Affiliate Marketing Tools and Resources I get asked all the time about what products, services and tools I use in my day to day life as an affiliate marketer. You’ll find a list of my favorite products below (and yes, I use affiliate links if they have an affiliate program). Some are free, some are paid. I’ll do my best to keep this list as updated as possible (when I either find new great products or change my opinion on one I used to love). Blogging WordPress – Free blogging CMS.Genesis – My preferred premium WordPress theme.
Why Marketers Must Optimize Emails for HTML AND Plain Text [Infographic] When you send an email, a lot goes on behind the scenes. And as mere marketing mortals, most of us probably don't understand the process fully, especially when we rely on software to take care of all that technical mumbo-jumbo for us. Just take a look at the following infographic from litmus, which documents an email's journey from the click of the "send" button all the way to the subscriber's inbox. It turns out, getting an email to display properly in a recipient's email client isn't so cut and dry. There are quite a few factors that can affect an email's ability to show up the way you, the marketer, originally intended! How to Build Backlinks It is out of question that quality backlinks are crucial to SEO success. More, the question is how to get them. While with on-page content optimization it seems easier because everything is up to you to do and decide, with backlinks it looks like you have to rely on others to work for your success. Well, this is partially true because while backlinks are links that start on another site and point to yours, you can discuss with the Web master of the other site details like the anchor text, for example. Yes, it is not the same as administering your own sites – i.e. you do not have total control over backlinks – but still there are many aspects that can be negotiated. Getting Backlinks the Natural Way
Top 6 Underground Search Engines You Never Knew About Advertisement I love Google, Bing and Yahoo just as much as the next Internet user, but sometimes you really want to dig down into a particular subject. In order to do that, you really need access to those underground search engines that may not be quite as well known, but they dig much more deeply into specialized areas of the Internet than the general search engines are capable of. In many cases, these search engines are tapped into what is currently termed the “invisible web,” which is the information available on the Internet that standard search engines don’t have access to, because they are buried behind query forms or directory requests. The following 6 underground search engines that I chose are not porn sites, illegal piracy sites or anything else that could get you in trouble with the law, or with your significant other. Instead, I term the following as “underground search engines” for two reasons.
30 Best SEO Tools Online Are you a new product developer or a service procider, who wants to use the internet to reach out to the world? If your answer is a ‘Yes’, then you must be aware of the use of SEO to analyse the statistics and make the right marketing decisions. Well, any SEO expert will be able to tell you the essentials of SEO tools to reap SEO’s advantages in today’s world where technology can knit everyone together. Just as a builder is nothing without his box of tools, an SEO expert increases the visibility of his page using his essential set of SEO Tools. And he has a surplus of options to choose from.
SEO Tools - Firefox Addons for Search Engine Optimization [Note from Lee: We tend to get a bit heavy on the industry observations and strategy, so a nice tactics/tools post is in order. ] There are many different tools out there for SEO’s to use on a website. Each one has different features and benefits depending on how you use them. That’s why TopRank provides SEO Tool Reviews from time to time. We showcase different tools that you may or may not know about. 75 Loaded Marketing Blogs to Make Your RSS Reader Even More Fat! Last year, we compiled 75 Marketing Blogs that covered conversion, content, email, paid search, SEO, analytics, blogging, and social media marketing. Of course, there are many more awesome blogs out there. So today, we’re going to expand that list and add 75 MORE must read blogs for you to consume that cover marketing and business inspiration! All-in-One Marketing Blogs Econsultancy Digital Marketing Blog (RSS) – Latest digital marketing and ecommerce insight, analysis and opinion from multi-award-winning team of analysts and experts.