Huawei Bitcoin

Does the name “Huawei” mean anything to you? For many Americans, the answer is no, but Huawei is actually the third-largest manufacturer of cell phones in the world. The company is based in China (which helps explain their relative obscurity in the west), and interestingly enough, they offer their users a digital wallet that’s similar to Apple Pay. What makes the “Huawei Wallet” unique, though, is a newly unveiled feature to pay for goods and services with bitcoin. In this …

Burger King Insta Stories

Online ordering is the way of the future. Whether it’s through apps or desktop websites, more and more eateries are now offering consumers ways to assemble a meal, pay for it online, and either have it delivered to their door or be ready for pickup at a store within the hour. Not all eateries offer this kind of service, of course; many still require customers to either call in their orders or simply drop by in-person. But restaurants that DON’T …

Wonderful World Of Social

The wonderful world of social media. It seems like every 2-3 years a new social medium comes out and changes the way we all communicate. While the quantity of the platforms you are on is obviously important, what’s more important is the quality of content and the way you communicate on each, individual platform. Gone are the days were you can simply “push” out one piece of content onto all of the social mediums you or your company exists on. …

Free 2017 Content Calendar Template (Downloadable)

Last year, one of our most popular blog posts was our free 2016 content calendar via Google Sheets, complete with sections for your social media posts so that you could plan out your whole year of content marketing. In that spirit, we’ve updated the calendar and once again it’s free to download and use at your discretion.

LinkedIn Is the New Preferred Social Sharing Network: Here’s How To Take Advantage

Over the years, I’ve seen many social sharing networks come and go. I remember the good old days when Digg, Delicious, and Reddit were popular social sharing websites, and if you want content like a new blog post promoted, you just went over to Digg, submitted it, and hopefully it would get enough up votes to hit the site’s home page. Google Plus gained some popularity at the beginning, still can send social traffic to a site, but not like …

Cheat Sheet: Social Media Image Sizes

Whenever we engage a new client or do a website or marketing makeover for a client, one of the included parts is the social media part, where we review the current social media strategy and our client’s use of the social media websites. After all, social media is very much a part of SEO nowadays, and you need a good social media presence to help with your website’s SEO. To make the most of social, you need great photos and …

Top 100 Tech Influencers on Twitter for 2014

Business Insider has released their list of the top 100 most influential tech people who are on Twitter. This is the updated list for 2014. There are some surprises, as it’s interesting to see several people from the search industry make the list this year. For example, Rand Fishkin @randfish comes in #73, while Matt Cutts @mattcutts came in 32nd in the list. Danny Sullivan @dannysullivan beat out @mattcutts and Danny is 22nd on the list. 100. Rupert Murdoch Handle: …

Introducing a New Google Plus Quality Metric: Views Per Follower VPF

Google Plus recently introduced a new public metric on user profiles where they show the total number of post views the user has generated. This, in itself, is an interesting metric, because it shows how active each user is on Google Plus, and how many people have actually viewed posts they have made. But I have decided to take this number one step further, and introduce a brand new quality metric: Views Per Follower (VPF).