Pushing Social Digest: Help For The Small Business Blogger

Get new articles sent to you. 

We kicked off a new series this week – Small Biz Thursdays and added a new checklist to the 1,000 Blog Reader Challenge toolkit.  Here’s the full run down:

Why Your Small Business Needs to Start Blogging Now

I discovered that there wasn’t practical blog marketing information specifically suited for small business owners.  We’re going to fix that starting next Thursday.  Take a look at what we have in store for you.

Get Your 1,000 Blog Readers Challenge Checklist (It’s Free!)

Come and get your blog checklist of techniques and tips you can use to power your march to 1,000 new blog readers.  Make sure you download the checklist and start working through it as soon as you can.

How to Blog with Style 

I know you have the expertise and raw talent to succeed.  But do you have style?  What are you doing to stand out from the crowd and get noticed?  Here are a few pointers to get you started.

7 Ways to Get Your Blog Noticed in a Crowded Niche

Do you blog in a competitive niche?  Most bloggers don’t have the pleasure of being the most popular blog in their niche.  This article will show you how to get your blog noticed and outshine the big guys

PS+Twitter

Content Marketing for Professional Services: Does It Cannibalize Your Business?

Joe Pulizzi’s guest post on Convince and Convert offered some incredibly useful insights for using content marketing to promote professional services.  The landscape has changed and now us professional services types need to view ourselves as publishers as well as consultants.  Excellent read.

Pinterest – The Best Social Media for Newcomers?

The Pinterest juggernaut is still turning heads in the media world.  Pinterest’s ability to drive traffic is earning it a seat at the social media table.  Jeff Bullas offers some interesting stats to make Pinterest’s case.

15 Bite-Size Tips for Getting Your Guest Posts Accepted Almost Every Time

Guest posting is on my top 5 list of blog promotion tactics.  Guest posting will build your audience.  The trick is getting your guest post accepted.  This guest post by Hector Cuevas offers 15 practical and simple ways to increase your chances of getting a guest gig.

5 Tips for Moving Social Media Leads into the Sales Funnel

We’ve moved into the “prove it to me phase” of social media and content marketing.  Business owners are looking for proof that their social media investment is moving the profit needle.  This excellent (as always) post on Social Media Examiner points out 5 killer tips for moving social media fans into the customer column.

How to Build Point-and-Click Mobile Responsive Websites with WordPress

How does your blog look on a smartphone?  I was horrified to discover that Pushing Social was practically unreadable to 15% of my audience that read it via their phone!  I quickly updated my theme to a “mobile responsive” design that looks great on even the tiniest screens.  This Copyblogger post will walk you through the specifics of getting your blog ready for mobile readers.

If you want to get more practical social media links follow @pushingsocial on Twitter

[onethousand]

About Stan

Stan Smith is the Managing Director of Pushing Social a content marketing consultancy for aggressive, results-focused organizations.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes

Topics