Published on 18th Sep, 2015 in Marketing

How to Use Quora to Help Your Business

How to Use Quora to Help Your Business

Websites that allow you to pose questions to the internet at large have to be one of the both best and worst things web developers have given us. You can post the silliest, most random question—“What should I have for dinner tonight?”—and you’re bound to get a slew of answers, plus start an argument about the advantages of pizza with mushrooms versus pizza with spinach.

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WTF Millennials: Tips for #ModernMarketing

Generations are extremely broad—they homogenize vastly different people, values, interests, experiences based on having a birthday that falls within a 15 year range. Yup, not every Millennial is a mustachioed, plaid-wearing, PBR-drinking hipster—just like every Baby Boomer isn’t a crochety budget hunter who doesn’t know how to use a computer. Shocking, we know.

People like to think of themselves as individuals, not as demographics.

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4 Ways that BuzzSumo Improves Your Digital Marketing Efforts

As digital marketers, we are constantly trying to keep up with all the things technology is making available to us. Thanks to many different applications and software, we’re able to increase our marketing efforts when strategizing for a client. One tool we’re really loving here at Marketing Zen is BuzzSumo. Whether your focus is social media, content, search engine optimization, or outreach, there is a ton of data and metrics you can get from the site to incorporate into your marketing strategies. Today we’re going to show you 4 of the ways that BuzzSumo can make your marketing team better.

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7 Conferences You Should Add to Your Calendar Before the End of 2015

As marketers, we are always thinking about our day-to-day and how we can be more efficient. Do more, be more, generate more leads, increase ROI for our clients and ourselves. And to do that, we need to look at the big picture. A great way to look at our roles and think about how we’re contributing to the bigger picture is to attend conferences and events where we’re able to network with others in our industry. Not only does it give us a great look at the competition, but it allows us to learn from those who influence us, and to get a better feeling about the direction our industries are heading.

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5 Ways to Choose a Keynote Speaker that Delivers Value to Your Audience

Putting together a successful event involves a lot of prep work. You have to deal with finding an appropriate venue that will be comfortable for…

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How to Brainstorm Content: 6 Tips to Catalyze Ideas

Are you a content writer? If you are, then, we’re offering you a high-five, up top! Why? Because writing content is hard work. Beyond that,…

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Who is Your Customer? Your Guide to Creating the Perfect Customer Profile

We recently talked about how important it is that the content, social media, and search teams at a marketing company work together. But where can…

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Breaking Silos: The Real Secret to Online Marketing Success

Here at Marketing Zen, we operate in our virtual offices all over the United States, and all over the world. Not being in an office…

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How to Succeed in your International Marketing Efforts

Here at Marketing Zen, not only are we based all over the world, but so are our clients. We have clients from Texas to Thailand…

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Why Should Marketers Start Thinking About Voice Search?

Here at Marketing Zen, members of our team are always aware of the search marketing behind a campaign. Whenever we do work for a client,…

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