Category Archives: Marketing

3 tips for drafting poll questions your readers can’t resist


Polls are a great way to engage your readers. While page view counts are a good indication of how many people made it to your page, polls help you gauge how many people are actually reading your content. And their … Continue reading

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Used car salesmen have fallen to a new low


My wife and I are in the market for a good, pre-owned vehicle, so we’ve been scanning the ads on craigslist.com quite a bit lately. Over the weekend we came across an ad for a car rental company that is … Continue reading

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3 things every indie author can learn from Walter Swan


There is a lesson all of us would be independent authors can learn from Walter Swan. I met Swan in December, 2013. Not in person. That would be tough since he passed away in the 1990s. I picked up an … Continue reading

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How to get the best deals of the year on Ebay


If you are a bargain shopper, your ship is about to come in. Four of the best bargain hunting days of the year on Ebay are just around the corner: December 24, 25, 31 and January 1. Here’s why: Ebay … Continue reading

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US Postal Service 2013 Holiday mail-by deadlines


Important dates to know if you’re sending cards or packages by US Postal Service this year

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Here’s proof you cannot rely on Facebook Insights


As if Facebook hasn’t done enough to lose the faith of those of us who depend on their Insights to gauge the effectiveness of our efforts, consider the experience I had today. I updated the cover photo for the Rosenblatt … Continue reading

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How to boost your home’s click appeal


I’m no realtor but having been on both the sell and buy side of real estate transactions recently I learned a thing or two about getting the deal you want in a timely manner. Realtors like to talk about curb … Continue reading

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