25 Insights from 30 Days of Blogging

Hubspot Blog for 30 Challenge Results January 2014

2/7/2014 Update: Marketplicity Digital Marketing Blog was chosen as a Hubspot Blog for 30 Challenge winner! Congrats to @varonis, @cooltshirtquilt & @Marketplicity for winning the #blogfor30 challenge! http://t.co/EHm1BZMTCe — HubSpot (@HubSpot) February 7, 2014 Despite my best intentions, I never could get myself to blog on a regular basis. I am well aware that blogging […]

Why You Should Write Content That Already Exists

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We have all heard and read the mandate from hundreds of sources – create original content! Sounds like solid advice. No one will argue with it. The problem is, it’s easier said than done. Today, there are billions of websites, blogs and social media pages publishing trillions of pieces of content. No topic has been […]

29 Resources and Tools I Used to Build the New Marketplicity.com

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Building a website is rarely a one person endeavor. While some designers and developers may build the site themselves, we use tools, learn from blogs, get support from forums and are inspired from other web workers for every project. I was struck by the sheer amount of resources I use in building a site when […]

2013 Genesis Framework Developer & Designer Survey Results

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The results are in! Thank you so much to everyone who took the time to take the survey and share it on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and their blog. Without your help, this wouldn’t have been possible! Alright, enough with the sappy stuff – read on for the results! I have been designing WordPress websites with […]

20 Content Marketing Tips & Insights from the Experts

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On the final day of SMX East, there was a room that tested out a conversation style session where a panel of industry professionals answered questions from the audience. I sat in on the Content: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly session where some of the brightest minds in the search marketing world shared […]

Upgrading from WordPress 2.2 to 3.5: What You Need to Know

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I love the ease with which you can update a WordPress blog to the latest build. The Click to Update feature has made WordPress webmasters’ lives much easier. But this feature hasn’t been around forever, and if you built WordPress sites before version 2.7 was released, you were stuck doing a manual update, which means […]