Posted by carlycsA comprehensive audit of your B2B website can mean the difference between winning new clients and losing them to the competition. In this brand new episode of Whiteboard Friday, guest host Carly Schoonhoven walks you through four areas that can take your audits to the next level. Click on the whiteboard image above to open a high resolution version in a new tab! Video Transcription Hello and welcome to another edition of Whiteboard Friday. My name is Carly Schoonhoven, and I’m a Senior SEO Manager at Obility. We’re a B2B digital marketing agency here in Portland, Oregon. Now…

Are Blogs Dead in 2021? We Asked 10 Marketing Experts

It seems we all have an obsession with killing things off. Every couple of years, we revisit something and place it on the chopping block. In the new millennium, we had the Y2K computer scare. In 2012, we feared the world would end and we would all just poof. When technology took a more important role in our lives, we assumed all print publications would go bankrupt. Now, with the rise of video and podcasts, it’s blogging’s turn to feel the heat. I reached out to marketers with backgrounds in product marketing, SEO, YouTube, podcasting, and more and asked them,…

How to Use Clubhouse: A Step-by-Step Guide

Recently, Clubhouse — an invite-only, audio social media app — has gained viral levels of awareness. In just a few weeks, Clubhouse, which allows members to host and join audio chat rooms, has jumped from 600,000 to 10 million active users, gained a $100-million valuation, and hosted some of the world’s top thought leaders. Because of Clubhouse’s growing awareness, popularity, and chat-style interface, brands interested in building communities are getting more curious about how they could use it in their marketing strategies But because Clubhouse is still invite-only and not available for Android users, many marketers are just logging on for the…

Presenting: The Essential Local SEO Strategy Guide

Posted by MiriamEllisUntie the ribbons and hear the paper crackle — it’s a handcrafted gift, ready for you to unwrap! This guide is a labor of love that Moz has worked on through the toughest year in local SEO, with hopes of a stronger 2021 for local brands. It’s free, it’s jam-packed with over eight chapters of actionable local search marketing strategies for your agency or local business, it’s… The Essential Local SEO Strategy Guide! What is The Essential Local SEO Strategy Guide? Moz is publishing this free guide to support digital marketing agencies and local business owners who want…

5 Tips to Invigorate Boring SEO Reports with Storytelling

Posted by chrisgiarratanaAdd value to SEO reports with storytelling Monthly SEO reports are a vital part of any SEO strategy because they provide an outlet to educate customers, show ROI, and guide the conversion for upsells. While SEO reports are crucial in many ways, they are usually reduced to boilerplate PDF templates sent to clients each month with a generic message. If this describes your SEO reporting approach, you’re missing out on vital opportunities to retain clients and upsell with carefully crafted storytelling strategies. SEO reporting has always been an important part of my deliverables. Whether I’m working with clients…

How to Create a Facebook Business Page in 5 Simple Steps [Tutorial]

With 2.6 billion people actively using Facebook every day, Facebook has become a go-to component of almost any inbound marketing strategy. But as more and more Facebook features change, so does the process of setting up a Page. Don’t waste another day aimlessly poking around on Facebook trying to figure out how to get your Page posted. We built this guide to help you avoid wasting time on a marketing asset that should work for you. (If you’re looking for tips and resources for how to leverage your Facebook Page once it’s up and running, check out our comprehensive guide…

7 Emerging Technologies in SEO and Their Applications

Posted by AbdulGaniy_ShehuSEO is a dynamic industry. What worked some weeks ago might not work again right now. As an SEO professional, you need to know the latest trends and emerging technologies, to keep up with the ever-changing demand of the industry. That way, you can stay on top of your game and become more efficient in your business. In this post, I’ll share with you seven emerging technologies in the SEO industry and how they impact your work as an SEO expert. Finally, I’ll show you how to apply them in your business for optimal results. If you want…

Posted by OrbiteerDo you ever have to explain the importance of Domain Authority to clients or co-workers who have little or no SEO experience? If so, this week’s Whiteboard Friday host — Andy Crestodina — walks through how to get your message across successfully. Click on the whiteboard image above to open a high resolution version in a new tab! Video Transcription SEO is actually really hard to explain. There are so many concepts. But it’s also really important to explain so that we can show value to our clients and to our employers.  My name is Andy Crestodina. I’m the…

How To Download & Repurpose Your Facebook Live Content

Your brand’s team went on Facebook Live and now the live has ended. Instead of leaving that footage to collect dust in your video library, you can repurpose it. Think of live content like an item of clothing in your closet. You wouldn’t wear a shirt once and throw it out, right? That’s because you know you can style it in many different ways depending on the look and feel you’re going for. Live content follows the same idea. You may think that once your live Facebook video has ended, it’s no longer usable. But in fact, you can use…