Archive | June, 2013

The Importance Of Blogging And Content Creation

Podcast: Play in new window | Download In this episode of the Nuclear Chowder Online Marketing For Small Business podcast, I am talking about the importance of creating content.  With a specific focus on blogging. Content is no longer something website owners should do.  It is something they absolutely have to do. In my last […]

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Pin Point(s) to Ponder – 12 Tips To Enhance Your Pinning Efforts

Pinterest is a visual platform. Beautiful pictures float by in your feed and it’s addicting! But what if you are not a visual learner? I know what that’s like. I am not  a visual person myself. I am more of an auditory learner. Even if Pinterest does not suck me in for hours and I […]

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Customizing Your Thumbnails: A Hidden Jewel

There are a lot of plugins out there that give you great options for editing images and creating galleries. But sometimes I am reminded of a buried feature as I am doing tutorials. This is one of them. Let’s say you have created a small gallery using the WordPress default gallery. And you have added […]

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My 15 Minutes of Not Existing: Do Your Blog’s Readers Feel Invisible?

Andy Warhol said that everyone gets 15 minutes of fame in their lifetime. It might be true of invisibility, too. I know. I was invisible for 15 minutes. Never happened before that, hasn’t happened since. All I can say is that it was a surreal experience. Several years ago my wife  Judy and I walked […]

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Best Time to Apply Search Engine Optimization (SEO) to Your Website?

Now! I know that may sound facetious, but really, if you have a website that you have determined has not been optimized; you should try to get it done as soon as possible. SEO will help your web pages perform better in search engines. You will rank higher and get more clicks through Organic (free) […]

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How To Sell Without Being A Salesman

Podcast: Play in new window | Download I am lucky enough to be a member of the Podcast Mastermind lead by The Podcast Answer Man: Cliff Ravenscraft.  If you want to learn how to podcast, Cliff is the go to guy. Today I am lucky to interview one of the friends I’ve made from being […]

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How Can Hudson Valley Stand Out in Social Media?

After I did a Hangout On Air in anticipation of Mid-Hudson Valley Digital Marketers Meet-Up, Paul Rakov asked “how could a business in the Hudson Valley stand out using social media?” See Paul’s comment below. I mean, sure. I could have given Paul a half-assed answer in Youtube comments, but I figured a blog post would […]

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Want Better Return on Relationship? Make Engagement More Personal!

As I travel around the country attending conferences and speaking at events, one thing stands out to me in relation to brand engagement—particularly in social media circles—it needs to be more personal. What do I mean by that? Well, for one thing, it takes more than likes and clicks to develop relationships. People respond to […]

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