Weekly Content, Social and SEO Roundup (November 13 – November 20 2017)

Happy Monday marketers and entrepreneurs, I hope you all will be safe and have a great week ahead.

Following are some greatest piece of content that you should be reading right now.

From Visual Contenting

Amazon or Alibaba- Who Is Winning the War?

Several trends influence the ecommerce industry as the whole.

The war for ecommerce domination is still raging between the world’s largest ecommerce giants– Amazon (the biggest and busiest ecommerce company in the U.S) and Alibaba (a Chinese e-commerce company).

How to Overcome the Nadirs of e-Commerce

eCommerce, like any business, has its ups and downs. The people who can accept this are typically the ones who succeed. Those who are stubborn tend to not last long. Some people are naturally more adaptable than others; but that doesn’t mean you can’t identify and solve issues plaguing your ecommerce business. Here’s how to overcome the nadirs of ecommerce.

Why Infographics Should Be Part of Your SEO Strategy

Infographics allow you to take a complicated (or boring) topic and turn it into an easy-to-digest piece of visual content that captivates the reader.

Do you know that infographics should be a part of your SEO strategy?

A Simple Intro to Search Engine Optimization

Do you know that there are over 4,000,000,000 Google searches everyday?

SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization to getting your website the #1 spot on Google so more people visit.

7 Landing Page Best Practices for Ultimate Conversions

If your asset-hosting landing pages aren’t converting, they’re not doing their job. These best practices will help you successfully format and optimize your landing pages to score conversions.

From Smart Entrepreneur

How to Start An Amazon FBA Business in 5 Steps

Just a simple guide for those who doesn’t know about Amazon FBA business. This infographic will tell you about 5 steps to start your own Amazon FBA business.

Quick Guide to Drop Shipping

It saves you money, enables you to offer a wide range of products to your customers and more … Yes, we’re talking about Drop Shipping benefits.

From Around the Web

Lessons Learned Growing The Sumo.com Blog From 100,000 To 200,000 Visits In A Month

At the start of August, Noah Kagan hired me and my agency to manage Sumo’s whole content marketing operation.

I brought in my best people, and he brought in his best.

In August I hit the highest blog traffic month Sumo’s ever had.

I have some lessons learned from working with Noah that can help you take your content marketing game to the next-level.

5 Cold Email Templates Sumo.com Used to Grow to $5 Million

Be real. How many times has this happened to you:

  1. You spend hours finding a prospect’s contact details
  2. You craft an EPIC email
  3. You send it over to your prospect

And then… Nada. Nothing. No reply.

Should You Let a Bot Manage Your Instagram Account?

Doesn’t it feel like most people are falling a little too much in love with automation just because it’s faster and easier?

Sure, automation can save you time and mitigate the grind associated with repetitive tasks. But does it produce better results?

Can a bot truly be effective at replacing human interaction?

How to Learn Social Media Marketing: 30 Resources for Beginners

Social media is no longer an optional marketing channel — it’s a necessary one.

But that doesn’t mean results are a given. When it comes to social media, you’ll either have a lot of success interacting with your customers, or you’ll see little results — and that depends on the level of effort you put into it.

Few brands do social media really well, and those who do, see great things come from it. But for everyone who does social media well, there are hundreds of others seemingly spinning their social wheels with no tangible results.

YouTube for Business: The Ultimate YouTube Marketing Guide

If you’re new to YouTube business options or want to add something new to your current YouTube marketing plan, this page is for you.

Here, you’ll find articles and resources to help beginner, intermediate, and advanced marketers use YouTube channels, video, ads, analysis, and more for business.

How Dave Tate & EliteFTS Used 7,292 Pieces of Content to Outlift the Competition

7,292. That’s how many articles have been posted on EliteFTS.com as of Monday. November 13th, 2017.

But the title of this post is a bit misleading. If you add on the 2,000 monthly Q&A posts, 500 monthly blog posts, the library of 14,000 videos you’re actually looking at content that numbers in the tens of thousands. And we haven’t even touched the archived material from 1998-2014.

Marketing Mix Is Key To A Successful Marketing Plan

When it comes down to the absolute basics, marketing is all about one thing – getting the right offer in front of the right person at exactly the right moment.

You’d have a hard time finding a marketer who doesn’t agree with that statement.

Oddly enough, many of these same marketers don’t actually live by this creed. According to data collected by Hubspot, nearly 25% of marketers don’t know whether their efforts truly affect the outcome of a conversion.

Upcoming Events You Don’t Want to Miss

B2B Marketing Exchange Conference

A must-attend for performance marketers managing the complex sales cycles and group buying realities common in B2B industries.

Social Media Marketing World 2018

One of the largest social media events that you’ll ever, ever attend.

If you are a social media marketer, blogger, vlogger or a podcaster, you will want to be in this event once in your lifetime. It’s great, powerful and a lot of fun.

Visit our event calendar page to schedule your next events in the industry.

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Happy marketing!

Every brand has its own story that is waiting to be told. Storytelling technique combined with creative design is what you need to effectively tell this story. It’s what we do at Visual Contenting. We specialize ourselves in helping people and brands visually tell their stories to the right target audience, with the right messages and at the right time. It’s time to TELL YOUR STORIES WITH PICTURES!!!