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Youtube Tutorial. How to Create Close Captions for Your Videos

This is a quick video tutorial on how to transcribe and create your own closed captions for your Youtube videos. Sometimes these are called subtitles. The reasons for adding subtitles to your video are many. If your video is properly closed captioned, more people can watch it. Closed captions are used by people that can't listen to a…
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Email Marketing: Sure Fire Way to Annoy and Alienate People

This idea comes up every few months in one group or another. Let's ask unsubscribers why they unsubscribed. Actually... let's not. Emailing unsubscribers is nothing new, email marketers have been doing this for over a decade but there's always some newbie that thinks they just discovered the biggest secret in the planet and start sharing it and posting…
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How To Rank For Featured Snippets

While I was at Affiliate Summit a couple weeks ago, I had a chance to catch up with my buddy Stephan Spencer. Stephan Spencer is an author, speaker, and internet entrepreneur. Who's Stephan Spencer? Stephan is an SEO authority expert, author, speaker and consultant helping some of the most prominent companies in the world. Stephan is the author…
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How To Schedule Your Content on Twitter Once a Month

Back in the day, Twitter was all about making direct connections with people you had something in common. You had to be on Twitter all the time and most people responded to you when you approached them with a message. Today, Twitter is vastly different. Most people come to Twitter to absorb information about their favorite topics. The…
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8 Key Digital Advertising Trends That Will Take Place in 2018

True, there’s still much to do throughout 2017, and we still have many months of planning and meticulous strategy to implement. However, 2018 is just around the corner, and if we’re not prepared, it’s going to take us by surprise. It’s essential that you get your business prepared for 2018 by learning the strategies that are going to…
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Not making money from your blog

Affiliates: This Is Why You’re Not Making Money Online (Video)

Sometimes we grow attached to an idea and a dream and fail to notice how our attachment may be preventing us from making money. I run into this situation all the time. Maybe this sounds like you: A blogger has been blogging for months, maybe even over a year and hasn't made any money. Perhaps they've made a…
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Which Should You Use? Single Opt-in vs Double Opt-in

If you're building an email list for your business, this is one of the first decisions you need to make early on. Should you use the single opt-in or double opt-in method to collect email addresses? This is a topic that is highly debatable and you'll find proponents of both methods. Each one has its merits and disadvantages.…
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The Truth about Free WordPress

Free is always enticing. This is why some people go to get a blog with WordPress.com. I have some issues with WordPress.com and I want to talk about those with you today. I'm going to come out and say it directly; you should not start a blog with WordPress.com, Blogger.com, Medium.com, or other free blogging platforms. Specifically today…
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