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From Activism to Journalism

Habib Abdullayev (Muntezir) | Posted 04.14.2017 | World
Habib Abdullayev (Muntezir)

Everything started with the rising tide of injustice in my country, Azerbaijan. My father's involvement in politics meant that I was exposed to these issues from a young age.

The Best Way To Start Blogging

Quora | Posted 04.13.2017 | Business
Quora

How do I start a blog and what are the best blogging platforms available? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Answer by ...

Become More Effective by Eliminating Your Options

Allison Volk | Posted 04.12.2017 | Business
Allison Volk

The truth is, you don't have to do everything. You don't have to be a master at every single marketing strategy - just one or two that feel like the best fit for your business.

The C's Of Business

Meaghan Stevenson | Posted 04.07.2017 | Business
Meaghan Stevenson

When starting a business of your own it is easy to get caught up trying multiple strategies and not having a clear mapped out plan. You'll soon realiz...

7 Tips to Help You Build a Strong Personal Brand Online

Jonathan Long | Posted 04.08.2017 | Business
Jonathan Long

While your company's branding is vital to success, building your personal brand online can help you attract additional exposure, open doors to new opp...

What Happens When Writers Are Valued By the Number of People Reading Them

Lauren Marie Fleming | Posted 04.07.2017 | Home
Lauren Marie Fleming

My follower base is not large, but it is mighty. I'm tired of letting other people dictate what value I give my following and my writing. Fame and fortune lost their allure years ago. Now I want connection.

5 Easy Steps to Get Your Blogging House In Order

Carla Deter | Posted 04.07.2017 | Business
Carla Deter

Every time you create a blog post you're creating a new/unique page online (on the internet, across search engines). This means that you're increasing your chances of ranking in search results, having other websites link to you, and your post/blog being shared on social media. All of this results in new traffic to your site.

Why I Make My Private Life Public

Abby King | Posted 04.05.2017 | Women
Abby King

Every couple of months I get the same phone call from my mom: "I read your latest article and I just wanted to mention..." What follows is her mentio...

5 of the best blogs about blogging for non-techie creatives

Sarah Laurence | Posted 04.06.2017 | Technology
Sarah Laurence

Blogs about blogging? Obvious, right? While driving the commute into the city and listening to a podcast, I had an a-ha moment. It was one of those pr...

Blog From a Place of Service

Allison Volk | Posted 04.06.2017 | Arts
Allison Volk

Entrepreneurs -- especially female entrepreneurs -- so frequently get turned off by the idea of having to market their business. They don't want to appear "salesy," so they disconnect themselves from the opportunities and potential that opens up when you market your services or product.

Is Your Past Controlling Your Present or Propelling Your Future? 3 Tips for Moving Forward

Haley Snyder | Posted 04.03.2017 | Women
Haley Snyder

I am the first to admit that I lived in a space of victim-hood for a long time - and it was necessary. It wasn't something that I could 'snap out of'...

5 Undeniable Reasons People Hate Content Marketing for Startups

Neil Patel | Posted 03.30.2017 | Business
Neil Patel

Are you fed up with content marketing? You're not alone. Content marketing can be really frustrating, and for good reason! It's not an easy nut to c...

Three Low Effort, High Impact Tips To Grow Your Blog with Email Marketing

Erik Harbison | Posted 03.30.2017 | Business
Erik Harbison

These days, blogging is big business. So much so, that marketers who have prioritized blogging are 13 times more likely to have a positive ROI. And if...

3 Ways to Help Your Business Grow Using a Content Strategy Marketing Plan

Dorit Sasson | Posted 03.29.2017 | Business
Dorit Sasson

A content strategy and content strategy marketing plan are distinctly different from each other. Basically, a content strategy marketing plan builds y...

How to Identify What's Really Important and Get It Done

Allison Volk | Posted 03.29.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Allison Volk

Do you ever have the feeling that there are too many things to do every day but there simply isn't time to do them all? Or the energy to do them all well? I hate that feeling, and yet, the older I get the more I realize that it's kind of a reality of life.

7 Things Most People Don't Know About Most Digital Marketing Leaders

Neil Patel | Posted 03.26.2017 | Business
Neil Patel

Chances are there are some people in the digital marketing space that you respect and appreciate. Whether it's their innovative ideas, past successes,...

3 Fantastic Tools for Beginner Bloggers in 2016

Matthew Crawt | Posted 03.27.2017 | Technology
Matthew Crawt

So you have decided to start a blog and are excited about setting it up and getting your first post out to the world; there is just one problem, you d...

5 Ways to Be More Productive

Mim Jenkinson | Posted 03.27.2017 | Parents
Mim Jenkinson

I've always been an organised person. I've always had lists. Many lists! Always looking for ways to be more productive. I've prided myself on getting...

Adam Afara: International Event Planner and Wedding Designer

Madinah James | Posted 03.26.2017 | Weddings
Read More: Adam K. Afara, Events by Adam Afara, Celebrity-Flowers, Celebrity Floral Designer, Events, LA Events, Event Planning, Event Planner, Designer, Design, International, International Destinations, International Designers, Weddings, Wedding Planning, Wedding Photos, Wedding Photographers, Wedding Flowers, Flowers, Resorts, Photography, Photographers, Wedding-Pro, Wedding Professionals, Bridal Style, Bridal Fashion, Bridal Guide, Bridal Market, Bridal Fashion Week, Destination Weddings, Destination Wedding, Remote Destinations, California, Orange County, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Weddings, Orange County Wedding Planner, Wedding Professional, Qatar, United Arab Emirates (UAE), UAE, Dubai-United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Dubai Travel, UAE Travel, Mexico, Mexico Tourism, Mexico Tourism Board, Global-Weddings, Floral Arrangements, Decor, Wedding Decor, Set Design, Professional, Vision, Wedding Vision, Artist, Artistry, Corporate Events, Private-Parties, Variety Magazine, Beverly Hills, Pre-Oscar Parties, Beyonce, Coldplay, Hymn for the Weekend, Music, Music Video, Music Videos, Lady GaGa, Lady Gaga G.U.Y., Haifa Wehbe, Jennifer Lopez, Charlie Sheen, Darius McCrary, Akon, Debbie Matenopoulos, India, Mumbai, India-Holi-Festival, Chris Martin, Wedding Professionals International, Brides Choice Awards, Madinah N. James, Madinah James, MNJ Consulting Corporation, MNJ Consulting Corp, Writers, Writer, Authors, Bloggers, Blogging, Television, Television Production, TV Correspondent, TV Producer, Tv Producers, Film and Tv Production, Film and Television, Wedding Wire, The Knot, Ceremony Magazine, Variety, Unite 4 Humanity, Weddings News
Madinah James

Afara is a talented designer who specializes in wedding planning and creating imaginative sets, private party set ups, and innovative décor for several corporate events.

10 Ways to Get More Use Out of Your Content

Shari Medini | Posted 03.25.2017 | Business
Shari Medini

As bloggers, we are expected to come up with great content on a regular basis, & it can become overwhelming in a hurry! It can be much easier to manag...

3 Proven Ways to Build a Writing Portfolio From Scratch

John Rampton | Posted 03.25.2017 | Business
John Rampton

One of the most common questions I get asked from aspiring freelancers is how to build a writing portfolio from scratch. Many of them are just starting out and feel at a loss when it comes to creating a collection of writing clips.

What Type of Brand Content Converts Best?

Sachin Kamdar | Posted 03.24.2017 | Business
Sachin Kamdar

Content marketing is much more than just churning out articles. Creating branded content that optimizes audience engagement and ultimately converts viewers into customers also involves using the right format and channels. And the content can't just be okay; it must be spectacular.

How To Get Started With Accelerated Mobile Pages

Rahis Saifi | Posted 03.19.2017 | Technology
Rahis Saifi

As a website developer, your primary aim is getting people to read your content as quickly and as effortlessly as possible. Today, mobile web pages of...

3 Writing Tips for Bloggers

Shari Medini | Posted 03.18.2017 | Business
Shari Medini

Not all bloggers are great writers, but it certainly helps! One of the great things about being a blogger is that it automatically turns you into a better writer -- since you are continuously writing content day in and day out. Whether you are a newbie or have been blogging for years, I have 3 writing tips for bloggers that your audience will appreciate immensely, which will ultimately help your blog grow!

The Fastest (and Cheapest) Way to Boost Creativity and Why it Matters

Allison Volk | Posted 03.18.2017 | Arts
Allison Volk

We love to think of "creativity" as something that's reserved for the arts industries, crafters who spend most of their time on the weekends at Michael's, and our children. Finger painting! How creative!