How to Get Your Website on Google's First Page

How to Get Your Website on Google's First Page

This post gives you a strategy for anyone who wants to know how to get their website on Google’s first page. It's exactly what we use here on the Takanomi blog—so we know it works. The post outlines how to do keyword research, how to optimize a web page properly, and how to cover everything else Google looks for in order to give your website a high ranking.

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How Do Hashtags Work?

How Do Hashtags Work?

How do hashtags work? Does it seem like everyone else understands them, but maybe they still seem a bit of a mystery? Or want to know how hashtags work on a particular platform? You'll find out there's more to them than you might have thought. And because there are some significant differences in how hashtags on each platform, you'll also find links to separate guides for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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How to Grow Twitter Followers

How to Grow Twitter Followers

If you want to know how to grow Twitter followers, this post gives you everything you need to know, with 10 top strategies you can start putting into action immediately. By growing your followers on Twitter, you also gain more credibility, authority, influence, engagement, traffic to your website, opportunities for growth, online visibility and a whole lot more.

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How to Show the Author Description on WordPress

How to Show the Author Description on WordPress

Everything you need to know on showing the author description on WordPress, whether for yourself or other contributors to your blog. Find out how to show the author description through your WordPress theme, where possible, or through one of the various plugins available for this purpose. Three such WordPress plugins are reviewed, along with some recommendations on which one to use.

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70+ Killer Ways to Repurpose Content

70+ Killer Ways to Repurpose Content

This post gives you over 70 different ways to repurpose content. Repurposing content means you multiply the benefits from an original piece of content many times over. By ensuring your content exists in multiple different channels, you're reaching prospects and customers you wouldn't otherwise reach, and building audiences that grow the value of your business over time.

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The Ultimate Guide to Using Quora for Marketing

The Ultimate Guide to Using Quora for Marketing

Find out how you should be using Quora for marketing, including why Quora should be part of your content marketing strategy, how to create and set up your Quora account in the right way, and how to use Quora effectively for marketing. It's the ultimate guide on how to use this popular Q&A platform for your business.

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RSS Submission Sites (Hand-Picked and Verified) That Increase Your Traffic and Online Visibility

RSS Submission Sites (Hand-Picked and Verified) That Increase Your Traffic and Online Visibility

After sifting through dozens of poor, outdated, frankly nonsensical RSS submission sites, this is my personal hand-picked and verified list of sites that are real and capable of delivering clear benefits for your business. To grow traffic and visibility, submit your blog's RSS feed as well as feeds from your content on other platforms such as Medium and YouTube.

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How to Use SlideShare for Marketing

How to Use SlideShare for Marketing

How can you use SlideShare to grow and market your business? This post shows you exactly how the popular slideshow sharing platform, including how to create effective slideshows, how to promote them, and more. The good news is that it's easy to do, there’s very little competition, and very few businesses are taking advantage of everything the platform offers. So what are you waiting for?....

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Publishing Articles on LinkedIn: Your Complete Guide

Publishing Articles on LinkedIn: Your Complete Guide

What does publishing articles on LinkedIn involve? How do you get started? This post has the answers you need, including how to increase engagement with your articles on LinkedIn and maximize the advantages for your business. Did you know LinkedIn comes second only to Facebook for B2B lead generation? You'll even discover how to use LinkedIn articles to deliver a regular supply of quality leads for your business.

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30+ Top Free Stock Photo Sites

30+ Top Free Stock Photo Sites

A list of over 30 personally-curated free stock photo sites to source high-quality free-to-use images from for use in blogging, social media and other creative projects. Find a brief description of each site so you know some background and what each one provides. Photographs are generally free for both commercial and personal use, but check the terms of each site carefully before usage.

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