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Marketing on Reddit 101

A lot of small businesses I talk to aren't marketing on Reddit. It's not because they don't really need to be but because many people think of Reddit as a platform of memes, crowdfunding, and political ads. While all of that is true, Reddit is also a source of a lot...

Backlinks are Overrated and Here’s Why

I can feel some of you marketers glaring at me through the internet. The truth is backlinks are overrated because we don't need them to rank like we need the other elements of SEO. Does it mean they don't matter? No. It just means they aren't as important as some...

Employee Engagement

Episode 19 - Employee Engagement is out now! Join me and special guest Lindsey Hack for a fun and VERY insightful discussion on workplace culture, employee engagement, and the benefits of listening to your best team members. Employee Engagement This is a MUST SEE...

10 Best Single Player Games on PS4

With PlayStation 5 being, literally, right around the corner, I wanted to reminisce on all of the brilliant, addictive, immersive journies the PS4 has given us. So here are my 10 best single player games on ps4. And yes, they are in order. 10 Best Single Player Games...

Content Sharing

Blogging and creating content are essential to our businesses but many of us have a long way to go to obtain an 80+ rating for linkbacks (authority ranking). So we need to rely on content sharing, which is linking our content to another platform. Here are some of my...

LGBTQIA Workplace Inclusion

Episode 18 - LGBTQIA Workplace Inclusion is out now! Special guest Shannon Whittington. I've been wanting to do an episode to help provide educational materials for better supporting and including the Queer community but was never an expert in the topic. I was so...

Content Marketing Mistakes

A lot of my audience are DIY marketers and recently I've seen a lot of questions come in about content, so here are content marketing mistakes you shouldn't be making. Content Marketing Mistakes No Goal If you haven't defined what your goal is, how will you plan your...

God of War Review

My God of War review is ready on YouTube. This game wowed the critics and players alike sweeping the gaming community and gaming awards by storm. It already made the list of the top 100 games of all time and the top-scoring 50 games of all time. God of War Review Or...

The Power of Positivity

Episode 17 - The Power of Positivity is out now! In this episode, Sharon of Svenson Hypnosis teaches us about the value of focusing on the joy in life. Included in this video we talk about reasons to remove yourself from toxicity, and the value of surrounding yourself...

Instagram Cracking Down on Fake Accounts

Instagram is cracking down on fake accounts according to the social media giant on a post they released on August 1st. They are specifically targeting accounts that meet certain activity criteria known as inauthentic behavior and following up by requiring these...

Greatest PS4 Exclusive

Since we're on the cusp of the end of one generation in the PS4 and the next in the arrival of the PS5, I wanted to share with you my bracket for Playstation 4 exclusives. Great PS4 Exclusive Note that this chart was distributed and submitted in July right before the...

Do More of What You Love

Episode 16, Do More of What You Love, is out now! In this episode, Coach Carol and I talk about the value of prioritizing ourselves. Making sure we have enough time to do the things we love is important to our physical and mental wellbeing; and we have to value...

SEO Tips For Beginners

A lot of you who stop by my blog and YouTube show are beginners. DIY Digital Marketers which, let's face it, can be tough. So here are some SEO Tips to leverage as you're improving your website's optimization. SEO Tips for Beginners Site Indexing If you built your own...

Zoom Etiquette

It's likely that during the days of COVID those of you not used to remote working environments are reliant on it now. It didn't dawn on me soon enough that Zoom Etiquette was a thing we needed to talk about. The viral horror stories that are circulating reminded me...

Mobile Browser Changes

Mobile Browser Changes will hit Europe for all new Android devices recently after controversial rulings in the European Union. The EU stated that Google's practice of setting Chrome up as the default search engine for Android devices was illegal under the EU's...

Ghost of Tsushima Review: Slicing Into this Open-World of Wonder

As always, I'll try to prevent disclosing too much for the sake of spoilers in this Ghost of Tsushima Review! I can't even begin writing until I give complete credit to Sucker Punch. It's rare that developers have such success on NEW IPs and this was no exception....

The Art & Science of Marketing

Episode 14 - The Art & Science of Marketing is out now! A very exciting and passionate show with very special guest, Angel Anderson. Angel is a S'Marketer (smart marketer) as a marketing manager for hire. This episode will talk about catering to your target...

PPC Budgeting Tips

I wanted to share with you some PPC budgeting tips because let's be honest, Pay Per Click ain't cheap. It can get really competitive out there and click-throughs can cost a lot. Business services like mine average $1 - $2 a click, but getting on top and staying there...