Nine Tips To Improve Audience Growth For Your Startup

The Startup Magazine

Improving audience growth for your startup is probably the most important thing that you can do. You can get funding for your company that will help you grow, but you need to have an audience that is going to buy your products at some point. Find Your Audience.

10 Questions to Help You Figure Out Where Your Audience Gets Their Information

YoungUpstarts

Developing and deploying content in a way that’s consistent with how your audience finds their information is an important step in increasing your content marketing ROI. In addition to our own mental filters, we often rely on search engines and sites that curate content to help apply filters.

Search Engine Optimization Algorithm Changes For 2017

YoungUpstarts

Search engine optimization is a practice used to help your website rank higher in the search results fields of major search engines. Replace Keyword Research with Audience Targeting for Best Results. Take time to learn who your audience is and what they are looking for.

How To Build An SEO Strategy To Dominate Search Results

YoungUpstarts

Think about what people search for. Publishing content on social media channels, blogging and through influencer marketing will make you appear more trustworthy and authorative in the eyes of your audience. Consider alternative methods of search.

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NextView Investment Themes: A Search for Authenticity

View from Seed

This can be done with an application that mimics messaging or exists within these services, which have obviously massive audiences. When-oh-when will a movie premiere online only to a virtual theater audience?

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Web Weaving – Utilising Digital Marketing To Ensnare A Wider Audience

YoungUpstarts

If you feel stuck, as if your current audience is too limited, it might be time to widen your digital net to draw in a bigger customer base. Before you can expect organic search results, you should start by increasing paid traffic to your site.

Match Your Audience With Your Attire

Mike Michalowicz

Know Your Audience. It’s all about knowing your audience. Start by doing a quick search for the people you are meeting with, on Facebook and LinkedIn. The post Match Your Audience With Your Attire appeared first on Mike Michalowicz.

The forgotten element of search marketing

The Startup Magazine

Search marketing, content marketing and SEO can seem like a minefield to someone who doesn’t really know their way around the digital marketing arena. By building up a relationship with your audience, that’s how.

How to Optimize Your Website for Voice Search

Duct Tape Marketing

How to Optimize Your Website for Voice Search written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. If you’re in the marketing world, it’s time you start paying attention to voice search optimization to help you show up in search results via this method.

6 Things Startup Businesses Can Do To Increase Their Instagram Audience

YoungUpstarts

If your account is doing well, you are making frequent posts, but you may have a difficult time finding your audience. Much like any new account on a social media platform, it takes time to grow your audience. Thank your audience for their input and answer questions.

Search: Not Provided: What Remains, Keyword Data Options, the Future

Occam's Razor

In late 2011, Google announced an effort to make search behavior more secure. This encrypted their search queries from any prying eyes, and kept from being passed on to websites the users visits after seeing search results. Implications of Secure Search Decision.

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Proof That Your Audience Is Online

VC Cafe

Let me guess -- you are reading this article because you doubt your audience is online? Today, we tap into online social networks to search for product recommendations, ask for reviews, and share experiences. Yes, Your Audience Is Online.

How To Get Your Audience Involved With Pinterest

YoungUpstarts

The best way to use Pinterest for your business is to get your audience involved. First take a look at both your target audience and Pinterest’s users as a whole. So your goal is to attract that Pinterest population from your audience group.

NextView Investment Themes: A Search for Authenticity

View from Seed

This can be done with an application that mimics messaging or exists within these services, which have obviously massive audiences. When-oh-when will a movie premiere online only to a virtual theater audience?

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5 tips for promoting your Spa/Beauty Business in 2019

The Startup Magazine

For example, utilise directories and classified websites, as they promote a wide variety of products and will allow for customers to search for your brand. In addition to this, providing more content can allow you to subtly show your audience the experience of your business.

5 Steps to Small Business Search Engine Optimization

Duct Tape Marketing

5 Steps to Small Business Search Engine Optimization written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. When focusing on your strategy, start by developing a list of problems that your target audience is experiencing that you can help them solve.

Sole Traders: The Perfect Audience for Online Accountants

The Startup Magazine

It is a mindset fueled by a digital age that offers a tonne of information on virtually any subject with a simple internet search. It turns out that sole traders are the perfect audience for online accounting. Sole proprietors are the perfect audience for online accounting in the cloud.

PC For Rent – How To Make Money Searching For Extraterrestrial Intelligence

YoungUpstarts

The first project of this kind was GIMPS , a large-scale program launched in 1996 for the purpose of searching for Mersenne prime numbers , that is prime numbers of the form 2 p — 1 where P is a random integer. Searching for extraterrestrial intelligence.

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Massively Expand Your Audience with Guest Posts

Duct Tape Marketing

Massively Expand Your Audience with Guest Posts written by Alex Boyer read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. Most of all, it is stuffed with valuable information for your audience. It can expand your audience in ways that your blog alone can’t.

Challenges of Growing a Plastic Surgery Practice

The Startup Magazine

If you do this right, the result will be a success and the target audience will take you into account when choosing a respecting healthcare company. It’s advisable to have your website in the first 6 search results, when users type key words in the search bar.

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Why Your LinkedIn Profile Can Make The Difference in Your Job Search

YoungUpstarts

Not only is the market overflowing with highly qualified individuals, but to complicate matters, the job search and application functions of yesteryear are no longer valid. To avoid falling into either of these traps, search for keywords that you’re thinking of using in your own profile.

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Two Amazing Bar Charts: % Content Consumption, % Share of Search

Occam's Razor

In the second example there is no site analytics data, that bar chart will tell you that you might be celebrating success too early when it comes to Search while pinpointing for you how high the upper limit is. Both of these things combine to attract new audiences for our business.

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Andrew Chen: Growing renewable audiences

Startup Lessons Learned

Lessons Learned by Eric Ries Friday, September 12, 2008 Andrew Chen: Growing renewable audiences Growing renewable audiences (a talk at O’Reilly Alphatech Ventures) | Futuristic Play by @Andrew_Chen Non-sustainable: In fact, I’ll describe press and blog traffic as “fool’s gold&# because of the associated emotions that it brings. These are things that if you get right, you can optimize your way into a big, sustainable audience.

Memories of an Unconnected Era: Searching for Sugar Man

Both Sides of the Table

So that brings me to Searching for Sugar Man. He was producing in the era of Bob Dylan yet he languished in US audiences. So they go “Searching for Sugar Man.” Many people reading this will be digital natives.

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The Small Business Guide To SEO (Search Engine Optimization) in 2017

crowdSPRING Blog

If you’re moving slowly or have yet to implement search engine optimization (SEO) strategies as part of your overall marketing efforts, you’re falling behind your competitors. Pages that are not accessible from a phone, for example, will do poorly in mobile search results.

The Future of Mobile Search Marketing

Duct Tape Marketing

The Future of Mobile Search Marketing written by Guest Post read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. Search on Mobile Devices. Even Google’s famed SPAM fighter, Matt Cutts, commented he wouldn’t be surprised if mobile search surpassed desktop this year !

How to Identify Your Online Target Audience and Sell More

ConversionXL

It all starts with knowing who is your target audience and what they need or want. If you want to increase conversions, you have to figure out who exactly is your primary target audience, what they want, what matters to them and what are the sources of friction for them.

Lean Marketing Tips: Blogging to Build Audience and Drive Traffic

crowdSPRING Blog

We write for ourselves, but we also write with our audience of users in mind: small businesses, entrepreneurs, startup folk, and creative types. Search is important when building an audience for your blog, but social media even more so.

How To Write “Compelling” Copy When You Don’t Have An Audience.

ConversionXL

The key is to find the words that tap into those instinctual needs of your target audience and place them where they will be seen. Make sure you’re doing relevant searches for your business, services or products on places like Mention.com, and the various social networks.

Why Reviews Are More Important Than Ever for Local Search

Duct Tape Marketing

Why Reviews Are More Important Than Ever for Local Search written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. In fact, reviews have become even more important now that local search directories like Google and Yelp!

Searching for the Kinect Killer App

Genuine VC

We at NextView have been thinking about and looking for investments in seed-stage startups which leverage the megatrend of transitioning computing away from a standard fixed-web PC world. Of course that includes “mobile-first” applications and companies which ride the adoption of tablet devices (more on those in upcoming posts). But this exploration also includes alternative user-interfaces and inputs, like gesture controls.

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Stop trying to please Google with SEO and start properly hyper targeting your audience

The Next Web

Frequent algorithm changes in Google’s Organic search results (and indeed, the actual layout of the search results pages themselves) enforce a world where useful, engaging and purposeful content is quite welcome, and search engine spam is not.

Optimizing Your Tweets for Search

Duct Tape Marketing

Optimizing Your Tweets for Search written by Guest Post read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. If you know anything about your target audience, try tracking a few of them down on Twitter. In order to figure out what hashtags you should be using, simply do a search on terms related to your brand (or to the tweet you’re planning to send).

Make Your Restaurant Successful

The Startup Magazine

You want to make sure that your restaurant appeals to the target audience, so market research can really help here. Another good marketing idea is to claim your restaurant on local search places such as Google.

Increase Sales Using Social Media – Growth Hacks That Work

The Startup Magazine

You need to establish good relations with your customers in order to generate more sales and social media is the best place to find and attract new audiences. It is important to identify your audience by creating a buyer persona. Use storytelling to engage your audiences.

How to use Foursquare to market your business & reach a new audience

The Next Web

True, it doesn’t have the same numbers that the likes of Facebook and Twitter can boast, but what it does have is a dedicated audience which has made over three billion check-ins. If you can’t find your business on Foursquare search, you will need to add it manually.

Contact Instagram Influencers in 4 Simple Steps

The Startup Magazine

For example, if you sell organic hand soap and your ideal target audience consists of 30-50 year old women, a “mommy blogger” might be your ideal type of influencer. With a simple keyword search in the Explore tab, you can easily find relevant influencers.

Startup Marketing: Leverage an Instagram Marketing Service

The Startup Magazine

So it’s no secret that your audience is out there. The same principles apply here; find relevant hashtags that your specific audience may be searching and include them on your pictures to make the connection. Roughly 88% of the U.S.

Leveraging Social Media and Search Marketing to Skyrocket Your Local Business’s Sales

Duct Tape Marketing

Leveraging Social Media and Search Marketing to Skyrocket Your Local Business’s Sales written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing. And social media and search marketing, used properly, helps you skyrocket your local sales. Studies indicate that there has been a tremendous growth in the local, mobile search volumes over the past few years. Interacting with target audience via hangouts and chat tools in order to foster robust discussions.

Facebook and Google Ads – The Keys to Small Business Paid Search

Duct Tape Marketing

Facebook and Google Ads – The Keys to Small Business Paid Search written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape Marketing. How to Find Your Audience on Facebook. Creating lookalike audiences is another key component to optimizing your Facebook advertising. How to Find Your Audience on Google. Google Ads (formerly AdWords) allows you to target your ads by location and search words.

Dear Avinash: Search / SEO Metrics & Analytics Questions + Answers

Occam's Razor

I recently did a webinar for the Search Engine Strategies conference (I am doing the opening conference keynote at SES London and SES New York ) and my Market Motive co-faculty member Greg Jarboe sent me this KPI via email: "Your webcast was a big success.

Discover EXACTLY What Your Audience Wants With This Clever Google Analytics Hack

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

It’s a very clear example of how asking your audience the right questions can help you accomplish your goals for your online business. What Is Site Search And How To Benefit From It? If you’re a blogger, you probably have a search function on your site.

Searching for the Kinect Killer App

Genuine VC

We at NextView have been thinking about and looking for investments in seed-stage startups which leverage the megatrend of transitioning computing away from a standard fixed-web PC world. Of course that includes “mobile-first” applications and companies which ride the adoption of tablet devices (more on those in upcoming posts). But this exploration also includes alternative user-interfaces and inputs, like gesture controls.

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