How to Pay $500,000 for College
Now, we all know that college is getting more and more expensive. You can expect to pay as much as $50,000 per year at the more prestigious universities around the country. For a simple bachelor’s degree, that adds up to $200,000. While most folks are able to get some form of financial aid, the fact of the matter is that you’ll probably have to pay for most of your education with student loans and maybe even with personal loans, as well.
UX Myths That Hurt SEO – Whiteboard Friday
User experience and SEO: friends or enemies? They’ve had a rocky past, but it’s time we all realized that they live better in harmony. Dispelling the negative myths about how UX and SEO interact is the first step in improving both the look and search results of your website.
The Best Way to Suck at Marketing – Whiteboard Friday
When we take a data- and profit-driven approach to marketing, we can get so caught up in maximizing returns that we forget we’re dealing with people, treating our customers as simple transactions. If we’re looking for loyalty, we need to change that approach.
Is Cosigning a Personal Loan Wise?
One of the most common ways for someone with imperfect credit to be able to get a personal loan is by having a family member or friend cosign. When you cosign a personal loan, you are making a promise to the lender that, if the other borrower doesn’t make the loan payments, you will be held responsible for the loan.
Why Remarketing? – Whiteboard Friday
No matter what type of product you're offering, how your sales cycle flows, or what the industry you're in looks like, there are a many different ways that you can leverage remarketing to target your audience.
Handling User-Generated & Manufacturer-Required Duplicate Content Across Large Numbers of URLs
We know that Google tends to penalize duplicate content, especially when it’s something that’s found in exactly the same form on thousands of URLs across the web. So how, then, do we deal with things like product descriptions, when the manufacturers require us to display things in exactly the same way as other companies?
How Do I Find a Good SEO?
Finding a decent SEO is hard work, and the recommendations you get for selecting your perfect fit will vary as much as the people providing them.
How to Earn the Amplification of Influencers – Whiteboard Friday
Marketing your products or services can be incredibly difficult when your target audience isn’t already listening to what you have to say. In those cases, influencers have an amazing ability to amplify your message and boost your brand. The only problem? They’re (rightfully) quite picky about what they share.
Make Sure Your Banker Has Your Best Interests at Heart
No matter where you conduct your financial business, one thing is sure. That institution is out to make a profit. Even if you do your banking at a credit union, which is technically a non-profit organization, companies and organizations in financial services need to show more money coming in that what’s going out if they are to stay afloat. Whether you take out personal loans, a mortgage, or just a savings account, make sure that your banker has your best interests at heart.
High-Value Tactics, Future-Proof Link Building – Whiteboard Friday
The past 12 months have been brutal for many traditional forms of link building. Techniques that once worked are now penalized. Webmasters wonder what tactic will fall under the hatchet next – infographics, guest post blogging, or something else?