Tag Archives: platforms

Hubpages vs Squidoo – How to Make Money Blogging

… BlogIf your intention is just to start blogging, to get used to it, or because you just want to blog and a financial retribution is not your concern, then you have a few great options. All the following options are great, but in my experience the best for getting visitors is blogger.com. Now read on to see how the other platforms fare, they are certainly not bad. WordPress.comWordpress is the most popular blogging platform, and it is the choice of CMS, (content management system), for low …

Content Marketing and Social Media

… social signals, as a quality signal. What Are the Social Signals and Why Search Engines Care about them? Photo by Paola Peralta via Wikimedia Commons Social signals are metrics that tell search engines when a subject is hot. In other words, if a particular content piece gets reshared, and gets liked a lot on multiple social media platforms, search engines will interpret that as a positive signal. A new concept, introduced by …

Google Plus for Small Businesses – Promote your Online Content

… network platforms. Extremely flexible post visibility, public, only certain groups, or all groups; Facebook determines who sees your posts. Great for posting photos, very close to Pinterest. At the moment, Google+ is not flooded with ads, as Facebook is, though I suspect this to change in the future. I always make spelling mistakes, and I notice them hours or days later, I hate that I can’t edit them. On Google+ you can edit your post at any time. Google doesn’t ask you if you know …