3 easy techniques and tools that increase your productivity

You can start being productive by keeping yourself away from Facebook for a half an hour. That’s the real test!

Then, by really wanting to achieve great things. If you want to achieve great things, you’ll do what it takes.

Productivity is hard in a world with so many distractions. But if you really have a dream, you should start setting some rules that lead to self-discipline.

And try not to break them.

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Why you should use landing pages on your site – How to create a landing page that converts

Landing pages are amazing. They are in the top of the best money-making strategies in marketing. Believe it or not, they have the power to make the customers interact with your content in a way or another. Landing pages are actually those pages that stand between your customer and their decision to either take the final step or not. If they decided to take action, then the landing page did its job.

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The importance of blogs – Why every business needs a blog for marketing

If you look at the biggest companies in the world, there are just a few without blogs. I challenge you to go to their websites and find the blog. Also, you’ll notice that they’re posting regularly.

If brands like Samsung, Apple or Volkswagen have blogs, I think I just made my point. Most of the time they can be found under the name “Blog” but sometimes you’ll notice they are named “Latest News” or simply “News”, pages where these companies’ communicators are writing posts about the latest announcements and releases.

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Content vs Design – Which one matters more?

At a first glance, you may think they are not related. Because they are two different things. By content, I mean text – posts, articles, landing pages, ads etc. By design, I mean how you present your ideas visually.

Blogs have the power and all the big companies use them to monetize their work, inter alia. When it comes to marketing, if you don’t blog, you don’t exist.

Content and design should complement each other, but have they an equal value?

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Free video resources for your WordPress blog and website

A couple of months ago, I made a post that lists some of the greatest sites that offer free photos you can use on your site without having to worry about their copyright.

Now it’s time for you to know where you can find free videos as well. As today’s websites tend to be more and more based on multimedia files, it’s good to have your own video “stash” somewhere, just in case.

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Free photography resources for your blog – Where to find free images?

It’s not so easy to pick the right images when writing an article. The posts are yours and you have no worries, but what about the photos you’re using? Unless you’re a photographer and you have your own image stock. You can’t just google a random image and steal it. Its copyright stays in the way.

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What are the best ways to improve your blog?

I launched this blog two weeks ago, but I still use it just for practice and I never thought of promoting it or using it for other purposes. I keep this blog alive only for exercising and improving my writing skills and also for helping me to coordinate myself better. For instance, respecting a certain schedule and turning this work into a daily routine and making it an essential part of my life.

But I’ll probably start to promote it a bit in the near future, why not? What’s the fun in just writing for yourself without having any readers?

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