6 Quick Proofreading Suggestions to Always have Flawless Writing

Written by Andreea Leau. Posted in Squirrly SEO Blog

Andreea Leau

Online Marketing and Community Management at Squirrly.co
Happily managing marketing @SquirrlyHQ (http://www.squirrly.co/ ) - Apprentice of the Delivering Happiness Movement. iHeart #wordpress. Also, #GoT

If we’re honest, proofreading is a routine and uninteresting job. After giving time to trying as hard as you can to produce some significant writing, you need to reread it to check carefully for grammar and punctuation errors.

Although it’s monotonous and taxing, it is also crucial. Use the proofreading tips below to move on without complaining:

1.  Concentrate directly and steadily

Although this is glaringly apparent, it has to be stressed. Unplug the TV, sign out of your Facebook account and eliminate any other potential diversions. Since you have to proofread, you need to do it quickly, directly, and accurately. You need complete engagement for this. Only your total concentration will give you a chance to complete the job faster and with less suffering.

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SEO Wars – What color is your lightsaber? [Infographic]

Written by Andreea Leau. Posted in Squirrly SEO Blog

Andreea Leau

Online Marketing and Community Management at Squirrly.co
Happily managing marketing @SquirrlyHQ (http://www.squirrly.co/ ) - Apprentice of the Delivering Happiness Movement. iHeart #wordpress. Also, #GoT

Have you ever thought about your SEO like a seo war? Well, it’s more fun to think about it like that and you will feel more awesome when you do so. You can even choose a seo guy in your search engine optimization trip.

Master Yoda and Darth Vader are here to help you with your SEO wars

Let’s see your real Force of your magnetic content. You can be either on the light side or the dark side, but don’t forget that whatever you choose will influence your website.

At Squirrly we like to follow Master Yoda on the path of the Light Side, but there are many businesses which choose Darth Vader as their SEO mentor. We like Darth Vader too but not as our help in the SEO wars.

So, what color does your lightsaber have and who is your SEO mentor? >> Click on the image below to see it larger.

Find out how marketing automation is going now a days [Infographic]

Written by Alexandra Nicola. Posted in Squirrly SEO Blog

Alexandra Nicola

Content Writer at Squirrly.co
Bringing happiness while typing at Squirrly

Lately I found one very interesting infographic about how the marketing automation trends are going. Our friends from Marketo blog and marketing automation researchers  at Software Advice, have a very cute robot to explain how things actually work in the online work with all this task. Here are a few ideas about what people are searching on this topic.

Concrete data about marketing automation

  • The majority of buyers (91%) were evaluating marketing automation software for the first time, with 48% of buyers currently managing marketing activities with CRM software.
  • Lead nurturing topped the list of desired capabilities (ahead of marketing analytic and lead scoring), with 40% of buyers requesting this feature.
  • 50% of buyers had fewer than 50 employees in their company (15% had 500 or more)

15 Types of Social Media Content [Infographic]

Written by Andreea Leau. Posted in Squirrly SEO Blog

Andreea Leau

Online Marketing and Community Management at Squirrly.co
Happily managing marketing @SquirrlyHQ (http://www.squirrly.co/ ) - Apprentice of the Delivering Happiness Movement. iHeart #wordpress. Also, #GoT

Coming up with fresh content isn’t always easy. What to say about coming up with a social media content that has to be interesting and engaging.

Sometimes, you are just not in the right mood to write or you are just unsure what to write. But, what is sure is that you want to make a content that will be loved by your audience.

That’s why, we found these 15 post types that can help you to create social media content that will get more views, likes and shares. So, which one will you choose for your next social media post?

The best SEO approach to Meta information

Written by Alexandra Nicola. Posted in Squirrly SEO Blog

Alexandra Nicola

Content Writer at Squirrly.co
Bringing happiness while typing at Squirrly

Title tag, meta descriptions and meta keywords are essential part of a blog. Making sure that you use the best SEO approach towards having a calculated and effective result towards them is vital for a good position in SERPs. Even if Google doesn’t take into account the descriptions and ignores the meta keywords, other search engines still consider it and use this types of meta tags.

Title tag for the best SEO approach

It is crucial that there is a Title tag in the site but just as important is to not have it duplicate inside your blog. Repeating the same tag in different pages in your site will bring a negative effect on the appearance of your site. The title brings advantages to the positioning in SERPs of different Search Engine queries. The description usually shows the snippet in the result page and it is used to attract the attention of the visitor.

Not just for the sake of best SEO strategy this text should be a convincing one that determined the searcher to select your page and not another. To make it count you need to find a convincing phase that all the same time gives an over all view of what that page contains. In order to make this the bounce rate of each page as low as possible make sure that these two elements are relevant for the content of the said page.

The details of an optimized Linkedin profile

Written by Alexandra Nicola. Posted in Squirrly SEO Blog

Alexandra Nicola

Content Writer at Squirrly.co
Bringing happiness while typing at Squirrly

As I promised in the previous article from this series, today we will get into the finest changes you need to make in order to have an optimized LinkedIn profile. If you haven’t heard about it until now check it out now. I’ll find out how to make the basic information on your profile make the best business card.

Do you need to put in the effort ?

I said it in the previous article that not everybody needs to get into the details of each element on their LinkedIn profile. The basic are recommended to anyone as LinkedIn has a growing importance in mobile devices and can be used for emailing new contacts. Now we will talk a little about when should you put the effort to have a fully optimized personal page.

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12th of April Squirrly Hackathon in Cluj-Napoca – Startupers, Devs invited

Written by Florin Muresan. Posted in Squirrly SEO Blog

Florin Muresan

CEO of Squirrly UK, http://www.squirrly.co/

Seasoned entrepreneur, growth hacker, writer, archer and inbound marketing adept. Mini MBA from ESCP Europe.

squirrly hackathon

You don’t have to build your own high growth tech startup to be part of one.

Join the Squirrly Hackathon and see what’s up with growing a startup.

Be part of a startup environment of building awesome things for the web for 24 hours, on the 12th of April.

Location :: Cluj Hub, in Cluj-Napoca, the heart of Transylvania.

Eventbrite - Squirrly Hackathon

Building a floating Content Marketing Strategy

Written by Alexandra Nicola. Posted in Squirrly SEO Blog

Alexandra Nicola

Content Writer at Squirrly.co
Bringing happiness while typing at Squirrly

We are going to continue the discussion of the 7 to do list of things you need to do after creating one article from the big content marketing strategy. You can head there to get the detailed versions and learn all about how just building content is not enough. For a quick reminder I included the video with the main ideas here.

All those are the basics of what you need to do for your new articles to actually get traffic but they are not the only tactics you have. Inspired by the comment left by Magic Fox Graphics at the original post we’ll get into detail to see what StumbleUpon for content marketing strategy.

SEO Strategies & Tactics [Infographic]

Written by Andreea Leau. Posted in Squirrly SEO Blog

Andreea Leau

Online Marketing and Community Management at Squirrly.co
Happily managing marketing @SquirrlyHQ (http://www.squirrly.co/ ) - Apprentice of the Delivering Happiness Movement. iHeart #wordpress. Also, #GoT

There are so many SEO strategies and tactics for your campaign, but do you know which one are the best for you?

Many of these strategies and tactics used to be effective for you, but not necessary nowadays anymore. Keyword research, competitive analysis, link-building and mobile SEO are the most important tactics.

Seo Strategies

Each of you have different and unique search engine optimation strategies and you have to find out how to use them in your campaing. You can focus on generating keywords, assess the competition or identify your target audience.

Seo Tactics

Seo Tactics are more used to gain valuable data and target specific opportunities within your competitors. You can focus on generating links, building testimonies, interviewing bloggers or just collect good content.

Once you have been identified your seo strategies and tactics, you are ready for creating your campaing.

How to optimize your Linkedin profile

Written by Alexandra Nicola. Posted in Squirrly SEO Blog

Alexandra Nicola

Content Writer at Squirrly.co
Bringing happiness while typing at Squirrly

Now when you see this title you might think, that you already have a job. Learning how to optimize your Linkedin profile isn’t just for people that want a job and this way they can make their resume be seen. If you need a person brand in the field you work in, (in inbound marketing we all need it) than consider this profile as your business card.

It’s the place where people can make a first impression, get to know a little about yourself and find your contact information. Also when a person you don’t directly know wants to get in contact with you, finding your email address might be hard but your social profiles should be a easy thing. So optimize your Linkedin profile to make sure you don’t lose potential contacts.

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