How to Setup a LinkedIn Group Step-by-Step

Posted on October 29th, 2008 by Aurora Brown

LinkedIn groups function much the same way basic groups do on other networking sites; you can’t do much more than post messages, reply to them, leave comments and add new stories. However, they are a great way to create a community for your service, website, product or company.

So how do you create a LinkedIn Group? Read on for a step-by-step guide…

What to Do When Starting a New Blog

Posted on October 14th, 2008 by Rohit Bhargava

Starting a blog is not for everyone. There are lots of reasons not to blog, including having the time to keep a blog up to date, having something to say, and the fact that blogging is becoming an increasingly crowded space making it far tougher to stand out than it may have been in the past. Why would I start a post about successful blogging with all these cautions against blogging? Mostly to make sure that if you are going to start a blog, you are getting into it without a false expectation that it can solve all your problems or how much work it will be.

Assuming you have the right idea in mind, the question I get asked most often is how you can make your blog as successful as possible. Here are some tips for new bloggers on what you may want to focus on in your first 90 days of blogging:

How to Properly Structure Your Site

Posted on October 1st, 2008 by Peter Da Vanzo

I’d like to take a look at an area often overlooked in SEO.

Site architecture.

Site architecture is important for SEO for three main reasons:

  • To focus on the most important keyword terms
  • Control the flow of link equity around the site
  • Ensure spiders can crawl the site

Simple, eh. Yet many webmasters get it wrong.

Let’s take a look at how to do it properly.

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