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Why Blogs Are More Than Ads

Blogs – WAY More Than Ads. Way.

By Erin Pittman, Lead Editor / 2017 / 0 Comments

Are you confused by the terms advertising and content marketing? No worries. A lot of people are. At first glance, there seems to be a fine line – or no line – between the two. But it might not be as fine or MIA as we imagine. So we’re here to shed some light on…

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English, Please! Avoiding Jargon in Content

English, Please! Avoiding Jargon in Content

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

We know it has happened to you. That website. What language is it written in, anyway? What do all those acronyms stand for? Forget this. Move on to the next site, one that’s understandable. As content developers, we find this problem a lot. And we’re asked to fix it. Business owners know there’s a problem,…

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Dumbing it Down? Content Development and Your Readers

Dumbing it Down? Content Development and Your Readers

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

It’s pretty common knowledge. Mainstream news is written at a middle school reading level. And for those of us in the content development and website development industries, it’s also common knowledge that website content is meant to be written in easily digestible chunks. Plugins like Yoast not only assess SEO, they judge readability. Start writing…

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Real Estate Professional? You Need to Be Blogging!

Real Estate Professional? You Need to Be Blogging!

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2017 / 0 Comments

Real estate is a tough business. We know because many of our clients are in the industry. From brokers to agents to financial experts, we’ve become familiar with the challenges facing professionals in this competitive field. And one of those challenges is keeping up with online marketing. While this is an issue for many businesses,…

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Welcome to the Wedding: SEO and Content

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2016 / 0 Comments

Hear any screaming on our website? No? Good. Because if you did, it would mean you’re hearing things. Nothing here but a peaceful website packed with great SEO and content. All is as it should be. You see, there is a myth about SEO and content. “They” say the two are at odds, that each…

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Behind the Scenes at All Things Writing

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2016 / 0 Comments

The writing process – did you learn it 100 years ago in school somewhere along the line? Do you remember what Mrs. Something said? Maybe not. When you don’t write regularly or you’re not in a field that requires much writing, it’s easy to forget how to get from point A to point Z. As…

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I Was Content Marketing When Content Marketing Wasn’t Cool

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2016 / 0 Comments

If you’re old enough to remember the song I’m alluding to, then you’re old enough to remember there was no real Internet at that time, other than in the military sense. We still had a lot of history to live through, including enduring years more of the beeps and static that came with telephone modems…

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Better Your Business With a Blog

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2015 / Comments Off on Better Your Business With a Blog

Blogging is a big buzzword these days, and there’s good reason for that. In this era of social networking, there is power in those posts. But here’s the caveat. Your blog is only as good as the quality of the articles. Here are five reasons you need a professional blog for your business. Your blog…

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Haven’t Filed a Tax Return Yet? Don’t Fret, But Don’t Forget!

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2015 / Comments Off on Haven’t Filed a Tax Return Yet? Don’t Fret, But Don’t Forget!

April 15th is behind us, and maybe filing your taxes slipped your mind. Or maybe you were afraid to file because you didn’t have huge stacks of cash to pay your bill. Or maybe you’re still sorting through your shoebox full of receipts (a.k.a. your filing system). Either way, all is not lost. Whatever your…

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The Myth of Work-Life Balance

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2015 / Comments Off on The Myth of Work-Life Balance

You’ve got a business.  You work it like you mean it.  And like a majority of business owners, you think that means working twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.  You believe work-life balance is the title of some story told to naive college students.  There’s no way you can have it all, right? …

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Six Differences between Traditional and Alternative Medicine

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2015 / Comments Off on Six Differences between Traditional and Alternative Medicine

By Katherine Gotthardt It can be confusing sometimes, this thing we call “medicine.” And it gets even more confusing when we start thinking about allopathic (Western) versus alternative medicine. But Northern Virginia Alternative Health Practitioner Linda Dulicai aims to clear up some of the confusion. In a recent interview, Dulicai pointed out six aspects that…

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When is it okay? Living the Writer’s Life

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2014 / 0 Comments

I wrote the draft of a poem. In it I ask, “When is it okay to wake me up this way?” I’ll give away the punchline. The piece is about my dog who paws me with her clawed feet, sits on my chest and licks my mouth trying to wake me up so I will…

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Go ahead. Raise your voice.

By Katherine Gotthardt, CEO / 2014 / 0 Comments

At a networking meeting this week, I talked a little bit about voice in blogging and how important it is to your business.  If you aren’t familiar with the term as it applies to writing, voice refers to an individual style that sets the author apart from other writers.  When applied to blogging, voice helps…

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