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Who edits the editor?

By Lindsay McComb / Posted 8.26.2014 / In Tips, Content Tips / 0 comments

Much like how doctors make terrible patients, editors stink at editing their own writing. Even the best editors can often be blind to their own mistakes. Here's how to fix that.

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How to write better business emails

By Lindsay McComb / Posted 5.20.2014 / In Business, Tips, Content Tips / 0 comments

Do you want people to actually read your business emails? Of course you do. Here are five tips to help make that happen.

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The art of web content

By Lindsay McComb / Posted 4.15.2014 / In Tips, Content Tips / 2 comments

There are many elements to good SEO. It's all about having good content, and good content isn't just a nice "About" page or some meta descriptions. Think bigger.

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When it’s time to let a blog die

By David Precht / Posted 3.14.2013 / In Business, Tips, Content Tips / 3 comments

So your blog made a splash... at first. But sustaining that can be next to impossible, especially if you’re writing said blog in your spare time. You're busy and the creative well is drying up. Is it time to let your blog die?

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Global Variables in ExpressionEngine

By Clinton Reeves / Posted 5.29.2012 / In Code, ExpressionEngine, PHP, Tips, Code Tips, Content Tips / 2 comments

Streamline your EE build using custom Global Variables.

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Tumblr is going to be big(ger)

By Lindsay McComb / Posted 1.10.2012 / In Business, Social Media, Tips, Content Tips / 0 comments

Mark my non-paid words: Tumblr is gonna be big...or rather bigger. Whether you're new to the blogging game or have been around the blogging block since Geocities was cool, you can definitely jump on the Tumblr bandwagon. Easy interface, clean design and 39 million blogs can't be wrong.

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Web design is like a first date: it’s all about making a good first impression

By Laura Riegel / Posted 12.13.2011 / In Tips, Content Tips, Design Tips / 2 comments

If you're a website junkie like me, you've probably heard some rumblings between the above the fold and scrollbar advocates when it comes to website usability. Like me, you're also probably wondering what all the hubbub is about. Well, wonder no more. Let's dig in.

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RSS feeding frenzy, Part I

By Clinton Reeves / Posted 10.11.2011 / In Code, ExpressionEngine, HTML, Tips, Content Tips / 0 comments

In Part I of this series, we look at the importance of having RSS Feeds available on your site. With the rise of social media, many believe that feeds have become a thing of the past. This couldn't be further from the truth. Feeds serve a specific purpose and are just as important now as they have been in the past.

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ExpressionEngine for dummies

By Lindsay McComb / Posted 3.29.2011 / In Code, ExpressionEngine, Tips, Content Tips / 4 comments

ExpressionEngine can do as little or as much as you need. It's made for those who speak web and for those who are barely web literate. Managing content and creating articles has never been easier.

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How to write an article for the web

By Lindsay McComb / Posted 3.15.2011 / In Business, SEO, Tips, Content Tips / 2 comments

You can create a website using HTML and a paperclip. You're basically the MacGyver of web development, but you can't write an article to save your life. Don't panic. You know what you want to write. We'll help you with the how.

Perfect tips for a perfect headline: Writing for the web brought to you by The META Q

Perfect tips for a perfect headline: Writing for the web

By Lindsay McComb / Posted 1.19.2011 / In Business, Tips, Content Tips / 0 comments

How to craft the shortest, catchiest, keyword-iest web headline ever.