Fetching Friday – 20 Marketing Links & The 7 Minute Workout

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com.

The Resources Mashup

Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+, retweeted on @kikolani, and read in RSS subscriptions this week.

This Week on Kikolani

Blogging / Content

  • 50 Free Summer Titles For Blogs & Other Content Marketing – With summer just around the corner, here are 50 free blog and content marketing titles with additional suggestions to provide the inspiration you need to fill your editorial calendar for the next few months.
  • 26 Ways to Create Engaging Content – Social Media Engagement: how to use content to nurture engagement with your audience in a way that’s easy and manageable.
  • How to Write Fast (A Short Introduction to Speed Writing) – Most writers who’ve yet to be introduced to fast writing techniques can easily double their writing speed within a few days. If you can do that, you’ll also double your daily word count. If you’re paid per word, you’ll double your earning potential too.
  • How to Make Your Ebook Marketing Campaign *Almost* Perfect – Recently, a campaign by Easypurl got me clicking, and I wanted to evaluate why. So I went back and reviewed the entire campaign, from the first touch to the last. What I found was a good reminder for all of us: how one mistake can undermine an otherwise outstanding campaign.
  • 13 WordPress Plugins to Sort and Display Your Best Content – Here are some the best ones to get started with to help you discover your best content and share it with your visitors to encourage them to stick around on your website longer!

Business / Career

  • Strategies For Pursuing The Dream On The Side, Outside Of Work – Whether it’s writing a book, picking up a sport, or getting a new job, there will be times you want to work on something expansive and important that isn’t your day-to-day job. Here are some strategies and tips inspired by published authors who wrote their works while juggling a different day career for getting it all done.
  • 7 Steps to Getting That $100,000 Deal – VP of sales, Ben Sardella, created a 7 step process you can use to generate millions of dollars in revenue each year. He used the same strategy at TRUSTe and he took them from being a non-profit to generating $16,000,000 in annual sales.
  • How To Gain The Ultimate Competitive Advantage by Not Losing Customers – Focusing on customer retention is super important because the effort needed to keep a customer is a fraction of the effort needed to acquire a new one.
  • 9 Rules for a Simpler Day – These are the steps I followed, though of course calling them “rules” means we should test them and break them as needed. No rules should be followed blindly. I’ve found these to work really well, though.
  • You Can Market Your Business Yourself (and I’ll Help) – Discover how to combine solid marketing and great design to build a brand that grows your business in the Mastery programs.

Search Engines / SEO

Social Media / Social Networking

Share Your Best Blog Posts

Every week on Friday, I start a thread on the Social Media Examiner Blogging Club so members can share their favorite blog post of the week. It’s free to join, so sign up, find today’s best blog post thread, and share your proudest blogging achievement of the week!

Photo of the Week

Celestial Dream

Be sure to check out Jason Hines’ photography blog for more photos. Also, follow him on Twitter @jasonphines or Google+!

7 Minute Workout

Ok, the video is actually 9 minutes because they give you a break. While this isn’t Insanity, it’s certainly better than not working out at all.

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Comments

  1. says

    Awesome roundup as usual Kristi. Love the link to zenhabits coz I’m a FIRM believer of less is more. Having a simple day means more productivity – I’ve experienced this many times.

    Thanks again for all the links. I’ll check them out!
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  2. says

    That link building article was great and how to assess link building in today’s world.

    Thanks For adding it!

    It’s great to see something here for your health and a small workout many can do.

    Health is very important and I am a crazy bodybuilder. Absolutely love it!

    Samuel from internetdreams.com
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  3. says

    Hey Kristi,

    Truth to be told, this segment of your’s really helps in finding various topics or information regarding certain topic. I hope you continue to make this post since everyone can really learn new things from the links that you always share. Thanks for posting this, A reliable source for information. That’s all I can describe with this segment.
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