SEO 2014

Topic: Blogging

seo-2014

Dec

18

2013

SEO 2014

Posted By: Ben McCoy

Last year we published a series of articles about SEO in 2013 – Part 1 and Part 2. Well, as the year is set to turn in the next couple of weeks, it’s probably time for an update. Plus, we’ve been fielding a series of requests for “SEO assistance” and would also like to take …Read More

internet-marketing-tools-and-uses

Nov

12

2012

Internet Marketing Tools and Uses

Posted By: Ben McCoy

There is a seemingly endless (and growing) list of Internet marketing tools and platforms available to the brands. However, finding the platforms that work best for your brand can prove to be a bit challenging. The diagram at right outlines some of Bicycle Theory’s favorite social media tools for brands and how we the can …Read More

Sep

29

2011

Blog Basics: Blog Resources

Posted By: jamie

First you start out with a small blog, not even sure how often you’ll update it. Next thing you know, you’re at a restaurant thinking how you can’t wait to articulate your activity creatively online later in the evening. You wake up in the middle of the night with ideas for your next product post. …Read More

Sep

26

2011

Blog Basics: Content Ideas

Posted By: jamie

Content content content. Looking for content ideas or inspiration? Here’s a list of potential ideas to get your synapses firing. Hopefully they help you think of new content around what inspires you. Ideas For Your Personal Blog Entertaining or endearing stories from your childhood. Random daily-event, sarcastically, artfully or otherwise entertainingly told. A D.I.Y. (Do-It-Yourself) …Read More

Sep

22

2011

Blog Basics: Pay Attention to SEO!

Posted By: jamie

If you are using your blog as a part of your business marketing strategy, for a band, or any  project you’d like to promote there are a few very important things to consider when blogging. Following the 7 simple reminders below will help your blog come up in relevant searches. 1) Make sure your blog …Read More

Sep

19

2011

Love and Blogging – 9 Wedding Blog Tips

Posted By: jamie

In five can’t-come-soon-enough days, I will be getting married. (Woohoo!) And because I’m such a nerd, one of the most fun parts about wedding planning for me was setting up and updating our wedding blog. While not all of these wedding blog tips will apply to Bicycle Theory clients across the board, some of them …Read More

Sep

15

2011

Blog Basics: Creating Stellar Content

Posted By: jamie

I spend a lot (okay, probably too much) time reading blogs. I also spend a lot (once again, probably too much) time writing blogs. And I’ve been doing both for a very, very long time. There are loads of tutorials out there about writing great, search-friendly content. But as search engines change and evolve – …Read More

Sep

12

2011

Blog Basics: WordPress Plugins

Posted By: jamie

So, I’ve referenced WordPress plugins about 5 times now since we started talking about blogs. What *are* WordPress plugins? Plugins are website add-ons that increase the functionality of your WordPress website. Often times, plugins become so popular that WordPress will include them by default in a new website installation. Over the years, I’ve used quite …Read More

Sep

8

2011

Blog Basics: 10 things to love about WordPress

Posted By: jamie

WordPress is simply put, a fantastic resource. It’s what I use for my personal sites and it’s what we choose to use here at Bicycle Theory when setting our clients up with their own blogs. You don’t have to take our word for it, though. Here are some of the big reasons why we think …Read More

Sep

6

2011

Blog Basics: Publishing Platforms

Posted By: jamie

So, you’ve decided to join 20 million other people out there and start a blog. Good for you! Where do you start? Well, first things first. You need a publishing platform. Not surprisingly, the choices are endless; so here are the industry big dogs and how they break down. MovableType Movable Type is an open-source …Read More