Tip Category: Zero Cost Marketing Tips

Building an App or Online Business in 2017? Here’s A DIY Resource Kit of Free Tools & Tips!

Building an App or Online Business in 2017? Here’s A DIY Resource Kit of Free Tools & Tips!

Last year, I started working on an idea for a platform, called Counsell , currently available as an app on iOS and Android devices, that lets all professionals give and get paid advice. As a designer, I was fortunate to be working with an incredible developer from the very start so we knew we could [Read more…]

Why Your SaaS Business Needs Free Tools

Why Your SaaS Business Needs Free Tools

A couple of years ago, my co-founder Neil Patel and I spent $45,000 developing a free content analysis tool for our company Quick Sprout. Within four days, our free tool generated 17,747 leads . We saw a higher engagement on our site with each visitor who tried the tool, as well as lower bounce rates. [Read more…]

Free Tools to Test Website Speed

Free Tools to Test Website Speed

Regularly testing the speed of your website is a good way to catch bottlenecks and improve the experience of visitors. Here is a list of free tools to test websites. There are both simple and advanced tools to test page speed, search engine optimization, and mobile browser performance. Measure your website or your competitor’s. Get [Read more…]

8 Sources To Find Free Stock Footage

8 Sources To Find Free Stock Footage

Videos are in great demand in today’s world. A creative video leaves a lasting first impression on your viewer. Videos can also better engage new readers. While producing awesome video will take time, effort and money, why not just use free stock videos or stock footage. You can use stock videos to create amazing video [Read more…]

How to Create Useful Reports Without Spending Your Entire Week in Excel [Free Guide]

How to Create Useful Reports Without Spending Your Entire Week in Excel [Free Guide]

In today’s technology-driven world, executives and marketers can no longer afford to be satisfied with gut feelings and guessing. You need granular, relevant, enriching data to measure and surface the impact your programs and campaigns have on the business (and impress your boss). At the same time, anyone who’s ever created a marketing report from [Read more…]

10 Favorite Free Content Marketing Tools I Actually Use

10 Favorite Free Content Marketing Tools I Actually Use

10 Favorite Free Content Marketing Tools I Actually Use As marketers we must be agile to succeed. We may have a clear strategic plan, but we spend our days working kinda schizophrenic-ally — jumping from social media updates to email marketing strategy to assisting other departments with their projects (and perhaps even manage to grab [Read more…]

8+ Tools to Find Related Keywords for Your Content

8+ Tools to Find Related Keywords for Your Content

“Write for the user, not the search engines,” continues to be a mantra of content marketing. In reality, smart content creators write for both. Quality content is interesting, informative, original, AND it includes keywords, ultimately leading to more visits and helping you achieve your why . Quality content naturally builds links, which improves the site [Read more…]

Three things I didn't know about Google Adwords campaigns (that you might also like to know)

I’ve been running (mostly small) Google AdWords campaigns for years now. I’ve been tinkering and testing and largely getting good results – but Google changes things all the time. Plus there’s always elements that I see and wonder what they are and never quite get around to learning about. So I’ve been off at Google Engage [Read more…]

How to write a more punchy speaker or author bio

Is there anything more cringe-worthy than writing a bio? Yes, actually: hearing one that you’ve written read out loud as you’re being introduced as a speaker! So whenever I come across a clever (and mercifully short) bio, I take note. I look for clues about how to communicate better without the cringe. So imagine my [Read more…]

Unpaid engagement is still possible on Facebook…just

Facebook is a tough master for marketers. Once the land of zero budget marketing opportunity, these days when you don’t want to pay for advertising, it’s hard to be seen, let alone get people to engage with your posts. And of course, thanks to Facebook’s Edgerank, the less they engage, the less they see….the proverbial viscous circle. [Read more…]

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