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Why your private wealth management firm should blog

Having run Monstah Mash for the past few years my bread and butter is sports blogging. However the world of finance has always been something near and dear to me as well. In fact before jumping into the world of technology, the world of wealth management was what I had originally set my eyes on. And that is why blogging in private wealth management will be the subject of this week’s blog post. Read more “Why your private wealth management firm should blog”

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3 cost effective marketing strategies to grow your blog

When it comes to blogging you’ll have to juggle between sparing no expense and pinching every penny you’ve got. Your design and content must be top notch to jump ahead of your competitors, but you don’t want to go so far in the red that you shut everything down. From blogging for three years I’ve found a few cost effective marketing strategies that do the trick and can help you take your blog to the next level at little to no cost. Read more “3 cost effective marketing strategies to grow your blog”

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Four tips to separate your sports blog from the…

So you’ve got a sports blog?

10 years ago that would have been something pretty cool; guys like Bill Simmons who started their blogs on AOL accounts ended up being bought out by Yahoo and ESPN as revolutionary pioneers paving the way to a new kind of media. But now, well, a 12 year old with an internet connection and a laptop or tablet can start a blog thanks to content management systems like Squarespace, WordPress, Blogger, and many more that make the process simple, painless, and very quick.

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Styling tricks and tips to make your blog beautiful

Nowadays blogging is easier than ever; content management systems like WordPress, SquareSpace, Wix, and more do most, if not all, of the heavy lifting, but that doesn’t mean that there isn’t room for styling tips and improvement to beautify your blog (and pick up a new skill on the way).

Sure, buying a pre-made template is easy and simple to do, but your blog needs to snap, crackle, and pop–but where do we make these changes, and better yet how do we learn where and how to style our sites? Now this is a very broad topic and while I don’t have the time to teach anyone a full course on HTML and CSS in this one post, I can give an overview, along with examples of what’s possible while direct you to the resources you will need to become a HTML and CSS master.

So, without further delay, let’s dive headfirst in.

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The 5 “tweeters” you never want to be

I’m not going to lie, I’m a huge fan of Twitter.

It’s such a versatile and useful tool to grow your blog, and I honestly think it is chronically underutilized. Sure Facebook was the original successful social media (sorry MySpace), and Instagram was the one that attracted aspiring “models” and got bought out, but there is just something about Twitter, and micro blogging in general that you need to use in your growth strategy.

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What’s in a name? Give a kickass name to…

What’s in a name?

Shakespeare’s Romeo of Romeo and Juliet postulates that “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet”, but is it really true? Honestly, no.

While we’re always taught it’s what is on the inside that counts, we as humans are superficial creatures. While the saying goes “don’t judge a book by its cover”, very often that cover means a heck of a lot in terms of whether you will scratch below the surface or pass.

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