How to create your own Link Tree for Instagram

Link Tree For Instagram

I love Instagram! It’s fun as people post their best images, videos and stories It’s also one of the best social media platforms for engaging with your audience. Instagram is the social platform with the most active users and it’s growing really quickly for businesses too. But on the downside Instagram doesn’t allow you to add…

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GDPR for North American Small Businesses


What is GDPR? GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation and it is a new European regulation coming into effect on May 25th, 2018. It is a privacy law that is meant to give consumers more control over their personal data.  The EU has always been more aggressive in protecting the consumer compared to the…

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Updating WordPress and Updating WordPress Plugins

updating wordpress

More and more people are reporting that their blogs have been hacked. To keep your blog secure you need to know about updating Wordpress and updating Wordpress Plugins. Out-of-date plugins and old versions of Wordpress are the number one cause for hacked blog sites. This should be a regular check that you perform on your blog.

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Are you getting enough?


Opt-ins are the life blood of your business. You can have the most successful blog in the world, in terms of visitors reading it, but if they don’t opt-in to your mailing list you are losing the opportunity to convert those readers to clients.

We have all heard the saying ‘The money is in the list!”, right?

Well it may be a cliche, but it’s true.
So how do you make sure you get people to opt-in?

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Why you should avoid using your MLM replicated website?

Why you should avoid using your MLM replicated website?

So you’ve decided to try your hand at network marketing!

Good idea – it’s a great business model and there are a lot of excellent opportunities out there.

You sign up and the first thing they offer you is your OWN website. Find out why you should avoid using your MLM replicated website at all costs!

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WordPress plugins to avoid


There are definitely some WordPress plugins to avoid! WordPress is a constantly evolving platform and has many plugins developed for use with it. Unfortunately, not all of these plugins evolve at the same rate as WordPress and can cause problems with your site because of this. Plugins are one of the biggest doorways for hackers…

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Get an avatar and stand out from the crowd!


Do you read the comments on people’s blogs? Have you noticed how many anonymous posters there are out there? Does your eye get drawn to certain comments more than others?

I think you know what I mean – you read the ones with a face rather than the ones that are faceless! They stand out – that’s why!

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Are you talking to me? How to get your blog comment published!

One of the best ways to get some inbound links (and that much needed free traffic) to your blog is by commenting on another blog. Not just any old blog though! Find a blog that is relevant to your niche market and that would have a similar target to your own and make a comment. But wait, you made a comment and it hasn’t been published! The chances are the blog owner didn’t approve it (sucks to be you doesn’t it!)

Your main focus whilst commenting on blogs is always to get the comment approved. Here are some useful tips that you need to follow to get the most benefit from blog commenting. Review the list and use the tips the next time you are out and about in cyberspace blog commenting!

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What is a pingback?

WordPress Maintenance

Pingback is a method for web/blog authors to request notification when somebody links to one of their posts. Typically, web publishing software such as WordPress will automatically inform the relevant parties on behalf of the user, allowing for the possibility of automatically creating links to referring documents.
Read the full article for an explanation.

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