Get To Know Your Keywords… And Your Competitor’s

The keyword competitionOne of the most complex aspects of running a site or blog is the keyword game. A little hard to understand and very tough to compete if you are not a SEO expert.

Since I’m very far from being one and the content of this blog is really intended for the business person and entrepreneur that is focused mostly on his/her business but wants to understand this game a little better, we’ll use a tool that is not only accessible to anyone but also very simple and user-friendly. In case you don’t know what I’m talking about, is

You are going to discover a few things with KeyRow, starting with the keywords where your site is performing best, looking at the contenders in the category or even see who is dominating one specific keyword.

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So Which One Is The Right Use Of Twitter Anyways?

So which is the right use of twitter anyways?In my opinion, the whole conversation about what is the right way to use Twitter or who’s using it wrong just adds to the confusion of those on the early stages of social media.

There are different styles and it seems that we tend to go one way or the other. What’s important is that the objective of using Twitter for your business is clear to you. Your voice, as some call it, will develop naturally.

What I want to do with this post is provide some basic understanding and clarity on the different styles to see if there is in fact, a right way to use Twitter. If you navigate through some of the accounts of the biggest names such as @guykawasaki, @chrisbrogan or even @aplusk you will be able to see the differences in style very clear.

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10 Free Twitter Tools I Will Use Today

Twitter Free ToolsWhat tools do you use to handle your Twitter activity? This is one of the questions I get asked a lot…

And while I think tools should take the backseat in social media, they are still important in helping you be more productive, engage better, measure and just make your life easier. Besides, let’s be honest, tools are cool.

That’s why I thought of making a little list of 10 of the free tools I use on a daily basis, not just to share with you what I use but for you to participate and make this a useful discussion. So, add your tools in the comments section of this post to share with everybody and maybe learn from others too.

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Please Excuse The Dust… We Are Getting A Facelift

Today is a very exciting day at SocialMouths, we are finally launching our new redesigned home and, of course that means some weird stuff happening in the front-end. Please excuse us if you experience longer load times or you see stuff out of place, we are working very fast to go back to normal as soon as possible.

Thanks for your understanding!

6 Tools For Twitter Sentiment Tracking

Sentiment Analysis Social MediaIs Sentiment important for your social media analysis? Is it relevant or even accurate? There is a lot of talk about it, that’s for sure.

Sentiment is probably one of the hardest aspects to analyze in social media and some of the brightest minds in web analytics say we are not there yet. So why bother?

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How To Track Backlinks To Your Blog

Backlinks to your siteIt’s no secret that building backlinks is one of the most important aspects of SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and one of the things you can do yourself to improve your rankings.

Now, are you aware of who is currently linking back to your site? In this post we’ll go over how to find out, setup alerts through a simple tool you already know, Google and see other options.

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