Wix.com is one of many website builders, along with others like SquareSpace, Weebly, IM Creator, and blogging platforms like Tumblr and WordPress.com. All of these businesses use some kind of back-end setup with a collection of plugins or a certain range of allowable custom code, which lets you create a website from scratch.The idea behind these services is fine. Allowing people to make their own websites without needing to learn how to develop them from scratch, and without the cost of their own hosting, is a good business model.The question is, is a Wix site usable for a real business? It all comes down to SEO. If the SEO hit from using Wix is so large that it becomes an insurmountable obstacle to growth, you obviously don’t want to use it. Let’s look at the details, shall we?A View From InsideIn order to write this article – since I’ve never grown a Wix site of my own – I’ve taken to looking at other blog posts written on the subject and analyzing … [Read more...] about Are Wix.com Websites Good or Bad for SEO?
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Have you ever thought about being a blogger? It is cool right! And most times people get jealous of bloggers and aspire to be like them and that is why I will be teaching how to create a blog for free and make money. Many times I get a lot of messages from people on how they can start their own blog and definitely I would love to share with them but I believe it will be very long guide because potentially blogging is very easy and at same time complicated too so learning how to start a blog is not a big deal anyways. You might love to become a blogger maybe as a passion or to grow your business online. Before we get started I will love to ask a question. What is a blog? A blog (a truncation of the expression weblog) is a talk or educational site distributed on the Internet consisting of discrete, regularly casual journal style content sections (“posts”). Posts are normally shown backward sequential request, so that the latest post seems to start with, at the highest point … [Read more...] about How To Create A Blog For Free And Make Money
Wix, Weebly, Squarespace, Shopify, Gutensite, iPage – all of these have one major thing in common. They’re website builders, designed to make it easy to “build a website without hiring a developer”. “Build a website in 5 minutes,” one proclaims. On top of that, almost every hosting provider offers a website builder of some sort. GoDaddy, HostGator, BlueHost, BraveNet – they all promise that, with the click of a button, you’ll be able to create a traffic generating machine. Just point, drag, click and publish into publishing heaven. They offer these services for free or for a very attractive low price. But is it really that easy? Are you getting the best bang for your buck? Do any of the above really deliver on their promises? As you can tell from the title, we don’t think so. The Pros of Website Builders It’d be wrong to just dismiss website builders right out of the box. After all, they do provide a service for a select group … [Read more...] about The Case Against Website Builders (Why We Build WordPress)
Does the following scenario sound familiar? You go the extra mile for your customer, recruit her to sing your praises, write a striking case study and send it off to your email list to do its magic. Then you do a little dance…and you wait. And wait… Crickets. Case studies of customer success let you touch pain points and counter objections in story form, in a way that doesn’t feel too salesy. By reading how their peer overcame challenges and reached the place they’d like to reach themselves, prospects develop an emotional connection with your satisfied customer and, through them, with your company. Plus, once your case study is ready, you can use this one story across the funnel for maximum impact — from marketing copy to webinars to landing pages. According to Content Marketing Institute and MarketingProfs’ 2015 Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends report, 77% of B2B and 35% of B2C marketers use case studies. And, nearly 60% of the B2B marketers who … [Read more...] about Creating a Case Study that Converts
This year’s list of Super Bowl advertisers included first-timer Wix.com, an Israel-based website building platform that boasts more than 60 million users worldwide. The brand took full-advantage of its Super Bowl appearance, putting in motion a comprehensive multichannel marketing campaign that went well beyond the 30-second television ad that ran during the game. “We felt it was the right time for the company, brand and product,” says Wix.com CMO Omer Shai who joined Wix.com in 2008. Part of our vision was a Super Bowl campaign, not spot. In addition to its Super Bowl spot, Wix.com’s #ItsThatEasy campaign included 26 pre-game teaser ads, along with content spread across sixteen different social accounts. From his office in Tel Aviv, Shai told me over a Skype call how the brand had been planning this year’s Super Bowl campaign since first quarter of 2014, “Part of our vision was a Super Bowl campaign – not spot.” As the first Isreal-owned … [Read more...] about How Wix.com’s #ItsThatEasy Super Bowl Campaign Makes Multichannel Marketing Look…Easy