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But how can you use online video?

As you may or may not know, we officially launched our online video services this week. Who am I kidding—you probably do already know, we’ve been shouting it from every rooftop we could find!

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Hilarious cat videos aren’t a marketing strategy

It’s clear that a big part of the future—and present—of digital marketing is online video. It’s been over a decade since Google bought YouTube for $1.65 billion, and it’s not just funny cat videos any more.

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Better headlines without a journalism degree

We all want more clicks, right? Whether you use your website to gather leads, get people to make donations, or actually sell items online, you have to get people there to make it all happen. And a key to that is writing better headlines.

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Improve your LinkedIn profile in 30 minutes

Let’s be real. You may or may not have already read my ebook, Take charge of your LinkedIn profile in 25 steps. But that’s a lot of steps! To quote a fellow Oklahoman that turned into a nation-wide meme, ain’t nobody got time for that!

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The boring history of T&S’s logo

Our esteemed owner Tim usually knows what he’s doing. Except, of course, when he doesn’t. Specifically, when it comes to doing graphic design work. He’s actually helpful when he gives me feedback on my designs, but he couldn’t design his way out a paper bag.

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The tortoise and the hare: SEO edition

Want fast SEO results? It’s easy to wish we could simply make an upfront investment and quickly shoot up to number one in the Google results! Unfortunately, that isn’t really the way SEO works

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Be a MailChamp, not a MailChump!

We love MailChimp here at T&S. But if you don’t use it super often like we do, it’s possible you can make a mistake that leaves you with egg on your face.
Since we send dozens of email campaigns with MailChimp every month, we’ve learned some best practices. After all, we’re not perfect either!

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A picture is worth a thousand megabytes (or so)

Hi there! Have you ever thought to yourself, “Self, I really wish I knew what the Pixel Pushers at T&S were up to?” (Pixel Pushers is T&S lingo for our fabulous staff.) Well, it’s time to congratulate your self—or should that be “yourself”—because now you can know! All you need to do is connect with us on Instagram.

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Treat your blog articles like movies

So you’ve been blogging for a while, sinking a lot of effort into writing helpful articles for your target market. Would you like to get more mileage out of them? You can!
I’m a big movie fan. And just like blog articles, movies are pieces of content. Let’s assume a lot more resources are sunk into the average movie than into the average blog article. But bear with me for a moment.

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But do you really need a website?

Look, I’m not trying to stop making websites. We’re happy to make websites for clients who need them…but have you ever questioned why you really need one? It’s common for businesses and non-profits to think that they need a website because that’s just the thing to do. But a website is…

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