Halloween Emails We Love

Quick Takeaways:

  • Example: Chipotle’s “Boorito”
  • Example: Pizza Hut’s “Drop Dead Delicious”
  • Example: Crate and Barrel’s “Spookiest Night of the Year”

73 Facts and Stats You Did Not Know About Google

Quick Takeaways:

  • Google rents 200 goats to mow weeds and brush around its headquarters.
  • Google was formed in a garage in Menlo Park, CA, owned by Susan Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube.
  • Every year Google gets 3 million job applicants.  It hires 7,000 annually.

To view the entire article, click here (from Website Magazine).

9 Outstanding Professional Bios

Professional bios need not be dull and lifeless.  They can be informal and conversational; here are 9 examples.

Underrated Link Building Tactics

Quick Takeaways:

  • Link building basically is all about building relationships online
  • One easy way to get started: identifying high value content and sharing (as I do here)
  • Another easy way: set up your profile on sites such as LinkedIn

29 Ways To Improve Your Writing Skills

Quick Takeaways:

  • Understand who you are writing for.  Good writers have a pathological interest in their reader.
  • Set a tiny daily goal, so ridiculous small that you can’t fail; such as writing for 10 minutes a day or one paragraph a day.
  • Start writing even if you don’t feel like it.  The words will eventually flow.