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How to create content that is an ambassador for your brand

Anything you can do to influence and enhance a positive perception of your brand is a good thing. Strong brands have clearly defined personalities and can be recognized not just by what they say, but also by how they say it. But, while many companies put considerable effort into the tools, platforms, and even the…

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Why Businesses Need a Customer Newsletter

We work with a broad range of clients, from manufacturers to health care providers to attorneys, and we almost always recommend a customer newsletter as a vital  part of their content marketing plan. After all, you’ve already invested time and energy getting to know your customers and the people in your database. They already know,…

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6 New Content Rules for Mobile Websites

We are two months into “Mobilegeaddon”. In April, Google started favoring mobile-friendly websites. It’s a move that sent web developers scrambling to make sites mobile friendly and responsive. But before you give yourself a pat on the back for getting mobile-friendly, take a look at your web content on a mobile device. Why Web Content Written For…

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Exhibiting at St. Louis Business Expo April 8, 2015

Mark your calendar for April 8. The Red Stairs is exhibiting at St. Louis Business Expo, St. Charles Convention Center. Stop by our booth, #512, and find out how our content marketing, copywriting, and content development services can help you: Generate inquiries Stimulate sales Share information Launch a new product Answer inquiries Build awareness Build…

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Talking about copywriting with Barry Coziahr

I am passionate about all things writing so when Barry Coziahr asked me to join him to talk about my favorite subject on his podcast Real Live Marketing… I grabbed my hat and coat. I am always up for the chance to evangelize the need for good sales and marketing content, but I was also…

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Is your content good-looking? Fast editing and typographic upgrades

The things that make your digital content look unprofessional are not limited to typos and grammar snafus. If you misuse formatting and typographic conventions your website, blog, brochures and other content will look amateurish and make your readers doubt your expertise. Editors and copyeditors look not only at grammar and spelling but also at content…

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Blog post idea generation can be easy if you use these 5 triggers

5 ways to generate article ideas for your business blog

What is the most important thing you can do for your business blog? Publish fresh, interesting content regularly. Easy to say: not so easy to do. If you find yourself looking at a blank screen and praying the muse will strike, you are making the job of generating blog post ideas harder than it needs…

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Go from a digital mess to a polished image with a content strategy

Your customers are out there. They are searching the web for you. They are typing what they need into the Google search bar, reading reviews, hunting for information and evaluating companies like yours long before they pick up the phone to buy your services and products. It is a brave new world and people are…

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10 ways to keep web visitors reading your website or blog

People move fast online. Their eyes skip over the screen, scanning and filtering for the information they want. Web reader behavior studies show they don’t want to read as much as 80% of your web content. This presents a major challenge for content marketers. How do you make sure the people you have worked so…

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A content audit reveals if your website content hurting sales

A website content audit will improve your sales

There are many reasons to do a website content audit but by far the most important is to make sure the dollars you spend on content development are really improving your business. For most businesses this means supporting and growing sales. A content audit allows you to map your website to your business goals. It…

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