Why Pinterest Is A Blogger’s Best Friend


I’ve been a blogger for almost seven years. In that time I’ve seen a range of opportunities to gain more traffic and build an audience. In the early days, the technique was to encourage larger sites to link back to you. Then came social media, with sites like Twitter and Facebook providing backlinks and opening up a door for a greater conversation. Pinterest Invitation Now … [Read more...]

Adding Your Content to Pinterest


While Pinterest is a visual delight and it’s great to share other people’s content, the real power comes in when you upload your own creative items. Pinterest allows you to upload links to websites, blogs, videos, and photo sites. In my post yesterday, I showed you how to get your account setup and get your display boards ready to go. Today, I want to show you how to upload … [Read more...]

Four Things You Need To Build Your Online Platform


I talk to numerous people at different business events and the number one thing they ask me is how to setup a blog or online presence. Some people have an old school view that they just need to create a website to have people come flocking to their business. Others have heard that they need to create a blog. Others still want to expand their Facebook pages or setup a Twitter … [Read more...]

How to Moo With Klout for Free!


I have really enjoyed working with the new online social media tool, Klout, over the past few months. The scoring system is great, but the connection feature of the software makes this an indispensable tool for anyone serious about social media. Klout is great for… Raising your SEO ranking Finding Influential People To Follow Finding a Job Facebook … [Read more...]

Weekly Wrap Up: SEO and Social Media


The last two weeks have been a blast here at Success Begins Today. We have had a lot of interest in our Klout posts and the new Facebook subscription feature. Here is the list of our SEO and Social Media posts. Theme: SEO and Social Media A New Tool In Klout For Business Success With the new “topic pages” Klout has become a very useful tool for … [Read more...]