Posts by Phil McGrath

9 Editing Tips For Bloggers

9 TIPS FOR EFFECTIVE BLOG EDITING (2)

“When I’m writing, I make words my b*tch. But when I’m editing, the words make me their b*tch. It all equals out in the end.”   ― Richard B. Knight   Richard B. Knight knows that it’s all in the edit.   What you once put down on paper as a good idea will somehow…

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Top 5 Free Editing Tools For Bloggers

editing tools for bloggers

Right, so I know you don’t really want to do it, but you kinda have to.   However just because it has to be done doesn’t mean you have to do it manually or yourself.   I mean there’s nothing wrong with doing it to yourself but you’d probably prefer someone else to do it…

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Episode 66: Building A Personal Brand With Chris Ducker

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Finally, it happened….we interviewed Chris Ducker on the Content Academy Podcast! Episode 66 to be precise. Chris Ducker teaches entrepreneurs how to build a Personality Brand business. The online business space is evolving fast and Chris Ducker is no stranger to moving with the times.   On his personal website ChrisDucker.com, he explains “the new way”…

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How to Steal blog posts and get the owners to promote it

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Steal blog posts? But that’s unethical!   But, what if the best blog post you could write is one you didn’t write at all?   If it’s good enough for Picasso it’s good enough for me;   “Good Artists Copy, Great Artists Steal” -Pablo Picasso   Wouldn’t that be a wonderful thing, a blog post that…

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Which Style is right for your next blog post?

Styles of blog post

Nevermind styles of blog post, what does having 6 Million subscribers teach you about creating content in general?   “Comfort breeds complacency, complacency breeds stagnation” -Casey Neistat   Casey Neistat knows that comfortable is not a state that breeds growth, it’s only when we step outside that comfort zone that we begin to really grow.…

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Episode 065: What it takes to Vlog Like A Boss with Amy Schmittauer

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For more than 10 years Amy Schmittauer has been wowing people with video…yes it was a shock to us too! Amy is enjoying great success with her new book “Vlog like a Boss” and took the time to chat with Paul and Phil about all things video.   This is an awesome episode of the…

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Episode 064: Simple Strategies for Online Success With Morgan Sutton

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Following the amazing  Sue B. Zimmerman episode last week is none other than Morgan Sutton,  Sue’s Head of Operations who is critical to her thriving online Business.   Behind the success of Sue B’s course “Ready Set Gram” is Morgan’s Sales and Marketing automation strategies.   This is a fantastic episode of the Content Academy Podcast because we…

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Episode 063: Instagram and the end game with Sue B Zimmerman

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We are delighted to be joined by Sue B. Zimmerman on episode 63 of the Content Academy podcast. Sue B discusses How to improve your Instagram game for Business.   Sue B. is the #instagramexpert and creator of the online Instagram course “Ready Set Gram”.   She’s a popular CreativeLive instructor, powerful speaker on prominent…

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Blogging Tips: 12 things the experts wish they knew

blogging tips; 12 things the experts wish they knew when they started.

  “If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.” -Isaac Newton-   It’s a quote that many of us have heard time and time again, but probably not one you would associate with blogging tips. Like many quotes, the more you hear them the more the meaning…

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Blogging Tips: 3 Simple Ways to Optimise YouTube SEO

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300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute! It is essential to optimise YouTube SEO to get eyeballs on your content.   That is a frightening amount of video. What’s more frightening than the amount of video content is the reality that you are competing with millions of other videos when it comes to getting…

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