Kindle Publishing for Beginners: How to Make Your First $1,000 on Amazon

What if I said you could have your book up on Amazon and making money within 72 hours? (Assuming you’ve already written the book, of course.) Sounds a whole lot better than waiting months or even years to find an agent, get a book deal, and go to all the rigmarole of working with a(…)

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Are AMP Landing Pages All They’re Cracked up to Be? A Look Into Page Speed

If you’ve spoken to a Google rep, or read the hype online, you know AMP landing pages have been all the rage for a while now. Today we break down what AMP is, why these pages are a big deal, and whether Unbounce is looking to add AMP functionality.
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"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted."
~ Albert Einstein
 

How I slashed my evergreen course refunds with 7 gamification hacks

When Nathalie Lussier, founder of AmbitionAlly, changed her live course into an evergreen course, refunds shot up. So she tapped 7 gamification strategies… and her refund requests dropped while her completion rates skyrocketed.

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"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted."
~ Albert Einstein
 

Conversion Marketing and Landing Page Optimization: Don’t overlook the center of your marketing investment

Don’t lump landing page optimization into conversion marketing. Read on for an explanation of why LPs are essential to modern marketing, and a specific example of what happens when you overlook LPO.

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~ Napoleon Bonaparte
 

Making Market Forces Work for You: A Q&A With Product Positioning Pro April Dunford

If your product isn’t positioned right, nothing will be. We asked product positioning expert and CTAConf 2018 speaker April Dunford our burning positioning questions to learn how to “turn market headwinds into tailwinds” and set each future launch up for success.
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"Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever."
~ Napoleon Bonaparte
 

10 Ways to Exploit Human Nature and Write Amazingly Appealing Headlines

Sucks, doesn’t it? You know how important headlines are. You know the success of your blog hinges on your headlines. And you know that yours aren’t getting the job done. Your blog posts just sit there collecting e-dust because your headlines barely get clicked. So what are you doing wrong? What are your headlines missing?(…)

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~ Salvador Dali
 

Could the Breadcrumb Technique Help Boost Your Landing Page Conversions?

We’ve all heard the advice that fewer form fields are best, but digital agency KlientBoost went against best practice to see whether increasing form fields in a multi-step approach could boost conversions. Today Olivia Taylor shares some client examples and a how-to.
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"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have."
~ Thomas Jefferson
 

How to Listen: A guide for marketers who want to know what their customers want

You’re told to “listen to your customer” via surveys, polls, heatmaps, so your bank account increases. What they won’t tell you is this: how can you decipher what you’re hearing? Or why it matters so much.

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Announcing Call to Action Conference 2018: A Revolution for Today’s Marketing Evolution

The experience of being a marketer has changed, and so should the experience at marketing conferences. Now in its fifth year, Call to Action Conference has been revolutionized for 2018. See what’s on deck, what makes it different, and exactly what you’ll get out of this action-packed event.
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What the Heck is GDPR? (and How to Make Sure Your Blog Is Compliant)

Ever get that feeling that something’s just waiting to bite you on the ass? A disturbance in the force that you just can’t put your finger on? You’re sure it’s not your anniversary? Your kid’s piano recital?   Maybe it’s the cable bill. Dammit. You can’t place what it is, but something’s waving a red(…)

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