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Trying to Figure out How to Blog Better?

By on February 14, 2016 in Blogging Tips, Roadmap with 18 Comments
Trying to Figure out How to Blog Better?

Are you still staring at that white screen waiting for inspiration to blog better? Blogging can be intimidating because you are trying to create content that brings people to your website and encourages them to do business with you. For online leads, this will be the first impression a new customer gets of your company. […]

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Why are you Blogging?

By on January 23, 2016 in Roadmap, Websites and SEO with 3 Comments
Why are you Blogging?

As sales continue to be competitive for paint contractors, blogging has come back around as a hot topic. It is easier than ever to find helpful tips on how to set up a blog. Contractors are putting more energy into building nice looking sites with blog space, and conversations quickly move to “Ok, so, what […]

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The More Things Change…

By on April 22, 2013 in Random Thoughts with 30 Comments
The More Things Change…

The more the internet kind of stays the same… The good news is that it is only getting easier to publish a professional blog. If you have any kind of computer and a smartphone, you are half way there. It’s the other half that makes the difference between a blog with substance and one that […]

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Why Launching a Website is like Having a New Baby

By on February 3, 2012 in Websites and SEO with 6 Comments
Why Launching a Website is like Having a New Baby

This week marked the first birthday of www.warlinepainting.ca. Does that surprise you? If it does, it’s probably because I haven’t shut up since I got here. Well it’s completely unbelievable to me too and I have been the one nursing and caring for our website for the last year. Launching a website and having a new baby […]

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To Blog or not to Blog?

By on November 22, 2011 in Blogging Tips, Daily Pick with 20 Comments
To Blog or not to Blog?

If you are saying something like, “I am a painting contractor, not a writer, why should I worry about blogging and social media”, then read on! There are many ways you can use a blog to improve your business!

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Blogging for Contractors-The New Reality!

By on September 13, 2011 in Websites and SEO with 5 Comments

It’s official! Blogging is here to stay! But we knew that already, didn’t we?  Some of the most common complaints/excuses not to blog I hear is “I don’t have the time” followed by “I don’t know what to write about”. Well, if you are new to blogging, or have been muddling along on your own, […]

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Regina Garay of Fauxology

By on July 16, 2011 in Daily Pick with 5 Comments
Regina Garay of Fauxology

One of the greatest things to come out of the Shootout was getting to meet new bloggers. I had seen a few posts on the Fauxology Blog and enjoyed the beautiful pictures Regina posted on her Facebook Page. After seeing her entry, Embossed Allover Designs, it was clear why she was chosen as the winner […]

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The Doors of Perception

By on June 24, 2011 in Social Media with 8 Comments
The Doors of Perception

This month my blog culminated a Blog Shootout for contractors. It was a month long event that was well sponsored by four manufacturers and attracted a small but pleasing variety of writers, from new blogs to some extremely polished and well promoted blogs. The event was interesting and exciting, as it was nice to see […]

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