Author: Mark Spera
I'm the head of marketing for a tech company in San Francisco and the cofounder @ GrowthMarketingPro.com

How to Set Up a WordPress Blog: Video Series

Find two videos below that will help you set up a WordPress blog. WordPress.org is free to use, but you will have to pay for hosting. Easy blog web hosting can be done via Bluehost, HostGator and WPengine. Video 1 shows you how to set up…

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Top 10 Best Blogging Platforms for Creating and Hosting your Blog

What Makes for the Best Blogging Platform? Today, there are over 152 million blogs on the internet. Almost all of us read blogs: News sites and other blogs associated with big companies like CNN or Wall Street Journal Themed blogs related to our favorite stuff like…

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Will SEO Work for Me in 2018?

This guide will start with some foundational conversation about search engine optimization and will finish with specific SEO tips for 2018. How do search engines work? Big search engines are the everyman’s portal to the internet. If you need restaurant reviews, how-to guides, song lyrics, news,…

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One Marketer’s Account of Accountability

I’ve had the pleasure of watching my current employer, RealtyShares grow from a Series A startup with 10 employees to a Series C company of over 100. While RealtyShares’ future is unwritten, I can look back and unequivocally pinpoint the one trait that has gotten us…

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Instapage vs Leadpages vs Unbounce vs Clickfunnels

I don’t care what you’re selling or building on the internet, you need landing pages that convert visitors into subscribers, users and customers.  To stay ahead of the competition in 2017’s hyper-competitive internet, your landing pages need to be engaging, catchy, creative and optimized. Fortunately, there’s…

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Instapage: the Best Landing Page Software on the Planet

I began using landing page software out of necessity. As digital marketers and entrepreneurs, we have to innovate to stay ahead of competitors. When I began my career, it was difficult to create quick and elegant landing pages capable of lead collection, a/b testing and precise…

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The Best Webinar Software For Every Business: Top 12 Webinars

There are so many choices for webinar software. It’s annoying because it doesn’t seem like it should be so complicated. We’re going to simplify it. Whether you are an entrepreneur, content provider (blogger), online training provider or software creator, you definitely need to connect with your…