Is SEO Dead?

Yesterday, while scrolling through my Facebook newsfeed I saw this headline: “The Top 4 Reasons SEO Is Dead” It’s not the first time a major marketing strategy has been deemed “dead.” Some people have touted that email marketing is dead (it’s not) and television is dead (it’s not either.) So why do so many people […]

Read more
What It’s Like to Owe the IRS $12,872… And Then Some!

Call me naive, but when I first started this whole “self-employed” thing, I didn’t realize I’d have to pay quarterly taxes. I had a faint idea about what I’d owe at the end of the year, so I set about 35% aside each month in anticipation. The tax code is about 4 million words long. I’m a […]

Read more
Does Your Content Marketing Smell of Arrogance?

It’s hard for me to admit sometimes, but I’m an only child. I hate telling people that because too often their first reaction is, “oh, so you’re spoiled!” Thanks a lot.  In my mind, spoiled means arrogant, demanding, whiny, and obnoxious. I’d like to think I’m none of those. But that leads to another issue…Every family […]

Read more