Kristi Hines

Kristi Hines

Business & Marketing Writer

Kristi Hines is a freelance writer, business blogger, and certified digital marketer who creates website copy, blog content, lead magnets, white papers, ebooks, emails, and more.

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A Quick Guide to Writing Great Blog Posts for Businesses

There are certain elements of a blog post that need to be given special care in order for a post to be successful. Let’s take a look at these elements and what you need to do to make sure they are …...

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21 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Tools and Rants of 2012 So Far

Despite a shaky IPO last spring, Facebook remains the 800-pound gorilla of social media marketing, as it now approaches the billion-user mark. Though often associated with bands and brands, Facebook …...

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Are You Measuring The Right Metrics For Online Marketing?

Recently, I’ve been delving deeper and deeper into the world of analytics for online marketing, measuring everything I can about traffic, social media, search rankings, and more. In my excitement, …...

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4 Ways to Get More Followers on Twitter

With millions of businesses on Twitter, getting lost amongst the competition is a real concern. So, how do you make your business’ Twitter page grab the attention of your target audience? Why not c…...

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10 Women That Rock Our Social Media World!

It’s almost March 8th, which means International Women’s Day. To mark the event this year, I thought I would share with you my top 10 women who rock the social media sphere. These ladies share a …...

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29 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Infographics of 2013

Twitter became a publicly traded company on November 7 and saw the price of its shares climb 73% on the first day of trading. It was the second-largest Internet IPO ever by an American company, trail…...

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Three Things I Would Have Done Differently If I Started Blogging Today

The following post is an excerpt from my chapter in Danny Iny’s new book, Engagement From Scratch: How Super Community Builders Create a Loyal Audience and How You Can Do the Same. It features less…...

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Top 25 Must Read Content Marketing Blogs

The marketing industry is diverse and ever changing, and one of the easiest ways to stay on top is to read the most relevant and pertinent blogs. There are thousands of marketing blogs out there that…...

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60 Women Whose Praise Must Be Sung

Recently, I had the great honor of appearing on a list called 200 Fearless women online and in Social Media. As I scanned the names, I had two sensations. First, I could not believe my great fortune …...

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23 Expert SEO Link Building Guides and Tools

Unless you’ve been living under a rock (which would be an awkward and uncomfortable place from which to do search engine optimization work), you’re probably aware that the two most important thin…...

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25+ Phenomenal Resources to Help You Market Your Blog Better

Crafting lip-smacking, mind-blowingly awesome content isn’t enough. If you truly want to become a successful blogger, you need to nail the marketing part, and not just the content. No idea how to d…...

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46 Experts Share Their Top Social Media Management Tools

In the following post you will find some incredible insights that will help you take results from your social media campaigns to a new level. Contributors to this group interview include some of the …...

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Facebook Followers: Profiles vs Pages

With over 39,000 fans today, Jon Loomer struggled to create a Facebook page. It was the winter of 2011 when Jon understood the value of a page but didn’t think his consulting business needed its ow…...

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18 Expert Guides to Using Google+ for Business

Despite the reputation Google+ has in some circles for being the social network that everyone has joined but no one uses, marketers are increasing viewing it as a vital platform for branding and enga…...

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24 (of the) Best Business Blogging Guides, Tips and Tools of 2011

Despite any recent recent rants you may have seen about how blogging is dead or blogs are passé, the fact of the matter is that business blogging is now more important than ever. With Google’s mos…...