Every few months, there is a new “latest and greatest” in digital marketing. Lately, you might be hearing lots of buzz around Vine, the six-second video platform acquired by Twitter. Some of you snarkier readers might ask yourself what kind of breakthrough this is. After all, what is so revolutionary about limiting videos to six seconds? If six-second videos work so well, why don’t we just post six-second videos to YouTube? There is nothing forcing you to post longer videos on YouTube if six seconds really works. I think those questions miss the point. [Read more...]
If your facility with a camera ended with the model pictured at left, you and I have a lot in common. But you still need to add photos to your blog posts and Web articles, just for visual appeal. So where do you get photos without paying an arm and a leg? Find out how to legally use free photos in my latest article for Search Engine Guide, “Free Pictures Done Right.”
Photo courtesy of John Kratz under Creative Commons license.