The Weekly Compete Pulse

Here are some articles we read this week and found interesting for online marketers.

Starting a business blog? Or maybe you already have one. This article from Social Media Examiner offers best practices to help your business blog succeed: The 5 Pillars of Business Blogging Success

Videos are becoming an increasingly popular source of marketing. In this article, Mashable reminds us how powerful a marketing video can be for your business and tips to improve your online video marketing efforts: HOW TO: Make a Successful Marketing Video for the Web

So you have the Facebook Page for your business, and you’ve received a bunch of “Likes”, now you need to get your “likers” engaged. In this article, Social Media Today highlights 20 tips to engage your brand’s Facebook audience after you get the “like”: What Happens After the Facebook Like? 20 Tips to Engage Your Audience After the Like

It’s that time of the year, when all businesses are preparing and anticipating the upcoming year. In this article, Search Engine Watch reminds us of some of the major highlights of the past year, and some excellent ways to prepare your SEO strategy for the changes in 2011: SEO Planning for 2011

Online Promotions can play a crucial role in your online business, but it’s important to know how to execute them properly. In this blog post from Chris Brogan, he goes through a plan to set up the mechanics of an online promotion: Online Promotions

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