Summer is right around the corner, and as we gear up for the middle of the year we’re taking a look through some of the articles that have inspired us to be better. Coming out of spring halfway through the second quarter, it’s a great time to evaluate how things are going so far. This edition of Rainmaker Dispatch can help.
This month’s Rainmaker Dispatch has a lot of specific nuts and bolts pieces from people who’ve done the work themselves. The execution is often harder than the idea, and to that end there’s plenty of advice on how to actually do the big ideas. Check out these links for help with choosing the right audience, using optical theory to maximize your landing pages, creating a killer minimum viable product and more.
SEO expert Rand Fishkin explains the root causes of a post that no one shares and how to address them. It’s important to figure out who your desired audience is first before you talk to them.
This is an in-depth look at just how the co-founder of Pixelied built out backlinks for their site and increased organic traffic from 0 to 20,000 in only 5 months. A good read for both beginners and experts.
Unbounce knows landing pages. This highly visual piece on harnessing optical illusions for better conversions is a quirky and effective look at maximizing your click-throughs.
eCommerce is changing. With the move to mobile, old ways of doing things are being superseded, and you need to know how to adjust to the mCommerce future. The RMDS content team takes a look at the trend and shows you how to prepare.
InventorSoft’s guide to the Minimum Viable Product (MVP) is a great tool for anyone looking to start a new business or expand an old one. The MVP concept is fundamental to any startup.
Arby’s isn’t exactly known for being at the cutting edge of fast food, but it’s made major inroads in marketing recently by capitalizing on UGC and social media engagement. Ad Age explores how.
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All right, see you next month with the next edition of The Rainmaker Dispatch!
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