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Marketing Checklist

This quick list is specifically crafted for WordPress sites and blogs.

  1. Add your site to Google Analytics.
  2. Add your site to at least 2 other analytics/statistics engines that provide a backlink.
  3. Add your site to Google Webmaster Tools.
  4. Add your site to Bing Webmaster Tools.
  5. Add your site to Alexa.
  6. Add your blog to
  7. Add a badge to your blog stating your dofollow state. You should have a dofollow plugin.
  8. Join online actions – such as Blog Action Day. Look it up.
  9. Keep your post titles no more than 75 characters long.
  10. Keep your site title short, no more than 35 characters long.
  11. Create a Facebook page.
  12. Create a Google+ page.
  13. Create a Google Local entry (if the business has a physical location).
  14. Create a Foursquare location (if the business has a physical location).
  15. Create a Foursquare page.
  16. Create an Instagram account.
  17. Create a Twitter account.
  18. Create a LinkedIn account.
  19. Create a Digg account.
  20. Create a Reddit account.

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