Business and Strategy

March 23, 2017

Edgar’s Fave Five: What We’re Reading This Week

It can be hard to keep up with all the amazing blog posts out there, so as a little treat, we’ve gathered five great reads from across the web for you to take a gander at! Bookmark these and check them out over a leisurely lunch break. Or you can save […]
March 16, 2017

What to Say on Social Media: 10 Talk-Worthy Topics

Okay, solopreneurs and small business owners – we know you’re busy. Like, busy-busy. You’ve got inventory to manage, networking events to rock, and work to be done – 24/7/365. With everything you’ve got going on, it’s super easy for things to slip through the cracks. Even pretty important things – like your social […]
March 3, 2017

How to Create Your Own Social Media Style Guide

If you’ve ever tried to “dress for success” without a clear definition of what that means, chances are, you’ve made some questionable wardrobe choices. It could be true that stripes demonstrate boldness, sneakers paired with dresses or suits signal creativity, and black turtlenecks register seriousness. But if they aren’t you, […]
February 24, 2017

How to Become More Productive YOUR Way Through Mindfulness

We all want to be more productive with the time we have. (No matter how good at it you already are.) But choosing what methods to follow from all of the available books, articles, and courses about being more productive can feel like just another way of procrastinating! Fortunately, there’s a way to […]
February 17, 2017

Want to Fuel Innovation? Model Diversity

At the core of the entrepreneurial soul is a desire to break the rules, change the game, and bring new ideas to life despite every person who told you it was impossible. (Or maybe even to spite those people. No judgment.) While other kids casually sold lemonade for pocket change, […]
February 9, 2017

Creating Your Custom Roadmap for Online (and IRL) Networking

Close your eyes and imagine you’ve just stepped out of civilization and into a vast wilderness. You’ve arrived here to explore, do things your own way, and build something unique. (You don’t have to literally close your eyes. That might make it hard to keep reading.) If you climb the […]
February 1, 2017

Get a free download of our first eBook: MeetEdgar’s Secret Blogging Formula

Lately we’ve been wondering: if we were just starting to blog – or if we were looking for a blogging “refresh” – what would we do? What would we need? Where would we look for help? Well… the secret’s out! We tapped into our collective blogging brains (and drew from some […]
January 27, 2017

The Most Underrated (and Overrated!) Things About Working From Home

Working from home sounds like a pretty sweet gig – which is probably why so many people want to do it! (Around 80-90% of the US workforce says they’d like to telecommute, whereas only about 2.8% of the workforce actually spends at least half their working hours doing so.) At MeetEdgar, our […]
September 8, 2016

Beat Writer’s Block with a Better Writing Process

In our last Edgar Learn post, we looked at brainstorming techniques to help come up with ideas for your blog – particularly when it comes to creating that valuable evergreen content. Today’s post is all about turning those ideas into great posts and beating writer’s block with a tried-and-true writing process. Writing […]
August 11, 2016
SEO Strategy at work

How Bad SEO Strategies Lead to Bad Content, and What You Can Do About It

Quality content is one of the most sought-after resources on the internet. At the same time, there’s a general misunderstanding about what “quality” actually means in this context. A lot of people think that the quality of a post is measured by the amount of traffic it drives to a […]
July 21, 2016
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How to Promote Your Blog with Podcasts

We’re big believers in the power of blogging for your business – our blog is one of our biggest sources of web traffic, and your blog should be too! Having a successful blog relies just as much on promoting your posts as it does on creating great content. Our last Edgar Learn post showed […]
July 7, 2016
Promote a blog with email

How to Promote a Blog Through Email

Welcome to Edgar Learn, where we share the strategies that helped us find success! This is Part Two of our series on Email Marketing, where we’ll talk about how to promote a blog or website using your email list. To read Part One, click here! We’re big believers in the power of a good […]
June 28, 2016

How We Hacked MailChimp to A/B Test Automated Campaigns

Welcome to Edgar Learn, where we share the strategies that helped us find success! This is Part One of our series on Email Marketing, and focuses on a neat little trick we’ve been using with MailChimp. We absolutely adore MailChimp over here at MeetEdgar. It is without a doubt one of the most important […]
June 23, 2016

How to Promote a Business on Facebook by Writing Great Posts

Welcome to Edgar Learn, where we share the strategies that helped us find success! This is Part Three of our series on Facebook Marketing, where we’ll give away some of the Facebook marketing tips we follow ourselves. Click here to read Part Two! No matter what the overall strategy of your Facebook presence […]
June 16, 2016
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Facebook Reach: Everything You Need to Know

Welcome to Edgar Learn, where we share the strategies that helped us find success! This is Part Two of our series on Facebook Marketing, where we’ll give away some of the Facebook marketing tips we follow ourselves. Click here to read Part One! There are a lot of metrics you can use to […]
June 9, 2016

Facebook Marketing Tips for Any Budget

Believe it or not, this September will mark the 10th anniversary of Facebook being available to anyone with an email address (before that, you had to have a .edu email address). That’s a long stretch of time for a social media network remain relevant, and it’s easy to see Facebook has done far […]
June 7, 2016

What We Discovered On the Road to 5000 Users

It’s been two years since we sent out our very first round of invitations to use Edgar – and while we thought we learned some valuable business lessons after our first year, the past 12 months have been packed with surprises. This time last year, our team was 13 people […]
June 2, 2016

Schedule Social Media Posts Like a Pro, with Categories

Welcome to Edgar Learn, where we share the strategies that helped us find success! This is Part Two of our series on Social Media Scheduling, where we’ll look at how to schedule social media posts using categories. Click here to read Part One! Today we’re going to take a close look at using categories […]
May 26, 2016
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Social Media Scheduling & Automation

Welcome to Edgar Learn, where we share the strategies that helped us find success! This is Part One of our series on Social Media Scheduling. To read our series on blogging, start here! Promoting yourself and your content on social media can be ridiculously overwhelming… if you don’t have the right tools […]
May 19, 2016
Blogging schedule

How to Schedule & Promote Blog Posts

You already know how important your blog is to your business, and how you can use it to build up the all-important values of Know, Like, and Trust with your customers. (And if you don’t know either of those things, you should definitely click those links before reading any further – because […]