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The web is filled with too many “digital marketing tips”. They are cute, sound fantastic BUT are also far from actionable.

People don’t want to read. They want solutions that can be implemented immediately; they want desired outcomes for their problems.

Marketing Reel’ strives to fill that gap. It’s a Medium publication (by Spell Out Marketing) to find actionable ideas and insights that are outcome-driven. And the publication needs more brains like yours to hopefully make an even bigger impact.

PAIN POINT: Need to improve my marketing strategy and campaigns to drive better ROI.

SOLUTION: ???

If you can provide…


Create an ultimate Marketer’s Playlist

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  1. Start a blog.
  2. If you already have a blog, start another one. Take up a new project.
  3. Clean your email list.
  4. Read the Backlinko blog. By Brian Dean, it is one of the best sources to learn about SEO.
  5. Enroll yourself in the SEMrush SEO course.
  6. Create an action plan around what OnePlus can do to become a brand like Apple. Write down the exact marketing and branding steps. It will unlock many learning opportunities for you.
  7. Join Coursera and find some good courses to complete.
  8. Tweet more… to build your personal brand.
  9. Post on LinkedIn. Post more.
  10. Engage with…


Personal branding mistakes
Personal branding mistakes

“Your personal brand is your reputation. And your reputation in perpetuity is the foundation of your career.” — Gary Vaynerchuk

Building a personal brand is now extremely important irrespective of who you are, what you do, and what your goals are.

Whatever you’re trying to achieve in life, having good personal brand positions you adequately to achieve those things, and then some more.

A strong personal branding is key to unlock seamless opportunities.

But, of course, building a personal brand is easier said than done.

Here are 23 personal branding mistakes that the majority makes — mistakes you must avoid…


Okay, using “scandalous” could be an exaggeration here. But hey, they say use powerful words in headlines, so…

That being said, these 7 marketing techniques are far from morally correct.

They are black-hat and the fairy-tale-esque top marketing experts preach against them. (Although it’s a whole different topic altogether that these “experts” employ such tactics themselves.)

So, if you’re going to use these unethical marketing strategies yourself, do it at your own discretion. You might sustain a BIG loss — or a big win! ;)

Here we go…

1. Paying for guests posts on your website

…only, you don’t *really* pay!

There are countless articles out there on…

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