My Best Digital Marketing Articles 🚀

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Well, nice to meet you!

I am Alejandro Rioja, a serial entrepreneur that created Flux Ventures and Young Slacker (among other things, read more about me).

I’ve spent the last 7 years learning all I could about digital marketing.

In this round-up, you will find my best marketing and growth posts as of 2020.

These are the same techniques I use on my 13 blogs.


I divided each section from beginner to advanced.

If you work through these guides, you will learn how I currently get over 500,000 organic visitors per month on my blogs, how I scaled Flux Chargers to $110,000/mo in sales and more!

If you are a beginner I suggest you work your way from the top to the bottom. (Bookmark this page for future reference!)

If you already have some working knowledge, jump directly to the [medium – advanced] posts.

You should also subscribe to my newsletter to learn when I post a new article (I currently don’t sell any courses btw, so no spam ever).

If you like these posts please share this page! I’m sure other people in your network will find value in them 🙂

Pro tip: the articles with the 🔥 are the most popular ones.

My most popular posts with more than 1M reads

  1. 🔥 How to increase your traffic to 250k/mo [beginner to advanced]
  2. ☑️ How to get verified on Instagram [medium]
  3. The Highest CPC keywords out there [medium]

These are my favorite tools

  1. Absolute Must Haves
    • Canva (design beautiful things)
    • G-suite (for gmail, google drive, etc)
    • 🔥 Lastpass (don’t use easy passwords ever again!)
    • Calendly (stop wasting time finding times for meetings)
    • Slack (why use anything else to communicate with your team?)
    • 🔥 Alfred (seriously the best $30 I’ve spent. Just get it.)
    • 🔥 Zapier (automate your entire work)
  2. Outsourcing
  3. Marketers secret weapons (you will have to click on them to find out what they do 🤫)
  4. Ecommerce Tools
  5. SEO tools
    • I’m an Ahrefs junkie, but can’t go wrong with SEMrush either.
  6. Productivity
  7. Hosting (trust me, I tried them all. I’m currently on Cloudways)
  8. Speed up your site
  9. Others

Best SEO Articles

  1. What is SEO? [beginner]
  2. On-Page SEO Factors [medium]
  3. Off-Page SEO Factors [medium]
  4. How to do keyword research [beginner to medium]
  5. A list of SEO tools [medium, optional]
  6. 🔥 How to do SEO [advanced]
  7. Others

Best E-commerce Guides

  1. How to Setup Your First E-commerce Store [beginner]
  2. Which Ecommerce Platform to Pick? [beginner]
  3. 🔥 How to make a million dollars with your e-commerce store [beginner to advanced]
  4. How to rank on Amazon: Amazon SEO [medium]

My Favorite Social Media Tricks

  1. 🔥 How to go viral on Linkedin [medium]
  2. Twitter scripts for growth [medium]
  3. Verifications
  4. Get more Snapchat followers [beginner to advanced]
  5. Youtube SEO [medium]
  6. IG instagram caption ideas [beginner]

Random Facebook tricks

  1. 🔥 Invite all your friends to like a page on Facebook [beginner]
  2. How to change your FB page name [beginner]
  3. How to delete/deactivate your Facebook/Messenger [beginner]
  4. Reverse image search on Facebook [beginner]

My Best Business & Mindset articles

  1. 🔥 How to be a productive machine [beginner to advanced]
  2. How to Pick a Niche [beginner]
  3. 🔥 How to Scale Your Business [beginner to medium]
  4. 🔥 How to Sell Anything [beginner to advanced]
  5. How to get written up on Forbes, Mashable and Huffington Post [medium]

How Startups make money

If you have a startup (or are thinking of starting one!), I think it’s very useful to understand the monetization models of other startups, that way you can learn how to take yours to profitability! Here are my favorite ones:

  1. Facebook’s monetization strategy [beginner]
  2. How does Google make money? [beginner]
  3. This just in: Snapchat is in trouble [beginner]
  4. Instagram’s revenue model [beginner]
  5. Robinhood’s $0 trades model [beginner]
  6. Whatsapp’s data is worth $19B [beginner]
  7. Discord money making plans [beginner]
  8. Pinterest revenue model [beginner]
  9. Twitter’s revenue strategy [beginner]

If you liked these articles, leave a comment below or message me on FB and tell me which article I should write next!

Feel free to connect with me on any social media (send me a short message telling me where you found me!)

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  • Harsh Patel

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  • Dravid Albert

    thanks for these articles. I am half way through your list and it’s been nothing but solid advice.

  • lelandisles7

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    • Alejandro Rioja

      Thank you! Appreciate you linking this on your site!

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  • Alan B

    Hello Alejandro, I have been trying to message you in all social media platforms. Please let me know the best way to reach you so we can do business. Thank you

  • santosh

    thanks for these articles

  • Elita Allen

    Damn, this is a huge resource, Thanks, dude.

    • Alejandro Rioja

      ayyyy, thanks! hope you can share it with a friend 🙂

  • Rashmi Chawla

    Very useful content for me thanks for share this article.

  • Stan

    Alejandro,
    You rocked it! great content! Thanks for sharing

    Stan

  • Benjamin Bruarøy

    Thank you for sharing your thoughts on this blog. I love following new trends in digital marketing and technology, this was great reading.

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  • Priya Sharma

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  • zaid

    Hello alejandro ,

    we are interested in doing business with you . our website in under development at the moment which is make it perfect time to build the necessary content to increase the traffic and business convertions. starting from building the content , or any other business you may offer . our interested in your services is because we are simply a startup . we need something outside the box to make us unique and we are unique in the way of doing our business ! .

    cheers

    zaid

  • Syl_mohd

    Reporting third-party issues . Any help issues solved

  • Tim Sharp

    I’m interested in your services but can’t see a way to contact you directly.

    Can you please email me tim@ecommercemindsetcom

    Thanks

  • Mousa

    Hey Alejandro,
    Nice website 😉
    I’m interested in more information about your PR services. Drop me an email please. Thanks

  • Emma Velazquez

    Hola Alejandro,

    estaba buscando ideas para crear una campaña digital y navegando en internet me encontré con tu sitio, te felicito por todos tus logros, eres una inspiración. Éxito en todo 😉

  • James

    Hi Alejandro! Interested to find out more about the PR and SEO service but can’t seem to find you on Messenger anymore. Drop us an email when you see this? Cheers!

    • Alejandro Rioja

      Thank you stopping by! Just sent you an email, looking forward to working together!

  • Kimberly

    Really helpful Alexa tips, Alejandro. Thank you! You look exceedingly young, but I’m going to trust you on this anyway. After all, I found you because you’re obviously doing something right to rank so high in Google. 🙂

  • justin43g

    twitter sent me here

  • Evan Lofte (SEO)

    thanks for these articles. I am half way through your list and it’s been nothing but solid advice.

    • Alejandro Rioja

      don’t forget to share it with a friend! I am sure they will also find value in it

  • amy

    holy shit, this list is straight fire