Author: Monlamai V

An avid digital marketer and writer, Monlamai completed her studies in technology and psychology. She is interested in everything related to online marketing, with a soft spot for SEO and content marketing. Connect with her to share and discuss anything related to the internet, marketing, technology and psychology!
Google Algorithm Penguin 4.0

Uh Oh SEOers, Pengiun 4.0 Is Here!

Were you involved in any black hat techniques? Well you might be in trouble. From SearchEngineWatch: “Penguin is now part of Google’s core algorithm, penalizing websites that use various black-hat link schemes to manipulate search rankings.” What’s the key takeaway? Firstly, penguin now runs on real time; in other words, if you use any grey or black hat techniques, chances… Read more →

The Mango Shop – A Story of Marketing Simplicity

There is a story I was told many many years ago by my dad, since before I started my digital career; actually even before I completed my studies, which I have retold so many times ever-since I stepped into the digital marketing world. And it always brought insight to the audience. I always get that ‘ahhhhhh, that’s how it works’ look… Read more →

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[Infographic] 22 Ways to Find New Content Ideas

I guess we all get stuck somewhere sometime with content development. Here’s a great infographic on ways to find new content ideas and inspiration for that ‘I’m stuck’ moment. It’s a bit old but then again, content development (and writing) is pretty much timeless. And yup. Recycling and curation is alright. Copying isn’t. Monlamai VAn avid digital marketer and writer,… Read more →

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The Difference Between Personality and Character

Many of us end up using these two terms: Personality and Character, interchangeable in our everyday speech when in fact they are very different. How so? And why does it matter to know the difference? Take for example, Matt who’s a love-able, outgoing and extroverted person. Everyone simply falls in love with his charming personality after a few minutes of… Read more →

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The REBT for Digital Marketers

Hang on. What’s REBT? REBT is well-known among psychologist and the mental health professionals. It stands for Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy developed by Albert Ellis in 1955. So why I’m bring this up side-by-side with digital marketing? I’ve seen a lot of digital marketers’ tears, from more reasons that I can possibly list here. Now, of course I completely respect every… Read more →

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Important SEO Insights for 2016

SEO. Nope, it’s not dead. Year after year, this question always pops up whenever Google releases a new algorithm update. Sometimes, I wonder if it’s just about coming up with article titles to capture attention and website traffic. Nevertheless, so how will SEO look like in 2016? Before we drill down into the details, let’s remind ourselves quickly that SEO isn’t… Read more →