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5 Ways that Social Media Impacts SEO

Adam Sherk

Here are five ways that social media impacts SEO, or more specifically search engine visibility, rankings and traffic: 1. This is a necessary step to combat spam but it takes away the SEO value of the links. Ultimately it is about establishing things like trust, credibility, popularity, influence and topical authority, all of which are good for both SEO and social media marketing.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

2010 by far was the biggest year yet in the Internet Marketing realm. Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), SEO: Strategy. SEO: Information. SEO: Strategy. Some are in-house SEOs. Enjoy!

4 Essential Firefox Plugins for SEO

Idaconcpts

I don’t think I’m going to upset too many individuals when I say that Firefox is the SEOs browser of choice. There are plugins for almost anything SEO related that you may want to do with your browser but then there are those plugins that nearly all SEOs have. As far as the essential plugins for SEOs these four will do most of what you need. Email this to a friend?

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Editorial SEO Tactics for the Newsroom

Adam Sherk

By now most editorial sites are employing basic SEO best practices in the newsroom but how many are taking full advantage of every opportunity? To be successful an editorial staff needs to do more do more than just optimize headlines and title tags; there are a wide range of editorial SEO tactics that need to be employed. What other SEO tactics should newsrooms employ?

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50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

You’ll find the answers to these questions and many more here in 50 of the best Twitter tools, posts, how-to guides and rants of 2010 so far. Brian Solis provides a wealth of statistics that answer these questions and more, e.g., 87% of Americans said they were familiar with Twitter in 2010, up from just 26% in 2009. Twitter SEO. Twitter SEO Best Practices by SEOptimise.

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30 Social Media Sites, Tools, Posts and Articles that I Bookmarked from 2010

Direct Marketing Observations

2010 was a heck of a year in so many ways wasn’t it? Well, rather than have you sort through the 14 thousand bookmarks in Delicious, I saved you the trouble and am sharing my favorites of 2010. 12) From March of 2010, David Armano , from Edelman, rolled out a pretty good deck himself about the need for the uncommon in social media. 36 SEO Myths That Won’t Die But Need To.

Fewer PR Organizations Plan to Increase Focus on SEO and Social Media in 2011

Adam Sherk

The results of the Vocus 2011 PR Planning Survey are out and the number of organizations that plan to focus more on SEO and social media has declined. In this year’s survey 51% of the respondents indicated that they would focus more on SEO in 2011, down from 57% in 2011. So if anything more attention needs to be paid to SEO. Does Social Media Increase a Journalist’s Value?

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How People Made 2010 What It Was

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali How People Made 2010 What It Was December 31st, 2010 Tweet Just a few more hours before we put our 2010 calendars away and start our New Year, eh? In a bit of a reminiscing mood, these were the highlights of 2010 for me. 1. turned 40.

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Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Americans spent nearly a quarter of their time online on social networking sites and blogs in 2010, up from 15.8 At its current rate, Twitter will process almost 10 billion tweets in 2010. Sutton concludes, “Clearly, SEO is more effective at attracting attention and ultimately converting people. The State of the Blogosphere 2010 by Brian Solis. And much more.

6 Ways To Ensure SEO and User Satisfaction with Your Content

Idaconcpts

If your content awkwardly uses SEO keywords you can easily turn off your readers. Also, too many SEO keywords can hurt your ranking on Google and other search engines as well. Use the Right SEO Keywords. Before you sit down to write any content you should first do some research to find out which SEO keywords are the best for the subject matter at hand. Find Your Voice.

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How to Build a Billion Dollar SEO Empire

Viper Chill

A few weeks ago I was one of the tens of thousands of people who enjoyed reading a blog post on Priceonomics about “The SEO Dominance of RetailMeNot” It was an absolutely fascinating read because, being a total SEO geek, I rarely find information in this space that hasn’t been repeated 100 times before. Aaron Wall of SEO Book had a different take on the subject.

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The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases by Adam Sherk on June 29, 2010 Unique, one-of-a-kind, best-of-breed…blah, blah, blah. Adam Sherk June 29, 2010 at 3:44 pm Thanks David, I did my best to make it best-of-breed. Shane Harmon June 30, 2010 at 4:44 am Great post Adam.

SEO and Social Media for Publishers: A Low-Rent Infographic

Adam Sherk

SEO and social media are now vital components of audience development for publishers of all shapes and sizes, but there are still huge opportunities for improvement. Related posts: My Top Posts of 2011 on SEO, PR and Social Media for Publishers. My Top 10 Posts of 2009 on News Media, SEO and Social Media. My Top Posts of 2010 on SEO, PR and Social Media for News and Sports.

The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)

www.web-strategist.com

Share This Post: This entry was posted on Sunday, October 3rd, 2010 at 9:39 am and is filed under Social Media. Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter A few years ago, critics said Blogging was a fad. Social Media Management Systems.

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11 B2B Marketing Predictions for 2011

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Around this time last year I wrote about the 10 B2B Marketing Predictions for 2010 and while I would say 7 out of 10 have already materialized and the others are on their way. NFO is the new SEO – that’s News Feed Optimization on Facebook. Related posts: 10 BtoB Marketers Predictions for 2010 Around this time last year I wrote about some Predictions. Enjoy! Tweet This!

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Revealed: The New SEO (When Google Takes Freshness Too Far)

Viper Chill

That being said, it amazes me that every SEO blog is preaching the same old things that they’ve been saying for years. One person I was disappointed to see doing this was Rand at SEO Moz. I won’t say his surname, as I don’t want this post to rank for his name (I don’t like ‘outing’, either). Taking Advantage of the Downturn. Content Not Fresh?

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How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Business , Marketing , Social Media > How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing by Tamar Weinberg on May 5, 2010 Share As much as Facebook may not be kind to businesses , it’s still a tremendously valuable business tool. Want one? Thanks!

35 (of the) Best Guides to Facebook Marketing, Advertising, Search and More of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Whether you’re anxious to get started marketing on Facebook, already there but looking for better results, or not sure if Facebook is right for your company (despite the eye-popping audience numbers), you’ll find guidance here in some of the best posts on Facebook marketing so far in 2010: tips, tactics and best practices for building Facebook pages, growing your fan (or “like&# ) base, advertising, optimizing for search, using Facebook apps and tools, and more, from experts like Mari Smith, Lisa Barone, Ching Ya, John Haydon, Brian Carter, Marty Weintraub and Shel Holtz.

My Top Posts of 2010 on SEO, PR and Social Media for News and Sports

Adam Sherk

The Most Popular NFL Teams on Twitter and Facebook: 2010 Season. Related posts: My Top 10 Posts of 2009 on News Media, SEO and Social Media. Social Media Dominates 2010 PR Planning, But SEO Increasingly in the Mix. Another year has passed and that means it is time for marketing blogs to do their obligatory top posts of the year roundups. Despite the cliché I like reading them because it is a good way to discover things I may have missed during the year. And on my own blog I’m certainly curious to know which posts brought in the most traffic this year. Publishing

Free Tools for Social SEO

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Free Tools for Social SEO Plenty of bloggers are talking about the inevitable intersection of social media marketing and search engine optimization. Comment by Backlink Building | March 12, 2010 | Reply Leave a comment Click here to cancel reply. « Previous | Next » About Saying It Social, LLC provides Social Media Marketing & Local SEO Services for Franchisees & other Small Businesses. But, would you "settle" for one or the other?

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How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > How to Get an Influencer’s Attention How to Get an Influencer’s Attention by Tamar Weinberg on March 24, 2010 Share Influence is everywhere, but it’s up to you to spot it. Reply Derek Edmond March 24, 2010 at 10:40 pm Wow!

The Most Popular NFL Teams on Twitter and Facebook: 2010 Season

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Popular NFL Teams on Twitter and Facebook: 2010 Season by Adam Sherk on September 15, 2010 With a new football season under way I thought I’d take a look again at the NFL teams that have attracted the largest following to their official Twitter profiles and Facebook pages.

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35 Great Social Media Infographics

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 35 Great Social Media Infographics by Pam Dyer on March 3, 2010 Share Here’s a collection of terrific social media infographics that might come in handy. more here: 35 Great Social Media Infographics | pamorama 3 March 2010 | Uncategorized | Trackback | del.icio.us | Stumble it! The Social Media Effect 4.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

and analyzes their capabilities in four sectors: customer communication, brand exposure, driving traffic to your site, and SEOs.&#. 10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010 by the COMMS corner. Here’s a nice collection of 10 exceptional social media SlideShare and YouTube presentations, including “Web 3.0 – This time its personal,&# “Content Strategy for Social Media&# and “How to make the best use of SEO and Social Media.&#. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics and Guides. What is Social Media Optimization and Why Should I Care?

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31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Economic conditions may have been tough in 2010, but there was no shortage of online innovation. Billing itself as a “keyword analysis and comparison engine,&# Qirina is a simple but useful SEO evaluation tool that helps users understand a site’s position in the keyspace, assess the quality of the site’s on-site SEO, and identify competitors in search. Klout.

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Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter came of age in 2010, growing at a scorching pace —from 75 million users at the beginning of the year to more than 190 million by the end of December. 20 ways to increase the number of your followers on Twitter by Web SEO Analytics. Best of 2010: 14 Ways Every Business Should Be Using Twitter by Inkling Media. How can I get more retweets? Still, lots of good advice.

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How to Turn Your Twitter Profile Page into an SEO Masterpiece

TwiTip

How to Turn Your Twitter Profile Page into an SEO Masterpiece 46 If you have spent any time around social marketing you probably know that SEO and social media go hand and hand. You can even SEO your Twitter pic (avatar)… Yes, you can even SEO your profile picture! The Missing Link… This is probably the most important part of your Twitter SEO. February 26, 2010 Comments February 26, 2010 Jared @farmfreshlinks Interesting. February 26, 2010 Bev @petcarebev This is a great article, but I have a (stupid) question. Thanks for the SEO tips.

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Stephanie Frasco recommends having an SEO keyword-heavy profile, blogging, using applications and engaging in conversation among other practices for maximizing your impact through LinkedIn. Mark Walsh reports on company pages, another new feature added by LinkedIn in late 2010. Blogs represent 50%, Facebook 47% and…Twitter scores 41%.”. Which common mistakes should you avoid?

Best Social PR Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Social media marketing, online PR and SEO are three tactics that are all powerful on their own, but have far more impact when used in a coordinated, synergistic manner. Optimize company news for SEO benefit? Among her findings: “While most agencies didn’t link to their social media channels on their website in 2009, 83% included this on their home page in 2010. PR and SEO. Why PRs can be better link builders than SEOs by Econsultancy. deep vertical industry knowledge, writing, relationship-building) also make them natural link builders for SEO.

Social Media Strategy from A to Z » Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Business , Marketing , Social Media > Social Media Strategy from A to Z Social Media Strategy from A to Z by Tamar Weinberg on May 28, 2010 Share Social media might be old. There’s display advertising, print/TV ads, SEO, PPC, email marketing, snail mail, etc etc. Twitter!

Fetching Friday – The Final Resources Mashup of 2010

Kikolani

Year end blog reviews from Skool of Life and Prolific Living – great examples of how to do a 2010 wrap up and see the development of your blogging. And the Oscar goes to… 2010’s best Facebook pages – a look at fan pages in a variety of niches / industries. Facebook in 2010 – great infographic about the changes that Facebook has undergone and user stats.

Social Media Dominates 2010 PR Planning, But SEO Increasingly in.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Social Media Dominates 2010 PR Planning, But SEO Increasingly in the Mix by Adam Sherk on December 2, 2009 A new whitepaper from Vocus with their 2010 PR Planning Survey results has some encouraging statistics about the increasing role of search engine optimization in the overall PR mix.

SEO Strategy In Social Media?

Social Media Network Marketing

Hello Folks, Many a times we have heard of this nomenclature: SEO. The full form of SEO is Search Engine Optimization. SEO is the method by which you improve the ranking of your site on the search engines. Many a times am asked if SEO is only for website? Well this is not entirely true, while they are definitely used for websites they are 'also for any Social Media that you may be utilizing to connect with your target audience' This means that SEO is useful for community managers, bloggers and anyone who would like to be found on various search engines.

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Facebook Advertising Tricks for B2B Marketers

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Advertising Facebook Interactive Marketing Lead Generation Online Advertising Pay Per Click SEO Social Media Social NetworkingIf I could offer you a billboard in the middle of Times Square for little to no cost for you to advertise your company would you do it? So let’s go through 3 Tricks to Maximize a Facebook Advertising purchase for B2B Marketers. Go big and go broad with the Job Titles.

How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Business , Marketing , Social Media > How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself by Tamar Weinberg on June 16, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Kwame Boame. Follow him on Twitter. In 2008.) Kwame.

5 Favorite Lists of Bloggers and Marketing Experts in 2010

Kikolani

In 2010, there have been some amazing compilations of bloggers and marketing experts created in order to help you find new sources of information on blogging, business, social media, Internet marketing, and making money online. My Favorite 2010 Search & Social Awards Nominees. Benefits of Blogging – Developing SEO & Internet Marketing Skills. Blogging and Social Media Goals for 2010. These lists included a variety of experts who are seasoned in their niche, as well as some who have gained a lot of notoriety in just their first year. Related Posts.

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?6 SEO Myths BUSTED

Writtent Blog

That’s why SEO (Search Engine Optimization) has developed as an art form as well as its own niche; people want to know the “secret” of how to get to #1 and will devote time and/or money to do so. But some popular beliefs about SEO are just flat-out wrong. This lead many SEO copywriting blogs to proclaim the “death” of the keyword. The keyword is dead. Reality. Myth 2. Reality.

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