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Managing Negative Online Comments

Spin Sucks

It’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap!). A few housekeeping things first. If you’re going to PRSA this weekend/next week, leave me a comment so I can say hi! And now…the question. My answer to Barry’s question is in the video below (if you can’t view it in your Reader, click here and it’ll magically appear). On us.

Facebook Launches Questions

Mindjumpers

Tweet Yesterday Facebook has launched Facebook Questions, which allows users and pages to post a Question to friends or a Facebook community. And now Facebook has launched Questions after Quora has been buzzing for a while. Questions will be a useful feature for business that run a page as part of creating involvement for users in the community. How it works.

Commenting Etiquette 101

Jason Yormark

One of the things I’ve loved about blogging is getting to see the growth of comments on my blog over the years. I’m always incredibly thankful for those that actually take the time to leave their thoughts on my blog posts, and it makes it that much more inspiring for me to continue to write here. Don’t comment just to comment. Don’t Be A Grammar Nazi! Smarty Pants. 4. Bloggin

Commenting Etiquette 101

Jason Yormark

One of the things I’ve loved about blogging is getting to see the growth of comments on my blog over the years. I’m always incredibly thankful for those that actually take the time to leave their thoughts on my blog posts, and it makes it that much more inspiring for me to continue to write here. Don’t comment just to comment. Don’t Be A Grammar Nazi! Smarty Pants. 4. Bloggin

Five Ways to Lose Your Commenting Virginity

Spin Sucks

But I look at our analytics every day and see it’s a very small percentage of visitors who are doing the majority of commenting. There has been much discussion on blog commenting in the past few weeks. Check out these other resources if you haven’t already: Erica Allison wisely suggested that you Comment Before you Blog. It takes time to comment. feel stupid.

Study: The Global Social Media Check Up 2011

Mindjumpers

The study is the Global Social Media Check Up 2011, which is an annual study investigating big companies’ presence on social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, blogs etc. However, it becomes clear from the study that companies have become more engaged by answering questions asked through the various social media channels. Great increase in use of social media.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In January of 2011, I said that I’d make our Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 subscriber only. This year, I am pleased to bring back our Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 thanks to an excellent sponsor, HubSpot. Ask these questions and then answer them. New Edition of the Ranking Factors for 2011 is Now Live !: SEOmoz And I did. Do an audit to find out.

Why You Should Stop Writing Blog Comments

Ari Herzog

Valeria Maltoni challenges you to comment less and converse more. You don’t get that from commenting alone. This is seen whenever someone adds a new comment and enables you to have a nested back-and-forth conversation with as many people who choose to hit reply. When Brandon Yanofsky replied to Extreme John , he extended John’s comment into a discussion.

5 Reasons I Should Get More Comments than Gini Dietrich

Spin Sucks

Having been a long time reader of Spin Sucks, there is one clear and, frankly, sinister intent for Gini’s so-called generosity… she gets to trounce us all in sheer volume of comments. What better social proof is there than allowing every voice, both big and small, to share in your platform and then utterly outshine them all in comments? So if you see potential, comment. Agree?

50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Still, questions remain: how do I use social media most effectively across the enterprise? Read on for answers to these questions and more from some of the best minds in social media in some of their best blog posts and articles of 2011 so far. 2011 Trends: Make Your Corporate Site A Social Media Hub by Business 2 Community. What should I monitor for? What to do? But 44.24

Questioning Why I Still Use Twitter

Ari Herzog

If you are inspired to add a comment with your thoughts, please visit Questioning Why I Still Use Twitter in your browser. Follow You on Twitter Because… Recent comments Hi Ari, Your article is thought provoking. Photo by darnok. Bill Dorman and Shonali Burke probe into the efforts of friendship and internet relations. Why do I follow you? Each has a unique voice.

910 Blog Comments You Wrote Here

Ari Herzog

Search engines prove this statement true, evident by people such as Marc Pitman discovering old content to answer new questions. Old content is especially helpful when one sees lots of comments, tweets, and other social sharing metrics reflecting the value of whatever is written. 90 is the number of comments about blog lurking , illustrating why you choose not to comment. 75 is the number of comments about the value of writing negatively , which according to Jeannie Chan, speaks volumes about what you think. Why Do You Subscribe to Blog Comments?

8 ways to deal with negative comments in online communities

Laurel Papworth

How do you respond to a negative comment in an online community,  on Facebook? Shut the Page down, ban the commenter, suck up to them? Another common question is how to be “authentic, honest, transparent&# and human yet corporate-y. Well, every company does it differently, but let’s look at corporate vs personal voice when dealing with negative comments. 1.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Discover the answers to those questions and many more here in 45 of the best guides to Twitter tips, tools and tactics of the past year. The research firm calls these users Mass Connectors…Along with Mass Mavens—representing 13.8% of online adults creating 80% of the posts, comments, rating—they are small in number, but strong in power when it comes to influencing others.”

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Blogging: 5 benefits of commenting on blogs

Absolute PA

Do you comment on blogs? Here are five great reasons why adding comments is good for your social marketing and online profile. Drives traffic to your own blog – it can drive more visits as other readers, commentators and the blog author will want to learn more about you. They may even leave you a reciprocal comment! Add a genuine comment.

11 B2B Marketing Predictions for 2011

Buzz Marketing for Technology

So that begs the question – what’s on the horizon specifically for B2B Marketers next year? Here are 11 concrete ways I think the environment in which B2B Marketers operate will evolve in 2011. What you need to focus on is the content and optimizing the content to get comments and likes which will help you drive amount of people that Facebook will show your page to. Enjoy!

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Comments As Content

Diva Marketing Blog

Drop a comment on a blog post or Facebook stat, respond to a tweet or perhaps add your opinion to a LinkedIn discussion. . In fact, sometimes comments can even be pulled into a blog post. My Comment. My Comment. " I have to sigh, or maybe I should just laugh, when someone tries to add some reality to the "marketing" social kool-aid and tribe cries not fair. He agreed.

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Find the answers to these questions and more here in 22 of the best LinkedIn guides of the past year. Interesting question, particularly considering that as this post reports, “LinkedIn (has) announced a product  called Talent Pipeline which will allow hiring managers and recruiters to track all passive and active candidates directly via LinkedIn. INFOGRAPHIC] by Mashable.

44 Blogging Questions and Answers

Kikolani

Last week, I was given the opportunity to do a live question and answer session on Social Media Examiner ’s Facebook page. would have to say that it was the fastest and hardest I’ve typed within one hour, but it was a great experience where I got to really learn a lot about what blogging questions people have today. Question: Ways to generate income from social media?

The Best Blogging Platform and Plugins

Spin Sucks

It’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap!). This is a question we get a lot so I have a handy dandy list already created. And don’t forget to go to our Facebook wall and leave a question on the wall there. need some questions. Comment notifier (alerts people who leave comments that someone has responded). Feature comments.

Five interesting questions on Quora

Socialized

If you haven't used it, it's basically a Q&A site where people post questions and others answer, comment and rank the responses. I've really been enjoying Quora. It has elements of Wikipedia (community editing) and enough rules, etiquette and oversight to be really pleasant most of the time. I've learned

Best Quora Guides and Insights of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

According to Compete.com, traffic to the site did fall off sharply in February and March of 2011 after an initial surge, but has rebounded to new highs since then (though half a million unique visitors per month isn’t particularly impressive for a social media site). In any case, here are a few of the best Quora how-to guides and insights of 2011. Will it go the way of MySpace?

Blog World LA 2011 Recap – Session Notes and Experiences from #BWELA

Kikolani

Top Three Questions I Was Asked. Aside from the standard who are you and what do you do , there were three questions that kept coming up, and I thought I would take a moment to answer them here for anyone else who is curious. 1. Be sure to share your thoughts in the comments! Why I Am Attending Blog World Expo 2011 Plus a 20% Off Discount Code. Thursday. Friday.

Top 10 Guest Blog Posts of 2011

Spin Sucks

Your clicks have told us your favorite guest blog posts for 2011 and we have compiled the Top 10 here for your review, and, for 10 of you, for your bragging rights. Drumroll, please… The Top 10 Guest Blogs on Spin Sucks for 2011. Four Social Media Questions (and Answers ) by our very own Molli Megasko. Today’s guest post is written by Lisa Gerber. April 14). May 25).

Mix of Social Media Trends 2011

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Digital Influence Mapping Project Home About John Speaking & Events Papers Contact Archives Links Useful Tools December 28, 2010 My Mix of Social Media Trends 2011 It's trendy to write a "trends" post at the end of the year. 2011 will be a big year for brands who have gotten serious in social media. " What will this "benefit pool" wrestle with in 2011?

Top 10 Public Relations Blunders of 2011

Bill Hartzer

So, here is this year’s list, the top ten public relations blunders of 2011. 1. Republican presidential hopeful and former National Restaurant Association (NRA) head Herman Cain made a major mistake by not dealing with questions from Politico regarding accusations of past sexual harassment promptly and completely, leaving himself open for wave after wave of damaging speculation.

24 (of the) Best Business Blogging Guides, Tips and Tools of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Get the answers to those questions and more here in two dozen of the best blogging guides of the past year. Noting that will well over 100 million blogs on the web now it can be challenging to stand out, the effervescent Diana Adams shares a list of common mistakes to avoid such as making your RSS button hard to find, posting inconsistently, and failing to respond to reader comments.

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Managing Unruly Clients

Spin Sucks

It’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap)! Before I get to the question, though, I want to say that I am so glad I wrote the Mormons Make Better Leaders post yesterday. For those of you who commented and shared your stories, thank you. And don’t be intimidated by the number of comments. What time is it? That’s right! Period.

9 Questions with Sean Platt of Ghostwriter Dad

Kikolani

We answer all our email, tweets, comments, etc., 44 Blogging Questions and Answers. Questions to Ask About Offensive Content on Your Blog. The following is an interview with Sean Platt of Ghostwriter Dad and previous guest blogger here at Kikolani. Hi Kristi! it’s great to be here! Thanks for having me. 1. How do you promote your book in a very competitive marketplace?

Facebook Does Not Mean Private

Spin Sucks

It’s Facebook question of the week time and, because I did a video on Tuesday, you get prose today instead. Nancy Davis is an avid Spin Sucks reader and one of the sane commenters in a sea of crazies (myself included). So head over there and leave a question. have a question for you – I have a boss who is on Facebook. still need to ride so no video for you!

39 More (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Find the answers to these questions and more here in more than three dozen of the best social media guides, insights, rants and reports of the past year. YouTube etiquette for 2011 by iMedia Connection. Things We Should Ask The ROI Question About Before Social Media by UnMarketing. number of shares, mentions, comments and retweets). B2B Social Media Guides. And again.

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Best Facebook Marketing Tips, Techniques and Tools of 2011, Part 2

Webbiquity SMM

Find the answers to these questions and many others here in 26 more of the best Facebook marketing guides of the past year. As it approaches one billion users, Facebook has evolved from a site where friends and family share photos to an online marketing juggernaut rivaling Google. What common mistakes should marketers avoid? How can Facebook be used to support an SEO strategy?

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Did Facebook Screw Up?

Small Business Mavericks

Just read the comments on Facebook’s own page. Some people don’t want the most “relevant&# comments to appear on their pages. They’d rather that Facebook kept the chronological order for comments. As one commenter put it, “Where do you get the idea that you know more than I do what is relevant on my page?!!?&# About Us What’s a Maverick?

Using Guest Bloggers

Spin Sucks

It’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap!). So this week’s question comes from Erin Feldman. She’s fairly new to the social/blogosphere scene, in terms of commenting and connecting with the crazy Spin Sucks community (yes, you!) She has the honor of asking this week’s question. Hey Danny Brown and Nancy Davis ? Don’t forget!

Anti-Social Media-The Anonymous Comment

Direct Marketing Observations

find it amazing that adults view the ability  to freely and anonymously comment on any story, as a green light for stupidity and hate.  You’re weak because you hide behind a computer to make your anonymous comments. And they do the same-To allow anonymous comments or not? Your bonus question. The commenter has revealed themselves. We have to be babysat.

Reviewing 30 Days of Livefyre Activity

Ari Herzog

If visitors remained near-constant, what of comments? Disregarding the initial article that introduced the comment system, the subsequent 11 articles saw an average 8 comments. It is notable that frequent commentators prior to July 25 are no longer here — but that may also be due to my commenting on their blogs less. Questions develop every week about the commenting interface and kudos to support whiz Jenna Langer for her quick responses. Blog Commenters: Question For You. Blog News commentsJune 27: 516. July 4: 338.

Your Right to Comment Here

Ari Herzog

You can say it in the comment section below or you can say it on your own blog. You can visit an internet newspaper and comment there too. Reviewing my year-old thoughts on anonymity , I questioned whether anonymity/pseudonymity was anachronistic. wrote on my civic blog that residents have the right to write comments using whatever names they felt most comfortable, and that it is our choice to read and respond to their pseudonymity , regardless of the vitriol therein. With the jury out , I am reminded of a 2011 ruling protecting you. Do you know your rights?

Failure In Entrepreneurship: Is It Okay?

Spin Sucks

It’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap!). I’m coming to you today from a social media day that Porter Novelli is putting on for one of their clients. Now on to the question of the week. guess my question would be…do you agree? Before you go to the comments, don’t forget to head over to Facebook and leave a question on the wall.

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The Other Side Of Comments And Community

Twist Image

This was one question that was asked of Gini Dietrich during a recent Podcast. And, in this case, visiting your blog and commenting is what they can do for you." " Gini goes into detail about certain Bloggers who email a personal note of thanks to people who leave a comment on their Blog to others who send handwritten notes to those who leave comments. it's just a comment on a Blog post (it's like using a rocket launcher to get rid of a mosquito or sending a thank you note if someone calls you), but I understand the spirit of the act. blogger.

Pros and Cons of Co-Authoring a Blog

Spin Sucks

It’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap)! This week’s question comes from Alex Wood. We use a Facebook Group to share ideas or ask questions of one another so we gain a level of intimacy there. Since I began contributing to other blogs, I’ve had the pleasure of “meeting” new people through comments on posts and tweets sharing links of posts.