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The Two Core Elements of B2B Social Media Marketing Success

Webbiquity SMM

Newsletters. Compelling: to be shareworthy from your standpoint, the content should compel the reader to take some sort of next step—download a white paper, register for a webinar, subscribe to your newsletter, contact your sales team—some type of action that makes the effort of developing the content worthwhile. Identify the top blogs in any segment using AllTop , then note who those bloggers include in their blogrolls. Content is like singing a song. Amplification (done well) is like singing that song into a microphone. On American Idol. Late in the season. Case studies.

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50 Tips to Make Your Company’s Blog Rock

Spin Sucks

Use  StumbleUpon  and  AllTop  to increase your readership. Subscribe to  SmartBrief  newsletters, RSS feeds, and  Google alerts  in order to find ideas for new content. I’m taking a few days of vacation time (before Patti Knight kills me) so we went through the 2010 most popular blog posts and updated a couple to run here again. Enjoy! Ask questions. Create contests.

Adding More Value Around Here

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Adding More Value Around Here Written on December 7, 2009 by Justin Levy in announcements , communications , connectiondrive 14 Comments - Leave a comment! The content in the newsletter will be completely different than the random thoughts that pop into my head and I blog about. Thanks!

Take a Peek at Who I Read

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Take a Peek at Who I Read Written on August 15, 2009 by Justin Levy in alltop , justinlevy , social media 3 Comments - Leave a comment! What is AllTop? If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. What does this mean? Not listed yet? 

Content Curation: Why Is The Content Curator The Key Emerging Online Editorial Role Of The Future?

www.masternewmedia.org

Social bookmarking and social news have been around for some time (ie - sites like Digg or delicious ), and new models of aggregation like Alltop are springing up to help us navigate all this content as well. Do not show again Close [x] Robin Good Latest News POP Newsletter Check out RobinGoodTV! the flow of information she manages. But dont take my word for it. And what is its value?

10 Thought Leaders Share Thoughts on Curating Content

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Content curation isn’t necessarily anything new (finding the best stuff to share is what so many of us do on Twitter already, and what bloggers have long done, or what sites like Alltop or Digg have been doing). Tweet SUBSCRIBE TO TOPRANK’S TIPS NEWSLETTER View Comments Rate this Post: ( 1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5) Loading. Pure creation is demanding. Why bother?

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

Kikolani

Advertise Page – If you want to offer any advertising options on your blog or your newsletter, let people know what you have to offer plus any statistics that would be relevant for advertisers. Good ones include Best of the Web Blog Directory , Technorati , Alltop , and Blogarama. As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve. Enjoy! Blog Platform. This one is simple.

How I Increased My Search Traffic by 200% in 6 Months

ProBlogger

Alltop : Alltop is like a more sophisticated and more organized version of Technorati. Blogs in Alltop are also manually reviewed, so it’s very unlikely that you’ll find a blog in the wrong category. disadvantage Alltop has in contrast to Technorati, though, is that it doesn’t list as many blogs. Also, if youíre interested in cutting edge tips and techniques on how to use your writing to grow your business, make sure you subscribe to my newsletter by downloading my free eBook, The Writerís Handbook: How to Write for Traffic and Money.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

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Email ExactTarget To produce, send, and track my free, twice-monthly email newsletter “The Social Media Messenger&# ( sign up here if you don’t receive it yet ), I use my friends at ExactTarget. Flowtown allows you to take email addresses (like the people subscribed to my newsletter) and determine in which social networks they are active. Smart. implement bit.ly Nifty.

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12 Essential Tips for Revitalising Your Blog in 2012

ProBlogger

Create newsletter only content just for subscribers (makes the newsletter more worthwhile for them). Simply use sites like AllTop and Technorati , along with the blogs that you regularly read, and create a comprehensive list of the best ones in your niche. This is a guest post by Gregory Ciotti of Sparring Mind. As 2011 comes to a close, now is a better time than ever to evaluate your blog, its performance, and most importantly, what you can do to improve your blog in 2012! Optimize (or start) your email list. Have you not even started building a list yet? Network. ebooks.

Real-Time News Curation - Types And Real-World Examples

www.masternewmedia.org

AllTop - Blogging While it is being promoted as a curated news portal, reflecting Guy Kawasaki source picks, AllTop is basically an automated news aggregator working on a very specific small set of high-quality source sites. Do not show again Close [x] Robin Good Latest News POP Newsletter Check out RobinGoodTV! As I wrote, " aggregation is automated, curation is manual ".

Link-building Tips and Tools for Bloggers in a Post-Panda and Penguin World

ProBlogger

Then you will want to at least submit to quality ones like Alltop (free), Best of the Web Blogs (fee required), and Technorati (free). 2. feature authors on their homepage, newsletters, etc. This guest post is by Corey Northcutt of Northcutt. There have been several great link building posts so far this year on ProBlogger, including 10 No-Nonsense Ways to Build Links , How to Systematically Build a Mountain of Links , and A New Linking Strategy. And of course, Darren wrote earlier today advocating a more level-headed approach to backlinks. The answer is, a lot. link] domain.com.

The “Getting Started with Government 2.0” Guide | Social Media.

Social Media Strategery

Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Government 2.0 Miscellaneous Personal Prof. Development Social Media The “Getting Started with Government 2.0” Guide Fri, Apr 2, 2010 Best Of , Government 2.0 , Prof. The Fundamentals Government 2.0 is about more than just social media.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Email ExactTarget To produce, send, and track my free, twice-monthly email newsletter “The Social Media Messenger&# ( sign up here if you don’t receive it yet ), I use my friends at ExactTarget. Given the simplicity of my newsletter, sending it via ExactTarget is like flying on a jet plane to go get a quart of milk, but it’s nice to know that massively advanced functionality is available if I need it. Flowtown allows you to take email addresses (like the people subscribed to my newsletter) and determine in which social networks they are active. Smart.

How to Reach Out to Bloggers

www.chrisbrogan.com

Home About Speaking Newsletters Contact Best Of Work With Me How to Reach Out to Bloggers January 7, 2010 View Comments New here? Use these resources: Alltop – the Internet’s magazine rack. Get more useful information by subscribing for free to the RSS feed. Lets dig in. Are you hoping to connect with bloggers and get the word out about your product or service? Really.

Online Marketing Predictions for 2010 [eBook]

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Online Marketing Predictions for 2010 [eBook] Written on January 1, 2010 by Justin Levy in ebooks , marketing , social media 13 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here! Recently, Jason Peck of eWayDirect asked me and a handful of other people what our 2010 online marketing predictions were.  Want to know what some of my predictions are for 2010? 

Missing in Action

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Missing in Action Written on October 10, 2009 by Justin Levy in announcements , fun 7 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here! Well, first of all, hello again!  Yes, I’m still alive.  No, I didn’t abandon you.  Glad to have you back. link] The Real Josh I can't wait to hear more about your adventures and ideas. Glad to have you back.

Dusting Off

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Dusting Off Written on April 17, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , miscellaneous 15 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here! Well hello again.

Social Media Efficiency

Janet Fouts

“Go through your email in box and unsubscribe from all the email newsletters you never open.&# Wow. heard this on Sunday and so just for fun I filtered every one of the newsletters and rss feeds that I never even bother to scan into a mailbox. Like Guy Kawasaki Tweets and does for AllTop. Like the newsletters above I get a PILE of messages from the groups I’m in on Linkedin but I often scan the headline and delete. The number one question I get about social media is: “How can I do all this social media stuff and still get my work done?&#. RSS Feeds.

Gatorade's Social Media Command Center | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Gatorade’s Social Media Command Center Written on June 21, 2010 by Justin Levy in social media , video 18 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here!

My CES Gear Bag and Advice

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking My CES Gear Bag and Advice Written on January 6, 2010 by Justin Levy in ces , conferences , fun , video 28 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here! right? Cheers!

Rhapsody Thinks Outside the Box

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Rhapsody Thinks Outside the Box Written on September 7, 2009 by Justin Levy in jay-z , marketing , video 19 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Since I’m a HUGE fan of Jay-Z I followed the link. 

Not Responding to Alarms

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Not Responding to Alarms Written on May 12, 2010 by Justin Levy in business , marketing , social media , social media strategy 21 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Have you ever done that?  I know I sure have. 

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search The 3 Amigos: Email, Blogging, Social Sharing August 19th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet For a while now, there’s been too much talk about social media vs. email vs. search. Note to readers: all of these companies are Convince & Convert clients. That’s it. link]. link].

Celebration and Donation

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Celebration and Donation Written on January 2, 2010 by Justin Levy in microfunding , personal 54 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here! That sucks. 100 or more?

Is Social Media A Fad?

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Is Social Media A Fad? link] #socialmedia This comment was originally posted on Twitter [link] Alltop_Social Is Social Media A Fad? Written on November 29, 2009 by Justin Levy in social media , stats , video 29 Comments - Leave a comment! So, what’s your take?  Enjoy the ride!

Chasing the Human Web

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Chasing the Human Web Written on October 11, 2009 by Justin Levy in chrisbrogan , community , guest post , human web , social media , web 2.0 18 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. They’re looking at me. Craving.

Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? | E.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? link] [link] Alltop Social Media Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? link] Social-Media.alltop [link] Geert Smet RT @Alltop_Social: Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? Plenty. Where would Yahoo!

Social Media Monitoring Tools: What’s Right For You?

www.pageonepr.com

info@pageonepr.com +1 (650) 565-9800 Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Twitter Become our fan on Facebook Become our fan on Facebook Read our Previous Newsletters Read our Previous Newsletters Grab our RSS Feed Grab our RSS Feed Blog Social Media Monitoring Tools: What’s Right For You? Sign Up for Our Newsletter Get exclusive social media resources delivered right to your inbox.

ITDatabase vs. Cision for tech PR? The difference is shocking…

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info@pageonepr.com +1 (650) 565-9800 Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Twitter Become our fan on Facebook Become our fan on Facebook Read our Previous Newsletters Read our Previous Newsletters Grab our RSS Feed Grab our RSS Feed Blog ITDatabase vs. Cision for tech PR? Sign Up for Our Newsletter Get exclusive social media resources delivered right to your inbox. Its $3K/yr.

Aggregation or Content Hijacking

socialmouths.com

does it, I’m sure we’re all familiar with the site but in case you didn’t know, it’s ran by Guy Kawasaki on AllTop. But wait! There is also a negative side to it. There is a fine line between aggregation and just hijacking content. First let’s look at how HolyKaw! The Proper Way So let’s pay attention to a couple of items here: HolyKaw! Awesome! Really?

Get Your Social Media Operations Act Together | Blogging and.

Convince & Convert

Let me hear about it: View Comments | Subscribe To This Blog | Sign Up For Our Newsletter Share This Post: Similar Posts That You Might Enjoy: Build Your Brand a Social Content Ladder in 5 Steps 14 Things I Think I Think About Social Media Does Your Facebook Page Have a Pulse? When it comes to creating a social media strategy , there is one, often overlooked piece of the puzzle that falls through the cracks. The who is doing what piece of the puzzle. work with clients to create communication plans and digital strategies that usually include some form of social media. Photos? Videos?

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search 5 Ways to Turn Helpfulness Into Marketing Greatness July 28th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet We’ve talked in the past about helping vs. selling , and that the former approach takes you a lot further in the realm of social media and word of mouth marketing. It’s a Bird.

Why Influence Mining is the Next Gold Rush | social crm | Social.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Why Influence Mining is the Next Gold Rush August 10th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Inherently, we understand influence. It’s in our DNA. We know that a grizzly bear has a marked impact on its surroundings, and can change behavior in ways that even the fiercest badger cannot.

I Get By With a Little Help From My Friends

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search I Get By With a Little Help From My Friends July 5th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Greetings from Canada. I’m on vacation in the great white north for a couple weeks, trying to spend a little time with the family and get The Now Revolution (my new book with Amber Naslund ) finished up.

Would You Try It With a Fox?

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Would You Try It With a Fox? link] Alltop Would You Try It With a Fox? May 12th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Guest post by Jennifer Maggiore, CEO of Maggiore Consulting, a multi-media lead generation firm and co-host of Locals Only: a Phoenix-based live Internet show. House.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Are You Treating Your Fans Like Cattle June 30th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Email ain’t dead yet. It’s annoying, and I don’t usually follow them back. I do check my email first, and I will read or delete newsletters based on my mood of the day. Zap!!!

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Do You Know Your Customers Enough to be a Social Media Hit? link] RT Please [link] Alltop Do You Know Your Customers Enough to be a Social Media Hit? Being relevant to customers isn’t about just using their first name in an email. Marketing), ThinkGeek is “all about serving our community. link].

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search The Science of Inequality – Finding Your Influential Customers April 28th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Does social media breed inequality? million followers on Twitter? The reality is, there’s never been a level playing field. Eat 10 sandwiches, get the 11th free.