• SOCIALLY SORTED  |  FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2016
    [Blog] 7 Ways to Effortlessly Drive More Blog Readers with Visuals
    Do you want to drive more blog readers? Want to get more eyeballs on your blog post? . In this post I share 7 Ways to Effortlessly Drive More Blog Readers… with Visuals.  . In fact, a little effort early on to create your blog post, and a little effort early on to create some visuals for it… leaves you in the right place for the magic to happen. Because when you have a great blog post and some great visuals to get the word out for you… it pretty much shares itself and will drive more blog readers. Blogging Visual Social Media Images
  • JON LOOMER  |  FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2016
    [Blog] Facebook Ad Campaign Process: Build Audience, Leads and Conversions
    Within this campaign, promote your most successful blog post. Those who would be interested in the solution that this blog post offers need to be your target audience. Alternatively or concurrently, you can also use a carousel ad to promote multiple blog posts. Viewed [Popular Blog Post] – 180 Days. When promoting a single blog post, make sure to exclude those who have already read that blog post (using the second WCA you created above). We have people who have read our helpful blog posts or watched our helpful videos. The Problem.
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016
    [Blog] Force Feed
    business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. I miss real editors making choices for me. That's how I roll. like editors. like publishers. like publications. These are a group of people who spend their days curating and creating stories that should be brought to my attention. It could be the local newspaper (yes, I still subscribe). It could be something quirky, like Lost At E Minor. It could be the latest issue of Fast Company magazine. like them all. trust their editorial direction and decisions. Pictures good. brand.
  • MELTWATER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016
    [Blog] 15 Social Media Blogs You Need to Read
    We have a need—a need to read! Seriously. As a social media marketer, it’s your… Read More.
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016
    [Blog] Are Podcasts Worth More Than An MBA?
    business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. How you learn may not be as important as where you learn. There's this meme-like image that resurfaces every now and again online that features a quote from me. The truth is, that I don't think it came from my mind (I may have stolen it), but I truly can't remember where I first heard it. never graduated university. started it. I did about a year. Candidly, I was never very good at school. Candidly, I was struggling along with my studies while my business began to blossom.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016
    [Blog] 7 Steps to Snapchat Success?
    So below, I’d like to give you some tips on how you can use the platform effectively for blogging.  . 1. Whether it be YouTube, Facebook, Instagram or your blog, don’t let it go to waste. I’m so passionate about repurposing because I know how busy life gets and repurposing allows you to keep pushing out content and reaching your audience without running yourself into the ground trying to be original and creative every single day. 3. This is good news for those of you looking to guest blog or who have someone in mind to feature a product or engage in influencer marketing. 7.
  • KIKOLANI  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016
    [Blog] Swipe Right for Hot SEO: Match the Link Building Tactic to Your Site
    quality aged website with a blog is all you need to try out this SEO strategy. Follow industry blogs to get ideas. Private Blog Networks. Private blog networks, PBNs, are branded in the SEO community as black hat SEO. Blog Commenting. Easy enough to do, blog commenting is an SEO tactic that is easy to master and delivers good results if you stick with it. Blog commenting pro-tips. Blog commenting works well. Blog commenting is an SEO link-building staple and can be used in a meaningful way for a range of websites. Got time to spare?
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016
    [Blog] The Anemic State Of Content And News
    There are so many new (and frustrating) barriers to getting content to work (throttling of pages on Facebook, driving traffic to a corporate blog versus posting directly on LinkedIn , and much more). blogging. business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. You're probably not reading this. Still, there is a very strong likelihood that you have already shared this article. Even if you haven't read anything but the headline. Everything is moving faster and there's much more of everything. . You should. real. .
  • SPIN SUCKS  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016
    [Blog] The 2016 Spin Sucks Book Recommendations
    Related Stories Why PR Professionals Need to Pay Attention to Crowdfunding Determine the Right Metrics for Your Content Marketing Blogging Most Certainly Is Not Dead. It's time for the summer book recommendations from Spin Sucks. Gini Dietrich admits she's either reading the wrong stuff or has become a harder critic. The post The 2016 Spin Sucks Book Recommendations appeared first on Spin Sucks.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016
    [Blog] PB128: How to Launch a Podcast
    Brooke has fallen so in love with podcasting that she’s fully transitioned Slow Your Home away from being a blog to being a podcast and has gone on to start a podcasting network at JackRabbit.fm. wonder if you can give listeners just a quick insight into how you started blogging and we’ll slowly be digging into podcasting, but where did it all begin for you? From there, I started to make changes to our home and my life and I started to write about it. I had dabbled in blogging before but never anything with a real strong purpose. Darren: Things evolved from just a blog.
  • WRITTENT BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29, 2016
    [Blog] 29+ Actionable Content Writing Tips [+Examples]
    With so much content already out there, content writing that stands out and convinces readers to read your blog over someone else’s is difficult. Not only do you need to engage them so that they stay on your blog, but you also need to stop them from simply saving it to read later—which they will probably never end up doing. Example: If you’re writing a book review blog post, keep in mind that your readers probably haven’t read the book yet, want to find out if the book is worth reading, and don’t want any spoilers. Make Your Content Actionable. Give them the recipe. Where?
  • MELTWATER  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29, 2016
    [Blog] Could Twitter Have Predicted Brexit (Better Than the Polls)?
    The Brexit asteroid hit us on Thursday, June 23, and there's still plenty of dust… Read More.
  • RAZOR SOCIAL  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29, 2016
    [Blog] How to Solve Your Biggest WordPress Page Speed Problems
    GUEST POST: This is a guest post from Mike Wallagher from Start blogging online. About the author: Mike Wallagher is founder of Start Blogging Online  who helps bloggers get their blogs up and running. Blogging and SEODid you know that 42 percent of people expect a web page to load in under two seconds and that 40 percent will abandon a web page if it takes more than three seconds to load? According to KISSmetrics , a single second delay in page load time will decrease conversions by seven percent. Your page speed matters. Test Your Plugins. A2 Hosting. SiteGround.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29, 2016
    [Blog] How to Become a Professional Speaker when You Have No Leads or Experience
    Promote your event on your blog, on social media, and in your newsletter. After this next gig, I slowly began to receive speaking offers through my website. I was continuing to blog and grow my community, and as that happened, the offers started rolling in. I no longer needed to “book myself,” (unless, of course, I wanted to. Most importantly, keep blogging! By Emilie Wapnick of Puttylike. If you’re like most bloggers, you probably have a message that you want to share with the world. Speaking engagements can also pay exceptionally well(!),
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016
    [Blog] Twitter Dashboard App Launches for Businesses
    Product and engineering manager Noah Pepper  said in a blog post  that Twitter Dashboard was created to help businesses engage with their audiences, schedule tweets and receive tips on how to foster engagement. Twitter Tuesday announced the launch of Twitter Dashboard , an iOS  and desktop application aimed at helping businesses on the social network better connect with users. Pepper wrote: Easily engage with your audience: Create a custom feed to find out what’s being said about your business. Chances are there’s more than the mentions you’d normally be notified about!)
  • SOCIALTIMES FACEBOOK  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016
    [Blog] Facebook Announces New, Improved Share and Save Options, Social Plugins
    Facebook announced in a blog post  that it released Save to Facebook and Share to Facebook buttons for Google Chrome; redesigned its social plugin  buttons (like, share, send, follow, recommend, save); and will offer publishers the ability to add like, comment and share buttons to the bottom of Instant Articles  “in the coming weeks.”. Software engineer Yue Cai wrote in the blog post: We want to help people connect with each other through sharing the things that matter to them. The new Chrome buttons are available to developers via the Chrome Web Store.
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016
    [Blog] Starbucks Proves That Mobile Apps Work. To The Tune Of $1.2 Billion
    Instead of focusing on the news of the industry, Real Life will feature "essays, arguments, and narratives about living with technology," according to a blog post from Nathan Jurgenson , a Snapchat employee and social media theorist who will serve as Real Life's editor-in-chief. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening in the world of technology and digital media. morning show. This week we discussed:  . chom fm.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016
    [Blog] How to Bring Podcast Listeners From Their Phones to Your Website
    According to Forbes , when Neil Patel of QuickSprout started posting six times a week (instead of five), he saw blog traffic increase by 18.6%, proving that blogging more really does drive traffic to your site. Entrepreneur mentions a different experiment with even better results: “We increased our blogging from twice per week to over 10 posts per week. Related Stories Why Boosting Facebook Posts Is Not So Bad After All Get Your First 1000 Readers: Here’s Your Step by Step Plan Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately? Blog Promotion General
  • KIKOLANI  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016
    [Blog] 5 Hacks To Make The Most Out of Social Channels
    Never Run Out of Blog Post Ideas: 25 Content Marketing Resources. Okay, let’s make a deal: You read (not scan!) this post till the end, and I promise to share tricks you haven’t taken into consideration while choosing right social channels for your business. Note: I said right. I am sure you are awesome! believe you have skills to bring every social channel to heel. But, I am also sure you understand it’s impossible to be awesome for everyone. To make the most out of social channels, you should choose the right one for your business. Consider your content. Content is king. Yes, again.
  • BUFFER SOCIAL  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016
    [Blog] 55% of Visitors Read Your Articles For 15 Seconds or Less: Why We Should Focus on Attention Not Clicks
    Millions of blog posts are published every day. And among those readers, 55% will read the blog post  for 15 seconds or less. (If you’re still reading, thanks for sticking with this one!). There are formulas to it — if you find the best keywords and write the correct content, you can build a high-traffic blog (that’s almost a guarantee). And instead, focus on how we can make each reader care about what we’re saying. I’d argue that you don’t build a successful blog by accumulating a huge number of page views. It’s because they work.
  • WRITTENT BLOG  |  MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016
    [Blog] Copywriting: The Ultimate Guide
    advertisements, blogs, websites, emails, brochures, etc.). You’ve already gone through some incredibly useful resources, but I highly recommend the ones in this chapter, as they include comprehensive lists of the best copywriting resources—such as the best copywriting books, courses, websites, blogs, articles, and infographics. The post Copywriting: The Ultimate Guide appeared first on Writtent Blog. Whether you’re a beginner wanting to learn more, or a copywriter looking to refresh their skills, this guide is for you. There’s even a bonus chapter at the end.
  • SIMPLY MEASURED  |  MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016
    [Blog] 5 Ways to Become a Better Social Marketer Today
    Some resources worth reading (besides this blog, of course): Social Media Today   – For news and tips on social strategy. Social Network Blogs  – If you want to know which new developments are happening on social networks, go straight to the horse’s mouth. Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter all have blogs where they annouce their latest roll-outs. 4 – Sign Up for the Right Newsletters. First, run a quick audit of your social properties. DO IT NOW. GET TO THE CHOPPER. Manage your marketing strategy, Identify areas where you can streamline your process.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016
    [Blog] Stickers Finally Come to Twitter
    Senior product manager Sasank Reddy wrote in a blog post  that Twitter’s new #Stickers act as “visual hashtags ,” meaning that when a Twitter user taps on a sticker, they will see a timeline of public photos where that same sticker was used. Better late than never: On Monday, Twitter announced the ability to apply  stickers  to photos, but with an interesting twist. Use them to share what you’re doing or how you’re feeling, to show support for a cause or to just add some flair. You can use multiple stickers on a photo, resize and rotate them and place them anywhere on your picture.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016
    [Blog] How Bloggers Can Benefit From Google’s Rich Answers
    We’ve always been told that the aim for our blog posts is to be number one. That achieving first position on page one of Google through organic traffic is the target of any blog or online business. recommend establishing the question, query, or key phrase, in the blog title, then answer within the first couple of paragraphs before sprinkling variations on the keywords or search query throughout the copy. As an example, if you type into Google: “make money blogging,” you will see problogger.net has the rich answer result and the No.1 – because you can!
  • WEBBIQUITY SMM  |  MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016
    [Blog] Five Top-Rated Social Media Management Tools for 2016 [Infographic]
    Ian Anderson Gray of the Seriously Social blog partnered with business software review platform G2Crowd to create a comparison between the top five rated social media management tools on the market currently. Guest post by Lilach Bullock. What is the “best” social media management tool out right now? Every social media manager has a preferred one that they always use, and it’s usually one of a handful of the top social media management tools on the market. They are also useful for monitoring certain keywords or conversations, and for analyzing your social media performance.
  • THE SOCIAL MEDIA HAT  |  MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016
    [Blog] Get Your Social Media Inbox To Zero
    You might have a Tag called "Embed" that you use any time you run across a tweet that you know you'll want to embed on a blog post later. Social Media Get Your Social Media Inbox To Zero. Take Control Over Your Social Media Mentions And Messages. " If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else. " – Yogi Berra. Clearly Yogi wasn't talking about social media or social media tools, but I think it's the right sentiment nonetheless. Statista reports that the average social media user spent 106.2 minutes per day on social media in 2015, up from 103.2 the previous year.
  • TALKWALKER SM  |  MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016
    [Blog] What Is Image Recognition? The 9 Best Resources From Around The Web
    Our very own all-about-image-recognition blog post shows you four concrete examples of how brands like McDonald’s and Starbucks can benefit from this tech. We’ve said  before  that images are everywhere online. With now more than  1.8 billion photos  being uploaded daily on the internet, the web has become thoroughly visual. As specialists in the field of extracting insights from vast amounts of data, we at Talkwalker believe that brands can’t ignore the effect these images have on customer perception. But how can companies leverage the the power of images?
  • PROBLOGGER  |  MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016
    [Blog] PB127: How to Write in a More Personal and Engaging Voice
    You read their blog day after day and in time come to feel like you know them—as if their blog posts are almost written as private messages to you. That personal connection can bring a blog to life! Go Off Topic. I try to keep my blogs on topic, but I do find ways to weave in other elements of my life. Occasionally, I’ll blog while on holiday or from my couch with a beer. Have an outlet to share a little about your life and “humanize: yourself as you blog. 31 Days to Build a Better Blog. This has happened to me numerous times over the years.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016
    [Blog] PB127: How to Write in a More Personal and Engaging Tone
    You read their blog day after day and in time come to feel like you know them—as if their blog posts are almost written as private messages to you. That personal connection can bring a blog to life! Go Off Topic. I try to keep my blogs on topic, but I do find ways to weave in other elements of my life. Occasionally, I’ll blog while on holiday or from my couch with a beer. Have an outlet to share a little about your life and “humanize: yourself as you blog. 31 Days to Build a Better Blog. This has happened to me numerous times over the years.
  • MELTWATER  |  SUNDAY, JUNE 26, 2016
    [Blog] 4 PR Tips to Demystify Influencer Outreach
    Trust + Reach = InfluenceInfluencers have earned their audience's loyalty. Their communities consider them trusted… Read More.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  SUNDAY, JUNE 26, 2016
    [Blog] How to Consistently Publish Great Content While On The Go
    And while you’re at it, you decide to make it the header image for your next blog post too. All it takes is a smartphone and a wifi connection and you too can be sitting at that cafe in Paris and talking to your Virtual Assistant about uploading the next blog post on your website. It is a fantastic tool for collaborating on blog posts for example. Like this very blog post. I had my team research and come up with ideas and put them in a Google Doc, which they shared with me through a secure link that Google Drive creates. By Natalie Sisson. Be Productive
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  SUNDAY, JUNE 26, 2016
    [Blog] Illuminate Your Brand Story With Nancy Duarte And Patti Sanchez - This Week's Six Pixels Podcast
    blogging. business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. advertisingpodcast audio blog blogging brand businessblog businessbook businesspodcast davidusher digitalmarketing digitalmarketingagency digitalmarketingblog duarte facebook google herguidetopersuasivepresentations illuminate itunes jwalterthompson jwt leadershippodcast managementpodcast marketing marketingblog marketingpodcast mirum mirumagency mirumagencyblog mirumblog nancyduarte pattisanchez resonate slidedocs slideology socialmedia twitter wpp
  • KATIE LANCE  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016
    [Blog] Academy Week June 27 – June 30
    Join us for a week of free social media training as we continue to celebrate the launch of our #GetSocialSmart Academy ! Join us for one or all of the upcoming free webinars: How to Rock Your Facebook Strategy for Real Estate :  Monday 6/27 10:00am PDT / 1pm EDT. Ready to take your Facebook marketing to the next level? In this webinar, I will cover how to get laser-focused on your Facebook strategy and maximize Facebook to build relationships, drive referrals and build your business. will be covering: * Facebook personal profile or business page? What should I post? and much more!
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016
    [Blog] The Future Of Advertising Is. Magic?
    business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. This is a big week in the marketing world. In case you have been living under rock, this is the biggest week in marketing. In Cannes, France the marketing industry is primed for the  Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Whether you like what these awards stand for or not, it's hard not to get caught up in all of the excitement (Who won what? Who said what? Who did what? Who did what to whom?). That smell? How much of great advertising is magic? love magic.
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016
    [Blog] Algorhythms For Marketing Transformation
    business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. The real world teaches you real lessons. I've been on the road working, nurturing, tweaking and developing a brand new presentation that I've titled, Algorhythm - The Pulse of Creativity, Data And The Future of Brands. Here's how I have been describing it: "We live in a culture of change. Most brands are overwhelmed by the massive shifts they have to make to their business models. Disruption is everywhere. Digital transformation is imperative. Algorhythm is your compass.".
  • SOCIALTIMES FACEBOOK  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016
    [Blog] Instagram, GQ Capture Videos of NBA Draft Selections
    In other NBA-related news, Amy Hudson  and Devi Mahadevia , who work on sports partnerships for Instagram parent Facebook, reported in a Facebook Media blog post  that the NBA, the 16 teams that participated in the NBA Playoffs and the league’s media partners totaled some 1.4 Instagram teamed up with GQ and the National Basketball Association  to create videos showcasing the fashion and personalities of players picked in the 2016 NBA Draft  Thursday night. Participating players included: Ben Simmons , Philadelphia 76ers. Brandon Ingram , Los Angeles Lakers. Jaylen Brown , Boston Celtics.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016
    [Blog] Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?
    Plenty here to see you through this next week – I particularly enjoyed the Moz Whiteboard Friday about blog post SEO and the post on Facebook reach. From the king of SEO himself, Rand Fishkin, to your blogging ears. These tips make a lot of sense – are you looking at your blog like a reader would? This gave me a lot to think about – we are often told to start a Facebook group for our blogs as a way of still connecting with your readers in amongst the Facebook reach saga. Taking Notes Vs Taking Belief | Seth’s Blog. Blog News General
  • MELTWATER  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016
    [Blog] 12 PR Blogs Your Competitors Are Reading (And 3 They Don’t Yet Know About)
    Blog PRWe barely have time to tailor every one of our PR messages by channel and… Read More.
  • MELTWATER  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016
    [Blog] 12 PR Blogs Your Competitors Are Reading (And 3 They Don’t Yet Know About)
    Blog PRWe barely have time to tailor every one of our PR messages by channel and… Read More.
  • CONVINCE & CONVERT  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016
    [Blog] How to Create Maximum Content with Minimal Hassles
    As Managing Editor, Jess masterminds Convince & Convert’s major content channels, which include its podcasts, email newsletters, and the blog. He’s out there writing books, doing speeches, writing on the blog. Convince & Convert basically started as a blog. Jay was writing four days a week all by himself for a while and then at some point it was 2009 or 2010 he brought me on as a virtual assistant and I helped him with a lot of his travel booking, research for blog posts, things like that. It could be a blog post. Jess Ostroff : Me too.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016
    [Blog] The Lego Model: How to Build Your Social Brand
    You can read his blogs over on Devumi  every Friday, where you can expect to read more content exactly like this. It seems to me that there is one universal truth in this world: Everyone loves, has loved or is nostalgic for Lego. From the incredible success of The Lego Movie , to the product enjoying decades of success, not to mention the successful video games  in a variety of genres, Lego may now be more relevant than at any point since it launched in 1949–a fact supported by Brand Finance  naming Lego the world’s most powerful brand in 2015. YouTube and online video marketing.
  • SOCIALTIMES FACEBOOK  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016
    [Blog] WhatsApp: More Than 100 Million Voice Calls per Day
    WhatsApp said in a blog post : For more than one year, people have used WhatsApp Calling to talk with friends and family around the world. WhatsApp  announced a major milestone for its WhatsApp Calling voice calling feature, saying that it has surpassed 100 million calls per day. The Facebook-owned messaging application introduced voice calling for Android in February 2015 , adding it to iOS that April. It’s a great way to stay in touch, especially when connecting with people in other countries, or when messages alone won’t do. Readers: Have you ever used WhatsApp Calling?
  • PROBLOGGER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016
    [Blog] ProBlogger Event Speakers Share Their Experience
    Bloggers are speaking, and most of the speakers blog. The only way I ensure I have time to do my blog and book writing is to schedule it into my calendar and make it non-negotiable. It is easy to justify the time we spend on social media, reading blogs etc as “work” To keep focused I set boundaries and set myself up for success by removing as many distractions as possible so I stay focused on the task at hand. My biggest challenge was working out the best way to make my blog profitable – and then sticking with the approach that I chose to take.
  • MELTWATER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016
    [Blog] Social Sidekick July 10-July 16
    Do you hear the people sing? It is the song of angry men celebrating Bastille… Read More.
  • KIKOLANI  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016
    [Blog] 5 Video Marketing Tips
    Never Run Out of Blog Post Ideas: 25 Content Marketing Resources. BloggingSo you’ve done your content, social media and email marketing campaign. Don’t you think you are missing one crucial channel? Give a thought to it again. Have you pondered on building a solid video marketing strategy? If not, you are losing a huge chunk of your prospects. Here’s why: Video marketing is the next big thing in business! Viral videos are earning tons of views every single day. Coupled with this, hundreds of such videos are shared on social media sites. 81% of US Millennials use YouTube. Source.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016
    [Blog] PB126: How to Create a Blogging Will (and Why You Should)
    Creating a Blogging Will. Today, I want to talk about something that may come across as a little morbid or depressing, but something that I think is important – particularly for those of us who do generate a living from our blogs (or at least a decent part time income). . It’s all about how to prepare a ‘blogging will’. Have you ever wondered what happens to your blog if you were to pass away? Every time I thought about this, I also wondered what would happen to my own blogs and business if I were to pass away. People. Income streams. Business partners.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
    [Blog] LGBTQ Pride Month on Twitter
    TwitterOpen  lead Jim Halloran wrote in a blog post : Our platform will continue to champion equality around the world. Twitter marked LGBTQ Pride Month  in June with a special emoji  for #LoveIsLove  and a reaffirmation of the company’s policy. There has never been a more urgent time for love. LoveIsLove pic.twitter.com/9qsEqoumAL. TwitterOpen (@TwitterOpen) June 13, 2016. We will continue efforts to ensure that all people have access to opportunity by partnering with community-based organizations like Lesbians Who Tech , which works to bring more women into technology jobs.
  • KATIE LANCE  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
    [Blog] [Webinar Replay] Facebook Marketing for Real Estate
    Blog contactually facebook facebook marketing real estate social media webinarIn this exclusive webinar hosted by Contactually and social media strategist Katie Lance agents will learn how to leverage their personal Facebook profiles, build relationships with past clients, utilize the latest in business page strategies for engagement and run cost-effective Facebook ads. Katie will be sharing her top tips and insights on the platform, exploring best practices and revealing her secrets to Facebook success. For a special offer from Contactually visit: contactually.com/invite/katielance.
  • VIPER CHILL  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
    [Blog] The State of Link Building 2016: What I Learned Manually Analysing 1,000 Search Results
    Do private blog network’s still work? Manually Analysed 1,000 Search Results to See How Websites Ranked. I’ve been guilty over the years of making generalizations like “private blog networks are dominating Google” or “natural link building is almost impossible in some industries” so a few weeks ago I decided that I would respond to my own sweeping statements and analyze how people are actually ranking their websites in 2016. Guest Blogging Links. Guest Blogging Links. Private Blog Networks Still Work Very Well. The Results.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
    [Blog] If You’re Seeking Fans, it’s Time to Podcast! Here’s Why.
    Fans are why we write blog posts. Whether you blog, vlog or alog (I just made that up…), it’s all about creating fans of your brand. Of course, good writers can make us laugh, cry or smash a prized Star Wars mug (a story for another blog post). Related Stories Image Tools You Can Use to Help Your Blog Look its Best 12 Bloggers to Follow on Snapchat Right Now How (and When) to Register a Trademark Without Hiccups. Blogging Tools and Services Build CommunityBy ProBlogger Podcast Expert Colin Gray. That’s what it’s all about really. The Intimacy of Voice.
  • MELTWATER  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
    [Blog] Falling Into a PR Internship
    Summer is finally upon us, which means a well-earned break for college students around the… Read More.
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
    [Blog] More Work Opportunities Here At Mirum In Canada
    business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. We're having an amazing growth spurt, and we think that you should join our team! Back in April of this year, I posted about over ten new work opportunities that we had at Mirum in Canada. Well, we're still growing and looking for more people who are passionate about marketing, digital and the future of business. Now, Mirum has about 2500 team members in 25-plus countries with over 40 offices. All in all, it's been exciting (and, obviously, super challenging). Montreal.
  • BUFFER SOCIAL  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
    [Blog] 40 Core Philosophies From the Most Famous Marketers in History
    What:  The healthy fear of hitting the ‘publish’ button is something that comes up a lot on the blog. ” the Zappos founder wrote in a pivotal blog post. I believe you can learn something from everyone—as long as you’re listening. We’re We’re always building on the legacy and lessons of those who have come before us. For marketers, this is quite a legacy indeed. Although the discipline of marketing only emerged in the 1900s, it builds on a foundation of sales, advertising, copywriting and relationship-building that is much older. Lesson?
  • WAXING UNLYRICAL  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
    [Blog] How Distributed Content Can Help Control Social Messaging
    LinkedIn long-posts are blog-style posts using a very similar interface to WordPress or most blogging platforms. Author information Jim Dougherty writer at leaderswest digital marketing journal Jim Dougherty writes about content and social media at leaderswest.com, and is a frequent contributor to the Cision blog. Guest Post by Jim Dougherty. What is distributed content and why should you know about it? huge challenge to integrated communications is to maintain a consistent message across multiple platforms. Facebook Instant Articles. Begin publishing. Apple News.
  • KATIE LANCE  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
    [Blog] How to Change a Featured Image of Your Post Shared on Facebook
    Have you ever shared a page or post on Facebook from your site or blog and the image Facebook pulls is not the one you wanted or expected? Or what if you changed the main image of that page and Facebook is still showing the old one. This is frustrating indeed – but there is a little hidden tool that Facebook provides that can help you solve this problem. Setting up the image you want in a WordPress website. 1. First you need to add the image you want Facebook to pull on that particular page or post.  Scroll down on any page or post editing screen and find the Yoast box. 
  • SIMPLY MEASURED  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016
    [Blog] Tumblr Now Has Live Video: Why and What Your Brand Can Do About It
    Because Tumblr uses the blog format, it could be making a play to become  the  hub for live video which feed in from various sources. Tumblr just announced that it has live video with the sardonic, very Tumblr subheading, “This should be interesting.” Yes, ” Yes, yes it will be. link]. Tumblr is throwing its hat in the ring with all the other social networks who offer live video to brands and audiences —  Facebook,  YouTube,   Twitter,  and Snapchat.  This new feature is giving Tumblr a fresh sense of relevance. The Details. Why Go Live? Closing remarks.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016
    [Blog] Twitter Engage: Twitter’s Answer to Facebook Mentions
    Senior product manager Matt Dennebaum  announced the launch of the new application in a blog post  Tuesday, saying that at launch, it is only available for iOS users in the U.S. Celebrities, public figures and journalists have Facebook Mentions  from Facebook, and starting Tuesday, they also have Twitter Engage  from Twitter. Much like Facebook Mentions, Twitter Engage is aimed at giving “creators, influencers  and public figures” one place to manage their Twitter interactions and track the performance of their content.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016
    [Blog] Six Seconds? 30 Seconds? Try 140 Seconds for Twitter, Vine Videos
    Head of product development for creators Jeremy Rishel  announced in a blog post  that Twitter extended the time limit on videos in tweets to 140 seconds from 30 seconds. Rishel wrote in the blog post: Video is becoming increasingly central to the real-time conversations happening on Twitter–video tweets on Twitter have increased by over 50 percent since the beginning of 2016. Does 140 seconds of video trump 140 characters? Twitter is encouraging its users to find out. And we love watching all the timely, important, and funny video content people share every day. https://t.co/DFsuvnXkuL.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016
    [Blog] How to Set Up Your First Instagram Ad
    For as little as $1 per day you could be advertising your latest blog post in the Instagram newsfeed, and getting more clicks through to your website. If the post contains a link to your latest blog post, then your Instagram ad will automatically show a ‘Learn More’ button linking to the url. Let’s choose ‘Send people to your website’, so that you can send traffic to your blog posts. You then use this information to make your next ad campaign better! I’d love to hear if you’ve tried running an Instagram ad to drive traffic to your blog posts, and what results you got.
  • MELTWATER  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016
    [Blog] How to Succeed in the Crowded Content Marketing Competition – and Prove It with Media Measurement
    Blog Content MarketingResearch shows that content marketing holds advantages over online advertising. Consumers prefer to discover digital… Read More.
  • KIKOLANI  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016
    [Blog] 5 Content Marketing Strategies to Increase Blog Traffic
    Title suggestions: Content Marketing Tactics to Increase Blog Traffic. Why is blog traffic important? Because most buyers these days make up their minds on whether to purchase a product or contract a service by reading your blog, finding out new information on which they base their new, researched purchase. Just take a look at this amazing blogging statistics meter from worldometers.info. Now you’re thinking: “With so many blog posts being published each day in the world, how can I make mine stand out?” By engaging them, you bring attention to your blog.
  • BUFFER SOCIAL  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016
    [Blog] Why Every Markerter in 2016 Needs to Be a (Part-Time) Designer: 53 Design Terms and Tips to Level-Up
    Further reading: 50 Design Terms Explained Simply for Non-Designers  from the Canva blog. When I first started out in marketing, I didn’t quite predict that I’d be a part-time designer, too. Now, in 2016, visual content is more than 40X more likely to get shared on social media than other types of content and it’s become obvious and even necessary for all of us marketers to have some at least basic design knowledge. Thankfully, we live in a wonderful world where anyone can make the jump from novice to intermediate and  create well-designed images for social media.  Golden ratio. Serif.
  • PEG FITZPATRICK  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016
    [Blog] 12 Most Creative Strategies to Craft an Effective Blog Post
    Do you wonder why some blog posts tend to attract a lot of readers and get a lot of reaction? This In these 12 most creative strategies to craft an effective blog post, we’ll look at ideas how you can accomplish more on your blog. Talking about great blog posts, these are the ones that we would love to read through all the way to the last period. Check these points out to see how you can create an effective blog post the right way. 1. If you want your blog to work well, then provide it with the right “spine.”. Review the quality of your blog post.
  • SOCIALTIMES FACEBOOK  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
    [Blog] 2016 NBA Finals on Facebook, Twitter
    As for Twitter, Andrew Barge , who works on sports partnerships for the social network, said in a blog post  that some 24.2 The Cleveland Cavaliers  dethroned the defending National Basketball Association  champion Golden State Warriors  Sunday night to capture this season’s title, and Facebook and Twitter were ablaze. Facebook said the 2015-16 NBA Finals  was the most talked about ever on the social network, tallying more than 269 million posts, likes, shares and comments from some 43 million users. Posted by Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday, June 19, 2016. million tweets. Irving.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
    [Blog] Twitter Scoops Up Machine Learning Firm Magic Pony Technology
    Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey  announced in a blog post  that the company acquired machine learning  outfit Magic Pony Technology. Dorsey wrote in his blog post: Machine learning is increasingly at the core of everything we build at Twitter. The London-based company’s focus was on visual processing. Dorsey did not mention terms of the deal, but two sources told TechCrunch  Twitter is paying $150 million for Magic Pony Technology, which factors in retention bonuses for its staff of about 11, including co-founder Zehan Wang and co-founder and CEO Rob Bishop.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
    [Blog] 2x Your Blog Writing Productivity and Reduce Your Stress by Single-Tasking
    Combine this with the fast pace of blogging where there are many things to check, update, write and read, you can easily feel overwhelmed. Next time you sit down to write a blog post, take these steps and watch your productivity double and your stress levels decrease: 1. You may not be ready to turn off notifications on your mobile phone entirely (though I can recommend it), so with the switch of one button, you can prevent your phone from interrupting you while you write your blog post. You may need to undertake research to put your blog post together. Timer.
  • SPROUT SOCIAL  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
    [Blog] 10 Personal Branding Secrets to Use for Social Media
    Creating social media post templates for different platforms such as your blog, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest saves time and presents professionalism. Do your social media profiles scream promotion, promotion, promotion? If so, you could be missing out on the true personal branding power that social media holds. At its best, social media will allow you and your business to be seen and heard as an expert in your field. It allows you to measure your impact to see if your online campaigns are having the effect you desire. Promotion is only a small aspect of a social media strategy.
  • IGNITE SOCIAL MEDIA  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
    [Blog] Is LinkedIn a Sign of What’s to Come for Social Media Networks? | Social You Should Know
    Keep an eye on our blog for updates on how these new features pan out. Microsoft and LinkedIn made big headlines this week, while social networks continue to expand their advertising features. That and more in this week’s Social You Should Know. Microsoft Buys LinkedIn – A Sign of Things to Come? By now, you’ve probably heard the news that Microsoft bought LinkedIn  for a whopping 26 billion dollars. That’s why it’s not a channel strategy that marketers should hang their hat on – it’s the customer journey and the increasing role social media as a whole plays in it.
  • WAXING UNLYRICAL  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
    [Blog] Monday Roundup: Smart Integrated Communications
    Why: “One truth about online fundraisers: It is very, very hard to succeed with social media and blog content alone,” writes Geoff Livingston as he explains why “frankly, you need multiple tactics.” Integrated communications is getting a lot of love from the PR space these days (I’m not sure why, because good communications were ALWAYS integrated). So I figured we’d focus today’s roundup on some great posts that will help you find your way long the I.C. yellow brick road. 1. Fundraising: To Email or Not to Email. ” 2.  ” 4. 
  • THE SOCIAL MEDIA HAT  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
    [Blog] Who, What, When, Where and How: Analyzing the Consumption of Content
    Blogging Who, What, When, Where and How: Analyzing the Consumption of Content. What kind of content is generating the greatest engagement, both on the blog as well as on social? When you find out the type of blog posts and videos they enjoy the most, you know that is what you want to offer them in a greater number. You have invested a great number of hours and resources to create detailed and thoughtful content that bolsters your online presence and gets your website more visitors, but there are a few questions that need to be answered: Who is reading it? Demographics.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
    [Blog] PB125: How to Handle Critical and Attacking Comments from Blog Readers
    Handling Critical Comments and Attacks from Blog Readers. In my recent podcast on the characteristics of successful blogging , I touched on the topic a couple of times of putting yourself out there for public comment and critique. So how should a blogger deal with criticism of their blogging? In Today’s Episode How to Handle Critical and Attacking Comments from Blog Readers. Feedback of any type is a sign that someone has noticed what you’re doing and reading your blog. If their blog/social/comment shows that they’re going through something.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
    [Blog] PB125: Tips on How to Handle Critical and Attacking Comments from Blog Readers
    Handling Critical Comments and Attacks from Blog Readers. In my recent podcast on the characteristics of successful blogging , I touched on the topic a couple of times of putting yourself out there for public comment and critique. So how should a blogger deal with criticism of their blogging? In Today’s Episode How to Handle Critical and Attacking Comments from Blog Readers. Feedback of any type is a sign that someone has noticed what you’re doing and reading your blog. If their blog/social/comment shows that they’re going through something.
  • SOCIALMEDIA.BIZ  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
    [Blog] SEO Mega-Checklist: 75 steps to increased visibility for your site (infographic)
    So, whenever you produce a new blog post, scan through the older posts and other web pages, and contextually link them internally. Frequently Update Content/Blogs. Updating your site’s content and blogs frequently helps you to gain more visibility on search engine, which leads to increase in traffic and conversion. Effective Use of Guest Blogging. Guest blogging helps you to boost your site’s organic search ranking, by improving your site’s visibility on search engines. Set-up An RSS Feed For Your Blog. Post by Nirav Dave. Country TLD Extension.
  • SOCIAL SELLING MASTERS  |  SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2016
    [Blog] What Kind Of Content Do Buyers Love [Infographic]
    Always use eye-catching visual content to link to your blog from your social networks. When it comes to content, buyers tend to prefer visual content. Why is this so? Did you know that people can process images 600,000 times faster than text? People retain 80% of what they see, but only 20% of what they read and 10% of what they hear. The brain loves visual material – 90% of information that is transmitted to the brain is always visual. How can you utilize this information in sales? Did you know that using larger images alone can increase sales by 46%? Infographics. Memes.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2016
    [Blog] Why Boosting Facebook Posts Is Not So Bad After All
    Having said that of late we have noticed the Facebook algorithms getting smarter at picking up sponsored content and shout outs to sponsored posts on our blog. For us, we have traffic targets for our weekly content on the blog that we need to hit to maintain consistent website traffic. Related Stories Get Your First 1000 Readers: Here’s Your Step by Step Plan Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately? Reasons I Hate Your Blog. Blog Promotion GeneralBy ProBlogger SME Samantha Jockel. remember feeling anger at Facebook for quite some time.
  • DIVA MARKETING BLOG  |  SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2016
    [Blog] Will Social Media Influence The Travel Channel Launch's of "Deep Fried America?" An interview with host Jay Ducote
    Diva Marketing : Let’s talk blogs! I’ve been active in the blogosphere for over 12 years and have known some great food bloggers. think that being a large, bearded, masculine man with a love for barbecue and beer and whiskey and fried foods helped set me apart in the food blog world. While I would be just another guy in the kitchen, taking the food blog route helped differentiate me. I can remember going to food blog conferen ces and the audience being 80-90% women and 10-20% men, and of those men, rarely was there another guys like me. take a look at Diva Foodies !)
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2016
    [Blog] Invisible Influence With Jonah Berger - This Week's Six Pixels Podcast
    blogging. business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. Episode #519 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Mirum Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. Nothing makes me happier than when people that I deeply admire and respect come out with a new book. don't know about you, but I love everything about the deep dive that a rich and enjoyable business book has to offer. One of the thinkers that never lets me down is Jonah Berger. Berger Enjoy the conversation. advertising podcast. audio. brand. contagious.
  • KIKOLANI  |  SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 2016
    [Blog] Become a Digital Marketing Certified Associate (DMCA) with Simplilearn
    Never Run Out of Blog Post Ideas: 25 Content Marketing Resources. As you may have noticed, there are lots of certification opportunities popping up in the online marketing landscape. The questions that you may have when looking over them are as follows. Which ones are legit? Which ones will you actually gain valuable knowledge? Which ones will actually help you achieve your goals, whether it’s gaining new clients or getting ahead at your job? Would they be legit? Would digital marketers be able to learn something from them? They prepare you for other certifications. Absolutely!
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] Dads Who Tweet (Infographic)
    curation lead Marcus Mabry wrote in a blog post  that Twitter analyzed 200 million tweets about dads and fathers over the past year, adding: Many of those come from the 7.5 Twitter has a Father’s Day  gift for dads on the social network in the form of statistics. million people who identify themselves as a “dad” or “father” in their Twitter bios. The most tweeted word to accompany the phrase “fatherhood is …” on Twitter is “fulfilling.”. Twitter found that golf is the most-tweeted-about sport on Father’s Day, and the top five dad-related hashtags  are: #Dad. Fatherhood. ProudDad.
  • SOCIALTIMES FACEBOOK  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] Facebook Adds More Tools for Branded Content in Instant Articles
    Product manager Josh Roberts  and director of global news and media partnerships Andy Mitchell  said in a Facebook Media blog post  that the customized bylines and kickers are already available to publishers, while the ability to add marketer logos will be available later this month and the updates to the article style editor will take effect “in the coming weeks.”. Facebook added some new options to branded content  in its Instant Articles , including support for marketer logos atop those articles. And publishers  can add customized bylines and kickers. This feature is available today.
  • SIMPLY MEASURED  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] 3 Creative Ways to Use Twitter Polls
    Which blog post would they like to read? Which All marketers know that Twitter is a great platform for audience engagement. However, one of Twitter’s most interactive features is also one of its most underused. Coming soon! We’re rolling out the ability for everyone to create polls on Twitter: https://t.co/pH5a8q9Ujz pH5a8q9Ujz pic.twitter.com/ijAKEMUdf1. Twitter (@twitter) October 21, 2015. When Twitter introduced Polls in late 2015, reactions across the industry were tepid. But now brands are keying into the value this feature provides and taking advantage. We hear you.
  • SOCIALTIMES FACEBOOK  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] Oculus VR Reveals Launch Games for Oculus Touch
    Oculus highlighted the following launch titles for Oculus Touch in a blog post : The Climb, Crytek. Facebook’s Oculus VR  virtual reality unit announced a host of new games that will launch with its Oculus Touch  controller, as well as five new Oculus Ready  PCs. Dead & Buried , Oculus Studios Team. Fantastic Contraption, Northway Games. Giant Cop, Other Ocean. Expect You to Die , Schell Games. Job Simulator , Owlchemy Labs. Luna, Funomena. Oculus Medium , Oculus Studios Team. Pro Fishing Challenge VR, Opus. Rock Band VR, Harmonix. Serious Sam VR: The Last Hope, Croteam.
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] Don't Confuse An Influencer With Influencer Marketing
    blogging. business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. Influencer marketing is all the rage right now. Multi-million dollar businesses are being built around how to connect brands with influencers. In case you didn't know, it's not all that difficult to pay someone that has a large social media presence to talk up your products and services. Brands see this as a new form of marketing. It isn't. There is nothing unique or different about influencer marketing. We've had it all along in the marketing world. blogger.
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] CTRL ALT Delete - 3 Years Later
    business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. Facebook reminded me about something that happened three years ago on this date. It was three years ago today that we officially launched my second business book, CTRL ALT Delete. In an attempt to not do the standard "book launch" fare (show up at a bookstore, sign some books, sip some wine, etc.) I had the idea of creating a moment of value, content and conversation. reached out to my friends at Google , who were overly kind. What Seth Godin did next shocked me. He insisted.
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] Strong Lessons On How To Present Ideas
    business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. Newsflash: you don't have to be a great speaker to get an idea to spread. We live in fascinating times. Ideas. Powerful ideas are being spread at a frenetic pace. You can blame smartphones. You can blame YouTube. You can blame Snapchat. It doesn't matter. Ideas (of all nature and sizes) have the ability to be spread. This doesn't mean that every idea does spread. It simply means that the channel to distribute an idea is free, and has the potential to reach all. business book.
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] The Art Of Marketing
    Brands can communicate, and get levels of engagement: someone responds to blog posts or follows you on Snapchat , for example. business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. What an amazing day we had at The Art of Marketing in Toronto today. Well over three years ago, I begun telling the story of a famed YouTuber that few (outside of her growing audience) had ever heard of. Her name was Bethany Mota. Her videos attracted a powerful and young audience, and Mota became a huge celebrity. you get the idea. plan now."
  • PROBLOGGER  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?
    How to Get Subscribers For Your Blog: 7 Fresh Ideas | HubSpot. Speaking of convicing, I do hear a lot of chatter about different types of platforms to build a blog on, business or otherwise. I’m a huge fan of the customisable and flexible WordPress, and here are 7 more reasons why. The post Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately? Related Stories Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately? Blog News GeneralI have to say, my favourite link this week has got to be the first one – the interview with Rand Fishkin. hope so!
  • IGNITE SOCIAL MEDIA  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] Social Solute: 4 Brands on Social Media to Admire This Year
    The clean, sleek, and colorful look of Airbnb’s photos is no mistake—the brand appears to keep the rule of thirds in mind, a well-known compositional photography technique we’ve discussed in previous blog posts. It’s hard to believe we’re already halfway through the year. While we know there is much more to come in the next half of 2016, we want to take a moment to salute brands who are doing a killer job so far on social media. Airbnb. If you’re looking for inspiring brand content on Instagram, look no further than Airbnb. The key to gaining and retaining followers is consistency.
  • BUFFER SOCIAL  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2016
    [Blog] How This Digital Agency Drives Revenue from Social Media (and How You Can Too)
    You might’ve heard the advice that your call-to-action should have one job, your email subject line one job, your blog post one job. ” Paul: A little bit of background, I’ve used Buffer, sort of on a personal level, in the past. I’ve run various like cycling clubs where I’ve actually used Buffer connected to WordPress blogs to distribute content. Focus , with online marketing, is key. Turns out focus has a wonderful effect on building a business and driving results. And this focus has paid off! Kevan: How do you go about measuring sales? Sam: Yeah.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016
    [Blog] Forensiq to Provide Ad Fraud Detection Services for Twitter MoPub
    Twitter head of commercial partnerships Meridith Miller announced the partnership in a blog post , saying that the agreement between the two companies is aimed at protecting the more than 45,000 mobile applications and more than 450 billion monthly ad requests on MoPub Marketplace. Twitter vice president for MoPub Janae McDonough said in the blog post: As ad dollars continue to shift to mobile, it’s critical that companies like MoPub and Forensiq work together to detect and mitigate fraud at scale. We are excited to be working with Forensiq.
  • MELTWATER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016
    [Blog] Social Sidekick 7/3-7/9
    Oh say can you see by your iPhone’s LED light a fully fleshed-out content calendar… Read More.
  • MELTWATER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016
    [Blog] Social Sidekick 6/26-7/2
    Can you believe we’re almost halfway through 2016? Hopefully we help you see the year… Read More.
  • PROBLOGGER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016
    [Blog] 9 Reasons I Hate Your Blog
    What is it about your blog that makes them want to press the back button? The truth is that if your bounce rate is high, then there is something that is causing people to discredit your blog and leave quickly. thought a lot about this and realized that there are many negative factors that could kill your success in blogging. Reasons I Hate Your Blog. And, here are 9 reasons why your blog would turn me off and cause me to bounce away. 1. Use these functions to minimize the damage popups can cause to blog user experience. Blog Design Blog Promotion
  • BUFFER SOCIAL  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016
    [Blog] We Interviewed 75 Top Social Media Marketers. Here’s What They’re Working On, Today
    Kayley Robsham , Check I’m Here – Writing engageable blog content and adding promoted tweets! I consider myself a pretty lucky guy. have the amazing privilege of speaking with social media managers from a variety of brands and industries around the world on a daily basis. Listening Listening and learning about the projects they’re working on, their biggest challenges , and what their aspirations are on social media now and in the future has helped me tremendously along the way. Well, I’m happy to change that. Today’s biggest social media projects. business.
  • MELTWATER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016
    [Blog] Personas vs. Segments – What’s the Story?
    In the customer experience world, there is increasing dialogue about the importance and utilisation of… Read More.
  • IGNITE SOCIAL MEDIA  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016
    [Blog] How to Make the Most of Your Influencer Strategy
    The life of that content doesn’t have to and shouldn’t end on a blog post or in one social share. Influencers have taken the marketing world by storm. As demand grows within the marketing industry, so does the need to get the most out of influencer strategy and to use these influential content creators in unique ways. Read on for some of our top recommendations on how to get the most out of your influencer strategy. Give Your Content New Life. Congrats! Your dollars were well-spent on high-quality, original content produced by influencers… but now what? Take Your Influencers Offline.
  • KIKOLANI  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016
    [Blog] 5 Rules for Writing a Headline Without Clickbait Gimmicks
    Never Run Out of Blog Post Ideas: 25 Content Marketing Resources. BloggingThere are plenty of ways to write a catchy headline—one that will make it almost impossible for users to resist clicking—but not all of these methods are sound or respectable. Thanks to the phenomenon known as “clickbait,” online users have been exposed to gimmicky headlines that pique user interest without any meaningful content, usually to provide a letdown once a user clicks through. Accordingly, headlines like “You Won’t Believe This One Weird Trick” aren’t going to cut it. So how can you do this?
  • SPIN SUCKS  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016
    [Blog] Determine the Right Metrics for Your Content Marketing
    Part of the reason people claim blogging is dead is because they're not tracking effectiveness. Related Stories Blogging Most Certainly Is Not Dead Four Elements of Successful Brand Storytelling How to Synchronize Your Content Marketing With an Editorial Calendar. Gini Dietrich helps you determine the right metrics to track. The post Determine the Right Metrics for Your Content Marketing appeared first on Spin Sucks. Communication Content content marketing institute content study Google analytics key performance indicators kpis MarketingProfs url builder
  • PROBLOGGER  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016
    [Blog] PB124: Using “We” When You Mean “I” – Does it Matter?
    Using We and I in Blogging. Sally is just starting out blogging and doesn’t have a team. Is it better to use “we” or “I” when blogging. In Today’s Episode Using We and I When Blogging and Does It Matter. I’m sure a lot of bloggers can relate to this question. know I’ve slipped into the “we” in the early days of my blogs because they kind of slid into being a collaborative thing. struggle with the flip side of this sometimes, I use “I” on my blog when I have a collaborative team working on the site and helping out. This comes from a question from Sally.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2016
    [Blog] Twitter Introduces Emoji Targeting
    Twitter ads application-programming interface product manager Neil Shah announced in a blog post  that emoji keyword targeting is now available to advertisers on the social network. Emojis  are everywhere, and brands advertising on Twitter can now use them to target their campaigns. According to Shah, advertisers can now target Twitter users who recently tweeted or engaged with tweets that featured emojis, with the help of six Twitter Official Partners : 4C , AdParlor , Amobee Brand Intelligence , HYFN , Perion  and SocialCode. Target people who tweet food emojis.
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