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Why Buffer, HootSuite and Post Planner are the Holy Trinity of Managing Social Media

Waxing UnLyrical

HootSuite. I’ve been a HootSuite fan for a long time. find the easiest way to do so is to schedule a ton of posts in HootSuite. Sure, you can post to Facebook from a number of different apps (including HootSuite), but PP rules, in my book, because: a. You can syndicate your blog posts to Facebook via your RSS feed. f. What to do? Such is life. ” 1.

HootSuite for Blogging – Twitter Management for Bloggers

Kikolani

HootSuite offers many great features that can aid bloggers in managing their Twitter accounts for blogging uses including promotion, monitoring, keyword tracking, reputation management and more. The following are reasons I chose to use HootSuite as my primary Twitter management tool, and the ways I use it to help in my blogging. Keyword + Question Tracking in HootSuite.

How to Build an Inbound PR Campaign

Spin Sucks

Once you have that, make sure you write relevant blog posts to promote those offers and include CTAs that lead to your landing pages at the end. Finally, track the performance of these assets—traffic from blog posts, click-through rate on CTAs, email open and click-through rates, landing pages conversion rate, and lead-to-customer rate. By Iliyana Stareva. Why Push No Longer Works.

Online Tools that Help with PR

Spin Sucks

You can do social media graphics, blog post images, business cards, flyers, invitations, and more. Feedly is a user-friendly place to store your blog and news subscriptions. Hootsuite. If you use any of the social networks, Hootsuite is the tool for you. Or you can add items from Google, YouTube, Vimeo, news, blogs, and even the social networks. Feedly. WordPress.

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01/24/2014: Social Media Snapshot

Harp Interactive

Categories: Blog , Facebook , Google , SEO , Social Media Marketing , Twitter Tags: Facebook , Google , HootSuite , Instagram , social media , Social Media Marketing , Twitter , uverVU Social Media Snapshot Catch up on the need-to-know changes and updates in social media that affect your business and brand…all in one place.

How to Get More Blog Traffic – Content Promotion Checklist [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

With apologies to George Berkeley , if a blog post is published but no one shares it on social media, does it make an impact? Of course blog posts and other noteworthy content should be shared across Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn. What does that mean, exactly? The helpful content promotion checklist infographic below from CleverClicks is an excellent guide.

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. 12 Tools to Help You Optimize Your Social Media Marketing Results by TopRank Online Marketing Blog. ** 5 STARS. Image credit: Buddy Media. You can also post to Tumblr.

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How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data

Webbiquity SMM

So where does blog traffic come from, and how does this change over time? Looking at data from the Webbiquity blog, several trends are apparent. This B2B blog isn’t necessarily representative of all blogs of course, but the trends likely aren’t much different for many business blogs. Search is the top source of traffic for most blogs over time.

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5 Infinitely Handy Content Curation Tools

Harp Interactive

Categories: Blog , Content Creation , Content Marketing , Tools and Resources Tags: #tagboard , alltop , content marketing , Facebook interest Lists , HootSuite , scoop.it , Social Media Marketing An integral part of content marketing, content curation (the process of finding, organizing and sharing digital content around a particular topic) can be time consuming.

02/28/2014: Social Media Snapshot | Extend Facebook Reach, Twitter Promoted Accounts, LinkedIn’s Makeover & More

Harp Interactive

Categories: Blog , Facebook , Google , HootSuite , LinkedIn , Monitoring , Social Media Marketing , Twitter Tags: Facebook , Facebook Messenger , Firefox , Google , linkedin , Promoted Accounts , socia media , Twitter , Who''s Viewed Your Profile Facebook Tags, Twitter Promoted Accounts, Google Helps Local Media, and more! Blog Facebook Google HootSuite LinkedIn Monitoring Social Media Marketing Twitter Facebook Messenger Firefox linkedin Promoted Accounts socia media Who''s Viewed Your Profile

How to Determine and Prioritize Social Media Marketing Goals and Objectives

Pam Moore

Achieving measurable social media ROI is very similar to teens and sex. Everyone is talking about it but very few are actually doing it! In addition to running a busy social, branding and digital agency, Marketing Nutz , I also do a ton of international keynote speaking, training and workshops. We work with brands of all sizes from startups to Fortune 10 brands. We believe in risk. iTunes.

How Brands Used Twitter in 2012

Mindjumpers

The latest data points out that the micro blogging service now has 200 million active users. Following, Hootsuite and Speedfast are the biggest in terms of tool usage. Mobile Report Social Media Twitter Brandwatch broadcasting Engagement Hootsuite Nielsen SpeedfastIf that can’t be described as an accelerating growth, what can be then? You can download the full report from here.

Social Media Has Created Two Types of Users

Spin Sucks

At work we have segmented time allotted to monitoring Radian6 (now known as the  Salesforce Marketing Cloud ) or Jugnoo  (client), or browsing Hootsuite for interesting content. Connect with him on  Twitter ,  LinkedIn , the  Zync blog , or  his blog. Today’s guest post is by Tyler Orchard. It’s now not what we do, but who we are. Grouping Social Media Users.

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

Webbiquity SMM

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. by B2B Lead Roundtable Blog. percent of viewers discovered videos embedded on blogs or other websites.&#. In general the influence of blogs tends to decay more slowly than other media.&#. What should I monitor for?

48 Ways to Measure Social Media Success

Webbiquity SMM

Nine Blog Metrics. from HootSuite or other social media monitoring tool). Social Media Marketing Web Analytics Facebook metrics Google Hootsuite how to measure social media success Klout Kred Olivier Blanchard social media measurement social media metrics social media ROI Twitter metricsUltimately, as Olivier Blanchard has pointed out repeatedly , social media marketing has to demonstrate an ROI (though he acknowledges the questions have to be made more specific). But it’s crucial to the social media ROI debate to recognize that “R” is an end-of-the-process measure.

Buffer Review – My Favorite Time Saving Twitter Tool

Kikolani

Now as many of you might know, I’m a huge fan of HootSuite for my Twitter management needs. For the longest time, I have heard people raving about Buffer, but I figured I didn’t need another app to schedule tweets since I could already schedule tweets in HootSuite. Tweet Scheduling in HootSuite. Analytics in HootSuite vs. Buffer. Let me demonstrate.

The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

consume all of my other media via RSS, be it from the social media blogs , the tech blogs, the photographs I love seeing, the NYC-specific news, and whatever else I’m interested in. HootSuite. My major public Twitter and Facebook online activity is handled through no other application but HootSuite (aff). Hopefully, they’ll do the same for you. Gmail. Filter!

12 Twitter Tips For Lawyers

Myrland Marketing

TweetDeck is my favorite desktop/laptop tool for ease of layout, but Hootsuite is also great because it offers more advanced analytics and team-sharing tools for you. I use both, but for very different reasons. Set Up Search Columns Using The Title Of Your Blog Posts. hope.]. 12 TWITTER TIPS. Say THAT 10 times real fast! Go ahead. I’ll wait. Observe your competition.

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55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Most valuable is his dissection of the best way to use the popular social sites, YouTube and blogging in an integrated manner that capitalizes on the strengths of each platform. How to Use Your Blog to Drive Social Sales by Social Media Examiner. How to: Use B2B Social Media for Lead Generation by TopRank Online Marketing Blog. Adoption soared. 85% of Inc. Mistakes were made.

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Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

What types of information are worth sharing, beyond blog posts? 40 useful things you can share on Twitter besides blog posts by Social Media Today. How Many Times Do You Tweet Your Blog Post? How Twitter increased my blog’s traffic by 300% in one week by MackCollier.com. Ever wonder exactly what impact Twitter can have on blog traffic? How can I get more retweets?

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Four Blogging Tools to Make your Content Go Further

ProBlogger

Use BuzzSumo to gain insights into what your competition is blogging about. The next time you’re brainstorming blog topics for your upcoming content cycle, try researching the topic you’re interested in via the BuzzSumo platform to see what other bloggers and content influencers have to say about it. Use Hootsuite to manage and distribute your social media.

Tip of the Week: Hootsuite

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Tip of the Week: Hootsuite 05/03/2010 tags: Hootsuite , Twitter management , Twitter tools by Gemma Went So my tip of this week is Hootsuite , a fantastic Twitter client that allows you to manage various profiles (including Facebook, Linked In, WordPress and others). Hootsuite makes it easy to do this by providing a handy widget called the Hootlet. Hootsuite also allows you to see which of these links share are the most popular through the stats it provides. what a year!

The Myth Of Reciprocity And The Social Life Of Brands

Twist Image

With nearly 200 comments (and growing) on his Blog post, it's an interesting mix of both opinions and emotions. Have you read my Blog post called, The Dirty Little Secret Of The Twitter Elite ? Those who are using Twitter for their own personal gain (as most of us are) are using filters and technology like Hootsuite , TweetDeck , or Twitter Lists to filter out the noise of those who they are following, so that they can focus on those they actually derive value from. hootsuite. I follow you. You follow me. Right? Not really. What's a brand to do? It's simple. brand.

The Problem Of Scale

Twist Image

There's something up with his blog and he's getting pinged non-stop from every angle (social media, email, etc.) He got a response from someone at Hootsuite (a social media management system for businesses and organizations) with the title of " Ambassador of Happiness " who tweeted: "Truth is, @marketing cannot fathom social media beyond his own utility, so his advice should be taken with a grain of salt." hootsuite. This or that? Have you seen the regular editorial piece titled, Eat This, Not That , from Men's Health magazine? " paradigm. What now?

Blog Promotion Strategies: How to Think Outside the Square

ProBlogger

Ready to shake up your blog and your routine during these 31 days? We’ve already covered nailing your elevator pitch and how to create a super-shareable list post , and today it’s all about getting yourself off your blog to promote it and find some readers. That is really not the case with blogging. You need to put your blog where people will read it. Pumped?

The 6 Types Of Twitter Trolls

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Wikipedia defines a "troll" as "someone who posts inflammatory, extraneous, or off-topic messages in an online community, such as an online discussion forum, chat room, or blog, with the primary intent of provoking readers into an emotional response or of otherwise disrupting normal on-topic discussion." Just because I have a Blog and Podcast that offers a lot of information for free, it doesn't mean that I am not entitled to make a living. hootsuite. Tags: blog. You know, people who - to be blunt - very annoying. The Freeloader Troll. brand.

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Seven Steps To A Better Facebook Business Page

Waxing UnLyrical

Schedule posts and updates to your page via HootSuite or Amplify. think it’s fine to schedule certain types of updates; for example, if there are certain blog posts you want to promote (for yourself as well as those of people you respect), and so on. Public Relations Social Media amplify hootsuite hyper alerts tips on facebook business pagesThe rest is easy. Now they do.

Add a Social Sharing Toolbar to Build Traffic and Engagement

Pamorama

Building traffic is key to successful Web sites and blogs. Tags: Social Media add Apture building traffic content Digg Extendy Facebook Google HootSuite Social Share increase traffic Instant messaging Meebo shares ShareThis social Social network Social Networking social web toolbar toolbars traffic traffic building Twitter Wibiya your site Social Web technologies have made traffic building easier via the use of sharing. Social sharing is a major behavioral shift — social.

Will the CoTweet gamble pay off?

Sherrilynne Starkie

ExactTarget , the company behind the tool, announced on its blog this week that CoTweet is being rolled into a new enterprise package called SocialEngage.   ” Commenters on the blog are not at all happy.  How can ExactTarget hope to compete against a raft of very high quality free, or very low cost competitors like TweetDeck and HootSuite? Featured Headline Social Media Twitter CoTweet Dodo ExactTarget Foursquare HootSuite - Social Media Dashboard TweetdeckImage via CrunchBase. CoTweet will cease to be and SocialEngage will not offer a free service.

5 Things Blogging Taught Me About Tweeting

Kikolani

soon got sucked in to a fantastic environment of helpful and knowledgeable tweeps. I was blogging for a while before. When you start out Dino Dogan, a blogger I truly appreciate for his honesty in blogging, taught me that no matter what, replying to each and every comment is key. What blogging taught me right from the start was that I had to lose the self-centered attitude.

10 Best Time Saving Apps and Plugins To Optimize Your Blog

Kikolani

Building a blog that matters is a full-time gig these days, especially if you want to stay ahead of close to 200 million other competing blogs – which you do, right? You need to be on you’re A-game all the time, and as a result it’s just too easy to get caught up doing ‘everything’ on your blog. Time Saving Apps For You And Your Blog.

Moving From Back Pats to Business, Social CRM Is For Real

Convince & Convert

Argyle Social (sponsors of this blog and the Social Pros podcast , and what I personally use for social communication) launched their Social API. In other mid-market social CRM news, Hubspot and Hootsuite announced an integration that combines Hootsuite’s social behavior data (historically a favorite of small business) with Hubspot’s robust database capabilities.

Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Read on to learn how social media is changing PR, how pitching bloggers is different from traditional media outreach, how to optimize press releases for search and online distribution, which tools should be in your social PR toolbox and more here in some of the best articles and blog posts on social PR of 2010 so far. SESNY: 5 Tips To Optimize Press Releases For Search by TopRank Online Marketing Blog. Social media has fundamentally altered the practice of public relations. Like what? Will Traditional, Social Media Blend? by MediaPost Marketing Daily Commentary. by Journalistics.

Lovin': Hootsuite Gets An Upgrade – The Cube's Review « The Cube

Gemma Went

Yes, a new Hootsuite has arrived. Looking just that little bit sleeker, simpler and even easier to navigate, Hootsuite has improved some of its key features, as well as adding a whole suite of new ones. The adorably animated Hootsuite owl (available with the Blue Steel theme only), which acts as a new launch button aggregating all of its services. Did you enjoy this post?

Four Tools to Help Build Your Social Community

Waxing UnLyrical

Now, I know you can do this through HootSuite, for example, or several other platforms. you can do the same via Post Planner (this doesn’t always work from HootSuite, for example). I’ve been using this for a couple of weeks now, and really like it, and their customer service team is very responsive (whether you ping them on Facebook or Twitter). HootSuite Publisher.

Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?

ProBlogger

Here are 9 Subreddits That Will Help Your Career // Hootsuite. Stay tuned… 9 Types of Blog Posts that are Proven to Boost Traffic // CoSchedule. The Best Photo Editing Apps Chosen by You // Hootsuite. 15 Ways to Maximise Your Productivity with Google Drive // BetterCloud Blog. The post Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately? kind of agree.

10 Distractions That Sabotage Your Blogging Success

ProBlogger

You can hardly give your blog the time and attention it deserves. 10 distractions that sabotage your blogging success and how you can overcome each one of them: 1. That’s what makes this even more dangerous to your blogging productivity. If you’re like most people, blogging doesn’t pay your bills – your job or business does. Buzzing Brain.