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Blogger Outreach: Three Steps to a Successful Program

Spin Sucks

Going through the list of questions, there were a lot around finding the right bloggers to pitch for your product or service. Finding the Right Bloggers. There are multiple tools you can use to find the right bloggers to pitch: Vocus (paid). Technorati (free). They are the first step in developing your list of bloggers to reach. Blogger Outreach. It is.

5 Strategies to Build a Network of Bloggers and Journalists

Waxing UnLyrical

Creating a network of bloggers and journalists is a great way to provide mutual support in the world of online media. For Look for online communities of bloggers and contribute to their conversations to begin building contacts in your focus area. Find directories ( alltop.com , technorati ). How do you connect with other bloggers and gatekeepers? Utilize Social Media.

Does your brand take bloggers seriously?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Brands are flocking to Facebook but are overlooking the significant opportunities and value that bloggers bring to digital marketing initiatives, according to the T echnorati 2013 Digital Influence Report. Technorati is not the voice of blogging authority that it once was, but each year the advertising network publishes a report that is required reading for internet marketers. Formerly known as The State of the Blogosphere the report has been renamed the 2013 Digital Influence Report because it takes a look at the broader social Internet as well as blogs and bloggers.

Eight Tools for Social Media Listening

Spin Sucks

some bloggers have immense influence and you cannot afford to ignore them. Learn which bloggers care about you, your products or services, and your customers.Use tools such as  Technorati or  Google Blog Search to determine which bloggers already are aware of you and develop a plan to target them. They are listen, assess, engage, measure, and refine/improve.

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How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10 How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10 Written by Glen, this post has 62 Comments It’s no secret that one-man blogs can make a lot of money. They are simply the top 10 blogs in the world…according to the Technorati engine criteria.

PR Pros: Stop Treating Bloggers Like Second-Class Media

Spin Sucks

The first few questions I received were along the lines of, “As bloggers, how do we pitch PR firms so they pay attention to us?&#. Then, on the heels of that question came, “While I’m not an A-list blogger, I have an engaged audience that fits really well for some companies. This includes bloggers. Most bloggers have an audience. COME AGAIN?! EXCUSE ME?

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Google Chrome: The Ideal Browser for Bloggers and Content Authors?

Idaconcpts

For all bloggers and content authors there’s nothing more annoying than a browser’s crash just before you were about to hit the ‘submit’ or ‘publish’ button into a blogging or CMS system. Share this on Technorati. Tags: Google Chrome google chrome google chrome for bloggers google chrome for content authors google chrome for content creation How To Measure Efficiency and Speed.

How PR and Social Media Can Work Together

Webbiquity SMM

The social media release is used for blogger outreach. bloggers are overwhelmed with pitches and unlikely to write about the company’s press release, the company uses the press release as a hook and offers to write a (informational, non-promotional) guest post on the topic. These links send more traffic to the blog (which the blogger likes) and spread the company’s fame.

Bloggers: This Is How Long Your Posts Should Be

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » Bloggers: This Is How Long Your Posts Should Be Bloggers: This Is How Long Your Posts Should Be Written by Glen, this post has 63 Comments When I analysed the most tweeted blog posts ever, I found that Twitter users like posts that are around 1,100 words long. Bloggers: This Is How Long Your Posts Should Be [.] Period.

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? Are you hoping to connect with bloggers and get the word out about your product or service? Do Your Homework All bloggers aren’t the same. Bloggers can be fickle and often work to the beat of their own drum. I get dozens of pitches a day.

The 5 Must-read Books for Bloggers in 2011

ProBlogger

Within two weeks of its launch, Social Media Examiner joined the ranks of Technorati’s Top 100 Small Business Blogs and remains in the  Top 10. This book will resonate with bloggers who are struggling to launch products from their blogs, or who are shying away from aggressive launch tactics. Many bloggers are embracing the concept of the human curator. promise! Launch.

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

Webbiquity SMM

And as any blogger can tell you, PR pros understand this, as witnessed by the incredible increase in blogger outreach “pitches&# from corporate PR departments and firms over the past two years. Of course, there’s more to (successful) blogger outreach than just pitching, and there’s more to the new practice of social PR than just blogger outreach. How to Reach Out to Bloggers by Chris Brogan. Share this on Technorati. Social media has fundamentally altered the practice of public relations. Like what? How Is PR Changing? Digg this!

The Slippery Slope of Association Blogger Outreach

www.mizzinformation.com

skip to main | skip to sidebar mizz information Tuesday, October 5, 2010 The Slippery Slope of Association Blogger Outreach Its not often that two of my favorite things to blog about happen to intersect but today youre in luck. Mom blogger drama has made its way to the association world. Can you really expect uncompensated bloggers to take heat and defend your industry? Score.

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Seven Steps to Better Media Relations

Spin Sucks

It takes a lot of hours and research, using tools such as Technorati , Google blogs , and simple Google searches. Each recipient deserves their own note, addressed to them personally, not “Dear Blogger.” Blogger Relations Communication Media Relations lisa gerber media relations pitchingToday’s guest post is written by Lisa Gerber. Yes, media relations. Media relations.

Long-Tail Blogger Outreach Campaign Nuts & Bolts

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Chris Abraham Social Media PR & Blogging Expert home About Me My Blog Resume Abraham Harrison LLC Blogroll Chris Abraham Bio Contact Info Freemasonry German Language Email Form Ideas Login RSS Home Long-Tail Blogger Outreach Campaign Nuts & Bolts Submitted by admin on Tue, 06/29/2010 - 22:26. We identify bloggers who may have a smaller audience but are authenticand have readers who value their opinions. But oftentimes we start with our long-tailblogger outreach , reaching out to upwards of 2,000 bloggers at a time. Originally posted on Agencyside.net ,part 2 of 3.

Analysis of Five Top Blogs and What You Can Learn from Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There is a trend among many new (and even old) bloggers. Yet many bloggers who have not even spent up to a year on their blogs keep complaining about not achieving any results. Further, if we also take a close look at some of the domains, you will notice they try to establish a type of authority for the blogger. Blogger is not reliable. MY TIP : Examine your blog now.

Fashion and P.R. Social Media blogger events

Laurel Papworth

PR people need to be careful how they frame an invite to a blogger press event. This social media invite sent to Fashionista highlights some of the issues of running blogger only events. I was recently told by a P.R. person that I “had&# to come to a Blogger Preview because it was the first one in Australia. Not all bloggers are created equal. No Journalists.

Best Social PR Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Effectively connect with bloggers and other key online influencers in your industry? Social Media Press Releases and Blogger Outreach. The 5 Cs of Blogger Relations by prTini. ** 5 Stars. Noting (very accurately I might add) that “The top bloggers receive hundreds of pitches a day. Even bloggers with less traffic to their site are still being pitched on a regular basis. Share this on Technorati. How can you amplify and extend new releases through social media? Optimize company news for SEO benefit? Which online tools are most helpful for PR pros?

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

ProBlogger

So you might be asking what more can be written about link building for bloggers? Bloggers have an advantage that static and retail websites don’t. Link-building strategies for bloggers. 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. Guest blogging is really the best way bloggers can build links to their website that will not only count for search rankings (99% of the time) but will also lead to increased traffic generation. The answer is, a lot. link] domain.com.

100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog

Webbiquity SMM

social networking profiles, social bookmarking sites, other bloggers). Technorati. Share this on Technorati. Tags: Business Blogging Social Media Marketing 9rules blog directories blog SEO Blog-directory Blogarama Bloggapedia blogs.com Icerocket link building RSS syndication sites Scribnia Technorati TruthLaidBear Urlfan Weblogalot Zimbio Over time, the top source of traffic for most blogs is search. The two keys to search success are great content and links. Assuming you’ve already got great content, there are many places to get links (e.g. Blog URL (e.g.,

Social Media Presence of the Technorati Top 20

Viper Chill

Everything you need to know about becoming a successful blogger is available already if you know where to look; the next step is taking action on what you learn. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen. help people build remarkable websites that gain traffic through viral marketing. In this study which both shocked and surprised me, I reveal this anomaly and many more.

How Young is Too Young?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Today, there are young bloggers who have their own websites and blogs. contacted a handful of young bloggers, all under the age of 17, to get an idea of whether they see their age as a hurdle and what advice they would give to new bloggers. resident of Western New York, he’s not just a blogger but a podcaster. What Advice Can You Give to New Bloggers? Tamar.

Vote for idaconcpts.com for Best Marketing Blog at Blogger’s Choice Awards

Idaconcpts

The Blogger’s Choice Awards is now accepting nominations for the 2010 competition. Share this on Technorati. Tags: Blog marketing Blogger's Choice Awards blogger's choice awards idaconcpts.com has entered the race for Best Marketing Blog. Sign up and give your vote to idaconcpts.com in the Best Marketing Blog category. link]. Email this to a friend? Tweet This!

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

Blog Publishing Guide [link] 10 Things to Do Before Launching Your Blog [link] Writing for Bloggers – A Quick Guide on Style, Substance and Strategy [link] Creating a web presence – why bother? link] Search engine optimization – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [link] SEOmoz | 21 Tactics to Increase Blog Traffic [link] How to optimize website images from a SEO perspective [link] The Blogger?s Tips & Guides Mashable – Twitter Lists, Resources & How-Tos [link] How To Blog: A Beginner?s Buzz Index – Today?s link] Hootsuite [link] Twitterfall – a way of viewing the latest ?tweets?

Analysis of The Top 10 Twitter Users and What We Can Learn From Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Social Media > Analysis of The Top 10 Twitter Users and What We Can Learn From Them Analysis of The Top 10 Twitter Users and What We Can Learn From Them by Tamar Weinberg on September 8, 2010 Share The following is a guest post from one of my favorite young bloggers Onibalusi Bamidele (he’s 16!)

The Power of Not Giving Up – One Blogger’s Story

ProBlogger

The actual story of how I went from not even having a domain name to launching my site on a Technorati Top 100 blog in four days is pretty uninteresting, although there are some juicy behind the scenes highlights and an adorable picture of Xavier here.). Not a lot, but some. I got a little bit of traffic. A few other bloggers said some nice things about what I wrote. The Power of Not Giving Up – One Blogger’s Story. Maybe I should introduce myself. My name is Naomi Dunford, and I was just like you. I was desperate, scared and pregnant. Things did not look good.

Rate and review blogs / bloggers with Scribnia

Josh S Peters

It’s an interesting service that, per it’s about page, “is the source for people’s opinions about bloggers, columnists, reporters, and other writers whose work is available online&#. The sign up was quick and if you’re a blogger I would highly recommend you do it. like the ability to rate the blogger and not just the blog. Tweet This Post.

Rate and review blogs / bloggers with Scribnia

Josh S Peters

It’s an interesting service that, per it’s about page, “is the source for people’s opinions about bloggers, columnists, reporters, and other writers whose work is available online&#. The sign up was quick and if you’re a blogger I would highly recommend you do it. like the ability to rate the blogger and not just the blog. Tweet This Post.

Top 10 Tips on Planning a Blogger Event

Mindjumpers

Working in both PR and digital comms I have been involved with a number of blogger relations campaigns throughout the years. Put on an experience – bloggers are always looking for fresh, interesting (but relevant!) If in doubt, sense check – there is absolutely no harm in sense checking logistics with a couple of target bloggers if you want to double check on timings and/or location.

Content Aggregation: The Future of (B2B and Consumer) Media?

Webbiquity SMM

Browse My Stuff is fee-based for sponsors, free for bloggers and offers more professional publishing power. It’s a win-win-win: the company gets increased exposure; potential buyers get a one-stop site where they can read all independent views of the product; and the bloggers writing about it get traffic. Publishers: traditional news organizations are losing clout and their audiences to citizen journalists and bloggers with deep expertise, and industry trade magazines face declining influence due to the explosion in content marketing. Share this on Technorati.

Twittorati Features Tweets Everyone Already Knows About

Socialized

Technorati ’s new Twittorati (launched July 7, and not last week as some sites are reporting ) will feature tweets from what Technorati thinks are the top 100 bloggers. This gives Technorati its coveted “business model&# (everyone wants to be the Digg of Twitter), but it has numerous shortcomings in terms of presenting users with useful and interesting content.

The Blogger and Marketer's Cheat Sheet to Getting High Profile.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

blogger might say that he wants to write for a specific publication, sending emails and instant messages asking, “Hey, I really like that you write for this publication. Instead of emailing a blogger to include your company’s service in a specific blog post that has already been in the public arena for three years, comment on the post. The same with bloggers.

The Blogosphere in 2010

Social Media Marketing

It's chock full of lots of data about blogs and the bloggers who blog them, taken from the BlogPulse survey that includes over 150,000,000 blogs. Revenue earned by bloggers Geographic distribution of blogs within the U.S. Typically, this is a function that was handled by Technorati. But it leads to the question: whatever happened to the prominence of Technorati?

The New Dilemma: Social Media Exposes Us to Too Much, Too Often

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Popular blogging platforms like WordPress, Blogger and Tumblr have make it possible for anyone to publish content on the Internet in a matter of minutes. Services like Twitter and Technorati have made it easier than ever to discover the personalities, influencers and top content sources in any niche. This is a guest post by Jason Butlion. Follow Justin on Twitter at @justin_butlion.

Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses

Akamai Marketing

Its so easy to think that because their are millions of blogs (and if you check out Technorati you’ll see that I am write right.) While we’re on the topic of Technorati, before you start following any of my 5 handy suggestions, you should check out Technorati and see what others are writing on the topics you plan to cover. This is the blogger as task-master part.

TV Show about Bloggers – Project Alpha, Malaysia

Laurel Papworth

Anyway here’s Malaysia’s attempt at moving more mainstream with merging blogs with traditional media: Project Alpha is Malaysia’s first online TV Show about bloggers. It is a fast paced, fast cut, lifestyle-driven show tailor made for the online market which provides increased recognition of the expanding role and influence of bloggers across the nation. Looks interesting.

BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business

SocMed Sean

Don’t mess around with blogger or WordPress.com. If your blog gets big, you’ll want to monetize it (even if it’s just to support the costs/time) and you’ll have a harder time with that on Blogger and WordPress.com 44) Blogging takes time and commitment. 48) Build relationships with other bloggers. So, here they are. learn from your experience too.