Blogosphere Trends + Readability Scoring
MAY 11, 2011
Ever since Google implemented its reading level feature late last year, there have been rumors that your site’s categorization (basic, intermediate, or advanced) may be impacting your search engine rankings. I’m not an expert on SEO but what I can tell you for sure is that, at the very least, Google users now have the option of limiting their search results to a specific reading level and filtering out the rest. If you use Microsoft Word to write posts, you can check readability easily. Flesch Reading Ease (according to Microsoft Word): 47.3 Search Engine Optimization
Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010
JANUARY 17, 2011
The State of the Blogosphere 2010 by Brian Solis. The social prehistory of search engine marketing relevance and what it means for SEO and content by Conversionation. Brittany Brouse reports that “43% of employees at the largest companies in the US (think Gap, Microsoft and Google) report using LinkedIn for professional reasons. Social Media Facts and Stats. Adam T.
Seth Godin on Steroids: Here’s My Evernote Password
DECEMBER 2, 2012
It’s a dipshit move — and sadly, a tech blogosphere staple. “ If companies were not able to compete with free, Microsoft would have been crushed by Linux, Oracle by MySQL, and the dot-com boom would have wiped out half of the world’s brick and mortar economy. said, “Nah, who needs another search engine?” It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Seth.
2012 #Nifty50 Top Men in Technology on Twitter
Blue Focus Marketing
SEPTEMBER 16, 2012
Prior to starting gShift, Chris was a co-founder of Hot Banana Software, a search engine-friendly web content management system that was acquired by Lyris Inc. His blog, DIYBloggerNET may be the highest converting blog in the Blogosphere. In order to qualify this year, each #Nifty50 nominee had to work for a technology company such as software, hardware, IT services or telecom.
HOW TO: Activate Your Brand's Super Influencers
NOVEMBER 12, 2010
To find and activate the people who are truly passionate about your products, services, or sector, you’ve got to carefully monitor the blogosphere, message boards, and forums. Microsofts Kin One and Two Are Comin. View More » Dev & Design Google Engineer Wants You to Hack Mic. Search Engine Marketing Manager at Th. Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! These key influencers are more than just fans — they’re brand ambassadors. Thanks. iTunes 10.1
From The Information Age To The Connected Age " GigaOM
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
Microsoft represents the Information Age, while Google hints at the shift towards the Connected Age. Microsoft (Information Age) vs. Google (Connected Age). Microsoft (MSFT) exemplifies the Information Age. Microsoft must rely on protecting access to its knowledge goods — because this is where it has created value. GigaOM. GigaOM. WebWorkerDaily. NewTeeVee. Events.
The 7 Habits of Highly Ineffective Bloggers
OCTOBER 12, 2012
If you look around in the blogosphere I’m sure you’ll find tons of bloggers who fit this description perfectly. Networking in the blogosphere isn’t even difficult. know that the standard way of doing this is through Microsoft Word or some other text processor, but they are not very good at providing WordPress-ready formatting. They’ve seen a headline, or a search engine listing, and clicked on it. If you have some friends in the blogosphere, you can let them know whenever you publish something really valuable (your pillar content).
8 Reasons Why Students Should Blog
JANUARY 24, 2012
Here are eight reasons why students should join the blogosphere. When I worked for Microsoft last year as an intern, members of the team took great pleasure in finding information on candidates outside of their resume. Simply activate it on your WordPress setup to optimize your site for search engines. Google XML Sitemaps : Create an XML-compliant sitemap for your blog to help search engines. He was a CIPR (Chartered Institute of Public Relations) representative in 2009 and completed an internship with Microsoft last year. 1.Your blog is your portfolio.
“Reclaim Blogging”: Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook
AUGUST 22, 2011
In the blogosphere, the only light IS the green light. For £500-£10,000 a year you can by yourself an analytics engine to push reports to the top brass and that’s your ‘Socail media Campaign’ sewn up. But what about those who don’t want to “re-claim the blogosphere so much as “claim their share of it? Self-sufficiency. Exactly. Rock on.
Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers
NOVEMBER 29, 2010
This list includes female bloggers that cover a huge variety of topics in the blogosphere. Ann is an SEO consultant, the brains behind the hugely popular My Blog Guest site for bloggers to network and acquire guest blogging opportunities, and a regular contributor to Search Engine Journal. Leah is a SEO / sales copywriter and search engine / social media consultant. Enjoy!
100 Media Monitoring Tools for PR
OCTOBER 31, 2010
BlogScope is an analysis and visualization tool for blogosphere which is being developed as part of a research project at the University of Toronto. ALPACA consists of web spiders that mine the entire Internet looking for topics of conversation, deep into the Internet to look for data that even the major search engines (Google, Yahoo, etc.) do not and cannot return. million posts.
Analysis of Five Top Blogs and What You Can Learn from Them
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JULY 1, 2010
If your online business model is to make money from advertisements like AdSense and banner ads then I will suggest you should be updating regularly because the type of visitors who work most with this model are the search engine visitors, so the more regularly you update your blog, the more search engine visit your content and the more you get indexed, the more traffic you will gain.