How I Organize Google Reader for Blog Commenting
MAY 1, 2011
And one thing I discovered very quickly about the photo community is if you want comments, you better start giving comments first. started out on sites by photo bloggers I met at a photowalk in downtown Phoenix and branched out from there with people in their comments and on their blogrolls. In Google Reader, of course. Why I Use Google Reader.
Micro Persuasion: Become a Knowledge Management Ninja with Google Reader
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
Become a Knowledge Management Ninja with Google Reader. have been using various RSS readers for nearly five years now - Ive tried them all. However, none matches the power of Google Reader. Share your own thoughts in the comments. Some of these may work with RSS readers from Newsgator, Bloglines and others but they are written with Google in mind.).
Breaking Google Reader on the wheel of Google +?
The Way of the Web
OCTOBER 21, 2011
Google has announced it will make a number of changes to Google Reader ‘in the next week’, and by the looks of it, they’re going to break a great existing product and tool which is used by a lot of professionals to be able to shoehorn some extra interaction into Google+. Normally, I’d advise waiting and seeing what the changes are to a product before complaining, but the post on the official Google blog gives enough information to be really, really worrying. Google hording data inside Google+? Seriously? No following?
Google Reader’s Demise is Irrelevant for Blogs
Convince & Convert
MARCH 27, 2013
In this edition of The Baer Facts, I talk with Kyle Lacy of ExactTarget about the demise of Google Reader and how it’s overblown. Google Reader is Dead and I Shrug My Shoulders. came back from Down Under to discover that Google Reader is being discontinued by Google. Social Media Controversies Addressed, Fresh Each Week. Back From Australia.
How to Set Up Blog Comments as Goals in Google Analytics Using WordPress Hacks
JANUARY 24, 2012
As many of you know, I love writing about Google Analytics. I’m a data junkie, and there’s nothing I enjoy more than learning more about the visitors coming to my blog. One of the best ways to get actionable data out of your Google Analytics is to set up goals. Absolutely – you can start with your comments! good reason to encourage comments! Disclaimer.
A Blog Commenting Strategy
MAY 13, 2011
Well, readers of the popular blogs are high converters and very targeted to my blog. The next source of blog traffic is blog commenting. Blog commenting is so easy, even leaving a sentence can supply you with an excellent 50 unique visitors. What are the steps for driving traffic through commenting on other blogs? 1. Let’s find the blogs you want to comment on.
5 Excellent Productivity Tips For Google Reader
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
Google Tutor. Your how-to guide for Google with Google tutorials, tips for using Google and advice. Excellent Productivity Tips For Google Reader. Written by: Abhijeet Mukherjee on Wednesday, June 18th, 2008 Posted to: Reader 6 comments, add yours! There are no doubts about the fact that Google Reader is the best browser based RSS reader available. Master the Google Reader Keyboard Shortcuts. Google Reader provides some awesome keyboard shortcuts which let you save a lot of time while reading feeds.
4 Easy Ways of Subscribing to Feeds in Google Reader
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
Google Tutor. Your how-to guide for Google with Google tutorials, tips for using Google and advice. Easy Ways of Subscribing to Feeds in Google Reader. Phil on Thursday, June 26th, 2008 Posted to: RSS/Atom , Reader One comment, add yours! Google Reader is a very popular online tool for reading RSS feeds. As a result, the number of ways to get a new feed in to Google Reader has multiplied. The Google Reader folks have created â??bundlesâ?? and share them with your friends in Google Reader.
Efficient Blog Commenting: Save Your Time and Energy
JUNE 10, 2011
Commenting on other blogs is an integrated part of blogging, and it’s vital. You need people for successful blogging and blog commenting is one of the coolest ways to build loyal relationships. This post is based on Joe’s guest post here at ProBlogger, where he wisely gave a strategy for commenting on other blogs. Effective blog commenting. Commenting on other blogs can be overwhelming if you try to combine it with your regular blogging activities. It’s part of my strategy, though, so I need to be efficient in my commenting.
Are Blog Comments Dead? | Justin Levy
JULY 30, 2010
Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Are Blog Comments Dead? Written on July 30, 2010 by Justin Levy in blog , community , facebook , interactions , social media , twitter 23 Comments - Leave a comment! Admittedly, I comment a lot less than I used but I share tons more now. Thomas I like comments.
Reply to Facebook Comments via Email | Justin Levy
JANUARY 12, 2010
Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Reply to Facebook Comments via Email Written on January 12, 2010 by Justin Levy in facebook , social media 15 Comments - Leave a comment! Today Facebook launched the ability to reply to comments (status updates, photos, videos, and Wall posts) via email.
Can Social Media Disrupt Your Life Or Career? 5 Tips For Managing The Timesink
SEPTEMBER 3, 2012
Here are a few great articles that can help you with that: Finding Content For Your Blog With Google Reader Creating the Perfect Twitter Lists The Smart Worker’s Guide to Social Media Have you have experienced the “social media timewarp” of lost time? I’d love to hear other tips, tricks and resources that helped you manage time effectively in the digital world.
Sharing Content in Another Stream
JANUARY 21, 2010
Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Sharing Content in Another Stream Written on January 21, 2010 by Justin Levy in google , social media , twitter 21 Comments - Leave a comment! Sure, I push my Google Reader shared items through FriendFeed and I share a handful of posts daily through my Twitter account.
Tools for Monitoring Online Conversations: Part 2 of Monitor Your Brand Online
JANUARY 12, 2010
Online Reputation Monitoring can be as simple as creating alerts on Google or as comprehensive as subscribing to a syndicated monitoring service like Radian6 that gives you a complete platform to listen, measure and engage with your customers across the entire social web. Here are some RSS aggregation services : Google Reader , Bloglines , Fastladder. Google Blog search.
The New Dilemma: Social Media Exposes Us to Too Much, Too Often
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
DECEMBER 26, 2012
The first major step forward was with Google which organized the Internet so that anyone could run accurate searches on specific topics they found interesting. Google Reader is a great free service which consolidates your blog subscriptions into a single, convenient reader. This is a guest post by Jason Butlion. Everyone now has a voice online and can create a following.
Social Media Marketing for Business: Presentation « The Cube
AUGUST 20, 2010
Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Social Media Marketing for Business: Presentation 20/08/2010 tags: Jeff Bullas , social media marketing by Gemma Went I found this great overview of the benefits of using social media marketing for business in my daily trawl of Google Reader. Did you enjoy this post? Well were nice like that.If
3 Marketing Tools I Miss (and Their Alternatives)
JUNE 25, 2013
PostRank was a social analytics platform that scored blogs based on their engagement (comments and social shares). Feedly only measures shares through their reader, Facebook, and Google +1′s. 2. Google Reader. Google Reader only has a few more days before it is retired. Google Reader Alternatives. Please share in the comments!
Turning off the ViperChill RSS Feed: What You HAVE to Tell Your Blog Readers
MARCH 21, 2013
Some of the biggest news in the blogging world over the last week was without a doubt Google’s announcement that on June 1st, they’re closing Google Reader. Reader simply isn’t paying for itself. Here’s the jist of it: Reader’s closure is going to hit a lot of us very, very hard. Google are going a terrible job of it.
Google+ It's Time To Make Your Move
NOVEMBER 12, 2011
Is Google+ going to be the right move for every business? That being said, your business must make a move into Google+ right now. Earlier this week, Google introduced Google+ Pages for business (more on that here: Google+ Pages: connect with all the things you care about ). Google permeates the Web. Think of search, think of Gmail , think of Android , think of Google Reader and just keep on looking. The fact is, that many millions of people are there and they're talking, commenting, sharing and more. google. google plus.
5 Great iPad Social Networking Apps
APRIL 8, 2011
WordPress (free) – Invaluable app to manage your WordPress blog to manage posts, comments and pages. Synchs with Google Reader which is a major plus and easy to share articles to your networks. There aren’t too many great social networking apps for the iPad, but I have found a select few that I find myself using on a regular basis. Below is the list that I use regularly that cover using Twitter, Facebook, blogging, news consumption and social/web stats. Pulse (free) – I really love the UI for this newsreader. Fantastic UI, and crazy easy to use. Apple Social Media
6 cool curation sites you may not have heard of
OCTOBER 21, 2013
This was sparked by the death of Google Reader, which depressed me so much that I stopped reading blogs altogether for a while. (By the way – I am currently using Feedly, but only reluctantly, and I’ve discovered I was tired of reading what I was reading, so culled it down to around 30 blogs. Anyway. It was a breaking point. ” Read more. ” 2. So to speak.
Twitter and Facebook Both Quietly Kill RSS, Completely
Stay N' Alive
MAY 8, 2011
In the meantime, Jesse's way of finding the RSS is as good as any, and you can still subscribe to user timelines in products like Google Reader by just adding a subscription to the profile URL, eg. know because I had several Pages added to Google Reader, and I remember fishing through the HTML source and seeing the RSS link in the code. Hope that helps!" Hope that helps!"Unfortunately,
5 Steps to Submitting a Guest Post & Getting It Published
JUNE 20, 2011
One of the easiest ways to do that is using Google Reader in the Chrome browser with the PostRank Chrome extension. Simply subscribe to your desired guest post destination in Google Reader, and let PostRank do the rest. Some great ways to get to know blog owners include: Commenting on their blog. Share your thoughts in the comments, and happy guest blogging!
Blogger Outreach: Three Steps to a Successful Program
SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
Google Blogsearch (free). would comment. They would be added to my Google Reader and I would engage with them as often as possible. I’m not going to pretend this isn’t hard work or time intense. If you blog, wouldn’t you much rather be pitched by someone who knows you, has commented on the blog, and knows what types of things you may or may not cover?
21 of the Best Social Media Marketing Guides of 2013 (So Far)
OCTOBER 8, 2013
While acknowledging that the “audience you want to reach and your own professional goals will influence where your social media priorities for the coming year should lie,” Tony Restell nevertheless offers some concrete recommendations, like spending time on Google+ communities because of “the overlap between Google+ and Google search results.”
Buffer Review – My Favorite Time Saving Twitter Tool
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
You can also follow these directions for adding Buffer to your Google Reader. Then you can share posts you are reading in Google Reader to your Buffer. Considering the way I use Google Reader , this is a definite plus. Please share your thoughts, tips, and experiences in the comments, and happy tweeting! Let me demonstrate. The New Buffer Button.
The End Of Blogging?
OCTOBER 14, 2015
lamented the death of Google Reader , and still - to this day - love to hit the publish button. For years, we've been seeing the "conversation" shift from the comments section on blogs to places like Facebook, Twitter , Snapchat , YouTube and beyond. Maybe we do just put them where the readers are, and spend our time being more strategic about where our content is being distributed, instead of figuring out ways to get readers to come back to our blogs? google. google reader. you will see where this is going). for over twelve years. It is.
Why Buffer, HootSuite and Post Planner are the Holy Trinity of Managing Social Media
JUNE 21, 2012
So if you are really, really pressed for time, then I honestly don’t know of a better one-stop-management-shop for the primary social networks than HootSuite (and I’m more than happy to be educated, so if you do, please leave a comment below!). 2. See a really great post in my Reader and know that’s something I’ll want to share. What to do? Such is life.
Why I Share What I Share
MAY 25, 2011
I feel like I’ve been in a more opinionated mood recently, and I hope that is alright with you, my readers. In the last few weeks, I have been changing up my strategies quite a bit, from taking the time to comment on blogs to turning off my Twitterfeed and other social media automation services. Since I do have a massive number of blogs in my Google Reader , I end up with hundreds of unread items in the morning and the evenings when I take a spin through, so if the title doesn’t catch me, I might pass it by. How Blog Commenting Has Made a Difference.
17 Digital Marketing Experts Share Their Top Tips, Tricks, and Tools
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
AUGUST 2, 2011
Moving the third paragraph to the top of the post almost always makes for a better lead to get readers working their way down the page. It also allows you to add threaded editorial comments on the admin panel without having to send a separate email. Currently I’m doing this on Google+. I see a bright future for the Google. Another one I really like is Tweetreach.
A rather busy week…
The Way of the Web
MAY 16, 2010
Or just politics… → A rather busy week… May 16th, 2010 · View Comments It’s Sunday evening, and I’m staring down the barrel of 725 unread items in Google Reader, pondering why I haven’t organised any food, and yet feeling like I should make the most of relaxing for an hour or two before the new week begins.
Data Mining: The Ultimate Guide to Niche Analysis
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
Based on some of the comments and emails I received at the time, a few of you were interested in how I collected the stats I did and how you could go about investigating your own niche further. I’m going to expand on that topic today, in the way I always do. Google Reader Subscriber Counts. In Google Reader you can see how many people are subscribing just via Google.
Why, How and When to Quit FeedBurner
AUGUST 28, 2012
For many years, FeedBurner (acquired by Google in 2006) has been the principal provider of RSS and basic email subscription services to bloggers. Well, unfortunately, from Google’s perspective, it seems not that much. Worse, from Google’s perspective, it seems that the ads running in feeds just weren’t that productive and so the economics don’t seem to be working out. Now What?
This Week in Social Media – 6/26/13
Social Media Marketing
JUNE 26, 2013
If you have additional links, sources or ideas that might be helpful, I''d encourage you to add some via a comment below or tag me in Google+. Facebook is working on a news reader. This is not something in response to the Google Reader phase-out, but a longer term project that the team has been developing for a year. These are those links. But what is it?
The Spin Sucks Blogging Process
APRIL 16, 2012
It also goes on the Arment Dietrich home page, on Facebook, on Twitter, on Google+, and even on Pinterest. Right now, I have 843 subscriptions in my Google Reader , which I push to either Reeder or Zite on my iPad. Then I post on Google+ and in LinkedIn groups, where I always invite discussion and commentary. One that doesn’t require a lot of research or time.
How to Get Testimonials for Your Business or Blog Using Twitter for Social Proof
MARCH 25, 2013
When collecting tweets as testimonials, watch for tweets from readers, customers, well-known people in your industry, mentors, and role models. First off, you might discover someone who tweeted one of your posts or complimented your business that you didn’t notice before. I was pleasantly surprised that Google Analytics actually tweeted one of my posts. What You Are Looking For.
The New Gig: VP of Marketing & Social Media @ Strategies 360
JANUARY 6, 2011
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