Do you syndicate your blog?
JUNE 8, 2011
Recently the topic of syndicating content came up in conversation. You see, lots of bloggers have their blog posts syndicated on other sites that aggregate content, and sometimes we write posts specific to a site just to get our names in front of more readers who frequent that particular web site. So, how to get the most value out of being syndicated? Share the love.
Meet the Power of Blog Syndication
JANUARY 13, 2014
previously announced myself as a blogger on syndication links on sites including B2C and SMT. When I published my blog post, their editors observed my submission among a feed of other submissions by other bloggers; and they promoted me from just a person in their incoming syndication feed to a person featured on their website and across their social media channels.
What's The Point In Commenting On Blogs?
JULY 9, 2013
What is the true value of a comment on a blog? Eventually, additional features like the ability for a reader to comment on a post and the introduction of RSS (a syndication feature that would notify readers by email or web-based readers when the blogger updated or published to the blog) helped to propel the platform to the mainstream. To this date, there is a constant slew of criticism and discourse on the importance of comments. Schaefer ) who spend a lot of time playing in the comments. Let''s get over the comments. Comments are great. google.
Facebook Commenting Platform: Pros and Cons For Businesses
MARCH 2, 2011
Facebook has announced a new version of its Comments Box plugin – its social plugin that enables Facebook-connected commenting on a website. Facebook’s Comment Box plugin. Among the features Facebook has revealed: Social relevance – the new plugin uses what Facebook calls “social signals to prioritize comments on posts. Reduced spam. Cons. 1.
A Blog Commenting Strategy
MAY 13, 2011
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. Before commenting, you need to know exactly where to comment. Let’s find the blogs you want to comment on. Why and how?
The Social Media Mob Needs to Go
MARCH 24, 2015
Don’t Read the Comments A few days ago, I made the mistake of reading the comments on an article Ragan syndicated from this very blog. It was about the pay gap between men and women in the PR industry so I thought I would be safe to read the comments. read the first two comments—both posted anonymously—and immediately closed the article. Well, I was wrong.
Facebook Video and Facebook Live: The Future for Marketers
MAY 23, 2016
This rise of a new kind of publisher that doesn’t require a homepage or an application and syndicates content through social media and other channels is opening up a plethora of voices and content–think Arsenic TV, NowThis and BuzzFeed. Furthermore, Facebook Live streams generate 10 times more comments than standard videos. So what is Facebook video anyway?
Should Blogs Syndicate?
SEPTEMBER 27, 2010
As a blogger, I’m continually facing the question of whether I should syndicate my content and how actively I should attempt to get it syndicated. They have a lot of different practices. My goals are to increase visibility and ultimately to build an active readership who will comment and participate in a discussion. It’s really part of trying to Amplify Your Blogging. talks to various pros and cons for syndication. It raises a lot of very interesting questions about whether bloggers should syndicate. Types of Aggregators and Syndication Choices.
How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data
AUGUST 23, 2011
The key is a balanced strategy of search engine optimization (SEO), social media, syndication and guest posting. Syndication is also helpful. Three of the top 12 traffic sources for this blog were syndication or content aggregation sites: B2B Marketing Zone , Social Media Informer and Social Media Today. Every blogger wants more traffic. How to get it? Post frequency matters.
Is Feedburner about to be closed by Google?
The Way of the Web
AUGUST 3, 2012
It’s particularly worrying in some areas, where companies of the size and scale of Google have effectively closed out the market, particularly in terms of RSS syndication with Feedburner and RSS reading with Google Reader. Having used Feedburner for years, it appears little positive has happened since acquisition by Google, and largely the service for syndicating and placing advertising in RSS feeds has been left running, but little more. If you have any other alternatives to mention or recommend, hit the comments below and I’ll add them into the post. Buffer.
Guide To Online Content Syndication
SEPTEMBER 23, 2010
Print this article | Read this article in: | IT | ES | PT | Guide To Online Content Syndication: Part 1 Online syndication allows web publishers to distribute their content to multiple audiences, networks, as well as to traditional media outlets and to their online counterparts. Do you want to understand what online content syndication can do for you? 1-Click Answers.
We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 2)
JANUARY 20, 2010
Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Youtube Tuesday: ESCP Europe Human Experience | Main | Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/18-1/22 » January 20, 2010 We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 2) Last week, in We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1) , I argued that people should not syndicate all of their tweets into Facebook. Its okay to supplement your Twitter activity with some syndicated content, but like I said in Part 1 , its important to not overdo it and run the risk of becoming a robot. You get the point.
Yahoo News Syndication: Attribution Links Not SEO-Friendly
JULY 9, 2009
In looking at syndicated content on Yahoo News, most of the syndicated articles do not include attribution links (each news source likely has to request or provide them), but among those that do exist there is a problem. For example at the bottom of this syndicated LiveScience.com article you’ll see the attribution link: ( 2010 Update: The syndicated article no longer appears on Yahoo News so I removed the link to it. Will Publishers Add Cross-Domain Rel=Canonical to Syndication Deals? However the split result is certainly costing them clicks.
Satisfy your Appetite for Targeted Traffic with SEO & Social
MAY 20, 2011
Social Syndication is the act of leveraging user-generated content (UGC) from your website or blog to publish on Facebook and other social media sites. Blog Facebook Search Marketing SEO Social Media & SEO Social Media Marketing Tools and Resources Word of Mouth Marketing facebook comment plugin facebook like button Facebook optimization how to increase your sites seo social and seo social media and seo social media marketing and search engine optimization social plugins social syndication user generated content using social media plugins
Satisfy your Appetite for Targeted Traffic with SEO & Social
MAY 20, 2011
Social Syndication is the act of leveraging user-generated content (UGC) from your website or blog to publish on Facebook and other social media sites. Blog Facebook SEO Search Marketing Social Media & SEO Social Media Marketing Tools and Resources Word of Mouth Marketing facebook comment plugin facebook like button Facebook optimization how to increase your sites seo social and seo social media and seo social media marketing and search engine optimization social plugins social syndication user generated content using social media plugins
We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1)
JANUARY 13, 2010
Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Search: Tempur-Pedic "Ask Me" Commercial | Main | 4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media » January 13, 2010 We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1) I have never written a rant post before, but nothing seems to bother me more online lately than when I log into Facebook and Im assaulted by a stream of peoples tweets in the Live Feed. Social technologies make syndication and aggregation simple. Syndicating all of your tweets into your Facebook status updates is inconsiderate.
Breaking Google Reader on the wheel of Google +?
The Way of the Web
OCTOBER 21, 2011
The final pain is the comment from Alen Green suggesting that if we decide Google Reader is no longer for us, we can move to another service. Whilst Google does have a data export project, there’s a difference between exporting data and being able to syndicate it. Content Marketing rss Tools breaking changes data syndication google google reader updating wreckingNormally, 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. Seriously?
Will Publishers Add Cross-Domain Rel=Canonical to Syndication Deals?
DECEMBER 16, 2009
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Will Publishers Add Cross-Domain Rel=Canonical to Syndication Deals? In the Q&A in Google’s announcement, one question in particular caught my eye: Q: I’m offering my content / product descriptions for syndication. At Define we work with a lot of newspaper and magazine sites, many of which have syndication deals with multiple partners. How can we prevent our syndication partners from outranking us for our own content?” is one of the most common consulting questions we get.
A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call
JULY 27, 2016
And also social commentary–anyone can comment about what’s happening now and share their thoughts, and sometimes those go into conversations. We have more than 500 million plus logged-out users, and then we have a very large syndicated audience. Twitter reported its second-quarter-2016 financial results Tuesday, and Wall Street was far from overwhelmed. Product overview.
100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog
OCTOBER 25, 2010
But two great sources are blog directories and RSS syndication sites. So, having recently completed a submission campaign for a client, here is an updated list of blog directories and RSS syndication sites that remain active and free. RSS Feed Syndication Sites. Subscribe to the comments for this post? 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 charging for inclusion).
10 Things That Expose Good Sites to Google Panda
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
Update: for more on this last point see the comment from Michael Cottam below). Syndicated content – publishing a large amount of syndicated content has been problematic for some brands, particularly when that content appears on quite a few other sites. We work with a lot of major publishers and nearly all of them have had at least a few titles get hit by Panda in recent years.
PLEASE Don’t Visit My Google+ Page! Here’s Why.
JUNE 9, 2013
This is a major failing of Google+ and is one of the primary reasons that I haven’t actively used Google+. I use Hootsuite, Buffer and IFTTT to syndicate my content across various social media groups, always ensuring that the right message is being delivered to the right group. In fact, I really don’t want you to visit my Google+ page and I have a good reason for it. Cheers!
10 Instagram Best Practices For 2015
APRIL 6, 2015
Instagram allows you to easily syndicate your photos to your other social accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Tumbler, Flickr, and Foursquare). 5) Create and monitor brand-related hashtags. Fans can leave comments and ask questions too—be sure to acknowledge and respond to those. 9) Run photo contests . Last month, I talked about 10 Twitter Best Practices For 2015. Is it photos? Videos?
Get Internet Voicemail from Website Visitors with SpeakPipe
JANUARY 31, 2014
If you were inspired, please add a comment and sign up to receive blog posts by email. Related Stories Meet the Power of Blog Syndication Emulate the @UN and Reply to Tweets Finding Order in Social Networking Chaos. In the spirit of Vine, SnapChat, and other applications that enable you to record your voice (or any sound) in combination with video to your friends, meet SpeakPipe.
My Backlinks Strategy Sucks, And What I Plan To Do About It
JULY 13, 2011
Content Syndication – I’ve got my content currently being syndicated on sites such as Social Media Today & Business2Community. Actively Commenting – It’s hard enough to find the time to actually write on my blog let alone find time to engage on others, but it’s really an important part of the whole process if you’re serious about building out your own blog. Blogging
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. Comments. This blog post is the second in the 2 part series on brand monitoring. Monitoring Tools For: Blogs.
Nine PR Blogs to Read
DECEMBER 16, 2014
They do a nice job with news reporting and syndication. The only thing I don’t like is the people who comment there are not nice. They’re the reason you don’t read the comments. And her mom commented that it was okay. have to say, I love this series we’re doing, but the lists are getting me in trouble! AirPR. Bad Pitch Blog. PR Daily. PRNewser.
Use Media Relations to Get on the First Page of Google
JANUARY 20, 2015
In the comments, Stephanie Vermillion asked, “Is there a suggested number of total content pieces you need to develop expertise on the main topic in the eyes of Google?” Whether they comment on it. What’s frustrating about this particular search is the PR Daily comes up before us…and it’s an original Spin Sucks piece that they syndicated.
The ROI of Social Media
FEBRUARY 18, 2014
If you were inspired, please add a comment and sign up to receive blog posts by email. Related Stories Why Content Wins The Mashable Test Meet the Power of Blog Syndication. Pam Moore created a Twitter chat last night and asked people to explain the return on investment of social media. Sometimes other KPI. getrealchat. — Scott Gulbransen (@kcgully) February 19, 2014. A2.Yes.
What “Memories” Really Means for Snapchat and Marketers
JULY 8, 2016
Tim Peterson of Marketing Land taps into the game-changing potential of this feature for marketers: Brands will be able to take photos and videos that they had created for use elsewhere — be it print magazines, billboards, YouTube or TV — and syndicate them on Snapchat… Publishers will be able to cut down their Facebook videos into 10-second clips repackaged as a serialized Story.
How to Find the Right Content Distribution
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
For instance, it’s quite lovely that PR Daily syndicates our content, but every time I see someone tweet something we’ve written from there, instead of here, I go a little bit more mental. What is also interesting is several of the comments were from people who sell software that helps you capture blog post ideas and develop your content (asking our readers to buy their product).
10 Steps to Create A Content Marketing Blueprint For Small Business
Blue Focus Marketing
DECEMBER 9, 2012
Check the comments on your blog, Twitter feed and Facebook page. Syndicate your blog content with relevant content providers. Syndication means re-posting your blog to other “super blogs” that can extend your message’s reach and bring new customers to your business. By now, you have heard all the hype about content marketing. Enter the Content Marketing Blueprint.
Google+ Tips and Tricks
JULY 5, 2011
Make sure you add links to your other networks, your blog and your syndicated content ( here’s how ). comment on your posts go to your phone. If you get one for every time anybody comments it will drive you bats. Click on a photo to edit who gets to see it, tags, captions, moderate comments and even some limited photo editing capabilities ala Picassa. Google+.
Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources
JANUARY 31, 2011
Syndicate Press. Syndicate Press. aggregates anything via bookmarklet + RSS-OPML, Twitter, Google Alerts, YT, FL + commenting, output via embed, RSS, API, PHP, manual or automated. Guide To Online Content Syndication. Online Content Distribution: Guide To The Best Content Syndication Services. How do you do it and what tools are available to you? Aggregation.
Association Social Media: National Association for Women Business Owners Phoenix Chapter (NAWBOPHX)
AUGUST 4, 2014
post, syndicate and curate content relevant to women business owners across all of the association’s social platforms including LinkedIn , Facebook , Twitter , Google+ and YouTube. Then I start the process of being helpful by researching, curating content, syndicating blog posts, creating new posts and scheduling them according to the social media strategy. Woohoo. link]. link].
Ten Communicators to Follow
DECEMBER 18, 2014
first discovered Dorothy on PR Daily, where they had syndicated a blog post she wrote about the lies PR firms tell their clients and prospects. Comments ginidietrich and if I remember right, Michelle got food. Only two days left in this series and it won’t be me who finishes it up (though Lindsay and Jess won’t disappoint!). Merry Christmas to me! Rob Biesenbach.
How to Hire Your Social Media Marketing Partner
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 11, 2012
This is basically how our agency organizes the work. (If I’ve left out anything, your comments and suggestions would be most appreciated!). Setup and implementation involves setting up and optimizing company pages within each platform, designing landing pages for offers, and creating editorial calendars and syndication schedules. This is a guest post by Brad Shorr. Want more?