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Worst Blogs Online & Why Technorati Likes Them

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And any blog, good or bad, has the same chance of making it onto the Technorati Top 100. Unfortunately, Technorati doesn’t actually judge the socially redeeming value of a blog; it only gauges popularity, so dumb blogs make it onto the list all the time. It’s just the rantings of a pop-political commenter wannabe. Subscribe to the comments for this post?

Blogger Outreach: Three Steps to a Successful Program

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Technorati (free). Then I would add to that list by searching the same topic on Technorati. From there I would add an authority score next to each blog name (Technorati gives you that). would comment. 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?

Eight Tools for Social Media Listening

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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. There are five steps in social media we always recommend to  new clients who are just beginning to branch out online. The Art and Science of Listening. Blog Tracking.

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5 Strategies to Build a Network of Bloggers and Journalists

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Find directories ( alltop.com , technorati ). Interact with them on Twitter, comment on one of their blog posts, or even just retweet one of their tweets to let them know you are paying attention. Please share in the comments below! Guest Post by  Alicia Lawrence. Image:  SalFalko  via Flickr,  CC 2.0. Gatekeepers are the ones who control what is published on their site.

100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog

Webbiquity SMM

Technorati. Subscribe to the comments for this post? 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. charging for inclusion). Blog URL (e.g., link].

Facebook vs Google Infographic

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Continue reading for an insightful infographic from digitalsurgeons. Click for larger image.). Email this to a friend? Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Share this on del.icio.us. Share this on Reddit. Digg this!

Is Blogging Dead or Are Companies Not Trying Hard Enough?

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According to Technorati , there are 158 million blogs floating around, which is partly why I’m so surprised to keep reading that blogging is dead. I get it. know no one comments and you don’t see a spike in traffic. When I speak to CEO organizations , I typically run through a series of quick slides that show where technology is right at this moment. magazine. So, I see.

Social Media Presence of the Technorati Top 20

Viper Chill

Affiliate SEO: How Websites Are Ranking in The Most Profitable Niches Written by Glen on September 14th, 2010 153 Comments Would you believe there’s a top ranking site in a niche with over 300,000 searches per month which only has 4 pages and spams forums for links? Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen. Well, it’s not. Let’s look at the numbers, shall we?

False Advertisement of Fast Food

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. It’s incredible what fast food chains get away with. Consider this example from McDonald’s. And here are some examples from other popular fast food chains. Email this to a friend? Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Stumble upon something good? Digg this!

10 Creative Ads on Buses

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Email this to a friend? Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Share this on del.icio.us. Share this on Reddit. Digg this! Get Shareaholic.

Apple Announces the New iPad

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Have a nice day! ; ). Email this to a friend? Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Share this on del.icio.us. Share this on Reddit. Digg this!

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IT'S TIME TO TEACH MARKETING & SALES IN LAW SCHOOL

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Share this on Facebook Share this on Linkedin Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share it on StumbleUpon Share this on Technorati Tweet This! Share this on Reddit Leave a Comment Previous post: TWITTER NOT EFFECTIVE FOR LAW FIRMS – NOT SO FAST!! They were management, marketing and sales. As you might expect, I had wonderful instruction in each. Firms must still commit time, dollars and other resources relentlessly to help attorneys become successful in these critical areas if they are to protect and grow their valuable firms they have worked so hard to build.

Apple’s New OS: Mac OS X Lion-O

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. The power of Mac OS X. The magic Eye of Thundera. Click for larger version.). Designed byValentino Valdez, follow him on Twitter at @valdezign. Email this to a friend? Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Digg this!

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Tools for Monitoring Online Conversations: Part 2 of Monitor Your Brand Online

Harp Interactive

Technorati. Comments. Technorati. This blog post is the second in the 2 part series on brand monitoring. In case you missed the first blog post,  here is the link: Monitor Your Brand Online. In order to make things easy you should fiirst create a place that will aggregate all your monitoring results like an RSS reader. Monitoring Tools For: Blogs. Blogdigger. Keotag. Twingly.

Facebook vs Twitter Infographic

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Continue below to access the infographic by digitalsurgeons. Email this to a friend? Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Share this on del.icio.us. Share this on Reddit. Digg this!

How to Remove LinkedIn Connections

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Have a LinkedIn connection that messages you too much about “how to learn to create a Twitter account with 5,000 followers in one day&# ? How about the one that invites you to every single one of the groups that he creates on a weekly basis? Or maybe the one that has a daily poll that you must just answer!

Facebook vs Twitter

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Email this to a friend? Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Share this on del.icio.us. Share this on Reddit. Digg this!

How to Hack Video Screens on Times Square

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Want to hack video screens? There’s an app for that! Via gothamist.com. hacker claims that he was able hack video screens around New York’s Times Square using his iPhone, a transmitter, and a video repeater. Watch the video below. What do you think: real or fake? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook.

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Dilbert on Social Media Managers

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Dilbert is known for its satirical office humor about a white-collar, micromanaged office featuring the engineer Dilbert as the title character. Much of the humor emerges as the audience sees the characters making obviously ridiculous decisions that are natural reactions to mismanagement. Sounds familiar? Tweet This!

Facebook vs Twitter 2

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Another take on the original Facebook vs Twitter artwork. – On a more serious note, here are the monthly unique visitors to Facebook and Twitter, according to Compete. – Email this to a friend? Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Stumble upon something good?

3 Ways to Identify Influencers for Your Blogger Outreach Campaign

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Are they interacting in their comments section? Another type of third party web resource is a blog or influence ranker or even a web-site aggregator. I’m talking about resources like Technorati, Klout or even the blog roll that many bloggers employ for networking reasons. So, you’re about to kick off a Blogger Outreach campaign. What are you looking for exactly? Anyone using it?

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

SocMed Sean

Facebook 19) The vast majority of post/comments made by visitors to a Facebook page go unanswered. Links to articles within your blog should stay in the same window. (I know others may disagree…this is my guidance) 55) Allow for comments on your posts. 56) Respond to comments on your posts as frequently as possible. 57) Don’t delete negative comments. Cheers!

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Services like Twitter and Technorati have made it easier than ever to discover the personalities, influencers and top content sources in any niche. If you use other services to help aggregate content around your interests then please let us know in the comments section below. This is a guest post by Jason Butlion. Everyone now has a voice online and can create a following.

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. But where do you start? Define your goal.

How PR and Social Media Can Work Together

Webbiquity SMM

Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Social media and PR would seem to be natural allies. Both are primarily focused on brand awareness, credibility building and image enhancement. Both are critical tools for dealing with bad news or crisis situations. Both require relationships with influential people in one’s industry to be effective. Since many (most?)

Support Film about Los Amigos Invisibles

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. La Casa del Ritmo is a film about Los Amigos Invisibles, their manager and former producers – including David Byrne, who first discovered them and brought them from Caracas, Venezuela to New York City. Help us make this project a reality. Support their Kickstarter campaign. and Montreal, Canada. Tweet This!

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How something like #NewTwitter can destroy the integrity of an innocent human being

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Marsy, author of Giddy Fingers , presents you with a real life story. of how #NewTwitter almost ruined her life. I was a happy person back in 2008 when I didn’t have too. many things to think about. That being until my dog mentioned a new social. networking platform that was quickly making an impression. pondered….

Enter the Dragon Age Legends Beta Key Giveaway

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Great news, I’ve got a hold of 8 beta keys at a coffee shop here in Hawaii for Dragon Age Legends ,  a soon-to-be released Facebook game developed by EA and Bioware. Dragon Age: Legends is a social game for Facebook, in the spirit of Dragon Age: Journeys. have 8 Dragon Age Legend beta key codes to give away.

4 Steps to Segment Social Media Traffic in Google Analytics

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. The Google Analytics Traffic Overview is a report that provides an overview of the different kinds of sources that send traffic to your site. The graph shows traffic trends; the pie-chart and tables show what is driving the trends. Here is how to do that in 4 steps. Step 1: Create a Custom Segment. Tweet This!

A Review of Livefyre

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If you visit Spin Sucks often, you already know about Livefyre , the commenting system we’ve been using since September. New comment stream design and features (you also can post your comment to Twitter or Facebook, if you want). Mobile commenting (it works on your phone and tablet; I know because I’ve tried). Comments are up 27 percent (on average).

Understanding the Nature of an Event Using Social Analytics

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

While many people seemed outraged at the changes (judging by comments left of the Netflix Facebook page), the Technorati article mentioned that no one actually showed up at Netflix headquarters to protest the change. Perhaps the only thing that online commenters are likely to have had in common is being in the same relative location (NYC) at the same time. Like this post?

Meet the Chinese Groupon: GaoPeng.com

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Chinese social startups are thriving. If you look for a Chinese version of Facebook, you will find Renren.com. If you look for a Chinese version of Twitter, you will find Weibo. It was only a matter of time, that the online group buying industry will have its pioneer in China. click for larger image). Tweet This!

PLEASE DON'T TAPE MY MOUTH SHUT

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Home About Services Social Media Speaking-Training LMA Contact Subscribe Myrland Marketing Minutes Strategic Social Media: Making Social Media Make Sense PLEASE DON’T TAPE MY MOUTH SHUT by Nancy Myrland on September 21, 2010 Lately I’ve run into a few blogs and Facebook Pages that don’t allow visitors to comment. Share it on StumbleUpon Share this on Technorati Tweet This!

How to Get Started with Social Media Advertising

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. So many social media options, so little time.  The rapid rise of social media has allowed skillful individuals to reach thousands of others at little or no cost other than manpower and wit. What’s a entrepreneur, blogger, or content developer to do? Facebook Ads. LinkedIn Ads. based). through text. MyLikes.

LinkedIn Releases New Share Button

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. In response to the many options for sharing content online such as Twitter and Facebook, on November 30, 2010 LinkedIn released its new share button. Photo Credit: LinkedIn. Why should you share content on LinkedIn? According to LinkedIn (as of 11/30/10),  because LinkedIn has: 85 million word wide users, 7.9

Baby Boomers Get Connected with Social Media

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Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. As social media networks have been assimilated by younger generations, it was only a matter of time until the older generations would catch up. From the table above, it can be clearly seen that there is little room for growth for social media in the Millenial and Generation X age groups. Here are 2 potential causes. 1.

4 Reasons Why You Must Stop Using Auto DMs On Twitter

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Instead of doing auto DMs, another tweep recommends: “take a moment to read a follower’s profile and make a friendly comment about that follower and don’t talk about yourself&#. If you must do a DM after a follow, take a moment to read the follower’s profile and make a friendly comment about that follower and don’t talk about yourself. This makes sense.