Solving the Content Management System Standoff: Drupal, Joomla or WordPress?
AUGUST 10, 2014
Similarly, the same approach should be taken when it comes to choosing the best open-source content management system (CMS). Whether youll be running a company blog or a site thats jam-packed with graphics and video, making the right choice depends on your content. Drupal is built to provide a stable performance with a great deal of content versatility.
The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Amanda Gant
JUNE 26, 2015
With a good content management system or a developer, you can add almost anything to your site. also edited all three versions of Andy Crestodina’s book, Content Chemistry , so I’ve read that one more than a hundred times and at least thirty times in the past six months. Orbit is getting ready to complete their second annual blogger survey and would like you to take it.
Learning + Technology: The Latest on What Associations Are Doing
DECEMBER 30, 2013
The full report is now available for free download – as in no money or e-mail address required – but here, also, are some quick highlights: The report was based on a survey that drew responses from 200 organizations. Webinars still dominate the landscape, as they have the last two times we ran a similar survey. Download! Anther 10.6 live) Webinars or Webcasts. Only 31.4
The Intersection of Online Communities and Learning Management Systems
MAY 6, 2015
We’re seeing some interesting things going on in the association industry at the intersection of online communities and learning management systems (LMS). In the 2014 Association Learning + Technology Report by Tagoras , which surveyed 200 organizations: 88.7 Discussion forum questions can be used to assess how educational content has been understood. Here’s our take.
Become a Content Marketing Fox
JUNE 17, 2015
By Michael Gerard According to a survey by Curata , more than three quarters of content marketers plan to boost their content marketing investment in the coming year. We have a name for content marketers that are the most savvy with their content marketing budgets: FOXES. However, a third of content marketers have never completed a content audit.
Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics
AUGUST 14, 2011
After interviewing nearly 40 experts and working with Charlene Li and a bit of help from myself, she’s found six distinct use cases (see compass below) on how companies are measuring using these new toolsets. Why are social analytics so important? This is a new medium, and proof over re allocation of investment is key. The more you share it, the easier it is for us to produce more. Wowza!
3 Projects to Improve Auto Financial Services Websites
JULY 22, 2013
Remember from my previous article on responsive design , that according to a July 2011 – January 2013 survey from the Media Behavior Institute, 43.5% of the U.S. survey participants accessed the Internet via a mobile phone each week during that period. NOT for managers. In this article I will detail 3 projects to improve these sites. Take a look at the Farmers Insurance site.
How to Build a Content Calendar (Plus a Free Template for 2014)
Convince & Convert
JANUARY 7, 2014
Creating a content calendar for your company from scratch is one of those tasks that seems ridiculously complicated at the outset but which, with a systematic approach and no scruples about stealing other people’s methods, can actually be fairly straightforward. The Goal of a Content Calendar. Building a Content Calendar in Three Easy Steps.
20 Rocking Tools for Successful Blogging
FEBRUARY 11, 2014
Who likes to be distracted while working on their next best piece of content? Adding new sources and discovering new content has never been easier thanks to the minimalistic interface, which you can alter by playing around with the layout and categorization. Stumbled upon a video, a news article, or any piece of content you’d like to come back to later on? WordPress.
Four Mobile Marketing Growth Areas
JANUARY 18, 2011
This first ran on MyMobiManager , a company that creates content management systems for the mobile web. And, as business leaders, we may have to consider jumping in bed with the wireless companies in order to get our content out (and not blocked). Four out of five teens carry a mobile phone and the majority of them view it as the key to their social life ( CTIA Survey ).
This Week in Social Media – 7/31/2013
Social Media Marketing
JULY 31, 2013
The secrets of success to building a digital newsroom, the secrets of bureaucracy-free content marketing, Sina Weibo was slow to evolve, Quebec loves Twitter, Pinterest and Google+ are gaining on Facebook, what to do with marketing data and more, it''s This Week in Social Media. New research shows that businesses are turning to Twitter more than Facebook for real-time social content.
22 Social Media Marketing Management Software & Services Reviewed - Online Marketing Blog
OCTOBER 31, 2010
Over the past 6-9 months, I’ve been researching and reviewing a variety of social media management tools that help with everything from source network connections to campaign & social content management to monitoring & measurement. Awareness - Social marketing hub that centralizes social media content publishing, management, measurement and engagement.
The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)
OCTOBER 3, 2010
Yet don’t discount other systems, as when you look closely, Google, Yahoo, MSN, AOL are also social networks, and will continue to innovate as well as aggregate. Social Media Management Systems. This recent entrant spurred out of the need for individuals to manage their multiple disparate identities and information from a variety of social networks.
Brand Monitoring, Social Analytics, Social Insights
OCTOBER 3, 2010
More customers, buyers, and consumers are creating content everywhere they go. They don’t want to end up being trilobites and have become part of a larger system: Recent acquisitions include Scoutlabs+Lithium(community), Filtrbox+Jive(Community), Techrigy+Alterian(WCM) and others. Social data is overwhelming. Social Analytics Intelligent. Derive meaning what social data means.
Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’
OCTOBER 1, 2010
Managing these multiple login systems from all these social networks is cumbersome due to changing APIs, protocols. More accurate contextual information as first time users information can be used to match relevant content, media, products, and even advertisements. Single Sign On systems don’t go away they simple aggregate this new level of data. Expect more now.
List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)
OCTOBER 31, 2010
The issue of lack of scale is resonating with social strategists –as a result, the market is developing new tools that will help them manage them. Definition: Social Media Management Systems are collection of procedures used to manage work flow in a disparate social media environment. This is not unlike traditional editorial processes used in CMS systems.
How LinkedIn Groups can Explode your Blog Traffic
APRIL 18, 2013
Killer content rules in social media circles and this is no different with LinkedIn Groups. If you blog content misses its target audience, or is not well written, it is unlikely to attract readers. Using the above example on the PR firm, the majority of the content on their blog is about copywriting, social media and Public Relations. A Guest Contribution from Fiona Hamann.
50 Ways to use Social Media, listed by Objective « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing
MAY 13, 2009
Collectual these folks own social media budgets: LIST [link] in reply to spicedawg56 1 week ago « Community Platform Pricing for New Clients Scorecard: Should Startups Have Community Managers? Couple your email newsletter content with additional website content on a blog for improved commenting. Try out a short series of audio podcasts or video podcasts as content marketing and see how they draw. Practice delivering quality content on your blogs, such that customers feel educated / equipped / informed. Consider the value of hiring a community manager.
25 Reasons Why Google Hates Your Blog
JANUARY 27, 2012
The millions and millions of people hungrily consuming blog content out there in the global online space we call the Internet? Creating high-quality, relevant content is a must if you want your blog to be noticed by search engines but it’s only part of the picture. The very heart of search engine optimization is understanding what people are searching for online and aligning your own content to those searches. Creating links between your blog posts makes it easy for your readers to discover other content, which naturally keeps them hanging around for longer. Always.
10 Quotes on the Apple iPad and the Business of News
JANUARY 28, 2010
“The future of news is about distributing content as widely as possible and monetising not just content but relationships. handful of very large publishers, like the NYT, may be able to scrap together some compelling content on a regular basis. The question, then, is whether newspaper publishers will do any better at monetizing mobile advertising than they have online.
The Most Common Causes of Duplicate Content on News Media Sites
OCTOBER 8, 2009
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Common Causes of Duplicate Content on News Media Sites by Adam Sherk on October 8, 2009 Although search engines keep improving on their ability to deal with duplicate content, this continues to be one of the main SEO issues facing news and content sites. Even when the engines do a reasonable job of filtering out duplicates in their results, sites are essentially shooting themselves in the foot by splitting internal and inbound links to a particular piece of content across multiple URLs.
eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
Contents Introduction Towards a Definition Driving Forces Developments to Date Barriers Future Potential References Web Links Introduction A definition for the term Personal Learning Environment ( PLE ), remains elusive. The primary purpose of the systems is to organise course content for transmission to enrolled students. eLearning & Deliberative Moments. services. 2002).