3 Examples of Auto Insiders Using Viral Videos to Market Cars
JANUARY 12, 2011
Post on Google Buzz. Digg this! Toyota Viral marketing Viral videos Bob Burnquist Examples of Auto Insiders Using Viral Videos to Market Cars Prius plural Toyota Prius Toyota Small Talk Toyota Swagge WagonViral videos, in spite of hitting the ceiling for time trending, have remained relevant because they are irresistible. Asking fans “What are you driven by?” Tweet This!
The Rise of Reddit: 4chan and Digg Get the Credit While Reddit Booms
SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
And they get far less attention than the other two culture-drivers. "Everyone" uses Facebook and Twitter, and everyone "gets" Gawker and the Huffington Post, but fewer understand what's going on at Fark, Digg, 4chan, Something Awful and Reddit. So far, Digg and 4chan have gotten most of the attention. But forums can be inscrutable to outsiders. At 5 A.M.
4 Steps to Segment Social Media Traffic in Google Analytics
JANUARY 13, 2011
The Google Analytics Traffic Overview is a report that provides an overview of the different kinds of sources that send traffic to your site. Given the rise of social media, a common question by newbies to Google Analytics is how to track their social media referrals. Post on Google Buzz. Digg this! Here is how to do that in 4 steps. Step 1: Create a Custom Segment.
Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?
JUNE 29, 2009
For an additional 500, be sure to visit Master List 2. And the third 500 has started on Master List 3. To learn how to contribute/edit, visit the Administration page. Wikis Automotive United States David Bausola Ford Hurra Torpedo campaign Presentation sharing Automotive United States Philippe Deltenre Ford Where are the Joneses? adenin Facebook Page Social networks High Tech United States Meryl K. Evans adenin TECHNOLOGIES Inc. Adenin Twitter Microblogging / Microsharing High Tech United States Meryl K. Whittemore ePi Tech Inc.
Google News Optimization Tips
SEPTEMBER 3, 2009
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Google News Optimization Tips by Adam Sherk on September 3, 2009 This week Google put out a video to give publishers more information on how Google News works and how best to optimize for it. For example the Charlotte Observer is likely to be given more weight on stories about North Carolina.
8 Open Source Projects from Google
DECEMBER 28, 2010
For many Google has become the patron saint of open source, and the number of open source projects Google supports or directly develops seems to increase every day. Some of Google’s own open source projects, like Android, have become as common as their proprietary competitors, yet many do not even realize they are using software with free and open source components.
Google: The search party is not over
AUGUST 20, 2010
[This is a guest post by Zachary Zawarski, a Google Apps Consultant , in response to Fortune Magazine's article Google: The search party is over.]. The author, Michael Copeland, makes several valid points in his article, which was primarily written to explain why Google's stock has significantly trailed the Nasdaq and Apple. What are Google's problems you ask? Digg this!
Use Grammatical Errors to Your Advantage
JUNE 2, 2015
Through Google AdWords, they bought 25,000 of the most popular grammatical errors and misspelled search terms. Misspell Your Business Another example of this trend is your business name, which becomes your URL. Some of us can no longer imagine our existence without Flickr , Tumblr , and Digg. Intentional grammatical errors can be used to build a successful business.
News Sites on the New Digg: Who is Active, Who is Gaining Followers?
AUGUST 4, 2010
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk News Sites on the New Digg: Who is Active, Who is Gaining Followers? by Adam Sherk on August 4, 2010 The new Digg has gotten a lot of attention for the opportunities it creates for publishers (see ReadWriteWeb and BlueGlass for details). But how will users respond to the new format? Congratulations!
Real-Time News Curation - Types And Real-World Examples
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
Print this article Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 3: Types And Real-World Examples Whats more important? So this is by no means an attempt to rank or highlight the best out there, but only a dutiful report of what I have found during my investigation and I am very eager to discover more great examples to expand this collection. Types of Curation 1. magazine in 2006.
Will Facebook Search Become Google’s Competitor?
NOVEMBER 1, 2010
Here’s a simple example: say, I want to buy a computer and I want Facebook to help. What can I say, I am using Google most of the time and I am that straightforward. …Unlike with good old Google results: So is Facebook search useless? Post on Google Buzz. Digg this! Facebook Search google versus facebook Google versus Facebook Search
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. However, none matches the power of Google Reader. Some of these may work with RSS readers from Newsgator, Bloglines and others but they are written with Google in mind.). This post has several parts. * The Core Philosophy: Google Reader is a database and a feed reader. Wait, I think someone already did that: Google!
Measuring Social Media ROI & Goal Conversions with Google Analytics 5
AUGUST 4, 2011
When you complete these, you will be able to: Track goal conversions for your website in Google Analytics , a plus regardless of whether you care about social media conversions or not. Tracking Social Media Conversions in Google Analytics 5 The Google Analytics you have grown to love is changing with the new version , currently in beta mode. Here are 10 Examples That Dont.
Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends
OCTOBER 1, 2009
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends by Adam Sherk on October 1, 2009 This week Google started embedding a Hot Trends graph at the bottom of search results pages for queries that fall within their top 100 fastest-rising search terms, as seen in this example screenshot: While checking out search trends is interesting for users, it can also be valuable to publishers. personally found that Google Trends tends to be a little more sensationalistic than the others. Does this work? Sometimes.
How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google
MARCH 4, 2010
You are here: ViperChill » SEO » How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google Written by Glen, this post has 160 Comments Without a doubt, the most frequent post request I’ve had on this site is a post about link building. First of all, I have been studying SEO day and night since I was 16 (almost 5 years ago) and I’ve ranked on the first page of Google for some of the most competitive keyphrases in the world. Google lets you find awesome websites. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"
BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business
FEBRUARY 3, 2013
YouTube 37) YouTube is the second largest search engine on the planet (only second to Google). have talked to Facebook reps and Google/YouTube reps. 47) Understand how Google’s Adwords tool works. Google+ 65) Google+ has yet to hit its stride, but that doesn’t mean it’s going to go the way of GoogleWave. So, here they are. measurement plan.
Digg: Your Privacy is an Illusion
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 11, 2008
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Industry News , Internet , Social Media > Digg: Your Privacy is an Illusion Digg: Your Privacy is an Illusion by Tamar Weinberg on January 11, 2008 Share When Digg came out with its new social features , some folks applauded the move while others despised it. But are they secure?
What About Google -1?
NOVEMBER 22, 2011
Hehe… Billy: No, I just had such a cheesy experience Googling for material for Prof. If only there was a way I could bury some of those results in Google’s SERPs. Tough luck that Google doesn’t give me an option to discourage my friends from clicking through such results. Black-hat SEOs slowly seem to be getting the better of Google search. Allen: Ahh, I agree Google’s hasn’t wiped out spam completely, but don’t you worry: Google’s Panda algorithm is quite efficient in dealing with spammers. Google -1 button!
A Review of the New Digg Images and Universal Taxonomy.
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
DECEMBER 20, 2007
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Social Media > Thoughts on Digg’s Latest Features: Thumbs Up Thoughts on Digg’s Latest Features: Thumbs Up by Tamar Weinberg on December 17, 2007 Share When I was at Pubcon last week, Digg launched its highly anticipated images section. So, Digg, nice work this time.
Kevin Rose is Digg's Biggest Hypocrite ¬ª Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JULY 30, 2010
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Kevin Rose: Digg’s Biggest Hypocrite Kevin Rose: Digg’s Biggest Hypocrite by Tamar Weinberg on November 7, 2007 Share You know what I find funny? As the original submitter, Graham’s Digg submission had a unique URL: [link]. Thank you.
Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
MAY 9, 2008
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict by Tamar Weinberg on May 9, 2008 Share As many of you know, I took off my Digg hat and put it on the shelf on January 28th after algorithmic changes at Digg made it extremely tough for me to appreciate the social news site that used to give you somewhat of a “high for getting your stories front-paged. The community had to react.
Writing Around the Web – Social Media ROI, Google+, and Local Search
AUGUST 2, 2011
Featured Post – Social Media ROI with Google Anlaytics 5. Measuring Social Media ROI & Goal Conversions with Google Analytics 5 covers the often discussed topic of how to actually measure your social media campaign’s return on investment (in monetary terms) and how your social media campaigns lead to conversions on your website. Tweet. Blogging. Business.
Top 6 Ideas for Incredible Viral Content for Social Media.
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 28, 2010
Some examples follow: What are Your Chances of Surviving a Zombie Apocalypse? Whether it is a tool that finds domains for you or a utility that makes web surfing just a bit easier, remember, tools were created out of a need. I’ve already stated that I love apps built on the Digg API , and anyone with some programing know-how can build an excellent web-based or standalone utility.
The Question Of Quora
JANUARY 8, 2011
Answers can be voted up and down (ala Digg ) and you have the ability to follow the individuals and topics that are of interest to you. Here's a great example: Someone asked: What do people at Twitter think of Facebook? On top of that, because of its current popularity many generic searches done in places like Google , Yahoo and Bing are now showing Quora questions high on the first page of organic search results (which speaks to its quick rise in power). When someone asks, "what's the next Twitter ?" " more often than not, there is not a response. blogger.
Great Example of a Multimedia News Article from ESPN.com
AUGUST 14, 2009
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Great Example of a Multimedia News Article from ESPN.com by Adam Sherk on August 14, 2009 Recently I wrote about the importance of including meaningful content in videos embedded in press releases. Today I came across a great example of how to incorporate video and other multimedia content into a news article.
Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Please Use My Public Page or.
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 12, 2010
Take my husband’s grandfather as an example. These examples above illustrate a typical usability question faced by Facebook users (well, except for Grandpa). Digg is now part of social media and will be explained in the final chart. The same reason google does things. Google does it. There really aren’t 350 million members on Facebook. It’s not.
Customer Service: Contrasting Examples
The Marketing Blog
APRIL 24, 2008
April 25, 2008.5:51 am Customer Service: Contrasting Examples Jump to Comments Fed up with my usb-internet device , I’ve been trying to connect with the customer care executives of the company behind it. Reply Becky Carroll April 29, 2008 at 2:57 pm Daksh, two great examples – and thanks for including Customers Rock! FreshBooks is leading by example for many others Reply Saul Colt April 25, 2008 at 1:49 pm Hi Daksh, Thanks for including us (FreshBooks) in this great post! just added your RSS feed to my Google News Reader. are from a different city.
Social Media Ostriches – The Corporate Hypocrisy Of Blocking Employee Access To Facebook and Twitter
APRIL 5, 2012
Just look at Zappos as an example. Digg this! Blogs Facebook Google+ LinkedIn People Pinterest Social Media Tech Twitter Workplace YouTube facebook linkedin social media social networkingBut no… this particular company was nervous about email, Internet access, and how much time employees would spend wasting their time if everyone was able to email and/or surf the Web.
Recruiting Lessons from Google
The Marketing Blog
AUGUST 5, 2008
Books on my Plate August 6, 2008.3:19 am Recruiting Lessons from Google Jump to Comments How does Google manage to be different everytime Their recruitment advertisement in today’s Times of India Ascent is another example that ! Richa Sharma Blog Editor – SiliconIndia Reply linkingclever.info » Blog Archive » Recruiting Lessons from Google August 6, 2008 at 4:20 am [.] Read the original here: Recruiting Lessons from Google [.] Home About In the Media My Dear Consultant – Think About It ! The world’s no.1 Theme: Pressrow
11 Ways I Diversified Traffic Sources for My Blogs to Become Less Reliant Upon Google [With a Surprising Twist]
NOVEMBER 27, 2013
At that time the basket that all my eggs were in was ‘Google’ I was reliant upon Google for most of my traffic and most of my income (by monetising purely through Google AdSense). Yesterdays story is the perfect example of why this is important. I was reliant upon Google for around 80% of my traffic so when that traffic all but disappeared – so did my income.
Use Google Analytics to Track Inbound Links from Social Media Profiles
MARCH 23, 2010
pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Use Google Analytics to Track Inbound Links From Social Media Profiles by Pam Dyer on March 23, 2010 Share You can track referrals from Facebook or Twitter in Google Analytics , but what if you want to track specific links within your social media profiles to measure their effectiveness?
False Advertisement of Fast Food
OCTOBER 7, 2010
Consider this example from McDonald’s. And here are some examples from other popular fast food chains. Post on Google Buzz. Digg this! It’s incredible what fast food chains get away with. Email this to a friend? Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Stumble upon something good?
Build Backlinks – 14 Easy Ways
Convince & Convert
AUGUST 9, 2011
Google optimization is based on the premise that the more people that like to your website, the more valuable it must be and the higher ranking it deserves in search results. For example, “Here is my review of the best restaurant in New York (link pointing to your business).” But you have to start Google optimization some where. Google Profiles. Google Places.
Google Living Stories – Just Snazzy Topic Pages or is Google on to.
DECEMBER 8, 2009
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Google Living Stories – Just Snazzy Topic Pages or is Google onto Something? by Adam Sherk on December 8, 2009 Today Google unveiled its Living Stories prototype , showcasing its vision of a new format for presenting news stories online. So bottom line, are Living Stories a good idea?
36 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2010
JANUARY 10, 2011
Having long ago passed MySpace as the most popular social network, Facebook recently replaced Google as the most-visited website in the U.S. For example, although a significant proportion of the population of Quebec is bilingual, many of those people have a language preference. 22 Inspiring Examples of Facebook Page Designs by DreamGrow Social Media. Digg this! As A.J.
Analysis: Top 100 Twitter Users
OCTOBER 19, 2009
You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » Analysis: Top 100 Twitter Users Analysis: Top 100 Twitter Users Written by Glen, this post has 24 Comments In terms of traffic, I feel like Twitter is becoming a sort of hybrid between Digg of a few years ago and StumbleUpon. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" That’s a lot of traffic. million followers. supr exctd. Thanks!
Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?
OCTOBER 4, 2013
Google+. Google+ has 359 million active users a month – far from the ghost town it is popularly believed to be. Many see Google+ as a combination of Twitter and Facebook, but its new features makes it a marketing paradise. Remember: Google+ is Google, which means great search engine results for your business! Determine which is MOST relevant to your business.
Is Klout On The Way Out?
OCTOBER 26, 2011
According to Klout for example, I am now defined as an influencer of a person with whom I only communicate via Facebook messages on the Facebook network. Google doesn’t tell you how its algorithm works.” Take for example the following capture of an account that is known in Social Media circles to have a mission of spamming with little content or engagement.
Eight Factors to Consider When (Re)Launching a Business Blog
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
Three ranking factors that have recently taken on increased importance from Google (and will therefore likely soon become important to other search engines as well) are content quality and authority, social media links and content freshness. Google is also placing increased weight on link quality and diversity; thoughtful, helpful blog posts are more likely to attract such links than typical vendor product and service content. Digg, Facebook, LinkedIn), even create an e-commerce store. Why are so many companies now embracing blogging? Location. Author(s). Sassy? Helpful?
Study Proves Facebook and Digg Visitors More Loyal; Twitter in Last Place
OCTOBER 7, 2009
There is a new study out that shows that people who visit Digg and Facebook are more loyal readers than on other web sites. Digg came in second place with slightly over 16%.. Google and Bing were just about in a tie with slightly below 12%, and Twitter came in last place overall with barely over 11%. Digg 16.09%. Google 11.84%. Digg this! Yahoo! 15.89%.
Which Buttons are Packing the Punch?
JULY 22, 2010
Example of using Google Analytics Track Event to get a deeper look at which buttons are generating the most impact. How do I know this? By tagging all the tweets I send out with Google Analytics tracking code, I can differentiate my own efforts from other traffic sources. Here is a link to Google’s site for more info: [link] ). Post on Google Buzz. Digg this!
Survey: Twitter Less than 1% of Traffic to Newspapers and.
MARCH 2, 2010
looked at referral data for 2008, 2009 and 2010 to-date and for comparison also included Facebook and Digg. The highs for Facebook and Digg were 2% and 7.2% The Digg percentages varied the most with straight news sites faring best. It is interesting that Digg is trending down this year. But even among the sites that do very well in Digg the numbers have dropped.
Google News Now Recrawling Updated Articles
AUGUST 20, 2009
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Google News Now Recrawling Updated Articles by Adam Sherk on August 20, 2009 This week Search Engine Roundtable highlighted a Google News Help thread in which Google confirmed that it is now able to recrawl articles that have been updated within a “short period of time” of the original publishing.