Everyone’s a curator now…
The Way of the Web
OCTOBER 9, 2011
We’ve talked for years about citizen journalism and self-publishing, but more important than the channels of distribution are the ways in which content and context are discoved via search engines and social recommendations, and the fact that theoretically this leads to any piece of content available online being indexable, findable and potentially popular. All totally normal.
Track Your #Hashtags More Easily With HashAtIt
Small Business Mavericks
MAY 8, 2014
There’s a new social search engine in town: HashAtIt.com says they can make it easy to combine all the metadata tags (those # symbols followed by a word or unspaced phrase) and look them up. But it was tricky and time-consuming before this great search engine showed up. like that there’s some differences from other metadata tracking platforms, and I think it’s going to be interesting to see how many ways this will be useful. I’d love to hear from you in the comments once you’ve looked HashAtIt.com over and get your ideas on possible uses.
The One Tip That Took My Blog To New Levels. Stop Caring.
JUNE 21, 2012
After culling through old posts, looking at my analytics , analyzing keywords and metadata, and looking at my various social sharing processes , I was a bit surprised at the nugget I drew from all of it. Stop caring about how you rank from a search engine perspective. If it doesn’t turn your engine, don’t write it. Stop caring. Stop caring. My blog became about me.
8 Tips for Social Video Storytelling
MAY 2, 2016
Youtube is still ubiquitous as a platform (more than 100 hours of video uploaded every minute!), and remains the #2 search engine, so including this platform in your audience outreach strategy is generally advised. 4 – Know Your Platform. Always hire a professional sound engineer for video shoots. See more on how to create a hook in item 6 below. Then it gets interesting.
#HashAtIt: Now You Can Search Hashtags Over Multiple Social Platforms
The Realtime Report
MAY 11, 2014
Enter #HashAtIt.com ; the site bills itself as “the first social media search engine that gives users a way to gather information on any metadata tags (#hashtags) from popular social networks.” Are hashtags part of your brand’s marketing plan? The site features customizable #hashtag boards, created and tailored by users. mute the posts they find irrelevant.
How to Improve your SEO by Speeding up Your WordPress Website
MARCH 6, 2016
If you are alarmed for the sake of your website and its slowpoke page speeds resulting in bad SERP (Search Engine Results Page) rankings, you are right to do so and you need to take action before even your niche trickle of visitors forget that you (and your website) exist. General Search Engine OptimizationThis is a guest contribution from Tracey Jones. Ready. Check Hosting.
Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #314
JUNE 24, 2016
Using Metadata To Find Paul Revere - Kieran Healey. "I came across this post while looking into other data science stuff. He doesn't say, 'here's the source code,' for example, but rather, 'there is a secret repository containing the data and the appropriate commands for your portable analytical engine.'" (Alistair for Hugh). . metadata. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? Check out these six links that we're recommending to one another: . So rare, in fact, that there's a contest. amazon.
Internet Marketing and SEO Analyst Job Opening
MARCH 24, 2011
Experience with onsite search a plus, including knowledge of conventions and infrastructure such as structured metadata, taxonomy, content optimization and late-generation software solutions. Search Engine Marketing JobsCS Creative is seeking an Internet Marketing Analyst, to work client-side with a leading technology company based in Dallas. This position will be responsible for keyword research, optimizing and coding various pages in HTML. The role involves working closely with the MarCom department and product line managers. Job Responsibilities. Must be proficient in HTML.
How Social Media Contributes to SEO | Blog Talk Radio
Saying It Social
OCTOBER 22, 2010
Show description: How can a solid social media presence dramatically increase a website’s search engine ranking? Do you know how to use correct page titles, metadata, alt-tags for images, anchor text, etc? Tags: Uncategorized AK Stout blog talk radio saying it social search engine optimization seo social geek radio social media social media aids seo
Five Ways to Improve Your Local SEO
JULY 26, 2012
Put your address and phone number either in the footer or in the header of your website in search engine-readable HTML text. Research has proven that social signals from Google+ social network count heavily when it comes to search engine ranking. When Search engines, when looking for local content, put more weight on sites and content with many reviews, and Google+1 votes.
Building a New Kind of Cruise Community
APRIL 15, 2015
So our ragtag army of cruise bloggers, travel writers, technologists and travel professionals teamed together to reverse-engineer the cruise discovery, planning and booking experience. year ago we set out to build a travel company and cruise discovery engine, but along the way Cruiseable turned into a travel and cruise publication as well. My years in social marketing tell me that, yes, we need to infuse our content with SEO goodness, with keywords and structured data and optimized metadata. Guest Post by J.D. Lasica. First, the back story. Assumption 1: Create content.
10 Things Google will Love About Your Website you Probably Don’t Have
OCTOBER 8, 2015
Google also rewards sites that make it easy for their search engine spiders to do their job. The key to getting a high ranking on search engine result pages is to prove to Google that your site is the best one for a given keyword set. XML sitemaps also give the spiders metadata about your pages such as the last time a page was updated and how important one page is to the rest of the website. Speaking of basics, there are several tools you can use that can crawl your website to find basic search engine optimization errors. XML Sitemaps. Google loves sitemaps.
Ultimate Guide to Twitter Hashtags
SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
According to the official source : Hashtags are a community-driven convention for adding additional context and metadata to your tweets. Hashtags are getting more and more popular (despite the fact some people are against them wishing their Twitter stream to be metadata-free and “as human a form of communication as possible ). Where can I find what hashtags people are using?
So You Want Traffic? This Is NOT Gonna Help
NOVEMBER 9, 2011
Traffic Mistake #2 – Writing for Search Engines. OK search engine traffic is what everyone wants, coz that’s organic and natural. In order to get a lot of search engine traffic you have to optimize your blog (in general) and every blog post. Search engine optimization is a separate niche on its own which is evergreen. You stuff your metadata with keywords.
Content Curation versus Content Aggregation
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
The people in charge would have noted that the above velvet Mr. T metadata indicated it was a painting, an original, from the 20th century, and possibly placed it next to the Van Gogh or Mondrian. There are contextual cues that no amount of keywords or metadata can surface. skip to main | skip to sidebar Content-ment New media, old media, and the spaces in between. Content strategy.
How to Optimize Your Content for Authorship Success
AUGUST 24, 2014
Metadata on Twitter. Twitter Cards enable you to attach media to Tweets that link your content: It’s social’s all-important metadata. In addition, authors can cross-check proper authorship implementation and troubleshoot with engineers if there are any issues. This is a guest contribution from Jaclyn Freeman. Who are you? But how, you ask? Through digital authorship. General
Traffic Technique 6: Backlinks
AUGUST 15, 2012
Search engines link to the sites they list, advertising links to sales pages, and other tools that aren’t part of the web, but are still online—like RSS and email—help us generate traffic through links. The search engines have always given attention to links between sites, as those links are seen as an indication of the authority or value of the linked sites. Links and search.
How to Optimize Your Blog Posts for SEO: an Easy-Peasy Guide
DECEMBER 2, 2013
In fact, it’s really difficult to seperate search engine optimization from social media and content marketing, because these three factors form the pillar of a modern inbound marketing strategy. An internal linking strategy won’t just provide your readers with an opportunity to explore more of your content, it will communicate to search engines which pages you consider important.
Online Content Curation: The Key To Building Visibility, Authority And Value
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
Modern libraries even employ professionals with titles such as " metadata specialists ". HiveFire engineers and scientists work with machine learning, natural language processing, and information retrieval. Curated in real-time. Photo credit: Erkin Sahin Robert Scoble has recently posted on his blog a fascinating article entitled: Seven Needs of Real-Time Curators. But not only.
Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary
JUNE 30, 2010
The service began as a blog comment search engine. BoardReader : BoardReader is a free search engine that allows users to search for keywords only in posts and titles of online forums. Collecta : Collecta is a real-time search engine that includes results from from blogs, microblogs, news feeds, and photo sharing services as they are published. But never fear! site (e.g.
Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]
MARCH 8, 2012
He is the CEO of Magnify.net , a real-time video curation engine for publishers, brands, and websites. Content curators currently enjoy power because most content creators don’t know the basics of online publication, such as the creation of meaningful metadata, the need to have clean code, and the importance of manual registration with key directories. Trending Stories. Follow.
Detecting Deception in Social Media
MAY 9, 2012
third step is to allow users to blacklist a site altogether; once you know it's not what you're looking for, there's no need to rely on the spam-scoring engine. Does a geospatial view add a useful dimension (such as radar, post location, and photo metadata all in same location would, in the example)? Mistakes happen. But there's more going on. This post is the second in a series.
50 Ways to use Social Media, listed by Objective « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing
MAY 13, 2009
Learn how tagging and other metadata improve your ability to search and measure the spread of information. Cheers search engine optimisation sol This is a very comprehensive list. Yes, its true and even though this is not an "official" guideline for any of the big engines, it does make a really big difference as more engine spiders are able to quickly read and register valid pages and sites much faster than those that are invalid. Also, more search engines from all over the globe will spider valid pages and sites as well and that is, of course, very desirable.
Online Content Distribution: Guide To The Best Content Syndication Services
SEPTEMBER 23, 2010
As you well know, this not only may likely bring you quite a few extra visitors, but it can also boost your ranking inside the SERPs (search engine result pages). 2) The opportunity to generate extra revenues when your content is being syndicated. In this guide I have brought together and reviewed the most interesting online content distribution services presently available. 1-Click Answers.
Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 5: The Curator Attributes And Skills
OCTOBER 7, 2010
Having familiarity with filtering " variables " available inside search engines. Adding relevant or missing metadata when needed. Being aware of the potential benefits and negative side-effects of search engine optimization techniques. 6) Social Skills a) Networking - Social Building trusted relationships with thought-leaders, influencers and subject-matter experts. Dig deeper!
Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 2: Aggregation Is Not Curation
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
Some of the newest real-time curation and newsmastering engines have started sporting some “ intelligent ” internal auto-filtering capabilities, for which I can only, at least for now (just like Kevin Marks of BT in the video above), be very skeptical. As I see it: " Aggregation is automated, curation is manual. Automated aggregation is not the solution. Get back to serious work, dude. " ".In
How to Make Money on YouTube – With 10 Examples!
JUNE 5, 2015
Be sure to bring your grain of salt for the worst comments, but you can get some useful insight into products you want to sell before going to market. 8: Get your metadata right If you’re having a hard time bringing in traffic, you can try using our YouTube views service to boost your social proof. In the Creator Playbook, YouTube shows you the best use practices for your metadata.
Blog Content Strategy 101
JULY 30, 2010
Kristina Halvorsen, content strategy guru and founder of content strategy consultancy Brain Traffic , defines content strategy as including editorial strategy, web writing, metadata strategy, search engine optimization, content management strategy, and content channel distribution strategy. thorough content inventory involves listing each piece of content on your blog, and noting its publish date categorisation, tags, and any other metadata associated with it. Content strategy might seem like the domain of giant content sites and big-brand online publishers. Share This.
12 kinds of Knowledge Workers
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JULY 24, 2008
Knowledge packager - if you didnt do knowledge work you would probably be an engineer or mechanic. They provide a sociality-driven incentive for bloggers to apply metadata tags to their posts. Metadata has never been more fun!". Well, thats perhaps an exaggeration, but Im personally much more interested in metadata that means something for people other than me. This is what I find most interesting in this scheme: metadata is shared - thats built into the design. Updated: 12/08/2002; 12:50:46 AM. Home Al Categories Al Essays Blog Links Organica. UNQUOTE. QUOTE.
Mathemagenic " Reasons for using weblog to keep information bits
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 28, 2008
If the original disappears or is moved, I could use the quote for find it (usually it’s an updated location easily found with any search engine, otherwise I use Internet Archive Wayback machine ). From another, it is essentially a set of webpages connected by links, with permalinks, metadata and underlying standards. It is an integral part of my online presence (as evident by searching for my name in any search engine) and references to it could be easily included in a variety of other documents or systems. Mathemagenic. About. RSS Feed. June 22nd 2008 11:00 pm.
Toward An Integrated Model of Information Seeking and Searching
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
What happens when this propensity encounters the complex structures of libraries, classifications, metadata, and so on? Communication: the essence of science: facilitating information exchange among librarians, scientists, engineers, and students. working conference on engineering for human-computer interaction, August 10-14, 1992, Elivuoi, Finland, 1992. TOWARD AN INTEGRATED MODEL OF. INFORMATION SEEKING AND SEARCHING. by Marcia J. Bates. of Information Studies. University of California, Los Angeles. email@example.com. KEYNOTE. Copyright © 2002-2003 Marcia J. Bates. In B.C.
Social Media Monitoring Grudge Match: Radian6 vs. Scout Labs
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
Is that a sticking point for them in the long, run? I don’t know and would love some technologists and engineers to chime in. Seems like both companies have good engines and continually improve what they have, so both can give each other good runs for the money for a while. Scout Labs is a self-serve, web-based tool priced for small to mid-sized business and brands. monthly.
The FASTForward Blog " Managing Personal Knowledge: Setting a Foundation for Transformation? : Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
metadata. Search Engine Watch. Managing Personal Knowledge: Setting a Foundation for Transformation? by Bill Ives. May 2, 2007 at 2:45 pm. · Filed under Enterprise 2.0. have read about the debate between Tom Davenport and Andrew McAfee with interest but resisted getting involved until now. The debate was recently posted on again in a useful way on this blog by Tom Mandel, Transforming enterprise work â?? can it transform the enterprise itself? also have great admiration for what Andrew McAfee is doing and look forward to meeting him at the Enterprise 2.0 RAVE in a few weeks.