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Essential Content Marketing Editorial Calendar Template Every Marketer Can Use


Each one requires constant care and feeding, and content is at the core of every conversation. . How will this planning template aid your business? Blog publication calendar template  that tracks your post topics/titles, content details, keywords, target personas, and CTAs (calls to action). It is vital to plan, manage, and optimize your content marketing initiatives. .

How to Create Your Guest Blogging Strategy [with a 5 step template]


This post helped us hit a record month in website traffic. > Landing page visits skyrocketed. I had a call to action in the article and linked to our Negative Comments Response Template (for Social Media) landing page. Hopefully this Guest Blogging Strategy Template can help you focus on the opportunities that will get you the best results, fastest. Of course I agreed!  .

Don’t Be a Lazy Marketer: 11 Content Marketing Ideas

Spin Sucks

Fill in some of the blanks on my list of 60 headline templates. If you’ve never done this before, you can find our free templates online to guide you through what to do. If you feed your audience healthy portions of pre-planned content, content you know they’ll enjoy (because you bothered to ask them), you’ll get so much more from your marketing. By Bryan Adams.

Seven Elements of a LinkedIn Audit to Improve Brand Consistency

Spin Sucks

Your LinkedIn profile photo acts as your avatar across the site, showing up in search results, your connections’ news feed, and any comments you make. To capture and share the results of my LinkedIn audit, I created a standardized template for capturing and comparing results across the team being audited. By Erika Heald. LinkedIn Audit: Seven Profile Elements to Review. Activity.

Online Tools that Help with PR

Spin Sucks

Feedly. Feedly is a user-friendly place to store your blog and news subscriptions. When they publish something new, you’ll see it in your Feedly page and can read and share from there. You create the batch, design a customized player, select a template, and choose color theme, and voila! You By Gini Dietrich Running a small business isn’t easy. Hootsuite.

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22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. Image credit: Buddy Media. No one has time to put every one of those tools through its paces. Which are most worth investigating and investing in? You can also post to Tumblr.

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33 Phenomenal Content Marketing and Copywriting Guides and Tips

Webbiquity SMM

Feeding The Content Marketing Beast – 7 Places to Find Cheap Content by Heidi Cohen. This post explains how to create optimized content more efficiently by creating a template or repeatable process for content development, and presents seven tips for discovering tinely topics to write about, incorporating keywords, using hooks to capture readers’ attention, and more.

Everything You Need to Import and Display RSS Feeds with WordPress


Just as other people are displaying and reading your feed in their apps and devices, you can use external RSS feeds to supplement and strengthen your site’s primary content. Whether you’re displaying feeds from similar sites or aggregating news from around the world, importing feeds means taking advantage of the best that the Web has to offer. Why do it?

Why all PRs should learn to code

Danny WhatMough

It’s a New Year and, to celebrate, I’ve got a new blog template! In fact it’s a template that I’ve spent a few weeks over Christmas putting together. It is the first time I’ve created a WordPress template from scratch and it was actually pretty straightforward. I’ve played around with website coding since I was pretty young and even built a (albeit primitive) website when still in my early teens. It’s a good PR campaign for the website and, if the tweets in my feed were anything to go by today, is getting some good viral traction.

Need Graphic Work Done?

Taylor Marek

From twitter backgrounds and blog templates to podcast logos and ebook covers, the list is endless. Not only does she do logo’s, but also ebook covers, website templates, and any other graphics work you need done. Take note. :) Filed Under: Blog , Blogging , Business , General , New Media , Online Video , Podcasting , Social Media Tagged: blog templates , designers , ebook covers , Graphics , Podcast Designs , Recommends , twitter background Speak Your Mind Tell us what youre thinking. To make this process easier for you, I will reveal who I use for my graphic design.

50 Shortcuts to Create Visual Content for Social Media

Socially Sorted

All the templates your heart desires! RELAY is packed with an ever-growing list of templates. When Designfeed’s algorithm is apparently intuitive and learns the design types you love, so the more you create the smarter it getes.  It can create and feed you ready-to-post designs for your social marketing. Now you can create your own… 38   Canva Infographic Templates.

How You Can Use Twitter As a Visual Marketing Platform


Allowing gifs to play in feed, Twitter Video, full sized images that take up less space and still allow you to type in characters… these are improvements we can all appreciate. This was back in 2013, and since then you can now post moving gifs and playable videos right there in Twitter feed. Look at how images display in your Twitter feed. Infographics, charts and graphs.

37 of the Best Facebook Page Apps for Brand Marketing


Heyo’s easy-to-use editor and templates enable you to use contests, promotions, and deals to drive traffic, leads, and sales. HootSuite simplifies posting and scheduling Facebook updates, adding images, monitoring feeds, and more. RSS Graffiti automatically publishes your blog RSS feeds on your Facebook Page. Facebook App Suites. 1. Ripe Social. AgoraPlus. North Social.

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Paid Posts: My Facebook Status Update is Smarter Than Yours

Webbiquity SMM

The social media giant recently launched a pilot program in New Zealand that allows users to pay to ‘highlight’ a post, meaning that it will appear near the top of friends’ News Feeds and remain their longer, even if it doesn’t receive the clicks, comments, and ‘Likes’ that usually push a popular post to the top. Guest post by Christopher Wallace.

14 of the Best Content Marketing Tips, Tactics and Techniques of 2013

Webbiquity SMM

” 17 Essential Content Templates and Checklists by Content Marketing Institute. Michele Linn shares a collection of popular and useful content marketing templates and checklists for tasks like creating buyer personas, developing an editorial calendar, writing killer headlines, choosing keywords, and promoting blog posts. So it is with Content Marketing Week. How I.T. Amanda F.

Everything You Need to Know About Snapchat Geofilters (And How to Build Your Own)

Buffer Social

In this article, we’ll do three things: Introduce you to Snapchat On-Demand Geofilters and share some examples; Guide you through how to create a Geofilter and provide some templates so you can get started right away; Share a quick case study of a campaign that generated over 90,000 impressions for just $30! Templates. Did you know you can now create your own Snapchat Geofilters?

When content calendars are not the answer

Janet Fouts

Here’s a good tutorial on creating a content calendar and a free template to boot. It should give you ideas to look for the other 75% of content through searches, curation tools like or Feedly , and keyword alerts with apps like Mention and Buzzsumo. The calendar may include links to existing resources like e-books and white-papers, videos and other downloads. Awesome.

How to Use Your CEO’s Twitter Account to Build Brand Loyalty

Convince & Convert

We’ll dive into the many benefits of executive involvement in social media, then give you seven Tweet Templates to give your executives a road map if social networks are uncharted territory for them. Tweet Templates for Successful Corporate Branding. To keep them on track (and out of your hair), give them these seven tweet templates they can rotate in and out. CharityName.

Pledge Your Weight Loss, Feed Others | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

For every pound you pledge, General Mills and other partners will donate 14¢ I love this idea – lose weight while helping to feed others; there is a perfect balance in this equation. I am posting Polly?s There has been a 39% increase in the number of people needing help to feed themselves and their families, right here in the islands. minutes of your time. All we?re Hawai?i

Four tools to revamp your marketing efficiency on Twitter


The search results are sorted into feeds across your Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn accounts. Additionally, you can integrate RSS feeds from your favourite blogs and sites into your DrmUp accounts essentially putting all content valuable to you in one place! This application has wide selections of professionally made templates that can make your design work hassle-free. Be you.

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8 Critical SEO and Digital Marketing Opportunities

Adam Sherk

Regardless, streamlined templates is where things are heading so it is important to experiment and learn how to make the most of it. 2. Also take advantage of additional opportunities such as the “news_keywords” meta tag and Editors’ Picks RSS feeds. So I put together a round-up of current SEO and digital marketing trends that offer good opportunities for publishers.

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12 Time-Saving Tools for Content Marketers

Convince & Convert

Feedly. Feedly gives you a single place to collect and read all of this content. Simply subscribe to as many feeds as you want, and Feedly will organize all of this content for you in a nice, easily digestible portal. The site has thousands of free infographic templates that you can use, along with drag-and-drop tools to fill in your own content. MixPanel.

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How to Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page, 2012 Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

You can read my HyperArts article on creating a cool Profile Picture / Cover Photo integration, and download a Photoshop template to make it quite easy. Get my Internet Marketing newsletter , buy my book, The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web , and subscribe to the Techipedia RSS feed. This is a guest post by Tim Ware. ” And there’s no other option. Corona.

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Tips To Improve Performance in Google Shopping

Social Media Marketing

Develop High Quality Data In order to develop a high quality data feed you have to concentrate on 3 factors – perfection, applicability & fine points. Fill your feed with plenty of relevant information. Means you must keep the data feed up to date to avoid going ‘out-of-sync’ with website the after a price revision or deletion/addition of products. Avoid promotional text.

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17 Content Creation Secrets to Wow Your Readers

Convince & Convert

When you are skimming their feed, note the following: What topics do they share? Templates: Boilerplates/spreadsheets that guide your readers in implementing the techniques in your article. Step 3: Build a Template. Having a template or worksheet for your reader can help them implement your techniques. Include a page on how to use the templates you are providing.

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Social Media Image Sizes

Rebekah Radice

Use  tools like Canva or Relay  for pre-created templates  that will help with text and element placement. Shared Image: (in the feed) 150 x 150. What you need to know: Pins in the feed will have a width of 236 pixels and expanded pins have a minimum width of 600 with the length adjusted to scale. Ever wonder what the best social media image sizes are for each social network?

Am I talking to myself over here? My Feedburner saga

Janet Fouts

Sometimes the feed would work, sometimes it would appear to be empty. So we moved some client sites to Feedblitz , others decided to use WordPress’s free built in RSS feed tool. Now, this blog is syndicated on several sites and I send the RSS feed to Triberr and quite a few other places and they seemed to be getting the feed, so what gives? That’s the thing.

How to Build the Perfect Facebook Fan Page, 2011 Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

HyperArts also offers a multi-tabbed iFrame template ( See Guy Kawasaki’s Enchantment Page and Mari Smith’s “Free Facebook Resources&# tab for examples). Both templates can be easily customized by users familiar with Web coding. This is a guest post by Tim Ware, owner of HyperArts. You can follow Tim on Twitter or on Facebook. Much More Screen Real Estate!

26 Outstanding LinkedIn Tips and Tactics

Webbiquity SMM

There are a bunch of templates to choose from too.” Indisputably the largest business-oriented social network, LinkedIn has emerged as a crucial site for professional networking, B2B marketing, hiring and job seeking. As a key driver of both traffic and online visibility, LinkedIn is a key component in any B2B firm’s web presence optimization framework. Marketing with LinkedIn.

How to Boost Social Media Engagement with Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

While it’s tempting to template-ize your outreach efforts for everything from tweets to emails, such an approach could prove fatal to your influencer marketing strategy. Using content discovery and scheduling tools like Feedly , or DrumUp could help simplify the process. Guest Post by Jessica Davis. Influencer marketing is more than just a buzzword. Create personalized pitches.

44 Powerful Marketing Tools for Facebook Ads, Websites, CRM and More

Jon Loomer

Before you go looking for the templates I use for my landing pages, also understand I have a really great designer who just happens to be ShortStack’s designer. Lots of different templates and control over when, where and how the pop-up appears. Feedly : I use Feedly to stay on top of what is happening in the world. Some aren’t listed below. Facebook Ads.

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How To Create More Content, Faster, Without Sacrificing on Quality


It can aggregate content from Twitter, Google Plus, Google Trends, any RSS feeds and many other. have a bunch of cool templates there for visual quotes, header images, etc., so I just go there to edit them with new text and backgrounds (Takes me seconds!). When I first got started, I was lucky if I could write a post twice a week and remain at the top of my quality game. What is this?

Facebook Updates: Dynamic Ads and Website Custom Audience Enhancements

Jon Loomer

Dynamic Ads work by providing Facebook with a product catalog and an ad template that would change based on factors like viewing a product, but not purchasing. I’ll be providing a detailed tutorial on Dynamic Ads in the near future. If you advertise on Facebook, there were a series of announcements made today about features that could improve the effectiveness of your ads. Your Turn.

10 Outreach Tools Every Marketer Needs


By exploring a truckload of filters, you can customize the feed and ensure that the tool serves your specific needs. On the brighter note, this tool from Gmail Labs equips you with easy-to-use email templates. The trick is to edit the template a bit each time, and put a section that is a personal note to the blogger. BuzzSumo. Circloscope. Klear (former Twtrland). MozBar.

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5 Tips To Assist Your Content Production Work Flow


Keeping a content bank of stories and potential topics as well as a style bank of design templates will prove to be a big help on those days were your inspirational muse is M.I.A. 4. What Facebook’s News Feed Algorithm Means To Your Reach. More than ever before brands must continuously find creative and innovative ways to connect with their target group. Create an editorial calendar.

Email Overload: The Secret to Getting Inbox Zero Every Time

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I hit inbox zero for the sixth or seventh time this week in not one but two email accounts which feed in 13 email addresses total. That goes for people I may have met once at a trade show who got my business card who sent me an email with a template that clearly screams that it was sent to hundreds of people. Once an impossibility, it’s now an everyday occurrence. Use Labels.

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Popup Opt-in Forms: Case Studies, WordPress Plugins, and Alternatives


Features for Pippity include: Multiple templates to choose from. Features for Popup Domination include: Multiple templates to choose from. If you are subscribed through a RSS reader like Feedly - my Google Reader alternative of choice - please click here to subscribe to the new feed link. Back then, I was definitely not a fan. The times have changed though. Chris Brogan.

How to build a WordPress website for your nonprofit


Most commercial themes allow you to select a variety of font types, background colors and page templates. Set Up An RSS Feed. These services also include social media features to your a feed, allowing subscribers (your best fans) to easily share your content. You’ve decided that you want to start using WordPress as your nonprofit’s website. So what are the next steps?

9 Tools to Improve Social Media Productivity

Convince & Convert

In the example above, the source is a blog’s RSS feed and the destination is a Twitter account. monitors the blog feed so when a new post is picked up by the RSS feed, it will automatically be delivered to the attached Twitter account for publishing there. Do you find that the daily demands of social media promotion are increasing? account. 3. dashboard.

How Small, Fast-Moving Companies Use Social Media

Proactive Report

Their Twitter feed is full of awesome content captured by their product. If your company does not yet have a strategy in place download this social media strategy template. We all know that most companies are using social media now.  However, exactly how they’re using it is not general knowledge.  500 social media use in an SNCR webinar today. 500 list? That’s impressive.

15 Quick and Easy Productivity Super-Hacks for Busy Bloggers


Use email templates. Depending on the type of email you receive, you can create templates so replying doesn’t take too much of your time. Last but not the least, if you write a lot of email templates, stick to the 5-sentence rule. However for templates, that strategy works like a charm. But you don’t have to go on a template-designing spree or hire external help.

10 Ways to Improve Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

If that seems a little overwhelming to you, we created a social media plan template of the model we follow at CoSchedule. When you integrate the points from this template into your editorial calendar, you’ll learn exactly how you can share your content, connect with your audience, and reach your marketing goals. But you just don’t want to change what you’re doing.

Your Guide to the Google +1 Button


If you are looking for more traffic from Facebook, then the best way to get it is to make it easy for Facebook users to like or share your content with their friends as they take up some nice real estate on the user’s Facebook profile and in new feeds. Twitterfeed, HootSuite RSS Feeds, and Blog Posting Schedules. What Does Google +1 Do? What Does This Mean for Search Rankings?