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How to Create a Content Library in 5 Easy Steps

Convince & Convert

Start by meeting with a few of your sales managers or top performers to learn more about what they’d like to see in a content library. Where should you host your content library to see the highest adoption—your company intranet or somewhere else? Keep these needs in mind as you begin building out your content library. Evangelize Your Content Library.

Facebook Slideshow Ads Get Several New Features

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Facebook introduced its Slideshow  feature last October, allowing brands to create video ads out of groups of still images, and the social network announced  a host of new Slideshow features Tuesday. Use assets from our stock image library: It’s now simpler than ever for businesses to create beautiful, eye-catching ads without any creative assets of their own.

11 Things Donald Trump Stole From the Gary Vaynerchuk Playbook

Convince & Convert

Instead, Gary first got known in the most postmodern way possible: hosting his own Youtube show. In 1,000 episodes of Wine Library TV, Gary developed his persona and honed many of the skills identified in this post. Wine Library TV begat not just wristbands, but its own wine, a book, and the Cinderella Wine flash deals website. Image via BigStock. ” And maybe he has.

Cops harass 5-year old for late library books, news bloopers and IKEA sleepover – oh my

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Charlton Library Sends Police to Collect Overdue Books From 5-Year-Old – no you did not read the headline wrong it really happened. If I haven’t said it to you in the past week, Happy New Year to you and yours along with great mojo wishes for all of 2012. What do you have planned for the weekend? file this one under “Only in Massachusetts,” mostly for the pure absurdity of it.

Don’t Ignore Content in Favor of Engagement

Convince & Convert

The example used was Gary Vaynerchuk’s Wine Library TV , the long-running video blog that made him a business star. . Gary has an insane work ethic and drive, routinely clocking 120 hour weeks when Wine Library TV was in full roar (and before he started a family). Jay is the founder of [link] and host of the Social Pros podcast. Is that what you want?

Three Words That Will Speed Up Your WordPress Blog

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If you run into any issues with the Bulk Optimize process (I did), you can optimize from your Media Library, 20 images at a time. But as server and infrastructure costs have dropped, so has the cost of hosting on a CDN. seconds. I’m actually pretty happy with that number and it’s one of the reasons that I like my host, which is HostGator. So how well does it work?

37 of the Best Facebook Page Apps for Brand Marketing


Livestream for Facebook enables you to add an existing Livestream channel to your Facebook Page and share a live broadcast or from their on-demand library. You can  craft custom timeline cover images with in-line editing, host micro websites on  Facebook, and more. . Doing so makes your page significantly more appealing to your audience and improves user experience. Ripe Social.

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Why Content Experience Matters

Convince & Convert

This week’s episode of Content Pros is a special hosts only show with your favorite hosts, Chris Moody and Randy Frisch. “Remember when we used to go to the library at school and we’d go in there and the librarian knew every book in that library? Crafting a Nuanced Experience. In This Episode: How to provide the right experience for each channel.

50 of the Most Dependable Web Resources for University Students |

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Library of Congress - The nations oldest federal cultural institution is also the largest library in the world. CIA Library - The Central Intelligence Agency has a library, an online directory of Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments, maps and a World Fact Book that offers information on countries all over the world. 4. Associate Degree Programs.

Learning 2.0 - The Things

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Week 3: Photos & Images Explore Flickr and learn about this popular image hosting site. Locate a few useful library related blogs and/or news feeds. Library 2.0 and the future of libraries and blog your thoughts. Week 7: Wikis Learn about wikis and discover some innovative ways that libraries are using them. Here are some other libraries doing Learning 2.0: Questions or comments about this project should be directed to Helene Blowers , Public Services Technology Director for the Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County ( PLCMC ). Program.

Public Relations: The Two Sides of Information Access

Waxing UnLyrical

” With that responsibility comes a host of expectations. Image: National Library of Scotland  via Flickr, CC 2.0. Boston and the world recently got an unfortunate and disturbing  lesson on and reminder of the power…and the perils…of information access. And the media, for most part, did a commendable job of providing much-needed updates. We’re past that point.

Four tools to revamp your marketing efficiency on Twitter


Apart from content suggestions and post scheduling, this application also offers a content library, hashtag suggestions and an employee advocacy feature, which can further simplify your marketing efforts    . Your creatives can be tailored to fit a host of formats that cover all the standard applications and go beyond them. DrumUp – Cut 90% of time used up in social media management.

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Ultimate Guide to Social Media Marketing

Sprout Social

Resource How to Identify Your Social Media Influencers Join Twitter Chats Twitter chats are organized group conversations where a host asks a series of questions to participants. You can also stand out by hosting your own Twitter chat. When the host site shares your guest post, they may mention your Twitter handle, which gives you great exposure. Choosing Your Social Networks.

How to Run Social Media Contests That Actually Increase Revenue

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Most companies don’t host social media contests to give things away with nothing to show for it. There are a few different ways to host a photo contest. The winners are either chosen by the host or a fan vote. Which social network do you want to use to host your social media contest? Why Create Social Media Contests? Social Media Engagement. Through Oct. Go Viral.

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Overhaul Your Social Media Marketing Strategy with These Basic Approaches


If you’re having difficulties coming up with ideas for creating video content, you could host a webinar, which is an effective technique to engaging your audience. Create a troubleshooting library of common bugs or complaints that arise, and how to handle these issues. Image source. Diversifying Your Presence & Content. Study your audience to know which message works where.

22 PR Tools From the #PRstack Community

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It easily combines a new or library image with a moving text overlay and has great range of design and animation options and posts as video or GIF straight to your main social channels. —  Matt Appleby. It’s been created by a group of academics and is hosted by the University of Wolverhampton. By Stephen Waddington. The 22 PR Tools From the #PRstack Community. Anewstip.  Canva. 

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Is Twitter Media Studio Twitter’s Best Kept Secret?

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Media Studio is a dashboard that hosts all of your visual content. Choose your media from the library or upload it and click the tweet button underneath. Add meta data to any image or video in your library. 3. Media library, no need to upload each time you tweet. Twitter Media Studio is a dashboard for uploading, managing and scheduling media tweets. Don't blink.

How To Create Stunning Social Media Posts For Holidays, Trends, Events And More

The Social Media Hat

PromoRepublic successfully solves this issue with Сalendar of Content Ideas that provides you with a host of daily facts and other ideas to make your posts more engaging. Calendar of Content Ideas is a key feature of PromoRepublic but besides this, the service also provides its customers with tools to organise, customise and publish content: Library of Templates. Library of Templates.

[Cool Social Tools] IssueLab: To Unlock PDF Jail, Share What You Know


And so we created a library of sorts to let others more easily find that valuable knowledge and build on it. The site hosts an interactive visualization and synthesis of evidence incentive-based approaches to managing freshwater. ———— Pity the poor PDF. The PDF file has its own entry in the Internet hall of shame, “ websites that suck.” photo credit ).

3 Rules for Better Video Marketing

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While many have seen quick success implementing basic video marketing tactics and using YouTube to scale their video libraries, most don’t yet have an appreciation for how to approach this channel in a strategic manner and what the real potential is for video technology within the context of modern marketing and sales programs. Image via That’s 38.2

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How Top Companies Use GIFs on Twitter

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With GIFs now usable across multiple social media channels, consider building a library of funny and situational GIFs related to your company. The Host With the Most. Ain’t no party like a Twitter GIF Party! While the ability to search and send GIFs in tweets and direct messages debuted in late February, Twitter decided to up the ante on March 3, 2016 with an impromptu #GIFparty.

The Complete, Always-Updated Guide to Facebook Advertising

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Facebook Ads are extremely versatile and there are now 11 different variations you can use to solve a whole host of business problems from driving traffic to your website to reaching people in your local area. With multiple images, you’ll have the choice to customize four different aspects of the carousel images: Image: Upload a new image or choose one from your library. State.

Five Ways to Make Your Content Multi-Task For You

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Five ways to stretch your resources and maximize your content library. Host a Twitter chat. Kellye Crane hosts #SoloPR chat every Wednesday from 1 to 2 pm ET. This post is written by Lisa Gerber. I’m fairly convinced men can’t multi-task, unless you are Jay Baer and you have a treadmill desk. Remember the Nautilus workouts at the gym? Big Yawn. That is my kind of exercise.

5 Supah-Cool Free Online Tools For Nonprofits


You can share documents, host club-only events, create a virtual bulletin board and even manage online donations. According to the About page: Causecast offers nonprofits free distributable fundraising tools, donation processing, an extensive resource library and access to the campaigns and CSR programs of its corporate clients. They supply non-profits with promotion, fundraising tools, and an extensive resource library. This is a guest post by Joe Yeoman, who is obsessively addicted to new web technologies and discussing them. TweetDeck.

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WordPress 3.8.2 now available to download and install

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Hardening) Pass along additional information when processing pingbacks to help hosts identify potentially abusive requests. Hardening) Prevent possible cross-domain scripting through Plupload, the third-party library WordPress uses for uploading files. The latest version of WordPress is now available to download and install. It’s an important security release which solves some important security issues, along with fixing a number of bugs. The security list is: Potential authentication cookie forgery. CVE-2014-0166. CVE-2014-0165. The post WordPress 3.8.2

25 + Writing Tools a Freelance Writer Can’t Live Without

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WordPress allows you to build stunning sites fast, and your only cost is hosting. 5. An Image Library. From punctuation to grammar to expressions, Daily Writing Tips covers it all and hosts loads of to-the-point articles that will make you a better freelance writer. The benefits of being an online freelance writer are undeniable. It’s not easy, especially in the beginning.

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The Three “Ss” of a Successful Live Event

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Where should I host my event? Here in Portland, Maine, the library rents out a very nice conference room for an affordable fee. By Rich Brooks. You may have noticed that it’s more challenging to get engagement on your company’s Facebook page of late. The same is true of Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and just about every other social media channel you know. Why Put On Live Events.

105 Ideas to Add to Your Editorial Calendar

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Content Marketing Institute hosts Content Marketing World, a conference to help content marketers network and learn. Content Libraries. So we decided to build a content library to share all of the bonus materials we create in exchange for an email address. CoSchedule’s content library is a perfect place to share lots of free guides, templates, infographics, and more.

Transfer Your Blog From to Part 2


You will reach your media library, where all your photos are listed. I had 1856 media files, all of which were photos, and 1847 of them were unattached. Go to your media library. Blog Networks hosting wordpressThis guest post is by Ayelet Weisz of  All Colores. Yesterday, I started the convoluted process of swapping my blog from to So I let it be.

50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

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Erik Bratt expounds on the popularity of video marketing (“video capability was the fastest-growing website feature for small-business advertisers in 2009, with one in five hosting website video by the end of the year&# ) and the different types of videos businesses can consider using, including screencasts, customer testimonials and video email. What should I monitor for? What to do?

105 Types of Content to Fill Up Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

Content Marketing Institute hosts Content Marketing World, a conference to help content marketers network and learn. Content Libraries. So we decided to build a content library to share all of the bonus materials we create in exchange for an email address. CoSchedule’s content library is a perfect place to share lots of free guides, templates, infographics, and more.

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Want to Learn How to Rock the Top 3 Social Networks?


Morpho Designs Software Library. Linux Hosting Only. It’s that time again. I’ve missed out on several great contests in 2012, but this one I just couldn’t pass up thanks to the amazing number of both cash prizes and non-cash prizes sponsors. For this contest, I pulled out all of the stops and created what I think is a pretty informative post. 1500 Sponsors. ComLuv.

Blog Authorship: Tools to Keep Your Blog Content Safe from Plagiarists and Duplication


You can use it as a WordPress plugin or PHP API library. This recording is done automatically by the server hosting your site. This is a guest contribution from writer Rose Scott. If you spend days and nights creating the most outstanding content ever, this post is for you. You know how exhausting writing can be at times, right? Of course not! Things You Need to Do First. Bulkping.

Association Social Media: American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)


Videos aimed at a public audience are posted on YouTube and shared via our website and most of our social media channels; videos for members are hosted on Vimeo and embedded on our site on pages protected by a membership wall. In its first year (2013), we saw a noticeable spike in traffic to the webpage and to our media library (to listen to a podcast). Who do you report to?

5 Ways to Creatively Brainstorm Guest Post Ideas


That should give you a host of forums to browse through. also like to peruse physical book stores or libraries, to find hidden treasures and even more content ideas. Going to the library or bookstore gets me off the keyboard and into a different environment, as an additional benefit, I can look at the entire book. Ways to Creatively Brainstorm Guest Post Ideas. Name: Carolyn.

How To Start a Blog in 7 Days


To top it off, your web host called you this morning telling you that because of this outrageous traffic, you single-handedly took down their servers! You’ve successfully run your web host out of business with your massive influx of traffic. For starters, you should evaluate your current hosting situation. That’s my first criteria when choosing a web host.

How to Increase Your Retweets, Twitter Followers & Klout


If you are installing this button on a self-hosted WordPress single post template, you will need to use the following coding. <script src="[link] type="text/javascript"></script><div> <a href="[link] class="twitter-share-button" data-url= "<?php If you own a blog, I want you to do the following three things for me right now, prior to reading this post.

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You've Heard the Rumors. Here are a Few Predictions That "Just Make Sense" For Facebook's F8

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Not only that, but it would make a lot of sense for Facebook to control the music library of your phone or portable device. Facebook has been very big on their open hardware support, with the launch of their new server hosting facility near Seattle. The thing is, this year I'm stumped. I'd like to respect that. The HTML5 App Market and Platform (Spartan). Some sort of Music solution.

Association Social Media: National Business Officers Association (NBOA)


Our website also has a private social community, hosted by Higher Logic, called NBOA Connect. Questions that elicit responses may be compiled as “samples” for our official NBOA-vetted document library. 4) Describe a typical day for you – and any favorite tools you use regularly for anything related to social media. Are they interlinked in specific ways? blank weekly calendar.

How to Get an Influencer's Attention

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David Chen David Chen is currently the Managing Editor of /Film and the host and producer of both /Filmcast and The Toblowsky Files. Jason is also the host of This Week in Startups. Gary Vaynerchuk Gary Vaynerchuk is the personality behind Wine Library TV , author of Crush It! , and a dynamic speaker. Perhaps this might serve as the start of a real relationship. Do be direct.