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How to import Posterous to self-hosted WordPress

The Way of the Web

With the news that Posterous will be closing on April 30, 2013 , many people are now looking to export their content and start to publish on a different platform. So assuming you don’t want to move from Posterous to another third party service like WordPress.com, Tumblr etc, what do you need to do? And then go to your self-hosted site, select Tools and the WordPress importer.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Of the hundreds of third party Twitter tools out there, which are really worth utilizing? Discover the answers to those questions and many more here in 45 of the best guides to Twitter tips, tools and tactics of the past year. Twitter Tools. 15 Useful Twitter Tools for B2B Social Media by Social Media B2B. 10 Twitter Tools to Increase Your Productivity by SloDive.

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Five Tools to Prep You for 2012

Spin Sucks

While Instagram and Tumblr are two separate tools, they’re combined here to give you new and different ideas. You can then set it to upload to Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, email, Foursquare, Posterous, or Tumblr. GE is a great example of using these two tools together. Five Tools to Prep You for 2012 originally appeared on Spin Sucks on October 3, 2011. Pinterest. Google+.

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Strategy & Tech Tools Can Boost Content Success

Proactive Report

Tech Tools. The eMarketer article suggests that tech tools are the answer to this problem.  You do need tech tools to monitor and analyze conversations so that you understand your audience, create personas and find topics of interest for your content.  A good social media dashboard is essential. DOWNLOAD THE POSTER. PR strategy tech tools626 793 4911.

The “Must-Have&# Tool Kit of Social Media Citizen Vol. 2

Social Media Citizens

There are as many social media tools as there are posts about these tools. It is a list of tools which has been used by top social media people generated from the interview series with Top Social Media Citizens. Free tools: Tweedeck. Posterous. Free-to-try tools: Hubspot’s Twitter & Web Grader. Paid-for tools: Radian6. Tools social media tools

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The evolution of social tools

SocialFish

Just out: a couple of articles about familiar social tools reinventing themselves. In this Forbes article about Posterous , we see the blogging platform (upon which associationTECH lives) narrowing its focus on to private photo sharing. Start-up Posterous, best known for its simple blogging service via email, has revamped the company around a new product called Posterous Spaces.

The Digital Five Tool Player

Adam Cohen

As the convergence of different marketing tactics takes root in agencies, vendors and marketing departments of companies of all sizes, I’ve started to think about what it takes to ultimately be a “ five tool player &# in the digital space.  Ed Boches wrote a great post yesterday about labels in creative and digital – and that got me thinking it was time to document these thoughts. 

Use Posterous to Easily Enhance Your Tweeting

TwiTip

Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip Calum Henderson @calumhenderson A Christian guy in his early twenties studying to be a Primary School teacher. Posterous is the new kid on the block when it comes to blogging. You can view my Posterous here. Simple!

How to import Posterous to self-hosted WordPress

The Way of the Web

With the news that Posterous will be closing on April 30, 2013 , many people are now looking to export their content and start to publish on a different platform. So assuming you don’t want to move from Posterous to another third party service like WordPress.com, Tumblr etc, what do you need to do? You now have 2 options for getting your content into your new site – one doesn’t require a Posterous export, but we’ll cover it anyway as it’s good practice to always keep a secure backup on your computer or an external hard drive.

Canva for iPhone – Design Like a Boss Wherever You Are

Socially Sorted

You’ve heard me talk about visual content creation tools on Socially Sorted a LOT.    Here,    here  and most of all  here , … I love sharing new and time-saving visual design tools with you. We all know that Canva is a fabulous DIY Design Tool with a huge library of visually engaging elements, photos and designs. Just like magic it appears on my desktop tool!

42+ Social Media Marketing Tools

blog.junta42.com

Had a great time yesterday at the MagsU workshop on "Opening the Emedia Toolbox" In the session, we reviewed numerous online tools on how to develop social media strategies for personal branding, new revenue streams, search engine optimization, new content initiatives and more for content providers/publishers.    If you have some social media tools you'd like to add, post them in the comments. Blogging/CMS Tools. IceRocket's Trend Tool will tell you how "hot" your keyword is. Google Blog Search - First rate blog search tool.

How Social Media Changes Retail Storefronts

Ari Herzog

For years I’ve been exposed to branded product door decals telling me to “Push” or “Pull” an alcohol-branded sign at the checkout counter, or a poster in the window promoting a special. Features advertising toolsThis is a guest blog post by Matthew Cool. There is a trend among small business marketing in stores. My background is important. Got a question?

Cinime Lets Moviegoers Connect Little Screen To Big Screen

The Realtime Report

Before taking a seat, users can scan posters in the lobby and potentially receive rewards based on the frequency of their visits to specific theaters. Realtime Tools Social Media Campaigns cini.me The time has come: mobile apps have arrived at the movies. Cinime Ben & Jerry’s from cinime on Vimeo. The experience hasn’t changed much in 60 or 70 years.”

Social Networking Stats: 25 Million LinkedIn Profile Pages Viewed Daily, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. LinkedIn is revamping its profile pages , revealing new tools and options to users starting this past Tuesday. Users can bolster their own profiles with “recommend sections” or use a new endorsement tool to endorse another user’s skills or expertise. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via  Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via  TechCrunch. via  China Daily. via  LinkedIn.

Business Cards - So Important or So Over?

Almost Savvy

Posted by Irene Koehler in Business , Networking on March 1, 2009 | 40 responses After spending much time deeply immersed in the high-tech, heavily wired world of virtual networking, it can become easy to overlook some of the “old school&# networking tools. Front and center among these time-tested tools is the business card. It is your advertising tool. Reply Barbara J.

What the Elimination of Facebook’s 20% Text Rule Really Means

Ignite Social Media

Advertisers used a grid tool to test images in a 5×5 grid. Facebook now offers a propriety Text Overly Tool to determine how much text is in your image. Keep in mind, the following examples are exceptions to the policy: Movie posters. Posters for concerts/music festivals, comedy shows or sporting events. Then we read the fine print…. Book covers. Album covers.

Top 5 Twitter Management Tips for Non-Profit Organizations to Increase Followers Organically

SocialFish

Twitter serves as a great marketing tool and has become increasingly useful for all types of businesses who are looking to expand their reach. You could also get some help from some of the content discovery tools listed below: Storify: From breaking news to live events, Storify helps you find stories through social media websites and other sources. Don’t just tweet. Build a community.

Tools do not a master make [redux]

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Re-printed below is a post of mine from August 2006, Tools do not a master make , that explores a similar theme. = = == ==. No tool of modern technology is as universally used, and almost as universally reviled, in the world of business and government as is Microsoft PowerPoint. Perhaps most famous of the PowerPoint bashers is Edward Tufte , writer of several books and essays on information design. (I was fortunate enough to attend one of his courses in the late ’90s, his poster of Napoleon’s March to Moscow still hangs on the wall in my office.).

Which are the top tools and apps: The results « The Cube

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Which are the top tools and apps: The results 27/09/2010 by Gemma Went A couple of weeks ago I started a survey to find out which business tools and apps you guys can’t live without. I’m delighted with the results. So first up then … General Social Media Tools. clout.

Why Tumblr Might Be The Perfect Vehicle For Your Brand

Small Business Mavericks

Aside from the fact that web properties like Geocities and Posterous have been cut off from the World Wide Web – and it could happen to Tumblr too – Tumblr might actually be a good way to help you attract new readers for your blog and new customers for your business. Here are the three big benefits to using Tumblr: It’s a good SEO tool – The Tumblr platform is great for search engine optimization. Tumblr is social – Tumblr isn’t just a blog or an SEO tool. It’s very visual – Tumblr is the perfect visual marketing tool.

Four Marketing Mistakes to Learn From

Spin Sucks

If you don’t want to find yourself experiencing such stressful emotions as Tesco did you might consider using some of these tools: Grammarly : It s free version checks your spelling and corrects basic grammar errors. By Martha Simons. Marketing mistakes aren’t uncommon. We are human. We make mistakes. Following are four marketing mistakes that can be prevented. Wrong Timing.

Dear IT Guy, Can You Actually Use the Tool You're Creating.

Social Media Strategery

Development Social Media Dear IT Guy, Can You Actually Use the Tool You’re Creating? These are purposely ridiculous questions – wouldn’t the best developers use the actual tools they’re responsible for building?  RT @sradick: Dear IT Guy, if you USED the platform/tool that you’re creating, you’d make my life a lot easier [link to post] – Posted using Chat Catcher [link] mhirapara (Manish Hirapara) Twitter Comment RT @ericdbrown: Dear IT Guy, Can You Actually Use the Tool You’re Creating? Government 2.0 Notice anything?

Storify Your Stories…Or Maybe Don’t

Firebelly

With Storify, a multimedia reporting tool, you’re able to search various social media platforms from one place, quickly dragging and dropping them into your story. It’s a unique tool and has been garnering attention for awhile now, with The New York Times , The Washington Post and NPR embedding stories and amassing millions of views. uphill. both ways. barefoot.

Network Mapping – are you doing it?

SocialFish

Remember this Flickrverse poster? The examples are described in detail on the project blog , but thinking about the map as a tool to consider who to connect and engage with can be applied to a professional network, the second lens… Read the rest - a good explanation from Beth of some of what’s in the deck. Techniques and Tools: How To Visualize Your Network.

The Ultimate Toolkit for the Professional Content Marketer

Kikolani

It may be that you just don’t have the tools that can make the job of content marketing so much easier. These tools are divided into categories to fit all of the tasks you have. Wordstream : Click this link for a list and description of the most current 8 great topic generator tools.      . Hubspot: Here is another free topic generator tool.        .  . Topics. Writing.

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23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Find the answers to those questions and many more here in almost two dozen of the best social media guides, tips, tools, insights and rants of 2012. Tools guru-ess Ann Smarty shares a dozen helpful “cheat sheets,” which “are basically infographics that can give a user a simple rundown of various features and how to use them.” ” Social Media Tools.

February’s Featured Resource: Amplify.com

Harp Interactive

Being prolific in social media, I am always on the prowl for useful tools, resources and social media platforms to expedite the time involved in producing and sharing relevant content across the social universe. I’ve recently discovered Amplify.com. Sharing: Amplify syncs with Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Posterous, Diigo, Bit.ly, Friendfeed, Delicious and Clipmarks.com. account.

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How To Use QR Codes for Business

Mindjumpers

Tweet Maybe you have noticed the square barcodes sometimes appearing in advertisements, newspaper ads, movie posters, business cards etc. In Europe and the US, the 2D codes are fast developing into a marketing tool that connects the offline world with the online. 75% of all printed media in Asia include barcodes as a marketing tool. The possibilities are many.

Offline Advertising For An Online Business

Small Business Mavericks

But for those who never think of searching for items online, when they see a poster or a business card with a website address, they will be more likely to go to the website when they are relaxing at home. Tools for Small Business advertising Branding e-mail marketing internet marketing small business websiteWhat is the definition of an online business? Any business, whether it is a physical location or just a website, you need to advertise everywhere you can. Online advertising is a great way to advertise. You could conceivably pull customers in from everywhere.

Five Tips for Effective Marketing Collateral

Spin Sucks

The marketing collateral failed to use the right tools. If But typically small businesses have very small marketing budgets, but it is so important to use the right tools. You can design a poster, a flyer, a letter, a Facebook cover, and many other social media options. By Lubna Sadik My mom has always been an important role model to me. My mom was so excited.

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8 Ways to Get More Pinterest Followers

Pamorama

Events: Include your Pinterest account info on all promotional materials used for an event — flyers, posters, etc. Related Articles 25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand When to Post on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and Pinterest The Anatomy of Viral Content. Pinterest is a huge driver of e-commerce. . More than 47% of online consumers in the U.S. Share!

Under Armour #WhatsBeautiful Campaign Targets Women Via Social Media

The Realtime Report

New marketing efforts reflect this shift, and are aimed directly at the female demographic — with social media as the primary tool for reaching out. The Under Armour Women’s Facebook page has over 300,000 followers and engages fans regularly with posts similar to those on the Twitter account.  A recent inspirational poster featuring Lindsey Vonn received nearly 3,000 likes in less than one week. Women now account for 30% of sales for athletic apparel brand Under Armour, and women’s apparel is the fastest growing segment of their business. Sweat. Every. Sweat.

Switching to Impulse: Social Media Gets Faster

Socialized

And the iPhone 3GS and Posterous represent the latest advances in real time communications. Posting an image or video in near realtime is the online equivalent of saying, “hey, there’s an awesome Dodge Charger outside of Starbucks.&# The longer it takes me to share that information, the less interesting it becomes. I’ve already talked about Posterous which is an amazing tool that lets you post almost any kind of file to almost any social network, blog, etc simply by emailing it to your unique Posterous address. Social media just got faster.

4 iPad Apps for Writers

Idaconcpts

Only the essential tools are necessary for the minimalist writer and they are hidden from sight. The Markdown feature allows writers to use formatting tools to quickly insert headings, emphasized text, links, images, code snippets, and links. If you’re a writer, the iPad has a plethora of applications available for all of your creative, scholarly and professional needs.

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On Facebook and the Death of Etiquette

Adam Cohen

The Digital Five Tool Player (10). Post this to Posterous. Let’s face it.  Etiquette is a lost art.  Forget “interruption marketing&# for a minute and think about how people interact on a regular basis.  New technologies change that behavior as people seek to leverage the convenience they provide. Same with instant messaging. Photo credit: fdmount via flickr. Tweet This!

Are LinkedIn Groups Are Out Of Control?

Myrland Marketing

Related but directly selling something the poster benefits from without alerting group members. LinkedIn can be an extremely valuable networking and sharing tool when used logically and strategically. THE WILD, WILD WEST OF LINKEDIN. Many LinkedIn groups are out of control. Group members have discovered they can spam the group and get away with it. WHY DOES THIS MATTER? To learn.

105 Ideas to Add to Your Editorial Calendar

Convince & Convert

That’s why we recently launched a new feature for our content marketing editorial calendar tool that helps marketers plan any type of content they could possibly want to publish. Moz’s keyword difficulty tool can help you find the terms your audience is searching for so you can create content they’re actively seeking. 6. Case Posters. Web Apps and Tools.