6 Social Tools to Use Immediately After You Hit “Publish”
JUNE 15, 2015
published it. All of those fancy auto-post social tools can lull us into a false sense of confidence. In fact, publishing your article is just the first step. have shared some of the most essential steps to take right after you publish an article which include: Email those who helped you write it (If you were using any expert quotes). Scheduling Tools. Right?
The Best Social Media Analytics Tools for Publishers
APRIL 17, 2014
What are the best tools for publishers looking to track social media activity at the content level? Chartbeat Publishing. Chartbeat Publishing was the first on the scene in this category and it continues to be the most popular. HipDek is an up-and-comer; it hasn’t achieved the critical mass of the others yet but it offers good functionality specific to publishers.
Link Building Tactics for Publishers
MAY 14, 2013
When it comes to link building publishers have a significant advantage because editorial content, be it hard news or evergreen content, lends itself naturally to linking and sharing. It is one of the many reasons that content marketing has become so popular, as brands in other industries put an emphasis on content development and promotion and essentially become publishers themselves.
12 Social Media Tools for Scheduling and Publishing Updates Compared
JANUARY 19, 2015
In the never ending search for tools to make social media management simpler, I decided to research several tools that help you update multiple social media networks in one place. In this post, I wanted to share my findings for others who are also in the process of choosing a social media publishing tool for their business. Social Media Tools Compared. AgoraPulse.
22 PR Tools From the #PRstack Community
DECEMBER 14, 2015
In the past 12 months, the #PRstack community has created an app that has characterized more than 250 third-party tools. It has published 48 how-to guides written by more than 35 community members covering different areas of the public relations workflow. The community has developed a list of its favorite 22 PR tools for Spin Sucks. The 22 PR Tools From the #PRstack Community.
5 Easy Tools for Social Selling Success
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
But, like the early days of anything on social, it’s difficult, messy, and imprecise. A big reason for this is a lack of organizational tools. And then, one day, a host of tools were released that made it SO MUCH EASIER. Easy Tools for Social Selling Success. With these five tools in place, you’ll have all your bases covered. Guest post by Austin Duck.
Tool Tuesday: Twitter curation tools
AUGUST 29, 2011
Unlike a Twitter stream, these curation tools offer a way to collect a lot of information in a single place. Storify is another Twitter curation tool and a story-teller’s dream. I find Storify works best with specific hashtags and is a fantastic way to curate conversation surrounding an event. Twylah is another curation tool that has a great lay out, that’s easy to read.
Repurpose Content with These Six Tools
APRIL 16, 2015
Similarly, those how-to guides and checklists can easily be turned into visuals and infographics with one of my favorite tools ever: Canva. Take Advantage of LinkedIn Publishing . Just make sure the altered content aligns with the platform you’re publishing on (e.g., The post Repurpose Content with These Six Tools appeared first on Spin Sucks. By Stephanie Vermillion.
The 11 Best Free Email Marketing Tools
MAY 25, 2016
Just like having the perfect social media publishing tools , you need to know where to find the best free email marketing tools. They come with marketing automation tools, customizable email templates, list building features, and more to help you get the most out of your email program, and even marry it with other aspects of your overall marketing strategy. Coding Tools.
Your 16-Point Content Publishing Checklist
Convince & Convert
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
The same goes for publishing content. With so many moving parts that take place even before you press “Publish,” a checklist can seriously come in handy. We’ve all had those cringe-worthy moments when we see a typo or two in a blog we just published. Depending on the site infrastructure where your content is published, the category and tags will vary.
Stop! Check These Seven Things Before Hitting Publish
APRIL 21, 2016
You wrote an awesome post and you’re about to get it published. Here are seven things you should check before hitting the publish button. Check These Seven Things Before Hitting Publish appeared first on Spin Sucks. You’re aware of the importance of the editing process, so you made sure to read that piece, correct some misspellings, and improve the structure of a few sentences.
Facebook Adds More Tools for Branded Content in Instant Articles
JUNE 17, 2016
The social network also updated its article style editor to support new coloring, text and spacing features, as well as a real-time preview tool. And publishers can add customized bylines and kickers. As a reminder, publishers can still customize the text in the byline to indicate a featured marketer. The logo will appear on the left-hand side of the byline, below the title.
8 Tools to Curate Content for Social Media
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
Thankfully though, there’s also a long list of tools now available for this specific task. Here’s a list of tools we picked out to help you find and post the most relevant and share-worthy content. Paper.li: This content curation tool will help you find, customize, and publish content on the web or social media in a zap. This is a popular tool with millions of “users.
Online Tools that Help with PR
JANUARY 8, 2015
Life has recently become a little more intense because you now also have to be your own publisher. All of this can be managed—and your day-to-day life won’t seem so hectic—with a few online tools. DIY PR with These Eight Tools Canva. This is a fairly new tool that allows you to design your online properties as if you are a pro. This is both good news and bad news.
8 Social Media Questions Publishers Should Be Asking Themselves
MARCH 8, 2012
For most publishers social media has earned itself a prominent seat at the audience development table. To provide a strategic overview and set a framework for the discussion I came up with a list of questions that summarizes the types of issues we frequently encounter in helping publishers with social media. Not including @[brand] or listing a third party tool instead (e.g.
Why Twylah Is My Favorite Influential Tool
SEPTEMBER 11, 2011
Twylah then selects which tweets will be published on your branded pages based on the frequency and recency of your tweets. However, you cannot hide tweets within the topics that you select to be published. This is why I use Twylah as my primary tool for determining my influence and that of others. Twylah gives recruiters a great tool for standing out from the crowd.
Take Advantage of Additional Google News Opportunities for Publishers
JUNE 4, 2014
Google News continues to be an important source of traffic for publishers, in particular from the news OneBoxes that are frequently included in regular Web search results. Recommended Tool: Yoast News SEO 2.0. While not as impactful as key news search optimization tactics, the tag offers another way to establish the topical relevancy of your content.
Four Content Discovery Tools to Engage
MARCH 9, 2015
Content discovery tools address this challenge by finding the most-shared, trending content and providing relevant content suggestions for your weekly editorial calendar. Here’s a look at four content discovery tools that can add meaningful value to your audience engagement efforts. To get started, you need to connect to the tool with your Facebook, or Twitter accounts.
Two Tools for Bloggers
APRIL 3, 2011
Without spending any money building an app or creating a new version of your blog for the tablet, there are two new tools you definitely need to check out! The first is a super, super easy way to publish your blog for the Kindle. Yes, publish your blog for the Kindle. Here is how you do it: Go to Kindle Publishing and set up an account. Click publish. Seriously.
You Can Be An Internet Publisher
Small Business Mavericks
MARCH 7, 2013
Many small businesses are starting their own publishing companies as a separate branding element for their online presences. Secondly, decide what tools you’ll need. There are many ways to go about publishing online. Look at your skills and abilities as well as the human resources at your disposal before determining what type of online publishing you will undertake. Start a blog – Blogging is another way to be a publisher. Many small businesses are now establishing their own publishing companies to increase their influence within their niches.
11 Content Marketing Tools To Promote Your Blog
MAY 6, 2014
You know how I love posts about content curation tools. Examiner is a website that only allows high quality and active creators to publish on their website. After completing an article, your post is formatted and published, complete with a link to your profile, your Examiner title and social media sharing icons. Content Strategy Cool Social Tools Implementation Examiner.
3 Easy DIY Social Media Content Creation Tools
MARCH 8, 2016
These three tools make it easy! Of the three tools I’m sharing, Canva is the most robust. Pablo is an image creation product designed by Buffer, the popular social media management tool. Bonus feature: If you’re a Buffer user, you can easily schedule your newly-created images to publish on your social networks. Canva. Or you can create your own. Facebook ads.
Teem’d: The New Collaboration Tool
AUGUST 25, 2014
This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Teem’d is a powerful communications platform that transforms the way companies create and publish targeted social media content, allowing them to more effectively engage with their customers. As a team, group members work together to edit, approve, and publish posts.
Monday Roundup: The Right Business Tools
MAY 20, 2013
On to this week’s roundup; and this week, we’re focusing on business tools. As we all know, the right business tools can save us time, money, and increase efficiency. So below are five posts that include helpful tools from around the web. Curation tools to help you cope with info-overload. Five awesome tools to create infographics. Happy Monday! Right?
Comparing 21 social media marketing tools [Chart]
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
According to the latest research by TrustRadius, buyers of social media management tools are looking for eight core functionalities: Community management. Publishing. So most social media managers’ have resorted to using 2-3 social media management tools for full feature set to match their use case. Campaigns & promotions. Influencer & advocate management. Analytics.
Five Cool Tools for Small Staff Associations
MAY 27, 2015
This post was originally published on Mizz Information. XML Sitemap Generator is a free tool that lets you enter your site’s url and generates a sitemap that shows all content and lets you know exactly how many pages are in your existing site. Cool Social Tools Featured From the Trenches ImplementationBut yay challenges, right? ————-. photo credit ).
Why LinkedIn Is Now Such a Powerful Content Marketing Tool
OCTOBER 26, 2015
In September, Andreessen Horowitz partner Benedict Evans published a Google Analytics chart of his blog traffic spanning back to 2010 when he launched it. That is, suppose you’re actually busy doing something else.” In this scenario, he argued, articles you published would receive virtually no audience, no matter how brilliant they are. And then there’s LinkedIn. Of course not.
SlideBatch: A Super Cool New PR Tool
OCTOBER 20, 2014
then had lunch with Paul and Ed Mayuga in Boston at the MarketingProfs B2B Summit and learned more about this cool new tool. I was expecting it to be just another thing that I would feel uncomfortable when they asked me what I thought, but I was blown away. Once you’re finished, you can publish it publicly, or decide to keep it private or by invite only. The cool thing about it, though, is once a batch is published and embedded, it automatically refreshes with new content when it’s published (assuming it has your keywords in it). What is SlideBatch?
25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand
MARCH 23, 2014
The good news is that there are many content marketing tools available to help you streamline the process. The team at Social Media Strategies Summit researched the marketplace of content creation, curation, promotion and distribution, and tracking/analytics tools to assemble the infographic below. Content Curation Tools. Content Creation Tools. List.ly (free/paid).
Pinterest: Great Opportunity for Lifestyle Publishers and Brands
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
While any photo-rich site can benefit from Pinterest, at least at this stage in its evolution there are particularly strong opportunities for lifestyle publishers and brands. At the moment it has more followers than all of the others combined. I am primarily covering publishers in this post but there are also solid opportunities for retailers. Should Publishers Add “Pin It” Buttons?
13 Tools That Can Make Your Social Media Marketing Much Easier
APRIL 2, 2015
Good news is that there are a plethora of tools that can help you to simplify your social media marketing experience. Do not allow social media marketing to consume most of your time when you can utilize these tools to streamline your marketing strategies thereby allowing you to dedicate that time to other useful aspects of your business. This is the tool you need to grab.
50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management 2013
MAY 12, 2013
There are countless tools out there, offering many ways to analyze, measure, display, and create reports about your engagement efforts. These 50 tools distill data in ways that are relevant to your social media marketing plan, enabling you to figure out how to succeed with your audience. Determining which tools are right for you requires a clear definition of your objectives.
Best Proofreading Tools for Your Social Media Strategy
APRIL 14, 2015
If you are not the best writer, the following proofreading tools will help you elevate the quality of your text and increase your reputation on social media networks. This is a free, but effective automated tool that will help you identify potential stylistic mistakes and grammar errors in your content. This online tool offers spelling, grammar, and thesaurus checking features.
10 Outreach Tools Every Marketer Needs
MAY 31, 2016
These are the tools that any versatile marketer’s arsenal should contain. One of the best tools for finding contacts and shaping reputation is BuzzSumo. So, get the buzz started and utilize this tool as an indispensable part of your social media toolbox. By exploring a truckload of filters, you can customize the feed and ensure that the tool serves your specific needs.
SEO Metrics for Publishers: How are You Tracking and Measuring Success?
MAY 1, 2012
When it comes to SEO publishers need to understand and effectively communicate progress and success. In this post I’d like to highlight some of the key metrics for publishers to focus on. The search queries data in Google Webmaster Tools can be used to offset “keyword not provided” deficiencies in Omniture or Google Analytics. Sounds good, but are your efforts working?
21 Social Media Tools for Smart Marketers
JANUARY 4, 2016
Having the right social media tools can make your life easier. Fortunately, there are dozens of cool tools, and most are aimed at earning time back in your day. Below are 21 of my favorite social media tools that every marketer needs. 21 Social Media Tools for Smart Marketers. 1. Agorapulse is a social media management tool that can make your life infinitely easier.
The Best Free Tools for Twitter Analytics
FEBRUARY 8, 2012
What are the best free tools for analyzing a Twitter profile? During a social media audit I like to run a company’s Twitter profiles through some basic analysis tools to set benchmarks and compare them to competitors. I got good response to my post on Facebook analytics tools so I thought I’d do something similar for Twitter. Twitter Web Analytics. Topsy Social Analytics.
20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools
APRIL 26, 2010
pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools by Pam Dyer on April 26, 2010 Share Image via Wikipedia Social media is much more than a way to stay connected and to have fun: it’s a way to market yourself, your business, and your products and services. weekendfamilybreaks Great list of tools. Wide reach.
My Top Posts of 2011 on SEO, PR and Social Media for Publishers
DECEMBER 21, 2011
Beyond Facebook Insights: Useful Facebook Analytics Tools. Is Using Facebook Comments Good for Publishers? The post on Facebook analytics tools did well considering I just published it last week. Short, simple lists of tools and tips tend to get traction. PublishingOriginal idea! PRFilter Shows Press Release Buzzword Abuse Still Prevalent. Thank You.
31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010
JANUARY 24, 2011
Discover how to accomplish all of the tasks above and more using some of the coolest free and modestly priced social media and web tools released in the past year or so. Cool Social Media Tools. This tool makes unfollowing non-followers easy. free tool for finding the relative influence of any Twitter user. powerful people search tool. Other Cool Web Tools.
How to Use Niche Publishers to Drive Revenue
Convince & Convert
JULY 17, 2015
Rather than focus on sites that provide general traffic, go after niche publishers and targeted verticals. While it may be more time-consuming on the front end, you’ll find that working with individual publishers will pay off in the long run. When you sign content-focused publishers as affiliates, you automatically diversify your traffic. So how do you know the difference?
The Best Tools for Keyword Research, Competitive Analysis and Trending Topics
OCTOBER 7, 2014
Editorial teams and content creators are always on the lookout for useful tools for keyword research and content planning. There is a wide universe of tools out there and my intention is not to cover them all. Bing Keyword Research is available within Bing Webmaster Tools. They offer several free tools including a basic keyword tool, a niche finder and a keyword grouper. 5.
Survey: Pinterest a Great Source of Links for Publishers. What Types of Sites Get the Most Links?
AUGUST 14, 2012
As Pinterest continues to grow in popularity and usage it is becoming not only an important source of traffic and engagement for publishers but also a good source of links. spend a lot of time auditing websites which means I am regularly in the Google Webmaster Tools profiles for a variety of sites. Related posts: Pinterest: Great Opportunity for Lifestyle Publishers and Brands.