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.
10 Tools for More Productive Online Marketing
AUGUST 29, 2016
The right tools are crucial, so you can automate as much of the process as possible, and cut down on the time spent doing the rest. 1. It is an all-in-one business platform that works by giving you all the power over the tool. DrumUp is one of the most useful social media productivity tools around. Well, yes, and this tool is that way. Cool Social ToolsDrumUp.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
45 Marketing Tools to Consider for 2017
DECEMBER 21, 2016
What are the hottest marketing tools you should be using in 2017? As we test out a lot of tools, we are going to share the tools we use on a regular basis. This may not be the definitive list of all the best marketing tools out there, but it is the contents of our well-equipped toolbox, and it’s definitely worth your consideration. Landing page tools. billion one.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Smart Monetization for Publishers in a Facebook Instant Articles Era
JULY 13, 2016
Facebook opened Instant Articles to all publishers in April, and Google introduced Accelerated Mobile Pages last October. While Facebook claims that Instant Articles are aimed at delivering a better experience to users, this doesn’t change the fact that it is taking away control from publishers, and experience shows that it has always been difficult to monetize content you can’t control.
[Cool Social Tools] The Power of Breezio
JULY 11, 2016
Startups and tech vendors are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms – SocialFish readers love to read about new tools and apps! We care about more than just giving you the tools to a knowledge ecosystem, we want you to understand it and improve upon it. Cool Social Tools FeaturedOptimal Community Engagement.
Essential viral marketing tools
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, PR pros, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers. L ast week I wrote about a 90-minute workshop on viral marketing put on by Vincent Dignan, a marketing consultant from the UK who seems especially plugged into modern Internet culture. With 2.6 Do you have an email list? kickbox.io
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.
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?
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.
The Five Best Pinterest and Instagram Marketing Tools
AUGUST 23, 2016
As with other social networks, the right tools can help marketers use these platforms more effectively. Here are a handful of the best tools for growing your brand’s following and monitoring your results on Instagram and Pinterest. 1) ScheduGram. Sample review: “My go-to tool for content scheduling and detailed Pinterest data is Tailwind. This is the tool for you!”
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?
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.
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?
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.
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 ).
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
3 Quick and Easy Short Video Tools for Mobile Animation
OCTOBER 31, 2016
If you are looking to stand out on social media then check out these short video tools for animating text and images. In this post I share 5 short video tools that help you to quickly (and easily) create animations for social media. Short video, on the other hand, is much easier ( if you have the right tools ). It’s one of the hottest short video tools right now.
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.
The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)
NOVEMBER 16, 2016
The social media tools landscape can be just as fascinating — and robust! Every week, people build and launch new social media tools, empowering us marketers in our day-to-day work. To give you a sense of how amazing the landscape is, here’s a graphic of some of the social media tools available: social media management, listening, analyzing, content creation and more.
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.