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A Guide to Marketing on Tumblr


Tweet Have you established a brand presence on the blogging platform Tumblr ? Tumblr boats 24 billion posts and 59 million blogs, which are numbers that continue to rise every day. Tumblr’s functionalities. As with any other social platform attended for marketing, you should set up a strategy for your brand’s use of a Tumblr blog. Set a strategy. Become a valuable asset.

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What is Tumblr


One of those changes could be Tumblr , a microblogging program developed a mere four years ago and which has recently taken over as the blogger’s favorite platform, according to Mashable. Tumblr has also attracted well-respected news outlets such as Huffington Post and the NY Times Style Magazine. What Makes Tumblr So Different. More Tumblr Perks. Bloggin

Thinking About Moving to Tumblr? Don’t.

Spin Sucks

A couple of weeks ago on Inside PR , Martin Waxman , Joe Thornley , and I broached the subject of Steve Rubel moving his blog to Tumblr. Why did you make the decision to shut down your existing blogs and move everything to Tumblr ? chose Tumblr since it’s aggressively being used by media, has tentacles into Twitter and Facebook and it’s own robust community.

Klout Adds WordPress But Not For Self Hosted Blogs?

Jason Yormark

A few weeks ago I noticed that Klout had added the WordPress button to the available channels to connect to which was encouraging. This is not a knock on those that do on hosted platforms like, Blogger or Tumblr, they do exist.  Related posts: My 9 Favorite WordPress Social Media Plugins. Mobilize Your WordPress Blog! Social Media Wordpress

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog


While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain. Sure, there are other blogging platforms and content management systems you can use on your own domain, but none are quite as popular or powerful as WordPress. KnowEm.

Media Relations: A Quick Test to Pitch the Right Outlets

Spin Sucks

Almost anyone can quickly create a Tumblr or WordPress blog, write a few quick articles and voila! Communication Media Relations domain authority earned media Moz open site explorer pitching media squarespace tumblr WordPressBy Matt Sommer. One of the beautiful things about the Internet age is the low barrier to becoming a content producer and publisher. Relevance.

This Blog Is Dead

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If an editor didn''t like a story pitch, I could just copy and paste that same text into WordPress , hit "publish" and see if the story had legs. Let''s forgo the irony that this piece was published on a blog and read this: "Instead of blogging, people are posting to Tumblr , tweeting, pinning things to their board, posting to Reddit , Snapchat ting, updating Facebook statuses, Instagram ming, and publishing on Medium. Tumblr? tumblr. wordpress. Let''s admit it. Blogging (as we knew it) is dead. Is your blood boiling? Go back in time. Images?

How To Start A Blog In 2012

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You can even Blog using tumblr - which is a hybrid online social network and Blogging platform - or you can Blog for an existing online publisher like The Huffington Post. The default choice for a great Blogging platform is WordPress. My recommendation is to go with it (full disclosure: this Blog is powered by MovableType and it's way too late in the game to make the switch to WordPress, but I would if it could happen seamlessly). WordPress makes this (somewhat) easier because you can buy and customize themes. tumblr. wordpress. wordpress themes.

22 PR Tools From the #PRstack Community

Spin Sucks

Then use Canva to create Facebook, Tumblr, or Twitter posts in your clients’ colors. —  Scott Guthrie. WordPressWordPress is a platform that any PR practitioner or student can use to build an online portfolio for themselves, to either showcase their own skills, interests and knowledge or their business’. By Stephen Waddington. The 22 PR Tools From the #PRstack Community.

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Spring Cleaning For Your Blog – How A Little Work Can Drive Search Engine And Social Media Traffic

SocMed Sean

If you have changed your permalink structure or your domain name, you might even have some old links out there that need fixing because they point to the old URLs.If you need a good tool to redirect user from an out-of-date URL to a new one, check out the Redirection plugin for WordPress. Share this on LinkedIn Share this on Tumblr Share this on Ahhhh Spring! There you go!

Make Your Website Living with These Five Elements

Spin Sucks

WordPress offers a number of inexpensive templates with responsive design built into the coding, and this feature proves invaluable for a company to adapt to the visitor’s device in a seamless manner. Marketing Websites Blog Blogging jquery mobile friendly responsive design WordPressBy Willy Gissen. The following five items should be used for every website. Responsive Design.

What Is A Blog? The Question That Won't Go Away

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We also see many more corporations building websites on WordPress platforms because the content management system is just that much easier. Is tumblr a Blog (some would argue that tumblr is a Blog mixed with more social layers)? tumblr. wordpress. By the way the conversation flowed at this year's BlogWorld & New Media Expo in Los Angeles, you would think that Blogging was brand new. In all of that, it seemed like everyone (including yours truly) grapples and struggles with the definition of a "Blog." " or "is TechCrunch a Blog?"

Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress


If you wanna try it out for the first time, you can go for one of the free services, but if you are a company or a brand, you should go for the selfhosted Wordpress option. Tumblr Tumblr is a form of micro-blogging and you can say that its simplicity is both an advantage and a disadvantage. In this blog post I will quickly go through some of the most popular blogging services.

10+ Ways To Use B2B Social Media In Your Business

PWB Marketing Blog

Blogs hosted on Tumblr or Blogger, for instance, do not increase your website rankings. Use a platform like WordPress to integrate your blog into your corporate site. B2B Internet Marketing B2B Social Media B2B Marketing Facebook Media Print SEO Twitter WordpressIt’s surprising how many B2B companies still overlook this key task. Skin your YouTube page. Tweet with them.

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Newsweek on Tumblr: Good Effort, Needs More Engagement

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Newsweek on Tumblr: Good Effort, Needs More Engagement by Adam Sherk on January 6, 2010 Awareness of Newsweek’s Tumblr site has been increasing of late. But it would be nice to see the Tumblr site have a more interactive feel. Sitemap | RSS | © 2009-present Using Thesis Wordpress Theme

2013 Reviews of the Year

The Way of the Web

How to import Posterous to self-hosted WordPress. Problems embedding Youtube videos in WordPress etc? Blog Search Engine Optimisation Social Media Marketing TheWayoftheWeb 2013 reviews bing data facebook google pinterest trends tumblr Plenty of inspiration and enjoyment to be had, particularly if you’re a fan on animated Gifs. Either way, the information is there.

22 Effective SEO Tips to Optimize Your B2B Website

PWB Marketing Blog

Move Your Blog Under Your Domain – If your blog is hosted outside your domain (such as on Blogger, Tumblr, or, you’re not getting Google credit for all the traffic you’re driving to your blog. B2B Internet Marketing SEO B2B Social Media Demand Generation Industrial Media Powerpoint Video WordpressDo you ever wonder why your B2B website isn’t getting more traffic?

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Using Wordpress Like a Pro


New Spice – Study like a Scholar, Scholar The Facts, The Stats And The Story About Youtube » Using Wordpress Like a Pro Posted by Tehneyat Waseem Jul 28th, 2010 Tweet I came across a brilliant article by Mashable about 11 Ways to Speed Up WordPress. Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Old Spice Spoof nails it!

Aggregate your online activity using Tumblr [Tutorial]

Subscribe to 8824 RSS Subscribers 321 Aggregate your online activity using Tumblr [Tutorial] October 19, 2008 | In Tutorials , WebApp | View Comments Friendfeed is a great site. Tumblr is the answer.  You can now go into tumblr setting, go to feeds, import a new feeds as “photos&# or “flickr&# and paste the link you copying into the feed field (see below).

As Tumblr Changes From Platform To Network

Posterous Open Mode Open Ideas, Modal Soul « Back to blog Viewed times Favorited 1 times Fans of this post Kirstin Marquardt Filed under Blogging Posterous Tumblr September 28, 2010 As Tumblr Changes From Platform To Network Edit Delete Autopost One neat thing about Tumblr is that more than any other blogging platform, it seems to be shifting in the way people use it and it’s becoming more like a network for producing content, sharing content, consuming content, and for forming connections with the other people. First, let’s look at how businesses are using Tumblr.

101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013

Webbiquity SMM

WordPress Hosting SEO ). The least popular major networks are Flickr, Tumblr and StumbleUpon. ( B2B Infographics ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). B2b vendors?

The Best Blogging Platform and Plugins

Spin Sucks

If you’re curious about my personal Tumblr blog I mention, you can find it here ( Del Williams calls it food porn). Google analytics for WordPress. WordPress database backup. It’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap!). Sure, Jeremy! This is a question we get a lot so I have a handy dandy list already created. need some questions. Free Plugins.

33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resoures of 2012 So Far

Webbiquity SMM

How to Train Employees to Manage Social Media [infographic] by WordPress Hosting SEO. ” Tumblr and Google+ Tips & Tactics. How to (Properly) Use Tumblr to Market Your Brand by Search Engine Journal. Social Network Market, Tumblr is one of the most consistently growing social networks out there…But this is not just about sheer number of visitors.

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WordPress Plugins that Make Your Blog Comments Social


This post will focus on these plugins—specifically I will be focusing on WordPress plugins (sorry Joomla, Drupal and Tumblr people! Some Some of these pugins will work with your platform but I’m focusing on WordPress today). This is a cloud-hosted comment system, wich means that your comments are hosted on the Disqus platform, and by adding a plugin to WordPress you can show those comments alongside your posts. Intensedebate is another hosted comment platform brought to you by the people behind WordPress Automattic. Facebook Comments for WordPress.

35 Stupendous Social Networking Facts and Stats

Webbiquity SMM

Though “social media” broadly encompasses a variety of platforms including blogs (WordPress, Medium, Tumblr), content sharing (YouTube, SlideShare, Instagram), and content curation (Scoop.It, Triberr,, the term is nearly synonymous to many for the big social networks. Image credit: The Wonder of Tech. Facebook is of course (by far) the largest social network.

Six Skills Every PR Pro Needs

Spin Sucks

Start yourself a personal Tumblr blog, get on WordPress , or even try out Blogger (though it’s not as good as the others). If you missed it a few weeks ago, the New York Times  wrote a piece about redefining public relations. You see, the last time PR was defined was in 1982. Yes, 30 years ago. And, in the last five years, our industry has completely been turned on its head.

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Major problems upgrading to Wordpress 2.9

The Way of the Web

Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Minor WordPress 2.9 theme and plug-in issues… Barack Obama pushes the button on his first tweet… → Major problems upgrading to WordPress 2.9 December 22nd, 2009 · View Comments Having read up on the features of WordPress 2.9 But it does make me wonder why WordPress don’t develop an easy solution.

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

One area that has never ceased to die down and has continued to be hotly debated is blogging platforms. A day doesn’t go by that I don’t read a conversation online debating WordPress, Tumblr and Posterous. A favorite hobby of many in this industry seems to be telling people that they’re doing “it&# wrong, whatever “it&# is in the given conversation.

Heartbleed Bug Creates Need for Businesses to Change Passwords

The Social Media Incubator

Tumblr. If you have not changed your password to your website or blog recently, this is the perfect time to do that even though WordPress and other website platforms have not been released as being compromised…yet. If you have yet to hear about the Heartbleed bug , it could easily be called one of the largest security threats to the Internet ever! Twitter. LinkedIn. Instagram.

How to import Posterous to self-hosted WordPress

The Way of the Web

WordPress is particularly suited to self-hosting, as it’s so widely used and most hosting services will offer a simple one-click install to get you up and running. So assuming you don’t want to move from Posterous to another third party service like, Tumblr etc, what do you need to do? Setting up self-hosted WordPress: To set up your site, you need 2 things. If that is already filling you with fear, give us a shout as we run hosting a number of websites, including installing WordPress, setting up themes and plugins, and organising regular backups.

Why Should Your Blog Be Within Your Domain?

PWB Marketing Blog

There are a number of blogging platforms available, including WordPress, Blogger, Tumblr, Posterous, Squarespace, and others. WordPress is a robust content management software that is simple enough for a beginner blogger but advanced enough to build full-fledged websites. Tumblr offers an elegant way to blog short posts, videos, photos, and web links. Business Blogging Blogging SEO WordpressIf you’re like most marketers, you probably have a blog. According to Hubspot, 65% of companies have a business blog. Again, you won’t get Google credit for SEO.

The Many Ways To Link Your Social Accounts

Small Business Mavericks

Send Tumblr to Twitter. Send your WordPress blog posts to Twitter. Send Tumblr to Facebook. Send your WordPress blog posts to Facebook. Send Twitter messages to your WordPress blog. Send Facebook messages to your WordPress blog. Send Google+ to your WordPress blog. Send Tumblr to your WordPress blog. Send Google+ to Tumblr. Send your WordPress blog posts to Tumblr. Send Twitter to Tumblr. Send Facebook to Tumblr. Connect YouTube to Tumblr. Connect YouTube to your WordPress blog.

The New Dilemma: Social Media Exposes Us to Too Much, Too Often

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Popular blogging platforms like WordPress, Blogger and Tumblr have make it possible for anyone to publish content on the Internet in a matter of minutes. This is a guest post by Jason Butlion. The way that we explore and discover content on the Internet has drastically changed in the last decade. The next evolution in content discovery came with the social revolution.

Use Email to Post to Your Blog


Owners of blogs don’t get the flexibility to post by email through a WordPress service. It’s very surprising to see that such a popular platform doesn’t offer a native way of creating blog post by sending an email—especially since owners can update their blogs using native WordPress functionality. How do you update your WordPress blog now?

SEO vs SMO and how to TURN OFF Google Social Media Optimization

Laurel Papworth

When you do a search now on Google, Google checks your history and your friends’ histories and gives your results based on what you’ve looked at before and what your friends have shared on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Tumblr, WordPress, and so on. How to turn off Google personalisation (SMO) and go back to SEO BUT: SEO is dead, SMO rules. years? 10 years? apple&pws=0.

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Blogging On the Go: Are Mobile Apps Up To It?


WordPress. The WordPress app is detailed, with a multitude of features including the accessible dashboard user interface, which gives you one-tap access to every blogging feature you need, from posting and creating new pages, to comments and checking statistics. Tumblr. Blogging Tools and Services Blog Networks mobile blogging wordpressBlogging software. Blogger. Blogsy.

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

You can also post to Tumblr. For example, to help schedule your posts, he recommends WordPress JetPack Publicize , CoSchedule and SMQueue. 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? Social Media Tools to Boost Your Effectiveness in a Noisy World by Seriously Social. viralWoot

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47 Social Media Ideas, Formulas And Shortcuts for Instant Improvement

Rebekah Radice

Your friends, fans and followers on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and Google Plus need to know about your Instagram profile. Update all WordPress plugin and any theme updates. My recommendation is WordPress SEO by Yoast – it’s a simple way to optimize every aspect of your WordPress site. As recent statistics show, social networking is now the top online activity in the U.S.

21 Content Marketing Tools to Use in 2014

Writtent Blog

In a nutshell, it’s a hub for creating socially-relevant content for multiple channels, from Tumblr to WordPress, and keeping everything organized and measured along the way. 3. The WordPress App. Image credit: WordPress. You can optimize your headlines, calls-to-action, and much more – and it even integrates with WordPress! Here are the very best: 1. Prezi.

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Nielsen Report: Blogs Still on the Rise | ClickZ

Combined, the three major blogging platforms -- Blogger, Wordpress and Tumbler, in that order -- account for 80.5 NM Incite did not separate blog readers from writers; its numbers include all unique visitors to Blogger, Wordpress and Tumblr. Coca-Colas New Tumblr Shares Happiness. ); //. Marketing News & Expert Advice. ClickZ Academy. Search Engine Watch. SES Events. Home Topics Stats & Tools Training & Education Jobs White Papers Subscribe. Newsletters. Mobile. iPhone. Whats Hot: SXSW. American Express. Nielsen. Twitter. Foursquare. Email.