The Best Content Myth

Geoff Livingston

I wrote a post a couple months ago called watching the Content Marketing Trend Fade to Black that received a lot of attention, mostly positive. There is a difference between content itself as created by both everyday citizens and marketers, and the content marketing trend.

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Types Of HTML 5 Content | Small Business Mavericks

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» Types Of HTML 5 Content Since 1998, the widely accepted generation of HTML in use has been HTML 4. One of the more interesting developments is in the categories of content that HTML 5 editors are offering. About Us What’s a Maverick?

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Revamping Old Content

Small Business Mavericks

Unloads Delicious Kudos To HubPages » Revamping Old Content About once a year or so you should go through your old content and update it. This includes your static content, blog content, and maybe even your social media content. About Us What’s a Maverick?

The Three C’s of Social Content: Consumption, Curation, Creation

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These conduits represent the opportunities for brands and media to participate in and steer the sharing of useful and mutually beneficial content. Contrary to this growth, content-based networks, those that require users to create content, have seen no substantial growth since last year.

Timeline of PR News Content

Proactive Report

This was a new medium with new technology and it needed new content. They had to learn to create news content for yet another new technology. Pay attention to social advertising, promoted stories and recommended content.

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How Pinterest Will Transform the Web in 2012: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing

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How Pinterest Will Transform the Web in 2012: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing. The bar to write content was reasonably high. This decreased the friction to both producing as well as consuming content, leading to extremely broad participation by a global user base.

Working with Social Media Data: Content

Net-Savvy Executive

In thinking of what you can do with social media data, I find it helpful to think about three buckets of social media data : content, activity, and people data. Let's talk about content. If you look at social media from one angle, that's what it is: lots of content.

Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King

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Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King Steve Rosenbaum , Magnify.net | Jun. Ok, I hear all the content-makers sharpening their knives to take me on. First, why content is dead: Content used to be the high quality media that came out of the very pointed end of the funnel.

Embed Facebook Content Into Your Website | Small Business Mavericks

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Widgets and tools that allow for embedded content have been around for years. But I have yet to see a really good tool that allows you to embed Facebook content. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Content Farms: Did Google Go Far Enough?

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» Content Farms: Did Google Go Far Enough? Thursday, Google introduced a new algorithm to reduce the rankings of content farms in its search results. 3 result was from eHow, which is on Google’s list of “content farms.&# About Us What’s a Maverick?

The True Meaning Of Content

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» The True Meaning Of Content What is the true meaning of content? But today, content has a rather broad view. Content has moved beyond the web page. Of course, not all content is created equal. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Online Content Curation: The Key To Building Visibility, Authority And Value

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But lets hit on the brakes for a minute and clearly point out what content curation is and why a " new media guide " like Scoble felt the need to make things clear. Content curation is also a way to make smaller fishes stand on the shoulders of giants. Who Is The Content Curator? "

Bloggers Flash Back to 2006 and Flash Forward to 2009

Diva Marketing Blog

2006. Several 2006 wishes came true. Turning to thoughts for 2009 a few people felt that the blogs/social media has lost its focus of customer first content t o becoming ego vehicles while others are looking for advances in technology.

Small Business Marketing Optimization Tips for 2016

Webbiquity SMM

Also, what is the strategy behind the content that is being created and posted? Your small business can’t afford to waste time on ineffective social media content, so make sure whoever is responsible for your social accounts is educated and empowered to positively impact the company’s success.

PB166: Editorial Strategy – 11 Factors to Consider When Shaping the Content Strategy for Your Blog

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Factors to Consider When Shaping Content Strategy for Your Blog. The success of your blog hinges on many factors but among the most important of them is your content. Putting thought into what content you want to focus upon creating is so important.

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How are my Spiritual Birthday and this Blog related?

Taylor Marek

I went to a conference in March of 2006, and there met Ken Pierpont. That alone encourages me to continue cranking out new content for you guys. Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me How are my Spiritual Birthday and this Blog related? April 2, 2009 by Taylor Marek Well, very simple. It was at that conference I first heard about blogging and the power behind it.

87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012

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By 2006, there were more than 50 million blogs in existence. Content Marketing Findings. The most popular forms of content marketing for B2B companies are social media excluding blogs (79%) and article posting (78%). Just 11% use mobile content and only 9% create eBooks.

The Future Of Content Curation

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"  Seems like everyone's in the content game now. With an explosion in the amount of content vying for our attention, quality content curation of all kinds has a high value. Even the ad revenue secured against the content is split 50/50.

How Much Content Should I Have Ready to Go When I Launch a Blog?

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One of the question I was asked was for advice on how much content to have written before launching a new blog. Following this strategy would leave you with around a month of content and content ideas ready to go! How Much Content Should I Have Ready to Go When I Launch a Blog?

PB145: Is Your Obsession With Creating New Content Hurting Your Blog?

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Is Your Blog Being Hurt by Your Obsession to Create New Content? Creating content, building your readership, monetization. A simple daily practice that I do: Every day we publish new content on dPS – two posts a day. We work on making the content as good as it can be.

Your Content Strategy Sucks. Here’s How to Fix It.

Writtent Blog

Why the heck should you care about including keyword research in your content strategy in the age after Google’s Penguin, Panda, and Hummingbird updates ? You may be of the school of thought that the old days of SEO are long gone, and your content strategy can work without it.

7 Myths You Believe About Freelance Copywriters

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While 92% of marketers believe custom content is “very effective” for their business, only 62% outsource their content creation. What’s with the 30% who like content but don’t use freelance copywriters ? Content Creation Content Marketing Copywriting

What Content Works Where? Smarter Traffic (and Revenue) Building Through Social Media

ProBlogger

You don’t need to get any software or be using a certain tool to share your content. What stands out to me here, above all else, is the potential for older content (like that last post in the Facebook list, which was from 2006!) What Content Works Where?

Social self-importance: Why content curation will never be king

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No one gives a damn what content you’ve shared if you haven’t brought considerable value to the table first. Successful content curators have proven themselves, in whatever space they inhabit, prior to their success in curation. Have I become disillusioned with content curation?