B2B Blogging Trends for 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Blogging is often viewed as the core component of a B2B social media marketing strategy, and other than discussion forums, it’s the most mature component of social media. So what’s next for B2B blogging?

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How to Build the Perfect Facebook Fan Page, 2011 Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The new layout, rolled out to all Pages on March 10, 2011, gives over a full two-thirds of Page real estate to the Page owner: The Perfect Fan Page Leverages ALL the Available Opportunities. How to Build the Perfect Facebook Fan Page, 2011 Edition is a post written by Tamar Weinberg. ].

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Startups To Watch in 2011

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Startups rapportive Startups To Watch in 2011 storific supermarmite this or thatThe most successful startups are able to stay a step ahead of their competition by analyzing the current trends to predict the next hot application that will captivate the public.

The Nifty 50 Top Women of Twitter for 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Cheryl and I thought it would be a great idea to collaborate on this special social media project—and so the process began for creating the 2011 #Nifty50 List of Top Twitter Women. This list will be posted on Cheryl Burgess’ Blue Focus Marketing Blog.

The Corporate Social Media Summit 2011

Mindjumpers

In June 2011, they will be holding The Corporate Social Media Summit in both New York and San Francisco. The State of Corporate Social Media 2011. The Corporate Social Media Summit 2011.

My Top Posts of 2011 on SEO, PR and Social Media for Publishers

Adam Sherk

Nevertheless, here are my top 10 posts of 2011 by pageviews: Which NBA Teams Have Seen the Most Growth on Twitter and Facebook? Looking at my 2011 posts, it is interesting that a sports topic got the top slot since that’s not a major focus for me.

Top 11 Social Media Marketing Blog Posts of 2011

Firebelly

Here are the top 11 social media marketing posts on the Firebelly blog in 2011 based on number of views. Facebook For Business Tip #1: Pages not Profiles. Social Search: Tempur-Pedic “Ask Me” Commercial. Facebook For Business Tip #8: Wildfire Contests. Gettin’ Unique With QR Codes.

Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

” Or that49% of B2B journalists write blogs, and 84% are on Twiter? Get the details behind these stats and many, many more here in more than 40 of the best articles and blog posts about social media, search, budgeting and digital marketing research, facts and statistics of 2011 so far.

Curation a Key Theme in B2B Blogging Trends in 2011

Aggregage

The new white paper – B2B Blogging Trends in 2011 has been released. Several of the contributors pointed out that a big challenge in 2011 is rising above the noise. At the same time one of the primary challenges for blogging is the effort involved in creating quality content in an on-going basis. That’s why Yann Ropars tells us that: 2011 is often cited as the year of ‘curation’. Take a look at the white paper for more on B2B Blogging and Curation.

Best Facebook Marketing Tips, Techniques and Tools of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

Find the answers to these questions and many more here in more than 30 of the best articles and blog posts on Facebook marketing of 2011. 7 Awesome B2B Facebook Fan Pages by HubSpot Blog. ** 5 STARS. How to Build the Perfect Facebook Fan Page, 2011 Edition by techipedia.

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24 (of the) Best Business Blogging Guides, Tips and Tools of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Despite any recent recent rants you may have seen about how blogging is dead or blogs are passé , the fact of the matter is that business blogging is now more important than ever. How can a company launch (or relaunch) a new blog properly? Write great blog post headlines?

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3 new social media resolutions for 2012 and a couple from 2011 that still need attention.

Akamai Marketing

That said, I am glad I wrote my resolutions for 2011 as it gave me focus. Here’s my 2011 scorecard: ? Write more: I said I would write 2X/week in my blog. I’ll also be dropping by more blogs and writing more comments where I have something to share.

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How to Get the Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Every year, I spend hundreds, perhaps thousands of hours reading articles on Internet Marketing for my annual Best Internet Marketing Posts blog post. In 2011, this list is becoming more exclusive and only those who sign up will get this great content. How to Get the Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 is a post written by Tamar Weinberg. ].

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Blog World LA 2011 Recap – Session Notes and Experiences from #BWELA

Kikolani

Because I decided the night before, until 2:30am in the morning, was a great time to update my blog with new pages for my favorite subjects ( blogging , business , SEO , and social media ) and my new services. Do more than just a blog post for a product review.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Note: This post, a joint effort between Cheryl Burgess and me, originally appeared on the Blue Focus Marketing Blog last month. So, as promised in Tom Pick’s blog, “ 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Women ”, in honor of mothers, our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men now honors fathers.

Eleven Digital Trends to Watch In 2011

SocialFish

Eleven Digital Trends to Watch in 2011. Lots of orgs are, for example, talking to WordPress or other blog platforms about developing their blogs and talking to mobile app developers about their apps.

The Great Twitter Purge of 2011 Or Why I Have Decided To Unfollow Everyone & Start Over

Jason Yormark

I think I always knew that I’d have to do some sort of Twitter house cleaning, but based on my last blog post, and some folks like Michael Hyatt and the mighty Chris Brogan who have pioneered by braving the backlash, I think I’m ready for a purge myself.

The Great Twitter Purge of 2011 Or Why I Have Decided To Unfollow Everyone & Start Over

Jason Yormark

I think I always knew that I’d have to do some sort of Twitter house cleaning, but based on my last blog post, and some folks like Michael Hyatt and the mighty Chris Brogan who have pioneered by braving the backlash, I think I’m ready for a purge myself.

ONE SOCIAL MEDIA PREDICTION FOR 2011…YES, 2011

Myrland Marketing

About a year ago, Twitterville author Shel Israel wrote a blog post titled “My Predictions for 2011″ on his blog Global Neighbourhoods. One of his predictions that resonated with me at the time was Number 9. Shel wrote: “The Chinese government will accelerate its suppression of free speech on the Internet. Simultaneously, more Chinese people will bypass the government [.].

The Five Business Books That Shaped 2011

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Blog posts are great. I'm also a bit of a business book geek, so in the spirit of the Holidays Season, year-end lists and "top 10 of 2011" linkbait posts, the world seems primed for. The 5 Business Books That Shaped 2011: Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson ( Simon & Schuster - October 2011). " Poke The Box by Seth Godin ( The Domino Project - March 2011). Great By Choice by Jim Collins and Morten Hansen ( HarperBusiness - October 2011).

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter Tuesday: Twitter’s New Changes – What You Could Expect by Hubze Blog. The Tweet Effect: How Twitter Affects Rankings by The Daily SEO Blog. 7 Key Ways to Optimize Twitter for Search by HubSpot Blog. How to Get More Followers on Twitter by Graywolf’s SEO Blog.

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Recipe for Successful Blogging

Mindjumpers

Tweet Blogging can be complicated and it is quite different from traditional writing styles. Blogging is a quick and an interactive way of expressing your ideas – more like online diaries, but written with an aim of making people read it. How to Start a Blog. ›

Deconstructing Your Social Business Plan For 2011

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This is my personal blog where I share thoughts + opinions that are solely my own. Karl on Its Time To Move The Needle Dexterridlon on Six Social Media Trends For 2011 Videos Photos www.

Is Your Business Worth An Extra Hour Per Week? 5 Reasons Why Your Business Should Blog

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As a business owner, do I really have time to blog? As many of us cannot clearly identify what the rewards are that can be reaped by blogging, it is not placed high on the list of priorities. So, you ask, how important could blogging really be for my business?

How to Use Social Media Strategy to Reach Mommy Blogs

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Since I had no marketing budget, I decided to spend all of my efforts partnering with other mom blogs and asking them to post about us. Here is how you can reach out to Mom Blogs: Make a Target List. I highly recommend going on and liking the list of mom blogs on your target list.

How To Promote Your Business In 2011 | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

3 Ways A Blog Helps You SEO-Wise » How To Promote Your Business In 2011 When it comes to promoting a small business, you have to prepare for changes. Here are some of the most effective strategies for promoting a business in 2011. Update your blog daily.

Do you syndicate your blog?

Janet Fouts

You see, lots of bloggers have their blog posts syndicated on other sites that aggregate content, and sometimes we write posts specific to a site just to get our names in front of more readers who frequent that particular web site. It’s like guest blogging, but more focused.

12 things I thought I knew About Social Media in 2011

Direct Marketing Observations

As 2011 winds down, it’s time for me to reflect on the state of my social media world in 2011. Things that I thought I knew about social media in 2011: 1) That I knew what I was talking about. It’s a blog post in and of itself. 5) Corporations were ready to be transparent in 2011. 8) That FB would get to 1billion users in 2011. social media social media transparency social media in 2011

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, 2011 Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Blogging / Writing. Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Black Friday & Cyber Monday Blogging Sales.

Klout Adds WordPress But Not For Self Hosted Blogs?

Jason Yormark

Quite frankly I think those that write successful blogs carry more influence then just about anyone in the social media sphere, so a welcome addition. Apparently the new addition only covers WordPress.com hosted blogs and not self hosted blogs. Mobilize Your WordPress Blog!

How Do You Define Blogging Success?

Jason Yormark

My blog often stresses me out. It’s gotten me thinking about how I personally define blogging success as it pertains to me. My blog isn’t really a source of income for me directly, but it has opened up quite a few doors for me in my career, so indirectly it does.

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

How to Grow Your LinkedIn Group Numbers by Flyte Blog. How to Make the Most from LinkedIn Company Pages by Gloria Rand’s Blog. While B2C marketers focus on Facebook, LinkedIn is consistently cited as the top social network for B2B marketing.

Link Love Monthly: Best of January 2011

SocialFish

Twitter for Mac – Twitter blog. If you didn’t blog it, it didn’t happen – Anil Dash. All A-Twitter – A-learning Blog. Deconstructing Your Social Business Plan For 2011 – David Armano.

My 3 Words for 2011

Justin Levy

Over the past week I have been working on my goals for 2011. These goals include a mix of personal and professional challenges , including financial, fitness, blogging, and project goals. to pay off a debt during 2011, I must make a specific payment each month) and then what the next action is to achieve that goal (e.g. Here are my 3 words for 2011: Consistency, Growth, and Create. Growth – Growing will be a major part of 2011.

How 1 Blog Post Increased My Klout Score

Jason Yormark

So I went on a blog hiatus for a few weeks, and it certainly made a significant impact on my Klout score. I was hovering around 70 for awhile, and after about 4 weeks of not blogging, I dropped down to 67. How To Blog More Effectively Part 1: Keywords. Blogging Social Media

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Share Your Blog Here

Ari Herzog

Can you describe your blog in a few sentences? All you have to do is scroll to the comment section below, fill in your real name and email address, and type in the URL to your blog. Then, write to your heart’s content to describe your blog. Whatever you write about — internet marketing, mobile devices, gardening, frog leg delicacies, or something more eccentric — this is your chance to share your blog with me and with other readers. Media blogging

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Mix of Social Media Trends 2011

johnbell.typepad.com

Digital Influence Mapping Project Home About John Speaking & Events Papers Contact Archives Links Useful Tools December 28, 2010 My Mix of Social Media Trends 2011 It's trendy to write a "trends" post at the end of the year. I see many indicators that that will change in 2011.

8 Observations from Internet Week New York 2011

Mindjumpers

Last week, I visited the Internet Week 2011 in New York. More about this in a later blog post). ?Video More about this in a later blog post, but you should go check it out now! ?Buddy Last week, I visited the Internet Week 2011 in New York. Tweet.

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Search Engine Strategies 2011 Wrap Up

Jason Yormark

Much of what I covered was pulled from many of the blog posts I’ve written over the years here. Concepts such as using Linked In Groups to drive blog traffic , tools such as Hootsuite , SocialMention.com & Sprout Social all were covered in my presentation. Related posts: Attending & Speaking At Search Engine Strategies 2011. Well my first official speaking gig wrapped last week at Search Engine Strategies , and I had a blast.

Best Quora Guides and Insights of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

According to Compete.com, traffic to the site did fall off sharply in February and March of 2011 after an initial surge, but has rebounded to new highs since then (though half a million unique visitors per month isn’t particularly impressive for a social media site).