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. ].

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.

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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.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In January of 2011, I said that I’d make our Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 subscriber only. This year, I am pleased to bring back our Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 thanks to an excellent sponsor, HubSpot. New Edition of the Ranking Factors for 2011 is Now Live !:

Study: The Global Social Media Check Up 2011

Mindjumpers

The study is the Global Social Media Check Up 2011, which is an annual study investigating big companies’ presence on social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, blogs etc.

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

Webbiquity SMM

You know the statistics : Facebook is the most popular method for sharing online content. How can I increase the probability that my fans will see my content updates? 20 Tips to Get Your Content Seen on Facebook by HubSpot. by Oz2 Blog.

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Understanding Viral Content Marketing [Infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet On our blog, we have several times written about how to create a viral success. Through a guest blog post called “ Tips for Viral Marketing Success: Channels, Stories and People ”, our posts “ Viral Campaigns: Do’s & Dont’s ” and How to Create Viral Success: Top 10 Viral Campaigns.

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. The effort to find these posts, read them thoroughly, identify whether they meet certain criteria, and categorize them takes an incredibly huge toll on me, but at the end of the day, I’ve been proud to provide regular content to my readers.

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Five models of content curation

SocialFish

I’d love you to tak a look at this post by Rohit Bhargava: Five Models of Content Curation. Content curation, or the organizing, filtering and “making sense of&# information, is a role every association should be focusing on very consciously by now.

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. Digital Curation – The plethora of content will give rise to digital curators who can separate art from junk. Associations have TONS of content and member content.

How Much Content Is Enough For Your Blog? [Study]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Many businesses run a blog as a part of their social media strategy. But amidst the hustle bustle of the day, how do we ensure that our blog is up and running with the right amount of content inflow? Greater depth of content produces better results for search an d linking.

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How to get your content shared on Google+

Janet Fouts

Go give them some love by sharing their relevant content too. It’s still about the content. Make it easy for the fans you’ve already got on your web site or blog to share your posts directly to Google+.

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The Five Business Books That Shaped 2011

Twist Image

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).

Content & Conversations: The MBJ Rule

Firebelly

It’s easy to make content (for 2-5% of most audiences). Don’t create content or take part in conversations if you can’t… 1. It’s even easier to take part in conversations – comment, like, RT, MT, and share. This applies to both brands and individuals.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Dave offers “25 ideas for ways you can get value out of Twitter, with a mix of business and personal focus,” such as meeting new people, staying on top of the news, influencing the influencers, and re-purposing content. 7 Key Ways to Optimize Twitter for Search by HubSpot 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. ›

Types Of HTML 5 Content | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

» 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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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?

Deconstructing Your Social Business Plan For 2011

darmano.typepad.com

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

Do you syndicate your blog?

Janet Fouts

Recently the topic of syndicating content came up in conversation. It’s like guest blogging, but more focused. Duplicate content is becoming a bigger deal with search engines. Start by being careful where you share your content.

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.

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.

How Do You Define Blogging Success?

Jason Yormark

My blog often stresses me out. I’m always looking to grow my readership through creating helpful, informative and entertaining content, marketing such content, and engaging with like minded readers. Social Media Friendly Blogging. Blogging

How To Market Your Business With A Blog

Small Business Mavericks

Everywhere you turn, you can hear someone talking about a blog. Whether they are writing a blog or they are reading a blog, one thing is for sure. Blogs are wildly popular. Blogs are like websites, but you have social interaction with your viewers. Many blog sites are free and easy to use, too. Each time you post a blog, it looks as if it is an individual web page.

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.

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.

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The Content Marketing Explosion [infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Content marketing is on the rise and many people say that “content is king” It seems that more and more people are becoming aware of the importance of great content since ‘content marketing’ has expanded at an exponential rate in 2011 alone on Google.

Get Your Content Under Control

Idaconcpts

If Content is King… If you’re in the position to happily rely on people to type your name or your business’s name into a search engine then you’re actually doing pretty well for yourself all things considered. Content competition is fierce.

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 Video & UGC , the “traditional” video sites like CollegeHumor.com, are having less and less user generated video content – today more than 70% is editorial content. ?Vyou.com

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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. As much as I’d like to post the presentation here, we’re not allowed as it’s content that is only accessible by those who paid to attend the show.

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. Facebook) with content and experience design.

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).

Thank You For the 2011 Memories

Ari Herzog

To everyone who visited, subscribed, read, shared, commented, and otherwise enjoyed the content of AriWriter over the past 12 months, I thank you. A special note of thanks goes out to the 1,515 people (including repeats, if you wrote your name differently) who added comments on this blog between January 1, 2010 and December 28, 2010. If you are inspired to add a comment with your thoughts, please visit Thank You For the 2011 Memories in your browser. Blog News thanks

Make Your Online Content Sharable! Best Plugins & Widgets (Free)

yMarketingMatters

For an SMB, creating good, valuable content takes a lot of sweat, right? So making this content SHARABLE is a must! I am surprised to find how many of my clients (and many companies) OVERLOOK this or just simply don’t think about this small basic concept when creating content! I know. Its social media marketing.

Using Content, Conversation, Value And Trust To Build Community

Firebelly

Content is the clinical term for various forms of media that hopefully encapsulates a story or values (and alas too often not). With the social platforms we use, sharing content (our own or others) is easy. And perhaps if the content is relevant – people will have a conversation.

34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Kelli Shaver shows how to display your Google+ profile information on a WordPress site/blog, add the +1 button, and even use a Google+-inspired WordPress theme, with details about and illustrations of three examples. The Ultimate Google+ Cheat Sheet by HubSpot Blog. ** 5 STARS.

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