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. Both templates can be easily customized by users familiar with Web coding.

Social Sharing Buttons in Single Post Templates


It will also give your blog social proof when the numbers start climbing, and when you make social sharing easy in combination with great content, they will start moving up. You can insert them into your templates in order to show everywhere, including the home page and archive pages, or you can insert them into just your single post template so they only show when you are viewing a single post.

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Social Media Content Calendar is Key for Consistent Posting


Facebook Marketing Social Media Marketing Tips Twitter content calendar template Facebook content Facebook insights social media social media content social media content calendar social media content plan social media content strategy Social Media Management Social Media Monitoring social media strategy Twitter contentThis is a guest post by Samia Zaky, who is in the social media daily trenches as a corporate Social Media Marketing Manager.

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

Simultaneously, the amount of content produced sky-rocketed , with more compelling material than ever before. However, the past decade hasn’t fostered thoughtful interaction between that content and its consumers. A more social and real-time community will self-perpetuate content.

8 Simple Tweaks to Boost Website Conversions

Convince & Convert

Since I discovered the sheer power of releasing premium content on opt-in landing pages in 2011, we’ve released over 40 marketing templates, e-books, and cheat sheets. I’ve set it to show up at the top of every page where we offer our 33 free marketing templates.

Blogger to WordPress – Why Make The Change?


You have access to thousands of free templates with WordPress, many with customizable features that you can change to your liking. Yet, if you’re adventurous enough to custom code a template, it’s as easy as it can possibly be.

Measuring Social Media ROI & Goal Conversions with Google Analytics 5

Benefits Features Templates Partners Pricing Support Blog Contact Us - 1.888.515.9161 The Unbounce Blog Remember this: every page can be better. Reply Kristi Hines says: August 2, 2011 at 8:06 am Thanks Samuel! Reply Kristi Hines says: August 2, 2011 at 8:11 am Thanks Yomar!

HOW TO: Properly Use Badges to Engage Customers

Zichermann is also an author, highly rated public speaker and entrepreneur whose book, “ Gamification by Design ” (O’Reilly, 2011) is the first to look at the technical and architectural considerations for designing engagement using game concepts.

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How to build a WordPress website for your nonprofit


You’ve outlined a blog strategy, defined specific goals, decided on topics, and have determined who will publish content. Most commercial themes allow you to select a variety of font types, background colors and page templates.

Your Guide to the Google +1 Button


A nice little reminder that you are out there recommending great content. If you are looking for more traffic from Twitter, then the best way to get it is to make it easy for Twitter users to share your content with their followers.

17 Examples of Blog Archives

Ari Herzog

php } remove_action('thesis_hook_archives_template', 'thesis_archives_template'); add_action('thesis_hook_archives_template', 'my_archive'); Styles are enhanced with custom CSS code: custom.archive h3 {margin-top: 0;}.custom.archive

Thesis vs Genesis – Comparing Premium WordPress Themes


The following are examples of the base Thesis vs Genesis Framework designs with some content, sidebar widgets, and other fillers. folder to your /wp-content/themes folder. Read more about adding social sharing buttons in single post template pages here.).

Acquisition, Retention, And Building Loyalty In Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

You could join their Community on their Sites, join their Blogs, Join and add to their Facebook content, be on their Twitter and LinkedIn. Software Templates: Have templates created for Emails and other software like Microsoft Word documents and so on containing the Online Links. There are three important criteria while working on Social Media: Acquisition Retention Building Loyalty Acquisition: This is the process of getting new people on-board.

How to Build a Six-Figure Blog Without Anyone Knowing

Viper Chill

I don’t relate to this method, since I prefer to give value in the form of content before I would ever try to sell to somebody. Step Five : You start to put some of the strategies into place, while continually writing content for your site.

Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

During this short window, they not only need to understand the context and content of the conversation, but also create an effective response mechanism. Januar 2011 bis Do, 13. Januar 2011 Links synapsenschnappsen [.] March 13th - 14th, 2011.

100 Examples of Corporate Social Media Policies

Koka Sexton

Template: Blogging and Social Media Policy. Template: Internet and Email Policy. Template: Social Media and Social Networking Policies and Procedures. Template: Social Media Policy for Associations (Real Estate). Social Media Content Guidelines.

Get Hundreds of Links to Your Next Blog Post, Guaranteed

Viper Chill

Since I have your attention, let me tell you one more thing: You have to keep people hooked on your content if you want to get links. How do you get people hooked on your content? They have headlines which make you want to read the post, and content which you’ll get value from.

How to Increase Your Retweets, Twitter Followers & Klout


One of the ways to inhibit social sharing is by making it take extra effort on the part of the reader – the faster the process, the more likely your content will be shared. If you own a blog, I want you to do the following three things for me right now, prior to reading this post.

What Was Your Enchanted Moment?

Direct Marketing Observations

It looked pretty bad but there was something to be said about doing it without the aid of templates and the myriad of tools and programs available today. The content of the email? In 2011, it would appear that my three experiences have come full circle.

5 Killer Video Editing Apps To Improve Your Content Marketing


On the marketing side of things, it’s worth noting that: If you have video content on your site, you are more likely to retain visitors for longer than if you only have text. Video editing apps for content marketing. Never Run Out of Blog Post Ideas: 25 Content Marketing Resources.

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Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

Be a Source of Relevant Content One way to help community members reach their objectives is to become a great source of content about a topic that they’re interested in. March 13th - 14th, 2011.

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6 Annoying Ways You’re Using WordPress


There are some people that can usually name a WordPress template just be looking at it, so it’s normal for myself and other web developers to spot purchased designs. You should weigh several content management options before deciding on WordPress.

What is Tumblr


Another is the ability to see just who is reblogging or linking your content. However, Tumblr also offers free and professional templates and the opportunity to customize your Tumblr presence to reflect your personal design.

25 Important Search Engine Optimization Mistakes to Fix Right Now

Bill Hartzer

Flash can be embedded into html pages, so you may be okay–just make sure that you have other content on your web pages (lots of text) so that the search engines can read what your web page is about: search engines generally do not index and read Flash. Duplicate Content.

Successful Blogger Outreach – What to Do and What to Avoid


It becomes glaringly obvious, once you’ve received a few of these, that someone is using some cut and paste template or software that is sending one blanket email to thousands of people on a list while just replacing the name and website information.

12 of the Best WordPress Guides, Hacks and Plugins of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

WordPress is no longer just the leading blog platform , but is now the most popular open-source CMS (content management system) as well. The English is broken but the list of free template sources, like Wp Mojo , eBlog Templates and ThemeLab is excellent.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Blog World Preview


11 Tips You Can Use Today to Develop Outstanding Content for Your Blog – How do you create incredible content that attracts hundreds of comments and shares? Use the tools and template herein to delegate the important tasks to your team.

Squeeze Page Optimisation: How to Get 700+ Free Leads and a 64% Conversion Rate

Viper Chill

Email subscribers are more likely to engage in your content, talk about you to others, and purchase your products. I found it on a free templates website and then customised it myself. Blog posts here at ViperChill generally receive a large number of comments.

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

How Pinterest Will Transform the Web in 2012: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing. This was kicked off in 2011 as Pinterests growth was noticed by Silicon Valley and a number of companies quickly followed suit - Snip.It The bar to write content was reasonably high.

Interview with Social Media Influencer: Dr. Dave Chaffey

Social Media Citizens

Dave Chaffey is CEO and co-founder of Smart Insights , an online publisher who provide guides, templates and training to help businesses succeed online.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Manhattan Timelapse


20 great business card templates from GraphicRiver – before your next business card printing , check out these great templates! 6 free search tools I’m loving right now – these will help you with link research, usability testing, getting free content, and more.

7 Ways I Make Money Online


I took a quick peak in Analytics and noticed that the average time on site between January 1 – March 26, 2010 when I had Adsense was the same as January 1 – March 26, 2011, but the bounce rate is a good bit lower now than it was then. If you’re looking to earn income as a freelance writer, it’s important that you label yourself as such on your blog and social profiles as well as showcase your best content.

How to Conduct Valuable Interviews for Your Blog


This will give you excellent content you can post when you suffer from inspiration deprivation or take a slight break from blogging by scheduling posts for the future. This type of content practically write itself. Save time by having an interview template that is unique to your blog.

2010 Review: SocialFish clients and work


We talked weekly through the launch phases, and stayed on to help post content, lead webinars, and host community chats on Twitter. We set new group rules, new requirements for joining the group, and new welcome and denial templates.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Kittywood Studios


10 ways to bring new life to old blog posts – don’t forget about your old blog content. 3 steps for turning your blog posts into a Kindle eBook – not the technical bits, but overall how to create an eBook from your blog content.

44 Blogging Questions and Answers


It does require a different type of coding skill (if you are used to just modifying templates with PHP, you will also have to learn the hooks system). We blog about content marketing and social media (very broad topics and very widely covered).

Why I’m Not a Fan of Tweet2Download


Tweet2Download is a plugin for WordPress that allows you to giveaway content in exchange for a “simple&# tweet. The one or two times I’ve tried it have been ok in the sense that the content I received for the tweet was worthwhile and something I would recommend to others. Hence, I’d love to see it if people offered more alternatives to get their free content for those how are not comfortable sharing it to their followers before actually getting their hands on it.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Ugg Boots & Upcoming Vacation Time


What’s the perfect width for your online content ? How to increase the likelihood that people will want to stay on your site to read your content.

Does Cookie-Cutter SEO Work?

Small Business Mavericks

It started with the Google Panda update that first hit the Net back in February 2011. It was targeting what have come to be called “content farms.” ” A content farm is just a fancy name for websites that make up a cookie-cutter template for its content, then jam thousands of pages into its system using that cookie-cutter template. Your SEO has to be as unique as your content. In fact, content is your SEO.

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Social Organizations Get There by Changing


One of the comments we’ve been getting from people about our Humanize book is about the large amount of content in it. And on top of all that content, in the very last chapter, we make an important point: you’re not going to become a more human organization, unless you change.