Twitter and Facebook Both Quietly Kill RSS, Completely

Stay N' Alive

At that time, they removed the prominent RSS icons and made it only possible to access an RSS feed for an individual by logging completely out of Twitter, and visiting that individual's profile page. Here's the scoop: the RSS itself is still there (as Jesse's roundabout method for finding it shows). The hyperlink to the RSS on the profile page; and. The link to the RSS in the profile page metadata (ie. Where can I subscribe, via RSS, to Facebook or Twitter?

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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. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 About Us What’s a Maverick?

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Creating a Custom RSS Feed for Guest Posts

Kikolani

Figuring out how to do this with particular systems might pose a specific challenge, especially if those networks only allow you to import one RSS feed. There may also be times where you want to only share writing by you, and if you have a lot of guest bloggers on your site as well as guest posts on other sites, having a full RSS feed for your blog won’t do. Creating a Custom RSS Feed. Ok, not from scratch, but using the base elements from another RSS feed.

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Facebook RSS feeds and iGoogle

Laurel Papworth

Want to monitor a Brand Page like CocaCola or Facebook’s Marketing Page on iGoogle or another RSS reader? FACEBOOK PAGE WALL TO IGOOGLE RSS READER. I went to Facebook.com/Marketing and wanted to pull the RSS feed into my social media monitoring dashboard. But RSS is not enabled on the Page and even when I did a “View Source&# I couldn’t find the feed for either RSS or ATOM.

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Feature Friday: How iGoogle is My RSS Feed HQ

Ari Herzog

You can add RSS feeds, YouTube subscriptions, personalize it with custom themes, and even view your Gmail inbox, all in one place. As you can see, I use iGoogle for all of my RSS feeds. How to add RSS feeds to iGoogle. RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication. Almost all blogs have some form of RSS feed that syndicates their content out on the web. The following is a guest blog article by Chris Apple.

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Feature Friday: How iGoogle is My RSS Feed HQ

Ari Herzog

You can add RSS feeds, YouTube subscriptions, personalize it with custom themes, and even view your Gmail inbox, all in one place. As you can see, I use iGoogle for all of my RSS feeds. How to add RSS feeds to iGoogle. RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication. Almost all blogs have some form of RSS feed that syndicates their content out on the web. The following is a guest blog article by Chris Apple.

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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. ]. Get my Internet Marketing newsletter , buy my book, The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web , and subscribe to the Techipedia RSS feed.

RSS is Not Dead. The Concept of "Subscribing" Is.

Stay N' Alive

There are a lot of blogs out there claiming, "RSS is dead." "RSS RSS isn't dead." David Terry said, "I still use RSS, but not nearly as much as in the past. today my attention is split across more outlets and RSS is only one of them and probably the least effective of any of them at finding stuff that interests me (because not every post on any given blog is worth reading). Is RSS dead? Don't just say "RSS is dead". Show me your numbers.

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Your 2011 Digital Marketing Reboot

Twist Image

It's the beginning of January, so before things start to pick up and all of your New Year's Resolutions for 2011 become things you'll think about (once again) this coming December, why not commit to a Digital Marketing Reboot? Is your content representative of where your business is at in 2011? Does it have a RSS feed? While all of this should be defined in your strategy, it's still important to know that in 2011, the consumer has an expectation.

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

Kikolani

Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Be sure to catch the weekly roundups by subscribing to Kikolani’s full feed via RSS or email. Or subscribe directly to Fetching Friday only via RSS or email. 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. The Resources Mashup.

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How to Get the Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

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. ]. Buy my book, The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web , a primer to social media marketing, and subscribe to the Techipedia RSS feed.

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Apologies to 140char.com RSS subscribers…

The Way of the Web

Apologies to everyone seeing this who previously subscribed to 140char.com’s RSS feed. Unfortunately when combining that content back into this site due to the decision to stop having a dedicated microblogging site which was increasingly rarely updated, I forgot the small matter of redirecting the RSS feed to the most appropriate place. Uncategorized 140char.com oops rss

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Shaping My World In 2011: Tackling The Triangle

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Shaping My World In 2011: Tackling The Triangle January 1st, 2011 Tweet Taking a cue from Robin Ferrier’s Women Grow Business (disclosure: client) post on “ un-resolutions for the New Year ,&# I’ve been thinking about what my un-resolutions would be. In 2011, I will try to make wellness a part of my everyday life.

4 Ways to Follow AriWriter in 2011

Ari Herzog

Receive articles by RSS. Learn about RSS here. Care to share which option you use today and how you like it? -- Thank you for reading 4 Ways to Follow AriWriter in 2011 at AriWriter. Blog News RSSTags: RSS. There are four ways that you can keep updated with the latest articles published here at AriWriter. Each option will appeal differently to you, and you’re welcome to pick any (or all) of them.

2011 Round-Up Of My Social Media Cartoons And Comics

SocMed Sean

2011 was a great year for my blog and I appreciate everyone who stopped by to check it out. The biggest category of content that attracted visitors to SocMedSean.com in 2011 was definitely my social media comic strips. In case you missed them, here are links to all my 2011 social media comics in one post.

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How I Bumped My RSS Conversion Rate from 16% To 25%

ProBlogger

Want to find out how to boost RSS subscriber conversion? I’d been meaning to test my RSS subscription page for a while, and finally got around to it. The RSS subscription page was way too busy! What that means is that I don’t know the difference these changes made on conversions for people clicking on the RSS button. Want to help other bloggers and email marketers increase RSS conversions? Share your own experiences with RSS conversions below!

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6 Readers Share Why They Read Blogs by Email

Ari Herzog

Reaching out to six random email subscribers spread across the planet (courtesy of Google’s Feedburner application which displays email addresses of anyone who subscribes this way) and asked for their insights, they were more than willing to share… Mark Harai, a business development consultant in Costa Rica: RSS readers just don’t work for me. I don’t follow RSS feeds as it would be just one more thing I would have to stay on top of. Productivity email RSS

How To Get Your Blog Project Approved

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali How To Get Your Blog Project Approved January 13th, 2011 Tweet Guest post by Shanan Sorochynski Okay, you’ve had nearly half a month to sink into 2011. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email.

Weekly Roundup: The New Year Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Weekly Roundup: The New Year Edition January 2nd, 2011 Tweet The champagne has been popped and you might be recuperating from the New Year’s Eve festivities. Time to start focusing on what might make (or break) our industry in 2011. Social Media Measurement 2011: Five things to forget and five things to learn , by Don Bartholomew.

How to Syndicate Your Blog to Digg

Ari Herzog

Presuming you have an RSS feed for your blog, you merely have to log into your Digg account and follow the prompts to verify to Digg you are the owner of your blog. In my case, I needed to include a gobbledygook series of letters and numbers in a blog article — eebfd1c39e0044b082ac752b5a2cce45 — which Digg discovered when this was syndicated through RSS. Social Media Digg RSS

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5 Top Resources to Back Up your Social Media Presence!

Harp Interactive

At the core of all the social networks is an RSS feed. Your Twitter account should have an RSS feed at the bottom of the page, or on the sidebar to the right. Similarly, there are RSS feeds for your blog, your Flickr page, even your Last FM account These RSS feeds are the key to the most basic backups you can do.”. Backing up your social media information is helpful for personal use and a no brainer for any business with an active social presence!

How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data

Webbiquity SMM

But it makes sense: the more often your blog is “seen&# on other sites, the more people will bookmark it, subscribe to your RSS feed, and type in the URL directly. Don’t overlook smaller blog directories and RSS syndication sites that can collectively drive notable traffic (as well as providing valuable links for SEO purposes). Every blogger wants more traffic. How to get it?

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Goodbye Feedburner, Hello Feedblitz

Ari Herzog

After nearly four years of powering this blog’s email and RSS delivery options, I’ve parted ways with Google and its free Feedburner service and embraced the paid service of Feedblitz. Moreover, Feedblitz offers more than delivery by mere email and RSS, but also by Twitter update, Facebook wall post, and instant messaging alerts. Social sharing can also be customized and embedded inside the emails and RSS feeds. Blog News RSS

How to Spice up Your Social Media Strategy in 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

How to Spice up Your Social Media Strategy in 2011 is a post written by Tamar Weinberg. ]. Buy my book, The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web , a primer to social media marketing, and subscribe to the Techipedia RSS feed. This is a guest post by Jennifer Mattern. Is your company’s social media strategy really working? Could it stand for some improvement?

15 Reasons Your PR Pitches Suck

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali 15 Reasons Your PR Pitches Suck January 27th, 2011 Tweet In the genes? If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Weekly Roundup: Bees In My Bonnet | Waxing UnLyrical says: January 30, 2011 at 4:50 pm [.] Don’t Do “The Seinfeld&# | Alex G says: February 20, 2011 at 12:16 pm [.]

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Twitter Etiquette: Outside Voices, Inside Voices and Whispers

Almost Savvy

Constant republishing of others’ content (RSS feeds, quotes, etc.). If you grew up with a mother anything like mine, many of your childhood memories include being shushed and reminded to use your inside voice. We had three voices, but the one we heard the most about was our inside voice. Heaven forbid we might say something too loudly and the neighbors would hear! Little did I know these voices would come in handy when thinking about Twitter.

Build a Blog in 1 Day (or Less) – Step-by-Step Guide

Cody Ward

Add your social media icons and some special images around signing up for RSS or email alerts. Work-Life / Productivity blog blogging godaddy photoshop rss templatemonster wordpressI have been admiring professional authors, speakers, consultants, and bloggers for some time now. They all seem to be able to position their company, products, and personal brands successfully. I kept asking myself if there was something that they had in common or was their something special about them.

Four Free Digital Marketing Tools for Non-Profits

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Four Free Digital Marketing Tools for Non-Profits January 24th, 2011 Tweet Guest post by Erica Holt These are frugal days, and everyone loves getting and writing about free stuff. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. says: January 25, 2011 at 3:48 am [.]

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Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

The delightful Kristi Hines digs deep into Twitter, explaining how to do things like deleting a “Recent Image,” create customized RSS feeds from Twitter, use Twitter’s Advanced Search, search Twitter results using Google, get the most out of your Twitter bio and more. The 11 Twitter Tools and Apps I Use Every Day in 2011 by Business2Community.

Like Stuff On Facebook? Say Cheese, You're An Ad!

Waxing UnLyrical

January 26th, 2011 Tweet What’s the buzz, tell me what’s happening Yesterday’s social media storm-in-the-making (or so it seems to me) was about the fact that Facebook can now turn your “likes&# into ads. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Waxing UnLyrical -- Topsy.com says: January 26, 2011 at 7:34 am [.] Quora) says: January 28, 2011 at 6:14 pm [.]

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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. Many loyal readers have checked in on the newsletter throughout 2011 to get both evergreen content , the content that typically embraces these monthly updates, in addition to something completely new, monthly digital trends – the stuff you use for presentations and proposals, for arguing that social media and online marketing does have a firm place in today’s landscape.

5 Ways To Spice Up Your WordPress Blog

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali 5 Ways To Spice Up Your WordPress Blog January 14th, 2011 Tweet Part of the Blogging for Grasshoppers series One of the things that I’ve been doing over the last couple of years, ever since I started this blog, was to play with plugins and ways in which it could look more visually appealing.

Is E-mail Marketing More Effective Than Social Media Marketing?

Small Business Mavericks

You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 link] Log in to Reply Tatiana Designs says: February 6, 2011 at 6:50 pm Is E-mail Marketing More Effective Than Social Media Marketing … [link] Log in to Reply Jacqueline Teo says: February 6, 2011 at 7:29 pm I think social media marketing works better for Gen Y’ers. Log in to Reply Caroline Melberg says: February 7, 2011 at 10:37 am Me too, Jacqueline! About Us What’s a Maverick?

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5 Sure Fire Social Media Tactics To Jump Start Your Job Search

Jason Yormark

Create a job folder in your Google Reader, and add RSS subscriptions from Craigslist on searches relative to your job hunt. Also consider resources like Indeed.com which also let you grab an RSS feed based on your custom searches. A few years ago when I got laid off from Microsoft, I got a quick lesson in how important it was to invest time in your personal brand regardless of your job situation. I had not done that, and was then left with no online identity to fall back on.

Small Business Marketing Through iPhone Apps | Small Business.

Small Business Mavericks

You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 Tags: apps , customer service , iPhone , iphone apps , small business This entry was posted on Thursday, March 10th, 2011 at 11:48 am and is filed under Mobile Marketing for Small Business. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Recharging and Disconnecting

Justin Levy

I might not spend all day on email, Twitter, Facebook and RSS as I do during a regular workday but I’ll still check in a few times throughout the day. How important is recharging to you? No, I’m not talking about the importance of keeping your gadgets charged. We already know that we should always be charging all of our digital leashes.

Using Impressions as a Success Metric

Justin Levy

We report success based on impressions, whether they’re media impressions, Twitter followers, RSS subscribers or Facebook likes. Before getting into my thoughts on whether or not media impressions are a useless success metric, this post was inspired by Rob Clark’s post over on Dave Fleet’s blog on whether or not “share of voice&# is a useless PR metric.

How Do You Define Blogging Success?

Jason Yormark

Whether it’s impressions, page views, rss subscribers, or affiliate conversions, everyone is different. My blog often stresses me out. As much as I enjoy writing and actually having a decent audience that actually reads what I write, it’s definitely become part of my regular routine. What was once just an occasional hobby has grown into more of a responsibility now that I have established a bit of an audience.

Measuring Social Media ROI | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 Tags: customer service , Reputation Management , roi , SEO , Social Media This entry was posted on Saturday, April 16th, 2011 at 8:33 am and is filed under Social Media. About Us What’s a Maverick?

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Google Goes Local With Local Search | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 J Log in to Reply Caroline Melberg says: May 6, 2011 at 5:25 pm Thanks 4 the RT! Tags: google , Google Places , local search , local search marketing This entry was posted on Thursday, May 5th, 2011 at 9:38 am and is filed under Local Internet Marketing. About Us What’s a Maverick?