Facebook Reader a welcome feature

Sherrilynne Starkie

I liked that it had the ability to search through feeds to find specific content. Today, we are hearing reports that Facebook is going to launch a reader application, and my first thought was, I hope this won’t change Facebook’s current update feeds. Earlier this month, rumours about Facebook’s possible Google Reader replacement erupted when mentions of RSS feeds appeared in Facebook’s code. Goodbye, Google Reader: 5 Alternatives to Get Your RSS Feed Fix.

On The Death Of Google Reader

Waxing UnLyrical

But is this just a sign of RSS feeds becoming a part of Internet Past? Before Google announced they were shutting down Reader , I hadn’t looked at my feed in months, maybe a year, or more. ” This is mainly because Twitter has become my RSS feed over the last couple of years. I think this could be the beginning of the end for the RSS feed. An RSS feed is really just another stop I have to make in my daily intake of information.

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4 Ways to Make Sure You Always Have Something to Say Online

yMarketingMatters

Tools like Google Alerts and Yahoo Alerts monitor the web for you and alert you, by email or through RSS news feeds (see below), every time a new piece of information relating to your keywords is posted to the web. Content Aggregators: As you monitor the web, you will find favorite sources that publish relevant content all the time. There are a number of good aggregators on the web. Bonus Tip: Before deciding on an aggregator, check out its mobile app.

4 Ways to Make Sure You Always Have Something to Say Online

yMarketingMatters

Tools like Google Alerts and Yahoo Alerts monitor the web for you and alert you, by email or through RSS news feeds (see below), every time a new piece of information relating to your keywords is posted to the web. Content Aggregators: As you monitor the web, you will find favorite sources that publish relevant content all the time. There are a number of good aggregators on the web. Bonus Tip: Before deciding on an aggregator, check out its mobile app.

Fetching Friday – 20 Marketing Links & Sad Cat Diary

Kikolani

The Ultimate Resource for 2013 Inbound Marketing Stats and Charts – Looking for a compelling inbound marketing stat? Google Penguin 2013: How to Evolve Link Building into Real SEO – SEO used to be about tuning a website for optimal consumption by spiders. 24 Places to Find Social Media Jobs – Updated for 2013 – Today I’d like to share an updated list of places to find social media jobs.

Use Humor and Ridiculousness to Reach Your Audience

Convince & Convert

And from Expion , a free report on the top 50 retail brands’ social media use in 2013. The RSS feed is: [link]. Jess Ostroff , Nick Westergaard , Jay Baer , and Tim Washer doing the show live at Social Brand Forum 2013. and Digiday’s Q4 2013 State of Video Industry Report last week told us that 86% of brands will increase their video advertisement spending next year. Tim Washer, Cisco @timwasher.

How to Find Your Social Voice and Help Others Do the Same

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link]. “I’m not sure anybody’s truly themselves in social media in the aggregate.” “The one piece that rings hollow is that I’m not sure anybody’s truly themselves in social media in the aggregate ,” says Jay. Michele Wingate, American Family Insurance @michelewingate.

What Are You Going To Do About Google Reader?

Small Business Mavericks

If it really concerns you, send a letter our to your list or write a blog post that educates your readers on RSS news aggregators and suggest a few alternatives to Google Reader. One I recommend is Feedly. In case you haven’t heard, Google killed Google Reader. It is no more. Effective today.

Facebook testing new tools for business and personal use

The Way of the Web

On Monday, they announced that selected news individuals can now integrate real-time information by using either a Public Feed or Keyword Insights API. That means the likes of Buzzfeed, CNN, NBC, BSkyB and Slate can now hook into a feed of public posts for a specific word, or the total number of posts that mention a specific term in a given time frame, which can also displays anonymous, aggregated results based on gender, age and location.

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7 Things You Need to Know From My Content Amplification Test

Convince & Convert

The same way that Social.com ( now part of the ExactTarget Marketing Cloud ) aggregates and simplifies social media advertising, Cision makes content amplification quick and painless by aggregating it all into one system. You can choose to amplify specific content pieces, or attempt to boost everything you publish by connecting your RSS feed (which is the option I selected for the test). Once the RSS feed was uploaded to Cision, I started seeing clicks immediately.

Attend the ProBlogger Training Event Virtually

ProBlogger

Are you looking for a little inspiration and guidance in your blogging as you head into the rest of 2013? In March this year when I announced the 2013 ProBlogger Event I did so quite nervously because we’d book a venue with 450 seats (up from 300 the previous year) in a new location. A stunning, visual live social media feed, aggregating all Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+ posts and more from live attendees and virtual participants in one place.

Just 24 Hours Left to Get Your ProBlogger Training Event Virtual Pass

ProBlogger

A stunning, visual live social media feed, aggregating all Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+ posts and more from live attendees and virtual participants in one place. As this post goes live 450 bloggers from around Australia are boarding planes to head to the 4th annual ProBlogger Training Event on the Gold Coast, Queensland. They’re tweeting with excitement on the #PBEVENT hashtag – check it out.

3 Big Questions for Social in 2014: Celebrating 100 Episodes of Social Pros

Convince & Convert

And from Expion , a free report on the top 50 retail brands’ social media use in 2013. The RSS feed is: [link]. Take a page out of Eric’s book and, “Partner with the people who already have the audience aggregated.” Learn those “soft” skills: aggregate people skills, learn how to manage people who don’t report to you, help other people understand the vision.

How Companies Like Bored Panda, REI, and Vox Are Growing Their Organic Reach on Social Media

Buffer Social

In 2013, a Facebook Page could easily reach about 12 percent of its fans with each post. For example, in the first half of 2018 alone, Facebook reported five major changes to the News Feed (and there are probably many more small tweaks that were not reported). The Facebook algorithm consists of four key components that organize the content people see on their News Feed: inventory, signals, predictions, and relevancy score.

Interview With a Small Business Owner Crushed by Google

Bill Hartzer

Ticketstub.com has seen an almost 70% traffic and revenue hit, starting at the beginning of 2013 and hitting that low by May 2013. Obviously to me, in part Google was/is prejudging my/any affiliate ticket website with a similar inventory feed as being duplicated spammy, garbage of no value to searchers. In that they integrate the same various broker feeds and sell inventory they don’t own but get a % of the sales just like us.

Social Media Engagement is the New Social Media Marketing: How To Do It Well

Buffer Social

In 2018, Facebook also announced that they would change their post ranking algorithm to prioritize personal posts over brand page posts in the News Feed. “Interacting with people is associated with a greater sense of well-being… On the other hand, just scrolling through your Facebook feed, passively reading or watching without interacting with others, tends to make people feel worse.” At Buffer, we think a lot about the future of social media.

Why Customer Service is the Future of Social Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It’s now, to me, nothing more than an RSS reader (and a good one in case you don’t like Feedly for whatever reason). Has anyone realized how tired people are of marketing messages in their FB feeds? I watch as my feed there gets cluttered with marketing content and very rarely true conversations. However, I haven’t paid attention to my home feed on Twitter in something like five years. In 2006, social media was building steam in the United States.

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