What Is an API & Why Does It Matter for Social Media?

Sprout Social

Your Internet experience runs on APIs. But what is an API and why does it matter to you? In this article, we’ll give a high-level overview of APIs and how they relate to your daily life. What is an API? API stands for application programming interface.

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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. Blog Marketing Social Media Marketing api facebook keyword insights api professional skills public feed api

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70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

One question we hear quite a bit is how to start a blog. There are quite a few things to consider when going down the path of starting a blog. software, blogging site, etc.). The following are resources for starting your own blog using a WordPress installation.

Twitter: @Anywhere announcement

Laurel Papworth

Anyway here’s my thoughts, right after the Twitter blog/press release : Monday, March 15, 2010. Our open technology platform is well known and Twitter APIs are already widely implemented but this is a different approach because we’ve created something incredibly simple.

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

It aggregates all of the recent posts from Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, Instagram, and others that contain that specific hashtag. Showcase reviews: MarketingLand, Social Media Today, StoreYa Blog. ” — Blogging Wizard. Blogging Wizard. StoreYa Blog.

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Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Koka Sexton

ExecTweet has tapped the Twitter API to give you a peak into what corporate America is doing. Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search A Social Media Scoreboard That Works March 25th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Clearly, there’s no shortage of data and possible social media success metrics.

24 Things I Do When Launching a New Blog

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » 24 Things I Do When Launching a New Blog 24 Things I Do When Launching a New Blog Written by Glen, this post has 108 Comments Launching a new blog is very daunting for some whilst very exciting for others. my new blog.

Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This year, I present you my favorite timeless posts of 2007, complete with descriptions about each blog post (which more than quadrupled the workload for me this time around, especially because I tripled the amount of links, but I had fun!) ( Disclaimer : I’m certain that even with this list in excess of 250 links, I forgot a bunch of posts, so if you have any additional recommendations, please feel free to comment and I’ll add them!) What elements make blogs successful?

The Many Ways To Link Your Social Accounts

Small Business Mavericks

Send your WordPress blog posts to Twitter. Send your WordPress blog posts to Facebook. Send Twitter messages to your WordPress blog. Send Facebook messages to your WordPress blog. Send Google+ to your WordPress blog. Send Tumblr to your WordPress blog. Send your WordPress blog posts to Tumblr. Connect any service to Google+ with the right API. Connect YouTube to your WordPress blog. Use a social aggregation service.

Social Media Revenue: Huffington Post TechCrunch Valuations

Laurel Papworth

Yes, Virginia, social media and blogs CAN make money. We value what we value – here’s the some of the revenue information and the valuation of two uber-blogs: Huffington Post Revenue and Valuation. Business: An online newspaper/news aggregator and group blog.

Facebook Website Custom Audience Enhancements: Hands On

Jon Loomer

We’ll get to the details on those in a minute… Options Within the API. But there are a few other great features that are available within the API — meaning that third party tools can allow you to do some other creative things.

Moving From Back Pats to Business, Social CRM Is For Real

Convince & Convert

But in almost every case, the evidence that social media “works” is based on aggregate, anonymous data. Roll Your Own Social CRM with Argyle Social API.

5 Alternatives to LinkedIn Elevate for Superior Employee Advocacy

Socialmedia.biz

Smarp can also automatically pull content from your social media pages and RSS feeds, so that every new post on your blog will automatically aggregate to your Smarp feed of suggested shares. Post by Adi Englander. Are you in the hunt for an employee advocacy platform?

5 Alternatives to LinkedIn Elevate for Superior Employee Advocacy

Socialmedia.biz

Smarp can also automatically pull content from your social media pages and RSS feeds, so that every new post on your blog will automatically aggregate to your Smarp feed of suggested shares. Post by Adi Englander. Are you in the hunt for an employee advocacy platform?

The Sprout Data Pipeline: NSQ and Beyond

Sprout Social

The Sprout reporting stack is made up of mostly big aggregate metrics that are generated from Hadoop-related tools, namely HBase, Map/Reduce and Pig. ” The NSQ HTTP API allows us observe, alert and collect statistics on all producers and consumers in the topology. NSQ ships with key operational tooling out of the box, such as the nsqadmin web control panel, a built-in HTTP API for monitoring each nsqd instance, and other useful utilities such as nsq_tail and nsq_to_file.

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Ple - LTCWiki

Buzz Marketing for Technology

blogs, wikis, podcasts, social bookmarking and others â?? Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) refer to the aggregation of single-functionality tools which enable learners greater control over their own learning experience. Numerous other factors play a role: content creation tools, content storage, tools for communication, protocols/APIs, and identity management. PLEs can include fairly basic tools (such as blogs) to more complex structures. Blogs LTCs Blog Resource.

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How to Fight For More Social Media Resources In Your Company

Convince & Convert

Even adorned with the latest and greatest social media management software and automation and workflow and APIs and the entire chorus line of digital marketing shiny objects, actual human beings in your company need to be at those controls. A report that shows number of blog comments.

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

Buffer Social

Blogging Tips. One cool feature of Panda is that it comes pre-built with integrated feeds for a number of popular sites, both blogs and media collections. How to use it: With Pixabay, you can find images, graphics, videos and more for your social media or blog posts.

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How to Use Twitter to Generate Writing Ideas

Kikolani

Have you ever been stuck on coming up with writing ideas for your blog, niche site, or a client? Advanced search results can be saved as an RSS feed in your feed aggregator, or you can bookmark the search results page. How to Promote Your Business, Blog or Website on Twitter.

Romi Mahajan leaves Microsoft to Join Metavana as CMO

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Romi has been profiled on my blog several times so its only fitting that reached out to find out why. Q: Thanks for taking the time to chat with me Romi, I’ve been a fan of your blogging on ResearchAccess for quite some time and it’s great to finally have a chance to reconnect.

#DigitalPR Twitter Chat with Katie Paine

Proactive Report

Don Bartholomew’s blog, MetricsMan , was a must-read for anyone trying to understand and implement best practices in PR measurement – not just because of how articulate and gifted a writer Don was, but because of how hard it made you think.

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#DigitalPR Twitter Chat with Katie Paine

Proactive Report

Don Bartholomew’s blog, MetricsMan , was a must-read for anyone trying to understand and implement best practices in PR measurement – not just because of how articulate and gifted a writer Don was, but because of how hard it made you think.

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Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth

I was originally going to contribute to the blog, as a favour to the PR person putting it together – then actually kicked my brain into gear: A blogger writing for FREE to promote the placing of OUR stories behind a NEWS Paywall that the reader would still be subjected to ADVERTISING?

The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor

Razor Social

Then, you can filter those mentions based on the channel e.g. Facebook, Twitter, blogs etc. You cannot monitor Facebook, Twitter and other social networks but you can monitor forums, blogs etc. Data is aggregated and presented in a suitable form.

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

To get a feel for what students are studying in Social Media U, you only need to do a web search because many of the students arent just learning how to, theyre blogging about it too. Lesson #4: Learn to Blog. What better way to learn to blog than to begin with blogs in the classroom ?

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6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Blastfeeds keyword filters can also be used to remix and republish blog feeds filtered for specific content -- for example, a fan site for a specific band could create a news feed from multiple general music sites that publishes only stories about that specific band. This idea would be handy for lifestreams, which comprises of blog feed, bookmark feed, photo feed, twitter feed, etc. items in their blog feed, so their lifestream doubles up with the same content. blogging.

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Toward a New Knowledge Society

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Embed in your blog. Embed in your blog. Like blogs and blogging â?? Stallman Slide 28: Harder Answers From the inside, you see the tubes Look for connections, interactions (or more concretely, XML and APIs) Its not a truck. Evaluations are not an aggregation â?? Developers & API. Slideshare.net (beta). My Slidespace. Upload. Community. Widgets. Latest. |. Most Viewed. |. Most Embedded. |. Featured. |. Most Favorited. |. Most Downloaded. |.

No, You Can't Automate Social Media!

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

A few months ago, a big named blogger called out another “expert&# for writing an eBook that included a blog post from this blogger without attribution and completely verbatim. Comparing a specific blog post to a specific person is, quite frankly, totally not in the same ballpark at all.

Social Pros 26 – Richard Owen, Satmetrix

Convince & Convert

Just the other week, there was a really nice commencement speech made at Northwestern, and it was forwarded by Brian Solis, in one of his blogs. There’s a question as to whether it should be aggregated down to individuals. Do you read our blog, LinkedIn, Pinterest, at all?”

Buzz asks more questions than it solves

Danny WhatMough

There’s been a mad rush in the last 24 hours to blog and tweet about the latest social media craze – Google Buzz. Aggregation, location/mobile, social search – these are the three elements of social media that will be big this year. Tweet.

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

It is a very nice blog too. blogging. aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100. AltSearchEngines. About. Subscribe. Contact. Advertise. RWW Daily by Email. RWW Weekly Wrap-up. Web Apps. Trends. Google. Microsoft. Facebook. Archives. Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce. Written by Josh Catone / May 12, 2008 5:00 AM. / 22 Comments.

eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts: Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I have discussed similar topics in two posts in my blog as well although a bit chaotic. When I prepared this experiment and paper I used the information found via search engines and basically gathered information from blog posts and comments and I mention this in the section Used methodology. Also, your work on using start pages for learning is quite interesting, though I prefer to stick to old-school by using my mail reader (Thunderbird) for syndication/aggregation.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

gabriel catalano | in-perfección May 17, 2010 at 8:41 am SmilingTree Writes » Blog Archive » Weighing In on the Facebook Debate May 18, 2010 at 11:56 pm Are We Rats in the Maze of Privacy? I have debated doing a blog or video on this, but Im glad you contributed!

Social Pros 21 – Joe Stupp, Chipotle

Convince & Convert

While Argyle for example doesn’t have end to end capability within your own company, the way you integrate with APIs, you do have a broad ability to do a lot of things that these guys do under one roof. Jay : It’s interesting, I should write a blog post about this someday.

Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Hey, this is a confessional blog post, and I totally hear you. In fact, it made for a few months of vehement blog posts about Digg on this blog that were hugely controversial but also incredibly well-received by the impacted community members. I also have doubts that blocking the submitter data would even work, because of the API. Take MySpace for example, they rank their blog postings daily like a billboard chart. Your blog has always been ace.

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Social Search at LinkedIn Beats Google - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Long time readers of this blog know that I have already chronicled my success at using LinkedIn for both business development and recruiting. This is the reason why they have been so conservative making an API available as this is where the value of their business resides. blogging. aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100. AltSearchEngines. About. Subscribe. Contact. Advertise. RWW Daily by Email. RWW Weekly Wrap-up. Web Apps.

Social Pros 8 – Ian Greenleigh of Bazaarvoice

Convince & Convert

Jay: They have an amazing slide share presentation, which we’ll embed in the podcast blog post, which I actually tweeted was one of the best content marketing presentations I’d ever seen. Metrics like aggregate daily comments and likes per page and per post, and things like that.

Social Pros 8 – Ian Greenleigh of Bazaarvoice

Convince & Convert

Jay: They have an amazing slide share presentation, which we’ll embed in the podcast blog post, which I actually tweeted was one of the best content marketing presentations I’d ever seen. Metrics like aggregate daily comments and likes per page and per post, and things like that.

3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website | Social Media Marketing.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search R.I.P. 3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website August 3rd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet The game used to be relatively simple.