How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data

Webbiquity SMM

Three of the top 12 traffic sources for this blog were syndication or content aggregation sites: B2B Marketing Zone , Social Media Informer and Social Media Today. And of course writing compelling content for your audience. Every blogger wants more traffic. How to get it?

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5 Colleges Using Social Media to Boost Student-Alumni Relations

SocialFish

Colleges recognize social media has become one of the most powerful ways to both convey and aggregate information. The university’s Social Media Directory is proof that university leaders are using the tools of their students and society to stay connected.

Trending Sources

PR Departments Take Note: How to Find Relevant Journalists on Twitter

SocialFish

Just came across Press Pass , a directory of journalists on Twitter categorized by media outlet , by beat and by region. It’s an aggregator, unlike Press Pass which is curated.

Online Content Distribution: Guide To The Best Content Syndication Services

www.masternewmedia.org

In fact, such content redistribution partners can be major publishing giants like USA Today , The New York Times , The Washington Post , and others. In this guide I have brought together and reviewed the most interesting online content distribution services presently available.

Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]

mashable.com

Blau has foretold the changes in media distribution and content creation. Computers can’t distinguish between data and ideas or between human intellect and aggregated text and links. Are Content Aggregators Vampires? Cuban is a content creator. Content.

Interview with Social Media Influencer: Tom H. C. Anderson

Social Media Citizens

If the blog is hosted as part of the same domain as the rest of the information and service offering of a large company, trade directory etc. However I realized that having them separate allowed me a lot more freedom in terms of content etc. Tom H.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In short, you’ll need to install the Static FBML app, add a custom tab, and learn the language, which is very similar to HTML, to create content that is appealing to your customers and prospects. Based on this information, fresh content with actively engaged brand adopters are is key.

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Real-Time News Curation - Types And Real-World Examples

www.masternewmedia.org

If you have been wondering what is the difference between aggregated news and curated news, or what good curated content looks like, look no further. As I have attempted to illustrate in Part II of this guide, in my own view, aggregation is automated and it is not the same as curation.

Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

mashable.com

During this short window, they not only need to understand the context and content of the conversation, but also create an effective response mechanism. aggregate sentiment, conversation heatmaps), Metrics to spot influencers in a community (e.g.

10 Premium SEO Tools That You Can Try for Free (or Cheap)

Kikolani

Fresh Web Explorer – Discover emerging trends in keywords, phrases, and URLs in the web’s freshest content. Content. Backlink Reports – Aggregates backlink data from several different backlink providers such as MajesticSEO, SEOmoz, blekko, ahrefs and SEOKicks in one place.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

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. The XHTML editor will be the tool for writing the contents, while the content manager will be the tool for distributing those contents among the services of the "cloud". Search the blog: Member of International Edublogger Directory. Interactive Instructional Content for Engineers.

Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?

wiki.beingpeterkim.com

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65 Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Blog

ProBlogger

Just because I manage to get 500 visitors a day from an article I submitted to article directories doesn’t mean you can get that much traffic doing the same thing. But the success of your article marketing campaign depends on many different things, like the number of articles you write, the number of article directories you submit to, the quality of your articles, how many articles a day you submit, and more. Both search engines and visitors like to see fresh, quality content.

5 Actionable Tips to Grow Your Blog’s Traffic

ProBlogger

Typically it is the visual imagery rather than the descriptions or written content that attracts visitors to Man of Many. Share your content with a new community. As soon as each post is uploaded via WordPress, this tool automatically shares the featured image (or whatever content you like) with your social networks. EXTRA HINT** Nextscripts can be used to share your content with Group Pinterest Boards as well but requires a Pro Account (see point #1 above).

Best Business Blogging Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Effectively generate content contributions from subject matter experts in your organization? Produce more stylish and readable content? Tim Gunn’s Top 5 Tips for More Stylish Content by Copyblogger. 8 Incredibly Simple Ways to Get More People to Read Your Content by Copyblogger.

Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’

www.web-strategist.com

There are at least a few points of entry to integrate your corporate website: 1) Extending your corporate websites to social networks, 2) Allowing for customers voices through reviews and ratings, 3) Aggregating the discussion back on your own website.

100 Media Monitoring Tools for PR

www.pamil-visions.net

These aspects include content management, feed/RSS automation, user engagement, marketing campaigns, real-time click-through stats, brand monitoring, etc. Spiral16 monitors, measures and analyzes digital content, seeking the most relevant online information for its clients.

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Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS OpenX Rackspace Hosting ConVerdge Communities About Us Submit a Tip! It aggregates tweets and imports pictures to help illuminate the topics being discussed.

Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Bill Hartzer

The tools used within Buzzlogic helps customers build and optimize their advertising campaigns across the biggest collection of website content on the internet. Technorati : One of the largest blog search engine directories that can also be searched for keywords that relates to your brand (or those of your competition).

How to Use Twitter to Generate Writing Ideas

Kikolani

Here are some ways to come up with content topics using Twitter. Twellow Directory Search Results. Check out Twitter directories such as Twellow and WeFollow. Have you ever been stuck on coming up with writing ideas for your blog, niche site, or a client?

Top 10 Reputation Tracking Tools Worth Paying For

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Apple Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip!

Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 5: The Curator Attributes And Skills

www.masternewmedia.org

What makes a great news curator stand out from those who do automatic aggregation or from bloggers who create simple news stories lists? I have also spent some time illustrating some real-world examples of both automated aggregation and human curated news content.

First Look: Starbucks Digital Network Is Here

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Apple Social media MARKETING Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Wellness: Health and fitness publisher Rodale is the primary content provider for this SDN channel.

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HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Small business Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! I have no battle with you, you write a lot of great content.

Tradeshows Need to Get in the Information Business

Aggregage

Certainly Browse My Stuff can be used as a means of aggregating and filtering content. It’s a natural front-end to a trade show directory and white paper distribution. One very nice thing about being in the information business and using something like Browse My Stuff coupled with white paper distribution and online directories is that they can be easily linked to lead generation A recent post - Could Tradeshows Be ‘Googley’?

Link-building Tips and Tools for Bloggers in a Post-Panda and Penguin World

ProBlogger

In February of 2011, Google released the Panda update that took rankings away from websites with low-quality content and sites with more advertising than content. Penguin, announced in April 2012, decreased search visibility of websites that participated in black-hat SEO, keyword stuffing, cloaking, link schemes , duplicate content, and other activities that violated Google Webmaster Guidelines. paid links (with the exception of those from directories).

What Do We Need to Teach About Knowledge Work? | Computer Writing and Research Lab

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Skip to main content, access key C. Now reading the content area. Aggregations are bottom-up characterizations of large sets of information, enabled by â??applications University of Texas Student, Faculty, and Staff directory. Now reading from the top of the page.

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Social Media Tools, Apps, Resources and Plugins

Harp Interactive

Twitter Directories. Use these to as directories to submit your Twitter Account and to find relevant people to follow. Known as the Twitter Yellow Pages, A search directory of people by area of expertise, profession or other attribute listed in personal profiles on Twitter.

Technotheory.com - Getting Started with Social Media - A Guide and Resource List

www.technotheory.com

Technorati offers both a topics directory and keyword search (tick the “Blogs about” option) for finding blogs in a particular topic area. Alternately, you might check out the social news and link aggregation sites like Digg , Mixx , StumbleUpon , delicious , and others.

Connecting 2 the World

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The paradox to this is that "content" is now a product (transitioning to the service economy) which means we want our knowledge workers to "know more". As I see it, the real problem is that our educational system is still set in traditional structures (due in part to businesses wanting more "content" which will be a product for them to sell in the future). Learning will move to being department, even course-driven, with content being user-created: From LMS to VLE to PLE.

Everything You Need to Import and Display RSS Feeds with WordPress

ProBlogger

WordPress makes it super-easy to publish your own content, and even easier to import and display content from other great sites around the Web. Feeding external RSS content to WordPress: adds relevant, useful content for your readers to enjoy.

Web 2.0 and Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) " Learning Matters!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

You start to get motivated to want to find a tool that helps make your space more conversational and co-creative/crowsourced in terms of production/interpretation of content/ideas (Hello Wiki). Centrally Created Content/Control moves towards User Generated Content/Sharing.

Confessions of a CKO: What I Should Have Done

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I have already written about where I think KM is headed: From content to connectivity , with social networking applications and expertise-finding and community-building processes taking over in priority from the populating and management of massive, just-in-case, context free repositories of documents, and From corporate content management to personal. Track and aim to halve the aggregate amount of non value added time. DIRECTORY OF ACTIVE SALON BLOGS (to Apr.9).

Connecting 2 the World: University vs. Workplace

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Learning will move to being department, even course-driven, with content being user-created: From LMS to VLE to PLE. TREND #2 Content Becomes Democratized l Learning content will be created by users. The content will not be controllable as it is today because there will be significantly more places where learning content will be published. Check out the Technology Directory. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World.

A Comparison of Social Advertising – Digg, Facebook, Reddit

www.creativedevelopment.com.au

Mar, 2010 by Marketing in Advertising , Marketing , Social Media Advertising is becoming the key way for social networks/aggregators to make money. There are a multitude of dangers in using social media and aggregators for marketing and advertising, but these are no worse than the dangers associated with advertising on a major news website. Digg is the largest social aggregator on the web, so it attracts a very large and diverse audience.

How to Save the World

Buzz Marketing for Technology

TABLE OF CONTENTS (updated to Jan. Blog Surveys & Directories. Ontario Environment Directory. category killers: aggregators that capture the best of many blogs/feeds, so they need not be read individually. fun stuff: quizzes, self-evaluations, other interactive content. reading lists/aggregations of material on specific, leading-edge subjects that writers can use as resource material.

Personal Knowledge Management - Pollard

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Was there too much content to wade through? Was the content badly indexed? The practitioners I talked to about PPI said they would love to participate in PPI coaching, provided it was focused on the content on their own desktops and hard drives, and not the stuff in the central repositories. Personal Content Management +. Encourage people in the organization who maintain the most valuable context-rich content (e.g. TABLE OF CONTENTS (updated to Oct.26/05).

How to Save the World - PKM An Update

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Was there too much content to wade through? Was the content badly indexed? The practitioners I talked to about PPI said they would love to participate in PPI coaching, provided it was focused on the content on their own desktops and hard drives, and not the stuff in the central repositories. Personal Content Management +. Encourage people in the organization who maintain the most valuable context-rich content (e.g. TABLE OF CONTENTS (updated to Oct.26/05).

Customer Anthropology: The Art of Observation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

TABLE OF CONTENTS (updated to Apr. Ontario Environment Directory. category killers: aggregators that capture the best of many blogs/feeds, so they need not be read individually. fun stuff: quizzes, self-evaluations, other interactive content. reading lists/aggregations of material on specific, leading-edge subjects that writers can use as resource material. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

Social Search at LinkedIn Beats Google - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

And not that useful either, because while they can see who the right contacts are they are no more reachable than they are in ZoomInfo or any other public directory. This eventually got me to some sites that maintained directories of these vendors, but it was still a lengthy process from there to get to a short-list. I did not need to perform lengthy searches on Google for a specialist directory or forum. aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb.