4 Steps to Drive Sales with a Social FAQ | Blogging and Content.

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The key is to create meaningful content that answers those questions, and propagate that content throughout the social Web, making a visit to your site unnecessary. I recommend starting with six, because it’s a meaningful amount of content and will address the tip of your question iceberg. Not in a “here’s our FAQ&# way, but in a vigorous, social media way. Now you’re combining content with marketing, social media with customer service.

Content aggregation drives viewers, but can it drive profits?

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Blog Paywalls: a salespersons FAQ Article In frenzy over mobile apps, dont forget the mobile web Blog Reducing the fear factor in behavioral targeting eMedia Vitals Life Beyond Print.™ Reactions: 1 Comments 1 Advertisement The news last week that the Huffington Post surpassed the Washington Post and LA Times in online visitors affirmed what many media professionals already knew: There’s real business in aggregation.

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The Creative Plateau and Content Curation

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Sign up | Log in Home Post on this site FAQ Help About Us & Contact Jobs The Creative Plateau and Content Curation Tags: content creation Social Networks October 11, 2010 by Scott Gould 0 So why is the amount of newly generated content beginning to bottom out?

Content aggregation solutions move beyond the RSS feed

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Blog Paywalls: a salespersons FAQ Article In frenzy over mobile apps, dont forget the mobile web Blog Reducing the fear factor in behavioral targeting eMedia Vitals Life Beyond Print.™ While aggregating third-party information has helped fill the content coffers, many publishers are looking to move beyond simple RSS feeds, which deliver headlines but little else in terms of the quality and relevance of the information being served. How is the content filtered (e.g.,

Curation: The end of content aggregation as we know it

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Blog Paywalls: a salespersons FAQ Article In frenzy over mobile apps, dont forget the mobile web Blog Reducing the fear factor in behavioral targeting eMedia Vitals Life Beyond Print.™ McAdams is one of the voices calling for the end of aggregation as we know it. Content curation presents an opportunity for media sites to win some of the audience they have ceded to content aggregators. presents publishers with every piece of content it aggregates.

The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)

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Yet don’t discount other systems, as when you look closely, Google, Yahoo, MSN, AOL are also social networks, and will continue to innovate as well as aggregate.

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List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)

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These procedures can be manual or computer-based and enable the manager to listen, aggregate, publish, and manage multiple social media channels from one tool. There is also comment aggregation as well as workflow between teams.

PB140: Challenge: Create a Review Post

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My challenge is to create and publish that content – to join our ProBlogger Challenge Group on Facebook and to share your post and to check out the other posts others are submitting. Today, I want to issue you with a challenge to create a piece of content that is in some way a review.

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MySpace is Reborn as Social Curation

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Today MySpace is reborn as a content centric discovery platform. These are recent artist successes that start with publishing content directly to fans via MySpace." We have the largest aggregation of young people interested in consuming content that Ive seen.

Best Business Blogging Guides and Tips of 2010

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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.

10 Ways to Use Your Blog to Manage a Crisis

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Your blog can provide critical media information as well as links to press releases, fact sheets, FAQs, photos, video, and everything else a reporter needs if they can’t reach a spokesperson. Build your mailing list of VIPs, media, employees, and customers with smart, useful content.

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Brand Monitoring, Social Analytics, Social Insights

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More customers, buyers, and consumers are creating content everywhere they go. Simple aggregation and reporting –without any real intelligence. These technologies scrape and aggregate what’s being discussed by a topic, channel, or group and derive alerts and workflows.

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

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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.

50 Ways to use Social Media, listed by Objective « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

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Couple your email newsletter content with additional website content on a blog for improved commenting. Try out a short series of audio podcasts or video podcasts as content marketing and see how they draw. Practice delivering quality content on your blogs, such that customers feel educated / equipped / informed. In fact, the more ways you can spread and distribute your content, the better. Consider a Lijit Wijit or other aggregator widget.

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

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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.

Toward a New Knowledge Society

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Evaluations are not an aggregation â?? content author, publisher, classifier) Distributed metadata â?? Slideshare.net (beta). My Slidespace. Upload. Community. Widgets. Latest. |. Most Viewed. |. Most Embedded. |. Featured. |. Most Favorited. |. Most Downloaded. |. Slidecasts. Uploading. Download not available The user has chosen not to allow download of this file. If you need it badly, send a request on his/her slidespace. All Comments (3). Comments on Slide 1. Favorites (66) -->.

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

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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 Student FAQ. Now reading from the top of the page. Skip to page top, access key T.

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Build Better Blog SEO with Rich Snippets

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But in an age where “content” outfits like Demand Media are given an unfair advantage over smaller and more worthy adversaries, it’s tough for the underdog to win. Essentially, Rich Snippets are the content summaries that accompany Google search results for your webpages when they pop up in the main listings. Rich Snippets are incredibly important when it comes to ranking your content well in the new era that’s been wrought by Google’s Penguin update.

12 Filtering Tips for Better Information in Half the Time

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Table of Contents. From Tim, as true with all brackets: Rather than browsing the web for what you need and getting distracted by the irrelevant but interesting, RSS essentially gives you your own personal newspaper with carefully selected content.

Is Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble | social crm.

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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 Is Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble? The online population that’s creating the content that’s influencing the rest of the world is on Twitter, period.

Personal Knowledge Management - Pollard

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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

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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).

PKM and the Organization - Pollard

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Many training departments saw it as the content side of training, and wondered why it didnt report to them. Now, a dozen years after the debut of KM, there has been little significant change in the efficiency, effectiveness or value of information processes or content in most organizations. Step by step, here is what we would need to do to realize this potential: Revamp and upgrade the role of Information Professionals from content managers to personal work effectiveness enablers.

Social Media 2008: The End of the Beginning or the Beginning of the End?

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Sign up | Log in Home FAQ Help About Us & Contact Social Media 2008: The End of the Beginning or the Beginning of the End? Sensing an opportunity, the homesteaders swooped in and started aggregating focused blog posts from many different bloggers and adding community features.

Social Media Lawsuits Protect Yourself From Them | Guest Posts.

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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 Protecting Yourself From Social Media Lawsuits July 21st, 2010 |Written By: Indra Gardiner | View Comments Tweet Guest post by Indra Gardiner , founding partner and COO at BG Creative.

RIP 3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website

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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.

An Open Letter to Facebook

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I’ve heard about dozens of businesses who created Facebook Pages, pouring their hearts and souls and development hours into crafting content and attracting new fans, only to find out that their account disappears without a trace.

Why Influence Mining is the Next Gold Rush | social crm | Social.

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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 Why Influence Mining is the Next Gold Rush August 10th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Inherently, we understand influence.

Mahalo Mr. Solis | Bare Feet Blog

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Read the FAQ to get a good sense of the issues involved and how they are approaching this situation. I have to weigh the credibility of each reviewer and make a weighted decision based on all the reviews in aggregate.

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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.

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

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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 The Social Impact of Friendships and Lies February 9th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Do you trust me?

Turn the Tables on Social Media with NutshellMail | Email.

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And More… Although I’m not using it presently, you can also configure your NutshellMail to include Linkedin and MySpace content, as well as updates from the Ning groups of which you are a member. All the content shown in each email is clickable. Subscribers then receive a digest of all the content posted to the fan page. However, I found the default content excessive and the reaction of fans not favorable.

UNcanny Insights From UnMarketing | Book Reviews | Social Media.

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1 (Danny Brown) Social Media in 2010 – Aggregation, Segmentation and Specialization (Danny Brown) Discussing Social Media with… Jacob Morgan (Danny Brown) Tagged as: book review , Chris Treadway , Greg Verdino , kyle lacy , Mari Smith , McDonalds , scott stratten , social media books , unmarketing , viral marketing Did you enjoy this blog post?