Are You Making These Costly Holiday Mobile Mistakes?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Even just having an aggregated “rating” or “star” system placed near the product is a green-light indicator of a great product. Posted in Customer Experience eCommerce Mobile. The thick of the 2012 holiday season is here.

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What’s the law around aggregating news online

ABOUT ARCHIVES CONTACT SUBSCRIBE TWITTER What’s the law around aggregating news online? So much of the web is built around aggregation — gathering together interesting and useful things from around the Internet and presenting them in new ways to an audience.

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Aggregators: the good ones vs. the looters

The Carriers’ Rebellion » Aggregators: the good ones vs. the looters September 19, 2010 - 6:58 pm | Edited by Frédéric Filloux News aggregators have grown into all shapes and forms. It is the smartest and less scrupulous aggregators who are making money on your back. (OK,

What’s the law around aggregating news online? A Harvard Law report on the risks and the best practices

ABOUT ARCHIVES CONTACT SUBSCRIBE TWITTER What’s the law around aggregating news online? So much of the web is built around aggregation — gathering together interesting and useful things from around the Internet and presenting them in new ways to an audience.

Aggregation and curation: two concepts that explain a lot about digital change

Aggregation is one of the core concepts of content presentation and commercialization. Aggregation, of course, simply means pulling together things which are not necessarily connected. Curation is a term that has always referred to the careful selection and pruning of aggregates, such as for a museum or an art exhibition. Aggregation without curation is, normally, not very helful. NOcontent makes its way from its creator to the public without aggregation.

Cool Social Tools: PwrdBy


Because the cost of the mobile applications can be spread across the multiple affiliates, these apps can cost the organizations as little as $400 to get setup! This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about.

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Content aggregation solutions move beyond the RSS feed

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. “Aggregation of content only gets you so far,” says Danny Briere, CEO of mBLAST. Some questions to ask when evaluating aggregation solutions: What role can editors play in curating the third-party content?

Monitoring vs Analytics [Infographic]

Buzz Marketing for Technology

A good DIY choice for small brands looking for a no cost option. Clearly the costs of the monitoring space are going to go to zero, it’s just a matter of when. Cost is one flat fee for up to 40 seats with support. ANALYTIC AGGREGATORS.

10 Tools for More Productive Online Marketing


Best of all, the premium costs $19 per month for all of this, or $14 per month if you pay the annual fee. It is safe to say it is worth the cost. But it is a cool little app that allows you to automate data aggregation into usable, simple spreadsheets that are easy on the eyes.

The Technology Part to Your Content Marketing Plan

Razor Social

Feedly is probably the most popular tool for aggregating RSS feeds. Outbrain operates on a cost per click model, so you pay for views on each piece of content you promote, whether it is a video, article, or an infographic.

3 Ways Google Search is impacted by #SocialMedia & #GooglePlus

Laurel Papworth

The Green boxes are aggregators and directories. You can see Bought Attention, You can see Aggregators, you can see Plumbers with Google Plus Pages – where are the other plumbers? The Green boxes are aggregators and directories.

3 Ways to Identify Influencers for Your Blogger Outreach Campaign


Another type of third party web resource is a blog or influence ranker or even a web-site aggregator. Usually, this option costs some serious coin and is a solution that only companies or well-funded entrepreneurs might be able to afford.

Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]

Cost, ownership, and barriers to entry are all gone, almost overnight. Computers can’t distinguish between data and ideas or between human intellect and aggregated text and links. Are Content Aggregators Vampires? The content aggregators are vampires!”

Essential viral marketing tools

Here’s another topical resource, and perhaps a better one: , a site that aggregates viral content, whether it’s a video, image or text. Cost: $10 to verify 1,000 email addresses. Not all of these are free, but many of them are free or low-cost.

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

Buffer Social

It also alerts you when there are significant changes to your ads’ Click-Through Rate (CTR) and Cost-Per-Click (CPC) so that you can react to them immediately. Aggregate, analyze, and publish content from social media. The social media world is a fascinating one.

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22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

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6 Reasons Social Media Sucks, But You Need to Use It Anyway

Webbiquity SMM

It’s a critical and cost-effective tool for gathering market and competitive intelligence. Amid all of the hype, conferences, and rapid adoption of social media marketing by organizations from sole proprietors to the Fortune 100, there remains an undercurrent of skepticism.

How Tools Measure Your Internet Life

Ari Herzog

If you want to aggregate common business metrics into one dashboard, use Metricly. Others cost money.

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[Cool Social Tools] Centscere for Millennial Giving


Any nonprofit can join Centscere for free, and the donation service is offered at no cost to the nonprofit. Imagine an engine that analyzes and aggregates an individual donor’s traits across multiple social media profiles.

11 Tips To Boost Your Social Media Marketing Productivity

Sprout Social

Start by comparing the performance and costs across all of your social media channels. Or use aggregators like Feedly to get all your news in one place. Social Media Managers are a special breed. You have to be organized, focused and socially aware.

Facebook Updates: Dynamic Ads and Website Custom Audience Enhancements

Jon Loomer

And they have the ability to show ads for hotels based on class — so if someone is searching for a low cost option, they are only shown similarly priced hotels. I routinely find that by targeting website visitors I not only get the best cost, but the highest quality.

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Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics

Important caveat: Social isn’t just for ‘generating leads’ but can be used for many, many things, such as improving customer experience, reducing support costs, and improving products.

Free Assessment – Let’s Find Out How the World Sees You

Convince & Convert

You’ll receive a very detailed online analysis, as well as a downloadable PDF, all at no cost ($37 value). Today is the six-year anniversary of the Convince & Convert blog.

31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

6 slick news aggregators you should try by iMedia Connection. Josh Rose reviews six “news aggregators (including Popurls , Netvibes and Alltop ) that…are moving beyond the simple RSS reader.

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Why Publishers Need to Walk Away From Facebook

SocialTimes Facebook

New options are emerging that are low-cost, low-risk and low-maintenance to start. In late June, Facebook once again announced a News Feed algorithm change —this time to focus more on friends and family content, and less on brands and publishers —a change that’s not all that surprising since Facebook is organized around who you know.

What Agile Content Marketing Means for Your Business

Convince & Convert

Content creation is seen as a creative experiment, following a linear process that begins with brainstorming, moves into production, gets released into the wild, and then is measured according to its aggregate engagement at a future date.

Online Content Curation: The Key To Building Visibility, Authority And Value

In it, he outlines a fascinating vision for what features are needed to transform present-day aggregation and social sharing tools, into powerful newsmastering, meme-creation and online curation instruments. Curation goes a step further than aggregation by adding an editorial component.

The digital marketing trends & ideas to take into 2017, and beyond


If you’re going to grow something, it’s potentially worth using the power of the aggregate, reaching out to smaller and more engaged communities rather than a large volume of people.”.

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Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 6: The Tools Universe

MySyndicaat , whose parent company, Kipcast has now grown into a multi-faceted service providing advanced news aggregation and republishing widgets for online brands and media companies, has been the true pioneer of this space. gather, aggregate, b. what sources can you aggregate?

Seth Godin on Steroids: Here’s My Evernote Password

Viper Chill

One of our primary measures of success is media cost, and when it started, we paid the equivalent of $250 per order. We got the cost from $250 to $225. Eventually we would get the media cost, net-net, down to under $50 per new customer.

5 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with Pixlee


Our clients see lower content costs and higher conversion rates by leveraging the vast amounts of authentic, customer-generated content already being created for their brand.

12 Steps to Producing a Podcast

Convince & Convert

We’ll send at least 75 of those headsets in 2015, so the annual cost for this piece of our podcast production checklist is nearly $2,000. Once added there, the episodes are automatically added to the shows feed on iTunes and other aggregators like Stitcher.

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How to Use Social Media to Plan Your Next Vacation

Ignite Social Media

It’ll also give you cost efficient ways to travel to your dream destination. Using the word “ destinations ” in your search will trigger this feature and it’ll aggregate and present information on your destination in order of its popularity.

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The Complete Guide to Facebook Ads Manager: How to Create, Manage, Analyze Your Facebook Ads

Buffer Social

For example, if you are using Facebook ads to drive signups for your product, you might be curious to know which ad in your campaign is driving the most signups, how many people signed up through those ads, and how much each signup cost you. Performance and Clicks: Results, Reach, Cost, etc.

Ultimate Guide to Social Media Marketing

Sprout Social

Facebook Ads are a great option because you get in-depth targeting and the cost is affordable for most businesses. Having a more targeted audience will improve your CTR and ultimately drive down your costs.

Facebook Website Custom Audience Enhancements: Hands On

Jon Loomer

This has historically resulted in lower costs and higher quality traffic and conversions when running my Facebook ads. Aggregate values: Total amount someone has spent. But in either case, we’re talking about a cost that is about a third of what it is to get a click from my fans.

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The News Feed is Outdated: How Stories Changed the Way I Think About Social Media

Buffer Social

From reading content on blogs and news sites to seeing which of your friends had recently made changes on Bebo , we’ve been accustomed to seeing data aggregated vertically for as long as I can remember. Right now, the standards we expect on the web are being re-written for mobile.

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Favorite Social Media Management Tools for Small Business

Convince & Convert

Cons: It takes a while for them to aggregate content, and not all past content is aggregated. Additional accounts cost $3 each.

How to Produce a Podcast

Convince & Convert

We’ll send at least 75 of those headsets in 2015, so the annual cost for this piece of our podcast production checklist is nearly $2,000. Once added there, the episodes are automatically added to the shows feed on iTunes and other aggregators like Stitcher.

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

Social Media Citizens

T: Time is money, so there definitely is a huge cost to doing social media marketing right. Then it just becomes aggregation spamming, there’s so much of that already, and what’s the fun in that? Tom H.