12 (of the) Best WordPress Guides and Plugin Reviews of 2011

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Get the answers to those questions and more here in a dozen of the best posts and articles about WordPress from the past year. 33 WordPress Plugins To Power Up Your Comment Section by 1stwebdesigner.

The Highest Converting Facebook Page I’ve Ever Seen

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Right now there doesn’t seem to be a way to use just someone’s first name, unless you get involved in some Ajax trickery which makes your Fan page act like an app. If you have any questions, just leave a comment!

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Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

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Ultimately, we’ve been offered the opportunity to completely rethink the passive “comment sections” of the past. Today, the comment section provides a tool to build community engagement around a publisher. The trick is not to think about comments in terms of five years ago.

15 Uncommon WordPress Plugins To Enhance Your Blog’s User Experience

Kikolani

It’s also done via ajax in the background so your user experience is not affected in any way. Yoast Comment Hacks. Comments from your readers are great. That’s where Yoast Comment Hacks come in. Force a minimum comment length to discourage spam like “great post”.

5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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Twitter search operators can help you filter out links (search “ -filter:links “) and find tweeted questions (search “ ? Facebook comment count. Please share them in the comments! 53 Comments. To leave a comment on this story, please log in with Facebook. Flag this comment. Flag this comment. Flag this comment. Flag this comment. Flag this comment. Flag this comment. Flag this comment.

How to Build a Billion Dollar SEO Empire

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Jacob King was the first person to discover this back in 2013 and prompted Barry Schwartz, owner of Search Engine Roundtable to question whether Retail Me Not and other brands under Google Ventures’ watch would ever be subject to Google penalties.

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Should You Outsource Your Social Media Efforts?

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View Comments Gap Between Apple & Android Tablet Market Shares To Decrease by 2015 [REPORT] View Comments Twilight Game Scam Spreading on Facebook [WARNING] View Comments Should You Outsource Your Social Media Efforts? Let us know in the comments!

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Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

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Sentiment Analysis Text mining and sentiment analysis are the flavor of the season for social media analytics and a common complaint is that the current tools are not able to classify a high percentage of the comments about your brand.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you have a Facebook Page to volunteer, just hop on over to the comments and share your favorite page. Reply Lisa December 1, 2009 at 5:01 pm Great comments! Question… Does any platform allow you to update multiple facebook fan pages from one dashboard?

How PR Pros Are Using Social Media for Real Results

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Social Media News Twitter Facebook Foursquare YouTube MySpace Google Microsoft Humor & Culture Now Trending : HOW TO: Score a Job Through Facebook March 16, 2010 Christina Warren View Comments How PR Pros Are Using Social Media for Real Results email share email share Do you like this story? Let us know in the comments!

What to Consider When Building an In-House Social Media Team

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : iPhone Versus Android: Nielsen Delivers the Numbers [STATS] November 2, 2010 Amy-Mae Elliott View Comments What to Consider When Building an In-House Social Media Team email share email share Do you like this story?

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3 Tips for Maximizing Engagement With Facebook Likes and Shares

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Yovanno View Comments 3 Tips for Maximizing Engagement With Facebook “Likes&# and Shares email share email share Do you like this story? For example, if someone makes a comment on an article or reviews a product, they are more likely to want to share their point of view with friends rather than “Like&# it. In the example below, Giantnerd enables members to “Like&# a specific product, and to “Share&# a question about that product’s features.

Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]

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It used to be that making and moving information was so expensive that the question of who was going to get permission to speak was a central social and political issue. Social Media Privacy: 3 Questions to Ask Before Authorizing Third-Party Apps. 32 Comments. Flag this comment.

HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Social Media News Twitter Facebook Foursquare YouTube MySpace Google Microsoft Humor & Culture Now Trending : iPhone Versus Android: Nielsen Delivers the Numbers [STATS] November 2, 2010 Sarah Kessler View Comments HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence email share email share Do you like this story? “If someone asks you a question, then it’s rude not to answer.

HOW TO: Activate Your Brand's Super Influencers

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : The Future of Social Media Parenting [COMIC] November 12, 2010 Ben Straley View Comments HOW TO: Activate Your Brand’s Super Influencers email share email share Do you like this story? One question do people usually pay influencers for content?

First Look: Starbucks Digital Network Is Here

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps October 19, 2010 Jennifer Van Grove View Comments First Look: Starbucks Digital Network Is Here email share email share Do you like this story? Top 5 Developer Questions About HTML5.

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Blogging Between Hot Flashes

Almost Savvy

What is most interesting – and concerning – are many of the posted comments. Suddenly, I’m inundated with new terminology: ftp, html coding, ajax, api keys and plugins. I don’t question myself anymore. So, to answer your question, I like being old.

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Main Page - Social Patterns

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Designing Social Interfaces: Principles, Patterns, and Practices for Improving the User Experience Social Patterns & Best Practices Principles section title: Social to the Core Fundamental Principles Design for Everyone Deliberately Leave Things Incomplete Pave the Cowpaths Strict vs. Fluid Taxonomies Palimpsest Talk Like a Person Conversation Self-Deprecating Error Messages Ask Questions Your vs. My No Joking Around Dont Break Email!

The Bamboo Project Blog

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I found myself paying even more attention to the temperature in the room--were people engaging with the presenters, did the presentations seem to resonate, what were their questions? Comments (2). |. Pretty quickly the question isnt going to be "will the tools work?"

Social Media Toolkit - The Digital Strategist

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Netvibes is an Ajax-based, personalized start page much like Pageflakes , My Yahoo , or iGoogle. There should be no question at all, self hosted is the way to go. Leave a comment.

Social Media Toolkit - The Digital Strategist

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Netvibes is an Ajax-based, personalized start page much like Pageflakes , My Yahoo , or iGoogle. There should be no question at all, self hosted is the way to go. Leave a comment.

Main Page - Social Patterns

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Designing Social Interfaces: Principles, Patterns, and Practices for Improving the User Experience Social Patterns & Best Practices Principles section title: Social to the Core Fundamental Principles Design for Everyone Deliberately Leave Things Incomplete Pave the Cowpaths Strict vs. Fluid Taxonomies Palimpsest Talk Like a Person Conversation Self-Deprecating Error Messages Ask Questions Your vs. My No Joking Around Dont Break Email!

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

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There are probably a lot more, and I would truly appreciate your contributions to this, via the comments area at the end of this guide. YB doesnt employ editors but utilizes the audience to receive story submissions, and to vote, comment and share published stories.

Yammer asks: What's Happening at Your Company?

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Basically, as most people have pointed out in the TechCrunch comments , Yammer is Twitter for companies. Lots of AJAX makes using it a breeze. Check it out and leave a comment with any ideas or questions you have on how your company or organization could use Yammer. Tagged as: david sacks , geni , microblogging , techcrunch50 , twitter , yammer { 2 comments… read them below or add one } Roxanne Darling September 9, 2008 at 11:04 am There you go!

What Do They Mean by Social Any Way?

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s foundational technologies, AJAX, asynchronous JavaScript and XML. From the perspective of people using the site, sociality (see how many forms of the word you can create) can probably be defined as: The ease and variety of ways in which a visitor to a site or user of a service can create, comment on, add to, and share content, and create relationships with others doing the same. Its informational value is questionable. Note that commenting, sharing, etc.

Top 6 Ideas for Incredible Viral Content for Social Media.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Examples include: Instant Domain Search (with its AJAX glory) Website Monitoring Tests Think about it this way: MyBlogLog has a widget , statistics, and a community. Reply Cancel reply Leave a Comment Be sure to wrap all code in <code></code> tags.

15 Uncommon WordPress Plugins To Enhance Your Blog’s User Experience

Kikolani

It’s also done via ajax in the background so your user experience is not affected in any way. Yoast Comment Hacks. Comments from your readers are great. That’s where Yoast Comment Hacks come in. Force a minimum comment length to discourage spam like “great post”.

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My 9 Favorite Wordpress Social Media Plugins | jasonyormark.com

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Disqus Comment System – The Disqus plugin transforms your WordPress comments into a true social media friendly experience. The plugin integrates social media mentions in addition to your blog comments which helps consolidate all the “chatter&# about your blog articles into one place. Comments load in real time, and users have multiple options regarding how to log in using any of there social media profiles.

My Dear Consultant - Think About It !

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Jump to Comments Imagine the story of a confused guy from an enterprise. That’s the simple question that I have been asking everybody. Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit 5 Comments Filed under Consulting Tags: Business , Consultant , Conversation , Enterprise 2.0 , Enterprise Consultant , Management consulting , News and Media , Small business , SMB Consulting , Social network , Social-media consulting , Strategy on Web , twitter , Web consulting , Web-strategy India , Web2.0

How Have I Missed This? | 2¢ Worth

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delivers a ranked list of cities (Reston VA, Washington, Richardson TX, Chicago, Austin, New York, Raleigh, Portland OR, Philadelphia, and Pleasanton CA — some of these raise questions).deliveres Comment: You will post the following soon. RSS Comments. AJAXed with AWP

Blogging Between Hot Flashes

Almost Savvy

What is most interesting – and concerning – are many of the posted comments. Suddenly, I’m inundated with new terminology: ftp, html coding, ajax, api keys and plugins. I don’t question myself anymore. So, to answer your question, I like being old.

BackChannel Conversation Tools

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