30 Awesome Blogging Guides, Tips and Resources

Webbiquity SMM

Despite the occasional “death of blogging” pronouncements (often made, ironically, in blog posts), blogs remain the core of a robust social media strategy. more here in 30 of the best business blogging guides and resources of the past year. Why Blog.

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

Kikolani

As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve. I receive a lot of questions on a regular basis about blogging, online marketing, and traffic generation, so I thought I would share my answers in this post. Blog Platform. Comments are the life of your blogging community.

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90 Tips to Make Your Blog Rock

www.jeffbullas.com

Jeffbullas's Blog Internet Marketing Home Bio Speaking Grade your Site Marketing Resources Twitter Jeff’s YouTube Contact Congratulations: You have successfully subscribed! 90 Tips To Make Your Blog Rock 1. Develop a series of how to blog posts 13.

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

Convince & Convert

Blog Comments (The blog is on WordPress) Disqus This is what I use to manage comments here at Convince & Convert. ChatCatcher This is a nice little tool that finds Tweets about your blog posts, and automatically adds them as comments. It works like bit.ly, but incorporates all URL shorteners into the data mix. Flickr Creative Commons Search This is my go-to source for photos for the blog and presentations. Great little app for on-the-fly blog management.

The Ultimate Toolkit for the Professional Content Marketer

Kikolani

Check Out Your Competitors: Quick Sprout has a tool that allows you to type in the URL of your competitor and get a rundown on his/her most popular posts – use these for your topic ideas. Alltop : You can set up an account with Alltop and get news feeds related to your niche.

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10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010

www.commscorner.com

Paratus Comms #CommsChat PR Daily Top Blogs Speaking / events Thursday, 8 April 2010 10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010 By Adam Vincenzini (Note: Part 2 of this series is available here ) Im always a bit hesitant when it comes to writing posts about social media tools. AllTop AllTop is an incredible resource. For those who know it, youll agree that it truly is an online magazine rack for some of the best blogs going around. Search this blog.

7 Content Marketing Secrets to Increase Organic Traffic

Convince & Convert

But contrary to popular belief, this doesn’t require a new blog post every other day. As a matter of fact, you can drastically boost your website’s SEO traffic growth with just a single blog post. I found them on this page: [PAGE URL]. Found the perfect blog?

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

Tips & Guides Mashable – Twitter Lists, Resources & How-Tos [link] How To Blog: A Beginner?s s Blog Publishing Guide [link] 10 Things to Do Before Launching Your Blog [link] Writing for Bloggers – A Quick Guide on Style, Substance and Strategy [link] Creating a web presence – why bother? link] 1 day ago When you have anchor text and/or links to social sites etc on your blog/website PLEASE make them open in a new. Blog at WordPress.com.

10 Thought Leaders Share Thoughts on Curating Content

www.toprankblog.com

Content curation can takes many forms: feeds, “channels&# (such as on YouTube), it can appear on blogs, or even be the links you upload to social media sites such as Facebook. Take bOINGbOING.net, one of the web’s most popular blogs whose traffic often exceeds that of NYTimes.com.

36 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

A Blog App for Your Fan Page by Trailblaze Social Media with Josh. Joshua Lyons explains how the Networkedblogs app makes it easy to automatically feed your blog posts through a Facebook fan page tab, and easy for your fans to follow your blog.

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

ProBlogger

Check by going to the following URL, and replace domain.com with the website’s domain. always linking to your homepage (as a blog, you should have lots of links built to your blog posts too). Now that you know some things to avoid, here are some things you can actually do to build links to your blog. Submit your blog to blog directories. One advantage blogs have over other websites is the ability to submit to tons of various blog and RSS aggregators.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

www.convinceandconvert.com

Blog Comments (The blog is on WordPress) Disqus This is what I use to manage comments here at Convince & Convert. ChatCatcher This is a nice little tool that finds Tweets about your blog posts, and automatically adds them as comments.

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

www.technotheory.com

Listen To What People Are Already Saying The biggest mistake of individuals who start blogs or businesses looking for customers/publicity online is diving right in. AllTop is a good starting place as it organizes popular blogs into topic areas.

How to Reach Out to Bloggers

www.chrisbrogan.com

Use these resources: Alltop – the Internet’s magazine rack. Be There Before the Sale This is something Julien and I wrote about in Trust Agents , and it’s the first part of making your blogging outreach more successful. Comment on their blog posts.

Facebook Insights from Social Media Club Hawaii | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

Add a Facebook Page widget to your blog so you can add fans from outside FB. Target non-fans with a unique URL when they land on your page and provide custom messaging. On your blog/website, provide links to your other networks on every page.

Social Media Tools, Apps, Resources and Plugins

Harp Interactive

HootSuite features it’s own URL shortner ow.ly shorten long URLs (using digg.com , bit.ly , snurl , twurl or is.gd ). Publish your FriendFeed to your website or blog, or to services you already use, like Twitter. Google Blog Search. A searchable index of blogs.

The Golden Age of Content Curation

blog.dlvr.it

dlvr.it • About The Golden Age of Content Curation July 13th, 2010 by Charles Smith This is the first in a series of blog posts that will explain how content curators can use dlvr.it blog | The Golden Age of Content Curation — Topsy.com [.] blog [.]

Indians in Social Media (2009) «

The Marketing Blog

A couple of years of ago, one could easily identify active users through blogs & discussion forums. Here are some handy references which collate the names & links of Indians involved in the social media space (please feel free to add to the list below): Google docs spread sheet – A consolidated google-docs spread sheet listing the names of Indians in social media, their profession and URLs. The scope of my blog-posts span across the Enterprise 2.0

Turn the Tables on Social Media with NutshellMail | Email.

Convince & Convert

Maybe your blog. link] SMCAnnArbor RT @jaybaer: Social integration in an instant with NutshellMail (saves me a ton of time) [link] [link] some girl Checking it out now… RT @jaybaer: Social integration in an instant with #NutshellMail (saves me a ton of time) [link] kahuna7 FYI, Jay, I shared your post on my blog yet again. I'm also now using NutshellMail because of your blog!