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The Ultimate Toolkit for the Professional Content Marketer


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. Content marketers have to wear many “hats.” If you are considering such an abandonment, hold on. Canva.

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

Webbiquity SMM

Find out if the username or vanity URL you want is still available across dozens of social sites? Check dozens of popular social networking and social bookmarking websites to see if the username or vanity url you want to use is still available. Josh Rose reviews six “news aggregators (including Popurls , Netvibes and Alltop ) that…are moving beyond the simple RSS reader.

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How to Increase Twitter Engagement with Nestivity


Top SM Leader seen by Forbes, CNN, Huff Po, Alltop News & other media etc. Having replies to tweets in discussions automatically populate the discussion URL which keeps replies organized. This week, I had the privilege of taking a new Twitter tool for a spin. Benefits for Bloggers. Engage more with your followers. Connect with influencers. Build your Twitter following. Pricing.

7 Content Marketing Secrets to Increase Organic Traffic

Convince & Convert

By using tools like Buzzsumo (seen above), Alltop , Quora , and even Google Trends to research and validate your topic before you start writing, you’ll ensure you’re not just creating content for content’s sake. I found them on this page: [PAGE URL]. Here’s a question for you: How effective is your content at driving traffic to your website ? highlight to tweet). Ready to get started?

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

AllTop AllTop is an incredible resource. Simply enter a URL into the search bar and it will provide you with a list with every tweet that has ever contained a link / reference to that website. Pages. Home About Connect Got something? 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. excuses!! This is a great place to start. Thanks!

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

Webbiquity SMM

Debbie Hemley offers “26 practical ways to use good content for your Facebook pages, everything from A to Z,&# literally–starting with Alltop and business updates and running all the way through YouTube and Zen. It’s hard to overstate the impact of Facebook. It started 2010 with roughly 350 million users and is now on its way to 600 million. Branding & Engagement, pt.

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing


It’s always been Name, Email, Website URL, and Comment. Good ones include Best of the Web Blog Directory , Technorati , Alltop , and Blogarama. As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve. What worked in 2011 may or may not be as effective in 2012. Photo Credit: Alexander Henning Drachmann on Flickr. Enjoy! Blog Platform. This one is simple. Comments. Drastically.

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

Saying It Social

link] Brizzly – Twitter web app [link] Where is your Username registered [link] KnowEm – Check your username [link] Alltop, all the top stories [link] Topsy [link] Firefox web browser [link] - URL shortner with stats [link] TinyURL – URL shortner [link] Listorious [link] Twitter Tools Our guide to Brand monitoring on Twitter – 5 top tools [link] Mr. Tweet – Your Personal Networking Assistant! Tips & Guides Mashable – Twitter Lists, Resources & How-Tos [link] How To Blog: A Beginner?s Buzz Index – Today?s tweets? It’s also structured very carefully.

10 Thought Leaders Share Thoughts on Curating Content

Content curation isn’t necessarily anything new (finding the best stuff to share is what so many of us do on Twitter already, and what bloggers have long done, or what sites like Alltop or Digg have been doing). It’s no longer enough to provide fundamental features and benefits information about products and services to succeed competitively online. Pure creation is demanding.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

It works like, but incorporates all URL shorteners into the data mix. The dominant URL shortener is also the best – in my opinion – at tracking and analytics. URLs whenever possible, and make liberal use of their “+&# feature. URL to see how many times it’s been clicked on, and by whom. It’s a good choice for agencies, too. Smart.

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


Check by going to the following URL, and replace with the website’s domain. Then you will want to at least submit to quality ones like Alltop (free), Best of the Web Blogs (fee required), and Technorati (free). When it comes to leaving links, leave behind our blog’s URL in the website field. Be sure to enter the URL your link will be placed upon, the URL of your website that you are submitting, the anchor text you use, and whether the link is live or pending. This guest post is by Corey Northcutt of Northcutt. The answer is, a lot. link] - Getting Started with Social Media - A Guide and Resource List

FINDING THE LEADERS To find out who’s talking and recognize some of the leaders, you’ll want to search for your interest area on sites like AllTop and Technorati. AllTop is a good starting place as it organizes popular blogs into topic areas. Regardless of the technical details, choose your URL wisely. Read on for a bird’s eye view with specific concrete steps. Step 1. Step 2.

How to Reach Out to Bloggers

Use these resources: Alltop – the Internet’s magazine rack. Provide URLs to everything, so that bloggers can refer. I go URLing! :) [link] Ellie Becker Credible bloggers want to know that their posts putting out factual information. But make sure you share the URLs to the counter posts and/or to the way you see the world. Lets dig in. Is it worth it? Really.

Social Media Tools, Apps, Resources and Plugins

Harp Interactive

HootSuite features it’s own URL shortner shorten long URLs (using , , snurl , twurl or ). So you can subscribe to updates for any webpage simply by typing the URL into the “Add a subscription” text box. Alltop. Alltop is a blog aggregator which can be searched by subject matter. Tools for an Engaged Social Presence. taweet.

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

Convince & Convert

It works like, but incorporates all URL shorteners into the data mix. The dominant URL shortener is also the best – in my opinion – at tracking and analytics. URLs whenever possible, and make liberal use of their “+&# feature. URL to see how many times it’s been clicked on, and by whom. By the way, you can get all the Twitter functionality you’re using 3 apps for by simply moving to HootSuite – list import, tabs, URL tracking/stats/charts, queuing up posts, posting to FB/LinkedIn/Wordpress. Smart. A must.

The Golden Age of Content Curation

And interesting new forms of aggregation, such as Alltop and Buzzfeed , tease the content-soaked masses with the promise of a brighter, friendlier, more manageable future. It's great to be able to go to platforms such as Alltop, Boing Boing, Buzzfeed or Stumble Upon and to take a dip in inspiring content, aligned to you interests. to power and simplify their curation efforts.

Indians in Social Media (2009) «

The Marketing Blog

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. Social media alltop – Filtered listing of Indians from the social media blogs on alltop is a good resource, but the filtering process is cumbersome and time consuming. In other words, Social media trend-setters in India are spread across different platforms.

Facebook Insights from Social Media Club Hawaii | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

Target non-fans with a unique URL when they land on your page and provide custom messaging. What do you mean when you said, “Target non-fans with a unique URL when they land on your page and provide custom messaging.&# People were invited to submit questions and tips in advance. Look at the Flickr photos here. Use your Privacy Settings to adjust who can see what. Often. O Hawai?i

Turn the Tables on Social Media with NutshellMail | Email.

Convince & Convert

link] [link] Olivia Hill Turn the Tables on Social Media with NutshellMail [link] [link] State Line Ribbon RT @TopsyRT: Turn the Tables on Social Media with NutshellMail [link] [link] DJ Waldow One more thanks to @jaybaer for introducing me to @nutshellmail – [link] Life just got EZ (see URL – ha ha) [link] Jan-Hendrik Senf NutshellMail: Tool, um komprimierte Reports neuer Vorgänge in versch. You run over to check your Twitter account. Then you dash to Facebook to see what’s going on there. Then Linkedin. Maybe your blog. Sound familiar? And it’s free. Big help.