What Happened When I Removed the Blogroll from My Site

Bill Hartzer

14 days ago, I decided to perform an interesting experiment here on my site, where I completely removed the blogroll. On August 17, 2015, I removed the sidebar blogroll links. Here’s what happened 14 days after I removed the blogroll links from my blog.

Tool Tuesday: PostRank Analytics

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Most obvious of these is Google Analytics. Another is the popular “Add This&# which also offers analytic information. Share and Enjoy: Tags: analytics , engagement 2 Comments Melanie Baker Posted February 8, 2011 at 2:59 PM Hi Tara, Thanks for the overview.

Google To Introduce Opt Out Browser Plug In For Analytics

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Google To Introduce Opt Out Browser Plug In For Analytics Up until just a few minutes ago when I started reading some reports about what I’m about to tell you, I’ve been a huge Google “junkie&#. Next I log into my Google Analytics account to get the latest data for my clients. What does that mean for us Google Analytics junkies??

Do You Need A Degree In Digital Marketing And Social Media?

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Universities and colleges now offer courses in the area of digital media, online strategy, social media, web analytics, search engine marketing and more. For a few hundred dollars over at Amazon to going through the blogroll at the left of this blog post (for free!), The best education (for my dollar) has been in following the people who are smarter than me (again, check out the blogroll to the left) and then doing some of the critical thinking heavy work right here on this blog.

Hearst Skiff Reader Looks Cool

Adam Sherk

My professional, analytical opinion is it looks pretty darn good. Real-time Blogroll (via Google Reader) About.com Founder Scott Kurnit Launches Huge New Startup Called "AdKeeper" New Digg Buttons Released - Upgrade Now!

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AOL Newsroom: A Model for the Future or Shades of 2001?

Adam Sherk

by Adam Sherk on February 23, 2010 There is an interesting article in BusinessWeek on how AOL is utilizing software and analytics data in an effort to match content with user interests and monetize it more successfully.

Analyse your RSS Feed

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Analyse your RSS Feed Your RSS readership is just as important as tracking your visitors with Google Analytics.

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Social Media Chat Tuesday, July 21st

Adam Cohen

I Will Not Write About Old Spice

Adam Cohen

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Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses

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Then measure it.You can use Google Analytics, PostRank or even (GASP!)

Tool Tuesday: SocialOomph

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

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Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media Resources Below you’ll find a comprehensive list of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media resources.

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Social Media Complainers – your new BFF's

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[Answered] Are Guest Blog Posts Even Worthwhile Or Am I Just Giving Away My Content?

SocMed Sean

Here’s what my Google Analytics looked like last month: Yep.that’s right. Emailing a blogger and asking them to “swap links” or “add you to their blogroll” is a thing of the past and just doesn’t work. Great question came to me yesterday regarding the activity of link-building through guest blogging. Thought this answer might help those out there who are wondering whether back-link building is even a worthwhile activity anymore.

Tool Tuesday: Qwitter

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What's your social currency?

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Free Tools for Social SEO

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The changing nature of social media marketing and optimization create the need for tools whether for research, marketing and promotion or analytics. Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Free Tools for Social SEO Plenty of bloggers are talking about the inevitable intersection of social media marketing and search engine optimization.

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Jack Welch supports events and their business uses.

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Book Review Wednesday: Wikibrands: Reinventing your company in.

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Anyone on Empire Avenue?

The Way of the Web

Weekly Roundup: Measurement Matters

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Beginners’ guide to web data and analytics: ten steps to love and success , from Avinash Kaushik’s Occam’s Razor. Suffice it to say that if you’re trying to make sense of web analytics, this is a great place for you to start.

Auto-Post Your Blog Posts to Digg « Saying It Social

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

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What the ComScore Digital Year in Review means for small biz marketers

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A Thousand Little Cuts of Social Media – A Kaizen Approach

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How to add Social Networking Buttons to Your Email Signature in.

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

Weekly Roundup: Refreshingly Different

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Five ways to make your listening reports better , from Chuck Hemann ‘s Analytics is King. Get Shareaholic test Filed under Weekly Roundup | Tags: analytics , brand building , email marketing , SEO | Comment (0) Site settings comment help?

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How I Set Up My WordPress Blog In 2 Hours

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I set up Feedburner, Google Analytics and the plugins that I’ve found really useful to start with: Sexy Bookmarks and TinyMCE Advanced among them. I set up a basic blogroll, a Twitter widget, a short “About&# page as well as a “© and Stuff&# page.

Which News Sites Get the Most Social Media Engagement?

Adam Sherk

That’s not an easy question to answer without having access to each site’s analytics data and knowing their goals and objectives. Real-time Blogroll (via Google Reader) About.com Founder Scott Kurnit Launches Huge New Startup Called "AdKeeper" New Digg Buttons Released - Upgrade Now!

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How To Leverage Your Social Networking Sites When Visiting.

Saying It Social

2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

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Back by popular demand: The Basics of Social Media ROI (via The.

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

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How to Subscribe to Facebook Business/Fan Page Posts in Your.

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

How Social Media ROI is like Santa Claus

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

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How to Create a Customer Loyalty Program via Social Media (via PR.

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

Organic Marketing Vs. Pay Per Click (PPC)

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

Saying It Social is Now Accepting Client Sign-Ups for April!

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

Automation in Public Relations Measurement: Yea/Nay?

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votes, comments, inbound links) and web analytics data (e.g. Seth Duncan is Director of Research and Development at Beyond Analytics. by Shonali Burke, featured a discussion with guest Seth Duncan of Beyond Analytics.

Track the Online Metrics that Matter and Sales Isn't One of Them.

Saying It Social

Another goal that one must strive for… Read more… Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit August 27, 2010 - Posted by akstout18 | online marketing | analytics , measuring success , online marketing , online metrics One blogger likes this post 1 Comment » If you want to track social metrics and you’re using WordPress as a blogging tools check out WP-Stats-Dashboard: [link] Cheers, Dave Comment by Dave | September 10, 2010 | Reply Leave a comment Click here to cancel reply.

Which News Sites Have the Most Valuable Facebook Pages?

Adam Sherk

Only the news organizations themselves can fully answer that question; their own analytics data combined with internal estimates of the value of fans and various actions will paint the clearest picture.

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Why Social Media For Small Business Is Important

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

Now People Can Join Your Facebook Fan/Business Page via SMS/Text.

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

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Is your business easy to find for local and mobile searchers.

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

Oscar Meyer Weiner Mobile makes appearance in Hawaii | Akamai.

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How to Create a Custom URL for Your Facebook Business/Fan Page.

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2 days ago Blogroll Constant Commentary Mashable Social Media Examiner Techipedia NetworkedBlogs Blog: Saying It Social Topics: social media marketing , search engine optimization , social networking Follow my blog Facebook Page Feed Do you use social media to obtain customer retention/loyalty or are you primarily focused on customer acquisition?

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