Tool Tuesday: PostRank Analytics

Akamai Marketing

Most obvious of these is Google Analytics. Another is the popular “Add This&# which also offers analytic information. Because if you are creating content, you are likely distributing and promoting that content in variety of ways, including social media.

Analytics for Content Marketers and Bloggers: What Do You Need to Track?

ProBlogger

Through content marketing, you have many different types of desired results like profit, traffic, social media buzz, subscribers or even advertising conversions. Increase social buzz through shares and/or likes? Google Analytics has been my tool of choice to analyze my data daily.

How to Optimize for “Direct” Website Traffic

Webbiquity SMM

One of the most valuable features of Google Analytics is the ability to drill into detail on traffic sources; not just how much traffic came from search or social media, but how much came from each specific search engine or social networking site.

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How To Launch and Maintain Successful Link Building

Idaconcpts

Compliment this with social bookmarking submissions (again, available through LinkVana) and press release distribution via various press release hubs, and you have a link building strategy. Web Analytics how to do link building link building successful link building

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9 Criteria for Selecting a Social Media Monitoring Tool

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring tools are increasing essential for companies of all sizes as the explosion of social media content renders manual monitoring efforts hopeless. With almost 200 social monitoring tools (and new entrants still coming to market), available at a range of price levels from free to if-you-have-to-ask-you-can’t-afford-it, how does an organization select the right social monitoring tool for its needs? Monitoring beyond social media.

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Best Web Presence Optimization Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Web presence optimization (WPO)—using tactics like SEO, PPC, online PR, social media, content marketing and reputation management in a coordinated fashion to maximize your online visibility and business results—is the core theme of this blog. The best 159 social websites by Populair.

How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data

Webbiquity SMM

The key is a balanced strategy of search engine optimization (SEO), social media, syndication and guest posting. But it makes sense: the more often your blog is “seen&# on other sites, the more people will bookmark it, subscribe to your RSS feed, and type in the URL directly.

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

Webbiquity SMM

These add-ons make it easy to add an incredible variety of functionality to the platform, from contact forms and photo galleries to social sharing and ecommerce capabilities. Web Traffic Tracking Alternatives to Google Analytics by uber.la.

When to Post on Social Media Networks

Bill Hartzer

As you probably know, I am very active on just about all of the social media networks. Probably more active than 90 percent of my social media and search engine optimization colleagues. So, when is the best time to post on social media networks?

5 Fun Twitter Quizzes

Firebelly

Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

How to Succeed on Social Media When You Have No Idea What You’re Doing

Rebekah Radice

How do you define social media success? Even when you have no idea what you’re doing, you can still create success on social media. Today I launch a new book, “ Social Media Mastery: A Comprehensive Guide to Social Media Success.” Social bookmarking.

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YouTube Tuesday: What The HELL Is Social Media?

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Media Weekly: 5 Stories You Need to Read | Main | Jakes Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas » June 22, 2010 YouTube Tuesday: What The HELL Is Social Media?

LXRSEO Review – Getting an Edge on Competitors in Search

Kikolani

You can also integrate site’s Google Analytics profile into the tool. It is broken down into three types of tasks: website tasks, link building tasks and social bookmarking tasks. You know it when you’ve seen it.

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Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses

Akamai Marketing

Blogs for business are an outstanding tool for business, they can build community, be the backbone of your social media program, and drive traffic to your website, just for starters. Then measure it.You can use Google Analytics, PostRank or even (GASP!)

BP Facebook Sentiment

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: Im A Social Media Guru! Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

Tool Tuesday: SocialOomph

Akamai Marketing

This is a discussion in social media circles today, and everyone has their opinion. The ability to AutoFollow is perhaps my favorite feature of Social Oomph. What’s your social currency?

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YouTube Tuesday: I Can Make You Go Viral!

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Flickr Friday: Sexist Profiling on Twitter | Main | United Way of Central Indiana Recognized for their Social Media Efforts » June 08, 2010 YouTube Tuesday: I Can Make You Go Viral!

Happy Social Media Day - June 30th

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Are We Addicted To Social Media? Below is a message from Pete Cashmore, Mashable s founder, explaining reasons for and goals behind Social Media Day.

United Way of Central Indiana Recognized for their Social Media.

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: I Can Make You Go Viral!   The article, Appealing to Community , focused on how not-for-profits are reaching out to younger donors with social media while keeping older supporters in the fold. 

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22 Exceptional Business Blogging Guides, Tips & Tactics

Webbiquity SMM

One noteworthy piece of advice: the best content marketers “market their marketing” though social channel, promotional tactics, collaboration with other internal teams, and tapping into “paid media such as Outbrain , Disqus , Taboola , and other types of promotional services.”

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Social Media Complainers – your new BFF's

Akamai Marketing

My favorite tidbit of info: 68% of consumers who posted a complaint or negative review on a social networking or ratings/reviews site got a response. The quicker the response, the happier the complainer and the more impressed the social media listeners are.

Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Fun Twitter Quizzes | Main | What the F**k is Social Media NOW? Video URL: [link] ] Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

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Top 200 Social Media Sites by Niche | Freelance Social Media

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Top 200 Social Media Sites by Niche by cinta5 on October 6, 2008 Tyler over at SMMGuru offered up the top 198 social media sites.

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Are We Addicted To Social Media?

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Jakes Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas | Main | Happy Social Media Day - June 30th » June 25, 2010 Are We Addicted To Social Media? Image: GroupM Social Media - Asia Pacific ] Have a great weekend everyone!

Flickr Friday: The Content Grid

Firebelly

Image : Eloqua ] Chad Richards is Social Marketing Manager at Firebelly Marketing, a  social media marketing agency.

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What the F**k is Social Media NOW?

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site | Main | How One Unhappy Customer Multiplies Across Social Media » July 16, 2010 What the F**k is Social Media NOW? What the F**k is Social Media NOW?

SEO Mega-Checklist: 75 steps to increased visibility for your site (infographic)

Socialmedia.biz

Use Social Sharing Buttons. Effective use of social sharing buttons is important for on-page optimization. Moreover, it also helps you to get more outbound links and they do well on social media, thereby improving your search traffic. Social Signals Impact Search Engine Rankings.

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Top 3 Ways to Maximize Your Sucess with Social Media

Bill Hartzer

The explosion of the internet and social media may be the fastest change in human history. No longer are individuals passively listening and viewing advertisements; now they’re “twittering&# and posting their opinions on Facebook along with other social media sites.

Tool Tuesday: Qwitter

Akamai Marketing

We should never sit on our laurels in social media. Share and Enjoy: Tags: social media , Tool , Twitter 4 Comments Kalin Dudley Posted March 18, 2011 at 5:40 PM Tara, This is an interesting subject as I was actually experiencing something from my personal twitter account last Friday.

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Jack Welch supports events and their business uses.

Akamai Marketing

What’s your social currency? Social Media Complainers – your new BFF’s Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses A Thousand Little Cuts of Social Media – A Kaizen Approach I recommend.

What's your social currency?

Akamai Marketing

By taracoomans – April 4, 2011 Posted in: Content , Featured , social media Photo credit: BaronBrian 97 Million people use Twitter. Yet, according to HubSpot, brands who connect via the social sphere see a direct impact on sales. Your currency is your social media VALUE.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, An Interview & Gift Wrap Inspiration

Kikolani

14 social media experts react to Facebook’s new message system – a look at how influencers feel about the change. Facebook Pages for B2B social media marketing – a look at the elements of three successful B2B pages. How to update Facebook status and Twitter with Rockmelt – a look at a new social media management tool. 7 social link building tips – how engagement can build links. Search Engines / SEO / Analytics.

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Firebelly at Brainstorming & Social Media Optimization Summits

Firebelly

September 17 Social Media Optimization Summits 10:15-12:15 Online Reputation Management Duncan Alney Your reputation online can make or break you. This session will help you put a social media strategy to get the right online reputation leading to greater visibility, buzz, and results.

5 Helpful Social Search Articles

Firebelly

Here are 5 articles to help you understand social searchs relevancy to your business. Social Search Optimization A search engines ultimate mission is to serve the most relevant information it can.

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5 Helpful Social Media Must Reads

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly VP Co-Authors Corporate Blogging for Dummies (Out Now!) | Main | Firebelly at Blog Indiana » August 13, 2010 5 Helpful Social Media Must Reads Tweet 1. Is A Social Crash Coming?

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5 Helpful Facebook Places for Business Articles

Firebelly

Chad Richards is Social Marketing Manager at Firebelly Marketing, a social media marketing agency.

4 Free Tools for Researching Guest Blogging and Advertising Opportunities

Kikolani

When you hover a post’s engagement score, you will see the number of comments, social shares, and social bookmarking for that individual post. to 3 times the number in Google Analytics. Social Engagement Measurement with Klout.

Wendy's "Treat it Forward" on Facebook, Twitter & Foursquare for.

Firebelly

Video URL: [link] ] Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

Book Review Wednesday: Wikibrands: Reinventing your company in.

Akamai Marketing

There are so many layers to this topic that entire (worthy) books have been written on social media philosophy, content creation or audience engagement. Frankly, Wikibrands should be required reading for any business or marketing professional considering or executing a social media presence.

Social Media News: Top 5 Stories of the Week

Firebelly

Heres a simple primer, a list of do-nots that will help you to avoid some of social medias most perilous pitfalls. How to Use Social Media to Rank on Google Now that Google is indexing social media content in real-time, how can you leverage blogs and social networks to rank on Google?

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