How to Create Call-to-Action Units for Facebook Instant Articles

Jon Loomer

But my excitement level is high for the launch of call-to-action units for Facebook Instant Articles. If you aren’t familiar with Instant Articles, they provide a Facebook-hosted, instant loading option for users viewing on mobile.

Removing Trending Articles From Your Facebook Timeline

SocMed Sean

First, it was adding ads to your timeline , next it was posting articles and updates based on what your friends were doing. Facebook inserts these trending articles to your timeline, presumably because your friends or family are sharing them. Facebook does it again!

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Facebook Adds More Tools for Branded Content in Instant Articles

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook added some new options to branded content in its Instant Articles , including support for marketer logos atop those articles. The social network also updated its article style editor to support new coloring, text and spacing features, as well as a real-time preview tool.

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Facebook Instant Articles Now Support 360-Degree Videos and Photos

SocialTimes Facebook

Publishers using Facebook’s Instant Articles can now include 360-degree videos and 360-degree photos to their content. Each Instant Article can contain multiple 360 photos and videos that readers can explore, share and comment on in the context of a story.

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Facebook Adds New Sizes, Video Ads, Carousel Ads to Instant Articles

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook Wednesday announced several new advertising options for Instant Articles : support for new and custom ad sizes, as well as video ads and carousel ads. Readers: What have your experiences been like with ads in Facebook Instant Articles?

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Smart Monetization for Publishers in a Facebook Instant Articles Era

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook opened Instant Articles to all publishers in April, and Google introduced Accelerated Mobile Pages last October. At F8 in April, Facebook boasted about some interesting results from publishers using Instant Articles.

How ‘Google AMP’ & ‘Facebook Instant Articles’ Integration With WordPress Will Transform The Internet?

Kikolani

It would be worth noticing how Google AMP and Facebook Instant articles behave with WordPress, and how the wonderful combination of these three would transform the internet. Now that we are clear with accelerated Mobile Page, let’s move ahead with Facebook Instant Articles.

How to Successfully Submit Your Article to Wikipedia

Convince & Convert

Lots of brands would love to have Wikipedia articles. In this article I’m going to cover how a brand qualifies to have an article, and how to go about getting one if in fact your brand does qualify.

How to Help a Tiny Torah Scroll Kickstart An Article of Hope

Waxing UnLyrical

An Article of Hope. I first heard about the documentary film, An Article of Hope , from Debra Silimeo (Debra’s a senior executive with a well-respected DC agency, and also happens to be a neighbor, friend and Bootcamp Buddy of mine).

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Article Marketing - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Article submission is a great way to do propaganda about your business, your blog, your website, or yourself too. If you are writing about your business or your blog a good authentic article fetches you a great number of traffic.If Ofcourse this does not mean that you keep stuffing the article with key words and phrases just about unnecessary. Content is the key to getting the reader tuned into your article and retaining the reader too.

How to Get Your LinkedIn Articles Read by More People

agora pulse

If you have started to use LinkedIn Publishing , you may be wondering how to get your articles read by more people. Regularly Write Your LinkedIn Articles. If you use a social media calendar , make sure you include “Write LinkedIn article” at least once a month.

25 Google Plus Resources, Articles, and Reviews to Help You Get Started

Pamorama

25 articles, resources, and reviews to help you understand the basics of Google+. Google+ (or is it “Google Plus&# ?), the search giant’s big social initiative, has arrived and there’s a lot to learn. Google’s answer to Facebook has been in the works for a year and has been delayed several times due to disagreements about its design, purpose, and execution.

There’s No Perfect Headline: Why We Need to Write Multiple Headlines for Every Article

Buffer Social

But it also places extra importance on the headlines we choose for our content, as headlines have the power to influence readers even if they don’t read any more of the article. Even with the articles we read online. Most people don’t read content online.

32 Blog Post Ideas for Your Next Article

Writtent Blog

Feeling a little stumped about your next article? Create a resource list of your website’s articles on a given topic. The post 32 Blog Post Ideas for Your Next Article appeared first on Writtent Blog. Image source. Never fear, for you’ve come to the right place.

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Mashable Punks Readers With Social Media Article

Shift Digital

Last week, someone sent me an article featured on Mashable and written by a guy named Alex Goldfayn. The title of the article was: 5 Reasons Social Media is Ruining Marketing. But as I read the article, I got a little confused.

Six social media tactical articles you need to read

SocialFish

Just a few links I’ve been saving for you recently. In no particular order: Social Media Demographics: The Surprising Identity Of Each Major Social Network (Business Insider). The latest demographic info for each of the major social sites. Mobile Strategy for Small Businesses (Moz Blog).

9 Tips to Spot Amazing Article Writers

Writtent Blog

Article writers – truly amazing ones who create content that will knock your visitors’ socks off – can sometimes be hard to come by, depending on your niche. Here’s a list of 9 quick tips to help you spot amazing article writers. They manage the entire article writing process for you.

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How Snapchat Discover Competes With Facebook Instant Articles and Twitter Moments

Simply Measured

According to a recent survey from Digital Content Next, respondents reported that “they were most likely to turn to Snapchat to consume and share content, compared to Facebook Instant Articles and Twitter Moments.”

5 Places To Publish Your Articles

Small Business Mavericks

Article marketing is still alive and well on the Internet. Do you ever wonder where you can publish your articles and build links back to your website or get the attention you deserve as an expert in your field? Here are 5 non-article directories that are great places for marketing your article content. HubPages – HubPages is a place for authors to publish articles on a variety of topics.

5 Tips for Posting Pulse Articles on LinkedIn

Geoff Livingston

Instead, the percentage of likes, reshares and comments per view is what triggers a featured article in Pulse. I can already see scenarios where people are gaming initial social engagement to trigger featured Pulse articles.

Putting the Art in Article, Part II: IntermediART to Advanced SmARTy Pants

Waxing UnLyrical

Great visuals can enhance your articles. They work well as stand-alone web content or even as an additional outline of a full length article. Are you using art to enhance your articles? Putting the Art in Article, Part II: IntermediART to Advanced SmARTy Pants.

Putting the Art in Article, Part I: Beginner Thou ART, Teach I Shall

Waxing UnLyrical

Below I’ve collected a list of tools to help you put the “art” in your article. With the amount of free content creator tools on the web, there is no reason why you should not be putting images in your blog posts, articles, news releases or any other web content.

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55% of Visitors Read Your Articles For 15 Seconds or Less: Why We Should Focus on Attention Not Clicks

Buffer Social

I’m guilty of it myself, and I completely understand why many of us write articles that are a little similar and repetitive. Even if someone clicks on your article, the likelihood of them taking it all in is very slim. Millions of blog posts are published every day.

How My Article on Quitting Foursquare Caused a 5500% Spike in Blog Traffic in 1 Day

Ari Herzog

You can see the Foursquare article is responsible for the mountain. Keep in mind that these are overall blog visitors, not specific to the Foursquare article. The article itself, through November 20, received 14,959 total visitors — with 13,748 unique visitors.

More Metrics Issues for Facebook; Instant Articles and comScore This Time

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook announced yet another metrics issue , this one involving Instant Articles and comScore. In an update to last week’s Facebook for Business post –which detailed fixes to metrics affecting estimated reach, Reactions counts on posts and a discrepancy involving its like and share buttons—the social network wrote: We’ve uncovered an issue for a small group of Instant Articles publishers that impacts reporting in comScore.

Happy #CMAD – 10 Articles You Should Read

Mindjumpers

In this post, I’ll list some great articles on the topic and point out a trend that you as a Community Manager can’t overlook. Below, we have picked out some of those articles, extra suitable for this special day: A Collection of Community Management Advice for #CMAD.

Facebook Graph API v2.8: Updates to Instant Articles, Offers and More

SocialTimes Facebook

which gives publishers using Instant Articles more flexibility and includes a redesign of Offers. will allow publishers to separate Instant Articles placement from Facebook Audience Network and enable or disable ad display. Instant Articles McEnery Convention Center mobile Offers Open Graph Publishers Q&A San JoseFacebook announced the release of Graph API v2.8, The social network said in a blog post that Graph API v2.8

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Hey, I Got the Lead Sentence in a Spammy Scraper Article

Adam Sherk

When I got a Google Alert that my name appeared in an article on NFL jerseys, I wasn’t quite sure what was going on. Instead it seems I’d been given the honor of being in the first sentence of a spam article that had scraped together a bunch of random content.

10 Years Ago Today! My 1st Article About Blogging

Debbie Weil

22, 2001 , that I published my first article about business blogging. It was exactly 10 years ago today, Aug. Whew. A lot of water under the bridge since then, including 9/11, which happened only a few weeks later.

10 Years Ago Today! My 1st Article About Blogging

Debbie Weil

22, 2001 , that I published my first article about business blogging. It was exactly 10 years ago today, Aug. Whew. A lot of water under the bridge since then, including 9/11, which happened only a few weeks later.

Article Distribution Sites with a PR 3 or Higher | Freelance.

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Article Distribution Sites with a PR 3 or Higher by cinta5 on April 23, 2009 Distributing articles can help build links to your website. SalviaFan Land rover I was wondering whether posting one article on the entire list will result to duplicate content problem. I have an article I want to submit but worried about the consequences.

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Is Article Marketing the Way to Build Traffic to Your Blog?

Janet Fouts

In February Google rolled out an update to their algorithms likely directed at sites that duplicate content for article marketing as well as those that “spin&# articles (replacing phrases and words so they aren’t exact duplicates and then posting to article hosting sites).

The Ultimate List of Visual Content Articles for Big Results

Socially Sorted

Looking for Visual Content Articles to learn more about how to use Visuals for better results in your business? I created this Ultimate list of Visual Content Articles because I’m always sharing blog posts with my community.

Facebook’s Trending Articles – adding irrelevance into my network

The Way of the Web

Facebook started testing ‘Trending Articles’ roughly a week ago, but they’ve appeared in my own account for the first time today. Now below the latest update from my network, I get a block displaying 5 articles read by someone connected to me, like so (name of friend removed as who knows whether they want it displayed publicly). Facebook social networks facebook trending articles interruptive marketing interruptive promotions

Facebook Instant Articles: How to Get Started for Business

Rebekah Radice

Wondering what Facebook Instant articles are or why they should matter to your business? billion monthly active users on mobile , they decided to develop “Instant Articles,” allowing brands to publish articles to the app that load with unprecedented speed.

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Day Four: How to Publish, Promote, and Propagate Your Article

ProBlogger

Your content marketing job doesn’t end on the day your article goes live. This article you spent three days crafting deserves attention, and it’s your job to ensure it gets it. Emailing your article to your list of readers or including it in your email newsletter.

The Changing Face Of Article Marketing

Small Business Mavericks

» The Changing Face Of Article Marketing Article marketing is a mainstay of Internet marketing. But recently, article marketing has taken a huge turn – for better and for the worse. Or find websites within your niche that publish articles.

Why Article Marketing Will Never Die

Small Business Mavericks

The True Meaning Of Content » Why Article Marketing Will Never Die A couple of days ago I wrote about Google’s recent algorithm change and how it is beating down the article directories. Article marketing has been around for a long time. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Why (Most) Training is Useless > Managing article by David Maister

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Blog Articles Podcasts Videocast Audio Books Strategy and the Fat Smoker First Among Equals Practice What You Preach The Trusted Advisor True Professionalism Managing the Professional Service Firm Practice Coach Seminar Notes Subscriptions. Articles. Return to Articles Index > Managing > Why (Most) Training is Useless. This article began as a series of posts on my blog. David Maister - Professional Business, Professional Life. jump to menu jump to content.

30 Social Media Sites, Tools, Posts and Articles that I Bookmarked from 2010

Direct Marketing Observations

One of the things that I do throughout the year though is, I stockpile sites, blog posts, articles, tools and things that just catch my eye-Oh yea that’s called social bookmarking isn’t it? 2010 was a heck of a year in so many ways wasn’t it? I know it was for me.