Yahoo! Unloads Delicious

Small Business Mavericks

Unloads Delicious Yesterday, the Internet’s largest has been – Yahoo! – sold Delicious. Delicious is one of the early forerunners of social bookmarking. The question is, can these two successful entrepreneurs take Delicious and turn it into a superstar?

The Anatomy of Viral Content


Sharing content is an integral part of modern life. We share more content from more sources with more people more quickly and more often than ever before. So how do you tap into this behavior and get your content in front of as many people as possible? Anatomy of viral content.

Trending Sources

Do You Speak Fluent Content Marketing?

Simply Measured

Content Share Tracking 101 Download. It seems like we content marketers can’t help but develop our own language. And do you understand them enough to speak content marketing fluently? Think of each piece of content as a chapter that add to the bigger story.

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Content Marketing Smart – Why Your Blog Article is Just the Beginning


End result: One 2000 word, comprehensive article on Facebook Ad best practices. Let’s rethink how we create content. In this article I’ll dive into content marketing smart, not hard. Introduction to content marketing smart. Your blog article is just the beginning.

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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.

Tips on How PR Pros Can Create Social Media Success


I was inspired to share these tips by an article on Mashable , since I find them very useful. This means there can be great value in timing news or relevant content around these popular events in order for them to have an engaged audience to spread the message.

Revamping Old Content

Small Business Mavericks

Unloads Delicious Kudos To HubPages » Revamping Old Content About once a year or so you should go through your old content and update it. This includes your static content, blog content, and maybe even your social media content.

Never Run Out of Content to Share: 70+ Places to Curate Great Content

Buffer Social

Curating top content from around the web is a great strategy to increase your social media reach. For example, we grew our Facebook reach tremendously with high-quality content from third-party sources. With our community’s help, we put together an ultimate list of content curation sources across multiple industries. I hope you’ll find some great websites for your content curation strategy. The big list of content curation sources across multiple topics.

Content Curation: Why Is The Content Curator The Key Emerging Online Editorial Role Of The Future?

Print this article | Read this article in: | IT | Content Curation: Why Is The Content Curator The Key Emerging Online Editorial Role Of The Future? What is content curation and why is it so important for the future of web content publishers?

10 Thought Leaders Share Thoughts on Curating Content

Some companies choose a pure creation strategy and find it to be a formidable undertaking, especially creating unique and valuable content over a long period of time. Within the field of content marketing, curation is becoming a popular topic of discussion.

Why Social Media Is Like Getting Stoned

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Opinions expressed in the article are those of the guest author and not necessarily Techipedia/Tamar Weinberg. Fascinating article. Tamre’ Reply Danny D April 29, 2010 at 7:22 am Very good article. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

The Content Creation Formula for Successful Online Marketing


Online marketing can be an impossible task without quality content. There is so much content online to start with, and social media algorithms are making that content harder and harder to see. How can we create that content? Readers won’t stick around for crappy content.

Content Curation for Twitter: How To Be a "Thought Leader DJ"

A Content Curator is a DJ. On Twitter, you are mixing content, content that the audience you hope to engage will find--not only interesting--but, irresistible, irresistible enough to comment on, @reply, retweet, share, like, etc. As a Content Curator, you should be entertaining.

My Love Affair With Pocket

Twist Image

Where do you save and read your online content? You would think that with all of this technology and content that we''re constantly creating, publishing and reading, that it would be a whole lot simpler to save, share and consume it. If we go back to the early days of online content, I quickly became enamored with Delicious (which, at the time, was a bookmarking service coupled with an online social network). A system to save and find content. content.

Has Search Replaced Bookmarking?

Twist Image

There's no denying that I'm a fan of Delicious - the online social bookmarking service (I Blogged about my love for Delicious back in 2007, right here: Why I was really sad to hear that Yahoo (who bought the company in 2005) may be ditching the service (more that here: Leaked Slide Shows Yahoo Is Killing Delicious & Other Web Apps and here: Yahoo Claims It's Not Killing Delicious ), but not all that surprised. Content used to come and go.

2897 Words on How to Create Viral Content (The Key Element Behind.

Viper Chill

This not only creates impact, but also allows editors to simply snip off the bottom paragraph of a story if they need space for other articles. As the final paragraph is the least important, their editing does not affect the article too much. Great article, as always.

Content Curation: Learning from others and sharing their knowledge

Go to Home Page: Access Key 1 Skip to Main Menu: Access Key 2 Skip to Section Menu: Access Key 3 Skip to Main Content: Access Key S Skip to Search: Access Key 4 Skip to Footer: Access Key 5 Cool Its not just an attitude , its my name. The process of content curation is pretty simple.

4 Content Curation Ideas to Implement Now

Junta42 Content Marketing blog The Content Marketing Revolution How Junta42 Works Find a Vendor Blog Community About Us Top 42 Blogs The Book « Are My Customers Interested in What I Have to Say? Main September 22, 2010 4 Content Curation Ideas to Implement Now I caught Paul Gillin's column in B2B magazine yesterday on how curation is the new creation.  For example, Junta42 has been curating the top content marketing blogs for over three years now.

Social Media Marketing Tips and Tricks for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and More


Implement Twitter cards so that any tweets of your content include applicable visual media. You can take this further by attributing content to creators, customizing the snippet, and using images up to 560 x 750 px. Want to get the most out of your social media marketing activities?

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Guerrilla Social Media Marketing: Guest posts and articles

Josh S Peters

A guest post can add credibility to your name, get your ideas and content in front of a whole new set of eyes and help you build new relationships. There are some things to consider when doing a guest post so go read the article and lets talk about it.

Association Social Media: American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)


How do you decide what content to post where? My focus is on developing content for Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. We do not post the same content across all sites. If we do feature the same content, we try t o modify it to be specifically tailored for that site.

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Content Aggregation For Links, Traffic And Buzz

If you’re a content producer of any variety, researching, collecting and then putting together the best material you can find is huge, especially if you’ve got an eye for top content in your niche. This includes aggregating content.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), Content Development/Marketing. The downside to this article?

BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business

SocMed Sean

I (nor anyone else) can predict what content will “Go Viral” 5) There is no single recipe for success in social media. Then, listen to their social media activity and determine what content would meet their needs… not yours. A content plan.

8 Rules to Develop the Habit of Blogging at Weekly Articles About Blogging - NxE

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Article Index. pseudomeasures » Web Sites. […] Article On Blogging Habits by Leo. […]. I personally try for every day posting but sometimes the posts are not quite as content filled as the others. Like my target in next 6 hours is to write around 6 articles.

Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth

Starring one of Australia’s most famous & delicious drag queens JOYCE MAYNGE, this video was made for less than $500 and everyone volunteered their time. Privacy Type: Open: All content is public.

Top 6 Ideas for Incredible Viral Content for Social Media.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Viral content is what people look for. Viral content is what people bookmark. Viral content is what people talk about. Viral content can spark memes. Viral content is the foundation for linkbait. What is makes good viral content?

11 Tweet Writing Tips for a Quick Start [+Examples]

Writtent Blog

Examples of this Tweet writing formula: Please ReTweet my new article on copywriting techniques ! Examples of this Tweet writing formula: Check out our exclusive interview with content expert @annhandley! 5: Article Quotations. ” “Content is still king.”

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring, analytics and stats for Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram, with benchmarking to measure your performance against peers, insights to optimize content, and reporting capabilities. Retweet, reply, comment, and like relevant content, right from your tagboard.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

of articles on the topic of Internet Marketing, from SEO to social media to web usability and then some. And every year, I hand pick the best articles that I’ve read and compile them in a resource that I hope will last a long time. Every year, I can only read so many articles.

Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The problem as I see it is from a content creator paradigm, where the content creators are the ones footing the bills for bandwidth usage, paying the writers, and putting tears and sweat into their content so that it becomes sellable. We must evolve as content creators.

The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor

Razor Social

You’ll also want to measure the growth of your social circles and the level of social amplification from content shared, however, you’re drifting into the functionality of the analytics tools so you only want high level information here. You can monitor content and conversations.

Storify filters online content into easy-to-read stories

The web-based software lets users integrate content from API-enabled sites like Twitter into a single thread where users can place pieces of content in the order that they choose. Users simply type in a headline and drag content into the thread.

7 Creative Ways to Visually Brand Your Business on Social Media

Rebekah Radice

With 63% of all social media content including an image, it’s time to increase your odds of winning the moment. Learn how visual marketing can redefine how you share content. Each one has created massive appeal through strong visual content. Repurpose Your Content.

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How to Create Social Media Graphics That Spread Like Wildfire

Rebekah Radice

Each has created massive appeal through strong visual content. Below are steps that you can quickly take to start creating content your audience loves…and wants to spread like wildfire. Why Does Visual Content Matter? Use Images To Optimize Your Social Media Content.

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Who Cares What Chris Brogan is Drinking?

Convince & Convert

A week or so prior, he wrote: I’m drinking a delicious though simple yerba mate with chai spices (Yes, Indian friends, I know that “chai” means “tea,” but that’s the label). I interviewed him via Skype while researching my article. Image via

Breaking Google Reader on the wheel of Google +?

The Way of the Web

I’ve shared 16991 articles since starting to use Google Reader, and all of the value that has created is going. It’s not quite like social bookmarking, where I’ve used Diigo and Delicious in tandem for a long time now to ensure that I always have a backup – it means exporting all my data, finding a service which is directly comparable in terms of features, and hoping that everything can be uploaded and work without disrupting my business too much.

How to Generate Blog Post Ideas

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » How I Generated One Years Worth of Content Ideas In One Hour, And You Can Too How I Generated One Years Worth of Content Ideas In One Hour, And You Can Too Written by Glen, this post has 66 Comments I have a confession to make.

5 Ways to Revitalize Stale Content With Your Personal Brand


As content marketers, we’re occasionally stuck with “stale” content. Stale content comes in many forms, but it shares a commonality in being less effective than its “fresh” counterparts. But stale content presents an interesting dimension; it isn’t necessarily “bad” content.

Some Perspectives on Pinterest

Social Media Marketing

There are a number of sites and platforms that serve as social bookmarking tools: Delicious is probably the best known one; StumbleUpon, Reddit and Digg are variations on the concept of the merging of discovery, serendipity and search, with tagging as the common thread that runs through each.