4 Ways Facebook Instant Articles Will Change Blogging Forever

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Facebook Instant Articles is Facebook’s latest way for you to engage your audience with material you post on your blog. According to Facebook, the over 1,000 publishers who are using Facebook Instant articles are seeing 20% more clicks and 30% more shares.

Facebook Eyes Clickbait-Free News Feed

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Facebook hopes to catch clickbait in the algorithm net it is using to clean up its News Feed. Research scientist Alex Peysakhovich and user experience researcher Kristin Hendrix detailed the latest change to the social network’s News Feed algorithm in a Newsroom post , saying that the tweak was a response to feedback from users. To address this feedback from our community, we’re making an update to News Feed ranking to further reduce clickbait headlines in the coming weeks.

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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.

Facebook News Feed Algorithm Changes: 5 Must-Reads

Firebelly

This week, Facebook announced more changes to its news feed algorithm. Facebook News Feed Algorithm Changes…Again. Facebook issued news feed algorithm changes again and community managers everywhere are fighting the urge to melt their faces off.

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News Feed Optimization (NFO) is the new SEO!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This is the algorithm that controls what you see in your News Feed when you log into Facebook. This is a new type of optimization called News Feed Optimization and it’s the next big race for all of us to embark on.

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Turning off the ViperChill RSS Feed: What You HAVE to Tell Your Blog Readers

Viper Chill

Countless news articles have been written by the BBC, New York Times, the Verge and many other huge publications, all highlighting other services that people can be using instead. I’m personally moving everything over to Feedly, due to the fact they have iOS and Android apps.

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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).

Creating a Custom RSS Feed for Guest Posts

Kikolani

Figuring out how to do this with particular systems might pose a specific challenge, especially if those networks only allow you to import one RSS feed. Creating a Custom RSS Feed. Ok, not from scratch, but using the base elements from another RSS feed. The Custom Feed Results.

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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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What Facebook’s News Feed Algorithm Means To Your Reach

Mindjumpers

Last week, Facebook once again made an update to the way stories are ranked in the news feed. With the latest update, Facebook has put emphasis on the fact that people use the Facebook News Feed to stay updated – not only about their friends but also about what’s happening in the world.

The Changing Face Of Article Marketing

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» 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?

Feature Friday: How iGoogle is My RSS Feed HQ

Ari Herzog

The following is a guest blog article by Chris Apple. You can add RSS feeds, YouTube subscriptions, personalize it with custom themes, and even view your Gmail inbox, all in one place. As you can see, I use iGoogle for all of my RSS feeds. How to add RSS feeds to iGoogle.

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Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide

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We want to work with partners to evolve our current formats— Facebook Live , 360 video , Instant Articles , etc.—to We’re going to start testing this using Instant Articles, so that readers can start to see multiple stories at a time from their favorite news organizations.

Here's A Unique Thought On Article Writing

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» Here’s A Unique Thought On Article Writing I don’t read Michael Martinez much, but I trust that he knows what he’s talking about. Such was the case recently when I read his thoughts on how to get quality articles for your website. About Us What’s a Maverick?

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

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6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds. Information overload is a real problem for many web users, and one way to cope with it is to filter your RSS feeds so you only see what you want to see. There are many ways to filter news feeds from your favorite sources, including passively by relying on meme trackers like Techmeme or social news services such as Google Readers shared items. Feed Rinse is a best of class RSS filtering application. Products , RSS & Feed Management.

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On The Death Of Google Reader

Waxing UnLyrical

But is this just a sign of RSS feeds becoming a part of Internet Past? Before Google announced they were shutting down Reader , I hadn’t looked at my feed in months, maybe a year, or more. I think this could be the beginning of the end for the RSS feed.

The Secret to Feeding Your Family with a Blog

ProBlogger

It said: “FEED THE PEANUT&#. For you, Feeding the Peanut may mean paying medical bills or mounting credit card debt. For me, Feeding the Peanut is taking care of those that I love, including my newborn daughter. using tools to bookmark articles on dozens of sites.

How To Curate Content Better In Less Time

Peg Fitzpatrick

Time spent reading niche-related blog articles is important to keep up with industry news. Still, feeding the content monster can take over if you let it. Feeding the content monster can take over if you let it. Extra resource: How to Use RSS Feeds in Sprout.

Instagram’s New Algorithm – What You Need to Know

Mindjumpers

It begins with co-founders Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom explaining that “on average, people miss about 70% of the posts in their Instagram feed” , which may be alarming to some. As general guidance, it may be efficient to stop thinking about news feeds as stories.

33 Phenomenal Content Marketing and Copywriting Guides and Tips

Webbiquity SMM

Discover the answers to these questions and many more here in more than 30 of the best content marketing articles and blog posts of the past year. ” Feeding The Content Marketing Beast – 7 Places to Find Cheap Content by Heidi Cohen.

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps.

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Facebook Takes Scissors to Paper App

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The first section in Paper is your Facebook News Feed , where you’ll enjoy inspiring new designs for photos, videos and longer written posts. Facebook’s stand-alone Paper application, which debuted amid much fanfare in February 2014 , will be sent to the recycle bin after July 29.

Twitterfeed, HootSuite RSS Feeds, and Blog Posting Schedules

Kikolani

Twitterfeed and HootSuite offer the ability to take a RSS feed from any site and update it to your Twitter account automatically when new feed items are found. Pros of Automatic RSS Feed Updating. Simply register an account with Twitterfeed and Create a New RSS Feed to begin.

Ex-NBC News, CNN Anchor Campbell Brown to Lead Facebook News Partnership Team

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They told Rutenberg that Brown would focus on matching Facebook’s journalist partners with the social network’s features, including Facebook Live livestreaming videos, Instant Articles and News Feed. Facebook Revolving door Campbell Brown Chris Ariens CNN Education Facebook Live Instant Articles Jim Rutenberg Journalism Journalists Live Videos Livestreaming Media NBC News News News Feed Publishers television The 74 The New York Times TV TVNewser Videos

Etsy's PR Nightmare: Greeting Cards Making Light Of Rape

Waxing UnLyrical

Walking the transparency talk I WAS going to write about something to do with online integrity, but, like many well-meaning bloggers, I got side-tracked by my Twitter feed. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email.

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A Dying Breed

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If the story is not in your feed, or you're being forced to leave wherever that feed may be, it's getting harder and harder to get those readers to click out of their native environments (the places that they want to keep thumbing through). Shortly after that, they removed the delineation between what was an "article" and what was the "blogging section." news feed. Tags: article. With each passing day, the blogger - as we have known them to date - is fading. .

Save Time and Effort With Facebook Saved Audiences

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I suggest referring to this article on what the best ones are to have in your repertoire. Planning campaigns, hunting down creative, editing the creative to fit social media platforms, planning daily budgets, working on audiences, etc.,

Facebook Adds New Weapons to Its Fight Against Fake News, Hoaxes

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Vice president of News Feed Adam Mosseri said in a Newsroom post detailing Facebook’s new efforts: We believe in giving people a voice and that we cannot become arbiters of truth ourselves, so we’re approaching this problem carefully.

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Facebook Pages Paid for 31.68% of Total Reach in April (Report)

SocialTimes Facebook

The News Feed algorithm now predicts how likely you are to click on an article and how long you are likely to spend reading it–all this in order to put more relevant content into your News Feed.

EzineArticles Says Keyword Density Is Important | Small Business.

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» EzineArticles Says Keyword Density Is Important If you’ve been paying attention to the Google Panda update, you’ve noticed that EzineArticles – the largest article directory online – was hit and suffered a huge traffic loss. About Us What’s a Maverick?

If You Didn’t Think RSS Was Dead Before, Facebook Just Killed it, Completely

Stay N' Alive

That aside, among all their announcements there was one that stood out to me: Facebook is launching their “save button” for saving articles for reading later to allow websites all over the internet to allow saving, right on Facebook.

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The Anemic State Of Content And News

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Still, there is a very strong likelihood that you have already shared this article. Sure, we all know the countless times that people share things like celebrity death hoaxes or an article of an event that took place years ago, but somehow made its way back into a Facebook newsfeed. Let's not even begin to discuss how often "news" items are shared that are, in fact, articles from the parody site The Onion. Did you read the article? Tags: article.

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The Changing State Of Blogs

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They enabled people to comment and share, had links within the text, and were also available via RSS feeds. Remember RSS feeds ? It was the ability for readers/community members to "subscribe" to a blog feed. From a blog post to an article. rss feed. Tags: article. Are blogs dead? Why is this question being debated so much lately? Earlier today, Social Media Examiner 's Michael Stelzner invited Mark W.

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18 Things About Facebook Rankings To Remember

Small Business Mavericks

Once upon a time, a business could utilize the organic reach of their Facebook Page posts and show up on the news feeds of interested followers. Chris Crum has put together Everything Facebook Has Said Over The Past Year About News Feed Ranking on WebProNews. He has 18 points from their series of “News Feed FYI” announcements since August of 2013. Facebook shows more articles, comments & mobile clicks matter — December 2013.

The Medium Is/Is Not The Message

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No more gatekeepers (as Seth Godin calls them), no more editors deciding which articles go where (and how long/what it should say). The unique qualifiers that made something a blog post over an article is gone. Blogs used to be different because they were personalized (like an online journal), on a blog platform, RSS feeds, comments, etc. Now, there is nothing that distinguishes a blog post from an article these days. article. rss feed.

Another Round of Changes for Facebook’s Trending Feature

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Cathcart provided more details on the changes to Trending: In order to provide people with more context on what is trending on Facebook, we will now display a headline from a publisher’s article about that topic.

Who Profits From Social Media?

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According to an article on My Edmonds News website, small businesses stand to profit more from social media than big businesses or corporations. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Ten Years Gone

Geoff Livingston

Feeding the beast to stay relevant forced me into a daily blogging discipline. No, we call them articles now. Social Media article blog blogging brand journal content creative fool ten years writingTen years is a long time. Ten years of blogging?

Google: The search party is not over

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[This is a guest post by Zachary Zawarski, a Google Apps Consultant , in response to Fortune Magazine's article Google: The search party is over.]. Social media is not going to make search irrelevant as Copeland alludes to in his article.