Ten Reasons PR Pros Should Blog

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Chris Lott via Flickr , Creative Commons One of the questions that Joe asked us was what our blogging experience has been like. Once you’ve been blogging for a bit, you’ll start being pitched. Blogging is a strange beast. Blogging has been a part of that.

How To Get Your Blog Project Approved

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali How To Get Your Blog Project Approved January 13th, 2011 Tweet Guest post by Shanan Sorochynski Okay, you’ve had nearly half a month to sink into 2011.

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20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

Kikolani

As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve. I receive a lot of questions on a regular basis about blogging, online marketing, and traffic generation, so I thought I would share my answers in this post. Blog Platform. Comments are the life of your blogging community.

The Public Doesn't Need to Know What Gov 2.0 is, But They Do Need.

Social Media Strategery

There have been a multitude of new policies , conferences , guidelines , platforms , and even awards for things related to something called Government 2.0 Even if they need to learn about Twitter or read government blogs? web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email!

Why Writing a Corporate Blog Can Be Fun (and Profitable Too)

Debbie Weil

I love her observation that "the networking goes on in the sidebar, too" through a carefully selected blogroll. Read on for the dirt on corporate blogging. Susan is best known for her blogging at GardenRant and award-winning Sustainable and Urban Gardening.

Marketplace to Buy, Sell Links Based on Google Authorship and Klout Launched

Bill Hartzer

The first-ever online marketplace for buying and selling links in articles and blog posts based on Google Authorship and Klout score has been launched. The goal of AuthorLinks is to change how links in blog posts and in articles are sold.

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How to Own Your Blogger Outreach Process

Convince & Convert

This means equipping them with the right assets to create visually driven content on Pinterest and Instagram, something to link to in a tweet, something worthwhile to share on Facebook, and of course, an entire experience to write about for their blog posts.

Google News Wants Title Tags to Match Headlines?

Adam Sherk

The headline/title tag tip is also included in their Help for Publishers guidelines on article titles ). 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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Google javascript Changes Put Publishers in Violation of Sponsored.

Adam Sherk

What Google doesn’t want is for those links to have SEO value, which is why their guidelines dictate that paid links are coded in a way that they will not pass PageRank. But Does it Violate Facebook Guidelines?

Alicia Keys Facebook Page: I'd Sign Up if She Asked Me All Cool

Adam Sherk

But Does it Violate Facebook Guidelines? Real-time Blogroll (via Google Reader) About.com Founder Scott Kurnit Launches Huge New Startup Called "AdKeeper" New Digg Buttons Released - Upgrade Now!

Rich Snippets: Increase Google Visibility for Reviews through.

Adam Sherk

You can follow Google’s guidelines for marking up structured data to learn how to do it, including the specific properties for reviews. Google JavaScript Changes Put Publishers in Violation of Sponsored Link Guidelines Does Google News Sitemaps New Format Help Publishers?

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Google News Now Recrawling Updated Articles

Adam Sherk

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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NBA Playoff Teams Ranked by Facebook Page Engagement

Adam Sherk

But Does it Violate Facebook Guidelines? { 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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A New Linking Strategy: Out is the New In

ProBlogger

We’ll put the odd blog in our blogroll, if we even have one. Brian Clark of Copyblogger wrote Why Linking to Other Blogs is Critical back in 2007. Dawud Miracle wrote on Lorelle on WordPress Why You Want to Link to Other Blogs where he explores more than just the page rank/traffic benefits. And to help you find interesting stuff to link to, check out Ben Yoskovitz’s Blog Hack: Link to New Blogs and Get More Readers.

A Closer Look at Fan Engagement on the Fox News Facebook Page

Adam Sherk

But Does it Violate Facebook Guidelines? 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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Yahoo Adds Enhanced News Results to searchmonkey

Adam Sherk

Related posts: Yahoo News Syndication: Attribution Links Not SEO-Friendly Rich Snippets: Increase Google Visibility for Reviews through Microformats Google News Optimization Tips Video Interview: Rupert Murdoch Doesn’t Like Search So Much Google JavaScript Changes Put Publishers in Violation of Sponsored Link Guidelines Leave a Comment Subscribe (1-2 posts per week) Connect with Me Recent Posts Which News Sites Get the Most Social Media Engagement?

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Your Mom's Coming to Facebook, But She May Not Stick Around

Adam Sherk

But Does it Violate Facebook Guidelines? Real-time Blogroll (via Google Reader) About.com Founder Scott Kurnit Launches Huge New Startup Called "AdKeeper" New Digg Buttons Released - Upgrade Now! Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Your Mom’s Coming to Facebook, But She May Not Stick Around by Adam Sherk on May 29, 2009 Inside Facebook published some new statistics this week on Facebook’s US audience growth over the last 60 days.

Private companies, ID cards, data and employees

The Way of the Web

As data becomes increasingly valuable, companies need to ensure they meet all legal regulations and ethical guidelines, and also think about who has access to the data, and for what reason. blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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Does Google News Sitemaps New Format Help Publishers?

Adam Sherk

Blog content does get some extra exposure however. When a user clicks on the “all X news articles” link at the bottom of a story cluster, Blogs is the second section on the full coverage page: Two other new tags in Google News Sitemaps are and.

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Book Review Wednesday: Wikibrands: Reinventing your company in.

Akamai Marketing

Each element has its own chapter: F ocus, L anguage and Content, I ncentives & Motivations & Outreach, R ules Guidelines & Rituals, T ools.

Newsweek's Tim Geithner Interview Live on Facebook: Don't Forget.

Adam Sherk

But Does it Violate Facebook Guidelines? Real-time Blogroll (via Google Reader) About.com Founder Scott Kurnit Launches Huge New Startup Called "AdKeeper" New Digg Buttons Released - Upgrade Now!

Newsweek's Tim Geithner Interview Live on Facebook: Don't Forget.

Adam Sherk

But Does it Violate Facebook Guidelines? Real-time Blogroll (via Google Reader) About.com Founder Scott Kurnit Launches Huge New Startup Called "AdKeeper" New Digg Buttons Released - Upgrade Now!

Powwowing With Pepco on Social Media

Waxing UnLyrical

Our crisis communications plan consist of pre-event, event, and post-event reporting guidelines and information. Shannon Pauls Very Official Blog Spin Sucks TopRank Online Marketing Blog Writing Boots - David Murray Love WUL? Oh, one other thing: my blog = my sandbox.

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Measurement… Supplemented

Waxing UnLyrical

They also helped promote the Life… supplemented™ awareness campaign by blogging, tweeting, and giving shoutouts at industry events. Shannon Pauls Very Official Blog Spin Sucks TopRank Online Marketing Blog Writing Boots - David Murray Love WUL?

Organising Knowledge " Wheel Taxonomies

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Please enter the word you see in the image below: Comment Guidelines : Basic XHTML is allowed ( , , ) Line breaks and paragraphs are automatically generated. Blogroll. www.straitsknowledge.com. articles. how-to guides. events. publications. videos. about. Wheel Taxonomies.

5 Tips To Avoid New Job Burnout

Waxing UnLyrical

Clearly, your new employer might have guidelines as to when you can get online and on social networks and when you can’t. But I think you forgot one tip - something along the lines of getting a good nights sleep, and not blogging at 4 a.m.!

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15 Reasons Your PR Pitches Suck

Waxing UnLyrical

Im sure there are corporate guidelines and personal preferences at play, I was just surprised by the terse reaction. are lots of great blogs about there about sharpening your pitches– I like this post and this blog in [.] Oh, one other thing: my blog = my sandbox.

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Why Social Media is Scary | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

For junior employees - “Yeah, that’s great that I can start a blog that everyone in the organization can read, but what will I say? Now, you’re making me blog about my work? I can see their blog postings, their wiki edits, their bookmarks, and their skillset.

Taking Gov 2.0 to the Ballpark

Social Media Strategery

to the Ballpark ([link to post]) – new blog post up now #gov20 #sportssocmed – Posted using Chat Catcher [link] govwiki (govwiki) Twitter Comment RT Taking Gov 2.0 web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email! Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0

Is Enterprise 2.0 Learned From a Book or From Doing?

Social Media Strategery

Discussions on Day Two centered around the right balance of policies, rules, guidelines, and best practices for internal wikis; the risks of open vs. closed networks; and the need for open/transparent communication between IT and the user community.

Social Media isn'ta Prerequisite for Open Government

Social Media Strategery

Sure, social media can help facilitate this transformation, but starting a blog or Twitter account is by no means a prerequisite. You don’t have to wait until you hammer out a Twitter policy or get legal approval for your blogging guidelines to start this transformation.You don’t need to create all kinds of widgets and mashups with your data. Guide Social Media and the Next Generation I Started a Blog But No One Cared The Public Doesnt Need to Know What Gov 2.0

How to BE a Government Consultant and Use Social Media

Social Media Strategery

Now, consider this blog post a public service announcement for all you consultants and contractors out there (including all you Booz Allen guys too!) – I don’t want you to become the next Gov 2.0 If someone comments on your blog, comment back.

Gov 2.0 Isn't Achieved via Instruction Manual

Social Media Strategery

What blogging platform should they use and how often should they blog? Other agencies are following suit and issuing their own policies and guidelines. blog comments powered by Disqus « Previous Entries Next Entries » Popular Comments Featured Tags Identify the Right People to Manage Your Social Media Initiatives The Evolution of the Social Media Evangelist Twenty Theses for Government 2.0, web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email!

What Makes Government 2.0 Different from Enterprise 2.0? | Social.

Social Media Strategery

From wikis in the Intelligence Community to internal blogs at IBM , many of my clients see these articles and want to use social media to realize these same benefits, but don’t know how to do it. The first thing that I have to tell them is that just because another organization, company, or agency implemented blogs or wikis or whatever else, they won’t necessarily see the same results, especially if they compare themselves to case studies in the private sector.

The “Getting Started with Government 2.0” Guide | Social Media.

Social Media Strategery

Set up a Google Alert for your name/organization so that you’re notified whenever someone writes a blog post, news article, etc. Find your organization’s social media policy/guidelines and memorize them. web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email!

How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google

Viper Chill

For a lot of competitive keyphrases online you’ll also find popular blogs, forums and niche social networks ranking highly. Utilise Guest Posting I talk about guest blogging a lot here but for good reason – it has lots of benefits. I have written a massive guide to guest blogging that tells you more about the practice, so read that for a detailed guide on how to get links through this process. This blog helps people leave the rat race and make a living online.