Worst Blogs Online & Why Technorati Likes Them

Idaconcpts

There are good blogs, and there are bad blogs. In an ideal world, all the bad blogs would just go away and no one would ever read them, and all the good blogs – the ones with great design and even better content – would float to the top and thrive.

5 Strategies to Build a Network of Bloggers and Journalists

Waxing UnLyrical

Find directories ( alltop.com , technorati ). Interact with them on Twitter, comment on one of their blog posts, or even just retweet one of their tweets to let them know you are paying attention. Please share in the comments below! Guest Post by Alicia Lawrence.

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The Rapid eLearning Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The Rapid Elearning Blog. 15 comments. Also, if you have any comments or suggestions, feel free to add them to the comments section. 15 comments. 30 comments. If you’re a regular reader of this blog, then you know that’s flat out wrong.

Is Blogging Dead or Are Companies Not Trying Hard Enough?

spinsucks.com

But the stat I want to talk about today is the number of blogs on the Internet. According to Technorati , there are 158 million blogs floating around, which is partly why I’m so surprised to keep reading that blogging is dead. And the blog fails.

B2B Blogging Trends for 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Blogging is often viewed as the core component of a B2B social media marketing strategy, and other than discussion forums, it’s the most mature component of social media. So what’s next for B2B blogging? Subscribe to the comments for this post?

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How I Set Up My WordPress Blog In 2 Hours

Waxing UnLyrical

But really, how many blogs does a gal need? If you and I talk regularly on Twitter, or Facebook… heck, even in the early days of WUL (and I have to stifle a giggle as I say that, because this blog is barely two years old!), Don’t agonize too much over starting your blog.

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. I shut off comments after 30 days.

100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog

Webbiquity SMM

Over time, the top source of traffic for most blogs is search. But two great sources are blog directories and RSS syndication sites. To give credit where it’s due, both the TopRank Online Marketing Blog and Robin Good have provided nice lists in the past, but as changes in the blog directory world can be challenging to keep pace with, both now include dead links and directories that have significantly changed their policies (e.g. Webbiquity B2B Marketing Blog).

The Future of Blogging: I Had to Tell You This

Viper Chill

This is an important blog post, because it makes a prediction. A prediction about the future of blogging; a platform actively used by over 181 million people (Nielsen data for October 2011). What Steve Kamb did to build a six-figure blog in the overly saturated health niche.

Blog World LA 2011 Recap – Session Notes and Experiences from #BWELA

Kikolani

Because I decided the night before, until 2:30am in the morning, was a great time to update my blog with new pages for my favorite subjects ( blogging , business , SEO , and social media ) and my new services. Do more than just a blog post for a product review.

Best Business Blogging Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

How can you improve your blog’s position in search engines? Discover the answers to all of these questions and more here in the final selection of the best guides and tips for business blogging from the past year. Blogging Guides, Tips and Techniques. What’s Up, Blog?

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Why Your Corporate Website Needs a Blog

Bill Hartzer

If you are in charge of a B2B (business to business) corporate web site, you might have wrestled with the decision of whether or not your company should create a blog. The Nuts about Southwest blog is the corporate blog of Southwest Airlines. Share this on Technorati.

How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10 How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10 Written by Glen, this post has 62 Comments It’s no secret that one-man blogs can make a lot of money.

The Bamboo Project Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The Bamboo Project Blog. The Power of Blogging ISNT Just in Reading Them. In a few weeks were going to be looking at blogs in the Work Literacy course. First was my experience last week in talking with people about blogging and learning. Comments (2). |. Blogging.

Lifting the Fog of the Blog: 8 Strategic Questions Before You Write 1 Word

Convince & Convert

There are more than 150 million blogs, according to Technorati’s “State of the Blogosphere&# report. As a frequent blog consultant, I find the success impediment isn’t really the effort required, but rather a planning deficit. What other blogs do they read?

Millions Of WordPress.com Blogs On Pause Due To Back-End Outage

Idaconcpts

The error seems to be affecting the entire site network, so it’s millions of sites and people’s personal blogs. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati.

The Bamboo Project Blog

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The Bamboo Project Blog. Comments (0). |. Comments (13). |. If you have any, please email them to me or leave me something in comments. You can: Take a picture (or several) and upload them to Flickr or to your blog. Write about your hometown in your blog. Create a Voicethread presentation with narration--this also lets people respond with their own audio comments. " Use the same tag for Technorati. Comments (16). |. Blogging.

Kick Start Your Blog by Embracing the Nobodies

Kikolani

Your blog has been up for about six months, and your traffic is hovering around ten unique visitors per day… on a good day. In searching for an effective blog promotion strategy , you eventually realize that commenting on other blogs can be a good way of getting some attention. So you make your list of the hottest blogs to be on, and subscribe to them all. But It Isn’t Really About the Comments. Where to Find the Small Blogs. Blogging

8 Best Practices for Collaborative Blog Groups

Kikolani

In the last few months, I have had the privilege of becoming a regular contributor on several multi-author blogs such as Search Engine Journal , Famous Bloggers , Social Media Examiner , Search Engine Watch , and Stay on Search. Sites like these usually have their own private groups for the contributors to the blog, which is definitely a great idea. This should be the most obvious and important use of a private blog group. Make Money Blogging. Technorati**.

Mobile Blogging – How to Make Your WordPress Blog Smartphone Ready

Kikolani

WordPress Mobile Pack was the first plugin I discovered while surfing another WordPress blog on my Droid. It basically allows you to setup your blog in a mobile format with four basic theme colors (black, red, blue, and green). Post Comment Form using WordPress Mobile Pack.

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

SocMed Sean

Since the whole purpose of this blog is to share my thoughts and experiences, I thought it might be a good exercise to just dump out the items that come to mind first on certain topics. Facebook 19) The vast majority of post/comments made by visitors to a Facebook page go unanswered.

IT'S TIME TO TEACH MARKETING & SALES IN LAW SCHOOL

Myrland Marketing

Home About Services Social Media Speaking-Training LMA Contact Subscribe Myrland Marketing Minutes Strategic Social Media: Making Social Media Make Sense IT’S TIME TO TEACH MARKETING & SALES IN LAW SCHOOL by Nancy Myrland on May 29, 2009 Bentley Tolk , well-known legal marketing expert, wrote an article on his blog last night titled Will Law School Ever Teach Marketing For Law Firms? I look forward to your comments as well.

Search Engine Optimization: Why a Blog is Important

Bill Hartzer

When talking to business owners about marketing their businesses on the internet, I often get asked about why I always recommend that their online marketing strategy, their search engine optimization efforts, include a blog. – You can publicize the RSS feed of your blog.

Social Media Presence of the Technorati Top 20

Viper Chill

Affiliate SEO: How Websites Are Ranking in The Most Profitable Niches Written by Glen on September 14th, 2010 153 Comments Would you believe there’s a top ranking site in a niche with over 300,000 searches per month which only has 4 pages and spams forums for links? Home What the F ?

24 Things I Do When Launching a New Blog

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » 24 Things I Do When Launching a New Blog 24 Things I Do When Launching a New Blog Written by Glen, this post has 108 Comments Launching a new blog is very daunting for some whilst very exciting for others. my new blog.

12 Essential Tips for Revitalising Your Blog in 2012

ProBlogger

As 2011 comes to a close, now is a better time than ever to evaluate your blog, its performance, and most importantly, what you can do to improve your blog in 2012! A point I always like to drive home is that you will never find blogging success by turning into an “eternal student”, one who always consumes information but never creates or takes action. And that is an essential ingredient to growing a popular blog. What about your blog makes it distinct?

Neil Patel’s Guide to Writing Popular Blog Posts

ProBlogger

Do you wish you knew the secret to writing popular blog posts? You know, the posts that get over 200 comments, 20 backlinks, and hundreds of shares on social networking sites? Over the past five years I’ve started two blogs. The first one became a Technorati top 100 site, and now I’m working on Quick Sprout. The first thing you’ll probably notice when you look at popular blog posts is they’re really easy to understand. The same is true about a blog.

Increase Traffic and Authority by Listing Your Blog

Kikolani

There are a lot of places to list your blog for getting the maximum exposure, as well as places where you can receive blog reviews that may be the first impression a visitor may come across for your site. Here are some to add your blog or submit your site to in order to increase your blog traffic and reputation. Want to get reviews and ratings for your writing skills and your blog? For Top Blog Lists. Want to get listed as a top blog in your niche?

When is the Best Time to Post a Blog Post?

Bill Hartzer

When is the best time to post a blog post? Is there a certain time of day and day of the week when it is ideal to post your article or blog post on your blog? Why does the timing of a blog post depend on various or different factors? What is your goal for the blog post?

How to Get Started with Social Media Advertising

Idaconcpts

Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Blog marketing Facebook Ads LinkedIn LinkedIn Ads MyLikesSo many social media options, so little time.

Forget Blogging as Usual: 5 Outrageous Tips for Super-sized Attention

ProBlogger

About six thousand new blog posts are published. Blogs have given enormous power to people. Do you want attention for your blog? What about super-sized attention—the kind you get when someone likes Drudge or Time magazine links to your blog because of your work? Of course, you can also comment. According to the 2011 Technorati State of the Blog report , 90 percent of bloggers use some kind of multimedia on their site.

Six Steps to a Remarkably Powerful, Personal Network - Liz Strauss at Successful Blog - Thinking, writing, business ideas. You're only a stranger once.

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Filed under Inside-Out Thinking , Successful Blog |. -->. 25 Comments to “Six Steps to a Remarkably Powerful, Personal Network&#. Why all the Fuss about Blogs in Marketing Strategies? Words of a Broken Mirror said. […] blogs make networking a true pleasure. in 50 Words - Liz Strauss at Successful Blog - Thinking, writing, business ideas. Success Can Come Right Out of Nowhere - Liz Strauss at Successful Blog - Thinking, writing, business ideas.

7 Deadly Blog Writing Sins

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Marketing > 7 Deadly Blog Writing Sins 7 Deadly Blog Writing Sins by Tamar Weinberg on July 15, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Frank Lee.

Analysis of Five Top Blogs and What You Can Learn from Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I discovered many of them tend to quit, lose hope, or even become less dedicated to their blogs when it seems they are not seeing any result for a period of time. In blogging, however, we all know that there is nothing like overnight success and you will only get what you put into it.

3 Key Features to Blog from a Smart Phone

Idaconcpts

The first blog post of idaconcpts.com was on August 6, 2008). Once I started getting a bit of reader traction, I started wondering whether I could blog on the go. After that I decided not to continue blogging from my iPhone. Subscribe to the comments for this post?

Popup Opt-in Forms: Case Studies, WordPress Plugins, and Alternatives

Kikolani

They are everywhere, from new blogs to some of the most respected blogs in the industry. The list of website’s and blogs using popup opt-in forms today include some of the most respected, well-known in the industry. They convert 14.71% of blog visitors.

3 Ways to Identify Influencers for Your Blogger Outreach Campaign

SocialFish

If you have a blog and you haven’t planned to do blogger outreach – you need to start planning. Once you have your blog implemented, and content ready to be consumed, you’ll need to figure how to identify which influencers with whom you’ll want to build relationships.

Enterprise: List of 40 Social Media Staff Guidelines

laurelpapworth.com

This list also includes policies called; Staff blogging policies, enterprise social network guidelines, Employee Blogging Policies, Staff engagement in online communities, and so on. Electronic Frontier Foundation How to Blog Safely about Work [link].

3 Social Media Lessons from Charlie Sheen

Idaconcpts

Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Technorati. Blog marketing Charlie Sheen Charlie Sheen Twitter charlie sheen ustream sheens korner

11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There are at least ten characteristics off the top of my head that make blogs and bloggers successful. These characteristics give the blogs mentioned below fame, fortune, and loyal followings. Want to build your blog and following? Other blogs only provide detailed content.