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RSS Reading Habits

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I use a RSS reader and read feeds because it is part of my writing process. Lately, my RSS reading habits have changed. This scan, capture, analyze patterns, and write a blog post is a part of my routine. new marketing??? Photo by Lynetter.

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How I Bumped My RSS Conversion Rate from 16% To 25%

ProBlogger

Want to find out how to boost RSS subscriber conversion? I’d been meaning to test my RSS subscription page for a while, and finally got around to it. The RSS subscription page was way too busy! The conversion rate theory and the execution.

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

Viper Chill

Some of the biggest news in the blogging world over the last week was without a doubt Google’s announcement that on June 1st, they’re closing Google Reader. Let’s look at some other big blogs: SmartPassiveIncome: 8,425. I recommend Feedly as your new RSS home.

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Ready, Set, Activate Your Digital Audience to Fall in LOVE with your Brand

Pam Moore

Unfortunately too many marketers are lazy. They invest in social media platforms but don’t do much more than slap some fancy marketing branding lipstick on a Facebook business page, LinkedIn profile or Instagram account. Why you must plan your conversion funnel, hope is not a strategy.

Tools for Monitoring Online Conversations: Part 2 of Monitor Your Brand Online

Harp Interactive

This blog post is the second in the 2 part series on brand monitoring. In case you missed the first blog post, here is the link: Monitor Your Brand Online. In order to make things easy you should fiirst create a place that will aggregate all your monitoring results like an RSS reader.

The Most Effective Way to Increase RSS Subscribers

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » The Most Effective Way to Increase RSS Subscribers The Most Effective Way to Increase RSS Subscribers Written by Glen, this post has 103 Comments I’ve been a big advocate of guest blogging over the years; currently ranking no.1

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Ready, Set, Action! How to Activate Your Social Media Audience and Communities

Pam Moore

Unfortunately too many marketers are lazy. They invest in social media platforms but don’t do much more than slap some fancy marketing branding lipstick on a Facebook business page, LinkedIn profile or Instagram account. Why you must plan your conversion funnel, hope is not a strategy.

Website and Conversion Optimization in Hard Times

Freelance Social Media

Everyone knows that more often then not that marketing dollars are often the first to go, most of us also know that the companies that make smart use of their marketing dollars in economic downturns often can gain considerable market share. Marketing.

The Changing State Of Blogs

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Are blogs dead? and I on to his podcast to discuss this whole, "is blogging dead?" Like many of these conversations, it seems to devolve into a conversation and debate around semantics and definitions. What is a blog? At the time, many new types of blogs started down the same path. Still, these blogs had the core technical features of a personal blog. Remember RSS feeds ? This was another core component of what made a blog a "blog."

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The Blog Turns 20 This Year

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Yesterday, The Guardian posted an article titled, The blog turns 20: a conversation with three internet pioneers. This blog, has been around for eleven years. I can''t thank you enough for being here, and I can''t tell you how grateful I am that blogging was invented.

Writing Around the Web – Social Media, Google Analytics, and Conversions

Kikolani

Writing Around the Web is a monthly series highlighting guest posts I’ve written on blogging, business, SEO, social media, and other topics! 50+ Awesome Posts on Conversions – Catch up on the latest and greatest information in this list of over 50 awesome posts on conversions from 2011. Something for everyone, from blogging to social media, landing pages to squeeze pages, increasing conversions vs. conversion killers, design, and more!

Marketing Beyond The Blog Buzz

Diva Marketing Blog

Within the past week three people from three different industries (advertising, internal branding and higher education) asked me to contribute to posts they were writing about blogs. . I wondered how different my point of view about blogs was back in the day versus today.

Top 7 Online Tools to Automate Your Content Marketing

Kikolani

In 1996, Bill Gates declared that “ content is king ,” and, twenty years later, his words apply to marketing in ways he never anticipated. The success of content marketing makes sense. The only problem is that content marketing takes time. Blog Marketing Blogging automation

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How Do You Define Blogging Success?

Jason Yormark

My blog often stresses me out. I’m always looking to grow my readership through creating helpful, informative and entertaining content, marketing such content, and engaging with like minded readers. What I’ve Learned About Blogging Based On A Year’s Worth Of Data.

Redesigning Your Blog to Drive Reader Behavior

Convince & Convert

Here’s an almost-ready preview: The design is based on the new Streamline child theme that is successfully being used by Danny Brown of Jugnoo – who has forgotten more about blog optimization than I’ll ever know. Better explain our social media and content marketing services.

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44 Blogging Questions and Answers

Kikolani

I would have to say that it was the fastest and hardest I’ve typed within one hour, but it was a great experience where I got to really learn a lot about what blogging questions people have today. Social Media Examiner’s Live Blogging Q&A. Blogging During the Holidays.

24 (of the) Best Business Blogging Guides, Tips and Tools of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Despite any recent recent rants you may have seen about how blogging is dead or blogs are passé , the fact of the matter is that business blogging is now more important than ever. How can a company launch (or relaunch) a new blog properly? Write great blog post headlines?

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Income Blogging Guide Course Review

Kikolani

The Blogging Income Guide Course is by someone who I have been following for awhile now, and is well know by several people that I fully trust. Who is Behind the Income Blogging Course. Joel Williams is the author of Blog Tech Guy , which covers blogging and WordPress.

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5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Media Bootcamp: Facebook For Business | Main | The New Dork - Entrepreneur State of Mind » March 05, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. Here are 5 news items or blog posts that I wouldnt want you to miss: 1.

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly Work: J.C. Hart "Show The Love" Facebook Sweepstakes | Main | YouTube Tuesday: Digital Ethnography » February 26, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. Here are 5 news items or blog posts that I wouldnt want you to miss: 1.

The Value Of Blog Comments

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In the beginning God created the Blogs and the RSS. Last week, Mathew Ingram over at GigaOm published a Blog post titled, Yes, blog comments are still worth the effort. It seems like there's a movement for more and more Blogs to not bother having the comments enabled. The macro theory here is that Blogging is a part of Social Media which inherently means that the spirit of community needs to be present. Blog comments are becoming increasingly valuable.

Judging A Blog Post By Its Cover

Waxing UnLyrical

Because when you live in a world as fast-paced as ours, you just have a few seconds while your potential reader is skimming through her email, or RSS reader, or website, and decides whether or not to click through and read the fully story… or move on.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

2010 by far was the biggest year yet in the Internet Marketing realm. 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!), Blogging.

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Dentyne "Friend Request" Commercial: 60 Connections In Every Bottle | Main | Social Media & The Super Bowl » January 29, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. Here are 5 news items or blog posts that I wouldnt want you to miss: 1.

5 Ways To Spice Up Your WordPress Blog

Waxing UnLyrical

If you’re just getting started blogging (or maybe even if you’ve been doing it a while), here are some WordPress plugins I really really like. Why bother, if you already have a search box on your blog, you ask? A great way to add some pizazz to your blog.

cybersoc.com: 3 types of blog: closed, conduit and participant in the conversation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

blogging. blogging techniques. Penis enlargement on she likes how he blogs, her texts turn him on. Martin Ross on presentation: blogging for apples. jason on she likes how he blogs, her texts turn him on. cartoon heart on learning to listen: how pr can join the social media conversation. outdoordating on online dating market - down in US, up in EU. Graham on presentation: blogging for apples. See, for example, the Aitkens wedding blog.

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Are Blog Comments Dead? | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Are Blog Comments Dead? Written on July 30, 2010 by Justin Levy in blog , community , facebook , interactions , social media , twitter 23 Comments - Leave a comment!

Ross Mayfield's Weblog: Elevating the Enterprise 2.0 Conversation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Markets, Technology & Musings. Conversation. Its time to elevate the conversation beyond features (wiki, blog, RSS, social networking, etc.), Conversation : Comments. Conversation. marketing. Blog powered by TypePad.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In January of 2011, I said that I’d make our Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 subscriber only. This year, I am pleased to bring back our Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 thanks to an excellent sponsor, HubSpot. Blogging. Creating a Corporate Blogging Policy?

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « The Battle (and Blending) of Social and Search Rages On | Main | Toyotas "Sienna Family" YouTube Campaign » February 12, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. Here are 5 news items or blog posts that I wouldnt want you to miss: 1.

How to Start a University Blog

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: Katie Harris via Flickr , Creative Commons Connect with the people you serve The goal wasn’t to create a blog. So when the idea of a blog first entered my head, I shared it with all of them. You can’t start a blog like ours unless the community wants it.

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How to Start a Successful Blog in 7 Easy Steps

Rebekah Radice

Are you looking to start a blog? Ready to dive into the world of blogging, but not sure where to begin? Back when I started my first blog in 2004 I felt lost. what blog platform should I even use? Today, starting a blog isn’t time-consuming or difficult.

STOP YOUR ONLINE MARKETING.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Stop your online marketing right now. The problem with marketing today versus marketing in 2006 is volume. There are more social media marketing experts in the world than there may be doctors these days. They want conversions. STOP YOUR ONLINE MARKETING.

3 Conversion Tricks I Use to Get More Leads Than You (+ Free Squeeze Page Template)

Viper Chill

When I released OptinSkin back at the beginning of 2012, one of the main marketing angles for the product was that it allows split-testing. Having a Facebook like box on the page lowered conversions every single time. It increased my conversion rate every single time.

Essential tools for influencer marketing

Socialmedia.biz

A master roundup of social marketing tools to use on behalf of brands. Target audience: Social marketers, influence marketers, businesses, brands, digital marketers, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers.

Your 2011 Digital Marketing Reboot

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Any other year, I may have used the words "online channels" instead of "digital channels," but 2010 tilted the marketing world a whole lot more. Small businesses can now effectively leverage the digital marketing channels in a cost-effective way. It's the beginning of January, so before things start to pick up and all of your New Year's Resolutions for 2011 become things you'll think about (once again) this coming December, why not commit to a Digital Marketing Reboot?

Improving Family Life, One Blog Post at a Time

Convince & Convert

From Cision , a free ebook called Power Your Story: Content Marketing Essentials. From Janrain , a free guide to improve your conversion rates and your data quality. The RSS feed is: [link]. Social Media Stat of the Week: 1,700 Attendees at Content Marketing World.

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.

Blogging Between Hot Flashes

Almost Savvy

I didn’t grow up reading blogs or surfing the net. While I frequently speak about the virtual world, blogging is completely new to me. I recently took a leap of faith, establishing a self-hosted blog using wordpress.org. Love your blog.

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Blogging Between Hot Flashes

Almost Savvy

I didn’t grow up reading blogs or surfing the net. While I frequently speak about the virtual world, blogging is completely new to me. I recently took a leap of faith, establishing a self-hosted blog using wordpress.org. Love your blog.

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