Why, How and When to Quit FeedBurner


If you are currently using Feedburner for your RSS feeds, you may have noticed – as we did – that your blog feed is totally dead. Easiest way to check this – subscribe to your own blog in Google Reader, and see if it’s pulling the latest content.)

Is Feedburner about to be closed by Google?

The Way of the Web

It’s particularly worrying in some areas, where companies of the size and scale of Google have effectively closed out the market, particularly in terms of RSS syndication with Feedburner and RSS reading with Google Reader. And now there’s some worrying signs about Feedburner, spotted by good friend Julius Solaris , who runs the Event Manager Blog. What’s happening to Feedburner? Feedburner Alternatives?

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Is it Time to Burn Feedburner? There are Alternatives


This is a guest contribution from Steve Williams of feedburner-alternatives.com. To build up a readership it’s crucial to offer your visitors to subscribe to your blog, so they get updated every time you publish a new post. Feedburner: The top dog in decline.

Solving Feedburner Feedsmith plugin problems with Wordpress 2.9

The Way of the Web

Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Real investments in virtual worlds continue My new project is now live… → Solving Feedburner Feedsmith plugin problems with WordPress 2.9 Luckily some of the other Feedburner plugins work with 2.9.

FeedBurner vs. Aweber: Do You Really Need an Autoresponder for Your Blog?


When it comes to turning casual visitors into regular readers there are two main options—FeedBurner and Aweber. FeedBurner uses Feed-based technology (RSS and Atom) to send updates to your blog subscribers. Advantages of FeedBurner. Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog


One question we hear quite a bit is how to start a blog. There are quite a few things to consider when going down the path of starting a blog. software, blogging site, etc.). The following are resources for starting your own blog using a WordPress installation.

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing


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. How long should my blog posts be?

Reasons to Love CommentLuv Blogs


CommentLuv blogs are blogs that allow commenters to leave behind not only the main link to their website, but also a link to their latest blog post as well below the main comment. They usually look something like this: Kikolani´s last blog. CommentLuv for Blog Owners.

Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress


In this blog post I will quickly go through some of the most popular blogging services. I will go through to most widely used blogging services. Blogger Blogger is Google’s blogging platform and one of the most widely used free blogging services.

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Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India

The Marketing Blog

37 am Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India Jump to Comments What XML feed of some of the best Social-media, Marketing and Branding blogs in India Why Thoughts inspired by Age of Conversation’s Douglas Karr. Primarily, there was a need for an XML/OPML file for india focussed blogs. Who All blog-readers who enjoy following trends/thoughts/insights/analysis on social-media , marketing and branding trends in India.

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10 Ways to Position Your Blog Above Copycats


So, you’re seeing your post on scraper blogs, and want to know how to avoid them outranking your content in Google? Let’s move beyond the blame game you find that Google isn’t removing these blogs and differentiate you from those copycats. Brand your blog. Blogging

20 Rocking Tools for Successful Blogging

Writtent Blog

Surely, success of your blog is defined by your knowledge of the topic. But if you don’t have the right tools at your disposal, chances of your blog becoming remarkable are pretty slim. Blog editor/manager for Windows. FeedBurner. Blogging Content Creation

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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. Week 3-- Blogs. Blogging.

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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9 Free Marketing Tools from Google that Anyone Can Use


We all know all about Adwords, Google Drive, and Google Docs as useful free marketing tools from Google. But what else is out there that your marketing team, or you as a solo online marketer, can use to push your agenda forward?

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog


One question I get asked often is how to start a blog. While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain. FeedBurner.

6 Readers Share Why They Read Blogs by Email

Ari Herzog

Why do some people prefer reading blog articles by email? I follow quite a few blogs, and I would miss a lot of great content if I used a reader. I prefer email because I don’t miss any post from blogs I follow. It does make it easier for me to read blogs on the go.

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News from Other Blogs

The Marketing Blog

Home About In the Media Noel, Luck of Seven and Episode 20 Dr. Ralf Klamma’s Blog: beamtenherrschaft October 29, 2007.2:47 47 am News from Other Blogs Jump to Comments Vogue’s India Launch Click to Read. Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm.

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Cool Presentations on Marketing

The Marketing Blog

36 am Cool Presentations on Marketing Jump to Comments I’ve been going through some nice SlideShare presentations on evolving subjects of Viral Marketing, WOM & Social Media Marketing. Marketing 2.0 Word of Mouth Marketing Viral Strategies & Buzz Marketing Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit Leave a Comment Filed under Presentations Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. The scope of my blog-posts span across the Enterprise 2.0

[LIVE] Our Six-Figure/m Marketing Blueprint (Last Webinar for 2015)

Viper Chill

What I forgot to remember is that there are around 6,000 people subscribed to ViperChill via feedburner email updates, which link to our RSS feed, and as I haven’t written a single blog post about our video series or webinar training, you’ve may have missed out on this free training.

Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers


I took a look at 14 lists that have come out over the last year for the top bloggers, social media marketers, search marketers, and entrepreneurs. Her blog, But You’re a Girl , covers a ton of topics including blogging, business, events, technlogy, Google, WordPress, and more.

Social Media and Blog Camp - Courtesy Delhi Bloggers Bloc

The Marketing Blog

37 am Social Media and Blog Camp – Courtesy Delhi Bloggers Bloc Jump to Comments Come June 7th and we’d witness another one-day unconference on social media and blogging. Its the social media and blog camp by Delhi Bloggers Bloc. About the Event A one-day semi-camp style “unconference”* which brings together stakeholders and audiences of social media and blogging. The scope of my blog-posts span across the Enterprise 2.0

How to Email Your Blog Updates Like a ProBlogger


I assume you know a lot about blogging. You know how to set up a blog, you know how to write. You’re sending your blog broadcasts to it? Are you handling your email subscriptions in Feedburner? I hope it’s not going into Feedburner.

9 Great Social Media, Digital Marketing & Productivity Tools.

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Digital Marketing , Social Media / 9 Great Social Media, Digital Marketing & Productivity Tools | Subcribe via RSS 9 Great Social Media, Digital Marketing & Productivity Tools January 12th, 2010 Posted in Digital Marketing , Social Media Tweet Share I absolutely love it when I find incredible tools online that help enable your productivity, efficiency & marketability.

Dr. Ralf Klamma's Blog: beamtenherrschaft

The Marketing Blog

Home About In the Media News from Other Blogs Linkedin v/s Facebook – Professional up Against Social October 31, 2007.6:13 13 am Dr. Ralf Klamma’s Blog: beamtenherrschaft Jump to Comments Although I know Dr. Ralf Klamma through an Indian knowledge-exchange forum, it was only now that I got in touch with him directly through email exchange. I am thankful to Dr. Ralf Klamma for mentioning me in his blog. Currently I have rss feeds from his blog and his del.icio.us

Analyse your RSS Feed

Koka Sexton

I have all of my blogs pushing their RSS feeds through Feedburner. FeedBurner is the leading provider of media distribution and audience engagement services for blogs and RSS feeds. link] Scott Mahler’s last blog post.

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Driving Traffic From Blog Comments

The Marketing Blog

31 pm Driving Traffic From Blog Comments Jump to Comments Today morning, I was listening to the Episode No. PR Evangelist Neville talks about one of the blog-posts on Darren Rowse’s blog which addresses the power of commenting on blogs. The blog-post talks about Caroline Middlebrook. Caroline Middlebrook has done some analysis of her blog traffic/stats for the month of October and she’s got about 700 visitors just from blog comments.

Fetching Friday – Lots of Blogging & Social Media Resources


Blogging. 10 SEO blogs accepting guest posts. 5 essential blogging tips from the father of Chinese philosophy. How to start a killer blogging contest. 8 lessons derived from vacation to boost blogging experience. Will commenting harm your blogging success ? Marketing and monitoring your content. How to add your logo and other customizations to your Feedburner email. 5 ways to increase comments on your blog.

Cab Drivers as Word-of-Mouth Marketers?

The Marketing Blog

44 am Cab Drivers as Word-of-Mouth Marketers? Jump to Comments Imagine the cabbies playing the dual role of a ‘driver’ and a ‘product-marketer’ Recently, I had read in a blog-post that the company that sells ads on the outside of cars in London would now secretly pay money to the car drivers for product marketing. Reply Boxing » Cab Drivers as Word-of-Mouth Marketers? It depends on the product category and market.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Objective Marketer This power-user Twitter app is the preferred vehicle for Guy Kawasaki. I use Objective Marketer for all of my in-advance Tweets, and when I want to engage in some headline and/or time of day testing. Disclosure: Objective Marketer gave me a free account) Note: There are thousands of Twitter apps (literally). Blog Comments (The blog is on WordPress) Disqus This is what I use to manage comments here at Convince & Convert.

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. Step Four: Detach Yourself from Feedburner.

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


Popup opt-in forms are no longer just for internet marketers and the make money online niche. They are everywhere, from new blogs to some of the most respected blogs in the industry. Duct Tape Marketing. Content Marketing Institute. Blog Marketing

Market yourself as an individual

The Marketing Blog

53 am Market yourself as an individual Jump to Comments Long ago, somewhere in the streets of Nigeria, there used to live a young guy. Wise men refer/referred to this concept as marketing. He could tell the whole world know about his skills and he started gauging with this audience through blogs. The scope of my blog-posts span across the Enterprise 2.0 The focus of the blog has shifted from that of a startup-centric one when it originally started in 2007.

Live Blogging - OSS Camp Delhi 08-09 September 2007 @ Day 1

The Marketing Blog

29 am Live Blogging – OSS Camp Delhi 08-09 September 2007 @ Day 1 Jump to Comments Right, I am here at OSS Camp being organized at Impetus Software, Noida. I have quitely taken a seat at the back and am blogging live. if this were a marketing gimmick. if this were a marketing gimmick. and they believe in these kind of marketing gimicks. BTW, why have you not blogged the second day? Are you aware of anyone who has blogged the second day as well?

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The Unsexy Truth about Finding Traffic for Your Blog


It wasn’t long ago that bloggers were promoting their RSS feeds above all other methods of subscribing to their blogs. RSS does continue to drive traffic (at least, my Feedburner stats seem to indicate that) but as I look at my own statistics to see where people are arriving on my sites from, the percentage of those coming from RSS/Feedburner seems to be on the decline. These observations are my own, from my four blogs, and they may not be typical.

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.

From Blogging To ProBlogging in 6 Months


This made me re-think what I was doing with my blogs. Instead of blogging as fast as I could, I sat down and developed a six-month plan with the specific aim of monetizing my. blogs. Let’s look at how I managed to monetize my technical writing blog in six months—along with some of the issues we had to overcome. What this means is before you start any coding, writing, or design work, ask yourself how the blog will make money. Blogging for Dollars

Google Spreadsheets Update: Blessing in Disguise for Marketers…

The Marketing Blog

10 pm Google Spreadsheets Update: Blessing in Disguise for Marketers… Jump to Comments Web-based productivity tools have been around for quite a while, but their usage and focus has primarily been limited to a very niche audience. On digging deeper, it appears that the update has solved a big problem for market-researchers and statisticians. A fantastic utility and must add to any marketer’s kitty. The scope of my blog-posts span across the Enterprise 2.0

6 Things I Wish I Knew About Blogging 4 Years Ago

Viper Chill

I built a celebrity blog which I sold after a month because I couldn’t care less about how Paris Hilton spends her time. I’ve made most of the blogging mistakes you can think of. I had been blogging for 7 months on that site and gained no more than 500 subscribers.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Blog World Expo Early Bird Deadline & #FBCLcontest Update


This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, Blog World Expo early bird pricing deadline, ComLuv contest update, and Dude vs. Wild on kikolani.com. Blogging / Writing. How do you give something back with your blogging – are you helping someone? 13 quick tips to write a successful blog post – from determining your goals to a call to action, this covers what you need for great content!

How I Helped Make a Bland Blog an Overnight Success

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » How I Helped Make a Bland Blog an Overnight Success How I Helped Make a Bland Blog an Overnight Success Written by Glen, this post has 65 Comments A few months ago something was bothering me quite a lot. One of my best friends, Diggy, was implementing all of the traffic methods I recommend to grow a blog and was seeing results, but not the kind of results he really deserved for his efforts. Home What the F ?

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.

10 Vital Stats for Blog Health—and How to Track Them


I’m not particularly fond of the idea of blogging for years without knowing whether things are going in the right direction. In addition to that you can look at the various ways you monetize your blog by reviewing the information available from these sources (PayPal, Adsense, Clickbank, etc.). Hopefully you’re using Feedburner to manage your RSS feeds—if so, you’ll have a clear idea of how many people are subscribing to your blog via RSS.