Link Building Tactics for Publishers

Adam Sherk

When it comes to link building publishers have a significant advantage because editorial content, be it hard news or evergreen content, lends itself naturally to linking and sharing. So what link building tactics are most effective for publishers?

Your 16-Point Content Publishing Checklist

Convince & Convert

The same goes for publishing content. With so many moving parts that take place even before you press “Publish,” a checklist can seriously come in handy. We’ve all had those cringe-worthy moments when we see a typo or two in a blog we just published.

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The New(ish) Trend Of Publishing Within Publishing

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Let's not diminish the power of blogging. What made it most unique, was that they were going to publish it solely on Facebook. Not just a random bunch off "b-side" type of articles that weren't fit for publishing on Business Insider. The thing about this publishing thing. . Writers used to write for publishers. Publishers were the gatekeepers to an audience. Instead NewCo is being published within Medium. An interesting publishing play. .

6 Rules of Thumb for Successful Brand Publishing

Waxing UnLyrical

The Internet has made brand publishing ubiquitous. In the words of Mark Ragan , CEO of Ragan Communications, “If we tell our stories the right way, we have the ability to become legitimate publishers in our own right.”. And in today’s hyper connected world, everyone’s a publisher.

You Can Be An Internet Publisher

Small Business Mavericks

Many small businesses are starting their own publishing companies as a separate branding element for their online presences. There are many ways to go about publishing online. Look at your skills and abilities as well as the human resources at your disposal before determining what type of online publishing you will undertake. Start a blogBlogging is another way to be a publisher.

3 Steps to Publish a Blog Post

Ari Herzog

It is very easy to write a blog post. Step 3: Publish and promote. Yeah yeah there’s more involved such as blog platforms, useful pictures, automation, and monetization; but the nuts and bolts of publishing a post involve writing a title, writing the body, and publishing it.

Lawyers, Can You Grow Your Practice By Publishing Content?

Myrland Marketing

It’s not only the act of creating and publishing your content but the way you deliver it that helps set you apart from other lawyers. When you publish content, others can find it when they are ready, not just when you are on the platform posting that content.

Pinterest: Great Opportunity for Lifestyle Publishers and Brands

Adam Sherk

Kerry Jones did an excellent one on the BlueGlass blog: Everything You Need to Know About Pinterest. While any photo-rich site can benefit from Pinterest, at least at this stage in its evolution there are particularly strong opportunities for lifestyle publishers and brands.

7 Conversion Rate Optimization Tips for Publishers

Adam Sherk

Paras has been doing some interesting work with A/B testing and conversion rate optimization so I thought it would be good to get some tips for publishers from him. In this post I will detail conversion rate optimization tips for publishers and media sites. Tags: Publishing

SEO Metrics for Publishers: How are You Tracking and Measuring Success?

Adam Sherk

When it comes to SEO publishers need to understand and effectively communicate progress and success. In this post I’d like to highlight some of the key metrics for publishers to focus on. Related posts: SEO and Social Media for Publishers: A Low-Rent Infographic.

My Top Posts of 2011 on SEO, PR and Social Media for Publishers

Adam Sherk

Is Using Facebook Comments Good for Publishers? The post on Facebook analytics tools did well considering I just published it last week. Unfortunately I wasn’t able to devote much time to blogging this year. Publishing

12 Social Media Tools for Scheduling and Publishing Updates Compared

Kikolani

In this post, I wanted to share my findings for others who are also in the process of choosing a social media publishing tool for their business. The following are the social media tools for scheduling and publishing updates that I chose to research.

Publishing Is A Relationship

Firebelly

Publishing is a relationship. Blog Content Marketing Writing content marketing reading writing Let me get a little deep on you.

Is Using Facebook Comments Good for Publishers?

Adam Sherk

As someone who limits his Facebook friends mainly to actual friends but who frequently reads and comments on industry and marketing blogs, for me the main concern with using Facebook Comments is the desire to keep my professional and personal lives separate.

The Finally-Gonna Do It Guide to LinkedIn Publishing

agora pulse

If you have been waiting around to start using LinkedIn Publishing because you didn’t know where to start, here are tips to get you started and help you make the most out of your Publishing Content. Why Use LinkedIn Publishing. Getting Started with LinkedIn Publishing.

How Much It Costs to Publish on Top Media Websites like Forbes, Entrepreneur, and BuzzFeed.com

Bill Hartzer

One of the more difficult tasks for some SEOs who aren’t great content marketers is to generate great content and actually get that content published on top media websites. Well, I found out what one particular blogger charges to get your content published on top media websites.

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

mashable.com

As a result, publishers and bloggers of all sizes are constantly bleeding site content to social channels in order to encourage crucial engagement and interaction outside of their homepages. Today, the comment section provides a tool to build community engagement around a publisher.

2015: The Year of Brand Publishing

SocialFish

Have you ever thought of your small brand as a publisher? More than ever, it is essential that brands become their own advocates by becoming informed resources via brand publishing in order to stand out. Here are four brands that dominate brand publishing: GoPro.

How to Use Niche Publishers to Drive Revenue

Convince & Convert

Rather than focus on sites that provide general traffic, go after niche publishers and targeted verticals. While it may be more time-consuming on the front end, you’ll find that working with individual publishers will pay off in the long run.

The End Of Blogging?

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The other week, I celebrated 12 years of blogging (not a typo). I have posted anywhere from four to seven items a week, over on my Six Pixels of Separation blog , every week. To know me, is to know that I am still deeply passionate about my blog, writing and the digital publishing experience. lamented the death of Google Reader , and still - to this day - love to hit the publish button. Suddenly, you didn't have to have a blog to be a blogger. my blog)?

Scheduling Your Business Blog: How Often to Blog and the Best Times to Publish

Writtent Blog

If you’re trying to create an editorial calendar to keep your business blogging on schedule, there are two tricky things you need to master: coming up with new content ideas and figuring out how often to blog. Blogging Frequency Best Practices. Figuring Out How Often to Blog.

The Future Of Books And Publishing

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In a world of Blog, Podcasts, Twitter , magazines and more, I still get the most value out of reading and thinking about a good book over anything else. Along with starting one of the most interesting open source projects, LibriVox (for audio books based on books in the public domain), Hugh also works on book and publishing start-ups. The book publishing industry is going through dramatic change and digitization. blogging. book publishing.

F8 2016: It’s a Good Time to Be a Publisher on Facebook

Jon Loomer

But F8 2016 provided hit after hit after hit to help the publisher. But today, I’m only going to focus on the changes made that help publishers. As of April 12, however, any publisher — big or small — can publish Instant Articles.

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?" meme that seems to be back in the public zeitgeist (the show will be published in the coming weeks). What is a blog? In the early days of blogging (I started Six Pixels of Separation in 2003), I defined blogs as a personal publishing platform that enabled anyone to write something, hit the publish button, and instantly have it distributed to the world for free (and fast).

Is The Publish Button Evil?

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The ability to publish content was once one of the most valuable forces in the world. If you don''t study media (or if media is not a part of your profession), it''s hard to understand how profound this ability to publish a thought truly is. This is much more about respecting the ability to publish, communicate and connect. Why you should respect the publish button. Everyone has a publish button now. In fact, everyone has many, many, many publish buttons now.

New Facebook Open Graph tags for writers and publishers

The Way of the Web

You may be familiar with the Author and Publisher tools which Google+ offer to websites, and now Facebook has added some additional tools for publishers, journalists and writers to boost their content on the social network.

5 Steps to Submitting a Guest Post & Getting It Published

Kikolani

After some emails back and forth with a potential guest blogger on my site, he suggested I write a little guide on how to submit a guest post in a way that will increase the likelihood of getting it published. Research your target blog. Get to know the blog owner. Blogging

Study Shows: Blog Posts Published on Weekends Get More Social Shares

ProBlogger

You work hard to create relevant, engaging content for your blog and you want to be sure that it has as many eyeballs on it as possible. If you run a blog featuring professional content, it seems like a no-brainer to publish your content during business hours, on weekdays.

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Are We At The Beginning Or The End Of Publishing?

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I''m hopeful that this blog post can clear it all up. Traditional publishing still matters. This isn''t about big book and magazine publishers killing trees and maintaining the transport industry while feeding a distribution channel to retail. It means that these big publishing houses still have professionals who love and care about content in a way that allows customers to get true value from the products that they are buying. Still, traditional publishing matters.

This Blog Is Dead

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Blogging (as we knew it) is dead. Not even all that ago and think about the early days of blogging. It was a technological and publishing breakthrough. Suddenly, the cost of publishing plummeted to zero and publishing to the world was almost as easy as it was to print up a document from your word processor. Suddenly, anyone with connectivity could have a thought and publish it in text for the world to see. Blogs are for 40-somethings with kids.

To Understand Content, You Have To Understand Publishing. BuzzFeed Is Pushing The Limits.

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Publishing and understanding how content now flows from a media company down to the consumer is fascinating to watch. business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. publishing.

An Ode to Blog Comment Spam

Adam Sherk

Ever notice how the most flattering blog comments are actually the spam comments? A few make it through each week but the vast majority are caught before they are published. It has already snagged more than 100K on this blog: An achievement worthy of some actual praise.

How to Write a Blog Post Your Audience Can’t Resist Sharing

Sprout Social

One of the best places to create content to share is your blog. However, it’s not as simple as jotting down a few hundred words, hitting publish and waiting for the traffic and shares to roll in. Not every blog post will resonate on social media. When was it published?

“Flipping your publishing model” in action

SocialFish

Remember this post about how to flip your publishing model ? The blog/newsletter strategy drives most of that, as you can see from the increase in blog traffic as a percentage of total site traffic for the last few years: 2008: 17%. Most importantly, publishing more and more diverse content on the blog gives us a sense of what the NTEN community is most interested in. And the case study we looked at through the Virginia Associations of Realtors’ example ?

Your Blog Stinks! You Should Quit!

SocMed Sean

What to do…It’s 2012 and you’ve been blogging for almost a year now with no success. You published 30 articles this year, but none of them have gone viral , you still only have 250 followers on Twitter (none of whom retweet you), and your Google page rank still sits at a 2.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook To Buy WhatsApp, LinkedIn Opens Publishing To All Members

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn: LinkedIn opens its publishing platform to all members.

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The Holistic Publishing Platform For Brands

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Publishing is going to change online over the next few years, in more ways than we can imagine. This is why I am constantly being challenged with the pure value of blogging on your own platform, instead of being "out there" - in as many platforms as possible - in front of a myriad of different readers. With that, the conversation about "is blogging dead" seems to be heating up. Right before the New Years I took part in a debate/panel conversation about the future of blogging.

5 Things to Do after You Hit “Publish” on Your Next Blog Post

ProBlogger

Her query was one I think a lot of people struggle with once they feel as though they may have the content production for their blogs under control, but are wondering how to get that content in front of the right people. You’ve Got Readers To Your Blog – This is How You Keep Them There.

A More Elegant Question About Publishing And Money

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How are publishers going to make money? With that, the definition of publishing expanded as well. Social media networks became part of the fold, and other publishing platforms that could have monetized with a revenue model that wasn't advertising-based, flocked to advertising as brands, agencies and media companies do what they do best: attempt to find more people to buy their products/services in the different places that these consumers spend their time. business blog.

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Linkedin Launches Blogs for Members

Janet Fouts

In 2012 Linkedin launched the beginning of what has become a powerful stream of thought leadership blogs through their “ LinkedIn Influencer ” program. Published posts will become part of the member’s public profile and shared with their network on Linkedin.