Nine Notable Uses for Social Bookmarking

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Webupon > Social Bookmarking. Nine Notable Uses for Social Bookmarking. Bookmarking doesnt need to be limited to tracking websites for yourself. Social bookmarking sites excel at maintaining an online grouping of websites for many purposes (e.g. Electronic bookmarking functions have been used by academics and other professionals for years as a means of sharing information and collaborating on projects. Use bookmarks as your own â??peopleâ??

100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog

Webbiquity SMM

Over time, the top source of traffic for most blogs is search. social networking profiles, social bookmarking sites, other bloggers). But two great sources are blog directories and RSS syndication sites. Not only do they provide valuable links, they can also supply direct traffic and help build your RSS subscriber list. Create a plain text file, using Notepad or a similar tool, with the following information compiled: Blog name/title (e.g.,

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Social Bookmarking For Enterprise Knowledge Management | Intelligent Agent

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Blogs. Social Bookmarking For Enterprise Knowledge Management. Filed under: blinklist , bluedot , cogenz , connectbeam , delicious , diigo , furl , knowledge_management , magnolia , shadows , simpy , social_bookmarking — Robert Berkman @ 3:05 pm. and reads more like a published article than a typical blog entry. Social Bookmarking as a Knowledge Management Strategyâ?? Import/export bookmarks. s own or public bookmarks.

Ma.gnolia Down - Price For Social Bookmarking

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Ma.gnolia Down – Price For Social Bookmarking Ma.gnolia is a very popular social bookmarking site. Like StumbleUpon, Reddit and others, thousands of people trust Ma.gnolia to store their bookmarks online instead of saving them locally to a machine. Most importantly, I apologize to all of you who have made Ma.gnolia a home for your bookmarks and community. Jim’s last blog post.

Creating a Custom RSS Feed for Guest Posts

Kikolani

Figuring out how to do this with particular systems might pose a specific challenge, especially if those networks only allow you to import one RSS feed. There may also be times where you want to only share writing by you, and if you have a lot of guest bloggers on your site as well as guest posts on other sites, having a full RSS feed for your blog won’t do. Creating a Custom RSS Feed. Ok, not from scratch, but using the base elements from another RSS feed.

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How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data

Webbiquity SMM

The key is a balanced strategy of search engine optimization (SEO), social media, syndication and guest posting. So where does blog traffic come from, and how does this change over time? Looking at data from the Webbiquity blog, several trends are apparent. This B2B blog isn’t necessarily representative of all blogs of course, but the trends likely aren’t much different for many business blogs. Social media is important.

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How to Syndicate Your Blog to Digg

Ari Herzog

It used to be taboo to promote your own blog articles on Digg but, since June 2010 when the social bookmarking site was improved, this is no longer frowned upon. Presuming you have an RSS feed for your blog, you merely have to log into your Digg account and follow the prompts to verify to Digg you are the owner of your blog. Every blog has its own verification key. Social Media Digg RSS

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Search Engine Optimization THEN Blogging THEN Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

They’ve adapted to using online social networks (namely LinkedIn) to identify passive candidates in the last few years and it’s serving them well. ” Leave a comment (or subscribe) to a blog about IT recruiting. Bookmark a site on a social bookmarking site where they can look it up later and where some of their contacts might discover it. People are much more likely to link to a blog post than your “services page” too.

Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses

Akamai Marketing

Blogs for business are an outstanding tool for business, they can build community, be the backbone of your social media program, and drive traffic to your website, just for starters. Its so easy to think that because their are millions of blogs (and if you check out Technorati you’ll see that I am write right.) Welcome to blogging, the place where you try to suck less. But the business of blogging is just that, a business. Almost ready to blog for edible.

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Top 25 Blogging and Social Media Posts on Kikolani

Kikolani

Thanks to an idea from Michele McGraw on ways to prep your blog before an event, I decided to do two lists for newer readers as well as people I meet at Blog World Expo later this week. Fetching Friday Many great posts over the last year have been from my Fetching Friday series, where I compile the best posts of the week throughout the blogosphere on a variety of topics, including blogging, social media, SEO, personal development, and more. Blogging Tips.

How to Promote Blog Posts: 200+ Ideas from Eight Experts

Webbiquity SMM

Company blogs have become virtually essential, and very powerful, component of digital marketing. In addition to their SEO benefits and role in maximizing web presence for brands , blogs produce sales and leads. According to recent research , more than half (52%) of consumers say blogs have impacted their purchase decisions; and 57% of marketers say they’ve acquired new customers with their blogs. Which blog post promotion tactics are most effective?

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Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/18-1/22

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 2) | Main | Youtube Tuesday: Lost Generation » January 22, 2010 Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/18-1/22 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 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. As we think about that module and the fact that for most people, their primary interaction with blogs is to read them, Im growing impatient with this idea from a learning perspective. In fact, I have to go on record right now as saying that reading blogs is only a small part of what makes blogs powerful for learning.

The Bamboo Project Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The Bamboo Project Blog. Massive list posts ("50+ Ways to Use Flickr," "100 Social Media Resources", etc.) I know that I myself am attracted to them, bookmarking almost every one I see because the sheer quantity of items seems to indicate that it must be useful. We see "100 Resources" and we think, "Great--I can bookmark this one post and it will take me to 100 other things." Write about your hometown in your 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?

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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.

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 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.

Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/11-1/15

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media | Main | Youtube Tuesday: ESCP Europe Human Experience » January 15, 2010 Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/11-1/15 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.

Fetching Friday – Resources, Blog World Expo & Akismet

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, Blog World Expo Poll, Akismet commentary, and what’s new on kikolani.com. Blogging / Writing. Guest blogging contest – the biggest cash contest in blogging history is now open to new and experienced bloggers. How to create your own blogging continuing education plan – if you want to stay on top of your blogging game, you must continue to learn.

The Key to Long-Term Traffic and Profit for Your Blog

ProBlogger

The post The Key to Long-Term Traffic and Profit for Your Blog appeared first on ProBlogger. They wanted a post to go viral on their blog, thinking it would suddenly shoot their blog’s traffic and profit into the stratosphere. But they certainly helped in terms of social proof.

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. There are several reasons why I recommend adding a blog, and I would equate the importance of having blog to the importance of having an email newsletter. – You can publicize the RSS feed of your blog. But I do not have time to blog!

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Blog World Meetups Tweetups and Parties

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, Blog World events listing (meetups, tweetups, and parties), and 5 ways to use video for branding on kikolani.com. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Writing. 7 things that blogging does – important lessons about the value of blogging. How do we know the ROI of blogging ?

65 Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Blog

ProBlogger

Turn your articles and blog posts into PDFs using free PDF converters like OpenOffice. Use social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook to let people know about the contest. Build a wiki page for your blog. Readers love posts like “10 ways to make money” or “6 ways to drive traffic to your blog” List posts are amongst the most popular kinds of posts, and people tend to share list posts with others more often than other posts.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup and Blog World Celebrities

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup and a cool highlight reel from Blog World Expo 2009 on kikolani.com. Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Blogging / Writing. Community and traffic takes time and patience – 8 things you need to know about building both for your blog. Long term blogging strategies : which ones are yours?

Breaking Google Reader on the wheel of Google +?

The Way of the Web

Normally, I’d advise waiting and seeing what the changes are to a product before complaining, but the post on the official Google blog gives enough information to be really, really worrying. ‘in a week’s time we’ll be retiring things like friending, following and shared link blogs inside of Reader.’ Most importantly – No Shared Link Blogs !!!!

Fetching Friday – Resources, Guest Blogging Contest & Rocket Timelapse

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, a great guest blogging contest, and an amazing timelapse video of the Discovery prepping for take off. Blogging / Writing. 4 reasons to add a podcast to your blog – if only I could become comfortable with the sound of my own voice on recordings… Analyzing the value of a blog post – results of a succeful blog post in terms of social shares, new subscriptions, and conversions.

11 Ways I Diversified Traffic Sources for My Blogs to Become Less Reliant Upon Google [With a Surprising Twist]

ProBlogger

Every day I networked with other bloggers, submitted content to other blogs, engaged in forums on my topics, commented on other blogs, learned about SEO and much more. So in 2004, when I was getting decent traffic from Google and was making a decent income, rather than pushing to grow my blogs through every avenue available, I’d allowed myself to become reliant upon search traffic and stopped pushing as hard. Identifying WHO I Wanted to Read my Blogs.

Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This year, I present you my favorite timeless posts of 2007, complete with descriptions about each blog post (which more than quadrupled the workload for me this time around, especially because I tripled the amount of links, but I had fun!) ( Disclaimer : I’m certain that even with this list in excess of 250 links, I forgot a bunch of posts, so if you have any additional recommendations, please feel free to comment and I’ll add them!) Are You a Social Media Idiot?

201: The Secret to Building a Blog with Big Traffic and Profit

ProBlogger

How to Build Traffic and Profit into Your Blog. On today’s episode I want to talk about a key to creating a blog with lots of traffic and profit. The topic comes from a conversation I had this morning with a new blogger who was asking me about how to create content that would go viral and as I look back at the growth of my own blogs I think it’s an important lesson to my own business’s growth. Links and Resources on The Secret to Building a Blog with Big Traffic and Profit.

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The FASTForward Blog " Managing Personal Knowledge: Setting a Foundation for Transformation? : Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The debate was recently posted on again in a useful way on this blog by Tom Mandel, Transforming enterprise work â?? Usually those that did the transforming came along as social and cultural changes set the stage for this transformation. We can argue the relative contributions of the technology and the social context. He also closes his piece with another thought that is consistent with a number of posts on this blog, including mine. argues that his own blog â??

UKeiG Blog: Top Search Tips - May 2008, Liverpool

Buzz Marketing for Technology

UKeiG Blog. Try social bookmarking services to track down other peoples research lists on a subject. Support Blog. RSS feed for UKeiG weblog. UKeiG, the UK eInformation Group, is a professional body for users and developers of electronic information resources. Wednesday, May 21, 2008. Top Search Tips - May 2008, Liverpool. UKeiGs recent Liverpool Internet search workshop was filled to capacity.

The Bamboo Project Blog: Seven Strategies for Supporting Personal Learning Environments at Work

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The Bamboo Project Blog. « 31 Days to a Better Blog--Day 15: Stickify Your Blog | Main. | 31 Days to a Better Blog--Days 16 & 17: Heatmaps and Stumble Ads » Seven Strategies for Supporting Personal Learning Environments at Work. And be sure to check out the Common Craft Plain English series of videos on RSS , Wikis and Social Bookmarking --in 3.5 Comments: Wondering What This Blog is All About? SUBSCRIBE TO THIS BLOG.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

blogging. blogging techniques. social software. 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. Graham on presentation: blogging for apples. Acomplia on she likes how he blogs, her texts turn him on. for business blogs.

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Find Out How to Increase Traffic, Engagement, and Social Shares Today

Kikolani

One of the worst feelings as a writer, whether you’re creating content for your own blog, a guest blogging opportunity, or a freelance client, is when you put your heart and digital soul into a blog post, publish it, and get little response. This is why I created Blog Post Promotion: The Ultimate Course. To teach bloggers and freelance writers how to promote your content so you can get the traffic, engagement, and social shares that you deserve.

11 WordPress Plugins to Analyze and Increase Traffic

Kikolani

This plugin is very helpful if you already have a search box on your blog. It will reveal popular searches on your blog and unsuccessful searches with no results so you know what your visitors are looking for. By using this plugin, you can show a special message to visitors who landed on your blog from search engines. As the name suggests, this plugin will automatically add links to your favorite Social Bookmarking sites at the end of your posts, pages and RSS feed.

50 Ways Marketers use Social Media to Improve Their Marketing

Harp Interactive

Social media isn’t always the right tool for the job. Not every company needs a blog. Over the last three days, I’ve spoken to four HUGE brands in America that are considering social media for one project or another, and there are many more out there working on how these tools might integrate into their business needs. Add social bookmark links to your most important web pages and/or blog posts to improve sharing. People power social media.

Yahoo! Unloads Delicious

Small Business Mavericks

So I suppose they had the money to buy the struggling social bookmarking website. Delicious is one of the early forerunners of social bookmarking. sent out an e-mail to Delicious members asking for their permission to transfer bookmarks to AVOS, Mssrs. Users of Delicious have until July 2011 to accept AVOSs terms of service and to transfer their bookmarks. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 About Us What’s a Maverick?

Freelance writing requires more trafficking to your own blog too!

Social Media Network Marketing

One important topic for blog owners is how to increase traffic, which is easier than it seems, once you know how. In this article, we cover 7 specific methods of increasing traffic to your blog. If you’re new to blogging, pinging means that when your blog is updated, a “ping” is sent out by the service to let pinging sites know that your blog has been updated. Pinging services include Yahoo’s blogs , weblogs.com , Google Blog search and ZingFast.

Writing Around the Web – Social Media ROI, Google+, and Local Search

Kikolani

Featured Post – Social Media ROI with Google Anlaytics 5. This month’s featured piece just went live today and is part of the 2011 Conversion-Fest Blogging Contest. Measuring Social Media ROI & Goal Conversions with Google Analytics 5 covers the often discussed topic of how to actually measure your social media campaign’s return on investment (in monetary terms) and how your social media campaigns lead to conversions on your website.

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Social Media Success Starts with Listening

Webbiquity SMM

The grandmotherly maxim, “The good Lord gave you two ears but only one mouth for a reason&# applies to social interactions in general, but is nowhere more critical than in social media marketing. Without this information, the company’s social media pronouncements appear off-topic, unsolicited and out of touch. Use social media monitoring tools to find the people who are talking about your company, your competitors, and key industry terms.

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10 Dreadful Mistakes that Kill Your Comments

Kikolani

What does it really take to build a hustling and bustling blog with a thriving and active community around it? Let’s talk about her not-so-secret secrets that power up her blog. Besides her numerous guest posts all around the blogosphere, several prestigious awards like Finalists: Top 10 Social Media Blogs 2011 , and being an all around nice gal, Kristi is always about GIVING to her readers. And blog commenting is still one of the easiest ways to get backlinks.