Do you syndicate your blog?

Janet Fouts

Recently the topic of syndicating content came up in conversation. It’s like guest blogging, but more focused. Unless you are setting up reminders and following the conversations on every site you are syndicated on. So, how to get the most value out of being syndicated?

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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. Every blog has its own verification key.

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Trending Sources

Meet the Power of Blog Syndication

Ari Herzog

And that’s just from my post on my blog. I previously announced myself as a blogger on syndication links on sites including B2C and SMT. If you were inspired, please add a comment and sign up to receive blog posts by email. Media Strategy blogging metrics

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120 Marketing Tactics for Blogs

Pamorama

Part of a good content marketing strategy, blogging helps you position yourself as an expert in your area. . Successful blogs play a pivotal role in delivering your brand message, and help drive sales without using traditional hard-sell tactics. 5 steps for creating a successful blog.

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How to Triple Your Audience and Lead Generation With Content Syndication

Writtent Blog

A relatively little-known option for your marketing strategy is to syndicate content , which carries many of the benefits of guest posting without the attached labor. What is Syndication? The concept of syndication isn’t unique to web content marketing. How to Syndicate Content.

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Syndication Best Practices: Reduce the Risk of Being Outranked for.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Syndication Best Practices: Reduce the Risk of Being Outranked for Your Own Content by Adam Sherk on June 30, 2009 Syndicating content is an important business development initiative for publishers; it generates revenue, increases exposure, drives traffic and helps facilitate inbound links. However from an SEO perspective there is a downside, as syndication creates duplicate content issues.

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Should Blogs Syndicate?

Aggregage

As a blogger, I’m continually facing the question of whether I should syndicate my content and how actively I should attempt to get it syndicated. It’s really part of trying to Amplify Your Blogging. talks to various pros and cons for syndication. It raises a lot of very interesting questions about whether bloggers should syndicate. Types of Aggregators and Syndication Choices.

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30 Awesome Blogging Guides, Tips and Resources

Webbiquity SMM

Despite the occasional “death of blogging” pronouncements (often made, ironically, in blog posts), blogs remain the core of a robust social media strategy. more here in 30 of the best business blogging guides and resources of the past year. Why Blog.

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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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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. Blogging rss closing deprecating feedburner google publishing syndication

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17 Plugins to Improve Your WordPress Blog

Ari Herzog

The blog platform, as an open source community, is collectively shared by anyone and everyone who contribute code and provide feedback about what works and what needs improvement. When you read an article on this blog and see related links underneath it, those links are generated by a plugin.

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How to REALLY Increase B2B Blog Traffic

PWB Marketing Blog

Good content isn’t enough for a blog. You can have the best blog in the world, but if nobody goes to it, then you’re spinning your wheels. Great content and consistent traffic are the backbone for creating a viable blog. Explode Your B2B Blog Traffic.

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Online Content Distribution: Guide To The Best Content Syndication Services

www.masternewmedia.org

The content you produce on your site is syndicated to relevant distribution partners who are free to to re-contextualize your original content in the way they see most fitting. 2) The opportunity to generate extra revenues when your content is being syndicated.

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How To Build A Successful Business Blog (a Getting Started Guide)

Rebekah Radice

That’s where blogging comes in. Building a successful business blog can give your business the edge it needs. Because they’re the exact steps I took to set up my award winning blog! Read my ultimate getting started guide to building your business blog. Syndication.

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We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 2)

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Youtube Tuesday: ESCP Europe Human Experience | Main | Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/18-1/22 » January 20, 2010 We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 2) Last week, in We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1) , I argued that people should not syndicate all of their tweets into Facebook.

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Yahoo News Syndication: Attribution Links Not SEO-Friendly

Adam Sherk

In looking at syndicated content on Yahoo News, most of the syndicated articles do not include attribution links (each news source likely has to request or provide them), but among those that do exist there is a problem. For example at the bottom of this syndicated LiveScience.com article you’ll see the attribution link: ( 2010 Update: The syndicated article no longer appears on Yahoo News so I removed the link to it.

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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 !!!!

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33 Personal Blogs of Startup Marketers We Love

Buffer Social

I like to think that reading the blog of a marketer I admire is like having a coffee with them and getting a chance to learn all about their approach to marketing. ☕. Personally, I have benefited a lot from reading these blogs, especially blogs published by startup marketers.

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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. Blog URL (e.g.,

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We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1)

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Search: Tempur-Pedic "Ask Me" Commercial | Main | 4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media » January 13, 2010 We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1) I have never written a rant post before, but nothing seems to bother me more online lately than when I log into Facebook and Im assaulted by a stream of peoples tweets in the Live Feed. Social technologies make syndication and aggregation simple.

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5 Unique Ways to Increase Your Blog Traffic

ProBlogger

Today, you don’t gain blog traffic by paying for backlinks or by swapping them like the old days. They will also engage with you, which helps you to improve your blog. To that end, here are five new ways of looking at increasing your blog traffic. Syndicate your posts.

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Top 10 Firebelly Blog Posts of 2010

Firebelly

Here are the 10 most viewed posts on the Firebelly blog in 2010. We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload. Thank you to all who read, commented, contributed and shared this past year. . The Battle (and Blending) of Social and Search Rages On. Social Media Bootcamp: Facebook for Business. Facebook Fans Mean Business (And Are More Likely to Buy). 3 Easy Ways To Make Your Facebook Page More Welcoming. Learn from Others' Mistakes: Promote Your Facebook Promotions.

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“Reclaim Blogging”: Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook

gapingvoid.com

Home Buy Art Here Stormhoek Winer(y) Hughs Book Daily Cartoon Email About Contact/Connect Home Hugh MacLeod Cartoons drawn on the back of business cards August 19, 2011 (3 days ago) “Reclaim Blogging&# : Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook. With a blog you have to think.

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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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Guide To Online Content Syndication

www.masternewmedia.org

Print this article | Read this article in: | IT | ES | PT | Guide To Online Content Syndication: Part 1 Online syndication allows web publishers to distribute their content to multiple audiences, networks, as well as to traditional media outlets and to their online counterparts.

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Demand Better Content

Twist Image

This content is then syndicated across the Internet and the articles are coupled with Google 's AdSense advertising program (which generates contextually relevant ads that are only paid for by the advertiser if someone clicks on it). The success of this type of business is predicated on the ability to not only create, monetize and syndicate content, but to get it to the top of a search engine's natural listings as well. syndication.

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25+ Phenomenal Resources to Help You Market Your Blog Better

Writtent Blog

Go through these 25+ resources that teach you how to market your blog better and the next thing you know you’ll be commanding a six-figure monthly audience. The Complete Guide to Building Your Blog Audience. Learn to Blog. Blogging Tips. Your blog has a beautiful design.

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Will Publishers Add Cross-Domain Rel=Canonical to Syndication Deals?

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Will Publishers Add Cross-Domain Rel=Canonical to Syndication Deals? In the Q&A in Google’s announcement, one question in particular caught my eye: Q: I’m offering my content / product descriptions for syndication. At Define we work with a lot of newspaper and magazine sites, many of which have syndication deals with multiple partners.

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Get Internet Voicemail from Website Visitors with SpeakPipe

Ari Herzog

It’s a WordPress plugin (and works with other blog platforms or any website for that matter that lets you add code) that lets you record a short voicemail message to any website owner or blogger who has it installed. I discovered it today while reading Nate Riggs’ blog.

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6.5 blogging essentials in my blog toolkit

Absolute PA

A blog (the word is a combo of ‘web’ and ‘log’ Web log = blog) is really the cornerstone of an online marketing strategy. Look what Chris Brogan says: I started my blog in early 2009 and have been posting regularly (with the odd hiatus in the past) ever since.

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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. Don’t ignore blogging, tweeting and developing content for YouTube.

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Satisfy your Appetite for Targeted Traffic with SEO & Social

Harp Interactive

Social Syndication is the act of leveraging user-generated content (UGC) from your website or blog to publish on Facebook and other social media sites. This creates an increase in brand exposure and exponential linkbacks to your content resulting in higher search engine rankings and ultimately, an increase in sales. The user generated content can be as simple as a Facebook "Like" all the way to rating systems and consumer reviews that are shared across the social net.

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Satisfy your Appetite for Targeted Traffic with SEO & Social

Harp Interactive

Social Syndication is the act of leveraging user-generated content (UGC) from your website or blog to publish on Facebook and other social media sites. This creates an increase in brand exposure and exponential linkbacks to your content resulting in higher search engine rankings and ultimately, an increase in sales. The user generated content can be as simple as a Facebook "Like" all the way to rating systems and consumer reviews that are shared across the social net.

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Celebrating 5 Years of Blogging with NextGen Tech Women

Geoff Livingston

A laborious blog post lavishing personal reflections doesn’t feel right. Writers write, that’s what we do, and for me blogging is writing, an activity I will likely partake in the rest of my life. This coming Saturday will mark my five year “blogoversary&#.

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

Convince & Convert

Blog Comments (The blog is on WordPress) Disqus This is what I use to manage comments here at Convince & Convert. ChatCatcher This is a nice little tool that finds Tweets about your blog posts, and automatically adds them as comments. Flickr Creative Commons Search This is my go-to source for photos for the blog and presentations. Note that nearly 40% of all subscribers to this blog are via email, not RSS. Great little app for on-the-fly blog management.

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A Powerful Exercise inside Google Analytics to Set You Up for a Successful Year of Blogging

ProBlogger

Today I wanted to share with you an exercise that I do on my blogs at the end of every year that helps me to grow my blogs in the year that follows. It all starts for me in Google Analytics (the tool I use to track how my blogs are performing). Lets compare the two for my blog.

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How To Build an Awesome Video Trailer For Your Blog

Kikolani

What will it do for you and your blog? As Jon Morrow wrote it after releasing his trailer: “Seven days into the launch for my new blog, I already had 1,740 email subscribers. Boost Blog Traffic. Next, syndicate your video across all the online video channels.

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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.

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50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management 2013

Pamorama

Buzz Equity ($) | Listen to social media conversations in real time from various social media channels like Twitter, Facebook, blogs, news, forums, reviews, and video websites. Topsy ($) | Monitors tweets, websites, blogs, and social networks, and analyzes/indexes/ranks content and trends.

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A Blog Commenting Strategy

ProBlogger

When I first started my blog, about two months ago, I had a hard time getting five visitors a day. One lucky day, I decided to convert all of the popular blogs traffic to my little blog. Well, readers of the popular blogs are high converters and very targeted to my blog.

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