Bloggers Are Not Journalists – But They Are Abducted, Imprisoned Tortured and Assassinated the Same #HowManyMore

Laurel Papworth

Shares Extract: George Brandis today said that “Bloggers are not Journalists” meaning they don’t need the same protection. It’s probably worth investigating the number of bloggers killed in the “Line of Duty”… Today, George Brandis Attorney General for Australia stated that “ bloggers are not journalists ” in regard to the #metadata debate (Government accessing Big Data vs Privacy debate). It’s actually Social Media.

Services & Tools for Bloggers

The Marketing Blog

Home About In the Media Social Technographics Ladder Xtees.com – A Unique t-shirt selling hub June 12, 2008.3:18 18 am Services & Tools for Bloggers Jump to Comments Ever since the philosophy of blogging has become popular a lot has happened in the blogosphere planet. There was a time when traditional bloggers used to rely on ms-word because of comfort factor and less exposure with web-based blogging clients. Services & Tools for Bloggers [.]

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How Embedded Social News Grew My Content, Traffic, and Engagement, and Saves Me Time [Case Study]

ProBlogger

Every blogger wants to offer the best content to his or her audience. As creator of GSTV, I was looking for a social news platform that could deliver top guitar content from across the Web directly to our blog and allow users to participate on a social level. Our research led us to new social platform, ROCKZi. A social news platform. ROCKZi is a social news platform that helps us deliver a fun community experience and share relevant content with our users.

Pros And Cons Of Translating Your Blog Posts Into Other Languages

SocMed Sean

If you are a blogger looking to expand your audience, translation of your existing content might have crossed your mind. NOTE: Be aware that a plugin solution will not translate text that is embedded into images. Blogs Featured People Social Media WordPress Workplace blog content management marketing social social media social networking translation Web Content Management wordpress

5 Tips For Using YouTube to Grow Your Business

SocMed Sean

While publishing new long-form content like blog posts, you also need to decide when to create video content that can either stand on its own and drive traffic, or be embedded in your posts to compliment your written text. This week we welcome guest blogger is Payman Taei. Featured Social Media Tech YouTube social social media social networking tech tips video

Top 100 Most Innovative and Influential People in the Web 2.0 World

Bill Hartzer

In the social networking category, Mark Zuckerberg, the Founder of Facebook , beat out Kevin Rose, the Founder of Digg. World: 1) Social Networking. Adam Christensen, Social Media Communications Manager, IBM Corp. Bruce Schneier, Blogger.

Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

Episode 2 of monetizing online communities looks at donations – an overlooked revenue stream and the social media tools that enable donations online. Online social media services provide scope for members to donate time, resources and money how and when they want.

The New Twitter

Mindjumpers

If you click on a tweet you’ll get a detail pane on the right side of your timeline that shows more details of the tweet; such as embedded media. Media You can see embedded media without leaving Twitter such as YouTube videos, Flickr pictures and live streaming from Ustream and more.

The Top B2B Marketing Trends for 2018 – A Meta-Analysis

Webbiquity SMM

Most “top trends” posts either tell what the blogger thinks (good), or curate the opinions of multiple experts (better). But these experts and bloggers identified seven specific trends within the realm of content marketing: Thought Leadership: There were nine mentions of the idea of basically doing content marketing better: more strategic, focused, higher quality, longer pieces that demonstrate true thought leadership. Social Media Marketing Trends.

Fetching Friday – 21 Marketing Links

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. How to Pitch Journalists: Pro Tips from a BuzzFeed Contributor – Advice for blogger outreach specialists, like myself, whose goal is to get the content they’re promoting covered by major media outlets. Social Media / Social Networking.

8 Valuable Blog Marketing Tactics You Can Use Today

Kikolani

Blog About Your Favorite Bloggers. Reach out to those bloggers and ask if you can write a guest blog for their site. When adding share buttons, make sure you have all of the popular social networking platforms covered, including: Facebook, Twitter, e-mail and other niche networks.

Fetching Friday – 23 Marketing Links

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Have you signed up to learn about the art of promoting a single piece of content for an increase in traffic, engagement, and social shares ? How to Be Smart in a World of Dumb Bloggers – Here’s the painfully honest truth about what it takes to be a popular blogger. Social Media / Social Networking.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, November Discounts & Life on Facebook

Kikolani

5 ways to measure your online reputation as a blogger – what really counts beyond the stats. What benefist do you get from blogging networks ? Great question posed by the post, and interesting discussion about the benefits of blogger specific networks. Social Media / Social Networking. Why social media is a better investment than SEO – eight reasons bloggers should focus on social networking.

A Step by Step Guide on Getting Started Using Facebook For Business

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials A Step by Step Guide on Getting Started Using Facebook For Business View this document on Scribd Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit May 8, 2010 - Posted by akstout18 | Uncategorized | Facebook , facebook fan pages , facebook for business , facebook business pages , facebook like pages One blogger likes this post 18 Comments » [.] Stout and AK Stout, Saying It Social.

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It’s Not Just Pinterest RE: Copyright & Legal Issues

Kikolani

Because Pinterest is the hot topic of social media, it has come under a lot of scrutiny. Delicious is one of my favorite all time social bookmarking sites. While the videos are embedded via their YouTube or other video network code, the full sized images from these pages are saved to Delicious’ servers. Quora , one of my favorite Q&A networks, has also added a new feature that allows you to add content to boards. Social Media

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9 Everyday Tools to Increase Earned Media

Kikolani

Meanwhile, only 36% of consumers trust completely ads on social networks. ClickToTweet allows you to create personal messages, quotes or any text messages that can be embedded on a website or blog to be tweeted out when users click on it. What this tool does is help you increase shares on social networking sites. on Social Media Examiner where she covers a more detailed review about what it can do. 9 Social Media Tools Every Blogger Needs To Know About.

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Social Media Strategy from A to Z » Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Business , Marketing , Social Media > Social Media Strategy from A to Z Social Media Strategy from A to Z by Tamar Weinberg on May 28, 2010 Share Social media might be old.

15 Blog Design Hacks to Maximize Social Sharing

Writtent Blog

Generally, when online marketers discuss social media marketing, we straightaway start thinking about headlines , content quality , and content marketing strategy. While those three are definitely all very important factors of a successful social media marketing strategy, there’s still one important component we often forget to consider: blog design. Here are 15 ways to ensure that your design is as social media friendly as possible. Social Follow Buttons.

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Best Social Media and Digital Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 2

Webbiquity SMM

Reports, surveys, studies and infographics are among the most popular content posted and shared across social networks. But which networks are most effective for spreading the content produced? How widespread, really, is the use of social media for marketing? How are B2B marketers using social media differently from their B2C counterparts? How are marketers measuring social media success? General Social Media Statistics.

50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Social media marketing has gone well beyond the hype stage and is now mainstream business practice. Still, questions remain: how do I use social media most effectively across the enterprise? Which social media monitoring tools should I use? What social media developments and trends should I be watching? And of course, there’s the ongoing social media ROI debate : how do I measure this? Can social media ROI really be measured? Social Media Tools.

How Videos Can Transform Your Content Marketing Strategy

ProBlogger

From do-it-yourself tutorials to adorable animal clips, videos are a big part of our life – and business owners as well as bloggers are taking notice. Bloggers, entrepreneurs and business owners have to realize that implementing videos into their content marketing strategy is the way to go. Video is on a roll, and it’s evident if you look at any social media network today. This is a guest contribution from Nathalie Cohen-Sheffer.

Ultimate Guide to User-Generated Content

Later

UGC is an affordable way to share high-quality content that generates sales for your brand — it’s the social media equivalent of a word-of-mouth recommendation! . In the fast-paced world of social media marketing, UGC provides a highly-visual, engaging, and varied range of content — from videos, Instagram Stories, Lives, takeovers, as well as traditional reviews — transforming your social strategy even if your team is small and your resources are stretched!

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Lunar Design's Podcast Episode: Can Innovation be Taught?

The Marketing Blog

Home About In the Media Join a world of creativity, fun, innovation and entrepreneurship Tech Gyaan: Changing Network Settings not a problem March 30, 2008.6:25 Can innovation be taught or is it embedded in creativity? I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. I guess, it's an entrepreneur/ blogger fav topic to blog when starts a startup.

First Steps Toward Becoming a 21st Century Educator | always learning

Buzz Marketing for Technology

being the school’s only teacher of a certain class or grade level, having limited professional development opportunities compared to your home country, and being without a support network for feedback and inspiration. The development of a personal learning network (or PLN) is absolutely essential for any successful 21 st century educator. Here are a few tips and tricks to get started developing your own personal learning network: Join a Social Network.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & CommentLuv Benefits

Kikolani

21 creative blogger bio pages – great inspiration for creating your about page. 10 tips and tricks for your Facebook fan page – call to action, video embedding, hidden content, and more. Social Media / Social Networking. 5 step process for social media success – focused for businesses, a simple graphic that shows what you need to do to succeed in social media.

How to Nimbly Adapt Content Strategy to Google’s Upcoming Changes

Writtent Blog

If you’re overwhelmed by the thought, starting small by curating and embedding videos is better than simply using plain text content. Would you bookmark the page, or share on social networks with your peers? Encourage Social Sharing. Over the past year, major search engines have begun paying much closer attention to social signals, a term used to describe how members of social media networks interact with the content.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

While WordPress.com, Blogger, Tumblr, and other platforms are great, there is nothing like having full control of the design and functionality – something you will only get if you are running WordPress from your own domain. Before you register that domain, be sure that it is available on social media! Knowem lets you search names / keywords to see if they are taken on over 500 social networks. Hover over each network’s name to learn a little more about it.

Why You Should Revisit Your Old Content – Regularly

ProBlogger

As bloggers, we tend to focus on what we’re creating now rather than what we created months or even years ago. We share it on social networks, put it in our newsletter, and encourage engagement through comments on the blog and on social media. I look for errors in the post – factual errors, spelling mistakes, broken image, embedded tweets that no longer work, and anything else. #4:

Viral Marketing: Weezer Gets it Right

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

We talked about (marketing) doing it right on Social Blend in our early episodes and this video is exactly what you and I were talking about! The URL is still there, but embedding was disabled: [link] I think they should realize that they got social media right until they removed embedding.

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The Ultimate List of Social Media Definitions You Need to Know

Hootsuite

Social media is a constantly evolving field. It can be difficult to keep up with all the new social media definitions that seem to emerge almost every month. That’s why we’ve created this comprehensive glossary of social media terms. This social media glossary is a living document that will evolve as we add and subtract entries, expand our definitions, and provide more context for the most important social media terms. Blogger. See Social media marketing.

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9 Elements of the Perfect Post

ProBlogger

In Shareaholic’s publisher network, the most shared websites tend to optimize for keywords in their headlines, include headlines less than ten words, and stick to “list” and “how to” kinds of posts. Among our publisher network, we notice that websites with branded visuals get the most shares on Pinterest while along benefitting from the brand exposure of including their name in those shares. Embedded CTAs. Social sharing tools.

Plutter Kite: The Ultimate Micro-Blogging Service

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Social Media > Plutter Kite: The Ultimate Micro-Blogging Service Plutter Kite: The Ultimate Micro-Blogging Service by Tamar Weinberg on June 18, 2008 Share This is a guest post from Samir Balwani of Internet Marketing blog Left the Box.com. They’re always heralded as the next big social media hit , the best on the web, or something killer.

Could Google Wave Be One Of The Many Social Media Networking Sites

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Social Media Ne. About Me - Social Media Network Online Contact Me - Social Media Network Online Your Contribution To This Blog - Social Media Netw.

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Swipe Right for Hot SEO: Match the Link Building Tactic to Your Site

Kikolani

Remember to factor in other forms of marketing like PPC, email marketing and social media. Bloggers and social media influencers are also great outreach targets: you may want to contact them on Twitter as well as email. Private Blog Networks. Private blog networks, PBNs, are branded in the SEO community as black hat SEO. Any visual niche is great as original images are popular with bloggers and editors, and they cut down on writing time.

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Techipedia Redesign is Finally Live

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Completely Random , Personal , Web Design > Techipedia Redesign is Finally Live Techipedia Redesign is Finally Live by Tamar Weinberg on April 2, 2008 Share After months (and I mean months) of planning, the blog redesign for techipedia is finally live. I like the branding you are doing by embedding the logo throughout as well. But I have seen you all over social media.

Swipe Right for Hot SEO: Match the Link Building Tactic to Your Site

Kikolani

Remember to factor in other forms of marketing like PPC, email marketing and social media. Bloggers and social media influencers are also great outreach targets: you may want to contact them on Twitter as well as email. Private Blog Networks. Private blog networks, PBNs, are branded in the SEO community as black hat SEO. Any visual niche is great as original images are popular with bloggers and editors, and they cut down on writing time.

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

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Do You “Like&# How I Look In These Jeans? Social curation at work. " Social Media overdose? shopping is social just not hat kinda social!

187: Is Written Content Dead?

ProBlogger

These will be much smaller (32 people) and give you an opportunity to really drill down into your own blog and business and to talk with both Pat, myself and some other experience bloggers to brainstorm, strategize and plan how to grow your business. That’s the question I had a few times at Social Media Marketing World last week. Again, these will be with Pat, myself, and some other experienced blogger. Everyone at Social Media Marketing World is talking about video.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Jesse Stay is a consultant who specializes in the integration of social APIs such as Twitter and Facebook. You may know him as founder and CEO of the social stream clean up and automation tool, SocialToo.com , but Jesse has also written two books on the subject of Facebook.

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

Convince & Convert

Also, at my social media speaking engagements hither and yon I’m often asked what tools I use. So, I took a personal inventory and created this overview of the 39 social media tools I use daily. Also, some bloggers (including Ari Herzog and Valeria Maltoni ) don’t favor including tweets as comments, since they are not true “comments.&# Swix This is a slick new social media dashboard program that I’ve been trying.

Social Media Strategy: 10 Experts Reveal Their Secrets

Viper Chill

For example, you might not know that I helped one newspaper go from a limited social media presence to helping them hit the Digg homepage over 40 times. Encourage interaction as you grow the network and give them a reason to share your updates on and off Facebook. Home What the F ?

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Get Your Social Media Story Straight | Blogging and Content.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Get Your Social Media Story Straight April 1st, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet This is the best ad I’ve seen in months.

PB166: Editorial Strategy – 11 Factors to Consider When Shaping the Content Strategy for Your Blog

ProBlogger

Why Evergreen Content is the Best Investment of Time for a Blogger. How Many Posts Should a Blogger Post? How to Decide if You Should Start on a New Social Network or Medium. My name is Darren Rowse and I’m the blogger behind problogger.com , a blog, podcast, event, job board, and series of ebooks all designed to help bloggers grow their audience and make money from their amazing blogs. Most bloggers I know tend to major on one or the other.