10 Standout Social Media Marketing Examples From 2016

Sprout Social

In order to help get those creative juices flowing, we’ve put together a list of some of the top social media marketing examples of 2016. Instead of copying these examples, use them as inspiration. The 2016 blind pre-order campaign is an example of how Taco Bell sets itself apart.

The Complete Bloggers’ Guide to Web Hosting

ProBlogger

Blog hosting can be a confusing thing to navigate , particularly if you’re new to the blogging game or just striking out with your own domain. While I fully agree that these three are quality hosting companies, I wouldn’t label them as the best WordPress hosting choice for every blogger.

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Top tips for bloggers and brands

Sherrilynne Starkie

Bloggers too, are being taken seriously as true influencers by marketers and are being courted by brands and the PR agencies that represent them. This is the key to building credibility with readers and that, in turn, gives a blogger the influence that brands are looking for.

6 Tips for Hosting an Interview Series on Your Blog

ProBlogger

Recently, Darren even shared a few tips on how to get high-profile bloggers to agree to be interviewed for your site. Six Tips for Hosting an Interview Series. Use social media to crowdsource questions or host a live Q & A session with the interviewee.

Why Host a Blog on Your Corporate Website?

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› Home › Column › Search › SEO Why Host a Blog on Your Corporate Website? For example, if you’re searching “ how to know if you need an ac repair company ,” you most likely wouldn’t find this type of content on a corporate website.

Pinterest Basics for Bloggers

ProBlogger

For example, if I see a pretty wedding dress, I will pin it to my “wedding ideas” board, which is full of images of my favorite wedding-related ideas gathered from various websites. Bloggers can make use of these “clickthrough images” to attract more people to our blogs.

HootSuite for Blogging – Twitter Management for Bloggers

Kikolani

HootSuite offers many great features that can aid bloggers in managing their Twitter accounts for blogging uses including promotion, monitoring, keyword tracking, reputation management and more. Are you on a contributor on a multi-author blog, such as Famous Bloggers ?

Real-Time News Curation - Types And Real-World Examples

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Print this article Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 3: Types And Real-World Examples Whats more important? They are simply, to the best of my limited know-how in these areas, the best and most representative examples I have been able to find so far. (I

The 9 Conversion Habits of the World’s Most Successful Bloggers

ProBlogger

From influencing millions to making millions , the world’s most successful bloggers manage to turn visitors into readers, readers into customers, and customers into fans without breaking a sweat. Are there any habits successful bloggers follow? With email being such an effective method of conversion, top bloggers make sure they don’t leave any stone unturned in order to get visitors’ emails. For example, Smartblogger keeps it very subtle.

198: 6 First Income Streams Recommended for Bloggers

ProBlogger

I’ll suggest 6 income streams that I see bloggers often starting with and at the end nominate my favorite one that I think can be a good place to start for many bloggers. So if you’ve been wanting to start monetize your blog – whether you’re a new blogger or an established one – or even if you’ve been monetizing but want to add another income stream – this episode is for you. Links and Resources on 6 Recommended First Income Streams for Bloggers.

5,867 Words on Becoming a Conversion Machine: A Guide for Bloggers

Viper Chill

Blogs take a long time to build, since they’re very much relationship focused, and just relying on RSS – like most bloggers do – sets you on a horrible path when it comes to converting readers into buyers.

Why Become a Web Hosting Reseller?

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Web hosting reselling entails renting a server from another web hosting company and leasing out bandwidth, hard disk space, and processing power to other customers at a lower rate. In turn, you can place ads on the websites of people you host on your private server.

Google Hangouts: Turning Bloggers into Broadcasters

ProBlogger

Google+ has allowed bloggers to become broadcasters , adding a visual component to each blog post, and all you need to become a “Blogcaster” is a webcam, an internet connection, and Google+. Search that hashtag for examples of how we promoted that event.

5 Ways Bloggers and Content Creators Could Use Anchor

ProBlogger

For those of you who have not seen it here’s an example of an update I created on it earlier in the week: The idea is that one person records a short audio clip (under 2 minutes) on their smart phone (iPhone only I think at the moment) and posts it for others to hear.

What New Data Tells Us About Blog Advertising

Convince & Convert

With Blogger and Tumblr, the total audience is much larger. Advertisers have partnered with bloggers for years, particularly in the women’s lifestyle space, because of the highly targeted and desirable audience (women 18-34), the association with premium content, and high social engagement.

The Post Your Fellow Bloggers Don’t Want You to Read

Viper Chill

Your fellow blogger does not want you to see this because these simple tactics are guaranteed to help you make more money from blogging, and (possibly) reduce the potential income they can make themselves. And then bloggers look at how they can make money with products as well.

Is Blogger Copyright Dead?

ProBlogger

There seems to be a growing sense of despondency among bloggers either overwhelmed by the amount of content ripping, or so used to seeing it that they begin to question their understanding of the concept. Explain that you’ll contact their host if the content remains online.

As a Blogger on The Global Internet, What Laws in the World Apply to You?

ProBlogger

Your domain name is hosted with GoDaddy in Delaware in the United States, your website content is hosted with a local provider. You might also have advertising, affiliate agreements, use a hosted online store, or have a drop ship arrangement out of Asia. Hosting and CRMs.

How to Reach Out to Bloggers

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Home About Speaking Newsletters Contact Best Of Work With Me How to Reach Out to Bloggers January 7, 2010 View Comments New here? Are you hoping to connect with bloggers and get the word out about your product or service? Do Your Homework All bloggers aren’t the same.

49% of the world’s top 100 blogs are using WordPress

The Way of the Web

You can debate whether Technorati is still a decent ranking system, and it doesn’t include 8 sites for which information wasn’t available, but 40% of the sites with available information are on self-hosted WordPress (with 9% on WordPress.com’s hosted alternative).

Essential HTML for Bloggers Part 1

ProBlogger

So in this two-part series, using the WordPress visual editor, I’m going to take you through a HTML for Bloggers Introductory Course. Like all good bloggers and journalists, we don’t just write our own thoughts or link to others articles and thoughts. Essential HTML for Bloggers Part 1.

7 Habits of Professional Bloggers

ProBlogger

These are seven habits which top bloggers share. As I’ve met more and more great bloggers, I’ve been struck how much they invest in learning. While you might not be making much money to start with, you should aim to make enough to invest in some learning materials—and to cover your hosting, domain name registration, and other blogging expenses. If your hosting and other expenses mean that your blog’s currently running at a loss, find one simple way to monetize it.

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Getty Images vs Creative Commons and Privacy: What Bloggers Need to Know

ProBlogger

Getty Images recently announced a new image embed feature that allows bloggers (and others) to access and use their vast library of images for non-commercial purposes. That connection is between the embedding site, their reader and the third-party host.

40 Bloggers to Watch in 2011

ProBlogger

Welcome to the 2011 list of bloggers to watch. It was where thousands of the world’s best bloggers met to network and learn. I recommend that bloggers of any niche attend conferences such as this to check out the rising stars. See, Peter isn’t like us bloggers.

Beginner Week: We Asked Veteran Bloggers to Reflect on Mistakes Made in Their Early Days

ProBlogger

During Beginner Week, we checked back in with some bloggers who blundered with the best of us, only to come out the other side stronger and smarter than ever. Engaging an audience is awesome, and it makes it easier for a shy blogger like me to turn the attention on to someone else.

8 Data KPIs Every Blogger Should be Using to Grow Their Blog

ProBlogger

In this post, I cover eight different key performance indicators that every blogger should be tracking, and how each of these metrics can be used to grow a blog over time. Search remains a major channel for bloggers and needs to be a big part of any blog’s growth strategy.

Customer Service: Contrasting Examples

The Marketing Blog

51 am Customer Service: Contrasting Examples Jump to Comments Fed up with my usb-internet device , I’ve been trying to connect with the customer care executives of the company behind it. Reply Becky Carroll April 29, 2008 at 2:57 pm Daksh, two great examples – and thanks for including Customers Rock! FreshBooks is leading by example for many others Reply Saul Colt April 25, 2008 at 1:49 pm Hi Daksh, Thanks for including us (FreshBooks) in this great post!

Top Takeaways for Bloggers from the International Food Blogger Conference 2015

ProBlogger

Each year, the International Food Blogger Conference brings together USA-based and foreign food bloggers under the same roof. WRITING : are food bloggers moving towards to more conventional food writing? Bloggers can have different voices for different blogs or outlets.

Top 20 iPhone Apps for Bloggers

ProBlogger

Just recently, the app was updated to version 8, bringing one essential feature suited for mobile bloggers: the ability to post photos that you’ve taken using your iPhone’s camera. Literature on being a successful blogger will always tell you to be organized with your thoughts and to keep notes for your ideas. PayPal is a must-have for bloggers and online entrepreneurs. I mean, being a blogger, I’m sure you do a lot of web surfing using your iPhone.

15 Blogger Resources Not Previously Featured on ProBlogger

ProBlogger

This is a guest post by the creators of the new site Bloggers’ Domain: 369 (and counting) blog tips, tools and resources. One of the most exciting things about being a blogger is finding new ways to improve your blogging experience. A tool designed for blogger outreach.

Bloggers, Think for Yourselves: Reject the SEO Rumor-Mongers!

ProBlogger

This is a perfect example of a reactionary, irrational response on both sides of the aisle. In order to appease bloggers, panic-stricken lemmings of the SEO world have recently been purporting the value of “link earning” rather than link building.

How to Back Up and Move a WordPress Blog

ProBlogger

Sometimes you’ll need to move your blog from one host to another. Before trying the DIY method, it’s worth checking to see whether your new hosting company offers a site transfer service for new customers. the FTP login information for your current host.

Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware. Push-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 Google

Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware. Push-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 Google

SoundCloud: for Bloggers, Not Just Musicians

ProBlogger

I know Carol advises against using a hosted service for your podcasts, but after listening to this podcast on—and about—SoundCloud , I began to wonder about the hidden benefits of using a service like this. SoundCloud: for Bloggers, Not Just Musicians.

Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide Getting Mass Traffic from StumbleUpon: A Definitive Guide Written by Glen, this post has 83 Comments Many bloggers end up having a love-hate relationship with StumbleUpon.

How to Avoid Legal Trouble, Income Tax Fines, and Penalties as a Blogger

ProBlogger

These are some of the most financially impactful in terms of fines, penalties, liability exposure, and money left on the table, yet they’re ones that are most commonly overlooked by bloggers and internet marketers. For example, when you claim a $600 business deduction, that is $600 less the government can tax you with. Many bloggers scramble at the last minute to obtain this information when their ventures turn profitable and they have to pay taxes on those profits.

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Seven Traffic Techniques for Bloggers—and Metrics to Measure Them

ProBlogger

Over the last couple of months here at Problogger.net, we’ve taken a tour of the traffic techniques that are essential to bloggers. they’re readily shared, or the host site has a massive audience that always generates a spike on your site), and.

Blogger outreach: 5 best practices when writing pitch emails

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Communications Conversations Conversations about digital PR strategy Home About Arik Work With Me Around The Web Speaking Contact Subscribe From The Blog Blogger outreach: 5 best practices when writing pitch emails Posted by arikhanson on 15. By our very nature, bloggers are driven by ego.

What I Learned From Liars and Journalists, and How it Made Me a Better Blogger

ProBlogger

Trust Me, I’m Lying – Confessions of a Media Manipulator is the title of Ryan Holiday’s new book about the tactics cutting-edge bloggers use to drive hundreds of thousands of viewers to their blogs, seven days a week, 365 days a year. This guest post is by Austin Gunter, of WP Engine.