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? Blogger and influencer outreach.

Two Examples of What NOT to Do When Asking Influential Bloggers For a Link

Idaconcpts

First example. In October 2011 a post has been published about an awkward email in which the owner of a famous blog was asked to insert a link to an existing post on his blog using the precise keywords (already in place in text) as the anchor text. Second example.

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29+ Actionable Content Writing Tips [+Examples]

Writtent Blog

Here are 29+ actionable content writing tips to help you, along with examples, statistics, and quotes. If you give them specific examples of what to do after reading your content, they’re less likely to go looking for more specific information on other sites.

57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources

Dave Fleet

As it happens, lots of organizations publish their social media guidelines online, ready for you to review and use yourself. Blogger Policy. Pledge for Bloggers. Over time I’ve found myself doing more and more foundational work for organizations looking to dip their toes into social media. One of the key elements of this work, in my opinion, is creating a social media policy that fits well with the organization’s goals, culture and risk tolerance. But where to start?

100 Examples of Corporate Social Media Policies

Koka Sexton

The following table contains the names of over 100 companies and organization that have published their Employee Social Media Policies or Guidelines online… The left side column is the name of the organization, and it is linked to their organizational or corporate home page.

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.

What the Best Bloggers Do Right

Convince & Convert

So what are the qualities or distinct characteristics that mark these super bloggers, setting them on a plane higher than us lesser mortals? Being regular and keeping that blog fresh is one thing that nearly every successful blogger did. Take Richard Branson’s personal blog for example.

Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?

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5 Strategies to Build a Network of Bloggers and Journalists

Waxing UnLyrical

Creating a network of bloggers and journalists is a great way to provide mutual support in the world of online media. For both public relations and search engine optimization, publishing content via other people’s sites is a critical part of their everyday duties.

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. See the end of this post for an example.

Book Review: APE – Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur by Guy Kawasaki and Shawn Welch

Akamai Marketing

Stay Akamai: It’s a natural step for bloggers to consider publishing; self publishing books is easier than ever before. People who could provide you the details of how to self-publish. From Blogger to Author? The Social Role in Self Publishing.

In praise of Econsultancy; a publishing model that works

Danny WhatMough

Econsultancy is a client, I’m one of its guest bloggers, I’ve been to Econsultancy events, parties, training sessions and have worked with them in partnership with several of my former and current clients. First of all, a giant disclosure.

How To Be a Better Guest Blogger

Ari Herzog

Every blog publisher wants to increase eyeballs and visits. We are open to introducing our readers to new voices by way of guest posts; but, after years of blogging and receiving email requests from wannabe bloggers, I’ve learned that a lot of people don’t understand the difference between blogging and article marketing. Here are 6 real examples of emails that suck: The 6th reason your email sucks: You never researched nor read my blog.

How My Guinea Pigs Became Famous Guest Bloggers

Waxing UnLyrical

Take, for example, my post on guinea pigs and tomatoes. For example, Google “allintitle: can guinea pigs eat tomato” and then compare it with “allintitle: can guinea pigs eat tomatoes”. But I also make sure I promote other bloggers, and participate without posting any links.

How to Leverage the Potential of Blogger Outreach

Kikolani

Blogger outreach is reaching out to the blogger community to create a relationship that involves you having regular, constructive and mutually beneficial contact with them. What is Blogger Outreach? Let me explain this phrase by way of an example. Searching For Bloggers.

What Do the Best Bloggers Have in Common?

Kikolani

If you haven’t read about that many blog success stories , you may or may not know that it is in fact, the blogger’s attitude which plays a major role in the success of any given blog. As a blogger, your mindset defines your attitude. Someone you might call a “hobby blogger”.

8 Questions for a Big-Time Marketer Turned Influential Blogger

Convince & Convert

Recently I conducted and published a survey capturing the input of 4,000 of the top bloggers on marketing partnerships. One of the key takeaways was that the majority of bloggers want to work directly with the brands. Q: You’re a travel blogger.

3 Examples of Content You Can Include in Your Email Newsletter

ProBlogger

A lot of bloggers struggle with what to include in their newsletter. Some bloggers use their newsletter to send content that doesn’t appear anywhere else. Example: Planning with Kids. Some bloggers use their newsletter as an email subscription to their blog. Example: Smart Blogger. Jon Morrow from Smart Blogger argues strongly for this type of newsletter. And his own newsletter is a good example of one: You can see how short Jon’s newsletter is.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Baby Blogger on Board

Kikolani

10 Free Tools Every Business Blogger Should Bookmark – Explore the free tools out there that will help you be better at business blogging and content creation. Are You Just Another Dumb Blogger? I’ve Got a Baby Blogger on Board!

6 Things Bloggers Can Learn From Dr. Seuss

Kikolani

Here are 6 things that bloggers can learn from the legend, Dr. Seuss. Learn from people, learn from experience and learn from example. In 1954, Life Magazine published a finding that concluded children were not learning to read because the books they were assigned to read was boring.

20 Bloggers to Watch in 2012

ProBlogger

As Michael Stelzner said at Blogworld, “You’re not a blogger, you’re a publisher!”. He had a popular blog, Free Pursuits, but focused on creating a legacy rather then just being a blogger. Alexis Grant is a publishing powerhouse. More bloggers to watch.

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15 Wasteful Habits of Unproductive (and Unsuccessful) Part-Time Bloggers

Kikolani

But when you’re a part time blogger working around a full time job, taking care of the kids and/or your elderly parents, success can seem like it’s a mile away. While it’s not impossible to transform yourself from a part time blogger to a highly successful full time blogging machine (think Kristi Hines , creator of this blog and others), those blogging part time face unique challenges. Being a Part Time blogger doesn’t make you any less serious than those that blog full time.

5 Ridiculous SEO Myths Every Blogger Should Ignore

ProBlogger

SEO scares or confuses most bloggers and for very good reason. Write a relevant, helpful blog post for a fellow blogger in your niche. Take this post as an example. The post 5 Ridiculous SEO Myths Every Blogger Should Ignore appeared first on ProBlogger.

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.

Theme Week: Publish Your Blog Post Without SEO, and 1000s of Visits Will Be Forever Lost

ProBlogger

While this week we’re exploring all the things you can do with a post after you hit “publish”, Rand is reminding is to take a second before we do and have a look at the things you can do to optimize your post before it even gets into the hands of your readers.

How to Consistently Publish Great Content While On The Go

ProBlogger

Since publishing content and interacting with my audience is a huge component of my business, those were the apps I downloaded first. The best smartphone apps to track and publish content consistently. It is a fantastic tool for collaborating on blog posts for example.

Does your brand take bloggers seriously?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Brands are flocking to Facebook but are overlooking the significant opportunities and value that bloggers bring to digital marketing initiatives, according to the T echnorati 2013 Digital Influence Report. Technorati is not the voice of blogging authority that it once was, but each year the advertising network publishes a report that is required reading for internet marketers. Number of likes, fans, friends and followers are some examples. Bloggers are important in PR.

The Hot Mess Dumpster Fire That Is Corporate Content

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From small, medium and large brands to those that are focused on B2B and B2C, there are many that are creating, publishing and distributing content in new and interesting ways. That all of this publishing empowers brands to speak in a more human, humane, friendly and relevant voice and tone. Some of them have slowed down on their publishing frequency. Sounds simple enough, but there are so few examples of brands that have been able to make this happen, that it's scary.

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

www.masternewmedia.org

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

How Bloggers Can Benefit From Google’s Rich Answers

ProBlogger

For example, If we were to type in a particular question: You will see that Google has extracted the information from a third-party website, in this case bbcgoodfood.com. For example, if we were to ask the question: “How old is Malcolm Turnbull?”

Bloggers: This Is How Long Your Posts Should Be

Viper Chill

I’m not a blogger who will guess numbers and just throw stats out there, so I decided to do an in-depth analysis. However, don’t forget that these blogs are known to post multiple times per day and I know one of them publishes more than 20 posts, daily. Home What the F ?

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

Viper Chill

I owe so much of where I am and what I have done to this mode of publishing that I don’t even know where to start. I’m going to use their book cover as an example of how powerful one testimonial from an outside source can be.

3 Ways Scheduling Will Make You a Better Blogger

ProBlogger

If it’s one thing I hear the most, it’s that bloggers don’t have enough time in the day to do all the things they want to (or think they should) to build their blog and make it the best it can be. Three Ways Scheduling will Make You a Better Blogger.

23 Outstanding Social PR Guides

Webbiquity SMM

Is blogger outreach still an effective PR strategy? Guides to Influencer and Blogger Outreach. GroupHigh.com – The “Blogger Outreach” Multi-Tool by Justice Mitchell. The 10 best ways to pitch a blogger by ragan.com.

Get to Know Your Readers: An Example of When It Counts

ProBlogger

The results of that question were fascinating both for us to give advertisers but also as we thought about what content we could publish on the site. Further reading on getting to know your readers: Cheap Survey Tools for Bloggers who Want Answers.

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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.

The Anatomy of the Perfect Pitch

Waxing UnLyrical

And while this is written in the context of media/blogger relations, I believe these elements apply to practically anything and anyone you’re pitching. Imagine you’re the publisher of the most popular, highly-trafficked, blog in the world, that focuses on (this is your topic area).

What New Data Tells Us About Blog Advertising

Convince & Convert

The blogging space has grown to be a major part of online publishing with a huge following and audience. With Blogger and Tumblr, the total audience is much larger. Bloggers are in many ways the first influencers, and brands started these partnerships as early as 10 years ago.

5 Ridiculous SEO Myths Every Blogger Should Ignore

ProBlogger

SEO scares or confuses most bloggers and for very good reason. Write a relevant, helpful blog post for a fellow blogger in your niche. Take this post as an example. The post 5 Ridiculous SEO Myths Every Blogger Should Ignore appeared first on ProBlogger.

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

Sprout Social

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. To give you an example, we analyzed the most socially shared articles related to “social media marketing.” When was it published?