Tool Tuesday: PostRank Analytics

Akamai Marketing

As a blogger, there are numerous tools at your disposal to track how your content is doing. Enter: PostRank. In short, PostRank endeavors not only to show you how much TRAFFIC you got, but how many times a particular post was talked about.

Successful Blogger Outreach – What to Do and What to Avoid


This week at Affiliate Summit West, I definitely learned some great things from the sessions, and I thought I would share one that is pertinent to my audience: blogger outreach. Blogger outreach – a powerful way to connect! Ways NOT to Do Blogger Outreach.

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Top 25 Blogging and Social Media Posts on Kikolani


This first list is a compilation of the top posts on Kikolani, as determined by PostRank ’s engagement analysis. 5 Types of Video Posts for Bloggers This post includes five types of videos and video posts that bloggers can incorporate into their blog to enhance their blogging content.

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The MLxperience: AideRSS Firefox / GoogleReader extension + Thematic PostRank

Buzz Marketing for Technology

AideRSS Firefox / GoogleReader extension + Thematic PostRank. Blogger theme by BlogandWeb for DesignDisease , tweaked by MLx. Main | Extras. The MLxperience. libtechedtrainfotainment. Search.

How to Reach Out to Bloggers

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.

5 Steps to Submitting a Guest Post & Getting It Published


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.

Weekly Roundup: The Spin Sucks Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

But that’s what you get for Gini Dietrich and her guest bloggers writing such smart posts that had me go, “Dammit, why didn’t I write that first?!&#. PostRank Connect and analytics for bloggers , by Gini (yikes, this is getting old).

Customize Your Blog's Error Page in 5 Easy Steps

Waxing UnLyrical

Five easy steps to customizing your 404 page, assuming you’re using WordPress (you in Blogger, or something, I ain’t got nothing for you). And my guest bloggers, both frequent and infrequent.

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Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources


Marshall Kirkpatrick talked about aggregation and filtering several years ago in How to Build an RSS and Blog News Site for Your Project where he had cobbled together a solution using Google Blog Search, dapper, Feed Digest, PostRank, Roller, and others.

4 Free Tools for Researching Guest Blogging and Advertising Opportunities


PostRank. If you’ve been following my writing for a while, you will notice I always find a way to throw in a mention for PostRank , and for good reason. Simply search keywords in your industry, and PostRank will give you a list of the blogs with the top engagement on that topic.

How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Some tools you can use are Social Mention , Trackur , and PostRank. Some (OK, most) of them I have not been asking myself, nor have I been checking out PostRank, which I should. PostRank is becoming one of my favorite tools.

Meet Kristi and Her Key to Blog Promotion

Ari Herzog

I wrote about Kristi one year ago when she single-handedly introduced me to 15 bloggers and readers in her community and I am writing about the goddess again right now. Experienced blog publishers recognize that popularity and traffic come over time.

Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses

Akamai Marketing

Then measure it.You can use Google Analytics, PostRank or even (GASP!) This is the blogger as task-master part. Let your talented employees be your bloggers – ask for volunteers to start.

Interview with Social Media Influencer: Tom H. C. Anderson

Social Media Citizens

Market Research” (Research Business Report, 2009), Tom is also a prominent blogger , recognized authority on social media, and the founder of Next Gen Market Research (NGMR), one of the most active networking groups for market researchers on the Web. Tom H.

How I Organize Google Reader for Blog Commenting


I started out on sites by photo bloggers I met at a photowalk in downtown Phoenix and branched out from there with people in their comments and on their blogrolls. In just a few weeks, I have found a lot of great photo bloggers to interact with.

How to Make Money Online Through Blogging and Writing


If you are a blogger trying to make money online and the recommended powerful ways to make money with advertising, affiliate marketing, and creating products is not working out for you, then you need to focus on doing something you’re already probably good at – creating content. I like to subscribe to the blog in Google Reader and use the PostRank Chrome Extension to see the posts with the most social engagement and then send them some great headlines running along those lines.

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How to Generate Blog Post Ideas

Viper Chill

Use Postrank to Find Engaging Posts When I wrote a post about the 28 items in my internet marketing toolbox, I covered a nifty little service called Postrank Analytics which lets you see your most shared blog posts on sites like Digg, Delicious and Twitter. Home What the F ?

12 Ways To Make Your WordPress Blog Cleaner And Cuter

Waxing UnLyrical

A Better Blogroll If you like highlighting other bloggers on your site via a blogroll, you will probably find that as you add more and more to them, it becomes a huuge list. And my guest bloggers, both frequent and infrequent.

Interview with Social Media Influencer: Dr. Dave Chaffey

Social Media Citizens

To help this, PostRank is an underused tool – this uses a combination of number of Facebook shares, tweets and an estimate of views to finds the most influential content. I feel this form of online PR, let’s call it “blogger outreach” is under estimated by many companies.

10 More Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master (Part Two)

PostRank PostRank does what it sounds like it should: ranks the quality of posts based on a set of variables. If you see something with a PostRank 10 next to it, thats a pretty good indication its a decent post. Powered by Blogger. Pages. Home About Connect Got something?

Social Media Optimization Tools

PostRank offers a nice measure of engagement at the individual document level and if you pay attention, you can get that data on any web site in their database, not just your own.

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Four Free Digital Marketing Tools for Non-Profits

Waxing UnLyrical

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Top SocialFish posts of 2010


As a quick wrap-up to 2010, here were the top SocialFish blog posts of the year (based on Postrank score, which measures pageviews, RSS views, comments, tweets and retweets, shares, Buzz, bookmarks, clicks, trackbacks etc.) 11 Must-Do’s For the Serious Blogger.

15 Reasons Your PR Pitches Suck

Waxing UnLyrical

It may have escaped your notice, but more and more media (and bloggers) are working for multiple outlets these days. Maybe this particular blogger had experienced something unpleasant internally as the result of previously accepting a comp trip.

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Public Relations Lessons From Jesus, The Apostles And The Bible

Waxing UnLyrical

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An Ode To Monday

Waxing UnLyrical

And my guest bloggers, both frequent and infrequent. Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali An Ode To Monday February 7th, 2011 Tweet You wake up to Monday ; what will it bring?

Measuring Public Relations Outcomes With Seth Duncan

Waxing UnLyrical

Powered by Postrank My "Better Blogroll" (Refreshes at Random) 21st-century PR Issues - Paul Seaman 3Hats Communications - Davina Brewer @jbtaylor - John Taylor A Shel Of My Former Self - Shel Holtz, ABC Bill Sledzik's ToughSledding Chuck Hemann's Alternate Perspectives Communication Overtones - Kami Watson Huyse, APR Communications Conversations - Arik Hanson, APR ConversationAgent - Valeria Maltoni, ABC Gautam (Ghosh) on Organizations 2.0

5 Ways To Spice Up Your WordPress Blog

Waxing UnLyrical

I have an account and tried to use it then settled on old blogger for my biz blog because it was easier even if it has less versatility. Mark as read Approve comment Howie, Ive never really tried Blogger - went straight to WordPress, and its so easy.

What I've Learned About Blogging Based On A Year's Worth Of Data

Jason Yormark

Like many bloggers, I’ve gone in and out of writing, and that doesn’t help with maintaining a consistent flow of traffic to your blog. Most achieved a Postrank of higher then 6, and 9 out of the 10 articles dealt with social media.

44 Blogging Questions and Answers


This will usually lead to those bloggers coming back to your site and engaging with you in your blog as well. Question: I still don’t understand how much revenue a semi-succesful blogger should expect to make let’s says 6 months in?

Creating a Custom RSS Feed for Guest Posts


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. 5 Types of Video Posts for Bloggers.

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Increase Traffic and Authority by Listing Your Blog


I was added here as a contributor to Famous Bloggers, and my profile has already brought in some traffic, as well as connections and reviews from other awesome bloggers like Hesham, Andrew , Danny , Francisco , Julie , Meena , Arijit , and Antonia. Adding your blog to the PostRank system (if it’s not already there) and under particular topic categories, you can get ranked in the top blogs on that topic based on your blog’s social engagement.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary


Blogger : Blogger is a free blogging platform owned by Google that allows individuals and companies to host and publish a blog. PostRank : PostRank monitors and collects social engagement data related to content around the Web.

Strategy Before Tactics: The Basics of Social Media


Tim Ho , an avid blogger and digital strategist at Ogilvy PR, has assembled a set of insights for people who are new to social media. pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Strategy Before Tactics: The Basics of Social Media by Pam Dyer on January 21, 2010 Share Many marketers are planning to incorporate social media into their mix this year.

Thoughts from Conversation with Klout CEO Joe Fernandez

Geoff Livingston

Ace Blogger Seth Godin doesn’t participate on Twitter, but has a Klout score of 70 in large part due to retweets and mentions. This phenomena typifies what Klout calls the Warren Buffet problem.

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How People Made 2010 What It Was

Waxing UnLyrical

And my guest bloggers, both frequent and infrequent.

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Walking the Social Talk

Waxing UnLyrical

This is because the contributing bloggers are all remarkable women, and I am truly lucky to be able to see life through their eyes. And my guest bloggers, both frequent and infrequent.

How Pink Panties Heralded India's Social Media Movement

Waxing UnLyrical

And my guest bloggers, both frequent and infrequent.

12 Social Media Marketing Myths


There are many free blogging tools, too, like WordPress, Blogger, FriendFeed, and Twitter. Earlier this week on Twitter, I came across a great list of 12 leading social media myths by a blogger on the West Coast, Pam Dyer. pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 12 Social Media Marketing Myths by Pam Dyer on January 19, 2010 Share For brands, resistance to social media is futile. Millions of people create content for the social Web on a daily basis.

8 Best Practices for Collaborative Blog Groups


In the last few months, I have had the privilege of becoming a regular contributor on several multi-author blogs such as Search Engine Journal , Famous Bloggers , Social Media Examiner , Search Engine Watch , and Stay on Search. If you own a blog that has multiple authors, regular contributors, or regular guest bloggers , here are seven ways a private blog group can be utilized for helping strengthen the blog and its community as a whole. HootSuite for Bloggers. PostRank*.