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. Look for online communities of bloggers and contribute to their conversations to begin building contacts in your focus area. Guest Post by Alicia Lawrence.

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. Bloggers offer brands enhanced value through their own social media activity.

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3 Ways to Identify Influencers for Your Blogger Outreach Campaign

SocialFish

So, you’re about to kick off a Blogger Outreach campaign. If you have a blog and you haven’t planned to do blogger outreach – you need to start planning. The point of this post isn’t to sell you on the idea of blogger outreach.

The Blogosphere is Thriving

Mindjumpers

According to Technorati , people spend more and more time and resources on maintaining blogs. People today speak of the blogosphere as a collective term of bloggers. The blogosphere in many ways reflect public opinion and influential bloggers are part of forming the public debate.

How (and Why) to Map Your Company’s Digital Landscape

Webbiquity SMM

These are the journalists, bloggers, analysts (industry or financial) and others who can help amplify your content, spread your story, and lend credibility to your messages.

How to Reach Out to Bloggers

www.chrisbrogan.com

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.

The 5 Must-read Books for Bloggers in 2011

ProBlogger

Within two weeks of its launch, Social Media Examiner joined the ranks of Technorati’s Top 100 Small Business Blogs and remains in the Top 10. Many bloggers are embracing the concept of the human curator. A lot of demands are made on a blogger’s creativity.

The Slippery Slope of Association Blogger Outreach

www.mizzinformation.com

skip to main | skip to sidebar mizz information Tuesday, October 5, 2010 The Slippery Slope of Association Blogger Outreach Its not often that two of my favorite things to blog about happen to intersect but today youre in luck. Mom blogger drama has made its way to the association world.

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How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10 How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10 Written by Glen, this post has 62 Comments It’s no secret that one-man blogs can make a lot of money.

Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

And as any blogger can tell you, PR pros understand this, as witnessed by the incredible increase in blogger outreach “pitches&# from corporate PR departments and firms over the past two years. Of course, there’s more to (successful) blogger outreach than just pitching, and there’s more to the new practice of social PR than just blogger outreach. How to Reach Out to Bloggers by Chris Brogan. Share this on Technorati.

Social Media Presence of the Technorati Top 20

Viper Chill

Everything you need to know about becoming a successful blogger is available already if you know where to look; the next step is taking action on what you learn. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen.

Best Social PR Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Effectively connect with bloggers and other key online influencers in your industry? Social Media Press Releases and Blogger Outreach. The 5 Cs of Blogger Relations by prTini. ** 5 Stars. Noting (very accurately I might add) that “The top bloggers receive hundreds of pitches a day. Even bloggers with less traffic to their site are still being pitched on a regular basis. Share this on Technorati.

Link-building Tips and Tools for Bloggers in a Post-Panda and Penguin World

ProBlogger

So you might be asking what more can be written about link building for bloggers? Bloggers have an advantage that static and retail websites don’t. Link-building strategies for bloggers. Then you will want to at least submit to quality ones like Alltop (free), Best of the Web Blogs (fee required), and Technorati (free). If you know a blogger who writes a lot of guest posts, search for their name and Google+ on Google.

Vote for idaconcpts.com for Best Marketing Blog at Blogger’s Choice Awards

Idaconcpts

The Blogger’s Choice Awards is now accepting nominations for the 2010 competition. Share this on Technorati. Tags: Blog marketing Blogger's Choice Awards blogger's choice awards idaconcpts.com has entered the race for Best Marketing Blog.

Analysis of Five Top Blogs and What You Can Learn from Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I was contacted by 16-year-old blogger Onibalusi Bamidele who has guest-written this post. There is a trend among many new (and even old) bloggers. Yet many bloggers who have not even spent up to a year on their blogs keep complaining about not achieving any results.

100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog

Webbiquity SMM

social networking profiles, social bookmarking sites, other bloggers). Technorati. Share this on Technorati. Tags: Business Blogging Social Media Marketing 9rules blog directories blog SEO Blog-directory Blogarama Bloggapedia blogs.com Icerocket link building RSS syndication sites Scribnia Technorati TruthLaidBear Urlfan Weblogalot Zimbio Over time, the top source of traffic for most blogs is search. The two keys to search success are great content and links.

Rate and review blogs / bloggers with Scribnia

Josh S Peters

It’s an interesting service that, per it’s about page, “is the source for people’s opinions about bloggers, columnists, reporters, and other writers whose work is available online&#. The sign up was quick and if you’re a blogger I would highly recommend you do it.

Rate and review blogs / bloggers with Scribnia

Josh S Peters

It’s an interesting service that, per it’s about page, “is the source for people’s opinions about bloggers, columnists, reporters, and other writers whose work is available online&#. The sign up was quick and if you’re a blogger I would highly recommend you do it.

Twittorati Features Tweets Everyone Already Knows About

Socialized

Technorati ’s new Twittorati (launched July 7, and not last week as some sites are reporting ) will feature tweets from what Technorati thinks are the top 100 bloggers. I have a great tool I use for following the top bloggers on Twitter.

The Blogger and Marketer's Cheat Sheet to Getting High Profile.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

A blogger might say that he wants to write for a specific publication, sending emails and instant messages asking, “Hey, I really like that you write for this publication. Don’t expect a blogger to change his posts from the past. The same with bloggers.

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

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Analysis of The Top 10 Twitter Users and What We Can Learn From Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

That’s the model that works best for bloggers, and it works the same for social media too. Kirtsy Likaholix LinkedIn Mahalo Mento Mixx MyBlogLog MySpace Plurk Pownce Propeller Reddit SEOmoz Sphinn StumbleUpon Technorati Toluu Twitter Wikipedia Yahoo!

The New Dilemma: Social Media Exposes Us to Too Much, Too Often

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Popular blogging platforms like WordPress, Blogger and Tumblr have make it possible for anyone to publish content on the Internet in a matter of minutes. This is a guest post by Jason Butlion.

Fashion and P.R. Social Media blogger events

Laurel Papworth

PR people need to be careful how they frame an invite to a blogger press event. This social media invite sent to Fashionista highlights some of the issues of running blogger only events. person that I “had&# to come to a Blogger Preview because it was the first one in Australia.

TV Show about Bloggers – Project Alpha, Malaysia

Laurel Papworth

Anyway here’s Malaysia’s attempt at moving more mainstream with merging blogs with traditional media: Project Alpha is Malaysia’s first online TV Show about bloggers. Who knows, you might be featured in our next season of Project Alpha as a blogger we uncovered?

BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business

SocMed Sean

Don’t mess around with blogger or WordPress.com. If your blog gets big, you’ll want to monetize it (even if it’s just to support the costs/time) and you’ll have a harder time with that on Blogger and WordPress.com 44) Blogging takes time and commitment.

The Blogosphere in 2010

Social Media Marketing

It's chock full of lots of data about blogs and the bloggers who blog them, taken from the BlogPulse survey that includes over 150,000,000 blogs. Revenue earned by bloggers Geographic distribution of blogs within the U.S. Typically, this is a function that was handled by Technorati.

Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses

Akamai Marketing

Its so easy to think that because their are millions of blogs (and if you check out Technorati you’ll see that I am write right.) This is the blogger as task-master part. Let your talented employees be your bloggers – ask for volunteers to start.

How to Get Started with Social Media Advertising

Idaconcpts

What’s a entrepreneur, blogger, or content developer to do? Share this on Technorati. So many social media options, so little time. The rapid rise of social media has allowed skillful individuals to reach thousands of others at little or no cost other than manpower and wit.

Top 10 Tips on Planning a Blogger Event

Mindjumpers

Working in both PR and digital comms I have been involved with a number of blogger relations campaigns throughout the years. Put on an experience – bloggers are always looking for fresh, interesting (but relevant!) The (R)evolution of Social Media Bloggers.

A Nation of Bloggers: Good or Bad?

Laurel Papworth

Steve Jobs says he doesn’t want a “nation of bloggers&# rather something with “editorial oversight&#. I suspect that Koehler might also prefer editorial oversight – given that he just quit because bloggers picked up on a story that mainstream media missed. I don’t want us to see us descend into a nation of bloggers,” says Jobs. “I “I didn’t topple Horst Koehler … And nor was it all the bloggers in Germany.

How to Easily Remove Any Facebook Application

Idaconcpts

Aimee is an Autralia-based blogger, social media entrepreneur and frugal mom. Share this on Technorati. Facebook, center of the online universe.

Millions Of WordPress.com Blogs On Pause Due To Back-End Outage

Idaconcpts

WordPress.com has told informed several bloggers around the world that they are experiencing an internal, programmatic error. Share this on Technorati. The error seems to be affecting the entire site network, so it’s millions of sites and people’s personal blogs.

The State of the Blogosphere 2010

www.briansolis.com

The State of the Blogosphere 2010 Since 2004, Technorati has published its annual State of the Blogosphere report. As it indexes over 1 million blogs, Technorati is the authority. This year, the team dove deeper into the blogs with a focus on female bloggers and mobile blogging.

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

The Way of the Web

An interesting study released yesterday by Pingdom reveals that 49% of the top 100 blogs as ranked by Technorati are using WordPress as their CMS platform.

Long-Tail Blogger Outreach Campaign Nuts & Bolts

cabraham.com

Chris Abraham Social Media PR & Blogging Expert home About Me My Blog Resume Abraham Harrison LLC Blogroll Chris Abraham Bio Contact Info Freemasonry German Language Email Form Ideas Login RSS Home Long-Tail Blogger Outreach Campaign Nuts & Bolts Submitted by admin on Tue, 06/29/2010 - 22:26. We identify bloggers who may have a smaller audience but are authenticand have readers who value their opinions.

The Highest Converting Facebook Page I’ve Ever Seen

Viper Chill

Like the time I decided to email every single Technorati Top 100 blogger asking for their ’secrets to success’ It took me longer than I would like to admit, and of the few replies (12 to be exact) I did receive, pretty much all said the same thing.

Startups To Watch in 2011

Idaconcpts

Share this on Technorati. The most successful startups are able to stay a step ahead of their competition by analyzing the current trends to predict the next hot application that will captivate the public.

Learning 2.0 - The Things

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Week 6: Tagging, Folksonomies & Technorati Learn about tagging and discover a Del.icio.us (a social bookmaking site) Explore Technorati and learn how tags work with blog posts. Depending upon the Blogger template that you selected, the "permanent link" for each individual post can be found either through the postâ??s Welcome to the original Learning 2.0 Program. This site was created to support PLCMCs Learning 2.0

Great Education for Bloggers at the Blogging Success Summit 2011

Kikolani

This event, like the others, will be packed full of useful content that every blogger should know, whether you are blogging for yourself or for your business. Richard Jalichandra , CEO of Technorati , the most popular blog search engine and directory.