The Blogosphere is Thriving
FEBRUARY 17, 2011
People today speak of the blogosphere as a collective term of bloggers. The blogosphere, even though it is spread across the world, can be considered as social network in itself or a community where people are inspired by each other and share information and views.
The Blogosphere in 2010
Social Media Marketing
OCTOBER 8, 2010
I just found the State of the Blogosphere in 2010 report over at BlogHerald. 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.
The State of the Blogosphere 2010
DECEMBER 13, 2010
After all, the blogosphere at one point seemed to succumb to the allure of the statusphere and the effortlessness and trendiness of rapid-fire, micro publishing. The State of the Blogosphere 2010 Since 2004, Technorati has published its annual State of the Blogosphere report.
7 Ways To Build Your Brand In The Blogosphere
MAY 17, 2015
It’s a great way to connect with potential customers – the blogosphere gives you a ready-made audience who are already interested in your type of product or service. If you’re wondering how to turbocharge your brand in the blogosphere, here are seven ways to get you started.
Blogosphere Trends + Using Infographics
SEPTEMBER 15, 2011
Blogosphere Trends + Using Infographics. Information graphics, or infographics as they are more often called, are a great way to convey complex information clearly and concisely. Infographics can be anything from annotated maps, timelines, flowcharts, graphs, Venn diagrams, size comparisons, charts, or data presented with snazzy typography to a gorgeous amalgamation of several of these techniques.
Blogosphere Trends + The Art of Live Blogging
MARCH 10, 2011
Blogosphere Trends + The Art of Live Blogging. Live-blogging—writing about an event as it happens rather than after the fact—can be a valuable resource for your readers, providing them with up-to-the-minute information about important events and making your blog the go-to destination for information on a developing story. It is also rife with perils: insufficient power supplies, spotty Internet connections, and errors made in haste, to name a few.
3 Tips For Effective Blogger Outreach
NOVEMBER 23, 2011
Social Media Social Media PR blog reach blogger outreach bloggers Blogging blogosphere Influencer online mention PR publicity social media pr strategy word-of-mouthTweet Bloggers are one of the key influencers in the online sphere.
Super list of 50 social media links - Koka Sexton dot Com
NOVEMBER 14, 2008
I have collected a Super Link List from around the blogosphere for you to be all that you can be online! Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Super list of 50 social media links Have you ever wanted to know more about how to make a huge impact in social networking?
Why Great Writers Win Out in the Blogosphere—And How to Join Them
OCTOBER 3, 2012
Why Great Writers Win Out in the Blogosphere—And How to Join Them. This guest post is by Ali Luke of Writers’ Huddle. Is your writing holding you back? If new visitors never stick around, if you rarely get retweets, or if there’s tumbleweed blowing through your comments section, this might not be because you’re getting anything wrong in terms of promotion. There’s a chance that your writing isn’t quite up to the high standard required for blogging success.
An introduction to blogging: Making your mark on the blogosphere
FEBRUARY 9, 2010
Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe An introduction to blogging: Making your mark on the blogosphere 09/02/2010 tags: architecture blogging , blog strategy , blogging , construction blogs , Content Marketing by Gemma Went I spoke at the Construction Marketing training event last week about blogging and how to introduce it into your business.
Is Blogging Dead or Are Companies Not Trying Hard Enough?
APRIL 25, 2012
Based on Wall Street and fast-growth companies, blogging is down, and now it’s time to claim the whole blogosphere is dead. When I speak to CEO organizations , I typically run through a series of quick slides that show where technology is right at this moment.
11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
FEBRUARY 23, 2010
Taking this theme a little further, I decided to branch out into the blogosphere, but using the number seven this time around was a tad too limiting. There are so many blogs out there that regurgitate news, causing clutter in the blogosphere.
Blogosphere Trends + Readability Scoring
MAY 11, 2011
Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator , a site that curates the best of the blogosphere, as well as an award-winning print journalist. Blogosphere Trends + Readability Scoring. Do you know your blog’s readability score? If not, there are several ways to find out. But before you go calculating, let’s talk about why you should even care. For starters, the average American adult reads at a level between eighth and ninth grade, according to the National Adult Literacy Survey.
Ten steps to building a community blog that rocks!
DECEMBER 9, 2011
It was a simple case study, using associationTECH to look at why we created the blog, what considerations were involved in setting up moderation policies etc, how we connected it to the wider tech blogosphere, and how we measured success.
Non-Facebook Users: Please Comment Here
DECEMBER 19, 2012
Across the blogosphere, Danny Brown wrote in September why he installed Lifefyre as a commenting system — and he wrote a month later why Disqus was installed to replace Livefyre. Anil Dash is insightful about the differences between the old web and the new web.
Blogosphere Trends + A Challenge
AUGUST 21, 2010
Thanks for joining me for another edition of the weekly blogosphere trends, provided by Regator.com. Blogosphere Trends + A Challenge. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world's best blog posts) - Darren. Hi-dee-hoo, fellow bloggers! Click any trend to see posts about it.)
Blogosphere Trends + Storytelling
AUGUST 28, 2010
Because today, we’re going to use the weekly blogosphere trends from Regator to talk about the importance of storytelling in blogging. Blogosphere Trends + Storytelling. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts) – Darren. I went tandem skydiving for my birthday in June. As the small plane packed with adrenaline junkies climbed, my blood pressure did the same. The air felt thin in my lungs.
Blogosphere Trends + Interview Tips
AUGUST 14, 2010
As always, the weekly blogosphere trends have been provided by Regator.com. Blogosphere Trends + Interview Tips. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts) – Darren. Think interviews are best left to Barbara Walters, news reporters, or magazine journalists? Think again.
Blogosphere Trends + Humour
SEPTEMBER 25, 2010
Blogosphere Trends + Humour. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Darren. Once again, we’re taking a look at the stories bloggers have been writing about the most during the last seven days (list provided by Regator ). This week, we’ll be using posts about those hot stories to look at one of the toughest forms of writing: humour. It’s difficult because senses of humour vary so much.
Blogosphere Trends + Being Opinionated
JULY 24, 2010
Man alive, I hate bringing you a list of blogosphere trends that includes both Lindsay Lohan and Jersey Shore—not to mention Sarah Palin. Blogosphere Trends + Being Opinionated. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Darren. But I report the list, I don’t decide what’s on it (neither does Regator —it just calculates what’s being blogged about most this week).
Blogosphere Trends + Encouraging Comments
SEPTEMBER 11, 2010
Blogosphere Trends + Encouraging Comments. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Darren. You may have heard the stat that for every 100 people who read your post, only one, on average, will leave a comment. The fact is, most of us are lurkers by nature. I know I am; I read dozens of blogs every day but very rarely comment.
Blogosphere Trends + Guest Posting
SEPTEMBER 4, 2010
Blogosphere Trends + Guest Posting. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Darren. While Darren and his family are on a well-deserved holiday, he has lined up enough pre-written content and guest posts to keep ProBlogger readers supplied with plenty of quality reading in his absence. So it makes sense that, this week, we’ll be focusing on the art of the guest post.
Blogosphere Trends + Digging Deeper
AUGUST 6, 2010
Blogosphere Trends + Digging Deeper. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Darren. Each week, we look at the ten most blogged-about stories of the last seven days, as provided by Regator (which is turning two years old on Saturday!). Today, we’ll see how several great blog posts looked beyond the basics of these popular stories to give their readers more value and provide unique content.
Blogosphere Trends + Unicorns
JULY 31, 2010
Blogosphere Trends + Unicorns. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Darren. Okay, okay, so we’re not actually talking about unicorns…but even though it’s a vital part of your blog’s tone and voice, I didn’t think you’d click on anything that sounded as deceptively unsexy and unexciting as what we’re actually discussing this week, which is grammatical person.
How CMOs Integrate Marketing Agencies and Consultants
MAY 28, 2012
Contrary to today’s blogosphere conversation, CMOs, other C-level business executives, and their marketing lieutenants still drive marketing strategy in organizations. Image by cleonleclerc Consider how companies integrate agencies and consultants into the modern, multichannel marketing environment. Agencies and consultants vary in role from strategic partner to tactical provisioning. We live in an era of big [.].
65 Terrific Social Media Infographics
JANUARY 30, 2011
Breakdown of the Blogosphere. As you know, infographics are visual representations of information, data, or knowledge. They present complex concepts quickly and clearly, and communicate ideas in an easily understandable fashion.
The Death of Blogging: Part 271
APRIL 24, 2012
He does write, “There’s no doubt that the blogosphere remains strong, at least for now. It seems that every month there is a newspaper article about the death of blogging. Editors talk.
Does Twitter Have a New Spam Policy?
MARCH 27, 2011
While I can’t find anything about this on the Twitter blog , rumor around the blogosphere is that they have a new spam policy to prevent you from tweeting a bunch of @ names and a link.
Blogging or bust!
APRIL 25, 2011
The American Geophysical Union – AGU Blogosphere. I love this slide deck by Deirdre Reid , for a talk given to the AENC. We strongly believe that building a blog is the single most important and effective thing you can do to move your association into the social age.
To The Crowd #crushIQ
JANUARY 3, 2012
Lately, I have been reading in the blogosphere that "content is king." This is a guest post by Jeff Barrett. There is a fear, in Advertising, that crowdsourcing will eliminate or decrease the need for some services. Embrace it.
Using Guest Bloggers
AUGUST 4, 2011
She’s fairly new to the social/blogosphere scene, in terms of commenting and connecting with the crazy Spin Sucks community (yes, you!) It’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap!). Hey Danny Brown and Nancy Davis ? You’re no longer banned.
Blogger Integrates With Google+
Small Business Mavericks
OCTOBER 25, 2011
It’s a decent place for new small business bloggers to their start in the blogosphere. Google has said from the beginning that it plans to integrate all of its services with Google+. Well, that integration is happening right now for Blogger, the Google blogging platform. I’ve kept it no secret that I’m a fan of WordPress on your own domain name, but there are still people who would rather use Blogger as a free blogging platform.
Why are CEOs Afraid of Going Social?
JULY 18, 2012
The blogosphere is abuzz with the results of a new CEO.com survey which looked for social media accounts for all of the CEOs of the Fortune 500, and found that 70% of CEOs are not using social media.
5 Colleges Using Social Media to Boost Student-Alumni Relations
SEPTEMBER 26, 2013
As the site boasts, “The blogosphere is filled with Princeton alumni, who share their thoughts on everything from planetary science to pop culture.” Guest post by Maria Peterson, an early education specialist who writes about advocating for head start schools.
Latest Social Media Tool Tips You Need To Know
JANUARY 16, 2012
There has been so much going on lately in the social media blogosphere that it seems the most efficient way to let you know the most important stuff is in a quick round-up post.
How Netflix Could Solve its Price Increase Debacle
JULY 14, 2011
Since the emails started rolling out, Netflix has been taking a beating of “ Dear Netflix – tweets, comments (38,007 as of this writing) on its Fan page, and overall really bad sentiment across the blogosphere and social media. Guest post by Joe Hackman.
PR vs. Publicity
MARCH 17, 2011
It’s the age-old question that Jayme Soulati , Davina Brewer , Keith Trivitt , Shonali Burke , Erica Allison , and I have been talking a lot about in the blogosphere for a few weeks now. Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I hope everyone is wearing green so you don’t get pinched!
How Social We Are With Social Media
JUNE 30, 2011
And the whole blogosphere enables me to converse with like-minded people. The following article is written by Brandon Yanofsky. My parents love poking fun at my generation of 20-somethings. They say we lack social skills.
iPhone 4 First Impressions
JUNE 25, 2010
My overall reaction: it’s an amazing device and I’m not experiencing (knock on wood) the issues that are being reported across the blogosphere.
Blogosphere Trends + Your Blog’s Tone
JULY 10, 2010
Blogosphere Trends + Your Blog’s Tone. This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Darren. After a brutal summer flu took me down and prevented me from writing last week’s weekly trends post, I’m especially happy to be back to bring you a fresh list of the most blogged-about stories of the last seven days. This week, along with the trends provided by Regator , we’ll be discussing your blog’s tone/voice.