The Blogosphere is Thriving

Mindjumpers

It is both a way to express one’s personal interests and also widely used by companies as a way to tell personal and relevant stories related to the company and giving the brand a face. People today speak of the blogosphere as a collective term of bloggers.

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. Formerly known as The State of the Blogosphere the report has been renamed the 2013 Digital Influence Report because it takes a look at the broader social Internet as well as blogs and bloggers. Brands tend to use reach metrics which often are no measure of influence.

Time to Rethink Your Blog Strategy? Writing Epic, Incredible Blog Posts

Pam Moore

When you consistently “borrow” content from others, not only are you taking legal risks in regard to copyright laws but you are also building the brand and ideas of the person or brand you are copying, versus your own.

3 Tips For Effective Blogger Outreach

Mindjumpers

Just like journalists in traditional media, bloggers in social media should not be taken lightly and an appropriate plan must be made if you as a brand wish to include blogger outreach to your social media efforts. Reflections on Brand Advocates & Social Influence.

Facebook Edgerank Changes & Rumors: 5 Must-Reads

Firebelly

Like many in the blogosphere, I noticed a “September slump” in regard to reach on some of the Facebook pages I manage. Facebook Accused Of Changing A Key Algorithm To Hurt Advertisers. How Can Pages Respond To Facebook’s EdgeRank Changes?

11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

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.

11 Common Mistakes That People Make With Their Personal Brands.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

People often brand themselves as an expert in a field or an authority on a topic, but are careless with the way they present themselves, calling into question their expertise, and injecting doubt into the minds of potential customers. where I speak and share all things branding??

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The New Dork - Entrepreneur State of Mind

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week | Main | Fans With Benefits: Add Value On Your Facebook Page » March 09, 2010 The New Dork - Entrepreneur State of Mind “Yeah, Now I’m in the Blogosphere.

Busting Facebook’s Most Widespread Myth

Convince & Convert

For over a year, rumor has had it on the web that Facebook Page posts reach an average of only 16% of fans. Actually, Facebook itself started this rumor in February of 2012 at the Facebook Marketing Conference in New York. The Different Types of Facebook Reach Metrics.

Non-Facebook Users: Please Comment Here

Ari Herzog

Scroll below his post to add a comment — and be forced to comment through Facebook. Whether or not you choose to share that comment on your Facebook wall is up to you, but it’s either comment with Facebook or don’t comment at all. Media comments Facebook

Services & Tools for Bloggers

The Marketing Blog

18 am Services & Tools for Bloggers Jump to Comments Ever since the philosophy of blogging has become popular a lot has happened in the blogosphere planet. Home About In the Media Social Technographics Ladder Xtees.com – A Unique t-shirt selling hub June 12, 2008.3:18 There was a time when traditional bloggers used to rely on ms-word because of comfort factor and less exposure with web-based blogging clients.

Is Today Tonight Breaking Facebook Competition Guidelines?

Laurel Papworth

Is the TV show Today Tonight breaking Facebook terms and conditions by running a competition requiring fans to like the Today Tonight Facebook page? . You can’t run a competition on Facebook, on your wall, by asking fans to like your page. What say you, O Blogosphere?

Instagram and Pinterest for Storytelling: Grey Goose’s Social-Mobile Campaign

Mindjumpers

The French vodka brand Grey Goose just launched an innovative social campaign to tell their brand story based on Instagram and Pinterest in order to drive awareness for the new Grey Goose Cherry Noir. Monitor Your Brand’s Instagram Activity with New Reporting Tool.

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Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Please Use My Public Page or.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Please Use My Public Page or LinkedIn Instead Want to Friend Me on Facebook? If You Insist Upon Using Facebook Let’s face it.

Google Me – quick thoughts for and against…

The Way of the Web

Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← The importance of experiencing your community How much to launch a new media brand or project? And whenever there are big rumours, the blogosphere rushes to comment. Does it have to beat Facebook?

Super list of 50 social media links - Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

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?

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When is Brand Evangelism a Crime? Exploring the Royal Caribbean.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Viral Marketing > When is Brand Evangelism a Crime? Exploring the Royal Caribbean Promotional Marketing Strategy When is Brand Evangelism a Crime?

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Check-in on Product Discussion and Get Rewarded on German Rating Site

Mindjumpers

The Chicken” is a German website based in Berlin and it applies a Foursquare model to product and brand discussions. In addition, a rating system lets the users score brands and products and they have the possibility of leaving comments as well. Beneficial for both customers and brand.

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Protecting Your Personal Brand: 4 Simple Steps

Viper Chill

It’s aimed at a blogosphere where there weren’t millions of blogs in each niche, all working hard to grow an audience. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen. I help people build remarkable websites that gain traffic through viral marketing.

Behind the Curtain of a Sports Social Media Giant

Convince & Convert

We are the face of the brand.” Social media, it seems, has not killed the blogosphere. community (unlike Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) is not gated, so users don’t necessarily know the anonymous people who are interacting with them.

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8 Ways to Get More Out of Your Facebook Fan Page Today

ProBlogger

If you have been paying even the slightest attention to the blogosphere lately, you would have noticed that it’s abuzz with talk about the new Facebook fan pages. Here are a few things you can do to effectively use the new timeline-based Facebook fan pages to your advantage.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Facebook is the world’s most visited social media brand with 54% of the worlds internet population visiting the brand. More than 700,000 local businesses have active Pages on Facebook. Are Twitter Followers Better Than Facebook Fans? Share this on Facebook.

Latest Social Media Tool Tips You Need To Know

SocialFish

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. Facebook. 17 ways to revive your organization’s Facebook Page (SocialBrite).

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5 Colleges Using Social Media to Boost Student-Alumni Relations

SocialFish

Even college presidents are constantly connected, according to The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Marketing Research, which found 58 percent of presidents are posting to Facebook , 55 percent to Twitter, and 35 percent to their own blog.

Monday’s 5 Social Media Must-Reads

Firebelly

How To Scale Facebook Ad Campaigns. We will also look at the roadblocks when using Facebook’s self-serve and what to look out for if and when you assess which social solution to use. Below are 5 social media must-reads from last week that we wouldn’t want you to miss.

How to Create, Market and Sell an eBook for Branding & Profits

Viper Chill

It’s aimed at a blogosphere where there weren’t millions of blogs in each niche, all working hard to grow an audience. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!" Hey, Im Glen. I help people build remarkable websites that gain traffic through viral marketing.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Hong Kong Time Lapse

Kikolani

Plagiarism is alive and well in the blogosphere – what’s a blogger to do? 21 tips for using Twitter and Facebook for business. Facebook. 10 reasons to delete your Facebook account. 5 ways to promote your Facebook fan page from your personal account.

The Battle (and Blending) of Social and Search Rages On

Firebelly

Heres a brief play-by-play: First, Googles Social Search feature graduated from an opt-in Google Labs experiment to a default feature on Google.com for signed in users - although it wont leverage much of Facebook. Then Facebook announced that Bing will exclusively power Web search on Facebook and serve up search ads. and will include smart answers and other guided search features within Facebook. Many in the blogosphere are calling it a "Facebook killer."

6 Places Your Customers Find You Online

Small Business Mavericks

Whatever it takes, you need to put your brand out there and lead people to your website. You can promote your blog posts, interact with and engage your audience, and produce valuable content for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, YouTube, and other social media sites then lead them back to your website. Put your brand into the blogosphere and start attracting new clients to your business.

Tweet After Death: How to Use Social Media to Live Forever

Waxing UnLyrical

“At least some healthy minority of we blogosphere mouthpieces must be using post schedulers, and surely at least a few have thought while scheduling, ‘I’ll post something three thousand years from now,’ or accidentally hit the wrong key when typing the date and stumbled onto this by accident.”.

Social Media Tips From Around The Web

Diva Marketing Blog

Facebook Live Video competes with Pericsope. I've mentioned only four platforms: Twitter/Vine, Instagram, Facebook, Periscope and Snapchat. to a few talented social media/marketing bloggers who will shed some light on the Snapchat, Facebook, Instagram and of course blogs. .

Tweet After Death: How to Use Social Media to Live Forever [Redux]

Waxing UnLyrical

“At least some healthy minority of we blogosphere mouthpieces must be using post schedulers, and surely at least a few have thought while scheduling, ‘I’ll post something three thousand years from now,’ or accidentally hit the wrong key when typing the date and stumbled onto this by accident.”.

Content Aggregation: The Future of (B2B and Consumer) Media?

Webbiquity SMM

Meanwhile, the blogosphere continues to expand and pundits like Joe Pulizzi have declared that we are all publishers now. The site also makes it easy to promote your newspaper through Twitter and Facebook. While the use of such technologies is limited only by the imagination, there are three types of entities that could clearly benefit from content aggregation tools: large brands/companies, online publishers and PR firms. Share this on Facebook.

24 (of the) Best Business Blogging Guides, Tips and Tools of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

But as the blogosphere continues to expand (as noted by Diana Adams below), it becomes more difficult to stand out and be heard above the noise. Outstanding brand blogs you should check out by iMedia Connection.

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Social Media Tips From Around The Web

Diva Marketing Blog

Facebook Live Video competes with Pericsope. I've mentioned only four platforms: Twitter/Vine, Instagram, Facebook, Periscope and Snapchat. to a few talented social media/marketing bloggers who will shed some light on the Snapchat, Facebook, Instagram and of course blogs. .

20 Killer Facts About Business Blogging

Writtent Blog

There are more than 80 known languages utilized in the blogosphere. ( 12.Blogs can speak for your brand. Blog posts that were shared on Twitter and Facebook got 149% more inbound links than those not shared on social media at all.

Bring Back The Blog

Diva Marketing Blog

As social networks like Twitter, Facebook and the like grab center stage of the social media world blogging seems almost retro. As for Facebook I am tickled that my 70+ year old Auntie Barbara has a page. His post "Thought Leading" Your Way to Premium Brand Status describes the ".

Friday Fun: Bathroom BlogFest 2011 Climbing Up!

Diva Marketing Blog

most about the blogosphere? The company's brand value is to create an "ambience based on human spirit, sense of community and need for people to come together." Can you say a little brand disconnect?

9 LinkedIn Users Describe Themselves

Ari Herzog

Specialties : Business consulting, social media, community building, business relationships, branding, marketing, mobile applications, digital marketing, social education, non-profits. Linkedin workshops- building your online brand. Facebook. Branding. Proven track record of success garnering extensive media placements for clients in top tier broadcast, consumer print, online media including the blogosphere and trade press.

5 Essential Qualities of Growing Your Blog Quickly in a Crowded Niche

Kikolani

A perfect example of this is Amy Porterfield , who, in less than one year, has become known as one of the premier experts on using Facebook for marketing and business. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Kristi on Twitter , Facebook , and Google+ !