Are Blog Comments Dead? | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Are Blog Comments Dead? Written on July 30, 2010 by Justin Levy in blog , community , facebook , interactions , social media , twitter 23 Comments - Leave a comment!

Blogosphere Trends + Being Opinionated

ProBlogger

Man alive, I hate bringing you a list of blogosphere trends that includes both Lindsay Lohan and Jersey Shore—not to mention Sarah Palin. Cottle has a long history of writing highly opinionated pieces that have, no doubt, helped her build a tough skin when it comes to antagonistic comments. Since no one knows what will (or could) harm the social networking behemoth, Ryan Singel’s list comprises his own ideas about the challenges Facebook faces.

Blogosphere Trends + Humour

ProBlogger

The Social Network. If you use humour on your blog, please share your tips in the comments. 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 ).

Blogosphere Trends + Your Blog’s Tone

ProBlogger

The Social Network – Like its sister sites in the Gawker blog network, Defamer ’s tone is colloquial, informal, and often tinged with humor. “ Share your thoughts in the comments. 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.

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. Social media?

My Reaction To Facebook Reactions

SocMed Sean

And the response in the social media space is nothing short of incredible! via GIPHY The news channels are covering it, social media experts, gurus, and wizards are clogging up the blogosphere with posts about how amazing they are. Comments.

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.

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

Mindjumpers

It markets itself as a social network, which lets users share their product experiences. In addition, a rating system lets the users score brands and products and they have the possibility of leaving comments as well. The Blogosphere is Thriving.

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Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

the sources below provide a vast wealth of data, statistics and research results, as well as a bit of interesting social media trivia. How are consumers and b2b decision makers using social media in their buying processes? How do the audiences differ across various social networks?

Google Me – quick thoughts for and against…

The Way of the Web

→ Google Me – quick thoughts for and against… June 30th, 2010 · View Comments So the rumours are building about the ‘Facebook killer’ being worked on at Google. And whenever there are big rumours, the blogosphere rushes to comment.

Services & Tools for Bloggers

The Marketing Blog

Home About In the Media Social Technographics Ladder Xtees.com – A Unique t-shirt selling hub June 12, 2008.3:18 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. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations.

Online Community Activism with GetUp and Prosper

Laurel Papworth

has initiated a social media campaign to encourage house buyers to abstain from bidding at auctions due to bloated house prices in Australia. It’s up on GetUp the activism social network. which doesn’t actually link to or name the “some commentators&#.

Top 25 Blogging and Social Media Posts on Kikolani

Kikolani

Fetching Friday Many great posts over the last year have been from my Fetching Friday series, where I compile the best posts of the week throughout the blogosphere on a variety of topics, including blogging, social media, SEO, personal development, and more. Commenting.

How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > How Do You Network on Different Social Sites? How Do You Network on Different Social Sites?

Journoggers – Journalists that blog

Laurel Papworth

While some journalists adapt to the new writing style well, understanding the media shifts and blogging well as part of the blogosphere, other journalists that blog – let’s call them journoggers – stand apart from the blogosphere, raiding it for content, and disturbing equilibrium.

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

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly Work: Social Media Optimization Summits | Main | 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week » February 11, 2010 The Battle (and Blending) of Social and Search Rages On A lot has been happening in the social and search (and social search) realms in the past few weeks. Search engines and social networks are competing (and combining) in a myriad of ways.

Singapore Social Media Workshop for PR and Online Media: September 2011

Laurel Papworth

On 13th of September, 2011 I am teaching a social media workshop in Singapore, AND presenting at a conference. If you want to know how to put out a social media press release, how to set up an online community monitoring station and how to measure social media, this workshop is for you! You can also download the Social Media PR Singapore brochure from Scribd. Workshop B: Social Media Monitoring Tools and a Social Media Press Room.

Cyberbullying and blogs – a case study Mumbrella

Laurel Papworth

Or is this just “acceptable&# competitive behaviour by someone who see’s himself as my competitor in the social media space? encouraging others to socially exclude someone. damaging someone’s social reputation and social acceptance. Social media twins?

A Nation of Bloggers: Good or Bad?

Laurel Papworth

“I have refused to give interviews because I don’t see myself at the head of a movement, just part of a network,&# Graunke said on his blog on Wednesday. To do something like that the blogosphere’s influence is too small,&# Schaible said. “It was Jonas Schaible who alerted us to Koehler’s controversial comments by writing on his blog and twittering to the editorial staff. “The blogosphere has become part of public opinion.&#.

Media140 Sydney: Social Media Twitter & Journalism

Laurel Papworth

I spoke at Media140 Sydney – I want to highlight some of the “arguments&# used against social media by the panels, also focus on Everybody co-creating The Human Narrative and the diminishing role of journalists who take news from one part of the community and deliver it to another part: It’s not YOUR content. So it’s a bit of a surprise that few people addressed the popular questions of “how will Freelancers survive&# , “how will social media make money&# ?

Does your brand take bloggers seriously?

Sherrilynne Starkie

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. 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. However brands are spending 57% of their social budgets on Facebook and only six per cent on blogs.

Weekly Reads: Facebook, Marketing Trends and Social Media’s Effect on Stereotypes

Dave Fleet

Alongside my ongoing book reading challenge , I start off every day by reading the latest goings-on in the public relations, social media and tech blogosphere. Also: interactive marketing trends and how social media may break down gender stereotypes.

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Google+ Tactics of the Blogging Pros

ProBlogger

Since we covered Pinterest recently , I thought I’d explore Google+ today, and check out the approaches some of the A-list bloggers are using on this network. A similarly focused strategy might be suitable for you if you feel that some aspect of your blog offering is particularly appropriate for the Google+ audience, and you want to see how much traction you can get from the network for that particular offering. Let us in on your secrets in the comments.

What’s More Important? The Steak Or The Sizzle?

Jason Yormark

As of this writing, Jon claims to have received over 1,700 subscribers, 1,000 Twitter followers and 600 likes/comments on Facebook prior to even writing a single post and only publishing his movie style trailer promoting his upcoming blog launch. Social Media

Marketing Beyond The Blog Buzz

Diva Marketing Blog

However, what was especially interesting to me was every person was concerned (in varing degrees) about the viablity and longevity of blogs in a world of social network clutter. . Plus 1 Bonus : If you do nothing else – read blogs & monitor the blogosphere.

20 Killer Facts About Business Blogging

Writtent Blog

million people blog on blogging sites and 12 million people blog via social networks ( Barnraisersllc ). 23 % of Internet time is spent on blogs and social networks ( Barnraisersllc ). There are more than 80 known languages utilized in the blogosphere. (

BlogHerFood 11: Don't Be Afraid of the S Word "Strategy"

Diva Marketing Blog

I often say that the blogosphere, and now social networks, are comprised of many worlds. My main drag is social media marketing biz. Last week I had a unique and wonderul opportunity to venture into a social media village that I'm on the fringes of.

25 Ways to Create Shareable Content

Convince & Convert

Pinterest became one of the fastest-growing social networks ever, and billions of videos are streamed on YouTube each day. Read the comments. If you have an active community on your blog or on one of the social networks, read the comments!

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

Webbiquity SMM

With Google’s most recent Panda algorithm updates, attributes like content freshness and social signals (strengths of blogs, not corporate websites) will gain increased importance in search ranking. How to Be an Awesome Blog Commenter by HubSpot Blog.

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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? Blog comments are not roadkill. 5 essential social media infographics. Google Affiliate Network – building specific links. Social Media. Topics to avoid on social media.

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? It helped that Facebook became an open network that invited everyone in. Would you really comment on those updates?

5 Ways to Produce Content Readers Will Love

Kikolani

They often get traffic directly from search engines and social networks. In the blogosphere, this means that you sometimes have to open up your blog to other voices in order to foster discussion among the blogging community. Blog Visitors, Readers, Commenters and Subscribers.

11 Common Mistakes That People Make With Their Personal Brands.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Advertising Building your personal brand is about interacting with others and establishing your credentials. Logging onto social networks only to propagate self aggrandizing propaganda will turn off potential clients. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

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Fetching Friday – The First Resources Mashup of 2010

Kikolani

Top 7 reasons people don’t return to comment on your blog. Stop earning money with my comments. How to get more exposure in the blogosphere. Do you comment on long or short posts ? Why comments build community on a blog. Social Media. How do you choose who to follow or friend on social media sites ? How to implement a social media strategy. 4 areas of expertise to ensure social media success.

10 Simple Things You Can Do To Improve Your Blog Posts

Kikolani

They say social media is where the conversations take place. That might be true, but before there was a Facebook, Twitter, or Pinterest, there were plenty of discussions taking place in the blogosphere. Get Social With It. This is a guest post by Heather Higgins.

IBM Social Computing Guidelines

Buzz Marketing for Technology

IBM Social Computing Guidelines. Blogs, wikis, social networks, virtual worlds and social media. These guidelines aimed to provide helpful, practical advice—and also to protect both IBM bloggers and IBM itself, as the company sought to embrace the blogosphere. Since then, many new forms of social media have emerged. The effort has broadened the scope of the existing guidelines to include all forms of social computing. Skip to main content.

How Social We Are With Social Media

Ari Herzog

They say we lack social skills. Technology Does Make Us Less Social. As more and more technology enters our lives, primarily social media, are we actually becoming less and less social? In some ways, social media brings us closer. I became more social.

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. Maybe it's because I "grew-up" in social media beginning with blogs that this funny little word packs a big punch for me.

Blogging: Social Media is Not Only About Social Media Sites

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Well, for one, social media users — that is, users on social news sites such as Digg, Mixx, Reddit — are not particularly enthusiastic about the proliferation of marketers in their community. But there’s a lot more to media than just these social networking sites.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Chicago Lightning

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. How to easily find guest posting opportunities – from what you read to searching on social media. Exploring loyalty in the blogosphere – are bloggers transient with their loyalty, or does it depend on the community? Social Media / Social Networking.

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How to Blog About Trending Topics

Kikolani

Coachella became a trending topic on social networks and most searched term on search engines, in the anticipation of the release of the line up and the aftermath as the blogosphere discussed it. Please share your strategies and tips in the comments!

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Debunking Five Social Media Myths

Socialized

Social media, particularly its use in business communications, is still in its early days, and like anything new and different, there’s plenty of mythology surrounding it. The problem posed by certain of these myths is that they mislead those trying to adopt social media, and can lead to bad decisions, poorly implemented initiatives and unrealized expectations. The blogosphere has been buzzing recently in response to a Wall Street Journal article declaring that e-mail is dead.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, ASW11 & Productivity Systems

Kikolani

The simple technique that will make everything you write more popular – and it’s not SEO or social media related. Politics have hit social media – simple infographic with intersting statistics. Social Media / Social Networking.

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