Blogosphere Trends + Using Infographics
SEPTEMBER 15, 2011
If you’re like most of us, you’ll need a bit of assistance; fortunately, there are plenty of helpful resources online. Google Public Data allows you to use publicly available data to create attractive infographics in a variety of forms. If you have the resources, interactive graphics such as this timeline of Middle East protests is just about the most engaging content you can provide. This comparison chart of Google and Motorola is short and sweet but tells the story.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Temporal Distortion
MARCH 9, 2012
The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. 5 Key Innovations Made to the Blogosphere This Month – If you are a Triberr fan, you have to check out their latest plugin!
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Chicago Lightning
APRIL 7, 2011
The Resources Mashup. 15 blogging resources not previously featured on ProBlogger – a great list of tools and resources including hidden gems and old favorites for bloggers. Exploring loyalty in the blogosphere – are bloggers transient with their loyalty, or does it depend on the community? How I made over $100,000 with Adsense – the two good things you need to know in order to succeed with Google Adsense.
Google Reader Alternatives: 3 Web Based RSS Readers to Manage Your Subscriptions
MARCH 13, 2013
If you follow my writing, you probably know how much I love Google Reader. On July 1st, Google Reader says goodbye. The Learn More takes you to a page that tells you what you can export using their Google Takeout tool, but nothing in the way of alternatives.
Social Media Metrics Superlist: Measurement, ROI, & Key Statistics Resources
MAY 15, 2009
Our blog offers resources, information, and advice on using social media to achieve your business goals. Here I’ve pulled together a collection of valuable resources, tools, & advice specifically on the topics of social media measurement, monitoring and ROI.
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. Thanks, very useful as a resource.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Buttermilk the Dwarf Goat
AUGUST 3, 2012
The Resources Mashup. Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Add these to your playbook, and never head out to the blogosphere without a gameplan again!
5 Colleges Using Social Media to Boost Student-Alumni Relations
SEPTEMBER 26, 2013
Penn Foster also offers a community page and Google+ hang-outs, so students can get the assistance and support they need. Princeton has a rich history of print resources, but “The Princeton Weekly” has developed an online, social feature: The Alumni Weekly Blog.
5 Visual Content Curation Ideas to Ramp Up Your Blog and Social Strategy
NOVEMBER 16, 2016
Fortunately for us, there are reliable visual resources to curate content from. This is a guide on where to find visual content resources and how best to use them. The first logical move when you’re seeking an image is to do a quick Google search (in the image category).
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, ASW11 & Productivity Systems
NOVEMBER 5, 2010
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, who’s going to Affiliate Summit West, and productivity systems on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & CommentLuv Benefits.
Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Hong Kong Time Lapse
MAY 7, 2010
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup and a time lapse video set in Hong Kong. The Resources Mashup. Plagiarism is alive and well in the blogosphere – what’s a blogger to do? Meet the new Google search.
PIN’s: The Future of Private Link Building
JULY 25, 2016
If you are loyal to Google guidelines, the teachings of blogs like Moz and love playing by the book, then you’ll probably realise with this article that we possess a very different perspective. Based on how Google’s past, it’s not one of surprise.
Fetching Friday – The First Resources Mashup of 2010
JANUARY 1, 2010
This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, a humorous Happy Holiday, and the week in review at kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup. How to get more exposure in the blogosphere. Using Google Wave for task management. Articles featured in the resources come primarily from people I interact with in the comments, and on the social networks. Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & a Cute Cat Commercial.
5 Ways to Produce Content Readers Will Love
AUGUST 3, 2011
These are great resources, of course, and work well to help us do what we do best. Especially in light of the recent updates that Google has released, it’s important to return to content that is tuned to the expectations and needs of various readers.
Time to Rethink Your Blog Strategy? Writing Epic, Incredible Blog Posts
OCTOBER 18, 2016
Your blog should not be a copycat version of the rest of the blogosphere. When they share, click, like and link your friend Google will also fall in love with you and your blog.
8 Deep Questions to Define Your Blogging Strategy
JANUARY 17, 2014
We’re living in the era of Google authorship, thought leadership, and personal branding. How saturated is the blogosphere in your industry? You need to decide whether you’ve got the time, energy, and resources to be the next Sheridan, Darren Rowse or Chris Brogan.
5 Things You Can’t Blog Successfully Without
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
How will you reach this audience, and which tools and resources will you employ? Search engines like Google tend to take notice of this, too. Do you have active profiles on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Google+?
35 Great Social Media Infographics
MARCH 3, 2010
Twitter Perceptions of Google Buzz Over Time 30. Breakdown of the Blogosphere 31. Thanks for collecting these resources. link] 175+ Data and Information Visualization Examples and Resources | Meryl.net [.] A cool resource, [.]
The social media strategy series: Is social media right for your.
JULY 21, 2010
Google Blog Search does as the name suggests, let’s you search across the blogosphere. And of course, don’t forget good old Google Alerts , which allows you to set up alerts that are emailed to you when a keyword is mentioned. Do you have the resources for it?
10 Unexpected Places to Find Business Blogging Inspiration
OCTOBER 28, 2013
It’s increasingly hard to unpug in our connected world, but if your Google news alerts haven’t yielded any inspiration for your business blogging, a few moments away from your screen could be key. Google Trends. Is there anything that moves faster than the blogosphere?
25 Ways to Create Shareable Content
Convince & Convert
APRIL 29, 2014
A replacement to Google Alerts, Talkwalker Alerts are even better, provide more relevant results, and are free. Read the comments in Google+. is requiring employees to work in an office and what that means for human resources or culture or leadership.
10 Dreadful Mistakes that Kill Your Comments
OCTOBER 26, 2011
Besides her numerous guest posts all around the blogosphere, several prestigious awards like Finalists: Top 10 Social Media Blogs 2011 , and being an all around nice gal, Kristi is always about GIVING to her readers. Your blog home page is just that: A PAGE, as far as Google is concerned.
Social Results Will Stay Small
JUNE 4, 2013
Customers don’t care about social, in-store, mobile, content marketing, white glove treatment for influencers, or any of the other strands of spaghetti you see strewn across the marketing blogosphere wall. Workplace, forums and Google+ group complaints, brand tarnished.
10 Outreach Tools Every Marketer Needs
MAY 31, 2016
Over the years, the blogosphere has evolved into a prosperous hunting ground for marketers, entrepreneurs and individuals seeking to promote their projects and ideas. The beauty of it is that you can search naturally on Google, while using custom filters to get the best possible results.
Data Mining: The Ultimate Guide to Niche Analysis
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
First I’ve highlighted a huge list of tools that serve various different functions and can be great resources to add to your marketing arsenal. 22 Resources for Data-Mining Your Industry. Google Reader Subscriber Counts. Google Trends. Google Queries.
Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010
JANUARY 17, 2011
Discover the answers to all of these questions and more here in more than 40 of the best resources for social media and marketing stats, facts and research of the past year. The State of the Blogosphere 2010 by Brian Solis. Does Google Instant Generate Query Shares?
4 Creative Ways to Build Buzz for Your Next Blog Post Before It Goes Live
AUGUST 23, 2016
In a blogosphere full of unwanted noise, your goal is to make your voice heard above all the others. Each of the influencer’s audience is your personal resource which you can tap into to get more hits on your blog post. This is a guest contribution from Bill Achola.
“Reclaim Blogging”: Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook
AUGUST 22, 2011
About using media to do something meaningful, WITHOUT someone else giving you permission first, without having to rely on anyone else’s resources, authority and money. In the blogosphere, the only light IS the green light. Google+ was not mentioned by you. Google+?
How to Get an Influencer's Attention
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
MARCH 24, 2010
I selected influencers in all different “walks of life and areas of influence, from the blogosphere to the power users of Digg to founders of successful startups and authors of bestselling books.
7 Blogging Mistakes to Avoid in 2017
MARCH 6, 2017
After all, the blogosphere is really a community – and we’re all in it together. You do need to be resourceful, though – and by that, I mean make use of the resources available to you on the web. What kinds of resources, you say? Everybody makes mistakes.
Micro Persuasion: Turn Gmail Into Your Personal Nerve Center
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
Data Shows English Blogosphere Has Peaked » Sunday, February 25, 2007. How to turn Gmail into a massive personal database (Gmail + the Google Toolbar). How to get real-time news updates in Gmail (Gmail+ Google Talk + Twitter). I scan 275 RSS feeds in Google Reader and I use dozens of bookmarklets and shortcuts to help me manage it all. Google Notebook also doesnt work on a mobile device and its search functions are rather lacking. google toolbarç??"Send
Want Traffic? Then Make Things Happen
JULY 13, 2011
Sure you can find tons of resources over the internet from successful bloggers who tackle topics on how they were able to achieve traffic when they started a decade ago, more or less. He started his a year ago and has been receiving decent payouts from Google Adsense.
How to Deal with Google Personalised Results and the Effects
JUNE 11, 2008
for the phrase in Google and using it to build my personal development blog to over 6,000 subscribers. 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!"
100 Media Monitoring Tools for PR
OCTOBER 31, 2010
On Actionly you can monitor what people are saying about your brand, products or industry terms on various social media channels such as Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, YouTube, Google Buzz, Blogs, and News. Realmon9 is the first Google app for monitoring social media. They are resources.
HOW TO: Activate Your Brand's Super Influencers
NOVEMBER 12, 2010
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Lifting the Fog of the Blog: 8 Strategic Questions Before You Write 1 Word
Convince & Convert
MARCH 8, 2011
There are more than 150 million blogs, according to Technorati’s “State of the Blogosphere report. Is it directing them to resources? Certainly, you should optimize your blog for search, as Google is truly your most important reader.
How to Generate Blog Post Ideas
MAY 6, 2010
Depending on what you write about, there’s a great chance you’ll find inspiration by searching for relevant phrases to your niche and finding the most resourceful content. I use Google Alerts but, more so to keep up with specific news, than post ideas. Home What the F ?
11 Common Mistakes That People Make With Their Personal Brands.
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
OCTOBER 7, 2010
Your personal brand can take some good points if you communicate to yourself and to others that you are into the creation of your brand and that you are prepared to spend the time, money, and other resources to make it the best in its field.
Top 25 Blogging and Social Media Posts on Kikolani
OCTOBER 12, 2010
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.
The Most Important Blog Post You'll Probably Never Read
MARCH 22, 2010
I’m simply telling the truth, and giving you the real state of the blogosphere for no other reason than it’s about time something like this was said. The point I’m making is simply this: Teaching is a very, very profitable business, especially in the blogosphere.