The Blogosphere in 2010

Social Media Marketing

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.

7 Ways To Build Your Brand In The Blogosphere

ProBlogger

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. By following their lead, you’ll get insights on how to build an authentic relationship with your market. 7 Ways To Build Your Brand In The Blogosphere.

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Blogosphere Trends + Effective Calls to Action

ProBlogger

His latest video on making money online encourages bloggers to build products, and for good reason: according to his blogging income breakdown , 40% of his February income came from ebooks and another 9% from membership sites such as Third Tribe Marketing and ProBlogger.com. 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 + Effective Calls to Action.

Why Great Writers Win Out in the Blogosphere—And How to Join Them

ProBlogger

Of course, the ability to write isn’t the only skill you’ll need as a blogger—but it’s a crucial one, and perhaps even more important than being able to market your blog well, or handle the technical side of things. 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?

11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Marketing > 11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s 11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s by Tamar Weinberg on February 23, 2010 Share A few weeks ago, I posted about the seven characteristics of highly effective online video. There are so many blogs out there that regurgitate news, causing clutter in the blogosphere. Search marketing?

iPhone 4 First Impressions

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking iPhone 4 First Impressions Written on June 25, 2010 by Justin Levy in iphone , video 6 Comments - Leave a comment! 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.

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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. Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Social Technographics Ladder Xtees.com – A Unique t-shirt selling hub June 12, 2008.3:18

3 Tips For Effective Blogger Outreach

Mindjumpers

Integrate it to build relationships: Like all social media, blogger outreach can be interwoven with your wider marketing strategy. 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. Working with social media PR a lot of good publicity can be gained from getting the right mention of a large blog.

Blog posts about social media

Direct Marketing Observations

A tongue in cheek observation of the social media blogosphere. I’m sure I could add a few more slices, what would you add? social media social media pie chart

10 Outreach Tools Every Marketer Needs

Kikolani

The front and center of outreach marketing is the process of creating meaningful connections with other people, instead of just trying to make a sale. This is a tremendous opportunity for marketers to get their name in front of people and capture their attention via innovative internet marketing tactics. These are the tools that any versatile marketer’s arsenal should contain. An all-around SEO toolbar is something no marketer or blogger should dare to say no to.

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Marketing Beyond The Blog Buzz

Diva Marketing Blog

In 2004, I stepped into the blogosphere with Diva Marketing and soon after began developing workshops for the American Marketing Association on a national and local chapter level. Blogs must be integrated into your marketing strategy to be effective: goals, objectives. Plus 1 Bonus : If you do nothing else – read blogs & monitor the blogosphere. Marketing Beyond The Blog Buzz.

Influencer Marketing: Interview With Danica Kombol

Diva Marketing Blog

To celebrate Diva Marketing's 12th Blog Birthday (!). an extra special interview on a topic that is sizzlin' hot -- Influencer Marketing with Danica Kombol founder of Everywhere Agency. Seems you can't turn a corner in the digital world without bumping up against an influencer marketing post or campaign. Influencer marketing's roots began in the blogosphere programs of what we called blogger relations. I run the social media marketing firm, Everywhere Agency.

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. Forrester: Actual Interactive Marketer Predictions For 2011. Marketing will blend promotion and content. Interactive marketing predictions.

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Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Push-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware. Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 Google

Go Beyond Blogging – Multi-Channel Marketing via Online Media

ProBlogger

The post Go Beyond Blogging – Multi-Channel Marketing via Online Media appeared first on ProBlogger. As part of the online marketing mix, blogging plays a significant role because right now much of the marketing effort still revolves around driving people to your web site. Even just for online media, you can implement multi-channel marketing. How to Get the Words Out with Content Marketing. Other marketers refer to it as educational marketing.

7 Truths About Social Media Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > 7 Truths About Social Media Marketing 7 Truths About Social Media Marketing by Tamar Weinberg on April 8, 2010 Share Even though social media isn’t new to many of us, the world is waking up to this new shiny toy. We should still tackle some realities about social media marketing before you get too excited about its potential.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Business , Google , Industry News , Internet , Interviews , Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media , Viral Marketing , Web Design > Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009 Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009 by Tamar Weinberg on January 5, 2010 Share It’s my birthday!

Debunking 4 Common Instagram Myths

Jenn's Trends

Unfortunately, all too often, something gets said in a popular publication and it gains viral steam across the blogosphere. Instagram instagram instagram for business instagram hashtags instagram marketing instagram stories instagram strategy instagram success social media social media marketingMany times this information is not quite accurate, or even completely off base.

How to Go Beyond Blogging and Harness Multi-Channel Marketing

ProBlogger

The post How to Go Beyond Blogging and Harness Multi-Channel Marketing appeared first on ProBlogger. As part of the online marketing mix, blogging plays a significant role because right now much of the marketing effort still revolves around driving people to your web site.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #27

Twist Image

Well here is one, coming from Patri Friedman , grandson of free-market theorist, Milton Friedman. That's only half of the story in this very interesting Blog post about what is really happening in the Blogosphere. blogosphere. free-market theory. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

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! Six Ways to Give Your Audience Exactly What It Wants How to Extend Your Blog and Promote Your Members with the MyBlogLog API Viral Marketing Tips and Tricks 35 Twitter Tips from 35 Twitter Users Keep the Tip(ping Point) Making a del.icio.us ¬ higher ed marketing » Contextless marketing links, Feb. Social bookmarking is a cornerstone to my marketing.

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Influencer Marketing: Interview With Danica Kombol

Diva Marketing Blog

To celebrate Diva Marketing's 12th Blog Birthday (!). an extra special interview on a topic that is sizzlin' hot -- Influencer Marketing with Danica Kombol founder of Everywhere Agency. Seems you can't turn a corner in the digital world without bumping up against an influencer marketing post or campaign. Influencer marketing's roots began in the blogosphere programs of what we called blogger relations. I run the social media marketing firm, Everywhere Agency.

Diva Marketing Blog Acquired. Almost! Part II

Diva Marketing Blog

To sell Diva Marketing Or not to sell Diva Marketing. Valuating Diva Marketing was a challenge for me. After many eMails and behind the scenes work I thought we were at the end of the yellow brick blogosphere road and the doors of the Emerald City were close to opening. As for Diva Marketing. Who knows where the yellow brick road of the blogosphere will lead? A toss of a pink boa to Diva Marketing Continuted from Part I.

Google Me – quick thoughts for and against…

The Way of the Web

And whenever there are big rumours, the blogosphere rushes to comment. 5 million activations a month, a focus on mobile first (as said by Eric Schmidt), and working across mobiles and the merging tablet market (in terms of tablets now getting mainstream coverage and adoption post iPad). But what we can see is that Google has some significant advantages in the market which it has so far failed to utilise for Google Buzz, Orkut or Jaiku, but which could transform any new product.

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

Pam Moore

I recently saw a video and blog post from a leader in the social marketing space offering tips to generate new ideas for content blog writing. Content marketing, digital marketing and social media present incredible opportunity to build your brand in a unique way vs copying the ideas of others. Content marketing is no different. Your blog should not be a copycat version of the rest of the blogosphere. 10 Stupid Social Marketing Tactics You Must Stop Now.

Best New B2B Marketing Blogs – The Blog Tree (Infographic)

Webbiquity SMM

The best B2B marketing blogs are once again creatively presented by marketing automation provider Eloqua and JESS3 in this year’s Blog Tree. As Joe Chernov explains in his blog tree post , “All gene pools benefit from healthy DNA, and if the blogosphere is going to continue to evolve, it’s important that new voices are heard.

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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. The state of influence today: increasing marketing budgets and greater influencer professionalism.

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Interviews , Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Websites > What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer? What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer? What skills, though, do successful social media marketers have that put these individuals above the average (or addicted) social media user, and better yet, above the traditional marketer?

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

For anyone in marketing or PR being asked to make “data-driven&# decisions “based on the numbers&# (and doesn’t that include pretty much everyone in marketing and PR these days?), How do social media marketing strategies in small businesses differ from those in larger enterprises? Although social media has been the hottest topic in marketing this year, what other tactics are critical to adopt, maintain or expand? B2B Marketing and Social Media.

Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Facebook The Facebook Marketing Bible: 24 Ways to Market Your Brand, Company, Product, or Service Inside Facebook (Inside Facebook): Justin Smith shows how Facebook includes a variety of channels that spread the word in a very in-depth blog post. 9 Reasons You Should be Using and Watching Facebook (Sugarrae): There’s a lot of marketing potential in Facebook, and Rae shows you why. What are Social Media Marketing and Social Media Optimization?

When Bad Times Make Good Marketers

Diva Marketing Blog

Today I noticed an article in the Wall Street Journal title, " When Bad Times Make Good Movies" and thought that is exactly what is occurring today in the marketing community. Bad times are making us better marketers. It's back to marketing basics but with new strategies in our tool box that may sound strange like wiki and blog and twitter. If bad times are making us good marketers. So what is marketing anyway? Marketing mix in a fragmented world 4.

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Anyone with a New Idea is a Crank Until the Idea Succeeds

Webbiquity SMM

Although the framework has been for the most part enthusiastically embraced (and dozens of people have downloaded the framework white paper ), a few people on Twitter questioned the need for a “new” marketing concept. While “search plus social plus content” is inarguably inelegant, it was suggested that other terms such as “online marketing” or “inbound marketing” already covered the concept of web presence optimization (WPO).

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Where Does 'Transparency' Fit In The New Social Media Marketing Model?

Diva Marketing Blog

As marketers began to use social media platforms like blogs, Twitter, Facebook, etc., My friend John Cass , PR Communications , and I had an interesting discussion about where the concept of transparency fits into the new social media marketing model - content developed by people outside of the enterprise. With the growth in the adoption of social media marketing, many marketers now wonder how would they develop enough content for all of their new social media channels.

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. By JIm Edwards Two prominent social media marketing executives have gone on record to accuse Facebook of quietly altering one of its key algorithms in September, so that companies with pages that have large numbers of followers can now only reach a fraction of the followers they used to with each post. Blog Facebook Social Media Social Media Marketing

How Netflix Could Solve its Price Increase Debacle

Waxing UnLyrical

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. Business Guest Posts Marketing Public Relations customer loyalty joe hackman netflix price increase retaining customersGuest post by Joe Hackman.

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Blog Business Models 4: Affiliate Marketing

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Anshul Dayal of Nichsense Niche Marketing. Many entrepreneurs who own successful online businesses have followed similar paths through the world of blogging, internet, and affiliate marketing. So what led me to blogging and the world of internet marketing? My initial foray into internet marketing wasn’t completely based around blogging. That’s what makes nichesense.com unique in the internet marketing blogosphere.

Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses

Akamai Marketing

Seriously, the blogosphere is different, you are allowed and even encouraged to experiment and be creative. Think beyond the marketing team.

6 Places Your Customers Find You Online

Small Business Mavericks

Social Media – Social media websites present a unique opportunity for online marketers. Put your brand into the blogosphere and start attracting new clients to your business. Small Business Internet Marketing blog guest blogging review sites Social Media website The most important thing for you to do is make it easy for your customers to find you online. But how do you that?

Interview With Alex Brown On "Non Glory" A Video Series

Diva Marketing Blog

We met in the "blogosphere" in 2009 when he was managing one of the first and most innovative online communities for Wharton. He was able to combined his marketing talents and social media skills to build an amazing horse advocay community. Alex describes himself as -- " I am a horseman, who is also an internet marketing "geek." I have ridden horses all my life, and I have been using the internet for teaching and marketing since 1992." .

The latest on Facebook (Quick Links)

SocialFish

For this first one, there are a bunch of stories floating around the blogosphere lately about Facebook (so what else is new) but this time specifically about marketing techniques. I’m just back from Blogworld (here’s one good summary post by Priya Ramesh who I had the pleasure of meeting there).