The Fleeting Value Of Content

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Yes, the best content always rises to the top, but when the amount of content being produced rises exponentially and is being published at a frenetic pace, it becomes a lot harder for individuals to filter the signal from the noise. Publishing content is free. It has come to the point where it's no longer about publishing on a topic that no one else has covered (because it seems like every topic has been covered), but it's now a world of perspective. blogroll.

Do You Need A Degree In Digital Marketing And Social Media?

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I dropped out of university because I was (at the time) already publishing magazines. My general train of thought was that it would be easier to go back to school should my career in media not work out than to stay in school and try to manage the workload of running my own publishing company while attempting to secure a degree. For a few hundred dollars over at Amazon to going through the blogroll at the left of this blog post (for free!), blogroll. publishing.

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The Blog Turns 20 This Year

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With over 3600 posts and over 40,000 comments, it is much more than a publishing platform. To me, the notion of blogging is still as exciting and powerful as it was over a decade ago, when I published my first post. blogroll. publishing. publishing platform.

Watching Me Blog

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In the comments section, Peter Petrovski said: "Would love to read more about how you draft, write and publish posts." I have an amazing team at Twist Image that did all design and infrastructure, but the content is all me (including the updating of the Blogroll). blogroll. publishing. Blogs are one of the most valuable marketing tools ever created. I believe that. I don't just say it. I mean it by walking the talk.

What Does Eight Years Of Blogging Get You?

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As fast and simple as it is to publish content with a Blog, success with a Blog as an engine of Marketing is a slow process. The only part that isn't selfish is that I publish it for the world to see, comment on and criticize. I wish more people understood the power of having a living and breathing ongoing publishing platform that allows you to demonstrate how you think, that anyone can access from anywhere. blogroll. publishing. publishing platform.

Google javascript Changes Put Publishers in Violation of Sponsored.

Adam Sherk

While it’s good news that Google is continuing to improve its ability to deal with JavaScript, this change also impacts the way that many publishers display sponsored links on their sites. Related posts: Does Google News Sitemaps New Format Help Publishers?

Will Publishers Add Cross-Domain Rel=Canonical to Syndication Deals?

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Will Publishers Add Cross-Domain Rel=Canonical to Syndication Deals? If you’re not familiar with rel=&# canonical&# see Publishers: Solve Tracking Code, Duplicate Content Issues with the Canonical URL Tag ). Do my publishers need to use rel=&# canonical&# ? A: We leave this up to you and your publishers.

Consumers pay less, and publishers starting to diversify?

The Way of the Web

→ Consumers pay less, and publishers starting to diversify? publisher Hearst to acquire a different type of business. Tags: Digital Publishing · marketing blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Publishers: Solve Tracking Code, Duplicate Content Issues with the.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Publishers: Solve Tracking Code, Duplicate Content Issues with the Canonical URL Tag by Adam Sherk on April 30, 2009 Really you shouldn’t need it. But for a variety of business, technical or editorial reasons, sometimes publishing the same content or resolving the same page on more than one URL simply can’t be avoided.

The two digital publishing models of the near future

The Way of the Web

gets bought → The two digital publishing models of the near future December 2nd, 2009 · View Comments Two approaches to digital content creation and publishing are taking hold – and sadly neither of them are equivalent to the way most traditional publishers are set up.

Pro PR Tips: 100 Tips from Rafe Needleman Published in a Book

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Pro PR Tips: 100 PR Tips from Rafe Needleman Published as a Book by Adam Sherk on August 11, 2009 Yesterday I received a copy of Rafe Needleman ’s Pro PR Tips in the mail from ITDatabase. Real-time Blogroll (via Google Reader) About.com Founder Scott Kurnit Launches Huge New Startup Called "AdKeeper" New Digg Buttons Released - Upgrade Now!

Pew Research Survey: Findings on Search Engines, Social Networks.

Adam Sherk

Real-time Blogroll (via Google Reader) About.com Founder Scott Kurnit Launches Huge New Startup Called "AdKeeper" New Digg Buttons Released - Upgrade Now!

A Startup’s Struggles and Successes in Influencer Outreach: How to Set Up Your First Blogger Campaigns

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

No one was publishing lists of up-and-comers. I started to embark on a multi-day project of sifting through blogrolls and aggregation sites like Bloglovin. As many of you know, I’m working with influencer marketing platform, The Shelf.

5 Strategies to Build a Network of Bloggers and Journalists

Waxing UnLyrical

For both public relations and search engine optimization, publishing content via other people’s sites is a critical part of their everyday duties. Gatekeepers are the ones who control what is published on their site. Guest Post by Alicia Lawrence.

Syndication Best Practices: Reduce the Risk of Being Outranked for.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Syndication Best Practices: Reduce the Risk of Being Outranked for Your Own Content by Adam Sherk on June 30, 2009 Syndicating content is an important business development initiative for publishers; it generates revenue, increases exposure, drives traffic and helps facilitate inbound links. Check out Will Publishers Add Cross-Domain Rel=Canonical to Syndication Deals?

Six Sources for Nonprofit News

SocialFish

The blog host determines a content theme, and bloggers are invited to submit any (relatively recent) published blog post on that theme by a certain date. The selected posts are published on the host blogger’s site as a themed blog post roundup.

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The Two Core Elements of B2B Social Media Marketing Success

Webbiquity SMM

There have been numerous models proposed for social media and content marketing (including the Four C’s of Social Media Marketing model previously published here), but when all of the complexity is stripped away, social media marketing success comes down to two core elements: content and amplification. Identify the top blogs in any segment using AllTop , then note who those bloggers include in their blogrolls.

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The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases by Adam Sherk on June 29, 2010 Unique, one-of-a-kind, best-of-breed…blah, blah, blah.

Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends by Adam Sherk on October 1, 2009 This week Google started embedding a Hot Trends graph at the bottom of search results pages for queries that fall within their top 100 fastest-rising search terms, as seen in this example screenshot: While checking out search trends is interesting for users, it can also be valuable to publishers.

Newspapers, Magazines, and the Apple iPad

The Way of the Web

Figures from conferences I’ve attended , Paidcontent , New York Observer , Venturebeat ) All very impressive…but… 1) Friend and former magazine colleague Dave Cushman makes a point which quite a few other people have also discussed – is this an illusion of a long term future for publishers ?

How I Set Up My WordPress Blog In 2 Hours

Waxing UnLyrical

I set up a basic blogroll, a Twitter widget, a short “About&# page as well as a “© and Stuff&# page. It may look a little bare after other blogs you’re used to… especially if you’ve been publishing another blog for a while.

Social Business: Where It's Been & Where It's Going

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E-mail was just being introduced and I had gotten a job immediately largely because I entered the business world with a valuable skill—I was taught desktop publishing (ie computer aided design) in addition to design fundamentals. Blogroll Buffet. Logic+Emotion.

90 Tips to Make Your Blog Rock

www.jeffbullas.com

Write about customers successes – Write up a case study about a clients successful project, they will often let you publish their name 5. Publish content on what not to do! Take the PDF and turn it into a paperback at a print on demand publisher Lulu.com.

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Google News Now Recrawling Updated Articles

Adam Sherk

This is encouraging news for publishers as previously once an article was indexed in Google News no changes or updates to it would be registered. So if an article was accidently published with a typo in the headline and then corrected, Google News would still display the erroneous headline.

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

Kikolani

As a freelance writer specializing in the online marketing niche, I can say that the blogs that consistently publish longer content (900+ words) are the most successful. Google looks down on duplicate content and typically ranks the original publisher first for content anyway.

Do Google's Expanded Domain Results Apply to News and Video Listings?

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Do Google’s Expanded Domain Results Apply to News and Video Listings?

News Sites Not Making Much Use of Static FBML on Facebook Pages

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk News Sites Not Making Much Use of Static FBML on Facebook Pages by Adam Sherk on June 9, 2010 Between privacy issues, a sweaty CEO and technical problems with its “Like&# buttons Facebook is having a rough time lately.

eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts: Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Blogroll. skip to main | skip to sidebar. eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts. eLearning, Learning Design, eLearning Standards, Knowledge Management, Active Learning, Blended Learning, Web 2.0, Microcontent, Social Software. Thursday, June 5, 2008. Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners. Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners.

NBC Targets Local Markets on the New Digg

Adam Sherk

This is particularly appealing for publishers with content that may be of interest to specific audiences as opposed to the wider Digg user base.

Aggregation and curation: two concepts that explain a lot about digital change

www.idealog.com

Agents are aggregators, pulling together the work of many writers to present an (agent-) branded offering to publishers. The business would be considerably more inefficient and expensive if agents didn’t aggregate the work of writers to present to publishers. Publishers are aggregators, pulling together lists of books to present a (publisher-) branded offering to bookstores, libraries, and various review media.

Newsweek's Tim Geithner Interview Live on Facebook: Don't Forget.

Adam Sherk

This is a good example of how publishers are attempting to add more value to their official pages on social media sites, which is certainly needed as many of the pages are still fairly one-dimensional.

Newsweek's Tim Geithner Interview Live on Facebook: Don't Forget.

Adam Sherk

This is a good example of how publishers are attempting to add more value to their official pages on social media sites, which is certainly needed as many of the pages are still fairly one-dimensional.

News Sites on the New Digg: Who is Active, Who is Gaining Followers?

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk News Sites on the New Digg: Who is Active, Who is Gaining Followers? Or will publisher profiles end up full of self-submitted stories with only one digg (their own)?

Want Social Media Evangelizers? Be Social

Waxing UnLyrical

Be Social September 7th, 2010 Tweet Today BNET published my second post, focusing on how companies can use social media to turn customers into evangelizers.

Dear Blog Comment Spammer: I Think Your Comment Spam Tool is Broken

Bill Hartzer

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Your Mom's Coming to Facebook, But She May Not Stick Around

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Your Mom’s Coming to Facebook, But She May Not Stick Around by Adam Sherk on May 29, 2009 Inside Facebook published some new statistics this week on Facebook’s US audience growth over the last 60 days. Real-time Blogroll (via Google Reader) About.com Founder Scott Kurnit Launches Huge New Startup Called "AdKeeper" New Digg Buttons Released - Upgrade Now!

A Look at Muck Rack's Twitter Press Release Service, 51 Releases Later

Adam Sherk

Real-time Blogroll (via Google Reader) About.com Founder Scott Kurnit Launches Huge New Startup Called "AdKeeper" New Digg Buttons Released - Upgrade Now!

15 Reasons Your PR Pitches Suck

Waxing UnLyrical

Thank you for publishing this article. Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali 15 Reasons Your PR Pitches Suck January 27th, 2011 Tweet In the genes?

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Top 10 Reasons The New York Times is Really Putting up a Paywall

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Top 10 Reasons The New York Times is Really Putting up a Paywall by Adam Sherk on January 20, 2010 Today The New York Times made it official that they will be introducing a metered model starting in 2011. There is additional information in the NYTco press release , and Jim Romenesko and others have published the staff memo.

The Nightmare Public Relations Professional and How to Stop Him

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Brian Solis and Deirdre Breakenridge just published an excellent book, Putting the Public Back in Public Relations. If you are going down the free route, use Google Blog Search, Technorati, and blogrolls to find relevant blogs.