Five Reasons Why I Love Wordpress

Firebelly

Main | Stop tweeting about the # of followers you have » October 23, 2009 Five Reasons Why I Love Wordpress WordPress was originally made as a blog publishing application but has now evolved into a huge content management system (CMS). These are what turn the basic blog program into a full content management system. Essentially, the WordPress theme system is a way to skin your website.

How to Create a Content Marketing Architecture, Framework and Plan

Pam Moore

Running your business, as well the marketing and content strategies that support your goals also require a framework and architecture. How much time do you spend creating content to inspire and connect with your audience? 10 Golden Rules for Content Marketing.

How Qantas Uses Employees to Tell the Brand Story

Convince & Convert

Within that umbrella, she oversees not only social media, but also branded online content, innovation, entertainment, youth initiatives, and content strategy that includes user-generated content and travel-inspired content (among many other pieces of the digital puzzle).

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Why Brands are Adopting the Digital Newsroom Approach

Proactive Report

People find their news and information on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. So why should a brand bother with creating their own newsroom? Isn’t it enough to have your content posted on all your social accounts? The ability to post different content categories.

Instagram Scheduling Now Available

Ignite Social Media

Many social media managers have been waiting years for this news – native Instagram scheduling is here! Now, social media managers can schedule content through the Facebook Creator Studio, which you may already be using for your Facebook content.

B2B Marketers Are Humans, Too

Convince & Convert

Volvo Trucks bet on the former and successfully demonstrated the precision of its dynamic steering system through an award-winning video that has generated 78 million views. The brand wasn’t targeting consumers, but transport companies.

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130 most important social media acronyms and slang you should know

Sprout Social

So when you’re in charge of creating social media content or responding to customers, it’s essential that you arm yourself with knowledge about the most common social media acronyms and slang. FB – Facebook. CMGR – Community manager. CMS – Content management system.

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How To Use Customer Insight To Power Your Business

The Realtime Report

Exploring human reactions and thoughts about your products or services is essential if you are to maintain brand relevance. If you don’t have a collection of customer feedback methods, you won’t be able to use it to help further the aspirations of your brand.

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How To Build Your Own Social Network On WordPress

Firebelly

I’ve touted before all of the different things WordPress can do as a content management system. No, you’re not going to create the next Facebook or MySpace on a simple WordPress website, but it’s a great (and cheap) alternative to social network creation engines such as Ning or Grouply. Will BuddyPress replace the need to manage a Facebook page or replace other social networks?

HubSpot vs. Marketo: Which is Better?

Oktopost

Ad campaign management. for ad campaign management are also available. Available for Google, Facebook and Instagram ads. Project management. Social Media Management. Content Management System (CMS). They owe their success to not only providing a great solution but to building a brand that has become synonymous with inbound marketing. Sparta vs Athens: Which was the greatest empire?

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, OMS Takeaway & Swagger Wagon Rap

Kikolani

The ultimate personal branding exercise + giving up center stage for it. Facebook. Facebook sells out and no nixes default landing tab option. Roundup of 20 effective branded Facebook pages (aka, ones you want to model your pages after). 6 alternatives to Facebook (will you go?). Facebook: the big picture for small business. Facebook and other networks caught sending user data to advertisers. Why in-content links are more powerful.

Eight Factors to Consider When (Re)Launching a Business Blog

Webbiquity SMM

In addition to the traditional benefits of business blogging , recent changes in the way search engines rank content have made blogging crucial for obtaining and maintaining high search engine visibility. Three ranking factors that have recently taken on increased importance from Google (and will therefore likely soon become important to other search engines as well) are content quality and authority, social media links and content freshness.

This Week in Social Media – 7/31/2013

Social Media Marketing

The secrets of success to building a digital newsroom, the secrets of bureaucracy-free content marketing, Sina Weibo was slow to evolve, Quebec loves Twitter, Pinterest and Google+ are gaining on Facebook, what to do with marketing data and more, it''s This Week in Social Media.

The 15 Most Life-Changing Editorial Calendar Tools

Writtent Blog

Online content marketing may be a relatively new practice, but editorial calendars are virtually as old as the publishing industry. Michele Linn of Content Marketing Institute believes editorial tools are critical to “keep your content consistent and relevant.” Content DJ.

5 Ways to Win the Hearts of Your Customers With Blogging

Writtent Blog

The solution to tripling your bottom line could just be your brand’s current customer base. Researchers have found that 80% of your brand’s future profit s will come from 20% of your current customer base. Smart Web Content. Incorporate these wins into your content marketing.

How to Start a Successful Blog in 7 Easy Steps

Rebekah Radice

Blogging is for anyone interested in extending, launching, or reinventing a brand. Getting a clear understanding of what your blog is about, who you’re writing for, and what type of content you create will make the “getting started part” a whole lot easier.

5 Ways to Build Online Authority Using Content Marketing - A Guest Post By Paul Chaney

Diva Marketing Blog

5 Ways to Build Online Authority Using Content Marketing. One of the best ways to establish your online authority is through the use of content marketing. If you aim to develop a personal brand, it's important to have a domain name that uses your name (i.e.,

101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017

Razor Social

They are there for their community and make them feel appreciated and connected to a brand on a more personal level. Use a social media management tool. Social media management tools can help you streamline all your day to day activity on social media. Use Google Tag Manager.

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5 Essential Blog Foundations for Strong SEO

ProBlogger

They choose a popular platform to build on, select an attractive theme with all the bells and whistles, sign up for hosting that appears value for money, before finally writing awesome content and waiting for the audience to explode and their rankings to rocket. Content Management System Choosing the correct Content Management System (CMS) is imperative. A fast Domain Name System (DNS) lookup is also important. Build your brand.

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Daniel Footwear.com Has a Fresh New Look

Idaconcpts

At the end of last year all organisations were struggling to beat the credit crisis and keep consumers engaged with their brand. The main problems with their original site consisted of: Weak checkout system that struggled to provide customers with functions they needed to purchase and make payments sufficiently. Within six months Blueclaw had come up with a brand new site that screamed clean, attractive and proficient. Share this on Facebook.

How to Optimize Your Blog Posts for SEO: an Easy-Peasy Guide

Writtent Blog

In fact, it’s really difficult to seperate search engine optimization from social media and content marketing, because these three factors form the pillar of a modern inbound marketing strategy. Content Marketing = Guaranteed SEO. Everyone loves visual content!

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5 Ways to Build Online Authority Using Content Marketing - A Guest Post By Paul Chaney

Diva Marketing Blog

5 Ways to Build Online Authority Using Content Marketing. One of the best ways to establish your online authority is through the use of content marketing. If you aim to develop a personal brand, it's important to have a domain name that uses your name (i.e.,

Blogging Metrics: How to Find and Apply Actionable Intelligence

Writtent Blog

If the purpose of your content strategy is profit, customer acquisition or even brand awareness, it’s critical to apply regular analysis and take immediate action. Content creation and promotion are hard work, so make sure your efforts are paying off.

How to Start a Successful Blog in 7 Easy Steps

Rebekah Radice

Blogging is for anyone interested in extending, launching, or reinventing a brand. Getting a clear understanding of what your blog is about, who you’re writing for, and what type of content you create will make the “getting started part” a whole lot easier.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain. Importing Your Content.

How to Optimize Your Content for Authorship Success

ProBlogger

One of the most important things you can do in 2014 as a content creator, is identify who you are as a personal brand by monitoring how you come across online. The purpose of Google Authorship is to help segment out true quality content from the plethora of content living on the web.

How LinkedIn Groups can Explode your Blog Traffic

ProBlogger

Social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or Instagram are free and work well if you have the time to organically grow a following. LinkedIn Groups have a stronger business focus that Facebook or Twitter, and unlike other social media sites, most LinkedIn Groups are industry specific.

Stop Writing for Free and Launch Your Own Profitable Blog

ProBlogger

To see the traffic and the success necessary to justify launching your own site, you’ll need to focus on a few key areas: Content Quality. Content Quality. Managing the costs of hosting is just one part of managing your blog’s overall costs.

7 Steps to Creating Million-Dollar Web Apps (And a Big Announcement)

Viper Chill

A few weeks ago I asked on the ViperChill Facebook page whether people would be interested in a blog post on how I’ve developed various web software and plugins. It’s probably the most genuine way of building a brand, and therefor the type of brand that will last the longest.

The 17 Best Social Media Management Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Monitoring and managing even a moderately active business social media presence can be time-consuming. Add multiple companies (as an agency or social media consultant may manage) and it borders on overwhelming. Supports Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and social media advertising.