The Death of Google Reader: Did Email Kill the RSS Star?

Stay N' Alive

I admit I'm not as mad as before , as the dust has settled off since they killed sharing and replaced it with a very limited Google+ sharing feature (on top of the "send to" feature that was there before). Compared to that, Google Reader was minuscule. Alas, the day has come.

Facebook Reader a welcome feature

Sherrilynne Starkie

Google will soon shelve Reader and this has created a lot of panicky online noise from ardent fans. I have had a Reader account for several years now, but hadn’t really ever used it. I did, at one time, make use of an RSS reader called BlogBridge. But little by little Twitter and Facebook have taken over the reader duties for me. Facebook would not confirm the reports at the time. Do you use Google Reader?

The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

You could simply opt out of Facebook messages and notifications about new followers on Quora. I also have the Google Calendar gadget on my Gmail sidebar, so I have an easy way to access my upcoming meetings, appointments, and phone calls. Google Reader. Google Docs.

Tools for Monitoring Online Conversations: Part 2 of Monitor Your Brand Online

Harp Interactive

This blog post is the second in the 2 part series on brand monitoring. In case you missed the first blog post, here is the link: Monitor Your Brand Online. In order to make things easy you should fiirst create a place that will aggregate all your monitoring results like an RSS reader.

How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Social Media > How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding How to Use Social Media for Personal Branding by Tamar Weinberg on April 1, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Dan Schawbe l.

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11 Common Mistakes That People Make With Their Personal Brands.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

People often brand themselves as an expert in a field or an authority on a topic, but are careless with the way they present themselves, calling into question their expertise, and injecting doubt into the minds of potential customers. where I speak and share all things branding??

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Is Google becoming evil?

The Way of the Web

Given the high standards Google set for itself with the aims of indexing the world’s information, and the mantra of ‘Don’t Be Evil’, it’s likely we hold it to higher standards than most companies. WTF Google?

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

While Facebook is introducing new developments, they are losing sight of the old issues that are mostly “broken&# or that have not yet been addressed. Dear Facebook, I’ve been your buddy since you were open to a handful of select universities and were called thefacebook.com.

Does Google Want Brands in Your Social Circle?

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Does Google Want Brands in Your Social Circle? That’s great for marketers, but is it what Google wants? It is still possible for a company to set up a Google profile; Tad Miller offered tips on this last year.

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How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

After all, Facebook could eat the web. In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. Don’t use a Facebook Group.

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Creating Passionate Customers: Brand Evangelism and What it Means.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Engagement in a process called brand evangelism is one beneficial strategy to get your brand known and to help spread your message. In a brand evangelism strategy, you’d take note of those who feel good about what you are doing: they already represent your target audience.

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Dear Facebook Friends, You're Doing it Wrong

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Facebook, originally known as thefacebook.com, was a service that connected college students to their classmates and to friends in other universities. If you do so on Facebook, your account will likely be terminated especially if Facebook receives reports of misrepresentation.

An Early Look at Facebook Open Graph Protocol Integration on News.

Adam Sherk

News and content sites are a natural fit for participation and Facebook is encouraging news site adoption by showcasing sites that are already experimenting with it. So I thought I’d take a look at some early examples of Facebook Open Graph integration on news sites.

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JVC Facebook Page Sweepstakes a Big Success. But Does it Violate.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk JVC Facebook Page Sweepstakes a Big Success. But Does it Violate Facebook Guidelines? But does it violate Facebook’s promotions guidelines?

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How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

He’s volunteered to give away a copy of his recent book, FBML Essentials , to two readers. Marketers love Facebook. This number should be no surprise — when people “fan&# your Page, their friends see it, and your brand spreads organically.

100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media. Branding one’s self in an online environment built on entropy and go-baby-go is difficult at best, and impossible if you forget to take your happy pills. Build ego searches using Technorati and Google Blogsearch. Use Google Reader to store your ego searches. But most people who want to develop a personal brand do. Use WebsiteGrader.com to make sure your site is well built in Google’s eyes.

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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? Please Use My Public Page or LinkedIn Instead Want to Friend Me on Facebook? If You Insist Upon Using Facebook Let’s face it.

Google Buzz Has Potential for News Sites, Facebook Still the.

Adam Sherk

Sharing and discussing content is a key component of Google Buzz, so it’s a natural fit for article promotion and audience development. To what degree that happens depends on how well Google does at improving the interface and functionality. But will it ever catch up with Facebook?

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Strategies to Ensure an Engaged Social Presence

Harp Interactive

Brian Solis describes engagement as: “Engagement is essentially the first step in building a relationship between your customers and your brand.&#. Reactive engagement is simply responding to direct dialogue to or about you or your brand/business.

When is Brand Evangelism a Crime? Exploring the Royal Caribbean.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Viral Marketing > When is Brand Evangelism a Crime? Exploring the Royal Caribbean Promotional Marketing Strategy When is Brand Evangelism a Crime?

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Google+ Just Beat Facebook to the Future

Stay N' Alive

Facebook's entire purpose has been to get to this moment. They've already been rumored to be working on a much stronger mobile strategy, bringing Facebook's powerful platform to the apps you use on the mobile devices you carry, to every place you go. It's that which has had Google scared and hinging employee bonuses on the success of their social program this year. However, it seems in one fell swoop Google just beat Facebook to their own game. Google+ Branding.

Social Media Marketing Without Brand Awareness Can Kill You.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Brand awareness is important, especially when it comes to a web hosting firm that was advertised on a multitude of technology websites. Introduce yourself, engage in the community, and let them learn about your brand.

You Have Reached The End Of This Blog

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brand. facebook. facebook notes. google. google reader. or, have you? Posted by Mitch Joel on Tuesday, October 13, 2015. What do you think? blogger. blogging. business blog. buzzfeed. content. content creator. content distribution. content marketing. digital marketing agency. digital marketing blog. digital publishing. harvard business review. inc magazine. j walter thompson. james altucher. journalism. journalist. linkedin. marketer. marketing.

Social Media Tools, Apps, Resources and Plugins

Harp Interactive

Amplify integrates with Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Friendfeed and more so you can keep your friends and followers all over the web updated with you latest findings and invite them to discuss them with you. Lets you set up columns which you can use to monitor twitter mentions of your brand.

23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

What’s the best time of day to post updates on Twitter or Facebook? The brilliant Gini Dietrich reports on research showing that marketers commonly choose the wrong time of day to post and engage on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, as well as to send emails.

The Long Tales - The Best In Business Innovation Content - Issue #5

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It does seem like brands can play a really solid role in pulling people together and building loyalty. Which brands will roll up into a ball and head into their respective corners sobbing, and which brands will seize these opportunities and capitalize? . Beverage Company Califia Farms Publishes Branded Magazine 'Pour Over' - MediaPost. Sit back, take a sip and imagine what your brand might be able to produce and publish. really, really miss my Google Reader.

The End Of Blogging?

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Yesterday, I posted the following on Facebook's new Notes platform (btw, feel free to follow me on Facebook. lamented the death of Google Reader , and still - to this day - love to hit the publish button. For years, we've been seeing the "conversation" shift from the comments section on blogs to places like Facebook, Twitter , Snapchat , YouTube and beyond. Brand name publishers, to be sure. So, is Facebook Notes the end blogs (or. brand.

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NBC Targets Local Markets on the New Digg

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!

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This Week in Social Media – 6/26/13

Social Media Marketing

If you have additional links, sources or ideas that might be helpful, I''d encourage you to add some via a comment below or tag me in Google+. This should seem obvious by now, but brands with poorly performing mobile experiences annoy customers. Facebook is working on a news reader.

5 Sure Fire Social Media Tactics To Jump Start Your Job Search

Jason Yormark

A few years ago when I got laid off from Microsoft, I got a quick lesson in how important it was to invest time in your personal brand regardless of your job situation. Fast forward to today and I have a fantastic job that I absolutely love, and my path to it was a direct result of the dedication I put into defining and establishing my personal brand using the following five tactics that I still follow to this day.

Social Media Strategies Summit & More

Jason Yormark

Some other exciting news is my blog is currently being redesigned and I look forward to having a brand new look and feel in the next few weeks. Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Bookmarks. Post on Google Buzz. Add this to Google Reader.

How to Identify Your Own Top Trends of 2009

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk How to Identify Your Own Top Trends by Adam Sherk on December 22, 2009 Yesterday Facebook shared its Top Status Trends of 2009 , providing insight into what terms most commonly occurred in users’ status updates. And throughout December we’ve gotten top 2009 searches lists from Google , Yahoo , Bing and Ask. What generated the most “likes” and comments on your Facebook Page?

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Google+ It's Time To Make Your Move

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Is Google+ going to be the right move for every business? That being said, your business must make a move into Google+ right now. Earlier this week, Google introduced Google+ Pages for business (more on that here: Google+ Pages: connect with all the things you care about ). Why not secure your brand as quickly as possible so others don't do it? Google permeates the Web. are you in, out or sitting on the sidelines with Google+? facebook.

Link Love Monthly: Best of January 2010

SocialFish

I’m also thinking of trying to tag posts while they are still in my Google Reader, then setting up a feed widget I can use for this monthly post… hmmm… percolating… Let me know if you have ideas for how I can make this super cool and useful. How to Let Twitter be Your Brand’s Resume with Widgets (Louis Gray). 5 Reasons Why RSS Readers Still Rock (ReadWriteWeb). How I Came to Love Google Wave (Chris Brogan). Facebook Post Insights Go Live (All Facebook).

Why Buffer, HootSuite and Post Planner are the Holy Trinity of Managing Social Media

Waxing UnLyrical

is the ability to monitor and post to Facebook Groups directly from HootSuite: Now, typically I like to work Facebook “in” Facebook, as it were, but I know plenty of people who’d rather do all their Facebook management from a third-party app.

Fetching Friday – 21 Marketing Links

Kikolani

Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. How Much Bloggers Charge to Publish Sponsored Content – Most bloggers surveyed (60%) charge fees to work with brands or publish sponsored content.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Funny Cute Animal Compilation

Kikolani

Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Google Reader’s Demise is Irrelevant for Blogs – The demise of Google Reader will have no impact on blogs and blogging.

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Google Social Search: Are You in Your Target Audiences' Social.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Google Social Search: Are You in Your Target Audiences’ Social Circles? So if you link to your Twitter account on your Google profile the people you’re following on Twitter become part of your social circle.

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The New Dilemma: Social Media Exposes Us to Too Much, Too Often

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The first major step forward was with Google which organized the Internet so that anyone could run accurate searches on specific topics they found interesting. The introduction of social feeds by Facebook, Twitter and other social networks changed the way that people discovered content.

21 of the Best Social Media Marketing Guides of 2013 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Guest blogger James Barnett offers helpful tips for using Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and blogging to run PR campaigns at live events, for example, on Twitter: “Use hash tags (#) to stay on topic with trends and create a buzzword around your brand.