5 Visual Content Curation Ideas to Ramp Up Your Blog and Social Strategy

Waxing UnLyrical

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. Source reusable images from image repositories like Pexels and Pixabay. Guest Post by Jessica Davis.

How to Build a Content Calendar (Plus a Free Template for 2014)

Convince & Convert

Creating a content calendar for your company from scratch is one of those tasks that seems ridiculously complicated at the outset but which, with a systematic approach and no scruples about stealing other people’s methods, can actually be fairly straightforward.

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Here’s the Difference Between Content Marketing and Social Media

Convince & Convert

What is the difference between content marketing and social media? Jeff asked several other content/social thinkers and consultant-types to weigh in as well. The goals of content marketing are consumption, then behavior. Content marketing is the new brochure.

25 Questions I Ask About B2B Content Marketing

Convince & Convert

Here are 25 of the questions I’ve been asking to B2B companies about content marketing. Maybe some of these will make you think about your own content marketing program and opportunities to expand, enhance, and optimize it. 25 Questions I Ask About B2B Content Marketing.

The One Tip That Took My Blog To New Levels. Stop Caring.

SocMed Sean

Not just from researching and writing articles, but form the comments/feedback that I have received and the conversations that have been sparked with others via social networks like Twitter. They commented on my experiences and shared their own.

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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). So, while I may not post daily, you will receive seven pieces of content from me each and every week. The core ideology is that the content should be of value to you first and foremost. content.

PR Measurement – What to Measure

Proactive Report

Here are the questions and answers, with some expanded content. Did they comment and express an opinion? The content reached more than 150,000 new people. In light of Google’s new link rules, can tracking links still be used in content? In PR we track a lot of content.

9 Reasons Why Hilton’s Social Media Strategy Succeeds

Simply Measured

Hilton understands this trend, and has made sure to post content on Instagram often (one post a day on average), keeping their followers engaged and, at the same time, not overwhelming them. Harness the Power of User-Generated Content. Use the Right Content .

WordPress Plugins that Make Your Blog Comments Social


Have you noticed a decrease in the number of blog comments you get and an increase in Facebook likes and Twitter tweets about your posts? Are you worried that you are loosing social proof about the validity of your posts to the social media conversation, rather than as direct comment on your site? There is a way to get the best of both worlds and aggregate comments and social media responses on your site. Intensedebate has something it calls Social Commenting features.

How Benelli Races Ahead of the Competition on Social Media


When you look a little closer, you will notice that Benelli gets more engagement than its competitors who seem to be doing extremely well in terms of Likes, Comments and Shares. The above chart shows the Likes, Comments and Shares that each brand gets per Post.

Brands: It’s not enough to be liked

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Yet some brands are terribly underutilizing these pages, making them basically brochureware repositories — essentially inviting customers in but not engaging them or giving them an incentive to return. A “like” is a passive response to content, while a comment is engagement.

A/B Testing: The Staggering Success of Presidential Optimization and How to Do It Yourself

Simply Measured

If you’re in the process of developing a landing page – if you don’t already have one you want to test – Unbounce includes a wide variety of proven templates, as well as a deep repository of articles and recommended partners to guide you along the way.

The Small Wins From Social Media

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It becomes a strange form of content churning as they continually post content to get as many of these likes per post as possible. The lesson is obvious, hitting a like button does not have the same impact and engagement as when a consumer proactively shares the content. Some of these software as service providers offer up a full suite of tools to help generate, curate, mine, analyze, and optimize the mass production of social media content and engagement. content.

How ‘Google AMP’ & ‘Facebook Instant Articles’ Integration With WordPress Will Transform The Internet?


Once that markup is satisfied, the developer has full liberty to include images, iFrames, ads, third party content, videos and other stuff on the page. The AMP content so cached would thus be linked to Google’s cached version. You can download the plugin from GitHub repository.

3 Smart Thought Leadership Tips for Entrepreneurs

Waxing UnLyrical

They regularly post insightful articles to their own sites, comment on other peoples’ blogs, write opinions on LinkedIn and Medium , post presentations to SlideShare and have active Twitter profiles. Guest Post by Molly Borchers.

7 Social Media Analytics and Reporting Tips for Becoming a Data-Savvy Marketer

Buffer Social

Engage influencers who shared your content. We’ll make an extra column in the spreadsheet to track total engagement: the sum of clicks, reshares, comments, and Likes. And here’s how we’ve gone about it: Once you have your social media data in your spreadsheet (steps 1 to 3 of Tip 1), run this formula on each of the stat columns that matter to you; Likes, clicks, comments, etc.: Engage influencers who shared your content.

Social Media Outreach for Beginners

Sprout Social

Social media outreach is one of the best ways to form new relationships, increase engagement and get more eyes on your content. If you’re using social media outreach to promote a specific piece of content, you could search for the topic of your content.

Build Backlinks – 14 Easy Ways

Convince & Convert

Links in comments, however, are no-follow. While comments and any links you include in your description will have the rel=”nofollow” attribute, YouTube gives you a link in your profile that is devoid of no – follow. Put it in the comments.

15 Places to Find Free Images for Your Blog

Writtent Blog

The ancient saying that a picture is worth 1000 words comes as no surprise to content marketers. However, it can get expensive pretty quickly, especially if you’re committed to delivering quality visual content. Share with us in the comments below!

8 Tips for Successful Business Blogging

Ari Herzog

Content. I’m sure you’ve heard the overused expression, “Content is king.&#. Content helps increase your traffic and improve your rankings. Internet users are very smart these days and they can tell the difference between good and bad content.

It’s 2AM, Do You Know Where Your Organizational Information Is??

SocMed Sean

Now, add modern day blogs, tweets, text messages, forum posts, comments, status updates, videos, podcasts, and wiki posts to your list and what do you get? My Documents, file shares, document repositories, WIKIs, etc…)? In repositories that require no periodic content review?

Supercharge WordPress: A Little Known Way to Increase Pageviews & Conversions

Viper Chill

He commented on how increasing query results by just a fraction of a second can save lives when it comes to people searching for things like “signs of a stroke” or “signs of a heart attack” Why I Knew I Had to Leave Shared Hosting.

Association Social Media: National Business Officers Association (NBOA)


How do you decide what content to post where? Below is a little more about each social network, what content we post on each channel, and the make-up of that channel’s audience. How do you manage content flow? Additionally, I’d like to put out more public content from NBOA.

Taming the Content Curation Beast


Main September 24, 2010 Taming the Content Curation Beast It is not easy, keeping all those social media outposts populated with fresh content. Well, the job  just got a little easier with CIThread , which offers Content Curation on Steroids , as Paul Gillin called it.

How to Improve your SEO by Speeding up Your WordPress Website


You can do your part by installing Lazy Load XT plugin for all your media content like images, videos, and iFrames. Consider Content Delivery Networks. let you sign up and use their globally distributed edge-servers (PoPs) to deliver your content to a world-wide audience.

Our Dangerous Addiction to Social Media Case Studies

Convince & Convert

” As Tom Webster eloquently put it in his recent Blogworld keynote , when research wears the cloak of content marketing, it’s a recipe for the incurious to pull a fast one on the masses, disguising pointless data as gospel. The comments can also be shared to Facebook or Twitter.

Instagram vs. Snapchat, Facebook Notes, Buffer Hacks & Personal Emojis – Bonus Episode [002]

Buffer Social

We also discuss our Facebook Notes experiment, if it’s possible to brand your own emoji , and how to build your own content hub within Buffer ! I would love to hear how it goes in the comments below! Creating a hub of great content in Buffer and “can I brand an emoji?”

20 Tips for Better Business Blogging: How to Use Blogging to Generate Leads


The majority of companies that hope to use content marketing to grow their businesses all understand that blogging is one of the most effective ways to go about it. What’s more, with a blog you can: Reach more customers through strategic content marketing.

Micro Persuasion: Turn Gmail Into Your Personal Nerve Center

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Well, actually, they merely link to Steve Rubels instructions for doing the same, but lifehackers comments are unmatched! Comments. You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post. And public clipmarks can be commented on by anyone (although even there you have some control of what you see and what you dont see). I was using Gmail as a repository of site logings, passwords etc. The comments to this entry are closed.

The State of the Blogosphere 2010


On Facebook this month, the average user created 90 pieces of content and contributed to the more than 30 billion pieces of content (web links, news stories, blog posts, notes, photo albums, etc.) Content Marketing Blogging without an audience is merely a public journal.

4 Tools for Creating a Bulletproof Idea Capture System


This is a guest contribution by Charles Cuninghame is a freelance content writer. When you use Posite to capture random ideas and links to research material you find on the web, and draft outlines and posts, you build a repository of raw material for your blog.

Main Page - Social Patterns


Contents 1 Social Patterns & Best Practices 1.1 Content is available under Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0

Toward a New Knowledge Society

Buzz Marketing for Technology

All Comments (3). Comments on Slide 1. Add a comment. « Next » All comments. Add a comment on Slide 1. If you have a SlideShare account, login to comment; else you can comment as a guest. Just include the embed code in the comment! 3 comments |. content author, publisher, classifier) Distributed metadata â?? located in various repositories â?? Slideshare.net (beta). My Slidespace. Upload. Community. Widgets.

Social Media Toolkit - The Digital Strategist


The sole purpose of these tools are to; create, manage and distribute content, build awareness, drive traffic, connect with our customers and hopefully turn a lead into a prospective sale. It will give you statistical data about your feeds content, distribution and subscribers.

Social Media Toolkit - The Digital Strategist


The sole purpose of these tools are to; create, manage and distribute content, build awareness, drive traffic, connect with our customers and hopefully turn a lead into a prospective sale. It will give you statistical data about your feeds content, distribution and subscribers.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog


Google helps us out by showing us some traffic trends on different blogging and content management systems (CMS) on the web. Importing Your Content. WordPress.org has an Importing Content guide that includes information on how to import content from many different sources.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #314

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He doesn't say, 'here's the source code,' for example, but rather, 'there is a secret repository containing the data and the appropriate commands for your portable analytical engine.'" (Alistair for Hugh). . Yes, there are commentators. I'm pretty transparent about content. It's not just reading longform content, it's the thinking about it, taking notes about it, and applying it to the work that I'm doing. content.

Twitter Hashtags: Nonprofits Speak Up


Hashtags themselves can be searched at hashtags.org , the semi-official repository of hashtags in use. reposting another user’s content so that one’s own followers can see the content) “http&# as a Shared Link (i.e. Know of a better content analysis algorithm I could use?

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #155

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You may not know other open services like openstreetmap.org (an open version of Google Maps ) and CommonCrawl (an open repository of the web''s contents), but collectively, tools like these create a ''shadow'' version of the Internet tools on which we rely (think OpenOffice versus Microsoft Office ). here comes this amazing little piece of content on Quora."

How to Convert Visitors from Your About Page


While most webmasters treat it as a throw-away repository for a stock biography or company history, consider the mindset of the visitors who arrive on these pages. . Instead, use your “About” page as a springboard to increase engagement with your readers and the number of conversions that result from this valuable web content. Offer personal comments on why you love each of the products you recommend in order to make your About page product features more engaging to visitors.