Dr. Houzz Reveals a Widget-Flawed Google Algorithm

Viper Chill

In that post I showed in great detail how Godaddy were utilising customers who are using their SSL services and getting top search rankings by adding anchor-text-rich backlinks in the widgets that clients place on their websites.

CommentLuv 2.9 – Guide for Blog Owners & Commenters

Kikolani

This guide will cover what is new for both blog owners and blog commenters alike as well as how to install and configure this plugin on your WordPress blog. CommentLuv is a plugin that allows commenters to leave a link to their latest post behind with their comment.

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Facebook Strategies: Content Over Creative

Dave Fleet

of comments on his clients’ status updates come from peoples’ newsfeeds, not from the pages themselves. Success on Facebook depends on companies providing interesting, valuable content that engages people through their home base on Facebook.

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

mashable.com

Simultaneously, the amount of content produced sky-rocketed , with more compelling material than ever before. However, the past decade hasn’t fostered thoughtful interaction between that content and its consumers. The trick is not to think about comments in terms of five years ago.

Energize Your Fans and Followers with a Sweepstakes

Ignite Social Media

There are endless answers to this question but to simplify it we’ll narrow it down to a few that are easy to execute: Facebook Newsfeed Comment to Win. If you’re focused on your Facebook audience, a comment to win is an easy way to engage with your fans. Sweepstakes Widget.

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Embed Facebook Content Into Your Website | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

Widgets and tools that allow for embedded content have been around for years. But I have yet to see a really good tool that allows you to embed Facebook content. You must be logged in to post a comment. About Us What’s a Maverick?

How Commentluv Premium Promotes Your Blog

Ari Herzog

Every blogger wants people to visit, read, and comment. Reading is also easy, especially if the content flows smoothly and is not long. Commenting has a stigma of being hard. While it’s easy for you to comment, studies show you would rather tweet a link to the article or share it on your Facebook profile than taking time out of your day to type in a name, email address, website, and whatever words inspired you to leave that comment. Photo by Edumigue.

5 Tips to Highlight the Best Content on Your Blog

Kikolani

Highlighting the best content on your blog is one great way to show off your most valuable content and entice readers to click from your “traffic-attracting” posts to the ones that provide value and make them a loyal reader. Use a popular post widget. You can display this widget in your sidebar or a widget box in your theme. You can use this plugin widget more than once if you want to configure it differently for each instance.

Search Engine Optimization Tip: Adding Content to your Web Site

Bill Hartzer

For this search engine optimization tip, let’s talk more about content and adding content to your web site. They are, in fact, updated on a regular basis and contain a lot of good content on their subject. How Do You Create Content? How do you create content?

Four Blogging Tools to Make your Content Go Further

ProBlogger

You put in countless hours to create the highest quality content possible week after week. But what good is a solid piece of content if it’s not being put in front of the right audience? to increase your content distribution. Upload your content.

The True Meaning Of Content

Small Business Mavericks

» The True Meaning Of Content What is the true meaning of content? But today, content has a rather broad view. Content has moved beyond the web page. Of course, not all content is created equal. You must be logged in to post a comment.

Marketing Marvels – Build Remarkable Content Marketing Hubs with Uberflip

Convince & Convert

Uberflip solves a really important problem for a marketer, which is that content marketing in particular is getting crazy, everybody’s doing more and more of it. All the research says that 70% of marketers are creating more content this year than ever before. So content and CTAs.

How publishers curate the world of content

emediavitals.com

eMedia Vitals Vital Answers eMedia Jobs Blog How GEO scales international content to local markets Blog NewsTilt lesson: Know thy audience Blog A ‘niche within a niche’: Behavioral targeting. Content providers are experimenting with all sort of ways for editors and technology to push outside content to readers, whether through aggregation or curation (for a lengthy discussion about the difference, check out the Nieman Journalism Lab ).

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Content Week: how to consistently come up with great post ideas for your blog.

ProBlogger

Content. Today we start with some ideas on generating content, and across the week, we will be chatting to bloggers who consistently come up with great ideas. So content – where can we look for inspiration? Your own content. Check your comment section.

Are Blog Comments Dead? | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Are Blog Comments Dead? Written on July 30, 2010 by Justin Levy in blog , community , facebook , interactions , social media , twitter 23 Comments - Leave a comment!

Your Ultimate Guide to Creating Amazing Content that Draws Readers Into Your Blog

ProBlogger

Maybe you post regularly, but your posts aren’t getting many comments or shares. What you need is pillar content. Also known as “cornerstone content” and “evergreen content”.) These posts get links, shares, and comments. Leave a comment below.

101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017

Razor Social

Optimize your website content for sharing on social media. When people share your content from your website to social platforms, you need to make sure that it’s shared in the best possible way. Automate sharing of evergreen content. Implement content upgrades.

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Search Engine Optimization Tip: Expand On Your Best Website Content

Bill Hartzer

This SEO tip has to do with looking back at your web site statistics and looking at your website’s history to see which content is best. Acquire more content (the warmest air you can find) and add it to expand your web site’s overall number of pages.

8 Marketing Trends to Implement in Your 2012 Marketing Plan

yMarketingMatters

Inject your own special personality into your brand, and each piece of content. So many businesses don’t really take the time to get to “know” and speak to their target audience in their marketing content. Trend #3 – Provide Valuable Content!

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Native Instagram Analytics Are Here…Sort Of

Ignite Social Media

” Engagement: “Number of likes and comments on your post” It’s no surprise to see Impressions and Reach offered considering the metrics provided by Facebook Insights. This is much higher than what Facebook content is currently seeing at ~1%. comments.

6 cool curation sites you may not have heard of

SocialFish

And as a long-time subscriber, I can comment on news items and ask for more info. Content Strategy Featured Social Learning Social, In Theory So my new thing is curated news sites. Or curated stories, as they are not all “news” per se.

Spring Cleaning For Your Blog – How A Little Work Can Drive Search Engine And Social Media Traffic

SocMed Sean

I find posts with no Alt tags on the images, meta tags that just weren’t well thought-out, and content and data that, while correct at the time, is now a bit outdated. Do you have too many widgets? Are those widgets slowing down your blog? Leave a comment and let me know.

Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources

Aggregage

Great picture and post on the Information Overload Paradox : The post talks about the issue of overload: I can certainly consume more content than I could two decades ago, but no matter how much content is available, I can’t consume much more. Can it scrub to clean up content?

9 Tools to Address Various Aspects of Visual Marketing

SocialFish

These days readers expect to see visual content when they land on a blog post. Content marketing will not work unless you engage in visual marketing. Visuals are a very important part of any content. Where is the best place to advertise your visual content?

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7 Creative Ways to Increase Instagram Followers

Socially Sorted

When people see your content coming over from Instagram to Facebook, they will be encouraged to check you out on that platform as well if they like what they are seeing… and of course they will! 3 Add an Instagram Widget to your Website. Leave your comment below! .

More Content Shared on Facebook but Twitter Click-through Rate Much Higher

Adam Sherk

What gets more traction for publishers: content shared on Facebook or Twitter? According to the Social Media Sharing Trends 2010 report from SocialTwist, Facebook dominates content sharing among social media sites but links shared on Twitter have a much higher click-through rate.

Online Content Distribution: Guide To The Best Content Syndication Services

www.masternewmedia.org

In fact, such content redistribution partners can be major publishing giants like USA Today , The New York Times , The Washington Post , and others. In this guide I have brought together and reviewed the most interesting online content distribution services presently available.

6 Social Tools to Use Immediately After You Hit “Publish”

SocialFish

You have invested in that content. Reply to all the comments both on your own blog and around social media sites! To follow up on this, here are essential tools that will help you get more exposure to your content. Viral Content Buzz. Your awesome team was involved.

18 WordPress Social Media Plugins to Live By

Sprout Social

For easy-to-use Twitter plugins, this one can be very helpful for marketers trying to get clickable content shared. Through Click to Tweet, you can create simple Tweet boxes from the content within a post. Some of the features include: Facebook comments. Pinterest Widgets.

Top 10 WordPress Theme Frameworks in 2016

Kikolani

Packed with page elements: Comes integrated with the basic WordPress page elements such as custom widgets, background, templates, headers and page layouts. Custom Widgets: The framework has few custom widgets for you to use including a blog tabs widget, a Flickr widget, and a social widget.

10 Tools for More Productive Online Marketing

SocialFish

The average marketer has to balance social, content, email, and other inbound marketing tactics. You create customized widgets on your dashboard that can run literally anything: sales, CRM, support, social media, marketing, analytics, and a dozen others. Viral Content Buzz.

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring, analytics and stats for Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram, with benchmarking to measure your performance against peers, insights to optimize content, and reporting capabilities. Retweet, reply, comment, and like relevant content, right from your tagboard.

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Three Ways to Get the Most From Your Brand’s Blog

SocialFish

Understand Content vs. Keywords. This is why I’m a firm believer in taking a content-heavy approach, writing interesting, insightful, useful and thought-provoking posts for the people you’re trying to reach. Check out this post and see how many genuine comments and interactions it got.

8 strategies for Pinterest for business

Janet Fouts

You can bet they are watching these closely to see what’s shared most and what isn’t, what gets collected on other boards and what the content on those boards tells them about their market. Pinterest has become a running joke to many.

BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business

SocMed Sean

I (nor anyone else) can predict what content will “Go Viral” 5) There is no single recipe for success in social media. Then, listen to their social media activity and determine what content would meet their needs… not yours. A content plan. Leave a comment!

7 Conversion Rate Optimization Tips for Publishers

Adam Sherk

To increase lifetime ad revenue you essentially need to optimize for three specific goals: Increasing CTR on your content pages (so that visitors click on ads more often). Increasing content distribution (so that visitor shares your content on social channels).

10 Tips to Build Better Converting Twitter Traffic

Sprout Social

Just create a new widget for Twitter search and your searchable archive will be building up over time. I use BuzzSumo’s “Trending Content” feature to spot some interesting trends to cover in a blog post and then Tweet it.

The State of Link Building 2016: What I Learned Manually Analysing 1,000 Search Results

Viper Chill

Sites in this category derive their rankings primarily from using press release services which allow you to embed links or embedding them in article directories which allow you to post your own content. Billion Dollar Houzz Prove Widget Links Still Work.

How to Design a Blog to Explode Your Social Reactions: 11 Tested Tools

Writtent Blog

Providing your website visitors with easy opportunities to share on social media, when coupled with quality content and sound SEO practices, will transform your site into a marketing powerhouse. Share your thoughts in the comments! Blogging Content Creation

How Social Media Can Be Magic For Your Blog

Peg Fitzpatrick

Share your own content. If someone looking for great content came across your blog, would they share your posts? Of all content, you should curate yourself and share your own posts. Make it as easy as possible for people to share your content.