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Thinking About Disabling Blog Comments

Ari Herzog

I remember when commenting was a feature at the bottom of every newspaper and media website article. Initially, anyone could add a comment without a profile. Readers grew frustrated with the lag between the time they posted their comments and the time the comments were approved.

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Twitter Allows Retweets with Comments

The Social Media Incubator

It is now easier for users to retweet others and add their comments along with the retweet. Now, after hitting the retweet button, you are prompted to enter in your comments. After entering comments and retweeting, your tweet shows up with the retweeted message in an embedded box below your comment. Monday, April 6, Twitter revamped its retweet feature. Before, it had been a strenuous process to add commentary, stay within characters, etc.

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Here’s Why Brands Are Taking Over Your Instagram Comments

Later

Have you spotted Instagram comments from huge brands or celebrities popping up in your feed as you scroll through the latest posts? . It used to be that brands wanted to receive Instagram comments from followers to grow their account. using witty comments to optimize their exposure on Instagram and gain more followers! . Here’s how you can use Instagram comments to fuel your growth: Why Instagram Comments Are More Important Than Ever If You Want More Followers.

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The Importance of Comments

Small Business Mavericks

How many of the blogs that you read do you comment on? How different do you think the blogs you read would be if there were no comments? Or if people did comment? Without knowing what people are thinking, marketers can only guess. If you can have a business blog that people read and comment on, you have a real-time focus group. If you answer the comments quickly, a conversation happens. Blogging for Small Business blogging comments marketing

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New! Schedule a First Comment on Instagram with Later

Later

The ability to schedule your first comment on Instagram has been one of our most requested features from the Later community, so we’re thrilled to officially launch it today! But the first comment on Instagram isn’t limited to adding hashtags — you can add whatever text you like. .

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4 Tips for Handling Negative Comments in Social Media

Ignite Social Media

Here are four tips to always keep in mind when addressing negative comments from your customers. So, as a Community Manager , comments can feel like a personal attack. Always remember you’re representing the brand and not to let comments affect your personal feelings or cause you to react from a personal level. If a comment upsets you, step away from it for a few minutes, go vent to a trusted coworker, and then go back and respond.

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Facebook’s New Comment System: All You Wanted to Know

The Marketing Blog

The latest comes in the form of Facebook’s newly launched comments plug-in, a powerful system that is bound to re-define how users comment on Blogs and other social media sites. Let’s look at this all new plug-in and what makes it vastly different from already available commenting systems like Disqus, Intense Debate etc. The comments box can be installed on any third party website where an interaction like comments is functional.

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How to hide Instagram Hashtags in Comments?

OnlineRockersHub Marketing Blog

And when users interest change, the marketing agencies should follow to keep up with the trend. And to leverage Instagram for new leads, marketers share new posts every day with all relevant Instagram hashtags in their posts. Let’s Hide Instagram Hashtags in Comments: This idea of placing Hashtags in the comments has been there for quite some time. Hide Instagram Hashtags in your first comment with Tailwind: Tailwind is a partner of Pinterest and Instagram.

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Why Comments Are More Valuable Than Ever on TikTok

Later

If you’ve been scrolling TikTok this week, you might have noticed comments taking center stage. Thanks to TikTok’s unique video reply feature, brands and influencers are using their best comments to inspire new content for their feeds. The magic of effective marketing!

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Why Comments Are More Valuable Than Ever on TikTok

Later

If you’ve been scrolling TikTok this week, you might have noticed comments taking center stage. Thanks to TikTok’s unique video reply feature, brands and influencers are using their best comments to inspire new content for their feeds. The magic of effective marketing!

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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! As engagement and sharing on Twitter, Facebook and other social tools continues to increase, many bloggers are noticing a sharp decrease in comments on their blogs. Thomas I like comments.

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Why Should You Comment On A Blog Post?

Direct Marketing Observations

I was reading an article today titled, Behind the Wheels: An all-too-real Cinderella story it had 12 comments. Which got me to wondering: How come useless throw away blog posts and articles have tons and tons of comments and the good stuff gets next to nothing? Do you share it, save it, or comment? Why should you comment? As a reader, should we all be obligated to comment on a blog post? blogging blog comments blogs

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How to Stay on Top of Facebook Ad Comments (Without Losing Your Mind)

agora pulse

Want to respond to Facebook dark post comments? If you’re a seasoned Facebook admin and have an active Facebook page, you’re probably pretty good at responding to comments on your organic posts. But how quick are you to respond to comments on your unpublished posts (i.e.,

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YouTube Comments

Social Media Marketing

How many sensible and well-reasoned comment threads have you seen on YouTube? I wonder how many individuals, brands or companies are spending efforts on keeping up with YouTube comments, and if they do, how worthwhile those conversations are? Go ahead and think about it. I'll wait. Have your answer? Me too. The number you're looking for is ZERO. All too often the threads devolve into inane commentary, not to mention hateful or offensive language.

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Valuable Commenters vs. Comment Spammers

Kikolani

Comment spam. Even the typical blog reader who just stumbled upon an article for something they searched in Google has probably seen their fair share of comments from people by the name of Loan Modification that think that article is a “great post&# and would also like to drop in the fact that they offer incredible deals. Here are some different viewpoints of valuable comments and comment spam from blog owners to link builders. Do I ask for comment spam?

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Non-Facebook Users: Please Comment Here

Ari Herzog

Scroll below his post to add a comment — and be forced to comment through Facebook. Whether or not you choose to share that comment on your Facebook wall is up to you, but it’s either comment with Facebook or don’t comment at all. Across the blogosphere, Danny Brown wrote in September why he installed Lifefyre as a commenting system — and he wrote a month later why Disqus was installed to replace Livefyre. Media comments Facebook

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Why Blog Comments Are About Branding

Small Business Mavericks

Remember when blog comments were about building links and traffic? Then Google decided not to count blog comments for links. That pretty much shut down the blog-commenting-as-linkbuilding game. But blog comments still hold value. The value to be found in blog comments today is in branding. When you leave a blog comment on a blog post within your niche, you are essentially signing that comment with your stamp of authority.

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How to Get More YouTube Comments on Your Videos

agora pulse

And of all engagement, actual comments rank towards the top. It can provide valuable social proof, showing first-time visitors that all these other users were invested enough in your content to comment on it or subscribe to your channel. Comments in particular generate discussion, which means more engagement and more people wanting to engage with your content. Let us know in the comments!” Leave the First Comment. Social Media Marketing Video Marketing

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Experiment: What Happens When You Buy TikTok Comments

Hootsuite

Are you curious to find out how bad it would really be to buy TikTok comments? It’s not just vanity: the number of comments on your TikTok video is a positive metric to share with your boss or potential brand partners, and prove to your parents that this is a real job, thank you.

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How to Manage Instagram Comments (Delete, Pin, and More!)

Hootsuite

But through it all, comments have remained mostly the same—for over a decade, they’ve stood faithfully (and publicly) below every post. So we’ve had plenty of time to master the art of managing Instagram comments. What is an Instagram comment? We’d like to comment on that.

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How to Manage YouTube Comments: Viewing, Moderating, Replying and More

Hootsuite

But if you’re using this social media channel as part of your marketing strategy , then your brand needs to pay attention to YouTube comments too. YouTube comments allow the public to interact with your video content and for your brand to take part in a dialogue.

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Facebook Identity commenting | The Social Media Incubator™

The Social Media Incubator

scan or click the QR code to see the packages we offer Comment as an Admin OR Comment as Yourself on Facebook by admin on May 4, 2011 Are you the administrator of a particular page on Facebook (for a brand or company) and would like to be able to comment on the page as the admin (voice of the brand/company) OR comment on the page as your own personal identity? home about smi learning lab contact SMI is powered by seasoned professionals from C.E.L.

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TikTok comments: Everything you need to know to drive engagement

Sprout Social

TikTok is known for its viral videos and trendy dances, but there’s another layer of the app that makes it so enticing: the comments. The TikTok comment section isn’t just for reactions either—it’s a playground for internet lore, themed threads and belly laugh-evoking jokes.

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How to Manage Multiple Ad Account Comments In One Place

agora pulse

If you are running Facebook or Instagram Ads and people are commenting on them, then you know how hard it is to keep track of all those comments. It can be really embarrassing, not to mention potentially detrimental to your business if you are not responding to your comments in a timely manner. You don’t want to pay for ads if your comment section is full of people bad mouthing your products or business. Have more than one person responsible for responding to comments.

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40 Ideas for TikTok Comments (Don’t Buy Them)

Hootsuite

You may go to TikTok for the dance routines or trending pranks , but be honest: you stay for the comments. As one Medium article put it, “ The comments are now the best part of TikTok.”. the comment section — and participate in this wild and wonderful comment ecosystem.

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Why Good Comments On Irrelevant Blogs Are Still Spam

Small Business Mavericks

I recently deleted a comment that had it been submitted to the right blog would have been a great comment. So what made it a spam comment? The comment is a great comment for a hairstyling blog, maybe an African-American culture blog, or something related to one of those two niches. Mine is a small business marketing blog, a completely different topic. When you leave comments on blogs, try to find blogs that are within your niche and comment on them.

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Should You Hide Comments on Your Facebook Page?

agora pulse

We’ve all had it happen: a negative comment on Facebook Page post that glares at you from the screen. We do, after all, have the option to hide comments on Facebook. So should you actually hide comments on your Facebook Page? There are pros and cons to hiding comments on Facebook, and other strategies you can use instead. Before you hide (any more) comments on your Page, make sure you read this post. What Types of Comments Should I Consider Hiding?

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910 Blog Comments You Wrote Here

Ari Herzog

Old content is especially helpful when one sees lots of comments, tweets, and other social sharing metrics reflecting the value of whatever is written. 90 is the number of comments about blog lurking , illustrating why you choose not to comment. 75 is the number of comments about the value of writing negatively , which according to Jeannie Chan, speaks volumes about what you think. Ari Herzog provides social media marketing and editorial services.

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Feature Friday: Why Negative Blog Comments are Important and Wanted

Ari Herzog

However, social media is still somewhat of a new and unchartered territory to us traditional marketers. This is not a new concept in marketing, but it’s not a concept that’s always practiced. In their marketing classic Positioning: The Battle for Your Mind , Al Ries and Jack Trout highlighted the concept of “Cherchez le creneau&#. Having negative comments on your Facebook wall or blog means you’re doing something right! Features branding comments

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Why You Should Stop Writing Blog Comments

Ari Herzog

Valeria Maltoni challenges you to comment less and converse more. You don’t get that from commenting alone. This is seen whenever someone adds a new comment and enables you to have a nested back-and-forth conversation with as many people who choose to hit reply. When Brandon Yanofsky replied to Extreme John , he extended John’s comment into a discussion. It was tiring checking every comment over the past two years to ensure freedom from marketing-speak.

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What Happened When We Tested Four Facebook Ad Comment Tools

agora pulse

Do prospects and customers comment on your Facebook ads? Comments on your ads tell you several things about your business – like how they perceive your product, service, or business in general. You can reach out to them and ask for a testimonial, or use their comments as motivation to plow ahead. But if you don’t may attention to those comments, you’ve missed great business opportunities. Does Your Facebook Ads Comments Tool REALLY Work?

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How to Get More Instagram Comments Without Being Sleazy (or Desperate)

agora pulse

Everyone wants to get more Instagram comments. More comments means that people are interacting with your content, giving you a chance to start a conversation with them while simultaneously building valuable social proof. Some people, though, go about trying to get those comments the wrong way. Just as people buy fake followers, some people use cheats and cheap tactics to try to get more comments. Ask them to share their thoughts, memories, or opinions in the comments.

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Facebook’s New Comment System: All You Wanted to Know

The Marketing Blog

The latest comes in the form of Facebook’s newly launched comments plug-in, a powerful system that is bound to re-define how users comment on Blogs and other social media sites. Let’s look at this all new plug-in and what makes it vastly different from already available commenting systems like Disqus, Intense Debate etc. The comments box can be installed on any third party website where an interaction like comments is functional.

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How to Identify Spam in Blog Comments

Ari Herzog

The above screenshot is a comment posted to AriWriter two hours ago. Because this blog is powered by WordPress and I run a spam detection plugin called Akismet that automatically places comments meeting certain criteria into a holding pattern, the bestiality comment was not published. In the below screenshots, you can view his identifying information and extracts of his comments: Sometimes names and email addresses are different, but the website is the same.

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To Livefyre and Back Again: Vanilla WordPress Commenting System Returns

Ari Herzog

There are many reasons for the change back to the default, most notably that many long-time commentators had complained about various functions (or lack of functions and didn’t want to wait until future plugin versions included their wish lists). Marking comments as spam, for instance, required multiple clicks instead of one. I reserve the right to return to Livefyre (or any other commenting system) in the future. Blog News comments plugins Wordpress

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Can you Buy YouTube Comments to Build a Better Channel?

Devumi

There’s no question that you can buy YouTube comments, we offer this service at Devumi, but what are you really getting with those comments? Something that so many YouTube marketers forget about YouTube is that it isn’t just a video marketing platform, it’s […]. The post Can you Buy YouTube Comments to Build a Better Channel? YouTube social media marketing video marketing youtube for small business youtube marketing youtube strategy

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Comment Marketing 101

ProBlogger

Trying to understand the ways to get more traffic to your site, or even get some backlinks, you’ve probably stumbled across comment marketing. So what are the basic benefits of comment marketing, and what should you aim to get out of it on the long term? The benefits of comment marketing. Once you have a deep understanding of the benefits you can get from leaving comments on other blogs, you can learn the right approach to doing so.

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Anti-Social Media-The Anonymous Comment

Direct Marketing Observations

I find it amazing that adults view the ability to freely and anonymously comment on any story, as a green light for stupidity and hate. You’re weak because you hide behind a computer to make your anonymous comments. And yet we sit here and question criticize large media outlets for a) Not being transparent b) Not allowing comments and b) Censoring their comments because of 1st amendment rights. And they do the same-To allow anonymous comments or not?

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Moderating Comments and Managing Online Communities

Akamai Marketing

We've Moved! Please Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. Blogging Opinion social media #Blog4BizHi automation blog Fun with Social Media policy

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How to Monitor Comments on your Instagram Ads (and why it’s crucial to do so!)

agora pulse

Like ads on Facebook, your Instagram Ads receive comments. Engagement on Instagram means likes and comments, if a higher number of likes on your Instagram ads is not something you have to worry about, a higher number of Instagram ad comments can be a concern. Because you have no way whatsoever to natively see what these comments are and manage them. If you’re running Instagram ads, you’re probably getting comments on them that you can’t see!

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Your guide to social media comments: How to post and respond

Sprout Social

This means that when your followers and customers actually leave social media comments on your posts, you need to be responding – even if they’re not necessarily the nicest comments. Why responding to social media comments is important. Positive comments or feedback.

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Using LinkedIn’s Photo Comments Feature to Get Noticed!

Devumi

Engaging your audience using your LinkedIn posts’ comments section is a good way to capture their interest. The site has now launched its new Images in Comments feature that will take your comment responses to a whole new level. A new way to comment Released in June, the new feature lets LinkedIn users add images […]. The post Using LinkedIn’s Photo Comments Feature to Get Noticed!

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10 Dreadful Mistakes that Kill Your Comments

Kikolani

PageRank 5, Alexa rank about 15K and constantly dropping (in case you are not familiar with how Alexa rank works, the lower the number, the better), a wealth of comments on every post. Yes, her readers come back over and over because of the exceptional content Kristi provides, but also because she rewards those who take their time to read her posts and leave their thoughts in comments with Dofollow , CommentLuv , and KeywordLuv enabled links back to their blogs. Marketing Takeaway.

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