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


published it. In fact, publishing your article is just the first step. I have shared some of the most essential steps to take right after you publish an article which include: Email those who helped you write it (If you were using any expert quotes).

Your 16-Point Content Publishing Checklist

Convince & Convert

The same goes for publishing content. With so many moving parts that take place even before you press “Publish,” a checklist can seriously come in handy. We’ve all had those cringe-worthy moments when we see a typo or two in a blog we just published.

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SEO Metrics for Publishers: How are You Tracking and Measuring Success?

Adam Sherk

When it comes to SEO publishers need to understand and effectively communicate progress and success. In this post I’d like to highlight some of the key metrics for publishers to focus on. Let me know in the comments.

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

agora pulse

They’re actually the easiest native way to get leads as you can’t have any clickable URLs on organic Instagram posts. Like ads on Facebook, your Instagram Ads receive comments. Because you have no way whatsoever to natively see what these comments are and manage them.

Blog Comment Spammer Leaves Comment. Forgets to Spin the Content.

Bill Hartzer

When you have a fairly popular blog, you have to deal with comment spammers. Unfortunately, blog comment spamming still works apparently, or at least the blog spammers haven’t learned that it doesn’t work. Occasionally I get some really funny blog comments.

The Liberation Of Comments And The New Storytelling

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People leaving comments on a Blog has changed. The primary reason that people leave a comment on a Blog is to add their perspective. Many will point to comments as the key differentiator between what is a Blog and what would otherwise be known as an article. The question is this: is a Blog post any less valuable if the comments don't take place on the Blog post but happen anywhere and everywhere in the online sphere? blog comment. publishing.

How to Get Your Headshot to Appear in Google Results—Wherever Your Content is Published


Many people who blog want their image to appear next to their listing in Google’s search engine results (SERP) when either they publish a post, their guest contributors publish a post, or when they guest post on other sites. Let us know in the comments.

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Ultimate Guide to Measuring Social Media ROI

Sprout Social

You can set these links up through Google’s URL builder , so the information will be included in your Google Analytics reporting. For this part, you’re going to enter the actual destination URL that you want to trigger a conversion. Analytics Publishing

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The 11 Best Free Email Marketing Tools

Sprout Social

Just like having the perfect social media publishing tools , you need to know where to find the best free email marketing tools. Raven URL Builder for Google Analytics. And don’t forget to use that Raven URL Builder on any links you include in those pre-populated social posts.

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40 Cool Things to Do With Your Posts *After* You Hit Publish


” Your role as a blogger doesn’t end as soon as you hit Publish. attract commenters to keep the discussion going. To get anything out of your blog post, you’ve got to put in extra effort, even after you’ve hit Publish. Why not contact a publisher about creating a gift book? Look for print magazines that accept “reprints”—these are articles that have been previously published, and can include blog posts.

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How Bit.Ly Pro Powers My Short URL

Ari Herzog

Amid yesterday’s comments about my announcement of a domain I bought to shorten web addresses , Leo noticed [link] redirected to [link] and wondered why I didn’t use a WordPress plugin instead. It allowed me to publish any blog post on this site and automatically create a short URL with this blog’s domain, e.g. [link]. Pro Powers My Short URL at AriWriter. as a Short URL. Tags: Blog News tools urls

How to Control Rich Snippets on Social Media

Convince & Convert

Once these are both in place, they’ll be published right along with your blog post, appearing in the source code for the page. The URL marked with a #2 is the permalink, a key piece of the essential SEO trifecta of permalink, page title, and page description.

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.

Google News Optimization Tips

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Google News Optimization Tips by Adam Sherk on September 3, 2009 This week Google put out a video to give publishers more information on how Google News works and how best to optimize for it.

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10 Things That Expose Good Sites to Google Panda

Adam Sherk

We work with a lot of major publishers and nearly all of them have had at least a few titles get hit by Panda in recent years. So I thought I’d share some of the most common causes of Panda problems for reputable publishers.

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Four Tools to Help Build Your Social Community

Waxing UnLyrical

Hiccup : since I’m also testing Livefyre’s new SocialSync feature, I ran into problems with any comments on my posts that showed up on my Facebook page not being pulled into the comment stream on WUL (that’s what SocialSync does, it pulls in comments from Facebook and Twitter).

Publishers: Solve Tracking Code, Duplicate Content Issues with the.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Publishers: Solve Tracking Code, Duplicate Content Issues with the Canonical URL Tag by Adam Sherk on April 30, 2009 Really you shouldn’t need it. Every piece of content on your site should exist on one permanent, unique URL, and any duplicate pages should be consolidated through 301 redirects.


Will Publishers Add Cross-Domain Rel=Canonical to Syndication Deals?

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Will Publishers Add Cross-Domain Rel=Canonical to Syndication Deals? by Adam Sherk on December 16, 2009 Yesterday Google announced that it is now supporting the rel=&# canonical&# link element (sometimes referred to as the canonical URL tag) across different domains. If you’re not familiar with rel=&# canonical&# see Publishers: Solve Tracking Code, Duplicate Content Issues with the Canonical URL Tag ).


The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Retweet, reply, comment, and like relevant content, right from your tagboard. Get real-time visibility into your number of likes, comments, shares, retweets, replies, potential impressions, reach, followers, and more on Twitter and Facebook.

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12 Ways to Use Instagram for Small Business

Sprout Social

Instagram lets you connect your other profiles so that your new posts can get published to those accounts automatically. By default you can only have one clickable URL in your profile. But what you can do to get around that is include URLs in your bio. Dive Into Your Comments.

Does Google News Sitemaps New Format Help Publishers?

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Does Google News Sitemaps New Format Help Publishers? That may be getting carried away but the new format does have some advantages for publishers, although they are not being fully utilized by Google News yet.

New York Times Plans to Implement Permanent Redirects on IHT.com urls

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk New York Times Plans to Implement Permanent Redirects on IHT.com URLs by Adam Sherk on May 15, 2009 For anyone who’s been following the story of the shutting down of IHT.com and the migration of International Herald Tribune content to the New York Times Global Edition , there has certainly been criticism over the lack of permanent redirects from the old IHT.com URLs to the corresponding new URLs on NYTimes.com.

The Best Free (or Cheap) Tools for Blogger and Influencer Outreach

Adam Sherk

For publishers it typically involves identifying users that are sharing, discussing and linking to content from your brands and their competitors, and about specific topics. Plug any URL into Topsy and see who tweeted it and which users were most influential (and which have a blog).

The New Model: How Google+ “Gets” Content

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This post will talk about the old model (links), the new model (Authored PageRank), authorship markup, rich snippets and their benefits, a possible Google+ commenting system, vanity URLs, and how Google+ all effects content marketing. Google+ Commenting System.

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Here’s How to Use The New Facebook Post Options

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Rather than uploading images from your files, you actually connect it to a website URL to pull the images. It is important to note that you do not only have to enter the primary URL of a page. You can also add the direct URL to the set of images you want to feature.

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Facebook Website Custom Audiences: A Definitive Guide for Remarketing

Jon Loomer

Simply enter the URL(s) you want to include. Anyone who visited those URLs will be added to your audience. Note that there are options for “URL contains” and “URL equals.” Let me know in the comments below!

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8 Tools to Curate Content for Social Media


Paper.li: This content curation tool will help you find, customize, and publish content on the web or social media in a zap. Finally, all you have to do is schedule the posts and publish it on any platform you like. you can “trap” a topic with the help of keywords or URLs.

33 Personal Blogs of Startup Marketers We Love

Buffer Social

Personally, I have benefited a lot from reading these blogs, especially blogs published by startup marketers. She/he writes fairly regularly (at least a few times a year) and has published content on their blog during 2016. URL: https://hitenism.com/. URL: [link].

10 Tips to Build Better Converting Twitter Traffic

Sprout Social

However you can export the stats to an Excel file and from there, play with the data: Sort the spreadsheet to see Tweets with most clicked URLs on top. Twitter cards ensure that your URL gets special treatment when it’s Tweeted. Please share your thoughts and tips in the comments!

13 Advanced Link Building Strategies You (Probably) Haven’t Used

Viper Chill

While they used to reveal their most popular blog posts in their sidebar (sorted by most comments) it seems that is no longer the case. What if you could analyse any blog and see which of their articles have the most comments, in order.

9 Tools to Address Various Aspects of Visual Marketing


It allows you to select images from your phone gallery, add and edit text in different fonts, apply filters, then publish on your Instagram account. It showed how to make a super simple craft, and it was still receiving favorites and comments more than a year later.

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8 Must-Have Apps for Your Mobile/Social Business

Janet Fouts

If you have some must-have apps for your business, why not share ‘em in the comments? Publish a magazine style page on any topic you like, then populate it with content you curate from your desktop or your mobile device.

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Target Those Who Share Links to Facebook From Your Website

Jon Loomer

Facebook appears to be on the verge of adding a new valuable targeting method for publishers: Target users who have shared articles from your website. Base on any URL or specific URLs. The vast majority of publishers should use all URLs.

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Know What’s Working on Social Media: 26 Free Social Media Analytics Tools

Buffer Social

The free plan on Quintly lets you access analytics for up to three Facebook Pages, offering stats on the main engagement metrics (likes, comments, shares) plus stats on follower growth. For Instagram, it tells you basic metrics such as followers, posts, comments, and likes.

How to Promote Your Blog in 8 Seriously Easy Steps

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These days I’m more strategic and I’ve developed a system for promoting my posts not just when I publish them but for weeks and months into the future. I have a specific process I follow for each network on the day my post is published. Let us know in the comments!

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests Mobile-Ad Network, Twitter Launches Card Analytics

The Realtime Report

Facebook tests mobile-ad network – Facebook is now testing out a new mobile ad network that will connect advertisers with publishers of other mobile apps, extending Facebook’s reach (The Wall Street Journal). Let us know in the comments below.

17 Plugins to Improve Your WordPress Blog

Ari Herzog

When you add a comment and John replies to you, a plugin emails you that comment. CommentLuv is the reason why if you write a comment and include your blog in the website field, your most-recent blog post will appear under your text after you hit the “submit” button.

New Facebook Pixel: Audiences, Custom Conversions and Standard Events

Jon Loomer

A few posts have been published on this site about the Facebook pixel recently: Facebook Website Custom Audiences: A Definitive Guide for Remarketing. Here’s an example: There is even commented out code at the front indicating that it is “Facebook conversion code.”

5 Surprising Reasons To Reconsider Google+ (That You Can Act On Today)

Buffer Social

Rumor has it that new URLs are crawled almost instantly. Grab your custom URL with your full name or business name. Share your own blog posts, using the blog post title, immediately after they’re published.

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

SocMed Sean

If they are similar to a thought you have published previously…I’m glad we think alike, but these aren’t quotes stolen from anywhere else. Facebook 19) The vast majority of post/comments made by visitors to a Facebook page go unanswered. Leave a comment!