Responding (Or Not) to Blog Comments
JUNE 19, 2012
During our stay there, we ended up having a conversation about blog comments and replying to them. He figures he’s had his say by doing that and the comments are for everyone else to have their say. The blogger replies to every comment left on his or her blog post (Chris and me).
Twitter and Facebook Both Quietly Kill RSS, Completely
Stay N' Alive
MAY 8, 2011
At that time, they removed the prominent RSS icons and made it only possible to access an RSS feed for an individual by logging completely out of Twitter, and visiting that individual's profile page. The hyperlink to the RSS on the profile page; and.
The Value Of Blog Comments
JANUARY 12, 2012
In the beginning God created the Blogs and the RSS. Last week, Mathew Ingram over at GigaOm published a Blog post titled, Yes, blog comments are still worth the effort. It seems like there's a movement for more and more Blogs to not bother having the comments enabled. Blog comments are becoming increasingly valuable. They can comment on the link that they shared on Facebook. They can link to the Blog post on LinkedIn and also comment on it there.
Facebook RSS feeds and iGoogle
APRIL 20, 2011
Want to monitor a Brand Page like CocaCola or Facebook’s Marketing Page on iGoogle or another RSS reader? FACEBOOK PAGE WALL TO IGOOGLE RSS READER. I went to Facebook.com/Marketing and wanted to pull the RSS feed into my social media monitoring dashboard.
What's The Point In Commenting On Blogs?
JULY 9, 2013
What is the true value of a comment on a blog? Eventually, additional features like the ability for a reader to comment on a post and the introduction of RSS (a syndication feature that would notify readers by email or web-based readers when the blogger updated or published to the blog) helped to propel the platform to the mainstream. To this date, there is a constant slew of criticism and discourse on the importance of comments. Let''s get over the comments.
Facebook Listens. RSS Added Back to Pages. Will Twitter be next?
Stay N' Alive
MAY 21, 2011
In perhaps one of my most controversial articles (unintentionally), I wrote a week or two ago about how both Twitter and Facebook both quietly removed RSS from user accounts and Pages. Technology social Facebook open standards rss
Turning off the ViperChill RSS Feed: What You HAVE to Tell Your Blog Readers
MARCH 21, 2013
Though niches that have more web savvy audiences like marketing or technology are more likely to be affected, this is going to impact anyone who has built up their RSS readership. Step One: Find Another RSS Reader You’re Happy With. I recommend Feedly as your new RSS home.
10 Dreadful Mistakes that Kill Your Comments
OCTOBER 26, 2011
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. And blog commenting is still one of the easiest ways to get backlinks.
Creating a Custom RSS Feed for Guest Posts
JUNE 27, 2011
Figuring out how to do this with particular systems might pose a specific challenge, especially if those networks only allow you to import one RSS feed. Creating a Custom RSS Feed. Ok, not from scratch, but using the base elements from another RSS feed. Your Use of RSS Feeds.
Blog Comment Spammer Leaves Comment. Forgets to Spin the Content.
JANUARY 7, 2014
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.
Feature Friday: How iGoogle is My RSS Feed HQ
MARCH 10, 2011
You can add RSS feeds, YouTube subscriptions, personalize it with custom themes, and even view your Gmail inbox, all in one place. As you can see, I use iGoogle for all of my RSS feeds. How to add RSS feeds to iGoogle. RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication.
CommentLuv 2.9 – Guide for Blog Owners & Commenters
JUNE 8, 2011
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.
Dear Blog Comment Spammer: I Think Your Comment Spam Tool is Broken
OCTOBER 5, 2013
Dear Blog Comment Spammer, who just left a comment on one of my recent blog posts: I think whatever software tool or script that you are using is broken. I don’t even think an automated bot of some sort would allow comments like these on a blog.
How I Organize Google Reader for Blog Commenting
MAY 1, 2011
And one thing I discovered very quickly about the photo community is if you want comments, you better start giving comments first. Once I started interacting, I saw my own comment numbers start moving in the right direction as well. Google Reader & Blog Commenting.
Four Ways to Fight Content Thieves
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
We took two approaches: I commented on every post that was mine with things such as, “You can’t scrape a blogger’s content and not attribute correctly” or “Boy, this blog post sure looks familiar.” You can comment with a simple, “Hmmmm… looks familiar.”
6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds. 26 Comments. RSS is easily one of the best things to happen to web publishing in the past 10 years. Information overload is a real problem for many web users, and one way to cope with it is to filter your RSS feeds so you only see what you want to see. Feed Rinse is a best of class RSS filtering application. Feed Sifter is an almost painfully simple RSS filter that filters in by keyword. not via an RSS reader).
Get and Keep Readers
SEPTEMBER 24, 2012
As a blogger, I did well during the RSS era with the Buzz Bin. In the process I lost 5000 RSS subscribers. Further, professionalism means engaging your commenters , on and off your blog with respect. In the old RSS days, there was no Twitter or Facebook.
Find Readers for Your Blog Through Commenting and Relationships
AUGUST 17, 2015
Today, we’re going to talk about how to find them in the first place by building community, strengthening relationships, and commenting on other blogs. Today I want to focus on two things: prolific usefulness through commenting , and networking/relational growth.
Content Distribution: Eight Ways to Gain New Readers
JANUARY 27, 2015
” When we looked at her blog, they didn’t have the social share buttons or comments enabled. Enable Comments. Danny Brown is testing Google+ comments on his blog (which I like and it’d be interesting to hear his results) and you can also test Facebook comments.
A Blog Commenting Strategy
MAY 13, 2011
The next source of blog traffic is blog commenting. Blog commenting is so easy, even leaving a sentence can supply you with an excellent 50 unique visitors. What are the steps for driving traffic through commenting on other blogs? RSS is a life-saver here.
100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog
OCTOBER 25, 2010
But two great sources are blog directories and RSS syndication sites. Not only do they provide valuable links, they can also supply direct traffic and help build your RSS subscriber list. So, having recently completed a submission campaign for a client, here is an updated list of blog directories and RSS syndication sites that remain active and free. 100+ Blog Directories and RSS Submission Sites. Blogbunch blog+rss. Blog-collector blog+rss.
Are Blog Subscribers the Only Success Metric?
OCTOBER 4, 2012
Migrating from freebie to Feedblitz (or other RSS publishing options). When a blogger hits the big time and earns a ton of subscribers or has a large community commenting, said blogger has to be there to reply, engage, comment, and return the favor.
How To Follow Any Twitter List In An RSS Reader
FEBRUARY 11, 2010
Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip Mana Ionescu @manamica Digital marketing strategist with a large international bank, SCUBA diver, supporter of sustainable practices, major gadget geek, Chicagoan How To Follow Any Twitter List In An RSS Reader 15 Editor’s Note: Here’s a quick little post with a great idea.
The End Of Blogging?
OCTOBER 14, 2015
I was there when it first started (remember Blogger ), embraced the power of RSS feeds (remember those?), For years, we've been seeing the "conversation" shift from the comments section on blogs to places like Facebook, Twitter , Snapchat , YouTube and beyond. rss feed. Yesterday, I posted the following on Facebook's new Notes platform (btw, feel free to follow me on Facebook. you will see where this is going).
13 Not-So-Scary Ways to Become a Master at Blog Commenting
AUGUST 20, 2013
Every content marketing strategy should involve a plan for blog commenting. It’s entirely too easy to get stuck in a comfort zone of creating content , while keeping up on other blogs in your niche via RSS feeds or email subscription. Leaving comments on other websites, of course.
The Changing State Of Blogs
DECEMBER 10, 2015
They enabled people to comment and share, had links within the text, and were also available via RSS feeds. Remember RSS feeds ? We would use independent RSS readers, web browser-based readers or email add-ons to have these pieces of content delivered to the reader, the moment that they were published by the writer. RSS readers are all but gone now (except for relics like me, who still use them in a less and less frequent way). rss feed. rss reader.
6 Readers Share Why They Read Blogs by Email
FEBRUARY 8, 2011
I don’t follow RSS feeds as it would be just one more thing I would have to stay on top of. I pay for a Feed My Inbox account that allows me to receive email updates from any website with an RSS feed – even if email isn’t offered as an option. Productivity email RSS
Goodbye Feedburner, Hello Feedblitz
MARCH 6, 2011
After nearly four years of powering this blog’s email and RSS delivery options, I’ve parted ways with Google and its free Feedburner service and embraced the paid service of Feedblitz. Social sharing can also be customized and embedded inside the emails and RSS feeds.
Yelp Consumer Alerts Filters False Reviews
OCTOBER 24, 2012
Some just ask their customers to comment online about their experiences. Aside from the obvious, someone posting a review or comment about something they have not experienced, is a review posted by someone who has been given access to a computer while inside the business considered a fake?
RSS Reading Habits
Buzz Marketing for Technology
SEPTEMBER 25, 2008
I use a RSS reader and read feeds because it is part of my writing process. Lately, my RSS reading habits have changed. I'm finding new links and posts either through twitter, comments on my blog post, or through people who have linked to me. Photo by Lynetter.
The Value of Comments to a Profit-making Blog
DECEMBER 4, 2012
We’ve talked about the issues of blog comments before on Problogger.net, but never from a point of view of profit-making. So let’s step through some of the ways blog comments can—directly and indirectly—add to your bottom line. Commenting is a very strong kind of engagement.
Do you lose value by turning off comments on a blog?
The Way of the Web
FEBRUARY 27, 2012
If you’ve ever spent a Sunday evening clearing out the contents of a website or blog anti-spam filter, you’ll identify with the decision of Dave Winer to turn off the comments on Scripting News. Is it ‘right’ to turn off the comments?
Did Facebook Screw Up?
Small Business Mavericks
FEBRUARY 22, 2011
Just read the comments on Facebook’s own page. Some people don’t want the most “relevant comments to appear on their pages. They’d rather that Facebook kept the chronological order for comments. You must be logged in to post a comment.
Is Feedburner about to be closed by Google?
The Way of the Web
AUGUST 3, 2012
It’s particularly worrying in some areas, where companies of the size and scale of Google have effectively closed out the market, particularly in terms of RSS syndication with Feedburner and RSS reading with Google Reader. Having used Feedburner for years, it appears little positive has happened since acquisition by Google, and largely the service for syndicating and placing advertising in RSS feeds has been left running, but little more.
Email or RSS: Which Do You Prefer
JANUARY 13, 2010
Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Email or RSS: Which Do You Prefer Written on January 13, 2010 by Justin Levy in email , hubspot , rss , social media 40 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. In doing educational seminars and speaking to a variety of different groups, I usually have to describe what RSS actually is.
The Blog Turns 20 This Year
JANUARY 31, 2014
With over 3600 posts and over 40,000 comments, it is much more than a publishing platform. Can you believe it? I had to re-read the headline a couple of times as well. Yesterday, The Guardian posted an article titled, The blog turns 20: a conversation with three internet pioneers.
One Step Forward And Fifty Steps Back For Bloggers (And Society)
AUGUST 24, 2011
It used to be an online journal that was powered by RSS , but the concept has evolved. Let's also not forget about the value that Blogging platforms provide in terms of the discourse in the comments (and while many complain of the quality of the comments, it's still a forum for discourse that does push a story further). What year is this?
How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data
AUGUST 23, 2011
But it makes sense: the more often your blog is “seen on other sites, the more people will bookmark it, subscribe to your RSS feed, and type in the URL directly. Every blogger wants more traffic. How to get it?
Efficient Blog Commenting: Save Your Time and Energy
JUNE 10, 2011
Commenting on other blogs is an integrated part of blogging, and it’s vital. You need people for successful blogging and blog commenting is one of the coolest ways to build loyal relationships. This post is based on Joe’s guest post here at ProBlogger, where he wisely gave a strategy for commenting on other blogs. Effective blog commenting. Commenting on other blogs can be overwhelming if you try to combine it with your regular blogging activities.
TOP 15 Augmented Reality Blogs
Social Media Citizens
FEBRUARY 26, 2010
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