Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

However, that figure rises if you work for a company generating at least $10 million in annual revenue, or you’re in management (in which case it’s $109,000). Roundup of the Top Internet and Social Media Statistics by Awareness Community. Social Media Use in Big Companies.

Tweet Spinner Review: A Powerful Application to Manage Your Tweets

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

For a big company account, it’s difficult to actually engage all day long (and all week long, especially if you’re a 9-5 shop). You might also want to see that they are future upstanding members of the community.

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12 Reasons Your Business Needs a Social Media Marketing Program.

Saying It Social

Own your brand’s social presence: If you don’t create official channels online, it’s only a matter of time before your customers/clients do it for you and create their own profiles and communities around your brand. Using social media enables your company to reach a huge number of potential customers. Be sure to build trust by adding value to the community consistently over time.

Blogging Etiquette in the Face of a PR Pitch: What Miss Blogging.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As someone who does public relations for companies, I’m sure you carefully pick your bloggers for the pitch. My company, is going through a complete revamp and relaunch so it’s important that we let these bloggers know what we’re up to.

Your Link Building Guide for 2018

Razor Social

Nofollow links also matter. Some links, for example, the ones from blog comments may have the rel=”nofollow” attribute. <a The nofollow attribute gives search engines instructions not to follow the link. Business 2 Community. Participating in niche community sites.

HOW TO: Guide to Performing Website Audits

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

BluePay is a credit card processing company that has fallen victim to content scraping. Noindex and Nofollow. Any irrelevant pages like terms of use, PDF files, privacy policy, and sitemaps should be nofollowed. Use your own discretion as to other pages you may want to nofollow.

Google javascript Changes Put Publishers in Violation of Sponsored.

Adam Sherk

I can’t imagine they would, especially when virtually no one outside of the developer and SEO communities is even aware that this change has taken place. Adam is part of the Define Search Strategies consulting team, which is owned by The New York Times Company.

Book Review: Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

This saves time, effort and money in the long run, but it’s a step too many companies skip over. Involvement: understand that everyone in your company has a stake in social media success and most of your employees are probably already members of at least one social network.

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What Your Webmaster Can’t Do For You


If you’re not starting a brand new company from the ground up, there is a good chance that you have lots and lots of usernames, passwords, and accounts attached to your online presence. Update all your NAPs manually, or make your SEO company do it. R5GJNQWPUEK8 .

My thoughts on Facebook’s commenting system

The Way of the Web

On a more analytic level, there are a variety of reasons for not using a commenting system which currently rests on the shoulder of one company. Blog comments have long been one way of creating community between bloggers, whether or not those comments are seo-friendly ‘do follow’ links or ‘no follow’ If someone posts a great comment on my site, I’d like them to get the small reward of a direct link to their site, if anyone wants to find out more.

Build Backlinks – 14 Easy Ways

Convince & Convert

You want these to be search terms for which you want to be found, not your name or company name. Build a company profile, as well as individual profiles for key employees and founders. Create a custom YouTube channel for your company.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter users are twice as likely to purchase from companies they follow than are Facebook users. Community manager Jen Lopez explains how SEOmoz increased its total Twitter followers by 250% to over 27,000 people. Hint: it helps to have a community manager.

Ross Mayfield's Weblog: Elevating the Enterprise 2.0 Conversation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

community is uniquely prepared to solve. Ross Mayfield is the Chairman, President & Co-founder of Socialtext , the first wiki company and leading provider of Enterprise 2.0 nofollow. Ross Mayfields Weblog. Markets, Technology & Musings.

Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need

Viper Chill

NoFollow Certain Pages I did say there may be some tactics that people frown upon in this post, and this is the first. The Nofollow attribute was first introduced by search engines to help stop spam on the web from ranking in search results. That’s why, by default, all links to commenters on your blog are automatically nofollowed. Similarly, I nofollow links to my about page, my category links and my RSS feed. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

Do you lose value by turning off comments on a blog?

The Way of the Web

That’s why I might question whether it’s a positive or negative thing for the site itself, but I respect the right of that person or business to do it, whether it’s Dave Winer, Seth Godin , or a large media company.

The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

LinkedIn Gathering all the email addresses of users you are connected to — even locating email addresses of LinkedIn Group managers — and utilizing this mailing list to promote your own company or service off-site. FriendFeed is a service but it’s also a community.

Why Google Pushed Me to Build a (Bigger) Link Network

Viper Chill

As with any papermaking company at the time, much of what the company produced was used for stationery, newsprint, and books – the primary means of communication before the age of television, radio, and telephone. Mostly nofollow and those that are dofollow are spammed to hell.

PIN’s: The Future of Private Link Building

Viper Chill

Their company is worth hundreds of billions and mine, well…isn’t. If you’ve only found ViperChill recently then it was likely because of my recent article, How 16 Companies Are Dominating the World’s Google Search Results.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Your strategies must employ content creation, community management, local/maps optimization, among others. 5 Lessons Fortune 500 Companies Can Teach You About Blogging : Some Fortune 500 blogs are really great. Hire a company or check out this guide for how to DIY.

How to Optimize Your Content for Authorship Success


&]rel=author query parameter and @rel DOES NOT contain nofollow. Find people that are influential to your particular field, as well as publications or companies that you admire, to follow. Jaclyn Freedman is the Community Manager for ClearVoice.

6 Things I Wish I Knew About Blogging 4 Years Ago

Viper Chill

When reading Seth Godin’s Linchpin he states, “If your business strategy relies on one big company to notice you then you’re going to fail&# and while that didn’t directly relate to me, it helped me see that I was looking outside of myself for my blog to succeed.

ViperChill Monthly Report 8

Viper Chill

Although I don’t have any goals for the size of the community here, I still think it is an interesting metric to monitor. target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 64 Comments Dev | Technshare says: June 1, 2010 at 11:10 am Wow. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

ViperChill Monthly Report 6

Viper Chill

Although I don’t have any goals for the size of the community here, I still think it is an interesting metric to monitor. I have never been part of a more awesome community online of people who really want to succeed and help others do the same. Home What the F ?

ViperChill Monthly Report 4 (My 1st National Press)

Viper Chill

I of course like seeing the traffic go up, but I’m more focused on building a community than seeing some nice spikes in my Google Analytics account. Reply Glen says: February 3, 2010 at 10:20 pm Hi Ian, I ran a company from 2007 – 2009 which I ran all of my income / taxes through.

What You Can Learn From The Most Tweeted Blog Posts Ever

Viper Chill

Microsoft Apologizes for Photoshop Trainwreck I don’t recommend ‘outing’ companies but if they’re going to make such silly mistakes then highlighting them can flood your website with traffic. target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 35 Comments Anne Lyken-Garner says: January 11, 2010 at 11:27 am This is great stuff. Well spotted, I hadn’t thought of it in that way (which is why I love this community). Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

How to Generate Blog Post Ideas

Viper Chill

While the service was a little too basic to pay for, I do still enjoy the company’s Postrank tool. target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 66 Comments book says: May 6, 2010 at 11:11 am Glen, I think, you got the idea for this post from your personal experience. Home What the F ?

Buying & Selling Websites for Profit: An In-Depth Guide

Viper Chill

Some of the most common you’ll find for sale are: Blogs Clickbank ready affiliate sites Popular Clickbank products & sales pages Niche content sites Dropship product sites Forums Paid Membership sites Niche communities The ones I have highlighted in bold are the ones that I usually go for.

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Building a $1000000 Website in 12 Months

Viper Chill

target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 101 Comments Design Informer says: November 26, 2009 at 12:11 pm Can’t wait to read more. Glen, if your company went public I’d buy all the shares! I appreciate your value to this community. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

Cloud Jacking: 7 Steps to Dominate Your Niche

Viper Chill

To find out where your audience is hiding, I recommend searching: Google : Try keyphrases such as “top blogs on [niche],&# “[niche] forum,&# “[niche] community&# Facebook : Search using the form on the top right of the site for keywords relating to your market.

28 Resources from My Internet Marketing Toolbox

Viper Chill

Analytics & Research In a survey across thousands of large companies who actively monitor their stats online, only 35% stated that they actually changed their website based on what they saw. This is a community site where the content with the most votes gets pushed to the homepage.

Social Media Strategy: 10 Experts Reveal Their Secrets

Viper Chill

It’s a great place to drive interactions with your company if your corporate website is rather boring and hard to content manage. Twitter is a great way to bring a personality and voice from your company out in the open. Use Twitter as your company office hours.

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How I Really Built a Blog with 6500 Subscribers

Viper Chill

Instead of dwelling on the sale, I want to praise the growth of such a big community and share the steps involved in duplicating my success. Over the last 4 years I have been immersed in the SEO community and tried hundreds of different tactics to get websites ranking. Home What the F

Conquering Big Industries: My Bulletproof SEO Strategy

Viper Chill

I use networking as a very broad term which chould include creating connections with bloggers, finding companies who can help you to get your offering out there and utilising other areas of social media to get eyeballs on your creation. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10

Viper Chill

I personally don’t care for their constant posts about Twitter, but the Twitter community does. Once you know this kind of thing, you can produce more of what works for you and your community. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

Living Self-Employed Online: The Manual They Forgot to Give You

Viper Chill

I had just left a job which for the previous two years saw me working with companies like Nissan, Hewlett Packard and Land Rover as their social media manager. You don’t have to pretend you’re behind a huge company. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

2897 Words on How to Create Viral Content (The Key Element Behind.

Viper Chill

Discussions start from questions, and this is a great way to get a conversation going in your community, especially if you make bold statements on a hot topic. I love that you mention to be personal- people buy from people, not companies. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

ViperChill Surpasses 10K Subscribers (Or, How I Gained 9000.

Viper Chill

I hid my age online for a few years because I thought it would hinder me from getting internet marketing clients, but I didn’t let my age stop me from thinking I could make thousands of dollars per month helping companies succeed online. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

How to Make Money With Blogs & Blogging

Viper Chill

In order to get mentions on other blogs then you need to be focusing on being involved in the communities for that industry online and providing the very best content that you can. Especially when it comes to the ‘community’ and other blogs for mentions and links?

21 Lessons I've Learned After 21 Years Alive

Viper Chill

You can get engaged, married, have kids or any other “goal&# we attach on to having a relationship, but you’re just going to end up lying next to each other and enjoying each others company. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

What You Don't Know About Blogging: A Masterclass on the Newsphere

Viper Chill

Mashable vs Techcrunch For a long time, TechCrunch was the go-to place for news about startup companies. Geekologie , a technology blog which is owned by the same company, does exactly the same. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

The Most Important Blog Post You'll Probably Never Read

Viper Chill

target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 148 Comments Benny the Irish polyglot says: March 22, 2010 at 11:17 am Great post as always! That’s why I love being involved in this community so much – there are just thousands of smart people out there. Home What the F ?

How I Make Thousands of Dollars Per Month Online

Viper Chill

I was running a community site at the time and besides premium memberships, they aren’t that easy to monetise. I’ve hired programmers to create scripts that I later sell to niche communities for a great return and I’ve also built and sold popular blogs. To find products I use companies like Clickbank , Commission Junction , Motive Interactive , and a few other niche companies that only have one or two specific products. Home What the F ?

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Six Figure Writing: My Journey from English Failure to Blogging.

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target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 69 Comments Benny the Irish polyglot says: April 15, 2010 at 11:23 am Excellent and inspirational post once again Glen!! Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"