Don’t Sell Your Brand’s Soul to the Facebook News Feed Algorithm and Vanity Metrics

Pam Moore

Mark Zuckerberg recently announced that the news feed algorithm will be changing in a way that impacts brands and publishers. He made it crystal clear that we all will see less brand content in our news feed. 10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content That Owns the News Feed Like a Boss.

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My Interview with Restaurant Business Magazine

Justin Levy

During BlogWorld Expo 2010 , my friends at PepsiCo set up some time for me to sit down with Sam Smith, editor of Restaurant Business magazine and about my restaurant, Caminito Argentinean Steakhouse.

5 Ways to Grow Your Instagram Following and Build Community

Convince & Convert

What’s the secret to building a thriving community on Instagram? And today, I’m going to show you some of my favorite strategies for creating an engaged and growing community on Instagram using some advanced tricks of the trade.

How to Leverage a Community of Passionate Fans

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link]. Jake explains that the outdoor recreation department is huge for Gamin, and Jeff speculates that the people who are a part of the outdoor recreation community are extremely serious about their hobby, which makes them very special customers for Garmin.

The Long Tales - The Best In Business Innovation Content - Issue #5

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Beverage Company Califia Farms Publishes Branded Magazine 'Pour Over' - MediaPost. It's a magazine with a focus on coffee culture and plant-based lifestyle. I was insane, crazy in love with Google Reader and tried (desperately tried) to fall in love with Feedly. we need a new generation identity mechanism where credentials are issued by communities of people and businesses that know each other. feedly. magazine. news feed. online community.

The Changing State Of Blogs

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Some of them looked less like personal online journals, and more like quick moving and frequently updated digital versions of magazines and newspapers (think Huffington Post and Mashable ). They enabled people to comment and share, had links within the text, and were also available via RSS feeds. Remember RSS feeds ? It was the ability for readers/community members to "subscribe" to a blog feed. community. magazine. rss feed. Are blogs dead?

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How To Start A Blog In 2012

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My general recommendation is to use the free version until you start seeing uptake by the community. While we do live in a world of RSS feeds and links tossed around via Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, the best Blogs are designed well. Blogs, books, newspapers, magazines, tweets, etc. magazine. online community. rss feed. Starting a Blog is easy. Starting a Blog in 2012 is a little bit more complex.

Qantas Airways on Twitter and the Black Face criticism

Laurel Papworth

Do online communities overreact? Staff should be backed on social media and the Community is NOT always right! I am NOT an advocate of “the community is always right&# approach to social media management, you end up making a rod for your own back.

Do You Know When to Create and When to Curate?

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link]. via Boston Magazine. Social Pros Podcast blogging community management content creation content management content marketing digital marketing social media social media strategy Social Pros Paul Haskell, Omaha Steaks @phaskell.

Put Yourself on the Social Map: From Vagueness to Greatness

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link]. Is Nissan adding value to people’s feeds? That means money is being sent to TV, newspapers, magazines, outdoor, and even radio advertising before it’s getting spent on Internet advertising. Erich Marx, Nissan @emarxe.

A digital media framework for smart marketing communications

Sherrilynne Starkie

Magazine reading time down 77.5 Before 2005 this would have included customer magazines, flyers or newsletters. This means posting stories and managing conversations to keep the community engaged.

Content Curation Tools: A Curated List of Content Curation Tools

Razor Social

Triberr is a community of bloggers that provides an easy way to find and share great content. You can set up your streams based on relevant keywords and use filters to get the latest content from specific sources, including websites, twitter influencers, or RSS feeds.

3 Ways Social Media Changed This World for the Better


I have a friend who blocked herself from Facebook because her friends’ feeds made her feel jealous and often angry. Often you hear this concept applied to the creative community, which is understandable.

The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

A hybrid curation app and social network—grab any content from the web and save it to your own Flipboard magazine. Discover, review and curate content from blogs, news sites, Google Plus, Facebook, Amazon, Ebay, YouTube, Twitter, Flickr, Instagram, Wikipedia, or any RSS feed.

Instagram Stories: How to Use It Like a Pro and Build Your Audience


How to embed an Instagram feed post in Instagram Stories. Sometimes you might want to share a post from the main Instagram feed to your Instagram Stories. You can do this with a post from your own feed, or from someone else’s feed if they have resharing enabled.

17 Twitter Accounts That Will Make You a Better Writer


Learn a load of tips through his Twitter feed, blog posts & podcasts. His feed is a treasure of common writing problems. On his Twitter feed, Eddie curates content that will help you write copy—copy that readers will connect with and act on. Visit and scroll the Writer’s Digest Twitter feed. It’s easy to spend time on this feed. This Twitter feed is about “unmissable articles on writing.” Not me, until just now when scrolling their feed.

Awesome Association MarComm Jobs – Week of August 30


Write for, edit, and assist with the production of the association’s magazine and digital magazine news feed. Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board !

IGTV for Business: 10 Brands Killing it With IGTV Videos


A revival of the first newspaper run by women, The Lily News shares important topics related to their community on their IGTV business channell. Keep Your Followers Coming Back For More By Creating an IGTV Series like Elle Magazine.

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How to Use Instagram Stories Templates for Your Brand (+10 Free Templates!)


And while stories can definitely be more spontaneous and “raw” compared to your curated feed, you still want to make sure you’re supporting your strategy with stories and marketing your product. Does your brand hero a particular color across your Instagram feed or marketing?

11 Content Marketing Tools To Promote Your Blog


It reads like an online magazine and is updated by community members constantly. Users are able to create topics on anything they are interested in and scoop articles to that feed. Sulia is a website that prioritizes topics and then aggregates stories into your news feed.

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Ultimate Guide to Instagram For Fashion


A fashion-forward Instagram strategy can drive traffic, make sales, and attract a loyal community of followers. How to Create Engaging Instagram Content Feed for Fashion Brands. How to Create Engaging Instagram Feed Content for Fashion Brands.

The Top 100 Blogs to Curate for Social Media Power Users

Buffer Social

In the Buffer product, you can connect RSS feeds to your profile so that all the latest posts from your favorite blogs are pulled directly into your dashboard where you can pick and choose which to add to your queue. Here’s the list of the top 100 feeds used by Buffer customers.

An Awesome Interview with the Founder of GovLoop, Steve Ressler.

Social Media Strategery

Steve Ressler, Founder of GovLoop As announced this morning, GovLoop, the premier social network for the government community, has joined forces with GovDelivery, the world’s leading provider of government-to-citizen communications solutions. community, this is a monster merger – one that brings together not only two of the most successful Gov 2.0 The short answer was that the community was unsustainable. Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0

This Week in Social Media – 4/10/2013

Social Media Marketing

And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in my new This Week in Social Media Magazine. Ads are not included on the first rollout of Facebook Home, but it''s clear that there will be advertising in Facebook Home''s Cover Feed (Home page takeover ads anyone?

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

It takes a community to build a community. So much of building a community requires understanding people and engaging with them. Now you may wonder, “ How do we build a community? Senior Analyst at Forrester ( @TomGrantForr ) “You don’t build a community.

My Obsession: The Consumption of Information

Justin Levy

If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Magazines : I subscribe to a healthy number of magazines (affiliate links): Fast Company , Inc.

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7 Instagram Influencer Marketing Tips for the Holiday Season


IT’S OFFICIAL My 2017 Holiday Magazine is LIVE! I created my annual holiday magazine because geeking out behind the computer was what drew me into blogging to begin with. I hope you enjoy this years magazine as much as I have enjoyed creating it.

10 Brands Killing It On Instagram in 2016

Talkwalker SM

We all need accounts in our Instagram feed that make us feel like we are traveling, even though we’re still sitting in the same office under the same neon light.

How Do You Socialize an Already Social Brand?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There’s more to be done, such as listening to your community and actually speaking amongst them (and not just at them). Are you representing a magazine and hear a tweet where a customer complained that her magazine didn’t arrive last month?

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NBC Targets Local Markets on the New Digg

Adam Sherk

Lauren: As of now, the content from the sites is automatically submitted using a feed from our front page. Since the new Digg prioritizes a more personal connection to what you’re digging, we think that users will enjoy seeing local news in their “My News&# feed.

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Find Great Apps for Your Nokia Lumia Phone with AppSocial


You will then see their latest list additions in your app feed. In case you’re not familiar, Zinio is the best app for reading magazines on your mobile. One of the things I find is missing about mobile app stores is the ability to find suggestions from people you know and trust.

Never Run Out of Content to Share: 70+ Places to Curate Great Content

Buffer Social

With our community’s help, we put together an ultimate list of content curation sources across multiple industries. Just a quick aside: my favorite method of curating content quickly is to use an RSS reader like Feedly. First, I set up my feed by finding popular sites with Feedly’s search engine. If I know the sites I want to add to my Feedly, I would enter their URLs and follow their RSS feed.

Association Social Media: ASCD


We have units in ASCD dedicated to almost every area that impacts education: conferences and institutes, book publishing, magazines and newsletters, online courses and webinars, professional development consulting, public policy, and more.

Diva Marketing Talks Online Publications With Deanna Sutton, Angela Benton & Heidi Richards Mooney

Diva Marketing Blog

What makes a great magazine? Deanna Sutton publisher – Clutch Magazine , Angela Benton publisher – BlackWeb 2.0 and Heidi Richards Mooney , publisher- WE Magazine for Women join me to discuss how online publications are dealing with this new genre.

How to Host a Successful Instagram Takeover in 7 Easy Steps


Will it include posts to the feed, Stories, or both? This is an option for your brand too, if you want to show off a range of products or facets of your community. From the October issue of @natgeo magazine – the story of isolated people in the Amazon.

Association Social Media: National Society of Accountants


I would say as far as content and scheduling, I feed Google+ and LinkedIn with articles and posts designed to encourage a discussion of the accounting/tax profession and industry issues. 5) Is community management (group moderation) part of your responsibilities?

Association Social Media: National Business Officers Association (NBOA)


Our website also has a private social community, hosted by Higher Logic, called NBOA Connect. Most of the likes have been generated from Facebook ads targeted to members and others in the independent school community (see question #6 for more about our Facebook ads).

This Week in Social Media – 4/3/2013

Social Media Marketing

And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in my new This Week in Social Media Magazine. Flipboard has launched user-created magazines and is partnering with Etsy. A roundup of relevant links affecting our industry.

A Look at Muck Rack's Twitter Press Release Service, 51 Releases Later

Adam Sherk

Releases are posted on their press release page (and in its RSS feed) and tweeted via @muckrack , which currently has 5k+ followers. Based on their press release page and RSS feed, since the service launched in late July they’ve distributed 51 press releases, a small number being their own.

This Week in Social Media – 7/17/2013

Social Media Marketing

And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in the This Week in Social Media Magazine. Be vigilant, community managers.