Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

In just a few short years, Twitter has transformed from an odd little sort of public IM service where people posted what they just ate for lunch or what their cat was doing at the moment into one of the big four social networks and a significant channel for news, PR & marketing, politics and more. 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.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

the sources below provide a vast wealth of data, statistics and research results, as well as a bit of interesting social media trivia. How are consumers and b2b decision makers using social media in their buying processes? How do the audiences differ across various social networks?

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12 Reasons Your Business Needs a Social Media Marketing Program.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials 12 Reasons Your Business Needs a Social Media Marketing Program YESTERDAY 1. 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. Are you using social media to grow your business?

My thoughts on Facebook’s commenting system

The Way of the Web

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. And judging by the SEOMOz toolbar’s ‘NoFollow’ indicator, the Facebook comments are followed links back to Facebook everytime.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Old City Bar & Happy Holidays

Kikolani

Introduction to blog communities – a beginners guide. Nofollow blogs vs. Dofollow blogs. Social Media. Using social search to create a stronger personal brand. How social media can change the world. 30 secret rules of social media.

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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. Leave a Comment Subscribe (1-2 posts per week) Connect with Me Recent Posts Which News Sites Get the Most Social Media Engagement?

Book Review: Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

With Social Media Marketing: Strategies for Engaging in Facebook, Twitter & Other Social Media , the inimitable Liana “Li&# Evans has provided the definitive handbook for social media marketers. Don’t automatically assume they use the most popular social networks.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, Hawaiian Relaxation & More

Kikolani

Social Media. Will social media change in 2010 ? 8 things to avoid when building a community. 4 steps for effective online networking. Best social networking Google Chrome extensions. Securing your home network. Coming Up on the Kikolani Network. Next week on Kikolani , I will share my blogging and social media goals of 2010, and also an analysis of how blog commenting makes a difference.

17 CommentLuv Enabled Blogs to Visit

Kikolani

The Home of CommentLuv – The ComLuv Network. One of the top sponsors spearheading this contest is the network behind ComLuv itself where you can download the plugin and register your site to have your latest 10 blog posts / articles available to you when commenting.

Ross Mayfield's Weblog: Elevating the Enterprise 2.0 Conversation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Its time to elevate the conversation beyond features (wiki, blog, RSS, social networking, etc.), community is uniquely prepared to solve. nofollow. Ross Mayfields Weblog. Markets, Technology & Musings. « Techmeme Persistent Search Feeds | Main.

Tweet Spinner Review: A Powerful Application to Manage Your Tweets

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

You might also want to see that they are future upstanding members of the community. Tweet Spinner also has a “nofollow&# user list that will algorithmically never follow users who meet certain criteria. Moreover, you can also nofollow people based on their tweets.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Blog World Meetups Tweetups and Parties

Kikolani

A look at if an online community was created with different values. 25 social media link building queries for content promotion – inurl, site-specific, and generic social media queries. 5 tips to kick start your link building via social media monitoring – how to start social media link building. 5 ways to use your social profiles for SEO – tips on how followed and nofollowed profiles can help with link credit and more.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Vacation Announcement

Kikolani

8 great reasons for private blog groups – great tips on why you should get your writers together, including post promotion and strengthening your community. Scribnia – why you should join this great blogging community. The big bad social bookmarking scam – why you shouldn’t pay spammers to spam your site on social bookmarking sites. Social Media.

How to Optimize Your Content for Authorship Success

ProBlogger

Twitter, that always-on social network that is constantly abuzz, and Google+, a social network claimed to offer incredible SEO benefits, offer two incredible ways that complement each other to solidify your digital presence. &]rel=author query parameter and @rel DOES NOT contain nofollow. Always socialize the content you produce, but make sure to include a healthy mix of re-Tweets of informative, inspiring, and relevant content.

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

They’re tasked with contacting bloggers about different initiatives, sending out story ideas and “press releases&# (hopefully with a social component, since those are preferred by many bloggers). My focus with this blog has always been community.

Link-building Tips and Tools for Bloggers in a Post-Panda and Penguin World

ProBlogger

This affected anyone who used article marketing as a way to build links and drive traffic to their websites, since article networks were hit the hardest , though some—like HubPages— regained their rankings in subsequent updates. Later, social networks like Digg, Last.fm, and others were affected as well. Not sure if your favorite website, link source, or network was hit by Panda? Complete your social network and forum profiles.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Many loyal readers have checked in on the newsletter throughout 2011 to get both evergreen content , the content that typically embraces these monthly updates, in addition to something completely new, monthly digital trends – the stuff you use for presentations and proposals, for arguing that social media and online marketing does have a firm place in today’s landscape. Your strategies must employ content creation, community management, local/maps optimization, among others.

ViperChill Monthly Report 7 (Ranking for “Viral Marketing”)

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. Im amazed on how you get so much traffic from Stumbleupon since that social network isnt really for marketing types of stuffs right? Home What the F ?

6 Things I Wish I Knew About Blogging 4 Years Ago

Viper Chill

When I was launching PluginID, I was very confident that I could make the blog a quick success because of my background in the SEO and Social Media space. target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 88 Comments Vinay says: May 26, 2010 at 11:07 am Great tips Glen! The social aspect is massive.

The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may need a refresher course on social media etiquette — and perhaps real-life etiquette also. Here are some egregious sins that you must not perform on social media sites. Social news is about reciprocal relationships.

Social Media Strategy: 10 Experts Reveal Their Secrets

Viper Chill

For example, you might not know that I helped one newspaper go from a limited social media presence to helping them hit the Digg homepage over 40 times. Encourage interaction as you grow the network and give them a reason to share your updates on and off Facebook. Home What the F ?

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The Most Important Blogging Analysis Ever

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » The Most Important Blogging Analysis Ever The Most Important Blogging Analysis Ever Written by Glen, this post has 79 Comments If you ask anyone what makes a blog popular, they’ll say content. 10 Ways to Use LinkedIn ( Link ) LinkedIn is one of the most popular social networks in the world and is focused around business networking. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

28 Resources from My Internet Marketing Toolbox

Viper Chill

Other cool features include allowing people to subscribe to your blog via email, and being able to add email and social bookmarking links to the bottom of your posts. This is a community site where the content with the most votes gets pushed to the homepage. Home What the F ?

The Most Important Blog Post You'll Probably Never Read

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » The Most Important Blog Post You’ll Probably Never Read The Most Important Blog Post You’ll Probably Never Read Written by Glen, this post has 148 Comments This blog post is quite long so you probably shouldn’t read it.

How to Really Build Backlinks and Dominate Google

Viper Chill

A few years ago you could take a robotic approach to SEO, but the web is now far too social to rely on old tactics to help your website rank higher. For a lot of competitive keyphrases online you’ll also find popular blogs, forums and niche social networks ranking highly. Yet, if I’ve spent some time interacting with their community and leaving comments, it’s more likely that they will fulfil the request (as long as your resource is relevant, and awesome).