What Horrible Things Did Time Magazine Do in 1964?

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk What Horrible Things Did Time Magazine Do in 1964? by Adam Sherk on September 22, 2010 Was Time magazine “scurrilous and utterly shameless in its willingness to distort” in 1964?

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Websites and Search Engines are Far from Dead

Webbiquity SMM

Search engines are going away. Soon no one will care about the traditional commercial site focused on a company and its products. Imagine, for example, that you’re tasked with finding the best social media monitoring tool for your company. Websites are dead.

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Pew Research Survey: Findings on Search Engines, Social Networks.

Adam Sherk

The content on search engines and social media gets a little lost among all the stats and charts so I thought I’d summarize that data here. Search Engines 34% of the public now use search engines to find news at least three days a week, up from 19% in 2008.

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Anyone with a New Idea is a Crank Until the Idea Succeeds

Webbiquity SMM

Since its introduction, the concept has been embraced by tools vendors and covered in publications like iMedia Connection , Search Engine Watch , Business2Community and Social Media Today , and Website Magazine. Search Engine Optimization (SEO ).

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Change or Die | Fast Company

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Fast Company. Connect with Fast Company. The companys top executives had invited the most farsighted thinkers they knew from around the world to come together in New York and propose solutions to some really big problems. CEOs are supposedly the prime change agents for their companies, but theyre often as resistant to change as anyone -- and as prone to backsliding. Energy Efficient Servers See how HP Energy Efficient Servers can help your company save energy.

Article Highlights: Good for Users, Good for Search Engines

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Article Highlights: Good for Users, Good for Search Engines by Adam Sherk on July 28, 2009 Yesterday Steve Rubel pointed out how the article highlights on sites like CNN.com and iMedia Connection are a good time saver for him.

5 Ways to Deal with Seasonal Dips in Search Engine Traffic

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk 5 Ways to Deal with Seasonal Dips in Search Engine Traffic by Adam Sherk on August 25, 2009 July and August are a time when many content sites see a seasonal dip in all forms of traffic, including search engine referrals. That said, there are plenty of things that news and content sites can do to improve their search engine referral (and overall) traffic during slow periods.

The Importance of Company Personas in Social Media

Jeff Esposito

Company personas – a phrase that holds much controversy and confusion definitely has an impact on your purchasing decisions. All three kinds of personas, if used wisely, offer opportunities for the company to strengthen their brand. How do their buying decisions relate to your company?

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Penenberg’s ( @Penenberg ) Fast Company article: “Social Networking Affects Brains Like Falling in Love” examines research by neuroeconomist Paul Zak that suggests social networking triggers the release of the generosity-trust chemical in our brains: Oxytocin (known as the cuddle chemical).

Simply Brilliant With William C. Taylor - This Week's Six Pixels Of Separation Podcast

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For me, I happened stumble upon a magical magazine in the early days called, Fast Company. That magazine got my engines going. Many also don't realize that Taylor's other claim to fame, includes being the co-founder of Fast Company. fast company. magazine. Episode #535 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Mirum Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. Time sometimes forgets the name of those that we should never forget.

How To Create A Know-It-All Company - CIO.com - Business Technology Leadership

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Are you involved in setting the direction for your companys IT budget or strategy? Apply today for a FREE subscription to CIO Magazine! How To Create A Know-It-All Company. Heres how some companies convinced individuals to share best practices. To drive KM at Russell Reynolds, the company circulates a document every afternoon throughout its 32 offices worldwide that shows all outstanding proposals and projects. How To Create A Know-It-All Company.

Fortune 100 Need to Get More Creative with Twitter

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Fortune 100 Need to Get More Creative with Twitter by Adam Sherk on November 17, 2009 While many companies now have some form of presence on Twitter, how well are they utilizing it?

Top 10 Content Marketing Tools for Serious Marketers


Today, virtually no company, large or small, can deny the importance of content marketing or the need for a strong web presence. It is a monumental task and even the largest companies often look outside their own walls for expertise and support. Search Engine Expertise.

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Bring Back The Corporate Blog

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I was taken aback by some of the data that was released yesterday in a WP Engine study on how consumers prefer original content from brands. 40% prefer to read content directly from a company blog rather than a news magazine or website. 52% prefer to go directly to the company website for content about the brand, vs. 25% going to social media and 22% to third-party articles. Time to reboot your company blog? company blog. magazine. wp engine.

The New(ish) Trend Of Publishing Within Publishing

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The company would build a news team, think about an editorial calendar and create a new and unique "magazine" that lived, breathed and would evolve solely on Facebook. If I had to start it all over today, I would - without question - publish on a bunch of existing platforms, and then have the articles posted here for centralizing, archive and search engine purposes. Unlike the early days of Wired, you will not find this magazine at the newsstand. event company.

101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013

Webbiquity SMM

Rapidly growing companies? Facebook, Twitter and Google+ are the most popular social networks with search engine marketers. Furthermore–75% of social media users “object to major companies and platforms using their personal information for commercial purposes.”

Social Media Dominates 2010 PR Planning, But SEO Increasingly in.

Adam Sherk

But 57% also indicated that they plan to increase their focus on SEO: That’s good news, because even just 2-3 years ago many companies’ efforts to integrate SEO and PR activities did not extend much beyond press release optimization. What Horrible Things Did Time Magazine Do in 1964?

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Fake Traffic, Bots And Faker Websites

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When I was younger (in a pre-Internet world), there was a dirty little secret about newspapers and magazines. Circulation and distribution has long been a subject of contention between brands, media companies and the publishers. The engine of marketing is to create interest and sales in the products and services of businesses. magazine. media company. Fraud is everywhere. Wake up.

Designing A Better Website

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It started not too long ago when Fast Company did a full overhaul of their website. We took our text from the newspapers and magazines and copy and pasted it on to a Web page. Personally, these nascent examples are the bedrock of what will make digital such a rich and interesting next-generation publishing engine. fast company. magazine. It seems like online publishers are starting to think about the digital-first experience.

79 Remarkable Social Media Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

The average midsize or large company (1000 employees or more) has 178 “social media assets” (Twitter handles, employee blogs, etc.)–yet –yet only 25% of companies offer social business training to their employees. BtoB Magazine ). BtoB Magazine ).

Apple Is Laughing All The Way To The Bank

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It''s not a tough thing to put out there, as the company edges closer to becoming the first ever trillion-dollar organization. The Economist magazine''s cover story is called, Planet of the phones (February 28th - March 6th). Apple Engineer Talks About The New 2015 Macbook. magazine. I went from a non-believer to a believer. I love Apple. There, I said it.

How to Increase Your Content Visibility in Google Knowledge Graph

Convince & Convert

At the launch of the Knowledge Graph, Google Product management Director Johanna Wright said, “ We’re in the early phases of moving from being an information engine to becoming a knowledge engine , and these enhancements are one step in that direction.”

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How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. If you are officially representing your company, you’d want to create an Official Page.

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Real-time Search Optimization for News Sites

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Real-time Search Optimization for News Sites by Adam Sherk on March 16, 2010 The major search engines are making real-time search a priority, resulting in good visibility opportunities for news sites especially for breaking news.

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The Most Common Causes of Duplicate Content on News Media Sites

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Common Causes of Duplicate Content on News Media Sites by Adam Sherk on October 8, 2009 Although search engines keep improving on their ability to deal with duplicate content, this continues to be one of the main SEO issues facing news and content sites. What Horrible Things Did Time Magazine Do in 1964?

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Google News Now Recrawling Updated Articles

Adam Sherk

Previously the only way to get the more comprehensive version into Google News was to republish the article on a new URL, which was not the best experience for either on-site or search engine users. What Horrible Things Did Time Magazine Do in 1964?

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Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

companies now use social media for marketing (though the figure varies widely based on size of company)? Or that a third (or more, depending on which study you believe) of all clicks go to the top result on a search engine query? companies now use social media for marketing.

The Hidden Insights of SEO


Long back Search Engine Optimization(SEO) used to be a discipline governed by blackhat marketers. Heading tags: In order to optimize search engine you need to have either one or two tags from your heading. She has successfully managed and run personal technology magazines and websites.

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Sharing Is Caring (And Selling)

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At its core, what actually makes any piece of content (whether it's generated from an individual or a company) have any semblance of social-ness to it, is the ability for it to be as shareable and as findable as possible (if you do that and people like it, they will naturally talk about it). " The social web turns out to be an engine of word of mouth marketing unlike one we have ever seen before (no big surprise there). magazine. What makes media a social media?

5 Musts for Lowering CPA and Raising Conversion Rates on the Google Display Network

Bill Hartzer

He often speaks at events like SES, SMX, Ad:Tech, TFM&A and OMMA, and writes columns and articles for various publications, including Search Engine Watch, Visibility Magazine, SES Magazine, and the Acquisio blog. Pay Per Click PPC Search Engine Marketing

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Smart Move from Condé Nast: GQ and DETAILS Should Have Their Own.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Smart Move from Condé Nast: GQ and DETAILS Should Have Their Own Websites by Adam Sherk on July 22, 2009 There’s been a lot of coverage this week of Condé Nast bringing in McKinsey & Company to help them restructure the business, which hopefully will work out for them. What Horrible Things Did Time Magazine Do in 1964?

We Need a Better Definition of "Native Advertising"

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" Brands, media companies and marketing agencies are jumping on the native advertising bandwagon faster than you can say, "what ever happened to Pinterest being the next big thing?" Unlike traditional media (which had established formats and specifications across the multiple channels), every web page could be a media company unto itself with different advertising specifications and measurements in place. magazine. media company. search engine marketing.

Corporate social media marketing is about two-way communication

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Corporate Social Media Marketing is about Two-Way Communication by Adam Sherk on April 14, 2009 It’s a simple concept, but one that many companies are still struggling with in terms of practical implementation. What Horrible Things Did Time Magazine Do in 1964? Adam is part of the Define Search Strategies consulting team, which is owned by The New York Times Company.

20+ Major News Sites Ranked by Domain Authority

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk 20+ Major News Sites Ranked by Domain Authority by Adam Sherk on February 1, 2010 When it comes to competing for search engine visibility, major news organizations tend to benefit from having strong, trusted domains. They refer to domain authority as “our best prediction about how content would perform in search engine rankings on one site vs. another” and claim an accuracy range of about 70%.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

How to Develop a Social Media Strategy: A Roadmap for Integration (Very Official Blog): Shannon Paul did an amazing job on this post that presents questions and answers that will help companies consider their goals for the creation of a social media strategy. All companies do.

10 Book Recommendations From Team Sprout

Sprout Social

Here are some of their top picks in engineering as well as a few fiction and nonfiction options to mix things up. Our Engineering Picks. Recommended by Colin, Senior Software Engineer. Recommended by Chris, Senior Software Engineer. The Idea Factory” explores how engineering and technical innovation revolutionized communication and ushered in the Information Age. About the Author: Jon Gertner is an editor and technology writer at Fast Company magazine.

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Video Interview: Rupert Murdoch He Don't Like Search So Much

Adam Sherk

Here’s what he said he had to say about search engines: “Search on the Internet, whether it be Bing or Google, whatever, is free. We’re a new media company in many many ways, look at Avatar, that’s new media.&# It might not hurt to remember though that search engines send news sites A LOT of quality, monetizable traffic every single day, for free. What Horrible Things Did Time Magazine Do in 1964?

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103 Compelling Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2013 (and 2014)

Webbiquity SMM

How does social media use differ in B2B vs. B2C companies? As many companies have learned the hard way, unanswered complaints on social networks can go viral, causing real damage to a company’s brand. More than one-third of Fortune 500 companies have active Google+ accounts.

5 Search and Social Trends for 2011

Convince & Convert

Every company needs to think of itself as a TV station, magazine, and newspaper. Blogging and Content Creation Content Marketing Integrated Marketing and Media Search Marketing Advice Social Media Marketing Speaking Engagements chris baggott Compendium content marketing keyword analysis search engine optimization social media measurement social media trendsRecently, I participated in a Webinar with my friend and client Chris Baggott of Compendium.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Building Social Bookmarking Networks 101 by Search Engine Journal. Noting that “Smart and savvy companies have positioned themselves as authoritative experts and trusted sources of information by creating their own content,&# Gordon Plutsky outlines a six-step process for consistently connecting with prospects through relevant, compelling content. A Cheat Sheet to Help You Conquer Social Media by Fast Company. Five Rules for Responsible Social Marketing by Fast Company.

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Public Relations becomes Community Relations – Social Media

Laurel Papworth

Well, what if you manage PR for a cosmetic company? Today you do your best to get them articles in women’s magazines, hand out free samples and so on. But tomorrow, the company that manages say, the largest community of women in the right demographic online, becomes a public relations company. Companies approach them and ask if they can talk to the members, and advice on the best way of engaging with them.

Give Your Content Marketing a Human Face

Waxing UnLyrical

Yes, effective content marketing will aid your company in search engine optimization, support inbound marketing, and generate more sales leads, but marketing support is just the tip of the iceberg. Sure we go to lots of big box stores, and buy from faceless companies every day.

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Communications and Marketing Manager – Fusion Management – Seeking a qualified candidate to work for a small association management company for its prime client. Here are some of the coolest jobs you can find on the SocialFish job board !