Goodbye Feedburner, Hello Feedblitz

Ari Herzog

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. Wait a minute, Ari, you are paying a company to deliver blog posts to me?

Is Feedburner about to be closed by Google?

The Way of the Web

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. And now there’s some worrying signs about Feedburner, spotted by good friend Julius Solaris , who runs the Event Manager Blog. What’s happening to Feedburner? Or it may be a far more worrying move to deprecate and close Feedburner.

Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study

The Marketing Blog

39 pm Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study Jump to Comments We recently did a study to understand how the businesses in India are using twitter. For this study we profiled 66 companies from ’9′ verticals and analysed them on different quantitative & qualitative parameters like no. Iffort Consulting , a NCR based social media consulting firm has researched the Twitter usage by companies in India.

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Cool Web Hosting company

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After some brain-storming I discovered a kool webhosting company called Velnetweb which seems to be one stop shop for all web hosting needs. Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media People, Pages and Fun – Cool Jimdo Discussion forums still alive. July 30, 2007.5:45

Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress

Mindjumpers

If you wanna try it out for the first time, you can go for one of the free services, but if you are a company or a brand, you should go for the selfhosted Wordpress option.

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Analyse your RSS Feed

Koka Sexton

I have all of my blogs pushing their RSS feeds through Feedburner. FeedBurner is the leading provider of media distribution and audience engagement services for blogs and RSS feeds.

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Recruiting Lessons from Google

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search-engine company has positioned itself as a startup in this job-advertisement. The catch line says ‘ Start-up company with manpower, funding an ideas seeks entrepreneur ‘ A thing or a two to learn for the modern-companies: Comfort feel for your potential employees Learn how to position yourself even if you aren’t a startup anymore. Startup tag works well Jumping on the big company bandwagon is easy.

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Join a world of creativity, fun, innovation and entrepreneurship

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38 am Join a world of creativity, fun, innovation and entrepreneurship Jump to Comments We’re hiring @ Ideafarms They say that ‘culture’ is the biggest asset for any company and my mad workplace is special because of our unique culture Why Us? Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm.

Coverage Questions !

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helps the company in its marketing communications efforts. When you write an email to me for example – Please address me by name ‘Daksh’ instead of Hey, ‘You got a cool blog’ Hey XXX(well I’ve seen some funny names really We’re a cool company and we think this might be useful for your product. Home About In the Media ATM Redefined A Pleasant Gift December 9, 2007.7:05 05 am Coverage Questions !

Customer Service: Contrasting Examples

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51 am Customer Service: Contrasting Examples Jump to Comments Fed up with my usb-internet device , I’ve been trying to connect with the customer care executives of the company behind it. The only way for the ‘customers’ to reach out to these companies is via a ‘telephone’ which under most circumstances eats a sizable amount of time for an average IT executive. A lot of companies provide web-based support on the go in the form of IM.

Cab Drivers as Word-of-Mouth Marketers?

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Jump to Comments Imagine the cabbies playing the dual role of a ‘driver’ and a ‘product-marketer’ Recently, I had read in a blog-post that the company that sells ads on the outside of cars in London would now secretly pay money to the car drivers for product marketing. Perhaps the companies should portray drivers as ’Customer Evangelists’ instead of Spammers Image Credits – Via blog.verticalresponse.com.

Will customer service come to social media?

The Way of the Web

Something that’s not a surprise if you’re a user of Feedburner for example. Forget social media or the technology, if a company's underlying attitude towards their customers isn't great, their customer service is likely to be the same as well.

List of 3rd Party Social Media Tools #Blab #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth

Feedburner and RSS. Useful for large companies with large followings.

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Wanted: People Who “Know” Social Media and Communications

Social Media Strategery

Development Social Media Wanted: People Who “Know&# Social Media and Communications Tue, Oct 7, 2008 Enterprise 2.0 , Social Media My company, Booz Allen Hamilton , is actively hiring consultants who “get&# social media. link] sradick I’m just using Feedburner for the RSS feed – what RSS reader are you using? link] sradick I’m just using Feedburner for the RSS feed – what RSS reader are you using?

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

“According to the Cone Business in Social Media Study, 93 percent of Americans expect companies they do business with to have a social media presence. And 85 percent believe a company should not only be present, but also interact with its customers via social media.&# Has your company adopted a social media strategy because you felt you were "forced" to do so?

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24 (of the) Best Business Blogging Guides, Tips and Tools of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

How can a company launch (or relaunch) a new blog properly? Tools and methods used include displaying FeedBurner reader count, a Facebook Like box, LinkeddIn share button, or multi-purpose tools from AddtoAny , Share This , or AddThis.

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Entrepreneurial resources

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Twitter’s Retweet feature (beta) Criticising Social Media ? November 26, 2009.5:10

10 Ways to Position Your Blog Above Copycats

Kikolani

If you’re a company, create a logo and color scheme to identify your blog from all the rest. Michael Martinez published this post about how scraper blogs exploit RSS feeds like Feedburner by sending out links to blogs on a buy list. This is a guest post by Gabrielle Conde.

Reasons to Love CommentLuv Blogs

Kikolani

When you register, use your main blog feed URL vs. your FeedBurner URL. CommentLuv blogs are blogs that allow commenters to leave behind not only the main link to their website, but also a link to their latest blog post as well below the main comment.

How People Respond to Your Online Content

The Marketing Blog

Home About In the Media Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study Search Engine Statistics:: Google’s share dips March 27, 2010.8:32 Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm.

2013 Reviews of the Year

The Way of the Web

And with a day to go, the most popular articles on TheWayoftheWeb.net in 2013 were: Is Feedburner About to be Closed by Google? Top social networks: Guide to images for company pages.

Facebook will surge ahead in India

The Marketing Blog

Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Preventing Social Media Spam Moving One Step Closer to Dream February 6, 2010.4:45 45 pm Facebook will surge ahead in India Jump to Comments I was just reading an interesting news-story, published in today’s edition of Economic times.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

First a list of sites where you can create a blog online, on another company’s site (even if you use your own domain): WordPress.com (hosted WordPress; in contrast, we will be discussing installing your own WordPress); Blogger.com ; Tumblr.com (discussed a bit, above); and.

Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison)

The Marketing Blog

Home About In the Media Moving One Step Closer to Dream Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study March 3, 2010.10:02 Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm.

Facebook and India

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media My Contribution at PaulWriter.com Building a People Centric Organization August 12, 2010.1:47 47 pm Facebook and India Jump to Comments Our team recently made a visual presentation which talks about ‘Facebook’ and its penetration in India.

3 Ways to Analyze Facebook Fan Page Traffic «

The Marketing Blog

Your brand has a Facebook fan page and you have a bunch of folks who like your company’s official ‘Facebook’ page. The solution has been created by a London based web-development company for further inputs you can read their detailed blog-post. For more information you can read his blog and visit his company’s website Iffort. Home About In the Media Building a People Centric Organization A Study on How Business Entities in India are Using Facebook September 7, 2010.5:43

Enterprise 2.0 Conversations

The Marketing Blog

trends and the variety of issues companies face during adoption. Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Criticising Social Media ? Preventing Social Media Spam December 25, 2009.9:00 00 am Enterprise 2.0

Facebook & India

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Eyebridge is a Professional and creative web Design Company provides Web Designing, Development, SEO, SEM, and PPC Services with latest techniques and effective Web Solutions in Delhi, India. Reply Bharat Rawat April 23, 2010 at 6:00 pm Web design company Delhi offer web hosting, website development and web designing in Delhi. Professional web design company of Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon serving Delhi over 15 years.

6,595 Words on a Traffic Generation Tactic You’re Not Using (But Should Be)

Viper Chill

At the time, bloggers were reliant on RSS subscribers more than ever and many of them used Feedburner to track how many people subscribed to their feed. After Google’s acquisition of Feedburner in 2007 they provided very little in the way of updates or support the following years.

Happy Holi

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Join the Conversation Cool Apps & Tools March 22, 2008.2:41

New Job Opening

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Search Engine Statistics:: Google’s share dips Facebook & India April 13, 2010.6:21

7 Effective Ways to Market Your Business Blog

Writtent Blog

Content is an incredibly effective way to drive ROI for your company’s marketing budget, but you won’t see great results if you simply publish articles without a distribution or promotion plan in mind. Over 392 million people worldwide view more than 13.3

Startup Life: Diary of a First Generation Entrepreneur

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Facebook & India Dear Airtel: It is about Customers & Conversations July 10, 2010.1:11 11 pm Startup Life: Diary of a First Generation Entrepreneur Jump to Comments ‘Oh shit.’ ’ came the voice from the other room.

Search Engine Statistics:: Google's share dips

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media How People Respond to Your Online Content New Job Opening April 8, 2010.7:50 50 am Search Engine Statistics:: Google’s share dips Jump to Comments Although, Google continues to dominate the search market in U.S.

Moving One Step Closer to Dream

The Marketing Blog

Our offerings would span across companies which lie in the WAP (Web Adoption Pyramid) framework. Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Facebook will surge ahead in India Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison) February 25, 2010.1:08

Christmas 2.0 Greetings

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Maharashtra Sojourns – II The Year That Was – GoodBye 2007!! December 25, 2007.2:24 24 am Christmas 2.0 Greetings Jump to Comments Best Wishes for a Social Christmas Have Fun !!

My Contribution at PaulWriter.com

The Marketing Blog

With this comes the opportunity; a chance for your company to engage with your prospects, identify and connect with people who would be interested in your product’s next offering. Let us say, if you are a beverage company examples of some objectives could be: Attract my target audience and build a loyal fan base. For more information you can read his blog [link] and visit his company’s website www.iffort.com.

Twitter's Retweet feature (beta)

The Marketing Blog

Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Basics of Search engine optimization (SEO) Entrepreneurial resources November 11, 2009.7:19 19 am Twitter’s Retweet feature (beta) Jump to Comments Many of you might have already seen this, but just-incase you haven’t here is the update.

News from Other Blogs

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Noel, Luck of Seven and Episode 20 Dr. Ralf Klamma’s Blog: beamtenherrschaft October 29, 2007.2:47 47 am News from Other Blogs Jump to Comments Vogue’s India Launch Click to Read.

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Cool Presentations on Marketing

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Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Plug 2 Surf Whiz : Tata Indicom’s Internet Card SmallBizPod – Episode 56 Asian Entrepreneurship October 2, 2007.2:36