The Lowdown on Making Your Site Mobile-Friendly
APRIL 26, 2012
It has been easy until recently to ignore the concept of mobile browsing as it did not impact a significant portion of the traffic on the internet. That notion has changed, however, with 2011 seeing a total of 20% of all web traffic coming through mobile phones. For the most experienced developers, using CSS as a platform for a mobile deployment may be a good idea.
How to Build and Monetize a Mobile-Optimized Blog
SEPTEMBER 5, 2012
For bloggers, creating a mobile site can seem daunting. Without the time, money and a working knowledge of various coding languages, a mobile site can seem out of reach. Mary Meeker, a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, noted in her 2012 Internet Trends report that mobile traffic today accounts for 10% of total Internet traffic. Why have a mobile site?
The Intersection of Online Communities and Learning Management Systems
MAY 6, 2015
We’re seeing some interesting things going on in the association industry at the intersection of online communities and learning management systems (LMS). YourMembership.com, an AMS with a built-in social community platform Acquires Digital Ignite , the most socialicious LMS on the market. (We Community platforms are already being used for learning objectives.
101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017
JANUARY 26, 2017
Use a social media management tool. Social media management tools can help you streamline all your day to day activity on social media. Ideally, you’ll find a tool that allows you to manage all your social accounts from a single dashboard. Optimize your website content for sharing on social media. Automate sharing of evergreen content. Implement content upgrades.
Best Responsive Web Design To Boost Your Online Business
APRIL 28, 2016
Best responsive web design (BRWD) involves a collection of sophisticated techniques, which allows your website to adapt to any screen size by rendering the content in an easily readable and navigable form. With Google taking mobile-friendliness to another level, you cannot think of a successful SEO strategy without best responsive web design. Google doesn’t like content repetition.
This Week in Social Media – 7/31/2013
Social Media Marketing
JULY 31, 2013
The secrets of success to building a digital newsroom, the secrets of bureaucracy-free content marketing, Sina Weibo was slow to evolve, Quebec loves Twitter, Pinterest and Google+ are gaining on Facebook, what to do with marketing data and more, it''s This Week in Social Media. New research shows that businesses are turning to Twitter more than Facebook for real-time social content.
Building a New Kind of Cruise Community
APRIL 15, 2015
Our team’s goal is to help bring social, mobile and digital to the cruise world – a huge, sprawling, largely analog $38 billion market. Here are the working assumptions we’re beginning with for our website and mobile app. Assumption 1: Create content. Instead of launching the site and hiring marketers to do content marketing, we brought on bloggers and writers who helped us create a rich foundation of smart, informative travel guides , cruise reviews, consumer how-to articles and Visual Lists , a new content format we’re pioneering. Guest Post by J.D. Lasica.
Looking Into The Social Media Past
JANUARY 13, 2011
In preparation for the New Year, we’ve been working on transferring our Firebelly blog from Typepad to the beautiful WordPress content management system. “The Facebook film, still untitled, will chronicle how an internal messaging system launched from a university dormitory grew into an online enterprise worth as much as 15 billion dollars.. Android.
The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)
OCTOBER 3, 2010
Despite the explosion of innovation, expect a Social Business Suite to appear that consolidate many of these features for enterprise buyers] Categorization is crucial in managing this rapidly evolving space It’s very difficult to completely segment this space as many of the vendors cross into multiple categories so I’ve separated it into major function groups.
2012 #Nifty50 Top Men in Technology on Twitter
Blue Focus Marketing
SEPTEMBER 16, 2012
Prior to starting gShift, Chris was a co-founder of Hot Banana Software, a search engine-friendly web content management system that was acquired by Lyris Inc. He is an active participant in social media, author of the popular blog Managing By Walking Around , a frequent speaker at industry events, and a published author on multiple subjects. Chris Adams – @chrishadams.
List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)
OCTOBER 31, 2010
The issue of lack of scale is resonating with social strategists –as a result, the market is developing new tools that will help them manage them. Definition: Social Media Management Systems are collection of procedures used to manage work flow in a disparate social media environment. This is not unlike traditional editorial processes used in CMS systems.
70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog
DECEMBER 21, 2011
While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain. Sure, there are other blogging platforms and content management systems you can use on your own domain, but none are quite as popular or powerful as WordPress.
How to Optimize Your Content for Authorship Success
AUGUST 24, 2014
One of the most important things you can do in 2014 as a content creator, is identify who you are as a personal brand by monitoring how you come across online. Google Authorship is a revolutionary function of Google that allows you to identify content you’ve produced, as well as the publishers you’ve produced content for. Content Attribution. Where your content lives.
Brand Monitoring, Social Analytics, Social Insights
OCTOBER 3, 2010
More customers, buyers, and consumers are creating content everywhere they go. Earlier this year, I made clear investments in researching the Social CRM space and Mobile+Social space (report forthcoming), it’s clear that Social CRM is starting to get wind under it’s wings, and mobile/social is certainly happening at consumer level. Social data is overwhelming.
Learning via the Social Media Game
Bare Feet Studios
JULY 25, 2011
It just shows you how much app and platform development continues in the sphere of online social networks and mobile options. Customized content management systems (CMS) where your staff can access and edit the website and users can create their own blogs within your main site. How often will you use this and what data or content would you like to include? Web and mobile updates. Mobile Texting. How will you collect and manage cellphone numbers? Commercial online project and content management system for internal use.
Vanessa Fox Discusses Search, Siri and Social
SEPTEMBER 17, 2012
She just released the second edition of her book, Marketing in the Age of Google , one of the best resources you can buy to understand how search impacts business outcomes, as well as content creation and social media marketing. That we carry out mobile phones with us everywhere means that we take more pictures and we search more. Her answers are just amazing. ranking). Image by Joi.
Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’
OCTOBER 1, 2010
Managing these multiple login systems from all these social networks is cumbersome due to changing APIs, protocols. Lastly, don’t expect your consumers to be using a variety of social networks and email platforms –they are not evenly distributed, surprisingly, Yahoo has more login than Facebook logins. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0
50 Ways to use Social Media, listed by Objective « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing
MAY 13, 2009
Collectual these folks own social media budgets: LIST [link] in reply to spicedawg56 1 week ago « Community Platform Pricing for New Clients Scorecard: Should Startups Have Community Managers? Couple your email newsletter content with additional website content on a blog for improved commenting. Try out a short series of audio podcasts or video podcasts as content marketing and see how they draw. Practice delivering quality content on your blogs, such that customers feel educated / equipped / informed. Yet remember email is a social network.
Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary
JUNE 30, 2010
Atom also provides a standard way to export an entire blog, or parts of it, for backup or for importing into other blogging systems. It offers both a free and a paid platform for individuals and companies who want to host an online video show. “Blog can also be used as a verb, meaning to maintain or add content to a blog. But never fear! Bit.ly : Bit.ly A Web 2.0
Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
Login With Facebook | Login With Twitter | Login | Register Jobs Home SAI Wire Clusterstock Money Game War Room Travel Latest Video Hive Tape Questions Blackboard Online Mobile Gadgets Media Startups Road Warriors Most Commented Digital 100 Silicon Alley 100 Hive Tape Questions Hot » Currency | Economy | Gadgets | Hedge Funds | Mobile | Wall Street. Bloggers make content.
Hot off the Press
PWB Marketing Blog
MARCH 31, 2011
Most understand that to deliver value and drive traffic, regular content updates are needed. This used to mean an expensive custom content management system (CMS), adding staff trained in HTML, or hiring us to do all their updates. But there are a growing number of clients with limited budgets and a desire to regularly add content. They’re looking to us to provide a one-shot solution that will give them not only a great looking site, but also the means to manage it on their own after it’s built. Marketing Wordpress
Microsoft’s Future in Digital Marketing
Buzz Marketing for Technology
APRIL 3, 2011
Over the weekend I got to meet with Romi Mahajan the World Wide Director of the Digital Marketing Platform Group at Microsoft. Through interactive elements on websites to the provision of winning digital experiences via mobile, Microsoft is working very hard to help brand connect to customers. Below is a transcript of some Q&A that I captured with Romi ….
10 Quotes on the Apple iPad and the Business of News
JANUARY 28, 2010
The question, then, is whether newspaper publishers will do any better at monetizing mobile advertising than they have online. “The future of news is about distributing content as widely as possible and monetising not just content but relationships. A handful of very large publishers, like the NYT, may be able to scrap together some compelling content on a regular basis.
eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
Contents Introduction Towards a Definition Driving Forces Developments to Date Barriers Future Potential References Web Links Introduction A definition for the term Personal Learning Environment ( PLE ), remains elusive. PLEs are meant to simplify managing these artefacts, creating meaning through aggregation, linking and metadata tagging (eg comments, keywords). services. 2002).
My 9 Favorite Wordpress Social Media Plugins | jasonyormark.com
OCTOBER 6, 2009
jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media , Wordpress / My 9 Favorite Wordpress Social Media Plugins | Subcribe via RSS My 9 Favorite WordPress Social Media Plugins October 6th, 2009 Posted in Social Media , Wordpress Tweet Share The WordPress platform never ceases to amaze me. What really makes the platform as successful as it is, are the thousands of themes and plugins that the WordPress community contributes. Related posts: Social Media Friendly Blogging My 9 Favorite iPhone Social Media Apps Mobilize Your WordPress Blog!