How to Promote Blog Posts: 200+ Ideas from Eight Experts

Webbiquity SMM

But creating and maintaining a successful blog takes more than just producing helpful and original content; as social media expert Heidi Cohen recently wrote , “The most epic content will FAIL without content distribution. If no one sees your content, what good is it?”

7 Insider Tips To Help You Get Noticed On Blog Directories


One way to gain visitors is to get noticed on blog directories. Photography, cooking, gardening, cycling, travelling, meditating and more, there are thousands of directories out there each catering to specific niches and interests.

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Link Building: Four Types of Backlinks to Pursue (And Three to Avoid)

Webbiquity SMM

So, once you’ve developed useful and compelling content, incorporating the words and phrases your customers are likely to use when searching, how can you attract links to your site? Local directories and high-quality industry directories.

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100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog

Webbiquity SMM

The two keys to search success are great content and links. Assuming you’ve already got great content, there are many places to get links (e.g. But two great sources are blog directories and RSS syndication sites. So, having recently completed a submission campaign for a client, here is an updated list of blog directories and RSS syndication sites that remain active and free. 100+ Blog Directories and RSS Submission Sites. Blog-directory.

The Two Core Elements of B2B Social Media Marketing Success

Webbiquity SMM

There have been numerous models proposed for social media and content marketing (including the Four C’s of Social Media Marketing model previously published here), but when all of the complexity is stripped away, social media marketing success comes down to two core elements: content and amplification. Content is like singing a song. Content can be produced in a wide variety of formats: • White papers. “Like” their Facebook pages.

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Facebook Domain Verification: Edit Link Previews

Jon Loomer

Back in September, I provided three tips on how you could continue to edit link previews when creating a Facebook post. Let’s take a closer look at how you can once again edit your link previews by using Facebook domain verification.

If You Didn’t Think RSS Was Dead Before, Facebook Just Killed it, Completely

Stay N' Alive

At Facebook’s annual F8 developer conference this year, with announcements from robots, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and more I finally feel as though I’m in the future. Users in essence never have to leave Facebook to read your blog.

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How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data

Webbiquity SMM

Of the top dozen sources of traffic, four were social networking or related sites: Twitter , LinkedIn , Facebook and HootSuite. Three of the top 12 traffic sources for this blog were syndication or content aggregation sites: B2B Marketing Zone , Social Media Informer and Social Media Today.

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How ‘Google AMP’ & ‘Facebook Instant Articles’ Integration With WordPress Will Transform The Internet?


It would be worth noticing how Google AMP and Facebook Instant articles behave with WordPress, and how the wonderful combination of these three would transform the internet. The AMP content so cached would thus be linked to Google’s cached version. What are ‘Facebook Instant Articles’?

Blog Authorship: Tools to Keep Your Blog Content Safe from Plagiarists and Duplication


If you spend days and nights creating the most outstanding content ever, this post is for you. As a contributing writer, I know all too well how difficult it is to create content that strikes the right chord with editors and readers. Plagiarism Detectors Can Find Content Thieves.

Directory of All Things Twitter – Finally!

Almost Savvy

Facebook Tip: How To Choose Who Can See Your Friends New Tool Makes My Email Work Harder and Smarter Social Media Stats – It’s Raining Content! 5 Responses to “Directory of All Things Twitter – Finally!&#

8 Marketing Trends to Implement in Your 2012 Marketing Plan


Inject your own special personality into your brand, and each piece of content. This is how you will turn your casual website or Facebook visitors into ongoing subscribers and fans. Trend #3 – Provide Valuable Content! Trend #5 – Make Your Content Sharable!

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Top Tips for Creating Quality Evergreen Content


If you’re like most bloggers, you publish a solid combination of evergreen and time-sensitive content. But what does it take to write really compelling evergreen blog content? Evergreen Content: A Definition. When Older Content Makes Sense. General Writing Content

Directory of Social Networks for Learning Professionals

Buzz Marketing for Technology

LEARNING TOOLS DIRECTORY. DIRECTORY OF. DIRECTORY OF SOCIAL NETWORKS FOR. Directory of Social Networks for Learning. Ning, LinkedIn, Facebook) and the. Facebook group, Brandon Hall ). College 2.0: (Facebook group, Eduardo Peirano ). Facebook group, Nellie Deutsch ). Learning : Exposing the power of sharing user created content. What are you learning on Facebook? doing more than browsing through peoples profiles on Facebook.

Maximize Your Online Visibility: The Web Presence Optimization (WPO) Framework

Webbiquity SMM

Of course that means it’s imperative to produce relevant, compelling, optimized content for your company’s website and blog, but online visibility goes beyond that. are they more likely to use Facebook or a specialized discussion forum?

How to Make Better Visualizations for Your Blog

Convince & Convert

Do you ever run out of ways to promote your blog content? If so, then visual content may be the solution. In this post, we’re going to look at the tools, ideas, and distribution channels you can use to gain additional exposure for your content through the use of images and video.

The Ultimate Guide to Infographic Marketing

Convince & Convert

This couldn’t be more true for infographics, which became a highly popular and effective content marketing tool three or four years ago. With honest beginnings, infographics were now a value-sucking black hole in the content marketing universe. Repurpose Old Content.

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The Basics of B2B Social Media Marketing Strategy

Webbiquity SMM

This may be a problem with measurement, or with setting the wrong objectives for social media marketing (it’s far more effective for customer service and driving traffic to top-of-the-funnel content than to direct purchase, for example).

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5 Colleges Using Social Media to Boost Student-Alumni Relations


Even college presidents are constantly connected, according to The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Marketing Research, which found 58 percent of presidents are posting to Facebook , 55 percent to Twitter, and 35 percent to their own blog.

3 Tips for Maximizing Engagement With Facebook Likes and Shares

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! If the user is already logged into Facebook, this is a one-click process. Dont Drink and Facebook: New Plugin.

Publishing Content Beyond Your Blog

Small Business Mavericks

Most online businesses publish content in two places – their website and their blog – it’s a standard online marketing strategy. You will often see references to publishing content in article directories, Facebook, HubSpot, Squidoo and perhaps even on other blogs as a guest author. Content doesn’t need to be published in the same repository all the time. So what sort of content could you publish beyond your blog?

79 Remarkable Social Media Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Not only do leads generated through social and content marketing cost half as much as traditional outbound-generated leads (see below), they also close at higher rate (again, see below). What the best day of the week is for Facebook posting? Facebook.

Search Traffic Declining? You’re Not Alone (and What to Do About It)

Webbiquity SMM

BuzzFeed mentions changes in behavior, greater use of social networks for content discovery, and a 52% increase in traffic from “‘Dark social,’ that netherland of direct traffic” (i.e., In early 2013, Google devalued general directory links for search rankings.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations. The content is typically introductory but occasionally more intermediate/advanced, so there’s a mix that should work for everyone.

Reuters, Rogers and social dashboards

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social Pulse contains a directory that is categorized by topic, which could prove useful for research. Content curation on the rise. VISIT MY FACEBOOK PAGE. Featured Headline Social Media Facebook Reuters Social network Twitter WiseWindow YouTube

No, A Landing Page Is Not Enough

Jon Loomer

Here’s why… Creating a landing page only — without a website — and running Facebook ads to it is not enough… Click To Tweet. You’ve never read their content. Where is a directory of content they’ve written on this topic?

Why Twylah Is My Favorite Influential Tool


It gives your followers or customers an instant insight into the content you tweet about the most. Through this, you will have the possibility of increasing your influence and engagement by concentrating on the content and subjects that work best with your followers. Twylah Directory.

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StumbleUpon Channels: Which Media Brands Are Doing Well?

Adam Sherk

StumbleUpon Channels are a good opportunity for publishers (and any business involved in content marketing) because they create a direct pipeline to users that are specifically interested in your content. Lifestyle Content. Monitor this if you share a lot of video content.

Five Things Your Homepage Should Definitely Have

Small Business Mavericks

I think a content audit should be done about every six months, because you consistently are adding content to your site, and it’s easy to inadvertently change something. You are consistently adding content to your site, right? While you are at it, check all the local directories your business is listed in and make sure the listing is correct. Facebook buttons should go to your business page on Facebook, for example.

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

Webbiquity SMM

With Google’s most recent Panda algorithm updates, attributes like content freshness and social signals (strengths of blogs, not corporate websites) will gain increased importance in search ranking. Promote new content most effectively? Optimize blog content for search?

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30 Awesome Blogging Guides, Tips and Resources

Webbiquity SMM

Particularly with Google’s emphasis in its recent Panda and Penguin algorithm updates on content that is fresh, compelling, unique, social, and naturally linked to, blogs have become even more essential to SEO strategies. Content Development and Writing Tips.

How ‘Google AMP’ & ‘Facebook Instant Articles’ Integration With WordPress Will Transform The Internet?


It would be worth noticing how Google AMP and Facebook Instant articles behave with WordPress, and how the wonderful combination of these three would transform the internet. The AMP content so cached would thus be linked to Google’s cached version. What are ‘Facebook Instant Articles’?

Offsite Content Marketing

Small Business Mavericks

Content marketing can take place on your website or offsite. But where do you find your offsite content marketing sources? Here are 4 suggestions for offsite content marketing, places where you can publish your content or have others publish content on your behalf. You can write guest content for other bloggers within your niche or that serve the same market. That includes Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, YouTube, and several others.

Online Content Distribution: Guide To The Best Content Syndication Services

In fact, such content redistribution partners can be major publishing giants like USA Today , The New York Times , The Washington Post , and others. In this guide I have brought together and reviewed the most interesting online content distribution services presently available.

Top 6 Rules of Digital Marketing: Learn from Matomy and Other Masters


You should not, however, be limiting your social media efforts to Facebook and Twitter. Content Marketing. It used to be called “Guest Blogging” but now we call it “Content Marketing.”

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How Do I Get More Fans For My Facebook Page?

Absolute PA

Here goes… I’ll start with the easy ones but it’s amazing how many businesses don’t think to add their Facebook Page details here: Business cards. I’ve found one of the best widgets is the Facebook Face Pile – you can see it in the right column of this page). Online directory sites. Your Online Content. ‘Are you on Facebook?’ You can still see my Page even if you don’t have a Facebook account.’

Media Redefined

Twist Image

My friend, Jay Baer , just launched a site this week called, Marketing Podcasts , that acts as a directory to find the best marketing-related podcasts in the world. He already has over four hundred shows in the directory. content. content marketing. facebook.

Web Presence Optimization, Reloaded

Webbiquity SMM

The second and third largest “search engines,&# based on volume of searches, aren’t search engines at all: YouTube and Facebook. Social media, online PR and user-generated content sites open up a new world of places to be “found.&#.

What is Web Presence Optimization, and Why Should I Care?

Webbiquity SMM

As indicated in the masthead of my blog, it has both an explanational definition (The fusion of SEO, search marketing, social media, reputation management, content marketing and social PR) and a reasonal one (Being omnipresent on the web for the search phrase that uniquely describes you or your organization.) Search is no longer just Google and Bing; the second- and third-largest “search engines” by volume of searches are YouTube and Facebook.

Precaution While Working On Link Building - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

If the site where you Post your Links is not having proper content which is useful to readers and if it is not alive [frequent posting] then again this is not going to hold good for you. If the site where you Post your Links is not having content that is relevant to your readers then again the reader coming onto the site will not click your link as your link is not relevant to them. Directory submission is another good way to have Links back to your Site / Blog / Social Media Page.

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