Tool Tuesday: PostRank Analytics

Akamai Marketing

As a blogger, there are numerous tools at your disposal to track how your content is doing. Because if you are creating content, you are likely distributing and promoting that content in variety of ways, including social media. Enter: PostRank.

Creating a Custom RSS Feed for Guest Posts

Kikolani

Figuring out how to do this with particular systems might pose a specific challenge, especially if those networks only allow you to import one RSS feed. Creating a Custom RSS Feed. Ok, not from scratch, but using the base elements from another RSS feed. xmlns:content="[link].

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Top 25 Blogging and Social Media Posts on Kikolani

Kikolani

This first list is a compilation of the top posts on Kikolani, as determined by PostRank ’s engagement analysis. 5 Types of Video Posts for Bloggers This post includes five types of videos and video posts that bloggers can incorporate into their blog to enhance their blogging content.

Etsy's PR Nightmare: Greeting Cards Making Light Of Rape

Waxing UnLyrical

Walking the transparency talk I WAS going to write about something to do with online integrity, but, like many well-meaning bloggers, I got side-tracked by my Twitter feed. Etsy does not pre-screen users or the content or information provided by users.” “Use

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10 Tools for Measuring Your Social Media Influence

Pamorama

Meaningful exchanges constantly take place all over the social Web on a variety of platforms, connecting people and enabling them to share, critique, and interact with content and with each other. How many of my Twitter followers are clicking my links and retweeting my content?

5 metrics to track on Twitter

Akamai Marketing

Now, as I said in an earlier blog post, you should use several different metrics to dig deeper into your audience and see what’s really happening with the content your sharing. PostRank will help balance out the information from Google Analytics, including RSS feed tracking and conversation on Twitter surrounding a particular link. It happened again this weekend. Over mimosas and a lovely chat.

How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Can you please share your Twitter feeds on LinkedIn? Also, you should consider sharing your Twitter feeds and Facebook updates on your blog’s sidebar. Content Audit What types of updates do I share? Some tools you can use are Social Mention , Trackur , and PostRank.

How I Organize Google Reader for Blog Commenting

Kikolani

So after a full weekend of removing feeds that hadn’t updated in a year, I began to slowly collect feeds from new bloggers I have connected with since the last time I did a full sweep of my RSS subscriptions. How does one keep up with hundreds of RSS feeds?

20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools

Pamorama

TweetPsych : TweetPsych uses two linguistic analysis algorithms to build a psychological profile of a person based on the content of their tweets. It analyzes the content of Twitter users’ tweets to find interesting statistics about them, and updates them several times a day.

Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses

Akamai Marketing

Then measure it.You can use Google Analytics, PostRank or even (GASP!) I’ve heard stories of companies that stopped thinking of themselves as a “(insert industry here) company&# and begun to think of themselves as a content generation company.

100+ Social Media Monitoring Tools

Pamorama

It’s the perfect tool to keep up with the hottest topics, perform ego searches and feed your addiction for what’s up, what’s now or what other people are feeding on. Track the effectiveness and reach of published content across social media channels with one simple view of activity across your social marketing campaigns and drill down to see the details of how a particular piece of content is being consumed, shared, commented on, and favorited. $.

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100+ Social Media Monitoring Tools

www.pamorama.net

It’s the perfect tool to keep up with the hottest topics, perform ego searches and feed your addiction for what’s up, what’s now or what other people are feeding on. Collecta Collecta is a real-time search engine bringing content to you as it’s posted.

How to Generate Blog Post Ideas

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » How I Generated One Years Worth of Content Ideas In One Hour, And You Can Too How I Generated One Years Worth of Content Ideas In One Hour, And You Can Too Written by Glen, this post has 66 Comments I have a confession to make.

Social Media Optimization Tools

www.toprankblog.com

Keyword optimized social content and channels of promotion provide abundant signals to search engines for improved visibility on standard, social and real-time search. You can easily see what content on your competitors blogs are getting popular and where.

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10 More Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master (Part Two)

www.commscorner.com

PR Value : If you want as many people as possible to access your content, then this is a no-brainer - get it done! PostRank PostRank does what it sounds like it should: ranks the quality of posts based on a set of variables. If you see something with a PostRank 10 next to it, thats a pretty good indication its a decent post. PR Value : This is great to ascertain the value of content, providing a method / system to ranking posts in order of importance. Pages.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

Pamorama

Atom : Web feeds are used by the blogging community to share recent entries’ headlines, full text, and even attached multimedia files. “Blog&# can also be used as a verb, meaning to maintain or add content to a blog.

Like Stuff On Facebook? Say Cheese, You're An Ad!

Waxing UnLyrical

The unit will give brand-related action such as a “like&# or a check-in a lot more visibility on Facebook by adding them to an ad unit in addition to users’ news feeds. When you delete IP content, it is deleted in a manner similar to emptying the recycle bin on a computer.

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44 Blogging Questions and Answers

Kikolani

Be sure to list your new blog URL as well as your new RSS feed URL in that post so people can subscribe easily to your new site or visit it directly. We blog about content marketing and social media (very broad topics and very widely covered).

How Pink Panties Heralded India's Social Media Movement

Waxing UnLyrical

With the number of dialects numbering over a thousand, these invite customized content delivery. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email.

Weekly Roundup: The Gerald Durrell Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

3 ways to get great content from your boring business , by Shannon Paul. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. I still have not checked out Quora, heading over to Shannons post on making boring content better.

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Increase Traffic and Authority by Listing Your Blog

Kikolani

Adding your blog to the PostRank system (if it’s not already there) and under particular topic categories, you can get ranked in the top blogs on that topic based on your blog’s social engagement. Alltop imports the feeds of popular blogs on a range of subjects (like blogging ) for the site’s visitors and those following Alltop’s category Twitters.

How to Monitor Your Brand Using Twitter Search

Pamorama

Create RSS feeds for your Twitter search results Create e-mail alerts for your Twitter search results using TweetBeep If you educate yourself about how they work, search engines will become one of your most valuable tools. All content on pamorama is licensed under Creative Commons

On Lists, Their Importance, And How To Get On One

Waxing UnLyrical

Talk to them, engage with them and their content and show them that you should be on that list. For example: Obvious: Share their content. If you’re sharing PR-related content, an obvious hashtag is #pr.

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Fetching Friday – 22 Marketing Links

Kikolani

3 Marketing Tools I Miss (and Their Alternatives) – If you used PostRank, Formulists, or Google Reader, here are the best alternatives. Blogging / Content. Be sure to catch the weekly roundups by subscribing to Kikolani’s full feed via RSS or email.

How to Reach Out to Bloggers

www.chrisbrogan.com

Get more useful information by subscribing for free to the RSS feed. Postrank Topics – search by topic. Provide photos to go with the piece, or a video, or whatever other content. O'Dair Good content Chris.

Customize Your Blog's Error Page in 5 Easy Steps

Waxing UnLyrical

This should contain all the content, links, and/or images you want. Select all the content, and hit “copy.&# Look for the current content of your 404 page. Paste your new content in exactly that place. Your shiny new content should be winking right back at you.

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Link Love Monthly: Best of November 2010 [experimental]

SocialFish

Clearly this is enough to keep y’all busy for a while, but if you want more SocialFish curated links, here’s the link to the feed to subscribe to Maddie’s Reader shares. *NB or higher out of 10 by my beloved PostRank plugin.

The Problem With PR

Waxing UnLyrical

If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. While I come from one of the industry leaders in the distribution of content, the idea of what content we are distributing has been in a constant flux over the last 10 years.

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16 Free Must-Read eBooks About Social Media

Pamorama

Content , Cory Doctorow. PDF) Doctorow, one of the voices behind the blog Boing-Boing, is well-known for his opinions on technology, DRM, and the future of content. to the RSS feed for updates on this topic.Powered by WP Greet BoxWordPress Pluginpamorama.net, 16 Free Must-Read eBooks About Social Media, Feb [.] All content on pamorama is licensed under Creative Commons

28 Resources from My Internet Marketing Toolbox

Viper Chill

You can see how many people are subscribing to your RSS feed and from which sources, and if you use the new Google Analytics integration, you can see how many clicks each individual post is getting from feed readers. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

What I've Learned About Blogging Based On A Year's Worth Of Data

Jason Yormark

At the end of the day, driving eyeballs to my blog isn’t really the ultimate goal, writing useful and appreciated content is. Most achieved a Postrank of higher then 6, and 9 out of the 10 articles dealt with social media. The content issue is, of course, always relevant.

Tunisia, Social Media And Change

Waxing UnLyrical

But anything more than that risks repeating the mistakes committed by many a marketer; putting too much emphasis on the channel and not enough on people and content. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email.

How Google Instant Might Impact Your Small Non-Profit

Waxing UnLyrical

Relevant content is, and will continue to be, key to reaching searchers. If you focus on one thing, focus on this: creating timely, engaging content that meets the needs of your target audiences.

The Facebook Juggernaut: Exponential Growth + World's Leading News.

Pamorama

And Facebook could be a major disrupter in realm of news and media An interesting post on ReadWriteWeb suggests that Facebook could become the world’s leading news reader and contends that, with a few tweaks, it could be a major player in the distribution of news content. (An

Playing With Paper.li

Waxing UnLyrical

Amplify’d from www.nevillehobson.com Connect your community with a Twitter daily newspaper About a month ago, I discovered Paper.li , a service that aggregates content linked to by people in a Twitter community into an online newspaper.

Nice writeup on paper.li aka @SmallRivers from @jangles.

Waxing UnLyrical

Amplify’d from www.nevillehobson.com Connect your community with a Twitter daily newspaper About a month ago, I discovered Paper.li , a service that aggregates content linked to by people in a Twitter community into an online newspaper.

How To Get Your Blog Project Approved

Waxing UnLyrical

I always referred to it as something like “a website with dynamic content and social media capabilities.” Our community was now creating the bulk of our content. Content reach New audiences mean new opportunities.

Weekly Roundup: Across The Pond And More

Waxing UnLyrical

If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Mark as read Approve comment My pleasure, Paul, though I should thank you for the amazing content you produce.

MeasurePR: The BrandBuilder Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

We have smart dogs , with Chico being his Chief Content Strategist and Suzy Q. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email.

Top 10 Social Media Blogs of 2010

Pamorama

The final winner selection was based on these criteria: Quality of posts: A qualitative analysis of the content of posts was examined by the judges. Blog ranking: The number of other blogs that link to the blog shows the value of the content (15%). Convince & Convert : Jay Baer provides rich content for businesses seeking to embrace social media. CopyBlogger : The king of engaging content, Brian Clark and his team help businesses persuade in a 2.0