Ready Yourself Now for a Mobile Only Future

Waxing UnLyrical

This mobile-only group of users is forecasted to increase to 52 million people by 2021. For businesses, that means learning how mobile-only communication is different than other types of communication, and driving automation as much as possible when working in this space. What else does automation in this brave new world of mobile-only communication look like? Image: Alejandro Escamilla via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0. Guest Post by Amanda DiSilvestro.

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Gone Mobile

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Gone Mobile Written on January 5, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , blog , miscellaneous 2 Comments - Leave a comment! You can now access a mobile version of [ justinrlevy.com ] when you use a touch mobile device such as an iPhone or Droid. Previously this blog had utilized the Carrington theme to create a mobile version of the site.

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Being Brought to You Now in a Mobile Browser

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Being Brought to You Now in a Mobile Browser Written on July 4, 2009 by Justin Levy in announcements 4 Comments - Leave a comment! Thanks to Douglas Karr introducing me to the Carrington theme plugin by Crowd Favorite , you’re now able to enjoy this entire site formatted for mobile browsers. But, instead of seeing the full-version of the site, you’ll see the mobile version.

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Email and Mobile - what blasts better?

Social Media Network Marketing

Friday, April 3, 2009 Email and Mobile - what blasts better? The recent understanding goes that email blasts are obsolete - when you compare this with mobile SMS. Naturally mobile is more on the move. BUT how much can you feed into the mobile? And then does email really work inspite of it rating above than mobile on certain parameters. The truth is that the possibilities of what mobile can offer are only growing, and rapidly.

Sex, Drugs, and Social Media – Do You Talk To Your Kids About Their Digital Behaviors?

SocMed Sean

Finally, I ask “have you had a conversation with your kids about what is and isn’t appropriate online and on their mobile device?” sex, drugs rock and roll sign image courtesy of Creative Commons license at [link] **texting photo image courtesy of Creative Commons license via PictureYouth at [link] –Sean. Facebook Featured Mobile People Social Media Twitter best practices security social media social networking tips

#MeasurePR Memory (August 2018): Travel and Tourism Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

The sky’s the limit when it comes to creativity in the travel and tourism industry! A4: We’re both a website & a mobile app. There’s a great mobile metrics service called AppAnnie ( [link] ) that offers insights into active users, app downloads, engagement levels, revenue levels and advertising metrics. Image: Deanna Ritche via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0.

Content Marketing is More Than Just Blogging

Firebelly

Find photos from Flickr or Picasa — be sure to use Creative Commons photos — or buy royalty-free stock photography, and put them in your blog posts for added impact. And since most people are going to be listening to the podcasts on their mobile phones, it’s not like you have to appeal to the audio snobs by spending tens of thousands of dollars on a studio mic. Content marketing is about more than just blogging.

Where to Get Awesome Free Images for Your Social Media (Without Stealing Them)

agora pulse

CC0 (Creative Commons Zero). Flickr Commons. You could spend hours browsing the weird, wonderful, and vintage images on Flickr Commons. Select the correct license when searching Flickr Commons. Search free stock images by color in Flickr Commons. Start today by creating an album on your mobile phone and adding photos you take to it each day. Marketing your business online requires a lot of images.

3 Reasons List Posts Are Guaranteed Blog Traffic Boosters

Firebelly

And a post that is going to appear on a mobile phone? Photo credit: puuikibeach (Flickr, Creative Commons). Admit it. You looked, didn’t you. You were intrigued by the headline, and you wanted to see what this was all about. You wanted to see what the three reasons were — I nearly called them 3 secrets — and whether you could pick something up. What if there was really only one secret? Don’t worry, there are three.). Would you be disappointed?

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Content Creation? Curation? Focus on Publishing Instead

Firebelly

The B2C marketer will take advantage of mobile video consumption among Gen Y while still reaching out on laptop and desktop users who want to read text. Photo credit: Chris Devers (Flickr, Creative Commons). I’ve been talking a lot lately about content curation lately, and our contributor, Erik Deckers, is all about content creation, which has led to some “Tastes great! Less filling!” ” types of discussions.

Social Media Network - Marketing: Maslow in recent times would.

Social Media Network Marketing

Social Media Network - Marketing: How To Know If Social Media.

Social Media Network Marketing

SEO Isn’t Dead. The New SEO

Firebelly

Google declared 2011 the year of video, 2012 the year of mobile. Photo credit: Adam Foster (Flickr, Creative Commons). People who are aware of what’s going on with Google, but aren’t mired in the details of SEO every day may have heard the oft-used-but-incorrect phrase, “SEO is dead.” ” My utter contempt for any phrase that says “ is dead” notwithstanding, SEO is anything but dead.

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Improve your Google search results today

Socialmedia.biz

Photo by Oriol Lladó / Creative Commons BY NC ND. If your site isn’t mobile native or friendly, you’ll face a tax! You can find plenty of free ones at Pixabay and on Flickr under a Creative Commons license and on dozens of other sites. Follow the tips below to speed up and clean up your site. Do you use a CDN? Do you blog? Do you optimize your images? Do you pay proper homage to the Google gods? And other tricks of the SEO trade.

Social Media Network and me

Social Media Network Marketing

Sunday, June 13, 2010 Social Media Network and me I started my career in mass communication, proceeded onto direct marketing and currently have established myself strongly on digital assets, online media and mobile marketing. I find the online and the mobile industry quite promising. Have built applications for Mobile as well [with tech team ofcourse].

Free Culture and Attention as Currency

Waxing UnLyrical

The only part of the process being short-circuited is the mobilization process. Image: Loius Volant on Flickr, Creative Commons. It’s incredibly abstract in its current form but it’s exciting to observe how these massive platforms convert users into real value (value = money, utility, social impact, happiness, creative satisfaction).

Why The Term “Social CRM” Is Just STUPID!

SocMed Sean

Photo by Andres Rueda on Flickr, licensed under Creative Commons For those of you who don’t know what CRM stands for, it’s Customer Relationship Management and it’s a term often used by software vendors like SalesForce.com to describe their products. When he did business, he didn’t need a computer, email, or a mobile phone. There are a LOT of idiotic corporate terms out there.

Capturing One Day of Your Life

Justin Levy

Well, depending on how interesting and creative your life is on July 24th, you may just have your opportunity. While jumping around YouTube testing out the new mobile HTML5-compatible version that was launched today, I came across an experiment that YouTube has launched along with executive producer Ridley Scott and Oscar-winning director Kevin Macdonald. JustinRLevy.com by Justin Levy is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0

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Social Media Network - Marketing: How to do Social Marketing.

Social Media Network Marketing

How to Create Beautiful Instagram Stories (and 10 Amazing Templates to Use)

Buffer Social

One common use case for Instagram Stories is to show behind-the-scenes content. Adobe Spark has a search function for you to find free images (that are tagged as Creative Commons-licensed) to use. Transfer it to your mobile phone and you’ll be ready to post your newly-designed Instagram Stories graphic. If you are using an iPhone, you can also use Adobe Spark’s iOS app to download your graphic to your mobile phone directly. Mobile apps: Storeo.

Judging A Blog Post By Its Cover

Waxing UnLyrical

Image: mj*laflaca via Flickr , Creative Commons It’s about how that writing looks. Army via Flickr , Creative Commons Usually these are placed at the top of a post, but often, if a post is long, I’ll insert additional images, alternating left- and right-aligning them. Platforms with mobile interfaces like Posterous can be quick easy ways to mobile blog. I just get kicks out of mobile blogging w/ multimedia.

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Improve your Google search results today

Socialmedia.biz

Photo by Oriol Lladó / Creative Commons BY NC ND. If your site isn’t mobile native or friendly, you’ll face a tax! You can find plenty of free ones at Pixabay and on Flickr under a Creative Commons license and on dozens of other sites. Follow the tips below to speed up and clean up your site. Do you use a CDN? Do you blog? Do you optimize your images? Do you pay proper homage to the Google gods? And other tricks of the SEO trade.

‘Fourth Transformation’ book: Brace for impact

Socialmedia.biz

As the authors explain, following a terrific foreword by social marketing superstar Gary Vaynerchuk, the new computing age we’re about to enter follows the eras of the mainframe, the personal computer with its graphical point-and-click interface, and the mobile device era that kicked off with the launch of the iPhone in 2007. Book review: A clear-eyed look at the mind-blowing changes in spatial computing dead ahead.

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10 Ways to Position Your Blog Above Copycats

Kikolani

It’s an exciting time to do it because so many people view YouTube each day, about 100 million on YouTube mobile , to be exact. Post a creative commons license on your content and a byline at the end. 29 Ways to Stay Creative. This is a guest post by Gabrielle Conde. So, you’re seeing your post on scraper blogs, and want to know how to avoid them outranking your content in Google?

25 Free Digital Marketing Tools for Nonprofits

Waxing UnLyrical

The life of a communications pro for a nonprofit organization is one that seems to require a daily mix of magic tricks, extreme sport level time management and creativity. Their easy search tool allows you to find just what you are looking for and their mobile app helps you multi-task image selection while waiting in line at the post office or trying to chase down the band for the event next week. Image: Kevin Bhagat via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0.

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Looking Good: Simple Ways to Create Sensational Blog Images

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Jo Gifford of Cherry Sorbet Creative. is a fantastic way to create eyecatching imagery for use on a blog, all from your mobile. I love to use Picnik , an online image editor which is currently free in premium form until April when it is fully taken over by Google Creative kit. Creative Commons search. Creative commons images are images licensed by the creators to be used with a attribution link. So, go forth and get creative!

Hahahahahaha… Truth!

SocialFish

Cool Infographic Friday] Women dominate social media [Cool Infographic Friday] The Ultimate Guide to Creative Commons [Cool Infographic Friday] Big Data Big Profits [Cool Infographic Friday] Clues to Facebook’s Future From Facebook Investing Healthcare and mobile technology. In the spirit of Cool Infographic Friday – do not do anything else until you look at these 33 Graphs That Reveal Painfully True Facts About Everyday Life. It will make your week. I promise!!

Thank you and some free books for Christmas reading

The Way of the Web

And please check before assuming that any of the works are Creative Commons licenced. ‘Insider’s Guide to Mobile: Free Edition’ by Tomi Ahonen. It’s the season of goodwill, so it seems a perfect time to say thank you to everyone that’s visited my blog, followed or message me on social networks, or kindly referred me to potential new clients.

Learning via the Social Media Game

Bare Feet Studios

It just shows you how much app and platform development continues in the sphere of online social networks and mobile options. Web and mobile updates. Mobile Texting. You can also share find photos of other’s you can use under a creative commons license. Mobile Apps. A photo-sharing social network built around mobile apps plus artsy filters.

Being Blocked from the Social Web

Justin Levy

Now I realise your not a native here so you don't want to be spending money on new and temporary contracts with mobile providers etc and the natives will have more access but. Even if you purchase a UK mobile with, say Vodafone, for example, then as soon as you leave UK jurisdiction (airspace, territory etc.) JustinRLevy.com by Justin Levy is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0

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Daring PR Professionals and the Lawyers Who Love Them: A Primer for Avoiding Legal Problems

Waxing UnLyrical

Contrary to popular belief, lawyers do not enjoy making your job harder by nixing your creative campaign ideas. Let’s explore a few common legal problems (and their solutions) so that you and your clients can stay on the right side of the law! Some content creators do post their pictures, videos and other content pursuant to a Creative Commons license. The most creative photo. Image: Ramdlon via Pixabay , Creative Commons License CC0.

My CES Gear Bag and Advice

Justin Levy

This comment was originally posted on WorkShifting [link] Sikat Greg Just got here tru my mobile browser. Can’t read your post that much coz it wasn’t properly formatted on mobile browsing. JustinRLevy.com by Justin Levy is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0

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A Little Bit About Tungle.me | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Yes, three words: mobile, social, search. JustinRLevy.com by Justin Levy is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking A Little Bit About Tungle.me Written on April 21, 2010 by Justin Levy in applications , interview 10 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed.

Inbound Marketing – Video Book Review

Justin Levy

JustinRLevy.com by Justin Levy is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Inbound Marketing – Video Book Review Written on November 3, 2009 by Justin Levy in books , google , hubspot , inbound marketing , reviews , social media , video 14 Comments - Leave a comment!

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6 Experts’ Proven Tips for Creating a Successful Blog

Writtent Blog

Creative Commons is a good place to find free ones, but be careful to observe the copyright rules, and give the artists the credit they are due. He has consistently been described as one of the world’s foremost authorities on Social Media, Internet Marketing, eCommerce and Mobile applications. It’s easy to start a blog, but it’s incredibly difficult to build an audience. 92% of marketers are currently creating custom branded content.

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[Cool Infographic Friday] Do’s and Don’ts When Meeting with a VC

SocialFish

Cool Infographic Friday] The Ultimate Guide to Creative Commons [Cool Infographic Friday] Big Data Big Profits [Please Share!] Cool Social Tools: Double The Donation Healthcare and mobile technology [Cool Infographic Friday] Women dominate social media. Two reasons I like this one. First, these are good tips no matter what idea you are pitching and to whom.

Micro Persuasion: Three Little Tips for Capturing Info Bits Quickly

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In addition, all rooms can be accessed on a mobile device via FFtoGo. They offer bookmarklets and other tools for easy flagging, a personalized RSS feed as well as mobile versions that strip down the articles down to just text for low-bandwidth reading on the go. Mobile. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 Micro Persuasion. Steve Rubel explores the impact of digital trends on business, culture, media and marketing.

How to Design a Blog to Explode Your Social Reactions: 11 Tested Tools

Writtent Blog

As Sean Work of Kissmetrics points out , slow-loading websites are just bad news all around – it’s going to decrease your SEO, and mobile users’ ability to access your content. Here are a few of our favorite resources for creating custom images: Photopin.com: Many resources for royalty-free images licensed under creative commons provide low-res options that can be difficult to use, or stiff stock photos. There’s a lot to consider when designing a blog.

All in One: Tools and Apps to Be a Blogger who Can Write, Edit, Proofread, and Create Images

Kikolani

Benefits: mobile-friendly app. Edit & Proofread: If you are full of creative and interesting ideas, that’s great. mobile app. This tool offers templates, images, and fonts, so every blogger can use his creative thinking to stand out. Don’t go to pieces: there are some sites that offer free images with creative commons license. Content is not a king of blogging. You’re a king!

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All in One: Tools and Apps to Be a Blogger who Can Write, Edit, Proofread, and Create Images

Kikolani

Benefits: mobile-friendly app. Edit & Proofread: If you are full of creative and interesting ideas, that’s great. mobile app. This tool offers templates, images, and fonts, so every blogger can use his creative thinking to stand out. Don’t go to pieces: there are some sites that offer free images with creative commons license. Content is not a king of blogging. You’re a king!