3 killer ways to create & curate social content

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Chris Dlugosz / Creative Commons BY. Your email newsletter: If you send a monthly newsletter, the content in it doesn’t all have to be sourced from your blog. Attract customers by building a relationship with your audience.

Content Marketing is More Than Just Blogging

Firebelly

Some basic content concepts: Written word: White papers, ebooks, newsletters, electronic magazines, online articles, print books — you name it. Content marketing is about more than just blogging.

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Adding More Value Around Here

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Adding More Value Around Here Written on December 7, 2009 by Justin Levy in announcements , communications , connectiondrive 14 Comments - Leave a comment!

Fans, Followers, or Subscribers: Which Are Better For Brands.

Pamorama

Feature winners of Facebook competitions in your e-mail newsletter. Include LIKE and FOLLOW buttons in e-mail newsletters and promotions. Include links to your Twitter and Facebook pages in e-mail newsletters. All content on pamorama is licensed under Creative Commons

8 creative ways to use customer feedback to improve your business

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Lindsay Bremner / Creative Commons BY. Conversely, once you find your detractors, figure out commonalities amongst this audience to see if you can turn them into promoters, or at least minimize the possible damage they might do to your business with negative word of mouth.

KCNN: Principles Module

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Best practices in nurturing leads into sales

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jasonwoodhead23 / Creative Commons BY. The most common way to lose sales is through lack of data tracking. Are you analyzing and optimizing your sales pipeline?

Content marketing: feeling ripped off?

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Official Creative Commons logo. Click here to start to receive my newsletter. Your content marketing program is taking off. You’ve spent the time, resources and effort required to develop original, compelling stories, videos, podcasts and photographs and it’s starting to pay off in terms of website traffic, enhanced reputation and sales enquiries. Good for you. Then you notice that someone, a competitor even, is ripping you off!

Social Media Community Manager's Management

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Content Curation: Why Is The Content Curator The Key Emerging Online Editorial Role Of The Future?

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It is not a commonly defined role on any ebusiness teams. read more posted by Elia Lombardi on Wednesday, January 20 2010, updated on Saturday, April 24 2010 This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License.

Benefits of Online Reputation Management - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You | chrisbrogan.com

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Newsletters. Get the entire series by subscribing to this blog , and subscribe to my free newsletter here. All contents Creative Commons licensed. chrisbrogan.com. Covering social media business strategy and personal power. About. Speaking. Rockstars. Subscribe. Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You. May 19, 2008. LinkedIn is a professional network built around one’s employment capabilities.

How to Promote Your Content Across Owned, Earned, and Paid Media

Convince & Convert

You’ll also want to email a link to your list (sometimes in a larger newsletter). If your content has visual elements, consider licensing them with creative commons and/or making them easy to embed.

An Easy Way to Decrease Your Unsubscribe Rate

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Frustrated with unsubscribes on your newsletter? Most of the metrics associated with our newsletters are fun to watch. Image by Bruce Berrien, licensed under Creative Commons. This post is about the specific tactic Ana uses to drastically cut unsubscribe rates to her newsletter. Since you’re active in the world of blogging about blogging , you already know: How to Drastically Increase Subscriber Numbers to Your Email Newsletter.

Online Content Curation: The Key To Building Visibility, Authority And Value

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With so many companies producing new content - and disseminating that content via blogs , email newsletters , media outlets, video channels, podcasts , and social networks - prospects are drowning in a sea of information overload.

Five Social Media Trends To Watch in 2011

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Home About Archives How To Pitch SME Newsletter SME-TV Speaking Work With Me Five Social Media Trends for 2011 November 16, 2010 · View Comments Share Where is social media headed? 502.509.4763 (4SME) jason{at}socialmediaexplorer.com Get The Newsletter!

6 Laws Every Blogger Needs to Obey so they Don’t Get Sued

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Use Creative Common images: Another great source to look for free images is to visit the Creative Commons photos on Flickr. These photos do not have copyright restrictions, but are usually based upon a few Creative Common attributes, like “share,” “modify,” or “non-commercial use.” For example, they don’t want to share their email address with an email newsletter provider because they’re afraid it will be sold to a handful of marketers.

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

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There are blogs that release their content under Creative Commons licensing which basically means that you can repost it if you give them credit, but be absolutely 100% certain that is the case before republishing something. As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve.

100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media | chrisbrogan.com

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Newsletters. Email newsletters with some links to your blog makes for an effective outpost, especially if your audience isn’t especially blog savvy. Get the entire series by subscribing to this blog , and subscribe to my free newsletter here. I think a lot of this is just good common sense — respect, energy, veracity and not just good communicating, but good *listening* skills should be at the heart of any social media or branding strategy. chrisbrogan.com.

Case Study: An Experiment with Short Form Content

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The image was a creative commons licensed photo, and I toyed with the idea of adding the photo to the original post as an update – but as I pondered it, I wondered if maybe it was an opportunity to do something a little different.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

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Flickr Creative Commons Search This is my go-to source for photos for the blog and presentations. Flowtown allows you to take email addresses (like the people subscribed to my newsletter) and determine in which social networks they are active.

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Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 6: The Tools Universe

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What has Social Media Network done to us

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PB173: How to Use Quotes in Your Blog Content Legally and Ethically

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In fact, I would say probably 10, 15, 20% of my blog posts usually started with me bouncing off the idea that someone else had started on their blog, so it was very common for bloggers to be linking to one another and quoting one another in the early days.

The 3 Essential Components to My Online Publishing Business: Blogging, Social, and Email

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Image by Phillip C, licensed under Creative Commons. For example, when someone signs up to our newsletter on dPS they get an email shortly after that tells them about our social media accounts. As bloggers, we’re always under time pressure to do more.

Using the 'Steal-O-Meter' to Gauge if Stories Steal or Promote

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Bottom Line: This common journalistic practice of repeating a story told elsewhere -- but with credit -- still doesnt fly for doing anything original. Fair enough, though the image was reused under a Creative Commons remix license.

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Your Ultimate Guide to Creating Amazing Content that Draws Readers Into Your Blog

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For instance, “ How do you keep yourself fresh, inspired and creative as a blogger? ”. but also look out for common spelling mistakes. Lots of kind artists put their creations (photos, illustrations, etc) onto Flickr, where you can browse for images licensed under “Creative Commons.”

How to Create Maximum Content with Minimal Hassles

Convince & Convert

As Managing Editor, Jess masterminds Convince & Convert’s major content channels, which include its podcasts, email newsletters, and the blog. And finally, it includes our daily email newsletter. Another thing that is common is that they just want to be in the game.

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Coca-Cola's Happiness Machine | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Coca-Cola’s Happiness Machine Written on January 20, 2010 by Justin Levy in social media , video 28 Comments - Leave a comment!

191: Tools for Creating Great Visual Content for Your Blog

ProBlogger

Peg: If you are an Adobe Photoshop user, it’s part of the creative cloud. I guess the other option that some people go for and I’d love to hear your opinion on it is such like Flickr or 500 Pixels where they’ve got creative commons photos that you can either embed or use as well. I used to get tons of photos from Flickr but my fear was you can go and change the settings on photos and change the creative commons license.

15 Blogger Resources Not Previously Featured on ProBlogger

ProBlogger

A very simple newsletter tool you can use for free. If you’ve ever wanted to charge your readers for a newsletter subscription, but lacked the technical set-up know-how, TinyLetter is as simple as they come. A shortcut for finding, resizing and using Flickr Creative Commons images.

Facebook Marketing: Now Available! | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Facebook Marketing: Now Available! JustinRLevy.com by Justin Levy is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0

A Simple Thank You

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking A Simple Thank You Written on December 8, 2009 by Justin Levy in justinlevy , miscellaneous 5 Comments - Leave a comment!

The Bamboo Project Blog

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Most organizations still see blogs as a way to push their content to learners, which to my mind makes blogs simply a multimedia e-newsletter. Create common meta language to provide semantic meaning to various forms of learning. Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0

Making Lemonade

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Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Making Lemonade Written on November 30, 2009 by Justin Levy in documentary , video 14 Comments - Leave a comment! link] Jobsonica Are you forced to be creative with your own life?

191: Tools for Creating Great Visual Content for Your Blog

ProBlogger

Peg: If you are an Adobe Photoshop user, it’s part of the creative cloud. I guess the other option that some people go for and I’d love to hear your opinion on it is such like Flickr or 500 Pixels where they’ve got creative commons photos that you can either embed or use as well. I used to get tons of photos from Flickr but my fear was you can go and change the settings on photos and change the creative commons license.

Rework – Video Book Review

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Rework – Video Book Review Written on August 1, 2010 by Justin Levy in books , reviews , video 2 Comments - Leave a comment!

Understanding How Google Works [Infographic]

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Understanding How Google Works [Infographic] Written on July 8, 2010 by Justin Levy in google , infographic 0 Comments - Leave a comment!

Inside Larry & Sergey's Brain [Book Review]

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Inside Larry & Sergey’s Brain [Book Review] Written on June 30, 2010 by Justin Levy in books , google , reviews , video 0 Comments - Leave a comment!