Blogosphere Trends + Using Infographics

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is like a search engine for infographics, so if you’re looking to use a graphic created by someone else (with permission or by Creative Commons and with attribution, of course), you may well find what you need here among the thousands of beautiful options that have already been created. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com , Regator for iPhone and the brand-new Regator Breaking News service for journalists and bloggers.

Monthly Trends + 10 Tips for a Flawless Linking Strategy

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This guest post is written by Kimberly Turner, cofounder of Regator. One of the most common reasons to include outbound links in your posts is to provide references for facts, or as a hat-tip to a source that brought a particular fact or story to your attention. Try allowing guest posters to include a very brief bio with links at the bottom of their guest posts and look for Creative Commons images that are free to use with attribution.

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

They should be passionate, strategic, creative, personable, intelligent, aggressive, diligent, determined, adaptable, motivated and have a sense of humor. Characteristics: unselfish, interested in people, open-minded, un-controlling and creative.