Google Buys Illegal +.com Domain Name on Domain Aftermarket

Bill Hartzer

Google , in an effort to protect their interests in their new Google+ Plus social network, has recently acquired the International Domain Name (IDN) [b]+.com[/b], com) is an illegal domain name–the domain name violates IDNA2008, as published by IETF. com domain name cannot be renewed, and technically speaking, IDNs are not allowed on the.com TLD. com domain name. Domain Names

217: 4 Things to Consider When Choosing a Domain Name

ProBlogger

4 Things to Consider When Choosing a Domain Name for Your Blog. Today I’m talking about what to consider when naming your blog and choosing a domain name for it. I’ll share four things to consider when choosing a domain name. Domain names have an impact on SEO.). I’ll also talk about legal implications of choosing a domain name, because it’s important to stay within the law.

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Facebook Sues Over Massive Cybersquatting Attack on Its Brand

Bill Hartzer

Facebook , the social network, has filed a lawsuit in the Northern District of California, claiming trademark infringement. et al&# , involves a lot of domain names, which are essentially “typos&# and other names that closely related to the Facebook.com domain name. Domain NamesThe case, “Facebook, Inc. Cyber2Media, Inc.

Facebook Page – get your own Facebook URL name

Laurel Papworth

You can also add URL names for Applications, not just Pages. Make sure you spell your brand name correctly. Facebook.com/ KyleMinogue has 200,000+ fans but her name is spelt KYLIE Minogue. Facebook Page – get your own Facebook URL name is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Technorati Tags: Domain , Facebook , name , page , url , username. Social Currency: What am I worth? (8).

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How To: Make Your Links Do Follow Links in Google Plus

Bill Hartzer

com Domain Name. Social Media Marketing Social NetworkingHere is a nifty, simple search engine optimization trick that I bet you didn’t know. There is actually a way to make sure that the links you post in Google+ are considered to be “do follow” links.

Spring Cleaning For Your Blog – How A Little Work Can Drive Search Engine And Social Media Traffic

SocMed Sean

Remember, the more you clean up those old posts the more they will pay you back with increased search engine traffic or organic traffic from social networks like Twitter and Facebook. If you have changed your permalink structure or your domain name, you might even have some old links out there that need fixing because they point to the old URLs.If Blogs Featured Social Media Tech best practices blog social media social networking tips usability wordpress

auDA misuse of power?

Laurel Papworth

I’d had shocking service from Optus (the guy told me “yeah I know how to fix it but I’m not going to tell you&# ) and was in the mood to shine some social media spotlight on to poor customer service in Australia. There is no Optus branding, my site aggregates all discussions re: Optus on social networking sites. because auDA hide behind “no phishing, no typo&# rulings to stamp out aggressively any anti-sentiment in play in the social spaces online.

Hitler Downfall: Constantine Film vs The World

Laurel Papworth

domain name and then immediately offered it for sale. The Australian domain name administration, auDA, is now publishing on its web site a list of existing.au domain names for which registration is about to expire, enabling anyone interested to try an secure a sought-after domain as soon as it becomes available: but the list includes names that auDA has already banned!

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24 Tools Every Social Media Manager Should Use

Visually SM

Social media tools are essential for a smart business to manage important channels in their Digital Marketing routine. In this day-to-day task, a social media manager has a million balls to juggle at once, so using that direct line of communication effectively can be a major achievement.

Fetching Friday – 21 Marketing Links

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Top 10 Domain Name Suggestion Tools: Create a Catchy Domain Name with Ease – What makes a great domain name great? How do you find a catchy domain name that’s available? Top 10 Domain Name Suggestion Tools to the rescue. Social Media / Social Networking.

Why Bing And Yahoo! Still Matter

Small Business Mavericks

You can push your Bing rankings higher if you have a strong Facebook network and promote your links to your Facebook friends. Google has its own social network with Google+. however, seems to be more interested in domain names with age. Google likes aged domains as well, but with over 200 ranking algorithms any one ranking factor is going to have less influence on its own. Google might have the lion’s share of the search market , but Bing and Yahoo!

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Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « TODAY: The UN International Day Against Torture Improve Organizational Efficiency via Social Media-Part I » Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress Posted by Anne Herngaard Jun 28th, 2010 Tweet I have previously written about the advantages of running a company blog and some of the strategic considerations to make to get you on the right track.

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Does Buying Facebook Likes Help Search Engine Rankings?

Bill Hartzer

Note that my domain name, LinkEarning.com , even though it has a small one-page website, has not really been developed. On 8/31/13 10:49 PM, “Nick Grey” wrote: Hello, My name is Nick Grey, and I am a professional social media manager. In todays world, interaction between companies and their potential and existing customers is carried out through social media. So, in my professional opinion, social signals will “count more” over time.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & The Future of Google Author Rank

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. How to Generate More Leads With Your Blog: 5 Tips – Learn how businesses with top marketing blogs generate leads with social media and content marketing. Do you wonder if your blog is optimized for social media conversions? Social Media / Social Networking.

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Are You a Digital Landowner or Sharecropper?

Waxing UnLyrical

Social networks are great for business. It is understandable, then, why business owners are flocking to set up shop on social networks and sometimes forgoing the building their own websites in favor of a social network presence. When MySpace launched, it was full of promise, Many people, businesses, and artists flocked to it, creating pages and in some cases, taking down their websites and pointing their domain names to their MySpace page.

The People Database: Turn Your Social Audience into Leads

Oktopost

Did you know that social media has a significant impact on your lead generation? Untapped potential buyers are hanging out on social where you can reach, engage, and, eventually, convert them. Audience and engagement data is siloed between networks and disconnected from your marketing stack. That’s exactly why we built Oktopost – to help marketers determine what social content drives pipeline growth and turn their social audience into leads.

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5 Ways to Build Online Authority Using Content Marketing - A Guest Post By Paul Chaney

Diva Marketing Blog

He’s written four books that cover the topics of business blogging, social media marketing, and social commerce, the most notable of which is entitled "The Digital Handshake: Seven Proven Strategies to Grow Your Business Using Social Media," published by John Wiley and Sons in 2009. Just as you would not construct your house on rented land, you wouldn’t want to build your online authority on digital real estate that you don't own, such as a social network.

Fetching Friday – 20 Marketing Links & Sad Cat Diary

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Today’s SEO is about earning recognition, social spread, and backlinks. How to Choose a Memorable Domain Name for an Authority Internet Business – In this edition of the AIB case study, we’ll go over how to choose a domain name. Social Media / Social Networking.

How to Create Traffic Generating Content

Kikolani

Mind that this report only works for URL (not domain report). When searching for the domain name, proceed to “Tree view” section. There click “Filters” and under “Domain position for a keyword” select from “10” to “20” This will show you which keywords your site is currently ranking for on page two of Google SERPs. Just navigate to “Top pages” after searching for a domain name: 5.

How To See Analytics on Google+ Posts

Bill Hartzer

Whenever you make a post on the Google+ social network, or you share something, it is always helpful to see how your post did or how it is doing. com Domain Name. Google Halts Image Saving On Their Social Network. Social Media Social Media Marketing You want to see if the post you made was useful to others in your Google+ circles.

How to Make Money from Your Social Media Influence

Bill Hartzer

And, of course, you pay the $47 dollars, spend a few hours reading through everything, getting it set up properly (perhaps even creating websites after registering countless numbers of domain names) and then nothing. I have news for you: you’re not using your online social media influence as you should be. Make money on the internet by building up your social media influence. Build your own private social network by networking online with others.

The Complete Solo Build It! Review - An Insider’s Perspective

The Social Media Hat

She wanted some basic guidance on how to use social networks, and which she should be using. If it were me, I could use professional interests like social media and blogging, or more personal interests like Star Wars. If you knew that your idea for a business was going to be a success, then by all means, grab a domain and start building that beautiful website. I know people who spend that much on their domain names and hosting alone.

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About.Me: A Good Starting Place On The Web? | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

I’ve always been a proponent of your own domain name. You can link to your Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, and other social sites around the Web from your About.Me domain names don’t typically do well in the search engines. But you can drive traffic to your profile page from your active social networks, which makes it a worthwhile starting place if you are just getting involved in Internet marketing. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Fetching Friday – 20 Marketing Links

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. These brands have a “YouTube Creator Playbook” mentality when it comes to publishing content, using the proper SEO, implementing strong social media practices, and more. Social Media / Social Networking.

5 Tips for Making a Consistent Social Media Marketing Effort

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « What To Include In a Social Media Policy Youtube Makes Interactive Gallery » 5 Tips for Making a Consistent Social Media Effort Posted by Marlene Friis Sep 7th, 2010 Tweet In our time of social media networks, it is rather common that companies establish an identity on Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin etc. These steps will help you to portray a consistent social media identity.

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Analysis of Five Top Blogs and What You Can Learn from Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Industry News > Analysis of Five Top Blogs and What You Can Learn from Them Analysis of Five Top Blogs and What You Can Learn from Them by Tamar Weinberg on July 1, 2010 Share Inspired by my recent post on How Young is Too Young? , Their domain name Their post type – length, frequency and value. I also realized that having a custom domain name is a must for a blog.

How to Find Content for Your Blog

Bill Hartzer

social media. – social networking. – social network. – domain names. Social media, social networking, and simply “social network&# could fall into one category, and I might also use related keywords such as “Twitter, Facebook, etc.) I invest in domain names, and am interested in domain name issues, so I actually like to see what’s going on in the domain world.

5 Ways to Build Online Authority Using Content Marketing - A Guest Post By Paul Chaney

Diva Marketing Blog

He’s written four books that cover the topics of business blogging, social media marketing, and social commerce, the most notable of which is entitled "The Digital Handshake: Seven Proven Strategies to Grow Your Business Using Social Media," published by John Wiley and Sons in 2009. Just as you would not construct your house on rented land, you wouldn’t want to build your online authority on digital real estate that you don't own, such as a social network.

6 Tools That Help Bloggers Manage and Monitor Their Online Reputation

Kikolani

There are many social media channels where people can spread unbased opinions about others, tag inappropiate photos, and otherwise mess with your reputation. As a blogger, your name stands for the quality and authenticity of your posts, apart from your personal and professional interest in having a “clean and positive” online reputation. Get notified whenever your name or email address get mentioned publicly on the web. This is a guest post by Per Schmitz.

Community Bootstrapping: Tools & Strategies To Build A Community.

Jason Yormark

Step 1: Hit The Big Three (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) It’s no secret that social networking is all the rage, so it doesn’t take a genius to point out that you need to start there. I’m sure many digital marketers will tell you that there are hundreds of 2nd tier social networks that exist that you should consider, but the fact is, this post is about people or businesses on a budget, and while using these networks don’t cost money, they do cost time.

5 Things To Completely Revamp And Improve Your Digital Marketing

Kikolani

If you have not created a website yet, you could create one with a domain name that has your local area’s name in it. For example, if your business is in Jacksonville, Florida, you could name your domain as zeolearn.com. To get a good idea of why website translation is so important just look at the social networking websites. Make sure you translate your blog posts too when posting them on social networking websites in addition to your website.

4 Steps to Segment Social Media Traffic in Google Analytics

Idaconcpts

Given the rise of social media, a common question by newbies to Google Analytics is how to track their social media referrals. While Facebook and Twitter are common to any list, you need to think carefully about which social networks to include. Instead of using the domain names or URLs of the most popular social sites (e.g. Step 3: Test and name your segment. It would make sense to name this segment “Twitter&#.

The Importance of Social Media in a Successful Marketing Campaign

Kikolani

One would have to be blind not to see that social media networks have been some of the most successful performers on the Internet in the last few years. With the combined technologies of high-speed Internet, cheaper laptops, and now the advent of smartphones, it is much easier for the average person to become involved with social media sites. By taking full advantage of all the benefits social media has to offer, a company can expect to achieve three things.

Search Engine Optimization and Network Marketing: How to Get More Leads

Bill Hartzer

I had an interesting conversation over the weekend with Marvin, who called me to discuss Network Marketing. Somehow we had become connected through Facebook or another social networking website and he thought that since we were tagged as being friends online he believed that that gave him permission to call me and try to sell me something. In other words, your website would be a lead generation tool, whereas the network marketing company is “giving you&# a free website.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

It is also great for socializing and building your own community. First a list of sites where you can create a blog online, on another company’s site (even if you use your own domain): WordPress.com (hosted WordPress; in contrast, we will be discussing installing your own WordPress); Blogger.com ; Tumblr.com (discussed a bit, above); and. This includes the following steps: Choosing a domain name; Registering that domain; and. You register the domain.

Prepare Your Website for Geolocation with WordPress

Kikolani

When you consider all that needs to be done before you can launch your website – completing keyword research, creating branding and messaging, purchasing a domain name and mapping website architecture, it is vital to use a hosting platform that is easy to maintain and update. Geolocation is the latest craze in the social media world and your blog or business should cash in on it immediately. 8 Ways Businesses Should Use Social Media. Social Media

A Step by Step Guide to Fixing Any Google Penalty

Kikolani

Several online portals help the clients by providing the information, some of which are: Open Site Explorer: You can visit the official website and after filling in the correct domain name you can acquire the details of websites who back link to your web portal by clicking on the ‘Advanced Reports’ tab followed by ‘Links that come from: External linking page’ and then click export. Social networking website URL if any.

How to Set Your Facebook Privacy Settings If You Don't Want Your.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to Set Your Facebook Privacy Settings If You Don’t Want Your Personal Profile Searchable Why would you want to do this? Just click “Remove Admin&# next to your name to remove your personal profile’s connection to the page. This post was mentioned on Twitter by AK Stout and AK Stout, Saying It Social.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Timelapse from Outer Space

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, business, freelancing, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. How To Use Memes to Build EASY Backlinks & Traffic – What if I were to tell you that there’s a simple strategy that you can follow to achieve all of these objectives, an easy formula where all you have to do is fill in the blanks, and watch the backlinks and social media traffic roll in?

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain. While WordPress.com, Blogger, Tumblr, and other platforms are great, there is nothing like having full control of the design and functionality – something you will only get if you are running WordPress from your own domain. Choosing a Domain Name.