The Lowdown on Making Your Site Mobile-Friendly

Idaconcpts

It has been easy until recently to ignore the concept of mobile browsing as it did not impact a significant portion of the traffic on the internet. That notion has changed, however, with 2011 seeing a total of 20% of all web traffic coming through mobile phones. It is now vital for the success of your website to have a mobile-friendly version in place for anyone who discovers your site on their phone, especially if you are selling a product. Using Mobile Conversion Services.

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Is Your Website Prepared For Mobile Traffic?

Small Business Mavericks

One of the biggest changes in Internet use over the last two years has been the traffic coming from mobile users. And that was just Apple iPhones, you can probably triple those numbers for all mobile devices sold during the same period. David Moth has published an interesting infographic on Econsultancy related to mobile statistics for 2011 (a good example of How Infographics Can Help Improve Your Social Media Appeal ). It suggests that mobile traffic is increasing rapidly.

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Social Intranet: Open Atrium social network for internal use

Laurel Papworth

It’s based on social networking software Drupal, and is free to download: Social Intranet Open Atrium. I’ve schlepped around with Drupal for about 4 or 5 years, but am not a guru- are you? Technorati Tags: drupal , free , Online Communities , open atrium , OpenSource , social intranet , social network. White Paper: Social Networking Primed To Go Mobile (0). Online Communities social networks drupal free open atrium OpenSource social intranet social networ

Supercharge Your Sales Funnel Velocity With Content

Convince & Convert

Acquia , a SaaS company that helps organizations manage their CMS platforms, consistently offers informative webinars on Drupal, the open-source Web content platform that is the backbone of Acquia’s offering. After Drupal’s major upgrade to its eighth version last year, Acquia has been offering webinars on how to best use the new set of Drupal tools—a great example of lead nourishment, even if it’s a bit technical for this humble marketer.

How Distributed Content Can Help Control Social Messaging

Waxing UnLyrical

Facebook Instant Articles lets publishers distribute articles to the Facebook mobile app that load and display faster than the mobile web. 40 percent of mobile devices in the U.S. Like IA, there are WordPress and Drupal plugins that can help to convert your web content to News Publisher format as well. Guest Post by Jim Dougherty. What is distributed content and why should you know about it?

Best Responsive Web Design To Boost Your Online Business

Kikolani

With Google taking mobile-friendliness to another level, you cannot think of a successful SEO strategy without best responsive web design. Despite the onset of best responsive web design tech many years ago, a considerable percentage of websites continue to have two versions – desktop and mobile. Thus, Google is likely to demote your site if you have different versions for desktop and mobile. Mobile Behavior. Importance of Mobile.

A Brief History of the Evolution of Social Technology

Social Media Marketing

Use of emails and phones has become a mobile endeavor that is no longer tied to the home- or office landline and stationary computer. As a result, a good many businesses are now built around primarily the aspect of promoting other businesses through social media (and especially mobile social media) applications. Case Study: Egypt and Tunisia Mobile devices in conjunction with social media are also credited with influencing national politics.

Improve your Google search results today

Socialmedia.biz

Click me: Bing Webmaster Tools and Google Webmasters — also, if you don’t have an SEO tool for your site, look into Yoast SEO for Drupal or Yoast SEO for WordPress. If your site isn’t mobile native or friendly, you’ll face a tax! And, even then, you need to learn about how to make your slow-ass database-backed websites, your WordPress or Drupal or whatever site, faster through caching. Photo by Oriol Lladó / Creative Commons BY NC ND.

Improve your Google search results today

Socialmedia.biz

Click me: Bing Webmaster Tools and Google Webmasters — also, if you don’t have an SEO tool for your site, look into Yoast SEO for Drupal or Yoast SEO for WordPress. If your site isn’t mobile native or friendly, you’ll face a tax! And, even then, you need to learn about how to make your slow-ass database-backed websites, your WordPress or Drupal or whatever site, faster through caching. Photo by Oriol Lladó / Creative Commons BY NC ND.

Top 10 reasons to use WordPress [Beginner’s Guide]

BeingOptimist

There are many open source platforms such as WordPress , Joomla, Drupal , and Magento and it is very confusing for the beginners to decide which CMS to use for their blog or website. Mobile Friendly. Due to the latest algorithm update of Google, it is penalizing and not giving rank to that website which is not mobile friendly. If you go with WordPress, you won’t face an issue related to responsiveness because WordPress is already a mobile-friendly CMS.

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. Drupal. Web and mobile updates. Mobile Texting. Mobile Apps. A photo-sharing social network built around mobile apps plus artsy filters. Tomorrow I am working with an esteemed group of coral reef scientists here in Hawaii to illustrate various ways to use social media.

Nurture Your Pinterest Audience With These Fabulous Tools

The Social Media Hat

75% of Pinterest Usage Takes Place On Mobile. If you're using Drupal, you can add an image field of your own and simply edit your theme's CSS to hide that field with display:none. Note that if you're like most Pinterest users, you may be spending most of your time using Pinterest from mobile. Buffer has a mobile app but doesn't support Pinterest on it. Social Media Nurture Your Pinterest Audience With These Fabulous Tools.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Key Takeaways from #SMAZ

Kikolani

WordPress, Joomlan, and Drupal : Which one is the best? The four core digital strategies that should be used together: local, mobile, social, and search. Why mobile optimization is important: 50% of interactions with websites will happen on smartphones. This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, key takeaways from Social Media AZ, and jumping otters on kikolani.com. The Resources Mashup.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

If you have blog content on other platforms including WordPress.com, Blogger, Drupal, Joomla, or other blogging platforms, then you might want to consider importing it into your new WordPress site. Mobile Blogging – How to Make Your WordPress Blog Smartphone Ready. One question I get asked often is how to start a blog.

eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Interestingly, some faculties have implemented and manage their own VLEs which are more dynamic, more concerned with learning experiences and are publicly-licensed products (eg.LRN , Moodle , Plone , Drupal , Sakai ). This applies not just to software for personal computers, but also for mobile PDAs. If an individual has enough server space available, with the right software facilities in place, plone or Drupal could be installed and employed as a PLE.

Dear Blog Comment Spammer: I Think Your Comment Spam Tool is Broken

Bill Hartzer

Drupal. quick|fast} your blog loaded on my {mobile|cell. Dear Blog Comment Spammer, who just left a comment on one of my recent blog posts: I think whatever software tool or script that you are using is broken. Or, you simply you are so dumb that you do not know how to use it properly. Whatever the reason, you should have noticed that none of the blog comments that are left on my blog actually allow outgoing links to websites.

Blog Comment Spammer Leaves Comment. Forgets to Spin the Content.

Bill Hartzer

I’m {looking|planning|going} to start my own blog {in the near future|soon} but I’m having a {tough|difficult|hard} time {making a decision|selecting|choosing|deciding} between BlogEngine/Wordpress/B2evolution and Drupal. I’m {shocked|amazed|surprised} at how {quick|fast} your blog loaded on my {mobile|cell phone|phone}. When you have a fairly popular blog, you have to deal with comment spammers.

The Ultimate List of Social Media Acronyms and Abbreviations

Hootsuite

SoLoMo: Social, Local, Mobile. Social, local, mobile describes the convergence of mobile and locally targeted social media marketing that’s grown in popularity thanks to geo-location technology. Popular content management systems include WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal.

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