Social Bookmarking and PR: Making Friends and Influencing People
SEPTEMBER 6, 2012
If you belong, like me, to a generation that considers it normal to actually have met most of your friends in the flesh you may be a little wary of all things techie; especially techie things which involve the word “social.”. That doesn’t mean all things social should be overlooked for any business and, as we all know, if you’ve no web presence these days, you don’t exist.
Know About Social Bookmarking Sites - Social Media
Social Media Network Marketing
JANUARY 1, 2011
In the online world of Social Media we have the well known sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and so on. Social Bookmarking sites are handy at two levels. At another level they enable better SEO [Search Engine Optimization]. There are various sites that enable Social Bookmarking. What happens at Social Bookmarking sites: At initial level you start off by registering like you would at any other Social site. How do you do Social Bookmarking: There are a couple of ways in which you can do bookmarking.
How to Get Found Where Your Buyers are Looking: Web Presence Optimization
JUNE 11, 2013
It starts with a well-optimized website of course, but there’s much more to it than that; a website isn’t the only way to show up in a search, and traditional search engines aren’t the only online tools that buyers are using to learn about products and services. Creates backlinks (at least in the case of do-follow sites ) that help your website rank more highly in the search engines.
How Social Media Helped Get Top Search Engine Rankings with 2 Hours
AUGUST 31, 2011
Today, I performed a really simple test to see if Likes from social media type websites could contribute to a top search engine ranking in the search engines. Granted, there are a lot of various factors here to take into account–but after analyzing the results, it appears that social media “likes contribute a lot when it comes to search engine rankings.
What's The Best Discovery Engine? | Small Business Mavericks
Small Business Mavericks
MARCH 17, 2011
» What’s The Best Discovery Engine? Until Bing called itself a “decision engine, not many people had heard that term. And I’d wager to say the same thing about “discovery engine, though I like that term. Social bookmarking has become a very popular way for many people to find new websites. About Us What’s a Maverick?
Social Bookmarking For Enterprise Knowledge Management | Intelligent Agent
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JULY 22, 2008
Social Bookmarking For Enterprise Knowledge Management. Filed under: blinklist , bluedot , cogenz , connectbeam , delicious , diigo , furl , knowledge_management , magnolia , shadows , simpy , social_bookmarking — Robert Berkman @ 3:05 pm. Social Bookmarking as a Knowledge Management Strategyâ?? On April 15th, one month from today, as an experiment on this blog, I will share that full article, which also contains a detailed feature comparison chart of both fee-based and free social bookmarking vendors and sites here on Intelligent Agent.
Half the SEO Techniques Used 5 Years Ago Are Now Spam
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
The search engine optimization industry has changed. Did you know that half of the search engine optimization techniques that were used only 5 years ago (maybe even 3 years ago) are now considered to be spam? I’m still amazed that so-called SEO firms are sending out UCE Spam (unsolicited commercial email) spam advertising their SEO services for higher search engine rankings.
Be Careful When Choosing an SEO for Google Panda or Penguin Recovery
JULY 31, 2013
I think the title of this post, “be careful when choosing an SEO” (search engine optimization) professional really says it all. Dear Site Owner, A while ago, the task search engines were accomplishing was to deliver a result page matching the keywords in the query box. Search Engine Optimization So what’s the problem? Date: Wednesday, July 31, 2013 7:23 AM.
Mopsos - Social bookmarking as a core knowledge sharing approach for companies
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
You are here: Home > November 2007 > Friday 30 > Social bookmarking as a core knowledge sharing approach for companies. Social bookmarking as a core knowledge sharing approach for companies. Yesterday, together with my colleague Ricardo Sueiras of PwC UK, we had a demo of Connectbeam the entreprise social bookmarking appliance. Connectbeam is an enterprise social networking tool using shared bookmarks and tags as a way to connect people. 2 integration with search engines. 3 Integration of external bookmarks. Mopsos.
31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010
JANUARY 24, 2011
Supplement your email list with your contacts’ social network info? Find out if the username or vanity URL you want is still available across dozens of social sites? Display a feed of brand-related comments from a variety of social networks on your website? Search for a brand name or keyword across all of the most popular social networks at once? Create animations?
How NOT to Build Links to Your Website: Courtesy of American Express
MAY 11, 2012
As a courtesy and value-added service, American Express is building links and doing search engine optimization for many of their small business clients. Through a division called “ American Express Market 3D “, American Express is doing Inbound Link Building, Social Bookmarking, and General Directory Submissions. link building Search Engine Optimization
How Much of Your Traffic “Should” Come from Search?
JULY 2, 2012
Also, the positive trust effect built up over time with the search engines can eventually be overwhelmed by the impact of brand strength. A final factor is social sharing. Again, this has mixed results in terms of traffic proportions, as it increases referral traffic (specifically from social networking and social bookmarking sites). Website age.
Search Engine Optimization: Why We Still Need Meta Tags
MARCH 3, 2010
Recently, there has been a lot of debate in the search engine marketing community about some of the more simple or basic elements of search engine optimization, a web page's meta tags. Combined with the title tag, I still believe that as online marketers we absolutely need to make sure that we continue to populate these meta tags correctly and appopriately on all pages of our websites or our clients' websites even though some search engines do not use certain tags for ranking purposes. The search engines did not look at the content of the entire web page.
Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 5, 2011
Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), also gathering intelligence via their rankings on top social sites and by stumbling upon new items in my feed reader. Social Media (and Beyond): Small Business. Enjoy! Twitter.
Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?
OCTOBER 4, 2013
In order to help you decide, I have compiled a list of the most popular and effective social media channels at your disposal today. I will be following up with an in-depth detailed blog about each social media channel in the coming weeks. Social media may be free, but think about the value of your time! Many people lose their business focus while becoming social.
Do Not Rely on a Bot to Do Your Online Marketing and SEO
APRIL 27, 2013
Whatever you do, don’t rely on a bot (a robot) to handle your online marketing and SEO (Search Engine Optimization). Now, when you do just about anything that’s automated, it’s consider spam, and can get your website banned from the search engine listings. Email us back if you would like us to rank your website on major search engines like google, bing and yahoo.
7 Steps to Successful Content Marketing [Infographic]
NOVEMBER 30, 2013
Ultimately they reward you by purchasing your products, recommending them to friends via social media channels and word-of-mouth, and acting as brand ambassadors. A strategic, well-researched content marketing strategy will help you create content that resonates with your target market while increasing engagement, social shares, and the size of your audience. The result? Research.
Feature Friday: How to Increase Web Traffic
MARCH 17, 2011
Use search engines. You can either buy ads from search engines, which might be costly, or go for traditional search engine traffic generation. While thinking about generating traffic through search engines, you have to think about using keywords or must learn how they work first. The entire work and services of search engines can be laid down to keywords and keyphrases.
Why Social Media Is So Important for Your Business in 2014
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
Social media networks were a novelty 5 years ago, but today their importance is no longer debated. Yes, businesses have definitely realized the power of social media and accepted that social media marketing has to be part of their marketing and PR mix. 89% of marketers stated that increased exposure was the number one benefit of social media marketing. Increased traffic.
How I Use Delicious | Justin Levy
JULY 28, 2009
Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking How I Use Delicious Written on July 28, 2009 by Justin Levy in delicious , social bookmarking , social media 9 Comments - Leave a comment! Recently I’ve been asked a lot more about social bookmarking and the way in which I use it. Do you find it useful?
SEO Mega-Checklist: 75 steps to increased visibility for your site (infographic)
JUNE 20, 2016
Almost nobody knows everything about how SEO (search engine optimization) really works. To help address this issue, we’ve put together a checklist of 75+ actionable On-page & Off-page SEO strategies that, if incorporated correctly, can improve your site’s ranking in the search engine results. It is important to be consistent on search engines. Show, don’t tell!
Is It Safe to Pay a Bookmarking Site to Remove Links with PayPal?
JULY 17, 2014
These links are typically on social bookmarking sites and “directories” who will accept any and all links that are placed there. Is It Safe to Pay a Bookmarking Site to Remove Links with PayPal? link building Search Engine Optimization That’s actually a great question. So, I decided to go ahead and answer that question. Thanks for understanding, Bibi.
SEO Your YouTube Videos in 10 Steps
JUNE 22, 2012
In this article we are going to have a look at the various strategies and tactics that will help you rank your YouTube videos inside the YouTube video search engine. YouTube is the second-largest search engine in the world, according to Alexa.com. Encourage other social signals. Search Engine Optimization video search YoutubeUse a suitable video filename. ” 8.
Your Social Media and SEO Game Plan for 2012
JANUARY 23, 2012
Google has started giving social media a lot of importance. It rewards sites that incorporate the core SEO principles and social media strategies by ranking them on page one and keeping them there. So if you think you got away without incorporating social media to rank on Google, you’d better make the change now or you may be surprised. Incorporating social media into SEO. You really have to incorporate social media into your SEO efforts to rank and stay on page one. Bookmark your main site, and sub-pages at social bookmarking sites.
11 Ways I Diversified Traffic Sources for My Blogs to Become Less Reliant Upon Google [With a Surprising Twist]
NOVEMBER 27, 2013
All of the above also contributed to a growth in search engine rankings. Social Bookmarking. Back in 2004/5 social bookmarking sites were just starting to hit the scene. Social Networking. At the time as there were so few social networks this was largely done through commenting on other people’s blogs and email. Starting a Newsletter. Events.
Maximize Your Online Visibility: The Web Presence Optimization (WPO) Framework
OCTOBER 29, 2012
It also requires an active presence and network of relationships in social media, coverage in industry press, and carefully targeted online advertising to be where your prospective buyers are looking, when they are looking. But it may also be sent to specific journalists and bloggers, who need to be followed up with, shared socially, and have any questions or comments responded to.
How to Optimize for “Direct” Website Traffic
AUGUST 22, 2012
One of the most valuable features of Google Analytics is the ability to drill into detail on traffic sources; not just how much traffic came from search or social media, but how much came from each specific search engine or social networking site. Social media: social networking and content sharing also builds brand awareness and credibility. Vendors. Investors.
How To Launch and Maintain Successful Link Building
JANUARY 4, 2012
Compliment this with social bookmarking submissions (again, available through LinkVana) and press release distribution via various press release hubs, and you have a link building strategy. If you’ve read any SEO resource out there, the same thing crops up again and again: if you want results in search then you need to be engaged in a link building campaign.
BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business
FEBRUARY 3, 2013
I get a lot of questions via Facebook , Twitter and my email contact form and many of the items listed below come straight from those questions, my experience in social media strategy, years of researching platforms and best practices and…well…tinkering with social media. My thoughts on 18 different topics, with some social media humor sprinkled in. A content plan.
Eight Tools for Social Media Listening
OCTOBER 4, 2011
There are five steps in social media we always recommend to new clients who are just beginning to branch out online. Social media is no different. To be a master at social media communication you must have a strong foundation of listening. Social Bookmarking. Right now, go to Web site grader and bookmark the page. The Art and Science of Listening.
5 Ways To Improve Your SEO In 5 Minutes Or Less
Small Business Mavericks
SEPTEMBER 2, 2011
Social bookmark your pages – Social bookmarking can often be a great source of links. You can get direct links by bookmarking to do-follow websites or get indirect links by producing great content that others share and link to in their own blog posts. SEO for Small Business search engine optimization SEOSEO is not a difficult task if you know what you are doing. Many small business owners shudder at the thought of it, but you don’t have to. Here they are.
78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)
AUGUST 16, 2010
With the amount of helpful content about social media marketing growing faster than Facebook’s user base or Lindsay Lohan’s court appearances, it’s tough to keep up. Here’s a modest contribution to help with that effort; more than six dozen of the best, most bookmark-able articles and blog posts about social media tactics, tools and strategies written so far this year, by leading writers like John Jantsch , Lori Dicker , Lee Odden , Lisa Barone , Jay Baer and many more. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics and Guides. Social Media Tools.
Takeaways from Google’s Updated Search Engine Optimization Starter Guide
SEPTEMBER 29, 2010
A while back, I took a long hard look at Google’s first version of the Google Search Engine Optimization Starter Guide. Google has now updated their Google Search Engine Optimization Starter Guide, along with some interesting information: interesting if you read between the lines ,so to speak, in the document. Or even add it to a few of your favorite social bookmarking websites.
When to Post on Social Media Networks
JULY 19, 2013
As you probably know, I am very active on just about all of the social media networks. Probably more active than 90 percent of my social media and search engine optimization colleagues. In fact, it’s been at least 10 years that I’ve been sharing, commenting, and posting on social media and social bookmarking sites. I have been for years.
Some Social Tools You Should Know About
Direct Marketing Observations
JANUARY 12, 2012
Thanks to the folks at imediaconnection , I give you 15 social tools you should know about. NutshellMail users social network updates so they don’t have to login and check. MemoLane is a “virtual scrapbook” generated by a user’s social media history. It also allows users to search their social history across multiple networks. PinBoard is a really smart, user-centric, privacy-focused social bookmarking platform. Inside View gives users an aggregate view of the social presence and activity of a company. SEO/SEM
How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data
AUGUST 23, 2011
The key is a balanced strategy of search engine optimization (SEO), social media, syndication and guest posting. But it makes sense: the more often your blog is “seen on other sites, the more people will bookmark it, subscribe to your RSS feed, and type in the URL directly. Social media is important. Every blogger wants more traffic. How to get it?
LXRSEO Review – Getting an Edge on Competitors in Search
OCTOBER 14, 2014
Because achieving a good search engine rank is what it’s all about when it comes to online success. You probably understand well the case for SEO (search engine optimization). It is broken down into three types of tasks: website tasks, link building tasks and social bookmarking tasks. You know it when you’ve seen it. We’ve all experienced situations like this. Tools.
5 Reasons You Should Become Part of the SERPd Community
OCTOBER 4, 2010
This is a guest post by Gerald Weber , search engine optimization blogger and co-founder of SERPd. For those of you that haven’t heard, there is a new SEO, social media voting site called SERPd. In this new community, you can submit your quality content related to SEO, social media, and blogging, as well as discuss and vote on other quality content. A place you can call home.
Eight Factors to Consider When (Re)Launching a Business Blog
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
In addition to the traditional benefits of business blogging , recent changes in the way search engines rank content have made blogging crucial for obtaining and maintaining high search engine visibility. Three ranking factors that have recently taken on increased importance from Google (and will therefore likely soon become important to other search engines as well) are content quality and authority, social media links and content freshness. And second, there is no instant gratification—it takes time to build an audience and authority with the search engines.
Has Search Replaced Bookmarking?
DECEMBER 18, 2010
Is there really a need for online social bookmarking services anymore? There's no denying that I'm a fan of Delicious - the online social bookmarking service (I Blogged about my love for Delicious back in 2007, right here: Why del.icio.us Is Becoming My Default Search Engine For Research ). Bookmarking has changed. Most people used bookmarking as a way to remember where a piece of content was (or to make it more findable to others). We didn't have online social networks like Twitter and Facebook to ask our "friends" questions.