Did You Know? There is a Simple Version of Wikipedia
FEBRUARY 17, 2016
I bet you didn’t know that there is a simple version of Wikipedia, the popular online encyclopedia. Let’s take, for example, the Wikipedia entry for “search engine optimization”, which you can find here.
7 Effective Call-to-Action Examples and Why They Work
JULY 4, 2013
Wikipedia defines a call-to-action this way: A call to action, or CTA, is a banner, button, or some type of graphic or text on a website meant to prompt a user to click it and continue down a conversion funnel. More Call-to-Action Examples and Resources.
33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resoures of 2012 So Far
AUGUST 28, 2012
How to create and edit articles for Wikipedia by Web Ink Now. ** 5 STARS. Wikipedia is one of the most popular sites on the web, so getting exposure there is incredibly valuable. David Meerman Scott explains how to properly write for Wikipedia here.
20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools
APRIL 26, 2010
We’ve all heard examples of how breaking news spreads immediately on Twitter. But to get a quick idea of a user´s activity on Twitter (before I decide to follow him/her for example), I use [link].
Real-Time News Curation - Types And Real-World Examples
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
Print this article Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 3: Types And Real-World Examples Whats more important? They are simply, to the best of my limited know-how in these areas, the best and most representative examples I have been able to find so far. (I
Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #202
MAY 3, 2014
But few parents take this to the extremes that Blair McMillan and Morgan Patey did, living in the eighties for a year (one other notable example is the BBC documentary Electric Dreams , where a family gets a year''s technology each day, taking them from 1970 to 2000 in a month). And it was my first true experience really using Wikipedia , which, despite its flaws, was an amazing tool for an independent researcher, writer, even back in 2003. wikipedia.
Why SEOs Need to Pay Attention to Freebase
OCTOBER 14, 2013
And Freebase, as well as Wikipedia and a host of other sources, make up the Knowledge Graph. Let’s take, for example, a search for my name, Bill Hartzer, over at Bing.com: Click on the image above to see a larger version of it.
7 Worst Mistakes That Are Eating Up Your Content Marketing Success
OCTOBER 19, 2015
Ignoring Your Customer’s Questions: Ask yourself what could your target audience want to know—not from About.com or Wikipedia—but from you and you only? For example, if your business provides auto-repair service to customers, you may write about the latest car event, which is fine.
Why the Web is NOT the source of knowledge
SEPTEMBER 27, 2012
If you just take Wikipedia as an example - entries are constantly changing, facts are evolving, different views on one subject are linked to by an article. Social Media wikipedia social media social web conversational marketing google making us stupid sharing knowledge web internetThe Web has been great for sharing knowledge but therein lies a problem for me.
Blog Topics: How to optimize content for topics versus keywords
JUNE 6, 2016
You’d write one piece of content about the topic ‘ticket prices in sports stadiums’ Have a look at articles on Wikipedia. For example, if I put in ‘blog topics’ I see keywords like: Blog ideas. ** Revised on 7th of June.
Does Google Freshness Update Make Online Reputation Management More Difficult?
NOVEMBER 14, 2011
Unfortunately a recent example that illustrates this concept in action is Joe Paterno and the terrible events that allegedly took place at Penn State. To be clear, Joe Paterno is very serious example and I am not implying that he should have an ORM team helping to clean up his search results.
Augmented Reality for PR and Marketing Pros
SEPTEMBER 20, 2012
I realized as we chatted, I spend a lot of time showing examples of this cool new trends when I speak, but I’ve never shared it with you. Some Examples. One of the very first examples I saw of augmented reality was Lego. I spoke last night to the PRSA Central Ohio chapter.
The 21 Best Content Curation Tools
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Curation can take a variety of forms: Weekly “best of” compilations (example: V3*Broadsuite blog ). Expert summary compilations (example: Soulati Media ). Expert interview roundups (example: iDigic ).
Writing tricks for content marketers
AUGUST 19, 2014
For example: Old style: Download Facebook Messenger now! Photo credit: Wikipedia). For example, having “cooking” “cooks” and “cookery” on the same post could get lower ranking than just using just one of those variants.
The Superhuman Guide to Keyword Research & Competition Analysis
NOVEMBER 12, 2013
It’s always better to start this kind of thing with examples so let’s go ahead and pick a niche. 1 Wikipedia. The first is a little-known search engine which shows you the analytics stats for any page on Wikipedia.
How Rich Answers Provide a New Approach to SEO
Convince & Convert
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Let me start by showing you an example. This is an example of a result where Google provides the answer directly. Some include images, such as the example shown above, and others don’t. For example, Wikipedia has a DA of 100, the highest possible score.
Content Creators: Enough with the Boring
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
For example, according to Wikipedia , content is: …information and experiences that provides value for an end-user/audience in specific contexts…something that is to be expressed through some medium, as speech, writing or any of various arts. By Lindsay Bell Content.
The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor
MARCH 30, 2016
There’s no perfect solution for tracking all activity for a campaign but you can do it based on a combination of a number of factors, for example: Hashtag – Hashtags will not be used for all mentions and for all platforms but it’s a great way of isolating traffic.
Using word clouds in communications analysis
AUGUST 13, 2012
According to Wikipedia a word cloud is a visual representation for text data, typically used to visualize free form text. For example, it takes a human to make the judgement about the overall sentiment of the data.
“I Don’t Know What an API Is, and at This Point I’m Too Afraid to Ask”
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
Schedule a 3 hour Wikipedia self-study session this evening. An example JSON blob for a single day, showing all of those dimensions would look like: Don’t worry about entirely understanding all the curly brackets and colons.
Top 6 Ideas for Incredible Viral Content for Social Media.
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
JANUARY 28, 2010
Some examples follow: What are Your Chances of Surviving a Zombie Apocalypse? Examples include: Instant Domain Search (with its AJAX glory) Website Monitoring Tests Think about it this way: MyBlogLog has a widget , statistics, and a community.
So Slang: dictionary of street terms
MARCH 17, 2012
Some examples: Bazinga! Image via Wikipedia. There’s a free online resource to check out the real defnition of slang words and street terms. It’s contributed to and edited by thousands of people online who add their own meanings to millions of words.
Owned vs. Earned Media: Measuring the ROI
SEPTEMBER 28, 2011
Forrester has a really simple chart that shows you the media type, definition, examples, the role, benefits, and challenges. Earned media, according to Wikipedia is: Favorable publicity gained through promotional efforts other than advertising.
Gamification: Why Play?
JUNE 19, 2012
According to Wikipedia, gamification “is the use of game design techniques, game thinking and game mechanics to enhance non-game contexts. Take Foursquare as an example. A small example. Have you seen any great examples of gamification recently?
Seven Marketing Mistakes That Are Waaaaaay Too Common
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
Explained by the almighty Wikipedia : [Survivorship bias] is the logical error of concentrating on the people or things that “survived” some process and inadvertently overlooking those that did not because of their lack of visibility. By Karol Krol.
Five models of content curation
APRIL 14, 2011
Let’s run through them quickly, and I’ll point to an example of each from this blog. Here’s another example. My recent 7 Truths about Online Influence post is an example of this, as is my analysis of Quora from a while back.
How to Create a Social Thought Leadership Presence for the C-Suite
DECEMBER 13, 2016
As such, as well as a complete profile meaning an individual is more likely to appear in search results actually on LinkedIn – it has a knock on impact on Google searches too, even ranking higher than a Wikipedia entry.
Search Engine Optimization: Why Image Alt Tags are Important
JULY 26, 2010
Let’s take a look at what Wikipedia says about Alt Tags. Wikipedia explains what an Alt Tag really is: “The alt attribute is used in HTML and XHTML documents to specify text that is to be rendered when the element to which it is applied cannot be rendered.
SEO Mega-Checklist: 75 steps to increased visibility for your site (infographic)
JUNE 20, 2016
Here’s an example of how you can shorten your URL. Search For Broken Link Building Opportunities on Wikipedia. Look for broken links on the relevant Wikipedia pages and replace them with yours. Post by Nirav Dave. Capsicum Mediaworks. L et’s be honest.
In-House Counsel Use of Social Media Survey: An Interview With Greentarget’s John Corey
APRIL 18, 2013
” WIKIPEDIA. Lee Pacchia : “Wikipedia usage is up. Don’t tell me that in-house lawyers are using Wikipedia to do their work? They’re not looking up terms of art in Wikipedia that they’re supposed to know already, are they?”
The Most Overused Buzzwords and Marketing Speak in Press Releases
JUNE 29, 2010
So I searched PRWeb ’s press release archive for a selection of overused terms, buzzwords and marketing speak using a “site:prweb.com” search on Google, for example: I opted for Google over PRWeb’s internal search because internal search results are not typically very good.
How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
MAY 5, 2010
Share the 10OFF discount code for everyone, for example. Hootsuite , for example, has multiple tabs that highlight their social involvement elsewhere on the web. Take MySpace as just one of many examples of an online property that become too comfortable with its “space.
Social Proof or Social Spoof?
NOVEMBER 3, 2011
This is called “social proof” and Twitter is a great example of this kind of psychology at work. Today’s guest post is written by Andy Crestodina. .
Craft a Writing Style Guide for Your Website
MARCH 7, 2016
For example which will you use: The United States of America, the United States, the US, USA, U.S.A.? You may want to consider including some examples of Do’s and Don’ts and pieces that reflect the style you want. Have you ever heard someone refer to content as “noise”?
Why Can’t We Define Public Relations?
FEBRUARY 14, 2012
Our industry, for a very long time, has used media relations as the example when describing what we do because it’s tangible. ” ( per Wikipedia , and if you click through you’ll see the debate over the definition is far older than today’s debate.) [LONG POST ALERT!].
List of 12 Top Social Media Podcasts in 2012
JANUARY 21, 2012
For example, this episode had my mouth out of synch with the words and took Gary hours to correct. We talk about Local Government and social media, Wikipedia and SOPA blackout, Facebook and the cruise liner sinking, and other issues where social media and society intersect. .
The Ultimate Guide to Keyword Research
JUNE 20, 2011
Terms like Facebook, Marketing, Forex and eBay are examples of this. Examples of Body keyphrases could be Facebook Banners (surprisingly popular), Online Marketing, Forex News and eBay Motors. A Little-Known Way to View Wikipedia’s Analytics. Wikipedia Analytics.
Monday Roundup: Moving Forward
AUGUST 26, 2013
Bryce uses the examples of Weight Watchers, SiriusXM, and Encyclopedia Britannica to illustrate why sacrificing some revenue by offering a free product to compete with services such as FitBit, Pandora, and Wikipedia can contribute to companies moving forward rather than behind.
The State of Link Building 2016: What I Learned Manually Analysing 1,000 Search Results
JUNE 22, 2016
For example, I recently sent 1,000+ clicks to various search results (from around the world) to see if an increased click-through rate (CTR) would influence search engine rankings. The links come from sources like: Wikipedia external links. Do private blog network’s still work?
Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #119
SEPTEMBER 29, 2012
For example: Ignore the resumé. Philip Roth and Wikipedia - Non-Commercial Use. "You may have heard recently about Philip Roth 's public fight with Wikipedia. A Wikipedia article about one of his books, The Human Stain , 'suggested' that the main character in the book was inspired by the life of NY Times book reviewer, Anatole Broyard. Roth tried to get somebody to change the Wikipedia article. wikipedia.