A Blog is a Better Social Media Hub Than Twitter

Socialized

If you’re relying on Twitter as your social media hub, you’re limiting your potential for impact and influence. Twitter is excellent for distribution , but if you’re going to communicate original ideas, you’ll need a blog (or something similar). The most influential people on Twitter are either already celebrities, create their own content, or both. Your blog can cater to a sub-group of your Twitter friends or a different audience altogether.

The Medium Is/Is Not The Message

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When social media took hold - the early days of Blogger and Movable Type - it changed everything for me. Blogs used to be different because they were personalized (like an online journal), on a blog platform, RSS feeds, comments, etc. He then went on to help launch Twitter. movable type. rss feed. twitter. Finding the right place to get your content to resonate has never been easier.

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

Bill Hartzer

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

Bill Hartzer

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Micro Persuasion: Turn Gmail Into Your Personal Nerve Center

Buzz Marketing for Technology

How to get real-time news updates in Gmail (Gmail+ Google Talk + Twitter). I scan 275 RSS feeds in Google Reader and I use dozens of bookmarklets and shortcuts to help me manage it all. The Toolbar then automatically feeds it into a new message. Further, I have become a fan of Twitter - a micro blogging tool which you can control using Google Talk and other IM clients. Some enterprising folks have taken data feeds from the BBC and CNN and ported them to Twitter.

Why Google Loves WordPress | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

I often get asked which blogging platform I recommend, combined with “what about Blogger, Squarespace, Movable Type, etc?&# Now is a good time to sign up to receive new articles by email as soon as they are published or subscribe to our RSS feed.

278: Evolve Don’t Revolve Your Blogging

ProBlogger

People sharing their stories, sharing their experience, disagreeing, and encouraging, those types of things have really improved the content that I was creating. She puts it on Twitter 15 times in the first month. These types of things, many of us get petrified by these things.