Feedburner to Feedblitz – Why We Migrated Our RSS Feed

Convince & Convert

It’s no secret, but using a service like Feedburner has become a common best practice for feed delivery among bloggers and marketers alike. Click to read more » social media tools feedblitz feedburner feedburner migration infusionsoft phil hollows rss feed rss feed delivery service rss readerDid you know that you don’t need a third-party feed service to deliver an RSS feed?

Goodbye Feedburner, Hello Feedblitz

Ari Herzog

After nearly four years of powering this blog’s email and RSS delivery options, I’ve parted ways with Google and its free Feedburner service and embraced the paid service of Feedblitz. Feedburner used to be a wonderful company with an amazing tool that had responsive customer service — until Google bought them. Your emails will continue to arrive, as you already double opted-in to receive them from Feedburner. Photo of train by Bruce Fingerhood.

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Am I talking to myself over here? My Feedburner saga

Janet Fouts

I migrated my clients from Feedburner some time ago because the service was getting a little sketchy. I had a little over 10,000 subscribers and yesterday Feedburner was reporting that at a big fat 0. Feedburner’s support has gone *poof*. If you’re still using Feedburner it’s probably time to make a change. Feedblitz makes this really easy with their Feedburner migration guide. Social Media Tips and Tricks FeedBurner

Is Feedburner about to be closed by Google?

The Way of the Web

It’s particularly worrying in some areas, where companies of the size and scale of Google have effectively closed out the market, particularly in terms of RSS syndication with Feedburner and RSS reading with Google Reader. And now there’s some worrying signs about Feedburner, spotted by good friend Julius Solaris , who runs the Event Manager Blog. What’s happening to Feedburner? But also the @Feedburner Twitter account is being closed from today as well.

Is it Time to Burn Feedburner? There are Alternatives

ProBlogger

This is a guest contribution from Steve Williams of feedburner-alternatives.com. Feedburner: The top dog in decline. The – by far – most popular choice in the blogging community is (still) Feedburner. Feedburner offers solutions for both RSS and Email. However, since Google bought Feedburner in 2007, it never got further developed. Several features got shut down, such as the monetization tool Adsense for feeds as well as the Feedburner API.

Why, How and When to Quit FeedBurner

SocialFish

If you are currently using Feedburner for your RSS feeds, you may have noticed – as we did – that your blog feed is totally dead. If your Feedburner feed is not working anymore, you’re not alone and you basically have two choices – switch to your blog platform’s atom feed for free (no analytics), or switch to the best alternative, Feedblitz for a small fee. Here are some posts commenting on Google’s actions: Is FeedBurner about to be closed by Google?

#88: Current Economic Conditions, Why Most Businesses Fail, and Feedburner Hacked!

Taylor Marek

In Business I speak about why most businesses fail and how it is linked sometimes to hearing the dreaded “No” In Technology I speak about the newly discovered flaw in Feedburner. In Technology I speak about the newly discovered flaw in Feedburner. Business Finances General New Media Podcasts Technology Assets cover your bases economic Feedburner Google Hack mistakes New Media Expo No RadioTail Ripple speed of money

Solving Feedburner Feedsmith plugin problems with Wordpress 2.9

The Way of the Web

Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Real investments in virtual worlds continue My new project is now live… → Solving Feedburner Feedsmith plugin problems with WordPress 2.9 like me, you might have found that the Feedburner Feedsmith plugin recommended by Google and Feedburner has now stopped working. Luckily some of the other Feedburner plugins work with 2.9. I’m currently using and recommending the FD Feedburner plugin by John Watson.

Google Feedburner Delivers Real-time Traffic Stats

ProBlogger

This week, Google unveiled an upgraded Feedburner stats package that provides real-time data on clicks, views, and podcast downloads. For the social media fanatics, the Feedburner team add that, “if you use the FeedBurner Socialize service, and your platform uses PubSubHubbub or you ping us when you post, you can for the first time get stats on how much traffic your feed items are receiving from Twitter, as well as feed reading platforms like Google Reader in one place.&#.

FeedBurner vs. Aweber: Do You Really Need an Autoresponder for Your Blog?

ProBlogger

When it comes to turning casual visitors into regular readers there are two main options—FeedBurner and Aweber. FeedBurner uses Feed-based technology (RSS and Atom) to send updates to your blog subscribers. Owned by Google (Google bought it in 2007 for $100 million), FeedBurner is one of the biggest feed syndicators on the Internet. Advantages of FeedBurner. FeedBurner take less effort: Most popular blogging platforms (WordPress, Blogger, TypePad etc.)

End Of Blogs

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My fear is that when Google Reader goes and Feedburner could be next (which has been on a deathwatch ), that it diminishes the ways in which people can find, share and add to this type of content. feedburner. I love my blog. I love your blog. I love blogs. Call me old-fashioned. Loving blogs has nothing to do with me not loving the newer stuff. I love Twitter , Facebook , Google+ and other places to publish, share and connect too, but I have a soft spot for blogs.

Analyse your RSS Feed

Koka Sexton

I have all of my blogs pushing their RSS feeds through Feedburner. FeedBurner is the leading provider of media distribution and audience engagement services for blogs and RSS feeds. FeedBurner also offers the largest feed and blog advertising network that brings together an unprecedented caliber of content aggregated from the world’s most recognized media companies (e.g.

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[LIVE] Our Six-Figure/m Marketing Blueprint (Last Webinar for 2015)

Viper Chill

What I forgot to remember is that there are around 6,000 people subscribed to ViperChill via feedburner email updates, which link to our RSS feed, and as I haven’t written a single blog post about our video series or webinar training, you’ve may have missed out on this free training. If you’re reading this in an RSS reader or via an email through Feedburner, please do join us for an exclusive webinar.

One Super-Easy Way To Convert Traffic And Avoid 404 Errors

SocMed Sean

Using a tool like FeedBurner or the WordPress MailPoet plugin, you can add a form to your blog that easily allows your visitors to subscribe. If you’re using Feedburner (or any other third party service), you need to make sure that those URLs are redirecting to the location of your feed on that third party platform.

Popup Opt-in Forms: Case Studies, WordPress Plugins, and Alternatives

Kikolani

Pippity supports Aweber , InfusionSoft, OfficeAutopliot/SendPepper, MadMimi, MailChimp, iContact, GetResponse, 1ShoppingCart, Campaign Monitor, Constant Contact, Feedburner, Silverpop, DadaMail, Vertical Response, Interspire, Active Campaign, Email Broadcast, HubSpot, Ymlp, Gravity Forms and Tribulant. It works with Aweber , GetResponse, Mailchimp, Turbo AutoResponder, Google Feedburner, and other mailing list service providers.

4 Critical Mistakes that Cost me 1000?s of Subscribers, Fans and Followers

Kikolani

Like many early stage bloggers, for months I obsessed about seeing the chiclet count on my Feedburner badge hit 1,000, only to find that it wouldn’t do much for me other than inflate my ego. Top add to that Feedburner became completely unreliable and the subscriber count fluctuated dramatically on a weekly basis. This is a guest post by Srinivas Rao of BlogcastFM. In the first year of running my blog I wrote close to 100 guest posts.

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How to Email Your Blog Updates Like a ProBlogger

ProBlogger

Are you handling your email subscriptions in Feedburner? I hope it’s not going into Feedburner. See, Feedburner is pretty lousy when it comes to email marketing. Feedburner’s free. Quit using Feedburner. Okay, I told you to quit using Feedburner. While Feedburner is lousy at email marketing, it’s a great tool for creating a feed URL. Since Google owns Feedburner, you only need a free Google account to use this service.

HOW TO: Move a WordPress blog from one domain to another

Josh S Peters

If you’re using a service like Feedburner to publish your blog’s feed then all you need to do is log into your Feedburner account and change the blog address and the feed name and you’re done. If you’re using something else then you’ll have to check with your provider or use this as an opportunity to start using Feedburner. The domain transfer is done!

List of 3rd Party Social Media Tools #Blab #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth

Feedburner and RSS. Shares Whether you are a VA looking after the Facebook and Twitter of a small business or the marketing manager who needs to social media Monitor Instagram and Risk Management, social media tools to schedule, automate, autofollow, autotweet, monitor are critical to saving time and resources. In this blab session we looked at low cost or free tools for VAs, online businesses and medium size businesses. This list is not exhaustive, just what we covered in the 1 hour chat.

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9 Free Marketing Tools from Google that Anyone Can Use

Devumi

9: Google FeedBurner RSS feeds have been an essential tool of the Internet since the beginning. The Google FeedBurner is a free marketing tool that will create a feed for your fans and acts as a way to increase subscribers to your content. We all know all about Adwords, Google Drive, and Google Docs as useful free marketing tools from Google. But what else is out there that your marketing team, or you as a solo online marketer, can use to push your agenda forward?

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media Resources Below you’ll find a comprehensive list of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media resources. Tips & Guides Mashable – Twitter Lists, Resources & How-Tos [link] How To Blog: A Beginner?s

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10 Dreadful Mistakes that Kill Your Comments

Kikolani

Mistake #7: Letting Feedburner Steal Your Links. If you are using Feedburner as your RSS feed management provider and have never changed their default settings, your CommentLuv links are most likely being stolen by them. Log into your Feedburner account and find “ Configure Stats” in the left-hand sidebar. This is a guest post by Ana Hoffman. What does it really take to build a hustling and bustling blog with a thriving and active community around it?

Turning off the ViperChill RSS Feed: What You HAVE to Tell Your Blog Readers

Viper Chill

Step Four: Detach Yourself from Feedburner. It’s a shame that the efforts of whoever built Please Don’t Kill Feedburner don’t seem to be paying off, as I really think the service is on its last legs. One of the biggest aspects of Feedburner for a long time now has been the ability to show off how many subscribers you have. There’s no reason why the logic of Google closing Reader wont apply to Feedburner.

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Entrepreneurial resources

The Marketing Blog

Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Twitter’s Retweet feature (beta) Criticising Social Media ? November 26, 2009.5:10

Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study

The Marketing Blog

Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison) How People Respond to Your Online Content March 8, 2010.1:39 39 pm Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study Jump to Comments We recently did a study to understand how the businesses in India are using twitter.

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Apologies to 140char.com RSS subscribers…

The Way of the Web

And when I was in the midst of doing it, I managed to redirect it to the full feed from here, rather than just posts covering microblogging, and obviously Feedburner just picked up the last 10 posts I made and pumped them all out at once. Apologies to everyone seeing this who previously subscribed to 140char.com’s RSS feed.

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RadioTail Ripple End of Service

Taylor Marek

such as FeedBurner, PodTrac or Libsyn. I just received this e-mail minutes ago. Here is what it says… Hello, We’ve decided to end our free statistics service, RadioTail Ripple. It’s. been a pleasure having you on our system and working with so many fine. podcasters. As of the end of this month, we’ll stop generating statistics for your. podcast. We will continue to forward the redirects to your media files. for the foreseeable future.

RadioTail Ripple End of Service

Taylor Marek

such as FeedBurner, PodTrac or Libsyn. I just received this e-mail minutes ago. Here is what it says… Hello, We’ve decided to end our free statistics service, RadioTail Ripple. It’s. been a pleasure having you on our system and working with so many fine. podcasters. As of the end of this month, we’ll stop generating statistics for your. podcast. We will continue to forward the redirects to your media files. for the foreseeable future.

Just Write

Waxing UnLyrical

When the post finally ran (as I re-read it today, it’s still pretty decent; though I’m not sure what happened to the comments, maybe they got blitzed when Kami switched her blog from Feedburner to Feedblitz? Yesterday Mark Schaefer published a terrific post on how to pluck up the courage to blog with confidence. As I commented on the post, I recalled how I felt every one of the emotions he described (I’m too scared!, how much time will it take?, who will read it?,

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20 Rocking Tools for Successful Blogging

Writtent Blog

FeedBurner. FeedBurner has a few cool buttons: for example, you can add an option to invite people to subscribe to your blog, and show the current number of subscribers. Surely, success of your blog is defined by your knowledge of the topic. That and the ability to convey your message in a language that would be easy for your audience to comprehend. But if you don’t have the right tools at your disposal, chances of your blog becoming remarkable are pretty slim.

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Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress

Mindjumpers

You can choose and customize between different layouts can be incorporated with other Google services like Feedburner, Picasa etc.

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How does your brand look on social media?

Janet Fouts

Is one of the best blog metrics tools out there, and now they’re reaching deeper into your traffic incorporating Google Analytics and Feedburner. It’s a given these days that before at least 50% of the first-time meetings you’re about to have you and the person you’re meeting will have Googled each other to learn a bit more about the person.

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How to build a WordPress website for your nonprofit

SocialFish

You’ll want to use a service like Feedburner to make it easy for visitors to subscribe by RSS or email. You’ve decided that you want to start using WordPress as your nonprofit’s website. You’ve outlined a blog strategy, defined specific goals, decided on topics, and have determined who will publish content. So what are the next steps? Where would you begin if you wanted to start blogging with WordPress today? Building a website is not as hard as some people make it seem.

Facebook will surge ahead in India

The Marketing Blog

Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Preventing Social Media Spam Moving One Step Closer to Dream February 6, 2010.4:45 45 pm Facebook will surge ahead in India Jump to Comments I was just reading an interesting news-story, published in today’s edition of Economic times.

5 Ways To Become Social Media Relevant

Jason Yormark

Also FriendFeed’s subscriber count feeds into Feedburner’s RSS subscriber numbers so it’s a no brainer to make sure you are set up there.

5 Ways To Become Social Media Relevant | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

Also FriendFeed’s subscriber count feeds into Feedburner’s RSS subscriber numbers so it’s a no brainer to make sure you are set up there.

How People Respond to Your Online Content

The Marketing Blog

Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study Search Engine Statistics:: Google’s share dips March 27, 2010.8:32

Facebook and India

The Marketing Blog

Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media My Contribution at PaulWriter.com Building a People Centric Organization August 12, 2010.1:47 47 pm Facebook and India Jump to Comments Our team recently made a visual presentation which talks about ‘Facebook’ and its penetration in India.

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Reasons to Love CommentLuv Blogs

Kikolani

When you register, use your main blog feed URL vs. your FeedBurner URL. If you hover over your CommentLuv links and notice they are pointing to [link] as opposed to the direct URL for your article, you will need to go into your FeedBurner account and under the feed’s Analyze tab, click on the Configure Stats under Services.

10 Ways to Position Your Blog Above Copycats

Kikolani

Michael Martinez published this post about how scraper blogs exploit RSS feeds like Feedburner by sending out links to blogs on a buy list. This is a guest post by Gabrielle Conde. So, you’re seeing your post on scraper blogs, and want to know how to avoid them outranking your content in Google? When my daughter watches Dora The Explorer, they stop the thief, Swiper, by simply raising their hands and saying, “Swiper, no swiping.”

Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison)

The Marketing Blog

Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. Home About In the Media Moving One Step Closer to Dream Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study March 3, 2010.10:02

9 Great Social Media, Digital Marketing & Productivity Tools.

Jason Yormark

Of course this only really works if you use Feedburner (which many bloggers do), but my blog subscribers skyrocketed once I started using FriendFeed.

6 Readers Share Why They Read Blogs by Email

Ari Herzog

Reaching out to six random email subscribers spread across the planet (courtesy of Google’s Feedburner application which displays email addresses of anyone who subscribes this way) and asked for their insights, they were more than willing to share… Mark Harai, a business development consultant in Costa Rica: RSS readers just don’t work for me. Why do some people prefer reading blog articles by email?