The Death of Google Reader: Did Email Kill the RSS Star?

Stay N' Alive

I admit I'm not as mad as before , as the dust has settled off since they killed sharing and replaced it with a very limited Google+ sharing feature (on top of the "send to" feature that was there before). Compared to that, Google Reader was minuscule. Alas, the day has come.

Google Reader Alternatives: 3 Web Based RSS Readers to Manage Your Subscriptions

Kikolani

If you follow my writing, you probably know how much I love Google Reader. On July 1st, Google Reader says goodbye. The Learn More takes you to a page that tells you what you can export using their Google Takeout tool, but nothing in the way of alternatives.

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Trending Sources

Micro Persuasion: Become a Knowledge Management Ninja with Google Reader

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Become a Knowledge Management Ninja with Google Reader. I have been using various RSS readers for nearly five years now - Ive tried them all. However, none matches the power of Google Reader. The Core Philosophy: Google Reader is a database and a feed reader.

The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I also have the Google Calendar gadget on my Gmail sidebar, so I have an easy way to access my upcoming meetings, appointments, and phone calls. RTM has gadgets (as seen above), applications for all mobile platforms, an API, and much more. Google Reader. Google Docs.

Google+ Just Beat Facebook to the Future

Stay N' Alive

They've already been rumored to be working on a much stronger mobile strategy, bringing Facebook's powerful platform to the apps you use on the mobile devices you carry, to every place you go. It's that which has had Google scared and hinging employee bonuses on the success of their social program this year. However, it seems in one fell swoop Google just beat Facebook to their own game. Google+ is that good, and it immediately puts them ahead of Facebook.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & The Future of Google Author Rank

Kikolani

Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Here are 16 secret – until now – Google Analytics advanced segments that could make you insights rich, too. Is Google Author Rank Coming?

Does Google Buzz Plan to Overtake Twitter?

TwiTip

Does Google Buzz Plan to Overtake Twitter? Twitter has made it’s way on to Google’s SERPs as “real time search&#. At what point do I need to worry about my identity with Google? What FREE tool will Google “acquire&# next ?

This Week in Social Media – 6/12/2013

Social Media Marketing

If you have additional links, sources or ideas that might be helpful, I''d encourage you to add some via a comment below or tag me in Google+. Industry Could IBM be the Google for large enterprise organizations ? Mobile. Could Facebook be working on its own RSS reader ?

iGoogle Finished – what’s your favourite RSS Dashboard social media monitoring?

Laurel Papworth

about iGoogle shutting down – if Google can’t find it on the ‘net, nobody can – but I’m sure there are services nearly as good. The mobile version will be retired on July 31, 2012. Google Reader doesn’t have gadgets.

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How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks

Kikolani

The following are links to the contact information for Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and Reddit. Mobile. Report an Issue with Facebook Mobile Texts. Mobile Photos Upload Issues. Mobile App-Install Ads Beta.

Buffer Review – My Favorite Time Saving Twitter Tool

Kikolani

You can also follow these directions for adding Buffer to your Google Reader. Then you can share posts you are reading in Google Reader to your Buffer. Considering the way I use Google Reader , this is a definite plus.

54 Pearls of Marketing Wisdom from HubSpot

Webbiquity SMM

” The assembled pundits weighed in on one or more questions regarding social media strategy, mobile marketing, online content, guidance on allocating resources between social networks and more. optimize to be read on-the-go with mobile call-to-action and phone number.

6 cool curation sites you may not have heard of

SocialFish

This was sparked by the death of Google Reader, which depressed me so much that I stopped reading blogs altogether for a while. (By So my new thing is curated news sites. Or curated stories, as they are not all “news” per se.

This Week in Social Media – 6/26/13

Social Media Marketing

If you have additional links, sources or ideas that might be helpful, I''d encourage you to add some via a comment below or tag me in Google+. When it comes to video content, the world has changed : time spent watching video on mobile devices has doubled in the last year.

How to Get Testimonials for Your Business or Blog Using Twitter for Social Proof

Kikolani

When collecting tweets as testimonials, watch for tweets from readers, customers, well-known people in your industry, mentors, and role models. You can favorite a tweet in the mobile Twitter app. I was pleasantly surprised that Google Analytics actually tweeted one of my posts.

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Five models of content curation

SocialFish

Aggregation – There is a flood of information online and Google can only give you a best guess at the most relevant, but there are millions and millions of pages returned for any search result.

17 Digital Marketing Experts Share Their Top Tips, Tricks, and Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Moving the third paragraph to the top of the post almost always makes for a better lead to get readers working their way down the page. Currently I’m doing this on Google+. I see a bright future for the Google.

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Gmail Superstars

Buzz Marketing for Technology

An unofficial blog that watches Googles latest attempts to move your operating system online. Google Operating System. Unofficial news and tips about Google. The superstars will rotate when you press the s keyboard shortcut or when you click successively," explains Google. Atul said on July 14, 2008 12:00 AM PDT: One thing Google overlooked was to carry these superstars over to gmail on blackberry. Google Shows Search Volumes. Google Notebook Bookmarklet.

Real-time Search Optimization for News Sites

Adam Sherk

Google, Bing and Yahoo are all experimenting with various forms of real-time results now and making deals with Twitter, Facebook and other social sites.

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A rather busy week…

The Way of the Web

It includes the nice news that 713,000 Absolute Radio applications have now been downloaded to mobile phones, and people used them to listen to 215,000 hours of live audio (mobile development is one of the things I’m heavily involved in).

The Innovative Educator: 5 Things You Can Do to Begin Developing Your Personal Learning Network

Buzz Marketing for Technology

3-Set up an iGoogle account using your professional email and subscribe to the blogs you selected in Google Reader. Caution: Limit your reader to five to start. Subscribe via RSS Reader. Become a Mobile Computing Professional and Let the. Official Google Docs Blog.

The Infovore

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Whenever I add another RSS feed to Google Reader or follow someone interesting on Twitter , I stop to realize that it's another bite in my voracious appetite for more and more information. Whether it's through the Web, mobile or a touch device, the freshest and newest thinking is closer than a click away and whatever piece of content you're consuming is now three-dimensional. google reader. Human beings have an unquenchable thirst for information.

Four Web Browsers for the iPhone

Idaconcpts

Apollo’s Google Reader Mode will enhance your mobile reading pleasure. The app syncs with Chrome and Firefox between your various mobile devices to achieve consistent data updates.

Micro Persuasion: Turn Gmail Into Your Personal Nerve Center

Buzz Marketing for Technology

With its gobs of storage, speed and tremendous search/tagging capabilities , you can transform it into a personal nerve center thats available from any computer or mobile device. How to turn Gmail into a massive personal database (Gmail + the Google Toolbar). 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. google toolbarç??"Send

6,595 Words on a Traffic Generation Tactic You’re Not Using (But Should Be)

Viper Chill

It doesn’t rely on free search traffic from Google. After Google’s acquisition of Feedburner in 2007 they provided very little in the way of updates or support the following years. App Cost : A way to calculate the likely cost of a mobile app you’re looking to develop.

This Week in Social Media - 3/19/2013

Social Media Marketing

If you have additional links, sources or ideas that might be helpful, I'd encourage you to add some via a comment below or tag me in Google+. Of course, Google put the social world abuzz with its announcement that it would be retiring Google Reader in July.

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How to Curate Content: The Secret Sauce to Getting Noticed, Becoming an Influencer, and Having Fun Online

Buffer Social

If it doesn’t hold your attention, it won’t hold your reader’s. If it doesn’t hold your attention, it won’t hold your reader’s. If it can’t hold your attention, it won’t hold the attention of a far less invested reader!

How to Create Your Own Industry Recap, Resources, & Mashups

Kikolani

Google Reader – I have tons of subscriptions organized by the topics in my Fetching Friday (blogging, business, freelance, personal development, SEO, and social media). Tag some people or blogs mentioned in your recap on Google+.

Why as a Developer, I Switched to Blogger.com and Why I'm Staying With It

Stay N' Alive

Blogger is 100% free, and has close to 100% uptime thanks to Google's incredible infrastructure. Google handles all that for you and they're pros at it. Seamless Integration with other Google Products. Some of these are obvious, and I really hope Google puts focus on them.

How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Readers with something to say should email me. Marketers should make great products that loyal readers or long-time friends or trusted colleagues choose to tell me about! Matt Cutts Matt Cutts is a blogger and Principal Engineer at Google, where he heads Google’s Webspam team.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The EA Mobile Human Tetris project takes you to a Facebook application where everyone participates in a game of Tetris. For more info search “Facebook like replaces become a fan&# on google. Digg Diigo Disqus Dopplr Facebook Fetch Flickr FriendFeed gdgt Google Reader Identi.ca

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Social Media Toolkit - The Digital Strategist

www.michaelfruchter.com

Your websites Black Box is Google Analytics. My toolkit uses alerts for the following services: Google Alerts is still worth mentioning as it used to be very reliable, nowadays its not so relevant and its far from real time. Google Search is pretty much self explanatory.

Social Media Toolkit - The Digital Strategist

www.michaelfruchter.com

Your websites Black Box is Google Analytics. My toolkit uses alerts for the following services: Google Alerts is still worth mentioning as it used to be very reliable, nowadays its not so relevant and its far from real time. Google Search is pretty much self explanatory.

Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]

mashable.com

Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics. Cuban points to sites like Google News and The Huffington Post as the most aggressive content criminals. Google is at a microscopic level (think text on every page).

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Google. Advice for students: buy yourname.com to secure your brand, make a video resume, start a Wordpress blog, use Google Reader, participate (comment on blogs and link to them), get on Facebook and LinkedIn, network, and more (see slideshow below): | View | Upload your own.

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10 More Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master (Part Two)

www.commscorner.com

mobiReady + Mippin The future of web is mobile. But is your website / blog optimized for interaction on a mobile device? mobiReady runs a quick test to assess how ready your site is for mobile use, providing you with a snapshot of how it might look on particular handsets. If it turns out your site isnt ready for mobile you might want to consider Mippin - a free service which creates a mobile version of your site in a matter of seconds. Pages.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Seals on a Surfboard

Kikolani

Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. Google Reader Alternatives: 3 Web Based RSS Readers to Manage Your Subscriptions – Google Reader is shutting down on July 1st.

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Online Content Curation: The Key To Building Visibility, Authority And Value

www.masternewmedia.org

If youre familiar with Google Reader or a similar feed reader, you know it aggregates syndicated content - from blog posts, news headlines, and podcasts – in a single view. On opposite ends of the political spectrum, both sites attract readers interested in the niche coverage.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

www.convinceandconvert.com

Use WWSGD to include a little message before or after each of your posts, asking readers to subscribe to your RSS feed (or buy you a drink). Tracking Google Analytics No surprise, this is my primary statistical source for Convince & Convert.

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6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Google. There are many ways to filter news feeds from your favorite sources, including passively by relying on meme trackers like Techmeme or social news services such as Google Readers shared items. ZapTXT is a keyword filter (of the in variety) that returns results via email, instant messenger, or mobile phone. not via an RSS reader). I still cant believe this functionality hasnt been integrated into (all) readers. google. mobile.

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