Must-have Joomla Blog Extensions

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Gere Jordan of Holony Media. At first glance, Joomla isn’t the best platform for blogging. But that doesn’t negate all the strengths Joomla brings to the table as a content management system. Why even give Joomla a chance? I know what you’re thinking: why on earth would you even consider blogging with Joomla? When you first set about creating a blog in Joomla, it takes a moment before you realize you’re in trouble. Social sharing.

Joomla! Surpasses 15 Million Downloads

Bill Hartzer

OSM), the not-for-profit organization that supports the Joomla! Project , today announced that Joomla!, “February has been an exciting month for OSM and the Joomla! reached 15 million downloads,&# said Elin Waring, President of Open Source Maters, part of the Joomla! “Back in June 2009, Joomla! Joomla! Joomla! Other notable JoomlaCode downloads surrounding the Joomla! million downloads), Joomla! Days and other Joomla!

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Tech Tip: 3 Simple Things You Can Do To Improve The Backend Of Your Site

SocMed Sean

For those using a content management system like WordPress, Drupal or Joomla the work has been done for you through the development of the CMS admin console. Blogs Social Media Tech best practices blog content management drupal joomla security usability wordpressToday’s guest blog post comes from Erik Gaandt, who has written this article for WhoIsHostingThis.com – see here for their iPage review results.

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Solving the Content Management System Standoff: Drupal, Joomla or WordPress?

ProBlogger

Joomla: Your online storefront starts here. Of the three, Joomlas the latest arrival to the CMS scene and occupies the middle ground between Drupal and WordPress, offering the best characteristics of each. Lets take a look at Joomlas top benefits: Simplified installation: Even if youre not pressed for time, youll be able to get this up and running quickly and easily. Although Joomla isnt for beginners, its setup is user-friendly and straightforward.

Is Social Media Becoming Boring?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > Is Social Media Becoming Boring? Is Social Media Becoming Boring? by Tamar Weinberg on April 14, 2010 Share For most, social media is new and fun. For others, though, social media is old and is falling out of favor. Social media experts are no longer social media experts.

Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

Episode 2 of monetizing online communities looks at donations – an overlooked revenue stream and the social media tools that enable donations online. This does NOT have to be Not For Profits – social networks that have a “community&# feel, can also connect with the goodwill of the members and seek donations as a revenue stream. Online social media services provide scope for members to donate time, resources and money how and when they want.

Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth

Rewarding badges and points systems on your intranet – social scorecards – could be the turning point for turning your enterprise 2.0 Foursquare becomes Social Work and all the better for it. Now we can see leaderboards and games played out in social spaces, it’s easier to buy into as a concept. I also have a soft spot for them -they are the true entrepreneurs and pioneers of social behaviour online. Economies of Social Scorecards. Joomla!

CafePress Has Gone Social

Small Business Mavericks

More specifically, they haven’t incorporated social media very well into their platform. E-commerce is increasingly becoming more social. You can set up an Etsy store, sell on eBay, sell through Amazon, set up a store on your Facebook page, or set up your own e-commerce store on your website using WordPress, Joomla, or one of the other popular CMS systems. Small Business Internet Marketing e-commerce Social Media

Scribe SEO for Wordpress

Janet Fouts

You can also use Scribe with other types of sites and here are videos for Scribe for Joomla , and Scribe for Drupal too. Tags: Social Media Tips and Tricks Social Media Tools Plugins Seo Wordpress Wordpress SEO I thought I knew quite a bit about search engine optimization until I found this nifty new tool called Scribe. Even though I optimize sites for search engines as part of my daily duties, it can be tedious and there is always more to learn.

The Complete Solo Build It! Review - An Insider’s Perspective

The Social Media Hat

She wanted some basic guidance on how to use social networks, and which she should be using. I've built sites using Geocities, FrontPage, Dreamweaver, PHP-Nuke, GoDaddy, Joomla, Drupal, Wix and WordPress. If it were me, I could use professional interests like social media and blogging, or more personal interests like Star Wars. The Complete Solo Build It! Review - An Insider’s Perspective.

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Why Livefyre Is The Best Blog Comment System Evah

Waxing UnLyrical

In a nutshell, what Livefyre does is integrate the two social networks most of us use (and when I say “us,&# I mean people like you and me, who are online quite a bit) into its platform. Livefyre also has plans to shortly (most likely by the end of March) introduce integration with Drupal, Typepad and Blogger (it already supports WordPress, Joomla and open web install). This is part of the Blogging for Grasshoppers series.

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The Ultimate List of Social Media Acronyms and Abbreviations

Hootsuite

Real talk: With all the social media acronyms being used right now, it can be hard to understand what’s going on. But if your brand is using social media for business , properly using social media acronyms and social media abbreviations might be part of an effective social strategy.

How to Increase Your Retweets, Twitter Followers & Klout

Kikolani

It STILL amazes me every time I come across a blog that has no social sharing buttons. One of the ways to inhibit social sharing is by making it take extra effort on the part of the reader – the faster the process, the more likely your content will be shared. See my post on adding social sharing buttons to your WordPress theme for more details on styling and how to do this in Thesis. Complete Social Sharing WordPress Plugins. Blogging Social Media

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Solid Evidences Learning PHP IDE Is Good For Your Career Advancement with Codelobster

Social Media Marketing

CodeLobster PHP Edition supports a number of CMS Environments, which happens to be Wordpress, Joomla, Magento; these are some of the environments, which are the most famous among users. IDE’s have been quite famous from past, it’s no longer coding and then running via CMD and such case, but now we have all in one software, which is known as IDE.

45 Marketing Tools to Consider for 2017

Razor Social

You can connect up to 9 social networks and other online services (called ‘apps’) to your account. Brand24 is a social media monitoring tool that allows you to track mentions about your brand, or your competition, across social media channels, blogs, forums, photo sites, etc. Feedly is the easiest way to curate content from your favorite publications for social sharing. Social Warfare. Social Media. Social Media Tools

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Business Blog Guide

Your Escape From 9 to 5

There are three hosted platforms that you can use to build your blog on WordPress , Joomla , and Drupal. For example, instead of looking all over social media sites, target Facebook and LinkedIn groups, as well as Google+ communities, related to your business. Aside from blog content, consider their social media activity and possible blogging tools they are using so you can better assess how you can gain an advantage over your competitors.

WordPress Plugins that Make Your Blog Comments Social

ProBlogger

Are you worried that you are loosing social proof about the validity of your posts to the social media conversation, rather than as direct comment on your site? There is a way to get the best of both worlds and aggregate comments and social media responses on your site. People are building social media presences, and part of that is sharing great blog content and their opinions on those posts. Make your comments social.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, ASW11 & Productivity Systems

Kikolani

The simple technique that will make everything you write more popular – and it’s not SEO or social media related. Win a free review of your blog and social media – a $199 value for simply signing up to an email list that should be great (not to mention also comes with a free bonus on goal setting for your blog). Politics have hit social media – simple infographic with intersting statistics. Social Media / Social Networking.

The 2014 Digital Marketing Ecosystem

Cody Ward

They hear buzzwords like mobile marketing, SEO, retargeting, inbound marketing, or social media engagement. This means they need a content management system such as WordPress, SharePoint, Joomla, or Drupal. For maybe the first time in history, there is a surplus of technology and strategy to help advance both sales and marketing of a business, while at the same time a lack of resources and understanding to utilize it to its fullest capacity.

5 Things You Can’t Blog Successfully Without

Writtent Blog

Open source content management systems like WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal are good options. Do you have active profiles on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Google+? Blog successfully and you cam smile all the way to the bank. Your website traffic will grow, your company will flourish, and your reputation could swell to the point where business finds you. Bloggers like Michael Arrington rake in up to $800,000 per month ! But it’s not quite that simple.

Top 10 reasons to use WordPress [Beginner’s Guide]

BeingOptimist

There are many open source platforms such as WordPress , Joomla, Drupal , and Magento and it is very confusing for the beginners to decide which CMS to use for their blog or website. Other reasons are: Ready to use, customizable, multimedia support, third-party software integration, social media integration, and you can publish content immediately, easy to understand dashboard and many more. Facebook 0. Twitter 0. LinkedIn 0. Pinterest 1. 1 Shares.

3 Ways Your Experience Can Help You Sell Your Services

Convince & Convert

Set up a website or a blog, pour all your years of experience into a nice content guide, and start promoting it on social media and other marketing channels. He has experience with WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal, the three most popular CMSs of the web, which makes him a subject expert on the topic. One of my favorite sayings, often repeated by my granny, was that she didn’t get gray hair lazing around in the sun.

10 Tips To Grow Your Online Business With MilesWeb Reseller Hosting

BeingOptimist

Apart from this, if people like reading your posts then surely they will share it through social networking websites and this will help in increasing your brand awareness. In comparison with other types of hosting, reseller hosting is fairly easy to start.

7 Steps to Creating Million-Dollar Web Apps (And a Big Announcement)

Viper Chill

My first plugin for example, called Reputation Management for WordPress , which shows alerts you to people talking about your around the web, saved me time by keeping me up to date on social mentions straight from my WordPress Dashboard. The problem with that original service is that I couldn’t use my own custom buttons and their social login process had ads on it, which I didn’t want my own site visitors to have to see.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Midwinter in Sweden

Kikolani

44 beautiful Joomla website designs. Social Media. New social media connections could equal new opportunities. Next week, on Kikolani , I will write about the benefits of making your WordPress blog mobile (and how to do it easily), and ways to collect and organize information using popular social bookmarking / sharing sites. Articles featured in the resources come primarily from people I interact with in the comments, and on the social networks.

10 Tips To Grow Your Online Business With MilesWeb Reseller Hosting

BeingOptimist

Apart from this, if people like reading your posts then surely they will share it through social networking websites and this will help in increasing your brand awareness. In comparison with other types of hosting, reseller hosting is fairly easy to start.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & a Viral Video

Kikolani

Top 15 SEO extensions for Joomla CMS. Social Media. 35 great social media infographics. Jobs that will be replaced by social media. Articles featured in the resources come primarily from people I interact with in the comments, and on the social networks. Look What You’ve Missed: The Fetching Friday archives – tons of useful resources on blogging, social networking, and more.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

It is also great for socializing and building your own community. Before you register that domain, be sure that it is available on social media! Knowem lets you search names/keywords to see if they are taken on over 500 social networks. This is also a great place to find social networks by niche including business, design, entertainment, health, music, photo, and travel. Media Temple – Installing WordPress using the 1-Click Application Tool.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

Before you register that domain, be sure that it is available on social media! Knowem lets you search names / keywords to see if they are taken on over 500 social networks. This is also a great place to find social networks by niche including business, design, entertainment, health, music, photo, tech, and travel. Media Temple – Offers more high-end hosting options starting at $20 per month with 1-click WordPress install.

AMA Handbook of Public Relations Published

Bill Hartzer

But since the birth of social media, citizen journalism and an ever-evolving world of online communications, we are facing new challenges more complicated than ever before. If you are a Public Relations Specialist, how can you exploit what’s new and exciting on the technology front without overlooking traditional media that still matter? Joomla!

Marketing Marvels – Build Remarkable Content Marketing Hubs with Uberflip

Convince & Convert

Welcome to episode number 2, dos, of Marketing Marvels, the show from Convince & Convert Media where I help you discover new marketing technology to improve what you’re doing in your business. And when we say aggregate, we mean pull in your blogs, pull in your social media content, your video content, your ebooks, your white papers, all of this really great stuff that in many cases, if you’ve got a lot of it, is kind of sitting in a whole bunch of silos.

Stop Writing for Free and Launch Your Own Profitable Blog

ProBlogger

You feel pretty successful in terms of exposure, but large media companies are not knocking down your door to hire you. However, if you decide to use a content management system (CMS) that requires you to pay for third party hosting – WordPress, Drupal, and Joomla are good examples – you’ll want to make sure you monitor your costs closely. I would not recommend immediately going out and paying for advertising on social media or any other channel.

How I Lived Off ProBlogger for 2 Years and Made $50,000+ in 3 Months

ProBlogger

Next, I started pitching to media platforms that accepted contributions. social media marketing. Joomla. For example, a job posting that asks for published work with significant social shares should inspire you to promote some of your posts and get them shared on social media. A lot of social shares can be a massive plus to your work. Find websites in your niche, or with significant media authority, and write for them.

How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10

Viper Chill

You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10 How to Build a Superblog: Insights from the Technorati Top 10 Written by Glen, this post has 62 Comments It’s no secret that one-man blogs can make a lot of money. Some posts on Mashable are large in-depth guides to social media platforms while others are just posts with embedded Youtube videos. Home What the F ? Cloud Living Say "Hi!"

The State of the Blog Sales Market: Interview with Andrew Knibbe of Flippa

ProBlogger

Buying assets: content, lists, social media and more. As well as content, I know there’s some other assets that bloggers see themselves as having: one would be social media accounts, and the other would be lists—email lists. The social media footprint is an interesting one, too. If the blogger or the person selling has done it right, the social media’s all attached and quite clean.

Thank You for the Memories in 2010

Ari Herzog

Ching Ya @ Social… (2). Cobboc Social Net… (2). Deepak @ Social M… (1). John Media @ dedi… (1). Joomla Website De… (1). AriWriter remains here, in the same place it’s been since 2007, focusing on strategies and tips on social media marketing. To everyone who visited, subscribed, read, shared, commented, and otherwise enjoyed the content of AriWriter over the past 12 months, I thank you.

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