Worst Blogs Online & Why Technorati Likes Them

Idaconcpts

And any blog, good or bad, has the same chance of making it onto the Technorati Top 100. Unfortunately, Technorati doesn’t actually judge the socially redeeming value of a blog; it only gauges popularity, so dumb blogs make it onto the list all the time. Share this on LinkedIn.

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Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

LinkedIn is firmly ensconced among the “big 3″ social networks for marketing and business purposes, and though its base of 80 million members is far smaller than the 600 million users of Facebook, its impact in B2B marketing is larger. New LinkedIn Features.

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How (and Why) to Map Your Company’s Digital Landscape

Webbiquity SMM

Many organizations, having now realized that the “build it and they will come” model doesn’t work in social media and that it isn’t just another channel for promoting news releases and marketing brochures, are stepping back and retooling their social media strategies.

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How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

While this isn’t anything substantially groundbreaking, I propose this question: why is it that many marketers are not embracing the technology earlier? The Professional’s Network: LinkedIn Finally, as far as LinkedIn is concerned, it’s a bit of a mix, though it makes sense.

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Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

For anyone in marketing or PR being asked to make “data-driven&# decisions “based on the numbers&# (and doesn’t that include pretty much everyone in marketing and PR these days?), Social Marketing Lifts Organic Conversions by MarketingSherpa. ** 5 Stars.

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11 Myths of Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

Though social media marketing is rapidly advancing in terms of adoption and sophistication, many marketers and business executives still struggle with it. This confusion is partly due to some still-common misconceptions about social media marketing. Social media marketing is new.

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How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Let’s just take a look at the potential of Facebook for business for a moment here and review the various options business owners have in order to be effective with Facebook business marketing. You can do many things to market your business, add value, and empower your customers.

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10 Strategies of Push-Pull Marketing for Your Online Business

Idaconcpts

If you want your online business to be successful then you need to actively market your business. An introductory marketing class will teach you that there are two basic options for marketing: push and pull. Push and Pull Marketing. A Good Push-Pull Marketing Strategy.

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Amplify Your Content Strategy with Influencer Marketing

Convince & Convert

Most of us are familiar with the concept of influencer marketing, i.e., marketing to a select group of individuals — such as journalists, bloggers, consultants, or industry analysts — who influence your buyers’ decisions. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

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How LinkedIn Does Email Marketing

Idaconcpts

Despite it appears that Facebook may be beating LinkedIn at the job seeking game, you can learn about how LinkedIn creates effective email calls to action. million and the unemployment rate, at 9.5%; LinkedIn created an effective (and well-timed!) Share this on LinkedIn.

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Unique Unconventional Marketing Nuggets

Idaconcpts

Guerrilla marketing ideas are known for their creativity, humor and effectiveness in promoting a concept, product or business. Here are some great marketing ideas to use for your business. Find an affordable t-shirt printer to use this eccentric marketing tactic for your company.

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55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. According to a HubSpot study, 71% of marketers viewed Twitter as a useful marketing tool last year, up from just 39% in 2009.

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3 Examples of Auto Insiders Using Viral Videos to Market Cars

Idaconcpts

Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati. Toyota Viral marketing Viral videos Bob Burnquist Examples of Auto Insiders Using Viral Videos to Market Cars Prius plural Toyota Prius Toyota Small Talk Toyota Swagge Wagon

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10 Creative Ads on Buses

Idaconcpts

Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati. Bus Marketing Pull Marketing Push Marketing ads on buses bus marketing creative ads on buses marketing on busesEmail this to a friend? Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Facebook.

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20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

Kikolani

As each year passes, blog marketing techniques evolve. I receive a lot of questions on a regular basis about blogging, online marketing, and traffic generation, so I thought I would share my answers in this post. If you plan to monetize or market a business, this is a must.

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7 Truths About Social Media Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Thanks to books like The New Community Rules , written by yours truly, Engage , Social Media 101 , and others, social media marketing is, for the time being, going to still be on people’s minds as they discover this bright and sunny marketing opportunity.

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Five Audiences for Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

Media and public relations activities are no longer separate from social media marketing. Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati. One of the first precepts aspiring writers learn is to “write for your readers.&#

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What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Interviews , Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Websites > What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer? What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

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How to Market Banking to Gen Y

Idaconcpts

Despite stepping up their marketing efforts, investment companies claim that they cannot get the attention of Gen Y. Last but not least, showing how to market banking/investment to Gen Y. – Facebook and Twitter are not Ways to Market Online Banking/Investment to Gen Y.

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2011 B2B Marketing Trends

Webbiquity SMM

MarketingSherpa recently released its 2011 B2B Marketing Benchmark Report. A slightly higher percentage of marketers than last year (41% vs. 39%) called “marketing to a lengthening sales cycle&# a top challenge. That leaves only 20% of the market left to fight over.

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Strategies 360 Is Hiring: Marketing & Social Media Associate

Jason Yormark

Today I begin my search for the first piece of many in building out the S360 Marketing & Social Media team. Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati. The New Gig: VP of Marketing & Social Media @ Strategies 360. 9 Great Social Media, Digital Marketing & Productivity Tools. Digital Marketing Social MediaTweet Like I mentioned in my earlier post, things couldn’t be better in my new gig at S360.

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Making an Integrated Marketing Communication Effort

Mindjumpers

Tweet Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC) is “the concept under which a company carefully integrates and coordinates its many communication channels to deliver a clear, consistent message&# , according to the marketing guru Philip Kotler.

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Dilbert on Social Media Managers

Idaconcpts

Here’s what happens when Beth, the new Marketing Manager for Social Media enters Dilbert’s corporate world: What do you think? Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati.

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Why SEO is Easier than Social Media Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

However, the number of SEOs I’ve come across are much fewer and farther between than social media marketers. Despite this, social media marketing is much more difficult than search engine optimization. In both of these aspects of search engine marketing, you begin by learning.

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2011 Social Media Marketing Trends

Webbiquity SMM

Social media marketing has progressed from radical new idea to widely adopted practice in a remarkably short period of time. Three-quarters of b2b buyers use social media at some point during their purchase decision process, and marketers are responding with increased spending on social media marketing. “Social is much bigger than marketing and PR. “Social is much bigger than marketing and PR. Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati.

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100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog

Webbiquity SMM

To give credit where it’s due, both the TopRank Online Marketing Blog and Robin Good have provided nice lists in the past, but as changes in the blog directory world can be challenging to keep pace with, both now include dead links and directories that have significantly changed their policies (e.g. Webbiquity B2B Marketing Blog). Technorati. Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati. Over time, the top source of traffic for most blogs is search.

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The New Gig: VP of Marketing & Social Media @ Strategies 360

Jason Yormark

communications firm offering a full-team approach to marketing, government relations, business strategy, creative services and. Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati. 9 Great Social Media, Digital Marketing & Productivity Tools. Tweet It would take a pretty sweet opportunity for me to leave. what was a pretty good situation at Microsoft. Despite the. fact that I was unhappy with my role, with. href="[link].

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IT'S TIME TO TEACH MARKETING & SALES IN LAW SCHOOL

Myrland Marketing

Home About Services Social Media Speaking-Training LMA Contact Subscribe Myrland Marketing Minutes Strategic Social Media: Making Social Media Make Sense IT’S TIME TO TEACH MARKETING & SALES IN LAW SCHOOL by Nancy Myrland on May 29, 2009 Bentley Tolk , well-known legal marketing expert, wrote an article on his blog last night titled Will Law School Ever Teach Marketing For Law Firms? They were management, marketing and sales.

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How Marketers are Using Social Media for Business: New Report

Webbiquity SMM

Whatever questions you may have about social media marketing, you’ll probably find the answers in the 2010 Social Media Marketing Industry Report from white paper guru Michael Stelzner. If there was any doubt that social media has become a mainstream marketing channel, 91% of respondents of respondents said they are using social media for marketing. A year ago, the top questions most marketers had about social media related to tactics, with ROI second.

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Seven Ways to Use Social Media for Business

Webbiquity SMM

The bottom line is that while social media marketing definitely provides benefits (such as a higher conversion rate for organic search traffic ), it’s not generally effective as a direct promotion tool. Perform competitive and market research. Share this on LinkedIn.

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How PR and Social Media Can Work Together

Webbiquity SMM

The social media release also links back to the company’s LinkedIn and Twitter accounts. When a blogger publishes a guest post from the company, that post gets linked in the company’s LinkedIn groups, Facebook page, Twitter and social bookmarking sites. Share this on LinkedIn.

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List of Brand-Side Corporate Social Strategists: Twitter Edition

Webbiquity SMM

It’s an outstanding list, categorized by industry including Automotive, Chemicals, Electronics, Telecommunications, and a dozen other sectors, but all of the names were linked to the individuals’ LinkedIn profiles—no Twitter links! Airline. • Morgan Johnston – Manager Corporate Communication at JetBlue Airways. • Bowen Payson – Manager of Online and Digital Marketing at Virgin America. Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati.

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78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

With the amount of helpful content about social media marketing growing faster than Facebook’s user base or Lindsay Lohan’s court appearances, it’s tough to keep up. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics and Guides. Despite the widespread use of the phrase “social media marketing,&# marketing is not the only business use of social media, as John Jantsch reminds us. 10 Essential Social Media Tips for B2B Marketers by Mashable.

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B2B Blogging Trends for 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Blogging is often viewed as the core component of a B2B social media marketing strategy, and other than discussion forums, it’s the most mature component of social media. Blogs are not islands; as pointed out above, they are the central point to social marketing efforts.

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Why Radio Is Still A Very Strong Marketing Technique

Idaconcpts

For several years radio has been the form of transferring news and marketing. When TV didn’t exist radio was the only resource used to listen to latest news and also was the only marketing technique which could reach the market within seconds. Share this on LinkedIn.

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Learn Email Copywrite from Groupon

Idaconcpts

Avoid marketing clichés such as: Got X problem? Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati. Groupon e-mail marketing email marketing groupon editorial manual

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A Brief Introduction to The New Community Rules: Marketing on the.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

You’ll get exposure to case studies of companies that do this well and review cases of companies where listening severe impacted the effectiveness of marketing campaigns. You’ll learn: What’s the hype about LinkedIn and how can I use it? Is MySpace marketing really worth it? How can I market effectively with Flickr ? Reply Best Internet Marketing Company July 15, 2009 at 8:58 pm Looks interesting Tamar!

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

of articles on the topic of Internet Marketing, from SEO to social media to web usability and then some. They are strategic guides that hopefully will enhance your internet marketing experiences in the future.

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Eloqua, TopRank, Demandbase and More – OMS Minneapolis Wrapup

Webbiquity SMM

Steve is one of the most brilliant marketing strategists I know, and co-author of a new book, Revenue Engine. QR codes marry social media with traditional direct marketing. With marketing moving online, everything is measurable now. Lee Odden , TopRank Online Marketing.

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4 Reasons Why You Must Stop Using Auto DMs On Twitter

Idaconcpts

Share this on LinkedIn. Share this on Technorati. Tags: 4 Reasons Why You Must Stop Using Auto DMs On Twitter Twitter twitter marketing what Twitter users want bender Take a good look at Bender.

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