Marketing, Jacking and Mining Memes

Geoff Livingston

Image by MeMe. One bubbling trend in online marketing is meme marketing. Memes are ideas, behaviors or styles that spreads from person to person within a culture. Now guerrilla marketers and companies want to create their own memes. Another image by Meme.

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Bring Your Own Meme to the #LiftOff Book Giveaway

Waxing UnLyrical

Yesterday, I posted a challenge in the Social PR Posse group : to come up with your OWN quick meme and share it in the group. Once again, here it is: all you have to do is come up with your own take on a popular meme.

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Journalism Is Not Content Marketing

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Once all of this research was gathered, these journalists would draft, write, edit (and, with the help of an editor) re-edit and toil away to make their works (once published) resonate. After writing for magazines and newspapers, I started publishing a few of them. publishing.

Facebook Video and Facebook Live: The Future for Marketers

SocialTimes Facebook

Some industry experts say we are living in a post-dot-com age where “homeless media” is the future of content publishing. While Facebook may not provide quick-witted memes or cuts of hilarious videos like other platforms, it can take brands to the next level.

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The Internet Will Break Your Creative Block

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Pushing beyond memes, Buzzfeed and Upworthy. memes. publishing. Writer''s block? Creative block? Can''t come up with something to create? Steven Pressfield hates the words "writer''s block." " He believes that we''re all just fighting the "resistance" to create something (writing, that new startup, a project, whatever). His books, The War of Art , Do The Work and others are all about "putting you ass where your heart is," as he calls it.

The Changing State Of Blogs

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meme that seems to be back in the public zeitgeist (the show will be published in the coming weeks). In the early days of blogging (I started Six Pixels of Separation in 2003), I defined blogs as a personal publishing platform that enabled anyone to write something, hit the publish button, and instantly have it distributed to the world for free (and fast). It's easy to just call this semantics, but it feels more like the proper evolution of blogs and publishing.

With 4 Days Before Blogger Social, I Bring You the 4×4 Meme

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal > With 4 Days Before Blogger Social, I Bring You the 4×4 Meme With 4 Days Before Blogger Social, I Bring You the 4×4 Meme by Tamar Weinberg on March 31, 2008 Share As I was traveling on my last of three conferences, Chris Kieff tagged me on the 4×4 meme that’s going around.

5 Reasons Snackable Content is (Still) Awesome

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This social media content category might be composed of small, easy-to-consume chunks of information—think a tweet, or a Facebook video, or an Instagram meme—but it is nonetheless a mighty force for the good of your brand.

The Meme to End All Memes

Geoff Livingston

The anti-social media guru meme received a death wish from Shel Holtz last week. And we thought to ourselves why just stop with the anti-social media guru meme, there are so many rehashed tired conversations that could stand for a shorter shelf life. by Beth Harte and Geoff Livingston.

Are Podcasts Worth More Than An MBA?

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There's this meme-like image that resurfaces every now and again online that features a quote from me. I was publishing music magazines, and had to make the tough choice of dropping out and moving forward as an entrepreneur. publisher. publishing. How you learn may not be as important as where you learn. The truth is, that I don't think it came from my mind (I may have stolen it), but I truly can't remember where I first heard it. I never graduated university.

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Watching Me Blog

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In the comments section, Peter Petrovski said: "Would love to read more about how you draft, write and publish posts." While the idea of tagging a blog post as a way to start a meme has all but died, I'd love to see people like Seth Godin , Chris Brogan , Amber Naslund , Jeff Jarvis , Mark W. blog meme. publishing. Blogs are one of the most valuable marketing tools ever created. I believe that. I don't just say it. I mean it by walking the talk.

The Technology Part to Your Content Marketing Plan

Razor Social

If we want to consistently publish well-performing content without spending all our time managing the process, we need something that will make our lives easier. Its robust capabilities, such as content analytics and social media publishing, make it more than just a content calendar tool.

Everyone Has Written a Book!

Geoff Livingston

This meme references the seemingly endless proliferation of social media books published. But in reality, the meme isn’t true. Having completed four books (two business published, two unpublished novels), these texts took almost three years to write… Before editing.

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Facebook Users Prefer to Share Funny, Inspiring Content (Infographic)

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More than one-half of Facebook users log in multiple times per day and share content from third-party publishers at least once per week. By contrast baby boomers are most likely to share political content and least likely to share satirical news or memes.

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What Kind Of Content Do Buyers Love [Infographic]

Social Selling Masters

Publishers who use infographics tend to see a 12% increase in traffic than those who don’t. Memes. Memes are a popular way to express humor through the art of parody. Twitter ’s published data shows that 35% of retweets contain photos and 28% contain videos.

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8 Tools to Curate Content for Social Media

SocialFish This content curation tool will help you find, customize, and publish content on the web or social media in a zap. Finally, all you have to do is schedule the posts and publish it on any platform you like.

Facebook is Now the Leading Publisher of Web Display Ads


pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook is Now the Leading Publisher of Web Display Ads by Pam Dyer on May 18, 2010 Share Thanks to steady traffic growth and an ad-friendly redesign, Facebook’s ad impressions took off in the first quarter of 2010.

Facebook News Feed Algorithm Changes: 5 Must-Reads


By Joe Lazauskas This week, the media world has been abuzz about Facebook’s early Christmas gift to publishers: Articles are being given a higher priority in its news feed algorithm, and publishers are seeing a serious increase in traffic.

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7 Warning Signs That Your Blog Needs Better Social Media Management


Inspirational quotes, memes and links – someone told them that these get the most likes so this is all they share everyday. When you’ve identified a few related (or competing) blogs that share great content, add them to Feedly so you can see when they publish new posts.

Facebook’s Organic Reach Decline: How to Respond in 4 Steps


What can you do about plummeting Facebook post reach? Brands that use Facebook for marketing have seen a sharp drop in engagement.

Facebook Audience Optimization: Better Engagement and Insights for Pages

Jon Loomer

When creating your post in the publisher, click the crosshairs icon to use this feature. Use trending memes and hashtags. The suggestion of trending memes surprises me a bit since Facebook at one time punished memes in the news feed.

Why Alps Bethneck is 5 Years Old

Ari Herzog

The constant parade of new verbs and nouns has been interesting: texting, “going viral,” mashups, memes, flashmobs, friending, unfriending, likes, retweets, crowdfunding, “add me,” rickrolling, circles, FollowFriday, hash tags, Pandora, Instagrams.

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The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

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Here’s what makes Rocketium so wonderful: You can choose to publish in different aspect ratios (portrait, landscape, and square) and Rocketium will automatically resize your captions for you! Simply select the meme and will add the captions and effects for you.

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Why Facebook Should Stop Judging Content Quality

Convince & Convert

TechCrunch put an article out on August 23, 2013 reporting that Facebook will soon begin to punish “LOLCats-style memes” in the Facebook newsfeed. Facebook believes memes are low quality, but did not explain why, and I completely disagree. Memes accomplish that.

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You Must Read This!

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It turns out that we are a nation no longer interested in depth and discourse around the topics of the day, but would much prefer to share a meme that involves an obscure character from the cult classic film, The Princess Bride on Facebook than we are in sharing an article about the advancements in micro 3D printing that could lead to many massive implications in terms of both how we manufacture products and how we can improve healthcare. online publisher. publishing.

Five for Friday

Jeff Esposito

Pentagon Will Track Social Media Movements, Memes – earlier this week a lot of folks were creeped out that the government was tracking things on social media along with memes. Five for Friday meme public relations social media

5 Keys toward Creating a Killer Twitter Audit

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Learn more about your publishing habits to better engage your followers. If this works for your brand, post GIFs and memes to your timeline to add humor to posts. Is it time for a Twitter audit? Probably so.

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101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017

Razor Social

Update the content, change the publish date, and re-release the post. Create your own memes. Memes are everywhere, and online marketers are predominantly using them to entertain and engage their audience on social channels. Are you tired of all the fluff you read on marketing?

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Harambe Live: Secrets to blowing up your company’s social channels

Harambe, the Cincinnati Zoo gorilla that became the biggest Internet meme of 2016, is now the subject of a tribute and viral marketing event. Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers.

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Putting the Art in Article, Part I: Beginner Thou ART, Teach I Shall

Waxing UnLyrical

Memes and GIFs. Very loosely: * A meme is any image or set of images , usually taken from a movie or previously published content, with words over the top. Guest Post by Alicia Lawrence. Creative web content is all the rage in the marketing world.

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The Psychology of Change: How We React When Our Favorite Social Networks Shift

Buffer Social

And the memes started flowing. In 2014, researchers from Penn State and UC Irvine published a study on how users react to major changes on social networking sites.

The Significance of a Social Media Revolt: How Binders Full of Women Exploded

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Moreover this is an educated audience, with 81% of Facebook users having completed at least an associate’s degree, according to a study published in Mashable by This is a guest post by Ralph Fascitelli.

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Target audience: Businesses, brands, digital marketers, advertising agencies, PR pros, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers. Welcome to the Internet is a Facebook page that scrapes the Web for brand memes, enhancing your likelihood of getting shares.

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Exclusive Interview with Adnan Ebrahim: Founder of “Top Gear for the Facebook Generation”, Car Throttle

Viper Chill

Car Memes, which he also owns, has 1.4 A few years ago it wasn’t uncommon for media publishers to be under Google’s thumb and rely on high rankings in SERPs, and then of course Panda and Penguin meant most of the scale-play, thin content sites took a huge hit.

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4 Internet Marketing Trends That Every Marketer Should Know


The report says that internet publishers lost 21,8 bln dol. On the other hand those banners may be the only source of money for some publishers. The brands and publishers are wasting millions of dollars in ads that consumers don’t recall seeing and don’t remember.

Life and Career Lessons from Two Very Different Wonder Women

Waxing UnLyrical

I have no idea who she is (other than “Wonder Woman,” d’oh) but I loved how she took a pretty volatile political meme and disarmed it … just by changing a few letters and putting on a kick-butt costume.

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5 Exciting Social Media and Marketing Trends to Know in 2017 – Noah Kagan [SSM055]

Buffer Social

I find it helpful to remember the classic 80/20 rule in digital marketing: With so much content being published every day online, it’s no longer enough to simply post and hope for the best. Everyone has a funny title, interesting graphs, memes, and GIFs.

5 Elements of an Irresistible Social Media Call to Action

Rebekah Radice

From Gifs to Memes, this type of content is heavily shared across social media. Never hit publish on any piece of content until it’s reviewed for: Relevance. If there’s one social media question I receive more than any other it’s this… With over 4.75

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Are You Missing out on These Facebook Business Page Tips?

Sprout Social

You can easily schedule Facebook posts through Sprout Social’s social media publishing tools. Additionally, Sprout offers its ViralPost publishing tool, which finds the best times in the day to post your content. With 1.09

10 Unexpected Places to Find Business Blogging Inspiration

Writtent Blog

Before business blogging existed, personal bloggers spent years publishing unique content to the web. Integrating memes, trending television shows and films, or even celebrities into your content gives you an almost unfair advantage. I’ll clue you into a little secret.

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