Facebook Adds 22 New, Free Training Modules to Facebook Blueprint

Social Media Today

Looking to up your digital marketing skills? Facebook has added a range of new training courses to its Blueprint education platform

Module 171

Facebook Expands Breaking News Tags, Brings Local News Update Module to More Regions

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced the expansion of both its 'Breaking News' tags and its local news update option

Module 171

KCNN: Principles Module

Buzz Marketing for Technology

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Module 181

New Statistics Module: Discover a more efficient way to manage your Competitive Intelligence performance 

Digimind

Forrester has predicted that Insights Driven organizations are likely to grow 8 times faster than global GDP, and will steal market shares to their competitors.

Facebook Announces Removal of Trending News Section

Social Media Today

After various controversies, Facebook has announced that it's removing its Trending news module

Module 113

Facebook Announces New Slate of Video News Programs, Replacing Trending

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced a new slate of exclusive video news programming, which could replace their Trending News module

Module 121

Top Tips: Twitter Lists

SocialFish

Latest SocialFish learning modules: Top Tips for Twitter Lists – This 23 minute intermediate level module covers some top tips to make the most of Twitter Lists, including how to find topical lists, tools for monitoring lists, automation tools, and more.

List 229

Cision’s new social media influencer tool

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social Influencer Discovery module for Cision Communications Cloud enables communicators to identify and develop relationships with social media influencers.

Community Managers in Scientific Communities

SocialFish

I was privileged to teach a module about Aligning Community Management and Workplace Culture to the new class of Community Engagement Fellows at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

SEO Guidelines for Sponsored Content and Partner Links

Adam Sherk

Another common practice for publishers is to feature partner links in various locations such as sidebar modules or just above the footer. The modules typically include a link to the partner home page plus a few recent headlines.

Understanding “Recently In” Facebook Ad Location Targeting

Jon Loomer

Facebook Blueprint’s Training Module on Location: Confusion. One of these is a Blueprint Training Module on Core Audience Targeting. To add to confusion, this module has a specific section on Location-Based Audiences.

Are You Writing Intelligent Content? Should You Be?

Waxing UnLyrical

More specifically, structured content is a way of organizing, storing and managing content, breaking it down into easily identifiable modules and then assigning/using metadata tags and automation to publish this intelligent content from a single source to multiple distribution channels.

SEO Tips for Infinite Scrolling

Adam Sherk

Viewing the home page or any channel page with JavaScript disabled reveals a module with links to static archive pages organized by year and month (like this April 2013 page ): This creates a simple, easy jumping off point to all the content pages on the site.

SEO 255

4 Reasons the New Google Local Stack Sucks

Navolutions

The short answer is that Google wanted a more consistent local search module.

Google 208

Boost Your Blog Traffic: A Guide For Bloggers Who Want More Traffic in 2011

ProBlogger

Over 5 modules we’ll walk you through our philosophies for building traffic to blogs. In the course we’ll cover 5 Modules: Module 1: Where to Start. Module 2: Get Off Your Blog. Module 3: Get More Google Traffic. Module 4: Advertising and Syndication.

5 Facebook Group Features You May Not Know About (But Should)

agora pulse

Learning Modules. Learning modules are the way to go. Learning modules allow you to essential create courses and educational information that group members can work through, like taking an online course. How to Set Up Learning Modules.

5 Facebook Group Features You May Not Know About (But Should)

agora pulse

Learning Modules. Learning modules are the way to go. Learning modules allow you to essential create courses and educational information that group members can work through, like taking an online course. How to Set Up Learning Modules.

Managing Generational Differences in the Workplace

SocialFish

Each module contains a 20 minute video, an accompanying assessment, an exercise (equally do-able alone by journaling or in a group), handouts, and further reading – about 8 hours of content. WHOO HOO! I am super excited to share with you our brand new Generations on-demand course.

Module 182

Take Advantage of Additional Google News Opportunities for Publishers

Adam Sherk

3) Editors’ Picks – Creating an Editors’ Picks RSS feed allows you to provide five links to priority content that will potentially be featured in a special module within Google News: There are some specific guidelines to follow for the RSS feed.

Reuters, Rogers and social dashboards

Sherrilynne Starkie

It also has a stock sentiment module, which features opinions from hundreds of thousands of sources captured and curated by WiseWindow , which uses statistical techniques and natural language processing to deliver predictive data in realtime.

First Think Tank webinar and last call for beta testers.

SocialFish

We’ve already built several learning modules, including: 6 Steps to a Great Social Media Policy. We have more modules planned for April, including one on monitoring, and another on creating a 6-week social media work plan.

Module 205

Link Building Tactics for Publishers

Adam Sherk

RSS feeds are another good opportunity, both for content discovery and because users sometimes utilize them to power link modules on a blog or other site, in which case they become a direct source of links.

Two important SocialFish announcements…

SocialFish

We’ll be providing online learning modules, on-demand Q&A, models and resources, monthly live webinars, and–maybe most importantly–access to like-minded peers in other organizations who are working on the same stuff. Two important SocialFish announcements for ya: 1.

Module 182

Don’t miss: top news for association social media

SocialFish

You can find lots more resources like this – and training modules on all kinds of topics, and fellow association/nonprofit social media practitioners to bounce ideas off of – in the Think Tank.

News 225

The Social PR Virtuoso® Master Course Open for Registration

Waxing UnLyrical

Priority access to the Master Course Intensive , a 4-week LIVE class (1x/week, for 4 weeks), i.e. live group video calls to go through each module together.

Course 185

#SocialPR Spotlight: Mercy Chikowore

Waxing UnLyrical

The modules are a pleasure to go through and you will learn A LOT in a short time. This week I’m thrilled to feature Mercy Chikowore – a bona fide Social PR Virtuoso and good friend – in the Social PR Spotlight!

Module 272

5 Tools That Will Boost Your On-Site Engagement

Kikolani

ProProfs has many different modules, from Quizzes and LiveChat, to Flashcards and Knowledge Base. You can register to use most modules with a free subscription, and upgrade when you need to. Visitor engagement – It’s the Holy Grail of marketing.

Sites 134

The Best Adult Learning is Social Learning

SocialFish

These adult learning principles are far older than social media – but social media can help immensely in designing learning modules that are more participatory, more peer-to-peer, more networked (sharing content and resources from other sources), more layered and more long-term (resources build over time; discussions happen before, during and after the event).

Module 100

An Early Look at Facebook Open Graph Protocol Integration on News.

Adam Sherk

The Huffington Post The Huffington Post has added a “Hot on Facebook” module to its home page and in a sidebar on posts: I like this and think it will do a good job of encouraging user clicks, similar to the Digg widget that has worked well on news sites.

News 172

Only72 Review – 6 Courses for Entrepreneurs at a Low Price

Kikolani

This is a few select modules from Scott’s course about networking that is currently unavailable for new customers outside of this package. I won’t list out the separate modules consisting of slides, audio, and video here as there 97 of them.

Price 139

Video for B2B Marketing [Podcast]

Oktopost

Now it’s time to go into more depth with training modules for your customer’s work force. Episode two of our podcast, B2B Marketing Now, was posted last week and we learned so much about video for B2B marketing creating this episode.

B2B 62

Social Media Gone Mobile

Mindjumpers

Yesterday, Facebook reinforced their analytics module, Insights, to encompass reach data on users interacting via a mobile device: What’s the big deal?

Mobile 257

Advancing Your Career With Greater Ease

The Realtime Report

It also means that you can take as much time as you need to get through different modules and courses, making it ideal for those with limited time. Advancing your Career with Greater Ease.

The 17 Best Photo Editing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

With the ability to resize images to all of my marketing modules while keeping the best aspect ratios, crop out any unwanted space and reduce the file size for better image uploading, it’s a go-to for inbound marketers.” Images add color, visual appeal, and life to online content.

Tools 209

The Worst Advice We Got from Social Media Gurus: Our Social Media Expert Roundup

agora pulse

One recent course contained an entire module entitled “Earning a guaranteed income from Facebook with just 1 hour per day.”

The Best Adult Learning is Social Learning

SocialFish

Aaron Wolowiec (who’s recently launched EventGarde LLC , a brand new consulting firm for meetings and educational strategy) has a MUST READ post on adult learning principles and andragogy (which “places value on the process of learning.

Module 270

8 Critical SEO and Digital Marketing Opportunities

Adam Sherk

Despite all that, Google News and particularly the “In the news” module in the Web search results remain strong opportunities for publishers, so it is important to optimize for news search as best as possible.

SEO 224

What is Netvibes?

Social Media Network Marketing

It is a service that allows users to set up their own customized start page composed of "modules" which can contain a wide variety of information from dozens and dozens of other sites. One of the most obviously useful things to include in a module is an RSS or ATOM feed of a popular blog or news service. There are also weather modules, e-mail including Gmail from Google , a calendar, an events list and even custom bookmark lists.

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

SocMed Sean

To get you started on the right track, here are 3 simple ways to make the management of your website/blog backend much simpler: URL Rewriting The Apache server has a mode rewrite module which will give you the opportunity to effectively redirect one URL to another.

Joomla 241

Find Out How to Increase Traffic, Engagement, and Social Shares Today

Kikolani

Inside, you’ll find core modules on how to: Create shareworthy content. All advertised modules and bonuses are available immediately.