Facebook Open Graph: Washington Post and Future of Social News

Laurel Papworth

The Washington Post has implemented the Social Graph from Facebook: Use your Facebook network on the Post Web site. Note to readers: Today you will find a new home page feature, at the top right, that allows you to create a more personalized, social way to experience the news.

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Social Media Newsroom- Intel debuts social news hub

Proactive Report

Intel debuted their social media newsroom last month after eight months of development. It has all the features one would expect in a social news hub: commenting. SMR (social media releases). RSS tutorial – Feeds are the bloodlines of the social web.

The Most Buried News Sites on Digg

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Buried News Sites on Digg by Adam Sherk on July 23, 2009 It’s no secret that mainstream news sites are experiencing increased exposure on social news sites like Digg. Major news sites have seen strong increases in social media referral traffic over the past couple years, and Digg continues to be among the top referrers.

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Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches FB Newswire, Acquires Motion Tracking App Moves

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Linkedin and Pinterest: Facebook. Any social media updates that we missed? Related Stories Which Social Networks Drive the Most Engaged Referrals?

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How Embedded Social News Grew My Content, Traffic, and Engagement, and Saves Me Time [Case Study]

ProBlogger

Guitar news happens fast, making it difficult to churn out blog posts on everything out there. As creator of GSTV, I was looking for a social news platform that could deliver top guitar content from across the Web directly to our blog and allow users to participate on a social level. Our research led us to new social platform, ROCKZi. A social news platform. It let us pick a news category that was relevant specifically to our blog.

Social Media, Journalism and “The News Will Find Me”

SocialFish

just posted a great slide deck of a presentation she gave recently on the impact of social media on journalism to the New England Press and Newspaper Association ‘s Winter Conference. How has social media affected the way you present news-worthy industry information to your community?

This Week in Social Media – 8/7/2013

Social Media Marketing

Why Bezos bought the Post , Facebook gets a CMO and starts bumping, time on digital surpasses TV, Facebook ads are undervalued, Vietnam outlaws sharing news on social sites, GE wants to put an end to press releases, the effect of tweets on TV ratings and more, it''s This Week in Social Media.

This Week in Social Media – 6/26/13

Social Media Marketing

And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in the This Week in Social Media Magazine. Industry Social networks continue to expand globally, with nearly one in four people using social networks worldwide. Facebook is working on a news reader.

25 Social Selling Posts You Should Read

Koka Sexton

Whether you’re mastering social selling , making yourself easier for future employers and clients to find, or recruiting top talent, it pays to be a LinkedIn power user. Social Selling Best Practices. How 4 advisors achieved social media success. Social Selling Forensics.

This Week in Social Media – 4/17/2013

Social Media Marketing

And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in my new This Week in Social Media Magazine. Industry News What the killer app for mobile? Just who uses social media? Facebook''s algorithm for sorting your News Feed is perennially misunderstood.

This Week in Social Media – 4/3/2013

Social Media Marketing

And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in my new This Week in Social Media Magazine. Typically reserved to the right column, Facebook just announced that these targeted ads will now come to the News Feed. A roundup of relevant links affecting our industry.

This Week in Social Media – 6/19/2013

Social Media Marketing

And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in the This Week in Social Media Magazine. Here are three keys that open the door to massive social sharing of your content. Instagram Video this week in social news social media facebook Twitter

Blogging: Social Media is Not Only About Social Media Sites

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Well, for one, social media users — that is, users on social news sites such as Digg, Mixx, Reddit — are not particularly enthusiastic about the proliferation of marketers in their community. Social media is the new game in town. Does social media convert?

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WEBININE: All About Reddit

Convince & Convert

In this webinine, or short form webinar lasting around nine minutes, we explore Reddit, a social news sharing site with a loyal community and growing following. Click to read more » Webinine news reddit sharing social

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Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In the past few weeks, however, even Digg’s other top users are seeing that Digg is becoming more difficult of a social news site to enjoy, and after stepping away from Digg for awhile, I have some thoughts and reflections on how it was and possibly how it should be. Social media isn’t going away, but this example shows that some systems just happen to work better than others. How you use social media depends on your frame of mind.

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Traffic Rises 350% Year-Over-Year For Social Publisher BuzzFeed

The Realtime Report

Calling itself “the social news and entertainment company,” BuzzFeed demonstrated last month that whatever the publisher’s formula may be, it’s working. Marketing itself as “the hottest, most social content on the web ,” BuzzFeed offers “breaking buzz and the kinds of things you’d want to pass along to your friends.” ” Clearly, this focus on “shareable” breaking news is driving traffic.

Every Social Network is Different: Here's What You Need to Know

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

How do you get your news? In the past I have variously read newspapers, watched TV news bulletins, read news.bbc.co.uk Now it seems I get most of my news from Twitter. As Chris Garrett explains in his post, if you follow numerous feed bots, you can get the news all the time.

How to Identify Your Own Top Trends of 2009

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk How to Identify Your Own Top Trends by Adam Sherk on December 22, 2009 Yesterday Facebook shared its Top Status Trends of 2009 , providing insight into what terms most commonly occurred in users’ status updates. Last week Twitter gave us their Top Twitter Trends of 2009 for categories like news events, people, movies, etc. What types of content generated the most social media sharing and inbound links?

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It’s my birthday and I have some great news! Want the trends, news, and findings too? Think instead about social media traffic, good content, a cleanly coded website, slow progressive growth, and your site’s authority. Social Media. They call that social proof.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), Quick Jump: Social Media: Getting Started, Implementation, and Execution.

Digital PR Tool of the Week: Newsle

Proactive Report

One of the factors you should be monitoring is who in your social graph is getting media attention. the service scans hundred of news and blog feeds looking for mentions of your connections. ” You can rank your news feed by most interesting or most recent.

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Citizen Journalism: Who is a Journalist Today?

Proactive Report

People today are always on the look out for new and faster ways to get their news. According the 2011 State of the Media report, not only do they want to be able to find it and get it fast, they also want to contribute to, and participate in, reporting the news.

Xydo Pivots to a New, Targeted B2B Content Model for Your Business Newsletter

Stay N' Alive

or just click here) One thing I haven't been able to divulge until now is that there's an innovative company that I've been using to provide these weekly emails that provide customized news from my social news streams, and.

2011 Trends: Make Your Corporate Site A Social Media Hub

Proactive Report

EyeforTravel published their 2011 Trends and their number one pick is the increasing need to integrate social content and activity on your corporate website. Sites will become a hub to aggregate and explain activity on social networks, and add long-form value.

Measuring your Social Media Impact? Meet your new Best Friend!

Harp Interactive

While on the hunt for meaningful metrics tools, Erwin Hendriks, creator of Social Website Analyzer , brought his insightful resource to my attention. These stats can serve as meaningful benchmarks as you launch and continue to build and measure your social media presence and impact.

The New Media Relations

Proactive Report

It’s official – journalists rely on social media sources to find stories. 65% to social media sites such as Facebook and LinkedIn. Reporters and editors are acutely aware of the need to verify information they get from social media.

Social You Should Know—April Social Media Updates

Ignite Social Media

A lot happened this month in social media with most of the news centered around the Facebook privacy scandal. What we learned from that experience is that many people in Congress do not understand how social networks work and that Facebook has a lot of action items to follow up on.

The New Media Relations

Proactive Report

It’s official – journalists rely on social media sources to find stories. 65% to social media sites such as Facebook and LinkedIn. Reporters and editors are acutely aware of the need to verify information they get from social media.

April Showers Bring May Social Updates

Ignite Social Media

Controversy around Facebook’s privacy data consumed the news in April but in May, new features and announcements brought less cloudy news and more updates to look out for. Social Media Today reported that Facebook will be testing a new rating system for brand pages. For social media marketers this update only fuels the necessity of creating quality and engaging content.

Where’s Social Media Going in 2014?

Mindjumpers

2013 is coming to an end after what has been an interesting year for social media and we think that 2014 isn’t going to be any less interesting. Social media is our new news site. 1 news source within recent years and this tendency will increase in 2014. The social TV.

5 Tips for Creating Engaging Social Media Content

The Social Media Incubator

Social media for business shouldn’t be implemented just for the sake of having social media. Successful engagement on social media requires a strategy – a plan for how you will utilize social media to further your company’s mission and sales.

Publisher Survey: Reddit Traffic Way Up, Digg Way Down

Adam Sherk

Has this translated into a significant change in social news referrals for publishers? I intentionally chose sites from several different publishers and focused on those with content that is a reasonably good fit for social news sites. Social Media

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7 New Instagram Features You May Have Missed

Likeable

It’s currently the fastest-growing social platform, growing 5x faster than any other network and expected to hit 930 million users by the end of 2021. Instagram took another step in the direction of social commerce by bringing its shoppable tags from the main Feed to Stories.

Ultimate Social Media Image Sizing Guide for 2017 + Adobe Photoshop Templates

Pam Moore

Are you tired of your Facebook cover image, Facebook advertising images, Facebook Group image, Twitter cover images, Pinterest board covers and LinkedIn images not looking as beautiful as the cool social media kids (aka visual savvy social marketers)? The social world is going visual.

Social Media Visitors More Loyal But Still a Very Small Percentage.

Adam Sherk

But I wouldn’t have expected Digg to be a strong second, since the social news site is known for sending large spikes of visitors that quickly scan the page and then move on.

Why Reddit Continues to be Relevant

Idaconcpts

Way back in August 2010, the social news website Digg.com updated to version 4 – more or less sealing its doom. So why did these Digg users embrace Reddit as their new social news website home?

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An Effective SMO/SMM

Social Media Marketing

Effective On page What the means of SMO Social media optimisation (SMO) refers to the utilization of variety of social media shops and communities to come up with subject matter to extend the attention of a product, complete or event. styles of social media concerned embody RSS feeds, social news and bookmarking sites, moreover as social networking sites, like Twitter, and video and blogging sites. Get more info click to me.

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How Campbell’s Go Targets Millennials On Facebook, Tumblr, Spotify, BuzzFeed And Mobile Games

The Realtime Report

Campbell’s Soups is reaching out to millennials with a “whimsical, humorous personality” on social media to promote a new line of microwaveable soup products, called Campbell’s Go.

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What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

Webbiquity SMM

Other than your company’s website, most mentions were likely in well-known online news sites or trade industry publication sites. The explosion of social media has led to a corresponding need for more sophisticated monitoring tools that can crawl the hundreds of social networking and bookmarking sites and millions of blogs across the globe. You can find a list of more than 150 social media monitoring tools here or close to 200 here , but—that can seem overwhelming.

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A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Video Marketing in 2017 – Sunny Lenarduzzi [SSM029]

Buffer Social

Video marketing is one of the most-talked about subjects in social media right now. Marketers, brands, and businesses everywhere are all jumping aboard this incredible trend that has truly begun to take take over our social news feeds.

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