How to import Posterous to self-hosted WordPress

The Way of the Web

With the news that Posterous will be closing on April 30, 2013 , many people are now looking to export their content and start to publish on a different platform. Once that’s done, look in the Tool section of your new site, and then click on the Posterous import option.

IMPORTANT: what’s in store for associationTECH now Posterous is going to die?

SocialFish

You may have heard that Twitter has bought Posterous , the platform the blog is on right now. Today we are welcoming a very talented group from Posterous to Twitter. Posterous Spaces will remain up and running without disruption.

Use Posterous to Easily Enhance Your Tweeting

TwiTip

Use Posterous to Easily Enhance Your Tweeting 7 Image via Wikipedia Posterous will allow you to easily post MP3s, files, videos and photos to Twitter. Posterous is the new kid on the block when it comes to blogging. The great part is the ease with which you can post to Posterous.

How to import Posterous to self-hosted WordPress

The Way of the Web

With the news that Posterous will be closing on April 30, 2013 , many people are now looking to export their content and start to publish on a different platform. So assuming you don’t want to move from Posterous to another third party service like WordPress.com, Tumblr etc, what do you need to do? Exporting from Posterous: Log into your Posterous account, and you’ll see a bright yellow ‘BackUp’ button in the top right of the dashboard.

Vacation + Guest Posters = Awesome

Jeff Esposito

It has been a while, but Mrs. Espo and I have decided to take our first real vacation in over two years now. We really like fall in New England, but it would be nice to get some sun and beach time in before we head into the frozen season.

Winners of Dragon Age Legends Beta Key Giveaway

Idaconcpts

First of 3 posters that the Dragon Age Legends team commissioned from Adam Phillips to embody the core ideas of the game. It includes the image above of the Adam Phillips poster in the front and your code on the back.

My little baller

Jason Yormark

Switching to Impulse: Social Media Gets Faster

Socialized

And the iPhone 3GS and Posterous represent the latest advances in real time communications. I’ve already talked about Posterous which is an amazing tool that lets you post almost any kind of file to almost any social network, blog, etc simply by emailing it to your unique Posterous address. Tags: Social Media Video Flip impulse iPhone 3GS posterous YouTube Social media just got faster. Immediacy is one of the Six Valuable Attributes of Social Media.

The Great Fracture

Geoff Livingston

Reality Social Media Empire Avenue facebook fatigue Gartner google Instagram klout LinkedIn marketing overload Pinterest Posterous Quora time management Tumblr twitterImage by NASA Every mature market experiences rising competition that carves off specialized pieces of the leaders’ established footprint. It’s how Southwest, JetBlue and others brought the major traditional airlines to their knees (and bankruptcy). For social networking leaders, the great fracture is upon them.

How to add Live-stream contributors to your Facebook page

Janet Fouts

In their continuing effort to grow video use, and especially live-stream on Facebook pages, the platform just added a way for you to have live-streaming guest posters on your page!

VID Geoff Livingston struts the catwalk for @Geek2Chic

Debbie Weil

(176 KB) Watch on posterous Posted via email from Debbie Weil

NFL Teams on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, Weeks 10-12

SocialTimes Facebook

The Oakland Raiders were the most prolific posters on Facebook during the three-week period, while the Green Bay Packers were the top tweeters and the Miami Dolphins were the most active NFL club on Instagram.

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The evolution of social tools

SocialFish

In this Forbes article about Posterous , we see the blogging platform (upon which associationTECH lives) narrowing its focus on to private photo sharing. Posterous Spaces is designed to help people easily privately share photos and videos with friends or family.

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Smart Location-Based Marketing By Home Depot

Dave Fleet

Just saw this photo on my friend Ben Lucier’s Posterous site – hardware retailer Home Depot reserved a parking spot for him at his local store in the “Pro&# parking section.

A brilliant idea for a charity organization

Navolutions

Participating contractors can purchase magnetic posters of local missing children to apply to their work trucks, vans, and other vehicles, to help maximize exposure and raise awareness. Posters are only 12″ x 18″, so they’re big enough to get noticed without covering too much of a wrapped truck, and they’re only $12 each, which means it doesn’t cost much to do a lot of good. Have you ever heard of Project Home Again ?

Social Networking Stats: Twitter Tops 200 Million Monthly Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch.

Social Networking Stats: LinkedIn Tops 200 Million Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch.

Three Ways To Promote Your New Business

The Realtime Report

You can even make your own poster , which could appear not only on your digital platforms but also in traditional form on a noticeboard or advertising space. Three Ways To Promote Your New Business. When you’re launching a new, small business, you have a million and one things to think about.

Social Networking Stats: 42% of Those With Foursquare App Are Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 400 million users. via Yahoo. Renren: over 170 million users. via iResearch iUser Tracker. LinkedIn: 187 million active users. via LinkedIn. Google Plus: 100 million monthly active users.

Social Networking Stats: 25 Million LinkedIn Profile Pages Viewed Daily, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 368 million users. via China Daily. Renren: over 170 million users. via iResearch iUser Tracker. LinkedIn: 175 million members. via LinkedIn. Google Plus: 100 million monthly active users.

Teens Prefer Tumblr Over Facebook

The Realtime Report

Tumblr is more popular than Facebook among young social media users, according to a recent survey by Posterous co-founder Garry Tan.

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Social Networking Stats: Facebook Nears Global Domination, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch.

Billboard Yourself

Adam Cohen

Post this to Posterous. Spotted this excellent example of fusing digital, personalization, offline, online, social media and music. Spot on for Billboard magazine. I get inspired by the fusion across creative concepts like this. RSS feed readers please click through to see the video).

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Brands trolling the trolls in #Social Media

Laurel Papworth

If someone calls you (in a derogatory tone) a geek, a poof, a workaholic, a slacker, a pushy woman, a pushover bloke, a… well just buy a badge, a t-shirt or make a poster. Brand Troll – Posters. For Example, you could make a poster of your customers comments and reviews.

Social Networking Stats: Tumblr Serves 20 Billion Page Views Per Month, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 368 million users. via China Daily. Renren: over 170 million users. via iResearch iUser Tracker. LinkedIn: 187 million active users. via LinkedIn. Google Plus: 100 million monthly active users.

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Social Networking Stats: Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 Days, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch.

How to Repost on Instagram Like a Pro

agora pulse

Lastly, the original poster will likely thank your brand on their own. As a final sobering thought: if you still choose not to give proper credit on a repost on Instagram, and the original poster catches you, they can report you to Instagram and have your account suspended or removed entirely.

Social Networking Stats: Instagram Has 90 Million Active Monthly Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter & Politics In 2012, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch.

What’s Next for Tumblr?

Direct Marketing Observations

There’s the doomed from the start version that never gets the funding it needs or just may be a good idea poorly executed and then there’s the Flickr, Posterous, Instagram, Tumblr variety.

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Social Networking Stats: Instagram Tops Twitter In Daily Mobile Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 955 million active users. via CNET. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch.

6 Instagram Rules You Kinda Need To Know About

agora pulse

Instagram favors real, human posters and all the do’s and don’ts are meant to prioritize them over spammers and bots. Add your own insights, hit that share button and users can see who the original poster was. Truth time. Have you read the Instagram terms of use ?

BeKnown…on Facebook

Firebelly

That notifies the poster of your interest and links him/her to your profile, which serves as your online resume. And it’s an equally beneficial program for job posters. Many out there are job hunting, and for some reason, many of us end up on Facebook during our online job searches.

(Maybe) We Can Be Heroes … Just For One Day

Waxing UnLyrical

To give you an idea: we actually have a life-size, framed, movie poster of “The Man Who Fell to Earth” (in French) that lived in my office for a long time… and we’re planning on redoing our living room in colors to complement the poster.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Drives More Dollars, But Twitter Drives More Traffic [Study], #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch.

How to Share Posts From the Instagram Feed to Stories

Buffer Social

Any post shared to a story will include a link back to the original post and include the original poster’s username. Instagram has released a new way for users to easily share feed posts to stories.

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The “Must-Have&# Tool Kit of Social Media Citizen Vol. 2

Social Media Citizens

Posterous. There are as many social media tools as there are posts about these tools.

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Social Networking Stats: 63% of Users Share Product Info on Facebook, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 400 million users. via Yahoo. Renren: over 170 million users. via iResearch iUser Tracker. VK: over 100 million users. via VK. LinkedIn: 187 million active users. via LinkedIn.

What the Elimination of Facebook’s 20% Text Rule Really Means

Ignite Social Media

Keep in mind, the following examples are exceptions to the policy: Movie posters. Posters for concerts/music festivals, comedy shows or sporting events. On June 8, Facebook eliminated a long-standing rule that prevented ads with more than 20% text to run through their platform.

Social Networking Stats: Instagram Reaches 80 Million Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Posterous: 3.9 The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 955 million active users. via CNET. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts. Qzone: 576 million active users. via TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 300 million users. via Bloomberg Businessweek.