7 Warning Signs That Your Blog Needs Better Social Media Management
APRIL 6, 2016
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. There is no one way to do social media right, but there are a million ways to get it wrong.
3 Tips for Taking Your Small Publishing Business to the Next Level
AUGUST 25, 2015
If you’re ready to take your small publishing business to the next level, try implementing the following three tips: 1. First, get straight which areas affect your business- such as your core activity which is publishing.
Amazon Get Serious About Book Publishing
FEBRUARY 12, 2012
However, Jeff Bezos and his team believe that the book publishing industry can still make money, but not by running business as usual. Getting Serious About Book Publishing. Kirshbaum has been hard at work in signing up authors for Amazon Publishing.
WordPress Tips for Creating the Perfect Bio Page
JULY 18, 2012
Tie your business name to a Google brand page so the site becomes recognized as a publisher and will help to validate SERPS results. Making the perfect bio page in WordPress is very important if you are looking to make conversions.
Two Examples of What NOT to Do When Asking Influential Bloggers For a Link
JULY 6, 2012
In October 2011 a post has been published about an awkward email in which the owner of a famous blog was asked to insert a link to an existing post on his blog using the precise keywords (already in place in text) as the anchor text.
A Review of Google Social Media Tools
OCTOBER 30, 2013
Google Authorship is a project that Google is pushing so that webmasters link published content on specific domains to each of the author’s Google+ profile. Google has often been blasted for failing to understand social media and capitalize on the rise of this communication channel.
Blogging: The Small Business Way
APRIL 29, 2011
Because you want your readers to know that your business is still existing and still ready to serve customers, you need to publish content as often as you can. Blogging has different meanings for different people.
Google: The search party is not over
AUGUST 20, 2010
If I have a website tailored to publishing content for people to merely read, Facebook is the winner here since the visitors I attract on Facebook that like my website's Facebook page will continually be presented with my articles in their news feed.
Kick Starting My Website to Help Improve Traffic
JULY 1, 2012
I spent ages thinking about what needed to be on there, and when I published it I was watching the amount of traffic that arrived almost religiously. When I started my own website for my home business I was really excited. I managed to create a website and customize it so it looked great.
Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomy for the iPad
JULY 16, 2012
The Royal collection of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has partnered with Touch Press, the innovative interactive eBook publisher that has brought to fruition some of the many educational possibilities of the iPad, to finally give Leonardo his due.
Behavioral Targeting Doubles Ad Effectiveness
APRIL 13, 2011
While behaviorally targeted ads have been heavily criticized by privacy advocates, the data from a 2009 Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) study suggest that they will continue to be used by marketers and publishers.
The Advantage of Static HTML Links over Temporary Links
FEBRUARY 6, 2012
Founded in 2010, LinkVehicle is a SEO Advertising Company that runs a specialized online market that connects advertisers with top-rated online publishers.
Tips to Get More Advertisers For Your Website
AUGUST 11, 2012
Forums about advertising can be extremely useful because people are gathering here with a very specific purpose in mind: finding advertisers or finding publishers. Direct advertising sales can be a huge opportunity for established websites to increase their revenue.
Millions Of WordPress.com Blogs On Pause Due To Back-End Outage
MARCH 22, 2011
Most of the 18 million WordPress.com publishers trying to access their back-end are currently receiving this error message: “We’re experiencing some problems on WordPress.com and we are in read-only mode at the moment.
Google Chrome: The Ideal Browser for Bloggers and Content Authors?
OCTOBER 8, 2010
For all bloggers and content authors there’s nothing more annoying than a browser’s crash just before you were about to hit the ‘submit’ or ‘publish’ button into a blogging or CMS system.
CPA: A Viable Alternative to CPC
FEBRUARY 11, 2012
A cost per acquisition networks, also known as a CPA network , is a publisher that only charges the advertiser when the publisher delivers an acqusition (or a conversion as mutually agreed between the publisher and advertiser.).
MyMap For iPad – A Good Looking Mapping App
JUNE 24, 2011
Published by Aerious Ltd, MyMap is a flexible mapping application designed for the iPad. Although it works with the iPhone as well, this review is restricted to its use with the iPad. MyMap is currently priced at $7.99. Features.
An Internet Search is the New First Impression
APRIL 18, 2012
In 2009, CareerBuilder.com published the results of a survey: 47% of human resource professionals in the USA use Google to search for the names of their job applicants. Living in Hawaii has increased the importance of maintaining good relationships for me more than ever.
Is the iPhone 4 Apple’s Vista?
JULY 19, 2010
However, on July 16, 2010, Apple published on its website an explanation about smartphone antenna performance : The opposite of amplification, attenuation happens whenever a signal is obstructed. Apple’s iPhone 4 just can’t catch a break.
Social Media Informer Launches
AUGUST 26, 2010
It also uses the same underlying Browse My Stuff technology , which enables publishers, PR agencies, corporations and other enterprises to efficiently SEO-friendly build branded content aggregation hubs. On August 25, 2010, Social Media Informer launched. Social Media Infomer is a new hub and aggregator for social media content makes it easier to cut through the noise and find a signal. You can use the site as a daily digest, or search articles based on topics or dates.
Traditional Book Publishing vs. Self-Publishing
OCTOBER 3, 2012
One of the questions they asked me yesterday was how six months of book tour travel and speaking had gone and whether or not I’d self-publish my second book. Book Publishing. Book publishing is fascinating. It was all due to the publisher the first week of January.
Self-Publishing vs. Publisher: Why You Should Do Both
MAY 30, 2012
He and I were talking to Bob Reed about the book publishing process – Mark having just published Return On Influence and Geoff Livingston and me having just published Marketing in the Round. Is Publishing Dead? If I publish this blog post by 7 a.m.
Link Building Tactics for Publishers
MAY 14, 2013
When it comes to link building publishers have a significant advantage because editorial content, be it hard news or evergreen content, lends itself naturally to linking and sharing. So what link building tactics are most effective for publishers?
The Value of a PR Pitch According to 1,300 Publishers
DECEMBER 29, 2016
The post The Value of a PR Pitch According to 1,300 Publishers appeared first on Spin Sucks. As PR professionals, nurturing intricate relationship with publications and journalists is essential.
Content Marketing Success: Three Ways to Think Like a Publisher
APRIL 6, 2017
The post Content Marketing Success: Three Ways to Think Like a Publisher appeared first on Spin Sucks. It's the New Age! As Seth Godin famously said “content marketing is the only marketing left.” But how can you create content that draws customers to your brand? Dan Curran explains.
How Much Search and Social Media Traffic Do Publishers Get?
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
On average, what percentage of referral traffic to publishers comes from search, social media, links and direct navigation? To get an idea of where things currently stand, I pulled 2013 referral data for a selection of 52 magazine and content sites, all well-known brands from major publishers.
Done with Traditional Publishing
FEBRUARY 13, 2013
Brian Driggs asked me to discuss self-publishing after reading my sordid Fifth Estate story. While I don’t want to dismiss traditional publishing altogether, I can only speak for myself. I will self publish my next book. Learn How to Publish. Image by Hash Milhan.
Branded Content: 6 Things To Remember before Publishing
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
Whenever you publish content it should be relevant for both your audience and your own business perspectives. Always ask yourself if this specific piece of content is relevant enough to publish. You are hopefully already publishing a lot of content in different formats.
The Best Social Media Analytics Tools for Publishers
APRIL 17, 2014
What are the best tools for publishers looking to track social media activity at the content level? Chartbeat Publishing. Chartbeat Publishing was the first on the scene in this category and it continues to be the most popular.
6 Rules of Thumb for Successful Brand Publishing
JUNE 17, 2015
The Internet has made brand publishing ubiquitous. In the words of Mark Ragan , CEO of Ragan Communications, “If we tell our stories the right way, we have the ability to become legitimate publishers in our own right.”. And in today’s hyper connected world, everyone’s a publisher.
The New(ish) Trend Of Publishing Within Publishing
APRIL 9, 2016
What made it most unique, was that they were going to publish it solely on Facebook. Not just a random bunch off "b-side" type of articles that weren't fit for publishing on Business Insider. The thing about this publishing thing. . Writers used to write for publishers. Publishers were the gatekeepers to an audience. Social media enabled writers (and other forms of content creators) to become their own publishing platform. publisher. publishing.
Your 16-Point Content Publishing Checklist
Convince & Convert
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
The same goes for publishing content. With so many moving parts that take place even before you press “Publish,” a checklist can seriously come in handy. We’ve all had those cringe-worthy moments when we see a typo or two in a blog we just published.
The Future of Association Publishing
MAY 12, 2012
Thanks to Association Media & Publishing for this interesting video. Do you have any thoughts about the future of publishing? You know we do. photo credit ). Content Strategy
6 Social Tools to Use Immediately After You Hit “Publish”
JUNE 15, 2015
published it. In fact, publishing your article is just the first step. I have shared some of the most essential steps to take right after you publish an article which include: Email those who helped you write it (If you were using any expert quotes).
Mobile Visits Account for 40% of All Traffic for Publishers
NOVEMBER 11, 2014
Mobile is an important and growing traffic source for all publishers, but just how much traffic does it represent? Related posts: How Much Search and Social Media Traffic Do Publishers Get? Publishing
SEO and Social Media for Publishers: A Low-Rent Infographic
MARCH 14, 2012
SEO and social media are now vital components of audience development for publishers of all shapes and sizes, but there are still huge opportunities for improvement. Since infographics are still (kind of) the rage I’ve been meaning to publish one here. Publishing
Take Advantage of Additional Google News Opportunities for Publishers
JUNE 4, 2014
Google News continues to be an important source of traffic for publishers, in particular from the news OneBoxes that are frequently included in regular Web search results.
How Much Google News Traffic Do Publishers Get? Here’s Data on 80 News Sites.
DECEMBER 9, 2014
But just how much traffic is it currently driving to publishers? But I’ve included enough sites to provide a good sense of the current news search opportunity for publishers. So publishers are right to continue to make it a priority.
You Can Be An Internet Publisher
Small Business Mavericks
MARCH 7, 2013
Many small businesses are starting their own publishing companies as a separate branding element for their online presences. There are many ways to go about publishing online. Look at your skills and abilities as well as the human resources at your disposal before determining what type of online publishing you will undertake. Start a blog – Blogging is another way to be a publisher.
8 Social Media Questions Publishers Should Be Asking Themselves
MARCH 8, 2012
For most publishers social media has earned itself a prominent seat at the audience development table. Here are eight social media questions that publishers should be asking themselves: 1. The big thing for publishers now is figuring out their level of comfort with frictionless sharing.