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Facebook will surge ahead in India

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45 pm Facebook will surge ahead in India Jump to Comments I was just reading an interesting news-story, published in today’s edition of Economic times. Home About In the Media Preventing Social Media Spam Moving One Step Closer to Dream February 6, 2010.4:45 It compares Facebook & Orkut in India. The story which quotes data from Vizisense.com , predicts that inside 7 months Facebook should be able to overtake Orkut. There was a time, when Orkut was a dominating force in India.

News: Our Facebook Research Featured in Hindustan Times

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Hindustan Times has published a story today which features our recent research on Facebook fan pages in India. Iffort Consulting selected and reviewed Facebook fan pages of 25 select brands from several industry verticals, including media, consumer durables and publishing for over a month. NOTE: Cross-posted from Iffort’s Blog. The newspaper cites our research in the article titled, “Traffic cops get Facebook facelift”.

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My Contribution at PaulWriter.com

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My Dear Consultant - Think About It !

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Strategist , Wiki 5 Comments Keith October 11, 2008 at 8:53 pm Daksh, Sorry for the late reply (: I don’t like Twitter because I am not an ego-centric individual nor someone who likes to publish my life’s ongoing constantly. I can imagine a scenario where companies use Twitter to publish promotions or news updates with regards to e.g. hot buys and stock picks on Twitter, where their customers can subscribe to.

Social Technographics Ladder

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Ref: Groundswell – Profile Tool ) The consumers have been assigned roles on the basis of what they do (their activities) in the web-space or more appropriately the ‘social space’ (Image Credits: Groundswell ) Creators : (??????? ) - Create content (by publishing a weblog or through a webpage ) Edit: 06/06/08 3:30 pm >> As Moksh points out creators can be classified into Basic creators and Advanced creators depending on the form of content they add-in.

Burrp Delhi

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Also you might want to add the vast variety of restaurants and eating places which is definitely missing in the newsletter which have been published. Home About In the Media Customer Service : Sorry what’s that ? Leaving for Pune Tomorrow August 10, 2007.5:01 01 am Burrp Delhi Jump to Comments I had made a request to buddy Anand Jain who dropped me an email yesterday to inform about the launch of Burrp Delhi.

People, Pages and Fun

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From our perspective, Jimdo serves all these requirements it is an artificial name and has no meaning… (it’s the name) Contrary to the popular belief, Jimdo is a new concept as it has never been so easy and beautiful to create and publish an own website with Jimdo. End-users can easily create and publish their own free website. Home About In the Media OSSCamp Delhi Web Hosting demystified – I July 29, 2007.3:27

Link Building Tactics for Publishers

Adam Sherk

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?

How Much Search and Social Media Traffic Do Publishers Get?

Adam Sherk

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

Geoff Livingston

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.

The Best Social Media Analytics Tools for Publishers

Adam Sherk

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

Waxing UnLyrical

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

Twist Image

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

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

SocialFish

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

SEO and Social Media for Publishers: A Low-Rent Infographic

Adam Sherk

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

Mobile Visits Account for 40% of All Traffic for Publishers

Adam Sherk

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

6 Social Tools to Use Immediately After You Hit “Publish”

SocialFish

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).

Take Advantage of Additional Google News Opportunities for Publishers

Adam Sherk

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.

Adam Sherk

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.

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8 Social Media Questions Publishers Should Be Asking Themselves

Adam Sherk

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.

You Can Be An Internet Publisher

Small Business Mavericks

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.

Branded Content: 6 Things To Remember before Publishing

Mindjumpers

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.

What Does Facebook’s Latest Algorithm Change Mean for Publishers?

SocialTimes Facebook

There is another struggle here, and that’s the one between Facebook and publishers. Social networks have the upper hand when it comes to online publishing now. Unfortunately, the latest algorithmic changes could devalue publisher content; a fact Facebook is well aware of. Indeed, many publishers fail to turn a profit from these content deals, or from the mass of referrals they receive from Facebook.

Content Creation? Curation? Focus on Publishing Instead

Firebelly

But the one thing that we’ve both agreed on is the importance of publishing of our content, regardless of where it came from. Publishing is the overall approach of content and conversation. It’s more than just publishing a post to your blog, or uploading a video to YouTube.

8 Tips On Developing A Social Publishing Approach For Brands

Firebelly

A social publishing approach is the cradle-to-grave, beginning to end approach for audience-based content development, distribution, and measurement. 8 tips on developing a social publishing approach for brands.

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 wanted to get a better idea of just how much of a shift has occurred with some of the publishers that we work with at Define Media Group.

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The Finally-Gonna Do It Guide to LinkedIn Publishing

agora pulse

If you have been waiting around to start using LinkedIn Publishing because you didn’t know where to start, here are tips to get you started and help you make the most out of your Publishing Content. Why Use LinkedIn Publishing. Getting Started with LinkedIn Publishing.

Pinterest: Great Opportunity for Lifestyle Publishers and Brands

Adam Sherk

While any photo-rich site can benefit from Pinterest, at least at this stage in its evolution there are particularly strong opportunities for lifestyle publishers and brands. I am primarily covering publishers in this post but there are also solid opportunities for retailers.

Smart Monetization for Publishers in a Facebook Instant Articles Era

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook opened Instant Articles to all publishers in April, and Google introduced Accelerated Mobile Pages last October. At F8 in April, Facebook boasted about some interesting results from publishers using Instant Articles.

7 Conversion Rate Optimization Tips for Publishers

Adam Sherk

Paras has been doing some interesting work with A/B testing and conversion rate optimization so I thought it would be good to get some tips for publishers from him. In this post I will detail conversion rate optimization tips for publishers and media sites. Tags: Publishing

12 Social Media Tools for Scheduling and Publishing Updates Compared

Kikolani

In this post, I wanted to share my findings for others who are also in the process of choosing a social media publishing tool for their business. The following are the social media tools for scheduling and publishing updates that I chose to research.

Why Publishers Need to Walk Away From Facebook

SocialTimes Facebook

In late June, Facebook once again announced a News Feed algorithm change —this time to focus more on friends and family content, and less on brands and publishers —a change that’s not all that surprising since Facebook is organized around who you know. This modification, however, is making huge waves in the publishing world, since publishers and content houses have relied on Facebook as an effective way to get in front of consumers.

SEO Metrics for Publishers: How are You Tracking and Measuring Success?

Adam Sherk

When it comes to SEO publishers need to understand and effectively communicate progress and success. In this post I’d like to highlight some of the key metrics for publishers to focus on. Related posts: SEO and Social Media for Publishers: A Low-Rent Infographic.

My Top Posts of 2011 on SEO, PR and Social Media for Publishers

Adam Sherk

Is Using Facebook Comments Good for Publishers? The post on Facebook analytics tools did well considering I just published it last week. PublishingAs another year comes to a close I thought I’d finish off with a roundup of this year’s most popular posts. Original idea!

Would I Use a Traditional Publisher Again?

Geoff Livingston

After independently producing my own book, would I reconsider my February statement , and work with a traditional publisher again? I think I would, not because I like publishers, but because producing a decent book independently requires significant effort.

10 Practical Twitter Tips for Publishers

Adam Sherk

Publishing Is A Relationship

Firebelly

Publishing is a relationship. Let me get a little deep on you.

Are You Ready to Step Up to Power Publishing?

Convince & Convert

I wrote a juicy ebook titled Master the Five Pillars of Power Publishing for the startup PowerPost and really want to share it with you. Paul agreed to an interview with me to help shed light on how brands must address the new demands of publishing online at scale.

6 Content Marketing Takeaways from 30 Days of LinkedIn Publishing

Convince & Convert

Assuming that writing is “leadership at scale,” a writer’s greatest ally is re-publishing — previously written words can often find a whole new audience. I put LinkedIn’s new publishing platform to the test. 35 published articles From 0 ?