Blogosphere Trends + Using Infographics

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Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com , Regator for iPhone and the brand-new Regator Breaking News service for journalists and bloggers. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator. Information graphics, or infographics as they are more often called, are a great way to convey complex information clearly and concisely.

Blogosphere Trends + Improving Readability

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To give you some examples of these principles at work, we’ll use blog posts about the past month’s most-blogged-about stories (rankings provided, as always, by Regator. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com , Regator for iPhone and the brand-new Regator Breaking News service for journalists and bloggers. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator. Hello again, fellow bloggers! Last month, we talked about how to find and interpret your blog’s readability score.

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Blogosphere Trends + Effective Calls to Action

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To give you some examples of these tips in action, I’ll use blog posts about the last month’s most-blogged-about stories, according to Regator (they are, in order: Japan , Libya , SXSW , Charlie Sheen , March Madness , AT&T , Elizabeth Taylor , St. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator , a site that curates the best of the blogosphere, as well as an award-winning print journalist. Reach her on Twitter @kimber_regator and get free widgets for your blog from Regator.

Blogosphere Trends + The Art of Live Blogging

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I’ve used blog posts about the last month’s most frequently blogged about stories, according to Regator (they are, in order: Egypt , Super Bowl XLV , Academy Awards / Oscars , Libya , national budget , Charlie Sheen , New Zealand earthquake , Mobile World Conference , CPAC / Conservative Political Action Conference , and Radiohead ) to illustrate live-blogging techniques and practices that you can start using on your own blog: 1.

10 Blogosphere Trends + 34 Handy Grammar Tips

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Here’s how: Take a look at the sentences below about the most blogged-about stories of July (according to Regator , those stories were: Rupert Murdoch , Debt Ceiling , House Speaker John Boehner , Harry Potter , Comic-Con , Amy Winehouse , Anders Behring Breivik , Casey Anthony , World Cup , and Space Shuttle ), then determine how many grammar and spelling errors are in each. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

100+ Blog Directories and RSS Sites for Promoting Your Blog

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Regator (not all blogs accepted). Over time, the top source of traffic for most blogs is search. The two keys to search success are great content and links. Assuming you’ve already got great content, there are many places to get links (e.g. social networking profiles, social bookmarking sites, other bloggers). But two great sources are blog directories and RSS syndication sites.

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What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

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Forget What the Experts Say…You CAN Shortcut Your Way to Success with Social Media

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Alltop, Regator, My6Sense, and Google all offer great options in the organization department.

Top Tools For Tracking Topics on the Web

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I've been impressed recently with the user interface and features of LazyFeed , Regator and My6Sense - they're all worth checking out. Regator. Tracking topics on the Web can be a painful process, due to the amount of noise and difficulty of filtering it.

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #27

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Matter What You've Heard - The Regator. the regator. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

Monthly Trends + Resolutions for a Better Blog

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It’s the beginning of the month as well as the year, so, as always, Regator has provided blogosphere trends for the month, and I’ll use posts about these popular stories to inspire you to make a vow to improve your blog in the New Year. As one of the founders of Regator, it’s all too easy for me to get so distracted by the day-to-day running of an internet startup that my first love, writing, gets pushed aside. Happy 2011! How are the ole resolutions holding up so far?

Top Topic Trackers (Updated List)

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Regator. Last week we listed and categorized some of the leading topic-tracking tools on the Web. As usual we got a great response in the comments, with additional information about the apps listed and suggestions for other apps to add.

Blogosphere Trends + Readability Scoring

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To get a sense of what different grade levels look like and the results you’ll get, let’s take a quick look at the scores of posts about the month’s most-blogged-about topics, according to Regator : (they are, in order, Osama bin Laden , Royal Wedding , Birth Certificate , Easter , Donald Trump , PlayStation Network , Lady Gaga , Tornadoes , Libya , and Japan ). Reach her on Twitter @kimber_regator and get free widgets for your blog from Regator.

Blogosphere Trends + Digging Deeper

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Each week, we look at the ten most blogged-about stories of the last seven days, as provided by Regator (which is turning two years old on Saturday!). Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

Blogosphere Trends + Unicorns

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). That’s why I’ve chosen some posts about the ten most blogged-about stories of the last week (provided, as always, by Regator ) to illustrate the importance of choosing the right person. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

Blogosphere Trends + Your Blog’s Tone

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). This week, along with the trends provided by Regator , we’ll be discussing your blog’s tone/voice. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

October Trends + The 10 Horrors of Blogging

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We’ll use posts from Regator about these top stories to illustrate how you can avoid the ten horrors of blogging…. See you next month with more blogosphere trends from Regator. In the meantime, you can get your niche’s trends or other free widgets for your blog at Regator’s new widget site. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com , Regator for iPhone, and the Regator Platform , as well as an award-winning print journalist.

Blogosphere Trends + Humour

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Once again, we’re taking a look at the stories bloggers have been writing about the most during the last seven days (list provided by Regator ). Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

Weekly Trends + Using Polls

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Every week, we look at the ten most blogged-about stories of the previous seven days (trends provided, as always, by Regator ) and today, in addition to those, we’ll see how some bloggers made use of polls in their posts…. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist.

Blogosphere Trends + Encouraging Comments

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). That’s why, as we look at this week’s ten most-blogged-about stories (trends provided, as always, by Regator ), we’ll also pick up some tips on how to encourage readers to interact with content: 1. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist.

Blogosphere Trends + Guest Posting

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Regator has, as always, provided a list of the ten most blogged-about stories of the last seven days, and we’ll use posts about those hot trends to learn about what makes a great guest post: 1. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

Blogosphere Trends + Storytelling

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts) – Darren. Because today, we’re going to use the weekly blogosphere trends from Regator to talk about the importance of storytelling in blogging. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

Blogosphere Trends + Being Opinionated

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). But I report the list, I don’t decide what’s on it (neither does Regator —it just calculates what’s being blogged about most this week). Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

Blogosphere Trends + Handling High Word Counts

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts). Here are the top ten most-blogged-about stories of the week, as provided by Regator , and some examples of well-formatted but lengthy posts about each: LeBron James ­– “ Did LeBron James Really Hurt His Brand? ” Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist.

Blogosphere Trends + A Challenge

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world's best blog posts) - Darren. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator. Hi-dee-hoo, fellow bloggers! Thanks for joining me for another edition of the weekly blogosphere trends, provided by Regator.com. Click any trend to see posts about it.)

Blogosphere Trends + Interview Tips

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This column is written by Kimberly Turner from Regator (a great tool that gathers and organizes the world’s best blog posts) – Darren. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator. Think interviews are best left to Barbara Walters, news reporters, or magazine journalists? Think again.

7 Ways to Find Inspiration: Think Outside the Blog

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Given that I’m a reporter, you might think this would be a no-brainer, but as Darren and Kim at Regator have both pointed out, if you’re going to write about trending topics, you’ll want to offer a unique perspective. A Guest Post by Amy Parmenter from The ParmFarm.com. Have you ever wondered how Darren and other A-list bloggers generate so much fabulous content?

Monthly Trends + 10 Tips for a Flawless Linking Strategy

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This guest post is written by Kimberly Turner, cofounder of Regator. Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator , as well as an award-winning print journalist. Find her on Twitter @kimber_regator , get free widgets for your blog , or nominate your blog for review. To link or not to link—that is the question. What should you link to in your blog posts? How many outbound links should you have? When and why should you use outbound links?