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. Blogosphere Trends + Using Infographics. Information graphics, or infographics as they are more often called, are a great way to convey complex information clearly and concisely.

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!). Look for trends within a story (e.g., Kimberly Turner is a cofounder of Regator.com and Regator for iPhone as well as an award-winning print journalist. Blogosphere Trends + Digging Deeper.

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. Blogosphere Trends + Improving Readability. Hello again, fellow bloggers!

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 + 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. Thanks for joining me for another edition of the weekly blogosphere trends, provided by Regator.com. Click any trend to see posts about it.) Example: ScreenRant’s “ Why Do Critics Care If Audiences Hate The Movies They Like? &# identifies a wider trend tied to a popular story. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

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 ). On a side note, the weekly trends will be changing to monthly trends after this post. 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. Apple TV / iPod Touch / Ping [It was such an Apple-heavy week, that I’m combining the three so that they don’t take over the trends list.

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 + Storytelling.

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 + 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). Man alive, I hate bringing you a list of blogosphere trends that includes both Lindsay Lohan and Jersey Shore—not to mention Sarah Palin. 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). You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

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. As always, the weekly blogosphere trends have been provided by Regator.com. 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 + Interview Tips.

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?

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). After a brutal summer flu took me down and prevented me from writing last week’s weekly trends post, I’m especially happy to be back to bring you a fresh list of the most blogged-about stories of the last seven days. This week, along with the trends provided by Regator , we’ll be discussing your blog’s tone/voice.

October Trends + The 10 Horrors of Blogging

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Since it’s the end of the month, it’s also time to unveil October’s most-blogged-about stories, according to Regator.com ’s trends. 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.

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. Blogosphere Trends + The Art of Live Blogging.

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.

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. 10 Blogosphere Trends + 34 Handy Grammar Tips.

Monthly Trends + How to Instantly Triple Your Post Ideas

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As always, Regator has calculated the ten most-blogged-about stories of the last month, and we’ll be using posts about those popular stories to demonstrate the power of choosing the right angle. The blogosphere trends for the month of January 2011, in order, were: Egypt , State of the Union , Golden Globes , Verizon iPhone , Gabrielle Giffords , Super Bowl , Martin Luther King Jr , Sundance Film Festival , Flooding , and Consumer Electronics Show.) Look for trends.

Monthly Trends + 10 Tips for a Flawless Linking Strategy

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This guest post is written by Kimberly Turner, cofounder of Regator. The top ten stories of the last month, according to Regator.com ’s blogosphere trends were: 1. 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. Monthly Trends + 10 Tips for a Flawless Linking Strategy.

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?

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I also think it’s extremely important for such a person to stay up to date on the most current trends within the social sphere. Also interesting is the “digital nomad&# trend – increasingly mobile computing, from laptops to cell phones and beyond.

How a 3 Month Old Website Received 958373 Visits from Google

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Or, you can use a tool like Google trends to look at the past and utilise that for the future. I haven’t used the Google Trends site before but it looks pretty impressive and a great way to get some inspiration. Regator is another good source for trends as well.