Blogosphere Trends + Digging Deeper

ProBlogger

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!). Use your expertise to provide value to your readers and information that other types of bloggers cannot. You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator.

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 ). Grade level (the AddedBytes calculator, which averages five types of scoring, was used): 11.36.

Blogosphere Trends + Storytelling

ProBlogger

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 + Improving Readability

ProBlogger

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. Example: Bossip , which, it should be said, is a good blog that makes very few errors of this type, had a typo in its headline “ Wait A Damn Mintue: Palin and Trump ‘Palling Around’ In NYC … Are They Joining Forces? “ You can find her on Twitter @kimber_regator. Hello again, fellow bloggers!

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Curiosity – most social media marketers that I know are constantly asking ‘what if… ’ type questions. I can sense a “user&# type and that turns me away.

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