The Blogosphere is Thriving


According to Technorati , people spend more and more time and resources on maintaining blogs. Just as there are trending topics going on on the microblogging platform Twitter that show sentiment and tell a story of what is being talked about, the same can be said about the blogosphere.

What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

Webbiquity SMM

and where they are talking about it), sentiment analysis, and collaboration tools for acting on the information. Share this on Technorati. Tags: Social Media Marketing Social PR Alterian SM2 analytics Andy Beal Bacon's clipping service Cision Forrester Research Google Alerts Nielsen BuzzMetrics pricing PRWeb Radian6 sentiment tracking social media monitoring tools Social Mention Techrigy Trackur UberVU Vocus

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Four Ways to Measure Social Media Marketing Results

Webbiquity SMM

Sentiment: Are the comments, posts etc. Mid-sized to large firms may rely on fee-based social media monitoring tools like Radian 6 , Alterian SM2 , Cision or Vocus which provide automated sentiment tracking, while global brands can use tools like Neilsen BuzzMetrics or Cymfony.

SM2 228 Social Search Platform Launched

Bill Hartzer

provides demographic data, sentiment analysis, real-time and historic mentions and viral analytics for any keyword. identifies people who are talking about a particular interest, and then instantly drills down to uncover rich data about that Interest Graph, including location, sentiment, gender as well as related word clouds, hashtags, links, @names, etc. Real-time trending and sentiment charts. Share this on Technorati. This blog post has recently been updated.

Report Ranks Reputation and Exposure of Brands Across News and Social Media

Bill Hartzer

Many of the answers have been released in a new report called The General Sentiment Media Value Report™. General Sentiment has published its 4th Quarter 2009 Media Value Report, a breakdown of the top performing brands across news and social media web sites for October through December 2009.

20+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools

Webbiquity SMM

blogs, microblogging sites, social bookmarking, images, video), and shows associated metrics like sentiment, top keywords, top users (who’s talking about this topic most actively) and sources. Share this on Technorati.

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31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

In addition to customizable search and sentiment monitoring, the Buzz Tracking feature provides realtime “metrics around how much buzz is out there, how much of it is yours, how much of it is your competitors’, and what’s buzzing industry-wide.&# Share this on Technorati.

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Eloqua, TopRank, Demandbase and More – OMS Minneapolis Wrapup

Webbiquity SMM

Basic metrics include reach (who reads your content and where), sentiment and conversion. When looking at sentiment in social media monitoring tools, always double check the results. To use Jennifer’s example, if someone writes that your product “kicks ass,&# that is likely a positive, though many social media monitoring tools will tag this as a negative sentiment because “getting your ass kicked is generally a bad thing.&#. •

Understanding the Nature of an Event Using Social Analytics

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

While many people seemed outraged at the changes (judging by comments left of the Netflix Facebook page), the Technorati article mentioned that no one actually showed up at Netflix headquarters to protest the change. As a result, a lingering question emerges on how much spikes in social media activity represent normal sentiment of interested individuals vs. manipulated sentiment of a few that is then spread around virally, possibly taking a life of its own.

3 Surefire Ways to Win The Fastcompany Influence Project

Laurel Papworth

Their advertisers only understand pageviews not sentiment. Technorati Tags: fastcompany , influence , influenceproject , Online Communities , reputation , social media , the influence project , trust , Twitter , viral. Fastcompany give you a URL and you upload a foto.

Social Media and Your Ever-Expanding Brand


But you can do something about it: Use whatever tools you can find to monitor what people are saying about your company in the social media world, like Google Blog Search , Technorati and Twitter search. Choosing what to respond to and what to ignore is a complex science and the subject of another post, but the tools above will at least give you a glimpse of consumer sentiment and a chance to respond to possibly influence it.

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Twitter: how to find lists and followers based on bio

Laurel Papworth

A list is a list – doesn’t tell you quality or influence or quantity or sentiment – but it’s a start. Technorati Tags: Australia , bio search , find , listorious , lists , Online Communities , Search , social media , Twitter.

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The Social Media ROI Debate

Webbiquity SMM

Uwe Hook responds to the post from Ben Cathers (in the “No&# section below) on why social media ROI can’t be measured, laying out a roadmap using metrics such as frequency, yield, sentiment analysis, NetPromoter score and customer lifetime value. Share this on Technorati.

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Conference: Public Sector Web 3.0 and Future of Social Media Government

Laurel Papworth

How do you measure “sentiment&# online when people are talking about your policies or district? Technorati Tags: Australia , Canberra , Dr Nicholas Gruen , gov 2.0 , government , Kate Lundy , Nick Bolton Craig Thomler , Online Communities , Paul Borrud from Facebook , social media , social networks. Government 2.0 is such a hot topic.

Fashion and P.R. Social Media blogger events

Laurel Papworth

We appreciate the sentiment, but no thank you. Technorati Tags: blogger events , fashionista , PR , public relations , social media. PR people need to be careful how they frame an invite to a blogger press event.

10 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Killer Social Media Strategy

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The best thing about social media is that the conversations are natural occurring real time so the methods like survey lag far behind in providing the right information, bet we don’t need more to understand a consumer as we can measure sentiments now.

auDA misuse of power?

Laurel Papworth

because auDA hide behind “no phishing, no typo&# rulings to stamp out aggressively any anti-sentiment in play in the social spaces online. Technorati Tags: auDA , Australia , social media , Vanessa Stanford. I registered

55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

number of retweets on Twitter, number of comments per blog post), brand sentiment and customer retention. Share this on Technorati.

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Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth

After you’ve finished,and uploaded the video online, compare the number of comments you get particularly from those you roped in, and the sentiment to the professional street performances.

A Brief Introduction to The New Community Rules: Marketing on the.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you’re looking at buying a product or utilizing a service, chances are you’re looking for the sentiment about that product or service as well. Kirtsy Likaholix LinkedIn Mahalo Mento Mixx MyBlogLog MySpace Plurk Pownce Propeller Reddit SEOmoz Sphinn StumbleUpon Technorati Toluu Twitter Wikipedia Yahoo!


Myrland Marketing

25) “Just documenting sentiment isn’t enough. Share it on StumbleUpon Share this on Technorati Tweet This!

Election 2.0 – List of social media election sites to watch.

Laurel Papworth

The Campaign Pulse is a social media dashboard monitoring sentiment on Twitter and Youtube and Flickr. Technorati Tags: Australia , election , election pamphlete , gov 2.0 , leaflet , Online Communities , social media , social networks.

Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

And if he doesn’t, he might say something about it on Twitter (and tools are allowing me to find out the sentiment so that I could get the feedback instantaneously).

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

These 50 Lessons Will Help You Succeed (The Future Buzz): Using data gathered from the Technorati State of the Blogosphere 2009, Adam Singer gives solid actionable tips on how you can start a blog and why it’s important that you do.

100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media |

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Build ego searches using Technorati and Google Blogsearch. Track things like audience/community sentiment (positive/negative) if you want to map effort to results. One question: Under Home Base, you advise to claim your site on Technorati. Mark, I believe Technorati uses pinging to link to blogs. I use Wordpress and you set it up to ping Technorati’s ping link every time you have an update. Thanks for the follow-up on Technorati, Chris.

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When is Brand Evangelism a Crime? Exploring the Royal Caribbean.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In this case, I’d imagine that there has been a tremendous amount of support and positive sentiment expressed toward the Royal Caribbean brand, and while there are some people who were upset that they didn’t get chosen (perhaps), the campaign seemed to have been an overwhelming success.

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Cyberbullying and blogs – a case study Mumbrella

Laurel Papworth

Anyone who knows AdAge that the list was based on, knows that standings go up and down like a bride’s nightie depending on whether technorati is working etc. I tried to defuse the sentiment he was whipping up with a light hearted video. What is a cyberbully?

In Memory of My Grandpa David, a Wonderful Man » Techipedia.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Reply Rhea Drysdale October 25, 2007 at 2:13 pm Rebecca and Chris’s sentiments are shared. Kirtsy Likaholix LinkedIn Mahalo Mento Mixx MyBlogLog MySpace Plurk Pownce Propeller Reddit SEOmoz Sphinn StumbleUpon Technorati Toluu Twitter Wikipedia Yahoo!

The Audacity of Free: The Products and Services Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Yet the sentiment is true — writing, especially long form, is hard work, and the work doesn’t end when the words are completed.

Kevin Rose and Jay Adelson Respond to Digg Complaints

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The initial sentiment was highly negative , and most concluded that the algorithm will penalize users who care much about the community and use it regularly.

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Myrland Marketing

Share it on StumbleUpon Share this on Technorati Tweet This! KelleyMoore September 1, 2009 at 3:15 am I love this sentiment, Nancy. Home About Services Social Media Speaking-Training LMA Contact Subscribe Myrland Marketing Minutes Strategic Social Media: Making Social Media Make Sense THERE’S NEVER BEEN A BETTER TIME by Nancy Myrland on August 31, 2009 This morning I read and commented on a blog post that my friend, Kevin O’Keefe, owner of LexBlog, wrote.

How to Become a Niche Rockstar: The Guide

Viper Chill

To begin, I went on over to the Green section of Technorati and opened up their list of top blogs. Opening them in new tabs, I could quickly see that Technorati’s top picks were pretty much spot on when it comes to identifying the industry leaders. The only ranking mistake on the part of Technorati was for Inhabitat, which on my quick examination really appears to be the biggest blog in the niche, and not the 8th largest.

What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Interviews , Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Websites > What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer? What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

The Unfortunate Investment of Social Media (and its Consequences)

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It’s clear that anti-Digg sentiment is silenced, and is often suppressed. Kirtsy Likaholix LinkedIn Mahalo Mento Mixx MyBlogLog MySpace Plurk Pownce Propeller Reddit SEOmoz Sphinn StumbleUpon Technorati Toluu Twitter Wikipedia Yahoo!

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No, You Can't Automate Social Media!

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In the same line, I really think that automated anything (sentiment, response, analysis) is a wrong paradigm for social. Sentiment is really hard to analyze.

The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook by Tamar Weinberg on December 10, 2008 Share Social media mimics real relationships — in many cases.

Make a Wish for Someone Else this Holiday Season (and the Power of.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Marketing , Personal > Contest: Make a Wish for Someone Else this Holiday Season (and the Power of Blogger Outreach) Contest: Make a Wish for Someone Else this Holiday Season (and the Power of Blogger Outreach) by Tamar Weinberg on December 15, 2008 Share This is a sponsored post by Sears but the thoughts within are mine and mine alone.

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