Who Is Reading Your URL?

Small Business Mavericks

“A site’s URL structure should be as simple as possible. Consider organizing your content so that URLs are constructed logically and in a manner that is most intelligible to humans (when possible, readable words rather than long ID numbers). For example, if you’re searching for information about aviation, a URL like [link] will help you decide whether to click that link. A URL like [link] is much less appealing to users.” Who looks at that URL?

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How Bit.Ly Pro Powers My Short URL

Ari Herzog

It allowed me to publish any blog post on this site and automatically create a short URL with this blog’s domain, e.g. [link]. account, the bookmarklet enabled me to copy and paste a long URL, click a button, and see the resulting short URL with [link] at the beginning. Now, the bookmarklet still works but instead of auto-populating shortened links with [link] , it uses [link] and my short URL is merely powered by bit.ly. Pro Powers My Short URL at AriWriter.

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12 of the Best Link Shorteners That Aren’t the Google URL Shortener

Hootsuite

But if you’re a URL, shorter is better, pretty much every time. That’s why URL shorteners are such handy tools. Here’s everything you need to know about how to use URL shorteners, and why they should be an essential part of your social media tool kit. Tiny URL.

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Google Shows Bing Search Results URLs as Links in Google Webmaster Tools

Bill Hartzer

In Google Webmaster Tools, Google is reporting Bing’s search result URLs as actual backlinks to a website. But this is the first time that I have seen that Google is actually telling webmasters that there is a link to their website: and that link is a Bing search result URL. Google shows Bing search results URLs. Take a look at what I’m seeing in Google Webmaster Tools. Notice that the URL is a result of a search query for my name, bill hartzer.

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How to Create a Custom URL for Your Facebook Business/Fan Page.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to Create a Custom URL for Your Facebook Business/Fan Page I often get the question, “AK, I thought I created a username/custom URL for my business page but when I type in the address it takes me to my personal profile… what happened?&# to create your custom username/URL for you fan/business page type [link] into your address bar again then proceed to step #5.

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UTM tracking & URL shortening for social media marketers

Sprout Social

That’s where UTM tracking and URL shortening enter the picture. UTM tracking involves adding unique UTM codes to your URLs to easily identify exactly where your traffic is coming from. When you use UTMs correctly, it adds more specificity to your reporting while keeping everything relatively easy to track in tools like Google Analytics. To get a complete picture of how a UTM-tagged URL looks, let’s say you’re going to share the following link: [link].

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How to Use the Facebook Pixel Event Setup Tool

Jon Loomer

That changes with the Facebook pixel Event Setup Tool. Or it potentially does (more on the issues with this tool later). While you will still need to add the base pixel code to your website, the Event Setup Tool is meant to provide a codeless, seamless method to integrate pixel events.

Use Google URL Removal Tool to Help with Google Penguin Recovery

Bill Hartzer

Google has launched an improved URL removal tool that will make it easier to request updates based on changes on other people’s websites. But there is actually another use for this tool : it can be used to aid in a website’s Google Penguin Recovery if your site has been hit by Google Penguin. How are you going to gather all of those links (not one single tool out there will tell you about all the links, so you have to use multiple tools)?

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Seven Key Categories of Social Media Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Here are seven categories of tools that will help companies optimize social media marketing efforts as well as assisting with employee advocacy, customer services, and other business functions. Social Media Monitoring Tools. Social media monitoring tools simplify the task of monitoring conversations about brands, product names, and keywords across social networks. All of these tools monitor updates on multiple social media sites in real time. Facebook Marketing Tools.

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How to Use the Facebook Pixel Event Setup Tool

Jon Loomer

That changes with the Facebook pixel Event Setup Tool. While you will still need to add the base pixel code to your website, the Event Setup Tool is a codeless, seamless method to integrate pixel events. Before we get to the juicy stuff of using this tool, we’ll need to take a couple of steps back. How to use the Event Setup Tool. Earlier, I described some of the tools that become available to you once you install the pixel. What is the Event Setup Tool?

The Top 25 Social Media Monitoring Tools [Updated for 2021]

Keyhole.co

This Social Media Monitoring Tools List has been updated as of November 2020. And this is where social media monitoring tools come into place. Social media monitoring tools allow marketers to do the following: Get quality audience data. Price: Different pricing for each tool.

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13 of the Best Free Social Media Management Tools

Later

Want to know what free social media management tools the top industry pros can’t live without? Here are some of the best free social media management tools, apps, and software that many successful brands swear by: #1 Free Social Media Management Tools: Later.

The Top 16 Facebook Analytics Tools for Marketers

Keyhole.co

Updated on November 2020: this new Facebook Analytics tool list covers now 16 tools. Facebook is an excellent tool for lead generation. And for this you need a Facebook analytics tool. So, what are the best Facebook analytics tools for 2021?

How I do it : Bulk URL shortening for #socialmedia updates

Koka Sexton

What I want to focus on is a way that you can take all of the collected and curated content you have and generate customized shortened URLS for them so you can easily have the updates scheduled for social marketing activities across platforms like Twitter and LinkedIn. It was a rough life so I decided to do a bit of research and find a social marketing hack or method that would give me shortened URLs in bulk. Bulk URL Shortening Tool for Social Marketing.

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Search Engine Optimization Tip: Include Keywords in URLs

Bill Hartzer

Your keywords are a great tool to reach potential customers, so make them a priority. They should also be found in your URLs. Here is what Matt Cutts says about Keywords in URLs: Your domain name is a big place to start. If you don’t think that keywords in your URLs are important, you need to find out some history about all of it. Google isn’t the only search engine out there that gives more weight to a website when they have keywords in their URL.

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Guide to URL Shortening and Tracking for Social Media

Sprout Social

Everything from your headline and keywords to featured image and URL should be optimized. An easy way to spruce up your links and get the most out of your status updates is by using a URL shortener. What Are URL Shorteners? URL shorteners convert regular URLs into more condensed formats. Most commonly they’re used to turn a long URL into a shorter one. We’ll cover these benefits more in depth with each tool. Click Shorten URL.

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The 32 Best Twitter Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Here are nearly three dozen tools that can help grow your following, increase engagement, monitor brand and keyword mentions, benchmark competitors, research accounts, analyze sentiment, schedule tweets, and more. A powerful multi-purpose Twitter tool that enables you to monitor your personal/brand mentions, retweets, relevant keywords, and hashtags; track competitor mentions and compare performance; switch between multiple Twitter accounts; and report on results.

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LinkedIn Tip - “Hey, Baby. What's Your URL?”

Almost Savvy

Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search LinkedIn Tip – “Hey, Baby. What’s Your URL?&#

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What’s the best social media marketing tool for scheduling your updates?

Janet Fouts

With so many different social media marketing tools to choose from, it can be difficult to find the right solution; one that helps you save time and helps you improve your results. If you’re on the lookout for a social media marketing tool, or feeling displeased with your current one, read on for an in-depth look at some of the top social media tools on the market. But, not just any social media scheduling tool will do. Collaboration tools for teams.

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Wanna Try The Facebook Live Scheduling Tool?

agora pulse

But did you know you can now schedule live videos with the Facebook Live scheduling tool? The Facebook Live scheduling tool gives creators the opportunity to promote and retain larger viewership with a post to your broadcast details, and lets your potential viewers sign up for a reminder before you go live. As a page admin, head over to “Publishing Tools.” From this screen you can also copy your Facebook live stream URL to share with your audience.

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Top 14 Social Media Management Tools for 2021

Oktopost

To execute an effective B2B social media marketing strategy , you need the right set of tools to organize it all. But how should you go about selecting the right tools? Do you even need these specialized tools? Why you need a social media management tool.

24 Tools Every Social Media Manager Should Use

Visually SM

Social media tools are essential for a smart business to manage important channels in their Digital Marketing routine. Automation is fundamental in this work, making these tools a must. It is one of the most famous social media tools in the market.

Bing’s New Webmaster Tools

Small Business Mavericks

If you like Google’s Webmaster Tools, then you’ll likely find Bing’s new Webmaster Tools helpful. Some of these look like they’re mirrored or modeled after Google’s tools. Here’s a look at the new tools Bing is offering webmasters and that are now in beta: Link Explorer. You can enter the URL of any page on any of your verified domains and Bing will analyze that page to see how you are doing with SEO.

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Your URL Can Get Listed On Google, Bing, Yahoo And More! - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Free Search Engine Submission Of Your Business, Brand, Referral, Product, Personal URL Submit Your Site For Free Get Listed On Google, Bing, Yahoo And More! link] Free Search Engine Submission Get Your Business, Brand, Referral, Personal URL Listed On Google, Bing, Yahoo And More! Free Search Engine Submission Of Your Business, Brand, Referral, Product, Personal URL Submit Your Site For Free Get Listed On Google, Bing, Yahoo And More! This Is Free To Join.

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The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website. The analytics tools built into social networks provide a bit more detail, though only within their own platforms. The social media monitoring tools listed here do far more, enabling you to monitor brand mentions across social networks and online forums in real time. These tools can help you find out. 3: The Nine Best Facebook Marketing Tools. #4:

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The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

The 20+ tools showcased here enable you to automatically find, source, search, store, organize, annotate, and/or share content from a wide range of publishers and social sources. Sample review: “One of the most important tools in a marketer’s tool belt is knowledge. A social network / curation tool for images. Pinterest is the ultimate visual content curation tool!” — Online Marketing Institute. A simple tool to create, share, curate, and collaborate on lists.

6 best social media monitoring tools 

Unmetric

This is why you need a dedicated social media monitoring tool to help you manage and keep an eye out for conversations that are relevant to your business. What can a social media monitoring tool do? A social media monitoring tool helps you collect key data that will help your brand go a long way in achieving your social media goals. A social media monitoring tool can track: Monitor mentions of your brand. Synthesio is a dynamic tool with a plethora of features.

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How To Promote You Facebook Page URL on Your Personal Profile.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How To Promote You Facebook Page URL on Your Personal Profile Facebook doesn’t make this easy. Option 2: Add the URL to your Facebook Page in your “Write something about yourself&# box. Now write a call to action and the URL of your Facebook Page. Note: You must include the “[link] at the beginning of your URL, otherwise it will not be a live link.

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Website Analysis Tools: 8 Powerful and Free Tools

Razor Social

What website analysis tools do you use for tracking your website performance? Here are 7 website analytics tools that are useful and worth exploring. Here are some other useful website analytics tools available: Heatmaps. If you want a close-up of user behavior on your site, there is a great heatmap functionality that lets you enter the URL of any page on your website. If there are any issues, the tool will provide recommendations on how to fix them.

11 best social media listening tools

Unmetric

To avoid such mishaps what you need is a social media listening tool. As humans, it’s impossible to have an ear to the ground at all times for mentions of your brand, but with a dedicated social media listening tool that just might be doable. How important is a social media listening tool for brands? Social media listening tools can do a whole lot of things to boost your brand’s performance on social. HubSpot isn’t a social media listening tool.

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What Is Your Blog’s URL Structure?

ProBlogger

Earlier today I had conversations with two bloggers about URL structures on their WordPress blogs, and I thought it might make an interesting community discussion. What is your blog’s URL structure? For starters, I wanted words in the URLs because it was good for search engine optimization, and because word-heavy URLs tends to make more sense for readers when they’re looking at them—more sense, anyway, than the WordPress default, which is just numbers.

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Facebook Cover Photo Compliance Tool

Firebelly

Some people have found this rule confusing, but now there’s an easy tool to see if your cover photo violates this rule. You simply type in your Facebook page URL, wait for it to populate your cover photo, click on the areas of the photo that include text and wait for it to give you your text percentage. Check out the Facebook Cover Compliance Tool. Facebook has lifted many of the restrictions regarding cover photos.

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Bit.ly Makes A Better URL Shortener

Koka Sexton

Makes A Better URL Shortener Bit.ly is a URL shortner for use with services like Twitter where every letter counts. There are many URL Shorteners available online like TinyUrl but Bit.ly Besides having just the URL Shortener, you can also sign in and get detailed stats of all the URLs you have linked to. As a marketing tool, this can help in many ways. Why shoud I use URL shorteners like tr.im

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20 Tools to Grow Your Business, Efficiency and Productivity

Waxing UnLyrical

A couple of years ago, I wrote a post on the five productivity tools I found myself using frequently. Without further ado, here are 20 tools to help you grow your business, by keeping you efficient, productive, and in the know. Email, contacts and calendar/scheduling tools. I love my personalized meeting URL , and I much prefer TimeBridge to some of the alternatives, like vCita and Doodle … I honestly don’t know why, I just like TimeBridge better.

Social Media Tools, Apps, Resources and Plugins

Harp Interactive

Tools for an Engaged Social Presence. I am always interested in finding the best and latest tools to enhance and expedite the social media experiences, maintenance and growth for Harp and for our clients. Following is an abbreviated list of useful tools, resources and/or apps with links and short descriptions that you may want to incorporate into your daily social media practice. Twitter Tools: tagwalk. Tools for Sharing Content: Amplify.

The 11 Best Content Marketing, SMO, and Marketing Performance Management Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Web analytics tools are often all small to midsized firms will need to track their digital marketing performance—particularly when combined with marketing analytics dashboards that pull in data from social media accounts and other sources. The marketing performance management tools below go beyond standard web analytics apps, incorporating features like multi-channel tracking, revenue and ROI forecasting, and marketing campaign analytics. 1) KnowEm SMO Tool.

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5 Best SEO Tools for Bloggers and Webmasters

The Realtime Report

5 Best SEO Tools for Bloggers and Webmaster. SEO tools are essential to dominate your competitors in search pages, so having the right one is important. We roundup some of the best SEO tools of 2018 to help you gain more organic traffic and better search positions. So here SEO tools come into play which are helpful in optimizing both Onsite and Offsite SEO with less of your efforts. All you have to do is add your URL in the search bar and hit enter.

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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? These tools are useful for pulling social data on your own site as well as the competition. Social Crawlytics allows you to crawl a domain to drill down on social metrics by URL and author. Management Tools. As mentioned above I’ve left off most of the management tools to keep the size of this list reasonable. Other Analytics and Tracking Tools.

New York Times Plans to Implement Permanent Redirects on IHT.com urls

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk New York Times Plans to Implement Permanent Redirects on IHT.com URLs by Adam Sherk on May 15, 2009 For anyone who’s been following the story of the shutting down of IHT.com and the migration of International Herald Tribune content to the New York Times Global Edition , there has certainly been criticism over the lack of permanent redirects from the old IHT.com URLs to the corresponding new URLs on NYTimes.com.

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The 17 Best Photo Editing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Use the tools here to retouch images, add layers, apply effects, overlay text, create collages, replace colors, optimize file sizes, crop images, add transparency, rotate, resize, blur, distort, add icons and stickers, cartoonize photos, drop backgrounds, and more. Unique aspects, such as glittery text and object animations and distortion tools work well. There’s even an eyedropper tool that lets you choose and pull colors from the image to use with text—a sophisticated touch.”

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