Make Your Online Content Sharable! Best Plugins & Widgets (Free)
JUNE 13, 2011
Sharing Content Social Media Marketing Tips Blogging Facebook Facebook sharing marketing for small business share buttons social media Social Media Management Tools Social Media Sharing Plugins Social Media Sharing Widgets Social Share Buttons TwitterFor an SMB, creating good, valuable content takes a lot of sweat, right? I know. So making this content SHARABLE is a must!
Dr. Houzz Reveals a Widget-Flawed Google Algorithm
APRIL 7, 2014
In that post I showed in great detail how Godaddy were utilising customers who are using their SSL services and getting top search rankings by adding anchor-text-rich backlinks in the widgets that clients place on their websites.
As one widget goes, another appears
The Way of the Web
NOVEMBER 23, 2011
Following the decision by Google to shutter Google Friend Connect , that widget will have disappeared, along with the 82 lovely people who chose to support the site via that method. The next time you visit TheWayoftheWeb, you may notice a slight change to the site.
API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast
NOVEMBER 3, 2009
Episode 3 focusses on monetizing APIs and looking at revenue streams from widgets. API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Ep.003 from Laurel Papworth on Vimeo. One popular widget was the Nintendo wii (see programmable web) mashup of available/in stock Wii’s and a Google map.
Four Easy List Building Strategies to Implement on Your Blog Today
APRIL 24, 2017
What are you doing today to grow your email list? Dev Sharma shares four proven list building strategies that can help build your email list and increase customer interaction. Check them out. The post Four Easy List Building Strategies to Implement on Your Blog Today appeared first on Spin Sucks.
What TV Is And What Will Never Be
JULY 31, 2013
Still, you can add all of the features, widgets, apps and connectivity of these devices and we may still net out in the same place: people just like to sit back and watch TV. widgets. We like to watch. Don''t forget that. You can plug in all of the Apple TV units that you want, and bump up the number of Netflix subscriptions too.
Google+ Growing With The Times – Are You Badged Yet?
Small Business Mavericks
JANUARY 29, 2012
changing the background color of a widget to match your page’s color. including a widget that displays your Google+ profile’s circle count. According to an article on WebProNews, some businesses are receiving a 30% increase in followers simply because of the widget. Google+ looks to be one widget that’s here for the long run – are you badged yet? Social Media google website badges widgets
Android Apps for Baseball Fans
APRIL 11, 2012
MLB Countdown Widget. MLB Countdown Widget is a splendid little app. Android Apps Tech & Gadgets android baseball android baseball apps baseball banter free iscore baseball softball mlb baseball news mlb countdown widget
App Providing Shortcuts on iPhone Returns From Ban
The Social Media Incubator
APRIL 8, 2015
Launcher was banned by Apple last year for a violation of their design guidelines, due to the ability of the app to create a widget that leads to other applications and functions on the iPhone. Once banned by Apple back in September 2014, a popular app has made its return to the App Store.
Twitter Eases Process of Embedding Timelines
JUNE 8, 2016
Vandor also said publishers no longer need to create and save widgets to their accounts. As part of these improvements, we’ve also removed the need to create and save widgets to your account.
Spring Cleaning For Your Blog – How A Little Work Can Drive Search Engine And Social Media Traffic
MARCH 18, 2012
7 Tips For Cleaning Up Your Blog And Improving Your Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Clean up those plugins – If you have been trying out new plugins or widgets for your blog, be sure to delete them if you’re not using them. Do you have too many widgets?
Link Building Tactics for Publishers
MAY 14, 2013
Widgets and badges. Utilizing various forms of widgets and badges is a tactic more often used by other types of businesses, but it is applicable to publishers too.
7 Creative Ways to Increase Instagram Followers
MARCH 31, 2016
3 Add an Instagram Widget to your Website. Get the attention of your fans while they are on your website through a noticeable and accessible Instagram widget, so they can easily check you out on Instagram. Are you on Instagram? Struggling to increase your followers? .
Top 10 WordPress Theme Frameworks in 2016
SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
Packed with page elements: Comes integrated with the basic WordPress page elements such as custom widgets, background, templates, headers and page layouts. Custom Widgets: The framework has few custom widgets for you to use including a blog tabs widget, a Flickr widget, and a social widget.
Three Ways to Use Pinterest for Business
JANUARY 9, 2012
Add the “Pin It” widget to your sites. Just like you have the social network widgets on your website and blog, you can add the Pin It widget. I’m not going to lie. I’m obsessed with Pinterest. I blame my sister. She’s an enabler. Since its launch, I’ve been a big proponent of it. It’s, in a sense, an online scrapbook. You find images and videos you like and “pin” them to your online boards.
The FTC and Social Media: You Have to Disclose
JANUARY 6, 2015
One day, a colleague sends a company-wide email encouraging everyone in the organization to share the latest product, widget, client campaign, or even hashtag contest. By Gini Dietrich. Allow me to set the stage. You work for a company with lots of employees.
The Art of Persuasion, or PR, Cannot Be Automated
APRIL 21, 2015
In a product business, if you want more widgets, you just make them. Sure, there needs to be a person to run the machine to make the widgets. You might even need to hire two or three more people—and buy two or three more machines—to create 100,000 more widgets.
18 WordPress Social Media Plugins to Live By
MAY 23, 2016
New Google Plus Badge Widget. The New Google Plus Badge Widget makes it easy to show off your Google+ page in your sidebar or other areas of your site. Try it: https://wordpress.org/plugins/new-google-plus-badge-widget/. Pinterest Widgets.
The Best Blogging Platform and Plugins
SEPTEMBER 1, 2011
Most commented widget. Recent comments widget. It’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap!). Jeremy Whittaker , my Utah turned Germany friend, asks, “Could you give a rundown of the the best technologies for a corporate blog?
Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources
JANUARY 31, 2011
Widget output? That said, if you already have one of these, let’s say a WordPress based blog/site, then it may make sense to look at some plug-ins, reblogging, widgets that help with this process. They produce destination pages or widgets or both.
MARCH 20, 2012
Below is a view of videos that is in a widget on their home page. I just ran across a great article Association Publishing Priorities, Challenges and Hot-Button Issues for 2012.
Have You Been A Victim Of Grouponitude?
MARCH 1, 2012
A Grouponitude encounter usually goes something like this: Store Owner: Welcome to Old Franny’s Widgets & Stuff! I’ll just take these 2 widgets, and some of this stuff! I’m as guilty as anyone for being sucked into the group buying frenzy. Hey, a deal is a deal. Of course I’m not sure what I’m going to do with all those massages and laser hair removals.
Boosting Opt-Ins with Selz
DECEMBER 9, 2013
Before we dive into numbers, let’s compare the two widgets I was using for opt-ins. Next is the Selz widget. The difference in number of opt-ins I received using my standard opt-in box vs. the Selz widget is pretty dramatic. The Selz widget combats that.
9 Tools to Address Various Aspects of Visual Marketing
MARCH 20, 2017
you can use this extension to create a widget on your site that displays both photos and videos from Instagram, Facebook and more. Visual marketing has been growing steadily throughout the years now. These days readers expect to see visual content when they land on a blog post.
Why Share of Voice is a Useless PR Metric
MAY 24, 2011
Let’s say that our client is Widget co. Widget co has a 20% SOV and their nearest competitor has 30%. The following month Widget co is at 18% and their rival at 37%. This is a guest post by my Edelman colleague Rob Clark.
5 Ways to Improve Your Online Shareability
AUGUST 6, 2015
Here are a few ways to do it: Add a “share this” widget. Make it really easy for readers and viewers to share your content by having a widget installed that allows a single click to post to their social media accounts. Producing content online is a really smart way to garner attention for your personal brand and your small business.
How to Write a Social Media Press Release #socialmedia
JULY 1, 2015
Call to action widgets (sign up for email newsletters, download industry PDF, fill in survey). Shares The days of emailing out a PDF to a small group of journalists and hoping they will open the attachment on their blackberry – lol – and act on it are over.
The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Scott Baradell
JANUARY 23, 2015
The term “content” suggests our job is to make widgets when we should be making, if not art, at least something closer to art than widgets. By Gini Dietrich I first met Scott Baradell in a private Facebook group, of all places.
Adjectives are Cheap: Sell Yourself with Nouns and Verbs
APRIL 2, 2014
Reduce marketing costs by 45% by creating a widget that puts the e-zine together for you. Guest Post by Ann Wylie. “Adjectives are cheap. Everyone is a ‘best selling’ author or a ‘sought after’ speaker or a ‘world class’ coach.
Why Social Media Is So Important for Your Business in 2014
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
Best Plugins & Widgets (Free). Social media networks were a novelty 5 years ago, but today their importance is no longer debated. Yes, businesses have definitely realized the power of social media and accepted that social media marketing has to be part of their marketing and PR mix.
Six Surprising B2B Content Marketing Ideas
PWB Marketing Blog
OCTOBER 5, 2011
Widget – This is a small web application that provides a simple function – such as weather, news headlines, sports scores – without requiring the user to visit a website. A widget is a good way to extend a brand into a customer’s everyday life.
Three Ways to Get the Most From Your Brand’s Blog
MAY 15, 2014
Avoid Widget Overload. One of the most annoying things about reading a blog is when it’s overwhelmed by widgets. Don’t just count on the little “share this” widget at the bottom of your article.
20+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools
SEPTEMBER 15, 2010
Want to show the world how social you are with a cool widget on your website or blog? Social Mention also lets you set up alerts (simiar to Google Alerts) and offers a widget that can be installed on a website or blog to display the real-time buzz about your specified topic.
Social Media Informer
FEBRUARY 20, 2012
Regular readers of this blog may notice a new widget featured in the right margin. Social Media Informer is a website that collates social media blog posts to create an online where people can get all the latest news, information and opinion.
How to Drive Traffic from Twitter using @Anywhere
MAY 8, 2010
I have been using twitter for a long time and it is just now that I have known about this type of widget or plugins.
How to Build a Billion Dollar SEO Empire
APRIL 15, 2014
He showed that back in 2010, Retail Me Not were basically paying people to put the Retail Me Not widget on their websites (a widget which came with a dozen internal links to different pages of RMN – do-followed, of course). More Proof that Widget Spam Works.
Five Steps to a Social Listening Program
MARCH 28, 2012
The user experience in netvibes isn’t superb, but you can toggle the layout to a newsfeed type or a widget. Today’s guest post is written by Lisa Gerber. I guess I shouldn’t be surprised anymore.
10 Tips to Build Better Converting Twitter Traffic
NOVEMBER 16, 2016
Just create a new widget for Twitter search and your searchable archive will be building up over time. It uses powerful curation feature letting you pick social media reviews or testimonials you want to feature on your site and publish it using the site widget.
8 strategies for Pinterest for business
JUNE 11, 2012
Like in the case of Oreck, this is not about the widget you sell, it’s about the mindset of the person who might be interested in it and also to show a bit of the human side of the company. Pinterest has become a running joke to many.
The State of Link Building 2016: What I Learned Manually Analysing 1,000 Search Results
JUNE 22, 2016
Billion Dollar Houzz Prove Widget Links Still Work. To summarise much longer commentary, I revealed that Houzz were using their widget to unsuspectingly embed dozens of hard-coded links in the websites of those who used it. Do private blog network’s still work?