Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)
SEPTEMBER 1, 2010
And as any blogger can tell you, PR pros understand this, as witnessed by the incredible increase in blogger outreach “pitches from corporate PR departments and firms over the past two years. Of course, there’s more to (successful) blogger outreach than just pitching, and there’s more to the new practice of social PR than just blogger outreach. How to Reach Out to Bloggers by Chris Brogan. Social media has fundamentally altered the practice of public relations. Like what? Will Traditional, Social Media Blend? How Is PR Changing? Digg this!
The State of the Blogosphere 2010
DECEMBER 13, 2010
Brian Solis Home Articles Business – Marketing PR 2.0 – New Communications Social Media Speaking Books Appearances About The State of the Blogosphere 2010 December 13, 2010 View Comments The question we ask ourselves when examining the state of the blogosphere is whether or not the cup is half full or half empty? If drinking from the glass, it is then half empty. startups.
How PR and Social Media Can Work Together
DECEMBER 6, 2010
The social media release is used for blogger outreach. bloggers are overwhelmed with pitches and unlikely to write about the company’s press release, the company uses the press release as a hook and offers to write a (informational, non-promotional) guest post on the topic. These links send more traffic to the blog (which the blogger likes) and spread the company’s fame.
50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)
OCTOBER 5, 2010
You’ll find the answers to these questions and many more here in 50 of the best Twitter tools, posts, how-to guides and rants of 2010 so far. Brian Solis provides a wealth of statistics that answer these questions and more, e.g., 87% of Americans said they were familiar with Twitter in 2010, up from just 26% in 2009. So what are the best ways to use Twitter for business? Crabs.
Report: Blogs Are An Important Part Of The Marketing Mix
B2B Marketing Insider
NOVEMBER 9, 2010
And even though bloggers stated feeling that they aren’t treated with the same respect as traditional media representatives, it’s the buyers who had the final say. From 7,205 bloggers, the survey reports that 81% have been blogging for more than 2 years, two thirds of bloggers are male, and 65% are age 18-44 years old. Michael Brenner Nov 11 2010 Thanks Andrew!
Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010
JANUARY 17, 2011
Americans spent nearly a quarter of their time online on social networking sites and blogs in 2010, up from 15.8 70% of bloggers are organically talking about brands on their blog, and 38% of them post brand or product reviews. At its current rate, Twitter will process almost 10 billion tweets in 2010. The State of the Blogosphere 2010 by Brian Solis. And much more.
Best Social PR Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010
JANUARY 12, 2011
Effectively connect with bloggers and other key online influencers in your industry? Social Media Press Releases and Blogger Outreach. The 5 Cs of Blogger Relations by prTini. ** 5 Stars. Noting (very accurately I might add) that “The top bloggers receive hundreds of pitches a day. Even bloggers with less traffic to their site are still being pitched on a regular basis. Among her findings: “While most agencies didn’t link to their social media channels on their website in 2009, 83% included this on their home page in 2010. ‘Loser.
78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)
AUGUST 16, 2010
10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010 by the COMMS corner. B2B Social Media Strategy: 5 Steps to Gaining Executive Buy-in by B2B Bloggers. With the amount of helpful content about social media marketing growing faster than Facebook’s user base or Lindsay Lohan’s court appearances, it’s tough to keep up. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics and Guides. Building Social Bookmarking Networks 101 by Search Engine Journal. Todd’s guidance is straightforward and practical; finding the time to do this well is the hard part. by Kuno Creative.
Creativity with Blogger; using it to make quality websites beyond the Blog
NOVEMBER 15, 2010
Pinch Gallery website For some time now, we've been documenting how people can take advantage of Google's Blogger service to make blogs that really showcase their incredible content by using the flexibility provided by this free hosted service. Pinch Gallery 's website redesign project gave us the opportunity to take Blogger even further. Why did we do it? How did we do it?
Social Media for Busy Business Bloggers
Writing on the Web
JULY 4, 2012
The number of social media users age 65 and older grew 100 percent throughout 2010, so that one in four people in that age group are now part of a social networking site. With the onslaught of social media in the last 10 years, the ever constant question is, what can it do for my business and my business blog? It’s the numbers. Over 25% of U.S. activity on the web. Not the only tool.
Book Review: Tales From a Veteran Blogger
APRIL 10, 2013
They include detailed accounts of some of his more notable confrontations, such as a 2004 dustup with the influential Radicati Group and a 2010 challenge to a controversial Gartner report. Brill was a longtime product manager for IBM’s Social Business products, where he fought an uphill and often public battle against Microsoft. Telling Stories. Ed Brill. Opening Up.
Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010
JANUARY 31, 2011
Twitter came of age in 2010, growing at a scorching pace —from 75 million users at the beginning of the year to more than 190 million by the end of December. Most bloggers tweet each of their posts only once. Best of 2010: 14 Ways Every Business Should Be Using Twitter by Inkling Media. All You Need to Know About Twitter in 2010 [Infographic] by Mediabistro. Tweetvolume.
Best Website Design Guides and Tips of 2010
MARCH 3, 2011
33 Beautiful Social Media Icon Sets For Designers And Bloggers by WebDesignBooth. Things That Websites Need in 2010! Website design standards continue to evolve and grow more sophisticated. Tables are out; CSS is in. Flash is out (or should at least be used sparingly): HTML5 is (almost) in. Screen sizes now range from small smartphone screens to large, widescreen desktop monitors.
How to Produce and Promote Webinars Successfully [#B2Bchat Recap]
JUNE 22, 2010
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Technology Naughty Vs. Nice In 2010 2. What advice do marketers have when it comes to producing, promoting, and following up on webinars? We put this question to our #B2Bchat audience in our latest session. Here is what the experts had to say: Q. What are innovative ideas of promoting webinars?
Primer: Understanding Word-of-Mouth Marketing in the Social Media Age
Social Marketing Forum
NOVEMBER 26, 2010
One of the components of a word -of-mouth marketing action is often identifying people with an influential voice on a specific topic, including for example bloggers. Word-of-mouth is not something new. People have always talked about their experiences, emotions, needs and also products, services and brands. Warning: while you are reading this someone is talking about your business. Period.
Technology Naughty Vs. Nice In 2010
DECEMBER 23, 2010
About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Content Marketing Lead Gen SEO-SEM Social Media More Strategy Design PR eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter Technology Naughty Vs. Nice In 2010 December 23rd, 2010 | By Sean Sullivan The following is guest post by Sean Sullivan, security advisor for F-Secure North America. Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Technology Naughty Vs. Nice In 2010 2. For the top B2B professionals, 9 to 5 is a myth. Or Does It? 5.
Ten ideas for the beginning blogger
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
JANUARY 10, 2010
Still, I’ve learned a few lessons that might help if you’re a beginner blogger and I thought I would give you the inside scoop. . 1) The biggest obstacle to blogging is … not what you think. If you look around the web, there is so much advice about blogging it’s not funny. It’s not writing skill or time or ideas. It’s confidence. Respect your readers.
Top 56 B2B Marketing Posts for September 2010
B2B Marketing Zone Posts
OCTOBER 5, 2010
Best of B2B Marketing for September 2010. Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far) - Webbiquity , September 1, 2010 Social media has fundamentally altered the practice of public relations. And as any blogger can tell you, PR pros understand this, as witnessed by the incredible increase in blogger outreach “pitches&# from corporate PR departments and firms over the past two years. Social media and the big conversation “fail” - grow - Practical Marketing Solutions , September 26, 2010 I am feeling sad and a bit ashamed of myself. Like what?
The five elements of a perfect blog post
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
NOVEMBER 30, 2010
After all, is there such a thing? I had to dig deep on this question and turned to the qualities of my favorite bloggers to find some common themes. There is really only one way to differentiate yourself as a blogger. The best bloggers are real. Be surprising. I think Joey Strawn is a great example of an entertaining and slightly off-kilter blogger. Human. Mix it up.
Expert Blogger Shares Secrets to Success: Wit & Wisdom
JUNE 27, 2013
For you reluctant bloggers out there, I wanted to share my recent interview with expert blogger, Mark Goodfield, a tax partner and managing partner of Cunningham LLP in Toronto, Canada. Mark started his blog “ The Blunt Bean Counter ” in September 2010, and in just a few years he has gained incredible recognition as an expert in the financial, business, and tax world. But, I jumped right in, and once I started to blog I began paying more attention to other bloggers and interacting with them, leaving them comments and sharing information. How did he do it?
Sarah Evans: Social Media Allows Us to Break Boundaries
Social Marketing Forum
NOVEMBER 29, 2010
Sarah Evans is a public relations and new media consultant, working with many non profit, social good and technology companies. A self-described “social media freak,” Sarah initiated and moderates #journchat , the weekly live chat between PR professionals, journalists and bloggers on Twitter. What’s your vision for marketing/communications, on and offline for 2010 and onwards?
Seven Ways to Use Social Media for Business
DECEMBER 21, 2010
Social media provides a more direct path to identifying and building relationships with a variety of voices in your market: analysts, journalists, customers, bloggers and other key influencers. Though business use of social media is rapidly increasing, many executives remain skeptical of its value. Share content (your own and others’). Get ideas for product development. Digg this!
Top 25 Articles and 8 Topics in B2B Marketing for March 2010
B2B Marketing Zone Posts
APRIL 5, 2010
March 2010. Great stuff in the world of B2B Marketing for March 2010. Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2009 - Webbiquity , March 31, 2010 Whether you need data to back up a proposal for investing in social media marketing for CFO, want to understand which online tactics work best for engaging with customers and prospects, or are just an analytics data junky, you’ll find a treasure trove of key insights and happy hour trivia in this collection of the best articles and blog posts on social media and other marketing research of the past year. March 5, 2010.
The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today
OCTOBER 31, 2010
Also, some bloggers (including Ari Herzog and Valeria Maltoni ) don’t favor including tweets as comments, since they are not true “comments. But, if you want to organize and harvest the tweets about your posts, this is the plug-in you want. All In One SEO Pack Like many bloggers, I utilize the excellent All in One SEO Pack plug-in to optimize posts for search engine rankings.
Best Content Marketing Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010
FEBRUARY 2, 2011
How many times have you heard the expression “content is king? That’s the case because, in an increasingly competitive and noisy market, buyers care not so much about what you sell as about what you know , and what you are passionate about. Great content fills a need for both the consumer and the producer. So how do you produce great content? Content Marketing Strategy and Tactics.
B2B Marketing Metrics That Matter [#B2Bchat Recap] | B2Bbloggers.
AUGUST 27, 2010
About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Content Marketing Lead Gen SEO-SEM Social Media More Strategy Design PR eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter Metrics That Matter in B2B Marketing [#B2Bchat Recap] August 27th, 2010 | By Andrew Spoeth Measurement is close to the heart of many marketers, and B2B marketing is no exception.
7 Hot Trends In B2B Marketing Analytics | B2Bbloggers.com - B2B.
OCTOBER 7, 2010
About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Content Marketing Lead Gen SEO-SEM Social Media More Strategy Design PR eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter 7 Hot Trends In B2B Marketing Analytics October 7th, 2010 | By Maria Pergolino No matter what area of the B2B market you’re involved with, change is a constant. Social media?
Buyer Personas: Where (and How!) to Start | B2Bbloggers.com - B2B.
JULY 7, 2010
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Technology Naughty Vs. Nice In 2010 2. That is content – read marketing material of any kind – that is created and crafted in a way that is makes a personal connection and demonstrates a real life understanding of the people to whom the company is trying to market. Right? Be honest. Sign up.
6 Tips for Understanding the B2B Business Decision-Making Process.
APRIL 28, 2010
Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Technology Naughty Vs. Nice In 2010 2. content marketing communications strategy that recognizes this as every business buyer’s position can make the difference between an engaged prospect or an unsubscribe, a loyal customer or a lost sale. The buyer isn’t spending their own money. Why buy?
Upcoming Event: How To Build A Demand Generation Machine With.
APRIL 26, 2010
First Event: How To Build A Demand Generation Machine With Online Events WHEN: Wednesday, April 28, 2010, 11:00pm PDT / 2:00pm EDT / 7:00pm BST Every marketer responsible for lead generation and nurturing knows the power of online events. Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Technology Naughty Vs. Nice In 2010 2. Sign up.
Best Web Presence Optimization Guides and Tips of 2010
JANUARY 19, 2011
He also advises, “many brands will supplement their blogging with Blogger Relations, YouTube videos, Twitter, Facebook, etc…the content created for one outlet, e.g., a YouTube video, ought to be promoted across any other frequently-used channels. When appropriate, let key bloggers know about it. Hmm, sounds a lot like WPO. Or maybe it just hasn’t caught on.
Neuromarketing and How Content Marketing Works
Writing on the Web
NOVEMBER 23, 2010
Let me know if you have questions… Blog this on Blogger. What are 3 ways to frustrated your reader’s brains? Last week, I presented a speech at the 5th International Customer Media Congress in Haarlem, The Netherlands. Besides sharing what neuromarketing is teaching us about the brain and marketing, there are tips here for most web-based content publications. hope you enjoy it and learn something. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this! Share this on Facebook. Share this on FriendFeed. Email this via Gmail. Add this to Google Bookmarks.
Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags
SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2010 (So Far)
SEPTEMBER 8, 2010
Data junkies, stats addicts, web trivia buffs rejoice — here are a deluge of social media, search and other marketing research facts and figures from 50 articles and blog posts published so far in 2010. Senior marketing execs see their companies moving to social media in 2010 by The Viral Garden. Facebook: Facts & Figures For 2010 by Digital Buzz Blog. More than 1.5
Exclusive Interview With SAP's Director Of Social Media - Michael.
AUGUST 24, 2010
Since launch, it has been recommended by influential bloggers such as ZDNet and has indirectly driven significant numbers of SAP Crystal Presentation Design downloads. Unleashing Your Revenue Engine – Eloqua Experience Keynote Recent Guest Bloggers 1. Technology Naughty Vs. Nice In 2010 2. Enjoy the read. Michael: The growth of social media has not gone unnoticed at SAP.
How to use social media for B2B
MARCH 19, 2010
For example, the number of RSS subscribers bloggers have, the number of comments to the blog post, the number of page views, etc. Image by HubSpot via Flickr. want to do something ambitious and I’m hoping you’ll help. I’d like to create a guide for how to use social media in B2B that does not involve talking about the specific tools—as least not in the top line. Here they are: Monitor.
Using Blogger to make quality websites beyond the Blog
NOVEMBER 15, 2010
Pinch Gallery For some time now, we've been documenting how people can take advantage of Google's Blogger service to make blogs that really showcase their incredible content by using the flexibility provided by this free hosted service. Pinch Gallery 's website redesign project gave us the opportunity to take Blogger even further. Why did we do it? How did we do it? And the result?
7 Factors To Consider Before You Follow Someone On Twitter
JUNE 9, 2010
About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Content Marketing Lead Gen SEO-SEM Social Media More Strategy Design PR eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter 7 Factors To Consider Before You Follow Someone On Twitter June 9th, 2010 | By Jeremy Victor Two of the most common questions asked when some begins using Twitter are, “Who should I follow?
Top 10 Posts on Social Media B2B in 2010
Social Media B2B
DECEMBER 23, 2010
2010 has been a great year for SocialMediaB2B.com and we wanted to thank everyone for their support of this site by tweeting, re-tweeting, commenting and linking to their favorite posts. We also want to thank both our contributing writers (Adam Holden-Bache, Karlie Justus, Amanda O’Brien and Umberto Milletti) and our guest bloggers, who all contributed more than just great posts, but ideas, enthusiasm and support for growing the adoption of social media for B2B companies. We still have a bit more planned for 2010, but we are looking forward to a great 2011.
Buzz Marketing for Technology
DECEMBER 19, 2007
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Top 15 Recommended Social Media Books of 2010
DECEMBER 2, 2010
It seems like only yesterday when I was blogging about the top 15 recommended social media books of 2009 , but here we are ending out 2010. With the growing use of social media by both businesses and professionals, there was another influx of excellent books regarding its various uses that were published in 2010. Not to mention the ever-growing importance of social strategy.
What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends
OCTOBER 13, 2010
The company’s built-from-the-ground-up monitoring tools cover more than 50,000 sources, and its database of more than one million journalists, bloggers and media sites are invaluable for connecting with the right writers and performing effective outreach. Until fairly recently, keeping track of your organization’s online presence was relatively easy. Other than your company’s website, most mentions were likely in well-known online news sites or trade industry publication sites. simple tool like Google Alerts would pick up most stray citations. No more. Social Mention.
Measuring the Value of Digital Marketing [#B2Bchat Recap]
MAY 3, 2010
About | Advertise | Submissions | Write for Us CrowdsourcedFRD Home Advertising Branding Content Marketing Lead Gen SEO-SEM Social Media More Strategy Design PR eBooks Educational Facebook Guest Posts Twitter Measuring the Value of Digital Marketing [#B2Bchat Recap] May 3rd, 2010 | By Andrew Spoeth How do B2B marketers tackle the question of marketing campaign value ? Search (PPC and SEO). These