Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010
JANUARY 17, 2011
Facebook is the world’s most visited social media brand with 54% of the worlds internet population visiting the brand. More than 700,000 local businesses have active Pages on Facebook. 70% of bloggers are organically talking about brands on their blog, and 38% of them post brand or product reviews. Are Twitter Followers Better Than Facebook Fans? And much more.
The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
Social media monitoring, analytics and stats for Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram, with benchmarking to measure your performance against peers, insights to optimize content, and reporting capabilities. Sample review: “If you want to do general research on Facebook Stats use Socialbakers.” Sample review: “Find interesting content on ANY topic.
The 28 Best Influencer Marketing Tools
AUGUST 9, 2016
Influencer marketing tools can help marketers identify the most relevant and engaging bloggers, journalists, and media outlets in their specific industry segments; reach out to them more effectively; automate low-level, repetitive tasks; and track and monitor results. Newsle has now been acquired by and integrated into LinkedIn as a new feature, “Connections In The News.”
The 24 Best Online Writing Tools and Apps
JUNE 14, 2016
Sample review: “Create beautiful word clouds in just a few clicks.” — BuzzBlogger. Sample review: “After the Deadline checks spelling, style, and grammar wherever you go on the web.” — BuzzBlogger. Sample review: “Originally designed to help novelists manage their manuscripts, Scrivener is an excellent organizational tool, especially if you blog for multiple clients and outlets.
No More Geek-Speak: SEO for Smart Bloggers
Writing on the Web
SEPTEMBER 6, 2010
Here is a sample analysis… As you can see, each post or page is graded on search engine standards. Blog this on Blogger. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. How can you learn basic search marketing for blogging in 5 minutes or less? Scribe SEO Copywriting is a practical tool you install and use for each blog or web pages you want to publish. Digg this!
The 21 Best Content Curation Tools
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Sample review: “Add and curate content from any public webpage. Sample review: “One of the most important tools in a marketer’s tool belt is knowledge. Sample review: “Recently, Instapaper got a refresh; it looks and feels better-organized. For bloggers, add a share button to posts to make it easy for others to Flip. Sample review: “This is another “intelligent” too.
3 Ways Data’s Popularity Is Changing Business
It's All About Revenue
FEBRUARY 23, 2011
Publishers across industries – bloggers, advertisers, academics, journalists and marketers – who want to succeed will need to be taught the science of data analysis along with the art of writing. Nielsen ratings became a household name by sampling household television viewing. Despite better tracking, people can still practice selective sampling, reporting data that makes them look good but not necessarily the data that enables the company to make wiser decisions and drive revenue performance. Facebook. LinkedIn. by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this. You’re not crazy.
Content Marketing Strategy: A Comprehensive Guide for Modern Marketers
JULY 21, 2015
You create a few sample infographics and share them on social media so people see what the tool is capable of doing, and between that and the traffic coming from organic search, you start to get a few hundred people using it every month. A few of them like it so much they provide their name and email address so they can continue using it. Blogger. mean, where do I start? Not bad.
Business Blog Writing: Come on, light my fire!
Writing on the Web
FEBRUARY 14, 2011
In the sample quote I used about a “128-bit secure site, wouldn’t it be more interesting if the business blogged about a client who had a bad experience using an unsecured website? Blog this on Blogger. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. Why is content marketing and persuasion so difficult, and what can you do to set people on fire? Digg this!
Why SEO Is The Key To Successful Marketing
B2B Marketing Insider
OCTOBER 4, 2011
It also includes a foreward by freelance blogger and marketing consultant Kristi Hines ( @kikolani ) and some extra quick start guides, sample frameworks and more… Another Great Example of Content Marketing. would be honored if you follow along on Twitter , LinkedIn , Facebook or Subscribe to the B2B Marketing Insider Blog. Everyone uses a search engine!
Content Marketing: Connect the Dots and Drive Results
Writing on the Web
APRIL 18, 2011
Here’s a sample of what you’ll learn: For example, your content should accomplish these 4 goals: Connect with readers right away (ask them about their problems or challenges). Blog this on Blogger. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. Ahhh, that’s what I’ve been trying to figure out for the last 12 years. But that’s not true.
The State of the Blogosphere 2010
DECEMBER 13, 2010
On Facebook this month, the average user created 90 pieces of content and contributed to the more than 30 billion pieces of content (web links, news stories, blog posts, notes, photo albums, etc.) This year, the team dove deeper into the blogs with a focus on female bloggers and mobile blogging. To begin, let’s take a look at the residence of bloggers worldwide. startups.
Marketing with Videos: What’s Wrong with the Script?
Writing on the Web
MARCH 29, 2011
I was shocked to read some sample scripts for video commercials being filmed at the studios of iMotionVideo last week in Orlando. know, I know, I should film this blog post with my webcam, but I’m in my pajamas… Blog this on Blogger. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. People are still confusing features and benefits in their marketing messages.
4 Content Marketing Goals for a Coach Website
Writing on the Web
MAY 2, 2011
So the video gives a sampling of what it’s like to see and hear him. Blog this on Blogger. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. How should content marketing be used on the home page of your website? What makes good website copy? No matter what business you’re in, your content must achieve 4 things. Chip Scholz is an executive coach. What were they?
8 Ready-Made Job Descriptions to Recruit an All-Star Marketing Team
JANUARY 14, 2013
What's better than a blogger for a dog supply-selling ecommerce site? blogger with four poodles at a dog supply-selling ecommerce site! Experience managing non-personal social media accounts like Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, Google+, etc. Growing the company's social media reach. 2) Blogger/Blog Manager. Content samples that demonstrate writing skills.
The Top 20 Twitter Clients being Used in 2012
JANUARY 31, 2012
I recently changed my main Twitter client (more information on that below) and decided to create a new LinkedIn Poll for Groups in my Social Media Strategies for Business LinkedIn Group to find out what others use. CIBO (@cibostudios) January 15, 2012. I am assuming that Cibo pulled in this data directly from the Twitter API, so I believe these results are a good enough sampling to be pretty indicative as to the top 20 Twitter clients being used in 2012. Facebook features the ability to sync one’s Twitter account to his or her Facebook page. Thanks!
How to Write the Worst Guest Blogging Pitch of All Time [Template]
JUNE 5, 2013
And we''re always thrilled to feature bloggers when they contribute thoughtful, original content that our amazing readers (ahem -- that''s you) would love. Something like: "Guest Post: 20 Tips to Increase Your Facebook Page Reach." Feel free to use “blogger” “company name” or “INSERT NAME HERE” instead of the blog manager’s name. But that’s not always what we get. Ready?
Why Niche Social Networks Like Empire Avenue Matter to Social Media Marketers
AUGUST 16, 2011
Social media websites are filled with communities and large numbers of people, and most businesses decide to strategically market to the largest websites that exist: Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. minutes LinkedIn 7.6 Big Train follows and interactions are up quite a bit across all of our channels – YouTube, Facebook, twitter, and our blog as a result. minutes Digg 4.1
Recent Writings: Negativity, Social Gaffes and Farewell to Case Studies
JULY 15, 2011
Here’s a sampling of what I’ve been talking about. Corporate case studies used to have a purpose in the days when customers couldn’t find each other, but today all it takes is a few searches or LinkedIn queries to identify experienced buyers. The incident was a huge black eye for the agency and a lesson in how not to pitch a blogger. Love Your Critics.
Blog Marketing Tactics - 10 Tested, Proven Ideas
JANUARY 4, 2011
All you need to do is create an excel doc and add the email addresses of popular bloggers/journalists in your industry and brief description of what they cover (bonus points if you know these people well enough to do this without descriptions). Throughout 2008, I gathered quotes from some of my favorite bloggers and published it: 22 inspirational quotes. Exactly. 6. Well done.
Online Marketing News in 2009: The Year’s Hottest Events
Modern B2B Marketing
DECEMBER 15, 2009
MySpace and Facebook sign real-time search deals with Google. Facebook Pushes People to Go Public. Time spent on Facebook by 18-24 year olds declines. Linkedin and Twitter integrate. Facebook is awarded $711 million in damages from Sanford Wallace, the notorious "Spam King". Technorati release their state of the blogosphere - shows that most bloggers are just hobbiest and number one use of Twitter is to promote blogs. FTC Cracks Down on Blogger Payola, Celebrity Tweets. Facebook introduces @Mentions in Status Updates. Big M&A Month-.
Book Review: Social Media Marketing
NOVEMBER 2, 2010
With Social Media Marketing: Strategies for Engaging in Facebook, Twitter & Other Social Media , the inimitable Liana “Li Evans has provided the definitive handbook for social media marketers. Social Networking (Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, etc.). Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. Instead, they want to connect. Social Events (e.g., Blogs.
Do You Forget “Marketing” in Your Content Marketing?
MARCH 7, 2014
Let the community know by sharing the content you came up with on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+. Have you mentioned companies or other bloggers in your post? Here is a sample Twitter message to use for outreach: Happy Monday! To find influencers on LinkedIn: Pulse. 5. There are groups on LinkedIn for virtually any topic. Description. Synonyms.
How to Be an Awesome Blog Commenter
JANUARY 10, 2011
Online tools like blogs, Twitter and Facebook have made it easier for people to share with one another, but they don’t necessarily make the Web social. This post will discuss how to be a thoughtful and engaged commenter, whether you are active in the blogosphere or on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and message boards. Keep Your Signs Off Other People’s Yards.
The Mi6 Chart Toppers, November 2010
MI6 Marketing Agency
DECEMBER 15, 2010
Recommendation: Join communities like Spiceworks, ITToolbox and groups in Linkedin and get involved in discussions. Article/Post: Could Brands Improve Their Outreach to Bloggers? Yet more buyers are looking towards social networks, their peers and bloggers for advice on how to solve business problems. But, Facebook is the social media juggernaut and can’t be ignored.
Content Marketing Biases: Your Attitude Is Showing
Writing on the Web
OCTOBER 11, 2010
They appear as statistically “large effects that are often shown by majorities of samples of Americans. Blog this on Blogger. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. How biased are you about peoples’ faces, ages, skin tone, body size, ethic origins? Scientists know that our attitudes and prejudices are subconscious. Don’t believe me? Or, maybe you believe me and are saying “So what? You need to know how your customers and clients see your biases showing up. Implicit biases are pervasive. People are often unaware of their biases.
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JUNE 22, 2009
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