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  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
    [Digg] Announcing the Launch of the New Inbound Marketing Book [Free Preview]
    Five years ago, Digg was still a thing , Google still indexed tweets in search results , and Farmville was the most talked-about application on Facebook. A lot of things can change in five years. You could get a new haircut. You could move into a new house. You could start a new job. Inbound marketing is no different. Inbound Marketing
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2011
    [Digg] Engaging Content: 7 Tips to Get Readers to Think
    Digg this! When it comes to content marketing , there are ways to write content so it actively markets you and your business without being “in-your-face” sales copy or boring product reviews or press releases. I’m reminded of an excellent book on creating effective website design called Don’t Make Me Think. How can you do that? Tweet This!
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 28, 2011
    [Digg] Content Marketing Tip: Use Ready-to-Publish Articles
    Digg this! Content marketing is easier when you can outsource some of the writing and researching to qualified writers. great way to short-cut the time needed to research, write and publish quality online content is to find a good writer to supply articles. You can find good writers in just about any field. Entertain. Engage. Enrich.
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2008
    [Digg] YouTube - Diigo V3: Highlight & Share the Web! Social Bookmarking 2.0
    Close. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Site: Home. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading. Diigo V3: Highlight & Share the Web! Social Bookmarking 2.0. Rate: 47 ratings Sign in to rate. Views: 31,977. watch in standard quality. watch in high quality. Share. Favorite. Playlists. MySpace. Facebook. Loading.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2, 2011
    [Digg] The History of #SXSW [Infographic]
    by Joe Chernov | Tweet this. There are two basic ways to grow a business. Gobble up as much as much of the current pie as you can. Bake a bigger pie. It’s with this “bigger pie&# strategy in mind that Eloqua is sponsoring this year’s SXSW Interactive Conference. And we are creating lots of content. Following are just a few.  premiere. Reddit.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2011
    [Digg] 4 Tools for Measuring Your Online Influence
    by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this In the online marketing world, you’re only as good as the content you create and the network you share it with. It’s no wonder that so many B2B and B2C brands have intensified their efforts to grow online influence and reach influencers through social media. Measuring online influence is a difficult task at best. Klout.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 2011
    [Digg] Why Content Marketing with Video Is Key
    Digg this! Content marketing using video is a key marketing tactic if you want to get found online, get known, and get clients. Your physical presence and voice on video creates a powerful connection to potential new clients in a way that text can’t accomplish. Even back then (2005?) On Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 5 p.m. Tweet This!
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 7, 2010
    [Digg] The 20 craziest things you can do on Twitter
    Digg this! OK, we’ve heard all the great business success stories about connecting and learning through Twitter. But the human race is made up of all kinds of people and some of them have more important things to do. Bloody great idea. The cows at a Buttermine Farms near Woodstock, Ont., Here was mine: I am writing this in the nude.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2011
    [Digg] Content Marketing with Stories: Better than Facts
    Digg this! Good stories are what make a blog interesting and fun to read. More importantly, if you’re trying to influence people to buy into your ideas and ultimately your business, there is evidence that stories work better than facts. In another study, when information was labeled as fact, it was subjected to critical analysis.
  • READYPULSE  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2013
    [Digg] Future of F-Commerce: Why its the 180 degrees the wrong direction
    • Facebook • Twitter • Digg • StumbleUpon • Add to favorites • Email • RSS • Google In a recent blog post, the CEO of Spreadshirt, Phillip Rocke talks about how disappointing Facebook commerce has been for his 2,000 FB stores. All of … Continue reading → Share and Enjoy.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21, 2010
    [Digg] An eye-popping integration of digital media
    Digg this! This short video was a total “wow&# for me — and a digital best practice to share with you. The only thing missing here is results. How much did this cost? What were the goals and were they achieved?  Regardless, this is an exciting demonstration I think you’ll enjoy. Share this on del.icio.us. Tweet This!
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2013
    [Digg] How to recover from the ravages of Google Penguin and Panda
    People are freaking out about the new Google Search. Online marketplaces that have historically been very profitable in the past have dropped off a cliff for many companies, be it direct sales eCommerce or public relations campaigns. Everyone wants to know both why this has happened and how to make it right. What’s Google Search is people!
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2011
    [Digg] [Chart] 90% of Visitors to EU Cookie Law Site Don’t Opt-in
    by Elle Woulfe | Tweet this What a difference a month makes! On May 25 all the countries within the European Union were supposed to enact a directive requiring anyone doing business in the region to get opt-in permission to track consumers online. Chart compiled by Vicky Brock. With sharp marketing, you can lively avoid such sharp drop offs. Reddit.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2010
    [Digg] Five Audiences for Social Media Marketing
    Digg this! One of the first precepts aspiring writers learn is to “write for your readers.&# A technical audience is different from a business one. level executives respond to different messages than do mid-level management. Every industry and profession has it’s own “language.&#. What kind of content will attract them?
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011
    [Digg] How Readers Find Your Blog: A Diagram
    Digg this! I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again:  a business blog is the best way to get found online, the best way to connect with potential clients, and the pathway to turning readers into clients. So, what’s your favorite excuse for not blogging for your business? Blog this on Blogger. Share this on del.icio.us.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2011
    [Digg] Free Phone Consulting? 4 Reasons It’s a Good Idea
    Digg this! Why should a professional or small business give away free consulting ? I’ll tell you why. Since I charge $200/hour for consulting sessions, why would I do this? It gives me a chance to connect with clients : In an online business, I usually don’t have much contact with the clients who use my services and products.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  FRIDAY, JULY 15, 2011
    [Digg] Online Persuasion: How to Write to Create Desire
    Digg this! When writing online , how can you appeal to readers’ emotions on a business-oriented site? Online persuasion works best when you appeal to both the logical and emotional centers in the brain. It’s easier than you might think.  Analyze it ?Recommend Recommend a solution. Stimulate desire ? Reinforce with reasons. Same rules apply.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2011
    [Digg] [Chart] Can Google’s +1 Catch Up With The Facebook “Like”
    by Egan Cheung | Tweet this With much fanfare, Google launched it’s equivalent of the Facebook “Like&# to websites, blog posts and more recently. (We wrote about the topic here.). While the move got plenty of press, Google has a lot of catching up to do with the Facebook “Like&# , which shows no signs of slowing down. Share email.
  • FEARLESS COMPETITOR  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2011
    [Digg] How to turn a good white paper into a great lead generation piece
    Post that content everywhere – such as Twitter, Linkedin, Facebook, Digg, Delicious, StumbleUpon , Docstoc, Slideshare, etc. B2B Lead Generation : Is a White Paper just great content or a great lead generation tool. What’s the difference? Do you want a trickle of leads or a flood? Our white paper experience. You post it.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 2, 2011
    [Digg] Survey: More Than Half of Marketers Responsible for Revenue Goals
    by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this Calls for a revenue revolution in the marketing world appear to be gaining ground, according to new survey conducted by DemandGen Report and Eloqua. Nearly 53% of respondents said that their marketing departments were responsible for meeting a revenue goal. Influence on revenue or deals were well below that figure at 43%.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2011
    [Digg] 7 Ways to Format Blogs to Engage Readers’ Brains
    Digg this! What are the two most important parts (a.k.a. opportunities to engage readers) of your business blog post? Most experts will tell you this: The headline. The call to action. The headline is what gets read and spread. It’s your “shout-out&# on social media sites, in feed readers, and email updates. How? 1. P.S.S.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2011
    [Digg] Content Marketing: Connect the Dots and Drive Results
    Digg this! How do you master the art of writing content for the Web so that you provide quality information on your web pages, blog, and newsletters that works to convert readers to clients? Ahhh, that’s what I’ve been trying to figure out for the last 12 years. In the World Wide Web, there often seems to be no rules. Tweet This!
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  MONDAY, MAY 24, 2010
    [Digg] 11 Myths of Social Media Marketing
    Digg this! Though social media marketing is rapidly advancing in terms of adoption and sophistication, many marketers and business executives still struggle with it. They wonder if their organizations are doing enough, if they are doing things right, even if they should be involved in social media at all. Social media is only for the young.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 7, 2014
    [Digg] Fulfill your resolution to blog in 11 steps
    And, if you’re really committed, try out all the platforms in order to build your personal brands: YouTube, Soundcloud, Facebook , Google+, Twitter, Reddit, StumbleUpon , Digg, Tumblr, as well as your blog. So “blogging” is on your 2014 New Year’s resolution. Good for you. Blog wasn’t built in a day. Still ugly?
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 2008
    [Digg] YouTube - Informal Learning in 10 minutes
    Close. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Site: Home. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading. Informal Learning in 10 minutes. Rate: 23 ratings Sign in to rate. Views: 14,848. Share. Favorite. Playlists. MySpace. Facebook. more share options ). fewer share options ). This video will appear on your blog shortly.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2011
    [Digg] The Sociology of Social Media: TED TV Talks
    Digg this! Having fun while learning has become my idea of a really good time. Forget drugs, booze and rock and roll. Now you can learn all about social media and the sociology of the Internet through video lectures. Unbelievable, non ? It combines education with entertainment. We crave connection with others and to find meaning in our lives.
  • CONFLUENT FORMS  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 3, 2012
    [Digg] Focus on your blog, don't promote the social media services
    read " Sweep the Sleaze " for a great opinion piece on the subject) It's understandable, you want to get as much dissemination of your content as possible, and you're hoping that one person's "like" will inspire their friends to visit your page and share it, that a "pin" will get re-shared, that a "digg" will get voted to the top.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2011
    [Digg] 5 Event Planning Tips…Even If You’re Not An Event Planner
    by Laura H. Vogel | Tweet this Here’s the dilemma: You need to plan an event, but you have no background in event planning. Somehow this duty has been thrust upon your shoulders. Relax. We’re here to help. Many organizations don’t have a dedicated point-person for event marketing. Yet, an event can make or break a campaign. Get Out The Whiteboard.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2012
    [Digg] The best online reputation defense is a good offense
    If you’re a serious businessman who’s business isn’t digital, you’re probably too busy making money to fart around on social media. Social media’s stupid, right? Just because you’re old-fashioned doesn’t mean it isn’t working. So, please beware. It’s 2012 not 2006 — olly olly oxen free.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2011
    [Digg] Marketing with Videos: What’s Wrong with the Script?
    Digg this! I was shocked to read some sample scripts for video commercials being filmed at the studios of iMotionVideo last week in Orlando. People are still confusing features and benefits in their marketing messages. Some videos are great to watch, even if you’re not interested in what they’re selling. They try to say too much.
  • CLIENT BRIDGE  |  MONDAY, MARCH 12, 2012
    [Digg] INFOGRAPHIC: Social Media Demographics
    From Online MBA, here's an infographic that breaks down the education level, income, age and gender of users of major social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Digg, and Reddit. View Original Article
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2011
    [Digg] 6 Sure-fire, Can’t Miss Ways to Increase Blog Views
    by Joe Chernov | Tweet this We recently deconstructed why some of Eloqua’s 280 blog posts generated considerably more views than others.  We looked at the headline, topic, author and whether or not there was any PR driving traffic to the post.   Then we came up with six absolute locks for triggering views. Here goes: Host original content. And fast.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2011
    [Digg] How to Structure a Marketing Operations Team
    by Heather Foeh | Tweet this If your company is new to marketing automation or having a marketing operations team, you may be wondering what the best way is to organize. Should you centralize or de-centralize your marketing functions? Should you outsource some pieces or keep everything in-house? Budgeting process. Company culture. Share email.
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 28, 2011
    [Digg] Blogging Is Good Business – 8 Tips To Get It Right
    share once on Linkedin, StumbleUpon, Digg and sometimes Facebook. You accepted a while back that social media needs to be an important part of the marketing mix. But resources are limited and maybe you find yourself asking “which social media tactics should I focus on?&#. Company websites with a blog get 55% more visitors. Break it up.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2011
    [Digg] Eight Factors to Consider When (Re)Launching a Business Blog
    Digg, Facebook, LinkedIn), even create an e-commerce store. Over the last decade, business blogs have gone from being a novelty to a leading-edge practice to an essential element for any company seeking to optimize its presence on the web. Why are so many companies now embracing blogging? Location. Author(s). Assigning multiple writers (i.e.,
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2011
    [Digg] Blogging with Personality and Tim Ferriss
    Digg this! How much personality should you show on your blog without becoming an ego-blogger ? Apparently you can share a lot of personal stories and anecdotes, even become a little outrageous and contrarian, according to Tim Ferris , author of The 4-Hour Workweek and now The 4-Hour Body. By the way, love your new 4-Hour Body , Tim!
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  THURSDAY, JANUARY 14, 2010
    [Digg] Sharing is how you build a Brand
    Digg this! In a recent BusinessWeek article featuring Tony Hsieh from Zappos – they closed with a quote from Tony “Sharing is how we build our brand.&# And I couldn’t help but agree. Whether you are a CMO’s of a B2C or B2B Marketing team the key in this next decade is sharing and the key to sharing is Content!
  • DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2009
    [Digg] The Top 3 Priorities for 2010 Marketing Budgets
    Create content on a blog or produce videos, and promote using Digg, Twitter, and other social bookmarking and social networking sites. 3. Digg this! unemployment rate still near 10%, and uncertain prospects for a quick recovery , marketers need to keep two things in mind. So how should your prioritize spending for next year? 1.
  • DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
    [Digg] Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags
    Purchase Tickets Nominate Now Recently Trending Digg Founder “Burned Out,&# May Leave by End of 2010 View Comments The Case For Social Media in Schools View Comments 10 iPhone Apps for the Global Foodie View Comments New Twitter Design Based on the Golden Ratio [IMAGE] View Comments Which Words Does Google Instant Blacklist? If you a.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  SUNDAY, MAY 8, 2011
    [Digg] The Fifth P of the Marketing Mix
    by Sheila Bohan | Tweet this. Every business student at one point learns the Four P’s of the marketing mix: product, price, place, promotion. But according to Sirius Decisions analyst Marisa Kopec, there’s room for another P. The fifth P in the marketing mix is productivity, specifically sales productivity. Bring on the fifth P. Share email. Reddit.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2011
    [Digg] 6 Writing Tips for SEO Friendly Content Marketing
    Digg this! Do you know how to write SEO-friendly content your readers will love? This week’s guest post by Christian Arno of Lingo24 shares 6 writing tips for writing online content that works for both readers and search engines. Writing for the web can be like walking on a tightrope. Both, of course. Note : Not sure how keywords work?
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 2011
    [Digg] Content Marketing for Professionals: Time-Saving Tips Webinar
    Digg this! Time Saving Tips Webinar" alt=" Content Marketing for Professionals: Time Saving Tips Webinar" />. Time Saving Tips Webinar" width="576" height="107" />. Are you getting results from your content marketing? Does your website do it’s job? What about your e-newsletters? Or your blog? Think about it. You can register here.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2011
    [Digg] Business Blog: 4 Reasons to NOT Write Your Own
    Digg this! (Guest post by Adam Kosloff ). You’re swamped. You barely have time to scan the headlines of your favorite news feeds. Probably the only reason you clicked on this article was to check out whether it might provide instant value to you. Can this article save you time and/or money and/or hassle? Hopefully, it can. That’s great.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, JULY 10, 2012
    [Digg] Images are now mandatory in social media content
    knew that digg and reddit always looked for an illustrative graphics file every time I would submit a link and I knew that Facebook and Twitter would even give me the option of choosing which photo would best define my thousand words — I knew that. Now, illustrating your content is not just preferable, it’s mandatory. 
  • MARKETING TO BUSINESS EXECUTIVES BLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2011
    [Digg] “Curation” gets six tweets per hour…right now!
    Marketing to Business Executives Blog From Insight to Action in B2B Home About Home > Buyer behavior , Content curation , Content marketing , Customer knowledge , Thought leadership > “Curation&# gets six tweets per hour…right now! “Curation&# gets six tweets per hour…right now! No trackbacks yet.
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 30, 2010
    [Digg] Generating a Buyer Persona with Facebook Advertising
    Digg this! I am a big fan of David Meerman Scott’s work and I am in the middle of re-reading his book the New Rules of Marketing and PR 2nd edition ! Translation – it provides a rich target for your marketing, you may even put a name or a face to it as one of his blog post detailed called How Well do you Know your Buyer Personas ? Tweet This!
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2011
    [Digg] The Best Place To Nurse A Hangover AT SXSW (And 8 Other Tips)
    by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this. You’re headed to SXSW Interactive. You know what panels and speakers you want to hear, what gadgetry you want to explore. But where should you snap that quintessential Austin photo? Where do the cool kids hang? Where can you get some brisket? We’ve got you covered. Best Place To Grab Food On The Go. Seriously. Forget it.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  MONDAY, MAY 30, 2011
    [Digg] 6 Facts You Should Know About Memorial Day
    by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this Memorial Day is synonymous with much of Americana: the start of summer, picnics – even one-day car sales. But it’s important to remember the true meaning of the day, which is honoring those who sacrificed their lives serving the US. John A. From Maj. In 1966, President Lyndon Johnson declared Waterloo, N.Y. Share email.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5, 2011
    [Digg] E-Newsletter Review: How’s Your Ezine?
    Digg this! You may be doing all the right content marketing things (e-newsletter, blog, articles, etc.) After a year she reported: No new clients came to her after reading it. No new sign-ups were happening (or were rare). She asked what she was doing wrong. Here were some of her questions, followed by my answers. call to action. Tweet This!
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2010
    [Digg] The most powerful leadership lesson I’ve learned
    Digg this! In graduate school I took a class on “Leaders and Leadership&# that I hoped would give me respite from the grind of finance and economics. It turned out to be one of the most interesting classes I ever attended and it set me on life-long study of leaders. George was not a rah-rah kind of leader. Be trusted. Tweet This!
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2011
    [Digg] Content Marketing Tips: Find Your Online Voice
    Digg this! How do you find your voice and create your brand story so that readers are inspired and emotionally triggered? How do you get content marketing results? This and other key tips will be discussed Wednesday April 20, 2011 on an open webinar I’m giving: Time-Saving Tips for Content Marketing Results. You need a brand story.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2011
    [Digg] Content Rules: Insight and Originality Attracts Clients
    Digg this! Content marketing works: you can publish online content – blog posts, videos, webinars and web pages – that attracts clients to you. Using content marketing , you don’t have to chase after them, spend money on advertising, direct mail, or printed newsletters. More than ever before, content is king! 2011).
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  TUESDAY, JULY 19, 2011
    [Digg] 5 Common Stages of B2B Lead Nurturing
    by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this If you work in the complex b2b marketing industry, you know just how long the journey from prospect to closed deal can take. Let’s just say it can feel more like an odyssey than a simple business transaction. There are several layers of investigation, cultivation and negotiation along the way. Welcome. Progressive.
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  THURSDAY, AUGUST 28, 2014
    [Digg] Are You Committing Content and Social Media Sabotage?
    There are also several third-party social sharing widgets and applications you can choose from such as AddThis , ShareThis , or WordPress plugins like Digg Digg. Recently, I had a music journalist and friend conduct an interview with one of our favorite artists. “Maybe they’re at the top!” ” I thought. Nothing.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, APRIL 25, 2011
    [Digg] What’s Missing in Content Marketing: Who and Why
    Digg this! Storytelling and personalization is the biggest missing piece in content marketing as I see it. People are good at writing about what they know. They aren’t as good about expressing who they are and why they do what they do. Okay, that’s exciting… to you and your spouse for sure. He had to care. We become engaged.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2011
    [Digg] Punk Chihuahua Reveals 4 Secrets to Better Blogging
    Digg this! How’s your content marketing with blogs ? Are you brilliantly blogging several times a week? There comes a time when we all run out of things to say (or at least most of us!). The blog must be fed anyway. All of which will end up biting you in your traffic stats. It’s that it’s hard to perform on queue.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2011
    [Digg] 3 Web Tools to Make Money Online
    Digg this! I’m curious… what web tools could you absolutely not live without? To make money online , you need systems and software helpers. I don’t try them all out, it tends to drive me nuts to have too many distractions and things to learn. used to keep a word doc listing them all, yikes! Check it out. Not an affiliate!).
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2011
    [Digg] Best Website Design Guides and Tips of 2010
    Digg this! 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. What website design trends should graphic artists take note of?
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  SUNDAY, AUGUST 29, 2010
    [Digg] The Spirituality of Social Media
    Digg this! Sure the social web is filled with rants and quacks, but I’ve also been thinking about how the science and technology of this channel lifts people up, and perhaps even makes us better in a deeper, spiritual way.  Here are a couple of personal observations. would love to hear what you think! The communion of community.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 1, 2011
    [Digg] 3 Lead Management Questions Sales will Ask Marketing
    by Doug Sechrist | Tweet this Most of you regular readers have hopefully broached the sales and marketing alignment discussion within your organization and are on your way to a building a lean, mean, revenue-producing machine. If so, the days of “the leads suck” conversation is in the past. Even a great lead management process will be questioned.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 2011
    [Digg] The 6 Stages of Successful Lead Management
    by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this. What makes a lead management process successful? There’s no easy answer. In the real world implementing lead management requires a degree of science, art and consensus. But that doesn’t mean there are no road signs along the way. Create Consensus. Yet, it is probably the most difficult and important step of all. Reddit.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2011
    [Digg] Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010
    Digg this! LinkedIn is firmly ensconced among the “big 3″ social networks for marketing and business purposes, and though its base of 80 million members is far smaller than the 600 million users of Facebook, its impact in B2B marketing is larger. Blogs represent 50%, Facebook 47% and…Twitter scores 41%.”. by My Venture Pad.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2010
    [Digg] Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)
    Digg this! 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. Like what? Will Traditional, Social Media Blend? Tweet This!
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2010
    [Digg] Social media and the big conversation “fail”
    Digg this! I am feeling sad and a bit ashamed of myself. Something happened — a wake-up call about this notion of social media “community&# and “conversation.&# It’s making me pause and reflect on what we’re really all about here on the social web. What I’m about. would have heard the coughing. Seriously.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 9, 2013
    [Digg] Kiss your line-of-shame smack on its social media lips!
    That, as we laugh and our shoulders relax and we let some of our daily stress disperse into the Interwebs, we also click Share To: Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, Reddit, Digg, Vine, StumbleUpon , Tumblr and everywhere else. What do I mean? “Goose, it’s time to buzz the tower.” And Maybe you’re too shy for this?
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, APRIL 4, 2011
    [Digg] Is Your White Paper a Sales Pitch in Disguise?
    Digg this! I asked Laura Carlson to share with you here some important perspectives on content marketing. It doesn’t matter what you call your information (white paper/eBook, microsite/landing page), what matters is using information wisely to get found, get known and get clients. Is Your White Paper a Sales Pitch in Disguise? buyer.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2011
    [Digg] High Quality Content Sites Is What Google Wants
    Digg this! There’s been an important update to the way Google runs their search algorithms , designed to weed out the number of junk content farms. You and your pages shouldn’t be concerned, except if you’re trying to game the system. If your search results have changed lately, this may explain why. Hire a good writer.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2011
    [Digg] How to Write with Your Right Brain: 5 Tips
    Digg this! ?? One of the smartest things you can do to keep up with blog writing is to use your brain well. Use your right brain to tap into your creativity. The third thing I do in the morning when I get up is write on one of my blogs. First, brew a pot of Cafe de Olla; second, feed Huey and Dewey, our kitties.) You just have to use it well.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, MAY 2, 2011
    [Digg] 4 Content Marketing Goals for a Coach Website
    Digg this! 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. Here are 4 goals of your online content: Connect immediately (by speaking to your readers’ challenges or problems). This is just the home page.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2012
    [Digg] Upgrade your lame agency website into your social media brand HQ
    Another thing it lets me do is add a plugin that easily allows me to offer all my visitors the ability to effortlessly share my content to Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and even Google+, reddit, digg, NewsVine — whatever. Image via CrunchBase. What we do own is our own properties. At the end of the day, none of this is yours.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2011
    [Digg] 3 Resources For A Squeaky Clean Marketing Database
    by Heather Foeh | Tweet this. If you’ve been using a marketing automation system for even a short amount of time you already understand the difficulties with keeping it clean. Not only do you have emails, landing pages and other assets to keep tidy and organized, you also have the data itself which can quickly become unruly. Share email.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2011
    [Digg] Goldilocks and the 3 Lead Nurturing Programs
    by Heather Foeh | Tweet this. If Goldilocks left the forest and went into the wonderful world of marketing automation , she might experience a sense of déjà-vu. When it comes to lead nurturing some programs start out too hard and some start out too soft, but don’t worry, some are just right. This Lead Nurturing Program is Too Hard. Share email.
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2014
    [Digg] 26 Ways to Promote Your Blog Post
    Try out   Digg , Alltop , Technorati.com , or BloggerScope. Congratulations! You’ve just published a new blog post. There it is, on your blog, ready for the whole wide world to read. Fantastic. Now the work starts. Just kidding … but only a little. 50/50 Post Creation and Promotion. Yikes! While that might well work, it’s a bit extreme.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2011
    [Digg] 11.5 Steps to Video Blogging in 30 Minutes
    Digg this! What’s the quickest way to use videos for content marketing ? How can you shoot a video clip in your hotel room while at a conference? I’ll demonstrate here. plugged in my Logitech Webcam , pulled up a previous post on my blog, and spoke into the camera. Set up webcam, test for lighting. Hyperlinked keywords.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 23, 2013
    [Digg] Blogger outreach is more PR than social media
    If we do everything right, we’ll generally earn a couple-hundred earned media mentions directly shared on the bloggers’ blogs, we’ll also earn secondary mentions through Facebook, Twitter, StumbleUpon , Pinterest, Tumblr, Google+, digg, and even, if we’re lucky, reddit. Before long, hundreds of email replies stream in.
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 2008
    [Digg] Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb
    ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100. AltSearchEngines. About. Subscribe. Contact. Advertise. RWW Daily by Email. RWW Weekly Wrap-up. Web Apps. Trends. Google. Microsoft. Facebook. Archives. Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media. Written by Sarah Perez / May 21, 2008 7:00 AM. / 25 Comments. Social media. Web 2.0.
  • B2BBLOGGERS  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 29, 2010
    [Digg] Overcoming the B2B Marcom Manager's Content Conundrum
    For example, when you’re monitoring your news feeds, copy one or two articles/posts and quickly post them to your social media status updates or your Facebook fan page, and then bookmark them on Delicious or Digg them.  Content , links and trust are the currencies of the internet.  How can we help you Make Good Media? Or Does It? 5.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2011
    [Digg] Win a Signed Copy of “Content Rules”!
    by Joe Chernov | Tweet this. We love Content Rules.  You know that by now.  But what we also love is this new category we pioneered: Revenue Performance Management (RPM).  We struck the RPM match a while back, and now industry analysts, financial analysts and other vendors are all fanning the flame. But creating a new category is hard work.  Reddit.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2011
    [Digg] The 7 B2B Sins of Social Media Ignorance
    by Andrew Moravick | Tweet this What holds back b2b companies from tapping into social media? All too often, it’s the rampant misconception that social media may work well for consumer-facing businesses, but not for the b2b sector. Here’s what they are and how you can purge yourself of them. Sloth. “We just don’t have time.” Greed. Share email.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2011
    [Digg] Going Big on Small: Joe Payne on HubSpot’s $32M Round
    by Joe Payne | Tweet this. Much will be said over the next few days about HubSpot’s $32M Series D round.  The pattern of conversations will look something like this: First there will be a burst of emotion (observers will shout congratulations from the rooftops and laud HubSpot for attracting Google Ventures and Salesforce.com as investors).  Reddit.
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  SATURDAY, JUNE 28, 2008
    [Digg] Reinventing Invention: Online Only Video: The New Yorker
    Share: Digg. Skip to content. Subscribe to The New Yorker. SUBSCRIBE FOR JUST 85¢ AN ISSUE. Give a gift. Renew your Subscription. Subscription Questions. Reporting & Essays. Arts & Culture. Humor. Fiction & Poetry. The Talk of The Town. Online Only. Subscribe. About Us. Archive. Store. The New Yorker. Online Only. Print.
  • FEARLESS COMPETITOR  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2011
    [Digg] How to Do Great Marketing with (Almost) Zero Money
    Make it really easy for prospective customers to find by posting to social networks like LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook as well as Digg, Delicious, StumbleUpon, SlideShare (presentations), YouTube (video). Can you really market a business without a lot of money? (We wrote this special post for March Marketing Madness. What do they care about?
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2011
    [Digg] 12 of the Best WordPress Guides, Hacks and Plugins of 2010
    Digg this! WordPress is no longer just the leading blog platform , but is now the most popular open-source CMS (content management system) as well. Among the many reasons for the popularity of WordPress : it’s affordable, search engine-friendly, reasonably easy to use, and extensible through an incredible array of plugins. by Andy Beal.
  • FEARLESS COMPETITOR  |  MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2011
    [Digg] Why hiring a search marketing firm is a waste of money
    Propagate that everywhere – Twitter, Linkedin, Digg, Delicious, Reddit, Tumbler, etc. Sorry Search Marketing firms. We don’t need your help. If you’re like me, you get calls every week from search marketing firms like the one in this picture, offering to get your company to the top of Google organic search rankings.
  • ACT-ON  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2015
    [Digg] 17 Realistic Ways to Get More Website Traffic
    But it works every time, and it’s a legitimate traffic source. 6) Submit your content to StumbleUpon , Reddit , Digg , Technorati and elsewhere. Traffic is to digital marketing like gasoline is to an engine. It’s what makes it go. So it’s not too surprising that web traffic usually comes in at the top of the list for content marketing goals.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2011
    [Digg] 11 Features to Bring Salesforce Chatter to Life
    by Andrew Sinclair | Tweet this. Salesforce.com’s slick demos show how users can seamlessly collaborate through it’s micro-blogging system Chatter. At At its core, Chatter is about creating news feeds from people and recording updates. These news feeds let users stay informed, collaborate, and act on real time information. Behind Share email.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2010
    [Digg] Social media and the big conversation “fail”
    Digg this! I am feeling sad and a bit ashamed of myself. Something happened — a wake-up call about this notion of social media “community&# and “conversation.&# It’s making me pause and reflect on what we’re really all about here on the social web. What I’m about. would have heard the coughing. Seriously.
  • SAZBEAN  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014
    [Digg] Five Free Tools for Startups to Measure Impact of Online Videos
    That includes Facebook likes, Facebook shares, Facebook comments, tweets, Google+ 1s, Diggs, Pins, LinkedIn shares, Delicious bookmark, StumbleUpon counts, and Reddit bookmarks. Video camera in action. Most of these tools are very costly (but worth the price!), but are an investment you don’t really need yet. Analytics Content
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2011
    [Digg] 7 Signs You’re A Social Media Diva
    Social Media Equity. I am really so very grateful for every tweet, like, comment, digg, stumble and visit. You know you’ve seen it. Like rock stars, actors, or sports stars, chillin’ in the VIP section of that exclusive club, getting comp’d bottles of the priciest vodka and champagne. You know they exist. Read and enjoy –.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2011
    [Digg] The Art of the Customer Testimonial
    by Joe Chernov | Tweet this. If you are reading this blog then you already know how important customer testimonials are.  But video testimonials are even better.  I am prone to saying, “People trust people more than people trust companies.”  We have created and published a number of video testimonials that we feel achieve this goal.  Share email.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  MONDAY, JULY 25, 2011
    [Digg] Eloqua Goes Titanium
    Dreamforce is also a front row seat from which to view Chairman & CEO Marc Benioff’s vision for the future of the cloud with social, mobile and open. Note to those who attended his keynote last year: where was he hiding that iPad?). Because it’s such an epic event, Eloqua is thrilled to have upped our involvement in 2011.  Share email. Facebook.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  SUNDAY, JULY 10, 2011
    [Digg] [Chart] Would Rebecca Black Make A Good Marketer?
    by Joel Rothman | Tweet this When’s the best day of the week to send out email? Well, if the 30 million hits Rebecca Black has earned on YouTube is any indication, you might think you “gotta get down on Friday.&#. But we crunched the numbers on 1.5 The emails that appear to get the most interest? Share email. Facebook. LinkedIn. Reddit.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2010
    [Digg] How to become a Google whore
    Digg this! This week I wrote about my struggles to balance the time needed for SEO with the organic attention I might get through the social web. Through the encouragement of others, I’ve decided I need to get on board with SEO and aggressively populate my posts with key words to drive hoards of people to my blog. Post on Google Buzz.
  • CLIENT BRIDGE  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2011
    [Digg] Pushing All Your Buttons
    Free Social Buttons is a simple, useful website that collects the best social media icons for use in websites and blogs. Buttons include: Facebook. Twitter. Delicious. StumbleUpon. RSS Feed. YouTube. MySpace. LinkedIn.
  • FEARLESS COMPETITOR  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012
    [Digg] Purchases are fun, but…….they don’t move the business needle
    Share the blog post on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Google+, Digg, Delicious, StumbleUpon, etc. We enjoy buying things, like cars, golf clubs, iPads, and vacations.  I do too. Problem is, just spending money does not move the business needle. Sales lead generation takes a lot more. Buying a sports car does not make you a great driver.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2011
    [Digg] Should I Open A New Social Channel? 5 Questions To Ask Yourself
    Digg : Delve into this library of articles on almost every topic. General info sharing sites like StumbleUpon and Digg cover a wide variety of topics and that includes user profiles as well. Do Beyond the old (can we really say that?  Facebook, has only been around for seven years, after all!) Build credibility within your industry? 
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2011
    [Digg] Content Marketing Tips: Get Your Stories Straight
    Digg this! Good content marketing requires good storytelling. Fortunately, the human brain is a story-creating machine. In our lives, we take whatever happens and impose logic and chronology upon it. Consider these common phrases: Everything happens for a reason. One door closes and another one opens. More will be revealed. Tweet This!
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2011
    [Digg] Are Your Content Readers Thinkers or Feelers?
    Digg this! Have you ever read an e-newsletter or blog post and got a feeling of disappointment? Maybe it was just too subjective, airy-fairy and touchy-feely? If so, then you may be like me, a thought-processing person who wants facts and data when reading content online, an e-newsletter or blog post. Both process information carefully.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, MAY 9, 2011
    [Digg] A Tale of Two Websites: Good/Bad Content
    Digg this! How do you sell something that people don’t know they want or need? Or, maybe they know they need it, but don’t want to admit it? And how do you do that through your online content ? What you write on your site has to be compelling. These two sites were both from successful business coaches. He’s not a psychologist.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2011
    [Digg] The Real Truth About Mexico
    Digg this! At the time of publishing my last post about the dangers of living in Mexico , the drug wars and gun laws, I had no idea if such thoughts interest my readers. I’m experimenting with personal stories as part of content marketing strategies for professionals using blogs and online content. Crime in Mexico. Blog this on Blogger.
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