• KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  THURSDAY, JULY 24, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 8 Social Media Tools to Get Your Content Buzzing Across Networks
    Thankfully, there are numerous social media tools available to simplify this process and allow content marketers to craft a well-thought-out and targeted approach to audience identification and social promotion. Let’s take a look at some of the tools (and steps) we find valuable to this process: Finding Influencers by Topic. BuzzSumo.
  • WRITTENT  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 23, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 9 Pillars for a Killer Content Marketing Strategy
    Promoting your content on social sites like Twitter can make it go viral. To measure content metrics , you can use programs like Google Analytics. Use online tools to see what competitors are up to. 'Image source. Would you like to generate more leads, sales, and business? Two words: content marketing. Be Consistent.
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 23, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 12 Best Slideshares of 2014 (So Far)
    40 Tools in 20 Minutes: Hacking your Marketing Career from Eric Leist   (PS – I’m a big fan of growth hacker marketing.). Let me know what you think n the comments below and please follow me on  Twitter ,  LinkedIn ,  Facebook  or  Google+  and Subscribe  to the  B2B Marketing Insider  Blog for regular updates.
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2014
    [Google, Tools] B2B Content Marketing: Do More Than Reinvent the Wheel
    But, with my Twitter feed inundated with these types of advice columns, I’ve started asking myself: Why do I keep reading about what content marketing strategies have worked well for other people? ll admit, I’m a sucker for any blog title that begins with the words “How-to” or “Tutorial.” Period. Long-Form Content. Sort of. It’s frustrating!
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 23 Outstanding Social PR Guides
    The audiences, topics, tools, and tactics employed in PR have evolved. How to Find Niche Influencers in Google+, Twitter and the World at Large by Bruce Clay Blog. Are they on Google+? ”) and using tools like FollowerWonk to analyze the key influencers on your key influencers. Image credit: PRNews.
  • HUBSPOT  |  SUNDAY, JULY 20, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Don't Miss Out! Catch Up on This Week's Most Shared Content
    This post provides a short answer to this question, identifying a few ways marketers can improve their off-page SEO while also adhering to Google’s guidelines. New Twitter Dashboard Lets You Measure Performance of Organic Tweets. 'Another summer week just came to a close. Can you believe it? Tweet. Tweet. It sure is interesting.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Rand Fishkin Discusses the Future of SEO & Inbound Marketing
    If Google''s algorithm factors were clear-cut and transparent, everyone would invest more in SEO and there would be far more competition to rank in the top SERPs, not to mention making it harder for the cream to rise to the top. 'You likely know Rand Fishkin as the cofounder of Moz. Top 10 Insights from Rand Fishkin''s Inbound.org AMA.
  • SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 4 Steps to Content Curation for Inside Sales Reps
    The easiest place to start is typically with a search engine like Google or Yahoo. It is also helpful at this stage to setup Google Alerts for your topics/keywords to make sure you catch any important content sources you did not find in your initial search. This is essentially what separates us from the rest of the sales community.
  • WRITTENT  |  TUESDAY, JULY 15, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 6 Principles of Persuasion for an Amazing Copy
    Don’t ever use these pillars to make false promises, but as a tool for enhancing your conversion copywriting. thought leader is partially valued by the size of their following, and you probably check out Google local reviews before heading to a restaurant. It’s why we flock to thought leaders’ blogs and Twitter feeds. campaign.
  • NUSPARK  |  SUNDAY, JULY 13, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Today’s Rules for Guest Blogging- How to Find Opportunities with Outreach Tools
    Let’s look at some ways you can uncover guest blogging opportunities and a few online outreach tools to help focus your search. Using Google, search for them by name and determine if they have a blog that might be a good fit. Expanding Your Search: Using Outreach Tools. Using the same criteria, try searching Twitter.
  • EARNEST ABOUT B2B  |  FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2014
    [Google, Tools] The lay of the land – benchmarking the B2B landscape
    We need to get better at this, but thankfully it’s easier than ever to measure the performance of our tactics with great platforms like HubSpot and free analytics tools from Google and Twitter. 'The importance of benchmarks and the art of navigation. Fast forward to 2014 and the wonderful world of B2B marketing.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Your Ultimate To-Do List for Your First 100 Days as an Inbound Marketer
    There are some helpful tools out there that will help you choose the right keywords -- in general, good keywords are popular industry terms that your buyer personas are searching for that don''t have too much competition. Using HubSpot, you can easily find this in the Keywords tool -- just select a keyword to see your listing position.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, JULY 8, 2014
    [Google, Tools] No Photoshop? No Problem: 10 Visual Content Tools for Beginners
    The reason why we often get bogged down in it all is because often, we don''t know how to use the tools at our disposal to get high-quality designs. Below are 10 design tools even the most design-phobic marketers can use to create gorgeous visual content. 7) Google Fonts. Skitch might be one of my favorite design tools ever.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, JULY 8, 2014
    [Google, Tools] How to be a Google+ success
    'It just occurred to me, after spending a week deep-diving into Google+ , that Plus is not a social network — or even a social layer — it’s a global reboot of the message board. There are cooler, smarter, funnier people on Google+ than we have in our own lives now. Google Plus is a Forum and Not a Social Network.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  MONDAY, JULY 7, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 20 Expert LinkedIn Guides
    'LinkedIn has made dramatic changes to its platform over the past 18 months, making what was a rather plain but effective business networking tool into a content-rich, visually dynamic, more interactive professionally-focused social network. Guides to Using LinkedIn for Career or Networking. Making LinkedIn Work for You by NoddlePlace. links.”
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  TUESDAY, JULY 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 26 Google Webmaster Tools Videos Addressing Common B2B Link Building Questions
    In addition to healthy dose of Matt Cutts (Head of Google’s Webspam Team), these videos cover common questions, link building tactics, and the impact of link building schemes and questionable behavior. Why Do Paid Links Violate Google’s Guidelines While Other Ads Don’t? Common B2B Link Building Questions. Guess what?
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, JULY 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Google+ on its Third Birthday
    'I have been covering Google Plus since its inception three years ago. It feels to me like a very rich, very opinionated Google has decided what the right way to do social media is and they’re going to implement this utopian vision whether or not anyone else is interested in joining — or attending — their Church of Plus.
  • MODERN B2B MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, JULY 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] The 4 Things Digital Marketers are Missing
    Offline” marketing like TV and radio ads are likely to spark activity online (say Twitter, Facebook and Google+) which means that a well-executed radio ad could have a significant, if indirect, impact on your SEO. Want a simple rule to separate valuable tools from flashes in the pan? ROI-Driven Metrics. Behavior-Based Marketing.
  • TRADESMEN INSIGHTS  |  TUESDAY, JULY 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Manufacturers: Help Your Contractors Have Online Success
    With over 56,000 likes on Facebook and more than 14,200 followers on Twitter, HomeAdvisor is one of the most popular websites for home service professionals. CraftJack is a very versatile web tool which allows you to do a lot more than just get listed in a search directory. 'Many contractors have trouble navigating the digital scene.
  • THE NEW STRATEGIST  |  SATURDAY, JUNE 28, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Onward, to Total Immersion!
    You had to be present, and your presence had to be awesome enough to hit page 1 of Google’s results. Your blog, YouTube channel, LinkedIn presence, Facebook page, Twitter feed, etc, are all now weighed and measured against everyone else’s, and your relevance is calculated by factors out of your control. wonder. Period.
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Ann Handley and Atri Chatteree Talk: Content Marketing for Small Teams, Part 1
    which is an interactive tool that anybody can use. And there are various tools that you can use to identify who your influencers are in your particular industry. Little Bird is another tool that I’ve used in the past to connect with influencers in various industries. You could use a tool to curate, like Curata for example.
  • ENGAGE  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 26, 2014
    [Google, Tools] How to Craft Print Vs. Online Headlines
    When writing for print, editors have access to a full complement of tools and devices, including puns, plays on words, catchphrases and more—all paired with images and creative typefaces and fonts to get the point across. Twitter links are briefer than that.  . 'What makes a good headline? If not, write another one.
  • PAUL GILLIN  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 26, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Skepticism on Gallup’s Gloomy Social Media Assessment
    The summary specifically mentions the influence of “social media institutions such as Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and Twitter,” and also refers to “social media campaigns.” Most people probably think of Facebook or Twitter, but not of blogs, customer review sites, video and other tools that also come under the social media umbrella.
  • HINGE MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Are You Reaching Your A/E/C Lead Generation Potential?
    'Many A/E/C firms appreciate that their website is an important marketing tool. Simple—a new client uses a search engine (like Google) to search for a term, and your blog post on the same topic pops up. Blogs give your website greater influence with Google, meaning that you will rank higher on search findings.
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 10 Tips to Master the Art of Writing Micro-Copy for Social
    Although there are tools out there like Buffer and HootSuite that allow you to syndicate a single post to multiple networks at the same time, I don’t recommend it. It’s more effective to craft a post and tweak it to fit each social network, then use a tool to schedule each version. Google+ also supports the +mention. Period.
  • LEADERSHIP  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 24, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Interesting Infographics: Top Social Media Questions that Marketers Want Answered
    In terms of the actual tactics planned: - 61% plan to increase their Google+ activities. It is also interesting that Twitter was not mentioned even though in other studies we have seen Twitter tends to be one of the top platforms preferred by marketers. 4) What are the best social management tools? Facebook? LinkedIn?
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 24, 2014
    [Google, Tools] How to use Power Editor to Ignite your Facebook Marketing
    What I discovered was that Dunkin Donuts is using a tool called Power Editor … and it’s not just for big companies. I This tool is FREE. All you need is patience, a budget, and Google Chrome to access this tool. Step One: Download or Use Google Chrome to access the program. This tool is FREE.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 24, 2014
    [Google, Tools] How to Take Vacation Without Sabotaging Your Sales Team
    If you have the right inbound strategy and tools in place , you can have your cake and eat it too when it comes to vacation time. After all, Google doesn''t take holidays! If you don''t have HubSpot, most email marketing tools will have this functionality in place for you to take advantage of as well. The results were instant.".
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  MONDAY, JUNE 23, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Optimize Your Content for Inbound Marketing: Part 2
    '“The best place to hide a dead body is Page 2 of Google’s search results.”. Do not break, circumvent, or otherwise “game” Google’s rules. Because sooner or later, Google will put a hurtin’ on your website. Being unaware of Google’s dos and don’ts is no excuse for tripping an algorithm. First Things First: A Recap.
  • IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE  |  MONDAY, JUNE 23, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 2 Key Tips To Help Rethink Your Marketing Analytics
    Oracle Marketing Cloud is hosting monthly twitter chats where you can ask Oracle experts and Topliners the things you have always wanted to know. During the last #Eloquestions Twitter chat we fielding your questions about Oracle Marketing Cloud’s fourth tenet of Modern Marketing, “Analytics.” " 2.
  • WRITTENT  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 20, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Maximize Blog Traffic with Top 27 SEO Plugins
    In my last post, I touched on how using these 27 must use SEO tools can deliver incredible content marketing results, and they really can – I hope you found the post useful. Note that while I use many of these tools personally and have tested them all, some may not be compatible with your website, theme, version, or browser. Squirrly.
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 3 Things Your Social Media Team Should Know About SEO
    Recent Google+ posts show up in a branded search] . Google+ is now responsible for local data and that data is being pulled into search results. Bing is personalizing search with Facebook and Google is personalizing search with Google+ (I’m just gonna go ahead and group Gmail, Youtube, Authorship, etc. Connections.
  • VOICE-BASED MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 4 Times You’re Going to Wish You Had a Phone Number on Your Website
    43 percent of e-commerce transactions that begin with a web search end in a phone call, after all, and 61 percent of mobile searches result in a phone call (Google), so it’s undeniable that customers are reaching out to your business. and They Have 4,000 Followers on Twitter. We have a contact us box!” some will squawk. Call Tracking
  • VOICE-BASED MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 4 Times You’re Going to Wish You Had a Phone Number on Your Website
    43 percent of e-commerce transactions that begin with a web search end in a phone call, after all, and 61 percent of mobile searches result in a phone call (Google), so it’s undeniable that customers are reaching out to your business. and They Have 4,000 Followers on Twitter. We have a contact us box!” some will squawk. Call Tracking
  • VOICE-BASED MARKETING  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 4 Times You’re Going to Wish You Had a Phone Number on Your Website
    43 percent of e-commerce transactions that begin with a web search end in a phone call, after all, and 61 percent of mobile searches result in a phone call (Google), so it’s undeniable that customers are reaching out to your business. and They Have 4,000 Followers on Twitter. We have a contact us box!” some will squawk.
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 60 Marketing Acronyms Every Industry Pro Should Know
    Examples: Salesforce.com, Google. famous tool for sales reps and sales leaders to help them determine whether their prospects have the budget, authority, need, and right timeline to buy what they sell. Some systems also incorporate feeds from social media such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and others. GA: Google Analytics.
  • SYNECORE  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Why is SoLoMo Beneficial for Business?
    The social platform where marketers typically spend the most is Facebook, at 54 percent ; however, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google+, and Twitter are also popular options. 'As a local business, you may have come across the term SoLoMo. Think Local. That number is only going to continue to rise! Spend on Mobile. Follow @deannabaisden.
  • SYNECORE  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 18, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Businesses: It's Time to Get Social, Think Local, & Spend on Mobile
    The social platform where marketers typically spend the most is Facebook, at 54 percent ; however, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google+, and Twitter are also popular options. 'As a local business, you may have come across the term SoLoMo. Think Local. That number is only going to continue to rise! Spend on Mobile. Follow @deannabaisden.
  • WRITTENT  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 15 Blog Design Hacks to Maximize Social Sharing
    Encourage Multiple Networks… Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ are no doubt the big 3 of social networking, but that doesn’t mean they are the only networks that should have share buttons in your blog design. Twitter’s awesome embed feature allows you to embed a tweet into a blog post quickly and easily.
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 3 Steps to Blow Your Visitor’s Mind with Content Marketing
    There’s an unbelievable amount of content being posted to the web: 216,000 photos shared on Instagram, 278,000 tweets posted, 72 hours of video uploaded to YouTube, and 2 million Google searches performed every minute. Instead, we changed our primary offer completely, to a free tool. And there’s a lot of noise! Ready for it?
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 13, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Choose the Right Social Networks to Boost Your Business
    You can easily search for your brand name on Twitter (“My Brand”), search mentions (@MyBrand), and hashtags (#MyBrand). And it’s owned by Google, so you can’t discount that when you take SEO into consideration. They cross-post the videos to Twitter for maximum reach. Rolling commentary and news: Twitter. hear you.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 10 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Google+
    My name is Ray, and I’m a Google+ addict. Google+ is the place for me … and maybe for you too. You can follow whoever you want on Google+ as a personal profile and a Business Page. Google has a high stake in getting you hooked on “plus”. The more successful you are, the more money you can spend on Google Ads.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 10, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Successful SNS’s should be modeled on the college campus
    Facebook , Google +, reddit, and even Twitter does a beautiful job of doing this, incidentally, allowing both the big tent generalist socialization and connection while also really being able to break into departments, clubs, and little hidy-holes where you can enjoy an ad hoc get together with friends and co-conspirators. Sui generis.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 6, 2014
    [Google, Tools] How to Create Social Sharing Links in Under 5 Minutes [Quick Tip]
    The Share Link Generator is an awesome free tool on the web that helps you create social sharing links for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, and Pinterest quickly and easily. The Share Link Generator lets you post to Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and Pinterest. For Google+, all you need is a URL.
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 6, 2014
    [Google, Tools] SEO Questions from the Fact & Fiction Webinar
    And if you’d like to test your page load speed, try Pingdom , a free tool I’m happy to recommend. The first step in evaluating your backlinks is to use a mixture of automated tools and the manual eyeball test to review ALL of your links. heard that Google+ is going away. Google+ can be a great platform to use.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 4, 2014
    [Google, Tools] A Go-To Guide to Screwing Up Your Landing Pages
    Fast page load times means better user experience and it helps your Google search ranking. Social following icons (different from social sharing icons) are buttons that send visitors to your company''s Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Pinterest pages. Or a checklist of tools they need to change their oil? It''s long and wordy.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 4, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Everyone Hates Comment Spam, So Why Are We Drowning In it?
    Only links in comments are often nofollow links , which means there is no SEO benefit, and you might even get penalized by Google if you leave too many similar comments on too many sites, or use a “keyword heavy name” instead of your real name. Find Kerry on  Google+  and  Twitter. Comment spam is bewildering to me.
  • ENGAGE  |  MONDAY, JUNE 2, 2014
    [Google, Tools] This Week in Content: Harnessing Big Data, Creating Reactive Content, Corporate Marketing, and More
    The voice of the consumer is today’s most powerful tool for marketers. The rollout of Google’s algorithm update, Panda 4.0 It seems that often the “big brand names” aren’t making the cut when it comes to their Google search-ability. What NPR Learned From Turning Its @NPRNews Twitter Account From A Bot Into A Human.
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  MONDAY, JUNE 2, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Useful Google Analytics: Goals and Attribution Models
    'Google Analytics (GA) is an excellent free tool used to track and measure website traffic and other factors. If used strategically, Google Analytics can provide you a wealth of beneficial knowledge. Attribution Modeling Becerra recommends looking at attribution modeling in Google Analytics. Sign up for the free VR Buzz.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, MAY 30, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 11 Best Practices for More Effective Content Curation
    But don’t be afraid to curate good content across Twitter, your Facebook company page, and your Google+ page at the same time. your tool has a bookmarklet, use it so that you can do one-click curated content from anywhere you happen to be reading. 9) Use team tools to increase contributions. ?Social
  • SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 28, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Obscurity: The Biggest Challenge in Sales
    They’re using a myriad of social networking tools like LinkedIn, Twitter, Google + and so on, to do a significant amount of research. This doesn’t mean that you don’t have to pick up the phone to prospect, it just means that social is going to be another tool you’ll need in your sales tool belt. Ideas are Powerful.
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  TUESDAY, MAY 27, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Algorithm Updates: Common Questions & What You Should Know
    However, with Google updates becoming more mainstream and large businesses drawing media attention when they are hit, more people are aware of, and asking questions about, algorithm updates. According to Moz , “Each year, Google changes its search algorithm around 500–600 times.” Algorithms – Google Inside Search. Me too.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, MAY 27, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 10 Steps to Better Visual Marketing With Canva
    At Canva , we’re trying to change this by making a fast, free, and easy tool service accessible to everyone. Each blog post should include an image so people can pin it on Pinterest, or share it on Facebook or Google+ with a good embeddable image. Tweets from Twitter. Google+ posts. 2) Create your own rich media.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, MAY 27, 2014
    [Google, Tools] How to Hire a Content Strategist
    Even if you aren’t in a position to hire one of the top names, creep their profiles to discover who they follow on Twitter. Generally speaking, the better the blog, the higher the bar for guest writers to clear -- a standard that’s likely to become even more stringent given recent Google comments. Writing is a prerequisite.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, MAY 26, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 8 Simple Tips to Siphon SEO Value From Google+ [SlideShare]
    'This post contains excerpts from our ebook, A Practical Guide to Improving SEO with Google+. After all, where do you find the time to cultivate yet another social community, and why would you do so on Google+ if you’re not entirely sure it’s worth it? Simple Tips for Optimizing Your Google+ Page & Posts to Boost SEO.
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  THURSDAY, MAY 22, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Mobile App Advertising: Staying Affloat in a Sea of Apps
    Mobile application stores from the two big players, Apple and Google, are cluttered with apps from a wide variety of categories. Within the last few weeks, Google , Facebook , and Twitter have announced changes to their advertising platforms that allow companies to  better advertise  their mobile apps. Google AdMob.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 21, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 3 Blog Optimization Experiments You Might Want to Embrace
    With the rise of visually-powered social media like Instagram, Twitter photo cards, Google+, Facebook, and Pinterest, the images associated with your blog posts have taken on extra importance. Here’s how it looks on the blog homepage: 2) Click-to-Tweet Tools. What new blog optimization tools or techniques are you using?
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  THURSDAY, MAY 15, 2014
    [Google, Tools] An Eight-Step Process for Creating Front-Page B2B Industry News
    Aside from creating Google Alerts for keywords and relevant topics, we also make sure to leverage news aggregator applications such as Feedly (this is our replacement to Google Reader). Bonus tip: When possible, set up Google Authorship. Submitting the Site to Google News. How to Submit Your Site to Google News.
  • ENGAGE  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 14, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 11 Best Practices for Social Journalists
    Social journalists (SoJos) are classic journalists with a very important twist—they use the tools of our evolving digital world to connect with and reach their audiences. Google communities. Twitter hashtags. Google alerts. 'Social journalism is a fairly new term. While the term is new, the concept is not. Useful. Social.
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 7 Quick Ways to Curate Industry Content for Your Blog
    This blog post, " How to Do Keyword Research ," will be helpful in understanding how to approach selecting the right Twitter hashtags from which to curate. You''ll also end up inherently identifying some excellent Twitter accounts to follow when you start doing this hashtag curation. 4) Set Up Google Alerts. Blogging
  • B2B MARKETING INSIDER  |  TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Six Steps For Delivering On The New Vision In Marketing
    Tools are not perfect, requiring strong leadership from CMOs. And please follow along on  Twitter ,   LinkedIn ,   Facebook   and   Google+  or   Subscribe  to the  B2B Marketing Insider  Blog for regular updates. Marketers of the future will be revenue drivers and will have greater influence across the business. Strategy
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, MAY 8, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Need More Website Visitors? Get Back to Basics
    You head over to Google and type “patent lawyers Boston MA” into the search bar. It’s not just website pages that can help you attract traffic to your site -- your blog can be one of the most powerful tools you have to get new visitors. Have you ever seen someone asking for advice on Twitter or Facebook?
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  THURSDAY, MAY 8, 2014
    [Google, Tools] A 6-step plan to determine your social media strategy
    How to fix Google+ 3 Twitter best practices that unlock business success. Social Media Strategy Social Media Tools marketing strategy social media social media solutions social media strategy '6 Questions to Lead You to a Social Media Strategy from Mark Schaefer. The problem is, after about four weeks (or less!), Really.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Lurkers are the 99.989% of Social Media
    Amateur radio reminds me of what it was like being a blogger in the late 90s using tools like Greymatter , Zope , and Pyra Labs (pre-Blogger). The Internet has razed the barrier to entry to all of these things and the tools are all cheap. From Producers to Audience; from Hobbyists to Consumers. It’s not like that any more. James.
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  THURSDAY, MAY 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] DMFB Preview: Building Your Online Brand Through Customers
    mentioned this in my last blog pos t, but as Justin Sanger stated at SMX West in March, Google wants to rank the real world, and people talking about companies online is now the real world. Tools like Hootsuite , SproutSocial , and Trackur give you the ability to monitor what’s being said about your business and the industry in general.
  • LEADERSHIP  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Spring Clean Your Top 5 Social Media Channels
    Your company’s LinkedIn profile page should not only be optimized to rank well on Google, but it must also suitably impress potential new connections. Twitter: Most companies that jumped onto the Twitter bandwagon so as not to be left out, scrambled their short descriptions hastily. LinkedIn: See if your profile needs a refresh.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014
    [Google, Tools] You must live tweet live events
    Plus, there’s the excitement of the check-in, be it checking in on Foursquare, Facebook, Google Plus (or even on Foursquare through Instagram, actually). My two smart phones are an Apple iPhone 5 and a Google Nexus 5. What if it’s been cross-posted via Instagram to Flickr, Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, and the lot?
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 31 Expert Guides to Maximizing Online Brand Visibility – WPO
    'Given all of the changes Google has made affecting organic ranking factors (asking webmasters to disavow low-quality links, reducing the value of guest blogging , ignoring links in press releases , etc.),  the practice of SEO—optimizing owned content for search—is no longer sufficient for maximizing a brand’s online visibility.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Brand Management and Social Media Monitoring Hacks for reddit
    'Recently, one of the world’s largest providers of social data – Gnip – was acquired by Twitter. Reddit advertising brand Business business intelligence Clients content Customer customer service Facebook Google internet IT management media recently sales time tools Twitter
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Social Media Marketing Automation Dos and Don’ts
    'If you’ve got your hands full managing the day-to-day operation of your business, sometimes posting on Twitter or Facebook is the last thing on your mind. Using social media automation tools can help you maintain a consistent social media presence without sacrificing the rest of your work. Do: Maintain a consistent voice.
  • HUBSPOT  |  MONDAY, APRIL 21, 2014
    [Google, Tools] How to Be an Efficient & Effective Marketer (Without Losing Your Sanity)
    You''re getting followers on Twitter, but website traffic has dipped. If your website visitors are more high-quality than Twitter followers, refocus your efforts on blogging and content creation. Then share each post on Twitter to drive followers to your site. tool each time you need to log in somewhere. say, GO ALL IN.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  MONDAY, APRIL 21, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 25 social media listening aids to increase your hearing
    The steps are: Define goals, use tools and resources that meet the objective and create a measurement plan to make the listening actionable. There are very effective social media listening and monitoring tools available so there is no reason not to start now. Topsy is a certified Twitter partner. Does your business listen?
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014
    [Google, Tools] A Handy Guide to Optimizing Your Social Media Channels
    One of the major marketing channels we focus on in our new guide, How to Optimize Your Marketing Channels , is social: your company''s collective use of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, and other social networks for driving traffic, generating leads, and -- more generally -- for engaging with your subscribers and followers.
  • BLOG MY CALLS  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 11, 2014
    [Google, Tools] The Friday Marketing RANT: The Google Keyword Gravy Train Screeches to a Halt
    This week reports started surfacing that Google will stop supplying 3rd parties with paid search query data. Some reports indicate that Google will stop supplying PAID search query data. If you recall, Google stopped supplying essentially all organic keyword data last Fall. Why is Google Doing This? That''s a big deal.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 7 Essential Mobile Apps for Marketers
    Here are a few essential mobile apps and tools for my fellow marketers. Google Analytics. The Google Analytics native Android app delivers the quality you’d expect from Google, with an excellent user interface and a good overview of your data. Lead Converter is a powerful tool for any marketer’s arsenal. Toggl.
  • FATHOM  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 8, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Using Social Data to Improve Student Recruitment Online
    Without spending any money, you can set up an ad on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or LinkedIn. You can do this on both Twitter ( Tailored Audiences ) and Facebook ( Custom and Lookalike Audiences ). Countless tools exist to help extract social data, so this process can be easily overwhelming. Which Channels?
  • HUBSPOT  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 8, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Content ROI Is a Myth
    You can also look at the same kind of data from Twitter analytics; you can see clicks on links, retweets, favorites, and replies. They have also recently added more tools to help analyze the performance of your content with a content marketing score and trending topics site. The Indicators of Content Success. The Content ROI Myth.
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 8, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 70 New (Really) Marketing Automation Stats
    ClickZ, Fortune 500 B2B Adoption of Marketing Tools study , Feb 2013). B2B marketers at small and mid-sized companies rate the following content marketing tools as most effective. use Google. Social channels lag far behind, with Facebook and Twitter accounting for less than 0.25% of new customer acquisitions. Not at all.
  • MARKETING ACTION  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 8, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 70 New (Really) Marketing Automation Stats
    ClickZ, Fortune 500 B2B Adoption of Marketing Tools study , Feb 2013). B2B marketers at small and mid-sized companies rate the following content marketing tools as most effective. use Google. Social channels lag far behind, with Facebook and Twitter accounting for less than 0.25% of new customer acquisitions. Not at all.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 8, 2014
    [Google, Tools] How to engage bloggers down the long tail
    Outreach marketing, formerly known as blogger outreach, is a powerful tool with almost zero barrier to entry — just your time and attention. Just for the record, tomorrow’s hash tag is #outreachmarketing and my personal Twitter handle is @chrisabraham — I hope to see you there. It’s free and online so register
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 8, 2014
    [Google, Tools] How to Engage Bloggers Down the Long Tail
    Outreach marketing, formerly known as blogger outreach, is a powerful tool with almost zero barrier to entry — just your time and attention. Just for the record, tomorrow’s hash tag is #outreachmarketing and my personal Twitter handle is @chrisabraham — I hope to see you there. It’s free and online so register
  • HUBSPOT  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 3, 2014
    [Google, Tools] How to Tweet Around the Clock Without Being on Twitter 24/7
    'If you’re a full-time marketer, regardless of your intentions or your desire to grow your Twitter following, you simply have too much on your plate to be tweeting 24/7. But if you’re serious about growing your Twitter presence, it''s imperative that you find a way to tweet multiple times a day, every day. Twitter
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 3, 2014
    [Google, Tools] The Top 20 Places Your Business Needs to Be Listed Online
    Since Internet search is the primary tool to finding businesses today, it’s vital to make sure your business is listed on all applicable online directories. To get you started, here’s a quick guide to the top 20 online directories and links to their sign-up pages: Google Places for Business. Advantages. Bing Places for Business.
  • VIEWPOINT  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 3, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Tweet Less and Talk More
    The Internet is the most powerful, life- and business-changing tool created in generations. Technology provides us with many great tools, but it is the person behind the LinkedIn profile , all the fancy gadgets, and high-tech presentations who actually makes the sale. 'Toss the technology. Relationships rule in sales. That’s our job.
  • B2B MARKETING UNPLUGGED  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Fixing Your Sucky B2B Website Step Two: Be Less Disgusting
    She’s starting to shower again and is giving back to the community — mostly by donating her ex-husband’s books, hockey equipment, tools and Xbox to her church rummage sale. Set up your Google Analytics: It’s free, it’s not difficult and it’ll give your summer student some numbers to play with. Follow me on Twitter @bizmkter.
  • KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] What to Know: SMX West 2014 Takeaways
    It’s no secret that personalized search has become a huge part of Google over the years. Between location, search history, and now Google+, two people are rarely going to see the same results. They are also developing tools like Magic Recs and Discover to provide personalized push notifications and information to individuals.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Social Media is Like Riding a Bike
    The same thing with social media: just because you can use Facebook and follow folks on Twitter doesn’t mean you know how to do social media marketing or be a digital PR professional. Use the best tools you can use. Google is wary of severe SEO front loading, rightfully so. Oh, and purple. Take A Safety Course. No armor.
  • WRITTENT  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 7 Tips for a Rocking Social Media Strategy
    If you’re not on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, or other major platforms, you risk getting left behind. There are a number of tools that can make this easier for you, like SimplyMeasured’s paid reports, or SocialBakers , which offers a paid trial. 'An estimated 88% of brands today are using social media for marketing. Engagement.
  • VERTICAL RESPONSE  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] A Small Biz Guide to Digital Marketing Acronyms
    API: Application Program Interface is a set of rules, protocols or tools for building software applications. Google uses backlinks in their algorithm to determine how search engine results are returned. If you advertise on a site like Google, you’ll pay based on the number of times a visitor clicks on your ad. or Bing.
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Social Media is Like Riding a Bike
    The same thing with social media: just because you can use Facebook and follow folks on Twitter doesn’t mean you know how to do social media marketing or be a digital PR professional. Use the best tools you can use. Google is wary of severe SEO front loading, rightfully so. Oh, and purple. Take A Safety Course. No armor.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Your Real Estate Social Media Strategy is a #Fail. Fix it. Now.
    Social Media for Real Estate Blog Blogging Business company Facebook Google happening marketing media marketing objectives potential real estate Social Media Marketing start strategy time tips tools Twitter video 'Social media has increased consumer expectation. What does your social media marketing say about you? Fix it.
  • HINGE MARKETING  |  FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Webinar Recap: How to Develop a Successful Content Marketing Program
    Nevermind all the changes to the landscape Google has imposed on us all – the fact still remains that search engines love content, good content, and if you optimize your content with well researched and meaningful key words and phrases, leads, the right leads, will find their way to you. On Twitter or LinkedIn? Why the struggle?
  • HINGE MARKETING  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 5 Key Tips CEOs of A/E/C Firms Should Know About B2B Online Marketing
    Actively participating in social media not only increases your visibility throughout multiple networks, but it boosts your online visibility and reputation (benefits previously associated with SEO) through social signals, which Google deems important. On Twitter or LinkedIn? 'First the good news. Email marketing. Social media.
  • HUBSPOT  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Pandas, Penguins, Hummingbirds, Oh My! How to Keep Up With the Latest SEO Trends
    1) Create a stream on Twitter. To get started, create a stream on Twitter of some terms that are relating to SEO. Use terms including "Google algorithm," "Google Panda," "Google Hummingbird," or "Google Penguin." In addition to following SEO terms on Twitter, follow thought leaders who are talking about SEO.
  • WINDMILL NETWORKING  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26, 2014
    [Google, Tools] 6 Tips to Grow Your Instagram Audience Quickly
    Related Stories 5 Tips To Avoid Cheating And Riot At Your Facebook Contest 10 Tools to Help Get More Social Media Traffic Boost Credibility on Social Media with Customer Stories. Instagram Business content customers Email etiquette Events Facebook fans follow followers for your Google media Photo profile profiles reason start tips Twitter
  • INTEGRATED B2B  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Marketing technology and the challenges it brings for B2B
    vocabulary rich in buzzwords won’t get the job done, nor will a whole suite of sophisticated marketing tools that nobody knows how to use properly. Content is more than what gets taken up and disseminated by content marketing firms to boost your Google rank. Focus on the long term. Concentrate on social and mobile marketing.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Six Best Practices for Marketing with White Papers
    documents are called white papers when they are really just extended marketing brochures), properly produced and promoted white papers remain an effective and vital marketing tool—particularly for b2b technology companies. discussions in relevant LinkedIn groups, trending topics on Twitter). Google Trends. Solve a real problem.
  • EARNEST ABOUT B2B  |  MONDAY, MARCH 24, 2014
    [Google, Tools] This is the week that was: Twitter turns 8, behavioural economics and the continual rise of mobile devices. Time to get optimised!
    Twitter turns 8. Last week Twitter celebrated its 8 th birthday and to mark the occasion it launched a tool that allowed you to see what some of the social site’s more famous users posted as their first tweet. Read more about the tool here: [link]. B2B social media Behavioural economics mobile twitter Multi-device
  • EARNEST ABOUT B2B  |  FRIDAY, MARCH 21, 2014
    [Google, Tools] Eight years of top business brands on Twitter and their First Tweets
    'Which businesses were early adopters on Twitter? Today, Twitter is celebrating its 8th birthday. To celebrate, Twitter has created the #firsttweet tool - taking users down memory lane and giving us a chance to see the first piece of wisdom we shared with the world. When did they set up on twitter? Google.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, MARCH 21, 2014
    [Google, Tools] The Essential Cheat Sheet for Social Media Cover Photo Dimensions [+ Pre-Sized Templates]
    And not having enough budget is no longer an excuse either, as improved technology and access to tools and software has made it more and more possible for mere marketing mortals to work on their design chops. Twitter photo tweets. Google+ news feed photo uploads. Twitter Account Cover Photo (1252 x 626 pixels).
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