Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity

And as any blogger can tell you, PR pros understand this, as witnessed by the incredible increase in blogger outreach “pitches&# from corporate PR departments and firms over the past two years. Of course, there’s more to (successful) blogger outreach than just pitching, and there’s more to the new practice of social PR than just blogger outreach. How to Reach Out to Bloggers by Chris Brogan.

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How PR and Social Media Can Work Together

Webbiquity

The social media release is used for blogger outreach. bloggers are overwhelmed with pitches and unlikely to write about the company’s press release, the company uses the press release as a hook and offers to write a (informational, non-promotional) guest post on the topic.

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The State of the Blogosphere 2010

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The State of the Blogosphere 2010 Since 2004, Technorati has published its annual State of the Blogosphere report. This year, the team dove deeper into the blogs with a focus on female bloggers and mobile blogging. Gender Two-thirds of bloggers according to Technorati are male.

Report: Blogs Are An Important Part Of The Marketing Mix

B2B Marketing Insider

And even though bloggers stated feeling that they aren’t treated with the same respect as traditional media representatives, it’s the buyers who had the final say. Demographically bloggers also have higher incomes and education levels than the general population.

50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

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You’ll find the answers to these questions and many more here in 50 of the best Twitter tools, posts, how-to guides and rants of 2010 so far. The A-Z List: How Twitter Can Make You A Better Blogger by Ink Rebels. ** 5 Stars.

Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

Twitter came of age in 2010, growing at a scorching pace —from 75 million users at the beginning of the year to more than 190 million by the end of December. Most bloggers tweet each of their posts only once. Best of 2010: 14 Ways Every Business Should Be Using Twitter by Inkling Media.

Top 56 B2B Marketing Posts for September 2010

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Best of B2B Marketing for September 2010. Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far) - Webbiquity , September 1, 2010 Social media has fundamentally altered the practice of public relations. And as any blogger can tell you, PR pros understand this, as witnessed by the incredible increase in blogger outreach “pitches&# from corporate PR departments and firms over the past two years. B2B Voices , September 1, 2010 Image via CrunchBase.

Best Website Design Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity

33 Beautiful Social Media Icon Sets For Designers And Bloggers by WebDesignBooth. 5 Things That Websites Need in 2010! Website design standards continue to evolve and grow more sophisticated. Tables are out; CSS is in.

Seven Ways to Use Social Media for Business

Webbiquity

Social media provides a more direct path to identifying and building relationships with a variety of voices in your market: analysts, journalists, customers, bloggers and other key influencers.

Top 25 Articles and 8 Topics in B2B Marketing for March 2010

B2B Marketing Zone Posts

March 2010. Great stuff in the world of B2B Marketing for March 2010. We’ve hit a new low: The shittiest social media marketing plan ever - grow - Practical Marketing Solutions , March 10, 2010 A local news and media company is getting into the social media consulting business. Real Examples of Social Media ROI - Customer Experience Matrix , March 19, 2010 Summary: some published examples of “hard&# ROI from social media. March 5, 2010. March 12, 2010.

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The five elements of a perfect blog post

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I had to dig deep on this question and turned to the qualities of my favorite bloggers to find some common themes. There is really only one way to differentiate yourself as a blogger. The best bloggers are real. What do you enjoy about your favorite blogs and bloggers?

Social Media for Busy Business Bloggers

Writing on the Web

The number of social media users age 65 and older grew 100 percent throughout 2010, so that one in four people in that age group are now part of a social networking site.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

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Also, some bloggers (including Ari Herzog and Valeria Maltoni ) don’t favor including tweets as comments, since they are not true “comments.&# All In One SEO Pack Like many bloggers, I utilize the excellent All in One SEO Pack plug-in to optimize posts for search engine rankings.

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Ten ideas for the beginning blogger

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Still, I’ve learned a few lessons that might help if you’re a beginner blogger and I thought I would give you the inside scoop. . If you look around the web, there is so much advice about blogging it’s not funny.

Expert Blogger Shares Secrets to Success: Wit & Wisdom

Marketri

For you reluctant bloggers out there, I wanted to share my recent interview with expert blogger, Mark Goodfield, a tax partner and managing partner of Cunningham LLP in Toronto, Canada. Mark started his blog “ The Blunt Bean Counter ” in September 2010, and in just a few years he has gained incredible recognition as an expert in the financial, business, and tax world. JB: How would you “sell” the reason to blog to a reluctant blogger?

7 Ways to Market to the Subconscious Brain: The Homer Simpson Guide to Content Marketing

Writing on the Web

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Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

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Submissions once a day till Nov 26, 2010 per category Top 5 per category will advance to finalists round Good luck to everyone! 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?

Neuromarketing and How Content Marketing Works

Writing on the Web

Let me know if you have questions… Blog this on Blogger. What are 3 ways to frustrated your reader’s brains? Last week, I presented a speech at the 5th International Customer Media Congress in Haarlem, The Netherlands. Besides sharing what neuromarketing is teaching us about the brain and marketing, there are tips here for most web-based content publications. I hope you enjoy it and learn something. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this!

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Best Content Marketing Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010

Webbiquity

How many times have you heard the expression “content is king?&# That’s the case because, in an increasingly competitive and noisy market, buyers care not so much about what you sell as about what you know , and what you are passionate about.

Book Review: Tales From a Veteran Blogger

Paul Gillin

They include detailed accounts of some of his more notable confrontations, such as a 2004 dustup with the influential Radicati Group and a 2010 challenge to a controversial Gartner report.

Best Web Presence Optimization Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity

He also advises, “many brands will supplement their blogging with Blogger Relations, YouTube videos, Twitter, Facebook, etc…the content created for one outlet, e.g., a YouTube video, ought to be promoted across any other frequently-used channels.

5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : Skype Group Video Calling Comes to Mac November 4, 2010 Erica Swallow View Comments 5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing email share email share Do you like this story?

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5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : 3 Tips for Maximizing Engagement With Facebook “Likes&# and Shares November 4, 2010 Erica Swallow View Comments 5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing email share email share Do you like this story?

What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : Facebook Status Updates Tell the Story of Romance Gone Awry [INFOGRAPHIC] October 28, 2010 Ben Parr View Comments What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing email share email share Do you like this story?

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4 Tips for B2B Marketing on Facebook

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Startups Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : Crowd-Sourced Johnny Cash Video Scores Grammy Nomination May 20, 2010 Leyl Master Black View Comments 4 Tips for B2B Marketing on Facebook email share email share Do you like this story?

What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : 3G Mobile Internet Comes to Mount Everest October 28, 2010 Ben Parr View Comments What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing email share email share Do you like this story?

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3 Business Blogs with Proven ROI from Industrial Companies

Industrial Marketing Today

Rick Short , Indium’s Marketing Communications Director and the chief corporate blogging strategist, manages 73 blogs written by 14 in-house bloggers, all engineers. A business blog is an important and integral component of inbound marketing.

How to use social media for B2B

Chris Koch

For example, the number of RSS subscribers bloggers have, the number of comments to the blog post, the number of page views, etc. Image by HubSpot via Flickr. I want to do something ambitious and I’m hoping you’ll help.

What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

Webbiquity

The company’s built-from-the-ground-up monitoring tools cover more than 50,000 sources, and its database of more than one million journalists, bloggers and media sites are invaluable for connecting with the right writers and performing effective outreach. Until fairly recently, keeping track of your organization’s online presence was relatively easy.

Five Audiences for Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity

Other Industry Influencers: bloggers and other social media influencers don’t have the same motivations as journalists and shouldn’t be approached the same way (a point that an awful lot of PR firms have yet to figure out, judging by most of the pitches I see).

B2B marketers are stumbling in the dark

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Doug Kessler is a founder and Creative Director of B2B marketing agency Velocity and a guest blogger on Econsultancy. Bookmark on Delicious Reader comments (9): Add your own Jason Ball 12:50PM on 1st November 2010 Good points Doug and entirely consistent with my own experiences.In

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The 9 Worst Ways to Use Twitter for Business

Hubspot

Also, find other relevant bloggers in your industry on Twitter and retweet their articles. Give to get; these bloggers may reciprocate and share your content as well. Twitter is a fantastic network for businesses.

The Ultimate Glossary: 101 Social Media Marketing Terms Explained

Hubspot

Blogger - Blogger is a free blogging platform owned by Google that allows individuals and companies to host and publish a blog typically on a subdomain. TypePad - TypePad is a free and paid blogging platform similar to Blogger. On the web today, things change fast.

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The ultimate guide to blogging when you don’t have time to blog

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I humbly submit a few practical ideas to help you become a time-efficient blogger. . The number one issue most bloggers face isn’t time, it’s confidence. The bionic blogger and has set the bar unbelievably high.

B2B Social Media Marketing -- Does It Work?

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Kaila Strong | Dec 6, 2010 | 0 Comments Tweet Arguably, social media marketing for B2B companies is one of the most difficult campaigns to run. Kaila is also the editor of the SEO & Link Building Best Practices Blog and is a frequent industry guest blogger. Article Archives by Kaila Strong Social Syncing: Cross Platform Marketing - Nov 8, 2010 Social Search Commands for Everyday Use - Oct 11, 2010 Search and Social: Are You Missing Out? - 2010 All rights reserved.

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Top Takeaways From Blogwell Philly 2010

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This was my first effort as a “Live-Blogger&# and I hope the speakers feel that I captured their presentations well. Pages About Michael Brenner Appearances Search Based on Traction Theme by The Theme Foundry Copyright © 2010 B2B Marketing Insider.

Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’

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The Techcrunch acquisition dispels those myths 2 days ago « People on the Move in the Social Business Industry: Sept 21, 2010 Upcoming Research Teaser: What do Employers Want in a Corporate Social Media Strategist?

12 of the Best WordPress Guides, Hacks and Plugins of 2010

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8 Effective SEO Techniques Every WordPress Blogger Should Use by BloggingPro. WordPress is no longer just the leading blog platform , but is now the most popular open-source CMS (content management system) as well.

Top 20 CRM Blogs of 2009

B2B Lead Generation Blog

As I read over the list of blogs, I discovered some new ones worth reading along with a number of bloggers I already follow. Forecasting Clouds ranked the top 20 CRM blogs based on their content, readability and frequency of posting. I'm honored to have been included on the list. Here's a partial list of the CRM blogs on their list: PGreenblog and CRM: The Conversation – Paul Greenberg. Beagle Consulting Blog – Denis Pombriant. Brent’s Social CRM Blog - Brent Leary.

B2B social media case studies - 3 you can learn from and why they work

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Sep, 2010 in Uncategorized There’s no shortage of social media case study posts online these days. I also love the way Indium presents its blogs and bloggers on its Web site. They also highlight each blogger with a head shot, bio, link to their blog and contact information.