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Trying GroupHigh for Blogger Outreach Campaigns

Biznology

I am hereby making the jump from humans to robots for all my blogger research. And what was I comparing all of these social CRMs, influencer-identification services, and blogger databases to? What My Clients Have Taught Me about Blogger Outreach (business2community.com).

The bloggers are the victims of bad blogger outreach

Biznology

I just wrote an article , Blogger outreach is earned media PR, isn’t it? wherein I suggested that some bloggers are kinda jerks because they lead any blogger outreach with “here’s my advertising packet.” That said, these bloggers are the victims.

Search Traffic Declining? You’re Not Alone (and What to Do About It)

Webbiquity

If your website traffic from organic search has fallen over the past year, take some small solace in knowing you’re not alone—in fact, you’re in good (if not happy) company. And it’s not only Google. How to Get Your Traffic Back.

17 Realistic Ways to Get More Website Traffic

Act-On

Traffic is to digital marketing like gasoline is to an engine. So it’s not too surprising that web traffic usually comes in at the top of the list for content marketing goals. Trouble is, traffic can be hard to get. Reformat that content into multiple sources of traffic.

24 of the Best Google+ Guides, Tips, Rants and Raves of 2012

Webbiquity

Will Google+ be a “Facebook killer” or just Google’s next failed social network? Then again, the average Facebook user spends nearly seven hours per month on the site—compared to just three minutes for the average Google+user. So what makes Google+ special?

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Google “mobilegeddon” starts today — are you prepared?

Biznology

If your site isn’t mobile-native today, April 21, 2015, you might lose a little under 50% of all of your search traffic. You’re in luck if you’re on the East Coast: Google’s on PST. Google is releasing the mobile friendly update on April 21st. Blogger.

How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data

Webbiquity

Every blogger wants more traffic. So where does blog traffic come from, and how does this change over time? What’s important here isn’t the specific results from this blog, but what those results say about how to get more traffic to your blog.

Google is a lying liar that lies

Biznology

The following list of Google lying liar lies all have exceptions to the rules. And, Google does make examples of bad actors. That’s all Google has and that’s really all you have when it comes to whether or not someone clicks on your content or not.

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Social Media for Busy Business Bloggers

Writing on the Web

Facebook tops Google for weekly traffic in the U.S. If you expect that your business blog is going to skyrocket off the Google charts, then you’re in for a disappointment. Remember, Google indexes content on pages.

How Content Curation Can Drive Traffic

WindMill Networking

Content curation is becoming more popular, particularly with the surge of tools coming into the marketplace due to the demand for sourcing relevant and valuable content to make it easier for businesses and bloggers alike. Over the last 18 months we have seen content curation evolving…perhaps maturing to the point where, in 2015, it will […] Author information Lilach Bullock This monthly Social Media Traffic Generation column is contributed by Lilach Bullock.

34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011

Webbiquity

Google+ (or Google Plus) is many different things, depending on who you ask. It’s the tool Google will use to beat Facebook. It’s Google’s latest attempt at social media, and they finally got it right. Google Plus Tips, Tactics and How-To Guides.

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The Ultimate List of Websites Every Blogger Should Bookmark

Hubspot

All bloggers have a number of websites that they visit every single day. What are some of the best websites that all bloggers should add to their bookmark bar? 22 Websites Every Blogger Should Bookmark. Google AdWords' Keyword Planner. Google Trends.

4 Tips to Prepare for Google's Ever-Changing SEO Strategy

Synecore

In 2013, we not only saw updates to two of the most significant Google algorithms — Panda and Penguin — but also the release of Hummingbird, all of which affect SEO efforts to a great extent. However, in Google''s new content-focused search paradigm, it is falling out of favor, and quickly.

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Maximize Blog Traffic with Top 27 SEO Plugins

Writtent

Want to maximize your blog traffic? Today, I list 27 of the best search engine optimization plugins available for those looking to get more traffic to their blogs. There is also a Premium version, which includes support and Google Webmaster integration. Google XML Sitemaps.

High Quality Content Sites Is What Google Wants

Writing on the Web

There’s been an important update to the way Google runs their search algorithms , designed to weed out the number of junk content farms. Here’s an excerpt from Website Magazine , an article from Mike Phillips that constitues good search marketing advice: From the Official Google Blog : “ Many of the changes we make are so subtle that very few people notice them. Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Google Bookmarks. Post on Google Buzz.

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Blog Like Perez Hilton: 10 Ways to Bring Traffic to Your Blog

Writing on the Web

Of course, being a winning blogger is more than just creating good content. Here are ten ways to increase traffic flow to your blog: Put your blog in your email signature. Share your posts on Facebook , Twitter , Google +, and the many other popular Internet gathering places.

Lead your customers to your best online content: here’s how

Biznology

Google likes this, and will punish you if you simply try to game the system with the former strategy. These will, of course, take visitors to sites other than yours, but linking to credible, well-respected content will not only make Google happy, but it will also strengthen your content.

How to Prepare for Google’s New ‘Author Rank’

Vertical Response

Right around the same time that Google+ was introduced in June 2011, Google formally announced the Google authorship program , where authors could link their content to a Google+ profile and identify it to Google in search rankings.

The Top 3 Sources of Blog Traffic that are NOT on Social Media

Marketri

In other words, they’re Google for blogs, and they help users find the best blogs in a category by ranking search results according to size, relevance, or quality. B2B Blog B2B Marketing Blog Traffic Blogging Blogging Best Practices Inbound Marketing Marketri Blogging

The 5 Best Ways to Use Social Media to Drive Traffic to Your Website

WindMill Networking

Do you know the 5 best ways to effectively use social media to drive traffic to your website? Today competition for traffic is fierce. Every day new bloggers join the flow of information competing to be found. TOPIC: Use Social Media to Drive Traffic to Your Website.

114+ Copywriting Formulas to Get Traffic & Leads

Writtent

Example: 3 Most Common Mistakes Beginning Bloggers Make. Example: 5 Best Ways to Increase Your Blog Traffic. Example: Here is a Method That is Helping Bloggers Write Better Openings. Example: 7 Out of 10 Bloggers Don’t Research Keywords. Example: So you’re a blogger?

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How To Analyze and Grow Website Visits

Webbiquity

If your responsibilities including managing and optimizing website results for a small to midsized organization, chances are you’re using Google Analytics to track website traffic. Google Analytics is used on more than half of all websites. Referral Traffic.

Want More Web Traffic? How I Used the 'Skyscraper Technique' to Drive 70K+ Page Views

Hubspot

Designed to help you create content that actually drives traffic, this method has helped me earn over 70,000 page views from just one post. Google has likely already indexed the existing resource well. Finding it increasingly difficult to capture the attention of your target audience?

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Blog Wars: WordPress, Blogger, Tumblr – Which Platform Rules?

Vertical Response

In a smackdown of sorts, I’ve laid out the pros and cons of 3 major blog contenders: WordPress , Blogger and Tumblr. The tool is compatible with Blogger, Blogroll, TypePad, Posterous, LiveJournal and more. BLOGGER – established 1999. Google Analytics!

Earned-media micro-influencer marketing master class

Biznology

Blogger outreach tends to focus on only identifying and engaging top-25 influential bloggers. We collect every blogger who has ever had a thematic interest in our customers. Drive sales, traffic, membership? Google Search is the best tool to get a feel.

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Are Complaints the Biggest Social Media Traffic Drivers?

WindMill Networking

So let’s talk about the dark side of social media traffic I work with Brands as well as small businesses to help them create and implement the right social media strategy for their business. It’s not just bloggers that complain, it’s irate customers.

The Business Blogger's Ultimate Guide to Mastering Lead Generation

Hubspot

3) Top Nav/Sidebar/Footer Links to Landing Pages: You can also leverage any links in your top navigation, sidebar, or your blog's footer to send direct blog traffic to landing pages. Most businesses will find that their blog tends to attract a lot of new traffic to their website.

Content Promotion Strategy: 23 Proven Ways to Explode Website Traffic

Writtent

Due to the increasing weight of social signals in SEO rankings, social distribution can even be a precursor to gaining the search rankings you need for organic traffic. LinkedIn Groups and Google+ Communities can be a powerful tool for highly targeted content promotion.

The Google + Impact

Modern B2B Marketing

by Dayna Rothman I am excited to introduce our guest blogger Phil Corbett. It’s no secret that Google is doing everything it can to encourage individuals and brands to sign on to Google+. Not logged into a Google+ account? Google+ is Measurable.

Why Google Doesn’t Like Your Flat Website

B2B Marketing Traction

Google can distinguish if content is copied from other sites or very similar to content on other sites – aka boring. Or, have you been poaching topics and concepts from other bloggers? We marketers love tracking website traffic and our offline marketing.

Connect Your Blog to Facebook Automatically

Writing on the Web

Automatically linking your blog posts to Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin can get you some great publicity and traffic but it can be challenging to figure out how to make it all work. Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Google Bookmarks. Post on Google Buzz.

Google Authorship: Are Top Social Media Influencers Using It?

WindMill Networking

Google Author Rich Snippet Search Result. As excited as I have been about the rise of Google Plus, I’ve been even more pumped about a Google feature intimately tied in to Google’s social network: Google Authorship. Why Low Adoption of Google Authorship?

How to REALLY Increase B2B Blog Traffic

delicious b2bmarketing

You also need traffic. If the saying, “Content is king” is true, then traffic is queen. Great content and consistent traffic are the backbone for creating a viable blog. Explode Your B2B Blog Traffic Our blog had been averaging about 150 visitors per week since June.

How the Long Tail AdWords Approach Works for Blogger Outreach

Biznology

Last week, I explained how to succeed with B-list bloggers, but maybe some of you aren’t convinced. So, this week, I want to draw an analogy to successful Google AdWords approaches so that you can see how to apply that same technique to blogger outreach. When it comes to reaching out to bloggers online, there’s a lot you can learn from Google AdWords. Long-tail blogger outreach is like long-tail Google AdWords advertising.

10 Free Tools Every Business Blogger Should Bookmark

Hubspot

As a business blogger , most of the tools you need to do your job live right up there in your noggin. Here are 10 free tools that will make you a better business blogger , and how to use them. 10 Free Tools Business Bloggers Should Bookmark. 3) Google Keyword Tool.

Proven Tactics to Increase Blog Traffic

The Effective Marketer

Penn and his newsletter I read this amazing post by SEOmoz on “ 21 Tactics to Increase Blog Traffic “ It not only validates some of my personal beliefs but also gave me additional tactics to apply to my own blog as well as companies I work with. Use Twitter, Facebook and Google+ to Share Your Posts & Find New Connections. Uncover the Links of Your Fellow Bloggers (and Nab ‘em!). Your Checklist for Increasing Blog Traffic.

Simplicity is the Best Policy: 6 Essentials for the Successful Blogger

Writtent

What made Google’s search engine so revolutionary was it’s ability to rank sites in pseudo popularity contest rather than word matching. It may seem counterintuitive, but reaching out to other bloggers with the promise of supporting each other is a guaranteed way of gaining readers.