• WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2014
    [Blogger, Ning] Your Business Blog Sweet Spot: How to Find It and Keep It
    In previous posts I shared how storytelling and personalization are key to creating a blog with personality, and that the biggest mistake business bloggers make is ego-centric blog posts. Neuromarketing blog and Neuromarketing social networking site on Ning. How to Find It and Keep It" width="315" height="205" title="Your Business Blog Sweet Spot: How to Find It and Keep It" /> Have you found your business blog sweet spot?
  • BIZNOLOGY  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2012
    [Blogger, Ning] The best online reputation defense is a good offense
    The social media lunatics have taken over the Internet asylum and unless your very own personal voice, face, story, narrative, history, resume, wins, and losses are fed into the Googlesphere, you’re vulnerable to whatever anyone cares to say about you, no matter who. There is no armor available to protect you besides the active armor that is your own version of yourself online in the form of your biography, personal history, history, and content, content and more content.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] What Are Your Target Audience’s 5 Top Web Sites?
    Neuromarketing blog and Neuromarketing social networking site on Ning. I feed information to them every day and respond to requests, even when I’m not actively marketing in person. Blog this on Blogger. If you want to create content that engages readers, you have to know their online habits and interests. Yet how many of us scramble to post on a blog or upload a video to YouTube without taking time to survey our target audience ?
  • B2B MARKETING ZONE POSTS  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Top 47 B2B Marketing Posts - Hot Topics Ning and Facebook - July 2010
    12 Ways to Leverage Your LinkedIn Profile for a B2B Company - Social Media B2B , July 29, 2010 LinkedIn is considered by many to be the professional social network, but since it is based around people and their individual profiles, many don’t realize the benefit their B2B company can get with a well-crafted, active personal profile. But where can a conscientious business blogger find free, legal images to use on their blog? Many beginning bloggers turn to the image search in Google.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, JULY 29, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] How to Make Social Proof Work Online
    Research studies show that some ratings and reviews will influence more than others: This report is taken from Dr. Susan Weinschenk’s book Neuro Web Design: What Makes Them Click : We are most influenced when we know the person and the person is telling a story. But quite often, it’s unlikely we will actually know a person doing an online review, unless they are a well-known author or respected expert in the field. Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Online Persuasion: What Do Clients Say?
    If a photo of the person accompanied the travel recommendation, the selection increased to 20 percent. Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. How are you using client recommendations in your online content marketing ? Do you add them as an afterthought? Maybe you just collect them and put them on a separate page for testimonials? Or are they a major part of your content creation strategies? Recommendations, testimonials and client stories are a powerful persuasion tactic.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JULY 27, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Content Marketing Results: 18 Ways to NOT Get Blog Traffic
    Content : Too broad and general, need to hone it down to specifics, need to personalize it. Outreach: Often bloggers aren’t using social media connections to feed their blog posts automatically. Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. Blog Content: Are you personal… or all business? What do you need to know about about the way people read online to make your content marketing efforts pay off?
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  MONDAY, JULY 26, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] 19 New Featured Sources on the B2B Marketing Zone
    The B2B Marketing Zone has really taken off over the past few months with the recent addition of numerous great bloggers. the BMZ) was officially launched a year ago as the first content aggregation hub for leading business-to-business bloggers. Writing on the Web ( Ning Advertorial Business Blogging Online Marketing Linkedin Landing Page ). B2B Internet Marketing Strategies ( Amazon Viral Marketing Plan Aggregator Pricing Examples Strategy Personalization Measure Ads ).
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, JULY 26, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Blog Marketing: How Readers Find Your Business
    Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. Blog Content: Are you personal… or all business? What’s your favorite excuse for not blogging for your business? Here are some that I hear: “I don’t have time to blog.&#. “My clients aren’t surfing the Web reading blogs.&#. “Oh, that means I’ve got to write about my business every week?&#.
  • HUBSPOT  |  FRIDAY, JULY 23, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Checklist: How to Start a Business Blog
    You need to think about the type of person, on average, who you want to attract to your blog. Bloggers – Who is writing? Social Media – This seems like it should be common sense by now, but many bloggers still seem to miss out on this one. You also want to build a following on your networks, whether it be your own Ning network or Twitter. Excellent content leaves the reader with something new that they didn’t have before.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 21, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Attractive Content: Speak to the brains
    Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. Blog Content: Are you personal… or all business? How do you write content that attracts readers to your products and services? I read somewhere that most of what goes into our brains never reaches our conscious mind: Our five senses are processing 11 million pieces of info per second. Of these only 40 enter our conscious awareness. Which means our subconscious mind does a terrific job of filtering what we need to pay attention to.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Top 100 Women Creating Online Income Streams
    Clear strong personal brand. Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. Thank you Milana Leshinsky. You’ve been an inspiration to me for the last few years. And now this comes as a special honor, to be included on your list of Top 100 Multiple Income Streams Women.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, JULY 15, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Content Marketing Ideas: Rethinking Blogging
    So it doesn’t matter if you’re using a traditional website platform or WordPress, or even Blogger (well, why not?), Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. Blog Content: Are you personal… or all business? There was a time I was in love with blogging … I had already been in the business of content marketing for 5 years on the Web, using an old-fashioned website platform. In 2004, I started blogging.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 14, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Blog Checklist: 10 Items BEFORE You Publish…
    Many bloggers concentrate so much on writing quality content that they ignore the final steps, such as checking for common grammar errors (there/their; hear/here; your/you’re). Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. Blog Content: Are you personal… or all business? What is a good checklist before you publish on your blog? I’m preparing some learning modules for a content marketing presentation and came up with this checklist of 10 items.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JULY 13, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] 3 Biggest Challenges for Online Content Marketing?
    Your content on your web pages and blogs must be clear, focused, yet personable. Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. What are the three biggest challenges to marketing your business? I know, I know, there are so many, but if you could distill them into the most crucial for online content marketing, how would you do it? (I’m I’m always asking you, because some of my readers are very smart and think of things I don’t.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  MONDAY, JULY 5, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Is the Social Web Changing How We Write?How to Write Like You Talk
    I’m Barb Sawyers, a blogger who shares her interest in encouraging people to write like they talk. Then spend a little time imagining your ideal reader , the person most likely to read right through and continue the relationship with you, by signing up for your newsletter maybe and, as the courtship flourishes, buying what you sell. Imagine this person’s pains, pleasures, pastimes and passions. If you are a funny person, make them laugh. Blog this on Blogger.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  FRIDAY, JULY 2, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Blog Content: Are you personal… or all business?
    Do you stay on track with your blog content and business goals, or do you share personal stories and events that are peripheral? They create connections to their readers through their personalities. “Personality plays a huge role in a blog. Maybe I need to lighten up and add some personal stories. Personality counts for sure, how much is the question. Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  TUESDAY, JUNE 29, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Your Business and the Web: Getting Better?
    or tech person? Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. How has your business been affected by the Web? Have you felt the difference like a Tsunami or a soft summer drizzle? I’m curious. I know it’s completely changed my life and the way I work. Both the quantity and quality of my business are vastly improved in terms of marketing ease, deliverability and profits. Yikes, …I feel an urge to create a new poll coming on!
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 18, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Blog Boredom: Renew and Refresh
    Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. Tags: About Blogs Coaching/Personal Development Content Marketing On Writing Better blog boredom renewal yoga retreat One important key to effective blog marketing is to keep your brain clean and fresh. By that I mean, it’s easy to fall into ruts and become bored and boring. While routine and structure keep us on track, we need to “get out of our own yard&# and get out of the office for renewal and regeneration.
  • WRITING ON THE WEB  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 17, 2010
    [Blogger, Ning] Rant: The Problem with Formatting Sales Pages.
    So I found this person, actually, a Wordpress Wizard found me, and she said she had a whiz-bang solution for anybody with a Wordpress site who needed to create a sales page without the hassles. Of course, I didn’t believe her, but I’m a fair person. Blog this on Blogger. Add this to Ning. Even when you’re giving something away, for FREE, you’ve got to write good “sales&# copy that spurs people into action.
  • AGGREGAGE  |  SUNDAY, JULY 5, 2009
    [Blogger, Ning] Associations Social Media Opportunity
    I received a note that I had been accepted into the smchat ning group - a group that meets once a month for chats. I joined last week’s chat and thus signed up to the ning group. The second person who’s profile I looked at was Deirdre Reid. Two approaches to consider: Learning Circuits Big Questions this is a monthly question - organized by a member of the association (ASTD) that asks bloggers to contribute their responses.
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2008
    [Blogger, Ning] Blogging and culture
    On the Work Literacy Ning , the group is looking at blogs this week. On the other hand, it allows for person reflection and opinions which social bookmarking limits. 2 comments: Blogger In Middle-earth. Sometimes, just sometimes, personalities can get away with being out of place. Social Networks and Personal Learning: Fiinding th. Blogger in Middle-earth. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines.
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2008
    [Blogger, Ning] The Bamboo Project Blog
    OK as far as it goes, but so NOT getting to the real opportunities.Blogs are a conversation between the blogger and him/herself (a form of reflection) and between the blogger and his/her readers. Sending one person to a conference can potentially educate your entire organization. for Learning Professionals Ning where were on day three of the course, one of the more active forum discussions has been on getting value out of LinkedIn. Its personal, opinionated.
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  THURSDAY, JULY 24, 2008
    [Blogger, Ning] Being Lightweight: Tools We Use | Common Craft - Explanations In Plain English
    Ive had one for about three weeks now and *love* it - but Im a book person, not a tech person (I personally love the fact that it doesnt look like a $400 snazzy object since I take it with me everywhere I go. Ning Submitted by Elizabeth (not verified) on June 11, 2008 - 10:01am. I agree about Facebook, but see Ning as lightweight. I love your videos and would love to see a commoncraft specifically about Ning. personal. The Common Craft Store.
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 2008
    [Blogger, Ning] Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb
    Lesson # 1 Personal Branding. Dan Schawbel , EMCs first social media specialist, returned to Bentley College to do a presentation about personal branding and social media. Among other things, personal branding involves an understanding that you have a public image (whether you want to or not). Soon-to-be sophomore and official Yale blogger, Sam Jackson , puts this concept to work on his own site, where he blogs about higher education marketing trends. ReadWriteWeb.
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 2008
    [Blogger, Ning] The Power of Educational Technology: Preparing Students to Succeed in the 21st Century
    Online social networks, such as Ning , Twitter , and even Facebook , provide teachers with a way to meet colleagues from around the world and around the country. Personally, although very broad and idealistic, I think this should sit on the desk of every administrator in every school and district in the world. As a guest blogger over here at Dangerously Irrelevant , Julie Lindsay explains it very well in her post about what in schools is worth fighting for. Ning. (1).