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Successful SNS’s should be modeled on the college campus

Biznology

There needs to be a campus “brand” (or University) within which the topic-specific “clubs,” “houses,” “fraternities,” “dorms,” and “interest groups” can interact – somewhere where crossovers, cross-fertilization, and aggregation are encouraged – no, needs – to happen.

Best Random but Interesting Posts, Articles and Resources of 2009

Webbiquity

Digg this! There’s no magic to linking to a YouTube video, but want to know how to link to a specific point, by minute and second, in a video? How can you make the most of those last few minutes before delivering an online presentation? What exactly is “Web 3.0?&# Beyond standard content like case studies and white papers, what other information formats work best for b2b lead generation and nurturing? You may think of multitasking as easy or difficult—but is it unethical?

How to Use Article Marketing as Part of Your Social Media Strategy

Webbiquity

By writing articles about topics of interest to your readers, and distributing them on article directories, you can give your content the kind of exposure that would be hard to get anywhere else. Digg - A really popular news/bookmarking site that can bring your articles massive exposure.

11 of the Best Slack Apps & Integrations to Try

Hubspot

Here's a video showing how it works: Although the main use case the folks at Marker talk about is bug-tracking, you can use it for a lot more than that: reporting small typos, capturing parts of interesting articles, sharing ideas for where to go to lunch, and so on. digg nytimes.com”).

Helpful Instagram Analytics Tools, and Other Marketing Stories of the Week

Hubspot

is improving its search feature, and even Digg is playing along. If you’re interested in learning more about how brands are using Instagram, check out the full story here. Digg Says It’s Growing, Starting to Monetize, From Marketing Land. Guess what.

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Bye Bye, Google Reader: 3 Viable RSS Reader Alternatives You Can Use

Hubspot

Alternative 2: Digg Reader. Digg is probably better known for its link sharing product, but it''s a natural jump for the company to create a reader of its own. A little less established than Feedly, Digg Reader was released in beta after working on it for a few months.

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The 12 Days of Social Media; a Holiday Post

NuSpark

I don’t know if I am a great Christmas caroler, but I do like to play with words, and engage audiences with interesting posts. 2 Digg and Reddit bookmarking. .

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How to Stay on Top of Industry News & Trends: 35 Simple IFTTT Hacks to Try

Hubspot

Find your focus with these Recipes: they’ll help you quickly save interesting articles and content you come across during your day, and send them all to the service of your choice. 9) Save the day's most Dugg story from Digg to your Instapaper. 29) Automatically tweet your Diggs.

An interesting interview with SAP’s social media director

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

Working for a company that’s a player in the SCRM space adds yet another dimension to my interest. Digg this! I pleased to present today an interview with William Robb , Director, Social Media Marketing for SAP.

Best Social Media Management Tools for Small Business Owners

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

Global filters enable you to block content you’re not interested in, to help keep your feed streamlined. Enables users to populate multiple Twitter and Facebook feeds and Facebook pages, as well as Flickr stream, Google Reader, Digg and RSS subscriptions.

How to Make Content More Engaging: 10 Tips

Writing on the Web

The interesting thing about appealing to emotions is that whether you do it through pictures, stories, or text, you don’t actually have to be emotional. Digg this!

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People Curation

Aggregage

Crowdsourced content curation (Digg and StumbleUpon). My belief is that all of this will be more interesting as we better understand social signals especially as they scale.

Content Rules: Secrets of Writing Compelling Content

Writing on the Web

What exactly is going to interest your ideal readers and clients? How can you make your writing interesting, more like a good movie or book? Interesting. Digg this! Marketing nowadays requires writing and publishing great content in multiple ways.

What Google and Facebook Hide From You

Writing on the Web

That doesn’t interest me. Digg this! Do you ever wonder what Google , Facebook , and other sites record about your online viewing habits? They know more about you than you realize. And they don’t ask you, they simply assume way too much.

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How PR and Social Media Can Work Together

Webbiquity

And both rely on the ability to tell an interesting story. Digg this! Social media and PR would seem to be natural allies. Both are primarily focused on brand awareness, credibility building and image enhancement. Both are critical tools for dealing with bad news or crisis situations.

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7 Quick Ways to Curate Industry Content for Your Blog

Hubspot

Some of the two most popular are Feedly and Digg, though there are certainly other options, too. Digg: Search URL to add content. If the content you''re interested in is largely in the many Groups on LinkedIn, select to be notified when there''s Group activity so you can check in.

Web Presence Optimization, Reloaded

Webbiquity

Promote your content (though not only your content, but other content your readers/followers/fans may be interested in) on popular social bookmarking sites like Digg , delicious , Reddit and StumbleUpon.

Analog Bridges Help Cross the Social Media/Digital Divide ~ScoopD

B2B Marketing Savvy

Digg = Cocktail Party (What’s the latest topic, hottest new trends). If you like/are interested in B2B Marketing, the Agency-Client Relationship discussion and/or other Marcom mysteries, please subscribe to my RSS feed.

Analog Bridges to Help Cross the Social Media/Digital Divide ~ScoopD

B2B Marketing Savvy

Digg = Cocktail Party (What’s the latest topic, hottest new trends). If you like/are interested in B2B Marketing, the Agency-Client Relationship discussion and/or other Marcom mysteries, please subscribe to my RSS feed.

Content Curation: How to Become a Thought Leader

Writing on the Web

Content curation is a relatively new term, and is key to always providing fresh information that interests your audience. Digg this! Here’s an important post from Joe Pulizzi’s Junta42 blog, Content Curation Grows Up, Original Content Still Key.

Facebook Advertising Tricks for B2B Marketers

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Trick 1) Place specific Job Titles into the Likes and Interest field. If they are friends perhaps they share a common interest and one of those interests could be your company. Digg this!

Web Presence Optimization, Reloaded

Webbiquity

Promote your content (though not only your content, but other content your readers/followers/fans may be interested in) on popular social bookmarking sites like Digg , delicious , Reddit and StumbleUpon.

Content Marketing Videos: Speak to Problems First

Writing on the Web

but without focusing on the problems people struggle with, nobody is going to be interested in the fact that you’re the best coach or consultant around. Digg this! What’s the best way to write a script for a video ?

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31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

A realtime social search engine that pulls current and recent results for any term from Twitter, Facebook, Google Buzz, Digg and Delicious. Find long-lost acquaintances, extended family members, or a future love interest. Digg this!

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Will Content Marketing Destroy Social Media?

B2B Marketing Insider

When the objective is appropriately on meeting our audiences’ needs and not our own self-interests, then content marketing is the only way to be effective at reaching our buyers and influencers.

What Your Business Needs To Know About Google+

Modern Marketing

Another feature is Sparks, which helps you discover news articles you might want to share based on your interests. by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this Unless you’ve avoided the Internet over the past two weeks, you’ve probably heard about Google’s big play into the social web.

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Business Blog Writing: Come on, light my fire!

Writing on the Web

In the sample quote I used about a “128-bit secure site,&# wouldn’t it be more interesting if the business blogged about a client who had a bad experience using an unsecured website? Digg this!

When Business Blogging Works Too Well…

Writing on the Web

The more work I’m getting ghost blogging for executive coaches , the more interesting my writing becomes, and the more fun I’m having. Digg this! Blogging for your business works like this: You blog about the problems you solve for your clients. You get found on the Web by the people who need your services. People get to know you, like you, trust you. They email or call and hire you. But then your business grows, you get busy, and what happens to the blog?

8 (of the) Best Web Analytics Guides of 2010

Webbiquity

Interesting, but definitely not for beginners. Digg this! One of the great advantages of online marketing is that it’s measurable to far greater degree of precision and richness than older media like broadcast and print.

[Chart] How Personalization Increases Email Open Rates

Modern Marketing

Nothing beats putting in timely and relevant information that you have gathered about your contacts interests, for example by indicating that the event your promoting is in the city they are in. by Egan Cheung | Tweet this What’s in a name? When it comes to email marketing , a lot.

Content Marketing Tip: Use Ready-to-Publish Articles

Writing on the Web

That story is very interesting to people. Digg this! Content marketing is easier when you can outsource some of the writing and researching to qualified writers.

Content Marketing with Stories: Better than Facts

Writing on the Web

Good stories are what make a blog interesting and fun to read. Digg this! 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.

Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

delicious b2bmarketing

If you’re a tech journalist, marketing professional, or just a person interested in trends, there are many useful tools and techniques to keep up with the Twitter conversation via hashtags. The Twitter Fan Wiki also has some interesting reading material on hashtags if you’re looking to further your hashtag education. BTW you might be interested in my recent post on deliberate abuse of hashtags. Interested in feedback.

Content Marketing: Connect the Dots and Drive Results

Writing on the Web

You don’t want readers to read your content and say, “Oh, that’s interesting.&#. Digg this!

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010

Webbiquity

title, websites, interests) and five ways to maximize your efforts there (e.g. For visual learners, Misti Sandefur provides a detailed, step-by-step, fully illustrated guide to keyword-optimizing your summary, specialties, interests, links and other profile components. Digg this!

Is Your White Paper a Sales Pitch in Disguise?

Writing on the Web

One interesting tool in particular is Twitter #chat. These chats are valuable tools for sharing information, finding out what potential buyers are interested in, and building relationships. eBooks often allow readers to click on links, participate in surveys or watch videos, which keeps the reader engaged and interested in the content. Digg this! I asked Laura Carlson to share with you here some important perspectives on content marketing.

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Five Audiences for Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity

Your current customers aren’t always interested in what you have to say to prospects, but the reverse is certainly true: prospects will investigate what your customers are saying about you, and watch you interact through social media with them. Digg this!