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Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010

Webbiquity

LinkedIn is firmly ensconced among the “big 3″ social networks for marketing and business purposes, and though its base of 80 million members is far smaller than the 600 million users of Facebook, its impact in B2B marketing is larger. How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile.

Feed Your Blog Automatically to LinkedIn & Twitter

Writing on the Web

How do you get your blog posts to feed into your LinkedIn profile and Twitter automatically? For LinkedIn you have a couple of options as well. Your first option is to add the WordPress blog option to your Linkedin profile. Digg this! Share this on LinkedIn.

What Could Kill Google and Facebook

Webbiquity

And Facebook’s size may be no defense against ultimate demise; it wasn’t all that long ago the MySpace was the largest social network, and the experience of social news site Digg—once valued at $100 million but sold recently for just 5% of that —is a cautionary tale. Last year it stopped sharing tweet data with Google (bad for the SEO results of Twitter users) and more recently the company eliminated the ability to automatically share tweets on LinkedIn.

10 Ways to Kickstart Your Inbound Marketing Program

Digital B2B Marketing

Here are social platforms to consider: Twitter StumbleUpon Digg Slideshare YouTube Facebook LinkedIn Although Facebook and LinkedIn may be core to your long-term inbound marketing program, you cannot emulate organic social media sharing with paid programs on these sites nearly as well. In contrast, Twitter, StumbleUpon and Digg indicate a listing is sponsored, but otherwise include it in the interface like other content.

20 Experts, 1 Awesome Resource: The Social Media ProBook

Modern Marketing

LinkedIn. by Joe Chernov | Tweet this You may have noticed that over the past month or so, several influential social media professionals changed their profile pictures to funky avatars of themselves.

Search isn’t about search anymore, it’s about social

Biznology

LinkedInners : Apparently LinkedIn is a thing. If you’re not already a known entity, you had better start off writing in earnest for your own blog or on sites such as Medium and LinkedIn. I think you should start with Medium and Linkedin.

LinkedIn Releases Offical Share Button

Hubspot

Today, LinkedIn, the social network targeted towards business professionals, released it's offical share button. The button allows LinkedIn users to easily share content they find interesting and relevant with their network. Head on over to LinkedIn to try out your share button today.

What Your Business Needs To Know About Google+

Modern Marketing

Google+ is aiming at Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter users. LinkedIn. 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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Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity

Social Media 3Q Update: Who Uses Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, & MySpace? Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn continued to add users in the second half of 2010, albeit at a slower pace than in previous quarters. 2010 LinkedIn Marketing Stats That Matter For B2B by SmartBug Media.

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55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

Dan Neely discusses which social networking sites get the most attention from marketers (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, no surprises there), how marketers can best use social media for branding and business development, and concerns about the use of social media in brand planning. Digg this!

Adventures in Frictionless Sharing

Biznology

The framework that Facebook, digg, reddit, StumbleUpon , and Twitter is based upon, requiring liking, digging, redditing, thumbs-upping, or retweeting, demands way too much commitment from the casual visitor on a daily basis.

Your corporate website needs to become a trap

Biznology

The true results might surprise you — your best performers may well not be Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, as you may expect. I just started as Director of Social Media at Unison Agency in Washington’s historic Georgetown.

The best online reputation defense is a good offense

Biznology

Online Reputation Online Reputation Management Reputation Management Reputation.com CafeMom Facebook Google GovLoop linkedin LiveJournal social media StumbleUpon twitter TypePad

Build some social media marketing backbone you big wuss

Biznology

All you do is make it as easy as possible but sharing your content not only on your own site and blog but also across Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and even reddit, digg, Newsvine, YouTube and anywhere else.

Your Social Media Yearbook

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

From Digg (the ex-best friend) to LinkedIn (the class president), this thoroughly amusing satire of web 2.0

How’s Your LinkedIn Profile?

Writing on the Web

And, if you haven’t already, connect with me on LinkedIn …). Three years later I know that any professional who does not take the opportunity of a free and well-written LinkedIn profile is “cutting off his/her nose to spite his/her face.”. Digg this!

8 Share Spiking Tips For Empire Avenue

Modern Marketing

LinkedIn. Social Media Audi Bloomberg Eloqua Empire Avenue Facebook Flickr Ford Intel Jeremiah Owyang Joe Chernov LinkedIn metrics Monopoly retweets social currency Tom Ohle tweeting Twitter Youtubeby Jesse Noyes | Tweet this.

Google-Backed Startup “Smarterer” Wants To Reinvent The Resume

Modern Marketing

The platform takes a page from Q&A sites like Quora and LinkedIn Answers , where users answer questions in order to prove their expertise, and adds scoring elements akin to those used by social media influence rankers like Klout. LinkedIn.

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

Webbiquity

LinkedIn - For professional networking, setting up a profile in LinkedIn allows you to share your expertise with others in your group. Digg - A really popular news/bookmarking site that can bring your articles massive exposure. Digg this! Guest post by Beth Hrusch.

List of Brand-Side Corporate Social Strategists: Twitter Edition

Webbiquity

It’s an outstanding list, categorized by industry including Automotive, Chemicals, Electronics, Telecommunications, and a dozen other sectors, but all of the names were linked to the individuals’ LinkedIn profiles—no Twitter links! Digg this! Share this on LinkedIn.

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Don’t They Know Who You Are? Why Reputation Management is Crucial

Webbiquity

Create accounts on social bookmarking sites like Wikio , Mixx , Digg and/or StumbleUpon. Create and maintain profile pages on social networking and directory sites like LinkedIn , Facebook , Naymz , Jigsaw , Plaxo , ZoomInfo , CrunchBase (for technology executives), and VisualCV.

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. Digg this! Share this on LinkedIn. Are your blog posts fed automatically into Facebook?

17 Realistic Ways to Get More Website Traffic

Act-On

LinkedIn, Medium, and Business 2 Community all get enormous amounts of traffic. I regularly hear from consultants and smaller companies that they get far more viewers for their posts on LinkedIn than they do when they publish on their own website.

Content Marketing in a Blink: The Content Grid v2 [Infographic]

Modern Marketing

LinkedIn. by Joe Chernov | Tweet this Last June, Eloqua published the first infographic on the then-nascent content marketing industry. We called it The Content Grid. The public seemed to like the visual.

11 of the Best Slack Apps & Integrations to Try

Hubspot

For folks who aren't Intro members, the app will collect data from various public sources like LinkedIn and Twitter, according to Pattnaik. Discover great web content curated by Digg. Here are a few of the top slash commands from Digg CEO Gary Liu : /digg: Gives you a cool, fresh link.

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

Hubspot

9) Save the day's most Dugg story from Digg to your Instapaper. 10) Get an email whenever Digg publishes a new story featuring a specific keyword. 15) Get an email with the most Dugg video on Digg every day. 29) Automatically tweet your Diggs.

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[Interview] Klout & Involver On Influence And Facebook Marketing

Modern Marketing

Klout measures influence on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and, most recently , LinkedIn. LinkedIn. by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this If you follow social media, online influence or Facebook marketing, chances are you heard the news last week between Klout and Involver.

LinkedIn Search Optimization (LSO) Critical for B2B Marketers

Buzz Marketing for Technology

But for B2B Marketing fans I think you need to expand your game around search to start include what I am calling … LinkedIn Search Optimization (LSO). Late last year LinkedIn launched an advanced search feature on their site. Share this on Linkedin. Digg this!

A “Virtuous Cycle” Model for Engaging in Social Q&A Sites

Modern Marketing

Emerging players, like broad-appeal Quora and b2b-centric Focus , are practicing the high art of crowdsourcing expertise, while established players like LinkedIn (Answers) and Facebook (Questions) are dabbling with their own variations on the “wisdom of the crowd” theme. LinkedIn.

4 Keys To Content Marketing Completion

Modern Marketing

LinkedIn. Content Marketing Ann Handley CC Chapman Chris Heggem community management content distribution Content Rules content strategy customer marketing Demand Generation digital natives Facebook google infographics LinkedIn Mona Lisa Social Media social media marketing Twitterby Andrew Moravick | Tweet this What’s a king without a queen? And isn’t a king without an army just a screwball with a crown? Content may be king, but content doesn’t rule without a court.

Best Social Media Management Tools for Small Business Owners

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

Use Hootsuite to manage your Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn accounts. Drawbacks : Tweetdeck doesn’t integrate Facebook pages, Google+, LinkedIn, or any of your other social media outlets, which means you’ll need more than one management tool.

LinkedIn Launches "LinkedIn Today" - Tips Marketers Need to Know

Hubspot

Today LinkedIn launched a new news aggregation and curation service called LinkedIn Today. Many other websites automatically curate news based on what your friends have liked, shared or voted such as Reddit, Digg, Facebook and tons more. You should be active on LinkedIn.

8 Rules When Using Social Media as a Support Channel

Modern Marketing

Then came Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. LinkedIn. Social Media b2b marketing crm customer retention customer service customer support Focus LinkedIn linking Quora SaaS Salesforce salesforce.com service level agreements SMB social media support channels Social Times support channels topliners Twitter vendor servicesby Zainab Ali | Tweet this.

The 12 Days of Social Media; a Holiday Post

NuSpark

7 LinkedIn statuses I’m updating. 2 Digg and Reddit bookmarking. . 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.

Social Search at LinkedIn Beats Google - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Social Search at LinkedIn Beats Google. Business social network LinkedIn. Long time readers of this blog know that I have already chronicled my success at using LinkedIn for both business development and recruiting. So it is not a surprise to me that LinkedIn is seeing easily the highest growth rate among social networking sites. That fits the original mission of LinkedIn, which is to enable people to rebuild their relationship networks built up over years in business.

Creating a content marketing plan — without any content

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

LinkedIn forums. If you’re like most people, you have a profile on LinkedIn and haven’t done much with it. There are about 600,000 groups on LinkedIn covering every imaginable business interest. Digg this!

Eloqua Book Review: Likeable Social Media

Modern Marketing

LinkedIn. Social Media advertising B2B B2C book review business Dave Kerpen Eloqua Facebook Likeable Media likeablebook LinkedIn marketing Twitterby Andrew Moravick | Tweet this In a recent TechCrunch article , Gary Vaynerchuk mused that, “99.5 percent of social media experts are clowns.” Though enjoyably up-beat, Dave Kerpen is no clown.