Facebook Enables Brands To Tag Photos. Proceed With Caution.

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Not sure if you heard, but last week Facebook made some changes to its photo tagging feature. Makes sense, especially since tagging a photo is innately more intimate than simply liking a page on Facebook. Tagging is a two-way street. by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this.

Generating B2B Website Traffic Through Social Tagging: Follow Up


social tagging. That experiment showed that tagging B2B thought-leadership content on social media sites increased traffic growth for B2B websites by 50%, and on a B2B marketing blog by more than 100%, over 60 days.

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Web 2.0 Social Tagging Sites, Part 7: The Best


social tagging-driven traffic contributed by each site (e.g. 5) Digg 6.5% social tagging sites. Social Tagging Sites, Part 1: Alexa Rankings Web 2.0 Social Tagging Sites, Part 2: The Worst Web 2.0 Social Tagging Sites, Part 3: Special-Purpose Sites Web 2.0

Web 2.0 Social Tagging Sites, Part 1: Alexa Rankings


social tagging sites, according to Alexa. social tagging sites. social tagging, so the comparisons get more apples-to-apples. Digg Alexa Rank: 88 del.icio.us Here are the rankings for 42 Web 2.0

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


Robyn-Dale Samuda offers guidance on navigation setup, image tagging, sitemaps, permalinks, plugins and more for search-optimizing a WordPress site or blog. Digg this!

The Coming Consolidation in Social Networking


social tagging sites. Two to three leaders are likely to emerge within each segment of social media, such as tagging/bookmarking (e.g., del.icio.us , Digg , Furl , Backflip ), community ( MySpace , Searchles ), networking ( LinkedIn , Facebook ), etc.

Should I Open A New Social Channel? 5 Questions To Ask Yourself

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Digg : Delve into this library of articles on almost every topic. Delicious : Share interests and articles through tagging and networking. General info sharing sites like StumbleUpon and Digg cover a wide variety of topics and that includes user profiles as well.

Two More Social Media Sites to Check Out


Here's another social media tagging site look into, as well as a new place to keep track of everything web-related that's important to you. Okay, with Digg , del.icio.us , Searchles , Zimbio et al does the world really need another such site? The site has lofty goals but is off to a very impressive start. ** technorati tags: Zanby, social media, social tagging, online collaboration tools, Jeff Rusinow, TopNetPix, Mahalo, Netvibes, customizable web desktop del.icio.us

10 Ways to Use Facebook as a List Building Tool

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Make sure to avoid tagging too many people or tagging people who might not appreciate the gesture. Digg this! ( Annalaura Brown is guest blogging this week, while Patsi’s on vacation.).

How to Use Social Media to Leverage the Power of Google


Many journalists cruise techy social media sites such as Digg and Reddit looking for interesting stories to cover and link too. Social Tagging Note: This is a guest post written by Christopher Angus, an award winning Internet Marketer.

Best of 2008: Social Media Optimization, Part 1


How can you maximize your results through social bookmarking sites like Digg? How to Level the Playing-field With Digg by Skelliewag How to game Digg to get your content onto the front page, by building and utilizing a grassroots network and selectively targeting power users.

Best of 2008: Social Media Optimization, Part 2


Topics include finding popular keywords, generating backlinks, tagging, using WordPress with social media, Twitter, and creating and promoting content. Social Tagging How should you measure the impact of social media?

Don't They Know Who You Are? Why Reputation Management is Critical


Create accounts on social bookmarking sites like Wikio , Mixx , Digg and/or StumbleUpon. Social Tagging SEO Practice

Best of 2009 (So Far): Social Media Marketing, Part 2


Social Tagging Social media, and discussions of its value for PR and marketing, have become ubiquitous. But which social media tool do marketers find most valuable? What's the best tool for social media research and learning?

Best of 2008: Social Media Optimization, Part 6


Unfortunately, several of the largest sites including Digg, delicious, Reddit, Mixx and Mister Wong now partially or completely use insidious no follow links. Social Tagging How can online video help with SEO and online reputation management ?


Web 2.0 and the Evolution of Marketing


social tagging and its impact on marketing practices. Among Shawn's posts was a link to an interesting SEO'Brien piece on paid Digg-ing and the black market for the unscrupulous use of social tagging. tools and social tagging to effectively promote products and services without "brochure-speak." Hot on the heels of my last post came several news announcements on the growing influence of Web 2.0 First, there was Use Web 2.0 Tools to Drive Loyalty from iMedia Connection.

5 Social Media Savvy Nonprofits

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Nature lovers can contribute their animal sightings, including links to photos, simply by tagging their tweet with the #NWF hashtag. by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this.

High Points on the Social Media Landscape


Site Alexa Rank (March 2009) Compete Traffic (February 2009) Compete 1-Year Traffic Change Google Pagerank Digg 243 33,433,760 +51.2 Social Tagging In "The 4 C's of Social Media," I noted that coming up with a concise definition of social media , like defining "art," is challenging. Describing it through the four C's—content, context, connections and conversation—was one approach.

Using ALL the Tools of Social Media Optimization


Social Bookmarking Sites like Digg , del.icio.us , StumbleUpon , Mixx and Searchles are great places to spread the word about your own thought leadership content as well as, and even more importantly, positive coverage your company gets from other bloggers, journalists or analysts.

Best of 2007: Blog Posts on Social Media Marketing


7 Reasons Why Niche Social Media Outlets are Better Than Digg by AjaxNinja After noting that "Digg has an immense amount of traffic and getting landed on the front page will send a tsunami of new readers to your blog or website, but getting onto the front page is incredibly difficult.

Toward a New Knowledge Society

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Like tagging and Digg andâ?¦ Classifications (tagging) â?? Slideshare.net (beta). My Slidespace. Upload. Community. Widgets. Latest. |. Most Viewed. |. Most Embedded. |. Featured. |. Most Favorited. |. Most Downloaded. |. Slidecasts. Uploading. Download not available The user has chosen not to allow download of this file. If you need it badly, send a request on his/her slidespace. All Comments (3). Comments on Slide 1. Favorites (66) -->. Add a comment. « « Prev.


The 5 Best Social Media Sites for Small Businesses


Rather than starting a blog and tirelessly plugging your entries on Digg or Reddit , you should use the sites above to create long-term business contacts and continuous traffic.

Best of 2007: News Articles on Social Media Marketing


Social media (blogs, podcasts, forums) and social networking sites ( Digg , del.icio.us , StumbleUpon , Searchles , etc.) present exciting new possibilities for marketers—but are also a potential minefield that must be navigated carefully to avoid doing more damage than good to your brand.

Blog Marketing Tactics - 10 Tested, Proven Ideas

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Create projects tagging others that are not blog posts Tagging a large group of others in blog posts is all well and good.

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Social Media ROI vs. RONI


Publishing this content in a blog, podcast, video or online slideshow and promoting it through Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Digg and other tools enables you to show the world how smart and helpful your people are, rather than trying to convince them through paid (and often ignored) media. Social Tagging Understandably, as businesses begin to invest more marketing/PR dollars into social media, there is great concern over the ROI of these activities.

Measuring Social Media ROI with Google Analytics: Part 4 – Standard Reports

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In previous posts, we discussed ROI with regard to campaign tagging , advanced segments, and profile filters. Google Analytics has recently expanded its reporting option to include social media outlets.

The Social Media Email Signature


Social media email signatures can also include elements like AIM name, Digg page, Sphinn profile and Ning group. In the old days, email signatures pretty much just mirrored business card information: name, company, title, phone, fax (gotta love that 80's technology still hanging on!)

Twitter Twaddle, Part 1: What Twitter Is and Why It's Cool


sites fall into one of a few increasingly well-defined categories, such as social bookmarking (Digg, del.icio.us, Searchles), social networking (LinkedIn, Facebook) or file sharing (YouTube, Flickr, podOmatic ). Most Web 2.0

Best of 2008 (So Far) - Social Media Optimization, Part 1


For example, here's the review of Sk*rt (that link wasn't working when I last tried it BTW): "This is another site that is almost a direct clone of Digg. How can you generate lots of high-quality links in just half an hour per day? Increase e-commerce conversions by a third or more?

7 Essential Tools for Business Blogs


social tagging button, install a toolbar plug-in to tag your favorite sites/blogs, and more. social tagging service where you can submit your blog, post articles, tag your favorite sites, and add a "My Zimbio" tagging button to make it easy for your readers to tag your blog posts.

35 (of the) Best Guides to Facebook Marketing, Advertising, Search and More of 2010 (So Far)


This post offers 10 helpful ideas such as using a custom landing page, tagging fans in photos, using contests, and most importantly – persevering. Digg this! Facebook is an extraordinary phenomenon. Depending on the day, it’s either the #1 or #2 most-visited site on the web. It’s inspired a movie. It has half a billion adherents. And it’s become an imperative point of presence for businesses (or has it ?).

What’s your Social Media diet?

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Digg this! I often get asked the question – how do you keep up with it all? And if there is one thing I pride myself on is being organized. As anyone on my team can tell you from having been in my office is that it is very organized which I feel spills over into my digital life as well.

Nine Notable Uses for Social Bookmarking

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database: I discovered this technique being used by an experienced Digg user who wanted to track information about other Digg users. He bookmarked user profile pages for all Digg users who he wanted to track; which gave him biographical and contact information. Then he created tags to classify each Digg user. Still other sites, like Netvouz, may have more powerful tagging and search capabilities that meet your personal information retrieval needs.

Internet resources on information overload and productivity | ManagingIO

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Includes some good comments on how information will be structured in the future (directories vs. tagging). Why Digg works. ManagingIO. Ideas and trends to tackle information overload. Skip to Content Home Login. Options: Normal Large. About. Entries RSS. Comments RSS. Internet resources on information overload and productivity. Posted by: Nicolas in: Uncategorized. Hereâ??s


The information processing view of humanity

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I could capture entire conversations on audio or video, but this wouldnt be very useful unless there was great automated tagging of the content, and even then the really valuable outcomes are the insights generated rather than the entire conversation. About Ross Dawson.

Viral Marketing for B2B Lead Generation, Part 2: Viral Promotion


After blog and trade press mentions, social media and social tagging sites such as Digg and del.icio.us social media, YouTube, Insight24, iTunes, Digg, PRWeb, technology forums del.icio.us social media, YouTube, Insight24, iTunes, Digg, PRWeb, technology forums icerocket tags: viral marketing, viral media, promotion, MarketingSherpa, B2B lead generation, email, blog outreach, PR, Web 2.0,

Three Excellent Web 2.0 Resources


Many of the sites are also, not surprisingly, Web 2.0-related; blogging, tagging, photo sharing etc. This listing of 53 social bookmark sites ( BlinkList , Digg , RawSugar , etc.) Looking for help with your Web 2.0 development and marketing efforts? Check out these valuable resources. First, the helpful folks at the FontShop have assembled an extensive compilation of Web 2.0 typeface, logo, design and website examples. As they point out with regard to Web 2.0

Best of 2007: Cool Online Tools


TypePad Widget Gallery An extensive list of widgets that can be added to TypePad blogs to help promote content through sites like Bloglines , Digg and del.icio.us , as well as add cool features, collect email signups, embed a chat box, monitor traffic, create online polls and more.

Best of 2008 (So Far) - Cool Web Tools, Part 2


Projjex extends this functionality with cool, practical features like file tagging to simplify search, time tracking and iPhone integration. Here are more of the most useful business, social media and web marketing tools of 2008.


Viral Marketing Campaigns - Keep It Simple


Embed code, "email this" and social bookmark site tagging buttons are examples of simple ways to increase pass along.