33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resoures of 2012 So Far


How to create and edit articles for Wikipedia by Web Ink Now. ** 5 STARS. Wikipedia is one of the most popular sites on the web, so getting exposure there is incredibly valuable. David Meerman Scott explains how to properly write for Wikipedia here. YouTube Tips & Tactics.

Your online reputation on Google is the direct result of the content you write on your website, your blogs, and on social media, over time


Unlike reddit or Wikipedia, Google isn’t micromanaged. How (and, to be honest, if) you, your brand, your business, and services, your products, and your colleagues are portrayed in a simple Google search is the most important personal and professional reputation there is.

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What is Social Media Marketing?


Social Media Marketing — according to Wikipedia , “social media marketing is the process of gaining website traffic or attention through social media sites.” For years, I struggled to explain to my mom what I do for a living.

Social business, the forest and the garden: Your intranet is not the Internet


Photo credit: Wikipedia. Altavista, Geocities, AOL, Google, Amazon, WordPress, eBay, Hotmail, Wikipedia, MySpace, Flickr, Delicious, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Quora, Pinterest all had their days of glory. Internet Marketing Google Intranet Wikipedia

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One person can change the world. Thank you, Internet


People are transitioning, en masse, from makers to consumers, from bloggers to readers, from YouTubers to commenters. More people I know in 2014 identify with being a follower of one or more blogs, podcasts, Twitter profiles, or YouTube channels than they do with creating content themselves.

Remember to market to your own influencer network


So far, we have earned at least 218 earned media mentions across blogs, social media, YouTube, and even on Instagram, SnapChat , etc. I really love influencer marketing. Too much.

My online influencer research and engagement process


So, my process is: set up SDL SM2, add all the keywords I have collected through going down a Wikipedia rabbit hole, let it go to parse, search, and churn.

YouTube Secrets, Content Curation and Writing Productivity Tips for Marketers!


10 Questions to Ask Before Setting Up a Company YouTube Channel. First, you should make sure you have a well-funded YouTube campaign budget as video production isn’t cheap.

Being Pretty Isn’t Enough for Social Media Marketing


Image via Wikipedia. Do some research and you’ll find out, to your astonishment, that a majority of those viral videos with over a million views were not “upload it to YouTube and they will come.”

The Biggest 2013 Digital Marketing Trend No One’s Talking About


Photo credit: Wikipedia. YouTube, the #3 site on the web, sees some 72 hours of video uploaded every minute of the day. A record 8 million people logged into YouTube at the same time to watch Felix Baumgartner jump from the edge of space earlier this year.

Five Ways to “Get Real” With B-to-B Social Media


You can set up a listening post using tools like Radian6, or simply set up an RSS feed from sources like blogs, Twitter, LinkedIn, Focus, Quora, YouTube and Wikipedia, so you can keep current with what’s being said in your field. And don’t forget YouTube, the world’s second largest search engine. Social Media Marketing Facebook linkedin social media twitter YouTubeImage by Getty Images via @daylife. Today, 89% of B-to-B marketers in the U.S.

5 Tips to Inject Humor into Your Social Media Mix

Vertical Response

Use YouTube to find humor. YouTube is a terrific place to find humorous videos to share with your audience. Perusing the main page of YouTube, as well as the “Popular” category can be a huge help in getting your humor train started. LOL, ROFL, HAHA.

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Answers to Your Google+ for Business Questions, Part 1


Google plus one (Photo credit: Wikipedia). Sure, I uploaded the presentation as a deck on Slideshare as well as a video on YouTube — heck, I even recorded an 80-minute extended Google+ walkthrough for your edification as a bonus. More answers to your burning questions from my webinar next week… Organic Search Search Marketing Social Media Marketing Abraham Harrison chris abraham Gmail Google google account the medium is the message YouTube

Editing: Is social media realtime or permanent?


Image via Wikipedia. Some kinds of social media (Wikipedia) couldn’t exist without editing while others (Twitter) do not even allow editing. How about YouTube?

The 17 Best Keyword Research Tools for SEO and SEM


Type in any keyword or phrase and see the top related search terms on Google, Wikipedia, Answers.com, YouTube, Bing, Yahoo!, You can also specify your language and type of search (web, images, YouTube, shopping, or news).

A Shortish History of Online Video


On February 14th, 2005, Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim, three alumni of PayPal, launched YouTube as a place for people to share their online videos, and search for other people’s videos. YouTube found it. In 2015, YouTube launched 360 video , and Facebook followed suit.

Klout overhauls its business model, but does it answer its critics?

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New data inputs include stuff like Facebook photo tags, LinkedIn job titles, and Wikipedia entries. The company is providing slightly more consideration in its algorithm to what Klout calls the “real world” influence of LinkedIn and Wikipedia.

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


Upload the video to YouTube and Vimeo so it’s easy to share on blogs and other sites. Consider writing a Wikipedia page about yourself.

Your Business Blog Sweet Spot: How to Find It and Keep It

Writing on the Web

Yet how many of us post on a blog or upload a video to YouTube without taking time to survey what are our target audience ‘s interests, wants and needs? Wikipedia.

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The 24 Best Visual Content Creation Tools


Create sharable animated GIFs from images, YouTube, uploaded video, or a webcam. On Make a GIF, you can create from screenshots, YouTube videos, uploaded videos, or premade GIFs.”

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How Content Marketing Works on Pinterest

Writing on the Web

According to Wikipedia , Pinterest is a pinboard -style social photo sharing website that allows users to create and manage theme-based image collections such as events, interests, hobbies, and more. You’ll drive traffic to your site and YouTube channel with video content marketing.

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The 21 Best Content Curation Tools


Discover, review and curate content from blogs, news sites, Google Plus, Facebook, Amazon, Ebay, YouTube, Twitter, Flickr, Instagram, Wikipedia, or any RSS feed.

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Image via Wikipedia. Internet Marketing Boredom Business Facebook WordPress YouTubeby Frank Reed. I have been fishing around trying to decide what is real news in the Internet space these days, and I honestly have been a little bored lately.

How to protect your trademark online


Image via Wikipedia. Same for Facebook, YouTube, and any other social media service that you are using. YouTube’s Privacy Policy seems to work similar territory as Twitter. In the quaint old offline world, things move slowly.

48 Phenomenal SEO Guides, Tips & Tactics


How To Use SEO To Boost Your Brand’s YouTube Channel by MediaPost. through integrating your YouTube channel with your Google+ account. If you want to create a video that is specifically for branding and getting your name in front of people, then YouTube, Vimeo, etc.

Using Top-of-Funnel Content to Drive SEO Results

KoMarketing Associates

This tool finds long tail variations from a root keyword while analyzing popular queries across Google, Youtube, Amazon Bing and other search engines. Take into consideration other popular sources like Wikipedia.

5 Ways B2B Marketers Can Differentiate Their Brand in Google Search Results

KoMarketing Associates

All relevant information should be completed, along with applicable photos and media (including YouTube channel connection if appropriate). In some cases, Google may pull additional information from Wikipedia and/or reviews from third party websites (including Google itself).

Content Marketing: What Are Your Target Audience’s Interests, Needs, and Wants?

Writing on the Web

Yet how many of us post on a blog or upload a video to YouTube without taking time to survey what are our target audience ‘s interests, wants and needs? Wikipedia. Audience’s Interests, Needs, and Wants?"

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Is Your Content Binge-Worthy?


From online shopping to TV streaming to Spotify to “ getting lost ” in Wikipedia, interest in any subject can become voluntarily intense. YouTube has taken over the second-place spot as the most popular search engine. Do you have a YouTube presence?

How (and Why) to Map Your Company’s Digital Landscape


YouTube metrics (total videos uploaded, subscribers, video views, recency of last update). Other social activity and presence (Flickr, SlideShare, Wikipedia, etc.).

Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Push-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware. Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 Google

The New Social Buyer Ecosystem

Tony Zambito

Image via Wikipedia.    Storing recall through YouTube, Product Review Sites, Q&A such as Focus and Quora, and blogs they subscribe to.  From a B2B market view, the new social buyer ecosystem continues to undergo a rapid evolution. 

How do you handle competing products in different countries in social media?


(Photo credit: Wikipedia). When you can’t do that (Twitter, YouTube), you can sometimes segregate by language (if you post something in Norwegian, it’s likely no one in Costa Rica will look at it). Social media marketing should be integrated within cross-country markets.

The Best Promotional Product Videos Ever (And Why They Make You Buy)


The company's CEO, Tom Dickson, became a YouTube icon back in 2006 with the introduction of his Will it Blend? The company even has its own Wikipedia page dedicated to the series. Six days later, we had six million views on YouTube. million views (and counting) on YouTube.

37 Big Data Case Studies with Big Results

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With affordable campaigns starting as low as $10 per day, Virool gives anyone the ability to distribute YouTube video content through a series of online publishers and offers clients full transparency with accurate and detailed analytics. By Rob Petersen, {grow} Community Member.

Tools that help generate blogging ideas


The tool instantly shows you popular search terms on Google, Wikipedia, Amazon, YouTube, Bing, Yahoo!, Every blogger knows the challenge of finding topics to write about. Today, this blog will share some tips and tools about where to find current topics and fuel ideas for writing.

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New Developments in B2B Loyalty Marketing


Photo credit: Wikipedia. Business marketers have much to gain from retention marketing. Business customers tend to be fewer and more valuable—meaning you can’t afford to lose even one. But how do you keep your customers active and buying from you, versus the competition?

Are colleges waking up to social media?


Image via Wikipedia. Social Media Marketing Business Facebook Marketing strategy Social media YouTubeMy daughter has reached the end of her college selection process. She's our first student headed off to college, so it was a learning process for all of us.

Social Business: Facebook for the Enterprise?


Image via CrunchBase. As Facebook surpassed the 1 billion users’ mark last week, but still had disappointing results in the stock market , the debate is inevitable: is Facebook going the way of the dodo – or should I say, MySpace and Orkut – or is it going to keep growing?

The 15 Best Content Distribution and Amplification Tools


Medium (per Wikipedia) is an online publishing platform developed by Twitter co-founder Evan Williams. Think of it as “YouTube for presentations.” Sample review: “Outside of YouTube, more B2B-focused video marketing resources include Vimeo.”