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Find Out What’s Trending by Demographic on YouTube with YouTube Trends Dashboard

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Wondering what’s hot on YouTube? YouTube provides this information with their YouTube Trends Dashboard and lets you compare one segment to another (both by most shared and most viewed). YouTube is also curating content in daily blog posts, divided into categories.

Rules for Creating an Engaging Corporate Video

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Websites, YouTube and Vimeo have made it economical and easy to have quality videos that carry important corporate messages. Everything Goes on YouTube. There are intangible perks to making sure that all of your video content ends up on YouTube.

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How Social Media Overtook Legacy Media

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There is a large audience interested in such information (just think of how often you look at YouTube comments). How Social Media Overtook Legacy Media. On September 3rd, 1786, a man from Peter’s Creek, Pennsylvania wrote to his local newspaper, commenting that “I see by your last paper that you have not been crammed with news.&#

Top Internet Marketing Strategy Links for the Week of December 30, 2013

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Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of January 14, 2012

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10 Essential YouTube Tips and Tricks (Mashable!). Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of January 14, 2012… . Some Do’s and Don’ts of Social Updating (Marketing Profs Daily).

Ways to Empower Your Brand Ambassadors

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Make it your business to know the people who talk about you without being prompted, and use platforms like YouTube, Facebook and Twitter to shine the spotlight on them as often as possible.

Top Internet Marketing Strategy Links for the Week of October 21st, 2013

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Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of October 21st, 2013… Which Industries, Brands Excel at Answering Questions on Facebook?

How to Incorporate Video Into Your Website for Better Conversion

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ReelSEO : Every auto-shared tweet of a YouTube video generates six new browsing sessions. Website Video Must-Haves Before you post a video thumbnail on your website or post your video to a site like YouTube or Vimeo, make sure that your video contains the following elements: A great script.

Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of April 6, 2013

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Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of November 12, 2011

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6 Best Practices For Small Business YouTube Marketing (Mashable!). Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of November 12, 2011… Time-Tested Tips and Tools for Faster Blogging (Marketing Profs).

Five Free Tools for Startups to Measure Impact of Online Videos

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Youtube Video Analytics Youtube has a very detailed reporting tool on measuring the performance of your videos. Youtube Video Analytics can even track videos which are embedded to a website or a blog. Youtube is not only a video repository, it is also a social media platform.

6 Tips For Building a High Quality Blog Following

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At last count, the company had 44,000 Facebook Likes, 14,000 Twitter followers, and 9,400 Youtube subscribers. In 2010, New York City startup, Birchbox launched a blog about beauty products before it had any customers. The beauty sample delivery service – and its blog – exploded in popularity. Today, to keep up with its readers’ appetite for content, Birchbox employs multiple editors and publishes half a dozen posts a day, along with an online magazine.

7 Interesting Approaches to Blog Comments: Which is Best?

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Latte_Blog (Photo credit: digitalrob70) Whether comments are made on a blog, or spread across the social web, every business wants customers to make a (positive) noise about them. But while they are great for increasing engagement, comments come with problems of their own.

Social Media Success takes Planning

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If you jump headlong into social media and setup Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, etc. and start posting stuff, you may start getting great engagement and conversations, but have have difficulty in measuring ROI (return on investment) and increase in sales.

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Social media marketing tutorial: Google Glass social media campaign

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Less than seven days after launch, the video already has over 10 million views on YouTube. Google’s social media marketing campaign surrounding Google Glass’s launch last week was a phenomenal success.

Brand Marketers Totally Miss Social Media Influencers

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Of that slice of the pie, 57% gets tossed at Facebook ad buys, 13% at YouTube and another 13% at Twitter’s sponsored tweets. Any illusions that marketers have gotten this whole social media thing down pat will be blown away by the latest findings from Technorati Media’s 2013 Digital Influence Report, which suggests that for everything the media spends across social platforms, the most desired influencers aren’t even being reached.

Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of February 23, 2013

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Top Internet Marketing Strategy Links for the Week of September 30th, 2013

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Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of September 30th, 2013… Is There Any Value in Using Meta Description?

Review: Actionly for Social Media Monitoring & Measurement

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Actionly looks to fill this gap with trending information for keywords over time pulled from Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, Blogs and News. Actionly polls Twitter, Blogs, Flickr, YouTube and News for your keywords and shows trending information over time.

Know the Difference Between Your Data and Your Metrics

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How many views make a YouTube video a success? It featured some well-known YouTube celebrities, who asked young people to donate their used sports equipment to youth in need. How about 1.5 million? That’s how many views a video our organization, DoSomething.org, posted in 2011 got. It was twice as popular as any video Dosomething.org had posted to date. Success! Then came the data report: only eight viewers had signed up to donate equipment, and zero actually donated.

Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of April 14, 2012

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How to Get Your Business Started on YouTube (CIO.com). Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of April 14, 2012… Can Brands Market on Facebook Without Actually Spending Money on Advertising? AdAge).

Five Reasons to Begin Podcasting Today

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This part of your audience probably loves your YouTube channel. It all started with Inside PR, a 15-minute discussion about PR, social media, and communications and how they intersect and on occasions diverge, hosted by Gini Dietrich, Martin Waxman, and Joseph Thornley. And now I have become an advocate of the podcast. As the producer of Inside PR, I have seen what a podcast can do to build your brand and relationships with your audience.

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Best of 2010 – How-to: Use Netvibes for Social Media Monitoring

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Check out the Video tab Monitor when videos about your topic are posted on YouTube, Truveo, Vimeo, Dailymotion or Metacafe. 2010 in Review! We’re posting the best articles from the year to help you get 2011 off to the right start!

Customer Service Kings: 3 Strategies All Businesses Can Employ

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A few weeks later Youtube user Tim Davis uploaded another Comcast customer service call, this time catching company representatives lying about technician fees. Comcast profits were $1.99 billion for Q2 2014, up 15 percent from a year earlier, according to the company’s website.

Internet Marketing Strategy Articles for the Week of March 31, 2014

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YouTube Reveals the Secret Formula to Content Marketing Success (Search Engine Watch). Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of March 31, 2014…. The cost of bad data: stats (eConsultancy).

How to Get Your Company to Go Viral on Facebook

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Go global with your sharing by updating across other media platforms like Pinterest, Twitter and YouTube. Or follow in the footsteps of Lifelock, which shares LifeLock videos on Facebook that have been uploaded to YouTube.

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Turning Your Video Viral in 3 Easy Steps

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The inmates dancing to “Thriller” in their YouTube video (Photo credit: Wikipedia) What makes one video go viral above another? How can you make sure you video stands a chance of being seen on the world wide web?

10 Simple Steps to Social Media Success

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The simplest way to do this is to Google your company or use the native platforms on social media like search.twttier.com or the search features on Facebook, LinkedIN and YouTube. Identify Your TARGETS. These should relate to your key business objectives. Be as specific and quantitative as possible (e.g. 100 new engaged Twitter followers a week,” “$5,000/month in new online sales,” etc.). Emotionalize Your BRAND.

Top Internet Marketing Strategy Links for the Week of January 13, 2014

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Top 10 Ways to Build Lasting Links in 2014

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Hosting the video directly on your site maximizes whatever link juice you’ll get if other sites do link to it instead of having it hosted on YouTube. The tradeoff is the traffic, as there’s a greater chance of the video itself being seen on YouTube than on your site.

Top Internet Marketing Strategy Links for the Week of October 14th, 2013

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Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of January 12, 2013

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Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of November 3, 2012

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Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of May 12, 2012

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Social Media – A Video Creator’s Checklist From YouTube (Marketing Profs). Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of May 12, 2012… 3 Common Small Business Pricing Mistakes (Small Biz Trends).

Top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of March 3, 2012

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10 Ways to Make YouTube Work for Your Brand (Social Times). Here are the top Internet strategy, marketing and technology links for the week of March 3, 2012… . Blog Wise Tip 1: Diagnose Productivity Problems (ProBlogger). Blog Wise Tip 2: Know Your Motivations (ProBlogger).

Digging in the Cache – Rick Rolling

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When you click the link, you’re taken to Rick Astley’s music video for Never Gonna Give You Up: People even got more tricksy in their efforts to rickroll friends by embedding the video into other websites (instead of YouTube).

Digging in the Cache – Keyboard Cat

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Keyboard Cat (named Fatso) was originally recorded in 1984 by Charlie Schmidt, but wasn’t posted on YouTube until 2007, under the title “charlie schmidt’s cool cats.&#

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