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A Scientific Guide to Hashtags: How Many, Which Ones, and Where to Use Them | Social Media Today

A Scientific Guide to Hashtags: How Many, Which Ones, and Where to Use Them | Social Media Today | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

Internet language has evolved considerably over the past few years as social media has taken off. Hashtags are a huge part of this evolution. What once was a telephone button is now a social media phenomenon.  No wonder people are curious.

 

When they ask, I tell them that hashtags are a pound sign immediately followed by a keyword. They're used for categorization on social media. Yes, they can be annoying if overused. And yes, I've seen the hashtag video of Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake.

 

Hashtags also have the potential to be truly valuable. The stats and info below make a pretty clear case that we should be understanding, using, and appreciating hashtags....


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Most people don't really use hashtags because it sounds too confusing.  I'll admit I don't use them either but I know I should.

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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, June 20, 2014 12:45 AM

Kevan Lee says hashtags rule and it's time you learned how to use them effectively.

Two Pens's curator insight, June 20, 2014 10:29 AM

Good  explanation and. Tips on #tags. 

Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, June 20, 2014 1:22 PM

Important for readers & writers, researchers & marketers

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Congressmen: Obama using ‘Cloward-Piven maneuver’

Congressmen: Obama using ‘Cloward-Piven maneuver’ | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it
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I agree with this but I never consciously realized that one of the immediate objectives would be to turn Texas into a Democratic state.  Texas needs to 'push back'.  

 

Will Perry do it?

 

I doubt it.  But regardless, this is a good example of how the southern states felt pre-Civil War when the north was simply pushing them too fast to change their economy by freeing all the slave immediately.....and look what chaos that created in the southern economy for many years after that.

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Videos may make up 84 percent of internet traffic by 2018: Cisco

Videos may make up 84 percent of internet traffic by 2018: Cisco | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it
By Marina Lopes WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Video consumption of the World Cup alone will generate nearly as much Internet traffic as occurred in all of Australia in 2013, according to a new Cisco Systems Inc report that shows growth in Internet traffic is fueled by video. The report, which says video is expected to grow to 84 percent of Internet traffic in the United States by 2018 from 78 percent currently, raises questions about whether Internet service providers should prioritize traffic, which has become a controversial issue. "In the future at some point every month is going to look like the world cup month because the consumption just keeps getting bigger and bigger," said Robert Pepper, Cisco's vice president of global technology policy. Cisco, one of the leading makers of networking equipment, studies the use and speed of devices, connections and data for an annual forecast of Internet traffic growth.
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The implications of this are very clear but it's too bad that most business owners don't realize that even a mediocre video is better than none.  They don't have to beat the 'guy' on the top.  They just have to beat the person who's doing little or nothing.

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7 Quick Ways to Curate Industry Content for Your Blog

7 Quick Ways to Curate Industry Content for Your Blog | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

ThisLearn how to keep your blog going through the help of curation -- and where the heck to find that content when you need it.

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This is an interesting amalgamation of information sources but I've always said the nowadays the biggest challenge isn't just about finding information.  It's also about determining what that information means (if anything at all) and being able to express that (or those) points to your own unique audience.  

 

In other words..."OK.  More information.  So what?!"  But of course some people already pointed out that curation IS about more than just the raw information itself, right?  I've always said that a few wise words, well spoken softly and slowly, are worth a lot more than gigs of info 'dumped' on somebody's head.

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Why LinkedIn is morphing from a social network into an online newspaper

Why LinkedIn is morphing from a social network into an online newspaper | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

On May 5th, LinkedIn will celebrate its 11th birthday.It announced last month that 300 million people had signed up for the professional social network. This evening, LinkedIn will report earnings for first quarter of this year, which analysts expect to surpass the company’s own guidance.

 

Despite all these positive signs, there is one question that has dogged the network for the majority of its history: What is LinkedIn actually for?Establishing a clearer identity is crucial to LinkedIn’s future. 

 

While more than 300 million people have joined, LinkedIn’s most recent filings suggest that the number of people who log in at least once a month is probably closer to 200 million. Growth in US monthly desktop users and desktop pageviews both slipped into negative territory last year (though visitors from mobile are climbing)....


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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, May 6, 2014 11:39 AM

This is a very thorough business overview of LinkedIn, its challenges and its future.

Marilyn Moran's curator insight, May 6, 2014 8:43 PM

Definitely becoming more of a content platform.

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Google Is Reportedly Set To Carve Up Its Failed Social Network Google+ | Business Insider

Google Is Reportedly Set To Carve Up Its Failed Social Network Google+ | Business Insider | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

Google may kill its social network, Google+, following Vic Gundotra's departure.Google is reportedly planning to dismantle its social network, Google+. Google will consider Google+ a platform rather than a product, TechCrunch reports, citing "multiple sources.

 

"This means that it will no longer exist as a social network aimed at competing with Facebook, but it still might be integrated into Google's existing products. The company has allegedly been shifting the teams that used to be at "the core" of Google+ and is moving more talent toward the Android team....


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I must admit that I'm one of those people who was kind of irritated when I started to hear that Google+ was ANOTHER social network I had to worry about.  As if Facebook wasn't enough pain-in-the-ass.  However, I will admit also that any property that Google has is probably going to be impossible to ignore simply because they clearly are going to give it preferential treatment (just like Blogger).

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AffiliateMarketHelp's curator insight, April 27, 2014 9:35 PM

Like countless others, I truly hope all this is premature 'idle chat'....like what the phone will look like, etc.  Google+ is a mainstay of mine; I have met and made numerous friends and business contacts/learned a multitude of new things/been introduced to entirely new concepts/the list goes on and on.

 

Please, if you feel as I do, LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD TO GOOGLE!  KEEP YOUR HANDS OFF GOOGLE+ UNLESS IT IS IMPROVEMENT TO UTILIZATION, ETC.

 

Thank you one and all.

thomas junillon's curator insight, April 28, 2014 8:27 AM

wait & see... as usual with G+!

Joan Puighermanal Oller's curator insight, April 28, 2014 11:42 AM

Segons algunes fonts Google tancarà Google+ com a xarxa social!!

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The Top 100 Tools to Capture, Edit, Publish and Distribute Video Online

The Top 100 Tools to Capture, Edit, Publish and Distribute Video Online | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it
The best tools and services to capture, edit, publish and distribute video online.

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This list would probably just intimidate most business owners but it will, no-doubt, be interesting to more curious onliners.  Robin always has interesting info.

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Mª Jesús García S.M.'s curator insight, January 13, 2015 1:58 AM

Awfully good list!

Tdutec Innovación Educativa's curator insight, January 25, 2015 11:51 AM

añada su visión ...

Ness Crouch's curator insight, April 9, 2015 8:31 PM

Wow! Extensive Lots of ideas here!!

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How to Score Your Website’s SEO in 10 Minutes or Less

How to Score Your Website’s SEO in 10 Minutes or Less | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it
Many digital marketers know a lot of details about SEO, but they have trouble with the big picture. One of the most important skills you can develop is g
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Worthwhile even if it's just to read and  have it in your subconscious basically what and where these factors are.

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13 Google+ Tools to Improve Your Marketing |

13 Google+ Tools to Improve Your Marketing | | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it
Use these tools tips to get Google+ analytics, drive traffic to Google+ with +Post Ads, segment your audience, integrate audio, and improved posts.
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Here's a post from Ryan Hanley.  I don't know who he is but obviously he knows a lot of Google+.  I've been endeavoring to learn more about G+ lately and I found several illuminating factoids and illustrations here.  There's an interesting video about "Circles" too.

 

This info came to me via Michael Stelzner's always excellent www.socialmediaexaminer.com .

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Scott Sigler.com saved me about 75% on a new domain at GoDaddy.com!

Scott Sigler.com saved me about 75% on a new domain at GoDaddy.com! | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it
GoDaddy code sigler295 gets a new domain for $2.95, including dot-com names. Or, GoDaddy coupon go35off5 saves 32% off entire single order of all products.
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I believe in giving credit where credit is due so I want the world to know that I just got a new domain, (www.buildingawebpresence.com) from GoDaddy for a grand total of ONLY $3.13.  It was quick and easy and, needless to say, I'm a 'happy camper'.  I've actually got one or two more to order soon.

 

It was strange though in one way.  I tried to use JoinHoney.com, which I had used successfully before, but this time it didn't seem to work.  The first time I used it, I was in Manila and it worked fine. 

 

But now I'm in Ras al Khaimah, UAE.... and it didn't seem to work.  It's supposed to automatically give you the discount during the GoDaddy checkout process. I'm actually rather surprised because JoinHoney was recommended to me by a very successful internet marketer. But....whatever.

 

Thanks Scott Sigler!  I'll have my new website up in a week or so.

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5 Twitter Tools to Increase Your Blog Retweets |

5 Twitter Tools to Increase Your Blog Retweets | | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it
Discover five easy-to-use Twitter tools that make it simple and fast for readers to spread the word about your newest blog content with one click.
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Good article for all the different 'angles' on using Twitter.

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One-Click One-to-One Free VideoConferencing with Awesometalk

One-Click One-to-One Free VideoConferencing with Awesometalk | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

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I'm fascinated by these kinds of tools.

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everyone love free and easy.

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How to Benefit from the LinkedIn Publishing Platform |

How to Benefit from the LinkedIn Publishing Platform | | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

Did you know you can publish your articles on the LinkedIn publishing platform?

 

Do you want to build more authority in your niche?

 

LinkedIn is opening up its publishing platform to all 277 million+ members!

 

In this article, I’ll show you how high-quality content creators and bloggers can use LinkedIn’s publishing platform to build their influence....


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I've heard about this recently but had not read about it until I saw this one.  I blog a log anyway so I suppose it just makes sense to start putting it on LI.

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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, March 18, 2014 10:25 AM

The LinkedIn Publishing Platform can help build your influence using Stephanie Sammon's tips.

aanve's curator insight, March 19, 2014 3:35 AM

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Chris Agro's curator insight, March 19, 2014 10:03 AM

More great insights on how to take advantage of LinkedIn for business can be found here: -Chris Agro (@agrotising) 

http://linkedintobusiness.com/linkedin-checklists/

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How to Use Google Plus for Marketing [INFOGRAPHIC]

How to Use Google Plus for Marketing [INFOGRAPHIC] | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

Neil Patel: "Whether you like or hate Google Plus, you have no choice but to leverage it. Why? Because Google owns it!

 

As the most popular site in the world, Google can really help boost your revenue. Having the top rankings can mean the difference between being in business and being out of business".


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You know... I REALLY have a hard time feeling friendly toward Google.  Or YouTube, for that matter.  They're both arrogant as the day is long.  I mean, where else would any sane person do business with somebody where you couldn't even talk directly to a manger...let alone the 'owner'.

 

They get all pissy and and toss people off of their platforms with virtually zero recourse at all while at the same time giving the government any and all information they want while ALSO taking our information and using it either (a) for their own purposes and/or (b) against us.

 

That's good service?

 

I recall hearing that Google+ is changing into another animal now that the original founder has departed.  That's the way these guys do it.  They're digital 'pushers'.... get you hooked and then raise the price.

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Gareth Harris's curator insight, June 16, 2014 6:35 AM

Do you use Google+? This article shows wow to Use Google Plus for Marketing.

Sara Greenfield's curator insight, June 20, 2014 8:30 AM

What a fantastic Infographic

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36 redundant phrases to eliminate from your writing

36 redundant phrases to eliminate from your writing | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

...One way I’ve found to help readers is to use concise language and eliminate redundancies. As Strunk and White advise, “Make every word tell.


Below is a list of phrases in which every word does not tell. These phrases are redundant, repetitive, wordy, and verbose. Paring phrases such as these is an easy way to tighten your writing. (Redundant words are italicized.) 

• added bonus
• advance planning
• armed gunman
• circulate around
• close proximity
• completely full 
• consensus of opinion ...


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I see some in here that I'm guilty of using too!

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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, June 12, 2014 11:13 AM

As Strunk and White famously admonished, ‘Omit needless words.’ Here are 36 worth omitting. Your readers will thank you for it.

Smith_Lin's curator insight, June 13, 2014 4:25 AM

Something to add to essay writing skills

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Master This Copywriting Formula to Dominate Any Social Media Platform | Copyblogger

Master This Copywriting Formula to Dominate Any Social Media Platform | Copyblogger | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

When you master copywriting fundamentals you can take those skills anywhere. Take the Problem-Agitate-Solve formula for example ...The formula works like this:- Identify a problem- Agitate that problem- Trot out the solutionIts applications are endless....


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This is nothing new.

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Marc Kneepkens's curator insight, June 5, 2014 8:14 AM

Understanding human behavior is key to mastering internet skills. Great article.

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The Busy Person's Guide to Content Curation: A 3-Step Process

The Busy Person's Guide to Content Curation: A 3-Step Process | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

Museums curate works of art. We digital marketers curate blog posts.

 

Though our link shares may not be artistic contributions, the idea of curation is at least the same at museums and online: We’re all seeking only the best material to pass along to our patrons, customers, fans, or followers.

 

Finding and sharing exquisite content  has never had more value than it does today.People love being told what’s good to read or essential to see. With that in mind, we’ve collected some ways to get started with curation and to do so as efficiently and expertly as possible....


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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, May 6, 2014 2:26 AM

This is a really well done guide to content curation, useful for newcomers and old hands alike.

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Escape Google With These 12 Search Engine Alternatives

Escape Google With These 12 Search Engine Alternatives | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

Google isn't the only game in town and isn't even the best alternative for many specific search tasks and needs. Here's how to escape Google's grip with Bing, Blekko, BuzzSumo, DuckDuckGo, SocialMention, Quantcast, Topsy, Wolfram|Alpha, and more.

 

As concerns over the de facto monopoly status of Google continue to grow, I'm reminded of the great philosopher Herman Cain and his infamous line  "blame yourself". As long as "Google" is a generic phrase for Internet search, their dominant position is assured. That said, you can do something about it.There are plenty of Google alternatives and many of these players offer a bettersearch experience, depending on your needs. Here are 12 alternatives to escape your reliance on Google for all things search...


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The author is right:  as long as we continue to think that Google is "THE" internet search engine....we can't complain about how Google treats us.  I need to look into these alternatives too.

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Gas caroline's curator insight, May 6, 2014 3:39 AM

Une mine d'infos pour ceux qui cherchent une alternative à Google pour leurs recherches.

Olga Senognoeva's curator insight, May 6, 2014 3:51 AM

Список поисковых инструментов, альтернативных Google.

Если ссылка не открывается - обратите внимание на перечисление поисковиков в первом абзаце поста.

Gonzalo Moreno's curator insight, May 8, 2014 2:51 PM

Hay vida más allá de Google...

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How to Embed a Google+ Post [Quick Tip]

How to Embed a Google+ Post [Quick Tip] | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it
Learn how to embed Google+ posts on your website or blog in just 5 simple steps.
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It's really been amazing to me over the last few months how every time I delve a little deeper in Google+ I discover something else amazing about it that I didn't realize before.  In this case it's Google+ Post embeds.

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Computer Repair Services - Hart's PC Repair - Computer Repair and IT Services - YouTube

http://www.hartspcrepair.com IT services introduction. We help small business owners with their IT issues. If your business needs an affordable and reliable ...
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I've always believed that it was good karma to give thanks where thanks is due and that certainly applies to Paul Hart and his trusty iMac expert Chris Carruthers. They helped over a major hurdle tonight and undoubtedly saved me a lot of further frustration.

I've recently been using an iMac for most of my work. Even though I don't really like Macs very much, I was using it primarily because of the bigger screen. But....

Today I started to have problems with my Adobe Flash.....as and the Firefox platform that I use it on---- it didn't work! So I'm thinking....'What to do?'

I recalled an outsourcing service I'd used before and had pretty good luck with so I went back there and picked out a listing that somehow just 'felt' kinda safe to me. I sent them and email and, even though they're in Georgia and I"m way over here in the UAE, I heart back from the owner, Paul, in just a few hours.

Anybody who's ever dealt with service issues online knows how tense it can be while you wait and wonder and hope that somebody will get back to you, right? That's how I felt.

Much to my relief, I got a skype call from Paul and we set up a time about an hour in the future where he and his Mac guy, Chris, would get back to me and we'd hook-up online and they'd try to solve my problem.

It was obvious that Chris knew what he was doing....i.e. he knew his way 'around' on a Mac but after about 15-20 (much more time than I had prepaid for, Chris began to suspect that it might be a deeper problem than just a configuration issue.

He did some snooping around on various forums and such, right there in 'real time' and...shur'nuff.... he discovered that lots of other people were having similar issue with Macs and Firefox and Flash.

Long-story-short.... we agreed that I should just use Chrome until Firefox got their act together and fixed their Flash plugin to work on Macs. Point is.....they really treated me nice. No bitching about the mystery or goobly-gook trying to 'mouse-up' the ticket. They did exactly what I wanted them to do....they found the answer to my problem.

It made perfect sense to me so....for now.....I'm going to be a Chrome-boy....for now :-) But I would highly recommend Paul and Chris and Hart's PC Repair for any kind of PC problems. Paul's got a real radio-announcer's voice and he and Chris are very easy to communicate with (i.e. they listen well). And last but not least, they're very economical too.

They tell me they do a lot of virus removals (easy to do remotely if you know what you're doing like they do!), remote support and tech support and, just to prove they're not a 'flash-in-the-pan' they've been in business for over 9 years.

Especially for anybody in the US., as cheap as long distance calls are nowadays, it's nice to know that PC frustration relief is just a phone call away .



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What if Everything You Know About Social Media Marketing is Wrong?

What if Everything You Know About Social Media Marketing is Wrong? | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

...If you are employed in social media marketing, it is time for a healthy dose of reality followed by some serious soul searching and career planning. Some of you are lucky enough to work in the rare companies that create advocates with great products, service and mission and thus are equipped to leverage social media for marketing gain; most work at companies that have inflated their opportunities in the medium and are floundering with their social media marketing and content strategies.

 

Here's the way a large number of social media professionals today go about justifying their programs, along with some recent data that may (and should) scare the hell out of you if you work in social media marketing...


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All I can say is that I never really did get 'on' this bandwagon in the sense of trying to milk it for money.  I've always thought that most of what I saw/see on FB and Twitter is extremely silly bullshit  Who has time for such stuff is hard for me to image...especially nowadays with the economy in the tank.

 

I've always thought that any kind of content should have some real value to the reader whether they're your customer or not.  And furthermore that it should be just as much a type of self expression as anything else. 

 

People will make a decision about whether or not they want to 'like' or 'follow' you based on the perception they get of you as a person...or, in the case of companies, by their impression on what the companies really stands for and what they 'do' (and how it benefits people).

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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, April 5, 2014 1:30 AM

This is must-reading for social marketing, social media and PR professionals. It will shatter some of your assumptions about social marketing. Highly recommended. 9/10

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6 Ways User-Generated Content Can Double Your ROI |

6 Ways User-Generated Content Can Double Your ROI | | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it
Find out how a major healthcare brand used social media and user-generated content to double the return on their social media investment.
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I was thinking about almost exactly the same thing two days ago!  My take on it was/is:  We all know people who would probably be glad to write something (over their own name/brand) on our blog.  I think it would be an obvious win/win/win to encourage that sort of thing.

 

In my case, I know two or three pastors, 4 dance instructors, two or three dance event promoters, at least one successful guy in internet marketing, one local real-estate guy, and probably several other people I can't think of right now.

 

What would happen if I sent them an email and just said, "Hey...<Name>, You've been on my contact list for a long time now and I'm pretty sure you know that I have a blog.  I'd be more than happy to have you do a guest-post sometime.  We can discuss the topic but as long as it's 'good' for my readers, I'm cool with whatever you might have in mind.  Please let me know if something like this would interest you.  I'm sure you've got a lot to offer and I suspect that I probably know some people you don't :-)"

 

I even wonder if somebody could come up with some sort of widget or script that would keep an 'offer' like that 'on the table' on my own web properties?  I would have no way of knowing who sees one of my posts and might be very open-minded to guest blogging on my properties.  So what if they're not a AAA+ brand?  Neither am I.  I think it would be a good way for 'us' to help each other 'along the internet road to fame'.

 

P.S.  For 'local business' I think it would be a great way to Joint Venture locally.

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Top 20 Social Business Tools You Can Use On the Go to Stay Ahead of the Game | UpCity

Top 20 Social Business Tools You Can Use On the Go to Stay Ahead of the Game | UpCity | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

...No matter where you are, it’s imperative that you connect with both your customers and employees on the go. To provide excellent customer service, put quality behind your brand, and demonstrate that you are with your customer every step of the way, you and your employees have to connect with them on nearly every level. Local marketing,social media, and content are just a few of the channels you can optimize with tools to stay connected.


In this post, we’ve gathered the top 20 social tools that keep your team alert and on task.


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An interesting list to look through and see which one's you've heard of and which ones you haven't.

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Michelle Gilstrap's curator insight, April 2, 2014 11:52 AM

Excellent list of social tools. Many I didn't know and suggest that everyone give this a review.

Carmen Troche's curator insight, April 2, 2014 7:23 PM

Great tools for business on the go!

Olga Senognoeva's curator insight, May 6, 2014 3:52 AM

В списке - знакомые инструменты для курирования.

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Find, Research, Cite, Link and Curate with the Excellent Google Research Tool

Find, Research, Cite, Link and Curate with the Excellent Google Research Tool | Building a Web Presence | Scoop.it

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I think this is a very intriguing idea.  What I wonder is... is it possible to 'meld' on GD acct with another? 

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Daniel Compton's curator insight, April 2, 2014 12:28 PM

 

Good Google Drive feature

Lee Hall's curator insight, April 2, 2014 12:38 PM

This is one of my favorite tools. It pulls up images too and with the new image editing tools it is so easy to put in a nice picture. 

Library Staff's curator insight, April 2, 2014 6:31 PM

You do have to log into your Google account to see this content, but it's a worthwhile step. 

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A Beginner’s Guide to LinkedIn Showcase Pages

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Learn how to use LinkedIn Showcase Pages to generate leads.

 

Having more than one buyer persona is a balancing act. If they're very different, you may feel like you're constantly in danger of not giving one enough attention, or confusing your personas with untargeted content. Add the problem of keeping all your content grouped together on one social media page, and you're really lost. 

 

Some brands have found a way to fix this issue on LinkedIn, specifically, by creating something called Showcase Pages. Let's take Gap as an example -- they've got a page for Old Navy, Banana Republic, Gap, and Gap Inc. But those pages aren't all connected or centralized around Gap Inc. Showcase Pages, however, fix this problem....


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I just scanned the summary here but I know I have a multiple identity problem.  I've got my dance oriented stuff and they don't like my Libertarian political views (they just don't give a shit!) and I've got my Libertarian and American-Police-State stuff and very few of them do any Salsa dancing.  So....this looks interesting.

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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, March 17, 2014 11:30 AM

Basic tips and practical advice for getting the most from your LinkedIn Showcase features.