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Net Smart: How To Thrive Online

Net Smart: How To Thrive Online | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it

For the health of the online commons -- we need to understand literacies of attention, crap detection, participation, collaboration, and network awareness.

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A sketch-note about how to thrive online as individuals.

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Isolation is now a choice educators make.

Isolation is now a choice educators make. | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
I was reading some blog posts from a course that used my blog to push some thinking.  The post that they discussed talks about being proactive through blogging used for reflection.  It was interest...
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I totally agree about blogging for CPD etc., once I started blogging it opened up a whole new world.  This also applies to students where they can showcase their work to world.

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SEO and SMM

SEO and SMM | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
10 #Blog Titles that drive MASSIVE TRAFFIC
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Simple tips for success .... we hope.

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How to drive the right kind of traffic to your website - Real Business

How to drive the right kind of traffic to your website - Real Business | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
How to drive the right kind of traffic to your website
Real Business
I often get asked “My conversion rate is only 1% what should I change on my site to improve it?” or “My bounce rate is over 50% - what do I need to change on the website?
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Am I the only one who finds this very confusing ... but I still try to work my way around this mindfield of gaining more traffic!

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How do I amplify my brand on LinkedIn?

How do I amplify my brand on LinkedIn? | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it

Success on the platform starts with building an optimizing your profile to help it rank higher in s...


Via Cendrine Marrouat - www.socialmediaslant.com
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A useful article that shows you how to amplify your brand on LinkedIn which is a good way for small businesses and entrepreneurs to get exposure for their work.

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LinkedIn offers great ways for small businesses and entrepreneurs to get exposure for their work.

 

Success on the platform starts with building an optimizing your profile to help it rank higher in search engines. Then, you should create your own LinkedIn Page and join relevant Groups.

 

Of course, there is also the part about monitoring, measuring, and refining…

 

Here is an interesting presentation that will help you get started on the right track.

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Bring your blog to stardom by amplifying your site traffic in 6 ways

Bring your blog to stardom by amplifying your site traffic in 6 ways | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it

Your blog may be the next big content rock star but it’s going to be pointless without establishing a huge fan base. Success in the blogging business, while it calls for skill and content quality, also needs a strategy to attract readers.


You don’t want to put your efforts to waste by maintaining a blog whose reach only extends up to your officemates and friends. At kickoff, your blog must become popular to at least one or two market areas just to keep your site going. Boosting your site traffic, therefore, is a vital ingredient in blog popularity. In the initial stages of blogging, the goal must always include how to generate publicity, one way or another. And there are several ways to gain that kind of attention:


Via Brian Yanish - MarketingHits.com
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One of the most difficult things I find is how to increase traffic beyond colleagues, friends etc ... here are some tips to help us gain more attention.

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5 Tips for Writing More Content in Less Time - Business 2 Community (blog)

5 Tips for Writing More Content in Less Time - Business 2 Community (blog) | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
Business 2 Community (blog) 5 Tips for Writing More Content in Less Time Business 2 Community (blog) I am currently writing this blog post on a tool called white room, which is a full-screen writing environment for Mac that disables all...
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Some good tips here ... never heard of the white room before; distractions - I never seem to concentrate on one thing whilst writing and will definitely try out the white room.

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Why Most People Say They're Addicted to the Internet - Do we need to set up a 12 step program?

Why Most People Say They're Addicted to the Internet - Do we need to set up a 12 step program? | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
Why Most People Say They’re Addicted to the Internet - Do we need to set up a 12 step program?
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I think I might be ....

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12 Critical Elements Every Homepage Must Have [Infographic]

12 Critical Elements Every Homepage Must Have [Infographic] | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
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Twelve useful tips for homepage ... some of which I had not considered

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Abracadabra Social Media

Abracadabra Social Media | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
10 Easy Ways to Write Better #Blog Posts #Infographic
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I've been slacking lately but these tips might be just I need to get started again!

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12 Reasons You Won't “Make It” as a Blogger | IFB

12 Reasons You Won't “Make It” as a Blogger | IFB | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
fashion blogger. I've contributed for IFB for the past four years and have written a LOT of posts. I've also received thousands of comments over the years, so I feel like I have an idea of “what the IFB community wants.
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Again this is specifically about fashion, the article can be used across the board

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Social Commerce Infographics

Social Commerce Infographics | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
5 Ways to Rock #Instagram for Business
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I've just joined Instagram and have yet to use it ... these tips may help me get  started.

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007 Blogging Made Easy

007 Blogging Made Easy | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
12 Brilliant #Blog Ideas
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Great tips .. some of which I hadn't thought about!

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50+ Great Repurposing Ideas

50+ Great Repurposing Ideas | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it

50+ Great Repurposing Ideas  brings newt ideas for repurposing objects into everything from jewelry to home decor to storage and more. 

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Infografia

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12 ideas brillantes para los post de tu #Blog - #Infografía
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A nice infographic to print and put up on the notice board to tick off once covered.

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Insomnia Strikes: Blogging Tips: How to get more followers.

Insomnia Strikes: Blogging Tips: How to get more followers. | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
I'm no expert blogger, but I thought I would share the little that I do know about blogging. So I'm writing a few posts on blogging tips, this first one is about how to get more followers. Hitting 200+ followers has not been easy.
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This article gives straight forward simple tips to improve your blog traffic, followers ... I didn't know about GFC and will add it straight away.

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Becoming a world champion blogger by leveraging your existing characteristics and resources

Becoming a world champion blogger by leveraging your existing characteristics and resources | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
Editor's Note: At Scoop.it, we believe content curation is just as powerful as original content generation.
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How to become a champion blogger...?  It's something we all endeavour to achieve ...here are some useful tips to help you on your way.

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30 Ways To Drive Traffic To Your Website - Blogging Tips

30 Ways To Drive Traffic To Your Website - Blogging Tips | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
Increasing traffic to your business, website, or blog is the key to building a larger audience. I have enlisted in this post the top ways to increase traffic your website. The benefit of increasing your traffic is to improve visibility, ...
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I like this post particularly because the  author has taken the time to list names of websites that can help you with each topic.

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Learning how to write effective sentences for the web

Learning how to write effective sentences for the web | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
Communication between people is 55% body language, 38% tone of voice, and only 7% the words you actually say.
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Great tips and worth printing out to keep as prompt.

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Collaborate & Monetize Your Blog Content with Monogram | IFB

Collaborate & Monetize Your Blog Content with Monogram | IFB | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
This SPONSORED post is brought to you by Monogram Two of the biggest issues for bloggers are how to reach new readers, and make more money? Maintaining. ...
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This sounds great will try this out later today !

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Blooms Taxonomy Peacock with apps that help you reach them

Blooms Taxonomy Peacock with apps that help you reach them | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
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Lovely infographic

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Pinterest For Business: Viral Branding & Marketing Powerhouse

Pinterest For Business: Viral Branding & Marketing Powerhouse | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
Infographic: The Expanding Small Business Web
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information that demonstrates the effectiveness of social media of small businesses

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Blog Stuff

Blog Stuff | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
Blogging.
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Infographic showing what you don't see ...

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How to market your app yourself and take it front page - BBC News

How to market your app yourself and take it front page - BBC News | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
BBC News How to market your app yourself and take it front page BBC News "You need to start thinking about your marketing way before you launch, from the moment you get the idea, you need to start testing the waters, having beta testers that are...
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Great tips for all products

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Infographics

Infographics | My Blog 2014 | Scoop.it
Réseaux sociaux social Networks
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This is really helpful ... will print and paste to wall!

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