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Maryn Williams's insight:
I know that Big Brother is watching us but am continually amazed at how that information can be used. These technologies use meta data to create a fingerprint of our likes and needs to target specific advertising to us. In response maybe we should act in a manner conflicting with our norm but then we would probably be identifies as mentally unstable and tracked even more. GEEZ! Mind Control is the new frontier!!!
Search Engine Journal The Definitive Guide to Using Google+ for Building Links & Outreach Search Engine Journal Circles are a defining feature of Google+ and work well for organizing your outreach efforts.
Marketing Pilgrim Marketers Plan to Kick Social Media Investment Up a Notch; Facebook and ... Marketing Pilgrim Are you planning on increasing or decreasing your social media investment in the next 12 months?
Facebook may have 1 billion users and counting, but for a growing number of people niche social networks appear to be offering a more specialized and personalized experience that social networks with a wider net simply can't match.
A decade ago, off-site SEO has been all about links. But it’s expected for search to progress, given that there’s a continuous evolution in web usage – which also has an effect on web marketing best practices.
“Social signals” is another trust and popularity indicator that search engines can use by obtaining available data from known social media networks/websites.
User behaviors, in terms of web usage, have been more exposed in social platforms, which is why this ranking factor has been somehow more relevant in determining popular content, personalities and brands.
Although it’s not applicable to every industry, and not really a factor that Google will most likely focus on, it’s still a signal worth pursuing (diversified traffic sources is always good).
Over the last year or so we have seen many changes to the way companies go about implementing their link building campaigns. With search engines like Google looking to distinguish between high quality websites with authority and spam sites producing numerous backlinks to climb up search rankings, it has meant that many traditional anchor text based links have become less valuable.
This has led to more and more companies focusing on social media to facilitate their link building campaigns. In this article we will explain how companies go about link building using social media.
Salon 5 things to know about Pinterest Salon Reaching 70 million users and 2.5 billion monthly pageviews, Pinterest has been growing like a weed – a very popular weed that marketing professionals should not ignore.
The majority of adults surveyed by Pew Research Center use social media, with adoption by the older age group growing each year. Twitter specifically was most popular with ages 18 to 29 while the 65 and older group saw ...
LinkedIn or Google+:Which Is Best for B2B Marketers EContent (press release) For some time, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn have been the "big three" of social media, but a new and very powerful player -- Google+ -- has changed the social media...
Maryn Williams's insight:
There are some definite advantages offered by Google+ primarily in searchability. Did you know that Google+ has 343 million active users; LinkedIn has 225 million? The users are different, though soas a B2B marketer you must consider demographic and branding approaches when creating your strategy.
According the the Journal of Medical Internet Research “OHCs are a powerful tool to address some of the challenges chronic care faces today. OHCs help to facilitate communication among... [[ This is a content summary only.
Warning: Big brother has eyes on social media StandardNet It didn't take long for Twitter users to make light of the shocking news that the NSA monitors social media sites, combing the billions of updates for data related to national security.
Maryn Williams's insight:
Is it a scandal? Is it just the new era of no privacy? Is it over reach by a government who protects us from ourselves? What is your take on the NSA situation?
SEO itself has always been somewhat of a barrier to entry for online success.
In other words, for a new person it’s so complex that it takes a long time to understand all the little things that search engines, Google specifically, are asking for. Time, capital, and energy are necessary to rank pages on the world’s most popular search engine.
Perhaps some parts of the industry continue to struggle with how to monetise all this social media malarkey, but that doesn't stop consumers from embracing it. (How much do travellers love social media?
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.