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Google Search: 200 Ranking Factors {Infographic}

Google Search: 200 Ranking Factors {Infographic} | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it

Another great infographic resource and everything you wanted to know about SE0 Want to optimize your website for the search engines? You need to take time to get yourself familiar with search engine algorithms. Google is always changing its own algorithm to combat spam and give higher quality websites a better chance to succeed. This infographic by Backlinko and Single Grain covers some of the most important Google ranking factors you should be familiar with...


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Higher Ranking WordPress Blog

Higher Ranking WordPress Blog | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
The WordPress SEO plugin does so many good things related to achieving higher rankings that it's a bit limiting to simply label it an SEO plugin.
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8 Simple SEO Tricks That’ll Help You Rank Above the Fold and Increase Your CTR

8 Simple SEO Tricks That’ll Help You Rank Above the Fold and Increase Your CTR | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
When it comes to on-page optimization and increasing your conversion rates, you have to place the important things above the fold.
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Topsy: You Can Now Search for Any Tweet in History

Topsy: You Can Now Search for Any Tweet in History | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
Search for any tweet in history -- all 425 billion tweets, videos, images, blog posts and location pins dating back to Jack Dorsey's first tweet in 2006.

 

On Wednesday, Topsy took it a step further by opening up an archive of Twitter's entire history to the public — more than 425 billion tweets, videos, images, blog posts and location pins dating back to founder Jack Dorsey's first tweet in 2006, Topsy CEO Duncan Greatwood said in a release. Topsy's archive previously dated back to 2010, when it first partnered with Twitter.

 

Read More: http://mashable.com/2013/09/04/search-tweet-history/

 

Topsy: http://topsy.com/


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9Dotstrategies's curator insight, September 5, 2013 10:13 PM

You can now view who Tweet your posts or mention your Twitter name with Topsy.

 

Celebritize You's comment, September 7, 2013 9:54 AM
Just remember, if it is put in digital (e form), it always will remain and people can see it.
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The Six Google Tech Talks Every Developer Should Watch

The Six Google Tech Talks Every Developer Should Watch | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
For years Google has hosted a YouTube channel called Google Tech Talks a grassroots-style series where great minds in science programming and...
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How Small Businesses Can Optimize Website Content with Calls to Action

How Small Businesses Can Optimize Website Content with Calls to Action | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
A recent study of how small businesses use calls to action found that many have a long way to go toward driving conversions for their content marketing efforts. Find out more about how small busine...
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55 Free Templates to Make Visual Content Creation Quick & Painless

55 Free Templates to Make Visual Content Creation Quick & Painless | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
Free visual content creation templates for infographics, SlideShares, social media graphics, CTAs, and more! Really helpful tools and tips..
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Online Marketing News: 80 Rules of Social, Vine Growing, Yahoo Topples Google, Shoppers Go Mobile, Top Twitter Women | Online Marketing Blog

Online Marketing News: 80 Rules of Social, Vine Growing, Yahoo Topples Google, Shoppers Go Mobile, Top Twitter Women | Online Marketing Blog | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
Speed Interviews with aimClear’s Internet Marketing Wonderteam Reveal PPC & Social Marketing Advice was originally published on BruceClay.com, home of expert search engine optimization tips (Online Marketing News: 80 Rules of Social, Vine Growing,...
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31 Twitter Tips: How To Use Twitter Tools And Twitter Best Practices For Business

31 Twitter Tips: How To Use Twitter Tools And Twitter Best Practices For Business | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
For years I have wondered what the value of Twitter is for sales and business. Everyone knows the indisputable value of LinkedIn for B2B sales, marketing, B2B prospecting, and entrepreneurs in general.
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Curate Your Online Visual Portfolio with Dunked

Curate Your Online Visual Portfolio with Dunked | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it

"Dunked makes creating your online & mobile portfolio website super simple. Showcase your design, illustration, video and photography work on any device."


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Robin Good's curator insight, June 11, 2013 3:17 AM



If you are looking for a free tool that allows you to easily create a visual portfolio of images and/or video clips, organized into categories, Dunked offers an excellent solution.


Simple, elegant and very straightforward to use, Dunked makes it easy to upload one or more pictures at a time and to arrange them on your portfolio page and into separate collections called Projects.


You can customize background, colors for all the elements on a page, fonts, logo and you can add a personalized About and Contact page.



My comments: Excellent visual portoflio tool for photographers, designers and artists of any kind. Compared to having an image or video collection on Pinterest, the difference is that the presentation style is much more elegant, and images are viewed by default at a much larger size. You also have fine control on individual text style, colors and other design elements. The absence of a bookmarklet further indicates that this tool has been designed with the photographer/artist/painter in mind and not to collect stuff found on the web.


Free to use.


Try it out now: http://dunked.com/



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TechTip: Instagram tricks and tips

For about the last month, Instagram has enabled tagging for other users, you can also quickly 'like' photos and reply to users without having to type in thei...

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Zbynek Kysela ✔'s curator insight, May 30, 2013 9:15 PM
Instagram tricks and tips #YouTube

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I'm on Instagram!

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ToyotaVoice: How Gesture Control And Wearable Tech Will Revolutionize Our Digital Lives

ToyotaVoice: How Gesture Control And Wearable Tech Will Revolutionize Our Digital Lives | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it

Gesture control is the latest step in the evolution of human/computer interaction, replacing traditional interface methods like keyboards and touchscreens. It's not science fiction. It's not even speculative.Pause your favorite show by snapping your fingers. Adjust the temperature in your home with a flick of the wrist. Scroll through your big presentation by waving your hand. Gesture control is the latest step in the evolution of human/computer interaction, replacing traditional interface methods like keyboards and touchscreens. It’s not science fiction. It’s not even speculative. It’s real, it’s available, and it can free you from your desk chair.Gesture control set hearts racing at this year’s SXSW festival. The annual who’s who of digital innovators, investors, and artists flooded Twitter with buzz about several gesture control devices, including Leap Motion. The Leap Motion device packs multiple cameras and LEDs into a package smaller than a deck of cards and is, according to the company itself, 200 times more accurate than comparable technologies. This sensor detects the movements of your hand, and the device responds accordingly....

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Working From Home: 5 crazy SEO mistakes not to make in WordPress

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7 Bright Ways to Use Your iPhone's LED Light

7 Bright Ways to Use Your iPhone's LED Light | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
Seven fun and practical ways to use the iPhone LED light on the iPhone 4, 4S, and 5 for parties, music, and everyday life.
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Tips Best WordPress SEO plugins

Tips Best WordPress SEO plugins | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
I have been working on a new WordPress based site for a client and was looking for some good SEO options even though WordPress is by nature SEO (http://t.co/0DUceqxXvZ...
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GOZEN Host LLC's curator insight, January 28, 2014 7:54 AM

Tools that make your life easier and give your blog growth a kick

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Create Custom Graphics and Titles To Display Inside Live Google Hangouts Sessions

Create Custom Graphics and Titles To Display Inside Live Google Hangouts Sessions | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it

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Robin Good's curator insight, August 24, 2013 7:08 AM



HangoutMagix is a free web app which allows you to create the graphics elements to make your live sessions inside Google Hangouts look more professional.  


With HangoutMagix you can create an overlay bar with your name and title, add a call-to-action and display the name of your show with its logo.


The tool is very simple and intuitive to use. You select the graphic element you want to personalize, edit the text, change the colors, select a style among the pre-set ones and you are ready to save a transparent .PNG file that you can then import into Google Hangouts interface.


Free to use.


Try it out now: http://hangoutmagix.com/ 


See how it works: http://i.imgur.com/bij0ltY.gif 

Video tutorial: http://youtu.be/5pCJJ8lCTMs 



 

 

Randy Bauer's curator insight, August 24, 2013 4:40 PM

This is a great recommendation by Robin Good on graphics for Google Hangouts. Hangouts are taking off and using graphics to spruce up the hangout for calls to action or logo/display has great impliations for adding value. I will check this out and pass it along.

Josette Williams's curator insight, January 5, 2014 4:02 AM

Accessorize your Google Hangouts with this nifty app.

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Long tail SEO benefits for website owners

Long tail SEO benefits for website owners | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
Long tail SEO has many benefits to offer to website owners. Whether you are running an online shop, a content driven website, a blog or your company’s website, long tail SEO can help you get more organic traffic and more targeted customers.
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Best SEO Company | Best SEO Companies | Compare Best Search Engine Optimization Companies, SEO Services, SEO Firms

Best SEO Company | Best SEO Companies | Compare Best Search Engine Optimization Companies, SEO Services, SEO Firms | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
Rankings & reviews of the best SEO companies & search engine marketing firms. Find the best SEO services, SEO companies, seo firms, seo company, search engine optimization and marketing agencies.
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Essential Steps To Speed Up Windows 7 Very Easily

Essential Steps To Speed Up Windows 7 Very Easily | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it
How to speed up windows 7 is main question every one is asking on internet.This article will guide you how to speed up windows 7 step by step.
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28 Best Firefox Add-ons | The Geeky Globe

Mozilla Firefox is one for the browsers that is used quite a lot and though it is not a pioneering web browser to support extensions but is has one of the biggest library of them.
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How To Make Rich Pins From Your Own Products [Cheat Sheet] - Business 2 Community

How To Make Rich Pins From Your Own Products [Cheat Sheet] - Business 2 Community | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it

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Looks useful but you need to know HTML

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Curate Your Visual Appearance Across Social Media with the AP Social Media Image Maker

Curate Your Visual Appearance Across Social Media with the AP Social Media Image Maker | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it

 

 


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..very slick tool to help you with all those different image sizes..

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migueltacoronte's curator insight, April 11, 2014 4:54 PM

"Mejora tu imagen de forma general con la aplicación Social Media Image Maker, ....Twitter, Flickr, Pinterest y más.

Maura Cannaviello's curator insight, May 30, 2014 4:40 AM

Curare i contenuti significa anche adattarli alle diverse piattaforme social. Ognuna delle quali ha le proprie regole di pubblicazione, comprensive di formato e peso.

Dopo aver scritto un buon contenuto, è quindi importante lavorare alla sua presentazione.

Content Curation


- Perché curare i contenuti e 4 tool utili --->
http://www.maura.it/tool-per-la-content-curation/

- Hootsuite e Scoop.it, due piattaforme per la cura dei contenuti a confronto --->
http://www.maura.it/differenze-tra-hootsuite-e-scoop/ ;

Antonella Pezzarossa's curator insight, May 31, 2014 4:18 AM

The tool we were missing..great for personal branding on #SocialMedia! 

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Working SLR camera made with 3D printer | NextGadgets.net | Cool Gadgets

Working SLR camera made with 3D printer | NextGadgets.net | Cool Gadgets | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it

You can make a lot of cool stuff on a 3D printer — small statues, duck feet… and many other things eventually. For now, French design student Leo Marius has harnessed the power of 3D printing to make a real SLR camera, and you can too. It’s called the OpenReflex camera because it’s completely open. All the 3D files and instructions are available online.All you need to make this camera is a 3D printer capable of using ABS plastic, a CNC tool, and a couple of inexpensive parts, like screws and a small mirror. It takes about 15 hours of 3D printing to get the necessary body components. After that, you’re looking at an hour to assemble everything. At the end of this grueling process you have a manual SLR camera with a fixed 1/60s exposure and a neat mechanical shutter....

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Top 20 Best Portable Wireless Microphones and Accessories for Video Interviews

Top 20 Best Portable Wireless Microphones and Accessories for Video Interviews | Tips, Tricks and Technology How To's | Scoop.it

 

 


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Robin Good's curator insight, August 4, 2013 4:38 AM



The best portable wireless microphone kit alternatives available for purchase online.

If you are a web publisher or rookie video-maker interested in capturing good quality sound in your next video interview, having a good, reliable  portable wireless microphone kit can make all of the difference of the world (especially if the alternative is the built-in microphone inside your camcorder).


Recording the voice of the person you are interviewing with a dedicated mike, close to the person and not too sensitive to other sounds in the background is the ideal solution, to obtain the same kind of sound you hear on professional news interviews on TV.

In this collection I have put together by using the Amazon Wish List facility, you can find over a dozen "economic" wireless microphone kits (under $250) as well as indispensable accessories as adaptors, plugs, lavalier microphone backup and wind protectors.


Best portable wireless microphones for video interviews: http://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/1H58ZIB8Y5N1W/ref=topnav_lists_2




Jerry Lazar's comment, August 9, 2013 10:55 AM
Check out how VideoPro Camera app enables you to use, with splitter, a remote mic and headphones to monitor audio (via onscreen meter): http://www.VideoProCamera.com , designed by a top pro to enable iPhone video shooters to get professional results...
Robin Good's comment, August 9, 2013 11:17 AM
Thank you Jerry. Much appreciated.