Archive: August, 2010

HootSuite Goes Freemium – Paid Plans and Free Alternatives

Posted by Kristi Hines - August 12, 2010 - Social Media, Tools
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My favorite Twitter management tool HootSuite has made the announcement that they are going to start offering different plans for using their service. New users from now on will have to choose a plan (with the option of a 30 day free trial), and current users will have to select a plan sometime in the […]

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Are You Optimizing Your YouTube Videos Properly?

Posted by Mark Thompson - August 11, 2010 - SEO
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YouTube is the 2nd largest search engine in the world, so why not leverage that.  As you probably know, video is becoming such a large part in every marketers strategy.  It is a great way to convey a marketing message and to tell a story, where plain text lacks.  However to maximize exposure on YouTube […]

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5 Online Marketing Skills Learned While Blogging

Posted by Kristi Hines - August 10, 2010 - Blogging
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Although a lot of bloggers may not consider themselves Internet marketers, they have likely developed many valuable online marketing skills. How? Through simply promoting their own blog and latest posts. I know that many of my online marketing skills can be directly attributed to the trial and error process of things I did to get […]

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The Ultimate Social Bookmarking Content Creation Guide (Part 3: Reddit)

Posted by Mark Thompson - August 9, 2010 - Social Media
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This is part 3 of a 5 part series that covers creating content for the following social bookmarking sites.  The other parts will be released over the next few weeks so keep checking back. Part 1: Digg Part 2: StumbleUpon Part 3: Reddit Part 4: Mixx Part 5: Delicious Reddit Reddit is a bit of […]

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Help Promote My Post for the Bad Ass SEO Guest Blogging Contest

Posted by Mark Thompson - August 6, 2010 - SEO
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Today is the launch of my guest post I entered for the Bad Ass SEO Guest Blogging Contest.  I would appreciate it if everyone would help in promoting my post “6 Shocking Truths About Internet Marketing“.  Feel free to leave your comments and share with your friends. My contest entry talks about: How Internet Marketing […]

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Social Media Marketing or Content Creation: Which Comes First?

Posted by Ryan Beale - August 6, 2010 - Blogging, Social Media
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While creating a Facebook Fan page, Twitter profile, and LinkedIn profile, YouTube channel, Flickr account, etc and then using those social media networks is technically “creating content,” for the purposes of this post, when I speak of “content creation,” I am referring to adding new pages to your website or blog. Learn about the Pros […]

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Making Sense of Social Media Analytics – With Adam Covati [Podcast]

Posted by Mark Thompson - August 5, 2010 - Social Media
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Yesterday I had the opportunity of speaking with Adam Covati (@covati), the Founder and CTO of Argyle Social.  I asked him a number of questions that talked about Social Media Analytics.  The podcast is about 35 minutes long and it is jam packed with a lot of great information and advice for any company that […]

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The Ultimate Social Bookmarking Content Creation Guide (Part 2: StumbleUpon)

Posted by Mark Thompson - August 4, 2010 - Social Media
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This is part 2 of a 5 part series that covers creating content for the following social bookmarking sites.  The other parts will be released over the next few weeks so keep checking back. Part 1: Digg Part 2: StumbleUpon Part 3: Reddit Part 4: Mixx Part 5: Delicious StumbleUpon Creating content for StumbleUpon traffic […]

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