Tag: social media

Do “Like” Buttons Influence Search Engines?

Posted by Ali Syed - May 31, 2011 - SEO, Social Media
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Do Like Buttons Influence SEO

With the rise of social media marketing, the notion of collaboration, integration and disseminating information with a click of a button has become an evident norm. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and recently Google have all found multiple innovative ways to make it easier for their users to collaborate with other users around the world and share […]

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Tumblr Continues to Climb the Blogging Ladder, Now with 15-million Users

Posted by Warner Carter - May 19, 2011 - Blogging
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It seems strange how WordPress remains silent and calm with the recent news that Tumblr is catching up with them. Tumblr, presently ranked as the 3rd most popular blogging platform and the 34th most-visited website in the United States, has just passed the 18-million blog user’s indicator, which many experts consider exceptional, as the company […]

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Online Business Owners and Social Media: Listening is Branding

Posted by Warner Carter - May 13, 2011 - Social Media
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Whenever we hear branding, what comes into our minds is its comprising entities—aesthetics, logo design, typefaces, and color contrast. However, in social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter (knowing that we cannot alter their layout and aesthetics), branding yourself as a business should not only be confined within these descriptions. To start a social media […]

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Traditional SEO to Social, What Matters?

Posted by Resource Nation - May 12, 2011 - SEO, Social Media
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Have you ever wondered how Twitter links and updates play into search results? A recent study by Michael Stelzner on small business social media use reported, 88% of all marketers found social media helps get them increase exposure. But where is this exposure coming from? Search? Bookmarking? Social Sharing? As marketers and business professionals, we’ve […]

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How to get the Most Out of Social Media Connections – It’s Not All About Traffic

Posted by Cathy Reyes - May 11, 2011 - Blogging, SEO
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Advertising on Facebook quadrupled last year. More than three-quarters of big American companies use some sort of social networking, and most small businesses take off from social media-induced traffic. It’s clear that Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and their contemporaries are becoming vital to businesses, regardless of size. But it’s not a popularity contest. It’s never been. […]

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Are You Really Building Your Influence on Twitter?

Posted by Obaidul Haque - April 5, 2011 - Social Media
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Well, almost every business is jumping onto the social media bandwagon. But, the inside story may not be as interesting as it appears from outside. If you are a social media junkie, you must be aware that Twitter celebrated its 5th birthday last week. Since the number of tweets (one billion currently) being sent per […]

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Why a WordPress Based Website is a Social Media Trend for 2011

Posted by Obaidul Haque - March 29, 2011 - Social Media
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The world of social media is witnessing a lot of changes in the year 2011 including location-based marketing, review websites, text campaigns, plugins etc. If you are planning your new social media strategy, it is important to make sure that you leverage all of these upcoming trends. Here, we are going to discuss one very […]

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Do Brands Really Understand the Facebook Digital Culture?

Posted by Obaidul Haque - March 15, 2011 - Social Media
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“Likes”, “Connections”, “Followers” – we are living in the age of social media. Brands can never imagine growing without an ever-increasing number of social followers. And on top of that, you need to have quality followers. So, how do you get quality social followers for your company? Well, the first step is to understand the digital culture […]

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