Digg has been trying to make a comeback recently and even went so far as to completely redesign their site in the hopes that they can climb back towards the top of the social media ranks. Once upon a time Digg was at the top, it was the place to be. Unfortunately for them arguments over preferential treatment of some […]
We’ve been planning on this article for some time but it’s been difficult finding a piece of content that fit the criteria. It needed to be very close to being equally popular on both Digg and Reddit, plus we needed the site owner to be willing to share their analytics data with us. Thanks to our friends at Techi, we found […]
Social media optimization (SMO) is a type of online marketing that specifically focuses on participating on various social media sites in order to generate traffic, buzz, and back-links to your website. Social media sites are made up of social news sites like Digg, Sphinn and StumbleUpon; video sharing sites like YouTube and Revver; and social network sites like Facebook, LinkedIn […]
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In this next installment we’ll talk about how to put some finishing touches that can really enhance the effectiveness of your blog. Blogging is about content and one of the best ways you can enhance your site with content is to use someone else’s content! Whoa plagiarism is bad! Right?
This article is another fine example of content that will get a lot of “socialtraction“. It is already popular on digg.com and will continue to get thousands of page views. The original article was posted on July 28, 2010 by lanceivar of COED Magazine. Please comment and REMEMBER: There are NO stupid questions! Bonus points to anyone who can tell […]
This is precisely the kind of content you should be posting on your social media pages. It is interesting, fun and engaging — it gets people talking and that is the goal, period. I know, you want to sell stuff, get them talking and coming back for more and they’ll be coming in and buying your widgets.