Blog Journalism: The World As Editor

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Jeff Jarvis has responded to New York Times slamming bloggers as unethical and without standards by pointing out that blogging is “process of journalism&# whereas mainstream media is “product journalism&#. .

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My Top 10+ Blog Traffic Sources

Online Social Networking

Entrecard , a traffic exchange for bloggers - Admittedly, Entrecard provides me with lots of worthless traffic. Fortunately, however, the site provides me with some great traffic too and an opportunity to build key relationships with other bloggers. Today, different tactics are necessary to connect with your target audience. I believe that Blogger is sending me visitors because of Google Friend Connect.

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25 Common Social Media and Web Marketing Mistakes

Online Social Networking

Who wouldn’t want the kind of web presence that drives hundreds or thousands of targeted visitors to his or her web site or blog and converts them into customers or followers? Not Focusing on Your Niche - The more focused your message, the more it will influence your target audience.

5 Top List Building Destinations

Online Social Networking

Marketers rely on list building to repeatedly reach their audience and achieve their target frequency levels. More precisely: List building is the process of subscribing members of your target audience, in order to engage and nurture them and brand yourself and that which you represent. They are just as useful to owners of static websites as they are to bloggers. I’ve written about list building extensively in connection with social media.

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Confessions of an eBiz Junkie: Lurkers Need Love Too.

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Lurkers ARE your target audience If your community is about knowledge sharing, then consumption is as big a part of your success as is contribution. Confessions of an eBiz Junkie « Come Join the Team!

CoPs and retrospective coherence

John Tropea - Delicious Community

In this environment a successful “bottom up” approach is unlikely because the organizers will be hard pressed to compete for the attention of their target audience, and may also be ineffective at making knowledge easy to find.

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