Great reminder, we’ve got to force ourselves to not push content but to actually present links in such a way to engage!
Stipple is launching its public beta today, allowing anyone to try out its service, which is supposed to turn online pictures into “intelligent images”.
Stipple images can be tagged with links to anything that has a URL, whether it’s other images, videos, or just a citation for the website where a picture originated. One of the main selling points of a service like Stipple, as well as competitors like Luminate and ThingLink, is monetization — the ability to embed advertising or links to e-commerce. So for example, on Stipple you’ll find fashion photos full of links allowing you to buy the products featured in the image. Or pictures of food that link to the different ingredients.
The site used to be focused exclusively on letting advertisers tag editorial photos, but today’s launch marks its transformation into social image-sharing service for consumers too. You can follow other users, “like” their images…
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I knew it! Just keep writing . . .thats what we did :-)
If you have been on the Internet for long, you will notice that the growing number of blog sites is getting to be as many as the articles, which brings to the question about blogging. Why the sudden surge? Is it good for the brain?
According to some of online experts, blogging does have positive effects on the brain.
The first reason is that blogging helps promote the analytical and critical thinking of bloggers and readers alike.
The best of the best blogs are full of rich and fresh ideas promoting both helpful exchange and criticism. Instead of creating a closed and exclusive online community, these blogs enhance discussion and interaction among other blogs.
What’s more, the information you can get from blogs is one in a million. You will not get them from anywhere else. Aside from that, you are always free to comment on what is written.
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Thoughtful post on blog content & SEO!
What is the importance of blogging to search engine optimization?
Search engine optimization is the newest trend among online marketers. Today, insurance companies have recognized that one of the most effective ways of getting free advertising on the Internet is to show up first under relevant search terms in various search engines.
Trying your best to get into the system can sometimes make your site bounce back search engines in the process. But then there are some ways of making sure that both the architecture and the content of the pages are as friendly as possible to the search engine spider.
That is why insurance website owners are continuously conjuring up techniques for search engines to read them as one of the best. The newest addition to doing this is through blogging.
Search engines are in love with blogs.
Blogs come complete with permalinks, regular updates, and with the newest…
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Measuring readership & source stats is so critical to content management; love Google Analytics, especially real-time.
In a move that struck fear in the hearts of under-educated web editors everywhere, Google announced today that it will remove the old version of Google Analytics tomorrow. After releasing a new version focused on real time analytics in September, Google has kept a link to the old version, which it has supported, at the bottom of the Analytics page for the past year.
What can you expect from Google Analytics if you haven’t transitioned yet? Never fear, straggler. We’ve got you covered with a link and media bonanza.
The major change is the transition to real time analytics, a vast increase in the amount and usefulness of information that a user can derive, provided they know what they’re doing. This makes a strong analytics employee even more valuable–companies that know what they’re doing with the new system will have a competitive advantage over those who don’t (duh). The removal…
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