Few blog posts have all of these features, but you really just need one or two of them. Funny or cute photos of pets and children are always popular. So are controversial topics, and in some cases this type of content is offensive or scary. An example of the latter is when there is a scare about an outbreak of the flu or some other disease and everyone is looking for information on how to treat or avoid it. … [Read more...] about 7 Secrets to Writing Viral Blog Posts
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Today, there are many influential blogs such as Mashable.com, TechCrunch.com, TheVerge.com, TheNextWeb.com and lot others that focuses on the technology aspect of the world. All these blogs are best known for their coverage on the rising startup culture globally. It’s a popular belief that the success of a StartUp is not achieved if the company is not featured in any of these blogs. Also getting your StartUp business featured on one of these blogs can guarantee instant popularity as a top quality brand. … [Read more...] about How Blogging Is Emerging As A Mainstream Media for Brands?
“We have held further discussions with the affected parties. We have also been conducting an internal review to substantiate the evidence available to us and evaluate our handling of the situation. We intend to share a full follow-up statement next week. Transparency, fairness and trust is of utmost importance to us, which is why we’re issuing this brief update while also taking the time to ensure that we conduct a thorough investigation. We understand that there are many questions lingering over the incident, and we want to assure you that we take this matter very seriously. Both the sanctity of the CSM and the relationship we have with our players is of paramount importance to CCP.” … [Read more...] about EVE Online’s CCP Games suggests the real-life politician it banned for insider trading might not be guilty after all
Set your trends location to WORLDWIDE. Right next to “COUNTRY NAME” Trends you’ll see a link “CHANGE” click this link and set your location to worldwide. Now you will notice the trending topics change. Take a note of these new trending keywords. Set your trends location to your primary marketing territory. Yes, you need to identify your primary territory. Remember, it’s act local think global. Once you select your region you’ll notice the trending topics change. Take note of these new trending keywords. … [Read more...] about How to Keep Your Content Fresh and Trendy Like a Top Blogger.
So what does this all mean for your brand’s social media marketing? Of course, you can’t control the people that like your Facebook page or share your Twitter with their friends. However, these extreme differences in personality types should be a lesson in quantity versus quality. Word of mouth is the most efficient form of advertising. If you get twenty emotionally intelligent people to like your brand on Facebook, there’s a good chance their close friends will see it, and those friends will probably like it too. If you get one thousand Machiavellians to like your brand, their Facebook friends could probably care less. They’re not concerned what the arrogant businessman they met four months ago is doing on Facebook. They’d rather follow the activity of their true friends. The same goes for your own professional page. If your page doesn’t have hundreds of “likes” or followers, don’t lose hope. Create a team that is diverse as the … [Read more...] about How Personality Type affects the Quality of Facebook Friends