Blog Posts to Social Media with IFTTT

IFTTT Step 1

Automation is great when it works and one automation tool bloggers look for is something that will take new blog posts and post them to their social media accounts like Facebook and Twitter. There are many social media plugins that help readers link or like blog posts but not as many that gracefully do that for the blogger.

Here’s one that is simple and kind of cool — IFTTT« Continue »

Blogging Mistakes: #7 Social Media Phobia

Social Media Phobia

Social Media PhobiaDo you have Social Media Phobia when it comes to your blog? Just a few years ago, it was possible to be successful by being just a well-read blogger. Today, blogs are part of social media and intimately tied to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media communities.

Today, ignoring social media not only means losing valuable traffic sources but also missing the opportunity to connect with your audience in a very personal way.« Continue »

Successful Social Media Exposure

Social Media

I’m pleased to welcome Sam Marquit as a guest blogger. Please feel free to ask questions or add to the discussion in the comments section.

Social MediaSocial media is a powerful way to attract new clients and readers, keep in touch with old ones, and to get more exposure through several different modes of communication. This can include both blogs (web logs) and social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. Many people who rely on the internet for business and commerce rely on social media for constant exposure. Most social media plans rely on a subscription based method, which keeps people updated if they have subscribed, either by e-mail, RSS or the subscription format in the respective social media avenue.« Continue »

Twitter Talk for July 2nd

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Should You Buy A Digital Keyboard For Piano Lessons | Parker Music Houston [chriscobb]
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Free Affiliate Programs http://mybonusblog.com/zdn [chriscobb]
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Spotted at the Instant Underground Gifts Event — Over 1500 eBooks, Graphics, Templates & Software http://ccob.be/921mW2 [chriscobb]
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I saw Bill McRea’s Stealth Marketing Plugin for free at the Instant Underground Gifts Event http://ccob.be/921mW2 [chriscobb]« Continue »

Twitter Talk for June 25th

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I uploaded a YouTube video — How to Use Market Samurai to Build a Niche Website http://youtu.be/eGSxeH3xISc?a [chriscobb]
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How to Use Market Samurai to Build a Niche Website http://mybonusblog.com/w18 [chriscobb]
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[Wed Tip] Do You Have Expert Status? [chriscobb]

Twitter Talk for June 17th

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If you’ve been on the fence about #NAMS–time to jump in. NAMS4MAY
discount code expires today. http://NAMSDiscount.com enter code save $300 [chriscobb]
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RT @vanetworking: What is a VA? Join us & get the ‘inside scoop’. http://www.budurl.com/VAnetfanpage [chriscobb]
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The oil spill is horrible but this video is sadly pretty funny ~ BP Oil Spill Spoof http://ccob.be/cC3dJA [chriscobb]
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Outsource Your Membership Site http://mybonusblog.com/anw [chriscobb]
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Just heard that Lynn Terry’s elite forum just opened up again. http://www.ExploreEliteForum.com [chriscobb]« Continue »

Twitter Talk for June 10th

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6 Ways to Lower Your Bounce Rate http://bit.ly/csUg6m [chriscobb]
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RT @lynnterry: Submit any online marketing/business events you are aware of to http://www.geektrax.com A growing project & free service 4U [chriscobb]
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Listbuilding Mistake – Not Using A Professional Autoresponder http://mybonusblog.com/6kv [chriscobb]
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Quick note that the Nicheology Profit System is open until Thursday at noon central time. http://ccob.be/aUwJUc [chriscobb]
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[Wed Tip] Struggling To Pick a Niche? [chriscobb]« Continue »

Twitter Talk for June 3rd

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Thanks Bob! RT @BobTheTeacher: another #followfriday @chriscobb from
Known Sooner http://bit.ly/dqvB6t plus a new cool project
in the works [chriscobb]
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RT @masonworld: Hey #NAMS people — starting a series on tips for part-time
internet business that you might like http://bit.ly/bO6haB [chriscobb]
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RT @MaritzaParra: Claim your copy of my “Easy Product Creation Secrets” Video version 2.0 ==> http://ProductCreationBonus.com [chriscobb]
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WooHoo! #NAMS 4 has a few seats left. Grab yours http://NAMSDiscount.com ~ Use code NAMS4ff to save $300 [chriscobb]
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SEO Your Blog With Scribe http://mybonusblog.com/ota [chriscobb]« Continue »

Twitter Talk for May 27th

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RT @drperdew: RT Plz #NAMS Its all about your life and making something out
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Today at noon EDT on Blog Talk Radio ~ @divatoolbox interviews
@CindyBradford ,author of Promises Kept http://bit.ly/9s9lPn [chriscobb]
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I am listening to the Cindy Bradford Author of Promises Kept show by Diva Toolbox on #BlogTalkRadio – http://tobtr.com/s/1067187 [chriscobb]
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Cindy Bradford tells us that novel writing is sitting down to tell a story, only on paper http://bit.ly/btX5tb [chriscobb]
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Inspiring video of IM novice. You’ll need NAMS4MAY after you watch the video. http://NAMSDiscount.com [chriscobb]
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Anyone using Tweet Traffic Rush? [chriscobb]
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[Wed Tip] Blogging Tools Make Your Life Easier [chriscobb]
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If you submit a guest blog post for @DanReinhold you will get more links to your site & could win some cool stuff http://bit.ly/bIcRMv [chriscobb]

Twitter Talk for May 13th

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#FF @markhendricks — A Great American [chriscobb]
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Can’t believe I listened to this entire video. Very interesting! http://bit.ly/a7Doqq [chriscobb]
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Cindy Bradford and Promises Kept– Ascroft, eh?
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Facebook Adding Location Features This Month [REPORT] http://bit.ly/cpguUe [chriscobb]
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Determined to get the new Known Sooner site live today. Need to stop perfecting. [chriscobb]
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Check this video out — What I Wish I Had Known Sooner About Product Creation http://youtu.be/V0624uZVWAc [chriscobb]« Continue »