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How to Get More Followers on #Vine: Interview with Branden Hampton by @murraynewlands

In a recent interview from Startup Grind in Mountain View, California, Search Engine Journal’s Murray Newlands interviews Branden Hampton about using the video sharing app Vine and how to generate a larger following on Vine, or what is commonly known as becoming “Vine Famous”. There are a lot of self-proclaimed “social media experts” on the […]Author informationMurray NewlandsMurray founded The Mail in 2013, an angel-funded startup publication covering performance marketing and mobile marketing. Murray is an advisor to a number of bay area startups including VigLink. In 2011 Wiley published his book Online Marketing: A User’s Manual. Born in England, Murray moved to the USA in 2011 being recognized by the US government as “an alien of extraordinary ability”.TwitterFacebookGoogle+LinkedInThe post How to Get More Followers on #Vine: Interview with Branden Hampton by @murraynewlands appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Google Give Tips For Identifying If Your Site Has Been Hacked, And How To Fix It by @mattsouthern

A post went up on Google’s official Webmaster Central Blog last night from a representative of the Search Quality Team providing tips for how to find out if your site has been hacked, as well as fix it and prevent future incidents. Since hacking is surprisingly common I felt it was important to pass along […]Author informationMatt SouthernMatt Southern is a marketing, communications and public relations professional. He provides strategic digital marketing services at an agency called Bureau in Ontario, Canada. He has a bachelors degree in communication and an unparalleled passion for helping businesses get their message out.TwitterFacebookGoogle+The post Google Give Tips For Identifying If Your Site Has Been Hacked, And How To Fix It by @mattsouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

‘House of Carbs’ Offers a Different Kind of Binge

Your favorite guilty pleasure on Netflix just met your favorite guilty pleasure in the kitchen The Tumblr blog House of Carbs is a clever mashup of spoiler-free screenshots from the hit Netflix series House of Cards photoshopped with delicious gluten-filled treats See also: The Best of Frank Underwood’s Ruthless Advice From ‘House of Cards’ Frank Underwood looks slightly less menacing with a giant baguette in his hand, while Claire probably finds an ice cold plate of revenge more appetizing than those pancakes. One thing’s for sure: The blog has brought a whole new meaning to the term binge-watching. Read more…More about Tumblr, House Of Cards, Photoshop, Watercooler, and Pics

Matt Cutts Announces Tool For Reporting Scraped Content Ranking Better Than Original Content by @mattsouthern

Matt Cutts, Google’s head of search spam, made an announcement on Twitter today about a new tool developed to let Google know when you find scraped content ranking better than original content. If you see a scraper URL outranking the original source of content in Google, please tell us about it: http://t.co/WohXQmI45X — Matt Cutts […]Author informationMatt SouthernMatt Southern is a marketing, communications and public relations professional. He provides strategic digital marketing services at an agency called Bureau in Ontario, Canada. He has a bachelors degree in communication and an unparalleled passion for helping businesses get their message out.TwitterFacebookGoogle+The post Matt Cutts Announces Tool For Reporting Scraped Content Ranking Better Than Original Content by @mattsouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

6 Answers to Your Burning Call Tracking Questions by @LogMyCalls

Author Note: Every time we publish an article on Search Engine Journal, we receive emails from marketers asking questions about the nuts and bolts of call tracking. This article is an effort to answer the most common questions we receive about call tracking, call tracking implementation, and use-cases. How is Call Tracking Used to Measure […]Author informationMcKay AllenInbound Marketing Manager at LogMyCallsMcKay Allen is the Inbound Marketing Manager at LogMyCalls. He has spoken at SMX, Social Media Strategies Summit and elsewhere. He hosts a weekly webinar series where he has interviewed over 100 marketing experts. Download his most recent White Paper 5 Ways to Prove Marketing ROI with Call TrackingTwitterFacebookGoogle+LinkedInThe post 6 Answers to Your Burning Call Tracking Questions by @LogMyCalls appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Twitter To Start Including Promoted Accounts In Search Results by @mattsouthern

Twitter announced the launch of a new feature today giving Promoted Accounts a more prominent home by including them in search results. Promoted Accounts are an ad unit that allow you to give your tweets special placement in the timelines of users who follow you, as well as have your account show up in the “Who […]Author informationMatt SouthernMatt Southern is a marketing, communications and public relations professional. He provides strategic digital marketing services at an agency called Bureau in Ontario, Canada. He has a bachelors degree in communication and an unparalleled passion for helping businesses get their message out.TwitterFacebookGoogle+The post Twitter To Start Including Promoted Accounts In Search Results by @mattsouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Anti-Gay Bill Vetoed by Arizona Governor Jan Brewer

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed a controversial bill on Wednesday that would have allowed business owners to turn away gay or lesbian customers if they cited their religious beliefs The bill, known as SB 1062, passed in both Arizona’s Senate and House of Representatives before Brewer vetoed it Wednesday. The Republican Party in Arizona entirely supported the bill, with a handful of GOP members voting with Democrats to stop it See also: Facebook Adds New Gender Identity Options for Users “To the supporters of the legislation, I want you to know that I understand that long-held norms about marriage and family are being challenged as never before. Our society is undergoing many dramatic changes,” Brewer said, according to CNN. “However, I sincerely believe that Senate Bill 1062 has the potential to create more problems than it purports to solve. It could divide Arizona in ways we cannot even imagine, and no one would ever want.” Read more…More about Veto, Gay, Gay Rights, Arizona, and Us World

Matt Cutts Answers If Content Ranks Better When It’s Easy To Read by @mattsouthern

Matt Cutts, Google’s head of search spam, answers a question about content writing in his latest Webmaster Help video where a user writes in to ask: Should I write content that is easier to read or more scientific? Will I rank better if I write for 6th graders? Matt starts off by saying this is […]Author informationMatt SouthernMatt Southern is a marketing, communications and public relations professional. He provides strategic digital marketing services at an agency called Bureau in Ontario, Canada. He has a bachelors degree in communication and an unparalleled passion for helping businesses get their message out.TwitterFacebookGoogle+The post Matt Cutts Answers If Content Ranks Better When It’s Easy To Read by @mattsouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Facebook News Feed Update Gives Brands More Reach

Facebook’s greatest asset to marketers has always been its audience — more than one billion active users, a figure that carries some weight Now, a new change to Facebook’s News Feed algorithm means brands will have greater reach than ever See also: 20 Things Your Most Annoying Friends Do on Facebook Beginning Tuesday, when a Page tags a separate brand or celebrity Page in a post, that content will surface for followers of both Pages. For example, if Mashable posts a story to Facebook and tags Google’s Page, the post will now appear in News Feed for both Mashable fans and Google fans In short, it’s a simple way for brands or celebrities to greatly expand their audience Read more…More about Facebook, News Feed, Brands, Brand Marketing, and Advertising

In a Nutshell: What is The Difference Between Online, Inbound, Social Media, and Content Marketing? by @billbelew_com

There might be some confusion as to what the differences are between online, inbound, social media, and content marketing. Let me tell you briefly what these four marketing efforts are not, then I will let a “friend” explain what they are and illustrate how they are related. Online marketing is not being a sleazy dude who tries […]Author informationBill BelewCEO at BillBelew.comProfessor, Speaker, Author, all-around old man. Fresh from teaching a 48-hour MBA course in Marketing with Social Media at a graduate school in Silicon Valley, Bill delivers insights from recent, real and relevant case studies. Bill has been working in social media for more than 8 years and has more than 90 million unique visitors from organic search to his network of sites and in a variety of niches. He knows what works, what doesn’t, what can kill a site, and what can cause it to grow. Bill has a network of 5000+ Meetup followers in the heart of Silicon Valley. He is an international in-demand speaker.TwitterFacebookGoogle+LinkedInThe post In a Nutshell: What is The Difference Between Online, Inbound, Social Media, and Content Marketing? by @billbelew_com appeared first on Search Engine Journal.