SEO and SMM Alerts- 3/11/11 Addition
In all walks of life we can get caught up with "keeping up with the Jones’." We’ve all been there; myself included. Although competition is great, comparison can be an evil manipulation. For in the end, we all have our strengths… and our weaknesses. And the only comparison that we should be doing is the comparison of what we are capable of and what we are actually doing.
My best friend sent me this video this morning. 9 minutes long, it actually captured my attention long enough to ignore emails, phone calls, texts and skype messages- something that most things cannot do.
Here’s the video:
Still Ben runs… The Ben Comen Story
He falls, gets back up and keeps going… does he get hurt along the way? Yes. Does it affect his race time? Yes. But he keeps going- and that’s what we all have to do…. Fall and keep going, getting picked up along the way, even by strangers…. Comparing ourselves only to the person we can be, not the other person running the same business or the family down the same street.
Enjoy this week’s alerts… and have a great weekend! 🙂
Lindsay’s FAV SEO and SMM Alerts- 3/4/11 Addition
New Social Media Tool I’m likin’
Speaker an audio platform that allows anyone to create, broadcast and share a personal radio show across the Internet.
Check out Lewis Howes’ step-by-step blog on how to add video to your LinkedIn profile.
Check out Mashable’s 8 tips for ways you can improve your YouTube Channel- with a "how to" guide!
"Google has released a new feature in its attempt to clean up search results: the ability to block the websites you don’t want to see. Google last month launched a Chrome extension with the exact same functionality, but the search giant has now made it an official feature. Whenever you head back to Google after checking out a search result, it will display an option to block all results from that domain."
Your A-Z guide on how to use Social Media for lead generation.
1. Add social media buttons to your home page
2. Connect your blog with your website
3. Embed videos on your website
4. Make your website shareable
5. Add your presentations to your website
6. Socially bookmark new content
7. Add a Facebook Like box to your website
8. Feed your website
9. Use QR codes to drive traffic
Yesterday, LinkedIn launched a new news aggregation called LinkedIn Today that delivers the days top headlines based on industry.