Pinging blog directories is an important and worthwhile activity when posting. A common problem with pinging is that it is difficult to know if the ping has been successful. For example, you may specify that you require ping-o-matic and King Ping to be pinged (as I used to) whenever a new post is … [Read more...] about Ping your Post with Feedburner PingShot
Many people believe that attracting visitors to a website is as simple as setting up a few pages and then sitting back whilst vast numbers of visitors come along. This article explains how to get visits through some of the various free promotional mediums e.g. social media and search. Promotion, in … [Read more...] about A Strategy for Online Website Promotion
Although many organizations treat it as such, Social Media (Web 2.0) is not only for non-work activities. Social Media has a huge role to play in enhancing internal organizational effectiveness in the form of heightened Knowledge Management and communications. Below are listed three Social Media … [Read more...] about The Social Media Benefits for Organizations
A Blog is typically a web page containing articles (often called 'posts'). Articles are added periodically and most Blogs encourage viewers to comment on the article. The vast majority of Blogs are maintained by individuals (such as this Blog). Blogs are part of what is known as Web 2.0 or Social … [Read more...] about What is a Blog
A Web Widget is essentially a piece of code which may be used on a web page without alteration being required. The most common widgets are advertising banners such as the Amazon banner below but may also be other content such as music, video, interactive games (see the end of this post for a game … [Read more...] about What are Widgets?