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What to Do When the Wrong Page Ranks for Your Keyword(s) - Whiteboard Friday

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moz.com - Picture this: You discover that your site is ranking for a keyword you've been targeting. Cause for celebration, right? But what if that ranking page is irrelevant, wrong, or simply not the best ch...

A social media company didn’t publish new content for 30 days. Here’s what nonprofits can learn from their experiment. - Spring Media Strategies

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springmediastrategies.com - Let’s face it – there’s enormous pressure to constantly add new content. The good news is you don’t need to reinvent the wheel every time you want to publish something new. Don’t feel like you can ...

What you need to know to get ready for WPC 2016

blogs.partner.microsoft.com - We are less than three weeks away from the 2016 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference! Are you ready to connect with your fellow partners, get business done, and have fun in Toronto? To make the m...

Microsoft Says It’s in Love With Linux. Now It’s Finally Proving It

wired.com - It’s official: Microsoft code isn’t just for Windows anymore. Today, the company released .NET Core 1.0, a version of its popular software development platform that will run not just on its own Win...

PagerDuty Delivers Enhanced ChatOps Incident Management Workflows with New Slack Integration - PagerDuty

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pagerduty.com - Simple buttons streamline collaboration, reducing the time to incident resolution SAN FRANCISCO — June 21, 2016 – PagerDuty, the leader in modern incident management, announces a new integration fo...

Infographics Map How Google Controls Your Opinion - Techaeris

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techaeris.com - After yesterday’s much read article concerning SourceFed’s video accusing Google of manipulating search for the benefit of Hillary Clinton, I began getting emails defending Google or providing addi...

10 WPC 2016 sessions you won’t want to miss - Microsoft Partner Network

blogs.partner.microsoft.com - One of our main goals at the 2016 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference is to accelerate the rate at which everyone in our partner community can find and take advantage of new business opportuniti...

Optimize your operations: How to build an operationally sound cloud business

blogs.partner.microsoft.com - Over the last several weeks we have launched blogs focused on the new Modern Microsoft Partner eBook Series we built in collaboration with IDC. I am pleased to announce the launch of Part 4: Optimi...

American Red Cross - Salesforce.org

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salesforce.org - People are everything to the American Red Cross. Founded in 1881, the country’s leading emergency relief and preparedness organization offers assistance, training, and preparedness services to hund...

7 Ways Cloud Computing Propels IT Security

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blog.techimpact.org - One of the most difficult problems facing enterprise companies today in terms of IT security is finding qualified individuals to implement and manage security tools. The cloud is helping to shift t...

Tips to Leverage Twitter Video Length and other Video News

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mediacause.org - Make no mistake, social media platforms are increasingly focusing on video over all other forms of content. Twitter, the place for all things “live” announced major changes to their video product t...

The Pros and Cons of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)

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idealware.org - There are two kinds of organizations in this mobile age: those that have already implemented a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy, and those that have not—yet. This article was commissioned by the...

Digital Transformation — why CX and UX are central to successful Service Design — Digital Leaders Programme

digileaders.com - I did something for the first time last week — I attended a Digital Leaders Salon! It was a round table debate considering ‘How to succeed in Digital Transformation‘. I had the opportunity to liste...

We Talked To Uber Drivers — Here's How Much They Really Make

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businessinsider.com - Uber has made some lofty claims about just how much its drivers can make a year. Uber has said its UberX drivers can make a median income of $90,000 a year in New York, as long as they drive over 4...

New Cloud Case Study: Outsourcing IT with WorkPlaceLive pays dividends at Alen-Buckley LLP | Legal IT Insider

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legaltechnology.com - Founded by Oonagh Alen-Buckley in 1983, Alen-Buckley LLP is a modern law firm with offices in Wandsworth and Belgravia. Its experienced lawyers pride themselves on delivering practical, easily unde...

6 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Need to Join the Next Startup Grind Conference

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huffingtonpost.com - In the entrepreneurial world, being proactive is incredibly important. One of the best ways to become involved in the community is through events organized and attended by some of the most influent...

Instant Apps delivers Android software to your phone's browser, one slice at a time

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cnet.com - You can load nearly any website on your phone, but apps generally offer a better user experience. Now Google has found a way to bridge the two. Google on Wednesday showed off Android Instant Apps, ...

What Employers Want in an Open Source Applications Developer

linux.com - As an applications developer, you are a problem solver. You design, implement and support next-generation applications that are utilized to meet company needs. You offer solutions to drive overall ...

Digital customer service: how charities can do it successfully

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theguardian.com - One of the challenges for charities in the digital age is the pressure to be responsive and always on. So how do charities, including those with small teams and budgets, deal with their stakeholder...

Social Data and Ad Blocking

blog.bbi.org - The three speakers kicked off this panel by describing ad blocking as a divisive topic, as a symptom of past marketing happenings gone wrong. Previous turmoil of “eroded consumer experience” brough...

The Future of Customer Journeys

digitaldoughnut.com - The customer journey is at the heart of the digital transformation and tells the story of a customer's experience interacting with a company. While focusing on customer journey mapping as a means o...

CESG issues challenge to information security professionals

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computerweekly.com - CESG, the information security arm of UK intelligence agency GCHQ, has challenged information security professionals to deliver security controls that make sense. A collection of our most popular a...

Due diligence? We need an app for that.

kiwanja.net - The ubiquity of mobile phones, the reach of the Internet, the shear number of problems facing the planet, competitions and challenges galore, and strong media interest in tech-for-good projects has...

10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for Nonprofits

nptechforgood.com - In 2013 online giving grew 13.5% according to the Blackbaud Index of Online Giving and 14% according to the Network for Good’s Online Giving Index with small and medium-sized nonprofits are experie...

37+ Tips on How to Build a Content Marketing Machine

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blog.bufferapp.com - Back when I started my career in SEO, content marketing didn’t exist—at least not in the way it exists now. We used strategies to boost traction and traffic to websites through the creation of grea...

71 Ways to Write a Social Media Update

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blog.bufferapp.com - I’ve got several go-to moves when I’m playing basketball. The crossover. The fadeaway. The tear drop. I’ve got several go-to moves when I’m writing social media updates, too. Title case. Text only....

The Great Big List of Twitter Lists, Ideas, and Tools | Marketing Insider Group

marketinginsidergroup.com - I love lists.  When I was a kid I hated them – mostly because I would make them and then lose them before I could actually cross anything off.  But as an adult (and thanks to great tools like Asana...

10 Personal Branding Secrets for Social Media | Sprout Social

sproutsocial.com - Do your social media profiles scream promotion, promotion, promotion? If so, you could be missing out on the true personal branding power that social media holds. At its best, social media will all...

3 Creative Ways To Manage Feature Requests - Trello Blog

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blog.trello.com - Customer success is all the rage for growing software companies. A result of customer-focused products is usually (hopefully!) better products and happier customers. Even the swankiest products wit...

Fans angry over 'missing' iPhone 7 headphone socket - BBC News

bbc.co.uk - More than 300,000 people have signed a petition urging Apple not to ditch the headphone socket from the version of the iPhone due for release this autumn. Online reports suggest Apple plans to omit...

Ask the expert: Mari Smith answers 56 questions about Facebook marketing

buzzsumo.com - Recently, we hosted Mari Smith, the Queen of Facebook, for a webinar about her top tips for increasing Facebook reach. She broadcasted a recap later via Facebook live. During those two sessions we ...

How to Execute a Smooth, Effective Social Media Campaign

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mediacause.org - With tight budgets and limited bandwidth, planning a social media campaign for your nonprofit may seem like a daunting task. But it doesn’t have to be! Use these tips to organize the process and en...

Email marketing guide: Understanding permission marketing

campaignmonitor.com - Now that you understand what permission is and why it’s so important to only send campaigns to people you have permission to email, let’s have a look at how to build a permission-based email list. ...

Western Digital amps up its 3TB wireless drive with the fastest Wi-Fi

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techradar.com - Western Digital is fluffing up its wireless drive offerings with a new My Passport Wireless Pro portable hard drive and My Cloud Pro NAS solution. The earlier is a follow up to Western Digital My P...

Backed by Huge Audiences, Video-Game Stars Get Into Giving Tuesday

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philanthropy.com - A new Save the Children campaign kicking off Dec. 1 aims to tap into the passion of a new, younger audience: video-game players. On what the nonprofit has dubbed #GamingTuesday, gamers and YouTube ...

Your People Are Talking — Here's How You Can Listen [Videos]

fissionstrategy.com - When you’re a kid, listening matters, right? When you’re a cool nonprofit, [social] listening matters too! Not just a little. We’re not in the broadcast era any more. At it’s best, social media fac...

You Might Be Able to Watch Netflix Offline Soon

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gizmodo.com - It’s (almost, maybe) here. Finally, Netflix could have offline video—the service we’ve all been waiting for—by the end of the year. Netflix is working on a “download-and-go” video feature like the ...

Research-backed Tips to Get More Followers on Twitter, Facebook

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blog.bufferapp.com - Follower count is often considered one of the vainest of vanity metrics. I can relate. I’ve had my fair share of ego tied to that golden number on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn—one day...

Your Guide to Adobe Products from TechSoup

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forums.techsoup.org - Find the creative design products you're looking for with this handy guide, and start making engaging content today! Best of all, all organization types and budget sizes are eligible for discounted...

Use These Secret Codes to Unlock Hidden Features on Your iPhone

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fieldguide.gizmodo.com - Since the earliest days of cellular technology, secret codes have been embedded into the software of our mobile devices, and they’re still in place today. Included in these hidden codes for the iPh...

Reflections on the last five years of 'mobile learning'

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blogs.worldbank.org - Mobile Learning Week 2016 begins on Monday, March 7 at UNESCO headquarters in Paris. The fifth such annual international gathering, #MLW2016 will feature a great lineup of speakers who will share i...

5 Questions with Ken Banks: FrontlineSMS Founder

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engineeringforchange.org - Ken Banks launched FrontlineSMS in 2005 as a tool that turns a computer into a hub that broadcasts text messages to mobile phones and gathers data sent by text. FrontlineSMS is open source and free...

A 'mobile first' approach to educational technology

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blogs.worldbank.org - 'Mobile devices' are increasingly to be found in schools, and utilized for learning purposes, around the world. In most cases, related discussions taking place in ministries of education focus on t...

ICT Access is NOT equal to Development

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appropriatingtechnology.org - Last week I was swotting up on ICTs in the Sustainable Development Goals for an interview. I noticed how the SDGs that mention ICTs set targets for access rather than for any development outcomes t...

What the Elimination of Facebook’s 20% Text Rule Really Means

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ignitesocialmedia.com - What the Elimination of Facebook’s 20% Text Rule Really Means Posted by Samantha Foon | Facebook Marketing · Social Advertising On June 8, Facebook eliminated a long-standing rule that prevented ad...

Microsoft wins Cyber Lions at Cannes Advertising Festival for global #MakeWhatsNext campaign aimed at girls and women - The Fire Hose

blogs.microsoft.com - Microsoft won a prestigious Silver Lion at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity on Wednesday in the Cyber category of the competition for the company’s #MakeWhatsNext campaign that celeb...

7 things employees need to become business advocates

blogs.partner.microsoft.com - If you’re looking for a powerful way to raise awareness of your brand and drive leads, take a look around you. Some of the best levers for building your brand are working away at their desks and ch...

Azure Security options: Give customers confidence in the cloud

blogs.partner.microsoft.com - No area in Microsoft is growing faster or with more options than Azure, and no topic seems to be of more customer concern than cloud security. A Microsoft partner who can speak confidently about th...

Twitter may soon exclude photos and links from 140-character cap

thenextweb.com - Update, May 19, 4:33AM PT/7:33AM ET: It appears that Twitter is beginning to exclude URLs from its 140-character limit on tweets, as Fast Company notes with this tweet. The text alone accounts for ...

Bots: will Sabot boom or crash - Enterprise Times

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enterprisetimes.co.uk - Kriti Sharma is a Bot entrepreneur, evangelist and expert. Four years ago she helped to launch PingIt, the Barclays mobile payments app. Sharma has masters degree in advanced computer science from ...

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