Facebook page is all about engaging with users, and till now we use tagging feature on pages to reply to a comment. This was useful as users get notification for a replied comment, but for other users this is not so handy, as one have to scroll all the way up to see the comment for which reply is made. This becomes a headache, when you are checking replies on a Facebook post with 100+ comments, as you need to scan every comments to see the original comment for which reply is made. Today, Facebook launched a new update for Fan page which will let you enable the threaded comment. That means, you can now directly reply to a comment, and it will appear right below it. This will be handy for admins and users, and more over this will also improve the engagement on your blog. By default Facebook threaded comment is not enabled, and you need to activate it manually. How to activate Reply to comments feature on Facebook pages: If you are a page admin, you will either notice a pop up on … [Read more...] about How to Enable Threaded Comments on Facebook Pages
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With the growth of Facebook, now almost every person who has access to internet wants to use this great social networking website. With over 800 Million users, Facebook has made it a place where a lot of sharing would happen. Photos, personal info, etc. With the hacking attacks increasing day by day, your account and your details may be in danger. Every day thousands of Facebook account are hacked or compromised and losing your complete Facebook timeline is a nightmare for anyone who is addicted to Facebook. Here I’m sharing a complete guide to How to backup Facebook account completely. These days most of social networking sites like Facebook, Google+ offers data export settings. This means, even if your account is deleted or you lose your account access for some reasons, you have the back of your complete social networking profile. Few months back, Facebook added a new feature call Account archive which will let you download a back up copy of all important Facebook … [Read more...] about How to BackUp Facebook Account
Do you have multiple Facebook profile and a Facebook page for personal branding? Are you tired of managing all of them? This used to be my story as I had two Facebook profile, and one personal page. For long I wanted to consolidate everything so that I have to spend less time on managing all the Facebook properties. When I started online in 2008, I had one Facebook profile for friends & family, and in 2009 I created a new profile to connect with fellow bloggers and for networking. Now, over the time I have learned that there is no need to have two Facebook profile and I believe it was 2011 when I started my Facebook page. From last one year, I wanted to close down one of my Facebook profile and wanted to manage just one profile and one Facebook page. Now the problem was, it was a tough call to close any one of them, because It would lead to losing years of connections and over 3000+ subscribers. Couple of days back, I finally decided to take the call and merge one … [Read more...] about How I consolidated my Facebook Identity by Merging Profile Into Page
Long-form content (especially long-form articles and blog posts) is currently trending on the web among brands and bloggers because they’re proven to bring more search engine and social media traffic. However, long-form content is not something new. They existed as e-books, whitepapers, guides, etc. for a very long time. It’s just that now it’s everywhere — on blogs, e-zines, news portals, etc. That said, it’s also true that our attention spans are getting shorter — thanks to smartphones and social networks. Long-form content possibly gained its traction among bloggers because of the Google Panda algorithm update because it started rewarding high-quality content and penalized low-quality content (mainly content farms). Now what’s high-quality and what’s low-quality? Well, it depends and varies. Check out: In early 2000s, it was super-easy to get search engine traffic to a website as long as it’s got some content rich web pages. It … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Comparison With Pros & Cons
If you know a thing or two about blogging, you know that there’s so much more involved than just creating great content. Sure, high quality content is most important, but it’s also about making sure that content can be found and easily shared, in the end increasing your readership and helping your blog grow. And if your blog network grows enough, there’s a good chance it could also be monetized to create a steady stream of funds into your pocket. Those who host their blog on WordPress know that there are thousands of different plugins that are easily available for you to download—more than 26,000 in fact. With this much of a variety in choices, how do you know which plugins are really best for your blog? Different blogs in various industries and with different goals obviously have different needs for plugins. It can get frustrating trying to not only figure out which plugins to download, but also how to make them work properly for your site. Fortunately though, … [Read more...] about 10 Essential WordPress Plugins for Your Blog
Do you want to show targeted ads based on content in your WordPress sidebar? Do you want to increase your affiliate sales with targeted promotion? If your answer is yes, welcome my Shouter friend to the world of smart bloggers. Properly targeting your visitors is an important step in advertising, increasing conversion rate or simply enhancing the user experience of your website. It does not matter whether your target is to promote an affiliate offer, build up your email list, offer a free download or anything else, you really need to pinpoint your target audience and address them accordingly. Leading advertisers like Google and Facebook are making the most of targeting their users and that’s why they are the leaders. If you want to achieve that level of success with your website, you need to apply precise targeting methods as well. Now, where do you usually display ads, promotions or sign-up forms? There are two most popular ways here – Displaying a popup, Using widgets. … [Read more...] about Clever Widgets Review- Increase your earning with smart WordPress widgets
Here I’m talking about one such WordPress plugin, which I have used for a while and it’s working out great for SML Fan page. FB page promoter WordPress plugin is a free and very useful plugin for any WordPress blog which will make sure your one time user will turn into Fans. This is a plugin which display a Fan box pop-up when a user visit your Web page. The plugin comes with minimal settings and all you need to do is download and install this free plugin from WordPress repo and add your Fan page ID. Here is a quick guide which will help you to configure this plugin. How to set up Facebook Pop up Lightbox plugin: Download and Install this plugin from official page here. You can find this plugin settings in a separate tab in your dashboard under Arevico Settings > Facebook light box. Follow this link: https://graph.facebook.com/shoutmeloud and replace ShoutMeLoud with your fan page name. At the top, you will get an ID and that’s your Facebook fan page numeric ID. … [Read more...] about Facebook Page Promoter Lightbox Popup WordPress Plugin
Yes, that’s right! It’s the 7th Blogoversary of Minterest. I started Minterest (minterest.com) as a personal finance blog back in 2006 and later in August 2007 I started blogging about “Money, Internet, Investing” (yes, that was the first tagline of Minterest and now as you can see it’s — tech. marketing. mashups.). To be honest it was “Just another WordPress site” literally and I was simply rehashing topics that were of “My interest“. But there is one thing… I was learning. I loved WordPress and that experience from Blogger.com to WordPress.org was awesome. Read: WordPress vs. Blogger.com I started creating blogs on Blogger.com back in 2004 and was treating it like a simple publishing tool. I guess the reason why it didn’t impress or motivate me much was its inability to customize things the way I wanted. And when I tried WordPress I started loving almost all of its aspects and started liking coding as well. Yes, … [Read more...] about 7 Blogging Years. 7 Blogging Lessons. 7 Blogging Tips.
Alexa ranking is undoubtedly one of the best metric for most new bloggers. Even those who blog for more than a couple months will consider Alexa ranking to measure their blogging success. To be specific, Alexa ranking is not an accurate way of measuring traffic, backlinks to your site or analyzing your keywords. Yet.. improving Alexa ranking is important – because most advertisers will consider Alexa ranking whether or not to place ads on your site or give some product reviews to publish. This is why it’s essential to boost your Alexa ranking for your sites. But how can you improve your Alexa ranking within less time? Here are few tips to increase Alexa ranking for your blog. This is the first step and it is no brainer, if you want to increase Alexa ranking – claim your site. Don’t worry, it’s free, just go through Alexa site and sign up your account then claim your site with the description of your blog. You’re done! Download Alexa toolbar: No … [Read more...] about How to Improve Alexa Ranking for Your Blog Dramatically?
Recently I launched my blog site wisdomtimes. Harsh has been an integral part of the process. Here is how it all came together and how ShoutMeLoud is helping me with some invaluable blogging tips. It has always been my dream to escape the corporate grind and also become financially independent. It took quite a bit of introspection and planning to decide that blogging was the way out to kill these 2 birds with one stone. I started searching for professionals that could help me stand up my blog site wisdomtimes. I came across Harsh on a google search and immediately felt comfortable working with him. After considerable amount of amount of planning and execution, my site is now up and running. Along the way, Harsh and his site ShoutMeLoud provided me with valuable suggestions on monetizing, building traffic, hosting and other useful tips. I am still new to blogging and have a long way to go. But here is a small effort to consolidate all those invaluable … [Read more...] about Starting Your Blog Journey? ShoutMeLoud Can Help