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Feedly wishes Google Reader a Happy Retirement

Feedly wishes Google Reader a Happy Retirement

When Google announced that it was going to retire the Google Reader product, app developers and users alike were suddenly frantic. For the millions of people using Google Reader for their RSS feed subscriptions, there was sudden uncertainty and of course the need for change, which no one likes.

Has Google Killed RSS?

Has Google Killed RSS?

Industry observers have been saying for years that RSS is dead or dying. And yet, strangely, we still use RSS to disseminate and aggregate content today. If you're still not even sure what RSS is, click over to "What is RSS, and how can RSS help my business?" and then come back to our discussion today, because it's important.

Sharing news just got easier with Buffer and Feedly

Sharing news just got easier with Buffer and Feedly

Businesses that want to be successful with social media and blogging must be mindful of news topics and trends within their industry. Your social media activity should be packed, up to 80%, with content and information from other sources, reserving just 20% for talking about yourself.

Use Google Currents to monitor news and industry trends

Use Google Currents to monitor news and industry trends

One of the biggest challenges for businesses who want to use content marketing to communicate is finding ideas and sources for new content topics. Since most of your blog topics should not be talking about your specific products or services, what do you talk about? One technique is referred to as Newsjacking.

Newsify: The Blogger's Secret Weapon

Newsify: The Blogger's Secret Weapon

One of the easiest and most effective writing techniques you can bring to your blog is to blog about news and topical events. Sometimes referred to as Newsjacking, your blog should regularly include posts that talk about something that's happening right now, and how it applies to your readers. You don't have to be the first to "break the news" as long as you bring something to the story that is unique.