Business Blogging -- Benefits of Free Internet Tools

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Business Blogging -- Benefits of Free Internet Tools

  1. 1. www.CafePress.com ANDREW LAVENDER
  2. 2. CAFEPRESS Benefits <ul><li>CAFEPRESS.COM is an e-commerce site. </li></ul><ul><li>Has over 35 million unique products. </li></ul><ul><li>Here you can buy custom made items. </li></ul>
  3. 3. CAFEPRESS Benefits <ul><li>Create your own personal touch to over 80 items. </li></ul><ul><li>You can upload your art work and ideas. </li></ul><ul><li>With no up front cost and no inventory to manage. </li></ul>
  4. 4. CAFEPRESS Benefits <ul><li>CAFEPRESS.COM can be added to a blog or website. </li></ul><ul><li>You can perfectly match your visitors interest. </li></ul><ul><li>If people click on CAFEPRESS.COM link on your page, then you will receive 20% of product sales that they buy. </li></ul>
  5. 5. A revolution in community www.MeetUp.com JACQUI EVERETT
  6. 6. What is it? <ul><li>Allows you to enter locations and view categories of interests </li></ul><ul><li>People with common interests can organize meetings with each other centered around those interests </li></ul><ul><li>Shows event information such as location and time </li></ul><ul><li>Also has a place for photos, and other information regarding specific interests </li></ul>
  7. 7. What can it do for my business? <ul><li>People can get on meetup.com and talk/blog about their interests in your business </li></ul><ul><li>Creates a place for you to facilitate a discussion or organize an event </li></ul><ul><li>Gets groups of core people together who are all interested in the same thing </li></ul><ul><li>Lets you target your core group in whatever you’re doing </li></ul>
  8. 8. www.YouTube.com REED MANUEL
  9. 9. The YouTube Craze <ul><li>More than 100 million videos are viewed on YouTube every 24 hours </li></ul><ul><li>More than 65,000 videos are uploaded every day </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube videos account for more than 60% of all videos watched online </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube receives nearly 20 million unique visitors every month </li></ul>
  10. 10. The Benefits of YouTube <ul><li>Upload, tag and share videos worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>Find, join, and create video groups to connect with people who have similar interests </li></ul><ul><li>Integrate YouTube videos on websites using video embeds </li></ul><ul><li>Share your videos publicly or privately with family members, co-workers, and friends </li></ul>
  11. 11. www.Technorati.com MICHAEL HUTCHINSON
  12. 12. Technorati <ul><li>Technorati acts as a large search engine specifically designed for blogs </li></ul><ul><li>It currently is tracking 57.4 million blogs </li></ul><ul><li>Allows for searches in twenty different languages </li></ul><ul><li>Allows you to view what other people are searching for </li></ul>
  13. 13. Technorati <ul><li>Technorati’s offers blogs related to </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Entertainment </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Life </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Sports </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Business </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Tech </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Popular internet videos </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Movies </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>News </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>To make a blog visible when search from Technorati </li></ul><ul><li>Create a username and password </li></ul><ul><li>Click “claim my blog” </li></ul><ul><li>Once the blog is clamed Technorati recognizes, and will find it through it’s search engine. </li></ul><ul><li>You also can create a profile with a photo that other people will be able to view. Your profile is linked with your blog . </li></ul>
  14. 14. Technorati <ul><li>Benefits which Technorati offers for businesses. </li></ul><ul><li>Find-ability/ public recognition- Technorati will allow any business to be found, usually with a link to that businesses main website. </li></ul><ul><li>Word of mouth- the more people talk about your business the larger the results will be in the search. </li></ul><ul><li>More importantly technorati brings everything written about the business to the viewer, happy customers will publicly be praising your small business to an international community. </li></ul><ul><li>Increase in business due to these effects of Technorati. </li></ul>
  15. 15. www.Delicious.com NICK GAY
  16. 16. What is de.icio.us <ul><li>This website is a versatile tool that allows you to save your bookmarks online. </li></ul><ul><li>It is great if you have many bookmarks to use. </li></ul>
  17. 17. The advantages <ul><li>Not only can you view your bookmarks, but search through millions of others to see what people have saved in relation to your topic. </li></ul><ul><li>A great way to both store and search topics that are the most useful ones on the web (otherwise people wouldn’t have bookmarked them) </li></ul>
  18. 18. www.Flickr.com KASEY JOHNSON
  19. 19. What is Flickr? <ul><li>“ Flickr - almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world” </li></ul><ul><li>Flickr.com’s two main goals: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>1. We want to help people make their photos available to the people who matter to them. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>2. We want to enable new ways of organizing photos. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Get photos into and out of the system in as many ways as possible: from the web, from mobile devices, from the users' home computers and from whatever software you are using to manage their photos. </li></ul><ul><li>Push photos out in as many ways as possible: on the Flickr website, in RSS feeds, by email, by posting to outside blogs or any way you can think of! </li></ul>Flickr Benefits…
  21. 21. Flickr Benefits… <ul><li>Tag photos of your business or products </li></ul><ul><li>Links to and from Flickr.com will make your business blog more findable! </li></ul><ul><li>Search tool on Flickr will allow your products to be found by interested consumers. </li></ul>

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