Social bookmarking

What everyone should know about social bookmarks

As a marketer, you might wear different hats in your startup. Development of content strategies, execution of SEO activities, development of a marketing action plan on social networks. You are probably doing all of this. Well, even if it is viable, you probably know that you are not the master of all the tasks that […]

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John Mueller of Google on Social Bookmarks for Links

John Mueller of Google on a Hangouts Webmaster answered a question about social bookmarking tactics for links. Google’s Mueller offered an overview of how Google deals with low-quality link building. What is social bookmark for links? Social Bookmarking is a variant of forum spam. The idea behind it is that social media websites contain “authority” […]

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Pinboard buys the social bookmarking site del.icio.us and closes it

The once popular – and much sold – social bookmarking site del.icio.us (or simply Delicious, if you prefer) has changed hands for the last time. Rival service Pinboard took over the site for just $ 35,000 and plans to shut it down. Warning that no one should “try to compete with Pinboard,” a post on […]

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YouTube founders to sell social bookmarking site Delicious

Photo Steve Chen, left, and YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley, bought Delicious from Yahoo in 2011.Credit Jim Wilson / The New York Times The social bookmarking service Delicious has changed hands twice in the past decade, but has failed to attract a mainstream audience. Now it is sold again. Science Inc., a technology investment and consulting […]

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How To Increase Productivity With “Social Bookmark” Tools

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. You probably come across information or resources online every day that could help you with projects and clients. But without the right tools and the right strategy, it can be difficult to capture those links in a way that will make them easy to use later. Inkello […]

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As Social Bookmarks Rekindle, Venture-Backed Clipboard Acquires Clipmarks and Amplifies – TechCrunch

Clipboard, the web clipping service founded by the former Overture veterinarian Gary Flake, has just finalized the acquisitions of two competitors, Amplify and Landmarks. The startup, which takes up the challenge of relaunching social bookmarking, is supported by many leading investors, including Andreessen Horowitz, Index Ventures, SV Angel, Betaworks, DFJ, First Round, CrunchFund (Note: Michael […]

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StumbleUpon: Social Bookmark Traffic Generator

StumbleUpon is a social bookmarking tool that allows users to share a website with others in their network. People use the tool to “stumble” on web pages recommended by others that match their personal preferences. How it works? StumbleUpon uses a “thumbs up, thumbs down” rating mechanism to form collaborative opinions on the quality of […]

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The Delicious team unveils the new version of the social bookmarking site

The The Transform Technology Summits begin October 13 with Low-Code / No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! Avos, the new owner of the social bookmarking site Delicious, dusted off previously neglected service and unveiled a revamped version today – with new features and functionality. The changes mark the first major updates to Delicious since […]

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Jason Kottke launches Stellar, a new social bookmarking site

Now open to only a handful of users, Stellar could become a success if Kottke can figure out how to make it complement existing services. While playing on Twitter I came across @yo_stellar, the handle of Jason Kottke’s latest project. Puzzled, I followed a link to his blog where Kottke, a former web designer who […]