What You Need to Know Now About URL Shorteners

URL shorteners aren't new, but not everyone knows what they are or understands how useful they can be. I want to introduce you to a few URL shortening tools and explain how they can make a real difference in the way you track what your audience is doing with your information. ...more

I'm not sure about the other tools, but Bit.ly's site says their shortened URLs do not expire. I ...more

Twitter as an RSS Reader? Publish Your Newest Post Links to Your Twitter Account

For the last six or eight months, a friend of mine has told me that she uses Twitter as her RSS feed. She follows everyone she's interested in and follows the links they provide via Twitter (whether to personal or news blogs). She doesn't use any other aggregator. Her experience made me stop and think: do all bloggers think to link their blogs to their Twitter account? Depending on where you are in your social media journey, this may be a new idea for you. You may not be aware of the tools available to help you link your accounts so readers, no matter where they are, can find you....more

What we are finding with our publishers at Dlvr.it, is they treat Twitter and Facebook ...more