Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Reach millions of Google users, quickly and for free, with Google Places

Reach millions of Google users, quickly and for free, with Google Places

More people search for businesses online than anywhere else, so it's important to make sure your business listing can be easily found on Google.com and Google Maps. With Google Places, creating a great listing takes just a few minutes and doesn’t cost a thing.

Thursday, January 21, 2010

FREE Automated Content Distribution from Onlywire.com

Bookmarking and creating backlinks to content, blogs or websites plays an important role when you want to increase visitor traffic and ultimately your earnings. However, it is a difficult task and very time consuming. Now OnlyWire.com makes it easy and free!

OnlyWire is an online media software that allows publishers, bloggers and webmasters to syndicate content to the Internet’s highest-ranked social networking sites. It allows creators and authors of online content to efficiently reach billions of readers globally. It is used by over 100,000 online publishers, OnlyWire's four content syndication tools serve over 35 million unique page views per month to billions of readers. Its publishing list consists of the best-in-class social networking sites representing the web’s highest-density in terms of readership – the list includes Facebook, Digg, Twitter, Delicious, StumbleUpon and many others (33 active services).

In just a few simples steps you can get started:

1. Follow this link to sign up: https://www.onlywire.com/signup

You will be given two options, a pay plan or a promote plan (free).

Promote Plan - is free to use if you agree to add the OnlyWire buttons on your blogs or websites. Make sure that you read the terms & conditions before you proceed. If you choose this option, you need to wait until OnlyWire has verified the buttons on your blog or website before you can use the service.

Pay Plan - you will be charged a subscription fee of $2.99 per month or $24.99 per year (save 30%) to be able to use their services.

No matter what one you choose, you will enjoy the same functionality.

2. The next step is to setup accounts with each social networking and bookmarking sites in OnlyWire. Currently, there are 33 sites that you can submit content to. All you need to do is enter the usernames and passwords you use on each site and click "Save My Logins". Check off the test post so you can check if it is working and there are no problems with the info you provided.

3. From the OnlyWire homepage, click "Tools" and then "Browser Tools". Install the Browser button on your internet browser to make it easier to submit web pages. Choose the add-on that corresponds to your internet browser and follow the installation. You should now have the OnlyWire button toolbars after the installation is done.

4. Go to the web page or content that you want to distribute or share. Click on the OnlyWire button on your browser and choose "Bookmark & Share". The frames option shows you the web page at the bottom while the no frames option only shows the list of sites to share. Just fill in the tags and the notes then hit "Bookmark". It takes a few minutes before you will receive an email notification on the status of a submission. That's all there is to it!

For every submission, you need to check the status because they sometimes fail or require finalization because of the verification code on the site. OnlyWire will save you a ton of time and will increase your traffic and search engine ranking. It is a very powerful tool for publishers, bloggers, and webmasters to syndicate content to multiple social networking sites.

WARNING: Do not submit the same URL more than once, otherwise you will be considered as spam on the sites. This not only affects you, but all the users of OnlyWire.com.

Now, enjoy your extra free time and of course the increased traffic to your content!