Is Social bookmarking a tool? Or off page promotional exercise that enables one to save and share bookmarks but with the surfacing of new platforms and revamping of the old which can definitely be used as an effective tactic for online marketing. Its been a common practice that brands create wow micro sites/landing pages which could have bring million of views but get only a thousand! Any guess? The simple answer to that out of many many various methods the Social Bookmarking can help announce these sites which bring them back to action and tell their stories all over again! Right? While the websites help create the stories, social bookmarking sites can help tell the stories well and make sure everyone’s listening.
Combining the old and new Social Bookmarking platforms present an opportunity for brands to invoke organic conversation.
Lastly the social bookmarking tools and sites helps you discover and share interesting finds online. Early 2000 Delicious pioneered social bookmark tagging and became the widely used bookmarking site. While Digg, Stumbleupon and Reddit prove to be one the most popular because they are easy to use.
Bookmarking Some Common Questions?
- What is social bookmarking
- How has it evolved
- Who uses it & why
- What kind of content gets most circulated
- How can online marketers leverage this tool
- Tool of measuring success
- And in the last what’s next
Social Bookmarking Common Features
- Management and sharing of bookmarks
- Tagging, ranking and commenting
- Integration with browsers and other web sites
- Social networking
Social Bookmarking Recap:
In a laymen term Social Bookmarking is a way to share, store & organize your links & webpages. With the help of social bookmarking exercise one is creating a dialogue parameters along with saving links.
On the other hand site like Social Monkee can be tested for managing and rotating social bookmarking links which also helps you compelling a concise weekly or monthly social bookmarking report & analysis.
Checkout Social Monkee in Action in the video below