Michael Gately

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One week after #FacebookDown—what did we learn?

Posted by Michael Gately on October 11, 2021 • ... comments

 

Last Monday, the digital world was rocked as Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp all went down for an unprecedented amount of time (about 6 hours, but it felt like forever, didn't it?) due to a combination of factors involving human error as well as a code update that went awry and prevented Facebook from accessing its own data centers.

Twitter announces Communities feature, but can it help publishers?

Posted by Michael Gately on September 30, 2021 • ... comments

 

Twitter's newest feature, Communities, is set to take on Facebook Groups, Reddit, and Discord as a viable method of creating semi-exclusive, interest-based conversations.

12 cool badges that Disqus publishers have created

Posted by Michael Gately on September 22, 2021 • ... comments

Here at Disqus, we’re always dreaming up tools that will help our publishers boost community engagement. A highly engaged community enjoys robust returning visitor traffic and time-on-site, two crucial performance metrics that can lead to higher ad revenue and better SEO positioning.

Introducing Badges: Letting You Reward User Engagement

Posted by Michael Gately on September 07, 2021 • ... comments

 

Introducing Badges—our brand-new feature that lets you bestow special badges onto commenters who make your community a lively and engaging place.  

What Does Google MCM Mean for Publishers?

Posted by Michael Gately on August 27, 2021 • ... comments

In a move that directly impacts publishers and their ad revenue, Google has recently announced that they’ll be replacing their Scaled Partner Management (SPM) program with Multiple Customer Management (MCM). 

Should You Start Your Own Paid Newsletter?

Posted by Michael Gately on August 10, 2021 • ... comments

When we think in broad terms about sending emails to our audience, the first concept that might come to mind involves traditional email marketing. There's certainly nothing wrong with an email marketing campaign, and in fact, your overall marketing strategy won't be successful unless you're utilizing one, but let's face it - there is absolutely more than one way to engage your audience via email.

Something Powerful

Tell The Reader More

The headline and subheader tells us what you're offering, and the form header closes the deal. Over here you can explain why your offer is so great it's worth filling out a form for.

Remember:

  • Bullets are great
  • For spelling out benefits and
  • Turning visitors into leads.

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