Quora

Quora is a question-and-answer website where questions are created, answered, edited and organized by its community of users. The company was founded in June 2009, and the website was made available to the public on June 21, 2010.Quora aggregates questions and answers to topics. Users can collaborate by editing questions and suggesting edits to other users' answers.
Posts about Quora
    • Quora’s ads platform is out of beta and available globally

      Quora, the place to get questions on just about any topic you can dream up answered by people who know about it, has now opened its self-serve ads platform to advertisers globally. More than 300 advertisers from a range of verticals have been using on the platform while in beta. Shopify, Hubspot, Thinkific, Udacity, and Hired are among the companies that have been running campaigns.

      Ginny Marvin/ Marketing Landin Display- 18 readers -
    • With new funding & a growing userbase, Quora makes its pitch to advertisers

      Quora, the Q&A platform that’s been around since 2009, has quietly grown into a business now valued at nearly $1.8 billion. In the past week, the company announced an injection of $85 million in funding and said monthly active users grew from 100 million to 195 million in the past year. It’s also prepped to put a lot more investment into its fledgling ad business that’s still in beta.

      Ginny Marvin/ Marketing Land- 16 readers -
  • The Sensible Social Media Checklist

    …, and Periscope in your marketing Update your plan for blogging and social media If you find yourself stumped at the prospect of using social media marketing to promote your business, this simple guide can help. Follow these easy suggestions to create a consistent social media internet marketing presence on multiple channels. Just be sure to measure the impact of your efforts so you recognize what’s working and what’s not! Download a Printable Version of the Checklist © 2016 DK New Media. …

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 21 readers -
  • Is content swiping smart marketing or brand desperation?

    …. Here’s a screen shot. Can you detect something strange here? Like most people, I didn’t pay much attention to who wrote the article. I simply dove into the meat of the content. But where did this content come from? Forbes lifted an answer from Quora (a site that posts answers to questions) and pasted it as a fresh article on its own website…

    {grow}in Content- 17 readers -
  • 33 Ways You Can Increase Social Media Engagement with Your Brand

    …). Massive mentions often gain a lot of engagement. Make use of trending hashtags when you find ones that can be linked to your market/brand some way. Search and find out questions people ask (relevant to your market) on places like Twitter, Quora, Google+ and more and answer them. Introduce a limited-time sale/discount or tell fans stocks…

    Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 28 readers -
  • 7 Smart Ways for Content Marketers to Beat Writer’s Block

    … collection of reader comments. 3. Reddit Reddit, also known as the front page of the Internet, is one of the best ways to keep your finger on the pulse of what’s trending. To find information on a specific topic, do a Google site search by using the “site:” command. For example, if you’re looking for ideas on budget travel, search “site:reddit.com…

    The Content Strategistin Content- 16 readers -
  • Leveraging social media for local SEO

    … for local search: Snapchat and Quora. [Read the full article on Search Engine Land.] Some opinions expressed in this article may be those of a guest author and not necessarily Marketing Land. Staff authors are listed here. About The Author Lydia Jorden is a SEO and digital marketing expert with a passion for helping both small and large…

    Marketing Landin Social SEO- 19 readers -
  • Snapchat Rolls Out Story Explorer: This Week in Social Media

    …: Skype 6.6 for iPhone and iPad is a “new version that helps make multi-tasking with Skype a little bit easier.” Quora Launches Writing Sessions: A new Quora feature, Writing Sessions, “lets askers (1) know when a domain expert is looking for interesting questions to answer and (2) collaborate to assemble a great set of questions for the expert…

    Social Media Examinerin Social- 17 readers -
  • How to Build and Grow Your Email List

    … is already engaged opt-in! Tap Into the Power of Feedback – Capture feedback and sign those folks up! Create Gated Videos in Wistia – Wistia has some incredible tools for converging video and lead generation – use them! Visualize Your Site’s Traffic – How are people navigating your site and are you asking them to opt-in through that process…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin EMail How To's- 27 readers -
  • How to Use Quora to Create Quality Blog Content

    … Quora has become the premiere online Q&A site. Its feature-rich functions allow users to ask questions targeted to industry leaders or answer those to increase your reputation. The ability to upvote great answers, downvote those that you don’t agree with, and share questions and answers on social media to boost engagement make Quora even…

  • Using Trending News To Create An Exciting Content Calendar

    … to go viral. The resource also works with Salesforce and HootSuite functionality. Quora In the world of content writers, Quora is an underutilized resource made up of a community of people who specialize in specific fields and industries. These knowledgeable individuals provide insight to others who want to learn about anything and everything from…

    Relevancein Content- 29 readers -
  • Under-used social media platforms (and more)

    … In the latest edition of The Marketing Companion podcast, Tom Webster and I climb all over today’s hottest marketing topics. Here’s a sampling of our latest audio adventure: Tom amazes Mark with his knowledge of the Seven Dwarves. Cancelling Google Glass — Is this a blip on the wearable tech radar or has Google set the industry back a step…

    {grow}in Social- 14 readers -
  • How to Use Quora to Generate Blog Content

    In my previous post I wrote about How LinkedIn Convinced Powerful Influencers to Create Content. I was curious about LinkedIn's Influencer Program, more specifically I wanted to know how they managed to get so many influencers to write on their platform. Since I'm not a LinkedIn insider or have access to a source there, I knew getting an answer would be a challenge.

    Search Engine People Blog- 8 readers -
  • Free Prospect and Leads Generation Tool – AeroLeads

    …. With AeroLeads, you can find relevant prospects from all over the web including blogs, news sites, social media, quora etc along with contact details like name, email, social media profiles of the business and the user. These prospects can then be followed to make them leads. Currently the tool is free and can look at search engine results, news sites, social media (twitter, linkedin and facebook) as well as YellowPages, Merchant Circle and Yahoo Local. …

    Pushkar Gaikwad/ InBoundioin Social- 26 readers -
  • Why You Must Curate Content in 2015

    … active in the hi-tech niche, for example, following Mashable is going to be a must for content curation success. Forbes, Enterpreneur, and Wall Street Journal have excellent economy and finance pieces. Apart from pinpointing such journals, look for the best authors. Jayson DeMers, for example, is a Forbes contributor who “de-mystifies SEO and online…

    Julia Mccoy/ Search Engine Journalin Content- 49 readers -
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