Stumbleupon

StumbleUpon is a discovery engine (a form of web search engine) that finds and recommends web content to its users. Its features allow users to discover and rate Web pages, photos, and videos that are personalized to their tastes and interests using peer-sourcing and social-networking principles.Toolbar versions exist for Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera, Internet Explorer, and Safari. StumbleUpon also works with some independent Mozilla-based browsers.Native mobile StumbleUpon apps exist for Windows, iOS, Android, and the Amazon Appstore.
Posts about Stumbleupon
  • The Problems of the Social Media Echo Chamber

    …, especially in these days of feeds and streams, the brain is wired to demand constant info-stimulus. But in a world where we have retrenched to our villages, we need a techno town crier, someone who can challenge us with information that shocks us out of our predictable feedback loop of self-validation. We nearly had it. StumbleUpon, founded in 2001…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter- 10 readers -
  • 5 Important Social Media Tasks You Should Not Neglect

    … is worth connecting with and who isn’t, and move on to becoming an active user! 2. (Carefully) Follow Back on StumbleUpon It seems like lately StumbleUpon has been losing the popularity that it had a couple of years ago… Over time there have been a few redesigns, which probably made a lot of people to abandon this place. But the thing…

    Reviewz N Tipsin Social Facebook Twitter- 17 readers -
  • 3 Content Tips from StumbleUpon for Reaching Millennials

    Millennials, considered to be the age group between 18 and 35, are consuming content primarily on their mobile devices and for shorter lengths of time. Accessing content on a computer for an hour at a time has been replaced by quick 15 or 20 minute sessions, during which millennials search for authentic a ...

    MarketingSherpa Blogin EMail Content- 9 readers -
  • How to Use StumbleUpon and StumbleUpon Ads

    … Perhaps the most underrated social media and content discovery sites we’ve found for attracting traffic for our own site and our clients is StumbleUpon. StumbleUpon has over 30 million users Tweet This!. StumbleUpon offers both an organic user experience as well as a paid discovery service, StumbleUpon Ads. It’s a pretty addictive platform…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin How To's- 9 readers -
  • How to Make the Most of StumbleUpon

    … StumbleUpon is a great example of a startup making its way into mainstream Internet culture. From its humble origins in 2001 to more than 20 million users today, the “serendipitous discovery engine” has more than its fair share of bragging rights. More than discovering new sites that you find interesting, StumbleUpon has become a venue…

    Noemi Tasarra Twigg/ The Blog Heraldin Social How To's- 11 readers -
  • Big Networks Drive More Traffic, Niche Networks Drive Higher ROI

    … each, while “other” networks generated $3.64 per share, likely due to their niche appeal. These other networks like Wanelo, Tumblr, LinkedIn and Polyvore may not be worth your time when considering the percentage of revenue they generate on the whole. Wanelo performed best with just 0.94 percent, followed by Tumblr’s 0.42 percent, Linkedin’s 0.23…

    Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 15 readers -
  • 5 Surprising Success Stories from Scrappy Companies on Social Media

    … Rehab StumbleUpon Mastery 12 Keys Rehab, a drug and rehabilitation center based in Florida, has been trailblazing when it comes to blogging, infographics, and educational videos this past year. With over 200,000 views and tens of thousands of social signals, their blog has become a great place to find interesting content about anything related…

    Jesse Aaron/ Simply Measuredin Social- 24 readers -
  • How a Blog Can Transform Your Brand

    … for many other amazing developments and qualities. Whether you’re a longtime business warrior; a fledgling startup or are aiming to build a personal brand for yourself, give it a try and see. You may be surprised at the impact it can have. 0 Flares Facebook 0 Twitter 0 Google+ 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 0 0 Flares × …

    Home Based Business Resourcesin Twitter Blogging How To's- 22 readers -
  • How to avoid the target trap of link quantity

    … question is the easy one and can be broken down in to three primary areas. 1. Number of links is not a reliable ranking metric Take any keyword example, in this instance, I’ve picked “beef salad” because I’m hungry and have one in my bag. Below is the table of rankings vs number of links (highest ranking to the left) – there’s no pattern here…

    State of Digitalin Content How To's- 17 readers -
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