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BuzzStream Release Notes – 3/7/2010

It's about that time. Time to lay out what we've been up to since our last post. It's been a while; we know it and it's no OK with us. Why the blackout? A ton of new customers, continued product enhancements and infrastructure upgrades have had everyone juggling fire. We don't like burns so unfortunately Read more

BuzzStream Release for 2/23

It's been a busy couple of weeks here at BuzzStream.  We've had two releases go out with a bunch of new features as well as a number of usability enhancements and bug fixes.  We're most excited about two things we've added: 1) revisions to the dashboard, and 2) the introduction of task management. Here's Read more

How to Drive More Links Via Public Relations

Many marketers have noted that PR, blogger relations, and social media engagement can have a positive impact on SEO.   Primarily they point out that links are a by-product of success.  Adam Singer at TopRank Blog writes, "Links earned from PR...can be a major boost in both rankings and referral traffic."  Read more

BuzzStream Maintenance Release for 12/16

You know when you're on a long road trip and after about 500 miles of driving 70 miles per hour, you pull off, fill your tank, and wash all the bugs off your windshield? Well today's release was the equivalent of a major window washing for BuzzStream. So many bugs squashed. So many things we've wanted Read more
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BuzzStream Maintenance Release for 12/2

We've got a release going live tonight, and we wanted to let our customers know what they can find in it. Performance improvements.  Our hamsters have been running fast to keep up with the growing usage of BuzzStream, and we've made a number of changes that we think will result in noticeable improvements Read more

New Release! Support for agencies and enterprises with projects

Hi all!  This is going to be a long post, but we had a big release last week and there's a lot to cover.  We've added features that touch just about every part of the product and,  on top of that, we finished a major infrastructure upgrade to improve performance.  Here's what's new: Projects: Support Read more

BuzzStream's Social Media Monitoring Goes Live!

We're happy to announce that we've added social media monitoring to BuzzStream for PR and Social Media.  If you haven't signed up for the free beta yet, now is a great time to join.  We've made 200 beta invites available to TechCrunch which you can access from their review of the product. This is Read more

Measuring Inbound Marketing

I just spoke to the Austin Web Analytics Wednesday on the topic of PR, Social Media, and SEO measurement. Great group with really thoughtful questions and good conversations. I discussed my view of Inbound Marketing as a funnel: Listening > Engagement > Relationship > Coverage > Links > Search Rankings Read more

CapitalFactory Announces Its First Crop of Companies

CapitalFactory, Austin's own startup incubator/accelerator program announced its first crop of companies today: Cubit Planning - Environmental impact reports at the click of a button Famigo - Mobile games that bring the family together Homstie - Person-to-person marketplace for storage space Read more

IMSpringBreakers Get BuzzStream T-Shirts

Attending IMSpringBreak?  Need a t-shirt?  BuzzStream's got your free t-shirt right here (well, technically at conference registration).  We're giving out free shirts to all IMSB attendees with the phrase, "I build links, therefore I am," in Latin on the back.  We figured it was just obscure enough Read more