There are over 1 Billion Social media users worldwide and these people engage and produce contents on social media. With so much content out there being produced by others, doesn’t it make sense to curate such contents and provide your audience with rich and high quality contents?
As bloggers we can leverage social media contents in creating better contents for our sites. No matter the niche you are in, there are millions of contents created every day and you can leverage them to providing your audience with better content. You don’t always have to create content, learn to share quality contents produced by others and keep your audience engaged and satisfied with rich contents.
Now the question one may ask is how exactly can we leverage social media content in creating better contents for our website/blogs?
Social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest etc have all recognized the importance of content distribution and have all created a way for webmasters to embed posts on their websites. Embedded posts will not only improve the number of followers but can also bring good exposure to your profile pages from your site or blog.
Embedding Social media posts on your blog will add interactivity and improve your site engagement which will in turn lower your bounce rate and improve your search engine ranking. Embedding social media posts on your blog can help your audience interact with the post right from within your blog.
Your audience can “Like” the embedded post, Share or even Comment on the embedded post right from within your blog post where you embedded such post. You can also improve your profile page followership from embedding your social media posts on your blog.
But most importantly this post is concerned about how you can create better contents for your site with Social media embedded posts. So let’s see how you can embed posts from the various social networks on your blog.
How to Embed a Facebook Post
Then Facebook will generate a script for you, copy the generated code into the part of your website/blog where you want the embedded post to display and publish.
How to Embed a Twitter Post
Then a code will be generated for you just like that of Facebook above, copy the code and post it on any portion of your site you want to display the embedded post and publish.
How to Embed a Google+ Post:
Then Google+ will generate a code for you, copy the code and place it on your blog/website to embed the post on your site.
Sign in to your Pinterest account and select the pin you want to embed on your blog, click on the Option menu and select the “< > Your Website” option.
Then Pinterest will generate a code for you, copy the code and place it on your blog/website to embed the pin on your site. Then choose Pin Widget from the widget builder options and click on the built it button to generate the code. Copy the code to your site to embed the Pin on your site.
Now that you can embed post from several social media sites, you can leverage on it to add different types of media to your content and this can greatly improve the quality of content you share on your site. Your audience will be pleased to find a variety of content curated in one instead of searching the whole internet for solutions.
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