July 2011
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New from OneTrueFan: minibar, Fanalytics, API &...
It’s been a busy couple months here at OTF HQ! We moved into a sweet office in the heart of San Francisco’s Mission District, and since then have been nose to the grindstone working on all sorts of rad stuff. Here’s a few things you might have missed: The OneTrueFan minibar is open  Whoever said that the best things come in big packages obviously didn’t check out the...
Jul 6th
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Catch the latest gossip from OneTrueFan...
Kick off the 4th of July weekend with these juicy stories from the top entertainment sites on the web, brought to you by OneTrueFan Fanalytics! GAWKER Roger Ailes’ Secret Nixon-Era Blueprint for Fox News “Republican media strategist Roger Ailes launched Fox News Channel in 1996, ostensibly as a “fair and balanced” counterpoint to what he regarded as the liberal establishment...
Jul 2nd
The OneTrueFan minibar is open
They say that the best things come in small packages, and OneTrueFan is no exception. Introducing the OneTrueFan Minibar! It’s all the OneTrueFan goodness you love, but now in a compact bundle, with extra goodies included in the mix. Check to see who else has visited the page that you are on with the Recent Visitors tab. Share the page on Twitter or Facebook, check out where you rank on...
Jul 1st
June 2011
27 posts
Check out what's hot on G4tv.com!
Grab your controller and take a peek into the G4tv.com top 5 most popular stories of the day, based on shares and check-ins from OneTrueFan Fanalytics! Why the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Games Matters - Sessler’s Soapbox “Yesterday, Adam was very happy about the Supreme Court’s ruling over the California Violent Video Games law and gave you all an early Soapbox. Now after...
Jun 30th
OneTrueFan site fo the day: awesomewebshow.com →
Gather up the kiddos and tune in for today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, awesomewebshow.com! AwesomeWebShow is a community of videos for kids, picked by kids! All of your childrens favorites are here, including Charlie the Unicorn, the villainous Severus Snape, and of course, Justin Beiber. Get down with Jack Black on Yo Gabba Gabba, learn how to make your very own webshow, and recycle #6...
Jun 29th
Writers block got you down in the dumps?...
Check out these stories from the top 3 tech sites that got the tech world buzzing: MASHABLE: 2012 Olympic Athletes Are Welcome To Tweet “Athletes competing at the 2012 Olympic Games in London are free to tweet during the competition, the Olympic Committee said. The athletes are actively encouraged to “take part in social media and to post, blog and tweet their experiences,” the guidelines...
Jun 28th
OneTrueFan site of the day: iamshellykelly.com →
Get crafty with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, iamshellykelly.com! Shelly Kelly is a DIY artist who’s hobby is to make things that make others happy, smile, and have fun. Visit her Etsy shop Scrap Heap for creations made from scraps of fabric, paper, and other items in her craft box, along with materials that have been recycled or upcycled with a touch of vintage items in the...
Jun 25th
The OneTrueFan battle for TheDJList.com!
Hit the dancefloor and check out the DJ battle going down on TheDJList for the title of OneTrueFan!  In the lead, with a current score of 307 points is Texas native DJ Richard Storm, who has traveled all over the world, and learned to DJ while visiting Germany during his time in the AirForce. Take a listen to his Welcome To The 90s In Frankfurt! Hard Trance Mix (Vinyl mix). Gaining speed on...
Jun 24th
OneTrueFan site of the day: gainnet.org →
Be a part of the Gainesville’s fastest growing social network for entrepreneurs, scientists, students and innovators with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, gainnet.org GAIN’s mission is to encourage technology enterprises start up and develop in the Gainesville area by providing them with support through networking and educational opportunities. GAIN’s provides...
Jun 23rd
OneTrueFan site of the day:... →
Take a look into the life of a housewife who balances kids, 2 dogs and a husband one comic a day. Each cartoon takes no longer than 30 minutes to draw, with the goal of delivering one comic each day for the entire year. Check out some of her crazy hijinx with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, avoidancebehaviorworks.blogspot.com! #11: Is that kibble in my toothbrush? #14: Self-Help...
Jun 22nd
OneTrueFan site of the day: socialmeteor.com →
Get the most out of social media, and improve your communication skillz with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, socialmeteor.com! Join Troy Janisch as he explores the world of marketing, social media tools and advice that will help you get the biggest impact for your website or business, including interviews with the thought leaders of the industry including Guy Kawasaki and...
Jun 21st
blog.louisgray.com: OneTrueFan Introduces Friend... →
If you’ve been running the OneTrueFan bar to follow your activity around the Web, as I’ve long extolled and done myself, you’ve gotten used to the ease of sharing great content downstream and racking up achievements, as you work your way to the top of sites’ leaderboard. Today, the serviceintroduced an array of visual enhancements which makes advancement more apparent, but...
Jun 18th
OneTrueFan delivers a tastier new toast!
OneTrueFan is on fire this week with new announcements! Hot off the heels of our kick-ass API release, and the introduction of OneTrueFan Fanalytics, it is my pleasure to show you OneTrueFan’s sexy new toast notifications!  OneTrueFan awards fans with patches for accomplishments such as sharing a site or viewing a certain amount of pages on a site. When you achieve an award, or unlock...
Jun 17th
Welcome to OneTrueFan TechWeek & Gigaom!
It is my pleasure to welcome two major tech sites to the OneTrueFan community, check-in and show your love for TechWeek and Gigaom! Head to the windy city for a week full of tech and start-ups at TechWeek.Com! Chicago is an epicenter of adapting new technologies to social and economic diversity. The city’s culture of technology is one where hundreds of online companies have flourished. Chicago...
Jun 17th
OneTruefan Fanalytics: Celebrity Edition! →
See who’s hot (and who’s not) with OneTrueFan Fanalytics: Celebrity Edition! OneTrueFan put together a list of the top 25 celebrity gossip websites, and gave them the same treatment as we did for your favorite tech sites, by packing it full of real time data goodness.  Ride shotgun with the paparazzi as you watch the most juicy gossip unfold in real-time on the live Fan Activity...
Jun 17th
Introducing the OneTrueFan API!
If you’ve checked out OneTrueFan Fanalytics, you may have noticed the crazy amount of insight we can provide about your site and your community. The OneTrueFan Fanalytics site dashboard is just one example of how to use that data in a way that will help you engage your active fans, but the possibilities don’t just end there. Since data by nature loves to roam free like a wild pony, we...
Jun 16th
MyBlogLog → OneTrueFan →
Remember those subscriber cards you found tucked into magazines that asked questions about your income, education, sports you liked, where you traveled or what newspapers you read? The editors and advertisers of that magazine were trying to find out more about their readers. Except for the folks that took the time to write in, an editor of a print magazine knew very little about the people who...
Jun 15th
Understanding OneTrueFan Fanalytics!
By now I’m sure all of us have spent at least a few hours being hypnotized by our recently released real-time Fan Analytics (or Fanalytics as we call it here at OTF HQ). But this data is not just a sparkly stream of social engagement, its one of the most in depth looks you can get into what your community truly cares about. Check out how OneTrueFan Fanalytics can help you get to know your...
Jun 15th
OneTrueFan site of the day:... →
Take a trip though the wetlands on a hunt for pacific northwests most exotic dragonflies with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, nwdragonflier.blogspot.com Whether you have a general interest in wildlife but don’t know anything about odonates (most commonly known as dragonflies & damselflies), or you have been looking at odonates for years and can recognize most species you...
Jun 14th
christacy.blogspot.com:Leveraging OneTrueFan's... →
Yesterday OneTrueFan released a public preview of the company’s Fan Intelligence (aka “Fan-alytics”) solution. If you’ve not seen it, check it out. While this preview is really cool and exciting - I thought it would be interesting to see how much more someone could get out of it with a little more work. In this case, I decided it would be interesting to look at the size...
Jun 11th
The OneTrueFan Super Team!
Its the morning after our huge “Fanalytics” announcements, and word on the streets says its a big hit!  blog.louisgray.com - “OneTrueFan Unveils Fan Engagement Analytics for Blogs” blog.arhg.net - “Fan Analytics from OneTrueFan” And we are over the moon with the words of encouragements and praise we have received from the community: We here at...
Jun 10th
blog.louisgray.com: OneTrueFan Unveils Fan... →
Even if you run the most sophisticated visitor analytics software, connecting impersonal IP address data and browsing history to real people can be a challenge. Only through external activity on social networks, or through blog comments can you get a real picture of the people who take in your content. OneTrueFan, which I’ve happily sported on this blog practically since the product’s...
Jun 10th
OneTrueFan Real Time Fan-Analytics!
Have you ever wondered what sites have the most actively engaged fans? Do you want to know what the fans for those sites are doing, sharing, saying – and who they might be? Well, the gang here at OneTrueFan wondered the same thing. And given what our product does – we decided to build out a system to answer these kinds of questions. And now we’re sharing some samples of it with the world! ...
Jun 9th
OneTrueFan site of the day: visualeater.com →
Take a bite into some yummy eye candy with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, VisualEater.com! Food isn’t just mouthwatering to your taste-buds, its delicious to your eyes too! Sal and Juan are both completely hypnotized by the magical allure and beautiful presentation of delicious food. Every time Sal and Juan walked into a restaurant, fast food joint, or coffee shop they always...
Jun 8th
OneTrueFan site of the day: horsesandheels.com →
Giddy up and head to where the city meets the country with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, horsesandheels.com   Raquel is a little bit country, and a little bit rock and roll. You can catch her one day wearing stilettos and the next day in spurs with an obsession with cowboy boots, Christian Louboutin, cosmetics and cooking. Her first love is fashion. Especially her biggest...
Jun 8th
OneTrueFan site of the day: E3.G4tv.com →
Follow along and keep up on the latest announcements from the E3 convention with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, e3.g4tv.com The Electronic Entertainment Expo (or E3 for those in the know) is the epicenter for the latest videogame and gamer announcements. Each summer, gaming companies big and small gather in the LA convention center to announce their latest and greatest pieces of...
Jun 7th
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OneTrueFan site of the day: theappletouch.com →
Gear up for WWDC, and keep up with the latest Apple buzz with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, theappletouch.com! Frank Guillan has his fingers on the pulse of everything happening in the world of Macintosh covering accessories, news, apps and the latest finds on iTunes.  Check out the latest scoop on the new 360° video app that creates an action-filled world for mobile marketers on...
Jun 3rd
OneTrueFan site of the day:... →
Dive head first into the world of comics with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, comicsincrisis.blogspot.com! Comics in Crisis is a weekly digest of the rise and fall of your favorite comic book stories, as well as comic book news, conventions, reviews and nostalgia  Comic in crisis has their fingers on the pulse on everything in the world of comics. Where are the best super hero...
Jun 3rd
The OneTrueFan battle for G4tv.com!
ATTENTION ONETRUEFAN PLAYERS! The battle for the title of OneTrueFan on G4tv is heating up! In the lead right now is Jamison Imhoff (@splendidjay) with a current score of 2,167 points. When Jamison is not raking up the points on G4tv.com, he spends his time brushing up on his fatalities at themortalkombat.com where he holds the title of OneTrueFan as well.  Not far behind is Leah Jackson...
Jun 2nd
May 2011
19 posts
OneTrueFan site of the day: higher-and-higher.com →
Discover communication methods and best practices with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, higher-and-higher.com Effective communications lead to higher results. No matter in what field, they are essential key to successful development. Higher & Higher supports this concept. As a creator of Higher & Higher, Petya seeks to provide useful and fruitful information: examples of best...
May 31st
OneTrueFan site of the day:... →
Learn the secret life of a Benefit Gal with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, blog.benefitcosmetics.com The history of Benefit cosmetics dates back to 1976 when the Ford twins opened up their first beauty boutique in San Francisco, with a whimsical candy store atmosphere. The shop grew famous for delivering quick fixes for every gals peskiest beauty dilemmas. The...
May 28th
OneTrueFan site of the day: happygoss.blogspot.com →
Catch up on with all of your favorite Hollywood celebrities with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, happygoss.blogspot.com and follow along with the hijinx as they rise and fall from fame.  Wedding bells ring as Kim Kardashian plans a wedding fit for a princess, whereas Jessica Simpson plans on having a more intimate ceremony. Maybe they should take advice from Lily Allen, who’s...
May 27th
OneTrueFan site of the day:... →
Embark on a food adventure with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, dailyfoodadventure.blogspot.com! Richard is your kitchen captain on a voyage to conquer everything from comfort food, to exotic cuisine. Making his way through his mum’s favorite dishes as well as classic asian dishes from the past, he walks you step by step with his many culinary experiments, accompanied by mouth...
May 26th
OneTrueFan site of the day:... →
Learn to entertain the perfect tea party with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, sweetlysweet.blogspot.com Join Lorell as she shows you how to throw the sweetest party for any occasion from start to finish. From holidays to weddings, birthday parties & baby showers, Lorell pays attention to each and every detail.  Organizing the perfect baby shower is a breeze with her Baby Shower...
May 25th
OneTrueFan site of the day: skullbunnie.com →
Get a first hand account of the idiot apocalypse with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, skullbunnie.com! Join Jon, Paulie, Mark, Zomar & Maggie as they guide you through the best of comics, movies, games, web videos and heavy metal with a dash of nerd rage as they document first hand the casualties of the “idiot apocalypse” Check out Jon’s original animation...
May 23rd
OneTrueFan site of the day: myremoteradio.com →
Hang out with Andrew & Doug at MyRemoteRadio What is My Remote Radio? Well on the surface it’s a geek-centric Podcast and Blog. But below all that, it’s a place for Andrew and Doug to share all the stuff that we love. Whether that be movies, comics, toys (oh umm, I mean collectibles), television shows, video games, gadgets … you name it really! In fact that’s their one and only rule...
May 20th
OneTrueFan site of the day: redneckgirlaprons.com →
Howdy Retro Cowgirls! Put your spurs on and gallop through the one-of-a-kind apron selections at redneckgirlaprons.com Each apron is blinged by hand setting and clamping each individual rhinestone. Added to that sparkle, a totally lined, piped and ruffled piece of art known as the western cowgirl apron. Made of only the finest 100% cotton fabric, these aprons are hand crafted in the U.S.A! Buy...
May 20th
OneTrueFan site of the day:... →
Embark on an adventure with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, discoveryenterprise.blogspot.com Discovery Enterprise is Ralph Buttigieg, Alex Michael Bonnici, Dennis Chamberland & Michael Lombardi who’s passion is science and exploration, namely the exploration of new frontiers such as Sea and Space. Cause really? Who doesn’t want to discover new worlds? Discovery...
May 19th
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How we do privacy at OneTrueFan
Yesterday the SF Gate wrote about another California privacy bill that has been unveiled.  Proposal SB242 would require all sites with a social profile to by default set privacy settings at their most restrictive until a user opts to change them.  This adds to a growing pile of legislation at both the state and federal level aimed to curve “privacy abuses” on the web. I imagine the...
May 17th
OneTrueFan site of the day: 300guitars.com →
Rock out with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, 300Guitars.com! Billy Penn created 300guitars.com to share his passion for guitars and guitar players. The site is updated daily and you can get the latest news about guitar equipment, artist news, technical articles and just about anything related to guitars and guitar players. There are helpful and informative articles on the articles...
May 17th
OneTrueFan site of the day: theequitykicker.com →
Catch up on internet business trends with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, www.theequitykicker.com TheEquityKicker is a blog for entrepreneurs and venture capitalists, ran by Nic Brisbourne, partner at European VC fund DFJ Esprit. TheEquityKicker focuses mostly on his thoughts on where he see opportunity coming, emerging business models, and his take on recent developments that impact...
May 13th
OneTrueFan site of the day: geeknative.com →
Geek out with today’s OneTrueFan site of the day, geeknative.com GeekNative.com is a personal hobby blog run by Andrew Girdwood. He balances his time between digital marketing and posting about videogames (typically RPGs), as well as movies and TV shows that appeal to geeks, technology, gadgets, science, anime, robots and others. As our CEO Eric put it, Geek Native is the new io9. The...
May 13th
OneTrueFan site of the day:... →
Learn reading, writing and arithmetic with todays OneTrueFan site of the day, oceansoffirstgradefun.blogspot.com Meet Mrs. A. This is her 18th year teaching first grade and she still loves every minute of it. After spending seven of her 18 years as a Reading Recovery teacher, the experience changed changed her life forever. Having the opportunity to see the lights come on in struggling readers...
May 11th
OneTrueFan site of the week: thedjlist.com →
Get on the dance floor with todays special OneTrueFan site of the week, TheDJList! Dance Music is global. At the same time, it’s very local with events & nightlife, clubs & venues, fans & networking, etc. The goal at The DJ List is to begin to surface what’s new in your local dance music scene. While you can always find amazing global content on The DJ List, you’re...
May 6th
Louis Gray shows love for OneTrueFan's "Horizontal...
Not trying to brag or anything, but check out this awesome blog post from our good friend Louis Gray about his impressions on OneTrueFan’s new style! I’ve long extolled the virtues of OneTrueFan, the logical successor to the soon-to-be deceased MyBlogLog, spawned by the latter’s founders, racking up one’s visits around the Web, duking out top positions like Foursquare...
May 5th
OneTrueFan player of the day: @PercyHallow →
Meet today’s OneTrueFan player of the day, @PercyHallow “Percy is an English writer and caffeine addict suffering from terminal wanderlust. She writes venue reviews for Itchy York as well as novels and short stories. Her ambitions are to become published, see the world and have grey dreadlocks and a peace pipe at 60.” Follow along with Percy as she details some of the finest...
May 5th
OneTrueFan site of the day:... →
Support the indie music scene, and be a part of Sinch’s new album with todays OneTrueFan site of the day, contribute.sincharmy.com! We’ve been playing music and putting out albums for over 15 years now. We’ve put stuff out on major labels, on indie labels and even on our own. There have been good and bad things in every case, but when we stop and ask ourselves what we really want to do...
May 3rd
OneTrueFan site of the day: 7touchgroup.com →
Meet the brilliant minds behind 7touch Group with todays OneTrueFan site of the day! All computer technology excites us. From the web to the mobile device, the simplest to the most complex platforms and programming languages, our skills span the technological spectrum and include (but are not limited to) AI - Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Automation, Mainstream and Obscure Programming...
May 2nd
April 2011
19 posts
OneTrueFan site of the day:... →
Gather around the table with todays delicious OneTrueFan site of the day, seduceyourtastebuds.blogspot.com I am Padmajha Sureshbabu (PJ for short) and I love to cook and experiment in the kitchen. As a kid I used to watch my mom in the kitchen in amazement at the ease with which she would turn the place to a magic land filled with wonderful aromas and colorful platters. Drawing inspiration from...
Apr 29th
OneTrueFan site of the day: gluttonofstyle.com →
Discover the beautiful world of high end fashion with todays OneTrueFan site of the day, gluttonofstyle.com Yves Saint Laurent once said that fashion does not last forever, style is the only thing that remains. I see fashion as a rich selection of food. Too much can be fattening and could cause indigestion.  In a place where fashion is the last thing in minds of people, I feast in the visual...
Apr 28th