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Did you know? How to set up QuickView searches in Raven

Have you heard? Raven’s social tools now have a new and more user-friendly look and lots of new features. It’s also a lot easier to create and use QuickViews in the Social Stream. So, what are QuickView searches? These searches are views that include only sources that you … Read More

Did you know? Pre-pay for Raven and receive a discount

While there are plenty of things in life you can’t put a price on, quality marketing tools are not one of them. Each Raven account includes data from dozens of different sources that would cost several hundred dollars per month if purchased separately — but … Read More

Did you know? Save advanced Twitter searches in Raven

We recently announced some improvements to Raven including new SEO reports, a rebooted Research Central and some social upgrades. Among our social upgrades is the ability to search Twitter from within Raven. Not only can you search Twitter in Raven, you can also save searches, refine searches using Twitter’s … Read More

Announcing Raven University

Raise your hand if you’ve ever said any one of these things. Raven has so many tools I don’t have time to learn them all. I just started this job, and there’s no one to teach me to use Raven OR I just hired someone, … Read More

Did you know? Sync your Scribe account in Raven

With Raven’s new updates to Content Manager, users are now able to use Copyblogger’s Scribe 4 content analysis tool to help figure out exactly what their work is missing. Not only does Scribe automatically figure out your keyword density and prominence for the most SEO-friendly … Read More

Did you know? Reporting with Raven’s new Link Report module

Ever since the link reporting module in Raven’s Report Wizard got a big makeover, Raven users have many (and I mean many) options to report on, which is totally awesome if you ask me. Some of the added and improved features include: The ability to organize … Read More

Did you know? Set up recurring tasks in Raven’s Task Manager

We recently announced updates to tasks and messages in Raven. There used to be only two types of tasks: one-time and scheduled. Now there are three. Introducing the resetting task… Say you want a frequent reminder to interact with someone on Twitter, but it doesn’t … Read More

My social media monitoring schedule: the day, the week, the month

Reputation management. Industry trend forecasting. Insights from customers. There are as many good reasons to monitor social media as there are tools to help you do it. As Raven’s community manager, I use the powerful one-two punch of Raven’s Social Stream and Social Monitor to … Read More

Case study: 5 ways Raven helped this agency grow and retain clients

It’s a thin line between love and obsession. That’s the case for PPC expert and entrepreneur John Rampton when he’s describing his feelings for Raven. By day, John is part of the Internet marketing agency team at Maple North in Toronto. By night, John works … Read More

Did you know? How to hide link types

When you’re dealing with lots of links, it pays to have a system. That’s why Raven’s Link Manager gives you lots of flexibility. You can create and customize link statuses, link types and website types to fit your process. When you’re not using a link … Read More