Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010
JANUARY 17, 2011
Facebook is the world’s most visited social media brand with 54% of the worlds internet population visiting the brand. More than 700,000 local businesses have active Pages on Facebook. At its current rate, Twitter will process almost 10 billion tweets in 2010. Then Twitter.
How to Save Time & Effort with Your Social Media/Facebook Posting
JULY 26, 2012
Those business owners need to set up accounts for Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Google +. StumbleUpon, Digg, Pinterest, etc. It then applies the following calculation per time bucket: # of RTs in this bucket / # of RTs within the sample of 199 tweets.
Study shows Twitter users are powerful consumers
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
OCTOBER 4, 2010
A new study finds consumers active on Twitter are three times more likely to impact a brand’s online reputation through syndicated Tweets, blog posts, articles and product reviews than the average consumer. – 23 percent of online consumers read Twitter updates at least monthly.
3 Ways Data’s Popularity Is Changing Business
It's All About Revenue
FEBRUARY 23, 2011
Businesses like Klout and PeerIndex measure how influential you are among a cadre of Twitter users, while Mention Map provides a visualization of your sphere of influence. Nielsen ratings became a household name by sampling household television viewing. Despite better tracking, people can still practice selective sampling, reporting data that makes them look good but not necessarily the data that enables the company to make wiser decisions and drive revenue performance.
Purchases are fun, but…….they don’t move the business needle
JUNE 19, 2012
Less that 11% of a sample of large technology firms were skilled at content marketing. Share the blog post on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Google+, Digg, Delicious, StumbleUpon, etc. We enjoy buying things, like cars, golf clubs, iPads, and vacations. I do too.
Branding, Bail Bonds & Sweet Tea: A Video Roundup
It's All About Revenue
FEBRUARY 8, 2011
A bail bond company with more than 2,800 Facebook fans? Sweet Leaf Tea ‘s April Riggs showed up with free samples and was promptly brought on stage for a impromptu case study on how the brand has used social media to engage with costumers online, and quickly turn potential negative comments into positive feedback. Did you attend the Digital Marketing Forum or follow #mpforum on Twitter? Facebook. by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this.
Why Niche Social Networks Like Empire Avenue Matter to Social Media Marketers
AUGUST 16, 2011
Social media websites are filled with communities and large numbers of people, and most businesses decide to strategically market to the largest websites that exist: Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. minutes Twitter 7.3 minutes Digg 4.1
The State of the Blogosphere 2010
DECEMBER 13, 2010
With the rise of Twitter, Posterous, Tumblr and other forms of micromedia, many believed that the glass was half empty. Today, 100 million Tweets flew across Twitter. Their longevity far outlasts the short-term memory of Twitter or any other micro network.
Go On Get Your Blog On: How to Empower Employees as Blogging Champions
Modern B2B Marketing
FEBRUARY 1, 2012
Referencing Ann Handley’s Content Rules sample blog template , we found this to be a fantastic tool in eliminating barriers that employees might have to writing a post. Engaging in Facebook and Twitter conversations.
Blog Marketing Tactics - 10 Tested, Proven Ideas
JANUARY 4, 2011
Notice all those Twitter users with 20,000+ followers but no blog/website traffic? Sample image from 2009 blogger quotes project 7. The Future Buzz Facebook page is being used primarily as just another way for readers to get content 8.
Book Review: Social Media Marketing
NOVEMBER 2, 2010
With Social Media Marketing: Strategies for Engaging in Facebook, Twitter & Other Social Media , the inimitable Liana “Li Evans has provided the definitive handbook for social media marketers. Social Networking (Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, etc.). Digg this!
Old Spice Man Makes a Social Media Impact with YouTube Responses
JULY 14, 2010
My friend Mike Balzano shot me a note this morning that I had to check out what Old Spice was doing on its Twitter account. Playing off the popular TV commercials, muscular Old Spice man is responding personally to comments on Facebook, YouTube and mostly those on Twitter.
Viral Lift - How to Master the Art of Viral Marketing
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
Are you planning on sharing this blog post to Facebook or Twitter? Users share their own SnapApp quiz results on Facebook for the same reasons I share my blog posts on Facebook-- ownership and self-expression. Twitter will accept any 140 characters, including your URL, which gives you very little space for your very rich, important message. The link title is the blue linked text in the Facebook post. Facebook Mobile Support? Viral Lift.