1 Billion Facebook Users in 2012? Not So Fast

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A report has been released by interactive agency icrossing. If all goes as planned, according to the “research” from iCrossing, Facebook should hit the one billion mark in August of 2012. Image via CrunchBase. We reported on it over at Marketing Pilgrim. The gist?

Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2010 (So Far)

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Data junkies, stats addicts, web trivia buffs rejoice — here are a deluge of social media, search and other marketing research facts and figures from 50 articles and blog posts published so far in 2010. What percentage of web searches stop after page one of the results?

Marketing + Technology + Management – Hype = MarTech

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Steve Sirich , general manager of the global search ads business at Microsoft , will present Intelligent Agents — From Queries to Conversations to Actions, How AI is Changing the Face of Marketing. Get an inside, 360-degree view of the search and hiring process for Correy’s role.

Best of 2008: Social Media Optimization, Part 2

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SES San Jose: Social Media Analysis and Tracking by TopRank Online Marketing Blog Jessica Cameron-Ruud provides detailed notes on this SES panel discussion featuring Todd Parsons of Buzz Logic , Rob Key of Converseon , and Edmund Won from iCrossing.

Top 56 B2B Marketing Posts for September 2010

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50 Killer Free Social Media Icon Sets - Hubspot , September 10, 2010 Social media is an incredibly effective tool for sharing content, boosting popularity, improving search engine optimization, and getting found on the internet. How about a real-time search tool to see what’s being said about your company or any topic of interest right now? Google’s new feature, ‘Google Instant’ is all set to dramatically reduce the time people will spend searching online. iCrossing (2).

B2B Lead Management Market Heats Up

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3) Search engine marketing services providers – Shar VanBoskirk covers this market, but I’ve found companies like Reprise Media, IMPAQT, iCrossing and iProspect doing a lot more to help B2B marketers understand how to turn search optimization or paid clicks into qualified leads. deal; more search competition=a good thing.