35 Stupendous Social Networking Facts and Stats

Webbiquity

Though “social media” broadly encompasses a variety of platforms including blogs (WordPress, Medium, Tumblr), content sharing (YouTube, SlideShare, Instagram), and content curation (Scoop.It, Triberr, Paper.li), the term is nearly synonymous to many for the big social networks.

The Definitive Guide to Awkward LinkedIn Networking

Hubspot

Even though "network" is in the name, I don''t think of most social networks as actual networking sites. YouTube is for videos. But LinkedIn? That''s the one social network that I actually use for networking.

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20 Ideas to super-charge your social media network

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

Behind every social media strategy you must have a content plan and a network plan. But a network plan? “But how do I build this network?” Building your social media network. Connect with contacts on Facebook, LinkedIn, and other social media platforms.

What are the Best Social Networks for B2B Marketing? (Research)

Webbiquity

According to recent research , more than 80% of b2b marketers now use the “big 3″ social networksLinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook—to distribute content. And if so, which social networks are most productive? How much traffic do social networks drive to B2B websites?

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity

While B2C marketers focus on Facebook, LinkedIn is consistently cited as the top social network for B2B marketing. So how can companies most successfully use LinkedIn to generate more leads and sales? What’s the best way to start and grow a LinkedIn group?

Is YouTube Replacing the Printed Manual? [CHART]

Modern Marketing

by Andrew Stivelman | Tweet this In June of 2010, the nielsenwire published statistics on how much time people spend using social networks and blogs on a monthly basis. Is YouTube Replacing the Printed Manual?

5 Tips for Creating Shareable LinkedIn Posts

Contently

Publishing a post on LinkedIn is easy. According to Content Marketing Institute’s report, “ 2016 Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends—North America ,” 94 percent of B2B marketers use LinkedIn to distribute content. Include YouTube videos.

The Top 9 Social Networks For Businesses

B2B Marketing Insider

Are you always wondering which social network is hot and which is not? And how many social networks can your business really continue to pay attention to? In their research, Ignite documents the growth rates, demographics and top countries of 59 social media networks.

8 Great LinkedIn Groups for B2B Marketers

KoMarketing Associates

It is no secret that LinkedIn is a valuable social media platform for B2B marketers. According to a recent report released by Regalix, 91 percent of respondents said that LinkedIn was the most effective channel in terms of helping them reach their target audience.

18 Ways To Build Trust Within Your Online Network

KoMarketing Associates

Here are 18 ways you can build trust in your online network. If you are connected on LinkedIn, write a colleague a LinkedIn recommendation. Rate a good video from one of your that was published on YouTube.

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10 Ways to Use Social Networks for B2B Marketing

Webbiquity

Social networks are essential for expanding your web presence —not only for creating social signals now a key component in search engine rankings, which makes your website and blog easier to find in search, but also by giving you more places to be found online. Creating your profile on each of the major social networks is a first step, but just that. As with most things in life, you’ll get out of social networks what you put into them.

The Basics of LinkedIn Marketing

Content Standard

Back when it started, LinkedIn was a simple digital Rolodex. Over a decade later, the platform has become the go-to social networking platform for professionals. LinkedIn is where professionals go to find jobs, learn more about their industries, and research prospective companies.

The Stories Behind 5 Social Networks That Never Caught On

Hubspot

What was the first social network you ever joined? While many people will recall it being Facebook or Twitter, others might remember some of the earlier, less popular social networks. After all, these networks laid the groundwork for the social media giants we use today.

YouTube - What is LinkedIn? Part 2

Buzz Marketing for Technology

What is LinkedIn? Sign in to YouTube now! Sign in to YouTube now! Sign in to YouTube now! Join YouTube for a free account, or sign in if you are already a member. Sign in to YouTube now! A practical example of how LinkedIn works. A practical example of how LinkedIn works. Networking. What is LinkedIn? What Is LinkedIn? LinkedIn Outlook Toolbar. Barack Obama on LinkedIn. LinkedIn Mobile Demo for the iPhone.

Social Media Usage by Engineers and Industrial Professionals

Industrial Marketing Today

Social Media Marketing Social Networking Google+ Industrial Marketing Lead generation LinkedIn videos YouTubeLast week I downloaded and read the new research report, “Social Media Use in the Industrial Sector” published by IHS GlobalSpec. Some of the findings are consistent with their reports [.]. This is only a content summary. Please click on the headline to read the full article. Visit my website for more content on industrial marketing.].

5 Brands with Highly Successful LinkedIn Marketing Strategies

Content Standard

With 450 million users , LinkedIn is a powerful platform for brands looking to recruit top talent, generate leads, or shore up brand awareness. And given the current social media landscape, it’s no wonder many brands are doubling down on their LinkedIn marketing strategies.

Deciphering Network Personas For Your B2B: Follow Up Q&A

EMagine B2B Blog

If you missed it live you can catch a replay of Deciphering Network Personas For Your B2B over on our YouTube Channel. I don’t have time to post to each of my network individually, what tools do you recommend to schedule my social messaging? Vimeo or YouTube?

Visitors hate online ghost towns more than spammy auto posts

Biznology

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What are the most reliable content channels to connect with customers?

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

LinkedIn connections. YouTube subscribers. LinkedIn connections. Just look at how many people are making millions off of personal YouTube channels. LinkedIn connections. Joe and I concur on the relative importance of LinkedIn.

Am I connecting with my customers enough? 10 tips for customer outreach

Biznology

Do they follow you on Instagram or Twitter , or do they prefer to read your business insights on LinkedIn ? Would a YouTube tutorial from a designer really help them connect with you? Perfect your listening skills at trade shows and networking events.

Interesting Infographics: Portrait of a LinkedIn User 2014 Edition

LEADership

How much ROI are you receiving from your LinkedIn profile? This infographic from Power Formula provides a useful checklist on how to get the most from LinkedIn and how to really make it work for you. Are you currently using the free LinkedIn account? YouTube (29.2%).

How to Craft Perfect Posts for Facebook, LinkedIn & Twitter [SlideShare]

Hubspot

Select Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter. Auto-publish update to all three networks. So to make the most of these platforms, you need to optimize your posts for each social network. LinkedIn Best Practices. Let''s look at the LinkedIn-specific best practices.

30 fascinating facts about organic vs paid social media

Biznology

Here are 30 fascinating facts about organic vs paid social media: 100% of the Top 100 Global Brands have run YouTube ads in the past year. 66% of marketers cite Facebook as their preferred social network. 34% of marketers cite YouTube as their preferred social network.

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for Mastering LinkedIn

Hubspot

With more than 100 million users, LinkedIn is the most popular social network for professionals as well as one of the top social networks overall. To help you master LinkedIn , below is our ultimate list of 20 awesome tricks you've likely overlooked.

Guidelines for Writing Your LinkedIn Company Page

EMagine B2B Blog

LinkedIn company pages are like a personal profile for your company. Your company page is a mini-website for your company, but it’s located on LinkedIn so it’s easy for LinkedIn members to find. Writing for LinkedIn is very different than writing your website.

Social media content discovery and curation for the win

Biznology

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Social Media Engagement: How to Pick and Use The Right Networks

The Forward Observer

Artillery B2B Marketing Blog > The Forward Observer With a social media engagement strategy, marketers can make sure they not only pick the right social media networks, but also use the right tone and message in order to connect with their prospects, customers and advocates.

LinkedIn's New 'Publishing for All' Raises Duplicate Content Questions

Hubspot

LinkedIn recently announced that they''re opening up publishing access to all users , a perk previously reserved for influencers only. To try to sort it out, I took a look at both LinkedIn and Google''s best practices and recommendations. What does LinkedIn say?

Study: Facebook Surpasses LinkedIn as Most Important B2B Social Media Platform

KoMarketing Associates

B2B marketers are focused on many of the same social media outlets as B2C marketers, but according to new research , usage and importance varies by network. However, “For the first time in the history of our study, Facebook has passed LinkedIn as the most important platform for B2B marketers,” noted the authors of the report. Just 37 percent of respondents said the same about LinkedIn.

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Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You | chrisbrogan.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You. LinkedIn is a professional network built around one’s employment capabilities. People who use LinkedIn expertly, like Christopher S. Here are some thoughts on amping up your LinkedIn presence. The first horror show I see when reading other people’s LinkedIn profiles is that they’re written completely dry, as if robots are the only thing that will read them. To expand my network. linkedin.

Microsoft buys LinkedIn: the largest martech acquisition in history?

chiefmartech

Last week, Microsoft announced that it was acquiring LinkedIn for a whopping $26.2 If you skeptically raised one eyebrow with that last statement, you might be thinking, “Umm, LinkedIn isn’t really a marketing technology company.” of LinkedIn’s total revenue.

6 Important LinkedIn Company Page Strategy Tips

Hinge Marketing

LinkedIn Company Pages are growing in relevance every day as more people start using the platform for both B2B and B2C purposes. So how can you use your company’s page on LinkedIn to see real success? LinkedIn is unique in that most users do not want to be entertained on it.

Janet Thaeler & Maryanne Conlin on Influencer Marketing

Biznology

Maryanne asked me, during our call, whether I have experienced Social Media Flight — the rush from blogs to social platforms like YouTube , Instagram , Pinterest , LinkedIn , Medium, Tumblr, and even Vine and Periscope in lieu of their first homes, blogs.

Expert Tips for Optimizing LinkedIn for Lead Generation

Modern B2B Marketing

by Jason Miller There are certain go-to experts when it comes to LinkedIn strategies for b2b marketing professionals and Neal Schaffer is always at the top of that list. Marketo: What are your top tips for a company to build an engaging and well optimized LinkedIn business page?

Google+ on its Third Birthday

Biznology

Before I go into G+ as a social network or social media platform, let me remind you that not even Google calls G+ a social network, it calls it a “social layer” and an “authorship tool.” This isn’t about a social network in the same way that research on mice isn’t about the mazes.

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Search isn’t about search anymore, it’s about social

Biznology

Google is severely penalizing sites that are buying links or are invested in private blog networks. Actually, Madda Fella is really underutilizing their YouTube site. LinkedInners : Apparently LinkedIn is a thing. I think you should start with Medium and Linkedin.

With Social Media Networks Constantly Changing, How Can You Keep Up?

Hubspot

If you''re a marketer you''re also no doubt dealing with Twitter , LinkedIn , and YouTube , and maybe Google+ , Pinterest , Instagram , and others. At NASDAQ, DeMaria focused most of his energy on Tumblr, Facebook, and Twitter, but also used LinkedIn and tinkered with Instagram.

Must-Know Strategies That Boost Your LinkedIn Engagement

LEADership

Is it really possible to escalate your company’s LinkedIn engagement by 386%? By having a full understanding of who uses LinkedIn and what you should (and should not) post on the site, utilizing LinkedIn to engage with your customers is not a difficult task. Based on Quick Sprout’s infographic, “How to increase LinkedIn engagement by 385%”, here are some facts to consider for your LinkedIn marketing campaigns: Numbers You Need To Know.

You can only win search by winning social

Biznology

You site speed is even wicked fast and you have your content turned to eleven using the right hosting along with a real content distribution/delivery network (CDN). Show up on their webinar, their podcast, their YouTube.

Four marketing mega trends nobody’s talking about

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

The social media dead-end — Facebook, LinkedIn and the others don’t want links any more. The rise of the private networks. By Mark Schaefer. This is the time of year people post their prognostications for the next year.

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