12 Solid Stats Surrounding Social Networking (Plus Four  Timely Tips)

Webbiquity

Though it’s dangerous to assume anything about leadership in the social networking space (Facebook overtook MySpace as the biggest social network less than a decade ago , after all), the landscape does seem to have matured and stabilized somewhat at this point.

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.

Why you need a strategic approach to your LinkedIn network

Biznology

The power of your LinkedIn network is not just about how many connections you have. The power is more about who is in your network–both individually and collectively. How your LinkedIn network affects social media efforts. Your network grows exponentially.

49 Noteworthy Social Networking Stats and Facts

Webbiquity

Though new social networks continue to be launched (e.g. But there are no guarantees that leadership will last, and the social networking landscape is constantly evolving. Image credit: Social Media Examiner. Social Media Examiner ). Social Media Examiner ).

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How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

lead generation tactic, followed by social media. It’s viewed as the most effective lead gen tactic, followed by social media. year, followed by social media. of highly qualified leads, including media. content marketing, social media) used to. 1How B2B Marketing.

Google+ is an antisocial network

Biznology

For most, Google+ is an antisocial network. Antisocial Networking Service. G+ even fails Swerdloff’s Test of a Good Online Social Network: “Are pretty girls using it? If pretty girls DON’T show up, you’ve got a much quieter network.

INFOGRAPHIC: Worldwide Social Network Users

Modern Marketing

We all know that social media has significantly changed the way the world operates, from the way we interact to the manner in which we conduct business. I believe we understand that social media and the use of mobile technology is extensive both in the US and abroad.

How to Market Your Business Through Social Media Networks

The Forward Observer

To reign supreme, your social media marketing should be just one cog in a larger, well-oiled lead generation, sales and marketing machine. When it comes to marketing a business, social media can sometimes suck all the oxygen out of the room.

The Top 8 Social Networks For Business

Marketing Insider Group

Recently, Adobe’s CMO.com released their 5th annual CMO Guide to The Social Landscape highlighting the top 8 social networks for businesses. These top networks have been covered each of the last 4 years. Social Media

Social networking services should be facilitated not controlled

Biznology

and platform-based Social Network Service (SNS); namely, her belief that communities need to grow organically and not be rigid, planned, communities: more like London than Paris. The post Social networking services should be facilitated not controlled appeared first on Biznology.

Social Media Mistakes: 7 Things You Need to Stop Doing On Social Networks

Oktopost

From an embarrassing typo to a broken link, social media mistakes are no strangers to any social media manager. But what happens when those social media mistakes keep repeating themselves until they become guiding principles for […]. Social Media Marketing Social Analytics Social Engagement Social Listening Social Media Management Thought LeadershipWe’ve all been there.

8 Social Media Tools to Get Your Content Buzzing Across Networks

KoMarketing Associates

Thankfully, there are numerous social media tools available to simplify this process and allow content marketers to craft a well-thought-out and targeted approach to audience identification and social promotion.

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The Top 9 Social Networks For Businesses

Marketing Insider Group

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.

The 3 Social Media Networks That Are Best for B2B Marketing

The Forward Observer

As a B2B marketer, are you overwhelmed by all the available social media networks? Social media is the number one content marketing tactic used by B2B marketers as measured by the 2014 B2B Content Marketing Trends-North America: Content Marketing Institute/MarketingProfs study.

Introducing the RebelMouse Creators Network

RebelMouse

Which, in turn, creates momentum that validates a creator's message — whether the message is voiced by a legacy brand, media company, or solo content creator. This is why we've launched Creators Network. Creators Network is not a destination for flat media.

Why Social Media Trumps In-Person Networking

Marketri

This is probably the number one question and complaint when it comes to social media: “I just don’t have time to fit it into my already jam-packed day. How can I manage my social media accounts efficiently when I’m so busy?”

Enterprise Social Networking Platforms: Think Amazon, Not Facebook

Biznology

“This is just Facebook for the Enterprise” is the most common way most people describe enterprise social networking platforms. Following the Amazon model, when implementing your internal social networking, here are the things to keep in mind: Grow fast, and avoid fragmentation.

Social media strategy leaders: Sarah Nilson

Biznology

Welcome to the next post in a series celebrating leaders in social media strategy. With a background in communications and public relations, Sarah has been at QuintilesIMS for almost three years now in several roles touching social media.

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

Webbiquity

There’s no question that B2B marketers have embraced social media. According to recent research , more than 80% of b2b marketers now use the “big 3″ social networks—LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook—to distribute content. The overall results—that social media drives 1.1%

18 Ways To Build Trust Within Your Online Network

KoMarketing Associates

Here are 18 ways you can build trust in your online network. Recommend a blog post topic to a colleague or prospect, based on keyword research or documented social media performance around a relevant topic.

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Facebook Makes Moves Toward Creator Networks

RebelMouse

adults spent over five hours more a day consuming digital media in 2017 than they did in the previous year. Learn more about our Creators Network. The much-anticipated internet trends report by Mary Meeker made.

The Other Social Network

Paul Gillin

If you thought the world’s largest professional network was little more than a place to post your resume, you owe yourself another visit. LinkedIn is set to eclipse the 100 million member mark sometime this spring, and it is quickly becoming the social network of choice for B2B professionals.

Paul Dunay joins Networked Insights as the CMO

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Almost 5 years ago I started this blog with the notion exploring the changing definition of Buzz Marketing in light of this new thing I saw on the horizon called “Social Media”. So I started looking at the social media analytics space for social technology that can provide real insights.

Organic Networking: 3 Tips for Natural Success

Hubspot

Every interaction you have, with everyone from your pet sitter to your massage therapist, is an opportunity to network professionally. Here are some quick tips to help you make connections, expand your social network, and nurture professional relationships. networking networking tips

The 2012 Social Networking Privacy Policy

Webbiquity

If you were to do a Google search for some of the top social networking sites , you’ll almost certainly stumble across a news story concerning privacy issues with user data. This is where social networking is going in 2013. Social Media MarketingGuest post by Athena Newton.

Social Media: Deciphering Network Personas For Your B2B [Webinar]

EMagine B2B Blog

When it comes to social media most marketers admittedly lack a cohesive strategy. With so many social networks to choose from, it’s not always easy to figure out which ones your B2B should be on or which ones should be eliminated from your strategy all together. Social Media

Content Planning Survival Tips for Real-time Social Media Networks

DivvyHQ

But how is “real-time” social media any different than good old-fashioned social media? Social Media is Simply…Media. Social media is simply media. Do B2B companies have any business being on social media?

Targeting the Right Social Media Networks

Sales Intelligence View

Social media platforms are not just for business to consumer (B2C) companies anymore. Businesses know that social media is a valuable tool for learning about businesses and their products. They instead can get to know key staff at a company through social media interaction.

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.

How to Optimize Videos Across Every Social Network

Oktopost

Social Media Marketing Facebook Instagram LinkedIn Social Engagement Social Media Strategy Thought Leadership Twitter Video Marketing YouTubeWe’ve all heard the numbers: video is expected to make up more than 80% of all web traffic by 2019. From Instagram Stories to Facebook Live, more and more B2B marketing professionals are realizing the potential of social video in driving greater audience engagement, higher conversion rates, and more revenue. But as we all know, […].

Toyota launches a social network for drivers

Biznology

With Salesforce.com, they've launched a social network for Toyota owners and drivers that keeps them connected to Toyota, to its dealers, and to other drivers. Image by conhunter via Flickr. by Chris Abraham. Is the car the ultimate mobile device? Toyota thinks so.

3 Ways to Improve Media Relationships With Social Networking

Fathom

Networking, according to businessdictionary.com, is “creating a group of associates and keeping it active through regular communication for mutual benefit.” When it comes to placement p i ck-up, networking and relationships are vital.

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.

Is there still room for new social networks?

Biznology

If you’re like me, you probably remember a period not too long ago when you couldn’t open your e-mail without getting another invitation to join a new social network. If you look at how social networks operate, they are rather similar. Image via Wikipedia.

Here's the Information You're Probably Giving Social Media Networks, and How They Protect It

Hubspot

That ranges broadly, whether it's passwords, online banking information, or what we do on social media. In order to understand that, it seems, it's important to first take a closer look at the information users might provide to social networks in the first place. Social Media Marketin

Coming full circle: how businesses are returning to social media’s original intent

Biznology

Social media existed long before the Internet. In essence, these industrious ancient Persians established the first social network. They want to deliver ads to the right people, and social media is a perfect platform when used as it was originally intended: to connect peer to peer.

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Remember to market to your own influencer network

Biznology

I had my head down doing amazing stuff for my friends over at BashFoo and as well as dominating the earned media influencer marketing game on behalf of Skinny and Company coconut oil , I flaked on the second most important job I have: prospect marketing. I really love influencer marketing.

Organic vs paid social media: 12 myths vs realities

Biznology

Paid social social is paying any of these social networks to boost the reach of posts, display ads and videos, or sponsor messaging. Paid social media is charged on a cost-per-click (CPC) or cost-per-thousand (CPM) basis. The social media landscape is constantly evolving.

How Can I Boost My Networking Game on LinkedIn?

FMG Suite

We admit that growing your business by networking within LinkedIn can be easier said than done. Marketing Tips Social Media TechnologyBut there are a […].

Every Digital Marketer’s Most Valuable Asset: The Extended Network

Biznology

Every job seeker knows that his network is the key to his next employment opportunity. In theory, every digital media marketer is or has been a job seeker at some point. So why does it seem that we only think about the network in terms of personal use? How can we use our organization’s extended network as part of our marketing efforts? The Extended Network. The time to start leveraging your social or professional network is a week ago, a month ago, a year ago.