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Facebook Reactions on the Rise (Report)

SocialTimes Facebook

Ever since Facebook introduced the like button in 2010 , users have wondered about a complimentary dislike button , or at least other ways to react. Facebook finally introduced Reactions for posts worldwide earlier this year , but users were fairly underwhelmed. A new study from Quintly  examines current trends in Reactions. Use of Reactions has almost doubled among users, but they still only account for less than 6 percent of all Facebook interactions, according to Quintly. Users are adopting reactions, but the transition seems to be slow. percentage points.

Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Read on to learn how social media is changing PR, how pitching bloggers is different from traditional media outreach, how to optimize press releases for search and online distribution, which tools should be in your social PR toolbox and more here in some of the best articles and blog posts on social PR of 2010 so far. Quoting a recent study from Cision and George Washington University, Todd Defren reports that “an overwhelming majority of reporters and editors now depend on social media sources when researching their stories. Like what? How Is PR Changing? Digg this!

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

2010 by far was the biggest year yet in the Internet Marketing realm. Here’s how I do it : I read and review hundreds — thousands — of articles yearly, on all Internet Marketing topics from SEO to social media to general entrepreneurship (new for 2010!), Facebook SEO Ranking Factors, 2010 Study Results (aimClear): Wow, the depth of this report is incredible.

The State of the Blogosphere 2010

Brian Solis Home Articles Business – Marketing PR 2.0 – New Communications Social Media Speaking Books Appearances About The State of the Blogosphere 2010 December 13, 2010 View Comments The question we ask ourselves when examining the state of the blogosphere is whether or not the cup is half full or half empty? If drinking from the glass, it is then half empty. startups.

30 Social Media Sites, Tools, Posts and Articles that I Bookmarked from 2010

Direct Marketing Observations

2010 was a heck of a year in so many ways wasn’t it? Well, rather than have you sort through the 14 thousand bookmarks in Delicious, I saved you the trouble and am sharing my favorites of 2010. 12) From March of 2010, David Armano , from Edelman, rolled out a pretty good deck himself about the need for the uncommon in social media. know it was for me. Common sense silly.

What’s the law around aggregating news online? A Harvard Law report on the risks and the best practices

Harvard Law report on the risks and the best practices By Kimberley Isbell / Sept. 8 / 10:30 a.m. [So much of the web is built around aggregation — gathering together interesting and useful things from around the Internet and presenting them in new ways to an audience. This entry was written by Kimberley Isbell , posted on September 8, 2010 at 10:30 am , and tagged Abrams v. AFP v.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Business , Marketing , Social Media > How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing by Tamar Weinberg on May 5, 2010 Share As much as Facebook may not be kind to businesses , it’s still a tremendously valuable business tool. Want one? Thanks!

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Americans spent nearly a quarter of their time online on social networking sites and blogs in 2010, up from 15.8 At its current rate, Twitter will process almost 10 billion tweets in 2010. According to MarketingSherpa research, marketers working in social media report an average 27% conversion rate for organic search traffic, while those not using social media reported a 17% rate.

35 Great Social Media Infographics


pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 35 Great Social Media Infographics by Pam Dyer on March 3, 2010 Share Here’s a collection of terrific social media infographics that might come in handy. It’s very helpful to use infographics in presentations, reports, articles, etc., to convey concepts. April 2010 von bayernonline [link] [.]

How to Get an Influencer's Attention

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > How to Get an Influencer’s Attention How to Get an Influencer’s Attention by Tamar Weinberg on March 24, 2010 Share Influence is everywhere, but it’s up to you to spot it. and the Silicon Alley Reporter. Do be direct.

The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)

Although I started a list , my partner Marcia Conner specializes in this space, and has an upcoming research report on this topic, follow her on Twitter to learn more. Read the Social CRM report to learn more. Share This Post: This entry was posted on Sunday, October 3rd, 2010 at 9:39 am and is filed under Social Media. looking forward to the upcoming report!

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Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Mark Walsh reports on company pages, another new feature added by LinkedIn in late 2010. Pauline Ores expands on the reporting in the post above with a close look at the new marketing features of LinkeIn company pages, implementation considerations, and musings on what LinkedIn may or should do next to capitalize on the unique strengths of its business-focused social media platform.

Social Media Adoption by Top 10 Media Agencies

Social Media Citizens

Case Studies & Reports Social Media News Trends Social Media social media adoption social media case study social media reserach top social media agenciesThe world of social media is maturing. People have adopted the new means of communication, companies are experimenting with the new business tools, but how the heart of the media industry is adopting to a new social landscape?

50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

You’ll find the answers to these questions and many more here in 50 of the best Twitter tools, posts, how-to guides and rants of 2010 so far. Jennifer Laycock reports some fascinating statistics and insights from a HubSpot study, revealing factoids such as: the average Twitter user has about 300 followers and follows 170. So what are the best ways to use Twitter for business?

31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Economic conditions may have been tough in 2010, but there was no shortage of online innovation. Lithium also includes response assignment and reporting tools. social media monitoring tool that tracks your brand and keyword searches across Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, Youtube, Google Buzz, Blogs, and News, and reports results hourly. Create video emails? Create animations? Klout.

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20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools


pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact 20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools by Pam Dyer on April 26, 2010 Share Image via Wikipedia Social media is much more than a way to stay connected and to have fun: it’s a way to market yourself, your business, and your products and services. It takes just a few seconds to generate your free report.

The First Ever ViperChill Income Report

Viper Chill

Last year I wrote my 12th monthly traffic report and said it would be the last one ever. Instead, I will only be reporting on the money that I’m making with ViperChill. Since I’m going to be sharing these reports on a monthly basis, I should really comment on how I feel about making money with this website. ViperChill has almost 16,000 RSS subscribers (thank you!),

Social Media Monitoring Tools – 2010 Review (intro)

Over the last few weeks we’ve been carrying out detailed tests and analysis on 7 social media monitoring tools – Alterian , Brandwatch , Biz360 , Nielsen My Buzzmetrics , Radian6 ,  Scoutlabs and Sysomos – so that we can provide an in-depth review of the tools and a comprehensive report laying out the pros and cons for each tool. Who’s using the tools and for what?

55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. Social Media Metrics and ROI. 6 Key Metrics for a Social Media Measurement Dashboard [Best of SEW 2010 #4] by Search Engine Watch. 78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far).

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Free report: Who is talking about you in social media | Sherrilynne.

Sherrilynne Starkie

Fans, Followers, or Subscribers: Which Are Better For Brands.


by Pam Dyer on September 21, 2010 Share Which one is it? According to a recent report (PDF) from digital direct marketing firm ExactTarget that compares Facebook and Twitter to e-mail, “e-mail, Facebook, and Twitter offer unique strengths to marketers and consumers alike”. Other key findings in the report 93% of U.S. Twitter or Facebook? Facebook or Twitter?

Content Sharing Trends in 2010 [Infographic]


In an interesting snapshot of the evolving world of media distribution, AddThis reports that Facebook’s piece of the sharing pie grew from 33% last year to 44%. The link sharing service AddThis , which announced last month that it’s now tracking the interests of more than 1 billion people across the Web , has created an infographic that breaks down the most popular destinations for content shared through its widget. Sites that utilize AddThis enable readers to send pages of interest to friends through more than 300 different methods. Facebook. The runner-up?

9 Takeaways from SME’s 2013 Social Media Marketing Report

Writtent Blog

Well, you’re in luck, because the Social Media Examiner just released their annual report, the 2013 Social Media Marketing Industry Report , and we’ve analyzed key takeaways from their survey of over 3,000 marketers that made the biggest impression. 1. HubSpot’s 2013 State of Inbound Marketing Annual Report found integration is lagging, particularly at enterprise organizations.

Best Social PR Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Maya Wasserman offers expert guidance to successfully connecting with reporters and editors on Twitter, from focusing on individual journalists rather than publications and building a relationship before pitching to using PitchEngine and being brief (which is pretty much enforced by Twitter anyway). Cece Salomon-Lee reports on the progress PR firms are making in using social media for their own business as well as their clients’—&# eating their own dog food&# so to speak. Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far). Optimize company news for SEO benefit? Stars **.

36 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

It started 2010 with roughly 350 million users and is now on its way to 600  million. Derek Gordon reports on Mark Zuckerberg’s 60 Minutes interview and simultaneous release of Facebook’s new profile functionality. Mark Walsh reports interesting stats on Facebook’s continued growth in the U.S. It’s hard to overstate the impact of Facebook. As A.J.

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Seven Ways to Use Social Media for Business

Webbiquity SMM

more recent study reported by Forbes stated that while “60% (of small businesses surveyed) credit social media with positively impacting their businesses…(only) 36% have attracted new business as a result of their social media efforts.&#. Though business use of social media is rapidly increasing, many executives remain skeptical of its value. Get ideas for product development.

eMarketer’s New Blogging Report: More Readers, Fewer Writers

Debbie Weil

eMarketer ‘s recently released report The Blogosphere: Colliding With Social and Mainstream Media is intriguing. in 2010, compared with about 150 million Facebook users. The second point the report makes is less obvious and more interesting. They read the Huffington Post or Mashable or the dozens of blogs written by New York Times or Wall Street Journal reporters.

Gleanster Market Research Report on Social Media Marketing

Bill Hartzer

The “Gleansight&# benchmark reports include an analysis of all the related technology solution providers. You can actually download the reports for free after you register for the service. The report was written by Jim Nail, former CMO of Cymfony and an ex-Forrester analyst, and Kevin Ryan, former VP of social media at Barnes & Noble. Reports are provided in PDF, Adobe Acrobat, format. If you are involved in social media marketing, you definitely owe it to yourself to download this social media marketing report. Well, almost. – Value Drivers.

It’s 2015 and #PRDiversity Is Still An Issue

Waxing UnLyrical

Yet, despite our increased awareness, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) reported as recently as April 2014 that many companies still lack diversity training, budgets and metrics. 2010 census of PRSA’s 22,000 professional members shows that 14 percent of the membership self-identified as Hispanic, black/African American, and Asian/Asian American. Enjoy! Covey. Scary. And

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List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)

This is one component of Social CRM, which if you haven’t heard about, please read the report on the 18 use cases of Social CRM. In particular, this is an existing enterprise class vendor (previously I’ve published thorough research report on them) which bodes well to their level of potential levels of service, support, and market viability. like socialoomph too. Thanks!

22 Social Media Marketing Management Software & Services Reviewed - Online Marketing Blog

Objective Marketer - Offers social media marketing and analytics with integrated campaign management (Twitter, Blogs, Facebook, YouTube), multi-channel execution, engagement reports and user management. Here’s another useful list of SMMS was compiled in March 2010 by Jeremiah Owyang. Social Media Marketing is no different. Also offers a white label option for agencies.

How a 3 Month Old Website Received 958373 Visits from Google

Viper Chill

Just look at some of the top referring keywords to one of my sites for that month: Vancouver 2010: 41,270 Super bowl 2010: 32,836 Olympics 2010: 6,216 Valentines day ideas: 5,688 This is just a small sample of a report which contains thousands of different phrases. target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 170 Comments Dev | Technshare says: June 8, 2010 at 11:09 am Woww.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

See my post on How to Create a Share of Voice Report for a free worksheet that uses SocialMention. It also includes a handy “today&# reports that shows you what’s happened on your blog since last night – a report that Google Analytics still doesn’t offer. Also, at my social media speaking engagements hither and yon I’m often asked what tools I use.

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10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

Consumer segmentation models are typically owned in these groups, and often they are leveraged for behavioral patterns that help with the proverbial 4 Ps – Product, Price, Place and Promotion.  That stuff is important to the business, no doubt.  But those same companies need to leverage, not ignore, that insight available when fusing social media into the marketing mix they already have.

Best Web Presence Optimization Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Social Media Affecting BtoB Buying Behavior by The Proactive Report. Web presence optimization (WPO)—using tactics like SEO, PPC, online PR, social media, content marketing and reputation management in a coordinated fashion to maximize your online visibility and business results—is the core theme of this blog. Or maybe it just hasn’t caught on. Whatever. Social Media and Search.

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Who Really Uses Twitter, and How?


According to the report, Twitter is still a niche product used by 8% of U.S. But with a reported 370,000 new users signing up daily, it could be just a matter of time before your customers catch on. Here’s a visual breakdown about how those users are actually leveraging Twitter: Grab a copy of the report (PDF). Internet users. One in ten (12%) do this at least once a day.

The Three C’s of Social Content: Consumption, Curation, Creation

Social networks, for the most part, are still on the rise with “Joiners,&# those who maintain a profile on a social network, growing by 8% since the last Social Technographics report was published. November 9, 2010 The Three C’s of Social Content: Consumption, Curation, Creation Hello Garrett…I work with. In doing so, we literally make the world a much smaller place.

How to Generate Blog Post Ideas

Viper Chill

target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> 66 Comments book says: May 6, 2010 at 11:11 am Glen, I think, you got the idea for this post from your personal experience. Reply Glen says: May 6, 2010 at 11:29 am Hi Book, Really glad you enjoyed the post. Reply Glen says: May 6, 2010 at 11:35 am Hey Mark, I hope the family is doing well. Reply Glen says: May 6, 2010 at 11:31 am Hi Anne, Nope.

100 Media Monitoring Tools for PR

It measures and analyzes the “Buzz,&# and then accurately presents the results in time saving, easy-to-use reports. CustomScoop PR Measurement Solutions : ClipIQ online news clipping and blog monitoring was designed with PR Measurement in mind, providing clients with a wide range of reporting and analysis tools. Discover product gaps and vulnerabilities. Steal customers away.

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How Women Use Social Media [Infographic] | pamorama


pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact How Women Use Social Media [Infographic] by Pam Dyer on July 12, 2010 Share Social media sites are having a powerful effect on our lives. Women are online and interacting on social sites just as much — if not, more — than their male counterparts. Fashion/beauty/shopping comes in fifth. Corey J. Don’t you agree?