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Which Social Network Has The Highest User Activity? [infographic]

Mindjumpers

The web design company Go-Gulf.com has compiled an infographic that compares the latest user statistics of the social networking sites Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Linkedin and Pinterest to see which one has the highest user activity. Tweet Are you considering which social networking site to spend your time and money on? It is no surprise that Facebook takes the lead.

New Structure of Global Facebook Pages: Focus on Local Activation

Mindjumpers

Global Page needs local activation. Facebook launching this new structure of Global Pages is in my opinion yet another sign of how significant and up-coming it is for international brands to do local market activation based on one global social media strategy. The new Global Pages thereby enable you to do globally controlled local activation. Insights and global benchmarking.

135 Million Users Are Active in Google+ Stream

The Realtime Report

Out of the 500 million users that have signed up for Google+, 235 million are “active across Google” (aka +1′ing apps in Google Play, hanging out in Gmail, connecting with friends in Search), and 135 million are active just in the Google+ stream. What do you think? Is 135 million the only real important number – and will it continue to grow?

Social Media Needs Local Activation!

Mindjumpers

Key Points for Local Market Activation on Social Media for International Brands. Community Management Customer service Facebook Marketing & Communication Mindjumpers Network Social Media community engagement Customer care customer service local activation Local Community Management Scandinavia Social media usage in NorwayThis is important. It does not make financial sense.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Tops 1.32 Billion Monthly Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

billion monthly active users. Twitter: 255 million monthly active users. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. Google Plus: 343 million monthly active users. Instagram: 200 million monthly active users. Billion Monthly Active Users. daily active users increased 19%, reaching an average of 829 million. Facebook: 1.32 via  Facebook. YouTube.

Monitor Your Brand’s Instagram Activity with New Reporting Tool

Mindjumpers

In my blog post How to Boost Your Number of Followers on Instagram , I wrote about the importance of monitoring your activity on photo-sharing application Instagram at the same level as  you monitor your other social media presences. Instagram is a growing mobile-only social media platform that shouldn’t be ignored by brands in their social media activities.

Don’t Mistake Activity for Effectiveness in Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

Don’t mistake your social media activity for social media effectiveness. The world of the content marketer/social media marketer is changing. I had mentioned in a previous post how it resets every day. What that tells us and what a lot of old school social media marketers will tell you (old school being about eight years… ) is that the art of engagement has now become a science.

WhatsApp Hits 500 Million Active Users

The Realtime Report

Mobile messaging service WhatsApp just topped 500 million active users , according to the company’s blog post yesterday. Users are sending 700 million photos and 100 million videos, every single day. WhatsApp’s growth has been fastest in Brazil, Mexico, India and Russia. What’s next for WhatsApp? The service was acquired by social networking giant Facebook back in February.

Activate Run-Ons with WIFM

Geoff Livingston

Activate verb tense, parse run-ons into multiple sentences, and add the what’s in it for me (WIFM) factor. Activate past and presented tense verbs wherever possible. Activate your language. Active verbs make business writing more enjoyable. Activating verbs distinguishes professionals from amateurs. Image by Mad African! Features are not valuable.

Social Networking Stats: Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

billion monthly active users. Twitter: 255 million monthly active users. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. Google Plus: 343 million monthly active users. Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter. Here’s the change in active usage for each platform over the last two quarters (six months): both Facebook and YouTube saw active usage drop 6%.

Reviewing 30 Days of Livefyre Activity

Ari Herzog

If you are inspired to add a comment with your thoughts, please visit Reviewing 30 Days of Livefyre Activity in your browser. Reviewing blog analytics since July 25 when Livefyre was installed here , you will notice a steady count of visitors. Your fine eye may notice a slight decline in readers which is likely due to a mere 12 articles published here over the past month. Weekly visitor metrics from every Monday elaborate: June 20: 408. June 27: 516. July 4: 338. July 11: 430. July 18: 429. July 25: 400. August 1: 364. August 8: 399. August 15: 444. It’s hard to know for sure.

Social Networking Stats: Instagram Has 90 Million Active Monthly Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1 billion active users. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. LinkedIn: 200 million active users. Google Plus: 135 million monthly active users. Instagram Has 90 Million Active Monthly Users. According to AllThingsD , this is the first time that Instagram has released data on monthly active users. via  Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users.

Key Points for Local Market Activation on Social Media for International Brands

Mindjumpers

Practical things such as knowing which devices are most dominated to get people to access Internet as well as laws on how to legally do business online are also essential to have an understanding of when activating local markets. Are you interested in learning more about the processes and values of local market activation for global brands? Local vs. global.

The Importance of Local Activation on Social Media: India

Mindjumpers

The response was overwhelming, with fans of the film getting involved in the activity, giving Sonam Kapoor further exposure and the public the tools to promote the film. The Importance of Local Activation on Social Media: West Africa/Nigeria. India surely is a developing country but when we see its growth on the digital front, it is incredible. with a 14% user base). Content Sharing.

Laws to Stop Customers and Voters from Doing #SocialMedia Activism Campaigns #TPP

Laurel Papworth

As voters and customers take over media creation and distribution through social media, they now have access to the same channels (audiences) that Corporate Marketing and Government PR have – which is why people can create awesome antimarketing and antiPr campaigns that activate large numbers of people to sign petitions, fundraise or change behaviours. Losing our communication rights.

Google Activates Their First New gTLD Domain Name

Bill Hartzer

Google has activated their first New gTLD domain name, which is nic.google. The post Google Activates Their First New gTLD Domain Name appeared first on Bill Hartzer. Nic.Google currently redirects to the Google Registry. What’s even more interesting, though, is that Nic.google redirects with a 302 redirect to www.google.com/registry/ so maybe they did that 302 on purpose?

85% of Facebook’s 955M Active Users Are “Creating Content”

The Realtime Report

Now with 955 million monthly active users ( half of them accessing Facebook via mobile ), Facebook’s Head of Audience Insights Robert D’Onofrio says that around 85% of those users are creating some form of content ( AdAge ). Monthly active users on Facebook are defined as anyone who has visited Facebook via its website or mobile site, or clicked on a Facebook share button from another (third-party) site within the past month. And what about the other 15% of actively monthly users on Facebook? How engaged is Facebook’s user base? What do you think?

Social Activism and Social Media

Unspoken

Social networks are undoubtedly the perfect platform for social activism and the promotion of good causes. Google+ will be hosting Hangouts starting October 10 th to discuss safe activity on social media, among other topics. It is estimated in this article on Mashable that online activism got its start as early as 1990. What kinds of social activism have you participated in?

Social Networking Stats: Twitter Tops 200 Million Monthly Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1 billion active users. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. LinkedIn: 187 million active users. Google Plus: 135 million monthly active users. Twitter Tops 200 Million Monthly Active Users. There are now more than 200M monthly active @ twitter users. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. via  Facebook. via  Twopcharts.

Older Adults Active On Social Media Are One-Third Less Likely to Suffer From Depression

The Realtime Report

The study conducted a survey distinguishing those who actively use the internet, and then evaluating participants for mental health issues. Regular social media use can stave off depression among older users. Cotton’s analysis include 8,000 men and women over the age of 50. The findings? Depression does increase with age, and affects around 13% of the population by age 85.

Social Networking Stats: 42% of Those With Foursquare App Are Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1 billion active users. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. LinkedIn: 187 million active users. Google Plus: 100 million monthly active users. 42% of Those Who Downloaded Foursquare App Use It Actively. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. via  Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via  Twopcharts. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 400 million users. via  Yahoo. Renren: over 170 million users. via  iResearch iUser Tracker. via  LinkedIn. via  Google. Tumblr: 83 million blogs. via  Tumblr. via  TechCrunch. Reddit: 46.4

How to Activate Your Facebook Timeline [video]

Koka Sexton

This is gold for those of us that heard all the hype around Facebook Timeline and can’t wait to see the changes to Facebook. Here’s how it works: Facebook Timeline looks like a Tumblr blog, letting you scroll vertically through all the biggest moments in your life–maps of where you’ve been, pictures, comments, apps, and more. Read more: [link].

Download Your Facebook Data Your Profile And Activity Log - Social Media

Social Media Network Marketing

Facebook is one of the most visited and most referred to Social Media Platform. The amount of Data one stores on the Platform is huge. The Lighter side of You: You had a great Dinner - Promptly your Status message says it. You simply like the sight of the Food - up goes your food dish Photo. You absolutely do not know the person - But you Wish a great Happy Birthday. You have no clue on the problem - but you wish them good health. You may not know the emotional state - but you mention that it is ok life goes on and not to be depressed. You have a headache - its on Facebook! PervaraKapadia 5.

The Case for Active Users as Social Media Community Managers

Akamai Marketing

The Case For Active Users as Social Media Community Managers. I’ve really been thinking about this lately. I’m an advisor at Pacific New Media for a social media certificate program they are launching. If they are already a social media user, chances ar they are personally active in the social media scene already. You’d be surprised at how often I hear “none.”

Social Media Calls For Pro-Active And Re-Active Actions

Social Media Network Marketing

What this goes to say is that you need a plan that is pro-active along with a plan that is re-active. We have an active Social Media community at my Facebook Business Page. When on Social Media you need to have a plan of action. plan that has directional steps for two paths: one which guides you on the road ahead and the other which helps out when you meet with hurdles on that road. Allow me to explain this: Just creating a Facebook Business / Fan Pages is not enough. You need a plan - which indicates on what is to be done. Developing a community is time consuming job.

Social networking: most popular online activity worldwide.

Sherrilynne Starkie

HOW TO: Activate Your Brand's Super Influencers

mashable.com

Home Social Media Business Entertainment Tech Web Video Dev & Design Apple Mobile Social Good Jobs Business News Advertising & Marketing Small Business Advice Career Development Money & Finance Business Apps Now Trending : The Future of Social Media Parenting [COMIC] November 12, 2010 Ben Straley View Comments HOW TO: Activate Your Brand’s Super Influencers email share email share Do you like this story? Once you find these influencers, the trick is activating them to share even more. Here are three tips to help you activate your top influencers. 1. iOS 4.2

Social Networking Stats: Google+ Hits 400 Million Users, One-Fourth Are Active; #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 955 million monthly active users. Twitter: over 500 (140 active monthly) million users. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. Google+: 100,000,000 monthly active users. active daily) million users. Renren: 140 million active monthly users. 400 Million Users Have Upgraded to Google Plus — 100 Million Are Active Monthly Users.

Social Networking Stats: LinkedIn Tops 187 Million Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1 billion active users. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. LinkedIn: 187 million active users. Google Plus: 100 million monthly active users. LinkedIn Tops 187 Million Active Users. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. via  Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via  Twopcharts. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 368 million users. via  China Daily. Renren: over 170 million users. via  iResearch iUser Tracker. via  LinkedIn. via  Google. Tumblr: 79 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Instagram: 100 million users. via  Tagged.

Protecting Your Online Privacy: How to Keep Your Online Activity Private from Pirates, Hackers and Marketers

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

On the surface, some may feel that online privacy is only a concern for those attempting to hide their internet activities. Of course, it is safest to assume that all of your internet information and activities are in the public domain and that one must take steps to curtail those that you don’t want publicized. Your search activity will be linked to your account and your identity.

How to Actively Use Facebook Post Insights to Improve Your Community Management

Mindjumpers

Tweet. Blog post written by Anders Mikkelsen, Analyst at Mindjumpers. Facebook Insights is a treasure box of information for community managers who want to see the effect of their brands’ wall posts, and optimize on future content. But where should you start in the masses of available data about your posts? Step 1 – Show me the data. So, which part of the data is relevant to you then? Likes.

Social Media Activity Influences Google Rankings

PWB Marketing Blog

One Activity You Should Do On Your Blog Every Day

ProBlogger

want to suggest a simple activity that I think can be almost as important as creating new content for your blog. One Activity You Should Do On Your Blog Every Day. What’s the one thing that you should do on your blog every day (or at least regularly)? “Create new content!” ” Good answer! Without regular new content your blog isn’t really a blog is it?

Online Ad Metrics & the Google Activate Initiative

Puzzle Marketer

Recently Google proposes new metrics for online advertising called the Google Activate Initiative, that I believe falls somewhere in between CPM and CPC. Launching on the Google Display Network Reserve platform, the metric called “Active View” will be an enhanced impression. It protects the advertiser by defining the action and relating it directly to their business.

Grow Your Company Or Be Active On Social Media?

Twist Image

They also force these same individuals to become active media entities unto themselves. Not every leader is going to be great at developing and nurturing a substantive social media presence and, so long as the brand is actively engaged, isn't that more than enough? Should the CEO blog? It seems like a question rooted in 2008, but now that blogging could include things like tweeting, creating videos on YouTube , updating a Facebook profile or taking part in LinkedIn , it may well be high time to start asking these questions all over again. The key takeaway? like the plague. media.

Online Community Activism with GetUp and Prosper

Laurel Papworth

It’s up on GetUp the activism social network. This activating of social networks is interesting – there is some poorly thought out attacks e.g. Buyer’s Strike Irresponsible. If there is no agency forcing real estate to rein in prices, the social network will become activated and take on that role themselves – and answer their own call to action.

Social Media Activity Influences Google Rankings | PWB Marketing Blog

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