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The Reddit Marketing Guide

Spin Sucks

By Jessica Malnik I truly think there is no social media site more misunderstood and undervalued by PR pros and marketers than Reddit. Reddit is nicknamed the “front page of the Internet” for a reason. That said, many PR pros and marketers are quick to dismiss Reddit as a viable outlet because of their own preconceived notions, or due to horror stories they have heard.

Why Reddit Continues to be Relevant

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This switch to corporate interests isn’t anything new for social media sites; Twitter, Facebook, and others have made changes over the years that do more to make money than they do to satisfy the user. I’m not saying they’re doing anything wrong; they are businesses and they do need to make money. Reddit. Reddit is (was?) The Problem with Digg. Digg’s main competition.

Publisher Survey: Reddit Traffic Way Up, Digg Way Down

Adam Sherk

The rise of Reddit and the steady decline of Digg have been well documented. Just recently Reddit announced that its traffic has more than doubled in less than a year (to 2.07 Anecdotally we’ve all seen Reddit gain in prominence at a time when Digg has struggled to maintain its relevancy. Among the surveyed group, Reddit went from a combined total of 6.3 million 2011.

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How to Use Reddit to Boost Your Marketing through the Roof

Webbiquity SMM

Reddit is the 30 th busiest website in the world, attracting  a whopping 56 billion pageviews and helping to popularise millions of pieces of content each year. Although Reddit is dwarfed by the likes of Facebook and Twitter, its influence on the internet is huge, and its potential for marketers as a way to reach customers is incredible. What is Reddit and How Does it Work?

Social Networking Stats: Reddit Earns 56 Billion Pageviews in 2013, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Facebook: 1.19 via  Facebook. Reddit: 100 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. Reddit Earns 56 Billion Pageviews in 2013. 2013 was a big year for Reddit. The site saw 56 billion pageviews from 731 million unique visitors, according to the  Reddit blog. Reddit (registered) users submit content as links or text posts. YouTube. via  VK.

Facebook vs Google Infographic

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Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. Google vs Facebook facebook versus google facebook vs google google facebook infographic google versus facebook google vs facebookContinue reading for an insightful infographic from digitalsurgeons. Click for larger image.). Email this to a friend? Subscribe to the comments for this post?

Anonymous Social Media: Why You Shouldn’t Participate

Spin Sucks

This is something I think about when I read about the anonymous social media apps, such as  Whisper , Secret , and YikYak …and now Facebook Rooms. Of course, you can already do this on Reddit. Communication Content anonymous social media facebook rooms pinterest reddit secret whisper yikyak By Gini Dietrich. but I’m still shocked he put it in writing.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Launches New Profile Design and Buys Android App Cover

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and Reddit: Facebook. Facebook’s unloved right-rail desktop ads finally get a facelift – ads on Facebook’s right rail on desktop screens will be bigger (slightly more than 2x the current size), but fewer in number (Advertising Age).

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The Ugly Side of Social Media Sharing

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On April 7 my Facebook friend Susan (name changed) uploaded this photo (image used with permission from “Susan”): By April 21, it turned into this photo meme: What was posted as a “friends only” image was altered into a very public meme, where her kids and the neighbor’s kids (all under 13 years old) became branded as “What is wrong with today’s kids?”

Which Social Networks Drive the Most Engaged Referrals?

The Realtime Report

Tied in fourth place are Twitter and Facebook, with similar results. pages per visit, Facebook users view 2.03 Facebook users stay on site for 127.44 As for the remaining three platforms: Pinterest sees a similar bounce rate to Twitter and Facebook, but just 1.71 Reddit users show a high bounce rate (70.16%). seconds). pages, and have a low bounce rate of 50.63%.

Social Tip: Organizing Photos In The New Facebook Timeline

SocMed Sean

With the rollout of the new Facebook timeline to most users, there has been a lot of confusion about how you used to do things in Facebook and how you do them now. Because I upload a lot of photos to Facebook from my phone, every photo lands in my “Mobile Uploads” folder (also known as an album) by default. –Sean Share this on Facebook Tweet This!

50 Tips to Make Your Company’s Blog Rock

Spin Sucks

Promote and distribute your posts on to other social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, and LinkedIn. Blog Social Media Blogging blogging tips diigo Google jeff bullas LinkedIn reddit SEOI’m taking a few days of vacation time (before Patti Knight kills me) so we went through the 2010 most popular blog posts and updated a couple to run here again.

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

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1.23 via  Facebook. Reddit: 109 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. 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%. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. YouTube.

How to Easily Remove Any Facebook Application

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Facebook, center of the online universe. Or you just don’t use something anymore, such as Farmville or Vampires or any other popular Facebook game. Here’s how to get rid of any Facebook Application. Step One: Sign into Facebook with your regular account. Facebook is made to be easily usable by people of any technology level. Share this on Facebook.

Social Networking Stats: Moms on Facebook, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1.23 via  Facebook. Reddit: 109 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. Moms on Facebook: The Stats. In celebration of Mother’s Day, the Facebook Data Science team took a look at moms on Facebook. the average age of moms on Facebook is 47. Research by Facebook Data Science. billion monthly active users. YouTube.

Facebook vs Twitter Infographic

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Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. Twitter facebook vs twitter facebook versus twitter facebook vs twitter infographic twitter versus facebook twitter vs facebook twitter vs facebook infographicContinue below to access the infographic by digitalsurgeons. Email this to a friend? Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This!

Customer Satisfaction: Social Media Websites Rank Among The Worst

The Realtime Report

Facebook and LinkedIn generated higher satisfaction this year, but according to their own users, these platforms are still worst in the industry. YouTube has increased 3% to 73, matching the average of  the “all other” social media category, which includes Instagram, Reddit, and Tumblr. Social Networking Stats: Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard.

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.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Is Top Mobile App, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Facebook: 1.15 via  Facebook. Reddit: 90 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. Facebook Is Most Popular Mobile App [Survey]. Mobile phone users were asked which three apps they use most frequently; Facebook ranked #1 for 45% of respondents, Twitter came second with 13%, and Candy Crush followed at 11%. billion monthly active users. YouTube. via  VK.

Social Media Ostriches – The Corporate Hypocrisy Of Blocking Employee Access To Facebook and Twitter

SocMed Sean

Every time I hear of companies blocking Blogging Sites, Facebook, Twitter, and other Social Media sites, it makes me wonder what curmudgeon or poorly informed leader is calling the shots and what experience drove them to make the decision. Incoming search terms: corporate hypocrisy are zappos employees allowed to access facebook? Share this on Reddit Stumble upon something good?

Social Networking Stats: Teens Prefer Instagram Over Facebook, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Facebook: 1.23 via  Facebook. Reddit: 114 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. via  Facebook. Teens Prefer Instagram Over Facebook, Twitter. Instagram is on the rise as the favorite social network for teens, but this increased popularity is coming at Facebook and Twitter’s expense, according to new data from Piper Jaffray. YouTube.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Nears Global Domination, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. Reddit: 49 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. Facebook Nears Global Domination, Ranks #1 in 127 Countries. Facebook is the #1 social network in 127 of the 137 countries studied by social media analyst Vincenzo Cosenza. Which of these will fall to Facebook next? via  Twopcharts. via  Yahoo.

Facebook vs Twitter

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Share this on Facebook. Share this on Reddit. Tags: Facebook Ads Facebook Advertising Facebook Pages facebook vs twitter facebook versus twitter twitter versus facebook twitter vs facebook Email this to a friend? Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Share it on StumbleUpon.

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

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1.32 via  Facebook. Reddit: 114 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. Facebook Tops 1.32 The results are in from Facebook’s second quarter , and here are the highlights: the number of monthly active users rose 14% year-over-year to 1.32 Facebook’s overall second quarter revenue was up 61% year-over-year. YouTube.

The Three Things Edition 1

Spin Sucks

It has been one of the bigger beefs I have with Facebook and I champion opt-in versus opt-out in the advertising, marketing, and technology industries. Bearded Sihk Woman Teaches Reddit a Lesson in Tolerance. Someone took a photo of a bearded woman standing in line at the airport and posted it to his Reddit page, where hundreds of people ridiculed her. Michael on Technology. As

Social Networking Stats: Facebook To Acquire WhatsApp, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1.23 via  Facebook. Reddit: 112 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. via Facebook. Facebook Acquiring WhatsApp for $19 Billion  . Mobile messaging service WhatsApp is being acquired by Facebook to the tune of $19 billion in cash and stock — Facebook’s biggest acquisition to date. billion monthly active users.

Facebook Advertising Tricks for B2B Marketers

Buzz Marketing for Technology

One of the great things about the Facebook is that it provides you access to a large audience of over 550 Million people worldwide at a very low cost so why not take advantage of it. This is why today on Facebook seems so familiar to me – while the buying process is less about keywords and more about precise targeting – the costs seem awfully familiar. Share this on Facebook.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media > How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page by Tamar Weinberg on December 1, 2009 Share This is a guest post by Jesse Stay , founder and CEO of SocialToo.com and all around great Facebook Fan Page coder.

Social Media News Ticker: Instagram Signs Ad Deal, Twitter Bans Porn on Vine

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Reddit: Facebook. Facebook updates Paper app for iPhone. Reddit. Social Media News Ticker Facebook Facebook Paper Instagram Omnicom Pinterest porn Reddit transparency Twitter Vine Twitter. Pinterest.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #308

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9MOTHER9HORSE9EYES9: the mysterious tale terrifying Reddit - The Guardian. reddit user started posting comments in reddit threads - except instead of being on-topic, the comments are sections of an utterly creepy scoff story about, among other thing, massive LSD ingestion and 'flesh interfaces.' As of today, no one knows who the writer is. facebook. reddit. apple.

How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks

Kikolani

The following are links to the contact information for Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and Reddit. How to Contact Facebook Support. Report an Issue with Confirming Your Facebook Account. Removing Information from Facebook’s Database. Report an Issue with Webcam Videos on Facebook. Facebook Ads. Timeline.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Drives More Dollars, But Twitter Drives More Traffic [Study], #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. Reddit: 42 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. Facebook Drives More Dollars, But Twitter Drives More Traffic [Study]. Facebook drives more revenue from ticket sales than Twitter or LinkedIn, according to a new study by Eventbrite. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week.

This Blog Is Dead

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Let''s forgo the irony that this piece was published on a blog and read this: "Instead of blogging, people are posting to Tumblr , tweeting, pinning things to their board, posting to Reddit , Snapchat ting, updating Facebook statuses, Instagram ming, and publishing on Medium. Facebook? facebook. reddit. Let''s admit it. Blogging (as we knew it) is dead. Is your blood boiling? Are you priming your fingers to lambast this thought in the comment section of this post? Go back in time. Not even all that ago and think about the early days of blogging. Images?

Seven Ways To Use Photos To Amplify Engagement On Your Facebook Page

SocialFish

The reason why Facebook paid a billion dollars for Instagram is the same reason why Pinterest is one of the fastest growing social media sites in history. It’s also the reason why Facebook redesigned Pages to the new Timeline layout: People Love Pictures. Over 300 million photos are uploaded to Facebook every single day! Use Reddit. Post Big Photos. Inject Fun.

Social Networking Stats: Global Spending on Facebook Ads Increases 50%, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1.23 via  Facebook. Reddit: 114 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. Global Ad Spending on Facebook Increases Over 50%. Facebook advertising is flourishing according to new data from Kenshoo ; quarterly spend on Facebook advertising increased 51% year-over-year in the second quarter of 2014. billion monthly active users. YouTube.

Social Networking Stats: World Cup Draws 58 Million Facebook Users On First Day, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1.23 via  Facebook. Reddit: 113 million monthly unique visitors. via  Reddit. World Cup Day One Draws More Than 58 Million Facebook Users. During the first day of the 2014 World Cup, over 58 million Facebook users accounted for more than 140 million interactions on the social network. World Cup interactions on Facebook were dominated by males in the 18-24 age group, followed by men 25-34. Social Media Statistics Facebook social networking statistics World Cup The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. YouTube.

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

Webbiquity SMM

It’s hard to overstate the impact of Facebook. Having long ago passed MySpace as the most popular social network, Facebook recently replaced Google as the most-visited website in the U.S. Find out here in three dozen of the best Facebook marketing guides of last year—along with some interesting stats and even counterpoints from a few naysayers and holdouts. As A.J.

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Social Networking Stats: 63% of Users Share Product Info on Facebook, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. Reddit: 46.4 via  Reddit. 63% of Facebook Users Share Product Info on the Social Network With Friends, Family. Those who share product information on social media are most likely to do so on Facebook, according to a recently released study by 8thBridge. The survey asked Facebook users whether they share info about products on social media, and what (if anything) motivates them to do so. Out of those surveyed, 63% of Facebook users share product info on the social network. via  Twopcharts.

The Value Of Blog Comments

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Forget the popularity of platforms like Twitter , Facebook , Google+ , LinkedIn and more. They can share the link on Facebook. They can comment on the link that they shared on Facebook. They can push it out through StumbleUpon , Reddit or Digg. reddit. twitter facebook. In the beginning God created the Blogs and the RSS. And it was good. Last week, Mathew Ingram over at GigaOm published a Blog post titled, Yes, blog comments are still worth the effort. It seems like there's a movement for more and more Blogs to not bother having the comments enabled.

Social Bookmarking and PR: Making Friends and Influencing People

Spin Sucks

But being social doesn’t necessarily mean you have to participate, and engage in, Twitter and Facebook. Like Twitter and Facebook , social bookmarking sites such as  Digg , StumbleUpon , and Reddit have one significant advantage over search engines: Robots aren’t very good at assessing relevance or content. Today’s guest post is written by Carlo Pandian. Can you?