Social Networking Stats: Millennials Are 56% More Likely To Find Brand Content On Social Networks
The Realtime Report
JUNE 6, 2014
The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Twitter: 255 million monthly active users. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. . Millennials Are 56% More Likely To Find Brand Content On Social Networks. YouTube and Twitter are a close a second.
The Life Cycle of a Social Network
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
The launch of Geocities by Yahoo marked for some the beginning of a new revolution in the online media called social networking. Later, several other websites such as Classmates.com and Friendster contributed to the development of social networking to help reach our present day scenario, where we see the domination of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+.
The 4 Social Networks I Use Most
DECEMBER 28, 2014
I started 2014 with a mission to use social networks without rules. On Google+, Pinterest, Twitter, and other sites, I wrote that anything goes; and that I would find order in chaos. People follow my feed there and like/comment when inspired. Twitter is the social network that I use the most these days. Curious? Ditto me on their photos.
Social Networking Stats: Twitter & Politics In 2012, #RLTM Scoreboard
The Realtime Report
DECEMBER 14, 2012
The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Twitter: over 500 million users. via SmartBlog on Social Media. Please email email@example.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. Twitter & Politics: A 2012 Recap. tcot (top conservatives on Twitter). teaparty.
How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks
APRIL 15, 2013
Do you have a burning question you want to ask the support team at a popular social network, but you gave up because you couldn’t find the actual contact form through the endless maze of self-serve support documentation? The following are links to the contact information for Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and Reddit. The reason?
The Psychology of Change: How We React When Our Favorite Social Networks Shift
MAY 12, 2016
Instagram changed its logo on Wednesday, and as with almost any significant change to a popular social network, the internet was split. But why do social networks feel the need to change their core functionality and design? Why social networks change (and why we keep coming back). Why social networks need to change. Some loved it. Over to you.
Give Your Social Networks The Spring Cleaning They So Desperately Need
The Social Media Hat
MAY 30, 2016
Social Media Give Your Social Networks The Spring Cleaning They So Desperately Need. Make Sure That Your Social Profiles Are Cleaned Up And Ready For The Coming Year When my sister and I were growing up, as soon as the weather started to be consistently warm, we'd spend a weekend helping our mom with "Spring Cleaning." Certainly, stop sharing them to social channels.
[Infographic] Facebook Is NOT The Largest Online Social Network, Email Still Rules!
DECEMBER 3, 2011
Contrary to popular belief, Facebook is NOT the largest social network on the planet. Think about it, your email contacts are like your Facebook friends, LinkedIn contacts, and Twitter followers all rolled into one. And your inbox is more successful at managing text and multimedia better than the Facebook timeline, Twitter feed, RSS subscriptions and Google+ feed combined.
Top social networks: Guide to images for company pages
The Way of the Web
MAY 13, 2013
Are you setting up social network profiles for your business? Or maintaining social media which already exists? If you’re updating your company logos, re-branding, or simply want to change images to give your page a refresh, then it’s important to ensure you know the right image dimensions, file sizes and positioning for each social network.
Instagram’s New Algorithm – What You Need to Know
MARCH 23, 2016
Last week, it introduced its very own algorithm, following in the footsteps of Twitter and its parent company Facebook. It begins with co-founders Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom explaining that “on average, people miss about 70% of the posts in their Instagram feed” , which may be alarming to some. As general guidance, it may be efficient to stop thinking about news feeds as stories.
Introducing Ello, the New Ad-Free Social Network
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
Ello is a new social network that has literally exploded onto the social networking scene. Think Facebook and Twitter combined into one social media network–without all of the ads, retweets, and “likes” And there’s no algorithm behind their newsfeed or timeline. Ello is just like a lot of other social networks.
Social Networking Friends vs. Real Life Friends | Almost Savvy
JULY 12, 2010
Social Networking Lines Get Blurred With the unprecedented growth of Facebook, it has become the largest social networking platform by far. Is this because social networking is new? The Real Life Social Network I’m excited to share a thought-provoking presentation about Real Life Social Networks from Paul Adams , a blogger and researcher at Google.
How Facebook is Slowly Strangling Twitter
Convince & Convert
OCTOBER 20, 2015
For years, Twitter has rolled out new features to make its service more like Facebook. It’s as if the Twitter board of directors has spent the last two years pining to be as big as Facebook, and has consistently concluded that mimicking elements of that platform will unlock that secret code. An Incomplete History of Facebook Strangling Twitter. 1. Twitter rolls out Vine.
Just Because We're Social Networking “Friends” Doesn't Mean I'll.
JULY 15, 2010
If this happened at a live networking event, the conversation would go something like this: “Hi. When this happens online, it takes the form of email, newsletters, Facebook mail or direct messages on Twitter. On Twitter, this is one of many reasons I will immediately unfollow you. If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe to my RSS feed ! Uh…ewww.
10 Surefire Ways To Avoid Looking Like A Twitter NooB
NOVEMBER 27, 2011
You’ve realized that Twitter isn’t just people sharing what they ate for breakfast and that there might be some real value to engaging with the 100 million active users that might give you valuable insights about your products, services, and competitors. Tools like HootSuite and TweetDeck make Twitter much easier to use and manage. So, you’re ready to Tweet, right?
Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011
JANUARY 9, 2012
In just a few short years, Twitter has transformed from an odd little sort of public IM service where people posted what they just ate for lunch or what their cat was doing at the moment into one of the big four social networks and a significant channel for news, PR & marketing, politics and more. Nearly 3/4 of active Twitter users are bloggers. Twitter and SEO.
Klout and Peerindex – social network loyalty cards?
The Way of the Web
SEPTEMBER 29, 2011
Both Klout and Peerindex require you to hook up various sources in order to calculate your influence – Klout includes Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Foursquare, Youtube, Instragram, Tumblr, Blogger, WordPress.com, Last.fm and Flickr. Again, there’s an approved list of networks to plug-in, and there’s also the option to hook in a number of RSS feeds.
How to Use Google+ to Update All Major Social Networks
JUNE 11, 2012
We tend to use social networks as channels that feed into each other, with certain channels for posting content and others for re-publishing it. Widgets and apps can help pull a Twitter feed to a website, or a blog RSS feed to a LinkedIn profile or Facebook profile. Thankfully, several people have found ways to create a feed from a Google+ profile.
Optimize Your Posts on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and More
JULY 7, 2014
If you want people to share it, you must consider the dynamics of each of your social networks and optimize your posts for each. Employing these tactics will help your social media marketing efforts pay off. Optimize your Twitter posts. Add links to your website and social channels. Follow her on Twitter at @pamdyer. Optimize your LinkedIn posts.
22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
As social media marketing has become ubiquitous ( 88% of marketers say social media is important for their businesses), hundreds of new tools have developed just in the past few years: tools for social media management, monitoring, measurement, automation, identifying influencers, creating graphical content, and more. 16 Social Media Tools The Experts Swear By by Social Fresh.
7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks
DECEMBER 21, 2010
Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali 7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks December 21st, 2010 Tweet I first heard about Amplify earlier this year; I believe it was at the January chapter meeting of IABC/DC Metro. know we can do that for Twitter through HootSuite, etc.,
New Twitter Features Summed Up
DECEMBER 13, 2011
Tweet Last week, Twitter announced some major changes that will affect how both users and businesses use and spend time on the site. In general, Twitter is being designed to make it easier for people to follow and discover stories, news, debates or other things they care about and over time giving better opportunities for brands to connect with consumers. Launches brand pages.
RIP Spammy Twitter Marketers (#RIPTwitter)
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
A Twitter meme — #RIPTwitter — took the social network by storm over the weekend. Users complained about a rumored change from a traditional Twitter user feed to an algorithmic-sourced feed next week. The algorithm would source the most popular stories in people’s Twitter feeds. — Jack (@jack) February 6, 2016.
Social Network Statistics | Brian Solis - PR 2.0
OCTOBER 1, 2009
Home Articles Business – Marketing PR 2.0 – New Communications Social Media Speaking Books Appearances About Revealing the People Defining Social Networks October 1, 2009 View Comments Source: Shutterstock Social Networks are among the most powerful examples of socialized media. Stephane Dupuis brandMIND New social media stats. media+2.0
20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools
APRIL 26, 2010
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. How social are they? Wide reach.
Thank you Google, for the Antithesis of a More Social Network
JULY 25, 2011
We agree mutually to allow someone to consume our feed of information, while consenting to consume theirs. That is, assuming we haven’t hidden/blocked them from News Feeds. Fair enough? (By the way, the argument of pitching Facebook against Twitter, that the former could be made asymmetric by hiding feeds is rather pointless. Amrit Pal Guest Posts Social Media
Content Distribution: Eight Ways to Gain New Readers
JANUARY 27, 2015
Social Share Buttons. But the social share buttons are not on every blog. ” When we looked at her blog, they didn’t have the social share buttons or comments enabled. This means you should set up your plugin to have your Twitter handle in it and an easy way to grab the headline. Set up your social share buttons and enable comments. RSS Feed.
Twitter Etiquette: Outside Voices, Inside Voices and Whispers
MARCH 24, 2011
Little did I know these voices would come in handy when thinking about Twitter. I had a recent conversation with Laura of EzraTech on Twitter about the practice of sending DMs (direct messages) to new followers. Your Outside Voice on Twitter. Constant republishing of others’ content (RSS feeds, quotes, etc.). Your Inside Voice on Twitter. It is intimate.
6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
RWW Network. Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds. Information overload is a real problem for many web users, and one way to cope with it is to filter your RSS feeds so you only see what you want to see. There are many ways to filter news feeds from your favorite sources, including passively by relying on meme trackers like Techmeme or social news services such as Google Readers shared items. Feed Rinse is a best of class RSS filtering application. Feed Sifter is an almost painfully simple RSS filter that filters in by keyword. Five feeds???
Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’
OCTOBER 1, 2010
Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter A few years ago, critics said Blogging was a fad. Managing these multiple login systems from all these social networks is cumbersome due to changing APIs, protocols.
The Future of Social Networks | Social Media Citizens
Social Media Citizens
AUGUST 31, 2010
Home Content RSS Log in Social Media Citizens Home Case Studies Reports SMC List TOP Lists Video Consulting Portfolio The Future of Social Networks August 31st, 2010 by Giedrius Ivanauskas Leave a reply » Share Recently, I’ve watched this short interview with Brian Solis about the future of social networks. So what have changed now? SMC QUOTE “.As
The Dos and Don’ts of a Social Media Automation Strategy
DECEMBER 9, 2015
staggering 74 percent of Internet-using adults are active on at least one social networking website. And with more than 3 billion users online , that amounts to almost 2 billion social network users. The sheer amount of traffic that social media sites see every day makes it an insurmountable task to manage multiple social profiles manually. Happy Friday!
PR Pros Must Embrace the PESO Model
MARCH 23, 2015
By Gini Dietrich The business world, in the last seven or so years, has been upended with the introduction of social media and access to better data. On the contrary, paid media for a PR program is social media advertising, sponsored content and email marketing. Shared media is also known as social media. Twitter. On Feedly , create a list of bloggers to watch.
Twitterfeed, HootSuite RSS Feeds, and Blog Posting Schedules
JULY 6, 2010
Are there blogs that you read regularly that you find so good that you end up sharing every post on Twitter? Twitterfeed and HootSuite offer the ability to take a RSS feed from any site and update it to your Twitter account automatically when new feed items are found. Pros of Automatic RSS Feed Updating. Twitterfeed Feed Setup. Twitter. Twitterfeed.
Qantas Airways on Twitter and the Black Face criticism
AUGUST 28, 2011
Qantas Airways published a photo of two fans with blacked out faces and wigs on, causing a controversy on Twitter, in spite of Radike Samo not minding at all. My view is that there are deeper issues here -Qantas brand voice on social media is not their traditional marketing voice. Staff should be backed on social media and the Community is NOT always right! VALUE SYSTEMS.
5 Twitter Strategies And Tools To Take Your Branded Account To the Next Level
AUGUST 5, 2014
If you’ve invested the groundwork necessary to build a Twitter account, there’s nothing more satisfying than seeing it actually gain steam. How can you break through a Twitter plateau and take your account to an even greater level of success? highly powerful yet underused optional feature of Twitter is the Twitter card. Follow him on Twitter @LM_Strain.
How to deal with Twitter overwhelm
NOVEMBER 25, 2011
By the way, (d) is not a valid reason to following someone on Twitter, especially if you have no interest in them and they tweet nonsense. Activate the Twitter filter feature! The best way to filter your Twitter stream is with Twitter lists. My TDF list feeds my habit for one month without clogging up my stream the rest of the year). Are you drowning in tweets?
Are You Skilling the First Step of Your Daily Social Networking.
Saying It Social
MAY 6, 2010
Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Are You Skipping the First Step of Your Daily Social Networking Maintenance? Daily Social Networking Tasks: It’s not all about content blasting. Sometimes we are overly anxious to jump online and start posting or sometimes we just don’t have a lot of time and a very important task of social networking maintenance falls by the wayside. Are You Skipping the First Step of Your Daily Social Networking Maintenance?
3 Ways Brands Can Gain From Twitter's Character Limit Tweak
MAY 25, 2016
The latest change that Twitter has proposed will have a significant impact on brands' twitter strategy. In addition to gaining 24 extra characters that attachments would take up otherwise, this affects how well they can use Twitter to boost their presence online (and sales offline). l1sWRvXWqr pic.twitter.com/zzhWpRcABs — Twitter (@twitter). May 24, 2016.
20 More of the Best Twitter Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2012
FEBRUARY 11, 2013
As the fourth-largest social network, and the fastest growing in 2012 , Twitter has emerged as a serious platform for business professionals to share breaking news, promote thought-leadership content, and engage with customers, prospects, peers and industry influencers. ” How can you grow and maintain an active, relevant Twitter following? Twitter Tips and Guides.
How Game Developers Can Maximize Their E3 2016 Twitter Efforts
JUNE 6, 2016
Conversation about E3 2015 averaged 740,000 tweets per day, and Twitter is ramping up for E3 2016 , this year’s version of the Electronic Entertainment Expo. 65 percent of Twitter users say they play video games, and 55 percent say they regularly play console games. 85 percent of Twitter gamers spend money on video games, compared with 76 percent of non-Twitter gamers.
New Twitter Update Coming: How Marketers Will Soon Be Able to Maximize All 140 Characters
MAY 24, 2016
What was once a rumor that Twitter would update its 140 character count guidelines is now official in the social media sphere: Twitter announced Tuesday morning that within the next few months, usernames, quoted tweets, photos, and other media attachments will no longer count against the tweet’s 140-character limit. Replies on Twitter. People have had to work around it.
Twitter for Lawyers
JUNE 23, 2011
It’s a big topic, and there’s no way I can cover Twitter for lawyers in the allotted 10 minutes plus Q&A, so I thought I write up a bit more here for those who attended and those who didn’t. Twitter and privacy. Do some searches on Twitter , SocialMention and TweetBeep and set up alerts for anything new that may come up. Twitter resources for lawyers.