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Teens Prefer Tumblr Over Facebook

The Realtime Report

Tumblr is more popular than Facebook among young social media users, according to a recent survey by Posterous co-founder Garry Tan. Out of an impressive field of social sites – including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat – Tumblr was the favorite social network for the two age groups surveyed, ages 13-18 (teens) and 19-25 (young adults).

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A Guide to Marketing on Tumblr

Mindjumpers

Tweet Have you established a brand presence on the blogging platform Tumblr ? Tumblr boats 24 billion posts and 59 million blogs, which are numbers that continue to rise every day. Tumblr’s functionalities. As with any other social platform attended for marketing, you should set up a strategy for your brand’s use of a Tumblr blog. Set a strategy. Become a valuable asset.

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Tumblr – Why, How & Who?

Mindjumpers

Most brands today are active on Facebook, Twitter and maybe Instagram. But if you’re one of the cool kids now, you rule Tumblr! Because Tumblr has potential. Today there are more than 170,000 million Tumblr blogs with 200,000 visits each month. So how do you, as a brand, get the most out of a Tumblr presence? Why are they so popular? How to? And hashtags. Disney.

Tumblr’s Revenue Per Visit Jumps 340% Year-Over-Year

The Realtime Report

Revenue per visit Q4 2013 [Adobe report] Visits from Facebook still provide the highest return, but Tumblr just rose to the #2 slot in terms of revenue per visit, with a 340% increase from last year.  A new study from Adobe reveals a record-setting fourth quarter 0f 2013 in terms of revenue from social media visitors, and Tumblr’s growth rate was the highest among all social media networks.

Social Networking Stats: Tumblr Draws Youngest Users Among Top 10 Social Platforms, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: 255 million monthly active users. Tumblr: 188 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Tumblr, Instagram, YouTube Attract Younger Audience. Among the top 10 global social platforms, Tumblr has the greatest share of younger users, with 47% of active users in the 16-24 year-old demographic. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1.23

Social Networking Stats: Tumblr Serves 20 Billion Page Views Per Month, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Tumblr: 80 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Tumblr Serves 20 Billion Page Views Per Month. Tumblr is now “pushing more than 20 billion page views a month” said CEO David Karp at GigaOM’s Roadmap 2012 conference. Social Media Statistics #RLTM scoreboard social networking statistics TumblrThe #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. via  Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 368 million users.

General Electric Hosts a Virtual Science Fair On Tumblr

Convince & Convert

To host this campaign, General Electric has introduced a new “#6SecondsScience Fair” Tumblr , which serves as a virtual home for the best submissions. Themed around the challenge, “How much science can you fit into six seconds?,” the campaign is accepting submissions on Vine and Twitter between August 8 – 15. The examples of Vines submitted are incredibly diverse, but interesting.

Tumblr Now Has Live Video: Why and What Your Brand Can Do About It

Simply Measured

Tumblr just announced that it has live video with the sardonic, very Tumblr subheading, “This should be interesting.” Yes, Tumblr is throwing its hat in the ring with all the other social networks who offer live video to brands and audiences —  Facebook,  YouTube,   Twitter,  and Snapchat.  But instead of competing with these networks as another location for  creating  live video, Tumblr has chosen to be the  venue  and  home  for live video. This new feature is giving Tumblr a fresh sense of relevance. ” Yes, yes it will be.

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

The Realtime Report

Twitter: 255 million monthly active users. Tumblr: 186 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter. New data from GlobalWebIndex  looks at active usage for several platforms, showing a decline for some of the largest platforms, but also huge gains for Instagram and Tumblr. LinkedIn and Twitter’s active usage dropped 3%.

115 Facts You Never Knew About Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter comes in at a close third, with Tumblr and Instagram rounding out the top five. Facebook and Twitter are not even close to LinkedIn, but they are still being monitored. 66% of employers say they checked Facebook, and 54% say they checked Twitter. 435,000 tweets every minute on Twitter. Guest post by Josh Wardini. Social Media Is The New Newspaper. It is.

Agency Leads Must Absolutely Use Twitter

Spin Sucks

We try it all first and take our learnings and apply them to that of our clients. A few weeks ago, a client asked if we should try Twitter Lead Generation Cards  for their business. Just Follow on Twitter? You see the author, a lead at a very well-known firm, thinks those of us who run agencies should only follow people on Twitter—not engage, respond, or even tweet. She agreed.

A Comprehensive Guide to Your Social Media Image Sizes

Pamorama

Profile Image Dimensions for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Google+, YouTube, Tumblr, and Vine. Twitter profile image dimensions. Twitter header photo size. Twitter profile photo size. Although  Twitter doesn’t recommend a specific image size for tweets , its in-stream preview is 440 x 220 pixels (a 2:1 ratio). 1500 x 500 pixels.

Optimize Your Posts on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and More

Pamorama

Optimize your Twitter posts. Optimize your Tumblr posts. Know the lingo: In Tumblr Speak , “shipping” doesn’t have anything to do with ordering from Amazon and “what is air” isn’t a question for science class. Choose a good theme: Successful Tumblrs are pretty. Like and reblog: Tumblr is a very active platform.

Branded Content: 6 Things To Remember before Publishing

Mindjumpers

Community Management Content Marketing Engagement Facebook Foursquare Google Google+ Guidelines I forgot to categorize Instagram Linkedin Local Marketing & Communication Mindjumpers Pinterest SEO Social Media Social Media Marketing Social Media Strategy Tips Tumblr Twitter YouTube Therefore, as a little help to content marketeers, we have made a small checklist.

How to Use Viraltag to Schedule to Pinterest, Tumblr, and More

Kikolani

In a nutshell, Viraltag allows you to create a schedule and schedule posts to Twitter, Facebook (profiles and pages), LinkedIn (profiles and pages), Tumblr, and Pinterest. You can click on any of them to go directly to the post, pin, Tumblr blog entry, etc. On Tumblr, the image will be linked to the link you specified when you scheduled the post. How to Setup Viraltag.

23 Outstanding Social Media Marketing Guides

Webbiquity SMM

Hopefully you’ve caught up to these by now, but just in case, this post from Trevor LaTorre-Couch details (fairly) recent design and functionality changes from Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, and explaining for each change the benefit(s) of each change for marketers. Guides to Marketing with Tumblr and Triberr. Is Tumblr Right for My Business? do that for me?”

How You Can Use Twitter As a Visual Marketing Platform

SocialFish

Twitter has gone from being a fun microblogging platform to taking on a life of its own. Allowing gifs to play in feed, Twitter Video, full sized images that take up less space and still allow you to type in characters… these are improvements we can all appreciate. The Importance Of Visuals On Twitter. Not everything is great for Twitter. oh my! Visual Quotes.

TWITTER, YOU NAUGHTY BIRD, YOU!

Myrland Marketing

Social Media Uncategorized CNET Declan McCullagh Instagram LinkedIn Marketing Silicon Valley Social Networking Strategy Tumblr TwitterAH, CHANGE When it comes to the Social Media landscape, one thing we know for sure is this: It changes regularly, and will continue to do so. There’s nothing we can do to stop the momentum, so hang on tight, and let’s enjoy the ride together, okay? Alright, alright, you don’t have to enjoy the ride. I’ll [.].

Social Media News Ticker: Tumblr Users Can Now Customize Blogs Via Mobile

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Twitter, Tumblr, Foursquare and Snapchat: Tumblr’s app update allows users to customize the way their blog looks on mobile. Twitter. Tumblr. Foursquare. Snapchat. Any social media updates that we missed? Let us know in the comments below.

How to Be a Problogger on Tumblr

ProBlogger

Recently, Posterous was acquired by Twitter, signifying that a shut-down of the platform was imminent. noticed this in a big way; my blog, called I Love Tumblr , which focuses on Tumblr tips and tutorials, had a huge influx of new traffic (especially to my Tumblr vs Posterous article—no surprise there). also started to receive a ton of emails from former Posterous users asking me if the Tumblr platform was right for them (or whether WordPress or Blogger was a better choice). Being a problogger on Tumblr. Mastering the Tumblr platform.

Breaking All Of Twitter's Rules

Twist Image

Is there a sure-fire way to be successful using Twitter ? Business books, Blog posts, magazine articles, tumblr feeds, newspaper articles, TV news segments and yes, even tweets, have been written about what it takes for both individuals and brands to be successful on Twitter. Allow me to sum up some of the more commonly-held recommendations for Twitter success: Get in early. Evan Williams (co-founder of Twitter) joined in March of 2006. can't imagine what it would be like to join Twitter today in an attempt to grow an audience. tumblr. twitter.

How to Optimize Your Brand’s Twitter Presence [infographic]

Mindjumpers

And like Facebook users, 50% of the Twitter users access the network via mobile. This means that your Twitter followers will tweet and RT anywhere, anytime – and they’ll expect you to be ready. In the following blog post, I will share some pointers on the basics that brands will have to understand in order to engage successfully on Twitter. Just imagine that!

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Top Social Media Stats of 2012

The Realtime Report

According to our traffic-counting elves, here are the top social media statistics we published in the last year: Twitter Hits 500 Million Registered Users  (Feb 24): Approximately 12.3 Tumblr Reaches 15 Billion Monthly Pageviews  (Jan 27): Tumblr CEO David Karp revealed that Tumblr has reached 15 billion impressions monthly and an audience of 120 million people. The average Tumblr user spends 30 min or more on the site per day, and the majority of traffic (55-60%) comes from international users. What social media stats got the most attention in the last year?

Evolving Social Landscape – Social Media Channel Updates in 2016

Ignite Social Media

Twitter. Twitter Character Limit – Twitter announced changes to the traditional character limit saying that images and links would no longer be included in 140 character limit. Tumblr. Adds GIF Post Type – You can now post GIF’s more easily with new updates to Tumblr that allow users to create GIF’s with relative ease. Facebook. Instagram.

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Social Networking Stats: Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 Days, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Tumblr: 82 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 In a recent talk at the University of Michigan , Twitter CEO Dick Costolo promised that Twitter users will be able to download a full archive of their tweets before the end of 2012. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Ad Retargeting, Google ‘+Post Ads,’ Apple Buys Topsy

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Tumblr and Apple: Facebook. Facebook adds more ‘News’ to News Feed to become more Twitter-like – Facebook is now promoting more ‘real news’ posted by users; the social network’s news-feed algorithm will now expose more links to articles from media organizations — especially on mobile (AdAge). Twitter. Tumblr. Google+. and… Apple?! Any social media updates that we missed?

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

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Tumblr: 85 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Twitter Tops 200 Million Monthly Active Users. Twitter recently topped 200 million monthly active users, according to a tweet by the company’s @twitter account – and is seeing 400 million tweets per day. There are now more than 200M monthly active @ twitter users.

How to Use Emojis in Your Twitter Strategy (Yes, Really)

Simply Measured

Twitter gave us some very bad news: most of the emojis we’re using are pretty Plain Jane. Source: Twitter. That said, more and more brands are making emojis an integral part of their social marketing toolboxes, especially on Twitter. The streaming service often uses emojis on Twitter to punctuate its points and incite action and engagement from followers.

LinkedIn Grows 53% Year-Over-Year in New Zealand

The Realtime Report

Twitter trails well at the back of the pack in New Zealand, attracting only 249 million users, well below Tumblr’s 447 million. Tumblr skews younger, with over 55% of users under the age of 35. Are you surprised that LinkedIn and Tumblr are so much more popular than Twitter in New Zealand? Who’s using social media in New Zealand? million Kiwis.

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. An online shoe retailer that has blown the door off marketing and expanding their sales opportunities  and customer support through the use of Twitter.

Social Networking Stats: Comparing Top Brands (Big vs. Small) on Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 218 million monthly active users. via  Twitter. Tumblr: 168 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Top Brands on Twitter: Enterprise Brands Vs. Small Companies. For starters, here are some key findings from the report: 98% of all top brands are active on Twitter. How frequently are top brands from each list posting to Twitter? Facebook: 1.19

How Tumblr Helped Put My Site on Top

ProBlogger

Tumblr played a huge part in making that happen, and I’d like to share my almost accidental findings. One of the reasons why I’ve received the traffic is because of keyword optimization, but another huge part of the SEO puzzle is what happened with Tumblr, and that’s the real story here. One of Fashables readers evidently liked the photo enough to share it on Tumblr.

Teens on Social Networks: Facebook Wins, But Twitter Is Narrowing the Gap

The Realtime Report

A recent Piper Jaffray survey of American teens revealed that Facebook is still the most popular social network among this age group – but Twitter is following close behind. Teens were asked to rank social networks in order of preference (from 1 to 3) from a list including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr and LinkedIn. What do you think?

Social Networking Stats: Twitter’s User Growth Exceeds Expectations, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: 271 million monthly active users. via Twitter. Tumblr: 197 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Twitter’s Q2 User Growth Exceeds Expectations, Tops 271 Million. Twitter recently announced its second quarter results for 2014 , with both revenue and user growth surpassing analyst expectations. Twitter’s sales more than doubled, reaching $312.2

Where’s Social Media Going in 2014?

Mindjumpers

In 2013 we’ve seen a huge growth in visual platforms; Instagram, Vine, Snapchat, Tumblr, Buzzfeed and especially Pinterest have all gained millions of followers. Furthermore, less visual platforms such as Facebook and Twitter have made pictures larger and more visible. Engagement Facebook Instagram Mobile Pinterest Social Media Tips Tumblr Visual content Real time is king.

10 Things to Consider As You Move to Google+

Spin Sucks

We’re all freaking out because we can’t import our Facebook and Twitter friends (you can export Facebook friends into Gmail now, if you’re patient and have a tiny bit of tech savvy). Yes, you need to have Twitter and Facebook and (now) Google+. built a Tumblr blog of the recipes I create. Or for an emergency such as Twitter or Facebook dying. Video.

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How I Brought My Blog Back to Life with Tumblr

ProBlogger

The solution was Tumblr. Why Tumblr works for lazy people. On joining Tumblr, you instantly become a member of a vast community of very creative people. It’s a win/win situation. I’ll continue to publish drawings and ideas, but the main benefit of Tumblr is that I always have the backup of the reblog feature, which makes blogging fun again, and a stress-free experience. I’ve already started to see my traffic climb again and people are keen to see fresh blog posts, which is a huge boost! Tumblr: a good choice for relaunch. comics. design.

Social Networking Stats: Faster Growth Predicted for Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: 255 million monthly active users. Tumblr: 193 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Faster Growth Predicted For Twitter. A new report from Evercore predicts a “strong possibility” that Twitter’s growth will speed up in the second quarter of this year, helped by millions of tweets from the 2014 World Cup. Back in April, Twitter had reported 25% growth in the first quarter of 2014, a drop from the 30% growth rate of the previous period. How much will the buzz around the World Cup help fuel Twitter’s growth? Facebook: 1.23

Five Tools to Prep You for 2012

Spin Sucks

Instagram + Tumblr. While Instagram and Tumblr are two separate tools, they’re combined here to give you new and different ideas. You can then set it to upload to Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, email, Foursquare, Posterous, or Tumblr. Tumblr is a micro-blogging site, which allows you to post to your account directly from your phone or iPad. Pinterest. Google+.

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Social Networking Stats: Twitter Users Hit ‘Share’ Nearly 5X More Than Facebook Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Tumblr: 68 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Twitter Users Hit ‘Share’ Nearly 5X More Than Facebook Users. Twitter users are 33X more active than Google+ users, according to a new study by social media research firm Umpf. Twitter has the most active user base by far. Facebook: 955 million active users. via  CNET.