You Can’t Manage What You Can’t Measure! Social Media Analytics

Harp Interactive

Here are some tools to measure these with: Google Analytics: (Set up advanced segments, events and reporting) to get key visitor, referral and viewership statistics. Social Media Metrics (Grease Monkey) : A plug-in script that soups up your Google analytics to measure social media campaigns.

Twitter: Real-Time Analytics And How It Can Help Your Business


Real-time Analytics allows companies to: • Select counts and tweets from users. Tags: Marketing & Communication Twitter analytics Application Programming Interface Marketing marketing tool Real-time analytics Twitter API

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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. Among the tools noted are Omniture (web and social media analytics), Eloqua (marketing automation / demand generation software) and Twitalyzer (Twitter-specific measurement).

Social Media Analytics: Measuring the Web’s Newest Marketing Frontier


Facebook has long been a thorn in the side of marketing executives who understand the necessity of creating exposure on the popular networking site but who cringe at the thought of being unable to effectively measure ROI through traditional web analytics.

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. Twitter stats and analytics tools – top 10 by Social Media Today. 9 Twitter Apps Worth Another Look by Web Analytics World.

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Google To Introduce Opt Out Browser Plug In For Analytics

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Google To Introduce Opt Out Browser Plug In For Analytics Up until just a few minutes ago when I started reading some reports about what I’m about to tell you, I’ve been a huge Google “junkie&#. Next I log into my Google Analytics account to get the latest data for my clients. What does that mean for us Google Analytics junkies??

Australia Sharepoint Conference June 16/17 2010

Laurel Papworth

The guff on the front page says: This will be THE Australian SharePoint Conference to learn about both SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010. Building an Analytics solution with SharePoint 2010, Microsoft CRM and BI – 200 Level. Interesting.

Top 10 Articles From AriWriter in 2010

Ari Herzog

Using an assortment of analytical tools, here is an unranked top 10 list of the articles I and other guest authors wrote that received the most number of comments, trackbacks, and/or views between January 1, 2010 and today. Fun times are ahead. -- Thank you for reading Top 10 Articles From AriWriter in 2010 at AriWriter.

Thinking Through 2010

Net-Savvy Executive

So here's a quick list of posts from 2010 that I'd like to see people discover. The Importance of the Analyst , Learning Curves for Social Media Analysis , and Can Analytics Be Taught? When people complain that the software doesn't automate the analytics role, ask them when software ever replaced insight. Analytics is a power tool, which works best in the hands of a skilled specialist. I don't try to post every day.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Trevor Jonas explains how Google’s various tools — from Google News and blog search to Google Reader and Analytics — combined create a powerful and free social media monitoring platform, and how these would enable Google to “absolutely blow away any of the existing monitoring services tomorrow if it wanted to.&#. 10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010 by the COMMS corner.

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New Dashboards Blend Analytics Sources

Net-Savvy Executive

And increasingly, too many disparate sources of data, many with their own analytical tools. So it's interesting to see a new crop of startups offering tools that pull analytics data from multiple sources into a single dashboard for analysis and reporting. Too much information.

Google Linking Webmaster Tools And Google Analytics

Small Business Mavericks

» Google Linking Webmaster Tools And Google Analytics There have been several significant improvements made to Google’s Webmaster Tools over this past week. One feature that has been added is the ability to link your Google Analytics data to your Webmaster Tools account.

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!), Analytics.

Interview: Aaron Goldman – Everything I Know about Marketing I Learned From Google

Dave Fleet

You feature insights from numerous marketing luminaries in your book, among them Avinash Kaushik, Google’s analytics evangelist. How do you see web analytics fitting into the modern marketing system? Tags: books communications marketing pr public relations analytics

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How Bloggers and Webmasters Violate Your Privacy With Google Analytics

Ari Herzog

of bloggers and other webmasters around the world use a free tool called Google Analytics to track website visitors and click-through metrics. You will also use reasonable endeavours to bring to the attention of website users a statement which in all material respects is as follows : “This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. If the above title drew you in, good. Keep reading. Thousands (millions?)

Facebook Updates that May Warrant a Marketing Plan Tweak!

Harp Interactive

Website publishers will have access to analytics from Facebook’s insights on products and brands. More than ever, prospects are making purchasing decisions based on their interaction with brands and recommendations from peers. – Latest Addition to Social Profiling Pages


is also a personal analytics dashboard that allows you to see how many views, clicks and links are linked to you. Technorati Tags: , analytics dashboard , Social Media , Social Network , social profiling pages. analytics dashboard social profiling pages

What You Liked in 2010

Net-Savvy Executive

Sentiment Analysis is Not a Mood Ring - March 2010. Comparing Social Media Analysis Platforms - March 2010. Professional-Strength Social Media Aggregators - June 2010. New Dashboards Blend Analytics Sources - September 2010. Some of the biggest ideas are stuck in draft—or hidden in business plans—but there's another list of my favorite idea posts of 2010. Another year gone, another post or two in the archive.

Fetching Friday – The Final Resources Mashup of 2010


Year end blog reviews from Skool of Life and Prolific Living – great examples of how to do a 2010 wrap up and see the development of your blogging. And the Oscar goes to… 2010’s best Facebook pages – a look at fan pages in a variety of niches / industries.

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Four Ways to Measure Social Media Marketing Results

Webbiquity SMM

Activity: Most web analytics tools, such as Google Analytics, can be used to track the number of visits, traffic quality (e.g.

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Tool Tuesday: PostRank Analytics

Akamai Marketing

Most obvious of these is Google Analytics. Another is the popular “Add This&# which also offers analytic information. Share and Enjoy: Tags: analytics , engagement 2 Comments Melanie Baker Posted February 8, 2011 at 2:59 PM Hi Tara, Thanks for the overview.

Can Analytics Be Taught?

Net-Savvy Executive

Thinking Through 2010

Net-Savvy Executive

So here's a quick list of posts from 2010 that I'd like to see people discover. The Importance of the Analyst , Learning Curves for Social Media Analysis , and Can Analytics Be Taught? When people complain that the software doesn't automate the analytics role, ask them when software ever replaced insight. Analytics is a power tool, which works best in the hands of a skilled specialist. I don't try to post every day.

Monitor your social space with 7 tools and 16 minutes of setup.

Direct Marketing Observations

Tags: social media monitoring analytics marc meyer web analytics listening and monitoring

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What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

Webbiquity SMM

Popular with agencies as well as corporate users, Radian6 offers a rich set of tools for social media monitoring, responding, tracking, benchmarking and analytics. Tags: Social Media Marketing Social PR Alterian SM2 analytics Andy Beal Bacon's clipping service Cision Forrester Research Google Alerts Nielsen BuzzMetrics pricing PRWeb Radian6 sentiment tracking social media monitoring tools Social Mention Techrigy Trackur UberVU Vocus

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Social Media Reading April 30 2010

Proactive Report

If you do some analytics on your tweeting you will soon dicover what itme of day you get the best results.

7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks

Waxing UnLyrical

Specifically, it was on a blog purportedly on analytics/intelligence, that raved about the Digital Death campaign, citing huge views, clicks, etc., Mark as read Approve comment Davina, I think you can do that even if you use the same URL by looking at Google Analytics.

Social Media Marketing Goals & Tools | Mindjumpers


Social media monitoring , analytics and social “content management” tools are a necessity to see where you stand and where you are going. Let’s compare the sometimes supposed free lunch with for instance web analytics: sure, there are free tools (should I mention Google Analytics?)

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Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison)

The Marketing Blog

I was just testing uberVU , a paid social media analytics service for doing a comparison between Twitter & Facebook and the results that it shows are quite interesting to say the least. thanks [link] Reply WOAHWOAHWOAH April 22, 2010 at 7:52 pm if u ask me, whether someone uses FB or Twitter depends on the ‘purpose’ FB is more about friends and family. Reply Aditya March 9, 2010 at 4:08 pm nice post.

Are We Addicted to Interruptions?

Justin Levy

Written on July 18, 2010 by Justin Levy in business , communications , productivity , video 5 Comments - Leave a comment! That means I stare at the computer a lot (sample designs, analytics, code, basecamp, emails, marketing, blah, blah, blah).

Facebook Marketing: Now Available! | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Written on June 24, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , books , facebook 32 Comments - Leave a comment! You learn about creating an ad, setting a budget, selecting cost-per-click (CPC) or cost-per-impressions (CPM), discovering your target audience, and using Facebook Insights (analytics).

Sticky PR Measurement: Are We There Yet?

Waxing UnLyrical

November 1st, 2010 Tweet The first part of this post is a guest post by Gary McCormick, APR, Fellow PRSA , president & CEO of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). Waxing UnLyrical -- says: November 1, 2010 at 7:33 am [.]

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5 Steps To A Professional Grade Blog On A Budget

Jason Yormark

Google Analytics – It’s critical to know your site’s stats. This plugin makes it easy to integrate your Google Analytics code.

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. Actionly also includes Twitter account management and analytics tools. Most Popular Free Windows Downloads of 2010 by Lifehacker. ** 5 Stars.

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Customize Your Blog's Error Page in 5 Easy Steps

Waxing UnLyrical

A while back, I was looking at my Google Analytics for WUL and I noticed that my 404 page , i.e. the one you get when the server can’t find the page you’re looking for on a particular site, was the 4th most highly-trafficked page on my blog.

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Ball Memorial Hospital's Facebook Nightmare


Posted by: JamesBurnes | August 04, 2010 at 11:43 AM James thank you so much for your comment. Posted by: Chadrichards | August 11, 2010 at 03:41 PM Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview.

Why You Need a Blog: Blogs Are The Websites of The Social Media.


The benefits are tremendous: a simple integration with web analytics, a more ‘open’ and transparent image, search engine optimization and a rapid real-time interaction with people whereby relevant content is crucial.

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Digging-in to the new Radian6 Dashboard Improvements

Dave Fleet

Google Analytics integration. Google Analytics – adding Google Analytics to the suite of integrations that Radian6 enables. Given the number of sites that use Google Analytics, this could be helpful for many companies.

4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1) | Main | Social Media Weekly Roundup 1/11-1/15 » January 14, 2010 4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media Originally posted on January 16, 2009. Details have been updated for 2010. Twitter : Follow @MLKDay and/or use the hashtag #MLKDAY to discuss news and events surrounding the 2010 National MLK Day of Service.

Automation in Public Relations Measurement: Yea/Nay?

Waxing UnLyrical

November 18th, 2010 Tweet Guest post by Seth Duncan As a researcher in the PR industry, I couldn’t be more excited about some of the advances I’ve seen around automation in media measurement over the past several years. votes, comments, inbound links) and web analytics data (e.g.

How to: Turn On/Off LinkedIn Notifications | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

One Response to “How to: Turn On/Off LinkedIn Notifications&# uberVU - social comments says: April 22, 2010 at 3:56 pm Social comments and analytics for this post… This post was mentioned on Twitter by irenekoehler: How to: Turn On/Off LinkedIn Notifications [link].

Firebelly at Brainstorming & Social Media Optimization Summits


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Helpful Facebook Places for Business Articles | Main | 5 Helpful Social Search Articles » September 02, 2010 Firebelly at Brainstorming & Social Media Optimization Summits Brainstorming and Social Media Optimization Summits run simultaneously in Dallas, TX from September 15-17.

Who Influences You? (Plus, get a free book) | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

Plus, get a free book) Posted by Irene Koehler in Branding , Business , Tips on April 6, 2010 | 18 responses One of the best ways to learn is to watch others; see what works, what falls flat, what suits your style and what doesn’t. Register Now for LeWeb 2010 © 2010 Almost Savvy.