Social Media’s Shocking Statistics

Harp Interactive

With 500 Billion + people on Facebook and an estimated 280,000,000 Twitter accounts, there is no doubt that social media is eye opening.shockingly so. Expanding your brand's potential reach via Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and more has become the holy grail of marketing. Blog Facebook Metrics Twitter blogging blogging stats facebook fans facebook marketing facebook stats social media statistics social media twitter social media's shocking statistics twitter stats

Social Media’s Shocking Statistics

Harp Interactive

With 500 Million + people on Facebook and an estimated 280,000,000 Twitter accounts, there is no doubt that social media is eye opening.shockingly so. Expanding your brand's potential reach via Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and more has become the holy grail of marketing. Blog Facebook Metrics Twitter blogging blogging stats facebook fans facebook marketing facebook stats social media statistics social media twitter social media's shocking statistics twitter stats

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Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

Get the details behind these stats and many, many more here in more than 40 of the best articles and blog posts about social media, search, budgeting and digital marketing research, facts and statistics of 2011 so far. 48% of Twitter users say they rarely or never check Twitter.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter’s 200 million users collectively tap out a billion tweets per week. Nearly 3/4 of active Twitter users are bloggers. Twitter users are twice as likely to purchase from companies they follow than are Facebook users. How can Twitter to used to support SEO efforts?

101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013

Webbiquity SMM

of all marketers love blog posts about marketing statistics. Okay, that statistic was made up (though probably not far off the mark), but the social media and digital marketing facts and statistics below are real (or at least from generally reliable sources).

11 Shocking New Social Media Statistics in America

Convince & Convert

You can access the entire presentation at The Social Habit microsite, but 11 social media statistics in particular stood out for me. But for now, here are 11 Shocking Social Media Statistics: Click on chart to access entire Social Habit report.

Reply Frequency Among 11 Twitter Users

Ari Herzog

February 2011 Twitter statistics for Me. Regardless of how many times you tweet in a given month and despite current events you choose to participate in trending, curious how your Twitter statistics compare? You can click any graph to view the person on Twitter.

Best Social Media and Digital Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 2

Webbiquity SMM

Find the answers to these questions and many more here in more than 40 of the best reports, studies, videos and other sources of social media, search, and other marketing facts and statistics of the past year. General Social Media Statistics. ” Twitter Stats.

Is Twitter Massively Overrated?

Convince & Convert

In this thorough study of the media habits of Americans ages 12 and up (conducted annually since 1998), the survey authors have put a statistical fine point on something I’ve been pondering for a while : Is Twitter Massively Overrated? Twitter is like IPA beer.

Best Facebook Marketing Tips, Techniques and Tools of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

You know the statistics : Facebook is the most popular method for sharing online content. Find the answers to these questions and many more here in more than 30 of the best articles and blog posts on Facebook marketing of 2011.

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Buffer Review – My Favorite Time Saving Twitter Tool

Kikolani

As I recently mentioned in my BlogWorld recap , I met Leo Widrich , one of the guys behind the Buffer App for Twitter sharing. Now as many of you might know, I’m a huge fan of HootSuite for my Twitter management needs. For statistics junkies, here are your analytics options.

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Three Ways To Wag The Long Tail Of Content

Dave Fleet

As someone pointed out to me on Twitter, Google “good communications plan” and this post is the top result. social media statistics analyticsTweet.

Must-See Twitter

Social Media Marketing

One recent Fast Company articles point out how appointment TV has returned , because of none other than Twitter. Fans who have TiVo'd their programs had better steer clear of Twitter while their favorite programs are on, lest they have a barrage of spoilers come their way.

Can Facebook Communities Replace Company Websites?

Firebelly

Even 52% of people feel that they directly influence the brands they follow on Facebook and Twitter through interaction. Blog community Facebook statistics websitesProbably.

9 Surprising New Facts About Social Media in America

Convince & Convert

It’s a 50+ page orgy of data based on 2,020 telephone interviews of Americans ages 12 and up, conducted in February, 2011. Twitter is a Tiny Sliver. Twitter is used by just 8% of Americans (compared to 51% for Facebook). Twitter is Incredibly Diverse.

Social Networking Stats: 80% of World Leaders on Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 218 million monthly active users. via Twitter. 80% of World Leaders On Twitter. Twitter is becoming a powerful political tool, and in the last two years, world leaders have begun to take note. Here are the top 10 world leaders on Twitter: President Obama.

100% of U.S. Senators, 90% of Reps Are On Twitter

The Realtime Report

On Friday, Twitter announced that 100% of the US Senate and 90% of the House of Representatives are now active on Twitter. When Congress convened back in 2011, only 44% of the Senate and 35% of the House were actively using Twitter.

Big East: Goodbye Reese’s, Hello Twitter?

Freelance Social Media

The conference decided to paint the name of the Big East Basketball Twitter account on the sideline near both team’s benches. Every NCAA sports conference, at least every major one that I know of, has a Twitter account so that is nothing new.

Reasons Why You Can’t Do Without a Company Blog

Mindjumpers

Tweet At the moment, we are beginning to see more and businesses running a company blog after having established a presence on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. The Nominees for Bees Awards 2011.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

the sources below provide a vast wealth of data, statistics and research results, as well as a bit of interesting social media trivia. 10 Interesting Social Media Statistics by Jeff Bullas. 20+ mind-blowing social media statistics revisited by Econsultancy. Then Twitter.

Changing Trends in Social Media Can Influence Your Business Model (part II)

Mindjumpers

She is trying to help people connect – and you can connect with her on Twitter @nabanita_roy. Twitter, Facebook are a must for business sites. Twitter is one of the most popular when it comes to pure business.

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Holy Twit – Increased Tweet Volume Drives Results

Convince & Convert

One of my favorite Twitter add-ons is Buffer , an easy-to-use service that allows you to quickly queue up many tweets at one time, with those missives and bon mots then automatically parceled out one at a time on a schedule you determine.(Buffer

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Charlie White shares an infographic loaded with facts and statistics about LinkedIn use, for example: 61% of curvey respondents said that LinkedIn was their primary social networking site used for professional networking (versus 22% who said Facebook and 4% Twitter).

79 Remarkable Social Media Marketing Facts and Statistics for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

The average midsize or large company (1000 employees or more) has 178 “social media assets” (Twitter handles, employee blogs, etc.)–yet LinkedIn generates more leads for b2b companies than Facebook, Twitter or blogs. Twitter is second at 3.6%. Twitter.

Big East: Goodbye Reese’s, Hello Twitter?

Freelance Social Media

The conference decided to paint the name of the Big East Basketball Twitter account on the sideline near both team’s benches. Every NCAA sports conference, at least every major one that I know of, has a Twitter account so that is nothing new.

31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Don’t want to follow Twitterers who aren’t following you? A free tool for finding the relative influence of any Twitter user. Create your own online newspaper from Twitter and Facebook updates based on any topic or group of contributors.

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Social Media Customer Service: Brands Respond More On Twitter

The Realtime Report

297% growth in the number of replies brands sent on Facebook and Twitter. 393% growth in the number of replies brands sent on Twitter. 53% of Twitter mentions were responded to…compared with just 16% of Facebook comments and posts.

A Double Dose of #measurePR

Waxing UnLyrical

You’ve probably been wondering where the #measurePR Twitter chat recaps are. During Steve’s last visit to #measurepr , he’d mentioned that one of the potential problems with online surveys is their lack of statistical significance.

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Why the Blue Key Campaign is Turning Me Blue

Waxing UnLyrical

Once I started working with USA for UNHCR, I learned more and more about refugee statistics. And we’re tracking the keys given out on a weekly basis, as well as watching the trends in Google Analytics (and Twitter trends via RowFeeder , I love that thing!)

4 Social Media Mistakes Easily Prevented By Common Sense

Firebelly

A common fallacy that people really believe is that all they have to do for their brand is set up a Facebook fan page or Twitter feed and get instant success! Facebook and Twitter are arguably the top ways right now to establish customer trust and loyalty.

Big East: Goodbye Reese’s, Hello Twitter?

Freelance Social Media

The conference decided to paint the name of the Big East Basketball Twitter account on the sideline near both team’s benches. Every NCAA sports conference, at least every major one that I know of, has a Twitter account so that is nothing new.

Alan K’necht: Über Thinker & SEO Brainiac: An Interview

Firebelly

Both Google and Bing now include various social sites content in their search results, are continuously monitoring social sites like Twitter and Facebook for breaking news or topics and are within an hour or less adjusting search results to ensure their users are finding the latest relevant content.

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The Role of Social Media in Lead Generation [presentation]

Mindjumpers

Joining Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn is not something that will revolutionize your company or your marketing efforts. What is also especially interesting in the presentation are the different facts and statistics it presents.

75% of the World’s Heads of State Are On Twitter

The Realtime Report

Three-quarters of the world’s heads of state have a Twitter presence, according to a new survey from the Digital Policy Council. Out of 164 countries studied, 123 have a head of state on Twitter – some with a personal Twitter handle, others with an official government one.

What is the Value of a Tweet or Facebook Fan?

Laurel Papworth

What is a Twitter Follower worth? Here’s some statistics for you: Eventbrite – Online Ticketing, Social Conference Organiser. In contrast, a Twitter share is only worth $0.43, and a LinkedIn share is worth $0.90. Twitter Tweet $5. Twitter Follower $2.

Help Support the Next Generation of Women in Tech

SocialFish

They are hoping to raise $25,000 between now and May 5, 2011 to support the next generation of women technologists. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that by 2018, there will be a total of nearly 1.4 They are also, of course, on Twitter , and on Facebook.

5 Tips to Find Your Best Audience on Social Media Platforms

Waxing UnLyrical

A while back, my dad asked me if he should be on Twitter for his business, which involves liquidating furniture. Not every audience is on Twitter. Pew, in its many incarnations, seems to have a new statistic about internet usage out every day. You can find Thursday on Twitter.

Indiana AIDS Fund’s #knowpositive Campaign: Social Media For Good

Firebelly

However, 500 people who cannot afford AIDS tests will benefit from this – and will be in the “know” And that’s big – especially with national statistics showing that 1 in 4 Americans with HIV don’t even know they have it.

How Pink Panties Heralded India's Social Media Movement

Waxing UnLyrical

Comment as pts moderator Howie at Sky Pulse Media Getting info Pending approval share On Facebook On Twitter flag Delete Hide Unhide Ban user New! This post was mentioned on Twitter by Pink Fans. says: January 4, 2011 at 10:01 am [.]

A Tale of Two Communities Part II – Salesforce.com

SocialFish

Here’s the quick overview of Salesforce.com’s community “outposts&# : Twitter: Salesforce has an active Twitter community. Here are a few statistics I received from a Salesforce community manager: 233,330 registered users.

How to Cut Through Social Media Hype with Simple Math

Waxing UnLyrical

Does tweeting “specials” when only 25 Twitter users are within driving distance help you sell more? In April 2010, Facebook had a statistic that said users spend 55 minutes each on the site per day. If you read the news or popular blogs, you get a lot of numbers thrown at you.

B2C Facebook Results Are 30% Above Average on Sundays

Convince & Convert

As we talked about in the Webinar you need to create a defined hypothesis, and test that hypothesis with enough data to be significant statistically, while ensuring that you are not changing more than one variable at a time.

9 Surprising New Facts About Social Media in America

Convince & Convert

I analyzed my Top 6 blog posts for 2011 by total page views, and am re-running them this week as a “greatest hits” compilation. It’s a 50+ page orgy of data based on 2,020 telephone interviews of Americans ages 12 and up, conducted in February, 2011. (Happy Holidays!