What Is an API & Why Does It Matter for Social Media?

Sprout Social

Your Internet experience runs on APIs. But what is an API and why does it matter to you? In this article, we’ll give a high-level overview of APIs and how they relate to your daily life. What is an API? API stands for application programming interface.

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10 of the Best Customer Data Platforms to Power Cross-Channel Marketing

Oktopost

Savvy marketers looking to gain ground in hotly contested markets will turn their attention to Customer Data Platforms (CDPs). A CDP is a software package that creates a centralized hub for (mostly first-party) customer data. Strictly speaking, Segment is more of a Data Warehouse.

Trending Sources

The Sprout Data Pipeline: NSQ and Beyond

Sprout Social

One engineering challenge we face at Sprout Social is the diverse ways our customers want to access their social data. The Sprout reporting stack is made up of mostly big aggregate metrics that are generated from Hadoop-related tools, namely HBase, Map/Reduce and Pig. Both of these areas of our application have different querying requirements, yet each system needs to be sourced from the same upstream data. Independent, on-demand access to data.

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Breaking: Demographic Analysis of Your Instagram Audiences Is Now Possible

SocialFish

All statistics are aggregated to protect individual privacy. With this addition, we fill a data void for marketers and analysts who need to understand brand audiences, as well as justify selection and sponsorship of Instagram influencers.”.

Monitoring vs Analytics [Infographic]

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In reality there must be hundreds of firms out there doing social media analysis in some form or another but I tried to hit the most popular ones with the single-minded goal of finding a firm that could deliver the most strategic value from the 2+ years of social media data that’s out there.

Facebook Changes Hitting Monitoring Platforms

Net-Savvy Executive

Shortly after last month''s announcement of the new Facebook topic data service from DataSift , another kind of change showed up in my inbox: the impending disappearance of Facebook post data from social media monitoring tools. of Facebook''s Graph API (optional until April 30).

These Facebook Ad Metrics Are Going Away. Are You Prepared?

agora pulse

After the July 2018 release of the Graph API, some Facebook ad metrics will leave our reports forever. The data isn’t straightforward and the algorithm for estimation isn’t clear. Actions (as an aggregate metric).

These Facebook Ad Metrics Are Going Away. Are You Prepared?

agora pulse

After the July 2018 release of the Graph API, some Facebook ad metrics will leave our reports forever. The data isn’t straightforward and the algorithm for estimation isn’t clear. Actions (as an aggregate metric).

Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Koka Sexton

ExecTweet has tapped the Twitter API to give you a peak into what corporate America is doing. Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

ExecTweet has tapped the Twitter API to give you a peak into what corporate America is doing. Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Sneak Peek into Facebook Audience Insights Beta

Ignite Social Media

Facebook Audience Insights API is currently in Beta test with limited partners, as one of those partners, Ignite is going to give you an inside look at what is to come. It provides real-time demographic, behavioral, and interest data for the 1.9B

Text Analytics in the Cloud

Net-Savvy Executive

You can handle pulling in data, moving it around, and displaying results—the normal software stuff. There's an API for that. Professional-Strength Social Media Aggregators. If you're a software developer (I'm not), you might find it easy to throw together a new application.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search A Social Media Scoreboard That Works March 25th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Clearly, there’s no shortage of data and possible social media success metrics.

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

It aggregates all of the recent posts from Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, Instagram, and others that contain that specific hashtag. It also analyzes the data in order to recommend ideal posting times for both Facebook and Twitter.”

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Social Media Monitoring: Bespoke, Tailored, or Off the Rack?

Net-Savvy Executive

Oracle Endeca Discovery handles data discovery and search analytics, WiseWindow and DataSift aggregate social data, and Lexalytics analyzes sentiment.

Moving From Back Pats to Business, Social CRM Is For Real

Convince & Convert

As marketers try to determine appropriate resourcing, one of the big measurement and accountability challenges faced by social media is the anonymity inherent in most social data. Roll Your Own Social CRM with Argyle Social API.

5 Alternatives to LinkedIn Elevate for Superior Employee Advocacy

Socialmedia.biz

Data from Smarp , another advocacy solution, indicates that employee advocates have an average of 420 Facebook friends, 400 LinkedIn contacts and 360 Twitter followers. Post by Adi Englander. Are you in the hunt for an employee advocacy platform?

5 Alternatives to LinkedIn Elevate for Superior Employee Advocacy

Socialmedia.biz

Data from Smarp , another advocacy solution, indicates that employee advocates have an average of 420 Facebook friends, 400 LinkedIn contacts and 360 Twitter followers. Post by Adi Englander. Are you in the hunt for an employee advocacy platform?

Romi Mahajan leaves Microsoft to Join Metavana as CMO

Buzz Marketing for Technology

A: After an aggregate of 9 years at Microsoft, being the CMO of a $100M dollar digital agency, and a writer, I wanted to get back to my roots in terms of “building” something that had huge customer promise and could make a dent in reality as we know it.

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

Buffer Social

Big Data. It allows you to connect with influencers by highlighting important mentions and provides you with more data about your profile and tweets. Aggregate, analyze, and publish content from social media. Audience: Connect all your customer data in enriched profiles.

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#DigitalPR Twitter Chat with Katie Paine

Proactive Report

I see many organizations where data or marketing analysts are tackling integration, not so much in PR. A: Barriers are complexity of metrics, lack of data scientists to figure them out + lack of consensus on goals. It should be an aggregate of everything action (share/comment/click).

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Ple - LTCWiki

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) refer to the aggregation of single-functionality tools which enable learners greater control over their own learning experience. Numerous other factors play a role: content creation tools, content storage, tools for communication, protocols/APIs, and identity management. a Personal Learning Environment is a facility for an individual to access, aggregate, configure and manipulate digital artefacts of their ongoing learning experiences."

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#DigitalPR Twitter Chat with Katie Paine

Proactive Report

I see many organizations where data or marketing analysts are tackling integration, not so much in PR. A: Barriers are complexity of metrics, lack of data scientists to figure them out + lack of consensus on goals. It should be an aggregate of everything action (share/comment/click).

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The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor

Razor Social

You’ll want to learn from previous data so it’s important to be able to track this. It analyzes over 100+ million data sources in 55 languages and provides real-time analytics. Extensive filters available to help you identify the most relevant data.

What Do We Need to Teach About Knowledge Work? | Computer Writing and Research Lab

Buzz Marketing for Technology

APIs,â?? APIs, like the application program interfaces used in programming, consist of routines, protocols, and tools that allow simple interactions to generate complex effects. APIs in knowledge work might include genres and other boundary objects.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

If you use the option to sign in with your AdWords account, you can increase the number of results plus see cost-per-click (CPC) cost data for each keyword. You can get your API key from Akismet. It is called WP RSS Aggregator.

Toward a New Knowledge Society

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Stallman Slide 28: Harder Answers From the inside, you see the tubes Look for connections, interactions (or more concretely, XML and APIs) Its not a truck. Evaluations are not an aggregation â?? Complex answers link User Profiles different types of data Evaluations Resource Profiles Slide 33: Each type of data is a feature setâ?¦. Developers & API. Slideshare.net (beta). My Slidespace. Upload. Community. Widgets. Latest. |. Most Viewed. |. Most Embedded. |.

eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Towards a Definition The following definition is intended to introduce the general nature of PLEs: a Personal Learning Environment is a facility for an individual to access, aggregate, configure and manipulate digital artefacts of their ongoing learning experiences. APIs ) available.

Social Pros 26 – Richard Owen, Satmetrix

Convince & Convert

Huge thanks to data-driven social media management software company Argyle Social for their presenting sponsorship, as well as Infusionsoft , Janrain , and Jim Kukral at DigitalBookLaunch. The data point that jumped out to me is from a survey they did from 71 social pros, actually.

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I recently did an article on my blog illustrating a practical example of how Pipes was used to aggregate feeds from job boards to get the most qualified results for freelance web design and contract work. By the way, Gregarius is a PHP/Mysql RSS/RDF/ATOM feed aggregator licensed under the GPL. data portability. aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100. AltSearchEngines. About. Subscribe. Contact. Advertise. RWW Daily by Email.

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Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

data portability. aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100. AltSearchEngines. About. Subscribe. Contact. Advertise. RWW Daily by Email. RWW Weekly Wrap-up. Web Apps. Trends. Google. Microsoft. Facebook. Archives.

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Buzz asks more questions than it solves

Danny WhatMough

Aggregation, location/mobile, social search – these are the three elements of social media that will be big this year. Twitter debate – I see Twitter much more as a data store rather than a destination. Tweet.

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

ContentWorkspace.com helps with manually intensive tasks incurred while imaging documents: Document and Form Classification, Indexing Documents, Data Entry, Language Translation, Finding Duplicates. data portability. aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100. AltSearchEngines. About. Subscribe. Contact. Advertise. RWW Daily by Email. RWW Weekly Wrap-up. Web Apps. Trends. Google. Microsoft. Facebook. Archives.

Social Pros 8 – Ian Greenleigh of Bazaarvoice

Convince & Convert

Huge thanks to data-driven social media management software company Argyle Social for their presenting sponsorship, as well as Infusionsoft and Jim Kukral at DigitalBookLaunch. Metrics like aggregate daily comments and likes per page and per post, and things like that.

Social Pros 8 – Ian Greenleigh of Bazaarvoice

Convince & Convert

Huge thanks to data-driven social media management software company Argyle Social for their presenting sponsorship, as well as Infusionsoft and Jim Kukral at DigitalBookLaunch. Metrics like aggregate daily comments and likes per page and per post, and things like that.

eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts: Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Also, your work on using start pages for learning is quite interesting, though I prefer to stick to old-school by using my mail reader (Thunderbird) for syndication/aggregation. Data Visualization Tools. skip to main | skip to sidebar. eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts. eLearning, Learning Design, eLearning Standards, Knowledge Management, Active Learning, Blended Learning, Web 2.0, Microcontent, Social Software. Thursday, June 5, 2008.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you’re not involved with the client any further, why should you still have access to the page and all the data?

Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

How are you getting that data?&# It’s time for that list to die, and not for Chris Finke to do that but for Digg to actually prevent that data from being pulled. I also have doubts that blocking the submitter data would even work, because of the API. Is the only problem the fact that they make scraping the data possible? Why is Digg allowing third-party sites to aggregate the statistics?

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Social Pros 21 – Joe Stupp, Chipotle

Convince & Convert

Huge thanks to data-driven social media management software company Argyle Social for their presenting sponsorship, as well as Infusionsoft , Janrain , and Jim Kukral at DigitalBookLaunch. This is Episode 21 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media.

Social Search at LinkedIn Beats Google - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This is the reason why they have been so conservative making an API available as this is where the value of their business resides. data portability. aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100. AltSearchEngines. About. Subscribe. Contact. Advertise. RWW Daily by Email. RWW Weekly Wrap-up. Web Apps. Trends. Google. Microsoft. Facebook. Archives. Social Search at LinkedIn Beats Google. Written by Bernard Lunn / May 21, 2008 11:15 AM. /