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Customer Experience in the Age of the Aggregator

Simply Measured

In the age of the aggregator, the power of the consumer has never been greater, and brands simply can’t afford to enter the social realm and try to “play the game” by their own rules — whatever those are. The Customer Experience Comes Down to Data.

Five Ways Content Marketing and SEO Can Work Together

Spin Sucks

When content marketing and SEO data is reviewed together, marketers can better identify when SEO has worked best, when content has worked best and where it's room for improvement.

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New Research Shows How to Engage the Mommy Mind

Convince & Convert

If brands could harness that data around moms, they’d be better equipped to market to them, learning what campaigns are causing negative sentiment and what potential initiatives they could take. Many brands stop at the data but aren’t sure what’s next.

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What’s the law around aggregating news online

www.niemanlab.org

ABOUT ARCHIVES CONTACT SUBSCRIBE TWITTER What’s the law around aggregating news online? So much of the web is built around aggregation — gathering together interesting and useful things from around the Internet and presenting them in new ways to an audience.

A Social Network For Genetics Research: Can It Help Isolate Parkinson’s Genes?

The Realtime Report

Can social networks help with medical research? It started in 2009, when 23andMe decided to do genetic research and invited anyone diagnosed with Parkinson’s to donate their DNA sample. The company recruited people using social media, and at Parkinson’s research conferences.

What’s the law around aggregating news online? A Harvard Law report on the risks and the best practices

www.niemanlab.org

ABOUT ARCHIVES CONTACT SUBSCRIBE TWITTER What’s the law around aggregating news online? So much of the web is built around aggregation — gathering together interesting and useful things from around the Internet and presenting them in new ways to an audience.

Second Screen TV - Research

Diva Marketing Blog

The results, which they shared with the industry, TV Viewing and the “Second Screen” – What Audiences are Doing with Mobile, Tablet Devices, is a report based on the CivicScience data collection and research platform. Picture this.

Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

mashable.com

Invest in Data Measuring the impact of social media campaigns is systemically different from that of traditional marketing campaigns. While data is abundant, it is by nature unstructured. aggregate sentiment, conversation heatmaps), Metrics to spot influencers in a community (e.g.

Content Aggregation For Links, Traffic And Buzz

thefuturebuzz.com

If you’re a content producer of any variety, researching, collecting and then putting together the best material you can find is huge, especially if you’ve got an eye for top content in your niche. This includes aggregating content.

Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 2: Aggregation Is Not Curation

www.masternewmedia.org

Print this article | Read this article in: | Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 2: Aggregation Is Not Curation We are no longer just consumers of content , we have become curators of it too. As I see it: " Aggregation is automated, curation is manual.

B2B Marketing Stats from HubSpot’s Marketing Data Box

Webbiquity SMM

HubSpot last week released the Marketing Data Box , a 3.4 megabyte, 65-slide data dump of marketing facts and statistics from a variety of sources. Content aggregation ?). You can get all of the details by downloading the free HubSpot Marketing Data Box for yourself.

Pew Research Survey: Findings on Search Engines, Social Networks.

Adam Sherk

The content on search engines and social media gets a little lost among all the stats and charts so I thought I’d summarize that data here.

How to Use Data to Enrich Your Content

ProBlogger

Blog posts, whitepapers and other shareable content rely on supporting data—not because people just love a good color-coded pie chart (though they are pretty), but because numbers give stories shape. The average teen sends 60 texts per day, up from 50 in 2009 ( Pew Research Center ). Here are the essentials you need to know to use data wisely and effectively. Speed up your research. Finding the right data to support your content can take a lot of time.

Media Fragmentation: 3 Strategies For How Business Marketers Can Keep Up

The Realtime Report

This is a guest post written by Lisa Smith, Director of Media and Markets Research/Mindwave Research. Maybe you remember when media research was just about capturing TV viewership and print readership? Shifting the B2B Media Research Model.

gazeMetrix: Monitor Your Visual Brand Mentions Based on Image Recognition

Mindjumpers

The monitoring tool allows brand to tap into a world of formerly unseen social data thus providing brands with new and valuable insights. With all the various monitoring and social data aggregations tools combined, brands are increasingly able to collect true insights.

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.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Computer Writing and Research Lab. Aggregations are bottom-up characterizations of large sets of information, enabled by â??applications applications that aggregate individual work practices in order to depict relations among the work of group membersâ??

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The Single Most Important Trend to Consider in Your Social Media Strategy

Ignite Social Media

While there are many trends that need to be considered – they are pointing to a much larger shift in social media marketing that marketers need to step back and consider: The way consumers discover, research, and share brands and products is changing dramatically.

How are association publishers building new and existing revenue streams?

SocialFish

The Angerosa Research Foundation —a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the association publishing and communication professions through industry research—is gathering data on diverse sources of media-related nondues revenue at associations across the country.

How to Choose the Right Social Channels to Reach Your Customers

Convince & Convert

Total engagement is the aggregate number of interactions (likes, comments, and shares) of posts on this company’s Facebook page during this time period. The socialsphere continues to expand with new channels or new and improved features launching nearly every day.

The digital marketing trends & ideas to take into 2017, and beyond

Audiense

Using our understanding of the data we’ve gathered we can help other areas of the business predict the result they can expect from their activities. Ben Donkor , social data analyst, Microsoft. Audience data guides local relevance. Open data is your best resource.

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The Wrap, Newser and Content Aggregation: How Much Attribution is.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Wrap, Newser and Content Aggregation: How Much Attribution is Enough? To me the real question is: when one site aggregates another’s content, how much attribution is enough?

Research Methods 'Beyond Google' :: Inside Higher Ed :: Higher Education's Source for News, Views and Jobs

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Research Methods ‘Beyond Google’ When “Google” has become a synonym for “research,” how should faculty respond? The problem is near-universal for professors who discover, upon assigning research projects, that superficial searches on the Internet and facts gleaned from Wikipedia are the extent — or a significant portion — of far too many of their students’ investigations. Redefining Research. Research is a skill.

Invitation Avalanches, Attention Infidelity, and the Science of the Social Break-Up

Convince & Convert

That’s one of my main takeaways from fascinating new research from ExactTarget and CoTweet (clients) called “ The Social Break-Up &# that studies why customers call it quits like Kim Kardashian and boyfriend du jour. Is the golden goose poisoned before it’s even an adult?

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Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Data junkies, stats addicts, web trivia buffs rejoice — here are a deluge of social media, search and other marketing research facts and figures from 50 articles and blog posts published so far in 2010. Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2010 (So Far).

The 2013 State of Community Management Survey

SocialFish

A little bit about the focus of this year’s research, from the Community Roundtable’s call for survey participants (bold mine): Many of TheCR Network members and the organizations we work with struggle with some of the following questions: What is the benefit of a community strategy?

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10 Tools for More Productive Online Marketing

SocialFish

Ugh, data. But it is a cool little app that allows you to automate data aggregation into usable, simple spreadsheets that are easy on the eyes. Research content from any brand or competitor, see how it is performing, and find out how you match up.

25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand

Pamorama

The team at Social Media Strategies Summit researched the marketplace of content creation, curation, promotion and distribution, and tracking/analytics tools to assemble the infographic below. Successful content marketing initiatives have many moving parts.

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Social Media Growth: 65% of Adults Online Now Use Sites [Infographic]

Pamorama

Drilling down further, the research also shows that social media use among Baby Boomers is growing at a faster clip — among users aged 50-64, 33% say they visit a social network daily , a 20% increase from last year.

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The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Sample review: “If you want to do general research on Facebook Stats use Socialbakers.” It aggregates all of the recent posts from Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, Instagram, and others that contain that specific hashtag. 4: The 14 Best Content Planning and Research Tools. #5:

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Curation: The end of content aggregation as we know it

www.emediavitals.com

” As Google and others have pioneered broad-based aggregation of content – taking a big bite out of media site traffic in the process – we’re now seeing some movement toward services for publishers that help web users wade through all the sources of information to find what’s most relevant to them. McAdams is one of the voices calling for the end of aggregation as we know it. presents publishers with every piece of content it aggregates.

PR Pros: You’re still doing it wrong, even if you have a six figure income

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I’ll give him credit in having done research, but not having done enough research to know that the post wasn’t appropriately targeted.

50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management 2013

Pamorama

These 50 tools distill data in ways that are relevant to your social media marketing plan, enabling you to figure out how to succeed with your audience. It can also be used for campaign tracking, market research, and customer service.

Why Customer Service is the Future of Social Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I just opened it now to see broadcasts about Ukranian elections, social media statistics, quotes from the New York Times, infographics, startup tools, research findings, and professional headshots being tweeted and occasionally retweeted.

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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. BuzzSumo is a tool for competitor research. Real-time data plus access to historic data.

The Era of Social Selling Starts Now.

Koka Sexton

Over the years there were shifts in tactics and new technology introduced that would automate the calling process, send more emails and even apps that would fill my CRM with contact data. The issue with most applications that are in the social selling space is that they only aggregate data.

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10 Tips to Build Better Converting Twitter Traffic

Sprout Social

In fact, data from Shareaholic on all major social media sites found Twitter to be the least effective in terms of driving clicks. However you can export the stats to an Excel file and from there, play with the data: Sort the spreadsheet to see Tweets with most clicked URLs on top.

Survey of 100 Inbound Marketers: 73% Say Their #1 Blog Metric Is…

Writtent Blog

For example, according to the results of a 2015 survey by Gleanster Research, collaborating with Kapost, only 3% responded that content marketing was a future priority and 8% responded that it was a low priority. Want to learn what 73% of inbound marketers say their #1 metric is?

6 Reasons Social Media Sucks, But You Need to Use It Anyway

Webbiquity SMM

Still, as Jennifer Kane noted at the recent OMS Minneapolis event , correlations between social media activities and sales can be measured—and correlations are good data. According to recent research , one-fourth of all online time is spent with social media.

Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]

mashable.com

It’s a data free-for-all, and it’s just beginning. Andrew Blau is a researcher and the co-president of Global Business Network in San Fransisco. Computers can’t distinguish between data and ideas or between human intellect and aggregated text and links. Research Lists.