Facebook News Feed Update: Now What?

Jon Loomer

You’ve undoubtedly heard by now about the big Facebook news feed update that was announced recently. The news feed is sorted and customized based on a ranking system. Posts that get long, thoughtful replies will get priority in your feed.

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The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Analytics

Later

Take a look at your Instagram analytics, and then take the time to really understand them. Instagram analytics can help you target the right audience, post engaging content, get more views on stories, and so much more! How to Access Your Instagram Analytics.

Native Instagram Analytics Are Here…Sort Of

Ignite Social Media

If you are like the members of the analytics team here at Ignite Social Media, you’ve been anticipating the release of an official Instagram analytics platform ever since Facebook purchased the platform for a nice, round $1 billion.

How to Use Instagram Analytics to Grow Engagement and Followers

Later

If you want to get more engagement and followers, it all starts with understanding Instagram analytics. The data from your Instagram analytics should inspire your content strategy, and not the other way around. Instagram analytics go beyond which posts get the most likes or comments.

3 MUST READ roundups about digital and community strategy

SocialFish

2017 Wrap-up: Communities in Transition. Community Roundtable). 2017 was a year of change in the community space. BONUS: Since we’re on the topic of community strategy… Facebook’s news-feed changes put community managers in the spotlight.

Interview with Community Manager: Ben Bateman from Square Enix

Social Media Citizens

Ben Bateman is community manager from Square Enix. A Currently Community Manager for Codemasters, supporting all boxed titles including DiRT 3, Operation Flashpoint Red River, F1 2011, and Bodycount. G: How did you build your experience as community manager?

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.

Understanding the Nature of an Event Using Social Analytics

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This is a guest post from Marshall Sponder , author of the newly released Social Media Analytics. I picked up Hubbard’s book and it nicely fits into my own framework on analytics tracking I put forward in Social Media Analytics.

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Analytics: Metrics, Insights, Tools, and Tips

Buffer Social

Instagram analytics are a key part of any Instagram marketing strategy. Without analytics , your Instagram marketing efforts can be a little hit-and-miss. Analytics are often essential for answering your questions. Instagram Insights) or other Instagram analytics tools.

Instagram Analytics Guide: How to Pull & Examine Your Data

Sprout Social

With algorithmic changes and the increasing need for paid social efforts, the time to rely on your core Instagram analytics data is now. Here we’ll show you the six must-have Instagram analytics reports and how to pull your own data: 1. Instagram Engagement Analytics.

Increasing Reach Without Spend: A Community Radio Case Study

Ignite Social Media

With Facebook consistently changing the News Feed algorithm to reduce organic reach , many page owners are, justifiably, concerned about the future of their page’s ability to generate impressions. I volunteer at fantastic community radio station, WHUP , hosting a show called Global Garage.

Which Instagram Analytics Tool Will Work Best for Your Business?

agora pulse

Historically, Instagram hasn’t offered a central place for businesses to view their analytics. Instagram business pages are slowly being rolled out and will include analytics, but they might not be enough for most marketers. When you do an analytical deep-dive, you need a dashboard.

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Every time I tell someone I’m a Community Manager , I get a varied response. Really, many people trying to describe Online Community Managers, end up sounding like this: Others may know what Community Manager is, but don’t know exactly how much it entails.

7 Social Media Analytics and Reporting Tips for Becoming a Data-Savvy Marketer

Buffer Social

The key is social media analytics and reporting ! . You can also get most of the data and graphs for free directly from Twitter Analytics and Facebook Insights. I picked up some awesome tips from the community on the power of data exports. You can get an export of your data from any screen in the analytics section of your Buffer dashboard. Google Analytics to crunch the revenue numbers. Step 2: Head into Google Analytics and set up Ecommerce or Goals.

Social Networking For a Cause: The Power of Online Communities

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Social Networking For a Cause: The Power of Online Communities I’d like to use this blog post to step out of our social-networking-for-business mentality and talk a little bit about using social networking for special causes. More here: Social Networking For a Cause: The Power of Online Communities … [.]

Coffee and Community: Foster Coffee Company on Growing Their Social Media Following and Business

Buffer Social

“We love coffee, but we love community and people more.” We spoke to co-founder Nicholas Pidek and marketing associate, Justin Ozanich, about how social media has helped them grow their community and business. People drive our community, not products. ” – Nicholas.

4 Easy Ways of Subscribing to Feeds in Google Reader

Buzz Marketing for Technology

4 Easy Ways of Subscribing to Feeds in Google Reader. Google Reader is a very popular online tool for reading RSS feeds. As a result, the number of ways to get a new feed in to Google Reader has multiplied. In this article we will take a look at a few easy ways to subscribe to a new RSS feed. Add subscription will take any a keyword, feed name, feed URL or web page URL and attempt to parse it to find the feed you want. t have an RSS feed!)

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. Marketers Adopt Social Media Analytics Tools by eMarketer.

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Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth

As tomorrow is an historic day – The Australian and other news.com sites move behind the paywall – what WILL we pay for, what SHOULD we pay for and what OTHER revenues streams are being missed by News.com refusal to build online communities around their content?

The Complete Guide to Facebook Groups: How to Create a Group, Build a Community and Increase Your Organic Reach

Buffer Social

Facebook has recently launched Groups for Pages, enabling the 70 million+ Pages on Facebook to create their own unique communities and feeds. And more importantly, how do you build an engaged community in your Facebook Group? Built-in analytics (Page Insights).

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How Social Media Can Advance Brand Purpose

Likeable

Fortunately, social media provides a plethora of insights and opportunities to help along the journey: Listen to your community to discover and evolve your “why.”. Uncategorized Community Management Data & Analytics Paid Media Strategy Trends

Writing Around the Web – Social Media SEO, Google Analytics, and Social Proof

Kikolani

Sure you get great functionality with the base system, but you can enhance it using plugins, and the comment system – the heart of the community of your blog – is not excluded from enhancement.

Find Your Online Tribe: Building an Instagram Community on a Low Budget

Sprout Social

Building up a loyal community is an important aspect of any marketing strategy. On Instagram you have an unique opportunity to create a community that can extend beyond your brick-and-mortar store. Interact with your community. Use Native Twitter Analytics.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different. also gathering intelligence via their rankings on top social sites and by stumbling upon new items in my feed reader. Analytics. Analytics.

Sharing Content in Another Stream

Justin Levy

If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. On a daily basis I will generally run through between 400-800+ feeds. I created @tsudoshares as a broadcast account that shares my Google Reader shares via Reader2Tweet, RSS feeds, and diigo bookmarks.

5 Social Media Opportunities to Plan for this Summer

Ignite Social Media

Instagram Analytics. Recently, Instagram Business Profiles began showing basic analytics hinting at the release of a larger analytics rollout that is said to be rolled by this fall.

Facebook Ad Social Media Fail – I’m An Idiot.

Laurel Papworth

Just to show I don’t always do the right thing in social media *coughs* have a look at the analytics of Page Reach – I was advertising a 3 Day Intensive Advanced Course on Social Media: Facebook and Twitter etc. Community Crew Logo.

Mistake Math – Why We’re Valuing Facebook Fans All Wrong

Convince & Convert

Brands are shouting from the rooftops about how many Facebook fans they have – and the number of “likes&# does help you spread your message through the news feeds of your fans (more on that tomorrow). Tweet Part 2 of a 3-Part Rant.

6 Free Social Media Monitoring Tools: With Tips from Experts

Talkwalker SM

Following on from previous articles looking at hashtag tracking and Instagram analytics , our latest list is a kind of greatest hits if you will, looking at 6 free social media monitoring tools for a variety of uses, with tips and recommendations from some experts in the industry.

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10 Brands Killing It On Instagram in 2016

Talkwalker SM

Based on Talkwalker’s new and improved Instagram analytics (and our own appreciation), here are 10 brands killing it on Instagram to kickstart your social media strategy for the last months of 2016. over the summer (Source: Talkwalker’s Instagram analytics ).

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

The Realtime Report

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). Social Media News Ticker ad retargeting Apple Facebook Google mobile ads social media analytics Tailored Audiences Topsy Tumblr Twitter

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How Human is Your Brand? Here are 13 Characteristics of Human Brands

Pam Moore

Yes, you can use data, analytics, research and more as inputs to develop your brand, your brand promise, core messages, vision and mission. They know their Google Analytics and other website data and analytics is a gold mine.

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Instagram’s New Web Profiles: The Value for Brands

Mindjumpers

The 100 million strong photo-sharing community Instagram just launched web based profiles. However, there is no news feed, so in order to explore profiles, you’ll have to know the usernames and enter them yourself: instagram.com/[username], such as i nstagram.com/nike.

A Guide to Marketing on Tumblr

Mindjumpers

Tumblr’s analytics are not providing as good insights as those for blogs such as WordPress. For my Tumblr blog, I use Google Analytics which give me more valuable metrics. Your tactics should aim to make your brand become a valuable asset to the Tumblr community you are trying to reach.

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5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

Hart "Show The Love" Facebook Sweepstakes | Main | YouTube Tuesday: Digital Ethnography » February 26, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. Facebook Secures Patent for News Feed By Ben Parr A new patent awarded to Facebook this week could have some big implications for the entire social media industry.

5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Media Bootcamp: Facebook For Business | Main | The New Dork - Entrepreneur State of Mind » March 05, 2010 5 Social Marketing Stories You Need To Read This Week Theres a lot going on in the social media space and so much can get lost or overlooked in your RSS feed reader. As it escalates, however, it unlocks opportunities that are commensurate with the community’s assessment of its value.

We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1)

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Search: Tempur-Pedic "Ask Me" Commercial | Main | 4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media » January 13, 2010 We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1) I have never written a rant post before, but nothing seems to bother me more online lately than when I log into Facebook and Im assaulted by a stream of peoples tweets in the Live Feed. Those have not been developed or adopted by the FB community.

How to Find the Best Twitter Hashtags

Sprout Social

However, in order to take full advantage of this, you’ll need to know which hashtags will work best for you using our Twitter Analytics and more tools on this list. Twitter Analytics. The above is an example of the Nasdaq team displaying its social feeds using Tint.

How to Successfully Mine Your Social Media Data

Sprout Social

A common misconception is that you need a data scientist, analyst or analytics professional. With the data, you can then build social media analytics to make sense of the raw information. Popular social networks understand the importance of analytics. Twitter Analytics.

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Being Loud About 3M’s Quiet but Powerful Innovations

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link]. “I find that analytics and technology plays such a large important part of my role,” he says. “I am not a community manager.” Greg Gerik, 3M @ggerik.

How to Analyze What Works for Your Audience

Sprout Social

By creating a content strategy , checking your social media analytics and doing a little social listening , you’ll be able to get a solid understanding of what works for your audience. Use an aggregator like Feedly to source content to share. Analytics

Why You Should Stop Hunting for Social ROI

Sprout Social

From strategizing and scheduling social media campaigns, to translating campaigns across multiple social channels, each with their own levers, idiosyncrasies, and evolutions, to standing on the front lines of audience interaction, the social marketer’s primary role is to drive brand awareness and cultivate community. Yes, even with AI and predictive analytics and those brain chip implants that are coming next (just kidding…sort of).

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The Only 4 Reasons Agencies Should Care About Their Own Content Marketing

Convince & Convert

Other agencies have a blog, and Webinars, and an active Twitter feed, so we need some of that too! Agency Promotion Content Marketing agency promotion blogging content marketing social media metrics web analyticsMimicry is not a strategy. Compulsion is not a strategy.