Google Analytics Unveils a Set of Social Reports

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Tweet When working with social media, the prime challenge is to measure its value, through different parameters. With the rapid growth in the use of social media by brands, there is a need to analyse the returns and benefits of going “social”.

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Social networks don't make students dumb

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Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Live cross-platform mobile gaming arrives Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised? Tags: Digital Culture · social networks blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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How the 'traditional' world punishes social networking

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Or that banks are mining social media sites for personal information which can affect your credit score ? blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised?

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Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Social networks don’t make students dumb Summer iPadwatch → Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised? or b) That social networks are still growing massively despite such dissatisfaction?

Are You A Blogging Addict? Take This Test To See!

SocMed Sean

You spend more than 30 minutes each day slicing and dicing Google Analytics so you can figure out how to tweak your existing content to meet incoming search terms. (1 You have ever had a spirited argument over the merits of Disqus vs. Akismet to block comment spam. (1

Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison)

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02 am Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison) Jump to Comments With over 40,000 tweets per minute and new-user registration growth rate of 1500%, you would expect Twitter to give a close fight to the social networking giant Facebook. 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.

The Social Media Strategist

Social Media Network Marketing

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Social Media an extension of the Brand Personality

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Social Media Ne. About Me - Social Media Network Online Contact Me - Social Media Network Online Your Contribution To This Blog - Social Media Netw.

Could the internet make us all nicer people?

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June 22nd, 2010 · View Comments Social networks, blogs and online identities have given rise to a lot of discussion and concerns on the best way to manage how you’re seen by other people (I’m trying to avoid using the words ‘personal brand’).

Newsflash: The world is constantly changing, so don't panic…

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Having played around with Ping, it’s obviously an initial first step which is quite likely to increase sales purely by allowing social recommendation within iTunes, and the simplicity of it at the moment is particularly useful on mobile devices rather than the desktop.

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.

My thoughts on Facebook’s commenting system

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On a more analytic level, there are a variety of reasons for not using a commenting system which currently rests on the shoulder of one company. There are viable alternatives already out there – for instance Disqus, as used on this blog. community Digital Culture social networks culture facebook comments management moderation

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

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Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. Too bad since blogs are really social media hubs and more. But there is hope, since blogs are almost a must for all businesses that want to do “something&# with social media.

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9 Social Media Tools Every Blogger Needs To Know About

Kikolani

Are you feeling overwhelmed by social media? This is where social media tools can help. Not only do these increase the efficiency of your social media efforts, using a combination of the best tools often results in higher returns from social media. Disqus.

10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

But those same companies need to leverage, not ignore, that insight available when fusing social media into the marketing mix they already have. People are the fuel behind social media, which is really just tools and tactics. Do they use social platforms and if so, how often and why?

Social Media Marketing Goals & Tools | Mindjumpers

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Like Mindjumpers, he is associated with Social Marketing Forum. Do you use social media and the proper tools to measure, engage and act? People use social media. They use them to share their views – word of mouth – and build personal networks.

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Social Media Chat Tuesday, July 21st

Adam Cohen

Marc Meyer and Jason Breed have done an amazing job over the last year plus bringing in some highly respected and social-media-knowledgeable folks like Chris Brogan , Amber Naslund , Beth Harte and Jason Falls. Q2) Why does blending social media improve the effectiveness of other tactics?

I Will Not Write About Old Spice

Adam Cohen

Already there are too many write-ups about the inspirational campaign from a social media perspective. I am not going to share how the social campaign is a brilliant extension of a series of creative and funny TV commercials.

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Facebook Marketing: Now Available! | Justin Levy

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Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Facebook Marketing: Now Available! Written on June 24, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , books , facebook 32 Comments - Leave a comment!

E-commerce Tips for the Holidays: boost traffic and sales

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To hire LangfordMedia email info@langfordmedia.com Recent Posts Twitter and the Curious Case of Samantha Steele’s Hair Social Media Blog Regurgitation GroupTabs-Groupon Meets Foursquare The Auto DM Marketing Beyond Traditional Means Sites we like Bear Goodell – Sports.

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You Are Not A Social Media Guru, Ninja, Expert, Master, (Enter.

Jason Yormark

I’m not saying that there aren’t any very knowledgeable people on the subject, but this has gotten so out of hand, that it’s hurting the credibility of those that can actually provide real value with social media consulting and marketing services. I’ve talked with many small businesses that are so out of the loop, that I could easily see them being “wowed&# by anyone armed with just basic knowledge of how to get around the major social network channels.

One potential USP for Diaspora

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Advertisers and marketers are increasingly using social networks as a primary route for reaching consumers effectively. Revenue generation is increasing for the social networks and companies using them.

Great video with Leo LaPorte and Twit.tv

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Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← How the ‘traditional’ world punishes social networking Report recommending ‘Google Tax’ seems rather confused → Great video with Leo LaPorte and Twit.tv

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How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you look around the social web a lot like me, you will agree that most social media campaigns suck. Some people think social media is just fun. What do you think about using social media for business? Custom landing pages can increase your social media efforts.

Is Amazon reading this blog?

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It makes total sense for Amazon to use the same model which has served them well to build the retail business – leverage a long tail of website publishers and social network users who can be rewarded in a small financial way if their recommendations result in sales.

Summer iPadwatch

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Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised? The interesting thing will be resuming the tech-spotting when Android tablets arrive… Tags: technology blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

10 Ways to Support Charity Through Social Media

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking 10 Ways to Support Charity Through Social Media Written on July 14, 2009 by Justin Levy in charity , mashable , social media 3 Comments - Leave a comment!

Google Wave fails to cause a splash

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The curious thing is that Google is building a legacy of projects which attempt to utilise social tools, but then end up losing dedicated effort or closing. blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Learning about the game layer is vital

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And to be able to identify the good and bad parts elements of the gaming mechanic, just as increasingly we’re learning to identify the good and bad parts of social networking and interaction to keep improving.

Live moves pretty fast…

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The list is: Absolute 80s iAmp , Absolute Classic Rock iAmp and dabbl iAmp for the iPhone The Absolute Radio iAmp Widget for websites, blogs and social networks. Tags: Digital Audio blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Look at Boring Stats — and Make Them Interesting This has a little to do with the Social Media platforms, but mostly with analytics. A Community Manager who does use social platforms needs to be able to track its effectiveness in… um… getting people through the door.

Stocktwits gets funding, Bit.ly get's safer, Cli.gs gets bought

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has been bought by social bookmarking site Mr Wong. Tags: Uncategorized blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Influence and Empire Avenue

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Empire Avenue is a particularly different approach in that it mixes the financial market of stocks and shares, social gaming and networking, and peer review and influence into one big pot. I signed up a while ago, and the premise behind the social gaming element is a logical one.

Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This is no less true for the world of social networks. Networks like Digg, FriendFeed, and Facebook are seeing huge growths in value, but the little guys, the ones actually providing the meat and potatoes for those operations, rarely see a nickel.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

of articles on the topic of Internet Marketing, from SEO to social media to web usability and then some. The article has examples of how social media worked too. In it, he offers some thought-provoking insights into what must be understood before going into social media marketing.

Interested in mobile or internet privacy and security?

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10 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Killer Social Media Strategy

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Why do businesses need social media? After all, spending time, money, and other precious resources on social media marketing before you have an understanding of what it can do for you is kind of like putting the cart before the horse (not advisable).

Live cross-platform mobile gaming arrives

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Social networks don’t make students dumb → Live cross-platform mobile gaming arrives July 16th, 2010 · View Comments The idea of gaming with all your friends regardless of which console they use is fairly unusual, even today, but it’s already a reality in the mobile games market.

Small rivers of content for a new discovery system

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So rather than manually creating your own blogroll, this acts like a distributed network of links, to which anyone can contribute. There’s also a bookmarklet to add content and sites easily, plus you can share via all the usual social networks.

Bored of slogans? Or just politics…

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The big difference across the Atlantic was that the use of social networking and communication/engagement in the U.S Tags: marketing blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners