The Best, and Worst, Social Media Analytics Platforms

Ignite Social Media

The analytics tools behind some of the most popular social media platforms can be surprisingly limited. With an increasing number of businesses using social media for marketing, many platform analytics leave something to be desired.

5 best Pinterest analytics tools

Unmetric

Social networks solely built for visual-sharing attract brands like a moth to a flame. Pinterest analytics is a great source of valuable intel on your business’s performance. Pricing: Starting from $1000 per month to monitor 30 brand profiles across six social.

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7 best Facebook analytics tools

Unmetric

By allies, I mean these really cool analytics tools that will help you understand your Facebook performance and get real-time metrics to help you reach your target audience. Detect promoted posts of your competitors to uncover their paid social strategy. Social Status.

Analytics: what are you really learning?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Last week at Social Capital Ottawa I moderated rountable discussions on analytics and digging deep to gain real insight. Most agreed that it’s pleasing to see those numbers go up, almost no one from the group made any further use of the data. Tracking the KPIs of Social Media.

2019 Social Media Resolutions

Ignite Social Media

Going over this distinct group of improvements that people seem to choose at the beginning of the year got me thinking – what if social media channels attempted to improve in the same way we do? Is your New Year’s resolution social media-related?

6 best Twitter analytics tools

Unmetric

Twitter analytics tools give you key data points that are helpful in calculating your social ROI. In this article, we’ve rounded up the best analytics tools that offer an array of features to help you increase brand visibility and fine-tune your Twitter strategy.

5 Ways that Social Media Marketing Software Can Fail You

Pam Moore

5 Ways that Social Media Marketing Software Can Fail You. There’s no denying that social media marketing software can be an enormous asset to businesses of all sizes, creating, publishing, and even reviewing the performance of their content easier and quicker.

The Best Google Analytics Metrics for Social Media Professionals

Convince & Convert

Basically, their goal is to make everyone smarter with analytics and data. Adam also writes a monthly column on analytics for ClickZ. Holy Social Last year, Nike created a PHOTOiD site that allowed users to customize shoes based on the colors of their favorite Instagram photo.

Seven Key Categories of Social Media Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

But that first impression may instead come from the company’s social media presence (and if not the first, very often the second). That fact alone shows the importance of building a solid social media as well as website presence. Social Media Monitoring Tools.

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Nine Social Media Marketing Stats You Can Use

Webbiquity SMM

According to Google Trends, social media marketing as a topic if search interest recently turned nine years old (or is about to turn 11 years old, depending on when you place its origin). Buyers appreciate business social media use. across all major social networks.

You Can’t Manage What You Can’t Measure! Social Media Analytics

Harp Interactive

The client wants to know if their social media campaign is working! They want to understand how social media marketing will meet their goals before they commit to a budget allocation for a “mythical campaign&#.

How to Reach Moms on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

As the internet and social media have become entwined in everyday life, they have also drastically changed motherhood. 1 Due to its portability and ease of use, 90% of mothers use mobile devices to access the internet and social media. “Parents and Social Media.”

8 of the Best Social Media Analytics Tools of 2018

Sprout Social

If you’re not using social media analytics tools, you’ll probably have a hard time answering these questions. But as social media marketing has grown, the number of tools available to analyze your efforts has skyrocketed. At one point, you could probably name all the major social media analytics tools out there. With all the options available, the question is what is the best social media analytics tool for your brand?

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand. 58% of consumers follow brands on social media. Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website.

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10 Tips to Be a Social Media and Digital Marketing Rebel

Pam Moore

Why is it so many smart social media and digital marketers claim they want to lead or are already leading their industry and niche? Many don’t know the most basic analytics of their blog or website traffic, conversion funnels or social media community engagement.

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How to Use Facebook Insights and Analytics to Boost Your Social Media Marketing Strategy

Buffer Social

Facebook Insights is one of the most powerful Facebook analytics tools available. This complete guide will cover everything you need to know about the key sections of Facebook Insights and share tips to help you become proficient with Facebook analytics.

Social Media Terminology: Social Media Words You Need to Know

agora pulse

Brush up on your social media terminology, and even learn some new lingo via our helpful social media glossary. New to the world of social media? This glossary can help you better understand all the different social media terms. Or maybe you’re a seasoned social media manager … but you still come across new words now and then in your workday. In social media, an algorithm varies by platform. Analytics.

How to be a Digital and Social Marketing ROI Rebel – 10 Proven Strategies

Pam Moore

Why is it so many smart social media and digital marketers claim they want to lead or are already leading their industry and niche? Many don't know the most basic analytics of their blog or website traffic, conversion funnels or social media community engagement.

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Annual Social Media Budget Planning For Companies And Bloggers

SocMed Sean

I hope the updates help this growing group of solo-preneurs who recognize the value of creating and monetizing content. 2) Listening and Engagement Tools like Hootsuite, Curata, Sprout Social, Brandwatch. Social Media Community Managers need listening, publishing, and analysis tools.

How Social Media Marketers Use Social Media In Real Life

Ignite Social Media

At Ignite Social Media, everyone is an expert in social media marketing. We eat, breathe, and live social media. But what may surprise you is how the various individuals at Ignite utilize social media in their everyday lives.

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How to Use Predictive Content Analytics

Convince & Convert

We’re believers in predictive content analytics. We Experimented With Predictive Content Analytics. Over approximately 90 days, we published 87 posts at Convince & Convert , and used the Inbound Writer technology on 18 of them, with 69 other posts serving as a control group.

The 11 Best Social Media Campaign Builders and Ad Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media has become a core element of marketing across businesses of all types and sizes: maintaining active, optimized profiles; sharing industry-related updates; amplifying their own content; and engaging with prospects, influencers, advocates, and customers.

10 Social Media & Digital Marketing Inspiration Metrics You Can’t Ignore in 2019

Pam Moore

Being a data and ROI junkie I often find myself buried deep in analytics, spreadsheets and conversion funnels. It's easy to get side tracked by all the geekdom in social. Social Media is About Humans Connecting to and Growing With Other Humans.

4 Ways Your Website Can Replace Focus Groups

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Posted in Behavioral Targeting Conversion Optimization Online Testing Web Analytics Web Design. While focus groups attempt to simulate and gain insights on what the customer potentially thinks, nothing can substitute truly anonymous, honest and unbiased feedback.

Google Analytics Unveils a Set of Social Reports

Mindjumpers

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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Association Social Media: Philanthropy Ohio

SocialFish

2) Describe your social/digital “ecosystem” – what social media sites do you (or the org as a whole) manage? We have an organizational Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn, and WordPress social accounts. 6) Have you done any social media campaigns?

How to Use Instagram Stories Analytics

Sprout Social

Instagram has clearly recognized all the creative use cases people have come up for with Stories, and continues to build out features such as Stories Highlights, which lets you save a group of Stories to your profile permanently. Best times to post on social media for 2019.

Why a Third-Party Social Media Tool Is Better for Instagram

agora pulse

Whether you’re running a large Instagram account or juggling multiple client profiles, relying on the native Instagram app can make social media management harder than it needs to be. But can a social media tool like Agorapulse really make your job that much easier?

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Crowdbooster Review: Social Analytics & Optimization

Jason Yormark

While there are quite a few social media tools out there that provide similar services, Crowdbooster has it’s share of unique features that I could definitely see myself using fairly regularly. Related posts: RockMelt Review: Social Media Web Browser. Social Media

The Social Media ROI Debate

Webbiquity SMM

Can the financial return on expenditures for social media business activities– in marketing, PR, customer support, HR, product development or other areas — be accurately measured? Among social media pundits, the debate rages on. Is social media ROI measurable?

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25 Google Analytics Admin Settings Explained

Razor Social

Google Analytics is without a doubt one of the most useful tools available to help you gain insight into your online marketing performance. So go ahead, log into your Google Analytics account and click the Admin tab at the bottom of the menu on the left. in Google Analytics.

How to Use LinkedIn Analytics to Better Connect With Your Audience

agora pulse

LinkedIn analytics can help with that. In this post, we’re going to look at how to use both the native analytics and Agorapulse’s new LinkedIn reporting tools to discover how to better connect with your audience on the biggest professional networking platform out there.

The Beginner’s Guide to Facebook Analytics

Hootsuite

If your business is using Facebook, you need to be using Facebook analytics. It’s packed full of insights and data that can help you get the most from the social network that reaches 1.62 Why use Facebook analytics (a.k.a. How to use Facebook analytics. Social Strategy

Top 13 Most Engaging Ramadan Social Media Posts

Unmetric

To help you with your Ramadan 2019 social media campaigns, we’ve curated 13 of the most engaging pieces of related content that brands have done in the past. Shopee’s quiz-based content throughout the entire month of Ramadan grabbed a lot of eyeballs and was a great hit on social.

How to Use UTM Tracking Codes to Win At Social Media Measurement

agora pulse

How can you accurately measure the impact of social media on your website traffic? See, there’s a problem with Google Analytics. Google Analytics shows you which networks send traffic but UTM tracking code can show you more. Finding the Results in Google Analytics.

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. More than 1 billion people around the world use Groups. So how do you create a Facebook Group? Facebook Groups vs Facebook Pages. —

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22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Image credit: Buddy Media. 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. 15 Best Social Media Tools by CodeGeekz.

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The Biggest Takeaways From Social Media Marketing World: Tips from Experts

agora pulse

Social Media Marketing World brought together some of the best minds in social media and marketing. We asked social media experts for their favorite takeaways. I loved how they had multiple sessions devoted to each element of every social platform.

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Social Media Influencers: How to Find, Evaluate and Work with Social Media Influencers

Razor Social

If you are building out an influencer program, or already have one in place, and you are working (or intend to) work with social media influencers, you need to read this guide. A couple of years ago I was training a group of marketing professionals about influencer marketing.

Beyond Facebook Insights: Useful Facebook Analytics Tools

Adam Sherk

What are the best third-party tools for advanced Facebook analytics? In this post I’m purposely leaving out comprehensive suites like Radian6 or Lithium and focusing on solutions that are specifically (or at least mostly) geared towards Facebook analytics. With that in mind here are some Facebook analytics tools to experiment with: PageLever. Simply Measured’s Facebook Fan Page Analytics gets a gold star for clear, simple data visualization. Buddy Media.