Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests Mobile-Ad Network, Twitter Launches Card Analytics

The Realtime Report

Facebook tests mobile-ad network – Facebook is now testing out a new mobile ad network that will connect advertisers with publishers of other mobile apps, extending Facebook’s reach (The Wall Street Journal).

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 Can Twitter Analytics Tell You If Your Tweets Stink?

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Let’s take a deeper look at your Twitter analytics, something that many of us rarely do — but need to. Twitter Analytics 101. Click on ‘analytics’ to get to the dashboard. From this dashboard, you can dig into the analytics of each tweet.

Know What’s Working on Social Media: 26 Free Social Media Analytics Tools

Buffer Social

We’ve refreshed this post for 2017, check out the latest and greatest social media analytics tools below. As a little bonus, we have included more than 19 free social media analytics tools in this post! Chapter 1: 19 Free Social Media Analytics Tools. Google Analytics.

Post Case Study: Triberr Visits vs. Google Analytics


Naturally, being the statistics geek that I am, I wondered if I could match up the stats that Triberr gives you for visits from everyone’s unique Triberr URL of your post to the number of visits you see in Google Analytics. The Problem with Google Analytics.

Using Google AdSense Hurts Mobile User Experience, Violates Google’s Own Guidelines

Bill Hartzer

Adding Google AdSense to your website hurts the mobile user experience on your website and violates Google’s own suggested guidelines. So, the average mobile user will not be able to easily click on the link they want to click on.

5 Helpful Social Media Must Reads


Twitter Launching Official Tweet Buttons This Week By Ben Parr Twitter is launching an official Tweet Button for sharing articles on websites and counting how many times a URL has been shared.

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The Value of Facebook Pixel Events

Jon Loomer

Visitors based on URL visited. Facebook Analytics. Facebook Analytics is a pretty awesome marketing tool. The number of valuable reports that you can generate with Facebook Analytics is too many to cover in this blog post.

Dentyne "Friend Request" Commercial: 60 Connections In Every Bottle


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Using Google Analytics to Unlock the Secrets of your Blog’s Audience


Do you ever think Google Analytics is a bit overwhelming? If you’ve already logged into Google Analytics then you’ll know it provides an incredible amount of information which you can use to gain powerful insights into your blog’s audience. Let’s say we saw the URL of

How to Build and Monetize a Mobile-Optimized Blog


For bloggers, creating a mobile site can seem daunting. Without the time, money and a working knowledge of various coding languages, a mobile site can seem out of reach. What’s more, way back in 2010, she predicted that mobile users would surpass desktop users by 2014.

A Powerful Exercise inside Google Analytics to Set You Up for a Successful Year of Blogging


It all starts for me in Google Analytics (the tool I use to track how my blogs are performing). Note : I know the mention of ‘analytics’ is enough to put some of you off reading on any further. I get that – I’m not really an analytical guy.

Google Introducing ‘Mobile Friendly’ Tags in Search Results and Signal It Will Start Impacting Search Rankings


Over the last couple of years any blogger who has paid attention to their analytics will know that how people are reading blogs is changing. No longer are people simply arriving on your blog on their desktop computer or laptop but on tablets, mobile phones and more.

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Social Pros 15 – Marcus Sheridan, The Sales Lion

Convince & Convert

And I was so mobilized by this, I wrote a post on Saturday and used it to ignore my in-laws, which is probably a bad call long term. Mapping Pinterest referrals to onsite conversions is as simple as a custom report in Google Analytics. It’s like the boy who cried mobile.

6 Free Social Media Monitoring Tools: With Tips from Experts

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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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How to Prove Your Social Media Impact

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Web analytics services such as Google Analytics will tell you how many people visit your site by clicking links from social media. You can do this with many event-tracking services, but Google Analytics is also great at this. Mobile applications do not provide a referrer.

Web Presence Optimization Software Review: gShift Labs

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gShift automatically tracks organic vs. paid vs. mobile (an increasingly important segment) traffic and goal conversions for each. gShift enables you to set up external pages to track in different categories: Press Releases, Blogs, social media accounts, videos, and shortened URLs (e.g.

9 New Social Media Statistics and What They Really Mean

Convince & Convert

43% of marketers have a mobile-optimized blog This is an increase from 28% last year, but is still remarkably low. Given that as much as half of website traffic to blogs can come from mobile users, to not have a mobile-optimized blog at this point is incredibly short-sighted.

Measuring Results Across the Customer Journey

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The 2018 Gartner Multichannel Effectiveness Study shows that Social Media, Mobile, and Digital are the channels most effective for reaching people at every stage of the journey – and there are only a few points between them. Analytics comes into play once the content is out there.

All of the Social Media Metrics That Matter

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Figures are for the first 28 days after a post was created and include people viewing your post on desktop and mobile. For those who would prefer a cleaner summary of their Facebook Insights, Sprout Social provides one simple report for Facebook analytics. Twitter Analytics.

14 Tips to Generate More Leads, Conversions and Sales Using Twitter

Pam Moore

You can’t just hop on Twitter and start spamming urls to your website, blog or sales page. Leverage Twitter analytics for optimized results. Using web analytics such as Google Analytics to optimize conversions and sales.

Best Web Presence Optimization Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

making it as simply as possible for visitors to share your site content across multiple social networks), and social analytics.

3 Key Features to Blog from a Smart Phone


Since the beginning of, I was really excited about sharing my insights on marketing and web analytics with the blogosphere. Mobile Hotspot Capability. When they give me a URL that I cannot access, it makes me really upset.

How to Analyze Twitter Data

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Depending how robust you want your analytics, there are diverse options to give you oversight or in-depth analysis. In this article, we’ll talk about the two ways we recommend pulling and measuring your Twitter data: Using Twitter Analytics. Analytics

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3 Website Metrics to Watch Daily

Cody Ward

Do you monitor your bounce rate, number of page views, sites referring your traffic, views on mobile, inbound links, outbound links, page rank? Below are 3 key website metrics that I watch every day: Daily Visits (Google Analytics) – Although you’re thinking this is an obvious choice, you’d be surprised at how it’s overlooked. Even better, link back to specific pages and deeper URLs.

[Tech Tip] 10 Steps To Improve The Speed, Security, and Functionality Of Your WordPress Blog

SocMed Sean

My Related Posts widget now is just a custom HTML widget with the links to my most popular posts that I gather from Google Analytics. After doing an audit, I just decided that I could get that data from Google Analytics and then create a custom HTML widget and populate the content using HTML.

How Grandma Reads Your Facebook Updates & 4 Other Social Media Stories


How easy is it make your blog or website mobile friendly? Wordpress Plugins to Make Your Blog Mobile Friendly By Rohit Due to the advances in mobile technology, now a days almost all the mobile phones are equipped with Internet surfing capabilities.

Linkedin Update: Linkedin Products & Services Page To Be Removed


Deep links (URLs that lead directly to those pages) will no longer function. These Updates are seen by your followers on your Company Page as well as on their newsfeed (across all devices including mobile). Do Showcase Pages have Unique URLs? Yes, that’s right.

Social Media Updates: May


Twitter Removes URLs and Photos from 14-Character Count: Finally! Tweets will now be a full 140-character count, which is great, as it allows you to express so much more, even when you post a photo or a URL. Now you can express yourself in 140 characters and still add photos and URLs.

33 Personal Blogs of Startup Marketers We Love

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Seven Key Categories of Social Media Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

But sometimes you need deeper functionality within a particular social network in order to grow and manage your following, run a campaign, perform competitive analysis, access in-depth analytics, or do other tasks. for automatically bookmarking all the URLs you share on Twitter.

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Sneak Peak: Google Webmaster Tools Search Impact Report

Bill Hartzer

If you’ve been granted access it should show up at the URL above. There is only a list of the URLs, and that makes sense to me–how would you show the URLs in a graph? The Devices radio button reveals the Desktop / Mobile / Tablet data.

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Top 8 SEO Plugins For WordPress Website

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With the help of Yoast plugin, one can optimize page’s SEO title, meta description, keywords, alt tags, sitemap and breadcrumbs, canonical URLs and much more. But mobile usage has risen hugely in recent years around 75% of users visit your website through their mobile phones.

Using YouTube for B2B


Once you’ve started uploading, YouTube has some helpful analytics to assist you in creating more popular videos. At the end of each video, insert a CTA and your website URL. YouTube reigns over online video sharing.

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The E-commerce Tipping Point

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Driven by analytics, is a daily deal site that offers up products with a modern contemporary design flare. A testament the challenges that traditional retailers face is the exponential growth of mobile (in that cluster, let's include smartphones and tablets). Now, enter their website URL into your smartphone and tell me what you see? mobile. web analytics. Tags: adaptive mobile experience.

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Your 2011 Digital Marketing Reboot

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The pervasiveness of mobile smartphones ( iPhone , Android , BlackBerry ), tablets ( iPad , Samsung , Dell ) and the entire app economy that surrounds it is quickly becoming a dominant business force. all allow you to customize your direct URL for these spaces (i.e. Avinash Kaushik , the analytics evangelist for Google and the bestselling author of Web Analytics - An Hour A Day and Web Analytics 2.0 Is your website mobile? mobile. web analytics 20.

Twitter Hacks: 24 Tricks and Features You Probably Didn’t Know About


Try Tweeting consistently around this time, and use Twitter Analytics to adjust your schedule accordingly. If you come across a Tweet on mobile you plan to revisit for some reason, hit the share icon at the bottom right of a Tweet. Switch to mobile mode by adding “mobile.”

HTTP to HTTPS A Visual Guide Keeping SEO in Mind [Infographic]

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Google has been emphasising on mobile friendly and fast loading websites keeping the user experience in mind. Ensure URL settings and Disavow File are Updated. Step 10: Update Google Analytics. Google is all about providing fast and accurate information to its users.

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How to know if Your Content Marketing is Ineffective

Razor Social

This tools integrates with Google Analytics allowing you to see how well your campaign forms are performing in terms of clicks, views, and overall conversion rates. To learn how to do this, read my article on how to set up Google Analytics goals.

6 Chrome Extensions That Are Perfect for Content Marketers


You can also share saved content through the web and mobile apps. Sniply also shortens the URL, so you can keep track of analytics to see how your links are performing. Content marketers usually have a lot on their hands.

Is Your Local Business Doing These Three Things on Twitter?


Or, perhaps, it may be easier to have someone monitor and respond to Twitter via a mobile device. to shrink your URLs, you’ll also be able to review analytics for tweets with You tweet regularly and are beginning to build a following for your local business.

How to Use Social Media to Create Stellar Webinars

And since mobile is one of the driving forces behind the demand for online video , your webinar solution needs to be optimized for mobile; an average of 25% of webinar attendees tune in from a mobile device. Be sure to include a shortened URL by using

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Drive Traffic & Track Revenue from Instagram with

Later by Later is an Instagram tool that helps your followers find the exact URL they’re looking for from your feed, like a specific product page or newsworthy article. Looking for a better way to drive traffic and track revenue from Instagram?