What’s So Funny About Social Media and Online Marketing? April 2012

Webbiquity SMM

De-Motivational Posters for Freelancers by FreelanceSwitch. ” this priceless collection of demotivational posters will remind you that yes, you were. Ken Mueller shares some of the odder search phrases that visitors have used to find his website, based on Google analytics data.

About.me – Latest Addition to Social Profiling Pages


is also a personal analytics dashboard that allows you to see how many views, clicks and links are linked to you. Technorati Tags: about.me , analytics dashboard , Social Media , Social Network , social profiling pages. analytics dashboard social profiling pages

Influencer Marketing: The Simple 3 Step Process for Finding the Perfect Influencer

Talkwalker SM

The following blog will show you how to use social media analytics to quickly find hidden influencers who are ready and waiting to help you drive sales and brand awareness, using Talkwalker’s newly revamped influencer marketing functions. What do you trust more?

The Importance of Securing Your Domain Name


On February 19, 2013, TV personality and restarenteur Guy Fieri became the poster child of the importance of securing your domain name. Business & Marketing Web Analytics bryan mytko guy fieri domain guys big balls guysamericanktichenandbar prank

Four Areas that Digital Marketers Need to Continue to Focus On

Direct Marketing Observations

Twitter didn’t buy Posterous just to spend money and collect a toy. analytics big data IDC startups sxsw technology TwitterShould we be amazed anymore at how fast digital is moving? Honestly no. But what should we be thinking about as we watch it go by?

The Most Overrated Social Media Metric

Convince & Convert

Pinterest has spawned a new way of consuming and searching information, and may be the poster child for the coming image-centric social Web that will make written blogs like mine look quaintly Amish by 2014. I’d love to see someone with access to more analytics data tackle it.

5 Ways that Social Media Marketing Software Can Fail You

Pam Moore

Plenty of social media marketing software that offer publication and analytics is out there. Imagine trying to manage six company profiles and only looking at big picture analytics of how many likes or comments your posts get instead of seeing what people say.

Praying and piggybacking: Who is Nesamani and why are brands talking about him?


An innocent reply from the OP (original poster) praying for Nesamani exploded into a social media meme, with users and brands alike pitching in and praying for Nesamani. appeared first on Unmetric Social Media Analytics Blog. The world yesterday realized that meme culture is well and truly alive in South India, for all of a sudden, social users everywhere were praying for a fictional South Asian character. Nesamani and #Pray_for_Neasamani were trending both in India and worldwide.

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Social Media Does Not Exist

Adam Cohen

Attribution of revenue from interactive marketing tactics like paid search, display advertising and landing pages now need to factor social tactics (shared links, social content on site) to understand the impact to analytics and optimization. Post this to Posterous.

7 Skills Every Marketing Student Should Learn And Why They Matter

SocMed Sean

Since we’re in the digital age, you may have to write some blog posts for channels such as your employer’s website or as a guest poster on third-party sites. Skill #2: Analytics. However, as technology continues to take center stage in our lives, businesses and agencies are now looking for marketers who can seamlessly integrate analytics in their work to achieve better results. Today’s guest post comes from Kevin Nelson.

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More Stats Than You Can Shake a Stick At


Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. These companies are “using technologies like social media, mobile, analytics and embedded devices to change their customer engagement, internal operations and even their business models.

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Stories for Business


You can also view analytics for your Instagram Stories , but you have to be on an Instagram business profile ! Track and Measure your Instagram Stories Performance with Later Analytics. If you’ve ever thought about using Instagram Stories for business, now is the time!

6 Tips for Organizing Instagram Content with Later


Scheduling your Instagram Stories doesn’t just save you time, it also helps you create better stories by planning ahead and optimizing your stories for traffic or sales using analytics, CTAs, and trackable URLs (that you no longer need to keep track of!).

Best Instagram Apps for Marketers

Buffer Social

You can use reposting apps like Re-grammer to curate images from your community, reshare them to your Instagram profile, and give the original poster all the credit. Instagram analytics apps. We’re quite fond of Instagram Analytics, and we’re building it into a new tool ourselves.

Micromarketing: Relationship Marketing Through Advocacy

Adam Cohen

Throughout, Greg uses many allusions or outright callouts to interactive marketing techniques – SEO, PPC, display advertising, web analytics and measurement concepts, and more. Post this to Posterous.

Association Social Media: National Business Officers Association (NBOA)


LinkedIn provides very little analytics on posts, and when it does, it prohibits users from exporting the analytical data, so in general I avoid posting often on the social network.

3 Ways to Strengthen Your Marketing Leadership

Convince & Convert

The modern-day marketer is an ambassador of the brand, the poster child for duality. Analytical and yet creative, today’s marketers can’t be ashamed to highlight how rare it is to see their rare skill set in one, highly effective executive.

Ultimate Guide to Instagram For Fashion


You can track revenue from your Linkin.bio management page, or view your revenue per post alongside your Instagram analytics in Later. Posts or IGTV videos shared to Instagram Stories will display the original poster’s username, letting users tap it to check out the original post.

What to Post on Each Social Media Platform: The Complete Guide to Optimizing Your Social Content

Buffer Social

TIP: While curating amazing user-generated content for your Instagram account, be sure to request permission from the original poster before re-posting it. Not all content needs to be shared everywhere. And not all content is suitable for every social media platforms.

How to Measure and Benchmark Your Instagram Influencer Program

Sprout Social

Advanced Analytics, Powered by Simply Measured How many unique users are you reaching on Instagram and other marketing channels? These are just a few of the questions to ask yourself when utilizing Instagram analytics to go over your performance.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

The Top Ten Twitter Statistics and Analytics Tools by Dead Dinosaur. How Twitter Web Analytics Will Help Your Business by PCWorld. Angela West looks at how Twitter analytics (based on their acquisition of BackType ) work and the key benefits they provide to business users.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Local SEO Tracking: How to Track Offline Conversions : Whether it’s by custom URLs or custom phone numbers, offline conversions can be tracked thanks to a bit of analytics know-how. It’s my birthday and I have some great news!

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

10 Tips to Get the Most Out of Posterous (Make Tech Easier): Posterous is the new lifestreaming app. Some of Adam Singer’s points include demonstrating passion, getting full analytics, limits of 140 characters, and being in full control of the content and the website.

Detecting Deception in Social Media

Net-Savvy Executive

Is the poster a known person? If you're not sure whether the poster is a person or a persona, develop a profile. Can we use text analytics to add information about native language, regional differences, and subject-matter expertise to individual profiles?

The Nifty 50 Top Women of Twitter for 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Interactive Minnesotan skilled in web strategy, conversion rate optimization (CRO), e-commerce, SEO, social media, QR codes (she knows a lot about QR codes), design, UX, analytics and inbound marketing.

Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Something I forgot to mention in the article is that I tracked the number of comments and “likes&# on friendfeed, and compared them to my analytics information over the course of a month.

The Importance of Social Media in a Successful Marketing Campaign


Many social sites allow the poster to use these words on blogs and have these tags link directly back to your website. Social Media Analytics: Measuring the Web’s Newest Marketing Frontier. This is a guest post by Tim at HostPapa.

The Ultimate Toolkit for the Professional Content Marketer


Canva is an all-in-one tool that you use to create almost any type of visual – slides, posters, videos, photo editing, and more. Content marketers have to wear many “hats.”

7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks

Waxing UnLyrical

Just like Posterous, you can use Amplify as your primary blogging platform, as well as auto-post to your own blog. Specifically, it was on a blog purportedly on analytics/intelligence, that raved about the Digital Death campaign, citing huge views, clicks, etc.,

How To Get Your Blog Project Approved

Waxing UnLyrical

With Google Analytics I can see if people are engaging with our blog’s content and then use that information to adapt to the preferences of site visitors. My favorite thing to do in the morning is check Google Analytics to see where our site visitors are coming from.

How to Get People to Your Social Sites and Keep them Coming Back.

Saying It Social

Use signage to alert folks that you are on Twitter and Facebook, etc (side walk boards, window posters, window clings…) Nice, vibrant sign from Hy-Vee. Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to Get People to Your Social Sites and Keep them Coming Back You have all of these great social sites but nobody knows about them! Here are some ways to drive people to your social sites and then keep them engaged. Online 1.

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6 Creative Social Media Tactics to Produce Better Content

Sprout Social

For instance, one way to add a little extra something to your replies is to address the original poster by their first name. Pay attention to your analytics and closely monitor what followers are engaging with.

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The E-commerce Tipping Point

Twist Image

Driven by analytics, Fab.com is a daily deal site that offers up products with a modern contemporary design flare. From posters and art to furniture and jewelry, its about more than a great price (although sales can be up to 70% off retail) as Fab has managed to create it's own brand, look and feel that nurtured a passionate community of customers (and fans). web analytics. The business of selling is about to get a whole lot more interesting.

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #165

Twist Image

The results are impressive and it looks a whole lot better than a poster or print. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #216

Twist Image

Have a look at what is ''arguably the most potent anti-drug poster ever conceived.'' lean analytics. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

The 3 big marketing fallacies for 2013

The Way of the Web

Whether it’s Facebook reducing the reach of Page updates, Twitter falling out with Instagram, or the acquisition of Posterous, you’ll have built your business on ground which can be shakey or indeed disappear completely if the service closes. With search, social, newsletters, analytics and more to manage, it’s no surprise that digital marketing can become somewhat overwhelming.

Gov 2.0 Jobs, Moves, and Opportunities

Social Media Strategery

Strong organizational, analytical and communication skills are key to successful performance in this position. Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Government 2.0

Digital and Dollars – Successfully Adding Online Marketing to Your.

Convince & Convert

The Digital Ecosystem There are four key planks to successfully offering online marketing services within your existing agency: Search Marketing Email Marketing Social Media Analytics and Reporting Agencies can deliver real value to clients in each of these areas, and developing competencies is viable and achievable. link] [link] Jeremy Bryant RT @jaybaer: Adding SEO, Web analytics, email marketing, social media services to your ad/PR agency.

We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1)


Pretty good Johnny Cochran type line) Doug I dont think Chad and yourself are talking about the same type of poster.

Major problems upgrading to Wordpress 2.9

The Way of the Web

But www.140char.com will be evolving into more co-ordinated project to effectively cover microblogging across Twitter, Plurk, Tumblr, Posterous etc in a better way.

10 Vital Stats for Blog Health—and How to Track Them


I like to keep an eye on these stats particularly after I release a post, publish a guest post on another blog, or have a guest poster on my blog. For this I, like most others, use Google Analytics. In Google Analytics , you can also check out your top referring sites. There are two types of keywords to look at in Analytics. This article is by Dan Norris of Web Control Room.

28 Resources from My Internet Marketing Toolbox

Viper Chill

Analytics & Research In a survey across thousands of large companies who actively monitor their stats online, only 35% stated that they actually changed their website based on what they saw. It’s completely free and one of the most powerful analytics tools on the market.

10 Top Twitter Tips to Improve Your Engagement


The most notorious being The Fat Jew and most controversially The Lad Bible – both whom now give credit to their original posters. This guest post is by Josh Sayers of Adventure Connections. One of my biggest bugbears in the world of marketing are people that do not have Twitter.