4 Steps to Segment Social Media Traffic in Google Analytics

Idaconcpts

The Google Analytics Traffic Overview is a report that provides an overview of the different kinds of sources that send traffic to your site. Given the rise of social media, a common question by newbies to Google Analytics is how to track their social media referrals.

THE BEST SOCIAL NETWORK FOR LAWYERS, OR ANYONE, IS….

Myrland Marketing

The question had to do with a recommendation for the most effective online social network for lawyers. I’ve spent the past 2 years studying the Social Web in depth, even going through Certification last year because of my passion for this area. Now it’s all social media.

About.me – Latest Addition to Social Profiling Pages

Mindjumpers

is also a personal analytics dashboard that allows you to see how many views, clicks and links are linked to you. Similar Posts: 5 Tips for Making a Consistent Social Media Effort. Social Media Is Like Risotto! analytics dashboard social profiling pages

What To Remember In Social Media Marketing & PR

Mindjumpers

Taken into consideration how much social media have affected the way we do business, the same is of course valid within these disciplines as well. This can be done by using Google Analytics and Google Alert , just to name a few, both of them being great tools for doing this.

31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Supplement your email list with your contacts’ social network info? Find out if the username or vanity URL you want is still available across dozens of social sites? Display a feed of brand-related comments from a variety of social networks on your website?

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Twitter Client For Your Browser – TicknTalk

Mindjumpers

Twitter: Real-Time Analytics And How It Can Help Your Business. Technorati Tags: retweet , TicknTalk , Twitter , Twitter client. Tags: Social Media Social Network Twitter retweet TicknTalk Twitter client

ReSearch.ly Social Search Platform Launched

Bill Hartzer

PeopleBrowsr , the Social Search engine and analytics company, has launched ReSearch.ly , a product for online marketers, brand managers and social media experts to get real-time analytics and conversations from the social web. provides demographic data, sentiment analysis, real-time and historic mentions and viral analytics for any keyword. Similar to the way LinkedIn shows how people are connected through their professional network, ReSearch.ly

Best Web Presence Optimization Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Web presence optimization (WPO)—using tactics like SEO, PPC, online PR, social media, content marketing and reputation management in a coordinated fashion to maximize your online visibility and business results—is the core theme of this blog. The best 159 social websites by Populair.

Journoggers – Journalists that blog

Laurel Papworth

As the BBC tells it’s journos to start using social media as a primary source – or leave journalism – what are the repercussions in social spaces? If you know of clues or tips for identifying journalists in social networks, let me know.

Australia Sharepoint Conference June 16/17 2010

Laurel Papworth

Sort of like the old Enterprise software but all in a browser (not client/server solutions) and lots of social stuff wrapped around it. Social Computing” is popping up everywhere. This session is about exploring what Social Computing is, why it’s important and what it can do for you.

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media Resources Below you’ll find a comprehensive list of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins, Platforms, Analytics Tools, Apps and other great Social Media resources.

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55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. 500 companies now call social media “very&# or “somewhat&# important to their marketing or business strategy.

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50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

While a dwindling number of business executives still dismiss Twitter as a waste of time, recent research suggests it is one of the most valuable social networks for business. 51% of active Twitter users follow companies, brands or products on social networks.

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Content Update: Stories connect Us

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Your Twitter Story: How did you start Tweeting, and how big of Twit have you become? Social media is here to stay.

Increase Traffic and Authority by Listing Your Blog

Kikolani

Submit yourself and your sites to the following networks. Adding your blog to the PostRank system (if it’s not already there) and under particular topic categories, you can get ranked in the top blogs on that topic based on your blog’s social engagement. Social Profiles. If you haven’t already, don’t forget to add your blog to your social profiles on any network you belong to. Gmail, Analytics, Webmaster Tools, etc.)?

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Measuring the Impact of Social Media in B2B Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

Forrester recently released a report by Laura Ramos and Augie Ray on How to Assess the Impact of Social Media in B2B Tech Marketing. While B2B marketers have been ramping up social media activities over the past 18 months, not all are seeing the outcomes they’d hoped for.

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20+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Looking for a way to monitor social media activities and results on a tight budget? Want to show the world how social you are with a cool widget on your website or blog? Interested in an easy way to stay current on key Google Analytics traffic stats from your desktop?

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36 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Having long ago passed MySpace as the most popular social network, Facebook recently replaced Google as the most-visited website in the U.S. 5 Ways for B2B Companies to Engage on Facebook by Social Media B2B. A Blog App for Your Fan Page by Trailblaze Social Media with Josh.

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

Freelance Social Media

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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Monitoring Your Company’s Brand Online with MutualMind

Bill Hartzer

MutualMind takes the different aspects of social media and brings them together into a concise, and helpful way. MutualMind does a great job of gathering statistics from several social media sources. Share this on Technorati.

Eloqua, TopRank, Demandbase and More – OMS Minneapolis Wrapup

Webbiquity SMM

Research, through social media, has to fill in much of this gap. Social media killed newspapers; anyone can now publish to the world. QR codes marry social media with traditional direct marketing. Lee presented a session on search and social media.

Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Get More Twitter Followers by Treating Your Profile Like a Landing Page by Social Times. 20 ways to increase the number of your followers on Twitter by Web SEO Analytics. 40 useful things you can share on Twitter besides blog posts by Social Media Today. by Sexy Social Media.

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Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Bill Hartzer

More and more businesses are getting into social media – an umbrella term that covers various activities that help bring about social interaction on the internet. Facebook and Twitter are some of the main outlets for social media, but there are numerous types of social media like blogs, wikis, forums, chat rooms, etc. What is needed are powerful methods, and tools to track your brand in the social media paradigm. Share this on Technorati.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Move

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the best posts of the week in blogging, making money online, SEO, and social media on kikolani.com. Every one of the Technorati Top 100 blogs fits into one of those categories. Social Media / Social Networking.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, ASW11 & Productivity Systems

Kikolani

The simple technique that will make everything you write more popular – and it’s not SEO or social media related. Politics have hit social media – simple infographic with intersting statistics. Search Engines / SEO / Analytics. Social Media / Social Networking.

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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.

35 (of the) Best Guides to Facebook Marketing, Advertising, Search and More of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Also included are a few posts from Facebook proponents, and skeptics, to help you determine if you even really need to be concerned with any of this — or if your social media marketing efforts might be best directed elsewhere. How to Better Engage Facebook Fan Page ‘Fans’ by Social Media Examiner. 9 Ways to Enhance Your Facebook Fan Page by Social Media Examiner. 10 Ways to Grow Your Facebook Page Following by Social Media Examiner. Share this on Technorati.

Firebelly Work: Social Media Optimization Summits

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Teens & Young Adults Prefer Facebook Over Blogs | Main | The Battle (and Blending) of Social and Search Rages On » February 10, 2010 Firebelly Work: Social Media Optimization Summits Firebelly is excited to be working with Multifamily Pro , a Florida-based provider of tools, forms, information, and publications that support the multifamily industry and its leading professionals.

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Don't try to fight it. Social media is here to stay.

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Content Update: Stories connect Us | Main | Objectified: Our Relationship with Manufactured Objects and, by Extension, the People who Design Them. Social media is here to stay. Social media has officially invadedpopular culture. There’s only one explanation: Social media is so engrainedin our society that it’s being written into popular TV shows. This occurrence is further proof that social media is hereto stay.

20+ Commonly Asked Questions About Blogging & Online Marketing

Kikolani

Blogs with a lot of traffic, huge audience, and posts with tons of social shares fall into the following categories when it comes to blog post length vs. frequency. I created pillar pages to market my writing across all blogs on topics including blogging , business , SEO , and social media.

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.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

With the amount of helpful content about social media marketing growing faster than Facebook’s user base or Lindsay Lohan’s court appearances, it’s tough to keep up. Social Media Marketing Tips, Tactics and Guides. Building Social Bookmarking Networks 101 by Search Engine Journal. Todd Heim supplies a helpful guide to best practices for building a following on and generating traffic from social bookmarking sites like Digg, Reddit, Mixx and Propeller.

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Social Media Network and me

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.

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.

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.

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).

More Great Internet Marketing Posts for 2007

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Google , Internet , Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media , Viral Marketing > More Great Internet Marketing Posts for 2007 More Great Internet Marketing Posts for 2007 by Tamar Weinberg on January 15, 2008 Share Thought you had enough of the greatest Internet Marketing posts of 2007 ? small business, analytics (he dedicates a whole section to this one!),

Data Mining: The Ultimate Guide to Niche Analysis

Viper Chill

Niche research is a little like viewing your website analytics where it’s really pointless checking your stats if they don’t lead to you making any site changes. While the top results in Alexa are not the same as my actual analytics stats, some of the phrases are definitely there.

Benefits of Online Reputation Management - Social Media

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.

11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The most popular blogs, according to Technorati , maintain that consistency by posting more than once a day. Social media? It’s why we can find social media blogs in the thousands. Analytical Blogs that take a good look at data and analyze it clearly are hugely resourceful.