Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Bill Hartzer

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. Since so many people are gathering to share ideas, and concepts through social media, it is important for businesses to monitor how their brand is being handled through the various social media channels. What is needed are powerful methods, and tools to track your brand in the social media paradigm.

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Monitoring vs Analytics [Infographic]

Buzz Marketing for Technology

A good DIY choice for small brands looking for a no cost option. Socialmention – another free service for monitoring brands with a nice user experience (including some nice graphs and metrics) and the ability to do date range targeting.

Clearing Clouds of Confusion – the 5 Categories of Social Media Software

Convince & Convert

What words are used in association with our brand? Key players: Crimson Hexagon , Lithium , Radian6 , Sysomos , Trackur , Visible Technologies. “I need to create custom Facebook apps, launch and administer promotions, and manage creative assets on YouTube and beyond.

The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor

Razor Social

Are you monitoring the trends related to conversations about your brand? Then, you can filter those mentions based on the channel e.g. Facebook, Twitter, blogs etc. It tracks mentions of your brand in 42 different languages. Benchmark your brand against industry peers.