Tumblr – Why, How & Who?

Mindjumpers

But if you’re one of the cool kids now, you rule Tumblr! Because Tumblr has potential. Today there are more than 170,000 million Tumblr blogs with 200,000 visits each month. So how do you, as a brand, get the most out of a Tumblr presence?

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Social Media News Ticker: Tumblr Users Can Now Customize Blogs Via Mobile

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Twitter, Tumblr, Foursquare and Snapchat: Tumblr’s app update allows users to customize the way their blog looks on mobile. Tumblr.

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Social Networking Stats: Tumblr Draws Youngest Users Among Top 10 Social Platforms, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Tumblr: 188 million blogs. via Tumblr. Tumblr, Instagram, YouTube Attract Younger Audience. Among the top 10 global social platforms, Tumblr has the greatest share of younger users, with 47% of active users in the 16-24 year-old demographic.

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General Electric Hosts a Virtual Science Fair On Tumblr

Convince & Convert

To host this campaign, General Electric has introduced a new “#6SecondsScience Fair” Tumblr , which serves as a virtual home for the best submissions. Throughout this time window, the best videos are being posted on Tumblr, but fans can further share across Facebook, Twitter or Tumblr.

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Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress

Mindjumpers

If you wanna try it out for the first time, you can go for one of the free services, but if you are a company or a brand, you should go for the selfhosted Wordpress option. Tumblr Tumblr is a form of micro-blogging and you can say that its simplicity is both an advantage and a disadvantage.

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Newsweek on Tumblr: Good Effort, Needs More Engagement

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Newsweek on Tumblr: Good Effort, Needs More Engagement by Adam Sherk on January 6, 2010 Awareness of Newsweek’s Tumblr site has been increasing of late.

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How to Use Tumblr and Automated Tweets to Drive Awareness

Convince & Convert

Bari Mogil is half of the digital team at the headquarters of Corcoran Group , a high-end real estate company with over 2,200 agents. By 2016, 89% of companies anticipate that customer experience will be the most important competitive edge in the field.

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Tumblocalypse: Where Tumblr And Its Users Are Headed After The Ban

Forbes Social Media

Tumblr's NSFW ban comes at great cost to the community and little gain to the company's long-term prospects

Land Rover Teams Up With British Author to Launch Experiential Novel on Tumblr

Convince & Convert

The story, which describes a driving adventure from London to the southern tip of Skye in Scotland, is hosted on a dedicated Tumblr blog , but is also available across various tablets and iBook for free. Viewing on Tumblr is recommended for its robust storytelling experience.

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How to Use Tumblr and Automated Tweets to Drive Awareness

Convince & Convert

Bari Mogil is half of the digital team at the headquarters of Corcoran Group , a high-end real estate company with over 2,200 agents. By 2016, 89% of companies anticipate that customer experience will be the most important competitive edge in the field.

ICYMI – Guardian, Whatsapp and Tumblr

Danny WhatMough

Twitter planning to sell ads on apps and sites of other companies. Tumblr launches a creative studio based on its users – Creatrs Network. Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Google Search now directly links you to brands’ social profiles. Facebook at Work launches.

Sister Company Carusele Wins “Small Agency of the Year” Shorty Award

Ignite Social Media

Less than a year after Ignite Social Media was named Social Media Agency of the Year worldwide, our sister company, Carusele , received top honors at the 2017 Shorty Awards, where they were honored as Small Agency of the Year.

84% Say Company Leaders on Social Media Provide A Competitive Edge

The Realtime Report

Does having a company leader on social media give that organization a competitive edge? A recent survey by Humanize looks at social media and leadership in organizations – in particular, how company leaders are leveraging social media for organizational results.

How Tampon Company Kotex is Real Online

Ari Herzog

Periods may not be awesome but Kotex — the feminine care company that manufactures tampons, pads, and pantiliners — is doing awesome stuff online. Over on Twitter, the company is known as @Kotex and their page is ripe with similar questions as Facebook.

23 Outstanding Social Media Marketing Guides

Webbiquity SMM

Though the use of social media and social networks for marketing is now nearly ubiquitous, and 78% of companies have dedicated social media teams, many marketers sill struggle with certain aspects of social marketing, such as formalizing strategies and measuring results.

115 Facts You Never Knew About Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter comes in at a close third, with Tumblr and Instagram rounding out the top five. 73% of companies recently reported that they have successfully hired a candidate from a social media search. Guest post by Josh Wardini.

Facebook news today

Sherrilynne Starkie

The company’s blog says, “A few months ago we began testing a new requirement that the creator of any content containing cruel and insensitive humor include his or her authentic identity for the content to remain on Facebook. How Facebook could take on Tumblr.

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Media companies and losing talent

The Way of the Web

And related to that was Neil Perkin, with a typically insightful post asking ‘Why big companies get rid of talented people?’ To quote: Despite talking a good game, many large organisations remain relatively poor at moving talent around the company.

Social Pros 6 – Instagram Lessons from a Giant B2B Company

Convince & Convert

This episode features Jonathan Wichmann the head of social media for Maersk Line , the world’s largest container shipping company. Today, on the show, in just a moment, Jonathan Wichmann from the Maersk Line, which is the world’s largest container shipping company.

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Where’s Social Media Going in 2014?

Mindjumpers

This means that more and more companies try to tab in on this opportunity and make use of or create their own social news rooms to find the content that fit their brand. Pinterest and Instagram have introduced ads this year, which means that companies can pay for promotion on these platforms.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Buy’ Button, Twitter Acquires CardSpring

The Realtime Report

Check out all the latest social media news from the last two weeks, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Tumblr, YouTube and Vine: Facebook. Tumblr.

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How Smart Brands are DemoCasting in Social Media

Convince & Convert

I am often asked which social networks are best for a particular company or organization. Speaking of youth, there are several social media platforms where youth congregate, most notably Snapchat, Vine, and Tumblr. Corcoran Group DemoCasting on Tumblr.

Toon Time: Love, TumblrBot

Waxing UnLyrical

Erin Feldman is the marketing communications manager at TouchSystems , a touch screen company based in Hutto, Texas. Erin Feldman Guest Posts Social Media Waxing Off With Sarah and Sheldon cartoon Tumblr TumblrBot valentine's day

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Social Media Campaigns Kick-Off 2014 World Cup

The Realtime Report

Hyundai teams with Tumblr: At the heart of Hyundai’s World Cup sponsorship lies the #BecauseFutbol campaign, driven by a Tumblr microsite. mobile app photo mosaic QuizUp social media social media campaign Trick Shot Tumblr Twitter video ad World Cup Youtube

The Importance of Local Activation on Social Media: India

Mindjumpers

The Company was forced to make a speedy apology and promise a detailed review of their content strategy.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Ad Retargeting, Google ‘+Post Ads,’ Apple Buys Topsy

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Tumblr and Apple: Facebook. Tumblr. New Tumblr mobile ad gives brands trendy position – Tumblr debuted its second mobile ad format, introducing Sponsored Trending Blog placements for brands looking to post messages via Tumblr’s mobile app (AdWeek).

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2012 in Recap: The Year of Visual Social Media

Mindjumpers

Take for instance LEGO’s Timeline , which goes back to when the company was founded. Best Practise Cases Community Management Facebook Instagram Pinterest Tumblr 2012 Facebook Timeline gangnam style hightlights Honda LEGO Obama red bull stratos sharpie Twitter visual commun visual identity

Top Social Media Stats of 2012

The Realtime Report

Analysts are estimating that the company’s IPO could value the social network at between $75 and $100 billion. Tumblr Reaches 15 Billion Monthly Pageviews (Jan 27): Tumblr CEO David Karp revealed that Tumblr has reached 15 billion impressions monthly and an audience of 120 million people. The average Tumblr user spends 30 min or more on the site per day, and the majority of traffic (55-60%) comes from international users.

Funny Business: The Best Digital Marketing Humor, 2013 Edition

Webbiquity SMM

One (perhaps) surprising example: the Guinness Book of World Records was invented by the beer company to sell in bars, so that patrons would have an “official book of records that could be used to settle bar bets.” 15 of the Funniest Tumblr Sites Out There by Sexy Social Media.

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Customer Satisfaction: Social Media Websites Rank Among The Worst

The Realtime Report

The bad news: social media websites rank among the worst-performing companies researched by the ACSI. YouTube has increased 3% to 73, matching the average of the “all other” social media category, which includes Instagram, Reddit, and Tumblr.

Evolving Social Landscape – Social Media Channel Updates in 2016

Ignite Social Media

This feature is currently in the trial run phase with several companies. Tumblr. Adds GIF Post Type – You can now post GIF’s more easily with new updates to Tumblr that allow users to create GIF’s with relative ease.

Paid Posts: My Facebook Status Update is Smarter Than Yours

Webbiquity SMM

In February, blog platform Tumblr launched an option for all users to pay $1 to highlight a post. The company has been vehemently anti-ads from the get-go, but had to find a new revenue source to remain in business (custom template themes are still their primary cash generator).”Every

Best Social Media and Digital Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 2

Webbiquity SMM

71% of companies now have a presence on Facebook. 59% are on Twitter, and 43% use a company blog for marketing. In the coming year, 77% of companies plan to spend more on YouTube; three-quarters plan to increase spending on Facebook and blogs, and 73% will invest more on Twitter.

103 Compelling Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2013 (and 2014)

Webbiquity SMM

How does social media use differ in B2B vs. B2C companies? As many companies have learned the hard way, unanswered complaints on social networks can go viral, causing real damage to a company’s brand. More than one-third of Fortune 500 companies have active Google+ accounts.

Social Networking Stats: Comparing Top Brands (Big vs. Small) on Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Tumblr: 168 million blogs. via Tumblr. Top Brands on Twitter: Enterprise Brands Vs. Small Companies. 92% of brands tweet at least once daily; the average Interbrand company tweets 12x per day. Interbrand companies average 43,100 engagements per month.

Always Up-to-Date Guide to Social Media Image Sizes

Sprout Social

Tumblr. Did your company turn its first profit? Banner Image for Brand (Company) Pages: 646 x 220 (Minimum). This image also appears in the “Companies you may want to follow” section. This is the brand image that shows up when your company is searched.

Are You Working In Digital Marketing? You Have To Be Drunk Not To Pay Attention To This.

Twist Image

Apple will be a trillion dollar luxury brand, and the pending release of their watch will make them the number one watch company in the world. Tumblr is a disaster for Yahoo. tumblr. Want to understand what the true digital landscape looks like?

How Gap Activated Its SXSW Presence

Convince & Convert

From launching the brand’s official Tumblr site, to curating personalized content across Pinterest, Instagram and Vine, companies and brands can look to Gap’s efforts as a way to rally their social communities around an event integration.

87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Though social media marketing is now used in about 90% of companies, techniques, platforms and best practices continue to evolve. Reddit and Tumblr are among the “youngest” networks, with half or more of users under 35 years old. Fortune 500 companies tend to be antisocial.

What Does it Take to be a Senior Social Media Manager? [Infographic]

Direct Marketing Observations

Think just because you play on Twitter and Instagram, have a Tumblr page and have a Facebook account that you could “do” social media for a large company?