A Comparison of Social Media Live Video Platforms

Ignite Social Media

Twitter, Instagram, Periscope, and now even YouTube are all getting in on the live video feature. They also recently rolled out the live videos automatically popping up in your feed (much to many users’ annoyance).

Should We Be Worried about the Facebook Explore Feed?

agora pulse

Could the new Facebook Explore feed be the end of organic reach? What on Earth is the Explore feed? The Explore feed is a new tab on Facebook. The Facebook Explore feed shows you posts from pages and people similar to those you follow.

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How to Share Posts From the Instagram Feed to Stories

Buffer Social

Instagram has released a new way for users to easily share feed posts to stories. More than 300 million users now use Instagram stories daily and this update will enable them to share any post from their Instagram feed directly to stories. How to share feed posts to Instagram Stories.

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How to Drive Twitter Traffic to Your Website

agora pulse

Twitter is an awesome place to follow the latest trends, network with influencers and even tweet the odd celebrity (@jk_rowling for me). Writing about how to drive #Twitter traffic to your site. Data shows that the average Twitter CTR is 1.64%.

Twitter is Dead Pls RT

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter is Dead June 16, 2009 by Taylor Marek Yes, and I have to say it. Twitter is dead. I could make the same comparisons about Facebook, but for the sake of this post, I’m sticking with Twitter. As soon as twitter hit the traditional news outlets all chaos broke loose. Twitter is bloated, and something needs to be done.

What Twitter could learn from Facebook Deals

Direct Marketing Observations

I know that the comparisons between Facebook and Twitter are not justified. Facebook is really about developing deeper relationships with friends and family whereas Twitter is more about sharing and consuming information with people in a quick and easy fashion.

Using Twitter Ads to Increase Sales: Good or Bad?


We absolutely love Twitter here at Devumi, but how do we feel about Twitter Ads? Do they actually add value to your Twitter marketing efforts, or is it just money blown into the wind? On Twitter you can expect a CTR of around 3.6%.

47 Social Media Statistics to Bookmark for 2017

Sprout Social

Statista recorded new Twitter users grew by 43 million year over year in 2014, but only by 9 million in 2016. Twitter Statistics. Gender comparisons show online females are 38% more likely to use Instagram over men (26%). Twitter Statistics.

Why Fans And Followers Are Breaking Up With You

Small Business Mavericks

This time, the comparison is between Facebook and Twitter and the reasons fans and followers cite un-Liking and un-following you. Here are the four conclusions he draws: Twitter and Facebook users are different (but we already knew that, didn’t we?)

The Most Popular MLB Teams on Twitter and Facebook

Adam Sherk

But while major market teams have a big advantage in the real game, social media is the great equalizer online, so I thought I’d see which teams have attracted the largest following on Twitter and Facebook.

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A Look at Muck Rack's Twitter Press Release Service, 51 Releases Later

Adam Sherk

So I’ve been curious to see how their Twitter press release service would do. Releases are posted on their press release page (and in its RSS feed) and tweeted via @muckrack , which currently has 5k+ followers.

How to Use Twitter Analytics: 15 Simple-to-Find Stats to Help You Tweet Better

Buffer Social

We social media marketers are a lucky bunch; not only are there a gigantic number of free social media tools at our disposal (everything from timing tools to social media management tools like Buffer ), there are free tools from the social networks themselves: Facebook insights, Pinterest analytics, and now Twitter analytics, too. The best tools to discover the best Twitter stats. Here are my go-to Twitter reporting tools. Twitter’s analytics dashboard.

Is Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble | social crm.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Is Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble? consumers from ExactTarget and CoTweet (they are clients) called Twitter X-Factors shows that just 5% of Americans follow even one brand on Twitter.

Using Twitter for a Cause

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Using Twitter for a Cause Thanksgiving is wonderful. TweetsGiving is raising money for kids that really have nothing in comparison to us and all they need are 1000 bricks to build a new school.

130 most important social media acronyms and slang you should know

Sprout Social

TW – Twitter. These are particularly important if you’re on Twitter , where social media abbreviations are commonplace. Mostly used on Twitter and Instagram.You’ll typically find users and companies asking followers to “DM for inquiries” as you can see in the screenshot below.

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How Often Should You Tweet (and How to Do It In Less Time)

agora pulse

Since Twitter has both introduced and updated a new algorithm to their feed, that research is now not very helpful. What was true with a purely chronological feed doesn’t apply anymore. Why Does Twitter’s Algorithm Matter?

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5 Reasons Social Media Measurement is Making You Lie to Yourself

Convince & Convert

million followers on Twitter, most of which were bots and fake accounts ? How much do you think we’d be talking about twitter followers or Facebook likes if how many you have wasn’t attached to your public profile like a goiter?

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #396

Twist Image

Can Planet Earth Feed 10 Billion People? - How about an oldie (but goodie): can we feed a global population that is expected to be twice what it was in 1987? Is this the right comparison? twitter.

The Best Free (or Cheap) Tools for Blogger and Influencer Outreach

Adam Sherk

Followerwonk from SEOmoz is a great tool for researching Twitter users. The Twitter bio search allows you to easily find and evaluate users in specific areas. But if you are looking for a simple way to do a relative comparison of users, these tools offer a basic metric you can use.

The Social Listening Playbook for Super Eager Marketers

agora pulse

Doing it manually on social platforms like Facebook and Twitter is very time consuming and can be challenging with standard search features, but might be necessary in some cases like monitoring specialized forums and niche Facebook Groups where a particular conversation is emerging. .

12 Social Media Tools for Scheduling and Publishing Updates Compared


Social Media Tools Comparison Chart. I use an IFTTT recipe to automatically send all of the posts I save in Feedly to Buffer to be tweeted out at a later time. I use HootSuite for Twitter engagement and real-time keyword monitoring.

Why Facebook’s Updates (probably) Won’t Kill Your Business


Facebook realized that the user was seeing promotional stuff in their news feed as well as the ads on the site. They want to make sure the promotional stuff stays to the Ads and the engaging content stays on the news feed. We have seen extremely low cost per click in comparison to Adwords and other ad platforms. I don’t have to scroll forever through someone elses feed to find the post?

Facebook Responds to Worldwide Disasters With Safety Check

Convince & Convert

As you’ve no doubt seen in the headlines (and in your own Facebook feed, most likely) is the groundbreaking use of Safety Check by Facebook in the aftermath of the Paris terrorist attack. Could this have been done by Google or Twitter?

Mind the Most Important Influencer: You

Waxing UnLyrical

self-comparison. As Dr. Habib Sadeghi , physician and co-founder of Be Hive of Healing Medical Center explains, “Each one of us internalizes and feeds negative thought patterns about ourselves and others. Learn more about KEENAN PR ’s workshops and coaching or follow her on Twitter.

Tool Tuesday: Sprout Social Update

Akamai Marketing

This feature allows you to see Twitter conversations with a particular contact, from this dashboard you can add them to lists, add additional contact info, see @mentions. She and I do 90% of our communication with one another via Twitter. Twitter comparison gives you a place to start.

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A New Take on the ‘Registry’ – Crowdfunding Helps Millennials Buy a New Dodge Dart

The Realtime Report

The registry is tied into social media, with users having the option to connect their registry to Facebook or Twitter. Users can click on “Activity Feed” or “Browse Registries” to see how others are faring on the site.

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The Best New Pinterest Marketing Strategies Working Today

Buffer Social

Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter steal headlines. Yes, it’s true that Pinterest’s demographics are uniquely weighted in comparison with other social networks. Just like we’ve seen on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, a lot of social media users browse their feeds with the sound off.

How Does Digital Marketing Differ From B2B to B2C?

agora pulse

Hill once said, “Unless you know your game’s feeding, sleeping and daily habits, unless you plan your hunt in great detail and follow your plan with great precision, you are not hunting at all… you’re just walking in the woods.”. The following is a guest post by Eleonora Israele.

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6 Ways You Can Make Your Social Media More Like Wendy’s


We took a look at their social media profiles on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram from January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 to uncover their strategies. Even though photos comprised 43% of the posts, they received less engagement in comparison to videos. Similar to their now famous Twitter responsiveness, Wendy’s promptly responds to customer complaints and comments on Facebook as well. Wendy’s on Twitter. Before we talk numbers, I bow down to the best on Twitter.

Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Corporate Social Media Reading List I’m a huge fan of social media. I joined Twitter on June 30 2007 and after a few bumps in the road, I was addicted and even wrote a set of top twitter tips.

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Corporate Social Media Reading List

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Corporate Social Media Reading List I’m a huge fan of social media. I joined Twitter on June 30 2007 and after a few bumps in the road, I was addicted and even wrote a set of top twitter tips.

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Facebook Pages: Which News Sites Get the Most Engagement?

Adam Sherk

Most news sites have an official Facebook Page now, with the typical approach being to add a daily stream of links to new content while promoting site features, apps, feeds, etc. Since it’s been over a month putting their current figures in the table won’t make for an accurate comparison, but I’ll include them in the next full update. Thanks for putting together this comparison.

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7 Reasons Why Marketers Should Be Twerking Miley Cyrus

Twist Image

Media feeds the beast. If consumers are spending all of this time with this type of content, media publishers have ammunition to tell brands and media agencies about how engaged and how much time their consumers spend on their property in comparison to others. From blogs to Twitter and Facebook and beyond. twitter. Talk about a whole bunch of keywords in a headline that I never thought that I would ever write. But, here we are!

How to Use WeChat for Business: A Guide for Marketers


They can also synchronize their posts , called “Moments,” with Facebook and Twitter—social networks that are still banned in Mainland China (along with Instagram and YouTube). For comparison, Facebook has 2.32 Moments ads are similar to in-feed ads placed on Facebook and Instagram.

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The Audacity to Win Video Review | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

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The Aduacity to Win Video Review

Justin Levy

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How Transparent is Too Transparent?


Every company is supposed to report its financial situation using the same measures as every other company, and using the same measures every quarter, to ensure that shareholders and regulators can read them and make valid judgments and comparisons.

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

Webbiquity SMM

Display a feed of brand-related comments from a variety of social networks on your website? Don’t want to follow Twitterers who aren’t following you? A free tool for finding the relative influence of any Twitter user.

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The Fight for the Future of Influencer Analytics

Convince & Convert

interesting to note that Twitter’s new “you must make your feeds look like Twitter.com” edict last week may have made Klout’s new interface DOA ). In my case, 49% of my total Klout is via Twitter, with Facebook at 40%, and Linkedin at 5%.

Get Your Social Media Inbox To Zero

The Social Media Hat

Another quarter are emails from Google+, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter which go into my Social tab. From Twitter mentions and direct messages, to Facebook and Instagram comments, and everything in between. The mobile app supports Facebook and Twitter. Twitter Mentions.