What ComScore Data Tells Us About Google+

Geoff Livingston

comScore released a report on Friday examining the demographics of the first 20 million people to join Google+. comScore’s analysis shows a very strong networked effect occurring on Google+, which is indicative that it will succeed in achieving major social network status.

More Metrics Issues for Facebook; Instant Articles and comScore This Time

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Facebook announced yet another metrics issue , this one involving Instant Articles and comScore. In an update to last week’s Facebook for Business post –which detailed fixes to metrics affecting estimated reach, Reactions counts on posts and a discrepancy involving its like and share buttons—the social network wrote: We’ve uncovered an issue for a small group of Instant Articles publishers that impacts reporting in comScore.

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comScore December 2012 Search Engine Rankings

Bill Hartzer

Every month about this time comScore releases the search engine rankings data, and I try to remember report it here. comScore, Inc. NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, has released its monthly comScore qSearch analysis of the U.S.

comScore April 2013 Search Engine Rankings

Bill Hartzer

Every month about this time comScore releases the search engine rankings data, and I try to remember report it here. These are not the actual search engine rankings that you see when you search at a search engine, which are constantly changing.

What the ComScore Digital Year in Review means for small biz marketers

Akamai Marketing

The recent release of ComScore’s Digital Year in Review provides detailed information on search and advertising. Resources: Download the entire ComScore Digital Year in Review here.

comScore January 2012 Search Engine Rankings

Bill Hartzer

Every month about this time comScore releases the search engine rankings data, and I report it here. comScore, Inc. NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, has released its monthly comScore qSearch analysis of the U.S.

Facebook Under Fire: Do Marketers Care?

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In addition to Moat, Nielsen, comScore and Integral Ad Science , other partners will start to verify ad viewability and attention metrics in the next few months. Advertising/Marketing Facebook analytics Analytics for Apps Applications apps Bugs comscore followers IAS Insights Instant Articles Integral Ad Science Interest Lists MDC Media Partners measurement Metrics Moat Nielsen organic reach Page Insights reach Referrals Ryan Pitylak Unique Influence Videos

Facebook Announces Several Metrics Updates, Corrected Bugs

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook pointed out that it already taps companies including comScore , Moat , Nielsen and Integral Ad Science for third-party verification, and it is exploring additional options.

Report: Social Marketing Is More Than Just Likes [Report]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Recently, ComScore , the global leader in measuring the digital world, published a report on social marketing and how it’s not just about getting likes!

I Got You vs. I Keep You - The Mobile Brand Crisis

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Exactly half of all time spent on smartphone applications occurs on an adult's single most-used app, says comScore in a new report that contains a host of intriguing data points about mobile app reach and engagement. Perhaps these high churn rates are to be expected, given comScore research showing that half of smartphone users' app time is spent with their single favorite app. comscore.

The Mobile Commerce Chicken And Egg Conundrum

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Mobile devices accounted for one-third of every sale on Cyber Monday, and according to a comScore report, they also accounted for 20% of the $84.3 comscore. This was a big week for shopping. Unless you have been living under a rock in North America, we had both Black Friday and Cyber Monday take place this past week.

The More We Stay, the Less We Say

Geoff Livingston

Marketing commenting ComScore customer feedback Forrester Gina Sverdlov Nate Elliott participation Poll survey technographicsDoes it seem quieter online? Forrester recently updated its Technographics profiles (made famous in the book Groundswell) for global social media consumption, surveying 95,000 consumers across 18 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America. One primary finding was the lack of commenting occurring in mature western markets, including the United States.

Are You Making These Costly Holiday Mobile Mistakes?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

According to comScore, consumers spent approximately $37 billion on holiday shopping in 2011—up about 15 percent from 2010. Customer Experience eCommerce Mobile Christmas shopping comScore eTail holiday shopping RetailPosted in Customer Experience eCommerce Mobile.

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Facebook’s Atlas to Wind Down Ad-Serving Business, Focus on Measurement

SocialTimes Facebook

We recently combined our Atlas and Marketing Sciences teams to form a central measurement group that oversees in-house tools such as c onversion lift and mobile polling , alongside third-party solutions from more than 20 trusted partners like Nielsen , Oracle Data Cloud , Visual IQ , Neustar MarketShare , Moat , Integral Ad Science , comScore , Kantar and others.

Google Puts Feet on the Street

Geoff Livingston

Marketing Social Media ComScore google Grassroots Intel Pinterest Tumblr Word of Mouth ZyngaGoogle’s DC Office Featured Love Bugs on Valentine’s Day The Wall Street Journal slammed Google last week for launching another social network when one wasn’t needed (um, yeah, that’s why Pinterest is doing so poorly, right?). Meanwhile, Google has quietly been deploying its local offices to meet with businesses and internet aficionados. The company wants [.].

Google's Third Wave Of Innovation

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To put the first wave of Google''s Web dominance into perspective, comScore Media Metrix''s rank of the top 50 U.S. Adding some data to this, comScore''s February 2014 U.S. comscore. Is it normal that a search engine is buying up all of the robotics and drone companies? If you''re in the marketing profession, you have to be scratching your head at the moves that Google has made over the past little while.

The Panic Over Pinterest

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million in January says comScore." comscore. banneradvertising comscore economicvalue facebook googletrends idc instagram karstenweide linkedin marketresearch mediaproperty newspaper onlinemetric onlinenewspaper onlinespaces pageview pinterest socialnetwork socialslam twitter usatoday webanalyticsBy the time you read this, Pinterest may be doomed. Did you detect the sarcasm in that statement?

The Shape-Shifting Reality Of Shopping

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A combined 51% of time on retail sites took place on devices as of February (37% on smartphones, 14% on tablets) compared to 49% on PCs, according to a new study by mobile ad network Millennial Media and comScore. But comScore indicates that while time spent is shifting toward mobile, it''s helping extend the desktop audience by 45% as consumers that start on PCs continue their shopping experience across devices. comscore. Welcome to the one screen world of shopping.

All You Need To Know About Your Facebook Reach [Study]

Mindjumpers

Here are some statistics given out by comScore, which we see again and again, but make a lot of sense when quoted here too. Three out of four US Internet users visit Facebook daily according to comScore. Facebook Research/Study brand pages comment comScore Edgerank Checker Engagement on Facebook likes Shares Study on Facebook activityTweet. Engagement is one of the key words when it comes to social media.

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In Rome, Do as the Yelpers Do

Geoff Livingston

website according to Comscore. Marketing bing ComScore facebook google Local Search TripAdvisor Yahoo! Thomas Jefferson’s home Monticello, a must-see in Charlottesville.

The Trouble With Online Advertising

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As if on cue, comScore (self-described as "a global leader in measuring the digital world and the preferred source of digital marketing intelligence" ) released a white paper last week titled, The Economics of Online Advertising , that looked at the state of online advertising. MarketingVox covered the release of the comScore white paper with a news items titled, comScore: Unlimited Inventory, Lousy Metrics Cheapen Digital Ads. comscore.

Where The Boys (And Girls) Are

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comscore. advertising android apple blog blogcomment blogger blogging businessinsider comscore credibility criticalthinking desktop digitalmarketing digitalmedia google ios mac marketer marketing mediachannel mediaconsumption mediapurgatory microsoft mobile mobileadvertising mobilemarketing newmedia operatingsystem pc platform reserachcompany televisionadvertising websitetraffic windowsIn schizophrenic times, there's a good chance you'll see some schizophrenic thinking.

comScore April 2011 Search Engine Rankings

Bill Hartzer

Every month about this time comScore releases the search engine rankings data, and I report it here. comScore, Inc. NASDAQ: SCOR) , a leader in measuring the digital world, has recently released its monthly comScore qSearch analysis of the U.S. Here are the actual numbers, as released by comScore: More than 16.2 source:comScore. These are not the actual search engine rankings that you see when you search at a search engine, which are constantly changing.

4 trends for online coupon sites in 2013

Atom Thought

A recent Comscore- Pulse of the Online Shopper study (June 2013), shows that “consumers want more choices when shopping online.” ” Of course more choices lead to comparison.

How to Improve Your News Feed Ranking on Facebook

Mindjumpers

According to a research done by comScore called “The Power of Like: How Brands Reach and Influence Fans Through Social Media Marketing&# , users on Facebook spend the majority of their time, more specifically 27% of their time, looking at news feeds and homepages. Tweet.

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How to Use Instagram Without Being Obnoxious or Dull [Video]

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million, according to data from comScore. Since its launch in 2010, Instagram has been on an impressive upward trajectory. The site announced last month that over over 5 billion photos have been shared. Its number of daily mobile users has jumped to 7.3 million, surpassing Twitter’s 6.9 New York filmmaker Casey Neistat is pretty opinionated about social networks [.]. Instagram Social Media

Demand Better Content

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"The company's sites, which include eHow , Answerbag and Livestrong , ranked the firm as the nation's 17th-biggest Web property overall in November, according to ComScore , as 105 million viewers clicked on its how-to articles and videos on topics such as 'How to sew your own pillow,'" reported the Los Angeles Times in an article titled, Demand Media shares jump 33% in trading debut. comscore.

You Must Read This!

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billion ads, comScore found." comscore. What has become of the words that we read? There are many converging forces that could lead you to believe that the skilled craft of formulating words that raises the general public's IQ, informs the world and inspires us to be more - on many levels - is all but fading.

One-Third of Consumers Are Visiting Top Digital Retail Sites Via Mobile Exclusively

The Realtime Report

New research from comScore’s Data Mine reveals that while the majority of the digital consumers use both desktop and mobile devices, around one-third of consumers are visiting the top digital retail brands exclusively via mobile as of September 2013.

Report: How Social Marketing Works for Retail Brands [Report]

Mindjumpers

Tweet In late June, I wrote about ComScore’s second report called “The Power of Like 2 – How Social Marketing Works” and how it’s not just about getting likes, but rather about creating engagement and interacting with fans.

comScore December 2009 Search Engine Rankings

Bill Hartzer

comScore, Inc. has recently updated its monthly comScore qSearch analysis of the United States search marketplace. Here’s the actual numbers as released by comScore: December 2009 U.S. Core Search Rankings comScore Core Search Report* December 2009 vs. November 2009 Total U.S. Home/Work/University Locations Source: comScore qSearch. Home/Work/University Locations Source: comScore qSearch. Home/Work/University Locations Source: comScore qSearch.

comScore August 2010 Search Engine Rankings

Bill Hartzer

Every month about this time comScore releases the search engine rankings data, and I report it here. comScore, Inc. NASDAQ: SCOR) , a leader in measuring the digital world, has recently released its monthly comScore qSearch analysis of the U.S. Here are the actual numbers, as released by comScore: comScore Explicit Core Search Share Report* August 2010 vs. July 2010 Total U.S. comScore Explicit Core Search Query Report August 2010 vs. July 2010 Total U.S.

comScore Report: Twitter Usage Exploding in Brazil, Indonesia and Venezuela

Bill Hartzer

comScore, Inc. The comScore study found that in June 2010, about 93 million Internet users visited Twitter.com. An analysis by comScore of the five major global regions revealed that Latin America experienced the strongest audience growth, surging 305 percent to 15.4

Social Networking Stats: Instagram Tops Twitter In Daily Mobile Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Smartphone owners in the US visited Instagram (from their smartphones) more frequently and for longer periods of time than they visited Twitter in August 2012, according to new comScore data (as reported by AllThingsD ). The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week.

comScore February 2010 Search Engine Rankings

Bill Hartzer

Every month about this time comScore releases the search engine rankings data, and I report it here. comScore, Inc. NASDAQ: SCOR) , a leader in measuring the digital world, releases its comScore qSearch analysis of the U.S. comScore Core Search Report* February 2010 vs. January 2010 Total U.S. Home/Work/University Locations Source: comScore qSearch. comScore Core Search Report* February 2010 vs. January 2010 Total U.S.

Pinterest: Dominated By Adults

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According to data from comScore, TechCrunch and Shareaholic (compiled by Modea) – Pinterest is most popular with people between the ages of 25 and 34. The age groups that come in next are 35-44 and 45-54. And behind those age range are college kids. So much for the social trickling upwards from the teen demographic.

comScore Search Engine Rankings for June 2009

Bill Hartzer

comScore, Inc. NASDAQ: SCOR) , a leader in measuring the digital world, has recently released its monthly comScore qSearch analysis of the United States search marketplace. According to comScore, “In June 2009, Americans conducted more than 14 billion core searches, with Google Sites accounting for 65.0 Here is the actual data, as reported by comScore: comScore Core Search Report June 2009 vs. May 2009 Total - U.S. ComScore: Bing is Still Going Strong.

Traffic From StumbleUpon Has Dropped 53% Since July

The Realtime Report

In June, comScore reported that traffic was down 24% from the previous year ( TechCrunch ). The share of traffic coming to publisher sites from StumbleUpon has dropped 53% since last July, according to new data from social plug-in provider Shareaholic.

It’s Time For Retailers To Raise Their Games-Five Quick Reminders

Direct Marketing Observations

According to a study from Accenture , comScore , and dunnhumbyUSA aimed at helping consumer packaged goods (CPG) marketers, visitors to CPG brand websites buy 37% more in retail stores than non-visitors to the brand site. digital marketing retail accenture click and mortar comscore CPG online marketing retail marketingThe static website is dead long live the static website.

comScore Releases May 2009 Search Engine Rankings

Bill Hartzer

comScore, Inc. NASDAQ: SCOR), has released its monthly comScore qSearch analysis of the United States search marketplace. Here are the official numbers, as reported by comScore: comScore Core Search Report* May 2009 vs. April 2009 Total U.S. Home/Work/University Locations Source: comScore qSearch Share of Searches (%) Point Change May-09 vs. Core Search Entity Apr-09 May-09 Apr-09 Total Core Search 100.0 comScore says that “Americans conducted 14.3