Social Networks See Majority of Traffic Coming From Mobile

The Realtime Report

Mobile is accounting for a huge portion of social networking use; for newer platforms like Instagram, Snapchat and Vine, use is “almost exclusively mobile.” LinkedIn and Tumblr are the only two social networks seeing more desktop use than mobile.

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Social Networking Accounts for 1 in 4 Minutes Spent Online in Europe

The Realtime Report

hours) online every month, according to a new report by comScore. For those 397 million Europeans, social networking now accounts for 1 in 4 minutes spent online. Download the full comScore report here. The average European consumer spends more than a day (25.9

Monetization: Social Network Advertising

Laurel Papworth

Social Media Monetization is becoming THE hot issue in online community chatter. Looking more closely, the ComScore data show that the average pricing for online ads exclusive of social-networking sites, namely Facebook and MySpace, would be much higher, about $2.99

Social Networking Stats: Instagram Tops 100 Million Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Please email marissa@modernmediapartners.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. Facebook: 955 million active users. via CNET.

Facebook Owns 95% Of Social Networking Time

Firebelly

Social means Facebook. But consider this: Facebook accounts for 95% of social networking time in the U.S. In this Silicon Alley Insider Chart of the Day, web publisher Ben Elowitz of Wetpaint illustrates recent comScore data.

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

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Please email marissa@modernmediapartners.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. Facebook: 955 million active users. via CNET.

comScore Says Google Leads Internet in Brazil and India

Bill Hartzer

comScore, Inc. comScore reports that Google’s web sites ranked “as the most visited Internet property worldwide with 854 million unique visitors age 15 and older in July, an increase of 18-percent during the past year.&# According to comScore, “The Google brand has extended to success across most of the categories in which it plays in Brazil and India. percent of all searches conducted, while Google Orkut has a dominant position in social networking (96.0

comScore Releases First Public Report of Online Usage in Singapore

Bill Hartzer

According to a new report by comScore , Internet users in Singapore spend half of their time online using social and entertainment websites. It includes a ranking of the most “engaging and visited Internet site categories and properties, based on the comScore World Metrix service, and the top search properties, based on the comScore qSearch service. Social Networking 8.0% Ask Network 510 20.2% Ask Network 5 9.2

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.

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LinkedIn Grows 53% Year-Over-Year in New Zealand

The Realtime Report

Who’s using social media in New Zealand? Just about everyone, based on the latest research from the comScore data mine. Nearly 95% of internet users in New Zealand accessed a social media site during November 2013, or 2.8

Traffic From StumbleUpon Has Dropped 53% Since July

The Realtime Report

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. In June, comScore reported that traffic was down 24% from the previous year ( TechCrunch ).

Facebook Visits on the Rise in U.S. — For the First Time in Three Months

The Realtime Report

unique visitors to Facebook rose to nearly 160 million in June, the first time this number has increased in at least three months, according to research released last week from comScore. Social Media Statistics Facebook traffic Facebook visits social networking statisticsThe number of U.S.

LinkedIn Reaches 174 Million Members, Revenue Up 89%

The Realtime Report

Unique visitors in Q2 2012 totaled 106 million, according to comScore, and pageviews dropped slightly from 9.4 Social Media Statistics LinkedIn social networking statsLinkedIn now has 174 million members, up from 116 million one year ago.

Top 50 USA Web Properties for April 2009

Bill Hartzer

comScore, Inc. They do this every month, and it’s based on data from their comScore Media Metrix service. Here is the data for April 2009: Table 1 comScore Top 10 Gaining Properties by Percentage Change in Unique Visitors* (U.S.) Table 2 comScore Top 10 Gaining Site Categories* by Percentage Change in Unique Visitors (U.S.) Entity has assigned some portion of traffic to other syndicated entities. ** Denotes an advertising network.

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You can't fight the power of video. It's bigger than all of us.

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « social media marketing might be for you (and it might not) | Main | Five Reasons Why I Love Wordpress » October 22, 2009 You can’t fight the power of video.

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Top 100 Most Innovative and Influential People in the Web 2.0 World

Bill Hartzer

In the social networking category, Mark Zuckerberg, the Founder of Facebook , beat out Kevin Rose, the Founder of Digg. World: 1) Social Networking. Adam Christensen, Social Media Communications Manager, IBM Corp. NASDAQ: SCOR) has released their monthly comScore.

Best Social Media Stats and Market Research of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Data junkies, stats addicts, web trivia buffs rejoice — here are a deluge of social media, search and other marketing research facts and figures from 50 articles and blog posts published so far in 2010. Which social networking site is used by 92% of senior marketing executives?

Why Your Marketing Needs Real-Time Data

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Another Advertising Week in New York is upon us and so far I have seen some great presentations from companies like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Quantcast, comScore, and even Yahoo! However, if there is one thing that is becoming painfully clear to me is the need to be relevant to your audience – whether you are advertising to them, being social with them, or just creating the right kind of conversations about your brand. View more presentations from Networked Insights.

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The Panic Over Pinterest

Twist Image

Two nights ago at Social Slam in Knoxville, Tennessee, I got asked if Pinterest is the hottest thing since. The image-bookmarking site and social network drew 18.7 million in January says comScore." In what was more shocking news (not that a billion dollar valuation is not shocking) is that last month, Pinterest surpassed LinkedIn to become the third most popular social network (trailing Facebook and Twitter ) in the U.S. comscore.

Google+: The New Kid on the Block, but is it Too Little, Too Late?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In June, comScore reported that one out of every six minutes is spent on a social network. The newest social network de jour is Google+. Available by invite only (for now), Google+ has taken the social networking scene by storm.

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This Week in Social Media – 4/24/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs.

Some Perspectives on Pinterest

Social Media Marketing

There are a number of sites and platforms that serve as social bookmarking tools: Delicious is probably the best known one; StumbleUpon, Reddit and Digg are variations on the concept of the merging of discovery, serendipity and search, with tagging as the common thread that runs through each.

Monday’s 5 Social Media Must-Reads

Firebelly

Below are 5 social media must-reads that we wouldn’t want you to miss. ComScore Report: 27% of Facebook Browsing on News Feed, Just 10% on Apps. The 10 Traits of Successful Social Marketers. Here are what I see as the most important traits of successful social marketers.

Social Media Revenue: Huffington Post TechCrunch Valuations

Laurel Papworth

Yes, Virginia, social media and blogs CAN make money. Will 2010 see the further rise of social media proprietors? It’s usually said in a tone that implies that social media is so gosh- darn “social&# and “friendly&# that everyone gives everything away for free.

Twitter Grows by 75% in Mobile Audience, LinkedIn Close Second

Mindjumpers

Tweet Twitter is now the fastest growing social networking site among U.S. million for the year ending in August 2011, says a new study by comScore. The overall social networking population across mobile devices increased by 37% to 72 million people – about 31% of all U.S.

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Mapping the Social Internet – what part of the world is the most.

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « 5 Tips To Great Blogging The Business Behind Facebook » Mapping the Social Internet – what part of the world is the most developed?

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Google Rolls Out New Mobile Friendly Tag

Bill Hartzer

comScore: Mobile Social Networking is Responsible for Growth of Mobile Internet A new comScore report out today shows that mobile social.

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Does your brand take bloggers seriously?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Technorati is not the voice of blogging authority that it once was, but each year the advertising network publishes a report that is required reading for internet marketers. Formerly known as The State of the Blogosphere the report has been renamed the 2013 Digital Influence Report because it takes a look at the broader social Internet as well as blogs and bloggers. However brands are spending 57% of their social budgets on Facebook and only six per cent on blogs.

Time Spent on Mobile Apps Totals 76% of Time Spent Watching TV

The Realtime Report

The average time spent (compiled using publicly available data from comScore and Alexa) on the web declined 2.4%, from 72 minutes to 70 minutes year-over-year. Social networking accounts for 26% of consumers’ time on mobile apps, followed by entertainment and utility, each at 10%. Social Media Statistics Flurry mobile app usage mobile apps mobile web

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What’s New in Social Media for Associations

SocialFish

While it’s gotten a tiny bit less intimidating, for the most part I still dread it, but I continue to do it, both out of desire to overcome my fear and, more importantly, because I do like to help others and share the knowledge I gain being immersed in social media on a daily basis. At any rate, last week I presented at an Association Foundation Group lunch about association social media. Social Media for Associations.

Global Social Media Usage Patterns

Net-Savvy Executive

So when somebody takes a good look at social media patterns beyond the US, I'm usually interested. Vincenzo Cosenza's world map of social networks (shown above) gives a different kind of high-level summary. Global Social Media Usage and the Language Factor , Lionbridge (2010).

21 of the Best Social Media Marketing Guides of 2013 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

The use of social media and social networks for marketing has rapidly advanced in the past few years from the “should I do it?” ” level to the current “how do I measure and optimize social media marketing efforts?” by Social-Hire.

How Can Linkedin Grow?

Idaconcpts

After becoming the first social network to go public on May 19, 2011, LinkedIn is now in the hot seat as finance pundits examine whether the company’s market valuation is realistic. It is not a secret who get the lion’s share of the social media action.

The Ultimate User-Generated Content Guide

Sprout Social

One of the better avenues to help personalize your brand is social media. With audiences becoming more hyper-focused, brands are seeing success on social by providing user-generated content. Nearly 35% of people use social media for customer care. Choose Your Social Space[s].

33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resoures of 2012 So Far

Webbiquity SMM

Given the widespread adoption of social media marketing practices, the “if” and “when” questions seemed to have now been resolved by most midsized and larger companies (and a lot of small companies as well). How do we demonstrate the ROI of social efforts?

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

Webbiquity SMM

Reports, surveys, studies and infographics are among the most popular content posted and shared across social networks. But which networks are most effective for spreading the content produced? How widespread, really, is the use of social media for marketing?

Social Media Does Not Exist

Adam Cohen

I had an interesting discussion recently about Social media strategies. MarketingSherpa recently published a study of companies that are integrating social media tactics with offline and online marketing tactics. How Social Media Has Changed My Job (33).

Bing Search Engine Losing Users Fast

Bill Hartzer

According to stats recently released from a study performed by Chitika , an online ad network, traffic from August through the first half of October appears to show that the number of users coming through Microsoft’s search engine has declined much more quickly than they were expecting for this time of year. 9.36% 8.03% 7.42% Bing 8.24% 6.56% 6.25% (Based on a sample of 273,537,852 users across the Chitika network). NASDAQ: SCOR) has released their monthly comScore.

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. ” This is, of course, because different social platforms attract difference audiences based on the nature of the technology that powers them and the community and content they attract.

Struggling to Find That Stat? Research Tips for Social Media Marketers

Hootsuite

Great social media research skills can help boost your reputation as an expert in your field. In this guide, you’ll learn seven effective ways to conduct social media research for professional, accurate content. and sources that mention any combination of these networks.