Publisher Survey: Reddit Traffic Way Up, Digg Way Down

Adam Sherk

The rise of Reddit and the steady decline of Digg have been well documented. Just recently Reddit announced that its traffic has more than doubled in less than a year (to 2.07 To anonymize the data I combined each site’s figures into a total number for the group.

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Big Data, Influencers, Privacy and Other Digital Termites

Geoff Livingston

This podcast offers a sneak preview , which is also transcribed below… We got into all sorts of fun things, including big data, influencers, privacy and other digital termites. GL: In your mind, how does big data fit into that picture and what are the challenges that we’re facing with it?

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Data Mining: The Ultimate Guide to Niche Analysis

Viper Chill

22 Resources for Data-Mining Your Industry. I ran the social news site Reddit through the tool as an example and I’m told that around 55% of visitors are male (though I expect this to be a little lower than reality) and 24% of the audience are over 50 years old.

Which Social Networks Drive the Most Engaged Referrals?

The Realtime Report

Reddit users show a high bounce rate (70.16%). The study examined 6 months of data (Sept 2013 – Feb 2014) across Shareaholic’s network of 200,000+ sites reaching more than 250 million unique monthly visitors.

High Profile Domain Names Suspended Due to Invalid WHOIS Data

Bill Hartzer

After further investigation into the issue, she learned that the domain names had been suspended by the registrar due to invalid WHOIS data on the domain name WHOIS record–here web server was not down. Craft is among many domain name owners whose domain names have been suspended due to invalid WHOIS data. According to Network Solutions, they “believe that some exaggerate the magnitude of the invalid WHOIS data issue. Make sure the data is accurate.

35 Great Social Media Infographics


As you probably know, infographics are visual representations of information, data, or knowledge. Instead of poring over figures and long reports to decipher data, an infographic can immediately explain what the data actually means. L Diane Johnson Kudos…great data mine.

Build Your Own Reddit With Reddit

Weve always strived to be as open and transparent with our users as possible, and [open sourcing our code] is the next logical step," said Reddit in a blog post. Since reddits beginning, we have stood on the shoulders of giants in the open source world. Reddit is written in Python.

The Ultimate Guide to Infographic Marketing

Convince & Convert

Tools such as Buzzsumo , Digg , and Reddit are also useful for sparking ideas for an infographic topic. If you have customer survey data that provides insights into your industry, conveying it as an infographic could be highly effective. Conveying Data.

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Maddie’s Must Reads for July – Social Media Edition


Also, part 2 – What Teens Really Think about YouTube, Google+, Reddit and Other Social Media. Case Study Debunking the Hype Featured From the Trenches Implementation Useful Data

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #244

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This week I''m at Strata , O''Reilly ''s conference on big data, data science, and ultimately, deciding better. The amount of machine data that we''re making as a species is astonishing -- it''s like we realized we can instrument everything online, and now we''re furiously making everything else measurable. Architects I work for just gave the best reactions I''ve ever seen in person - Reddit. reddit.

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[Interview] How Microsoft Uses Social Analytics, And How You Can Too


At the core of this activity is using social media data intelligently to extract smart insights. As the demands of this role grows, so does the social media data and analytics understanding required by social media teams. How has your social data been implemented elsewhere in Microsoft?

iPad Jailbreak: Reddit On iPad

Main Most Popular Jailbreak Your iPad iPad Humor App Reviews Giveaway Contact Us Thursday, September 16, 2010 Reddit On iPad Share Have you Reddit ? got 500 visitors from Reddit in the past month.

The Best Tools for Keyword Research, Competitive Analysis and Trending Topics

Adam Sherk

But it is still the preferred choice for keyword research, and it is good to get the data right from the source. But it is a useful additional source of data for exploring topics for content planning. Their main focus is PPC but as with Keyword Planner the data is useful for SEO too.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #106

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Mother Jones article from 1999: Repeal of Glass-Steagall will 'create too-big-to-fail institutions that are someday likely to drain the public treasury as taxpayers bail out imperiled financial giants to protect the stability of the nation's banking system.' - Reddit. This Reddit discussion thread points out that just about everything in that article came to pass (too-big-to-fail, financial disaster, taxpayer bailouts etc). reddit.

TED and Reddit interview Evgeny Morozov

This is why I have been so skeptical about the ability of Twitter and Facebook to bring change to authoritarian regimes — they are simply too visible and well-known; chances are, secret services have already developed data mining tools to figure out what’s going on there.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #58

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"Aaron Swartz is a hacker, co-creator of RSS , co-founder of Reddit and most recently a data activist, working on open government and data access issues. Sex, Lies and Data Mining - The New York Times Sunday Book Review. data activist. data mining. reddit. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

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Making Sense Out of All this Data!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Ok I admit it I am a bit of a data geek but I cant help myself when I see stats like this in a recent study titled How Much Information? Holy Crap Batman – if this is any indication – marketers are standing on the beach that is about to be hit with a tidal wave of data!

CMO Challenges in Driving Data into Insights

Buzz Marketing for Technology

A good friend and former colleague of mine Dan Neely, CEO of Networked Insights reminded me recently that there will be more data created in this year than in the previous 5000 years combined! But for most B2B marketers like myself – we tend to optimize by the channel of data that we have.

Social Networking Stats: Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Reddit: 109 million monthly unique visitors. via Reddit. New data from GlobalWebIndex looks at active usage for several platforms, showing a decline for some of the largest platforms, but also huge gains for Instagram and Tumblr.

Choosing the Right Social Media Platform [Infographic]

Puzzle Marketer

Below is a helpful infographic from , a data visualization and design agency. If you’re targeting users between 18 and 24, then you’ll find them on Google+ and Reddit. Facebook and Reddit has a majority of men on the network.

How to Get Traffic from Web 2.0 Sites like Digg, Reddit & StumbleUpon

Sites like Digg, Reddit & StumbleUpon March 8th, 2007 by Mike Reining Read more about Articles , Popular Web 2.0 sites like Digg, StumbleUpon and Reddit are relatively new. Reddit and Stumbleupon are in the top 1000 and rising fast.

Social Networking Stats: Moms on Facebook, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Reddit: 109 million monthly unique visitors. via Reddit. In celebration of Mother’s Day, the Facebook Data Science team took a look at moms on Facebook. Research by Facebook Data Science. Does any of this data surprise you?

Understanding the Value of Social Media Data

Buzz Marketing for Technology

There is a big difference between data and insights. Technology may have given us access now to endless amounts of data from every corner of the world. But the real challenge is making sense of all this seemingly disconnected data. Share this on Reddit.

Social Networking Stats: 73% of College Students Would Open A Branded Snapchat, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Reddit: 112 million monthly unique visitors. via Reddit. Here’s a look at the data: 73% (nearly 3/4) of students would open a snap from a brand they already know. The data came from the survey responses of more than 1,650 students from over 200 different colleges.

Reddit hopes to impress users with faster search engine

Hosted by white-label search know-how supplier IndexTank, Reddit ’s updated search motor allows consumers try to find posts in real-time and, according for the Reddit blog, “is fairly bloody fast.&# A fast search on Reddit ’s site for “ Reddit search engine&# reveals standard challenges faced by its most avid users , for example site outages and problems finding unbookmarked posts.

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

The Realtime Report

Reddit: 109 million monthly unique visitors. via Reddit. Instagram and YouTube also have a fairly young user base; the greatest share of users for both social networks come from the 16-24 age group, according to recent data from GlobalWebIndex.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #154

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Google Has A Trojan Horse To Disrupt TV: Really, Really Big Data - ReadWriteWeb. "Really, Really Big Data: Now that Lanier has scared you, here''s John Paul Titlow on RWW talking about why he thinks Google can own the video business. Reddit kind of attention. reddit. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #93

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" Andrew Badr takes a dim view of Google 's recent major push away from its strength (data), and towards something it doesn't seem very good at (social)." It's not just about big data. reddit.

A Comparison of Social Advertising – Digg, Facebook, Reddit

Sources [ 1 ][ 2 ][ 3 ] [ 1 ] [ 1 ] [ 2 ] + Own data Own Data Own Data Target Level Category Home (50 options) Any subreddit (hundreds) keyword targeting section targeting keyword targeting The data available on each online advertiser was sparse to say the least. IDEAL FOR : Games manufacturers NOT IDEAL FOR : Car manufacturers – The information we could find about Reddit showed it was excellent value on a cost per click basis.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Is Top Mobile App, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Reddit: 90 million monthly unique visitors. via Reddit. Survey data came from a poll of 500 people in the US who activated a mobile phone between June-September 2013. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1.15 billion monthly active users.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Drives More Dollars, But Twitter Drives More Traffic [Study], #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Reddit: 42 million monthly unique visitors. via Reddit. The findings are based on data from hundreds of thousands of events on Eventbrite. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook.

Pinterest Traffic to Magazine Sites Up 141% But Figures Still Modest

Adam Sherk

But fear not, I come with real data to share albeit it in aggregated and anonymized format. To get a clearer picture I pulled referral data from the past six months for a group of 25 magazines sites that we work with at Define Media Group.

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StumbleUpon Traffic to Magazine and Content Sites Down 27%

Adam Sherk

The news of layoffs at StumbleUpon reminded me that in compiling some year-end social media referral data I’d noticed that a number of sites had experienced declines in StumbleUpon traffic. Publisher Survey: Reddit Traffic Way Up, Digg Way Down.

SEO - an art and a science

Engaging Brand

You also have to analyze search, visitor and other data to determine what areas you need to optimize for and which sections are better left alone. Data Mining. Proper campaign management includes not only analyzing how well a specific campaign is doing but also pulling in data from other avenues, such as SEO, to inform further advertising and targeting choices and tweak campaigns.

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Social Networking Stats: Instagram Has 90 Million Active Monthly Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Reddit: 49 million monthly unique visitors. via Reddit. According to AllThingsD , this is the first time that Instagram has released data on monthly active users. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #134

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This behind-the-scenes look at reddit 's biggest-ever AMA is heartening, not just because it was actually fairly genuine, but because I believe crowdsourced, unfiltered threads of discussions are our best hope of improving today's hopelessly flawed representative-democracy model. There is a 20 year time-shift in the data, representing babies exposed to leaded gasoline growing up. reddit.

Social Networking Stats: Teens Prefer Instagram Over Facebook, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Reddit: 114 million monthly unique visitors. via Reddit. Instagram is on the rise as the favorite social network for teens, but this increased popularity is coming at Facebook and Twitter’s expense, according to new data from Piper Jaffray.

35 Stupendous Social Networking Facts and Stats

Webbiquity SMM

While that’s considerably less than Facebook or Pinterest, it’s more visits than are driven by StumbleUpon, Reddit, Google+, YouTube, and LinkedIn–combined.

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

It also analyzes the data in order to recommend ideal posting times for both Facebook and Twitter.” Source, manage, and distribute visual content, get visual insights in content/product/contributor performance, improve targeting with audience data, and integrate to other martech tools.

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Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #41

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Twitter has 'verified accounts,' Reddit checks identities for its Ask Me Anything discussions (or not, depending on who you ask). The challenge is that we're not just talking about physical cheques becoming digital data. reddit. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?