Teens Prefer Tumblr Over Facebook

The Realtime Report

Tumblr is more popular than Facebook among young social media users, according to a recent survey by Posterous co-founder Garry Tan. Here’s the breakdown per platform: Tumblr dominated, used regularly by 61% of teens and 57% of young adults surveyed.

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What is Tumblr

Kikolani

One of those changes could be Tumblr , a microblogging program developed a mere four years ago and which has recently taken over WordPress.com as the blogger’s favorite platform, according to Mashable. What Makes Tumblr So Different. More Tumblr Perks. With Tumblr, Less Is More.

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How Campbell’s Go Targets Millennials On Facebook, Tumblr, Spotify, BuzzFeed And Mobile Games

The Realtime Report

The campaigns reaches across multiple social platforms, including Facebook, Tumblr, BuzzFeed, Spotify and mobile gaming. Other social media efforts for Campbell’s Go include: Tumblr: Campbell’s Go has its own Tumblr page, which features similar content to the Facebook page.

How to Use Tumblr and Automated Tweets to Drive Awareness

Convince & Convert

Corcoran Group plays the long game with their social media strategy : “While we can’t specifically tie a particular Tumblr post to a sale, we get that we need to nurture and build relationships with our followers in hopes that maybe, down the line, it could turn into something.”.

How to Use Tumblr and Automated Tweets to Drive Awareness

Convince & Convert

Corcoran Group plays the long game with their social media strategy : “While we can’t specifically tie a particular Tumblr post to a sale, we get that we need to nurture and build relationships with our followers in hopes that maybe, down the line, it could turn into something.”.

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

The Realtime Report

Nearly 95% of internet users in New Zealand accessed a social media site during November 2013, or 2.8 The top social media platforms include: Facebook, with 1.95 Tumblr skews younger, with over 55% of users under the age of 35. Who’s using social media in New Zealand?

The Secret, Selfish Side Of Social-Curation Sites

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The Secret, Selfish Side Of Social-Curation Sites. As much as Google+, Facebook, and Pinterest promise a way to connect, they’ve also promoted a disconnect--sharing on different platforms, proving a fragmented sense of keeping tabs on any social network. We can track our connections’ job promotions on LinkedIn, photos from their new office on Facebook, and hear their celebratory music on Spotify--but what about how these all link together?

How to Be a Problogger on Tumblr

ProBlogger

I noticed this in a big way; my blog, called I Love Tumblr , which focuses on Tumblr tips and tutorials, had a huge influx of new traffic (especially to my Tumblr vs Posterous article—no surprise there). I also started to receive a ton of emails from former Posterous users asking me if the Tumblr platform was right for them (or whether WordPress or Blogger was a better choice). Being a problogger on Tumblr. Mastering the Tumblr platform.

Social Media Ostriches – The Corporate Hypocrisy Of Blocking Employee Access To Facebook and Twitter

SocMed Sean

Every time I hear of companies blocking Blogging Sites, Facebook, Twitter, and other Social Media sites, it makes me wonder what curmudgeon or poorly informed leader is calling the shots and what experience drove them to make the decision.

Where’s Social Media Going in 2014?

Mindjumpers

Social media is our new news site. And with Facebook’s new change in algorithm, articles and publications will get a larger reach, which means that social media probably will be our no. Larger Pictures in Facebook Page Link Posts.

Customer Satisfaction: Social Media Websites Rank Among The Worst

The Realtime Report

How satisfied are consumers with social media sites? Facebook and LinkedIn generated higher satisfaction this year, but according to their own users, these platforms are still worst in the industry. Social Networking Stats: Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard.

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. Coca-Cola’s Happiness Flag is composed of user generated photos submitted via Facebook and Twitter.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

After all, Facebook could eat the web. In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. Don’t use a Facebook Group.

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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. Facebook adds more ‘News’ to News Feed to become more Twitter-like – Facebook is now promoting more ‘real news’ posted by users; the social network’s news-feed algorithm will now expose more links to articles from media organizations — especially on mobile (AdAge).

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Social Networking Stats: Twitter Users Hit ‘Share’ Nearly 5X More Than Facebook Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Facebook: 955 million active users. Tumblr: 68 million blogs. via Tumblr. Twitter Users Hit ‘Share’ Nearly 5X More Than Facebook Users. Each site had to have the social sharing buttons for all four platforms.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook’s User Base Is Getting Older; Twitter’s Is Getting Younger, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Facebook: 955 million active users. Tumblr: 69 million blogs. via Tumblr. Facebook’s User Base Is Getting Older While Twitter’s Is Getting Younger. 65% of Facebook users are 35 or older. The study also looked at the average age of users on each site.

Make Fun Of #Hashtags All You Want, But Google Just Got Serious

Myrland Marketing

You’ll also see links to search for these hashtags on other social sites. Even though this announcement appears to be focused on hashtagged terms on updates on Google+, I’m finding other sites are also ranking high.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Marketers love Facebook. The best place you can place your brand on Facebook is through a Facebook Page (that’s with a capital “P&# , not to be confused with your personal Profile). Facebook has also enabled the use of a subset of FBML in the Static FBML application.

Bloggers: Let Your Content and Your Readers Breathe

Myrland Marketing

Updates on Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Facebook & Tumblr. This gets pulled in when you share it on other sites, and gives your readers some additional context or emotion. EVERYONE IS BECOMING A PUBLISHER.

When to Post on Facebook, Twitter, Tumbler for Maximum Effect

blog.bitly.com

Did you see those silly cats on Tumblr, that breaking news on Twitter, and those photos of your friend’s kids on Facebook? Facebook. Facebook traffic peeks mid-week, 1 to 3pm. Traffic from Facebook fades after 4pm. Tumblr. Tumblr likes to party!

Facebook news today

Sherrilynne Starkie

Facebook Foxes. Facebook is cracking down on violent, sexist content in response to an open letter issued last week by Women, Action & the Media (WAM). The group demanded that Facebook add gender-based hate speech to its list of forbidden content.

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.

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

Webbiquity SMM

71% of companies now have a presence on Facebook. Dan Nelms dives into a Comscore report which found that although Facebook engagement is increasing (the average time spent on the site per user per month increased from 4.6 hours, on facebook it’s 3.2

Social Networking Stats: Complaints Total One-Fifth of Brand Interactions on Facebook, Twitter

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1.23 via Facebook. Tumblr: 178 million blogs. via Tumblr. via Facebook. Complaints Total One-Fifth of Facebook, Twitter Brand Interactions. Here’s the good news: around 50% of user interactions with brands on each site was positive.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter’s US Mobile Ad Revenues Top Facebook’s, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 955 million active users. Tumblr: 72 million blogs. via Tumblr. Twitter’s US Mobile Ad Revenues Top Facebook’s — But Facebook Will Win Next Year. Twitter takes the lead over Facebook in US mobile advertising revenues in 2012, according to the latest eMarketer forecast. But by next year, Facebook will beat out Twitter “by a significant margin.” The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week.

Native Advertising Is Everybody's Problem

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It was a very fast-paced panel featuring Doug Kessler ( Velocity Partners ) Brant McLean (Director of Brand Partnerships, Tumblr ), Stacy Martinet (Chief Marketing Officer, Mashable ) and David Spiegel (VP of Brand Strategy & Social Publishing, Buzzfeed ). facebook. tumblr.

The Billion Dollar Branding Play

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What is Yahoo going to do with Tumblr? What is Tumblr going to become with Yahoo? After it was announced that Yahoo would be acquiring Tumblr for a little over a billion dollars, the online channels (and traditional media outlets) went crazy in an " Instagram just got bought by Facebook for a billion dollars" kind of way. Facebook was built for the Web and in 2011, their mobile experience was a tough sell. The future of Tumblr isn''t Yahoo.

Google: Plus or Minus?

Geoff Livingston

Certainly the launch went well with pundits acknowledging the significant improvement over past Google efforts and the serious competition it may offer Facebook. The social network market place is already competitive on the second tier below Facebook. Facebook remains a core community.

The Social Media Landscape [Infographic]

Pamorama

Here are the best tools for attaining each of the four main goals of any online campaign: Customer communication: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Tumblr. Brand Exposure: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Digg, Tumblr. Traffic to site: Digg, StumbleUpon.

Combining UX With Your Social Media Profiles

Mindjumpers

A social media site acts just like any other webpage; people are going to view certain, more appealing parts first and then divert their attention to others. Being one of the most important tools in your social networking arsenal, Facebook usually gets ignored in terms of UX. Tumblr.

Designing A Better Website

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If you choose an article on their site, you will mostly see a big and beautiful image, a bold headline and that''s when the scrolling begins. Facebook , tumblr , YouTube and even the latest entry, Medium , are all doing their fare share of the work in creating new and fascinating ways for content to be penned and distributed, but the majority of the design still harkens back to the day of the printing press. facebook. tumblr.

“Reclaim Blogging”: Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook

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Home Buy Art Here Stormhoek Winer(y) Hughs Book Daily Cartoon Email About Contact/Connect Home Hugh MacLeod Cartoons drawn on the back of business cards August 19, 2011 (3 days ago) “Reclaim Blogging&# : Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook. Facebook. Facebook?

Funny Business: The Best Digital Marketing Humor, 2013 Edition

Webbiquity SMM

This site, however, showcases stock photos that…no one is quite sure of the intended purpose for. 15 of the Funniest Tumblr Sites Out There by Sexy Social Media. ” Five ideas to prevent a Facebook phone fail by leaderswest.

Promoting A Small Business Blog Through Social Media

Small Business Mavericks

Facebook and Twitter are too obvious areas. Promoting your content on Facebook only takes a minute or two as do many of the social bookmarking services. Some business owners find that social media sites such as Tumblr and LinkedIn are worth the effort. Yes, it only takes a moment to post to Facebook, however, if your target audience isn’t on Facebook, then your efforts could be better spent elsewhere.

[Infographic] Are We Obsessed With Facebook?

SocMed Sean

A while back, I wrote a blog post asking the question “ Is Facebook More Important To Us Than Food? Add to that the fact that Facebook is eating into other quality time like sleeping and work, and Facebook has become a serious distraction in our lives.

Paid Posts: My Facebook Status Update is Smarter Than Yours

Webbiquity SMM

Believing that your posts to Twitter or Facebook are more important than those of your friends may be a sign of egotistical delusion (or perhaps your friends just put up lousy, boring posts). In February, blog platform Tumblr launched an option for all users to pay $1 to highlight a post.

How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > How Do You Network on Different Social Sites? How Do You Network on Different Social Sites? 2) Facebook. Facebook is mostly used for professional use.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #273

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This kind of site (and it isn't much to see) makes me question how easily we trust things, just because they look polished or professional. Why Facebook's $2 Billion Bet on Oculus Rift Might One Day Connect Everyone on Earth - Vanity Fair. facebook. tumblr.

Social Networking Stats: Over 50% of Facebook’s Q4 Revenue Comes From Mobile Ads, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Facebook: 1.19 via Facebook. Tumblr: 169 million blogs. via Tumblr. Over 50% of Facebook’s Q4 Revenue Comes From Mobile Ads. What does Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg have to say about these results?

Maybe Nobody Knows Nothing

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Brands are still grappling with basic social media chops, better conversion on e-commerce sites and nearly nowhere to be found when it comes to providing value through a mobile device. What about setting up and properly using channels like Facebook , Twitter , tumblr and beyond? According to the news item: "Some 70% of adults online know how to post to a Facebook wall, but only 54% understand how Facebook generates revenue. facebook. tumblr.