15 Metrics You Should Measure in Content Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

The solution to these challenges is identifying the right metrics to measure the ROI of your content marketing and using tools to track these metrics. Following is a list of 15 content marketing metrics that you should measure: 1. Guest Post by Brandon Brown.

Monday Roundup: Email Metrics

Waxing UnLyrical

Email metrics can open your eyes to what works and what doesn’t. 5 Email Marketing Metrics You Should Be Tracking (But Probably Aren’t). And while these fundamental metrics are important to note, there are actually a lot more to consider,” writes Bella Wu for HubSpot.

Monday Roundup: Measurement and Metrics

Waxing UnLyrical

5 Shifts to Fix Your Social Media Metrics. Why: Social media metrics aren’t about social media, they’re about business. The always brilliant Jay Baer shares excellent tips on improving social media metrics and the reporting thereof. Happy New Year!

23 Metrics to Measure Content Marketing Success [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Which metrics will best define the success of your content efforts? Check out this infographic

Monday Roundup: Best Practices for Social Media Metrics

Waxing UnLyrical

This week’s roundup introduces you to some best practices for social media metrics. 5 Social Media Metrics You Can Stop Tracking Yesterday. From likes to leads: The new metrics for B2B social selling. Know the Difference Between Your Data and Your Metrics.

Facebook Ad Metrics Updates: Clarification and Removal

Jon Loomer

Facebook announced several changes to Facebook ad metrics that will impact the results advertisers see and how they see them. Let’s take a closer look… Labels on Metrics. Facebook metric among marketers, as an example for explaining estimated calculations.

These Facebook Ad Metrics Are Going Away. Are You Prepared?

agora pulse

After the July 2018 release of the Graph API, some Facebook ad metrics will leave our reports forever. Facebook is removing metrics they consider “redundant, outdated, not actionable, or infrequently used.” What are these metrics and are you going to miss them?

Facebook’s (Confusing) New Video Metric | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

A week after the news broke that Facebook over-reported video view lengths, they release an updated metric in which average view length can actually be longer than the video itself. Facebook Updates Video Metrics, Continues to Confuse.

5 Metrics to Monitor for Social Media Success

Social Media Today

What are the key metrics you need to track in social media marketing? While there's no universal answer, contributor Lucy Rendler-Kaplan provides her insights in this post

Getting to the Bottom of Metrics that Matter: Part 2

Waxing UnLyrical

Last week I walked you through the first four steps (IMHO) on refocusing your measurement efforts on metrics that matter. Useful metrics may not be the most important metrics to your boss. When you start to think about metrics that matter, please keep the above in mind.

Leave measurement to your heart, not just metrics

Waxing UnLyrical

In every team, there are people who are named the key graphic designer, photographer, writer, strategist and metrics analyst. To motivate myself with metrics, I remind myself that I was horrible at Illustrator just two years ago. Measurement & Metrics Google Analytics

The Latest Facebook Performance Metrics; How Does Your Brand Compare?

Ignite Social Media

In 2017, Facebook introduces new metric: Zombie Reach” Video Content Reigns With Reach. Fan acquisition was a leading KPI up through 2014; however, as Facebook drastically cut organic reach and shifted focus on quality content and engagements it became a less important metric.

Do Social Media Engagement Metrics Really Matter for Your Business and Why?

Pam Moore

If the internet world were up to Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook, engagement would likely be the top metric. While I agree that content engagement can be a top priority metric for many brands, I also believe it is not a top priority metric for all brands.

Happy 4th Birthday, #measurePR: The Queen of Metrics Returns!

Waxing UnLyrical

Here’s some of what we talked about: On changes in the measurement industry: @shonali #measurepr Q1: Biggest change is arrival of truly integrated metrics. Media + Google Analytics + behavior metric on one dashboard #measurepr. Do you know what Feb. 2nd was?

10 Simple and Reliable Digital Marketing Metrics

Convince & Convert

When you’re wondering if your efforts were worth it later, or speculating over whether you’ve done a good job, these metrics will be there for you, answering your questions, providing proof, and cheering you on to greater altitudes. 6-10: Additional Proven Metrics.

Five Marketing Metrics that are Definitely NOT “Worthless”

Webbiquity SMM

Online marketing activities preovide marketers with a wealth of metrics; actually, too much information. Marketers just want the competitive and multichannel metrics they need to make informed decisions, nothing more.

3 Marketing Metrics for Savvy Content Marketers

Convince & Convert

Metrics are what businesses and digital marketers around the world use to determine how effective their marketing strategy is. Measuring metrics can actually become intimidatingly complex, especially for the inexperienced digital marketer.

Do Social Media Engagement Metrics Really Matter for Your Business and Why?

Social Media Today

What are the key metrics you need to track in order to measure your actual business success? Contributor Pam Moore provides her insight in this new podcast

How To Do Content Marketing Metrics Wrong

Convince & Convert

And this brings us to the problem with content marketing right now: Volume of content is not a content marketing success metric. If you are using content volume as a metric, you are celebrating that you made hundreds of videos. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

5 Important Facebook Metrics and How to Improve Them

Convince & Convert

Determining the success of your Facebook activity isn't hard—you just need to know where to look, and what your metrics are telling you. Social Media Strategy facebook marketing facebook metrics facebook strategy social media metrics social media strategy

Facebook Metrics Update

Janet Fouts

Some important changes are taking place on Facebook around the way the site measures how popular and therefore worthy of being seen by your fans your posts are.

New Lawsuit Alleges That Facebook Worked to Cover-Up Inaccuracies with Video Metrics

Social Media Today

Facebook is facing allegations of a cover-up of a mistake with its metrics - and the impacts of that cover-up could be significant

4 Steps to Refocus PR Measurement on Metrics that Matter: Part 1

Waxing UnLyrical

How do you start to soothe your panicky conscience that is having an anxiety attack over being pulled into the AVE graveyard despite its best efforts, and start to complement your meaningful work with equally meaningful metrics?

Which Instagram Metrics Really Matter?

Jenn's Trends

Instead, to care or not to care is the question when it comes to Instagram metrics. The post Which Instagram Metrics Really Matter? To be or not to be… that is not the question today. Like all social media, there are plenty of things we can choose to monitor, track, and claim as successful marketing. And, yet, we often find ourselves scrambling […]. appeared first on Jenn's Trends.

5 Must-Have Metrics on Your Social Media Scorecard for 2019

Ignite Social Media

2019 Social Media Metrics. To help you start thinking about 2019 social media metrics, we put together a list of widely used social media objectives and the 5-must-have metrics for each one. Though not the most insightful of metrics, it’s a good metric for comparing.

Possibly the Most Important Metric of All: Your Gut

Waxing UnLyrical

The good news in all this (WHAT?!) – is that my concept of metrics of “success” are dramatically different than they have been in the past, when the world was equally shitty, and I went through equally (if not more) traumatic times.

One Social Media Metric to Rule Them All

Visually SM

Please excuse the nerdy headline—I’ve been on a real “Lord of the Rings” kick recently—but if I can borrow some of Mr. Tolkien’s flare for the dramatic, I will say that there really is one social media metric out there should be monitored more closely than the rest.

Are You Looking at the Best Marketing Metrics?

Convince & Convert

Complicating this further is evidence that channel marketers aren’t using the same metrics to measure success that their leaders do (highlight to tweet). Those are great, business-oriented, bottom-of-the-funnel metrics.

Four Metrics for Measuring Social ROI

Mindjumpers

But is the quantity of data a strong enough KPI/metric to justify the time and resources companies dedicate to their social media efforts? brands should focus more on qualitative metrics which are open to adjustments and improvements over time. Social media is all about interactions.

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The Real Truth About Social Media Metrics

Convince & Convert

» Jay Today TV chuck hemann Social Media Measurement social media metrics tom webster Recently, I launched a brand-new video podcast called Jay Today. I upload a new, 3-minute video every business day, where I talk about social media, content marketing, business and life.

5 metrics to track on Twitter

Akamai Marketing

But is number of users the best metric to track? Now, as I said in an earlier blog post, you should use several different metrics to dig deeper into your audience and see what’s really happening with the content your sharing. But here are a couple of metrics to monitor your Twitter efforts how you apply these metrics will be determined by your strategic goals. Here are 5 metrics to measure on Twitter. They aren’t the only metrics and.

Guide to Every Social Media Metric That Matters

Socialmedia.biz

Simple: Track metrics that are important to the growth of your business. When it comes to social media metrics, you’re looking at hundreds of numbers that you can monitor and analyze. Linkedin allows you to see metrics based on seniority, company size, industry and designation.

Clickthroughs: Metric Or Miscount?

Small Business Mavericks

Those are the ones who are your true actionable metrics. Therefore, it’s not a metric. Pay only for a response metric. Tracking & Analytics clickthroughs metrics qualified reach reachIt seems that most marketers are still counting clickthroughs as if that is all that matters. While clickthroughs can tell a lot about your content and your visitors, I like the idea of counting “heads that performed a specific action.&#. It’s called Qualified Reach.

[Answered] If Bounce Rate Isn’t Critical, What Blog Metric Matters?

SocMed Sean

A few days after publishing it, I received a question from a fellow blogger asking: Okay, so if bounce rate doesn’t matter, then what metric do you use to determine whether people like your content? It’s still a valuable metric and I still pay attention to it.

Consumptions: The Hidden Facebook Engagement Metric

Firebelly

There is a less obvious — but equally important — engagement metric you can’t see by looking at your Facebook page or status updates alone. Gil C / Shutterstock.com Interactions — likes, comments, shares — are only half of the engagement story on Facebook.

5 Shifts to Fix Your Social Media Metrics

Convince & Convert

On the social media consulting side of our business at Convince & Convert, my team and I are frequently called in to advise companies on how to improve and enhance their social media metrics.

4 Important Snapchat Metrics Your Brand Should Be Measuring

Convince & Convert

Fortunately, as we’ve built our Snapchat analytics tool, we’ve put together some of our findings from this year and distilled then into the four key metrics that will get you started. Make Time for Snapchat Metrics.

One Idea For Metrics Analysis

Small Business Mavericks

Have you seen that post on Moz about One Content Metric To Rule Them All ? I bet Trevor Klein is a Tolkien fan, but he also is a good communicator of the process Moz went through to combine the various metrics for their blog and create one, easily digested, almost-completely-automated scoring metric. But the most important takeaway from this very informative explanation (with a One Metric Template, no less) is the caution box he put into it after discussion in the comments.

YouTube Adds New Ad Extensions, Improved 'Brand Lift' Metrics

Social Media Today

YouTube has announced a new expansion of display options on ads, as well as improved Brand Lift measurement

KPI Dashboard for Social Media Metrics

Akamai Marketing

Stay Akamai: Since our last blog post, you should have identified the goals and metrics on the Social Media Strategic Plan template. ” The WHAT: Now identify your metrics. Metrics will be the tool by which you evaluate success.

Facebook Updates Video View Metrics to Provide More Clarity on Performance

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced a range of updates to its video metrics in order to provide more detail on user behavior

How to Develop Content Marketing Metrics & KPIs

Meltwater

No matter how large or small your marketing budget is, if you want to optimize… Read More.

The Single Most Important Social Media Marketing Metric

Convince & Convert

We know we need to measure results in order to actually get them, but all too often we’re measuring the wrong things—especially when it comes to social media metrics. It’s easy to fall into the trap of using “vanity metrics” to measure social media marketing. The End of Vanity Metrics.