35 Stupendous Social Networking Facts and Stats

Webbiquity SMM

Though “social media” broadly encompasses a variety of platforms including blogs (WordPress, Medium, Tumblr), content sharing (YouTube, SlideShare, Instagram), and content curation (Scoop.It, Triberr, Paper.li), the term is nearly synonymous to many for the big social networks.

Thoughts on Poken & Off-line Social Networking

The Marketing Blog

While, the diary still scored over cellphone in some of the features the socially conscious consumer just wanted to have a single device. The device allows users to exchange their contact details and social networking profile within a few seconds.

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YouTube Tuesday: The Social Network Trailer

Firebelly

The film is about Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and how the popular social networking site got its start. Video URL : [link] ] Visit the films official website at [link] Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing.

Most Profitable Mobile App Marketing Strategies

Social Media Marketing

Technology has been on constant change and almost everything has been going mobile these days. People are on the move and the convenience mobile gadgets provide has made more and more people utilize it. What are Mobile Apps? What is Mobile App Marketing?

Facebook Pages are getting mobile friendly

Sherrilynne Starkie

Facebook has just announced that business pages are getting a whole lot more mobile friendly thanks to new features and functions designed with hand-held devices in mind. Facebook Featured Headline Marketing Uncategorized mobile

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Coleman Campsite: The Original Social Networking Site

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « 5 Fun Twitter Quizzes | Main | What the F**k is Social Media NOW? Video URL: [link] ] Chad Richards is the Social Program Manager at Firebelly Marketing. Error type: Your comment has been saved.

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Jake's Take: A Slew of Social Network Ideas

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « YouTube Tuesday: What The HELL Is Social Media? Main | Are We Addicted To Social Media? But did you know there’s a social network dedicated to people who like totravel to different baseball parks?

Social Networking Meets Game Consoles

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Courtney Love gets sued over tweets | Main | Cyber Monday Is Here! » November 24, 2009 Social Networking Meets Game Consoles There used to be a time where you could play video games for video games and use the computer for computer related things. Social networking… Welcome to the new and highly integrated gaming world. Error type: Your comment has been saved.

How to Get Your First 1,000 Followers on Every Major Social Network

Buffer Social

This post was originally published in 2016 and has been updated with the latest tips and tricks to grow your following on every social media network. It also includes the latest podcast episode from The Science of Social Media! . So how do new social media accounts do it?

How to Test Content Marketing and Digital Campaigns with Social Media

Pam Moore

The new always on, always connected, digital and social world provides amazing opportunities for smart digital brand marketers and business leaders to develop, test, and launch marketing programs, campaigns, products and services to market in far less time than days past.

The Ideal Image Sizes for Your Social Media Posts: Guidelines for All 6 Major Social Networks

Buffer Social

This post was originally published in 2016 and has been updated with the latest ideal image sizes for the various social media platforms, as of August 2017. You’ve got all the great tools to create engaging images for social media. There’s so much to consider in creating great images for social media —for me, the size and shape tend to get locked in before I even realize what’s happened. Ideal image sizes for social media.

Mobile apps are a waste of time for associations.

SocialFish

I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately, and my thinking has been influenced by research, including the September Pew Internet report on “The Rise of App Culture,&# and a r eport on global mobile statistics from MobiThinking. Popular app types don’t favor association apps.

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Humanize It: 10 Tips to Make Your Tweets More Human

Pam Moore

Or maybe your tweets are all about you and it’s obvious you are only using social media and Twitter to blast noise about yourself. Newsflash: You can not fake relevancy or caring using social media. Social media is really no different if you think about it.

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How to create mobile-friendly content with Google’s AMP

Socialmedia.biz

How Accelerated Mobile Pages can fuel your mobile marketing strategy. Target audience: Businesses, brands, mobile marketers, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers. AMP leads mobile publishing.

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Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Debuts New Ad Types, Vine Gets Direct Video Messaging

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and YouTube: Vine adds direct messaging via video (photo: Vine blog). Any social media updates that we missed?

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

The Realtime Report

Mobile device users are spending more and more time on mobile apps, according to a new report from mobile app analytics firm Flurry. US consumers spent an average of 127 minutes on mobile apps per day, a gain of 35% year-over-year. So how does mobile app usage compare to desktop web usage — or to the time spent watching TV? Time spent in mobile apps now totals 76% of time spent watching television.

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Monday Morning Reads: Mobile Apps; LoTR Revisited; Funky SEO

Dave Fleet

Lots of really interesting reads in the Monday morning reading hopper this week: a look at why dictatorships would be unwise to cut Internet access; several pieces on the latest in mobile applications; a new take on the Lord of the Rings and a couple of neat videos. Social rising in search.

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THE BEST SOCIAL NETWORK FOR LAWYERS, OR ANYONE, IS….

Myrland Marketing

The question had to do with a recommendation for the most effective online social network for lawyers. I’ve spent the past 2 years studying the Social Web in depth, even going through Certification last year because of my passion for this area. Now it’s all social media.

10 Top Tips for Smarter Social Media Marketing with the Buffer Mobile App

Buffer Social

If you like creating and scheduling social media posts with your phone, we would love for you to try our mobile apps. They will make social media marketing on the go super easy and smooth for you. Getting started with Buffer on mobile. 6 social network integrations.

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Blogging Tip: Increase Your Traffic By Solving Problems

SocMed Sean

Whether it’s technology, parenting, current events, arts/crafts, or some other topic, your readers often find your blog through searches and recommendations of like-minded people on social networks.

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How Do I See Who Is Following Me On Facebook – And Why You Shouldn’t Be Asking This Question

SocMed Sean

In fact, as recently as September 2017 , a pretty sizable group of people fell for a hoax where they were typing “following me” into their Facebook search and were tricked into giving permissions to an app that then harvested their Facebook data.

Mobile apps are a waste of time for associations.

SocialFish

I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately, and my thinking has been influenced by research, including the September Pew Internet report on “The Rise of App Culture,” and a r eport on global mobile statistics from MobiThinking. times the adoption rate for mobile apps.

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Foursquare Evolves From Gamification To Recommendation – But Why?

SocMed Sean

Of all the location-based social networks out there, Foursquare certainly has been the one to outlast the competition. I even started wondering whether these types of geo-location check-in networks were bad for small business.

China: The State of Social Media

Mindjumpers

A survey done in 2012 by McKinsey, showed that 95 percent of those living in Tier 1, Tier 2, and Tier 3 cities are registered on a social media site and proves at the same time to be the most active users. The Chinese social media landscape is vast and bubbling with innovation.

Is your business easy to find for local and mobile searchers.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Is your business easy to find for local and mobile searchers? I promptly pulled out my smart phone, went to Google and typed merely “Italian deli&# – not having to add a geographic modifier because the GPS on my phone was enabled and would automatically pull local business listings based on my current location.

[SOLVED] Uploading Photos To Instagram AND Responding To Comments From Your Laptop Or Desktop

SocMed Sean

As you probably, Instagram is really a mobile-based application, which means it’s difficult to upload photos to Instagram from your PC or Mac. This means that in order to interact with your followers, you HAVE to type all your responses on your phone or tablet.

[Answered] How Do I Download My Facebook Data After The Cambridge Analytica Hack?

SocMed Sean

In exchange for a free social media platform where we can share photos, connecting with friends and family, and watch cute videos of pandas playing in the snow, we give up our personal behavior data as our payment.

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73% of Chinese Adults Online Are Using WeChat

The Realtime Report

Social media is prevalent among Chinese internet users ages 16-64; nearly 85% have a Qzone account (the most popular social network in China) and roughly half (50%) are monthly active users on the service.

3 Easy Steps to Organize Your Content Digital Assets Like a Pro

Pam Moore

Download our Content Inventory Worksheet Here–> FREE Content Asset Audit and Inventory Worksheet + Social Media Content Calendar Template. The social business glass is either half full or half empty. Social Profit Factor Training Academy and Marketing Nutz Can Help! .

3 Easy Steps to Organize Your Content Marketing and Assets Today

Pam Moore

Download our Content Inventory Worksheet Here–> FREE Content Asset Audit and Inventory Worksheet + Social Media Content Calendar Template. The social business glass is either half full or half empty. Social Profit Factor Training Academy and Marketing Nutz Can Help! .

[ANSWERED] How Do I Hide My Facebook Posts From Friends Without Unfriending Them?

SocMed Sean

In fact, I would get that questions relating to content restriction are probably one of the most common questions that get via my contact form or direct messages on the various social networks. In the Members field, type the names of people who you don’t want to see your posts.

What Type Of Advertising Has The Most Influence?

Twist Image

The survey indicates that the Internet, mobile and social media channels are enhancing the overall television viewer experience, driving people to watch first-run programs and live events during their initial broadcast. 42% are online, 29% are talking on cellphones or mobile devices, and 26% are sending instant messages or text messages. Which type of advertising has the most impact on buying decision? mobile. online social network. social media.

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[ANSWERED] How Do I Save Groups Of Hashtags For Reuse On Instagram?

SocMed Sean

I want to make it easy to copy and paste hashtags that I reuse and I need to have access to it on my mobile device since Instagram is such a mobile-focused app. Well, it sounds cool until you have to type in 30 different hashtags every time you want to create a post.

How Do I Contact Instagram Support When I Need Help?

SocMed Sean

The simple fact is that big social media companies like Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube and Snapchat just don’t want to be inundated with support requests. I mis-typed my Instagram email and now I can’t access my account. 1) Login to Instagram mobile app.

Effectively Recruiting Top Performing Employees through Social Media

SocMed Sean

Thanks to James for sharing his insights on the topic of social media recruitment and tips on how to find the right employees using social networks! Social Media Recruitment is a valid—and recommended— strategy to gain new, cutting-edge employees and expand your workforce.

Why CMOs Should Stop Being Addicted to Pay-per-Click Ads

Buzz Marketing for Technology

You don’t just have an array of search ads; now there are native ads on Google that replicate the search experience, remarketing display ads, mobile ads, Facebook-sponsored ads, sponsored tweets via Twitter and LinkedIn ads. But what happens when the efficacy of the ad network declines?

Protecting Children from Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

How can you protect your children from social media? “I’m on top of it, I know what this social networking thing is all about&# , “My child doesn’t really use it&# , “Does it really matter? Create a network via Ning.

Snapchat Now Biggest U.S. Messaging App By Volume, Beats WhatsApp

The Realtime Report

There are many different ways to measure the success of social networks; while we most often focus on user numbers and growth, there’s also value in determining the pure amount of messages or data being sent through a particular platform.

Video is The New King of Content Marketing

Mindjumpers

This is particularly true of social media content, which has become the latest and most brutal marketing battleground. Video content is taking over. New stats from Cisco have revealed that by 2017, video will account for 69% of all consumer internet traffic.

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10 Reasons Brands Fail to Convert Facebook Fans into Paying Customers

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Posted in Commerce Facebook Interactive Marketing Sales Social Media Social Networking Strategy. As excited as marketers may get about shiny new objects— especially social media objects—they‘re often reluctant to spend money on developing new efforts for them.

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[ANSWERED] How Do I Leave A Facebook Group And Will The Other Members Be Notified When I Do?

SocMed Sean

Using the search feature, you can type the name of the group that you want to leave. Leaving A Group Using The Facebook Mobile App. Leaving a Facebook group is just about the same on the mobile app. One quick note about these types of simple question/answer posts. I have received feedback that sometimes I answer posts that are so simple that I shouldn’t waste my time typing up a response.

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Monitor & Engage Anytime With Facebook & Instagram Push Notifications on Mobile

Sprout Social

Social media is 24/7. It has become second nature for consumers to turn to social networks like Facebook and Instagram on their morning commute, during the day while on-the-go and even as they wind down in the evening. For brands, accessing their social profiles at any time, from any place to stay engaged with their always-on customers is pivotal to their success. Select which types of notifications you would like to receive: Comments and/or Brand Keyword Locations.

101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013

Webbiquity SMM

Okay, that statistic was made up (though probably not far off the mark), but the social media and digital marketing facts and statistics below are real (or at least from generally reliable sources). For example, 93% of marketers use social media for business. Facebook = mobile.