New Report Looks at Social Platform Performance Benchmarks by Industry

Social Media Today

What qualifies as good social platform performance in 2019? Check out this new report from the team at Rival IQ

A Comparison of Social Media Live Video Platforms

Ignite Social Media

When you think of live video, Facebook may be the first platform that comes to mind. But, there are plenty of other platforms that are worth considering. The answer depends on what platform you’re using. That depends on the platform, but Facebook takes the cake on this one.

YouTube Removes Option to Share On-Platform Activity to Twitter

Social Media Today

YouTube is removing the ability to auto-share your on-platform actions to Google+ and Twitter

Why Engagement On Your Social Platforms Is Important For Your Next Trade Show

Webbiquity SMM

Through social media platforms , attendees and businesses can share content and experiences from the event. In this article, we take a look at why engagement on your social media platforms is so important. Instagram is an under-utilised platform for providing pure information.

Twitter Will Test Option to Hide Replies, Outlines Improvements in Platform Safety

Social Media Today

Twitter has announced that it will allow users to hide tweet replies as part of its ongoing efforts to improve on platform discourse

The Best Social Media Platforms for Location-Based Small Businesses

agora pulse

The right social media platforms can help you get customers through your front door. But, which platforms are right for you and your needs? Use this feature to repurpose videos you’ve created for other platforms, or teach and/or educate your audience about your industry.

Snapchat Will Reportedly Launch a New, In-App Gaming Platform Next Month

Social Media Today

Snapchat looks set to unveil its new gaming platform, which will provide another avenue for the company to generate revenue

5 Top Digital and Social Marketing Platforms to Streamline Your Business in 2019

Pam Moore

As business owners, you have so many tools and platforms available to choose from, and it can be very hard to focus and decide which is right for your business. Yes, this may mean the tool or platform doesn't do EVERYTHING the EXACT way I would like it to.

5 Top Digital and Social Marketing Platforms to Streamline Your Business

Pam Moore

As business owners, you have so many tools and platforms available to choose from, and it can be very hard to focus and decide which is right for your business. Yes, this may mean the tool or platform doesn't do EVERYTHING the EXACT way I would like it to.

[Cool Social Tools] Hot Online Community Platforms for 2015

SocialFish

And associations need to do if it they’re shopping around for an online community platform. Listed alphabetically: CareHubs : Relatively new on the scene, this online community platform’s killer app is the fact that it’s HIPAA-compliant. Due diligence. It’s a real thing.

The Best, and Worst, Social Media Analytics Platforms

Ignite Social Media

The analytics tools behind some of the most popular social media platforms can be surprisingly limited. With an increasing number of businesses using social media for marketing, many platform analytics leave something to be desired.

How do Social Platforms Protect Your Information? [Infographic]

Social Media Today

With so much talk about the security of your data on social networks, this infographic looks at the extended data security options offered by the major platforms

Mastodon: What to Know About The New Social Media Platform

Ignite Social Media

Every so often a new social media platform arises and one cold day while I was sitting in the Toronto airport, Mastodon came to my attention. Since my co-workers had flown out earlier than I and I had some time to kill, I decided why not sign up and see what the new social platform was about.

Weibo – a Chinese Social Media platform

Mindjumpers

To put (or replicate, to some extent) all functions into one platform/ product seems to be a symbolic Chinese character, the more the merrier. To sum it up Weibo is the most important social platform for brands to be on in China, because of its large audience base and its pioneer advantage.

A Comparison of Google and Facebook's Ad Auction Platforms [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Do you understand what factors are taken into account when platforms are deciding which ads to show each user? Take a look at this infographic

Facebook Expands CrowdTangle Analytics Platform Access to Academics and Researchers

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced that researchers and academics will now be able to access its data analytics tool CrowdTangle to assist in their work

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. Some people want to debate the technical aspects of the platforms.

Getting Your Business Underway: 8 Platforms for Buying and Selling Heavy Equipment

The Realtime Report

Getting Your Business Underway: 8 Platforms for Buying and Selling Heavy Equipment. The post Getting Your Business Underway: 8 Platforms for Buying and Selling Heavy Equipment appeared first on The Realtime Report.

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Integrating Listening Into Your Platform for ROI

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This week I moderated another Social Media Today webinar as part of their Best Thinker webinar series, this time on the topic of Way Beyond Listening: Integrating Listening Into Your Platform for ROI.

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Snapchat as a platform for branded content?

Mindjumpers

With the growing number of social platforms, businesses have numerous ways to communicate with their customers.? If Snapchat deals properly with the hacking scandal, the platform has extensive potential.

Facebook Reveals New Changes On Platform | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

In addition, the changes will possibly entail that we communicate, socialize and update our status even more – which is the entire purpose of the platform – since we can now choose to communicate with specific segments of friends.?

Instagram Rolls Out More On-Platform Shopping Options for the Holidays

Social Media Today

Moving with user trends, Instagram is looking to capitalize on its eCommerce potential with some new on-platform shopping tools

Which Social Media Platform Your Business Should Choose - and Why [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Which social media platform is right for your business? This infographic provides a range of insights to help determine the best fit

What do you think about your community platform?

SocialFish

Across the world, right now, thousands of community managers are about to decide which platform is best for their organization, but there’s no single source of honest community platform reviews, from real community managers, for them to research peer reviews.

Facebook Announces New Ban on White Nationalist Discussion on its Platforms

Social Media Today

In the wake of the recent terror attacks in New Zealand, Facebook has announced a new ban on white nationalist discussion

Snapchat Releases Latest Update of Trending Topics on the Platform [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Snapchat has released the latest version of its monthly 'Snap Chatter' trends report, covering the key topics gaining discussion momentum in the app

LinkedIn Officially Launches its New 'Talent Insights' Recruitment Data Platform

Social Media Today

LinkedIn is officially launching its new 'Talent Insights' platform, which enables recruiters to tap into LinkedIn's unmatched professional dataset to make more informed, strategic decisions

Pinterest is Filing for an IPO - How Will That Change the Platform?

Social Media Today

Pinterest is reportedly planning an IPO later this year, which could have a significant impact on the platform's focus moving forward

7 Instagram Analytics Tools to Boost Your Platform Strategy

Social Media Today

With the recent changes to the Instagram API, some Instagram analytics tools no longer work. Check this list of 7 tools Instagram analytics tools which worth trying in 2018

Community platforms do not equal community

SocialFish

Featured Open Community Presentations community platforms Events open community white labelWe had the opportunity to present a session to IAEE ‘s Expo! conference in New Orleans about “Building Your Tradeshow Community Online&#. The slides are below.

TikTok is Rising - But Will it Be a Relevant Platform for Brands?

Social Media Today

Social video app TikTok is rising fast, and is already pitching ad opportunities. But will it be relevant for your business

Which Social Platform Is Right for Your Next Video Campaign?

Convince & Convert

Are you thinking about marketing with video in social media, but not sure which platform will get you the best results? But there are so many video platforms! There are so many platforms to choose from! All the Specs and Requirements for the Major Video Platforms.

LinkedIn Launches 'Water Cooler' Report to Highlight the Most Popular Posts on the Platform

Social Media Today

LinkedIn is launching a new update to provide more insight into the key topics and posts gaining traction on the platform

[Cool Social Tools] Hot Online Community Platforms for 2015

SocialFish

And associations need to do if it they’re shopping around for an online community platform. Listed alphabetically: CareHubs : Relatively new on the scene, this online community platform’s killer app is the fact that it’s HIPAA-compliant.

Snapchat Launches New Program to Pair Brands with Platform Influencers

Social Media Today

Snapchat is launching a new program that will help brands improve their campaigns by connecting with platform experts

Which Social Platforms Should You Establish a Presence On?

Social Media Today

Your business doesn’t have to be everywhere on social - but are you missing out by not being on certain platforms

The Top Ecommerce Platforms by Market Share in 2018 [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Here's a listing of the top eCommerce markets in the world, and the most used platforms for digital stores

Choosing the Right Social Media Platform [Infographic]

Cody Ward

There are many factors to consider when you’re choosing the social media platform that is right for your brand or company profile. StumbleUpon, Youtube, and Google+ are the most effective platforms for SEO goals.

Facebook Commenting Platform: Pros and Cons For Businesses

Dave Fleet

Comments tied to one platform. Facebook has announced a new version of its Comments Box plugin – its social plugin that enables Facebook-connected commenting on a website. In this post we’ll take a look at some of the apparent benefits and risks of this new feature for businesses.

Facebook Renames Camera Effects Platform as Part of Broader AR Ambitions

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced that its renaming its Camera Effects Platform as it looks to expand the capability of its AR tools

Snapchat: An Emerging Platform for Teamwork and Collaboration

Waxing UnLyrical

Snapchat has become one of the most popular and talked about platforms for 2016. Some of your employees or interns may be more visual in nature and like information that is short and concise, so this may be a good platform to use. Guest Post by Karen Freberg.

Twitter Details Efforts to Crack Down on 'Coordinated Platform Manipulation'

Social Media Today

Twitter has provided an overview of its efforts to eliminate user manipulation, similar to Facebook's push to detect and remove inauthentic behavior

Pinterest Opens API Access to Better Facilitate Influencer Marketing on the Platform

Social Media Today

Pinterest is expanding access to its content marketing API in order to better facilitate effective influencer marketing on the platform

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