Tool Tuesday: PostRank Analytics

Akamai Marketing

Because if you are creating content, you are likely distributing and promoting that content in variety of ways, including social media. Enter: PostRank. There are several tabs within PostRank, each designed to give you a unique view of the data.

Top 25 Blogging and Social Media Posts on Kikolani


This first list is a compilation of the top posts on Kikolani, as determined by PostRank ’s engagement analysis. Social Media. Learn about the benefits and ways to be more accessible on social media. What is PostRank?

You Can’t Manage What You Can’t Measure! Social Media Analytics

Harp Interactive

The client wants to know if their social media campaign is working! They want to understand how social media marketing will meet their goals before they commit to a budget allocation for a “mythical campaign&#.

Talking The Social Media Walk

Waxing UnLyrical

All the comments were thoughtful, but there were a few that made me think a lot more about this whole “social media&# thing. Social media, which by definition is about being communal and sociable, making someone move towards the other end of the spectrum?

6 Critically Undervalued Social Media Success Metrics

Convince & Convert

People who say social media isn’t measurable aren’t looking very hard. The truth is that there are at least 25 viable metrics you can use to evaluate the success of your social media efforts. Here are the 6 critically undervalued social media success metrics.

Which News Sites Get the Most Social Media Engagement?

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Which News Sites Get the Most Social Media Engagement? So which news sites are getting the most out of their social media efforts?

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Yes, social media applies to B2B. In fact, social media can be MORE transformative for a B2B company than a B2C company. Are there differences between B2B and B2C in social media? Creating and calibrating a social media strategy for any company should follow the same process. Two Sides of the Same Coin A remarkable recent study by MarketingProfs, however, pokes a hole in even that notion of B2B and B2C social media divergence.

Tunisia, Social Media And Change

Waxing UnLyrical

The Jasmine Revolution has, as we have now come to expect, triggered yet more discussion on how important social media is or can be in bringing about political change. There’s no doubt social media played its part. But social media is not a catalyst for change.

Want Social Media Evangelizers? Be Social

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Want Social Media Evangelizers? Social media is a great way to start doing this.

How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you look around the social web a lot like me, you will agree that most social media campaigns suck. Some people think social media is just fun. What do you think about using social media for business? What social media site gives me the most leads?

Powwowing With Pepco on Social Media

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Powwowing With Pepco on Social Media September 28th, 2010 Tweet I haven’t been the biggest fan of my local energy company, Pepco, recently.

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How Pink Panties Heralded India's Social Media Movement

Waxing UnLyrical

In the Indian context, the web has begun to move beyond a media genre that was no different in terms of interruption when compared to conventional media like television and radio. Apprehensions of a social bubble, destined to eventually attain saturation, still linger.

How does your brand look on social media?

Janet Fouts

It used to be this would return a list of scholarly papers, some nasty pictures of you at a bachelor party, a random smattering of form posts about cupcakes or software and possibly your connections on some social networks. Momentus Media Community Health Score. Postrank Analytics.

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Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search 6 Critical Services Agencies Must Provide to Stay Relevant in Social Media March 3rd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Is there a future for agencies in a social media world?

25 Guest Posts on Blogging, SEO and Social Media


Earlier this week, I shared the top 25 blogging and social media posts on Kikolani. This year, I have had the fortune of being a regular contributor and guest blogger on a lot of awesome sites, including Social Media Examiner , Search Engine Journal , Search Engine Watch , Stay on Search , Vertical Measures , Famous Bloggers , and many others. Social Media. Top 25 Blogging and Social Media Posts on Kikolani.

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Social Media Book Giveaway Contest Follow Up |

Jason Yormark

Here’s the raw data: -31 Comments (6 times the norm) -30 Tweets (30-40% higher then average) -8.1/10 PostRank (50% higher then average) -187 page views (about the norm) So my takeaway is that obviously my reader engagement increased quite a bit.

Best of #SMAZ – Blogging Tips, Social Media ROI, & SEO


One of my goals for 2010 is to attend some events / seminars / conventions pertaining to blogging and social media, and today was a great start as I attended the Social Media Arizona event in Tempe. Social Media 101. Measuring Social Media Influence.

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Top SocialFish posts of 2010


As a quick wrap-up to 2010, here were the top SocialFish blog posts of the year (based on Postrank score, which measures pageviews, RSS views, comments, tweets and retweets, shares, Buzz, bookmarks, clicks, trackbacks etc.) The Trainer’s Social Media Tool Box.

3 Marketing Tools I Miss (and Their Alternatives)


PostRank. PostRank was a social analytics platform that scored blogs based on their engagement (comments and social shares). PostRank Alternatives. Feedly also offers social engagement scoring on blog posts, but it is no where near as comprehensive as PostRank.

The 4 Types of Content Metrics That Matter

Convince & Convert

Even though my blog includes public displays of affection like number of tweets (look at the top of this page), by far my favorite way to track sharing metrics is PostRank Analytics , which combines all the sharing behaviors into one jambalaya of data that’s easy to track and compare.

Weekly Roundup: The Spin Sucks Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

PostRank Connect and analytics for bloggers , by Gini (yikes, this is getting old). Why: I’ve been using PostRank for a while, but Gini beat me to the punch in talking about it. I don’t think I’ve ever done this before.

Influence is Not a Number

Waxing UnLyrical

I’ve written before about why Klout should not be a synonym for influence , and on influence in public relations and social media … so I’m sorry if I’m boring you. Measurement Public Relations Social Media influence katie paine klout perception

Google Analytics Social Reports Provide Huge Metrics Edge

Convince & Convert

I’m not on social media to kill time; I’m there to build a business and find my customers. And the ability to make data-based decisions and assign ROI to social actions is what enables me to do that. We lacked a uniform way to compare activity on different social media sites.

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MeasurePR, the Don Bartholomew Edition Round II

Waxing UnLyrical

We continued our conversation on social media and ROI. Get Shareaholic test Filed under MeasurePR , Measurement , Public Relations , Social Media | Tags: don bartholomew , margaret brady , PR measurement , social media ROI | Comments (2) Site settings comment help?

5 metrics to track on Twitter

Akamai Marketing

Again, I’ll say that what you should measure depends on your strategy, what are you trying to accomplish with social media? PostRank will help balance out the information from Google Analytics, including RSS feed tracking and conversation on Twitter surrounding a particular link. Metrics social media Study advice analytics metrics TwitterIt happened again this weekend. Over mimosas and a lovely chat.

Measurement… Supplemented

Waxing UnLyrical

So Priya joined us to talk about the Council for Responsible Nutrition ‘s “Life… supplemented™&# campaign, and explained how they not only used social media, but measured the results. There were no promise of sales via social media in Year 1.

Like Stuff On Facebook? Say Cheese, You're An Ad!

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Like Stuff On Facebook? I think the next few months/years will be interesting to watch in social media.

The Everything In Between Post

Waxing UnLyrical

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Let Your Freak Flag Fly

Waxing UnLyrical

So, I did what I knew: I told them that one of the best ways to tap into social media could be done by channeling Jimi Hendrix (you can view the un-animated version here ). Music is a great way to help the social networking medicine go down.

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5 Steps to Submitting a Guest Post & Getting It Published


One of the easiest ways to do that is using Google Reader in the Chrome browser with the PostRank Chrome extension. Simply subscribe to your desired guest post destination in Google Reader, and let PostRank do the rest. 25 Guest Posts on Blogging, SEO and Social Media.

Link Love Monthly: Best of November 2010 [experimental]


The list below is for serendipity ; if you prefer our “Must Read&# shares about important stuff for association social media, please click here to subscribe , or click here to browse. or higher out of 10 by my beloved PostRank plugin. Outspoken Media).

4 Free Tools for Researching Guest Blogging and Advertising Opportunities


PostRank. If you’ve been following my writing for a while, you will notice I always find a way to throw in a mention for PostRank , and for good reason. Simply search keywords in your industry, and PostRank will give you a list of the blogs with the top engagement on that topic.

Fetching Friday – Resources, SEO Blogging Contest & Sheep LED Art


How social are your customers ? Calculating ROI on Internet Marketing – measurings your return on investment for PPC, organic search, and social media with Google Analytics. Social Media / Social Networking. Top 10 ways to promote your social media presence offline – fun ways to wear your social media enthusiasm. 25 upcoming social media and tech events – includes Blog World Expo and many more!

How Do You Define Blogging Success?

Jason Yormark

My own desire to crack the AdAge 150 often has me banging my head on blog topic choices and how to drive my Alexa, Yahoo Backlinks, and PostRank ratings higher. Social Media Friendly Blogging. My blog often stresses me out.

Successful Blogging for Small and Medium Businesses

Akamai Marketing

Blogs for business are an outstanding tool for business, they can build community, be the backbone of your social media program, and drive traffic to your website, just for starters. Then measure it.You can use Google Analytics, PostRank or even (GASP!)

The 4 Marketing Metrics Mandates

Convince & Convert

Tweet There are four mandates that companies are adopting when they are examining and analyzing the success of their online marketing and social media programs. But in the social media realm, we haven’t quite gotten there yet. The Official Toothpaste of Social Media.

What I've Learned About Blogging Based On A Year's Worth Of Data

Jason Yormark

Most achieved a Postrank of higher then 6, and 9 out of the 10 articles dealt with social media. For those not familiar, Postrank is a nifty little WordPress plugin that provides some analysis into the social engagement factor of the content you create.

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Is Twitter Still A Good Marketing Tool? | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

But Frank asks other good questions too, like “If you took away the social media ‘insiders’, in other the words the ‘super user’ how many tweets would you have?&# About Us What’s a Maverick?

MeasurePR: The BrandBuilder Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali MeasurePR: The BrandBuilder Edition November 3rd, 2010 Tweet If you work in the PR/marketing world(s) (are they one now?

The Top News Sites on Blekko

Adam Sherk

The AOL News hostrank figure seems strangely low but I doubled checked it and that’s what Blekko is reporting: Side note: when I compared news sites on social media engagement there was a question about which domain was used for MSNBC.

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