Social Networking Stats: Millennials Are 56% More Likely To Find Brand Content On Social Networks

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. . Millennials Are 56% More Likely To Find Brand Content On Social Networks.

What are the Best Social Networks for B2B Marketing? (Research)

Webbiquity SMM

There’s no question that B2B marketers have embraced social media. According to recent research , more than 80% of b2b marketers now use the “big 3″ social networks—LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook—to distribute content.

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Introducing Ello, the New Ad-Free Social Network

Bill Hartzer

Ello is a new social network that has literally exploded onto the social networking scene. Ello is just like a lot of other social networks. sized 340 x 340) Most avatar images from other social networks will work, but if you may want to customize this one.

Adventures in Social Networking with Mom and Dad | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

As the number of multi-generational families using online social networks increases daily, so does the number of “Oh no, she didn’t!&# Let’s take a peek at three humorous looks at how social media is, or might be, used to connect with our beloved family members.

A Social Network For Genetics Research: Can It Help Isolate Parkinson’s Genes?

The Realtime Report

Can social networks help with medical research? The world’s first genetics-based social network – as 23andMe labels itself – is looking to show they can. The company recruited people using social media, and at Parkinson’s research conferences.

Social network commerce and referrals: Rubbish in, rubbish out?

The Way of the Web

Two recent studies into social networking referrals and Facebook ecommerce left me slightly perplexed until the obvious answer smacked me in the face. The networks included ranged from Facebook and Twitter to the likes of Foursquare, Scribd and Meetup.

We don’t discuss politics on Facebook, right?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Well this advice seems to hold true according a new survey by the Pew Research Center ’s Internet & American Life Project that on social networking sites. Postings on social networking sites reveal surprises for many users when it comes to the political views of their friends. Three-quarters of social networking site users say their friends post at least some content related to politics on the sites from time to time. Boomers flock to social networks.

Get LinkedIn or Get Left Out: Using LinkedIn Effectively

SocialFish

You hear a lot of hype about the benefits that Facebook and Twitter can bring to your business, but these social networking sites can often overshadow the even greater potential LinkedIn has for virtually every department within the organization.

Is Amazon reading this blog?

The Way of the Web

September 29th, 2010 · View Comments On Monday I wrote about the future of libraries , and how digital sharing and sampling are legally enabled either by open works (Public Domain or Creative Commons), or that retailers will have a vested interest in allowing sampling.

How Distributed Content Can Help Control Social Messaging

Waxing UnLyrical

Yet with social media platforms, oftentimes messaging is controlled by the user. Distributed content is an effective way to have more control over your social messaging. No offense to other social sites , but Facebook is the big deal in social platforms.

How Facebook is Slowly Strangling Twitter

Convince & Convert

Here’s a sample episode.). Social Media Strategy Social Media Tools facebook facebook live medium periscope Social Media Marketing social media strategy social networks twitter twitter mentionsImage via BigStockPhoto.com.

Survey: Third of Companies Use Social Media to Promote Their Business

Bill Hartzer

According to a brand new survey by CareerBuilder , one-quarter of businesses leverage social media to recruit and research possible staff. Twenty-nine percent of companies with 500 or fewer employees are utilizing social networking in some way.

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LinkedIn Fails with Feature to Create Resumes

Ari Herzog

By following these directions… …you can achieve this sample result. Social Networking LinkedInThere is a failure in LinkedIn’s new resume builder that converts your experience, education, and related profile keywords into a printable document.

Get Your Pinterest Brand Page Now

Small Business Mavericks

Being one of the fastest growing social networks for the past year, a lot of people flocked to Pinterest to set up an account. If you don’t have a business presence at Pinterest currently and you are ready to add a visual branding element to your social networking, you can set up a business brand page. I encourage you to check out sample business pages and find out how you can use Pinterest brand pages to promote your business more effectively.

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WOM: What's Really Behind The Buzz

Waxing UnLyrical

There’s one area within today’s creative industry that is not only comparatively new (when compared to more traditional disciplines), but is taking a growing foothold via a clear aptitude for maximizing effective use of the ever-expanding world of social technology.

Social Media Lead flow in B2B Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Word spreads quickly in Social Media – sometimes more quickly than you can keep up with. There are several types of conversations that you can encounter out on the social web anything from a complaint to a compliment to what I like to call the Expressed Need.

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Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

the sources below provide a vast wealth of data, statistics and research results, as well as a bit of interesting social media trivia. How are consumers and b2b decision makers using social media in their buying processes? How do the audiences differ across various social networks?

Saying It Social has Added Two New and Exciting Services!

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Saying It Social Adds Two New and Exciting Services! New Service #1: ‘How to Use LinkedIn: Setting up a Profile and Beyond’ Webinar At Saying It Social we acknowledge that LinkedIn is one of the most important social networking sites for business. eMarketer reports that consumers force retailers to adopt social strategy.

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Is Facebook Fan Growth for Brands Slowing Down?

Ignite Social Media

The chart below looks at the action of liking/following brands on a social network. While this is not exclusive to Facebook, we do see that liking a brand on social media peaked in 2017 and has slowly been declining since. Are Users Unliking/Unfollowing Brands on Social Media?

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Some Perspectives on Pinterest

Social Media Marketing

There are a number of sites and platforms that serve as social bookmarking tools: Delicious is probably the best known one; StumbleUpon, Reddit and Digg are variations on the concept of the merging of discovery, serendipity and search, with tagging as the common thread that runs through each.

The Nine Best Facebook Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Not surprisingly, an ecosystem of developers and vendors have created tools to extend the marketing capabilities of the world’s largest social network. Sample review: “Are you randomly posting to your Facebook Page with no clear strategy? Buffer Social.

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Cranberry Launches PeoplePond.com Search Engine Optimization for People Service

Bill Hartzer

PeoplePond allows you to create an online profile complete with an “About Me&# biography–it will then link to your social media content. Using your PeoplePond profile, you can then promote your verified identity and authenticated ownership of your social media content.

Monetizing Facebook: Dollar Value of Facebook Fan

Laurel Papworth

Savvy marketers continue to invest substantial sums in building a presence on social networks like Facebook and Twitter. Vitrue “manages&# 45 million fans, so sampled that data to look at wall post impression to fan ratio.

Nielsen Social Media Report: mobile social web use on the rise

SocialFish

If you haven’t seen it yet, the Q3 2011 Social Media Report released this September by Nielsen is worth a look. Highlights of Nielsen’s “State of the Media: The Social Media Report”. Tumblr is an emerging player in social media, nearly tripling its audience from a year ago.

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand. 58% of consumers follow brands on social media. Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website. ” — Social Media Today.

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The 32 Best Twitter Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

While Facebook is far and away the largest social network, when it comes to driving B2B website traffic and brand visibility, Twitter and LinkedIn are tops. Sample review: “Grow and manage your following using Tweepi. ” — Social Media Today. 22) Social Quant.

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Public Relations becomes Community Relations – Social Media

Laurel Papworth

Today you do your best to get them articles in women’s magazines, hand out free samples and so on. Public Relations becomes Community Relations – Social Media is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Technorati Tags: Australia , company , management , Online Communities , PR , public relations , publics , social media , social networks. Singapore: PR Social Media Course and Crisis Communication (2).

The Eight Best Social CRM Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social customer relationship management (CRM) was being written about as a distinct product category as far back as 2008, but market interest really began to take off the following year. How does social CRM differ from traditional CRM? 26: The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools. #27:

The 11 Best Social Media Campaign Builders and Ad Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media has become a core element of marketing across businesses of all types and sizes: maintaining active, optimized profiles; sharing industry-related updates; amplifying their own content; and engaging with prospects, influencers, advocates, and customers. Social Media Examiner.

The Six Best Google+ Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Despite its detractors , Google+ remains one of the “big four” social networks and has its share of prominent fans in the business world. For most websites, Google+ doesn’t drive the volume of social traffic that Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter do.

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The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

The 20+ tools showcased here enable you to automatically find, source, search, store, organize, annotate, and/or share content from a wide range of publishers and social sources. Sample review: “Add and curate content from any public webpage. …Social Media Walls for Events!

Monitor Your Brand’s Instagram Activity with New Reporting Tool

Mindjumpers

In my blog post How to Boost Your Number of Followers on Instagram , I wrote about the importance of monitoring your activity on photo-sharing application Instagram at the same level as you monitor your other social media presences.

The 17 Best Photo Editing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Instagram, Snapchat and Pinterest are among the fastest-growing and most engaging social networks. Sample review: “FotoFlexer (has) a clean, tabbed interface featuring basic edits, effects, and animations, and the ability to beautify, distort, and decorate your images.

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Is There Magic Behind Your Bulk Uploading Scheduler?

agora pulse

If you manage multiple social networks, this will be such a timesaver. Which Social Networks Can You Bulk Schedule To From Agorapulse? From your Agorapulse dashboard, choose your network then click on ‘Bulk Publishing.’ Saving up your social energy.

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Top 5 Facebook Promotion Types

Harp Interactive

If you have a Facebook Page for your business, you should strongly consider running a social, interactive promotion on your Page. And, companies that run contests or sweepstakes have twice as many fans on their sponsored social network pages as those who don’t.

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How To Create a Cross Channel Social Media Report

Unmetric

Less than 24 hours ago, we launched a cross-channel social media reporting capability. This means Unmetric clients can download a detailed comparison report for as many social profiles for any time period. It’s one brand’s various social profiles, 1 from each social network.

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Get LinkedIn or Get Left Out: Using LinkedIn Effectively

SocialFish

You hear a lot of hype about the benefits that Facebook and Twitter can bring to your business, but these social networking sites can often overshadow the even greater potential LinkedIn has for virtually every department within the organization. What makes LinkedIn so superior to alternative social networking sites is its exclusively professional audience and no-nonsense atmosphere. When he isn’t reading or writing blogs, he enjoys sampling good music and good food.

The Five Best Pinterest and Instagram Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Greater use of visual communication has in turn made Instagram and Pinterest two of the fastest-growing social networks. As with other social networks, the right tools can help marketers use these platforms more effectively.

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The 12 Best Competitive Intelligence and Benchmarking Tools

Webbiquity SMM

increasing social engagement, website traffic over time, etc.) Sample review: “Want to know how your competitors are doing in terms of attracting customers to their site or how they are faring against you in terms of traffic? ” — RazorSocial (Social Media Analytics).

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My Favorite 2010 Search & Social Awards Nominees

Kikolani

In just a few hours, I had the Search and Social Awards banner in my sidebar and had sent out a tweet asking readers for support. So I would like to take a moment to introduce you to some of my favorites in the nominee list, plus a sampling of some of their recent top posts.

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How to Use Your CEO’s Twitter Account to Build Brand Loyalty

Convince & Convert

A dramatic number of consumers have come to expect an executive presence on social media, particularly Twitter, as a means of accessing brands 24/7/365. As BrandFog’s study concisely points out, “The ROI of social media is that you now exist.”. Sample Content: .

Cross-channel Social Media Reporting in 5 minutes or less

Unmetric

Hey social media analyst, we’re sorry, but all those hours you put into creating that perfect report, you could’ve done it in 5 minutes. You can view a sample report here. Inside Unmetric Social Media Reports

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11 Shocking New Social Media Statistics in America

Convince & Convert

You think social media is reaching maturity, and the whipsaw behavioral shifts that change like a Dwight Howard trade request are things of the past? You can access the entire presentation at The Social Habit microsite, but 11 social media statistics in particular stood out for me.