The Life Cycle of a Social Network

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The launch of Geocities by Yahoo marked for some the beginning of a new revolution in the online media called social networking. Likewise, social networking is also subject to several stages of its own life cycle. How can social media benefit your business?

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Nears Global Domination, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. via Yahoo. via SmartBlog on Social Media. Please email marissa@modernmediapartners.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list.

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Social Networking Stats: LinkedIn Tops 200 Million Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. via Yahoo. Please email marissa@modernmediapartners.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 Days, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. via Yahoo. via SmartBlog on Social Media. Please email marissa@modernmediapartners.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter Tops 200 Million Monthly Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. via Yahoo. via SmartBlog on Social Media. Please email marissa@modernmediapartners.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list.

Social Networking Stats: 63% of Users Share Product Info on Facebook, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. via Yahoo. via SmartBlog on Social Media. Please email marissa@modernmediapartners.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. 63% of Facebook Users Share Product Info on the Social Network With Friends, Family. Out of those surveyed, 63% of Facebook users share product info on the social network.

Social Networking Stats: Instagram Has 90 Million Active Monthly Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. via Yahoo. Please email marissa@modernmediapartners.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list.

Social Networking Stats: Sina Weibo Reaches 400 Million Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. via Yahoo. via SmartBlog on Social Media. Please email marissa@modernmediapartners.com if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. ” Social Media Statistics censorship China Sina Weibo social networking statisticsFacebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook. Twitter: over 500 million users. via Twopcharts.

Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth

Will be the second biggest revenue earner in the Social Economy. . We take a look at the legal, social and media perspectives and ask the question is it really that important? One of the great mysteries of life is why Anon was such a genius in print and such an idiot online.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Accounts for 17% of Mobile Ad Revenue in US, #RLTM Scoreboard

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. . Facebook’s second place finish marks a revision in eMarketer ‘s forecast; originally Yahoo!

Integrate Social Networks with your Corporate Website with ‘Social Sign On’

www.web-strategist.com

The Techcrunch acquisition dispels those myths 2 days ago « People on the Move in the Social Business Industry: Sept 21, 2010 Upcoming Research Teaser: What do Employers Want in a Corporate Social Media Strategist? timbursch Do you think we will see a Social ID, similar to OpenID?

Social Media: Change Is The Norm. Flexibility Is A Requirement.

Myrland Marketing

A week or so ago, my Social Media friend, attorney Brian Cuban, posted a link on his Facebook wall, leading to a Facebook story on FoxNews.com where a journalist prognosticated about the Social Networking site, saying it will disappear in less than a decade. Social Media Uncategorized AOL Brian Cuban Business Change Facebook Flexibility FoxNews.com Marketing Nostradamus Planning Social Networking Strategy Wall Street Yahoo

Pew Research Survey: Findings on Search Engines, Social Networks.

Adam Sherk

The content on search engines and social media gets a little lost among all the stats and charts so I thought I’d summarize that data here. Social Media 19% of the public regularly (7%) or sometimes (12%) get news or news headlines through social networking sites.

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We're Addicted to Social Networks: 48% of Us Check Them in Bed

Pamorama

It turns out that many of us are obsessed, checking in with our social circles at all times of the day and night. Similarly, 26% of iPhone owners check in with Twitter or Facebook before turning on the TV, compared with 17% each of all social media consumers.

87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Though social media marketing is now used in about 90% of companies, techniques, platforms and best practices continue to evolve. What will likely be the hot trends in social media over the next couple of years? Social Media Stats and Demographics. Social Media in the Enterprise.

The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

This year, colleague Cheryl Burgess and I changed things up a bit, opening the award to nominations but focusing specifically on outstanding men and women who work for technology companies and are active on social media. Jeanette leads the Social & Digital Marketing team at Cisco.

Tumblr’s Revenue Per Visit Jumps 340% Year-Over-Year

The Realtime Report

A new study from Adobe reveals a record-setting fourth quarter 0f 2013 in terms of revenue from social media visitors, and Tumblr’s growth rate was the highest among all social media networks.

Removing Trending Articles From Your Facebook Timeline

SocMed Sean

For instance, if you use Spotify or Yahoo! Facebook Featured Social Media facebook privacy social media social networking tipsFacebook does it again!

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Anand Chandrasekaran to Lead Global Strategies, Partnerships for Facebook Messenger

SocialTimes Facebook

Anand Chandrasekaran , most recently chief product officer at Snapdeal , announced his move to Facebook in a post on the social network, as reported by Manish Singh of Mashable. Prior to Snapdeal, Chandrasekaran served as chief product officer at mobile carrier Bharti Airtel , and he has also worked with Yahoo , Openwave and Aeroprise. A big name in the tech scene in India has joined Facebook to lead global strategies and partnerships for its Messenger application.

How Facebook Could Become Irrelevant

Waxing UnLyrical

When Kathy Savitt was named CMO of Yahoo, a lot was written about her obsession with Generation Z (the generation born post 1990 or so). Think about it: what possible incentive would there be to cede the autonomy that other social networks offer?

Facebook is Trampling Other Social Networks

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook is Trampling Other Social Networks by Pam Dyer on April 21, 2010 Share Back in March 2008, Facebook was poised to overtake MySpace, but it wasn’t yet the most popular social network in the world.

Why Your Marketing Needs Real-Time Data

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Another Advertising Week in New York is upon us and so far I have seen some great presentations from companies like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Quantcast, comScore, and even Yahoo! However, if there is one thing that is becoming painfully clear to me is the need to be relevant to your audience – whether you are advertising to them, being social with them, or just creating the right kind of conversations about your brand. View more presentations from Networked Insights.

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Why Bing And Yahoo! Still Matter

Small Business Mavericks

Google might have the lion’s share of the search market , but Bing and Yahoo! Usually, Bing has a little more than Yahoo! You can push your Bing rankings higher if you have a strong Facebook network and promote your links to your Facebook friends. Google has its own social network with Google+. Yahoo!, That’s why Bing and Yahoo! SEO for Small Business bing google search engines search marketing website traffic yahoo

Women Dominate Social Networks | pamorama

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Women Dominate Social Networks by Pam Dyer on August 3, 2010 Share According to a new study from comScore , social networking sites reach a higher percentage of women than men.

Bashing Google+: Fashionable, but not Smart

Geoff Livingston

Many social media wonks bash Google+ at social media conferences and in online conversations. Doubting the new social network is the fashionable thing to do. In the 1990s Yahoo! Yet Google’s success over Yahoo was due to an improvement in technology.

Do You Need A Degree In Digital Marketing And Social Media?

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I think I missed out on the social dynamics of being in university, but I never let my lack of formal schooling get in the way of my education. What about digital marketing and social media? Universities and colleges now offer courses in the area of digital media, online strategy, social media, web analytics, search engine marketing and more. If we have learned anything in the past decade-plus about social media, it is that there is no harm in actually trying things.

The Last Temptation Of Social Media

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There's a growing lesson for big brands in Social Media. Unless you own the platform (like a Blog, Podcast or your own, personal, online social network), ensure that everything else is a channel for you to connect and not the entire platform. There will be instances where the value of leveraging a network of connected people (in places like Google + , Pinterest , Facebook, etc.) The Last Temptation of Social Media. online social network. yahoo.

Interview with Social Media Manager: Layla Sabourian-Tarwe from Yahoo!

Social Media Citizens

Layla Sabourian-Tarwe is Senior Social Media & Online Community Manager at Yahoo! Previously, Layla has been an International Community and Communications Manager at eBay , Community Manager at Logitech and Global Partner Network Community Rep at Oracle. Here at Yahoo!

Get Them Talking, Then Get Called To The Table

Myrland Marketing

to being one of Yahoo’s earliest employees, to co-founding JD Supra with Aviva Cuyler , to simply being a constant student of everything around him. We don’t spend time in these spaces we call Social Media engaging in Social Networking because it’s our hobby.

A Pinteresting Story

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With rumors swirling of Facebook 's pending IPO (and the billions at play that go along with it), it does seem like the most opportune time for the online social networking behemoth to go public. In fact, if Facebook's growth and interest continues to propagate, we can expect that more and more platforms will simply offer social networking solutions that can live and play alongside and within Facebook (much like Twitter does). online social networking.

News Feed Optimization (NFO) is the new SEO!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I mean content that can be used for Inbound Marketing (hat tip to HubSpot who created the term) things that can be shared socially like blog posts, eBooks, videos, podcasts, research reports.

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This Week in Social Media – 5/29/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep our wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs.

What Keeps The Chief Marketing Officer Awake At Night? - Part 2

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What was Yahoo thinking when they acquired Tumblr for nearly the same amount? It is the information that consumers are willfully creating and sharing online and on social media channels. Suddenly, brands can better connect to these individuals through these social channels, and this creates a more holistic connection to "who" their consumers truly are (pushing well beyond the standard demographics and psychographics). online social networks. yahoo.

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?

Yahoo Adds Enhanced News Results to searchmonkey

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Yahoo Adds Enhanced News Results to SearchMonkey by Adam Sherk on August 31, 2009 On Friday Yahoo announced new additions to its SearchMonkey enhanced results, including options for news content. SearchMonkey allows sites to use structured data to include additional information in their Yahoo search results such as addresses and phone numbers, review scores, pricing, etc.

Pinterest Is No. 4 In Traffic Generation

Small Business Mavericks

Traffic from Bing and Yahoo! 1 reason to consider using Pinterest for your social networking is that your audience is there – or at least a significant amount of your target audience. If the people you are trying to reach are using Pinterest and you have interesting images to pin, then I believe you can make some good use out of the social network service. Social networking is, uhm, networking. Here’s something interesting.

Should Your Social Networks Mingle?

Direct Marketing Observations

In fact, back in April there was a pretty good post in Social Media Today on 7 social media aggregation tools that you should use that caught my eye. Yoono connects you to your social networks and messengers. But what if each network has specific audiences?

Mobile Breaks Search. And Your Brand

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We went from a handful of network television channels ( CBS , ABC , NBC , etc.), to a handful of Web portals ( AOL , Yahoo , etc.), to a handful of social media platforms ( Facebook , Google , Twitter , etc.) More than ever, brands have to realize that Facebook (and other social networks) could well be the Internet for most consumers. Assuming that social media is just another paid advertising channel or a place to do digital experiential is a huge mistake.

Social Media Stock Talk: Five Reasons to Buy Facebook

Waxing UnLyrical

The biggest news in the history of social media took place Friday when Facebook had its IPO, becoming the biggest social name ever to join the public market. Sure, GM got off of there , but GM can afford TV block time and is hardly a surefire fit for general social media advertising.

100 Examples of Corporate Social Media Policies

Koka Sexton

The following table contains the names of over 100 companies and organization that have published their Employee Social Media Policies or Guidelines online… The left side column is the name of the organization, and it is linked to their organizational or corporate home page. Yahoo!