How to Survey Your Audience

Convince & Convert

One way to find out your customers’ opinions is by sending out a survey. The following are some tips to keep in mind, as well as some websites that will help you effectively survey your audience. You’re going to need several surveys out there for all your different projects.

Publisher Survey: Reddit Traffic Way Up, Digg Way Down

Adam Sherk

12 sites is a very limited sampling so this survey is certainly not meant to be conclusive. Among the surveyed group, Reddit went from a combined total of 6.3 Related posts: Survey: Twitter Less than 1% of Traffic to Newspapers and Magazines; Facebook 1%.

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The State of Social Media Marketing – Summary of Annual Survey Report (Part 2)

Mindjumpers

The findings are based on a survey, conducted among 469 marketers from wide varieties of industries, company sizes and levels of social marketing expertise. 80% of survey respondents state they monitor for brand mentions in real-time, near-time or a few times a week.

Take the Community Careers & Compensation Survey!!

SocialFish

Then please take this survey ! The survey, conducted by our buddies at the Community Roundtable , looks at key roles, skills and compensation in the community domain. Are you a community manager? .

The State of Social Media Marketing– Annual Survey Report

Mindjumpers

The It compares the state of social media in 2011 and expectations from 2012, based on this survey. According to the survey, it is quite obvious that all social platforms will grow in 2012.

Surveys: Essential to the PR Pro’s Toolbox

Waxing UnLyrical

The problem with surveying is that it, allegedly, takes too long. The good news for PR professionals who want to do a little discovery before diving into a survey is that there is no IRB to go through. The idea of polling and surveying is catching on (again).

An Online Business Survey and A Good Example

Small Business Mavericks

The report itself is interesting because it includes the results of a survey conducted on businesses operating online. More than a fourth of those in the survey identify as Small Business Owner, and the biggest challenge is seen as generating traffic. It is absolutely brilliant of Copyblogger to put the survey results in this many options because it means they are more likely to get a bigger response.

Should You Answer Survey Questions On Facebook?

Small Business Mavericks

Business people like to criticize social media websites like Facebook and Twitter for being time killers. You get sucked into some game like Farmville or Cityville and the next thing you know you’ve spent an entire afternoon killing time. Who’s fault is that? It cerainly isn’t the game maker’s fault nor is it the fault of the game. You have to discipline yourself to control your time. Isn’t that what business is all about?

Social Media and Leadership Survey Results

SocialFish

We will be sharing the results of our Social Media and Leadership Survey TODAY, Tuesday October 16 at a workshop in Washington, DC. If you can’t make the event, please contact jamienotter[at]gmail.com if you’d like to receive the survey results report in due course.

Survey: Pinterest a Great Source of Links for Publishers. What Types of Sites Get the Most Links?

Adam Sherk

The surveyed group includes the magazine sites in my Pinterest traffic survey plus quite a few more that we work with at Define Media Group. To make the survey more meaningful I divided the 60 sites into eight categories.

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Working to build scientific communities? Please take the AAAS State of Scientific Community Management Survey

SocialFish

The folks over at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) are currently running a survey to determine what community management within science looks like.

Using Mobile Surveys for Immediate Customer Insights

Engaging Brand

Mobile surveys is something that intrigues me - so I asked Mark Penson to share his insights into mobile surveys (watch out tomorrow for our interview on The Engaging Brand podcast ). Forget Email Surveys: Use Mobile Surveys for Immediate Customer Insights. Paper surveys have probably been around since papyrus. As PCs became more popular, so did online surveys. Email surveys aren’t keeping up with the times.

IMPORTANT PLEASE SHARE: 5 Minute Social Media and Leadership Survey

SocialFish

This is a quick and dirty survey that will only take you five minutes – we greatly appreciate everyone’s particpation. Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey, the world’s leading questionnaire tool.

2016 State of Community Management Survey – We need YOU

SocialFish

The Community Roundtable have launched their annual State of Community Management research survey. The survey will take 20-25 minutes to complete and includes a worksheet to help gather data ahead of time. START THE SURVEY HERE.

19 Easy Ways to Survey Your Audience and Crush it with Content

Socially Sorted

Is it time to Survey your audience? In this post, I share 19 Ways to Survey Your Audience … so you can Crush it with Content that catches attention and converts! You forgot to survey your audience. So here are 21 Ways to Survey Your Audience.

Survey of 100 Inbound Marketers: 73% Say Their #1 Blog Metric Is…

Writtent Blog

According to the survey results, most inbound marketers not only create content, but they do so every week. Both this survey and our survey results reveal content creation to be the greatest challenge inbound marketers face. We’d love to hear your thoughts on this survey.

Please Take My 2014 Reader Survey

Justin Levy

The survey is anonymous. The survey is easy to fill out. Thank you to Michael Hyatt for the survey suggestion. I took some questions and re-purposed others from his and Mike Vardy’s annual surveys. The post Please Take My 2014 Reader Survey appeared first on Justin Levy.

Show 487 - Using Mobile Surveys for Customer Insights

Engaging Brand

Anna Farmery talks to Mark Penson, CMO of Survey Anyplace , an expert in using mobile surveys to get real-time customer feedback. Are mobile surveys right for you? You can read more about Mark''s ideas on Using Mobile Surveys to Gain Customer Insights in this Engaging Brand post. The importance of providing a customer incentive to fill out a customer survey. Are mobile surveys only valuable in real time? Are mobile surveys right for you?

In-House Counsel Use of Social Media Survey: An Interview With Greentarget’s John Corey

Myrland Marketing

The long-anticipated 2013 In-House Counsel Use of Social Media Survey conducted by Inside Counsel , Greentarget and Zeughauser Group was released today. In another blog post today, titled Summarized: The 2013 New Media Engagement Survey , I provided a quick overview of the survey.

All Polls and Surveys Are Not Equal

Geoff Livingston

In Washington, polls and surveys drive policy decisions, particularly around campaign season. However, several online polls and surveys last week did produce highly questionable results, and in once case, was outed as a hoax tarnishing the Microsoft Explorer brand.

The 2013 State of Community Management Survey

SocialFish

A little bit about the focus of this year’s research, from the Community Roundtable’s call for survey participants (bold mine): Many of TheCR Network members and the organizations we work with struggle with some of the following questions: What is the benefit of a community strategy?

Using Mobile Surveys for Immediate Customer Insights

Engaging Brand

Mobile surveys is something that intrigues me - so I asked Mark Penson to share his insights into mobile surveys (watch out tomorrow for our interview on The Engaging Brand podcast ). Forget Email Surveys: Use Mobile Surveys for Immediate Customer Insights. Paper surveys have probably been around since papyrus. As PCs became more popular, so did online surveys. Email surveys aren’t keeping up with the times.

20 Tremendous Digital Marketing Stats and Facts

Webbiquity SMM

The CMO Survey ). The CMO Survey ). Digital marketing budgets continue to rise, often at the expense of offline advertising spend. But digital marketers must continue to evolve practices as they strive to make their content an asset, rather than an annoyance, to prospective buyers.

It’s that time again: The Third Annual Association Content Marketing Readiness Survey

SocialFish

And, for the past two years the Association Content Marketing Readiness survey has looked into how they were doing with their content strategy. What will the 2014 survey results reveal about your work in the past year? Take the 5-minute survey here. By Monica Bussolati.

16 Enigmatic Business Blogging and Other Marketing Stats

Webbiquity SMM

86% of B2B companies surveyed are currently blogging, along with 77% of B2C companies. But just 60 percent of surveyed marketers consider them effective. The CMO Survey ). The CMO Survey ). The CMO Survey ). The CMO Survey ).

47 Superb Social Media Marketing Stats and Facts

Webbiquity SMM

Image credit: The CMO Survey. The CMO Survey ). Then again—a recent survey found 46% of CFOs admitted to making important decisions based only on instinct. ( The CMO Survey ). The CMO Survey ).

Survey says… People do pay for online content!

SocialFish

‘Nuff said, really. The question is, what of your stuff is good enough to pay for? Buying and selling e-content. View more presentations from Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. Useful Data datalicious

MUST READ new Pew survey about groups on the internet

SocialFish

There is a brand new Pew Internet Research survey out called The Social Side of the Internet which is all about the impact of the internet on GROUP-FORMING.

Video + Survey: Measuring and Defining Earned Media in a Mobile-First Digital World

Talkwalker SM

In a joint initiative, Talkwalker and D S Simon have released an in-demand survey and an in-depth video that will reveal best-in-class insight into how PR and communications teams are working to earn media and the tools and analytics they’re using to measure results.

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88% of Digital Marketers Consider Realtime Marketing Critical To Their Efforts

The Realtime Report

Three-quarters of marketers are using realtime marketing, and 41% have included realtime marketing in their 2014 budgets, according to a new survey from realtime web personalization platform Evergage.

10 Cheap Survey Tools for Bloggers Who Want Answers

ProBlogger

And the best to do that is with a survey. How can surveys help you? This will help you create surveys, but it won’t help you get to those breakthrough insights that will turn your posts into reader magnets. To do that you need to know information like this: Demographics: A survey will tell you who’s reading your blog. Content: A survey will tell you what kinds of content your readers like. Top survey tools. WP Survey and Quiz Tool. Survey Me.

Survey: Twitter Less than 1% of Traffic to Newspapers and.

Adam Sherk

The surveyed group included a mix of sites covering general and breaking news as well as specific topics such as lifestyle, sports or entertainment. Among the surveyed sites the highest Twitter percentage was 2.9% Among the sites surveyed the figures ranged from 30-60%.

What Motivates People to Share on Facebook? (Infographics)

SocialTimes Facebook

Content marketing agency Fractl surveyed more than 2,000 Facebook users to uncover the motivation behind their sharing habits. Facebook Infographics Alexey Boldin Fractl friends Issues men Politics surveys womenMore than one-half of all adults in the U.S.

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

Adam Sherk

Why Your CEO Should Be Active On Social Media [Study]

Mindjumpers

Survey Results: The majority of survey respondents, 78%, said CEO participation in social media leads to better communication, while 71% said it leads to improved brand image and 64% said it provides more transparency. Tweet.

Lawyers: Do These Questions About Social Media Sound Familiar?

Myrland Marketing

Could you please do me a BIG favor and take 60 seconds to answer a very simple, 1-question survey? The survey can be found below, but in case there is any issue with it, here is the survey link. Create your own user feedback survey Thank you so very much!

2012 Social Media Marketing Industry Report

Mindjumpers

This study is based on a survey conducted for more than 3,800 marketers, with the goal of understanding how they are using social media to grow and promote their businesses. Similar Posts: The State of Social Media Marketing– Annual Survey Report.

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How to Meet Your Consumers’ Social Media Expectations

Mindjumpers

Despite this demand for direct interaction and customer care on the social networks, the Zendesk survey participants also drew a pattern of fans being very easily satisfied in terms of brand effort. Already on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest?

Study: The Global Social Media Check-Up 2012

Mindjumpers

Tweet Burson-Marsteller has conducted a survey examining the social media activity of the world’s 100 biggest companies – the Fortune Global 100 companies. Facebook placed third in the survey.

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How to Buy Social Media Services: A Survey

Bare Feet Studios

As an initiative for the Social Media Club Hawaii Chapter in 2011 , I set up a survey of social media practitioners, looking at compensation and services. You can Download a PDF of the Social Media Pay Survey here.