50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Pam Sahota provides helpful mini-reviews of 20 free social media monitoring tools worth checking out, from Twilerts and Backtype through Proxlet (which, among other features, helpfully filters out those annoying Foursquare checkin tweets) and Trendrr.

The Super Bowl & Social Media: 5 Must-Reads

Firebelly

By Cory Bergman Trendrr said this year’s Super Bowl had approximately 5X the social activity over last year. It’s been an exciting week for sports (and social media) enthusiasts here in Indianapolis!

Tools for Monitoring Online Conversations: Part 2 of Monitor Your Brand Online

Harp Interactive

Trendrr. This blog post is the second in the 2 part series on brand monitoring. In case you missed the first blog post, here is the link: Monitor Your Brand Online.

Twitter Changes the Social Data Ecosystem

Net-Savvy Executive

Twitter has bought other companies in the social media analysis space— BackType (2011), Bluefin Labs (2013), Trendrr (2013)—but Gnip is a bigger deal. Today''s announcement that Twitter is buying Gnip raises big questions about the market for social media data.

Data 88

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

Harp Interactive

Trendrr : A shareable and intuitive tool to measure the viral aspect of social media campaigns. The client wants to know if their social media campaign is working!

FB Facial Recognition, Social TV and Do Work Son

Jeff Esposito

Twitter Acquires Social TV Tracker Trendrr – this move is great from Twitter. After a three-week hiatus, I bring you this week’s edition of Five for Friday.