Social Media Stats

Jim Tobin
12
Jan

Is Google+ Less Interesting than MySpace? New Data From Users Says Yes

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Are you on Google+? If so, add Ignite Social Media’s Google+ page to your circles. An interesting nugget or two […]

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Misi McClelland
08
Aug

Blog Post Promotion: Paid Ads – Our Quick and Dirty Case Study

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In spring, Jim Tobin wrote an interesting post about social media campaigns outperforming banner ads. With a nod to the […]

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05
Jul

Data Reveals Insights Into The Effectiveness of Post Automation

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This is a guest post by Tristan Handy. Tristan is the Director of Operations for Argyle Social, a social media […]

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Jim Tobin
12
Apr

Case Study: Social Media Campaigns Outperform Banner Ads for Driving Quality Web Traffic

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Large brands like the ones we work with typically include social media marketing as part of a much larger marketing […]

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Brian Chappell
06
Apr

2011 Social Network Analysis Report – Geographic – Demographic and Traffic Data Revealed

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2010 was a rocky year in the social network space and many sites closed their doors including Propeller.com and Team […]

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Lisa Braziel
03
Feb

Foursquare to Facebook Places: Insight into Check-ins

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Many are claiming this year as the year of “social mobile”.  Even Facebook’s CTO announced that one of the primary […]

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Lisa Braziel
09
Nov

Social Media Engagement of the Top 100 Global Brands

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In preparing a social media strategy last week, I stumbled on the Engagement DB report prepared by Wetpaint and Altimeter group in 2009, and I must say, the report still has nuggets of insights that are helpful ammunition for most social media marketers.

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31
Aug

5 Elements of a Retweet Machine: Case Study of Mashable

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When Mashable posts, people listen. And not only do they listen, but they echo, in the form of Retweets. We recently experienced the awesome Mashable Retweet machine on an article covering RowFeeder’s new social media monitoring in Excel. The article saw 1,365 Re-Tweets in total. On top of that, we saw a 20% conversation to sign-ups on visits from the article. We were amazed watching the Retweet machine in action and decided to take a look at the data and how we might apply Mashable’s practices to our content and social media efforts. We found 5 primary things that make Mashable the RT love generator that it is…

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Brian Chappell
02
Jun

2010 Social Network Analysis Report – Geographic – Demographic and Traffic Data Revealed

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Its that time of the year again and I thought our readers would be curious how the different social networks have progressed over the last 2 years since we started analyzing the various social networks from around the world.

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Lisa Braziel
05
Aug

2009 Facebook and Twitter Growth by Age Group

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As I noted in my last article about the subtle shifts happening within MySpace, social network audience demographics are always […]

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