Pinterest Posts Have a Long Half-Life New research from Piqora shows that half of all product orders from a Pinterest pin come at least 2.5 months after that product was first pinned. This is a dramatically longer half-life than the 30 minutes a brand Facebook post...

Pressure on Facebook from Marketers Rises Some people were surprised that I challenged Facebook ad investments in my new book Earn It. Don't Buy it. and had some critical things to say about how the site is treating marketers. But I’m not the only one. The...

Twitter isn’t sitting still as it gets ready for the public offering. Much of this week’s social news was dominated by that network, so let’s jump in. The Meaning of DM is Changing Quickly Two pieces of news this week involving Twitter and its direct messages. One...

The Top 50 Facebook posts on the Ignite Social Media blog were once one of the key blog posts published each month. We’ve decided that although this research allowed us better insight into brands’ movement on Facebook we didn't see much change month to month,...

Here's the social media marketing news you need to know to kick your week off right. Twitter is rapidly testing new features, while Woobox continues to work on making News Feed contests easier in this week’s Social You Should Know. Twitter Releases an Experiment Every Day On...

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