Category Archives: Social family

Facebook: one billion active users milestone – from Zuck’s own words!

Just saw this on my Facebook timeline: As they say: the world is shrinking… Mark Zuckerberg just announced that there are more than one billion people using Facebook actively each month.

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Identifying social trends and influences pushes for new social media analytics tools

MediaPost just published this cool post, take a look! Some hints? Brennan Carlson, VP of strategy at Lyris, called for search terms similar to tweets in microblogging sites like Twitter. He said Google and Twitter offer analytics tools, but can’t … Continue reading

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What is actually social data value? What is the value of a single “social-bit”?

What is the value of a tweet? How much does Yelp value a review? As a participant in the social media economy, how much value does your participation create for companies like Facebook and LinkedIn? Here comes a pretty infographic … Continue reading

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Facebook goes shopping and acquires Instagram; price tag: $1 billion

Breaking news: Facebook shoots a nice picture! Facebook is buying Instagram according to this post by Mark Zuckerberg. This is an important milestone for Facebook because it’s the first time we’ve ever acquired a product and company with so many … Continue reading

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Pin me up: according to Experian, Pinterest is the third most popular social network

Here we are: Pinterest, the new kid on the block has become the third competitor in the social network arena. Experian’s “2012 Digital Marketer: Benchmark and Trend Report” says social networking has reached new highs, with 91 percent of adults … Continue reading

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Social media and advertising analytics trends and tools that are effective, profitable (and somehow even free!)

A nice post by KissMetrics about social-, and -web, analytics tool that help marketers plan and report strategies and campaigns effectively. We all know these days that a good marketing strategy always includes a digital component…like email, blogs, Twitter, Facebook … Continue reading

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Dating online in 2012: what is really like?

This infographic from FreeDating UK shows how much dating has changed recently – and how much is social media involved! How much is true (or a bunch of lies) in all social relationships sparkling around the ‘net (growing and… failing)? … Continue reading

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Social Media TV Charts: who wins, who loses, where are TV viewers heading to?

Mashable reports with this cool infographics about Social TV trends and charts what happened in a middle-March week in the Social TV arena [Via Mashable]

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Social TV: ConnecTV announces March Madness: basketball will never be the same – social

I love Social TV! I guess it’s the next big thing putting together all tech stuff: mobile + social media + TV. USA Social TV company ConnecTV, has announced its March Madness line-up of innovative content features for the biggest … Continue reading

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New rules for Social media – a 4-part article about social era and industry culture

Here comes a 4-part article from HBR.org (which I love) and Nilofer Merchant (which I didn’t knew about but I’m glad I discovered). It’s about social media and its acceptance in industry culture. Beginning from well-known examples like Facebook, Twitter … Continue reading

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