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Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Facebook algorithm change negatively affects media brands

Media companies have been negatively impacted by recent changes to Facebook's algorithm, according to recent research from SocialFlow. >>

Friday, June 03, 2016

Social media 'Likes' as rewarding as chocolate among teens

A large number of 'Likes' is as rewarding as winning money or eating chocolate to a teenager, according to new study from the University of California, Los Angeles. >>

Friday, June 03, 2016

Experts: How to better use Instagram and LinkedIn for business

A recent report found that consumers are engaging more with B2B brands through Instagram thank through the business-focused LinkedIn. So, does this mean brands should abandon one for the other? Not necessarily, says one expert. >>

Thursday, June 02, 2016

Expert: Why differences between socnets matter

Recently, a report made round citing the difference B2B brands were finding between social networks LinkedIn and Instagram - primarily, that Instagram was a better engager than the business-minded social network. One expert weighs in on the importance, for brands, to know their social network. >>

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Study: How consumers use social to source news

Social networking has changed from a place for long-distance families to keep in touch to crowdsourcing the launch of a new product to the social-shaming of celebrities. And, according to one new report, getting a daily dose of newsworthy events. >>

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Survey: SMBs keying into social

In the small business world, television and radio spots may be advertising goals, but social is a rising star. That's the word from a new Magisto survey which found that rather than shelling out tons of ad dollars for traditional media ad runs, small businesses are keying in to social. >>

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Ad Roundup: Solutions aim to give retailers more insight

In today's roundup, micro-influencers, increased target and a payments/reward system are up and running for marketers and brands. >>

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Research uncovers the value to brands of influencers on Twitter

It is 'handheld' names, not 'household' names, that are helping to sell products in the 21st century, according to a new joint study from Twitter and analytics firm Annalect, as online influencers prove they have the power to persuade. >>

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Brands continue to ignore fans on social media

It is common sense that ignoring customers will cause them to dismiss a brand and head elsewhere yet, according to new data from Sprout Social, that is exactly what many brands are doing on social media. >>

Monday, May 09, 2016

Top 3 tips for brands to implement a Facebook topic data strategy

DataSift's partnership with Facebook, for Facebook topic data, allows insights to be drawn from posts, likes, comments and shares from among Facebook's 1.65 billion monthly active users. DataSift's CEO shares tips for creating a better topic data strategy. >>

Monday, May 09, 2016

Quintly: Facebook Reactions use underwhelming

Facebook users finally got some alternatives to the bland "Like" button earlier this year. However, new research shows that, despite the new choices on offer, most are sticking with the old 'thumbs up'. >>

Monday, May 09, 2016

Social is not the place to target younger generations

Brands may want to reconsider targeting younger generations in their social media feeds, according to new research released by customer experience firm Lithium Technologies. >>

Friday, May 06, 2016

Survey: Disconnect between brands, consumers about UGC

It turns out, brands and consumers aren't as in sync as many experts have believed when it comes to user generated content. While many brands believe their consumers are ready to share user-generated content (UGC) to win contests, consumers say they aren't at that point. >>

Friday, May 06, 2016

How Facebook topic data is impacting social

Facebook topic data is still a new force in the social space. The data gives brands the ability to look at how consumers are engaging with posts and shares within Facebook, and that data can be rich in targeting options. >>

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

3 trends to watch in social marketing

The push from brands into the social space continues to be strong, but as more businesses enter social it is also becoming harder to be heard. One expert identifies three trends for brands to watch in the social space. >>

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