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Facebook’s referral traffic share grew over 37% in Q1 2014, Pinterest was up 48%, Twitter increased only 1%

Social discovery and sharing platform Shareaholic today released a report covering referral traffic data from the eight largest social media sites in Q1 2014. In short, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, StumbleUpon, Reddit, and Google+ all gained, while YouTube and LinkedIn lost. … Continue reading

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Fan Engagement On Google+ Narrowly Trails Facebook, Nearly Doubles Twitter

Here’s more evidence that smart marketers shouldn’t neglect to include Google+ in their social media mix: Google+ generates nearly as much engagement per follower as Facebook and nearly twice as much as Twitter. The surprising results come from a Forrester … Continue reading

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Content Marketing Is A Long-Term Commitment, Not A Campaign

There’s a debate raging in the world of marketing. How many times must a consumer be exposed to an advertisement before it changes his behavior? According to one study, subjects “voiced a greater preference for the product after receiving three … Continue reading

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Twitter Cofounders and CEO Have No Plans to Sell Shares

Twitter‘s stock shot up by more than 3% in early trading Monday after the company announced that its CEO and two of its cofounders have no immediate plans to sell shares. In a filing with the SEC, Twitter noted cofounders … Continue reading

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Google+ and LinkedIn drive few, but more engaged social referrals compared to Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest

Social discovery and sharing platform Shareaholic today released its first report examining engaged social referrals. Since many of us spend an egregious amount of time using social media, the company was interested in answering the question “What is our behavior … Continue reading

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5 Best Social Media Campaigns Aimed at Mobile Users

Marketing and social media go hand-in-hand when companies come up with unique ways to grab their audience’s attention. And, considering mobile users are growing at a rapid pace, the faster companies jump on he mobile marketing bandwagon the better. So, what … Continue reading

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2 Best Places To Focus Your Brand’s Social Media Marketing

The social media landscape is constantly evolving. New social networks are popping up all the time and existing networks are regularly adding new features. The way people use the different social sites on an everyday basis continues to change as well. … Continue reading

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9 Takeaways From Social Media Examiner’s 2013 Social Media Marketing Report

Ever wonder how your fellow marketers are using Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest to generate brand awareness? Competitive analysis only goes so far, and leaves us wondering at the tools and tactics that make up our peers’ social media strategy. Well, … Continue reading

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28 Must See Social Media Statistics

Social media marketing is not just a trendy word, it is fast becoming and in some cases already is a viable acquisition channel for most businesses. In fact, Hubspot reports that 70% of business-to-consumer marketers have acquired a customer through Facebook. If … Continue reading

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Twitter’s New Photo Galleries and Other News You Need to Know

Welcome to this morning’s edition of “First To Know,” a series in which we keep you in the know on what’s happening in the digital world. Today, we’re looking at three stories from the tech world you may have missed. … Continue reading

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