Social Media News and Info
560 views | +0 today
Follow
Social Media News and Info
A compilation of recent articles and facts on the use of social media - including the WHYs and HOWs, tips and tricks of best social media use for businesses and non-profit organizations.
Curated by Raylene Wall
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

How Businesses Spend Their Social Media Dollars / Flowtown (@flowtown) [infographic]

How Businesses Spend Their Social Media Dollars / Flowtown (@flowtown) [infographic] | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

Social media marketing seems to be an increasingly prevalent buzz word, and for good reason. How are small- to medium-sized businesses spending their social media dollars? This infographic breaks it down.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

How The World Would be Without Facebook [Infographic]

How The World Would be Without Facebook [Infographic] | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

Today, Facebook has become part of our daily life. ... Search and Social company, SingleGrain has a nice infographic which shows what we all would have been missing if Facebook would have never existed.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

How Google is Changing Our Memory? [Infographic]

How Google is Changing Our Memory? [Infographic] | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it
Google has taken over our lives. Although most of the services Google provides helps us in our daily life.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

Social Media is not just having an account on facebook or twitter

Social Media is not just having an account on facebook or twitter | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it
When everybody is moving to digital age, Social media is one of the buzz words said by every marketer and advertising practitioner.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

Google Analytics vs. JetPack Site Stats: a Head-to-Head Comparison

Google Analytics vs. JetPack Site Stats:  a Head-to-Head Comparison | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

Which analytics platform is better for WordPress bloggers – Google Analytics or JetPack Site Stats? I’ll compare the two analytics platforms and how they stack up to each other in four primary areas:

Difficulty to Setup

Variety of Features

Ease of Use

Statistical Accuracy

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

Weigh Your Mind » Using Video to Enhance a Brand’s Image and Presence on Social Media

"By using video, a brand is giving their audience and consumers a look from the outside in and further deepening the connection. There are several ways to make this happen."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

What's the Difference? Community Manager vs. Social Media Manager

What's the Difference? Community Manager vs. Social Media Manager | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

As more organizations build online customer communities, often aided by social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter, the lines between community and social media have begun to blur... do you know the difference between a Community Manager and a Social Media Manager?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

HOW TO : Use Social Media SEO Perfectly ~ Geeky Stuffs

HOW TO : Use Social Media SEO Perfectly ~ Geeky Stuffs | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

Social media is powerful, and SEO is important. So how do you get them to work together perfectly?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

Top 10 Small Business Facebook Pages: 2011 Winners!

Top 10 Small Business Facebook Pages: 2011 Winners! | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

Small Business Facebook Pages: Here are the winners of Social Media Examiner’s Top 10 Small Business Facebook Pages for 2011. <<  Here are some excellent examples of GREAT small business facebook pages.  While not every aspect will be useful or appropriate for your page, this will give some ideas of what kinds of things you might use in your design and approach to Facebook for your business.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

7 Reasons Why Social Media is More Important Than SEO ~ Geeky Stuffs

7 Reasons Why Social Media is More Important Than SEO ~ Geeky Stuffs | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

SEO is important, but social media is more powerful, and therefore more important!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

Social Media: Why small and medium business get it and large businesses are holding back

Social Media: Why small and medium business get it and large businesses are holding back | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

Large enterprises are still slow to adopt social media. Many have jumped on the bandwagon, but many have yet to be convinced that social media will do anything significant to develop audience or revenue.... In 2010, facing hard economic times, small and medium-sized businesses planned sharp increases in spending on social media and email marketing. By 2013, they are expected to be devoting more than half of their online advertising budget to social media.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

Six Reasons Why Creating A Facebook Page Is Not The Right Decision — Social Media Optimization

Six Reasons Why Creating A Facebook Page Is Not The Right Decision — Social Media Optimization | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it
Good article by Nichole Kelly titled six reasons not to create a Facebook page. Nichole writes that ” Many companies are rushing to try and jump into social media because they feel tremendous pressure to prevent being left behind..
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

Social Media Managers - do you know your ass from a hole in the ground ? ? ?

Social Media Managers - do you know your ass from a hole in the ground ? ? ? | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

This is a question worth asking, honestly!  Asked by a friend and fellow social media manager - "Among'st things I'm involved in, is social media marketing/management. Everyone and their distant relatives from 5 generations is a "Social Media Manager/Marketer/Internet/ EXPERT ! The truth is, 90% of those in this field don't know their ass from a hole in the ground, and are unqualified to be practicing - well actually practicing is what they're doing, but they should pull down their business shingles until they become journeymen/women in this trade."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

Tips for Top Twitterers

Tips for Top Twitterers | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it
Seven ways to be more effective on twitter, engage with your followers, get retweeted, use hashtags and not be seen as a spammer.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

19 (more) Social Media 2.0 tips

19 (more) Social Media 2.0 tips | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

I found this article to be extremely helpful in laying out some basic tips for success in the social media realm. While the focus is on the hotel industry, it can apply to any business setting.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

18 Reasons to Use Social Media

18 Reasons to Use Social Media | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it

Social media is not the end-all, be-all of your business. But there are still some great reasons to be engaging in the social media realm.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Raylene Wall
Scoop.it!

55% Twitter Users Are Female : Twitter Stats And Facts (Infographic) ~ Geeky Stuffs

55% Twitter Users Are Female : Twitter Stats And Facts (Infographic) ~ Geeky Stuffs | Social Media News and Info | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.