Kickstarter In The UK: Launches Today

Celebrating with the age old brilliance that is the GIF.

The greatest tennis shot you’ll ever see.

The Value Of A 2012 Social Media Share Is $3.23 – According to Eventbrite

$3.23 = Dollar Value Per Share—the average value of the additional tickets sold through this share (up from $1.78 in 2010).

Twitter $1.85/share (up from $0.43 in 2010)
Facebook $4.15/share (up from $2.52 in 2010)
LinkedIn $0.92/share (up from $0.90 in 2010)
17 = Visits/share (up from 7 in 2010)

Facebook 14 visits/share (up from 11 in 2010)
Twitter 33 visits/share
LinkedIn 10 visits per share

Facebook posts by consumer and retail brands: What content works best?

Strategies of Brands with Global Facebook Pages

What Does Your Brand Stand For?

Some of the world’s most successful brands have been hard at work on their profiling for many years, which has put them in a category of their own. We know them from their branding, and not so much for their actual products.

We love what they stand for, and as a result, we like buying their stuff. That is exactly what branding is all about. You have to make sure people like what your product or service conveys. People have to be able to identify with the things you are trying to sell. If they do, that’s when you know you are doing your business branding the right way.

Have a look at these different business branding characterizations and see if one of them fits your brand. You can always research respective companies to see how they have succeeded in branding their businesses. There are a few examples in each category here that you can start with and then branch out.

The Mindset Divide: Personal VS Professional Networks

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People use different social networks for different reasons, this much is obvious but this research from LinkedIn/TNS includes 6,000 respondents data. A good sample. 

YouTube and Recruitment

Will It Blend? iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S3

Brilliant.

46% of Managers Believe Employees Misuse Social Media & Work Technology

10 Social Media Statistics

The Power of Social Content

US Football VS UK Football: Which Sport Wins Social?

The Wonderful World of Quora

From brands to prosper, they need to become Servile.

Classic Marketing VS Social Media Marketing

Optimum Posting Times for Brands on Facebook

How Technology Is Depriving You Of Sleep

Turn Pinners In To Purchasers

Edgerank 101: Just What Is It?