LinkedIn is a professional business networking platform. Working professionals, employees can use the platform to connect better with like-minded people working in the same field. Just like we do promotions on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram; LinkedIn can be an excellent platform for advertising. LinkedIn Ads are the newest way of reaching corporations. The various features in […]
Category: social media measurement
Facebook to promote social well-being by hiding likes
In a move that could go a long way towards curbing feelings of anxiety and depression linked with social media use, Facebook is testing a feature to hide like counts on their posts. In a statement given to TechCrunch, a Facebook representative said,” We are running a limited test where like, reaction and video view […]
Why IGTV is a must for businesses these days?
Of all of the social media networks, Instagram is the only one that’s truly listening to the navigation of its users. It’s currently the most engaging and popular social channel. So when Instagram debuted its stand-alone app for long-form video, IGTV, there was a lot of fanfare and excitement around it. While initial buzz quickly […]
Social Media ROI becomes important
Social Media ROI is a rather complex concept, I’ve observed. Unlike more direct forms of marketing, its indicators may not include actual sales. This has resulted in a lot of skepticism about its impact and hence relevance. With Social Media, you can touch your stars. I wrote to my favorite writer, I’m ‘following’ my favorite […]
Metrics (Measures) in social network analysis (Part 2)
Individual-level Density The degree a respondent’s ties know one another/ proportion of ties among an individual’s nominees. Network or global-level density is the proportion of ties in a network relative to the total number possible (sparse versus dense networks). Flow betweenness centrality The degree that a node contributes to sum of maximum flow between all […]
Metrics (Measures) in social network analysis: (Part 1)
Betweenness: The extent to which a node lies between other nodes in the network. This measure takes into account the connectivity of the node’s neighbors, giving a higher value for nodes which bridge clusters. The measure reflects the number of people who a person is connecting indirectly through their direct links. Bridge An edge is […]
Website Audit: SEO Measurable Parameters – Part 1
Converting a lead is never an easy job for the sales person in any industry with no 100% guaranteed results and even if you guarantee people will come up with a link saying that “No one can guarantee results” how come you? But still the industry is getting more and more clients with great potential. […]
Are we in Public domain or Private domain on social networks?
Social networking websites like MySpace, Facebook, and Bebo are all over the internet and today’s youth are spending a lot of time using these sites to make friends and does time pass. How is public life changed by social technology? How the properties of meddled publics like social network sites different from unmeddled publics? We […]
How is social networking advertisement targeted?
Sites focused on shared interests allow advertisers to better target their messages. HIGHER COSTS According to itLinkz figures, advertisers are paying more each time their ads are viewed on his site than on more general social networks. Advertisers are paying double-digit figures for every 1,000 times their ad is viewed. MySpace‘s average charge per 1,000 […]
Reasons for the more targeted approach to social networking:
One is the sheer popularity of sites such as MySpace and Friendster. As those sites have expanded and become among the Internet’s most trafficked, some users and potential users have grown wary about exposing themselves to so many people. Some users would rather connect with people with whom they share common interests, such as hobbies […]