Political study shows how to get the most out of social media – and business people won’t like it. You need to do what Donald Trump does.
The UK is gripped by politics at the moment with local elections across the country and an impending general election. Take note, online businesses…!
Study shows that business activity on social media only works in the short-term. Long-term it leads to reduced sales.
Research shows that self-centred material on social media turns people off from you. You need to get other people talking about you instead.
What drives people to share things from your website? It is not the ease-of-use, nor the features you provide. Instead, it is the kind of person that visits.
Your credibility on social media could be harmed by how you use the network. Retweets, for instance, are bad…!
Twitter prediction that UK will vote to leave the EU could be surprisingly accurate.
People tend to share for three reasons and the most common reason for sharing is one that most businesses do not get involved with. Time for a change?
Unfriending on Facebook is unlikely if the person is popular. Even if they post negative and abusive things, popularity outweighs negativity.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been linked to the use of social networks. Can your online activity actually cause you social media stress?
Your social media activity merely reinforces your own ideas and thinking. So, for businesses, that actually means social media is tough. Really tough.
The widespread use of social media by businesses could be leading them in the wrong direction. Social networks are biased and do not represent all.
You need to create tougher boundaries between your personal, private and your public information online. Internet Privacy is a significant concern these days.
Social media can cause stress. Overload of information and poor systems cause symptoms.
Use of social media mirrors your real world relationships. So if you want to be successful with a network, mix with more people who use it.
A poor business rather than bad social media practices might be why many companies cannot get more Twitter followers
Analysis of words used on Twitter is more accurate at predicting heart disease than traditional medical methods
Most people who have a social network profile do not actually use that social network.
Social media marketers have lost the plot. They believe that checking whether their work affects the bottom line is unimportant.
Most sharing is now done on Facebook with the other social sites seeing a significant drop in material shared in the past year.