Tag: social media marketing

22% Snapping Squares on Instagram

Instagram has hit 400 million monthly active users, making it far larger than rival Twitter, as the social networking site looks to boost advertising revenues from the service. It took nine months for the photo-sharing app to rack up its latest 100 million users.

34% Use Twitter, Want More Tweets

Better social media techniques increase fan interest, and engagement, the University of Missouri reports. A new study could provide valuable Twitter 'best practices' for many businesses. They found that the more individual teams released original content from their Twitter accounts, such as score updates

Younger Consumers Trust Yelp Reviews

In Blueshift's Trends Tracker report, Google is respondents‰Ûª most trusted site for reviews on merchants, followed by Yelp. However, Facebook‰Ûªs new search tool, the Places Directory, is expected to dip into use of Yelp.