Social Business is not Dead: New charts and data reveal the real evolution of social businesses

In recent times, I’ve noticed a rise in discussions around the “death of social business” and also an increase in alternative “fill in the blank but don’t use the word social” businesses. Some of those discussions have been hosted here recently. There’s strong merit to the discussions of course, especially those I’ve hosted (be sure to read …

10 must-know digital marketing statistics from 2013

In this post, I round-up some of the significant stats from 2013 which show the big trends in consumer behaviour across different digital platforms and channels that will help you question your priorities in 2014. Social media marketing Q. Which social networks should we focus on? With limited time you need to focus your participation …

Facebook Stories: Year in Review 2013

http://vimeo.com/81305866 Today, we're taking a look back at the people, moments and places that mattered most on Facebook in 2013. Conversations happening all over Facebook offer a unique snapshot of the world, and this year was no different. Every day, people post about the topics and milestones that are important to them – everything from …

Portable Gaming Report Q3 2013

In partnership with International Data Corporation (IDC), App Annie released the third quarter 2013 edition of the ongoing App Annie & IDC Portable Gaming Report.  Viewers will gain insights into the continuing shift in consumer spending from gaming-optimized handhelds to mobile devices. Included are a variety of charts and analysis of the changes seen in smartphone …

Navigating Social Media Infographic

In honor of its upcoming book launch, online education and marketing firm 9Clouds has released a teaser for the full-length field guide to social media in the form of a handy infographic. The graphic includes key stats, target markets, audiences, the time commitment for each network, a general overview designed to help you figure out which networks are best …

[Daily Notable OT] Ministry Of Sounds “DECADE” Mashup by Robin Skouteris 2000 – 2009

http://youtu.be/26Eo4ZNn5T4 Call it commerical but... it rocks! Well no... it dances! An Official Promo mix, to promote the new compilation "DECADE" by Ministry Of Sound, which includes Club classics from the years 2000-2009. Out now! Remix & Video edit by Robin Skouteris.http://www.robinskouteris.com Buy album on CD: http://po.st/DECADE Buy album on iTunes: http://po.st/DECADEiTUNES The ultimate collection of 60 …

The Ultimate Moment of Truth and The Art of Digital Engagement

In 2012, Google along with Jim Lecinski published a fantastic book that explored how digital customers made decisions in what Google refers to as “The Zero Moment of Truth.” The ZMOT as it’s abbreviated, helps strategists discover relevant strategies and tactics on how to show up at the right place, at the right time and …