Tag Archives: social media monitoring
Product Review: Using Brandwatch for Social Media Monitoring

Product Review: Using Brandwatch for Social Media Monitoring

Brandwatch (www.brandwatch.com) was founded and launched by Giles Palmer in August 2007. Giles continues to lead the company at the position of CEO, and is assisted by Fabrice Retkowsky who is the Chief Technical Officer and Bryan Tookey who is the Chief Operating Officer. Based out of Brighton in the UK, Brandwatch has undertaken continuous [...]

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Product Review: Using UberVu for Social Media Monitoring

Product Review: Using UberVu for Social Media Monitoring

UberVu was founded jointly by Dan Ciotu, Vladimir Oane and Dragos Ilinca in early 2008. Vladimir is the CEO of the company, Dan is the CTO and Dragos runs Marketing and Customer Development for the firm. Based out of London, the top team consists of about 10 members, and in the three years after inception, [...]

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Social media marketers prioritize “skills” over ROI

Social Marketers are much more interested in mastering chosen social marketing platforms, integrating social media with their existing campaigns, and forgoing for now measuring their social media ROI. This finding about the readjusted importance of ROI was totally unexpected.

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Finally: Proof that you don’t need to measure social media ROI

Finally, after thousands of wasted hours trying to track returns and develop complex models, we have conclusive proof that ROI isn’t the primary measure of success in social media. A SmartBrief report, that somehow slipped under our radar last year, included a slide (below) which shows clearly that only 35%, little more than a third, [...]

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