The Week in Social Analytics #106

It’s Friday, so that means it’s time for This Week in Social Analytics and our favorite posts of the past week in the world of measurement, analytics, and social media. See a great piece we missed? Link to it in the comments, or tell us about it on Twitter or Facebook. First: Edelman Digital’s new Entertainment Study is out this week.More

10 tips for live-tweeting sports events

The World Cup kicks off today, and with other exciting sports events on the horizon- the NBA Finals, Stanley Cup, US Open, and more World Cup this weekend alone- we thought we’d expand our 9 tips for watching TV on Twitter to include, specifically, sports events: Definitely announce ahead of time if you’re going to be live-tweeting aMore

The first Vine from space

NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman posted the first Vine from space this weekend, condensing hours on the ISS and an orbit showing a never-quite-setting sun into six seconds: 1st Vine from space! Single Earth orbit. Sun never sets flying parallel w/terminator line #ISS #Exp40 @ast… https://t.co/6TwyNdewCU — Reid Wiseman (@astro_reid) June 6, 2014 Social media hasMore

The Week in Social Analytics #105

It’s Friday, so that means it’s time for This Week in Social Analytics and our favorite posts of the past week in the world of measurement, analytics, and social media. See a great piece we missed? Link to it in the comments, or tell us about it on Twitter or Facebook. Three Ways to Tell Stories With Data [from Edelman Digital;More

Apple’s WWDC 2014 by the numbers

Chances are you’ve seen some of the big announcements coming out of Apple’s Worldwide Developer’s Conference (WWDC 2014) in San Francisco this week, and we thought we’d take a look at the size of the entire conversation around it. Since the conference started on Monday, 704.6k tweets have been made so far about the WWDC byMore

Using social media to study fire recovery

Any headlines predicting the “end of Twitter” or fearing that “everyone is bored with [social platform] now” fail to recognize that humanity is pretty good at coming up with innovative uses for the tools at our disposal, and that Twitter and other social media platforms are no exception to this. Case in point: A fireMore

The Week in Social Analytics #104

It’s Friday, so that means it’s time for This Week in Social Analytics and our favorite posts of the past week in the world of measurement, analytics, and social media. See a great piece we missed? Link to it in the comments, or tell us about it on Twitter or Facebook. Connected Customers are Invisible to Those Who Value Demographics [fromMore

Summer travel heats up on social media: It’s #VegasSeason!

Summer travel season, meet #VegasSeason: A well-executed summer travel campaign that crosses from traditional advertising to social media channels in a way that gets each audience interested, even if they aren’t aware of the contest tied to it. The contest Vegas itself wants to give you two chances to win a trip there, and the tripMore

The Week in Social Analytics #103

It’s Friday, so that means it’s time for This Week in Social Analytics and our favorite posts of the past week in the world of measurement, analytics, and social media. See a great piece we missed? Link to it in the comments, or tell us about it on Twitter or Facebook. The 2014 Social Media Marketing Industry Report from Social Media ExaminerMore

Travel resources on Twitter and more: Updated

With Memorial Day approaching this weekend, summer travel is on the minds of many, and the resources to plan and execute the best trips for business or for pleasure lie within the social sites you know and love. Last year we looked at the Top travel resources on Twitter: Accounts to follow and chats toMore