Daily Archives: May 15, 2012

Many Facebook Employees Will Be Millionaires – Will They Stay?

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How Women Can Win Negotiations

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Facebook Mobile. Growing Fast – Infographic

Facebook hit 488 million mobile users which is absolutely amazing! There is no other app in the world that would have that many mobile users. Facebook has 50% of all its users on mobile phones and the reach is even bigger in countries such as South Africa, Nigeria and Japan with 70 – 80% (!!!) This number makes them really intense Facebook mobile countries…Read More

Source: SocialBakers.com

It is amazing to see how far mobile has progressed. For Facebook, this is not only good news. Facebook’s business model depends on advertising and advertising on mobile is only in its beginner stages. So many mobile users shrink the numbers of people on a PC where advertising is displayed.

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Can Facebook Beat Google As The Biggest Advertising Platform – Infographic

General Motors is pulling its entire $10 million advertising budget from Facebook, mere days before the IPO. According to a Wall Street Journal report, they called ads on the social network “ineffective,” but called Facebook pages “effective and important.” Looking at the data on the infographic below, courtesy of AdWords provider WordStream, it’s easy to see why. Advertising rates on Facebook rose 40% in 2012, but click through rates fell by 8%…Read More

Source: Mashable.com, WordStream.com

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Think Global. Act Global. Top Brands on Facebook – Infographic

As Facebook gears up for its initial public offering later this week, there’s been a lot of speculation about the company’s valuation. But there’s no denying that its worth to major and up-and-coming brands is invaluable, allowing Facebook users to interact and engage with companies in unprecedented ways. A new infographic from social marketing firm SocialBakers takes a look at which global brands are making the most of their Facebook presence…Read More

Source: SocialBakers

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The History of Marketing – Infographic

Ever since people have had something to sell, we’ve been marketing. But the effectiveness of those marketing methods have waxed and waned over thousands of years, and as consumers and their technologies advanced at a more and more rapid pace, marketers have had to change their game…Read More

Source: http://blog.hubspot.com/marketing-history

 

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Groupon’s Key to Profitability – Infographic

This chart shows Groupon’s revenue and marketing expenses from the first quarter of 2010 to the first quarter of 2012.

Source: Statista

The Most Dramatic 5 Minutes in Soccer

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Moms and Social Media – Infographic

Social media: It’s not just for college kids anymore. Families use Facebook to stay in touch across generations. Friends well into middle age share photos on Instagram. There’s even an 80-year-old grandmother on a quest for 80,000 Twitter followers.But how does social media’s widening reach affect the family unit? The brand-engagement firm GMR Marketing recently polled about 1,000 moms and kids to see how social media has penetrated family life and affected mother and child relationships…More

Source: Mashable.com