Internet users followed more retailers on Pinterest (9.3) than on Twitter (8.5) or Facebook (6.9) in March 2012.
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Pinterest launched in March 2010 and by January 2012 was pulling in 10 million unique monthly visitors.
7 in 10 global adults would rather interact with helpful, friendly customer service people than have an efficient, automated sales experience.
While Netflix remains the dominant provider of paid alternative TV services, Amazon Instant Video is gaining traction with consumers.
Fully 12% of total revenue for publishers (the vast majority of whom publish magazines) is digital revenue.
President Obama had more than 3 times as many estimated website viewers in October than Governor Romney (8.6 million vs. 2.6 million), resulting in far greater reach among internet users (0.1124% vs. 0.048%).
41.7% of global in-house marketing and communications professionals report that their companies’ PR investments were unchanged in Q3 2012.
Best selling marketing author Rohit Bhargava put together this presentation of 2012 presidential campaign imagery to illustrate Obama’s greater “likeability.”
Marketing budgets are still in general decline around the world.
US travelers were often using their smart phones for mobile hotel-related searches such as finding things to do nearby or places to eat near their hotel.