Does the thought of going viral sound exciting – or does it make you recoil? It turns out that fewer than 1 in 5 American adults would like to become viral on social media or famous on the news for a short time, according to a recent YouGov survey. The results indicate that men (22%) would be significantly more apt than women (15%) to welcome the attention.
Selena Gomez is currently ranked number one among celebrities in terms of the marketing value of her social media posts.
Slightly more than 6 in 10 youth aged 13-24 would try a product or brand suggested by a YouTube star.
Watch an animated heatmap of how Ellen DeGeneres’ a-list selfie at the Oscars spread across the world through Twitter.
Based on advertising data gathered from the beginning of January 2012 through October 2013, Ace Metrix found that in the aggregate, TV ads containing celebrities underperformed those without.
Twitter Chatter: Junior Seau’s Death [CHART]Rate this post via mashable.com NFL legend Junior Seau was found dead at his Southern California home on Wednesday. He was 43 years old and mortally wounded by a gunshot to the chest when his girlfriend discovered him unconscious, according to reports. Seau’s death is being investigated as a possible […]