Burson-Marsteller recently released the results of its third annual Global Social Media Check-Up Study.
Tasty Placement put together this infographic to demonstrate the effect social media signals have on search engine visibility.
Infographic Labs created this infographic to illustrate the benefits of using Google+.
WordStream created this infographic to illustrate how paid clicks are overtaking organic search results.
Facebook experienced the largest percentage growth of writers names appearing on page 1, increasing by 10 to 62 percent.
Nearly three-quarters of respondents consult Facebook in making those decisions, while one-half have tried new brands due to recommendations via social media.
Customer satisfaction with social media sites has dipped by 1.4% year-over-year to a score of 69 on a 100-point scale.
As paid video content becomes more available via different channels, tablet and wireless phone viewing of paid video has increased from 2011 levels, while viewing via PC/Mac has decreased.
Socialbakers believe the best way to compare social performance is to analyze Engagement Rates, as they argue in this infographic about the engagement metric.
Social media factors top list of Google search engine ranking factors.