Social media user satisfaction remains steady this year though it is still in the lower tier of industries on this measure. The overall index for social media is unchanged at 73 on a 100-point scale, though some platforms are better rated than others.
According to a report by Shareaholic, the percentage of website traffic coming from Facebook has already declined drastically in the second half of 2017.
This infographic by Frames Direct illustrates the evolution of the Internet from a text-only to a visual medium.
Amazon’s US advertising revenue was expected to reach $1.65 billion in 2017 before almost doubling to $3.2 billion by 2019, at which point its ad revenues are expected to be as large as Snapchat and Twitter, combined. New survey results demonstrate that B2C marketers are taking note of Amazon’s potential in the advertising business, and that a sizable share are already advertising with the eCommerce giant.
More respondents turn to Google (85%) than to Amazon (72%) to help them find product ideas and information before making a purchase.
Nearly half of US teens say they prefer Snapchat over other social media sites, including Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.
This infographic from Curalate illustrates how social content is the new storefront, based on its 2017 consumer survey.
Despite potential financial restrictions, marketing remains a priority for small business decision-makers.
Influencer-focused content marketing company Collective Bias polled its stable of largely female influencers to get a sense of their preferred social networks.
B2B marketers appear to be relying on a few key social media channels, with LinkedIn (89%), Twitter (86%) and Facebook (82%) closely bunched at the top.