The desire to receive discounts and special offers was the top reason for “liking” a brand, cited by 41% of US users.
Entertainment-related companies are the most popular to follow on social networks.
Food related content was the most popular content that consumers interacted with on Pinterest – 57% of consumers interacted with food related content.
Restaurants led all categories in local online searches in Q1 2012 on the YP Local Ad Network, per a July 2012 report from YP.
Customer Satisfaction With Hospitality Industry By Sector [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Customer satisfaction with full-service restaurants has dipped this year, and for the first time is on par with fast food establishments, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). The index for full-service restaurants fell 2 points to 80 on ASCI’s 100-point scale, […]
2011 Video Ad Completion Rates, By Industry [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Consumer goods manufacturers had the most success among various verticals in getting their video ads viewed in 2011, finds a PointRoll study [pdf] released in May 2012. Consumer goods ads were fully completed 48% of the time, and at least halfway completed 64% […]
Top Brands’ Google+ Fan Engagement By Industry [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com Simply Measured also tracks which industries are performing well on Google+ and as of May 2012, nearly 2.7 million people had put an automotive brand in their Circles, pushing automotive ahead of electronics as the most popular industry. In February, electronics and beverages […]
Likely Mobile Locations For Tablet Owners [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com While recent research shows that tablet owners do much of their online shopping at home, new data from the Media Behavior Institute reveals that tablet owners are more likely to find themselves in a range of out-of-home locations than the typical US adult. Capturing […]
Restaurant Marketing Channels [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com The vast majority (94%) of restaurant operators who have placed ads on TV say that the ads are either very of somewhat effective in increasing overall revenue for their restaurant, finds the National Restaurant Association (NRA) in a May 2012 survey sponsored by LivingSocial. Among operators who […]