Small and medium-sized businesses and nonprofits admit that drumming up new customers is the concern most often giving them sleepless nights.
The number of unique visitors had dropped over 6 million from where it was just two years ago.
Mobile Safari (15.11%) and its desktop counterpart (13.65%) combined to account for 28.76% of traffic to e-commerce websites in Q2 2012.
Restaurant websites are accessed most frequently between 5 & 8pm.
Automattic’s WordPress.com blog hosting platform just keeps growing. Traffic is up 25% compared to a year ago, and 79% compared to the year before that. It hosts around half of all WordPress sites in the world (of which there are currently 54.7 million). Read the rest at Pingdom. Rate this post
Pinterest has grown from 700K to almost 20M unique visitors in the last year – or about half the number of Twitter’s unique visitors.
The new data shows that Pinterest’s referral traffic climbed from .85% in January to 1.19% in June.
via marketingcharts.com Just 40% of marketers say that their social media marketing has benefited them by improving their sales, down 7% from last year, per an April 2012 report from the Social Media Examiner. Despite this, the results indicate that prolonged investment into the marketing channel pays dividends: the proportion of marketers who report sales […]
via emarketer.com A January 2012 poll of worldwide tablet users conducted by Equation Research for technology performance company Compuware found that seven out of 10 respondents expected that websites would load at least as fast on tablets as they would on PCs. Read the rest at eMarketer. Rate this post
via marketingcharts.com Rich media ads perform far better than standard banner ads in driving users to websites, while banners with video provide an even greater lift in visitors, says MediaMind [download page] in March 2012 analysis of 24,000 creatives with more than 12 billion impressions served in North America between July and December, 2011. In […]