You may have heard the stat that StumbleUpon drives more traffic referrals than any other social media site. So StumbleUpon wanted to shed some light on this by describing the lifecycle of a web page in StumbleUpon, especially how long you could expect the average web page to keep getting visitors. Please feel free to leave comments and questions.
Sandvine a company that makes devices that assist broadband providers with throttling the connections of their users, so they should know about high bandwidth usage reports Global Internet Phenomena Report for Fall 2011
Today, more and more companies are livin’ la vida local as online search expands and evolves at a rapid rate. Still, it’s not always easy to understand the logistics of local search, from what works well with consumers to how businesses can improve their local listings. To help you leverage the local search marketing scene, MDG Advertising developed this insightful infographic to serve as a virtual road map to driving up local rankings and results.
Over the past few years, we’ve seen social media used in the job market in a number of ways. Social media monitoring service Reppler recently surveyed more than 300 hiring professionals to determine when and how job recruiters are screening job candidates on different social networks.
Are you one of those people who cringes at the thought of a horror movie? Or are you the individual who can’t peel your eyes off the screen? I most definitely would fall into the latter group, as I don’t only like horror movies- I love them! Something about that incredibly fake corn-syrup looking blood and the suspense is just so appealing to me! With some inspiration from the silver screen and some eerily awesome Halloween coupons, our humble abode could very well be the setting to some pretty frightening films (to the dismay of my scaredy cat of a husband). via
You likely know that Facebook is the world’s largest social network with more than 800 million users, but did you know that more than 250 million photos are uploaded every single day? Or that the average American spends seven hours and 46 minutes browsing her friends’ profiles per month? Facebook has become an integral part of our lives — some people more than others. It’s where we learn what our friends are doing, who they’re dating and even what they’re listening to. Mashable wanted to dive deeper into the Facebook phenomenon, so they collected some stats about the social network and putRead More
Developer Dear Future Astronaut has compiled data from users of the app to reveal wider trends in iPhone photography. Data is only pulled from people who have used the Photo Stats app, but some of the data – such as times of day most popular for taking photos, ISO settings and image orientation are taken from a large enough sample (over one million photos) to be indicative of wider trends.
These past few months have been full of all types of new tech news – from the release of the new iPhone 4s, Netflix’s flipping and flopping with separating their streaming / DVD by mail services, Amazon announcing a whole new lineup of Kindles (brand new Kindle Fire and Kindle Touch), and Facebook changing their profile layouts. With all these breaking tech updates, it can be a challenge to stay on top of it all – and more importantly, to see how people feel about all of these changes. Lab42 launched a survey to 500 Americans asking them about their thoughtsRead More
Here’s an infographic by a company that’s more than happy to point out Facebook’s shortcomings. This “Facebook Wall of Shame” was created by WordStream, Inc., a provider of search marketing software and services.