Salvation Army Uses #theDress to Raise Awareness on Domestic Violence

The Salvation Army in South Africa is using #thedress to spread message about domestic violence. The model sports bruises on her face & body. The caption reads “Is it so hard 2 see black & blue? 1 in 6 women are victims. Some of the tags used are 

Which Indian E-commerce Leads on Social Media? – Snapdeal, Flipkart, Yepme, Myntra, Jabong & others

The data by social media research firm, Simplify360, has been collected from over 57 eCommerce firms in India. Some of the factors taken into considerations are organic mentions, inorganic mentions, fan size & others.

Top 5 eCommerce website on Social Media is Flipkart, Snapdeal, eBay, Myntra & Jabong. Yepme is the leader on Facebook with 59,08,797 fans, top 3 players have 51% of voice share, Snap deal high on engagement.

Top 10 Most Mentioned Brands on Twitter in Q4 2014

Top 10 Most Mentioned Brands on Twitter in Q4 2014 – Some of the brands mentioned are facebook, Disney, Google, starbucks & others

A Bad Year For Twitter Investors

Infographic: A Bad Year For Twitter Investors | Statista
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How to Create Presentations That Don’t Suck

2014 Fifa World Cup – Biggest Social Media Event & Stats on it

Simply Measured has a blog post on the Social Media stats for 2014 Fifa World Cup. The world cup has created a sort of records in terms of shares, interactions, engagement & amplification for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & others. The big debate is which sporting event in future will overtake this record? Some of the stats are

1) The final #WorldCup game between Ger & Arg alone resulted in 280 million interactions by 88 million people on Facebook. For Facebook, this has become one of the most popular sporting event in its history

2) The final match created a record number of tweets with more than 618,725 tweets per minute(TPM)

3) Fifa’s Instagram account increased from 42,000 followers to nearly 908,753 followers in 31 days. (http://instagram.com/fifaworldcup). #WorldCup #Brasil2014 #Copa2014 #CM2014 #WM2014 are the tags for Fifa world cup

4) “The Fifa #WorldCup has generated more Facebook interactions than the Super Bowl, Oscars & Olympics combined.”. Super Bowl has created a big name for social media interactions in the US

5) More than 2 billion world cup related searches on Google (https://www.google.com/trends/worldcup#/en-gb/)

6) More than 32 million tweets about the #GERvsARG match.

Worlc Cup Stats

Worlc Cup Stats

Social Media for Academic Branding – How to use it to Increase Visibility?