Facebook advertising & How to use it

Facebook advertising & How to use it

Facebook’s Importance to Online Publishers

Facebook has yet again changed the algorithm behind its news feed to the effect that its users will see more posts from friends and family and fewer from brands and media outlets. What sounds like good news for users, will probably cause some concern among online publishers around the world.

The organic reach of news articles or other branded content on Facebook has reportedly been declining for a while now and after this week’s announcement, publishers might fear a further decline.

Infographic: Facebook's Importance to Online Publishers | Statista
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Which Social Networks Do Advertisers Rely On?

When it comes to social media advertising, Facebook is by far the most popular network of choice. Behind the market leader however, things are less clear. According to a research report by Social Fresh, Instagram is quickly gaining popularity among marketers and could soon take Twitter’s place as the second most important social advertising channel.

Infographic: Which Social Networks Do Advertisers Rely On? | Statista
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Ipsos : Google is India’s most influential brand

According to the study by global research firm Ipsos, Google ranks on the 1st and is followed by
Facebook, Gmail, Microsoft and Samsung
in the top five. Flipkart is the top ranked Indian brand at 7th place. The other two Indian brands are – SBI and Airtel- 9th & 10th. US-based Amazon is placed at 8.

Foreign brands like Google and Facebook rank on top in terms of their influence. This shows Indian brands need to improve their overall marketing offerings to improve their confidence levels. In India, study involved, asking more than 1,000 Indians online to assess more than 100 brands.

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Twitter Falls Behind in Terms of Mobile Engagement

According to comScore data, an average user in the United States spent less than 3 minutes a day using Twitter on mobile devices in the fourth quarter 2015 – Facebook sees 10 times that engagement, as our chart illustrates. To make things worse, Twitter’s mobile engagement has been declining for seven straight quarters until the end of 2015 and supposedly continued doing so in the first three months of 2016.

Infographic: Twitter Falls Behind in Terms of Mobile Engagement | Statista
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Social Media Analytics For Twitter, FB, Pinterest, Youtube, Slideshare, Linkedin, Tumblr, Flick, WordPress, Blogger, Vine, Google+ & Instagram

Social Media Analytics For Twitter, FB, Pinterest, Youtube, Slideshare, Linkedin, Tumblr, Flick, WordPress, Blogger, Vine, Google+ & Instagram

Facebook launches Instant Articles & how it will help users, marketers & publishers?

With the increase in mobile browsing & consumption of news articles/content increasing, Facebook’s Instant articles will play an important role in which we read news on the mobile. Facebook has announced a partnership with top publications like NYT, national geographic & others where Facebook will actively host entire articles on behalf of news organizations. Some of the top benefits of the instant articles include

1) Fast and Responsive

Leveraging the same technology used to display photos and videos quickly in the Facebook app, articles load instantly, as much as 10 times faster than the standard mobile web.

2) Interactive and Immersive

Powerful new creative tools bring your stories to life. Instantly zoom into high-resolution photos and tilt to explore in detail. Watch autoplay video come alive as you scroll through the article. See where it all happened with interactive maps. Hear the author’s voice with embedded audio captions
3) Simple and Scalable

Using existing production tools and standard markup language, you can publish any type of article, from daily news coverage to longform features. Harness standard HTML and RSS feeds to scale entire content libraries in the Instant Articles format and provide a fast, interactive experience for all of your readers on Facebook.

4) Control and Customization

You maintain control over your content and your business model. Sell ads in your articles and keep the revenue. Earn comScore traffic credit and bring your own analytics tools. Customize how your brand identity is represented from News Feed into the article.