Social Networks

    • The Business Case for Social Network Subscriptions

      By Avtar Ram Singh, {grow} Contributing Columnist For the last few years, there’s been continuous discussion around the negative effects of using a social network. Perhaps this conversation first kicked off in 2012 when an article surfaced on Psychology Today, with research about the regular dopamine hits users of a social network get from interactions on platforms like Facebook.

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  • 5 Key Strategies to Write Clickable Content for Every Social Network

    … headline when you’re going to promote the post on many social media – create unique headlines for each one of these networks. 2. The time of the posting matters. Some bloggers think that’s obvious. However, you might be surprised with how many people forget about this concept, sharing content when it seems convenient to them, not when it the best time…

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  • Flurry: Mobile App Usage Increased 11% in 2016

    … Flurry Analytics released a new report, which analyzed the time users spent in mobile applications in 2016. The data showed that overall app usage in 2016 grew by 11 percent when compared to 2015, and that time spent in apps grew by 69 percent. Messaging and social apps saw year-over-year session growth of 44 percent, while personalization…

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  • Flurry: iOS Devices Led Activations Over Christmas Holiday

    … Flurry Analytics released data analyzing device and application activation throughout the week leading up to Christmas and the start of Hanukkah. The data showed that for every Samsung device activated from Dec. 19 through 25, two Apple devices were activated. Specifically, during this time frame, 44 percent of new phone activations were…

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  • The Top 6 Ways to Grow Your App

    … means tapping into existing networks to build your own. Whether sending mobile payment requests or car fare splits or sharing photos via SMS, or sharing a Spotify playlist on Facebook, inherent virality has plenty of precedent in established, successful apps. Nuzzel, the social news app, is the perfect example of this. Founder and CEO Jonathan Abrams…

    AllFacebookin Affiliate Social Google Facebook- 40 readers -
  • Apps Are Dead: It’s All About Channels in 2017

    … Talk about application retention and usage seems to be the new black as we race into 2017. For all of us who strategize around installs and retention, there is some good news. A report from IDC tells us that we can expect the number of app installs to increase from 156 billion in 2015 to 210 billion in 2020, which is a year-on-year growth…

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  • Report: Average App Session Length Is Around 5 Minutes

    … account for longer app sessions, while social networking and e-commerce apps account for shorter app sessions. For the top 100 apps on its platform, Opera Mediaworks said the average session time has remained “steady” at “around nine to 10 minutes” throughout 2016. Elsewhere, Opera Mediaworks found that users are becoming more loyal to specific…

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  • Trust in Social Media Security Is at an All-Time Low (Infographic)

    …. Declining trust in security is not a new trend. There seems to be a disconnect wherein companies aren’t providing clear security protocols and users aren’t taking advantage of the tools to protect themselves. Clearer communication of the benefits of security tools could go a long way to solving both problems. View the infographic below–from Craig Newmark, Rad Campaign and Lincoln Park Strategies–for more details. Image on homepage courtesy of Shutterstock. …

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  • Businesses: Take a Holistic Approach to Cybersecurity

    …, and then directly contact them via email, social networks or other out-of-band communications (phone calls, SMS, etc). Indeed, spear phishing is an excellent example of how layers of security are becoming compromised by end-user behavior. When employees become too comfortable with procedures, Heid notes, they develop poor password habits and bad cybersecurity…

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  • Report: Paid App Installs Boost Organic Installs By 1.5x

    … Mobile marketing platform TUNE released a new report, which analyzed how paid application installs affect organic app installs. The report showed that paid app installs can boost organic app installs by 1.5 times across all app categories, and that depending on the specific app category, the boost can be as high as 16.6 times. In the context…

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  • Tinder Launches New Group Feature – Tinder Social

    … PACEDm.com Tinder, the world’s largest dating app with more than 26 million daily users, launched Tinder Social on Thursday–a new feature that enables groups of friends to connect with other groups and make plans to meet for the night for a group activity. Tinder founder and CEO, Sean Rad. (Image Credit: Forbes) “Tinder Social is designed…

    Performance Marketing Insiderin Social Facebook- 35 readers -
  • Kodak Moments App Receives Storytelling Update on iOS

    …, and add a story or comment about the moment in each image. Users can crop their photos and add block quotes to their text. As a social platform, users can follow others to view their images, and can post likes and comments on content. Users can also keep their posts private, giving them control over who sees their posts. In a statement, Nicki…

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  • Sploops Video Forum for Sports Fans Launches on iOS

    … Sploops has announced the official launch of its platform on iOS. The video forum for sports fans allows users to share 15 second videos containing their sports-related thoughts, or rants, with others. With Sploops, users can create a profile and select their favorite teams to customize their experience. The app allows users to follow…

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