Monthly Archive for December, 2012

The most recent report from 8th Bridge provides an overview and trend evaluation of the most recent state of Social Commerce. Data from the report was gathered during the period from August to October this year, where 475 companies based on the 2012 Internet Retailer Top 500 and Second 500 were involved.

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Guest post written by Weijia Zhong, who has lectured in Communication at Sichuan Normal University in China. Her research focuses on new media advertising. Meanwhile teaching, she has held a position as marketing planner at Chendu Media Group. She has always been interested in social media marketing, in particularly in its development in China. Many […]

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Last week, music streaming service Spotify announced their impressive numbers: 20 million active users worldwide, out of which 5 million are paying subscribers. Besides revealing new numbers, Spotify also announced a new and improved user experience, which will start rolling out in the coming weeks. The new Spotify revolves around two main features: A discovery […]

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Guest post written by Jens H. Nielsen, IT Entrepreneur. After being involved in the collaboration between the IT University of Copenhagen and Peking University, he has been living and working in Beijing for the last couple of years. Currently, he is working on education software for international schools in Asia.  Facebook is a “one size fits […]

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Guest post written by Jens H. Nielsen, IT Entrepreneur. After being involved in the collaboration between the IT University of Copenhagen and Peking University, he has been living and working in Beijing for the last couple of years. Currently, he is working on education software for international schools in Asia.  As you may know, Facebook, Twitter, […]

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I recently came across an article on Digiday discussing how 5 dumb brand posts on Facebook received huge community engagement despite the fact that the updates were… well, dumb. In an admittedly nerdy and slightly unflattering moment, I clicked the link expecting to indulge in examples of brands completely misunderstanding the rules of engagement on […]

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Traditionally, we think of SEO as something very technically rooted. But this has changed immensely during the last couple of years. Today, SEO is changing more and more towards a creative and marketing mindset, where content creators think about their audience first by prioritizing engaging content before optimisation for search engines. This trend will definitely continue in […]

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Throughout 2012, an average of +190 million tweets have been sent out daily and the number of users have grown from 106 millions end of 2010 to +500 millions during 2012. Just imagine that! And like Facebook users, 50% of the Twitter users access the network via mobile. This means that your Twitter followers will […]

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