Tagged 'content marketing'

Understanding the new EU data regulations

Posted by Brandt Dainow on January 6th, 2016 at 10:22 am

The EU is changing its data protection regulations. They will be stronger and they will probably affect your business. Much hype has been written about this in the USA, most of it ill-informed anti-EU propaganda. This is my attempt to add some clarity to the situation - what it means for US businesses in simple language and no hype.

Social Media Benchmark & Content Trends for the DMO Industry

Posted by Doug Schumacher on December 22nd, 2015 at 10:30 am

In this report we look at the fan counts, posting habits, engagement levels, and content themes of the top destination marketing organizations in the US. We’ll analyze 9 category leaders: Go Hawaii, I Love New York, Pure Michigan, Visit Florida, Visit Colorado, Visit California, Texas Tourism, Alaska Travel News, and Explore Georgia.
Highlights

The largest network account among all these brands is Go Hawaii’s Facebook account with 1.7 million fans, followed by I Love New York at 1.3 million fans.
Instagram is the fastest growing network, averaging a 10% increase over the month.
Instagram is also the leading network in terms of engagement, even though they only have an average of 12% of Facebook’s fan count.

Social Media Benchmark and Content Trends for Children’s Hospitals

Posted by Doug Schumacher on December 16th, 2015 at 3:37 pm

In this report we look at the fan counts, posting habits, engagement levels, and content themes of the top children’s hospitals in the US. We’ll analyze 9 category leaders: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Boston Children’s Hospital, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh at UPMC, Cook Children’s, Dayton Children’s Hospital, Akron Children’s Hospital, UH Rainbow Babies and Children.
Highlights

The largest network account among all these brands is St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s Facebook account with 1.8 million fans.
Instagram is the fastest growing network, averaging just over a 9% increase.
Facebook is the dominant network for engagement.

Social Media Benchmark and Content Trends for the Yogurt Industry

Posted by Doug Schumacher on December 9th, 2015 at 1:37 pm

In this report we look at the fan counts, posting habits, engagement levels, and content themes of the top soft drink brands in the US. We’ll analyze 5 category leaders: Chobani, Fage, Yoplait, Oikos Greek Yogurt, and Stonyfield.
Highlights

The largest network account among all these brands is Fage’s Facebook account with 1.25 million fans, closely followed by Yoplait.
Instagram is the fastest growing network, averaging a nearly 9% increase.
All brands appear to be promoting their posts on Facebook. Facebook is also the leader in engagement for this period.

Report: Social Media Benchmark and Content Trends for the Fruit Juice Industry

Posted by Doug Schumacher on November 24th, 2015 at 11:39 am

In this report we look at the fan counts, posting habits, engagement levels, and content themes of the top fruit juice brands in the US. We’ll analyze 9 category leaders: Dole, Naked Juice, Capri Sun, Ocean Spray, Minute Maid, Welch’s, SUJA Juice, V8, and Langers Juice
Highlights

The largest network account among all these brands is Dole’s Facebook account: 1.8 million fans.
Instagram accounts on average gained over 18% in fan growth, industry-wide.
Between Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, Instagram generates the most engagement. And on average, engagement on Instagram is over twice that of Facebook, despite having only 2% of the Facebook fan count.