The team at Wishpond have created an insightful Infographic based on research from over 3,000 marketers, conducted by Social Media Examiner. There’s some fascinating stats within that highlight good and bad uses of Social Media and the real results marketers have seen.
Some of the key trends highlighted include:
89% of marketers felt Social Media generated more business exposure
78% of marketers gained increased traffic as a result of Social Media
69% of marketers use Social Media to gain marketplace intelligence
65% of marketers use Social Media to develop loyal fans
64% of marketers saw new leads from Social Media in less than 6 hours per week
62% of marketers using Social Media for 2 years+ reported a rise in Search Engine Rankings
62% of marketers using Social Media for 3 years+ saw new partnerships formed as a result
Mike Essex specialises in digital marketing and everything search. A recent project of Mike’s was featured on BBC News, Radio 5Live and the Times here in the UK, whilst also featuring on USA Today and ABC News in the US. He will be writing throughout the month about digital marketing and much more...