AllFacebook InsideFacebook InsideMobileApps InsideSocialGames SocialTimes LostRemote TVNewser TVSpy AgencySpy PRNewser MediaJobsDaily UnBeige

Posts Tagged ‘social media shopping’

Social Media Australia: Retailer Statistics, Facts & Figures [INFOGRAPHIC]

Social Media Australia: Retailer Statistics, Facts & Figures [INFOGRAPHIC]

96 percent of millennials (aka, Gen Y) use at least one social network in Australia, and 74 percent of all consumers look to social media sites to guide their purchases, reveals new data.

Read more

Mediabistro Course

Twitter Tools for Marketing

Twitter Tools for MarketingWork with the formerly founding editor of AllTwitter to learn the tools and applications to maximize your impact! Starting December 3, Lauren Dugan will teach you how to manage your Tweet schedule using programs like TweetDeck and Hootsuite, search for people, trends, and content, and analyze your social growth and other important metrics. Register now!

67% of Marketers Spending More on Social Media for the Holiday Season [INFOGRAPHIC]

67% of Marketers Spending More on Social Media for the Holiday Season [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you know that the primary goal for 62 percent of marketers this holiday season is driving sales and extending brand reach?

19 percent want to generate qualified leads, and 13 percent cite driving traffic to their website as their top priority.

Read more

75 Percent of Moms Say They Won’t Use Social Media for Back-To-School Shopping

75 Percent of Moms Say They Won't Use Social Media for Back-To-School Shopping

With all the mommy blogger hype, you’d think that moms would be flocking to Twitter, Facebook and other social networks to do their back-to-school shopping. But a new study says otherwise.

Read more

20% of Young Shoppers in the UK Have Purchased Through Facebook (9% via Twitter) [STUDY]

20% of Young Shoppers in the UK Have Purchased Through Facebook (9% via Twitter) [STUDY]

15-24 year-olds in the United Kingdom will spend £5.7 billion online in 2014, with almost three in 10 having purchased a product through social media, reveals a new study.

Read more

Social Media And The Female Shopper: What Brands Need To Know This Holiday Season [INFOGRAPHIC]

Social Media And The Female Shopper: What Brands Need To Know This Holiday Season [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you know that 62 percent of women get beauty inspiration online, and that 81 percent spend more on clothes in the holiday season compared to the rest of the year?

What if I told you that 75 percent of women will buy at least one new outfit to wear during the holidays, that blogs still rule for food inspiration or that women are four times more likely to get beauty information from Pinterest than they are brand makeup sites?

Read more

Brace Yourself: 83% Of UK Consumers Won’t Use Social Media For Christmas Gift Recommendations [STUDY]

Brace Yourself: 83% Of UK Consumers Won't Use Social Media For Christmas Gift Recommendations [STUDY]

Lately we’ve seen study after study that seems to show social media’s growing importance as a medium for research and inspiration for retail purchases, but there’s one thing that all of these reports have in common: they’ve been taken in the U.S.

In the rest of the world, proactive use of social media isn’t perhaps quite as advanced (slash commercial), certainly when the end game is e-commerce. The UK, for example, doesn’t appear to have much use for social media at all when it comes to Christmas gift recommendations. And when you stop to think about it, that kind of makes sense.

Read more

The Top 10 Most Wanted Holiday Gifts (As Chosen By Social Media Users) [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Top 10 Most Wanted Holiday Gifts (As Chosen By Social Media Users) [INFOGRAPHIC]

What’s on the top of your must-have holiday wish list this season?

Well, if you’re anything like the majority of social media users, it’s cold, hard cash that’s your preferred gift of choice, followed by gift cards and iPhones. Material lot, aren’t you?

Read more

Facebook Leads Pinterest, Twitter For Social Shopping Impact As New Contender Emerges [STUDY]

Facebook Leads Pinterest, Twitter For Social Shopping Impact As New Contender Emerges [STUDY]

Which social media channels are driving traffic and conversions for retail websites?

In an updated study, RichRelevance tracked more than 689 million shopping sessions between January and September 2013, and discovered that Facebook continues to dominate, with both Pinterest and (especially) Twitter some way behind. Indeed, it’s a surprising new contender that’s putting the most pressure on Facebook – and I can almost guarantee that it isn’t the one that you’re thinking of.

Read more

Friend, Follow, Like, Buy – How Social Media Impacts Shopping [INFOGRAPHIC]

Friend, Follow, Like, Buy - How Social Media Impacts Shopping [INFOGRAPHIC]

Shares on social media create shoppers. But not all social shares are created equally.

A Vision Critical survey of social media purchasing trends discovered that Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest each play a different role in how consumers find and share purchase information, with the impact of these platforms varying both by sector and the stage of the buying process.

Read more

Twitter’s Influence On Holiday Shopping [INFOGRAPHIC]

Twitter’s Influence On Holiday Shopping [INFOGRAPHIC]

Holiday heyday is just around the corner, and digital marketers and social media managers are already elbow-deep in Twitter promotion plans.

Accordingly, Twitter commissioned a survey from research firm DB5, which surveyed 2,000 U.S. holiday shoppers, more than half of whom use Twitter regularly.

Here’s what they found.

Read more

NEXT PAGE >>