Top 5 Social Media Stories – 13th May 2013

Find last weeks top reads about Social Media and  how changes and innovations can help or affect your business. We look forward to your comments and feedback

 Important Factor

1)   Why Social Media Software Platforms Fail

Why it matters: It is important when the marketers understand and know exactly their product/service is about and markets it to the right target. For the companies, they need to non-stop renovating and hiring the right people to develop their social media in the right way.

Importance level: 7/10

2)   Email and Social Media, Why Marketers Need Both

Why it matters: The connection between Social Media and Email, how they support each other and help business step forward in the online world. DJ Waldow, co-author of The Rebel’s Guide to Email Marketing discussed and gave number of useful tips in this article

Importance Level: 6/10

3)   How Social Media is Changing Because of Smartphones

Why it matters: Interesting infographic showing stats how smartphones changing social media. It brings a whole new potential market and platform for marketers to explore.

Importance level: 5/10

4)   Weekly Social Media Tool and Technology Tips – Week 1

Why it matters: A series of useful tips for social media and how it assists your business to achieve organizational goals.

Importance Level: 3/10

5)   7 Misconceptions about Copyright and Infringement…and What You Can Do About It

Why it matters: Seven rules about Copyright that you need to know, especially social media where we mostly expose to photos, video etc.

Importance Level: 3/10