When Instagram topped the 300 million-user mark earlier this month, it moved past Twitter in terms of total users, but according to Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer and social analytics platform Socialbakers, the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network blows away Twitter in terms of engagement.
The Interbrand 100 top global brands average 10 Facebook posts per week, with photos accounting for the most successful posts in terms of engagement and restaurants representing the top-performing vertical, according to third-quarter-2014 data released Tuesday by Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer and social analytics platform Simply Measured.
Can the colors page administrators use on their Facebook pages impact engagement? Yes, according to analytics provider Wisemetrics, which created an application to help page admins determine the best colors for their pages.
Quiz site PlayBuzz continued its surge in Facebook shares, vaulting to the top of NewsWhip’s ranking of publishers for November, and marking the first time since NewsWhip began compiling its rankings in August 2013 that neither The Huffington Post nor BuzzFeed occupied first place.
The top 20 brands on Facebook boasted an average of 14,975,915 likes at the end of November and averaged 46 posts for the month, up from 41 in October, according to the most recent statistics from social media analytics platform Socialbakers.
The top Facebook page in Australia in terms of engagement in 2014 was Hit107, while Tourism Australia topped the land Down Under in terms of likes, according to the latest Australian Facebook Performance Report by Online Circle Digital for Social Pulse.
Updates to Facebook’s Trending feature are trending on the social network Wednesday, as the feature is now available via Android for mobile users (with iOS “coming soon”), and trending topics are now divided into up to five different sections.