Archive for the ‘Online Communities’ Tag

Learn to Blog Courses

You’re probably hearing a lot about Social Media, Twitter and networks such as Facebook and MySpace for business lately. New media such as blogging and social networks are really changing the face of the Internet and the way both business and consumers share information. Blogging is not just a conversation between yourself and the Internet. Blogging is a personal conversation between you and your prospective customer. Blogging consists of getting your message out there in the most effective manner possible, Learning how to Blog is vitally important to your Business success.

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Emails and Social Networks

With more than a third of Internet users now visiting social media networks each month, a lot of time is spent in gathering information, and now it appears that 40% of email users visit social media sites to gather information about products and recommendations from friends.  A recent study called “Emails Gone Viral” by Silverpop found that shared emails delivered an average increase of reach of 24.3%, and that figure is due to increase as sharing becomes more mainstream in the future.

Social media sites do have an impact on the increase of opens for emails as well with at least an additional 1% of opens for emails when shared on network sites.

So when does your email have it’s biggest impact on social media users? the majority of opens and clicks on shared emails is within the first few days and the last click about 7 days after posting, although activity  on an email was extended as long 44 days.

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