All posts in category Social Media

[Infographic] Best days for Facebook engagement for business segmented by industry

Buddymedia analysed more than 1800 brand pages from some of the world’s leading brands and found that all days are not equal for Facebook engagement. Interestingly, engagement levels are highest during times you would least expect. Posts published between 8 pm and 7 pm (non-working hours) receive 14% more engagement – perhaps due to less […]

How LEGO was named the ‘best company in the world’ in social media by an 11-year old autistic fan

Lego best company in the world james farrukhnaeem.com

How do you get called the ‘best company in the world’ by your customers in social media? Every company wants people to talk great things about it. Every brand wants to shine in the media. Billions are spent in self-praise on advertising. Companies I consult with for digital strategy want to become social media stars […]

[Infographic] Top Social Media Moments and Trends of 2012

2012 was a year social media became a necessity rather than an experiment for business. Pinterest generated more traffic than LinkedIn, YouTube and Google combined. Facebook bought Instagram for $1 billion. Barack Obama’s three-word tweet ‘four more years‘ became the most popular tweet of the year. PSY’s Gangnam style became the most watched YouTube video […]

Infographic: The Most Devoted Social Media Brands in the UAE: Etisalat, Etihad followed by MarkaVIP, Sony Mobile ME and du

Social Media in the UAE – Which brands in the UAE are most responsive to their fans? Having the largest number of fans on your Facebook page does not necessarily mean you are the most responsive to them. New social media statistics by Social Bakers for the month of September for UAE brands on Social […]

150+ takeaways from #InboundSci – Science of Inbound Marketing webinar by Hubspot

The Science of Inbound Marketing – World’s Most Tweeted Webinar by Hubspot