Survey: What do marketers think about social media?

SEOmoz and HubSpot‘s annual industry survey on the state of SEO and internet marketing, based on responses from 6,491 marketers, has some interesting insights on marketers and how they use social media for business. Here are some key points: 44.4% of [ ... ]

Study: Pinterest referral traffic surpasses Google, Bing, Twitter & StumbleUpon

A new report from online sharing service Shareaholic presents data showing that Pinterest is now ahead of Twitter, StumbleUpon, Bing, and Google in web referral traffic. The study is based on Shareaholic’s network of over 200,000 publishers, which reaches more than 270 [ ... ]

DevelopHer Delhi – A Hackday for women

DevelopHer Delhi is a woman-only hackday organised by SlideShare, in association with LinkedIn. The DevelopHer Hackday is an event by LinkedIn conducted at their California office, and a parallel event is being held in Delhi at the SlideShare office. This is [ ... ]

Bing adds social search to gain traction from Google

Microsoft‘s search engine Bing announced a page re-design that incorporates search results from social networks like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+ among others. This re-design is a response to Google’s Search plus Your World update in January, which added  Google+ pages [ ... ]

Facebook first quarter profits down – what does this indicate?

Social networking giant Facebook recently released its first quarter revenues, and for the first time since 2010, there has been a down slide. Even though total revenue increased, due to higher expenses the net income for the first 3 months [ ... ]

India is LinkedIn’s second-largest user base

Professional social networking site LinkedIn‘s user base in India has grown 300% since they set up their India office in November 2009. At the recent LinkedIn B2B Connect 2012 in Mumbai, Jeff Weiner, LinkedIn’s CEO, said that there are currently [ ... ]