This Week In Social: News & Analysis You Might Have Missed

This Week In Social: News & Analysis You Might Have Missed Kevin Shively Blogger Extraordinaire Simply Measured

A lot happened in social marketing this week. Here are some of the top stories you might have missed:

Sochi_blog[INFOGRAPHIC] Team USA on Twitter: A Look at Social Media in Sochi

The Winter Olympics are finally here! Check out who and what you should be looking out for on social media, and which accounts to follow for updates and information. Read More >>

NYFWSocial Media is Taking Center Stage at #NYFW and Tumblr is Looking to Headline

As New York Fashion Week kicks off, we’re taking a look at how brands – and savvy networks like Tumblr – are getting in on the well tailored action. Read More >>

TNWFBFacebook Page Managers Will Now See The Name of Posters Next to Admin Posts

Facebook made an update that allows the managers of brand pages to identify which content was posted by each admin, allowing for easier organization of large brand pages. Read More >>

EsurancevBud#EsuranceSave30 vs. #BestBuds: Who Won The Super Bowl Showdown on Social?

Budweiser’s “Puppy Love” ad was voted the best commercial from the Super Bowl, but Esurance may have been the better complete campaign. Read More >>

SBMatchup_blogSuper Bowl 48 by the Numbers: What Was Twitter Talking About?

How does a massive event unfold on social media? We tracked the game to find out what got the crowd going…hint: it wasn’t always the Seahawks. Read More >>

Education and Analysis

The Anatomy of Facebook: A Quick Guide to the Facebook Ecosystem for Brands

Facebook is a complex ecosystem and a central component to digital marketing. This guide breaks down the key components a brand marketer needs to know. Read More >>

6 Ways a Social Media Analyst Approaches Social Data

Measuring your social media activity can seem like a daunting task, but it’s a crucial activity for any digital marketer. Our social media analyst, Nate Smitha, breaks down the key areas he focuses on when analyzing social data. Read More >>

[Guide] How to Plan, Execute, and Measure a Social Media Campaign

Social media contests are a great way to engage and grow your audience. This guide helps break down all the important things to consider when planning your own. Read More >>

Kevin Shively

As the head of content marketing at Simply Measured, cohost of the #SimplySocial podcast, and generally delightful person, my job is to tell stories to the internet...You're welcome internet.