Which Social Sites Drive the Most Web Traffic?

A new report from Shareaholic, which sources data from a network of roughly 300,000 opt-in Web sites, reports the following data on the percentage of overall traffic, including direct traffic, social referrals, organic search, and paid search that social sites receive: YouTube, Google+, LinkedIn, and Reddit each site saw its share of Web traffic referrals…

To Hashtag or Not to Hashtag?

Hashtags are used on most social channels to add keywords or categories in posts and to attempt to unite conversations on the same topics. However, how to using them effectively varies by channel. Twitter: According to Buddy Media, tweets with hashtags get two times more engagement than tweets without. Buddy Media’s research also showed one…