Category: Media and Publishing

Top 10 Media Publishers for February 2016: BuzzFeed a Star on Twitter

Originally posted on Adweek SocialTimes with Shareablee data In February, U.S. media publishers accounted for 1.5 billion total social actions (likes, comments, shares, retweets, dislikes), with 707 million actions from Instagram , 702 million from Facebook, 61 million from Twitter, and 14 million from YouTube (excluding views). The media publishing industry represented 22 percent of […]

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Fox News Gets Debate Engagement Bump

by Jack Weinstein Fox News again took the top spot among media during a Republican presidential debate. The conservative news network, which hosted the 11th GOP debate Thursday night in Detroit, generated more than 1.5 million actions (likes, comments, shares and retweets on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. That’s 256% more than the engagement generated by […]

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Conservative Media Among Most-Amplified Brands

by Jack Weinstein Conservative media publishers now make up one of the largest industry groups among the 25 most-amplified brands on social media. The Political Insider, Western Journalism, Breitbart and Rare joined the top 25 amplified brands in 2015. Only Fox News was was among the top 25 in the first half of 2015 and […]

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In New York Social Media, New York Times Is The Ultimate Ringer

by NetNewsCheck Originially posted on NetNewsCheck with Shareablee data When it comes to supremacy among local media on social in New York, The New York Times dominates by orders of magnitude, according to Shareablee data. In light of the paper’s annihilation of the curve, we offer two views of New York social media performance this […]

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Top 10 Media Publishers for October 2015: Instagram Paying Off for E! Online

by Tania Yuki Originally posted in Adweek SocialTimes In October, U.S. media publishers accounted for 1.4 billion total social actions (likes, comments, shares, retweets, favorites, dislikes), with 696 million from Instagram, 666 million actions from Facebook, and 48 million from Twitter. The media publishing industry represents 22 percent of all actions taken on content published […]

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Spotlight On: The Dodo

by Kara Lawson From January to June 2015, The Dodo saw a 210% growth in social engagement across Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. During this time period, they increased video posts on Facebook and Instagram by 105% and saw a 737% increase in total social actions. In this spotlight series, Kelly Burke, The Dodo’s Director of […]

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The Top 10 Media Publishers for August 2015: Engagement on Instagram Tops Facebook

Originally posted on Adweek’s SocialTimes by Tania Yuki In August, U.S. media publishers accounted for 1.5 billion total social actions (likes, comments, shares, retweets, favorites, dislikes), with 729 million from Instagram, 715 million actions from Facebook, and 52 million from Twitter. This is the first time that social interactions on Instagram have surpassed Facebook. The […]

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Social Best Practices from Media Publishers

We’re diving into the best practices that can be learned from top media publishers on social. Social media audience engagement as a whole grew 52% year over year (H1 2015 vs H1 2104), but media publisher engagement rapidly outpaced other industries, growing 68% during the same time period. We can break down the drivers of this […]

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Top 10 Media Publishers for July 2015: Complex Growing, BuzzFeed Keeps Stronghold

by Tania Yuki Originally posted on Adweek’s SocialTimes by Tania Yuki In July, U.S. media publishers accounted for 1.6 billion total social actions (likes, comments, shares, retweets, favorites, dislikes), with 815 million actions from Facebook, 50 million from Twitter, 709 million from Instagram, and 12 million from YouTube. The media publishing industry saw a 4% […]

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Top 10 Media Publishers for June 2015: BuzzFeed Food Cooking Up Engagement

by Tania Yuki Originally posted on Adweek’s SocialTimes by Tania Yuki In June, U.S. media publishers accounted for 830 million total social actions, with 532 million actions from Facebook, 36 million from Twitter and 262 million from Instagram. The Media Publishing category saw an 8.5 percent increase in total actions across social compared to May […]

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