We look at the importance of ‘selling’ your stories when posting to social media, in order to boost sharing.
Earlier this week, NewsWhip’s Social Media Editor Liam Corcoran spoke on the topic of attracting and keeping new readers through social media at the International Newsroom Summit in Amsterdam. The key points of the talk are outlined here.
Viral site PlayBuzz were the talking point of our September Facebook rankings. We talked to their Chief Content Officer about their rise to the second most shared site in just a few short months.
Who’s getting tweeted? We rank the biggest Twitter publishers of last month, and analyse where the tweets came from.
In our latest Facebook rankings, we look at the performance of the biggest sites and stories on Facebook for September 2014, and analyse the most impressive new performers.
The news that the first case of Ebola had been confirmed on US soil was a huge international story over the last two days. We look at the data to figure out how the story spread on Facebook and Twitter.
What’s the best time to publish a story to get maximum sharing activity? We look at the data to try and figure out if there’s a perfect time to post.
Since we opened our database to provide access to a new platform called NewsWhip Insights, we’ve been able to track to social performance of five sites that have grown their Facebook presence over the last few months.
We find the most shared business on the web, September’s biggest business stories, and the sites with the highest average share volume.
We look at social engagement growth patterns from sites outside the top 25 publishers.
A big month on Facebook doesn’t always translate to more sharing activity on Twitter, as our latest Twitter rankings show.
Building up a loyal subscriber base is one way of growing your influence on Facebook, as we find out in this month’s rankings.