Apr 19, 2015
How Google’s Mobile-Friendly Algorithm Change Will Drastically Affect Your Website’s Traffic - #infographic
Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile 4/19/2015 design , info-graphics , SEO , webdesign , websiteoptimization
Did you know that 67 percent of fortune 100 companies are not mobile friendly and that 61 percent of total web traffic comes from mobile devices.
Google is changing its mobile search algorithm, and because of this, mobile friendly websites will rise to the top of mobile searches after April 21 2015. This change will give top priority to websites that Google deems “mobile friendly”. Although, this change only affects searches on mobile devices - for now. However, if your website or blog is not mobile friendly, this update could cause you to lose one-third of your site's traffic, depending on your audience.
Here's an infographic from Sumall that delineates a few important things to keep in mind if you want to clear the mobile-friendly hurdle.
Apr 18, 2015
Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile 4/18/2015 info-graphics , searchmarketing , SEO
This is a guest contribution from Brad Shorr.
If you do a Google search for “how to write better paid search ads” you’ll get over 75 million results. This alone tells you there’s no definitive formula for writing them. Nevertheless, following a few basic principles will help you develop a writing system that leads to higher conversion rates over time.
Apr 17, 2015
Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile 4/17/2015 info-graphics , Pinterest , Social-Media , socialmediamarketing
Did you know that customers spend more money when converted from a Pinterest referral than any other social referral (i.e Facebook or Twitter).
Pinterest is one of the most used social media sites with over 70 million registered users, 71 percent percent of those members being women. Because of these statistics, you have no choice but to leverage it.
But, the real question is how do you generate revenue from Pinterest? How it can be leveraged to make you more money?
To show you how you can use Pinterest from a marketer’s perspective, Quicksprout designed an infographic that breaks down everything you need to know about this visual-oriented network.
Apr 16, 2015
Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile 4/16/2015 info-graphics , Social-Media , socialmediamarketing , socialmedianews , study
According to Q1 2015 study from Global Web Index, 41 percent of twitter active users read a new story on a monthly basis in their timelines, while 36 percent log-in to see what's happening without posting anything; moreover, 34 percent active users use Twitter to know what is in trend.
Check out this chart for more details.
Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile 4/16/2015 info-graphics , Social-Media , study
“The hyper-connectivity of the mobile age and the ubiquity of social media means that we've all literally in each other's pockets all day long. But how does always being "ON" affects out mental health? Is social media friend or foe?”
Take a look at the infographic below to find out.
Key stats from the visual:
66 percent people claimed to have difficulty relaxing or sleeping after spending time on social networks.
A university of Michigan study found that subjects felt sadder after going on Facebook, and that over time, they felt un-happier with their lives in general.
It's not all bad news, many studies have found that health social media use can actually improve our lives and mental health. It aids feeling of connection, especially across distance.
Experts agree that it's hard to make sweeping statements about a phenomena as huge and sprawling as social media, with millions of moving parts, variables, and relationships. Every individual will have a unique experience, so generalizations are of little use. However, all seem to agree hat moderation and balance are key.
Apr 15, 2015
Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile 4/15/2015 Blogging , info-graphics
WordPress reports that more than 409 million people view upward of 19.1 billion blog pages each month. Meanwhile, bloggers generate about 60.1 million new posts and readers leave 61.5 million new comments every month. The good news is there’s always an audience ready for new blog content. But the bad news is it can be an uphill climb to let them know you're there. Becoming a successful blogger takes time, but doesn't have to be a big mystery. Here are some ways to rise to the top of the blogosphere:
Apr 14, 2015
Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile 4/14/2015 digitalmarketing , info-graphics , marketing , mobile
Unsure if you should invest in a mobile marketing strategy? Let the data and trends below lead the way for more conversions.
Key stats from thinkbonfire's infographic:
• In 2015, nearly 73 percent of mobile users will access the internet at least once per month.
• 64 percent of users access social media sites through their mobile devices.
• In 2014, nearly 70 percent of Facebook's advertising revenue came from mobile use.
Read more mobile marketing stats in below visual to help you redefine your digital marketing strategy.
Apr 13, 2015
Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile 4/13/2015 contentmarketing , info-graphics , marketing , Social-Media , socialmediamarketing
There is no magic formula for viral campaign success, but some of the most popular viral campaigns show that heavily shared content can bring about an increase in awareness, sales and donations.
The infographic below from Detonate Digital takes a closer look at; what is viral marketing, the benefits of viral content, 3 viral campaigns that translated into dollars, and how can you measure viral success.
Apr 12, 2015
Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile 4/12/2015 info-graphics , Social-Media , socialmedianews , study
"What are your main reasons for using social networking services?"
That is the question that Global Web Index asked 16 to 64 years old internet users in its recent survey, and according to the result, 55 percent online adults use social networking sites to keep in touch with what their friends are doing; 41 percent say they use these sites to stay up-to-date with news, current trends and events, moreover, nearly 4 in 10 use social media to find funny or entertaining content (i.e articles and videos).
Check out this chart for more insights.
Apr 11, 2015
Irfan Ahmad Digital Information World Author Pakistan author profile 4/11/2015 info-graphics , searchmarketing , SEO
"Did you know that over 90 percent of online experiences start with a search engine? Well, it's true and any marketer wanting to increase traffic from search engines should take note.
But how exactly can you achieve search success and should SEO or PPC take precedence?"
This is what Smart Insights want to answer with its state of search marketing infographic.