Category «Social Media»

Slides from Newsrooms X Social Media

Recently we welcomed a room full of journalists and media professionals at the Newsrooms X Social Media event in downtown Helsinki. It was a rare chance to exchange experiences between newsrooms and learn about the latest trends in social media. Our luminary speakers talked about how to turn a print-first paper into a digital success …

X Factor UK – Will Saara Win?

Will Saara Aalto win the UK’s X Factor? Or will it be Matt Terry? Or maybe 5 After Midnight will take the trophy home? Follow the finalists’ results from the EzyInsights’ data, updated regularly. We measure each finalists’ Facebook pages’s engagment twice a day. We started on Monday, 5th December, after the X-Factor semifinal, where the three finalists …

Hidden In Plain Sight

On Tuesday last week, we looked at the US presidential candidates’ presence on Facebook. In short, it was clear that Donald Trump’s ability to engage with his following on social media far outweighed that of his rival, Hillary Clinton. While the Clinton campaign opted for a rather conservative strategy of a steady, predictable stream of content …

Newsrooms and Social Media – Let’s Discuss

It’s a love-hate relationship. On the one hand, social media helps publishers spread their word far and wide – for ‘free’. On the other hand, social networks and Google are cannibalising media’s advertising revenue stream. And then there’s everything in-between. Some publishers – like BuzzFeed or Attn – exist and thrive in large part thanks to …

How worried should publishers be about the latest Facebook algorithm change?

Yesterday Facebook announced an upcoming change to News Feed ranking that essentially further prioritises stories posted by friends over ones posted by anyone else – including publishers and brands. Engineering Director Lars Backstrom reiterates Facebook’s priority of keeping users connected to the people, places and things they care about, people on their friends list being the most important. …

Facebook Instant Articles now available to all publishers

Cashing in a promise made in February, Facebook has opened up its Instant Articles platform to all publishers. The release coincides with Facebook’s annual F8 conference, held in San Francisco this week. As part of an ideal of enabling users to take care of business without leaving Facebook, Instant Articles provide Facebook mobile users with fast-loading, sleek, mobile-optimized versions …

Publiceringsbranchen och sociala medier under 2015.

EzyInsights arbetar, med vår törst för data som drivkraft, med många högt uppsatta publicister i Finland och Sverige och har därmed ett unikt fågelperspektiv över denna bransch. Här är en översikt över det gångna året och vad som kan hända under 2015. Öka reklamintäkterna på nätet Online CPM-intäkter minskar, men varför? En viktig orsak är …