February 2014 Archives

February 27, 2014

Software Updates, 28 February 2014

Recently announced software updates: Attensity Analyze 6.3. Brandwatch Vizia (command center application): Mention Viewer, Popular Content and Influencer Globe widgets. Digimind Digimind Social 1.6: Sina Weibo coverage, bulk actions, find similar mentions. HootSuite New uberVU via HootSuite app IQBuzz Filter...

February 25, 2014

New Papers, 25 February 2014

Recently released research and white papers: The Path to Social Media Intelligence: Assessing Your Organization, HootSuite How To Build a Social Command Center in 30 Days, NetBase Winter Olympics Conversation Analysis (PDF), Networked Insights Mapping Twitter Topic Networks: From Polarized...

February 20, 2014

Software Updates, 21 February 2014

Recently announced software updates: Datafiniti Transition to new 80legs crawler and API. DataSift LexisNexis news data. Geofeedia Facebook coverage, keyword-based alerts. Salesforce Traditional Chinese and Filipino language support, automated sentiment for managed accounts, quick actions for Radian6 Mobile, test/adjust rules...

February 19, 2014

Sprinklr Acquires Dachis Group

Sprinklr announced that it has acquired Dachis Group . Sprinklr plans to integrate the Dachis Group product portfolio within three months, which it expects to advance its roadmap by 12 months. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. SMA's acquisitions...

February 19, 2014

Brand Embassy Grows Footprint with $1M Seed Round

Brand Embassy announced that it has received $1 million in seed funding from Rockaway Capital and Spread Capital. The company also says it has opened offices in the U.S., Dubai, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, and Latin America, adding to its existing...

February 18, 2014

Expert System IPO Brings $27 Million

Expert System (BIT:EXSY) announced that its initial public offering in Borsa Italiana's AIM Italia market has raised over $27 million. The company plans to increase its investment in the U.S. market with additional staff and an office in San Francisco....

February 18, 2014

Want to Write for SMA?

Early responses to the reader survey are clear: people liked the idea of adding more content to the site. I have some ideas of things to add, but I'll need help. How would you like to write a regular feature...

February 18, 2014

New Papers, 18 February 2014

Recently released research and white papers: How To Calculate Social Media ROI In 2014, Digimind Context in Content, Echobot How to Analyze Your Social Media Competitive Landscape, Simply Measured...

February 18, 2014

Socialbakers Growing with $26 Million Series C

Socialbakers announced that it has received $26 million in a series C investment to support continued product development and international expansion. The round was led by Index Ventures, with existing investor Earlybird participating. press release blog post Earlybird blog post...

February 17, 2014

Little Bird Gets $1.7 Million, Fills Key Roles

Little Bird announced that it has received $1.7 million in a seed-round investment led by the Oregon Angel Fund. The company also announced the addition of Michael Jones as CTO and Ben Kaufman as COO. blog post...

February 13, 2014

Software Updates, 14 February 2014

Recently announced software updates: Brandwatch New account-level demographic analysis. Netvibes Blacklist by article, author or domain. Simplify360 Admin-defined "stop words" restricted from responses. Socialbakers More Facebook Page activity metrics. SocialFlow Inline management and interaction with Twitter Lists. Tickr Data export...

February 11, 2014

Trendspottr Introduces Monitoring Platform

Trendspottr launched Signal, a social media analysis and engagement platform. Signal is priced at $199 per month after a 14-day free trial period. blog post video...

February 11, 2014

New Papers, 11 February 2014

Recently released research and white papers: How Customer Communities Power Word of Mouth Marketing, Lithium How to Plan, Execute and Measure Social Media Contests, Simply Measured A Marketer’s Guide to Social Media Tools, Socialbakers Hotelier’s Quick Guide to Facebook, TrustYou...

February 10, 2014

Market Force Adds Social Media to Customer Intelligence Portfolio

Market Force introduced SocialForce, a social media monitoring and engagement platform for multi-location businesses. The new tool joins the company's existing portfolio of customer intelligence products and services, which include providing customer feedback research, mystery shopping services, and advanced marketing...

February 6, 2014

Software Updates, 7 February 2014

Recently announced software updates: Conversocial YouTube integration. DataSift New wildcard operator for filters. Also, MySQL push connector. Digimind Digimind Social: new Rules System. Recorded Future Event tagging and Event Lists. Sysomos Influencer Communities, Instagram integration with Heartbeat, reply/like/unlike Facebook comments,...

February 4, 2014

CalmSea Acquired by Coupang

CalmSea announced that it was acquired by Coupang, the fast-growing e-commerce company in South Korea, in November 2013. CalmSea combines user-level social media data with web-analytics and transaction data to create individual customer profiles for targeted marketing and market research....

February 4, 2014

TrackMaven Raises $6.5 Million in Series A

TrackMaven announced that it has received $6.5 million in its Series A round, led by New Enterprise Associates. Existing investors, including Bowery Capital and Acceleprise Ventures, also participated. press release blog post...

February 4, 2014

Integritie Launches Anti-Bullying Tool for Schools

Integritie released SMC4 Observer, a social media monitoring and management platform for schools and police agencies that focuses on identifying threats from bullying, self harm or violence. A free trial is available. product sheet (PDF)...

February 4, 2014

New Papers, 4 February 2014

Recently released research and white papers: Turning Insight Into Action: The Journey to Social Media Intelligence, HootSuite Repped: 30 Days to a Better Online Reputation, Andy Beal (Trackur )...


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