January 2018 Archives

January 30, 2018

New Sponsor: YouScan

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January 30, 2018

New Papers, 30 January 2018

The Agency Guide to Social Media Analytics, Crimson Hexagon  Retail Industry Best Practices Guide 2018, NetBase  The Business Of Social Intelligence In The APAC Region, Synthesio  Agency Guide: Turn your social media expertise into a profit engine, Sysomos  Global Influencer...

January 25, 2018

Software Updates, 26 January 2018

Brand Embassy Live Chat updates, WhatsApp integration. Brandwatch Performance improvements, Instagram image analysis, UI. Dictanova Cockpit: new management dashboard for customer engagement teams. Digimind Global TV and radio coverage. Echobot Anonymization of personal Facebook data for GDPR compliance. MavSocial Image recognition, 360 video, updated Facebook reports,...

January 23, 2018

StatSocial Acquires Macromeasures

StatSocial  announced that it has acquired Macromeasures  in a combination of complementary products. StatSocial plans to harmonize the two platforms while Macromeasures continues to operate as a subsidiary. SMA's acquisitions scorecard press release...

January 23, 2018

New Papers, 23 January 2018

The Conversocial Airline Benchmark Report, Conversocial  Social Media Data Source Guide: Forums, Crimson Hexagon  Por que fazer pesquisas: os benefícios dessa geração de dados para você e seu público, Hekima ...

January 18, 2018

Software Updates, 19 January 2018

Cision Cision Communications Cloud: expanded social engagement analysis, Google Analytics and Adobe Analytics integration. Datafiniti API v4. Salesforce January updates....

January 16, 2018

New Papers, 16 January 2018

Le marché Food & Drink en France sur les médias sociaux, Digimind  Social Media Industry Report 2018: Financial Services, NetBase ...

January 11, 2018

Software Updates, 12 January 2018

BirdEye New Goals tool. Brandwatch Emoji analysis. Buzzlogix New SocialMessenger module. Canvs Automated airing summary report. eClincher Post approval. Also, Instagram Carousel support. Mention Improved reports. Sendible Tailor posts for specific networks. Sprinklr Gallery: new UGC curation tool. Talkwalker Alerts: Twitter coverage....

January 11, 2018

Marlin Equity Partners Acquires Talkwalker

Talkwalker  announced that the private equity firm Marlin Equity Partners has acquired a majority stake in the company. Talkwalker expects to enter a new expansion phase as a result of the transaction. SMA's acquisitions scorecard Marlin press release Talkwalker press...

January 9, 2018

New Papers, 9 January 2018

The Emoji Report, Brandwatch  An Insight into Asia’s Beverage Industry on Social Media, Digimind  Social Media and Corporate Security, Echosec  Europe Region Report 2017, GlobalWebIndex...

January 8, 2018

The Year in M&A, Social Media Analysis 2017

Companies in social media analysis changed ownership 29 times in 2017—up from 20 in 2016, though some unusual transactions fuzzed the count. As usual, most transactions are portfolio plays, companies adding to their technology and services capabilities. Serial acquirers were...

January 8, 2018

$194 Million Invested in Social Media Analysis in 2017

Companies in social media analysis reported taking in more than $194 million in new investments in 2017, down from the previous year's $225 million (totals exclude the value of investments whose value was unannounced). In retrospect, total investment in the...

January 3, 2018

Cision Ends Year with Acquisitions

Cision (NYSE:CISN)  ended the year with the announcement of two acquisition deals. The first is CEDROM-SNi, a digital media monitoring specialist serving clients in Canada and France and the developer of the Eureka.cc / Europresse.com media intelligence platform. The company...


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