Contributors: Nathan Gilliatt

Nathan Gilliatt created Social Media Analysis and published the site from 2009 to 2022. As principal of Directed Curiosity, he researches technology topics in intelligence and analytics to help organizations know more about what matters.

In addition to SMA, Nathan writes about current projects, including the Data Market Study launched in 2024, on the Directed Curiosity newsletter.

Nathan's recent posts

Mapping Data Markets Across Verticals

The Data Market Study expands the vision from SMA to the market(s) for third-party data across verticals, data types and technologies.

All Good Things

This is the final post to SMA. When I started the site in 2009, I never would have predicted how far it would go. Now it's time to focus on new projects.

New Papers, 24 May 2022

Lumoa, NetBase Quid, Ornico, Signal AI, Visibrain, YouScan

Software Updates, 20 May 2022

Mediatoolkit, Retriever

New Papers, 17 May 2022

NewsWhip, Rival IQ, SOCi, RAND

Software Updates, 13 May 2022

Crowdfire, Emplifi, Mention, NetBase Quid, SentiOne, SocialFlow,

Discover the new project

How does third-party data get from the source to the end user? Follow the exploration at the Data Market Study, also sharing discoveries and insights in a newsletter.