Top 10 Social Media Blogs

Are you looking for some good social media blogs to read? Look no further!

Our fifth-annual social media blog contest generated over 600 nominations.

Our panel of social media experts carefully reviewed the nominees and finalists. Each of the social media blogs were analyzed based on a number of factors, including content quality, post frequency and reader involvement.

With that in mind, here are 10 social media blogs to put at the top of your reading list.

#1: Jon Loomer

Jon Loomer consistently delivers long-form articles, videos and detailed educational content that share an impressive depth of Facebook marketing knowledge.

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Jon Loomer’s blog is enthusiastic, helpful, detailed and well-illustrated.

#2: RazorSocial

RazorSocial explores social media tools and technology with well-illustrated, detailed posts written by Ian Cleary.

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RazorSocial’s useful content is delivered with no-nonsense, practical, actionable, step-by-step instructions.

#3: Socialmouths

Socialmouths, authored by Francisco Rosales, gives readers down-to-earth social media advice that can be applied to practical and tactical uses.

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Socialmouths publishes how-to articles with examples and case studies.

#4: Post Planner

Post Planner provides a witty yet intelligent and actionable collection of easily consumable Facebook marketing posts.

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Post Planner’s well-formatted and easy-to-read posts include useful examples and images.

#5: Dustn.tv

Dustn.tv‘s Dustin W. Stout shows readers how to become better social media storytellers.

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Dustn.tv shares excellent case studies and how-to articles.

#6: Danny Brown

Danny Brown publishes timely, informative and in-depth marketing advice and SlideShare decks.

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Danny Brown’s easy-to-read blog posts are smart and thoroughly cited with third-party links.

#7: Boom Social

On Boom Social, Kim Garst provides conversational posts, advice and case studies on social media marketing.

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The content on Boom Social is easy to read and speaks directly to the reader.

#8: Jenn’s Trends

Jenn’s Trends is where Jenn Herman uses simple, concise language to deliver personal perspectives on social media trends.

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Jenn’s Trends has an engaging style that is easy to digest.

#9: Top Dog Social Media

Top Dog Social Media, the blogging home of Melonie Dodaro, focuses on what’s happening in social media.

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Top Dog Social Media publishes tips in Q&A format and a mix of personal and professional posts.

#10: Simply Measured

Simply Measured focuses on trends and measurement in the social media space.

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The content on Simply Measured benefits any social media marketer.

Source –  Top 10 Social Media Blogs

Consumer Social Sharing Trends 2014

Users share and consume different content depending on the network they’re on. Facebook tends to be the place for politics and family, while Twitter is the natural forum for snappy, real-time topics like news, finance and sports, a new report reveals.
Sharethis.com‘s Q2 2014 consumer sharing trends study found that, overall mobile devices social sharing activity grew by 19 percent since 1st quarter of 2014. While much of this growth was driven by smartphones, which experienced a 28 percent lift in activity this quarter.
Here are some more highlights from the report:
  • Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest dominate the social web on mobile.
  • Mobile users pin and tweet 3x and 2x as often as desktop users.
  • 75 percent of all Twitter and Pinterest sharing is now on mobile (compared to 50 percent of Facebook sharing).
  • Together, Pinterest and Twitter stole juts over 2 percent of Facebook’s share of social activity last quarter.
  • Channels such as Blogger and Tumblr aslo won this quarter, while email and LinkedIn continure to stagnate.
  • This infographic offers several actionable statistics and facts to help social media marketers and publishers engage their audiences who are sharing on the go.

Visit here more details – http://www.digitalinformationworld.com/2014/07/Consumer-Social-Sharing-Trends-2014-infographic.html