Forbes’ top 200 charities rely on social media to deliver their messages significantly more than Fortune 500 and Inc. 500 companies. Charities that maintain blogs are also likely to have presences across other social media platforms and use video to deliver their messages.
Consumers are increasingly using the social Web to voice their complaints, and responsive retailers have a chance to make amends.
The majority of American consumers are dissatisfied with retail loyalty programs, citing that retailers often fail to reward them with appropriately targeted promotions, if any at all.
Quick Study: Loyalty Programs Confound Consumers; Shoppers Dish Dirt Online; Charities Are Tops Socially; Video Views Rise
â–¶ Loyalty Programs Miss Mark: A study by ACI Worldwide shows that many retail loyalty programs leave consumers feeling underappreciated, and many consumers are enrolled in a program they don’t completely understand. Key findings include: …
Use of Facebook on mobile devices is up 121% compared to last year, according to comScore.
Companies that have more female directors performed better during the financial crisis, according to a new study by Eversheds.
One-quarter of American adults online are expected to use social media to follow the 2011 men’s NCAA basketball tournament.
Quick Study: Hoop Fans Add Social to Madness: Smaller Boards Equal Better Biz; Bad News Travels Fast; Mobile Keeps Growing
â–¶ March Madness Turns Social: Nearly one in four online American adults (23%) revealed that they will be using some form of social media to follow this year’s men’s NCAA Tournament, says new research from …