The Social Media Hat officially launched on Labor Day, 2012. The website and official social media channels were started simultaneously. During the first 150 days of 2013, The Social Media Hat received over 130,000 visitors, an average approaching 1000 people a day. Social Media traffic breakdown:
- 14% - Twitter
- 09% - LinkedIn
- 23% - Google+
- 05% - Facebook
The Social Media Hat is currently syndicated to SocialMediaToday.com, Business2Community.com and Yahoo Small Business Advisor, and receives additional traffic from those sources. Aside from occasional tests of Facebook sponsored stories and other social media ads for research purposes, The Social Media Hat has not used any paid advertising to build or inflate traffic.
We will update these statistics and add additional relevant information periodically.
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