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Men’s Health Gives Denver an A+ in Social Networking

By | March 14, 2011

March 14th, 2011 Men’s Health went looking for America’s Most Socially Networked City. We started by calculating the number of Facebook and LinkedIn users per capita, followed by overall Twitter usage (NetProspex). Then we looked at traffic generated by the major social networks, including Myspace, Friendster, Reddit, and Digg (analyzed by ad network Chitika). Finally, after factoring in the percentage of households that check out chat rooms and blogs (SimplyMap), we had… Read More »

Men’s Health Gives St. Louis a B in Social Networking

By | March 14, 2011

March 14th, 2011 Men’s Health went looking for America’s Most Socially Networked City. We started by calculating the number of Facebook and LinkedIn users per capita, followed by overall Twitter usage (NetProspex). Then we looked at traffic generated by the major social networks, including Myspace, Friendster, Reddit, and Digg (analyzed by ad network Chitika). Finally, after factoring in the percentage of households that check out chat rooms and blogs (SimplyMap), we had… Read More »

DC, 1st, Atlanta 2nd most socially networked cities, Raleigh 12th

By | March 11, 2011

March 11th, 2011 RESEARCH TRIANGLE, NC – Washington, DC took the top spot as most socially networked, followed by Atlanta in the number two position in aranking by Men’s Health magazine, it calls “Twittertowns.” Raleigh ranked 12th, Orlando, 7th, Tampa, 31st, and Baltimore 58th. The magazine ranked US cities by adding up the number of Facebook and LinkedIn users per capita and overall Twitter use as monitored by NetProspex.It also… Read More »

Washington is rated the U.S.’s “most socially networked city”

By | March 10, 2011

  Washington, D.C., is the “most socially networked city” in the U.S., according to Men’s Health magazine. The magazine’s rankings are based on residents’ usage of different social media platforms, relying on data from Chitika, NetProspex and SimplyMap. “D.C. is where staying connected can get out the vote. [President Barack] Obama is an avid Twitter user. More D.C.-based government agencies have begun using social networks and it’s an area concentrated… Read More »

Twitter Town USA

By | March 7, 2011

Researched by Wanda Lau, Posted Date: March 7, 2011 When we first decided to crown one town America’s Most Socially Networked City, our money was on Palo Alto. As home to the headquarters of Facebook, Palo Alto might as well be called Zuckerburgh. But the title instead goes to Washington D.C., a city where staying connected can get out the vote, and virtual handshakes help shape our nation. We started by… Read More »

The Mechanics of the Outbound B2B Campaign

By | March 1, 2011

Posted: March 1, 2011 | Author: Craig Rosenberg I present a webinar with Mark Feldman of Netprospex titled “You Bought a List, Now What?” that over the years has been one of the more popular presentations we have done together, as 1000s of people typically sign up. We are doing it again on Wednesday, March 2 and Thursday, March 3 at 11 a.m. PT (2 p.m. ET).  I have made some updates to the webinar and have new… Read More »

10 questions for NetProspex CFO Tom Rauker

By | February 14, 2011

Name: Tom Rauker Age: 47 Time with company: 6 months Education: BA in Business — Accounting — Worcester State College Company headquarters: Waltham, Massachusetts Revenue: Less than $10 million Number of countries: 1 — U.S. Number of employees total: 25 Number of employees the CFO oversees: 2 About the company: NetProspex connects business-to-business companies with targeted, accurate business contact information, using crowdsourcing and a verification process that checks, and guarantees,… Read More »

How To Write Social Media Guidelines For Your Employees

By | January 31, 2011

By Sarah Goodall, Published January 31, 2011 The chances that your employees are already active on social media are fairly high.    Last year a company called NetProspex produced a Social Business Report researching companies across the USA and assessing how “social” their employees were[Infographic].  Not surprisingly high-tech employees featured as high social adopters but most interesting was in the consumer space, where brand is everything, employees were much less social (in the context of social media).   So what… Read More »

Q&A: Twitter co-founder and former-CEO Evan Williams

By | January 16, 2011

POSTED:   01/16/2011 05:37:15 PM MST UPDATED:   01/16/2011 11:00:08 PM MST By Andy Vuong The Denver Post It started as a side project with a fair share of skeptics: who wants to read what someone else had for breakfast, even if it’s shared in 140 characters or fewer? Four years later, San Francisco-based Twitter has become one of the Internet’s top destinations for breaking news. With 175 million registered… Read More »