Marketing Pilgrim reports data from Altimeter Group revealing that the average large company has 178 corporate-owned social media accounts. And yes, the most accounts were on Twitter. via The Average Large Company Has 178 Social Media Accounts [Shocking Data].
On January 5, 2012 Altimeter Group released a new report that will undoubtedly be a valuable tool for companies managing enterprise social media programs. A Strategy for Managing Social Media Proliferation
I joined Twitter to chat with friends but that was long ago. We no longer use it as 140 characters are not enough to communicate meaningfully. I assumed it would be a good place for promoting my blog posts too but it hasn’t proven to be the case. Without doubt Twitter has been flooded with interent marketers, and I’m tired of hearing that all businesses need multiple social networking accounts. I’m tired of receiving links to product reviews. I’m tired of blocking business people, who are addicted to sending automated tweets aimed at stimulating 140 character pseudo-discussions”. I’m tired of being viewed as a consumer rather than as a person. In fact, I’m tired of Twitter. Are you tired of Twitter too?