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Kit Smith

@Kit_Smith

Kit is a writer and marketing expert. When he's not researching ways to make you better at said marketing, he's often lost in foreign countries, or making pottery (or both).

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Kit Smith

@Kit_Smith

Kit is a writer and marketing expert. When he's not researching ways to make you better at said marketing, he's often lost in foreign countries, or making pottery (or both).

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44 Incredible and Interesting Twitter Statistics

Ever since the first Tweet was sent, Twitter has been clocking up some impressive numbers. There is a library’s worth of Twitter stats, facts and figures out there on the internet, so we’ve collected the very best for your reading pleasure. Whether you’re looking for some stimulating reading with your morning coffee, a self-confessed data geek, […] Read more

Marketing By Kit Smith on December 17th 2017

39 Fascinating and Incredible YouTube Statistics

When YouTube first made its way onto the internet, few people realized how many hours of video we’d be watching years later. It seems the internet never gets bored of watching videos, so now there is an entire library’s worth of YouTube stats. Instead of presenting you with the entire library, we’ve handpicked the 36 most […] Read more

Marketing By Kit Smith on December 12th 2017

Marketing: 47 Incredible Facebook Statistics

Here at Brandwatch, we love data. We love the statistics that this data provides too. Which is why we’ve collated this bumper list of Facebook statistics. For some, these are just interesting factoids that titillate the mind and can later be brought out to impress friends over a coffee. For marketers, these statistics can help […] Read more

Marketing By Kit Smith on December 5th 2017

Marketing: 105 Amazing Social Media Statistics and Facts

It is a fact of the internet that every click, every view and every sign-up is recorded somewhere. Depending on your view, this is either very creepy or fantastically interesting.  As we’re data nerds here at Brandwatch we fall firmly in the second camp. We come across all sorts of interesting stats about social media […] Read more

Marketing By Kit Smith on November 18th 2017

41 Incredible Instagram Statistics

Believe it or not, people took photos before Instagram. People even shared photos before Instagram. With its snazzy filters and easy sharing options, soon we were all addicted to posting our holiday hot dog legs and hipster food snaps. With many millions now using the app every day, there is no shortage of Instagram stats […] Read more

Marketing By Kit Smith on November 6th 2017

Top 7 Free Instagram Analytics Tools Uncovered

If you want to go a bit deeper than Instagram’s own analytics offering, this list is for you. Instagram has been expanding its marketing options for some time, and accordingly the number of brands marketing on Instagram has grown from 11.5% in 2013 to 32.3% in 2015. Furthermore, it is one of the best platforms […] Read more

Marketing By Kit Smith on November 2nd 2017

Top 15 Free and Paid Facebook Analytics Tools

A large part of a successful social media strategy involves monitoring metrics and analyzing the performance of your posts. As Facebook is the largest network with 1.55 billion users, it is often the first site brands turn to. Thankfully there is no shortage of Facebook analytics tools to help maximize its potential. Some of these […] Read more

Marketing By Kit Smith on October 23rd 2017

Top 17 Competitor Analysis Tools

Getting to know your competitor’s strengths and weaknesses is the foundation on which to base good strategy. For brands, the growth of online activity has seen competitor analysis methods, metrics and tools blossom. There is now no shortage of competitor analysis tools on the market, and each can offer insights relevant to its own particular […] Read more

Marketing By Kit Smith on October 9th 2017

48 Inspirational Marketing Quotes to Motivate Your Selling

Quotes can be great. Whether you use them for practical advice, or just to inspire you on a difficult day, these little nuggets of wisdom can provide the spark you need. Marketers know how to come up with fresh ideas, but they should also know the value in listening to others. As Wilson Mizner once […] Read more

Marketing By Kit Smith on October 5th 2017

29 Free Writing Tools and Resources

While improved technology and empowered customers have heralded the rise of content marketing, the importance of communicating well with others is as old as humanity itself. Luckily, unlike the caveman, we have at our disposal an array of writing tools that can make our communication even better. Whether you are struggling with your productivity, are unable […] Read more

Marketing By Kit Smith on September 27th 2017