How to measure Social Media ROI

In another great piece at, Christina Warren talks about various mechanisms to measure ROI in social media. In a startling statistic, she says that almost 84% of social media programs don’t measure return on investment (ROI).

She says, “Companies and executives are finally beginning to really jump on the social media bandwagon, and that’s fantastic. However, for social media to fully work (for everyone), businesses and brands need to be able to evaluate the impact their social media use is having, both positive and negative. Measuring social media ROI isn’t impossible, but it can be difficult because many of the pieces that need to be evaluated are difficult to track.” So anyone in the business of social media should definitely read this article.

You can read the full article at Mashable

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