Coremetrics Acquired by IBM

Yesterday I was surprised with the news that IBM acquired Coremetrics. First, because IBM was not in my radar as one player interested in something like Web Analytics. Second because Coremetrics is a pretty solid platform with huge clients and they were working a lot during this last months in order to get some of the Web Analytics market that still pays for Web Analytics Solution. The Corporative market, mainly from publishers. However, the deal is done, and this time I have no clue about what is gonna happen with this deal. The Financial aspects have not been announced but I assume it was a greaaaaaaaat

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SOCIAL MEDIA METRICS STANDARDS – THE LINK BETWEEN STRATEGY AND OPERATIONS

Fortunately we are moving towards the generation of Standard Metrics for the Social Media Campaigns performance, which is great! but not enough. I’m afraid that we felt once and once again in the same trick. We focus on what it is possible to measure and based on that we select our metrics. It looks like the same process we lived during the development of Behavioral Metrics. Even today some people don’t understand why should they use some behavioral metrics and it is understandable because some of them are not useful at all. I mean, they are not useful if you

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Social Media Standard Metrics – Connecting the operations with the strategy

Fortunately we are moving towards the generation of Social Media Standard Metrics for the Social Media Campaigns performance, which is great! but not enough. I’m affraid that we felt once and once again in the same trick. We focus on what it is possible to measure and based on that we select our metrics. It looks like the same process we lived during the development of Behavioral Metrics. Even today some people don’t understand why should they use some behavioral metrics and it is understandable because some of them are not useful at all. I mean, they are not useful

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