Social Media Day Promoted Initially by Mashable(http://mashable.com/smday/)
Celebrate the revolution of media becoming social.
Celebrate the changes in media that have empowered us to stay connected to information in real time,
Celebrate the tools that have enabled us to communicate from miles apart,
Celebrate the platforms that have given us a mass communication voice
It’s a revolution worth celebrating.
Social Media WorldThe rise of a digital artisan and maker is redefining innovation. We can determine and build our own world as the barriers to reaching and having a conversation with the planet fall away.
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Social Media gave Mass Communication Ability to Masses.
Social Media Made Everybody an Author.
Social Media Provided Real Time Communication Facility to Masses.
Social Media Enabled Explosion of Knowledgeable People.
Social Media Made Learning More Easy and Economical.
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Importance of Social Media in Marketing Media Mix
As of April 2012, social media accounted for 7.4 percent of the marketing budgets of American companies. A survey released from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business indicated that social media share will rise to 19.5 percent of company marketing budgets within five years. This dramatic increase in funding for social media marketing among corporations signifies that entire careers can be based on the effective use of social media vehicles, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Linkedin for businesses.
( http://www.cmosurvey.org/blog/social-media-spend-continues-to-soar/ )
FaceBook dominates social media - 2.79 billion active users.
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The first social media platform ever to be launched was Sixdegrees in 1997. At its peak, Sixdegrees had over a million users but it was eventually shut down in 2001.
The first modern social media platform was Friendster in 2002.
LinkedIn, the first business-focused social media platform was launched in 2003.
MySpace launched in 2004, the same year as Facebook. By 2006 MySpace was the largest social media platform in the world, with users loving the customized profiles that also enabled them to post their music.
YouTube launched its website dedicated to video in 2005.
Twitter platform was started in 2006.
Instagram launched in 2010 and saw rapid growth, gaining over a million users within the first couple of months. Facebook purchased the platform for $1 billion in 2012.
Facebook also purchased the encrypted messaging platform WhatsApp for $16 billion in 2014.
TikTok was launched in 2016 and has become incredibly popular due to its extensive music and video editing features.
2018Indian Prime Minister greets on Social Media and encourages all Indians to use Social Media and express and discuss freely.
Use social media innovatively. Continue expressing and discussing freely.Greetings on #SocialMediaDay!
30 June 2018
Greetings on #SocialMediaDay! The world of social media has played a key role in democratising our discourse and giving a platform to millions of people around the world to express their views and showcase their creativity.
Narendra Modi @narendramodi
30 June 2018
I would particularly like to congratulate my young friends for their innovative usage of social media. Their frank method of conveying opinions is extremely endearing. I urge youngsters to continue expressing and discussing freely. #SocialMediaDay
Social Media Records 2018
University of Michigan - About Social Media Day 2018
2015World Social Media Day - Save the Date: 30 June, 2015
SOCIAL MEDIA DAY: WHAT IS IT, AND HOW TO CELEBRATE
Preparations are on full swing for celebration of Social Media Day on 30 June 2014
Motorola Mobility partners with Mashable
We share a similar mission to connect people everywhere through innovative technologies.
Parties around the world will bring together digital enthusiasts to honor technological advancements that have given rise to the connected generation.
The State of Nevada officially recognized June 30, 2012 as Social Media Day.
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and Secretary of State Ross Miller, signed the official proclamation, on May 30, 2012.
With the proclamation joins Nevada with the state of Arizona and the cities of New York, Toronto, Dublin, Las Vegas, Reno, San Jose and San Carlos, Calif. — all of which have recognized Social Media Day on 30 June.
The cities of Fort Collins, Colo., and Ottawa, Canada, will officially recognize June 30, 2012, as Social Media Day.
The cities’ proclamations were signed by Karen Weitkunat, the mayor of Fort Collins, on June 5 and by Jim Watson, the mayor of Ottawa, on June 13.
GetClue CEO on Social Media Day
Events on 30th June for Social Media Day
Social Media Conference in Texas
organized by Lissa Duty
Cincinnati declared as most social city for 2011
Twitter messages still pouring in for the Day
39 persons met a Mumbai on 1st July
Updated 30 June 2018, 19 June 2016, 30 June 2012