Do Not Track and Social Media Metrics

October 16th, 2013

blog3By now, most businesses understand that tracking social media and having metrics is very important to understanding what you’re doing right.  They help to track progress and allocating your timing.  But which social media monitoring trackers are the best?

There are plenty a lot of tracking websites out there but three continue to rank higher than the rest.  Google is #1 and continues to grow as Google + climbs the ladder of success.  Facebook Social Plugins is the second best.  Twitter, ranks as a close third to the aforementioned.

But what about the new Do Not Track initiative?  How do companies like Google, Facebook, and Twitter continue to allow tracking while supporting the Do Not Track policy? Turns out it doesn’t affect business the way so many feared.  In fact, there are more important things to worry about when it comes to privacy and here is a good article by PC World: The 5 biggest online privacy threats of 2013.