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Marketing Land’s Most-Shared Stories on Facebook of 2013: The Downfall of EdgeRank, Google Reader and QR Codes
Welcome to another installment of our Year In Review series. We have already shared our top news stories and our most tweeted stories; but in 2013, our Facebook sharers like to share news and features about Facebook – such as the changes in the News Feed algorithm, using hashtags, “story bumping,” and ultimately how to get the most out of Facebook marketing.
For all of our most socially-shared stories of 2013, we used Social Crawlytics, a free tool that analyzes each URL of a site to show how it’s been shared, including Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and more. The tool captures social plugin data that on each URL, and a great way to see how your content resonates socially.
Without further ado, here are the 20 most-shared stories of 2013:
And of course, Merry Christmas to our Marketing Land readers everywhere! May your holidays be bright.