Archive for July, 2010

IBM factbook

Data Visualization: IBM World Factbook Dashboard

If you like data visualization, you probably don’t want to miss this one. I just discovered this interactive dashboard IBM has developed earlier this year. Google has put together a visualization tool with the same sets of data by World Bank, but World Factbook Dashboard presents the data in a way more stylish and advanced way. Great tool to be bookmarked for future country research as it can give you Read More...

globalWebIndexLite

Free Tool: Global Web Index Lite

GlobalWebIndex has recently launched a free tool that allows users to quickly get a snapshot of their data on social media insights, this free tool was built based around the data they have gathered from Wave 2 database from January 2010. The latest data, Wave 3 from July 2009 is only available for GlobalWebIndex clients. This tool comes very handy when you are looking to create quick slides with valuable Read More...

listening_socialMedia

Stop listening on Social Media!

When I was a child, my parents used to give me long lectures all the time. I realized they would stop after awhile if I tried to act like I was listening. I wasn’t learning though. Listening is Easy More and more companies these days have started to gather data on what their consumers/ potential consumers say about their brands on social media. Since there are tons of free and Read More...