Knowing what your users are doing online is pretty important. You can use the info to know where to focus your marketing efforts. For example, if most of your users prefer watching videos to looking at pictures, focus more on creating YouTube posts and upload less to Flickr. Find out what people are talking about on Twitter to promote your collection.
Here are some ways to track what your users are seeing online.
- Tracking Twitter trends can be done using TweetStats or Trendistic.
- Tracking video trends? Try Magma or Break.
- If you want to track keyword search trends, try Google Trends Hot List, Google Trends or Trendy Bing.
- Want to know the latest news trend? Try Newsmap, which aggregates Google News and can be customized by topic and location.
If you want a quick way to see what’s popular in technology moment-by-moment, monitor what’s being discussed on the ReadWriteWeb “trends” section.