Top 10 Social Media B2B Posts in First Half of 2011

We are at the halfway point of the year and it is instructive to review which Social Media B2B posts have resonated with our readers over the past six months. The following list is based solely on page views, as determined by Google Analytics. It does not include factors like how many comments a post received or how many times a post has been retweeted.

If you are a regular reader of this site, than most of these posts are familiar to you. You have probably read and retweeted them. If not, read on to find some great information to help you with social media for your B2B company. If you are a new reader, below is a good sampling of the kinds of posts we publish. The most popular social network on this site, based on this list, is Facebook, followed by Twitter, then LinkedIn. That is because more B2B marketers are trying to understand how to use Facebook in their social media plans.

And one final note before we get to the list. Each one of these posts has a number in the title, which means it is a list of some sort. Whether it is a list of stats, tools, examples or a way to do things, blog reader like having their information organized into lists.

1. 28 Awesome B2B Social Media Statistics
2. Top 10 B2B Companies on Twitter
3. 10 B2B Social Media Case Studies and Examples
4. 7 B2B Social Media Tools You Haven’t Heard Of
5. 5 Ways for B2B Companies to Engage on Facebook
6. 75 of the Best B2B Facebook Marketing Tips
7. 8 B2B Facebook Landing Pages
8. 11 Predictions for B2B Social Media in 2011
9. [Updated] 10 Examples of B2B Facebook Fan Pages
10. 15 Useful Twitter Tools for B2B Social Media

Do you have a favorite post that did not make the list?

Most Popular Posts on Social Media B2B in 2009

It is hard to believe that we started this site less than a year ago and we have already received such great response from our readers in the form of comments, tweets and links. The following is a list of the site’s most popular posts from 2009. Check out the ones you might have missed. Here’s a keyword tip that jumps out at me looking at the list. The only post title on the list that does not contain B2B has the word business in it. The growth of social media in B2B, but especially people looking for information about it, has been explosive in 2009, and this list of posts bears that out.

5 Reasons Social Media For B2B Is Not “A Fad In Search Of A Purpose” (March)

B2B Social Media Marketing Examples (March)

B2B Social Media Example: Siemens (April)

B2B Social Media Newsroom Example: Scania (May)

10 Business Blogging Best Practices (June)

10 Things a B2B Company Can Do to be Social Now (August)

3 Ways B2B Companies Should Be Using Facebook For Lead Generation (September)

5 Cases When Social Media Isn’t Right For B2B (September)

10 Examples of B2B Facebook Fan Pages (December)

Google Will Force All B2B Companies To Tweet (December)

Was your favorite post on the list? Let us know below.