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Who enjoys the fastest internet? South Koreans do, according to Ookla- the average South Korean Internet connection is more than 3x faster than the average connection in the US. Eastern European countries like Latvia and Lithuania are also at the top of the pool. Within the US, there is tremendous variation by state. Delaware, a very small state, has the fastest connections (comparable to those in Belgium), whereas Alaska, the biggest state, has the slowest connections (comparable to those in Serbia). <p style="text-align:right;color:#A8A8A8"></p>
Social media monitoring tools are becoming more critical to companies who are interested in finding out whether they are making a mark online. These companies are also able to monitor whether the ‘word on the streets’ about their companies is positive or negative and can play a part in their online reputation management. With the daily creation of new blogs, forums and social media sites, there are so many places for submission of feedbacks; it would be impossible to manually check for comments that aren’t keeping with your brand. Online reputation management has now become an industry in itself with consultants and companies offering their services to clean up any mess. There are various free social media monitoring tools available, in this post we’ll look at the most popular ones: Addictomatic
Last week, as part of our regular social media Friday series, we served up part one of the 20 most useful new social media tools of 2011 (20 through to 16). Now it’s time to bring you part two, which features our picks for tools 15 to 11. Are you ready to get busy?