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Innovation: Talkwalker’s industry and social media awards 2018

Innovation: Talkwalker’s industry and social media awards 2018

In this fast world of social media, you can’t afford to be one step behind. That’s why at Talkwalker we focus on innovation - as defined by our numerous industry and social media awards. This recap shows you why Talkwalker lead the industry in 2018, when it came to providing you with social analytics tools.

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Why you need to innovate

In the fast-paced world of marketing and social media, you have to keep innovating. It takes time and effort to remain ahead of your competition, ensuring that your strategy scales alongside your company growth.

And your martech tools too.

At Talkwalker, we work hard to ensure that your social media listening tools are not only the best on the market, but remain the best in the future. It takes a lot of perseverance (and perspiration), but technical innovation is at the core of everything Talkwalker does.

Simply put - your social listening and analytic needs are safe in our hands.

Don’t take our word for it. Check out the numerous awards from 2018 that defined us as the market leader.

Talkwalker named a Strong Performer in Forrester Wave™ Report

The biggest announcement of 2018 was Talkwalker being named a strong performer in the Forrester Wave™: Social Listening Platforms, Q3 2018 report. Recognized globally, we were honored to rank so highly in our first ever inclusion.

Out of 10 major competitors, Talkwalker received the highest scores possible in the “customer base” and “customer growth rate” criteria, and among the highest scores in the “data quality” and “reporting” criteria.

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“Those looking to understand social media's impact on their brands should consider Talkwalker.”

“Relative newcomer Talkwalker has been gaining traction with a "protect, measure, promote" go-to-market framework.”

“Its road map aligns with its vision to create a highly technical and flexible product with broad data access, a sophisticated data engine, and advanced analytics for its Quick Search feature and core social listening platform.”

We believe that our scores can be put down to our worldwide customers, including 2000+ brands and agencies who already acknowledge our product as the strongest on the market.

If you’d like to take a closer look, you can download your complimentary copy of the report here:

The Forrester Wave™: Social Listening Platforms Q3 2018 by Jessica Liu and Arleen Chien

Talkwalker named G2 Crowd leader in Social Media Monitoring Software 2019

We also had great user reviews on G2 Crowd, which helped us to be named a G2 Crowd leader in the social media monitoring industry.

We were ranked on the world’s leading B2B technology review platform, based on user reviews, aggregated online data, and market presence.

This was a huge win for us, as we rely on customer feedback to ensure we provide the social listening and analytics platform businesses want. Listening to what our users say about our team and our platform, means we can provide the social listening of the future.

Not 1. Not 2. But 3 AI social media awards

This year, we integrated all our AI innovations into our powerful Talkwalker AI Engine. This technical breakthrough gives users the power of artificial intelligence, to make social listening quicker, easier, and cleaner.

And this hard work was quickly recognized. First of all, we won Best Use of AI In MarTech, in the Martech Breakthrough Awards, which recognizes the best products and companies in the global marketing technology industry.

Then, we won the Artificial Intelligence Prize at the Data Festival in Paris.

social media awards - Data Festival award

And finally, we won the technical solution prize at Grand Prix Social Media.

Social media awards - Grand Prix

It’s been amazing to see all our hard work paying off, with the industry recognizing the impact our AI will have in the coming years.

Now...onto the 2019 social media awards

Yes. 2018 was amazing. And we couldn’t have done it without all the people that make Talkwalker great. Our clients, partners, and team, have shown continued support to the company, and we’re proud to be creating an award-winning platform that people love. Thank you to everyone that has helped our success so far.

But it doesn’t stop there. We’ve plenty planned for 2019. What will that be? Well, we can’t tell you just yet. Just be reassured that we will continue to be at the forefront of the industry. And will surely be winning more awards too. (We’re going to need a bigger trophy cabinet.)

To discover more about what makes Talkwalker so good, you can download the Forrester Wave report below…

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