The Audience Intelligence Blog

Writing about the digital spaces we inhabit, with a focus on audiences, consumer trends & insights, memes, social media research and digital strategy.


The top 9 Pulsar innovations of 2019 for marketing and insights

From new data sources to Communities and custom dashboards


  • News
    Pulsar joins Access Intelligence to create end-to-end marketing intelligence solution
  • Communities
    How patients, doctors and the public talk about cancer on social media and the web
  • Communities
    We listened to 2000 CIOs on social media: here’s what they say
  • Insights
    Prospecting college students: the California university edition

Introducing Pulsar’s Social Primary Index 🇺🇸

Pete Buttigieg is going viral ahead of New Hampshire primary

Introducing the Pulsar / 89up Social Election Tracker

How the public is engaging with issues & candidates in the UK general election

One of the biggest marketing campaigns this year was a fight

“From the United Kingdom”…to a global audience?

Flightshame: another Swedish trend in the climate conversation

Climate-related trends seem to start in Sweden, then spread everywhere else.

On Russian VK, the Ukraine whistleblower scandal has played out very differently

Russia's largest social network reacted to the scandal very differently than Twitter

Along with the market, the erectile dysfunction conversation is growing up

From a metaphor to an honest conversation

Met or MOMA? NYC’s favorite social museum

Most visited museums aren’t always the most followed on social media