Virtually every modern marketer has a presence in social channels, and many use social listening tools to monitor what people say about their brands. Yet despite being a maturing discipline, social analytics remains stubbornly difficult and frustrating to apply. How much is a Facebook fan worth? Does it matter that your "net sentiment" is in the single digits? Your "share of voice" on Twitter is down this week – should you panic? This presentation focuses on the social analytics vendors, techniques, metrics and cases that can help you most.