Tag Archives: social media

Do those ‘likes’ really matter?

Does Facebook sometimes depress you because everyone else’s life seems better than yours? Advertisements

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Aussies’ Ashes Tweet “sucked ass”

As usual, the current Ashes cricket series is producing plenty of talking points, and inevitably social media is involved. Back in 2010, we wrote about a Twitter mix-up over the name The Ashes. This time, Cricket Australia’s own Twitter account … Continue reading

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Are hyperlocal news sites the future of local journalism?

We hear (and indeed have ourselves expressed) much lamenting at the apparently inevitable decline of local newspapers, but perhaps hyperlocal news websites offer hope for the future.

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Award-winning Neil Cowley talks social media – and all that jazz

How did super-talented, but (let’s be honest) not yet household names, Neil Cowley Trio win a popular vote to beat international singing star Jamie Cullum and lift the UK Jazz Artist title last month? Well, maybe social media played a … Continue reading

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Go Compare this student job application with others

Insurance comparison website Go Compare has really stepped up its social media activity over the last year or so – and very successfully too. But now a Welsh university student has used digital to create his own unusual bid for … Continue reading

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Speedway teams slow out of the gates in social media race

The UK’s top speedway teams have picked up some social media speed since our last check a year ago, but they are still behind other sports and really need to listen more.

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Goal! UK’s ice hockey teams score with social media

Our first look at UK ice hockey teams’ use of social media proved to be one of our most popular posts. Now, one year on, we can report phenomenal growth in fans engaging with their teams through the main networks.

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