Newest Installment in Facebook Live Ad Campaign Focuses on Sports

SocialTimes Facebook

The multiplatform advertising campaign backing Facebook Live added a new television spot Monday focused on sports. FacebookLiveSportsTVAd from SocialTimes on Vimeo.

Hey Sports Teams Quit Telling Me to LIKE your Facebook Posts

Adam Sherk

Sports teams are among the biggest offenders: Now don’t get me wrong. Brands of all shapes and sizes do it, but as I mainly follow news organizations and sports teams on Facebook it is the teams that negatively caught my attention.

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Sports and Social Media-What have We Learned?

Direct Marketing Observations

athletics SEO/SEM amateur athletics social media sportsRecently via ESPN, a social media drama played out nationally as a Texas A&M football recruit and one of their coaches sparred via Twitter , over the perception of each other’s veiled tweets.

Social Media Community Management: An Interview with Kathryn Peck of EA SPORTS

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Almost exactly a year ago, I observed Kathryn Peck represent EA SPORTS on Twitter. What’s a typical day like for you as the EA SPORTS Active Community Manager? How (and when) did you get to be the Community Manager for EA Sports Active?

Sports and Social Media-What have We Learned?

Direct Marketing Observations

athletics SEO/SEM amateur athletics social media sportsRecently via ESPN, a social media drama played out nationally as a Texas A&M football recruit and one of their coaches sparred via Twitter , over the perception of each other’s veiled tweets.

Rio 2016: 1.5 Billion Facebook Interactions; 916 Million on Instagram

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook said in an email to SocialTimes that the five posts that tallied the most likes, comments and shares during Rio 2016 were: Cristiano Ronaldo congratulates Usain Bolt (below). The athletes who received the most mentions, likes and comments within Olympics-related content during the Games were: Phelps. The 2016 Summer Olympic Games spurred 1.5

NFL Teams on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, Weeks 10-12

SocialTimes Facebook

Other findings by Unmetric included: The Cowboys also posted a clean sweep of likes and comments across the three social networks during weeks 10 through 12 of the NFL season.

If Blogging Were a Sport, Here are Three Things I Learned While Playing the Game


When I think of blogging, I think of a sports stadium with a game being played on the field. All my life I have played all sports with an adapted rule book. An example of such an adaptation in sport is sledge hockey. Comment below.

NFL Teams on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, Weeks 13-15

SocialTimes Facebook

The Cowboys tallied the most likes across the three social networks, as well as the most comments on Facebook and Twitter, with the New York Giants taking the Instagram comments title.

A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call

SocialTimes Twitter

And also social commentary–anyone can comment about what’s happening now and share their thoughts, and sometimes those go into conversations. As it relates to the economic deals, we’re focused on live sports, live news and politics and live entertainment.

My Top Posts of 2010 on SEO, PR and Social Media for News and Sports

Adam Sherk

I thought it was interesting that three of my top 10 were related to sports and social media because I write about that only occasionally as a side interest. I’d like to thank everyone who has engaged with my blog in some way this year be it a comment, link, tweet, Facebook like, LinkedIn or Google Reader share or just stopping by to read a post. Another year has passed and that means it is time for marketing blogs to do their obligatory top posts of the year roundups.

A Commenting System to Rule them All: Why Choosing the Right Comment System can Make or Break your Blog


That’s where comments come in. So read on for the lowdown on these top-notch commenting systems, so you can make the best decision for your publication. Most popular CMS platforms have their own commenting systems. Here are the most popular: WordPress Comments.

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2016 NBA Finals on Facebook, Twitter

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook said the 2015-16 NBA Finals was the most talked about ever on the social network, tallying more than 269 million posts, likes, shares and comments from some 43 million users. million times, shared more than 100,000 times and drawn more than 384,000 Reactions and more than 55,000 comments. As for Twitter, Andrew Barge , who works on sports partnerships for the social network, said in a blog post that some 24.2

NFL Teams on Facebook and Twitter, Weeks 7-9

SocialTimes Facebook

7 using its cross-channel reports , and its findings included: The Cowboys led Facebook in audience size, engagement, likes and comments, and “America’s Team” also topped Twitter in engagement and likes. Meanwhile the Green Bay Packers were tops in total posts and total comments.

Death of Muhammad Ali Shakes Up Facebook, Twitter World

SocialTimes Facebook

The death of former heavyweight boxing champion and cultural icon Muhammad Ali last Friday jolted the sports world, along with Facebook and Twitter. Facebook said in a blog post by Evan Shugerman , who works on sports partnerships for the social network and Instagram, and data scientist Dustin Cable that in the first 24 hours after Ali’s death, 48 million users were responsible for more than 110 interactions (posts, comments, likes, shares) on Facebook.

Facebook Prepping Instant Games Platform for Messenger?

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook declined to comment on the reports. Facebook Gaming Applications apps basketball Big Viking Games Facebook Messenger Instant Games Josh Constine Keepy Up on Messenger King messenger New Zealand Shuffle Cats Mini soccer Sports Techcrunch The Information Tom Dotan

Sports Teams: Times Have Changed, Adapt!

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Sports Teams: Times Have Changed, Adapt! jlangford Pete, thanks for the comment!

Euro 2016: The Players, Brands and Fans Winning the Euros on Social

Talkwalker SM

We’ve seen people from around the world post close to 100 million tweets supporting their teams and brands trying to muscle in on the incredible global exposure major sports events can provide. After almost a month of non-stop football (or soccer if you prefer!)

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4 Eastern Conference MLS (Major League Soccer) Apps for the iPhone


Welcome to the sport that gives new meaning to the term ‘rough and tumble’. Sporting Kansas City FanZone. Sporting Kansas City FanZone boasts its own sports societal network for the exclusive use of the elite members of FanZone, which is you, should you invest in this app.

Get and Keep Readers

Geoff Livingston

Further, professionalism means engaging your commenters , on and off your blog with respect. Too many times I debated commenters rather than simply thank them for investing the time to comment. Word of mouth through commenting and links did the trick.

Top 10 Apps for Windows Phones


BBC Sport Mobile. BBC Sport Mobile gives you the latest sport news from the BBC on the go. Get latest full article news on football, tennis, cricket, golf, rubgy, athletics and many other sports. Download BBC Sports Mobile. Let me know in the comments section.

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Euro 2016 on Twitter: 10 Great Accounts Every Fan Should Follow

Talkwalker SM

Why you should follow : Surprisingly unguarded (often funny) comments about matches and players and the occasional foray into politics. Who: Parody account for sports news. Euro 2016 is now well underway with every goal, incident and meme sending social media into a frenzy.

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Twitter Squatting - a new cyber sport

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Its a snowy Saturday and I just picked up an email comment from one of my blog readers pointing out an incorrect twitter handle for Levi's on my list of Brands that Tweet.

9 Never-Before-Seen Blog Comments

Ari Herzog

It goes without saying that people enjoy commenting here, and I enjoy interacting with them. But some comments never make it past my Akismet spam filter. Here are some examples of comments you should never write (with embedded links removed): 1. The vague comment. The misspelled gratifying comment. The unapplicable comment. The buy this comment. The big paragraph and unrelated link at end comment. The unrelated comment.

The Advertising vs. PR Debate Won’t Exist in 30 Years

Geoff Livingston

The ability to comment across platforms, across devices, and just about anywhere in the physical world changes everything. Marketing advertising convergence In 30 Years interactive Jack Dorsey media newusatoday olympian pr sports USA Today

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Sports Can Learn a Few Things From Gov 2.0

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media Sports Can Learn a Few Things From Gov 2.0 Sports Can Learn a Few Things From Gov 2.0 and sports 2.0. [.]

Tennis on Social: Game Over For Nadal

Talkwalker SM

Rafael Nadal defeats Sam Groth to get to the second round: the Spaniard had started the week well, breezing past his first opponent with spectacular shots that generated much comments and shares on social media. Have you been watching the French Open last week?

Manti Te’o story gets Taiwanese animation

Jeff Esposito

No comment needed aside from – sad, but awesome… sports Manti Te'o Manti Te'o girlfriend Mantio Te'o Scam

My Top Posts of 2011 on SEO, PR and Social Media for Publishers

Adam Sherk

Is Using Facebook Comments Good for Publishers? Looking at my 2011 posts, it is interesting that a sports topic got the top slot since that’s not a major focus for me. For those of you that stop by to read a post, leave a comment or share something via social, I just want to say thanks.

10 Brands Killing It On Instagram in 2016

Talkwalker SM

Their images and videos show the athletes in action, tying all sports together through inspirational hashtags such as #FindFocus or #HereToCreate. Check out the number of comments on this post!

Improve the NFL Experience with Social

Geoff Livingston

While not my favorite, the NFL reigns as America’s most popular sports league. Yes, there will be negative comments, cursing, passion and just flat-out lewdness. Social Media Sports Chat community management GetGlue Instagram NFL photo twitter updatesIt’s Friday.

Many Eyes

Buzz Marketing for Technology

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Why is Grandma Using Facebook and Uncle Joe Using Twitter? 10 Social Media Statistics That May Surprise You

Social Media Citizens

Men and youngsters are more likely to be influenced by what they read on social media and are more likely to engage by commenting and interacting. Of the market of 18-24 year olds, 62% interact through comments and such. Sports: Women 5.4% – Men 15.5%.

Find out how ANZ is Minting Engagement on Social Media


ANZ has the lead in Likes, Comments, and Shares and has the most Reach. Take a look at the Likes, Comments, and Shares that each of these brands received per Post. This takes into account Likes, Comments, Shares as well as the number of people likely to have seen the Post).

You Don’t Define Engagement; They Do


But she rarely commented or posted visibly. In another example, this participant described being strongly engaged with her specific participation within a club sports league, but had no desire to be on the board or run things.

UEFA Champions League Final on Social Media


Real Madrid has the edge on Instagram with more followers, posts, likes and comments. sports social media Social Media Analytics real madrid champions leagueThe finals are finally here! Before Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid battle it out on the field, I thought it would be fun to see which team would win the cup on social media.

How data visualization brings numbers to life


“ More about this programme : Hans Rosling’s famous lectures combine enormous quantities of public data with a sport’s commentator’s style to reveal the story of the world’s past, present and future development.

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The Super Bowl & Social Media: 5 Must-Reads


It’s been an exciting week for sports (and social media) enthusiasts here in Indianapolis! million social-media comments during and after Super Bowl XLVI, primarily on Twitter and Facebook.

50 Inspiring Tech Savvy Leaders Over 50

Janet Fouts

Add away in the comments and click the links below to tweet these people thanks for being an inspiration. Chief Content Strategist for Edelman (@EdelmanPR), AdAge columnist, LinkedIn Influencer and avid sports fan. You know what? I’m tired of hearing people say “I’m over 50, too old to understand this stuff” or similar balderdash. I’m over 50 and I get it, so can you!

Facebook Audience Optimization: Better Engagement and Insights for Pages

Jon Loomer

Sports and outdoors. However, avoid tags that are too broad like “Entertainment” or “Sports,” favoring subcategories instead. ” Note that they didn’t use the broadest “Sports.” Let me know in the comments below!