Twitter to Live-Stream MLB, NHL Games, 120 Sports Highlight Show

SocialTimes Twitter

Twiitter’s live-streaming splurge continued with Monday’s announcement of pacts with Major League Baseball , the National Hockey League and 120 Sports.

How to Know If Your Brand Should Hop on a New Social Media Trend

Ignite Social Media

Are all your Facebook friends talking about the next big sporting event, upcoming holiday, or election? Trends can be found everywhere but social media is the best place to find the freshest and most relevant trends today. Is this trend right for my brand?

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Easy Ideas to Turn Twitter Trending Topics into Gold

agora pulse

Trending topics are the most talked-about news, and on Twitter, it can help companies boost their engagement, awareness, and clickthroughs. So how can you use Twitter trending topics? However, avoid inappropriately newsjacking a trending topic. What’s Trending for Your Business?

8 New B2B Video Content Marketing Trends

Convince & Convert

This is the sentiment that started the Vidyard Ignite conference – the first-of-its-kind event specifically designed to address the issues that B2B marketers face when it comes to creating video. Make it a part of your strategy to watch the trending videos on YouTube at least weekly.

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How to Get Ahead of This Year’s Social Media Trends

Convince & Convert

In a recent webinar with Mention, I addressed the interruption of platform changes and identified four digital trends for marketers to get out in front of now. Get Ahead of the Trends for Success in Social Media Marketing from Lauren Teague.

Tennis on Social: Game Over For Nadal

Talkwalker SM

2016 is without doubt the year where visual content is king, and this trend is obvious at the French Open. If you’re like me, you’re probably always looking for good people to follow during important events. Have you been watching the French Open last week?

31 Expert Guides to Maximizing Online Brand Visibility – WPO

Webbiquity SMM

event sponsorships, community outreach, analyst coverage, trade association membership) components. Create an impression versus multiple impressions”), and events—in other words, most of the key elements of WPO. The 4 SEO Trends Every Marketer Needs to Know by iMedia Connection.

RIP: Social Media Networks & Features that Died in 2016

Ignite Social Media

Needless to say, a lot of newsworthy events happened in 2016. Snapchat decided to squash the feature in September and focus on Group Stories for larger events—holidays, sporting events, and red carpets. The social media space saw many changes as well.

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Everyone Can Now Create Twitter Moments: Here’s All You Need to Know

Buffer Social

When they originally launched, Moments were intended to help Twitter users keep up with what the world is talking about at any given time without having to follow loads of new people or watch trending topics closely. News and Trends Resources

Time for Real Introspection on Real Time Marketing

Social Media Marketing

Think of it this way: the Oscars, the Super Bowl or any other major public event is like a party that we're all attending. It's one thing to staff up for a special event, announcement or media integration for a limited period of time. social media trends content

50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

What social media developments and trends should I be watching? Whether it’s a local tweet-up or a major conference, this knowledge could be useful to help you plan what events you should sponsor or where you should set up your next booth&# ). Social Media Trends and Predictions.

Mobile Trends for 2013


I discovered an article written by JWT on the 13 Mobile Trends for 2013 and picked out a few that I already see happening in my own mobile use. With mobile technology rapidly growing and changing it is exciting to see what we can expect to happen in the future.

Some Perspectives on Pinterest

Social Media Marketing

pinterest trends social networksYou've probably heard that Pinterest is here and in a big way. If you're not already familiar with it, take a look and see if you can understand what the fuss is all about. The site has been around for a couple of years but only recently took off.

5 Social Media Opportunities to Plan for this Summer

Ignite Social Media

This year marks the seventh annual World Social Media Day with the official US event to take place in New York City. If you’re interested in learning more about how to capitalize on opportunities at large events head here for another great blog post.

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This Week in Social Media

Social Media Marketing

Red Bull is expanding both its social portfolio and association with the world of extreme sports by introducing Flow, a trick-sharing app designed for skateboarders and BMXers. mobile news Marketing social media trends PR

Everything Marketers Need to Know About F8 Conference 2017 to Stay Ahead on Facebook

Buffer Social

If you were unable to get a ticket to the conference, you can attend one of its international viewing events in your area or watch it live online. News and TrendsNinety-three percent of marketers we surveyed are actively using Facebook for their business.

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Nielsen Social Content Ratings, Week of Oct. 10: Empire Rolls in Debate-Free Week

SocialTimes Facebook

Meanwhile, Major League Baseball flexed its muscles when it came to sports events for the week, bumping the National Football League off its perch, as six of the top 10 spots on the chart from Nielsen Social Content Ratings went to MLB postseason games. As for sports, the Dallas Cowboys ’ dominant victory over the Green Bay Packers at iconic Lambeau Field finished far atop the list, with 10.463 total interactions on Facebook and Twitter, more than double No.

Being The Underdog Is More Fun

Jason Yormark

The March Madness Tournament is one of my favorite sporting events of the year. Not because basketball is really my favorite, but because of all the sporting events in the world, it’s the one event where anything is possible.

How to Identify Popular Hashtags

Razor Social

using the hashtag of an event or a TV program). sport). I recently came across a post with a hashtag related to an event and when I clicked on it, I saw a lot of updates related to the event. Trending. jumping on the back of a trending hashtag could be useful.

Tweet, Pay, Love: The Modern-Day Social Media Pop-up

The Realtime Report

Pop-up shops have become a regular and vital part of high streets around the world—but the latest trend is the exchange of free goods and services in return for tweets, Facebook posts and Instagram posts: the “Social Media” pop-up.

What to Expect on Social Media During Super Bowl LI

Ignite Social Media

Based on past Super Bowl social trends, check out these potential opportunities for your brand. 1) Trending Hashtag Overload. involves monitoring trending hashtags for real-time opportunities. You never know when something will start trending that your brand could contribute to. During Super Bowl 50, when Always’ hashtag #LikeAGirl was trending, brands took the opportunity to post examples of females working in their industry.

The 6 Biggest Olympics Topics on Social Right Now

Simply Measured

Here’s is what social media is talking about as the countdown to the world’s biggest sporting event begins. Top Trends on Social Media for Rio Olympics 2016. The Official Rio 2016 hashtag has been trending as team/players from the world over prepare to join the games.

People Need Content

Geoff Livingston

It also highlights the importance of a balanced strategy including but not defined by the trend. As an event creator, I love it. Quality events are hard. The increasing glut of digital information makes quality events more important.

Five Signs the Future Belongs to User-Generated Content

Waxing UnLyrical

So which one garnered more interest according to Google trends? Live event social media generally involves a social media person or standard event-goer using a mobile device to put content online. Disclaimer: Pic-n-Post is a client of RedShift Writers. Hello, WUL readers!

Zika: A Social Media Conversation Timeline

Simply Measured

NYT Sports (@NYTSports) April 28, 2016. We looked for correlations in the aggregate data and aligned trends with specific events, supported by conversational analysis from Simply Measured. Here is the timeline of major conversational events around Zika we found on social.

Is Social Media the New TV for Brands?

Simply Measured

More specifically, the rate at which this trend is happening differs along generational lines and the United States has seen an 11% decrease in time spent watching traditional TV from 2010 to 2016. The US Open , the NFL , and Wimbeldon have also all begun to livestream events.

3 Viral Marketing Lessons from the 2016 Super Bowl Commercials

Talkwalker SM

The Super Bowl is one of the biggest global events for both the sporting world and for brands. Not for Live Events. But when it comes to live events, Super Bowl 2016 showed Twitter is still the platform of choice for viral marketing.

74% of World Cup Viewers Use Social Media During the Games

Convince & Convert

It’s no surprise that social media has become one of the most important tools for marketers to leverage during live events and sports games. In an effort to seize real-time opportunities and become part of the social conversation during the World Cup, marketers will be connecting with their consumers through #hashtags, “brand newsrooms” will be abuzz with trending topics, and consumers will be prompted to share ads across their networks.

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How to Optimize your Paid Search with Social Media

Buzz Marketing for Technology

So we potentially have a large sports audience as a segment of our brand, right? If I can discover the trends and themes consumers are creating, then I can put myself in the mix by building content to show up in that top eight to 10 results as well.

What Is Social Media Engagement & Why Should I Care?

Sprout Social

Jump on Current Events & Topical Subjects. When something is trending, going viral or simply in the news, you can use these topical events to bring new traffic to your social networks. You can cater it to things like hashtag holidays , events or live shows in your area.

10 Facebook Posting Tips to Improve Your Brand Awareness

Sprout Social

Leverage Trends. Trending Topics on Facebook show you the topics that have recently become popular on the social network. Based on engagement and location, Trending Topics are a powerful way to connect people around a major event and help them to engage in meaningful conversations.

Managing Social Media Campaigns


Creating a social media campaign is not a one time event. Updating profiles, using analytic tools, changing the profile designs, communicating with fans and followers, setting up events, etc. Social media marketing has become the third most popular form marketing as of 2013.

Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat: A Status Update

Simply Measured

Group Chatbots: It’s been in the works for awhile, but Facebook will launch its group chatbots at F8 to keep users informed about real-time news like sports, e-commerce deliveries, and more. If it looks good, then work on building content around major cultural events and milestones.

19 Twitter Best Practices That Show the Real You

Ari Herzog

Relate to sports. Relate to current events. Observe digital trends. Dan McLaren founded the UK Sports Network. You may not know I curate a Twitter list that includes over 300 social media managers and marketing professionals at some of the world’s most well-known organizations. I frequently peruse the list to get inspiration. Among those represented are Jetblue, Sony, McDonald’s, Lockheed Martin, Keurig, Walmart, MTV, and Coca-Cola.

Nielsen Report: Blogs Still on the Rise | ClickZ

SES Events. Latest Facebook Cannes Sports Politics & Advocacy UK & Europe. Trends Strategies Integrated Marketing Whats the Buzz? Live Events. Consumer-generated blogs have continued a strong upward trend since the company began tracking them in 2006, according to the U.S. Upcoming Events. Sports. Trends. Sports. Trends. ); //. Marketing News & Expert Advice. ClickZ Academy. Search Engine Watch.

How Social Selling Will Dominate the Future of E-Commerce

Convince & Convert

With the opportunity to have your message spread quickly and seen by millions in an extremely short timespan, it’s perfect for brands wanting to capitalize on real time events and trending topics. You’ve seen the headlines: “Why Is Facebook Engagement Suddenly Dropping?”.

7 Social Media Tactics Your 2013 Budget Needs to Succeed

SES Events. Strategies Data-Driven Marketing Marketing Automation Marketing to Latinos Conference Call Local Retail Sports & Entertainment Politics & Advocacy Automotive CPG Financial Services Healthcare & Pharma Agency Spotlight. Live Events. UPCOMING EVENTS.

Restoring Faith in Humanity - Together

Social Media Marketing

Watching the events unfold in Boston yesterday was horrific. As with any tragic event that plays out in the media, there is always fear, speculation, uncertainty and loose facts running rampant.

Alicia Keys To Perform #InCommon And Brands Celebrate #TowelDay


Alicia Keys is all set to be the first ever musical headliner at the world’s most watched sporting event. All the Twitter Trends , plus what team Audiense is reading in this week’s round up of the best social campaigns. Social Strategy Twitter Case Studies Twitter Trends

Using Social Media Data for Targeting – How to Locate and Action Real Audience Insights


Today you’ll find a home section, sports section, business section and so on. Those that liked homes, sports or business. As twitter grew up and people started using it in larger numbers, it really allowed us to see how real time trends could develop right before our eyes. This allowed them to pinpoint the earthquake, and verify its existence, just by following trends on social media. Take Advantage of Trending Topics.