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State of the Industry: Sports and Social Media

The sports industry has taken to social media like a fish to water. Twitter is the new sports ticker, and Facebook is the new fan hub. 672 more words


Socialympics: Photo of 'Rambo' arcade game in Olympic Village takes gold

In our ongoing coverage of the Sochi Socialympics, the U.S. athletes continue to deliver. Here’s a look at the medalists for Jan. 31. 288 more words


Socialympics: As the athletes begin to arrive in Sochi, we start handing out medals for best tweets

With still a week to go until competition begins at the Sochi Olympics (some events start Feb. 6, before the Feb. 7 opening ceremony), Team USA may not realize that the pressure is already on. 643 more words



London 2012 has been dubbed the first “Socialympics” by many people and today’s DP Challenge is asking the question about how did we, the online community, view it? 641 more words



Even before it all began, they labelled this as the Social Media Olympics. Whether it has been tweets notifying the public of results within seconds of events finishing, or the sharing of photos of our latest Gold medal winners by the official Team GB Facebook page, it is clear that social media interaction has hit unprecedented heights at the London 2012 Olympics. 616 more words

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Socialympics 2012

Day 5 of the Olympics is underway.

It has been a busy five days in Mongarlowe of managing sleep deprivation whilst keeping up with the immensely rich and diverse social media offerings. 152 more words