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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



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

London 2012

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


Arrival in London

We made it to London last night, approximately 11pm local time.  I successfully made most of the flight without sleeping, knowing that London was five hours ahead, and sleep would be the only responsible thing to do once getting settled into the hotel.  350 more words

Hilary Phelps