The way we think about watching sports is going through a rapid transformation. Attendance is down across most leagues but TV ratings are up. Fans seem to be more wrapped up in the sagas of individual athletes than they are in following their favorite teams. CLICK HERE for the full article.
Pinterest’s members are solely responsible for what they pin and repin. They must have explicit permission from the owner to post everything. CLICK HERE for the full article
Social media continues to take the world by storm. Millions of people interact on websites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn every day. In fact, more people log onto Facebook than Google. CLICK HERE for more information
Although the 2012 Olympic games are more than a year away, social media preparations are certainly in order. Recently the International Olympic Committee released an advisory document to athletes encouraging them to use social media – but with restrictions. For Full Article: Click Here
A recent bill has been introduced in Maryland that seeking to protect student-athletes’ social media privacy. The bill states that an institution of postsecondary education may not require a student or applicant to 1) provide access to his or her personal account; 2) disclosure user name(s), password(s), or other means of accessing a student’s personal [...]
As of last month, it officially became illegal in California for anyone on a jury to tweet, use Facebook or go on the Internet to get or give any information about the trial. CLICK HERE for the rest of the story.
By now, practically everyone on the planet has heard about NBA phenom Jeremy Lin. His ‘rags to riches’ story is already a legendary tale of persistence, talent, guts, and glory. A true American saga. CLICK HERE for the full article.
Social media is all about engagement–engaging in conversations that heretofore were not possible. And when it comes to sports and athletes, we fans love to engage with our favorite players. The Philadelphia Wings of the National Lacrosse League (NLL) have taken it to a new level . . . CLICK HERE for the full story.