I can’t believe it’s Friday already! So without further ado, here’s some of my favourite and some of the biggest sports business and social media news stories and blog posts from the past week.Continue reading
With 350 million worldwide users a Facebook page offers huge potential for sports clubs. However, users are now inundated with thousands of pages all after their attention. So, how can you make your page stand out from the crowd, and keep the fans coming back?Continue reading
Throughout the course of the week I come across so much great sports business and social media content I thought I’d start a weekly re-cap of some of my favourite stories and blog posts.
Check out what made this weeks selection.Continue reading
Ryan Babbel today revealed on Twitter that he had been dropped from the Liverpool squad for this weekends game against Stoke.Continue reading
I recently put out a question on Twitter, blogs and fansites: Sports fans, where do you go for information about your favourite teams/athletes, official sites or other sources?
The resounding answers were that sports fans get information from other sources, such as, fansites, local media and RSS feeds.
So, can social media help bring fans back to official club sites?Continue reading
I’ve recently had my first article published on SportsNetworker.com, a great site that covers a variety of topics revolving around sports business and the Internet. Check it out and let me know your thoughts.Continue reading
2009 was the year that social media really took off in sports with teams, athletes, coaches and sponsors all starting to take note of how social media can have a huge impact on sports and fans.
I recently had the pleasure of working with Jason Peck on the design for his Sports and Social Media Predictions 2010 eBook. Jason brought together 16 thought-leaders from the sports and social media industry to share their ideas and predictions for sports and social media in 2010.Continue reading