Month: December 2017

#SocialSpeak – 2018’s All About Football and Goals, Literally

December 24, 2017

As we look forward to 2018, review the year gone by and work on new strategies for the upcoming year, one topic above all is set to rule the world of social media in 2018, and that is nothing less than the beautiful game and the world’s most popular sport, football.

While some may be insta-famous, ‘The World’s Game’ has left an unmatchable footprint in the world of social media and will just continue to rise with the forthcoming FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia. Especially since 4 regional teams will be participating in the World Cup after ages. According to a report by Forbes, European football teams held 11 out of the top 20 spots in the world for combined social media followings, interactions, and earned media value.

Let’s look at how Football has taken over our most used social media platforms. Continue reading

#SocialSpeak: The Great Maturation of the Social Networks

December 17, 2017

It’s been a big week for social media; a week during which, for want of a better word, two of social media’s biggest players displayed a certain maturity that can only be accessed through the passage of cold, unskippable time. Instagram, for its part, introduced an update that might prove to be its most revolutionary since the app’s birth, while Twitter, in a move displaying its distinctly matured ability to adapt to its users’ habits, adopted an aspect of the Twitterverse that had previously been neglected. Continue reading

#SocialSpeak’s Year in Retrospect: What Was and What Will Be

December 10, 2017

The festive season has started, which means 2018 is at our collective doorstep. In the spirit of the New Year, we decided to look back at what has happened with social media in 2017, and give you, our readers, a little hint at what may be coming next!

2017 was a whirlwind in the world of social media. If you’ve been stuck in a forest somewhere with no access to the internet for a year, your return to the land of the digital might lead to a bit of confusion. All our favourite social media platforms had some serious work done this year, and we’ve covered pretty much all the biggies. Continue reading

#SocialSpeak’s November Recap

December 4, 2017

November was an eventful month for new Social Media updates, trends, and old posts that suddenly resurfaced. What happened during the last week of the month? In a nutshell, celebrities and other famous people saw a resurfacing of some of their past social media posts, which ended up putting a dent in their career, major brands pulled their ads off of YouTube, and the Black Friday sale was as entertaining as ever! Let’s go into the details! Continue reading