Social Media: What the British royals are teaching the rest of us about social

August 5, 2013 - 11 Comments

Many of us are turning to social media to not only give us news on our friends, but news of the day.

The birth of a royal baby to Kate and William took Twitter and Facebook by storm… and the British monarchy right into the Internet age. Companies can do the same by tapping into what people are already excited about.

In my latest blog, I talk about how to make your own content timely and interesting. Read the full post here

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  1. The internet in recent times have really change how we do things and also how families and friends have been able to keep the conversation going, using different internet platforms, this in itself is a plus to online marketers who intend to sell their goods or promote a certain course….Good post you have there

  2. I think public always love something new , great post

  3. The world of social media is taking a new trend and like you pointed out social media are not only used to follow friends but also get latest news on happenings around us, I get close to 100 hits sharing on facebook alone

  4. draws attention to the content of their private lives, especially for people who are following celebrities put in their place

  5. social sites are new media tool for every one.

  6. I think on every big international events the traffic graphs of social media increase to some what. But due to small events i have seen #tags increasing reach to max on facebook and twitter. If you see country wise events you can create a complete news graph which can tell you the every relation between the news

  7. I really liked your article

  8. Na verdade as redes sociais, tomaram conta da humanidade, acredito que todas ficam por alguns minutos vendo alguma coisa no facebook, orkut, twitter e outros. Realmente é bom compartilhar boas coisas, todo mundo gosta

  9. Content has to be timely, but more than that it has to be interesting! More than ever “content” marketing is proving that, once again, content is KING.
    It must add value to the internet, and part of that is to be both timely and interesting!
    Great article, thanks for the share!

  10. Love the story and it really resonates!