Social Media

Essentials for Your Social Media Crisis Survival Kit

Social Simulator is a great online resource to let your team practice their social media response during a crisis without disrupting live accounts. Reicherter wrapped up by advising attendees that even though crisis management can seem overwhelming, it's best to start small with free or low-cost tools that … Read More

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Fed up with social media, major UK pub chain deletes all of its accounts

A major pub chain in the U.K. has suddenly shuttered all of its social media accounts after chairman Tim Martin suggested society as a whole would benefit if others followed his example. Rejecting the widely held idea that a successful business needs a social media presence, JD Wetherspoon on … Read …

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Wrestling Ranks Fourth on Social Media Among International Federations

Wrestling's media department was also honored last week in the United States winning the “New Media Specialists of the Year Award” as presented by the National Wrestling Media Association (NWMA). In giving the award, the NWMA cited United World Wrestling's short documentary features, match … Read More

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Bella Hadid ‘conserves’ herself on social media

Bella Hadid "conserves" herself on social media now. The 21-year-old model used to really "over-share" on her Instagram account but has toned that back as she wants to "protect" herself and her heart. She said: "I used to be a really big over-sharer. I learned that protecting myself and my …

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Wetherspoon calls time on social media

You have to hand it to JD Wetherspoon. The UK pub group, which has five bars in Ireland, has turned shutting down its lacklustre social media presence into a publicity coup. Social media was buzzing with the news that the pub chain was ditching Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, citing the …

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Surviving the Post-social Media Apocalypse: Has JD Weatherspoon’s started a chain of events?

In the wake of the recent #DeleteFacebook movement and now JD Weatherspoon's abandonment of social media, a new report highlights that these recent data privacy issues marks the beginning of a post-social media apocalypse. The report, Surviving the Post-social Media Apocalypse, from Wildfire … Read More

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JD Wetherspoon removes its social media accounts

Pub chain JD Wetherspoon is removing itself from all social media across its 900 establishments and head office with immediate effect. The company say the trolling of MPs is a key reason for the move but also cite the misuse of personal data and addictive nature of social media. Wetherspoon …

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Sniping on social media about plans to expand racing terrain on Golden Peak at Vail? You’re …

If you want to comment on Vail Resorts' proposed Golden Peak expansion, then you must speak your piece directly to the U.S. Forest Service. Trolling social media comment sections does not count as a comment. Both supporters and detractors of the plan to add 42 acres of race training at …

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‘People on social media feel they can’t get off it’

JD Wetherspoon chairman Tim Martin has told the BBC that it would be a "catastrophe" if his chain of pubs has to return to social media in the future. "In politics and in business, people vastly overestimate the importance of social media," he said. "The people who are on social …

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The Best Social Media Moments from the 2018 Boston Marathon

Kawauchi Pushes the Pace to Win Boston · Desiree Linden. 2. Social Media Erupts for Desiree Linden's Big Win · Boston Marathon. 3. The Worst Weather Days in Boston Marathon History · Chicago Marathon. 4. Marathons Where You Can Score a BQ · Shalane Flanagan. 5. Top Moments From the …