Social Media Infographic: Richmond vs. Collingwood

By |April 18th, 2013|

One of the games of the round, Richmond versus Collingwood this week will not only be a tremendous contest on-field, […]

Running a social media competition @Harry_O style

By |September 1st, 2010|

Harry O’Brien is running another Twitter competition and a few athletes (and franchises) could take note how it is done.
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30 sports blogs you should be reading

By |June 29th, 2010|

What sports blogs do I read?  Probably too many but when so much great material is being shared it can’t […]

Twitter & Facebook World Cup, Crazy Sports Fans & NCAA marketing

By |June 18th, 2010|

Best of Digital Sports World #8

Sports on Facebook is tracking the Facebook activities of World Cup fans by passion, […]

Nike, ESPN, Aker & World Cup

By |May 21st, 2010|

Edition 4 of #BODSW, wow 4 straight weeks thanks Jerry Seinfeld – “Don’t break the chain”.

Nike goes Viral in April […]

Social Media & Charities, Facebook Changes & Real Madrid

By |May 7th, 2010|

Edition 2 of #BODSW, lets get cracking…

Harry O’Brien’s open letter to Barack Obama – great example from AFL footballer @Harry_O on how an athlete can use blogging & social media to achieve goals outside sport.  Here’s the Herald Sun’s take on Harry’s request.

NBA using social media to support charities – another way sports can engage fans using social media.

What You Need to Know About Facebook’s Recent Announcements – great recap from @GoSam on how you can use the latest Facebook changes for your web properties

Gold Coast – Do you like me? – @GoldCoastFC quick to jump in on the Facebook changes to stir up new fan support for the AFL’s newest team.

Sport selling its soul to big market players – The Times [UK] looks at the money behind sport

How Social Media Is Changing Golf – report from the #140conf held in NYC on impact of social media on the Golf from @jasonpeck

Why you shouldn’t blame YouTube for removing all of those Hitler videos – interesting article on trying to solve the copyright problem that faces sporting leagues & digital rights holders as well as TV & movie studios.

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Athlete Twitter fakes!!! Ah who is real?

By |February 26th, 2010|

The issue of athlete identity theft hit the papers again this week regarding fake athlete (AFL) accounts on Twitter.   Last […]

Fake sports stars can damage a personal brand

By |October 15th, 2009|

As the adoption of social media grows so to will be the prevalence of people abusing the system for fun […]