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World Cup 2010: Twitter made event bigger

World Cup 2010: Twitter made event bigger

[ 0 ] July 12, 2021

With the FIFA World Cup 2010 at an end and Spain winning the prestigious trophy on July 11, Twitter.com saw tweeting numbers increase. Twitter is now becoming one of the biggest online social media networking sites for users along with its competitors Facebook, Bing and MySpace.

Spain vs Netherlands: Social Media Conversations

Spain vs Netherlands: Social Media Conversations

[ 0 ] July 10, 2021

With the World Cup Final fast approaching, who will win and take the trophy? Will it be Spain or The Netherlands? Whilst we all have our own opinions as to how both teams may have previously played and which team may take the edge over the other, data from comments made on social [...]

World Cup 2010 and Twitter indecent proposal

[ 1 ] July 9, 2021

It appears that one keen football fan has decided to announce a rather indecent proposal via her Twitter account recently, if her team – the Netherlands – were to win the 2010 FIFA World Cup on Sunday. And the fan in question is Dutch porn star Bobbi Eden.

World Cup 2010 slows Twitter's complete switch to OAuth

World Cup 2010 slows Twitter’s complete switch to OAuth

[ 0 ] June 18, 2021

For those of you who know all about Twitter’s OAuth and were expecting it to take over from the basic authentication on June 30, there is news today of a delay to the proceedings. For those of you who hadn’t yet heard about OAuth I’ll try to explain what it is.

World Cup 2010: Vuvuzela Social Media Debate

World Cup 2010: Vuvuzela Social Media Debate

[ 1 ] June 16, 2021

If you have been watching any of the 2010 FIFA World Cup games, you may have been wondering what that dreadful sound – a bit like a swarm of bees or wasps - was in the background. And if you don’t already know what it is, it’s the sound of the Vuvuzela.

2010 World Cup: 20 percent of all Internet Searches

2010 World Cup: 20 percent of all Internet Searches

[ 0 ] June 3, 2021

The 2010 World Cup doesn’t actually kick off for another ten days yet, but it’s already taking the Internet by storm – especially in the UK. In fact, according to trend-watching analysts at Hitwise, at least 20% of all searches in the UK last week contained the words “World Cup.”
According to an interesting article over [...]

World Cup 2010: No Twitter for England Team

World Cup 2010: No Twitter for England Team

[ 0 ] May 27, 2022

It appears that more and more sports are starting to ban their stars from using social networking sites such as Twitter nowadays. And it looks like the England World Cup team are the latest sports stars to be banned from using the microblogging service.

Social Media Marketing Strategies for Fifa World Cup 2010

Social Media Marketing Strategies for Fifa World Cup 2010

[ 0 ] May 17, 2022

With the 2010 World Cup just around the corner, the hugely popular Social Media giants such as Facebook and Twitter are starting to use marketing strategies, which involves connecting to fans on global and regional levels as well as updates on preliminary news and action.

World Cup 2010: Interactivity from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

World Cup 2010: Interactivity from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

[ 1 ] April 27, 2022

When it comes to the world of soccer, fans have never really been shy about expressing their opinions. However, the 2010 World Cup in South Africa – which many say is the first of the “social media age” – might just see record levels of interactivity across the globe.

World Cup campaign from Coca-Cola features social media ad

World Cup campaign from Coca-Cola features social media ad

[ 0 ] April 19, 2022

With the World Cup 2010 coming up in South Africa in the summer, Coca-Cola have released details of their vast related marketing push across 150 markets with three ads, one of which will be run exclusively on social media.