Extreme Sports

Extreme sports (also called action sports, aggro sports, and adventure sports) is a popular term for certain activities perceived as having a high level of inherent danger. These activities often involve speed, height, a high level of physical exertion, and highly specialized gear.The definition of an extreme sport is not exact and the origin of the term is unclear, but it gained popularity in the 1990s when it was picked up by marketing companies to promote the X Games and when the Extreme Sports Channel and Extreme.com launched.
Posts about Extreme Sports
  • How to Build a Social Community: 4 Tips

    … things related to your business. Your audience has one thing in common: you. Unite them over their shared interest. It increases activity on your site and builds momentum for your business. Red Bull’s Spot.IM community gives members a forum to discuss extreme sports and their love of Red Bull. Red Bull and extreme sports lovers connect…

    Yoav Vilner/ Social Media Examinerin How To's- 18 readers -
  • Our 2014 Content Marketing Predictions, Ranked

    … is on the rise—such as when Ford underwrote AOL’s “This Built America” series—brands sponsoring straight news still makes people a little queasy. Rightfully so. Verdict: False 13. The “Red Bull effect” will inspire more companies to take a page from the soft drink/extreme sports/music brand’s uber-cool style guide. —Dori Fern, Strategist…

    Joe Lazauskas/ The Content Strategistin Content- 16 readers -
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