Olympic Games

The modern Olympic Games (French: Jeux olympiques) are the leading international sporting event featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions. The Olympic Games are considered to be the world's foremost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating. The Olympic Games are held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Games alternating by occurring every four years but two years apart.Their creation was inspired by the ancient Olympic Games, which were held in Olympia, Greece, from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD.
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    • Instagram’s Best of 2016

      Selena Gomez absolutely crushed it on Instagram in 2016, accounting for eight of the 10 most-liked posts of the year, with soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo responsible for the other two. Gomez also topped the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network in followers (103 million) and followers added in 2016 (more than 50 million).

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    • Nurturing Your Audience in a Social World

      Social media is a great way for publishers to acquire new customers and promote their brands to new audiences. The channel has proven itself to be a promising way to get content in front of new eyeballs with its viral nature. Shareable content is a great way for your messaging to spread. But when it comes to forming long-term relationships, social is often a vacuum.

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    • Rio 2016 Tops Twitter in 2016

      By David Cohen on Dec. 6, 2016 - 12:45 PM The 2016 Summer Olympic Games was the most-discussed topic on Twitter during 2016. Chief marketing officer Leslie Berland delivered the social network’s wrap-up of 2016 in a blog post, saying that the top 10 global trends on Twitter for 2016 were: 2016 Summer Olympic Games U.S.

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  • Newest Installment in Facebook Live Ad Campaign Focuses on Sports

    … and multiple gold-medal winner Michael Phelps confirmed his retirement from the sport during the 2016 Summer Olympic Games; fellow Olympian and multiple gold-medal winner in track and field Usain Bolt from Facebook’s New York office; and ESPN commentator Stephen A. Smith discussing the news that NBA superstar Kevin Durant had signed with the Golden State…

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  • Facebook, Instagram Detail 2016 Paralympic Games Initiatives

    … will also feature daily 360-degree videos from Rio. The social network also played a key role in the #FillTheSeats crowdfunding campaign, launched by Greg Nugent, director of marketing for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, and U.S. Paralympians Hannah McFadden and Tatyana McFadden, with a post by the latter tallying nearly 1,000 shares…

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  • Twitter Unveils Emojis for 2016 Paralympic Games

    … the Paralympic torch is still en route to the Maracana stadium for the Opening Ceremony Wednesday night, Twitter users can tweet with the #ChamaParalimpica and #Igualdade hashtags to power the torch and view heat maps of tweets from every region on the event’s official website. O revezamento da #ChamaParalímpica vai começar! A 1ª parada é em Brasília…

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  • Rio 2016, Week One: Michael Phelps Wins Facebook Gold

    … By David Cohen on Aug. 12, 2016 - 7:00 PM Facebook users have spent the first week of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games focused on the pool (and hoping it doesn’t turn green). Michael Phelps was the most-talked-about Olympic athlete on the social network during the first week of competition, while swimming was the most discussed event…

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