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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  • Success Stories From Twitter’s Front Lines

    … impressions) 42 percent less expensive than a comparable campaign during Fashion Week 2015. A subsidiary brand of a global beverage company wanted to drive premium association with the 2016 Summer Olympic Games. Knowing that the digital conversation around the Olympics would be concentrated on Twitter, the brand activated several tactics to achieve…

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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. presidential election…

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  • Instagram’s Best of 2016

    … (Nov. 8) 2016 Summer Olympic Games (celebratory posts about big wins by Michael Phelps, Simone Biles and Usain Bolt) (Aug. 14) Father’s Day (June 19) Paris Fashion Week (Oct. 1) Mother’s Day (May 8) New Year’s Day (Jan. 1) Easter Sunday (March 27) The most-followed celebrities (as of Nov. 30) were: Selena Gomez, 103 million Taylor Swift, 93.9 million…

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  • Nurturing Your Audience in a Social World

    … this during the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, and it was even able to include a preference center in its sign-up forms so that consumers could subscribe to specific sports or athletes. Another way to collect an email address from social is simply to put a link in your description page. For instance, you can add a link on Instagram, and fans who want…

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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 2016 Summer Olympic Games may be history, but Twitter hasn’t packed up and left Rio de Janeiro yet: The 2016 Paralympic Games begin Wednesday. Twitter launched a series of hashtag-triggered emojis for the Games, and they are available in seven languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish, French, Japanese, Korean and Arabic. And while…

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