World Cup

The FIFA World Cup, often simply the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's global governing body. The championship has been awarded every four years since the inaugural tournament in 1930, except in 1942 and 1946 when it was not held because of the Second World War. The current champions are Spain, who won the 2010 tournament in South Africa.The current format of the tournament involves 32 teams competing for the title at venues within the host nation(s) over a period of about a month; this phase is often called the World Cup Finals.
Posts about World Cup
    • The Huge Statistics of Sports on Social Media

      If there’s one thing we could learn from the current online firestorm with the NFL, the media, and sports fans, it’s the impact of social media on the sports industry. Nielsen reports that through the first six weeks of the NFL season, viewership of games is down 7.5% year over year. I have little doubt that this is largely due to the reactions and subsequent conversations amp ...

      Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 19 readers -
  • Mobile Game Roundup: Nonstop Knight, Candidate Crunch and More

    … competitions including the World Cup, the Women’s World Cup, Copa América Centenario 2016 and more. During games, users move their players and tap buttons to shoot, pass and slide tackle. Users can compete against the computer, or take on other users in player-vs-player matches. The game also includes a party mode in competitions. Overall, the game…

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  • State of Content Marketing: Europe

    … to be a part of,” said Luca Della Dora, editorial director of Adidas’s social agency We Are Social in Milan. “Adidas engaged and entertained people by bringing its hero product, the World Cup ball, to life.” Bringing their products to life is the ultimate goal for brands all over the world. In Europe, they’re succeeding more and more—thanks…

    Tessa Wegert/ The Content Strategistin Content- 27 readers -
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