Social Media

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‘TweetyTwelve The Review’ : Part 3 – Socialympics Medal Table

15 August 2012 | Liz Morray

If you’ve visited Tamar.com over the last couple of weeks you’ll have seen our daily Socialympics Medals Table keeping track of how official Olympic teams have fared in social media channels throughout the games. In today’s edition […]

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‘TweetyTwelve The Review’ : Part 2 – Team GB medal-winners and social media

14 August 2012 | Bunny Menra

Yesterday saw the launch of the first in our 5-part series taking a look at how social media played its part in the 2012 Olympics, with a particular focus on how Team GB fared. Whilst […]

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‘TweetyTwelve The Review’: Part 1 – Team GB’s social media performance

13 August 2012 | Tanya Goodin

With the Olympics done and dusted and that ‘post-party’ gloom in danger of descending, it’s time for a little bit of reflection. As you will know if you’ve been following @TamarUK on Twitter or Facebook […]

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Who’s winning in the race for Team GB social (media) gold?

6 August 2012 | Henry Elliss

As we enter Week 2 of the games, we’ve been keeping a very close eye on how the world of social media has been reacting to events here in London. One of the most interesting […]

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Are we nearly there yet…? Meet Team GB [INFOGRAPHIC]

23 July 2012 | Tanya Goodin

It’s only 4 days until the London 2012 opening ceremony this Friday, so to help you manage your excitement in the build-up we’ve launched today the second in our Team GB infographic series. Our second […]

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Cycling retail brands lead British ecommerce pack

3 July 2012 | Tanya Goodin

The latest infographic in Tamar’s BrandLove series takes British sports brands as its subject and, with the Tour de France kicking off this weekend, we have been fascinated to discover that the cycling sports brands […]

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Are Tom Daley and Jess Ennis Team GB’s ‘hottest’ athletes?

26 June 2012 | Tanya Goodin

Published today, exactly one month to go before the opening ceremony for the London 2012 Olympics, Tamar’s Sports Index Vol 4 looks at the popularity of Google searches for the currently selected Team GB athletes […]

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How will new ‘Trolling’ laws affect brands online?

12 June 2012 | Henry Elliss

New legislation being proposed by the government could see an end to the practice of Internet trolling, it is being reported today. Under the planned legal changes, sites like Facebook would be forced to reveal […]

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For Queen, Country & Twitter – the Diamond Jubilee online

7 June 2012 | Tanya Goodin

The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations sent social media platforms into a frenzy over the weekend, with connected users taking to social networks to air both joy and frustration at the major events as they were […]

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5 reasons brands don’t need to advertise on Facebook

16 May 2012 | Tanya Goodin

The stir created by GM announcing they’re pulling all their paid ad spend from Facebook, just days before the latter’s IPO, has created more than a few online ripples. Digital Industry commentators and journos are […]