Category: Statistics

The Olympic Games Begin August 5, but Chatter on Social Channels Has Been Slow The Rio games are unique in a number of ways… It’s the first time the games will be held in South America, and face a number of unprecedented problems such as the Zika virus, water pollution, security and apparently now an “unlivable” […]

Engagement and Audience Acquisition show Little Correlation Well, shut my mouth! Last week, we told you how awesome Canadians are because they are the most engaged country per capita on social media for the upcoming Olympic games in Brazil. (Among the countries we’re monitoring) As Canadians, we’re going to stick with our claim of awesomeness, […]

Social media stats on different countries On August 5, one month from today, the Olympic games will begin with the opening ceremony at the legendary Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This will be the first Olympics in South America. Estádio do Maracanã has been refurbished for the 2016 Summer Games There have been reports […]

A Blend of Love and Hate has Surfaced Over the Last Few Days Following the worst mass shooting in US history last weekend, we decided to monitor the reactions on Twitter to this incredible tragedy. We expected to find people coming together, sending their thoughts and prayers to the families of the victims… and we did. […]

The SXSW Music, Interactive and Film festival attracts a sea of people to Austin, Texas every year, and they come armed with smartphones and social media profiles. The result is a massive stream of social media updates that break news and signal important events. “Sometimes a band won’t make it to the festival, but they’ll […]