Contact Us 18772575556
  live the brand
Life's A Pitch

The Birth of a Social Media Prince #royalbaby

Nancy V - Thursday, July 25, 2013



With all the publicity this royal baby has been receiving in the past couple of days, you cannot turn on a television or go on the internet without seeing a mention of His Royal Highness Prince George Alexander Louis.  Social Media has played a big role in the birth of His Royal Highness, so I decided to look at the numbers. 

Ever since Facebook launched hashtags, the hastag #royalbaby has been mentioned even more. Twitter released a report yesterday outlining the mentions which included hashtags such as #royalbaby, #royalbabyboy, and #royalbabywatch.  

When the birth of the baby was announced, there were 25,300 tweets per minute. Since the Duchess was admitted to the hospital, #royalbaby become the popular hashtag being used over 900,000 times. 

On Facebook, the #royalbaby was mentioned over 1 million times. The top five nations mentioning this hashtag were:

1. United Kingdom (we would hope - of course)

2. United States

3. Canada

4. Italy  

5. France

I wonder where other countries fit on this scale but Facebook announced that these are only preliminary results with a full report expect shortly. 

This report will be so detailed that Facebook outlines women between the ages of 25 and 34 came in first for #royalbaby mentions, followed by women 18 to 24 and 35 to 44. Men showed up fourth on the list of #royalbaby mentions. 

Now if you cannot get to England in time, you can congratulate the Duke and Duchess by signing their Google+ card here: https://plus.google.com/+GoogleUK/posts 

Social Media has become so important in today's current events. Most publications provide up-to-date stories on their Twitter before their website. So now I wonder - Do you follow news on social media or do you visit the publication's website exclusively? I guess for me, it is a mix of both.  

Comments
Post has no comments.
Post a Comment




Captcha Image

Trackback Link
http://www.infinity-pr.com/BlogRetrieve.aspx?BlogID=3526&PostID=324613&A=Trackback
Trackbacks
Post has no trackbacks.

<a href="http://www.blogcatalog.com">BlogCatalog</a>




Award Winning Marketing & Public Relation Blogs - BlogCatalog Blog Directory


Im Just Sayin - Blogged

Recent Posts
 


Tags

myspace Social Media, PR, Welcome, Office Opening social networking royal baby Obama politics Facebook Places branding web news blogs economy infinity iPhone Jorge Mario Bergoglio security "what's your number" Steve Jobs Quits clutter digital strategies, optimization, business cards, QR codes, Quick Response Code, QR SMZ, twitter, obama, shaq, celebrity, announcement #iSad charity Nicolas Cage Prank, Nicolas Cage, Leanne Bucaro, Infinity Communications, April Fool's Pranks 2013, April Fools social networking sites vancouver clean up royal baby watch Gangnam Style Facebook lessons learned, sales entertainment Pope Social Media Apple CEO quits fundraising citizen reporting communication Argentina New Pope media Apple PR birthday Pope Francis how to Psy #royalbaby vancouver riots internship Facebook ads canucksriot story ideas Steve Jobs oakville Tumblr customer service hockey Social media infographics marketing PR program Happy Birthday Twitter PR Internship "PR internship" clearly contacts BBC landing pages, organic search, web strategy Justin Bieber Steve Jobs resigns Duchess trade shows blog celebration vancouver canucks Psy Gangnam Style Psy YouTube news trending Apple News privacy App Review Twitter blogging Video case study RIM YPG "iBooks Author" how many social media sites are there? internet gossip public relations Cutting through the clutter iBooks Shop Local Canada Web Site digital strategy Christmas Rihanna iSad celebrity nancy vicente iPad "Connie Burke" ups royal baby boy Yellow Pages Group Billboard social 50 CEO location-based services smartphone promote facebook profile Prince George Alexand Louis Success Zeddy PR Internship Oakville, Social Media Intern "Steve Jobs" Zellers New Pope Picture stanley cup christmas, holidays, new year, greetings, spirit, tidings networks Mac Halloween funny "Infinity Communications" United Kingdom Twitter 7 Birthday business authenticity "oakville PR" "Digital textbook" "world's population"

Archive

OAKVILLE, ON LOS ANGELES