Online success of TED Global 2017 Tanzania – told using online analytics

TED, a brand that prides itself for sharing ideas worth spreading, came to Africa for the second time in 10 years. In both 2007 and this year, Tanzania provided the stage for the continent's best minds to contribute meaningfully to the a-typical narrative about her.    

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9 tweets about #AfricaInnovation Conference analytics

Victor Kgomoeswana has taken his passion for spreading the positive message about doing business in Africa to another level, by adding an annual conference property to his "Africa Is Open For Business" company. The company name is rather long, but thankfully it has an acronym - AIOFB. Let's quickly mention 3 big moves linked to…

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Twitter Analytics: Top 11 South African Politicians

We are publishing this post one day after the annual commemoration of the 22nd year of democracy in South Africa, aptly called the Freedom Day.   2016 is the year of local elections South Africa's local government elections are taking place on the 3rd of August 2016. Jostling for votes is about to hit fever pitch as…

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Social Analytics: #SONA2016 vs #ZumaMustFall

We have been conducting online analytics on the current South African President's Annual State of the Nation Address (#SONA2016) for many years now. Today was no different. Except, there was a rather juicy twist, as shown in the Storified tweets here below. <span class="mceItemHidden" data-mce-bogus="1"><span></span>&lt;span class="mceItemHidden" data-mce-bogus="1"&gt;&lt;span&gt;&lt;/span&gt;[&amp;lt;a href="//;span class="mceItemHidden" data-mce-bogus="1"&gt;&lt;span class="hiddenSpellError" pre="" data-mce-bogus="1"&gt;social-analytics-sona2016-vs-zumamustfall&lt;/span&gt;&lt;/span&gt;" target="_blank"&amp;gt;View the…

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Twitter analytics: Tanzania Presidential Elections 2015

This blog is a Storify that captures our published Twitter analytics of Tanzania's Uchaguzi 20105 - KiSwahili for elections. The presidential elections, billed to be the most contested since independence of Tanzania,  happened on October 25. As we publish this blog, counting of the votes is in progress. Unlike we would normally publish a blog…

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Last night’s Jeff Koinange Live show deserved some #TwitterAnalytics treament

With the saga surrounding the arrest of Jeff Koinange on contempt-of-court charges earlier this week, Kenya Television Network (KTN) had a trick up its sleeve for last night's Jeff Koinange Live (JKL) show at 10pm, and the stance worked.   [View the story "Last night's Jeff Koinange Live show deserved some #TwitterAnalytics treament" on Storify]…

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