The launch of Power FM 98.7 took place 12 days ago. This new commercial talk radio station has been welcomed as a breadth of fresh air, using Twitter followers as a proxy. The Power FM 98.7 Twitter handle was registered in March this year. According to Twitter Counter, this Twitter handle had 3K followers on May…Read More
This post about @PowerFM987, a new kid block on the block that 12 days old, is a follow-up of the first one I published earlier today. You can read Part 1 by clicking here. (more…)Read More
A post by Jojwayo Mrwebi, aptly titled: Social media: what happens to your accounts when you pass away? could not have been written at a better time, like it was a premonition of Vuyo Mbuli's passing almost a month after it (the post) was published. Vuyo, the veteran broadcaster who died at his prime 8 days…Read More
The keyword – Vuyo Mbuli – received the highest Twitter traffic since Oscar Pistorious in my records. It is clear that the veteran SABC broadcaster, who collapsed on May the 18th while watching a Cheetahs/Reds game and later died in hospital, was a darling of the air waves.
Here is an infographic relating to his tweet mentions.Read More
SAMA19 – the premier South African annual music awards event – got off to a slow start on Twitter in its 19 edition this past Friday. The event ended on a high of over 16K tweet mentions last night.Read More
Businesses have had to change their model in order to adapt to the influence of social media / networking. Transactions are no longer limited to 1 of 2 ways i.e. B2B & B2C. History has illustrated that business was conducted in the following fashion : Transactional : Businesses produced a product or service and the…Read More