Tag: NBC

Breaking Down the Top Facebook Posts about the Olympics

by Jack Weinstein It’s been an amazing two weeks of competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. From record-breaking performances of swimmers Michael Phelps and Katie Ledecky to the utter dominance of the USA Gymnastics’ #FinalFive, and more, this Olympics has been full of incredible stories. In our last daily Olympics […]

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Media Organizations’ Social Strategies Shift Since Last Olympics

SportsCenter has produced the most-engaged Olympics posts on Twitter and Instagram since the 2016 games began Aug. 5 in Rio. However, another media organization owns that distinction on Facebook. The New York Times posted the most-engaged overall Olympics-related content. Its video about what makes Simone Biles the world’s best gymnast, part of a special interactive […]

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Shareablee Ranks Top Ten TV Networks in January 2016

TV Network engagement grows 19 percent; OWN sees largest growth in January NEW YORK , Feb. 18, 2016 / PRNewswire / — Shareablee Inc. , the leading social media benchmarking and audience analysis firm that partners with TV and cable networks CBS, NBC, ESPN, Univision, FOX News and CNN, among others, today released a January […]

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Social Engagement Declines for GOP Leaders

by Jack Weinstein In the last GOP debate before the Iowa Caucuses, social engagement declined for the party’s front-runners. Donald Trump and Ted Cruz both generated fewer total social actions (likes, comments, shares and retweets) on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram on Jan. 28, debate day, compared with the day before. Trump’s engagement declined by 40% […]

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Where the Presidential Candidates Can Make Up Ground on Social

by Jack Weinstein While it may be a year until voters cast their ballots for the next president, audiences have already made their preferences known on social media. Of the three Democrat and 15 Republican candidates , one from each party is generating more social engagement than their competitors. Hillary Clinton is outpacing challengers Bernie […]

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Timing Is Everything For WCNC’s Charlotte Social Lead

by NetNewsCheck Originally posted on NetNewsCheck with Shareablee data This week’s Social Scorecard looks at Charlotte, N.C. (DMA 24), where Tegna-owned NBC affiliate WCNC commands the lead in social media actions. Part of what puts it there is a knack for timing posts — especially videos — in a way that maximizes discussion and anticipation […]

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