Tag: Sports

Updating our Olympic Top 10 and Breaking Down U.S. Teams by Sport

After the first full week of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, Team USA maintains its lead atop the medal standings and as the most-socially engaged country competing in the games. The Americans more than doubled their social engagement on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube from our first ranking of Olympic teams. They’ve generated nearly […]

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Top Olympics Branded Social Content Uses Similar Strategy to Drive Engagement

The most-engaged Olympics branded social media content has one thing in common: they don’t mention the Olympics. Instead, brands use subtle references to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with their products. Chobani produced one of the most-engaged Facebook posts related to the Olympics since they began last Friday by invoking the American […]

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Shareablee Ranks Top 10 Sports Media Brands in June 2016

ESPN tops Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to finish No. 1 Sports media brands 16% month-to-month engagement growth Shareablee today released a June 2016 ranking of the most socially-engaged sports media brands in the U.S. The ranking, which includes all sports-related media properties’ main flagship pages and ancillary pages, reflects a total of nearly 313 million […]

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The Top 25 U.S. Brands of Q2 2016

There’s a new top brand in social media. The NBA overtook National Geographic as the most-engaged brand on social. The league generated 313.1 million actions on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube. That’s a 4% engagement improvement compared with Q2 2015, which bests the average U.S. brand. That growth was driven by a successful Instagram strategy, […]

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How Social Engagement Changed during the NBA Finals

by Jack Weinstein The Cleveland Cavaliers may be NBA Champions, but it took an improved performance on the court before they started to overtake the Golden State Warriors on social media. Engagement and Top Posts The Warriors generated 35.6 million total actions (likes, comments and shares) from June 2 to 20, when Game 1 was […]

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Shareablee Ranks Top 10 Sports Media Brands in April 2016

NBC Sports and NBA.com see highest social growth; Sports media brands see 9 percent growth month over month New York, NY – Shareablee Inc. , the leading social media benchmarking and audience analysis firm that partners with FOX Sports, NBA, Bleacher Report, Johnson & Johnson, NFL, Hearst Corporation and Luxottica, among others, today released an […]

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Shareablee Ranks the Top 10 U.S. Sports Media Brands in March 2016

by Transworld Business Originally posted in TransWorld Business with Shareablee data Shareablee , the web-based data platform that provides actionable insights into the action sports community, released their report on the Top 10 U.S. Sports Media Brands in March 2016. The ranking, which includes all sports-related media properties’ main flagship pages and ancillary pages, reflects […]

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Social Trends from the Top 25 Brands of Q1 2016

The four most socially-engaged brands might not surprise you, but there are three new additions to our quarterly Top 25 U.S. brand rankings—including two that didn’t even exist a year ago. Overall, brands generated 10% more engagement in Q1 2016 compared with the same time period last year. That growth was driven by a 21% […]

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Ranking the Top NCAA Tournament Sponsors on Social

by Jack Weinstein Villanova was crowned the 2016 NCAA Tournament champion on the court after defeating North Carolina on a three pointer at the buzzer Monday night. But what about the social media brand champion? Shareablee examined the most-engaged branded NCAA sponsor posts related to the tournament to identify the social best practices that generated […]

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Predicting the NCAA Tournament on Social

by Jack Weinstein Update, April 1: If the NCAA Tournament were decided by social engagement, Kansas would face North Carolina for the national championship. But it didn’t work out that way. Top-seeded Kansas was knocked off by Villanova, who will face Oklahoma on Saturday. The winner of that game will square off against the winner […]

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