The First Social Media Olympics
August 6, 2012
– According to Twitter, there were 9.66 million tweets about the Olympic opening ceremony. – Team GB’s tweet (right) congratulating Danny Boyle for his opening ceremony was retweeted more than 44,210 times. – According to statweestics.com, over 10% of tweets globally on 27 July included the hashtag #London2012. – The Olympic Games Facebook page has 3.5 …
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The University of Nottingham is playing a key role in this year’s Olympics – both on and off the field. In this blog you’ll find out more about the University’s involvement in proceedings, including the latest news from our athletic alumni.
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