First looking at this prompt, I knew that there were a lot of different directions in which I could take this blog. I debated looking at the role that social media played in the Obama-Romney election, but decided that I wanted to look into something that is even more current and still changing: social media in professional sports. Though not all that noticeable to some, social media has played an increasingly important role in the world of professional sports for both the franchises themselves and the fans. In fact, one would be hard-pressed to find a professional team that does not operate its own Facebook page and Twitter account and now the leagues are continuously adopting new ways to incorporate social media into its day-to-day operations. Continue reading
For my post I decided to focus on how advertising has changed thanks to the advances in technology. Businesses are spending less time utilizing old methods of advertising such as t.v spot and billboards and moving to the internet to market themselves and their products.
Over the last six moths, Continue reading
For this week’s blog post, we will be looking into technology and its impact on society. You have three options for your prompt.
The first is to discuss the effect that social media has on organizations. Talk about both positives and negatives and try to give examples of organizations that have been successful or unsuccessful in utilizing social media. Continue reading