Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 17/07/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 17/07/2017

Here’s our weekly update for the trending topics and viral news on social media last week in Sri Lanka and the rest of the world This week our team wrote about: Our Blogs Instagram in Sri Lanka; a survey summary on the most and least followed Instagram accounts in Sri Lanka based on several categories What Went Viral in Sri Lanka? Sri Lankan “Shape of You” mashup goes viral A mashup done by three Sri Lankans who represent “Deep Sounds” has compiled a mashup of the infamous hit, Shape of…

Instagram in Sri Lanka

Instagram in Sri Lanka

A survey summary on the most and least followed Instagram accounts in Sri Lanka based on several categories Instagram is no stranger to the social media using community in Sri Lanka. However, when compared to Facebook or Twitter, the usage is not as high. The social media platform is yet to penetrate society in Sri Lanka. Here are some of the most prominent statistics that stood out for us during our survey to gain an idea on the Instagram usage in Sri Lanka by prominent figures and brands. Political figures…

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 10/07/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 10/07/2017

Here’s our latest update of what went viral on social media in Sri Lanka and across the world. This week our team wrote about: Our Blogs Twitter for marketing: how can you use Twitter to market your brand? What Went Viral in Sri Lanka? Elephant Mosquito to battle Dengue in Sri Lanka With the permission of the Health Minister an experiment is now on its way to battle the fear that has gripped the nation because of the Dengue mosquito. A herbivorous mosquito species who will not harm humans, known…

Twitter for Marketing

Twitter for Marketing

How can brands use Twitter as a medium for marketing themselves? Twitter lets you use 140 characters to tweet anything. That, is the bottom-line. So how can you use this social media platform to market your brand? It does seem as per experts who have succeeded at doing this, that Twitter is a great marketing tool even though it has been put on the back burner when compared when Facebook and Instagram these days. Here’s  a look at how you can use Twitter for online marketing. See, if these will…

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 03/06/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 03/06/2017

Here’s our latest review of the viral and trending topics that caught the most attention on social media in Sri Lanka and across the world What Went Viral in Sri Lanka? Dengue reaches epidemic levels, government unable to control the issue The parliament session recently took on a heated nature when Anura Kumara Dissananyake questioned what the government has been doing until 168 people died and 65,000 contracted the virus. There are specialists being sent to Australia in the hopes of finding a counter bacteria that can destroy dengue. The…