Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 31/07/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 31/07/2017

Here’s our latest update on the viral trends in social media in Sri Lanka and across the world last week. This week our team wrote about: Our Blogs Fighting Depression Online; is sharing a message with an invitation to talk enough to combat depression? Does social media fuel depression and if so, what are we doing wrong? What Went Viral in Sri Lanka? Oil strike escalates to physical assault The Petroleum Corporation worker’s strike in a movement against the Sri Lankan government signing  a lease with the China Merchant Corporation…

Fighting Depression Online

Fighting Depression Online

I’ve written about cyber-bullying before and about how Social Media can play a role in both the negative aspect of mental health and the positive as well. Recent events, such as various suicides that went viral on social media compelled me to write a bit more on the cause. So, what is depression? The only thing that everybody needs to know and understand is that depression is very real just like cancer or heart disease, and that it can kill if left unattended to. What are we doing wrong? We…

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 24/07/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 24/07/2017

Here’s our latest update for the hottest social media topics in Sri Lanka an across the world in the past week. This week our team wrote about: Our Blogs Social Media Marketing; what content ideas work the best to market your brand What Went Viral in Sri Lanka? Humorous video on suicide This viral video that was done by the Facebook page called Rosai Samiyai went viral for the fact that it is extremely funny even though it speaks of a dark subject; suicide. Sirasa TV’s cricket discussion warms up…

Social Media Marketing

Social Media Marketing

One of the key aspects of driving a successful social media page or campaign is to provide the correct content. The content that you provide needs to be able to reflect the brand image, generate interest among viewers, stand out from competitors and be engaging. They also need to have a fresh perspective and be original. The correct content combined with great graphics and timely advertising, is the best PR that any company could ask for. Here are some great content ideas that could work well for any brand in…

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…