Loco over Enrique?

It wasn’t long ago when people were chiming with excitement about the concert of the world-headlining artist Enrique which had been scheduled as part of his ‘Sex and Love’ Tour. However, this excitement went through a rollercoaster of emotions on the day of the event. From excitement to frustration to rage, what ...Read More

Is Modern News Journalism in Sri Lanka clouded by Sharebait Posts?

When you hear the word “NEWS” what do you instantaneously associate it with? Perhaps you would think of a popular TV news programme, or a newspaper’s online portal, or even your favourite Social Media outlet, and if you like to keep it traditional, a newspaper. You may have not paid a lot ...Read More

The Case of PickMe and Uber: An Analysis of their Social Media Activity

Just like Cricket and Tea, hailing tuks has become a part of Sri Lanka’s identity and culture. So, why are we always complaining about it? And if we do have a problem with the regular tuks on the road, why don’t we use traditional taxi-hailing companies like Kangaroo Cabs or OnlineCabs? First, ...Read More

Is bullying the bullies, the way out? – Proposed Criminalization of Social Media Defamation

Daily News recently published an article regarding the possible introduction of a new law to control defamation in the form of slander and libel pertaining to Social Media. This law is said to have been proposed by the Law Commission to the Justice Ministry, which would treat defamation as a criminal offence. ...Read More

Social Media for Development and Governance Workshop Session

Rajit Hewagama, Director of Copacetic Media, conducted a session on the social media landscape of Sri Lanka during the Social Media for Development and Governance workshop that was held on 5th & 6th October. This two day event focused on the existing situation in Sri Lanka’s social media environment, and what sort ...Read More

Social Media Analysis: #StandForKesara

‘Social Media Analysis: #StandforKesara’ analyzes the Social media buzz surrounding an autistic rape victim. Kesara Kahandaliyanage, a 23-year-old came out of silence with allegations that he has been raped by 4 fellow employees of Green Cabin restaurant on its premises. Kesara is an exceptional individual suffering from autism. The social Media buzz ...Read More

Social Media Review: Urban Ladder featuring animals on their newest campaign

“Social Media Review: Urban Ladder featuring animals on their newest campaign” is the Weekly Digital Marketing Review by SocialMedia.lk. It’s a weekly recap of all the important campaigns & news from the digital marketing industry. Asia To build awareness and brand affinity in Vietnam’s crowded engine oil market, Total Hi-Perf drove straight ...Read More

Social Media Review: Levi’s shows a modern side to masculinity

“Social Media Review: Levi’s shows a modern side to masculinity” is the Weekly Digital Marketing Review by SocialMedia.lk. It’s a weekly recap of all the important campaigns & news from the digital marketing industry. Asia Yepme is an Indian online shopping website that sells shoes, clothing, watches, jewelry and sunglasses for men ...Read More

Social Media Review: Share A Coke

“Social Media Review: Share A Coke” is the Weekly Digital Marketing Review by SocialMedia.lk. It’s a weekly recap of all the important campaigns & news from the digital marketing industry. Asia Ahead of Thai mother’s day on August 9, Thailand’s Tesco Lotus supermarket chain has launched an ad with an unexpected twist ...Read More

Social Media Analysis: JVP SM Campaign

Elections are just around the corner. Political buzz is heavily seen on Social Media. Through our ‘Social Media Analysis: JVP SM Campaign ‘, we will be analyzing the JVP’s Social Media campaign.  From its inception in 1965, People’s Liberation Front AKA Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) has come a long way since its first major ...Read More