Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 25/09/2017

Sri Lanka Weekly Social Media News Update 25/09/2017

Here’s our latest update of what went viral on social media in Sri Lanka and the rest of the world, last week. This week our team wrote about; Went​ ​Viral​ ​in​ ​Sri​ ​Lanka? Maithreepala Sirisena and Donald trump photo UN general assembly An image of President Maithreepala Sirisena and the First Lady Jayanthi Sirisena along with Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump went viral on Facebook. Many of them congratulated the President on this occasion but later towards the week, there were also many memes circulating with the faces…

Government of Sri Lanka Social Media Usage

Government of Sri Lanka Social Media Usage

Social media in Sri Lanka continues to reach a wider audience day by day. Apart from personal users, professional bodies, established companies and other recognized institutions, Government organizations too are taking up social media to connect with their advocates and followers. The Government of Sri Lanka social media usage is very much at its early stages, with Facebook being the most popular site among the various Ministries and Departments. Most of these accounts have equal participation throughout a given period of time, unlike political accounts where more engagement could be…