How To: Code Live Tweeting Part 2

Notice anything different from these live tweets compared to last night? The live tweets for tonight’s match now include commentary not only from the team account (@TexasStars), but also the play-by-play (@OwenNewkirk), digital… Continue reading

How To: Code Live Tweeting Part 1

I am exploring, step by step, the ways to embed live timelines into a website. Twitter creates a “widget” that you may code onto a page (very simple) but many sites like WordPress… Continue reading

Digital Sports Sells: The proof is in the pudding

New Orleans Saints/Pelicans announce full-time Digital Sponsorship position This article is sponsored by my resume, download it today. Aaron Westendorf: He’ll get it done in 140 characters or less. Twitter’s potential for earnings is… Continue reading

New Sports Trend: NHL Video

HBO’s Hard Knocks and 24/7 were the first television shows to find success in producing time-relevant documentaries of sports teams. Prior to these programs the main conflict in documenting a sports team was timeliness. Players come and go,… Continue reading

The power of a tweet: Commodore raises *more* money for charity

November marks the return of Movember, a month dedicated to prostate and testicular cancer awareness as well as donations. NHL players are most famous for their esteemed mustaches grown throughout the month, and… Continue reading

NHL’s Concussed Fighters

The above photographed player is George Parros. For those of you unfamiliar with the NHL, he is one of the toughest “enforcers” in the league. His slight wit and humor have kept him… Continue reading

Emory School of Business releases rankings of NBA teams’ social media equity

Emory Goizueta School of Business released a ranking of brand equity for NBA teams, which you can read here. The formula that Emory uses for their social media rankings is explained as such:… Continue reading

Florida State Bans All Social Media Heading Into The 2013 Football Season

After a year of no Twitter led to an ACC Championship and BCS Bowl win in 2012, the Florida State Seminoles are officially going social media free in 2013. With the focus on… Continue reading

The 5 Twitter handles You have to Follow During Hard Knocks

HBO’s critically acclaimed Hard Knocks is beginning its 8th season featuring the Cincinnati Bengals. The season premier was last night, August 6th – if you missed it you should be able to watch… Continue reading

Newly signed NFL player tweets his admiration to porn stars

Deveric Gallington signed with the Arizona Cardinals today and will be partaking in the team’s preseason camp. The offensive lineman signed his contract and announced joining the team on Twitter with the following… Continue reading