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#Social Media

# social-media - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Digital can deliver vital votes – but how do politicians earn the ‘like’ love? Opinion

Digital can deliver vital votes – but how do politicians earn the ‘like’ love?

Nothing can beat the knock on the door – sure – but this will be the year to pay attention to the ones who don’t answer.

# social-media - Friday 29 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 18 of the most Irish Yik Yaks ever Yik Yak Paddywhack

18 of the most Irish Yik Yaks ever

Excellent work, everybody.

# social-media - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Mary Hanafin slammed by Brian Cowen’s wife in deleted Facebook post Fianna Fáil

Mary Hanafin slammed by Brian Cowen’s wife in deleted Facebook post

Mary Molloy Cowen made the remarks in a post which has since been deleted.

# social-media - Monday 18 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 80% of Irish people think they can’t control their privacy on social media Who's Watching You

80% of Irish people think they can’t control their privacy on social media

1,000 people were asked whether or not they trusted the privacy of their images online.

From TheJournal.ie Using WhatsApp, Twitter or Facebook while driving hasn’t been completely outlawed yet Eyes On The Road

Using WhatsApp, Twitter or Facebook while driving hasn’t been completely outlawed yet

Laws exist around picking up your phone, but there is difficulty in enforcing rules around the messaging apps.

# social-media - Sunday 17 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie ‘We’re so obsessed with documenting our life on social media, we’re forgetting to live it’ Column

‘We’re so obsessed with documenting our life on social media, we’re forgetting to live it’

Put your phones away and live your life without the lens, writes Andrew McGinley.

From Business ETC This grinds school can teach you a thing or two about connecting with teens Stay Connected

This grinds school can teach you a thing or two about connecting with teens

The Cork grinds school Essential French has placed a major focus on social with teens and it’s paying off.

From The Daily Edge 9 things Irish people say on Snapchat and what they really mean The Snapper

9 things Irish people say on Snapchat and what they really mean

Finally, a bit of honesty.

Paul McShane fancies a shift and more in our sporting tweets of the week

The best sporting offerings from the past seven days on Twitter.

# social-media - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

# social-media - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge Here’s what your notifications look like when you have eight million Instagram followers Instagram

# social-media - Thursday 7 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This YouTuber perfectly sums up Irish mams on social media

This YouTuber perfectly sums up Irish mams on social media

“Are you friendly with her on Facebook?”

# social-media - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Cricketer fined for asking reporter on date live on air and people are divided about it Australia This post contains a poll

Cricketer fined for asking reporter on date live on air and people are divided about it

Chris Gayle said: ‘Don’t blush, baby’ after making advances while being interviewed on live television.

# social-media - Sunday 3 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie This comedian has been excellently recreating celeb Instagrams Not What It Seems
From The Daily Edge This comedian has been excellently recreating celeb Instagrams Not What It Seems

# social-media - Thursday 31 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 things everyone needs to stop doing on social media in 2016 NO MORE

# social-media - Monday 28 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Small business owners ignore social media at their peril Opinion

Small business owners ignore social media at their peril

Thousands of small businesses are already reaping the benefits of having social media integrated into their everyday business routine, writes Michael O’Brien.

# social-media - Sunday 20 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie You can do this one thing tomorrow to show solidarity with the homeless Lights Out

You can do this one thing tomorrow to show solidarity with the homeless

The Darkest Hour initiative is being run by the Simon Community.

# social-media - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

# social-media - Sunday 6 December, 2015

The cryotherapy unit in Pádraig’s garage and more in our sporting tweets of the week

The best sporting offerings on Twitter from the past seven days.

From TheJournal.ie What if you sent an abusive tweet, and it ended up on a billboard outside your home? Public Shaming

What if you sent an abusive tweet, and it ended up on a billboard outside your home?

That’s exactly what a new anti-racism movement is doing in Brazil.

# social-media - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Showing off on Facebook could make you an easy target for burglars Watch Out

Showing off on Facebook could make you an easy target for burglars

People aged 17- to 24-years-old are most likely to reveal sensitive information on the internet.

# social-media - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Stokes in furious Twitter outburst after being left out of match-day squad

The Irishman later apologised and put it down to an overreaction in the “heat of the moment”.

‘Only one way to kick off the retirement’ – It’s our sporting tweets of the week!

The best sporting offerings on Twitter from the past seven days.

# social-media - Saturday 28 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Inside the app that’s become the Islamic State’s biggest propaganda machine Telegram

Inside the app that’s become the Islamic State’s biggest propaganda machine

The Telegram messaging app has shut down dozens of Isis-related channels since the Paris terror attacks.

# social-media - Monday 23 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s why Brussels residents on lockdown were tweeting pictures of their cats last night Terror Threat

Here’s why Brussels residents on lockdown were tweeting pictures of their cats last night

It’s what happens when police ask for “radio silence”.

# social-media - Sunday 22 November, 2015

‘Tenerife again next year for Jack Grealish’ and more in our sporting tweets of the week

The best sporting offerings on Twitter from the past seven days.

# social-media - Friday 20 November, 2015

Facebook wants to end the nightmare of seeing everything your ex is up to

No more sleepless nights deciding whether to block or de-friend.

# social-media - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Darragh Ó Sé’s ‘inspiring first tweet’ and more in our sporting tweets of the week

The best sporting offerings on Twitter from the past seven days.

From The Daily Edge Mortifying, embarrassing, shameful: My history in Facebook On This Day memories Scarlet For Myself

Mortifying, embarrassing, shameful: My history in Facebook On This Day memories

Or why On This Day can HEAD OFF for itself.

# social-media - Thursday 5 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Enable Ireland employee ordered to remove images of children posted on Twitter Sandymount

Enable Ireland employee ordered to remove images of children posted on Twitter

Caroline Sheehan did not appear in court.

# social-media - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There’s already a backlash against the Instagram star who ‘quit social media’ Backlash

There’s already a backlash against the Instagram star who ‘quit social media’

Fellow YouTubers have taken issue with O’Neill’s stance against social media.

From The Daily Edge There’s already a backlash against the Instagram star who ‘quit social media’ Backlash

There’s already a backlash against the Instagram star who ‘quit social media’

Fellow YouTubers have taken issue with O’Neill’s stance against social media.

# social-media - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge A teen Instagram star has quit the site to expose her ‘fake and forced’ beauty pics Instagrim

A teen Instagram star has quit the site to expose her ‘fake and forced’ beauty pics

Essena O’Neill has recaptioned all her photos to tell the real stories behind them.

# social-media - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Walmart pulls controversial Arab and Israeli Halloween costumes Sheikh Fagin

Walmart pulls controversial Arab and Israeli Halloween costumes

Both costumes have been heavily criticised on social media.

From TheJournal.ie Police officer who threw student across classroom has been sacked South Carolina

Police officer who threw student across classroom has been sacked

Previous complaints against Ben Fields had been upheld.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested after making rape threats to girl on her Facebook profile Australia

Man arrested after making rape threats to girl on her Facebook profile

The case began with the posting of a Tinder profile on Facebook.

# social-media - Monday 19 October, 2015

From Business ETC There’s a new kind of Facebook notification you’ll never want to see Hacked

There’s a new kind of Facebook notification you’ll never want to see

It means your profile is believed to have been targeted by a government-sponsored hacker.

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael got an awful lot of grief for this tweet before the match yesterday Facepalm

# social-media - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Paul O’Connell’s surgical underwear and more in our sporting tweets of the week!

The best sporting offerings on Twitter from the past seven days.

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