Tag Archives: Rugby League
Posted on28. Sep, 2011 by Shane Brien.
The NRL continued to set the pace within the digital space in 2011. Recently breaking new ground with the launch of the first official finals iPad App for a major Australian football code as well as becoming the first sport to launch its club iPhone Apps in Australia with over 90,000 downloads to date. Featuring [...]
Posted on31. May, 2011 by Shane Brien.
The ugly side of Social Media was exposed last week when National Rugby League team, the West Tigers, found themselves embroiled in a Twitter storm. The rumors involved two teammates Bryce Gibbs and Benji Marshall, who were allegedly involved in a scuffle during a routine training session. Last Thursday was when all the alleged off [...]
Posted on29. Apr, 2011 by Shane Brien.
There has been no shortage of stories of athletes using Twitter and social media to further their ‘personal brand. Not all stories are bad though. This is why I thought it would be interesting to focus on those athletes who use social media, in particular Twitter, as a way to interact with their fans. Being [...]