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Record numbers for Football League on fixture release day

The Football League once again enjoyed significant increases in engagement and website traffic for the annual fixture release. Here’s what happened and how they did it in 2015.

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Making the most of Digital: Top 10 tips

Former Head of Media at Wasps, Ali Donnelly gives her tips on how amateur clubs can make the most of their digital work. These tips are based on a presentation she gave to women’s rugby representatives from
around England

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Sports TechPitch 4.5 – Wednesday 25th March

Brought to you by us here at Digital Sport and the amazing team at 2Pears we have a brand new event running this Wednesday 25th March called Sports TechPitch 4.5

ICC announces ground-breaking online figures with interest soaring in #cwc15 right across the globe

The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 now moves towards the knock-out stages, and the magnificent cricket on the pitch during the Pool stages has been matched with remarkable levels of interest in the tournament across all online channels from right around the world.

Ryder Cup update: fans encouraged to use social media.. in most places

Following recent articles, including by yours truly about the Ryder Cup not allowed ticket holders to upload images or video to social media during the tournament, the Ryder Cup team have come out with an announcement to clear things up.

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New club app from Football League the answer to match-day internet access?

TribeHive is a business spun out from the Digital Stadium project run by the University of Sussex. Now being trialled at 6 different clubs, the technology looks to use smartphones to enhance stadia connectivity. One of the big issues faces clubs at the moment

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FIFA Digital at the 2014 FIFA #WorldCup Brazil

Last week I took a look at what a few of the brands had been doing in the build up to the world’s second biggest tournament (only the Olympics outdoes it in terms of audience). So this time I’m going to look at what FIFA itself is doing when it comes to digital.

You Stay Classy, Local Sports Team

Part of social media 101 is to establish a unique tone of voice, one that is recognisable and cuts through all the other sides that exist in your league, your city, your sport. Hash Piperdy takes a look in this guest post for the site.

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Top 5 Takeaways from Digital Sport Manchester

Matt Briggs from The Online Rule has kindly put together his takeaway thoughts from the recent (and first ever) #DSManchester event which took place last Thursday (17th) at TechHub

3 (great) reasons to head to Digital Sport Manchester next week

Wondering whether to head to Digital Sport Manchester next week? Well here at 3 (and a half) reason you should be taking a half day away from your desk to come along.