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Digital Sport’s Weekly Wash-Up 21/10/16

BT Sport celebrates football art BT Sport has been advertising Champions League fixtures with a series of striking pieces of artwork that cover a diverse range of creative styles. You

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Interview: Alex Trickett, Global Sports Chair & Head of UK Sport at Twitter

Dan McLaren sat down with Twitter’s Alex Trickett to discuss his rise from aspiring journalist to Head of UK Sport via social media lead at BBC Sport. #Podcast

Twitter Lineup XIs show why lower leagues can’t compete with the Premier League

We know that football clubs like to play around on Twitter to see what works and what doesn’t. Clubs are all about protecting that brand and raking in that engagement.

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The 5 best reactions to the NFL’s GIF ban

The NFL’s new ban on teams shooting footage from inside the stadium and then sharing it on social media is not necessarily the most scandalous in its storied history of

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Facebook, Twitter & Amazon fight for the IPL

Facebook is the latest network to reportedly show interest in acquiring the digital rights to the Indian Premier League, joining Twitter, Amazon Prime and mobile group Reliance Jio. The fast-paced franchise

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West Ham’s social media accounts at it again when another social media faux pas

They did it again. There was backlash of utterly inevitable proportions this week when West Ham’s Twitter account got involved with National Poetry Day. There was a predictable reaction from

Digital Sport’s Weekly Wash-Up 07/10/16

Unilad to stream MMA action After streaming the Homeless World Cup earlier in the year, Unilad has signed a test deal with the British Association of Mixed Martial Arts to

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Simon Hughes previews Bangladesh ODI series with Betway

Betway have released a brand new video featuring ex cricketer Simon ‘The Analyst’ Hughes. In the video, he openly discusses the upcoming One Day International Series between England and Bangladesh

West Ham’s social media experiment backfires, and it should be a lesson to everyone else

How do you while away the hours on Twitter when you run the social media accounts for Premier League football clubs? You get involved with the gimmicks of the day,

Football League clubs’ digital reach revealed – why getting on technology early is vital

We all know about the social media presence of footballers, and of Premier League football clubs. We all know about the gaffes and the terrible tweets and the activation of