Real Madrid and Social Media

To find out more about how Real Madrid are approaching social media, Ash Read recently spoke with Real’s Digital Business Manager Oscar Ugaz about social media and the clubs digital strategies.

I’d like to add you to my professional network on LinkedIn

Anyone who has been on LinkedIn will know this phrase very well, either through receiving it or sending it out. For those of you who don’t know, this is the standard message you are given when sending a request to connect with someone on the site.

India Rising

Rick Liebling on how F1, Cricket, YouTube and Mobile will turn India into the hottest Sports Market in the World

Does Cricket Get Social Media?

Following on from Ash Read’s article on the Facebook and Twitter Premier League, Daniel McLaren decided to take a look at one of our other major sports…cricket.

Do we really need to reinvent the press release?

Motorsport PR Consultant and Journalist Stuart Codling looks at whether the tradition Press Release is dead in the light of new media such as Twitter and Facebook. Or can the Press Release still play an important (if unsexy) role in an integhrated marketing strategy?

Grassroots Sports Sponsorship Seminar and The UK Sports Network are proud to announce the creation of a new event to be held at Suffolk FA nr Ipswich on the 14th April with speakers including Fiona Green and Alex Alley.

The View from the Cockpit: Interview with IndyCar driver Ryan Briscoe

Ahead of this weekends IndyCar season opener, the Indy 300 in Sao Paulo. Chris Hughes spoke to driver Ryan Briscoe, 3rd place in the 2009 championship, about fan interaction, Formula 1, Twitter and the 2010 IndyCar season.

The Future of Football Broadcasting Lies Online?

Online football editor Mark Segal takes a look into the future of sports broadcasting with the development of live streamed games on the internet.

Connecting Brands and Clubs

Sponsorship and Marketing consultant Rick Liebling looks at the links between top brands from European football (Sport+Markt 2009/10 study) with the Deloitte & Touche Money League of Clubs with some interesting results.