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6 Sports Business Trends To Watch Grow In 2016

Sports Business Trends 2016

2015 was quite the year for sports, tech, social media, and more. The way sports were consumed and enjoyed continued to change and diversify. The behavior of the fan continued to be altered due to updated technologies and new social networks coming to the forefront.

Because of this, teams and networks need to adjust. Where will the fan be? What does the fan want? What will sponsors want to get behind? Here are some of the hot trends from 2015 that will continue to evolve in 2016. Continue reading

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Twitter Moments: What It Is, The Pros And Cons, And How It Could Be Used Again

On Thursday, October, 6, Twitter unveiled its new “Moments” feature, a tool used to give people a live look into an event as it’s going on. Twitter is losing ground against Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat in terms of popularity with certain demographics and needs to change its platform up to spark some life into it. This goes along with the decision to possibly increase the amount of characters in a tweet as well as the “Highlights” section.

Used as a way to get “the best of Twitter in an instant,” you can follow a series of events and Twitter will deliver¬†content into your feed that is related to said event.¬†In this case, the first event to be used with it was the AL Wild Card game between the Houston Astros and the New York Yankees.

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