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Bermuda’s Top 50 Twitter List For July 2015

Bermuda’s Top 50 Twitter List For July 2015

[Written by Don Burgess] Nasty comments were the hot topic on Social Media in July. The latest incident was involving Jillionaire and his impolite remarks about Bermuda on Twitter, Instagram and Bermuda. There were easily more than 1,000 responses to what he posted, almost all of it aimed right back at him. His statements were reposted dozens of times... Read more of this article

Police Investigate Video: Public Sex At Cup Match

Police Investigate Video: Public Sex At Cup Match

The police said they are “aware of a video clip currently circulating on social media purporting to show two persons engaging in sexual activity in public at Cup Match,” and said they are looking into the matter, and reminded the public “that offenses under the telecommunications act are committed even when only sharing material such... Read more of this article

Bermudians Irate Over Entertainer’s Criticism

Bermudians Irate Over Entertainer’s Criticism

[Updated] Following insults being levied at Bermuda by a foreign entertainer who is on the island to perform, numerous Bermudians launched a strong defence of the island, taking the entertainer to task across social media. Jillionaire — who said Bermuda “smells like a dead whale” — is a member of Major Lazer who was on the island... Read more of this article

Bermuda Cat Earns Over 3,000 Twitter Followers

Bermuda Cat Earns Over 3,000 Twitter Followers

A Bermuda cat dubbed Walt E Bobs has managed to amass over 3,000 Twitter followers, landing him at number 40 on June’s top 50 list, an accomplishment he appears to have celebrated with some Gosling’s rum. Judging by the feline’s tweets, which explore various aspects of living from a cat’s point of view, Walt E Bobs seems to enjoy... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s July Klout Social Media Rankings

Bermuda’s July Klout Social Media Rankings

[Written by Don Burgess] There was a huge shake-up in the Bermuda Klout rankings this month. Several new accounts moved into the top five with Bernews and Clare O’Connor moving into a tie for the fourth spot. Photographer John Manderson joins the list at number 17. Shari-Lynn Pringle moved down to the ninth spot while the Bermuda Tourism Authority,... Read more of this article

WiRe Bermuda Launch Website, Social Media

WiRe Bermuda Launch Website, Social Media

Women in Reinsurance [WiRe], a Bermuda association for women working in the reinsurance industry, have launched a dedicated website, blog and LinkedIn group. “The launch of our social media presence represents the next stage in WiRe’s growth. Our goal is to make it easier to communicate with our members and provide valuable information about... Read more of this article

Troncossi Presentation: Crisis Communications

Troncossi Presentation: Crisis Communications

Troncossi Public Relations will deliver a speech on crisis communications on Friday, July 10. The speech is part of a series of talks about how public relations and social media can assist businesses in reaching their goals. This week’s presentation will look at how public relations tactics can be used to react to negative publicity about a company... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s Top 50 Twitter List For June 2015

Bermuda’s Top 50 Twitter List For June 2015

[Written by Don Burgess] The first Social Media Day celebration in Bermuda took place on June 30 at Muse Skybar. The event was kicked off with a word from Premier Michael Dunkley [@bdamilkman], which was also attended by senator Jeffery Baron [@SenatorBaron], Toastmasters and other Bermuda social media enthusiasts. Both Premier Dunkley and Senator Baron... Read more of this article

Comedian D.L. Hughley: “Bermuda Is So Fly”

Comedian D.L. Hughley: “Bermuda Is So Fly”

Comedian D.L. Hughley recently posted a photo of himself on the island for his 1.2 million Facebook fans, captioning the photo by saying “Bermuda is so fly” and attracting more than 7,000 likes on the social media website. Mr. Hughley was in Bermuda for a show hosted by ENVY Productions at the Fairmont Southampton on Saturday, July 4th. Photo... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s June Klout Social Media Rankings

Bermuda’s June Klout Social Media Rankings

[Written by Don Burgess] D’General is in charge! Bermuda Heroes Weekend provided a bump in his monthly Klout score. Jason Sukdeo [aka D’General] picked up three points and joined the growing number of locals in the 70+ plateau. Jason helped organize the highly successful event, and earned a well-deserved spike in his score. Next month’s scores... Read more of this article

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