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Social media giants should learn from their mistakes after a shameful start to 2019

If Facebook virtually owned the hashtag #ReputationFail in 2018 – something highlighted last week when longstanding communications leader Caryn Marooney announced her resignation – then sister firm Instagram made a similarly inauspicious start to 2019.

The biggest story affecting Instagram’s reputation has been the tragic suicide of 14-year-old Molly Russell, which her father has recently blamed on the social networking site because she had been viewing multiple images of self-harm thereon.

Irish people spend an average of two hours on social media every day

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Irish people spend an average of two hours on social media every day, a study has revealed.
We spend the most time on Facebook (at 37%) followed by WhatsApp (17%), and YouTube (10%).
The majority of people in Meath, Westmeath, and Wexford spend a shocking seven hours a day on social media, according to a survey carried out by Sky Broadband.
Most people use social media for networking but more and more people are using it to check the news (19%) and watching box sets (10%).

Investors Step Back From Social-Media Highfliers

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Shares of Twitter Inc. TWTR -20.54% and Facebook Inc. FB -0.78% endured a surprise rout this week, as investors were rattled by signs that users are souring on the social-media stalwarts.

Twitter said Friday that its number of monthly users dropped in the second quarter and could continue to fall as it purges fake accounts, results that echoed Facebook’s bombshell guidance Wednesday that its growth is expected to slow through the end of the year.

8 Best Practices for Emergency Communications on Social Media

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Jennifer Elliott from CivicReady offers local governments best practices for emergency communications on social media.

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