Social Media #RoyalWedding #RW2011

When William's parents married in 1981, there were around 3,500 in St Paul's Cathedral, and it is estimated that around 750 million people watched on TV (I was 6, and most of the people from our (breathren) church watched it around someone else's house). So, in the age of social media, how many are going to be engaging with social media. As of writing this (Thursday afternoon), #RoyalWedding and 'William & Kate' have been trending…

Royal Wedding: Prince William & Kate Middleton

How quickly the news spreads these days. Working in a radio station today, and the news was out very quickly, and just as I looked down my feed was full of announcements regarding the Royal Engagement (some positive, some negative!), so I was interested to see how long it would be before the topic trended: Just over 5 minutes after the announcement it was trending in the UK: At 1128 it's moving towards the top…