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Marketwired

October 30, 2013 09:00 ET

World Series and Social Media: A Game-Winning Program

Infographic Enhances Fan Experience Online

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - Oct 30, 2013) - With the 2013 World Series underway, it's no secret that fans have taken to social media to talk about the games and to find news and updates. To augment fans' World Series experiences, Marketwired has aggregated all of the social media information in its 2013 World Series Social Media Program infographic. Data gathered using social research platform MAP, powered by Sysomos, reveal the following insights:

  • The top Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals fans on social media
  • Top beat reporters and bloggers to follow during the series for the latest news, updates and analysis
  • The most social city: Boston vs. St. Louis
  • Twitter handles for the top players
  • Hashtags related to the series

Join the conversation online using the hashtag #WorldSeries. To view Sysomos' 2013 World Series Social Media Program click here.

About Marketwired:
Partnering with companies of all sizes -- from start-ups to Fortune 500 enterprises -- Marketwired is an innovative, social communications company offering best-in-class, global news distribution and reporting. Powered by Sysomos, Marketwired's products also provide state-of-the-art social media monitoring and analytics. This critical business intelligence provides instant and unlimited access to all social media conversations, allowing brands to see what's happening, why it's happening, and who's driving the conversations.

Marketwired is majority-owned by OMERS Private Equity (www.omerspe.com).

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