Snack Social Summary
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Here is what else is happening in the world of social media:
1. Lidl responds on social to Sainsbury’s blooper.
Lidl, as part of their #LidlSurprises campaign, grabbed the chance to poke fun at their supermarket rival Sainsbury’s ‘Fifty pence challenge’ mistake from earlier in week:
— Andy Cohen (@AndySixspeed) October 1, 2014
2. How brands reacted to the Ryder Cup
Europe convincingly defeated the United States of America in one of golf’s highest profile events:
— Guinness Ireland (@GuinnessIreland) September 28, 2014
3. Facebook issues apology
Facebook has apologised to transgender and drag queens, after the social media website deleted accounts that it deemed were violating its rules and regulations on using “real names”.
— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) October 2, 2014
4. Twitter launch their new amplify product
Earlier this week, Twitter released a video explaining this product – is this going to change real-time activity on the social network?
WATCH: New Twitter Amplify product video – what it is and how it works in less than 90 seconds. https://t.co/iMDI0nW4Ts
— Twitter Ads UK (@TwitterAdsUK) October 3, 2014
5. What happens in a Twitter minute
Here is an interesting infographic from WhoIsHostingThis highlighting that 347,222 tweets are sent and 108 new accounts created per minute.