CURRENT SOCIAL MEDIA
The current media techniques employed by the NBA is there own very site which is (http://www.nba.com/)
The NBA also uses twitter to promote and advertise its products and games and which currently have 15.9millions followers and the players also have twitter account which they used to get closer to the fans by giving them answers to the questions they have.
(https://twitter.com/NBA) furthermore, Lebron James who is the most valuable player in the league and presumably the best player in the world has the most twitter follower with 22.2m followers (https://twitter.com/KingJames)
In-addition the NBA also have a youtube channel with 6,337,666 subscriber. The youtube account is used to showcase practice games and also some of the highlights from the games, it also shows all access into the players locker room and what goes on behind the scene before the games begin and all the preparation behind it.
The NBA also have a facebook account with 27million likes. Facebook is use as a tool of keeping fans connected to what is going on in the NBA world and also they shows pictures and highlight, makes announcement via Facebook.
Snapchat account at (NBA) snapchat is normally used when the games are going on and it’s a way or showing fans what they are missing by...
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‘’For the first time ever, an average NBA team is worth over a billion dollars and this is all thanks to the power of social media, when you combine a massive new $24 billion television contract, a nearly six-year bull market in equities creating tremendous wealth, and cheap credit? You get a massive rise in sports franchise values, with the NBA serving as ground zero for the current boom. The average NBA team is now worth $1.1 billion, 74% more than last year. It is the biggest one-year gain since Forbes began valuing teams in the four major U.S. sports leagues in 1998.’’ (http://www.forbes.com/sites/kurtbadenhausen/2015/01/21/average-nba-team-worth-record-1-1-billion-2/)
Media plays a very important role when it comes to the NBA, it helps in show casing the team, allows fans access to watch their favorite team/player play, it helps the company grows.
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