Tag Archives: LiveBlog

Team USA, not the only winners at the 2015 Women’s World Cup as CiL coverage shines

SI.com - 2015 Women's World Cup Final with CiL

The 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup was a cultural phenomenon during the month of June and into early July all around the world, but especially in the United States. Fans of all ages cheered on their countries and their favorite players throughout the tournament. Several publishers in the US created compelling storytelling experiences with CoveritLive that opened the doors to the team’s journey to their third World Cup title. Continue reading

CoveritLive shines at 2015 NFL Draft

The NFL Draft once again proved to be one of the brightest stars of 2015 to-date, for CoveritLive users utilizing live blogs, live chats and the platform’s robust social aggregation tool to cover the draft’s first night. The draft’s opening night attracted coverage from NFL team sites, broadcasters, news organizations and fan sites. Continue reading

Best Practices for live blogging Apple’s WWDC

As you prepare to live blog the upcoming keynote and product announcements from Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), CoveritLive has all of the tools necessary to make your experience a great success. Below are a few best practices and tips to utilize on Monday, June 2 when Apple announces its next big thing.

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2014 WWDC

CoveritLive experiences inform and entertain more than 1.5 million NFL Draft viewers

In a year that has seen many CoveritLive experiences shine bright, the NFL Draft proved to be one of the brightest stars of 2014 to-date. In this week’s special NFL Draft edition of the weekly CoveritLive Social TV rankings, the draft put up stats as impressive as those that Jadeveon Clowney, Blake Bortles and Sammy Watkins posted in their decorated collegiate careers.

The three-day event attracted coverage from NFL.com, NFL team sites, broadcasters, news organizations and fan sites. In total, just over 100 CiL experiences were hosted as 1.5 million viewers joined the social experiences to learn which players landed on their favorite teams.

Viewers that participated in the draft’s top-three live experiences engaged with the page for an average of 45 minutes per-visit.

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CoveritLive Blogs and LiveScores are a hole-in-one for Masters coverage

By Spencer Kitley

The 2014 golf season is in full swing and beginning this weekend the first of the four majors kicks off at Augusta National. The Masters tourney is the first big opportunity of the season to engage with golf fans and viewers through CoveritLive real-time engagement experiences. CoveritLive live blogs, chats and socials streams coupled with LiveScores automated scoreboards allow broadcasters, publishers and golf bloggers around the world to interact with golf fans with ease as each tournament unfolds.

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Publishers & broadcasters leverage CiL to deliver real-time Winter Olympics news

In two weeks’ time, the 22nd Winter Olympics delivered their fair share of miraculous feats, as both great victories and disappointing defeats headlined the Games. Publishers, broadcasters and media organizations of all shapes and sizes covered everything, from two-toilet stalls, gold medal performances, to the pageantry of the closing ceremonies, and CoveritLive was there to help them deliver real-time updates. More than 900,000 viewers from countries all over the world engaged with CiL live experiences featuring coverage of just about every athletic discipline during the Games.

Photo: Getty Images

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CoveritLive Q&A Testimonial with Yahoo India Travel

Last month Yahoo India’s travel editor Bijoy Venugopal and staff photographer Azhar Mohamed Ali set out on a new adventure to explore India’s most picturesque coastal drive along the India’s East Coast Road. As the duo traveled more than 1,000 km between Chennai and Madurai they used the robust feature set of CoveritLive to deliver live updates of their experiences, via interactive chat, social media, images, video and much more during their 11-day journey. Learn more about their great CiL experience by checking out Venugopal’s Q&A.

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CoveritLive Q&A Testimonial with Yahoo India Travel

Last month Yahoo India’s travel editor Bijoy Venugopal and staff photographer Azhar Mohamed Ali set out on a new adventure to explore India’s most picturesque coastal drive along the India’s East Coast Road. As the duo traveled more than 1,000 km between Chennai and Madurai they used the robust feature set of CoveritLive to deliver live updates of their experiences, via interactive chat, social media, images, video and much more during their 11-day journey. Learn more about their great CiL experience by checking out Venugopal’s Q&A.

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CoveritLive: August 2013 in review

The month of August was a landmark period for CoveritLive as more CiL users participated in events last month than in any other month since the self-service model launched in July 2012. This installment’s infographics presentation explores August’s events that were headlined by European football league action in the English Premiere League, Bundesliga and more, while the unrest in Egypt as well as significant use by Yahoo India and the Australian Football League. Here is a peek at key data and highlights from the top events of the month.

 

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CoveritLive: August 2013 in review

The month of August was a landmark period for CoveritLive as more CiL users participated in events last month than in any other month since the self-service model launched in July 2012. This installment’s infographics presentation explores August’s events that were headlined by European football league action in the English Premiere League, Bundesliga and more, while the unrest in Egypt as well as significant use by Yahoo India and the Australian Football League. Here is a peek at key data and highlights from the top events of the month.

 

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