Social Media Tag

Posted On July 17, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Matt Hardy Talks About The Rise Of Social Media & More

Matt Hardy recently posted the following on his Facebook page in regards to his comments that he pioneered the rise of social media in professional wrestling, including inspiring Zack Ryder. “I saw an article online from an interview I did where @ZackRyder’s name was brought up. I never took any credit for @ZackRyder’s professional success that he created himself. I did mention that when Zack was in limbo direction-wise in WWE between characters that we had a conversation about self-promotion. We talked about his YouTube videos and the whole ideaRead More
- WWE has created two new major positions – a Social Media producer and a Live Events analyst. The Social Media producer would be responsible for voting, polling, texts and tweets on WWE’s TV show as well as at live events. The producer will work with the TV production team, creative, the web team and the live events team. WWE is looking for the Live Events analyst to creative metrics to measure the success of live events beyond ticket sales. They want the person to create models and formulas toRead More
- Earlier it was noted Bruno Sammartino was not impressed with Triple H’s WWE Hall of Fame approach. Sal Correnete had the following to say on that matter. It has come to our attention that someone has claimed that Bruno was unimpressed with Triple H. That is an absolutely false statement Bruno had no issue what so ever with Triple H. He liked Triple H and enjoyed their conversation but for reasons personal to Bruno he has decided not to accept the induction in NO WAY SHAPE OR FORM ISRead More
- Zack Ryder joked on Twitter about another Money In The Bank match being added. He tweeted, “There will be a third Money In The Bank Match… winner gets a shot at the Internet championship!” – WWE.com published Stacy Keibler bikini photos from her time in WCW. – WWE.com posted a new article comparing the run of 1,000 episodes of Monday Night Raw beginning on July 23 to other shows like The Simpsons, Law and Order, Seinfeld, Roseanne and more. – Friday’s edition of WWE Smackdown slightly improved in socialRead More

Posted On March 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Zack Ryder On Rock vs. Cena, His Use of Social Media, Big O & More

- WWE Superstar Zack Ryder recently spoke to The Wrestling Press while doing promotional work in Germany. Here are some highlights: Other WWE stars embracing social media and if it can be done again: "I think it was a once-in-a-lifetime-thing. I wasn’t the first to use social media, but I was the first one to really embrace it, totally rely on it and use it to the best of my abilities. I’m 26 years old, these things are what my friends use. My friends are on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube,Read More

Posted On March 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

TNA Contracts Expiring Soon, RVD Update, Prichard, Social Media

- There are several TNA contracts expiring in the near future, including X-Division Champion Austin Aries. – Rob Van Dam is not backstage at TV today, but does return to the weekend house show line up starting this week. – Bruce Prichard is not at television this week and is reportedly taking time off to deal with a personal issue. – The social media push we saw at Victory Road was said to be the idea of Dave Lagana.Read More

Posted On March 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Live SmackDown Announced, RAW’s Social Media Score Falls & More

– The next live episode of SmackDown on SyFy will air the week after WrestleMania 28 on April 10th from Hampton, Virginia. (Thanks to Devin Cutting) — As seen on Monday’s RAW, WWE is running a promotion with K-Mart where anybody that buys $30 worth of WWE merchandise at K-Mart can purchase a limited edition Wrestlemania 28 chair for “only” $75. — The Trendrr.com Social Media Score for Monday’s WWE RAW Supershow dropped compared to last week. Monday’s RAW had a total activity score of 188,683 – down from 197,659Read More

Posted On February 15, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

The Rock Comments On John Cena, WrestleMania 27 & More

Thanks to PWInsider.com for the following interview recap from Dwayne Johnson’s WWE.com chat with fans following Raw: Why return now? “Because I felt the time was right to so something special. Not only can I feed my own need and desire to perform. More importantly than that, do something special for you WWE fans.” What Johnson Missed about WWE: “The thing I’ve missed most is the indescribable moment that was tonight. The culmination of the fans, their energy, my energy, my desire to entertain them and their endless desire toRead More