Tag: Twitter


Game of Thrones totally eclipsed.

Over the last 48 hours two major social media events took place and by using Crimson Hexagon we were able to take an in-depth look at the global reactions and conversations being expressed regarding the #Solareclipse2017 and #GameOfThrones season 7 Americans across the country took to the streets and stadiums, sporting protective glasses, to witness […]

Social listening around #Capestorm

With Cape Town being declared a disaster zone during the worst drought the province has experienced since 1904, we had a look at what Capetonians and the rest of South Africa had to say as they weathered the #Capestorm Using Crimson Hexagon, we uncovered the following: Although many Capetonians battened down the hatches in preparation […]

Social change: The Syrian refugee crisis

The Syrian Civil War was on the brink of eruption particularly after the 2011 pro-democratic protest. This violence then spread to different regions of Syria until it finally reached the capital: Damascus, where it ¬†escalated. With more than 90,000 reported dead by the end of June 2013; just 2 years after it had begun, millions […]

SA Twitter Volume for 1st half of 2015

South Africa, we’re not Tweeting as much as we used to

As South Africans, our interest in Twitter might be waning. This seems to be indicated in the latest research done by youKnow Digital, in partnership with Crimson Hexagon. According to last year’s data, which tallies all of the Twitter posts – identified as coming from SA – from 1 January 2014 to 30 June 2014, […]