Category Archives: Global Events

Major events of world-wide interest, and celebrated globally.

Akon’s Oh Africa Pepsi Ad

Pepsi commercial uses music sung by Akon

FIFA World Cup 2010

Coke is the official sponsor of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, but competitor Pepsi’s brilliant two and a half minute “Oh Africa” is the first World Cup related advertisement to make the viral chart, and portends well for Pepsi’s revamped focus on social media, including YouTube.

Write The Future Nike Ad

Football's future with hidden revelations and images

FIFA World Cup 2010

Nike’s awesome three-minute World Cup video advert titled “Write the Future” seems to be the fans’ one of the best football commercials, with over 17 million views on YouTube despite its recent release on May 17.

Social Media Day on June 30

Mashable declares June 30 as Social Media Day

Social Media Day

Popular social media blog Mashable has declared June 30 as Social Media Day. A day to celebrate the revolution of media becoming a social dialogue. Mashable invites social media enthusiasts to celebrate Social Media Day on June 30 by attending or organizing a Social Media Day meetup in your community.

Africa’s legend – Roger Milla

Memorable image of Italia 90 - Roger Milla's corner flag dance

Roger Milla

The 38-year-old Cameroon striker, Roger Milla’s post-goal wiggle at the corner post became a memorable image of the 1990 World Cup. He sprinted to the corner flag and raised one hand while holding his waist with the other and shook his hips to the sound of the crowd before dropping to his knees in delight!

Goal Celebrations Coca-Cola Ad

A tribute to FIFA World Cup goal celebrations

FIFA World Cup 2010

Coca-Cola launched its global 2010 FIFA World Cup advertising campaign with an advert paying tribute to the weird and wonderful world of football goal celebrations by featuring Roger Milla’s outlandish Italia 90 goal celebration.

US Flag Day on Twitter

Celebrate Flag Day on Twitter with hashflag.

National Flag Day

The national flag of any country is an expression of the motherland. Every country has a specified day called Flag Day to honour its national flag, and fly it sky high with respect. In the United States, National Flag Day is celebrated with pride on June 14. It is the day to honour the American Flag that is supposed to be the symbol of strength and unity.

Follow FIFA World Cup on Twitter

Complete list of FIFA World Cup 2010 Twitter images #flags.

FIFA World Cup 2010

FIFA World Cup is the largest sporting event in the world, and soccer is the most beautiful game. The party has started today in South Africa, and tweeples in the twitterverse are already tweeting about the games. Twitter trends show that #worldcup and related terms are already hot topics.