The team at Social Media NZ work to share knowledge, insights, thoughts and trends in the social media space.We are made up of a small, but dedicated, team with a range of experience. From those that have been in the industry since it’s inception through to those who have social media embedded in their daily culture. The team will work hard to bring you the very best news, views and opinions in the industry.

Tom Reidy

Editor in Chief

Anastacia Vallance

Sub Editor

Samantha Chalmers


Recent Blog Posts.

Facebook Instigates Organic Reach Reporting Change

| Facebook, Opinion, Social Media, Technology | No Comments

As of last week,  Facebook have implemented the change they announced at the end of 2017 that an update to Facebook page organic reach reporting will result in numbers that…

How to increase exposure and successfully tap a niche market on Instagram

| Advertising, Business, Instagram, New Zealand, Opinion, Social Media, Technology | No Comments

Prior to the digital age, if a business did not have a large, local customer base it would be unable to continue existing. Catering to niches has never been extremely…

Integrating meme culture into a brand’s social media presence

| Business, Facebook, Instagram, New Zealand, Opinion, Social Media, Technology | No Comments

It is undeniable that as culture and society changes, companies must evolve with those changes or be abandoned by their customers. A great example is the recently discovered trend of…

Instagram adds GIF stickers to stories with GIPHY

| Opinion | No Comments

After months of speculation, Instagram has announced that they have finally added GIF sticker capabilities to stories. Rolled out in the latest update, users will now be able to plaster their stories…