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.

The Implications of Government Regulations on Social Media

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There is a process observed in most societies of the world, where markets for goods and services emerge organically and are allowed to grow untaxed, until eventually their popularity makes…

#DeleteFacebook…Should you jump on the bandwagon?

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  Delete Facebook! But also WhatsApp, Instagram, Twitter…… while you’re at it, throw away the whole phone! Since the Cambridge Analytica scandal, many Facebook users have taken the plunge to…

Everyone Loves a Good Story: Why are Social Media features so similar?

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

Social media has revolutionized the way we interact. It is impossible to deny that our ability to communicate visually has been enhanced by an astronomical degree following the creation of…

Cambridge Analytica Controversy: Facebook faces questions over privacy again

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Earlier this week, news erupted that Facebook’s controversial role in the 2016 US presidential election was even more complicated and involved than previously realised. The New York Times and The…