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.

New Zealand’s James Hurman features in New York digital storytelling festival

| Augmented Reality, Kiwi as, Social Media Spotlight, Technology, Virtual Reality | No Comments

As augmented and virtual reality technologies continue to generate hype worldwide, it is exciting to be able to say that little ol’ New Zealand is right up there with the…

Social Media’s impact on the 2017 NZ Election

| Advertising, Election, Facebook, Government, Kiwi as, News, Social Media, Social Media Spotlight, Technology | No Comments

Advance voting for the 2017 NZ Election began on Monday this week. With more booths available this year and a trending increase in advance voting, chief electoral officer Alicia Wright…

Oppo – the new kids on the block in smartphones

| Kiwi as, News, Product Reviews, Social Media, Technology | No Comments

If you haven’t yet heard of Oppo (or even if you have) I’ve got some interesting news about the Chinese smartphone brand that is taking the market by a storm!…

@apple on Instagram

| Apple, Instagram, Social Media, Social Media Spotlight | No Comments

It’s been 1 month since Apple launched their official Instagram. The tech giant racked up 20,000 followers in the first 40 minutes and in a month has grown to 823,000…