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.

Instagram reveals how the algorithm works

| Advertising, Business, Instagram, Social Media, Social Media Spotlight, Technology | No Comments

When Instagram announced that it would abandon the chronological order on its platform in 2016, users raised their voices. They did not want an algorithm to decide which publications should…

Techweek 2018: Hate Speech in the age of the internet

| Facebook, Government, New Zealand, Opinion, Social Media, Technology | No Comments

Cyber-bullying is a world-wide problem but how does it affect New Zealanders? As part of Techweek 2018, the event “Hate speech in the age of the Internet” happened earlier in…

Excel at Dropshipping Using Organic Social Media Marketing

| Advertising, Business, Facebook, Influencer Marketing, Instagram, Pinterest, Snapchat, Social Media, Social Media Spotlight | No Comments

Surpass your competitors and be successful at what you do best ‘dropship’ with these organic social media marketing techniques. Find out the best social platform for dropshipping and more. Social…

Facebook Announces new Youth Portal

| Opinion | No Comments

There are more and more strategies and tools that Facebook launches to please its users. The latest, a new web based educational tool known as “Youth Portal”, which is directed…