Most admired people 2013 – Survey by YouGov

YouGov conducted a survey in 13 countries covering half of world population. Almost 14,000 people were interviewed following local demographic representation criteria. The question was “Who do you personally most admire?”. The answer was restricted to “famous persons in the world”. It was specified that only people alive were eligible. You can find below the…

Why Football Fans in Twitter Wish that Cristiano Ronaldo Wins FIFA Ballon d’Or 2012

We present another analysis about the power of football players as icons, and some learnings about social media dynamics, by exploring Twitter content analysis. As explained in the previous post, FIFA representatives will announce this next Monday 7 January 2012 who is the Football Player of the Year, awarded with the FIFA Ballon d’Or, which…

FIFA Ballon d’Or. Predictions and Media Impact Analysis

Zurich, 7 January 2013, FIFA Headquarters. The best football player of the season 2011/12 will be announced and will be awarded with the FIFA Ballon d’Or 2012. The 23 football players short list was reduced to three finalists on 29 November 2012: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid, Spanish Liga), Andrés Iniesta (FC Barcelona, Spanish League) and…