Facebook’s Guide To Following Team USA During The 2014 Winter Olympic Games

TeamUSALogo650The 2014 Winter Olympic Games have begun in Sochi, Russia, and while Facebook may not appear on any of the medal podiums, it is eyeing the gold medal for fans’ social networking experience.

As previously announced, Facebook and Instagram reached a deal with NBC Sports Group’s NBC Olympics to bring social elements to content from the Games.

NBC Olympics, Facebook, and Instagram will work together to bring social elements to and drive conversation about content from the Games.

NBC Olympics video content is being featured on Facebook for the first time, and the NBC Olympics Facebook page will feature breaking news, Olympics-related information, polls, photo galleries, trivia, and images to share.

Facebook also provided a list of relevant pages for fans who want to interact on the social network during the Winter Olympics:

Association/Teams:

Alpine Skiing

Skeleton

Snowboarding

Speed Skating

Figure Skating

Bobsled

Luge

Hashtags:

  • #goteamusa
  • #Olympics
  • #seeyouinsochi
  • #sochi2014

Events:

Readers: Will you interact on Facebook during the 2014 Winter Olympic Games?

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