The 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.
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:
- U.S. Freestyle Ski Team
- U.S. Luge Team
- U.S. Olympic Team
- U.S. Paralympics Team
- U.S. Ski Team
- U.S Snowboarding
Readers: Will you interact on Facebook during the 2014 Winter Olympic Games?