Topic: Pope Francis

Here Are 9 Intriguing Stats That Show the Digital Impact of Pope Francis' U.S. Visit

Big buzz for Fiat, but #pizzapope impact is yet to be seen

There have been nearly 1.8 million tweets about Pope Francis in the last day, according to digital advertising player and data specialist Amobee Brand Intelligence. No small number of them have…

The Pope Now Has His Own Set of Emojis, Just in Time for His First U.S. Visit

Holy GIF

Today you can find pretty much any kind of emoji keyboard your little heart desires, from Star Wars and Ikea to Coca-Cola and Mentos. Now you can add the pope to…

10 World Leaders Who Rule on Twitter

India's head of state, Modi, especially leverages social media

What do President Barack Obama, Pope Francis, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Indonesia's Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and Queen Rania of Jordan have in common? They are among the most powerful…

Pope Francis Ditches his Mercedes for a Kia

In Seoul, the Soul gets a big marketing blessing

It’s not the sort of branding opportunity that comes along very often. But when the pope picks your car as his ride, yeah, that’s a pretty good day for the…

Time Names Pope Francis 2013 Person of the Year

Runners-up included Edward Snowden, Edith Windsor

This morning on NBC's Today show, Time's new managing editor Nancy Gibbs announced that Pope Francis is the magazine’s 2013 Person of the Year.   In an essay explaining her choice, Gibbs,…

Fake Tweets in the Name of New Pontiff Gets Twitter in a Tizzy

Will the real Jorge Bergoglio please stand up

Jorge Bergoglio didn't announce his papal election on Twitter. But an individual running a fake account in Bergoglio's name had thousands of Twitter users believing that the 76-year-old Pope Francis…