Selfie obsessed brands
Recently there has been a new trend called ‘’selfies’’. As you all know, it’s people taking pictures of themselves. Brands have been using this trend as a type of advertisement. Last year (2013), there was a huge growth in brands which used selfies. Number of brands running selfie contests from Facebook were 13 in January, by the ned of the year the number had reached 207. Brands using selfies went up from 7 to 129. This all happened in no less than 13 months. Brands running selfies contests fro Twitter were 781 in December. The number is still growing. Selfies have become an obsession for many people. Even Barack Obama was a victim of a selfie at Mandela’s funeral. There is no telling what people might do next with selfies.