What’s Trending in Florida News? Week of June 30 – July 6

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Sachs Media Group

6 July

What news stories do Floridians really care about? And which Florida news outlets are leading the online discussion?

To answer these questions, our digital media gurus analyzed the most viral Florida news of this week — curated by reactions, comments and shares — to find out “What’s Trending in Florida News?”

It’s been an emotional week in news, with the passing of the Bush’s Baked Beans dog, “Duke,” and the reunion of a chimpanzee and the humans who helped nurture him.

WJXT4 bumped First Coast News out of the top rankings for Facebook, while News 4 Jax snagged the #2 spot on the Twitter leaderboard.

 

TOP 10 NEWS OUTLETS BY SOCIAL INTERACTIONS ON FACEBOOK

Facebook Leaderboards

 

TOP 10 NEWS OUTLETS BY SOCIAL INTERACTIONS ON TWITTER

Twitter Leaderboards

 

TRENDING ON FACEBOOK

 

What’s better than a family reunion? A baby chimp from Miami’s Zoological Wildlife Foundation hugs his foster parents.

Don’t want your house to be “tide” to the land? Try a floating home in South Florida!


 

The 2018 Hurricane Season has started. Keep an “eye” on Beryl!

 

TRENDING ON TWITTER

 

It’s a sad day for all of us. We’ll miss Duke, the Bush’s Baked Beans dog.


 

Singer Chris Brown was arrested in South Florida for Felony Battery Warrant.


 

Stoneman Douglas High School student encourages students to attend summit in D.C.


Data was collected from CrowdTangle on Friday, July 6, 2018. It covers the period between Saturday, June 30, 2018 and July 6, 2018.