What’s Trending in Florida News? Week of March 4 – 9

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Sachs Media Group

9 March

What news stories do Floridians really care about? And which Florida news outlets are making waves?

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

Surprising sights dominated the social web this week, from shocking marine life off the coast of Florida to massive billboards in Times Square to surprises from Dwayne Wade.

While TV stations claimed all ten spots atop this week’s “What’s Trending in Florida News” Facebook rankings, they split the Twitter rankings with newspapers. WSVN 7 News ran away from the pack on Twitter, with several times more social interactions than the #2 spot (Tampa Bay Times).

TOP 10 NEWS OUTLETS BY SOCIAL INTERACTIONS ON FACEBOOK

TOP 10 NEWS OUTLETS BY SOCIAL INTERACTIONS ON TWITTER

TRENDING ON FACEBOOK

Dwayne Wade surprises students at Stoneman Douglas High School.

What a sight! An 8+ foot manta ray was spotted off Shell Key.

Wow! Tens of thousands of sharks migrate down the coast of Florida.

 

TRENDING ON TWITTER

Dwayne Wade makes a surprise visit to Stoneman Douglas High School.

Florida Senate rejects AR-15 moratorium 21-17.

A full billboard display in Times Square honors the Parkland shooting victims.  

Stoneman Douglas hero fights for his life in Intensive Care.

The #1 state for fraud? You guessed it… Florida.