What do alligators, the Hard Rock Hotel, and Jimmy Fallon have in common? They’re all trending in Florida news this week!
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” and determine which Florida news outlets are leading the online conversation.
WFLA News Channel 8 and WJXT4 The Local Station continue to lead the pack on Facebook, with WSVN ranking in the top 3 on both Facebook and Twitter.
TOP 10 NEWS OUTLETS BY SOCIAL INTERACTIONS ON FACEBOOK
TOP 10 NEWS OUTLETS BY SOCIAL INTERACTIONS ON TWITTER
TRENDING ON FACEBOOK
Well that’s not something you see every day… An alligator knocks down a trapper in a Florida neighborhood.
The world’s tallest swing opens in Orlando. Hope you’re not afraid of heights!
Family of Stoneman Douglas student advocate David Hogg is “swatted” at their Florida home.
The new Hard Rock Hotel in South Florida is hitting all the right notes!
TRENDING ON TWITTER
March For Our Lives founder, Cameron Kasky speaks at the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Digital Update: ‘We Have To Change The System’: @AMarch4OurLives @cameron_kasky At Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C. pic.twitter.com/8b0H7lzhGi
— CBS4 Miami (@CBSMiami) June 5, 2018
Two Opa-locka officers pitch in to help a homeless family.
Two Opa-locka officers found a family sleeping in their car and, with the help of the community, gave them a new home and car.https://t.co/atvvvqGEje pic.twitter.com/8QVRabSMxF
— WSVN 7 News (@wsvn) June 7, 2018
Parkland students honor those lost at an emotional graduation ceremony, with the opening address delivered by “Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon.
UPDATED: Parkland students honor those lost at emotional graduation; ‘Tonight Show’ host Jimmy Fallon delivers address https://t.co/4lJmxoWncx pic.twitter.com/nz1nSZWqLO
— WPLG Local 10 News (@WPLGLocal10) June 3, 2018
Two Mandarin High School students whose lives were changed by tragedy overcome the odds and graduate with their class.
INSPIRATIONAL | Two Mandarin High School students whose lives were forever changed by tragedy overcame the odds of survival and graduated with their class. https://t.co/WcDOoQJ8Yy
— News4JAX (@wjxt4) June 1, 2018
Data was collected from CrowdTangle on Friday, June 8, 2018. It covers the period between Saturday, June 2, 2018 and June 8, 2018.