social media in israel

Israelis think Facebook is the most hateful social network, survey finds

82% of Israelis who were exposed to hate speech online said Facebook was the social network where the most instances occurred.


Whatsapp comes back online after being down for two hours

WhatsApp is the most widely-used messaging application in Israel and is used to communicate via text even more frequently than SMS.

Meet Israel's first TikTok politician: Hadar Muchtar

INSIDE POLITICS: Hadar Muchtar is only 20 years old, not even eligible to run for the Knesset, but the leader of the Fiery Youth movement has become the buzzword of the fifth election.


What does Israel have to say on Iran's killing of Mahsa Amini?

Israel's official Twitter account team didn't lose the opportunity to photoshop a picture of Mahsa Amini into Raisi's hand during his speech at the United Nations General Assembly.

How did Israelis get hooked on Rubik’s cube?

The Israeli Rubik’s Cube Championship, which took place in Rehovot, in cooperation with the Weizmann Institute of Science, attracted hundreds of participants. 


Hate speech against Israeli Russians up nearly 300% since Ukraine war - report

Social media engagements including hate speech against Russians jumped by about 270%, while hate speech against asylum seekers also increased by 25%.

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett met with young Israeli social media influencers to encourage Israeli

Israel’s top influencers connect youth with Holocaust survivors via Instagram

Israel’s leading artists and content creators held one-on-one meetings with Holocaust survivors and will broadcast them on Yom Hashoah.

Facebook Reels comes to Israel

It will now be possible for Israelis to create reels and watch them in Facebook News Feeds, in Facebook groups, and in the social media giant's “Watch Reels” section.

Israeli Metaverse Community hold first official meeting

Among the speakers at the event were Adi Soffer Teeni, General Manager of Meta in Israel and Lital Kiperman Vaknin, Director of Innovation at the Peres Center for Peace and Innovation

The Twilight Zone of social media usage

More than 90% of Israelis use WhatsApp at least twice a day, 85% are devoted to Facebook, and 76% are regular users of Instagram.

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