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Teen idols, reality stars and football stars top the charts in May

The most-clicked stories on the The Wall for May, 2012. Advertisements

June 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

One page design to rule them all

Our lead designer, Paul Alexander, has rolled out a single, enhanced layout across our suite of sites aimed at displaying the content of each story in the most beautiful way … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Wall launches five new specialist sites

We’ve launched five new specialist Wall sites overnight and tweaked our page design make sure each topic only brings you the very best tweets, links and media. Each new Wall … Continue reading

March 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Directioners overtake Beliebers

Australia may be home to an army of Justin Bieber fans but this week the One Direction horde swarmed and overtook the boy wonder on Twitter. Six of the top seven … Continue reading

March 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Gillard defeats Rudd: Coorey first with the tweet

The Sydney Morning Herald’s Phillip Coorey was the first to tweet the results of this morning’s leadership ballot with a 10:48am message announcing Prime Minister Julia Gillard had won in … Continue reading

February 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

20 most popular Julia Gillard vs Kevin Rudd tweets

No matter what happens in this morning’s ballot over the leadership of the Labor party and the country, it’s clear that Kevin Rudd decisively won last week’s “vote” of popularity … Continue reading

February 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Weirdest stories of 2012 (so far)

I love odd spot stories – those quirky water-cooler tales and pictures that are short, sharp and usually produce at least a quiet snort of amusement. And since The Wall is … Continue reading

February 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Tweeps mourn The Voice, talk Labor leadership and worry about the Death Star

The death of singer Whitney Houston dominated social media conversation in Australia this week and focused attention on the Grammy Awards as the music industry mourned the loss of “The … Continue reading

February 18, 2012 · Leave a comment


February 17, 2012 · Leave a comment