Social media is one of the most significant ways we connect with our readers. All of our content is posted there and we thrive on interactions from our followers. In 2012, it was our charity drives on Facebook which sparked the most interaction.Here are the top ten most popular posts from our Facebook page for 2012.
#1 Help Harris attend The Cerebral Palsy Education Centre
You all expressed your enthusiasm for helping Harris attend The Cerebral Palsy Education Centre in March.
#2 Help find a cure for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
The story of baby Taylin Mackay and her family in September prompted people to action.
#3 Help us raise money for multiple sclerosis
With MS affecting mostly women, and the average age of diagnosis being just thirty, we knew how many mothers out there would be affected. You responded in droves to Amy’s plight to raise funds for MS research.
#4 The Shape of a Mother – what real women look like after having a baby
You applauded the images of what women’s bodies look like after having babies.
#5 News Flash – ISOFIX to be legalised in Australia in 2013!
There was much excitement about the news that ISOFIX child car restraints were soon to make their way to Australia.
#6 The VBAC doll
The VBAC doll sparked reactions both favourable and otherwise.
#7 Exhausted mothers, you’re not alone
Many of you openly related to the exhaustion of being a new parent.
#8 Crochet playgrounds
Stunning execution and photography propelled our crochet playgrounds post into Facebook stardom.
#9 Australia’s best playground
Yet another playground made the top Facebook post list. Not surprising, seeing as we seem to spend our whole lives in them!
#10 Keep tots winter warm with cute-as-a-button baby cowls
There was a riot of reaction to the utterly adorable baby cowls.