As all regular pub-goers know, alcohol often acts as a performance enhancing drug when it comes to playing darts, pool and, on rare occasions, 'the field'. And while it's generally accepted that it's the opposite of a performance enhancer for practically everything else, and particularly rugby, infographics.co.nz's series of alternative RWC infographics shows us which rugby-playing nation has the biggest booze intake. As expected, Russia, Romania and Ireland take the top three spots, while New Zealand is languishing in 12th spot.
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Using an influencer is nothing new in advertising. But in the past few years, the definition of the role has expanded to YouTubers, Instagrammers, bloggers and vloggers, and brands have been jumping on the bandwagon to be mentioned in newsfeeds. However, with the online space comes a new set of challenges from selecting an influencer to measuring results. We chat to Fuse content and brand experience director Holly Lindsey about choosing the right influencer for the brand, understanding the grey areas and generating organic engagement.