22/07/2014 at 13:15
We've just read that, according to a survey, conducted for Start-Rite shoes, 1 in 10 new mothers share the news that their baby's been born on Facebook and other social media within 15 minutes of having a baby – and one in 5 new mums do so within 30 minutes.
What's more, nearly two-thirds of new mums say they or their partner provided a stream of baby-related social-media commentary or updates ahead of the birth or during labour.
Are you surprised by this? Or not?
Did you – or do you intend to – post about your baby's birth on Facebook? If so, how quickly after the birth?
And, gulp, would you let your partner live-Tweet your labour?
Please do let us know!
24/07/2014 at 09:55
I think it's horrible surely you shouldn't reach for your mobile phone only minutes after bringing new life into the world. Ugh!
24/07/2014 at 17:22
Ha ha, Tetherdown. I'm guessing you're not really down with the Facebook generation then? [cheeky face]
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