#RoyalBaby & other related hashtags have become a trending topic on Twitter & other social media with the birth of a Baby boy for Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Birth of baby, weighing 8lbs 6oz, was announced by Kensington Palace at 8.30pm.The Duke of Cambridge was by Kate’s side overnight.
The Guardian newspaper had a home page button with Republican & Royalist to see more or less of the Royal baby news. Archbishop Of Canterbury also tweeted congratulating the new parents. Many twitter accounts also made parody of the global coverage & media’s fascination.
Several brands also took to twitter to celebrate the birth. Some of them include Nintendo of America, Oreo, Coco-Cola, Starbucks of UK, Delta airlines, Charmin & others. Some of it is funny, humorous & interesting. Most of the brands used #RoyalBaby as a hashtag in their message.
Telegraph even set up a webcam outside the hospital to view the live streaming from Lindo Wing & can be viewed here.