International Olympics Committee

What is it and why are your Olympic Rio 2016 tweets being deleted quickly

According to Twitter, it's not as straight forward as you might think.


You can get in trouble for posting anything which is a breach of copyright

This includes videos, photos, logos and phrases which any company, in this case the International Olympics Committee's (IOC), has registered.

The rules around the Olympics are more strict for companies as they arerestricted from even using the hashtag #Rio2016 to affiliate themselves with the games.