If you were finally getting around to setting up a profile on Facebook so you can be part of the latest new web crew, forget it. All the cool kids have moved to Twitter! Of course I’m being a little sarcastic . Facebook and blogs and podcasts are still going strong. It’s just that Twitter is growing in leaps […]Read more "All the twitters go tweet, tweet, tweet!"
Who manages your online presence? Things like your website, blog updates, podcasts, Facebook group, what others say about you out on the web, sends out Tweets on Twitter and the list can go on and on. Do you have someone who has a full-time job doing this or is it a task included in someones job […]Read more "Online community manager – a real job?"
Walter Schwabe, a social media strategist in Edmonton has put out a challenge to the global online web community through a Facebook group to promote donations to local food-banks. The goal is to post one million photos of one million food-bank donations before the end of 2009. Go to http://www.facebook.com/ and search for “fusedlogic Food […]Read more "Facebook Foodbank challenge"
The Vatican is now publishing videos on YouTube at http://ca.youtube.com/vatican. According to Pope Benedict XVI, the internet is a “new way to speak of God”. The videos are available in four languages. Considering that there are millions of people practicing the Catholic religion across the globe this is a great communication method for the Vatican. It is also […]Read more "The Pope has a YouTube channel and you can too!"
Cable or satellite TV? On your computer via the internet? Both? According to a poll conducted by newteevee.com, the internet was the top choice of respondents who took part in this event. I was able to catch a little bit of both, mostly web via the CNN & Facebook feed which reported millions of connections or […]Read more "How did you watch Obama’s inauguration?"
I’ve always wanted to make a Tee shirt with a ‘go google yourself’ logo but I’m worried about being sued. Or punched in the nose. What exactly does it mean to ‘google yourself’ anyway? Google is the leading search engine on the interwebs and moved from being a corporate name and trademark to become a […]Read more "Go google yourself!"
President-elect Obama has been urged by security advisors and government lawyers to abandon his Blackberry and email use when he starts his new job. Considering how he skillfully used web technologies in his campaign and the plans he has to grow his country’s technology infrastructure, it’s hard to imagine him taking a step back in time and […]Read more "Will Obama kick his crackberry habit?"