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"
Upcoming event: February 11 & March 12 See more at the Business Link Alberta site at this link : Business Link Small Business Seminars Podcasting, Blogging, Online Syndication Podcasting is part of the new social media sweeping the online marketing landscape. It’s all about communicating with a new audience using a new media and engaging […]Read more "Business Link Small Business Seminar – Blogs, Podcasting, Online Syndication"
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?"
Big news this . . . “First-year student Chris Avenir is fighting charges of academic misconduct for helping run an online chemistry study group via Facebook last term, where 146 classmates swapped tips on homework questions that counted for 10 per cent of their mark.”Why? this “…virtual study group has been slammed as cheating by […]Read more "Student could be expelled for Facebook use – huh?"
Social media will change your business. This is a long article (9 pages) in Business Week, but it’s worth the read. In summary: (quoted from the article), “Ideas circulate as fast as scandal. ….While you may be putting it off, you can bet that your competitors are exploring ways to harvest new ideas from […]Read more "Social networking for B2B and B2C"