Browsing All posts tagged under »social networking«

Getting Started on Pinterest. It’s #smchat #contentseries 9/27 1pET

September 26, 2017 by

1

Nothing sparks the interest of a creative person like a new idea, especially if there’s a visual connection. A strong image, a visual metaphor if you will, can be a powerful catalyst, a great source of inspiration. We see an image. It sparks a new thought. If we’re paying attention, great things happen. It’s true inception, […]

What’s The State Of PR And Social Media Today?

May 9, 2015 by

1

The #SMChat on Wednesday, May 13, 2015, will be a combo chat with #SoloPR! We’ve done several combo chats with them in the past, including this January 2015 chat on “Is Social Media Its Own Discipline?” We would like to make it a recurring event at least once a quarter since the social media and […]

Social Media Sweet Spot

February 9, 2015 by

2

Recently, there was a MarketingProfs article that discussed the best days and times to post content – the content “sweet spot” if you will… When you combine that with the proximity of Valentine’s Day, I started thinking about how the most popular isn’t always the best choice. Just like there were good and bad choices […]

Social Media and the Ice Bucket Challenge

August 19, 2014 by

1

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge – have you done it? By now, sports figures, business leaders, celebrities and nearly everyone I know has donated, done the challenge, been called out for it and/or un-tagged themselves from being called out for it! One of my favorite videos (by DJ Waldow, of the Living Your Passion podcast) […]

Social Media Agenda: 2014

December 17, 2013 by

3

Put down that shopping list, and dust off your crystal ball. It’s time to peer into the next 12 months, as we sort out the future of Social Media. Every week since 2009 we’ve been taking apart the micro trends. What’s happening with mobilty, customer service, marketing, and social change? Next up, this coming Wednesday, […]

Social Media: It’s All About Making Friends

August 19, 2013 by

1

This is a tough week for me – both of my “babies” are headed off to college and I’m trying to prepare myself to be an Empty Nester. The kids have spent the better part of the past week getting together with friends that they have had since elementary school (see pic at right) who […]

Are you building Social Capital? [WEDS 6/26 1pET]

June 24, 2013 by

3

Over on the sourcepov blog, I’ve just started a series on Social Capital. There I frame the concept a bit in the context of community engagement and leadership. I’ll share the definition I used there; does it resonate in the Social Change context ..? When we engage in a real way, we’re building social capital […]