I created a short video about social media and digital storytelling. This is my first video, so I am still learning, but I think you might find it informative nonetheless. Advertisements

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In previous posts, I mentioned that I like Harvard Business Review blog and a Google Alert (“Social Media”, News) as some of my favourite sources for gathering social media news. Nonetheless, I can’t resist a few honourable mentions for some other great sources: CBC’s “Under the Influence” Six Pixels of Separation Beth’s Blog Brass Tack […]

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I like the results of the Goolge Alert: “Social Media”, News This Alert produces a large number of diverse social media news items every day. Its fundamental value is that it provides me with an overview about what is going on in the industry. The articles can run the gamut from financial news such as […]

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I am too beautiful to be legal?

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If you are not a hard-core zombie movie lover, this movie might not be for you. If you are a hard-core zombie movie lover than you will find this one fun. First of all, there is something visceral about the idea ghost towns. Ghost towns (where everybody leaves and leaves their toys and stuff around) […]

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For managing social media updates, and for Social Media trend listening/monitoring, I like to use HootSuite.  I monitor my Twitter, Face Book, LinkedIn activity and my wordpress blog using HootSuite.  You can also monitor searches, keywords (Hashtags) and lists on various platforms using HootSuite. The only social media platform that I use, that is not […]

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I like the Harvard Business Review as a source of news for my professional development. In particular I like the blogs on the Harvard Business Review. The Harvard Business Review has content about business in general and a healthy dose of social media-related articles. The blog post African lessons for the city-state of Facebook, talks […]

For social media trend listening and monitoring, I like to use Google Reader. With Google Reader, you can: organize RSS feeds into folders; quickly and easily delete articles with the wonderful  “Mark all as read” options; “star” articles to read later on; manage large quantities of articles (Google Reader provides articles as headlines in a […]

Sprite lightning is a secret fascination of mine. I had never heard of sprite lightning until relatively recently. You might enjoy looking it up.

Today, I went to Pinterest for the first time. I created a board called scary movies. Pinterest is completely addictive. I have barely gotten started on my scary movie board. The first movie I put in was the original version of The Exorcist.