It’s pretty widely known that celebrities have taken to Twitter to directly communicate with the masses. Continue reading
Jeff Sweat, editor-in-chief of the Yahoo! Advertising Blog, recently interviewed Porter Gale, VP of marketing at Virgin America, about their social media strategy. According to Sweat, Virgin America is one of the companies out there who are “getting social media right.” Continue reading
Baseball games are a big part of American culture. We are used to having hot dog vendors and “beer guys” walking up and down the aisles shouting to us. Now picture this: instead of hearing those shouts, what if you could tweet your order and have it brought to you when you want it? Continue reading
I thought today would be a fitting time to discuss political campaigns. When you think of social media and politics, there is one campaign that floats to the top. Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign was one that changed political campaigns by being the first to really embrace the web. Continue reading
This week I came across a blog, called “Social Media in Social Work,” written by a social worker in the UK. The blog post talks about the authors experience with blogging over the past three years and how it has helped him grow as a practitioner, and also gives guidelines to those interested in taking up blogging. Check out the post here and visit the blog for more details on the blogger.