Category Archives: Managing Social Media

The church and the phone and the lights


By Wednesday, the water had subsided enough so that we could go out. At first I thought one of us had spilled some kind of bleach or kerosene in the apartment; but it was the whole street. The water had … Continue reading

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Pinterest: Evil? Or just really evil?


Just kidding. My brief venture onto it has already had me dealing with people who really really don’t like pit bulls, which in my Facebook bubble, I was able to basically ignore. Not. Good.  More on that later. Source: flickr.com … Continue reading

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Jeremy Lin: awesome since, at least, the 6th grade


While it is scary easy to stay stuck in your own little digital echo chamber, the lovely Jeremy Lin took the Twittersphere by storm. Soon, we will know what too much about him. But so far, what we know about … Continue reading

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What is Facebook good for? Helping to find a missing child; a Fort Hood story with a happy ending


I happen to subscribe to the official Facebook page of Fort Hood (TX) because my husband sometimes teaches there..I am on the East Coast. He had a fantastic experience there, made friends, and learned a lot himself. I check in … Continue reading

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Words of wisdom from Ted Turner


Thanks, Mashable and 92nd Street Y,  for hosting the Social Good Summit. Lots of amazing people, lots of good work being done, and finally, Ted Turner, speaking truth to power.  First, for calling tweeters “Twinklers.”  Much better name. And then … Continue reading

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Managing those 140 characters. Catfish, the social media movie with at least one girl in it


This list of Twitter management tools is probably 100 times 140 at least, but it looks ubercomprehensive.  When NewTwitter finally takes over (and why do I keep wanting to say New Coke), wonder what will stand and what will fall. … Continue reading

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