11 articles Tag Social network

How to lose friends and infuriate people (or, one common mistake organisations make on social media)

What mistake are organisation’s making to be insufferable online?

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Show me the money

This is a post about a meandering thought on which my brain snagged over weekend, the hypothetical question of  “what would your organisation do if one of the free social media platforms they’ve invested in suddenly required you to pay to use?” I was particualarly thinking about Twitter as an example of this. Many councils and public sector agencies have invested time and resource in using the platform – some still using it as a …

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#lgovsm 18 March 2011

So, it looks like I’ve volunteered to be your host for the #lgovsm chat on 18 March 2011. It’s a temporary post while the wonderful @loulouk is being epic at LocalBySocial NorthWest. At 1pm, I’ll be hosting a one hour live conversation on Twitter and this week we’ll be talking about the essential social media tools in your localgov kit and how you discover new stuff to use. It might also be fun to see …

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