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Pop Culture, Social Media

@BravoTV makes my day!

Many of you know I have a ridiculous obsession with reality television, especially Bravo. I am what you might call a Raving Fan. I will watch whatever they suggest and share the love about new shows with friends! Recently, I have given Bravo some flack (ex. here) when they tried to branch into Twitter because you could tell they really didn’t know how to use the tool properly. My biggest issue is that Bravo seemed to only create a Twitter account just a few days before a big Twitter promotion and then spent the entire time talking about themselves and the event (multiple identical reminder tweets per day). My biggest issue: not sharing with the fans... thus breaking one of the cardinal rules of Twitter: It's not all about you! Read More! [...]
Online tools, Social Media

Social Media – Can it Get you the Job?

It's graduation season! Last weekend marked two years since I walked the stage in Reed Arena to take my diploma with my left hand, shake with my right, and look awkwardly in the general direction of the off-stage cameraman. I have several friends graduating soon, and I know a few are still struggling finding a job and experiencing common issues -  how to differentiate yourself from others, how to show you know what you're doing, etc. I recently Read More! [...]
Online tools, Social Media

Twitter rules of thumb … and keyboard.

CONFESSION: I am a woman obsessed. With Twitter. Ready to join the rest of the class? Photo courtesy of flickr user mallix Read More! [...]
Cat Lady, Online tools, Social Media

9 tips for starting a Twitter account for your LOLcat! >^..^<

My cat is kind of a big deal. She isn't named Victoria Beckham for nothing. She's got style, class, and grace. I wanted to find a way to share the joy that she brings me every day with my friends and family. I considered a Facebook profile, but VB is a progressive cat... and will only stand for the latest and greatest social media tools. Thus, I created for my cat her very own Twitter account: @KittenTweet. Read More! [...]