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Images take center stage in social media – “week2-r”

September 25, 2012

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Nothing could be more worthy of the title “Captain Obvious” than stating that pictures are the most popular article associated with social media. Brian Solis confirms this in his book “Engage” proclaiming: “Online photo sharing encourages views and interaction around images, transforming pictures into social objects” (Solis, 39). That being said, consider some examples the book cites. Flickr receives 30 […]

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Tampa Bay Rays bring Lightning to the Diamond – “week2-o”

September 24, 2012

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Lightning struck Tampa Bay’s Tropicana Field in the form of teamwork. I don’t mean the “rah rah rah” teamwork, but one of the city’s professional sports franchises acknowledging a special time for another. The Tampa Bay Lightning are all set to celebrate their 20th year in the National Hockey League, albeit while dealing with the labor dispute […]

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‘Engage’ key to Social Media success – “week1r”

September 18, 2012

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It took an abundance of time, an amplitude of research, a few gallons of coffee, 72 hours without sleep, and an excess of soul-searching but I was successfully able to uncover the key to social media’s reliquary…engage! Okay, so it’s on the cover of Brian Solis‘s book, aptly titled “Engage!” The first four chapters of […]

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Detroit Red Wings use Twitter to connect with fans on new level – “week1o”

September 13, 2012

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News travels faster than ever with today’s electronic media (Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, WordPress, etc.) and most, if not all, sports teams and athletic clubs have developed their own departments to comply. Consider it the informative supply meeting the social demand. Just the other day I was tooling around on Twitter when I came across a […]

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Digital journalism becoming the way of the future

April 24, 2012

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As electronic journalism came to be evaluated for its cost effectiveness, the network world began breaking up. ~Roger Mudd A lot of work goes into production in every facet of media. Newspapers, television news and magazines are all going the way of digital journalism and it’s a brave new world to explore. Media emphasizes current events, […]

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