Happy Holidays, Social Media Style

July 19, 2018 No Comments

Happy Holidays, Social Media Style Happy Holidays! Oh, I do so wish I had written this. It says so much more about Social Media than most can say, and it does it in a breezy, easy to understand style. The main idea behind this rather detailed video consists of a retelling of the Nativity Story. The video […]

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When NOT to Post on Social Media Platforms

July 19, 2018 No Comments

When NOT to Post on Social Media Platforms When NOT to Post on Social Media Platforms? Timing, as you might expect, is everything when it comes to posting on social media platforms. After all, if you, say, tweet when your audience is sleeping, they won’t see your tweet. It’ll be lost in the mountain of […]

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Facebook versus Forums

July 19, 2018 1 Comment

Facebook versus Forums What hath Facebook wrought? Facebook versus Forums smackdown! Facebook, as anyone not living on a desert island knows, is a juggernaut of massive proportions. It is the 800 pound gorilla of the Internet. And it is rapidly changing our interpersonal interactions, both on and offline. So one of those areas is in the […]

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Google+ Tips to Quickly Boost Results

July 19, 2018 No Comments

Google+ Tips to Quickly Boost Results Tips to Quickly Boost Results. Rebekah Radice of Canva offers some great ideas for how to improve your engagement on Google+, a social platform that even a lot of experienced social media managers can find rather confusing and daunting, and hard to break into. Images It should come as […]

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Community Management Tidbits – Snakes in the Garden

July 19, 2018 1 Comment

A continuing primer on Community Management. This post focuses on spammers and forum trolls.

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Wattpad gets into the Digital Publishing Game

July 19, 2018 No Comments

Wattpad gets into the Digital Publishing Game GoodEReader reports in 2014 that Wattpad, the giant free stories platform, is entering the digital publishing business. In early May of 2014, it was reported that Wattpad had decided to e-publish two of its most famous stories. My Wattpad Love has over 19 million reads. A Proscriptive Relationship […]

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Quinnipiac Assignment 01 – ICM501 – Ratings and Recommender Systems

July 19, 2018 No Comments

Ratings and Recommender Systems Unlike the offline world, the Internet is chock full of ratings and recommender systems. Why? Because metrics are everywhere. On YouTube, you know how many people watched a video, and who made it to the end. On WordPress, you know where your readers came from. On Facebook, you are constantly being […]

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Quinnipiac Assignment #12 ICM524 – Final Project (Journalism)

July 19, 2018 1 Comment

Should Journalism Be Data Driven? For my final project for Quinnipiac University’s Social Media Analytics class, I created a short presentation about journalism and data. This video is available on YouTube. My essential question was whether data and story popularity should be drivers for journalistic choices. Those choices are everything from what to put on […]

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Companies to Pay $1M for Facebook Video Ads

July 19, 2018 2 Comments

Companies to Pay $1M for Facebook Video Ads Facebook Video Ads. According to Boston.com,  companies interested in creating video advertisements on Facebook will need to not only pay about a million dollars per day, they will also have to pass Facebook’s creative team’s vetting. If Facebook is going to blast a video ad to a significant subset […]

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Quinnipiac Assignment #04 – Media Convergence

July 19, 2018 2 Comments

As media (print, television, Internet, etc.) all becomes deliverable on one piece of hardware (generally a smartphone or an iPad), and one is advertised or copied or shared on another, should our metrics and means of measuring reach, etc. on these platforms also diverge? And what does that mean for the future of measurement?

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