Tag Archives: tweets

Hitting the right note

Tonight is the annual assault on the ears that is the Eurovision song contest. I can’t say it is something I look forward to, it isn’t. If it didn’t happen it wouldn’t mean anything to me and I definitely don’t … Continue reading

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New people and new ideas

I used to think that I was a person who preferred my own company and I didn’t need to spend lots of time with others. Nowadays the situation has definitely changed. I actually relish meeting new people and learning about … Continue reading

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Social on demand or request

We are in the first day of a four day long weekend. This means time to relax and recover from the challenges of work. It also means time to focus on what we enjoy doing or taking a short break. … Continue reading

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A Farewell to Friends Reunited

The news today was that the social media site Friends Reunited is set to close soon after it appeared to be left behind by the technology developments. It is a little sad to think that after 16 years it will … Continue reading

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Keeping the Twitter USP

I have found Twitter a great way to get short, quick updates on news and events. Continue reading

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Social media for any age

Recently I had the pleasure of running a workshop for some community groups. The aim of the event was to help them to understand how social media, and in particular Twitter, could be used to support their work. I had … Continue reading

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Twenty four hours: incidents, challenges and a dose of commitment

It is four years since the first #GMP24 took place. Back in 2010 it was the method of providing details of every call received by Greater Manchester Police that took the spotlight. It was among the first times that Twitter … Continue reading

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