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Up Periscope

I have been looking at how people are using Periscope in the past few days. For anyone that doesn’t know what Periscope is it is a live streaming app linked to Twitter. My review of the activity on it hasn’t … Continue reading

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Post, post… er and perhaps not post again

There was an interesting discussion I noticed in a LinkedIn group about whether people were posting too much on social media. It claimed if you were losing followers then you may be over posting and effectively spamming people. I started … Continue reading

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Be part of it

There is an important event taking place today (Thursday 7 May). As I voted today it made me feel really connected and a part of society. Every day I go about my business, go to work, spend time with my … Continue reading

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Eight predictions for communication in 2015

Most people should be back at work tomorrow morning. Finally, things will be back to normal but for me I have worked through the festive period so am less stressed about Monday morning. I thought it would be a good … 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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A Twitter reality check

I have to admit to being very excited about the arrival of Twitter analytics for all. A week ago I start to look at the data that was available and wondered how much use it would be to individuals as … Continue reading

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