Posts by Dave Fleet

Don’t Make Perfection The Enemy Of Good

Don’t Make Perfection The Enemy Of Good

Technorati Tags: social media,web 2.0,marketing

How To Use Twitter Packs — And Twitter — Successfully

How To Use Twitter Packs — And Twitter — Successfully

Twitter can be pretty intimidating. To people just starting out following few people, and with few followers of their own,...

Twitter Packs, Tweetmeme and Releasing Social Media Metrics

Twitter Packs, Tweetmeme and Releasing Social Media Metrics

Technorati Tags: tweetscan,twitter packs,metrics,social media,seesmic

How Do You Define ‘Media’ In A Crisis?

How Do You Define ‘Media’ In A Crisis?

I recently witnessed the government’s emergency management operation in action when flooding in the Ontario community of Huntsville left roughly...

Why Are You So Afraid Of Conversation?

Why Are You So Afraid Of Conversation?

A quick thought. I’m currently working my way through Joseph Jaffe‘s book ‘Join The Conversation.’ I’ve just finished Chapter 10,...

Fact-Check Before Blogging

Fact-Check Before Blogging

In the last little while I’ve seen a few worrying slip-ups in the wonderful world of the blogosphere. First up,...

Busting The Myth Of ‘Viral’ Strategies

Busting The Myth Of ‘Viral’ Strategies

"…and we’ll produce a viral video, too." I’ve heard this way too often in the last year. I cringe every...

5 Weeks To PodCamp Toronto 2008

5 Weeks To PodCamp Toronto 2008

172 attendees… (and counting!) 26 sessions… (and counting!) 5 weeks remaining. And counting. Just 35 days until PodCamp hits Toronto...

AlertMap: Cutting-Edge Emergency And Disaster Information Tool

AlertMap: Cutting-Edge Emergency And Disaster Information Tool

If you’re even remotely interested in emergency information, check out AlertMap. This disaster-focused mashup pulls together data from some 600...

YouTube As An Effective Crime-Solving Tool

YouTube As An Effective Crime-Solving Tool

Crimetube? Every so often I hear cool stories of the creative ways people use new media to solve problems. This...