Posts by Dave Fleet

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...

42 Top Social Media Tips And Tools

42 Top Social Media Tips And Tools

Over the last six months or so I’ve come across hundreds of useful tips and tools online. Rather than keeping...

Twitter: How Do You Find People To Follow?

Twitter: How Do You Find People To Follow?

Many people struggle with the idea of Twitter. The idea of posting 140-character updates for the world to see seems...

Facebook Applications Aren’t Always Your Friends

Facebook Applications Aren’t Always Your Friends

I came across a worrying article today at online security site Fortinet. The post (also picked up by Help Net...

PodCamp Toronto 2008 Looking For Sponsors

PodCamp Toronto 2008 Looking For Sponsors

PodCamp Toronto 2008 (Feb 23-24, 2008) is looking for sponsors! If your organization wants to position itself at the forefront...