Five Free Online Social Media And Public Relations Courses

Five Free Online Social Media And Public Relations Courses

Education Portal (via Lifehacker) recently featured a list of Universities offering free online university courses. Digging through the list, there...

Social Media Training Wiki Building Momentum

Social Media Training Wiki Building Momentum

In the days since my last update on the social media training wiki (on December 19), I’ve noticed a shift...

Top Ten Less Well-Known PR/Marketing Blogs

Top Ten Less Well-Known PR/Marketing Blogs

In the last few days, a couple of people twittered about clearing out their RSS feed subscriptions. This got me...

Twitter: Conversation Starter

Twitter: Conversation Starter

The Halton Catholic District School Board stirred up controversy this week when it banned Phillip Pullman’s fantasy book "The Golden...

How Not To Deal With The Media

How Not To Deal With The Media

Newfoundland paper ‘The Telegram‘ recently published an article detailing an email trail between Newfoundland journalist Craig Westcott and Elizabeth Matthews,...

Social Media Training Wiki: An Update

Social Media Training Wiki: An Update

Just over a month ago I threw out a challenge to the online PR community: […] As a community, let’s...

3 Reasons Why Live-Blogging (And Twittering) Is A Good Thing

3 Reasons Why Live-Blogging (And Twittering) Is A Good Thing

I just want to take a few moments to give my thoughts on a debate that has bounced around a...

Loss Of Control Is A Myth

Loss Of Control Is A Myth

I often see "loss of control of the message" cited as a barrier to entry into social media for companies....

Spokeo – Cool or Creepy?

Spokeo – Cool or Creepy?

Spokeo (www.spokeo.com) is a very interesting new tool that allows you to track your contacts’ activities over 30-plus different social...

Canadian ISP Rogers Hijacking Web Pages

Canadian ISP Rogers Hijacking Web Pages

Rogers stirred up a storm this week with revelations that it is splicing its content into other companies’ webpages. All...