The voters of Senate 6 have spoken. After a grueling election that spurred extreme negative politics, they came out in greater numbers than anticipated to make their choice.
Google Plus will soon allow people to use pseudonyms after being incredibly strict about user identities needing to be real. This is good news to me, because that means the real Winston Churchill was indeed following me on Google Plus the whole time! … And now, on to the Digital Influence Weekly! A few years […]
We’ve all experienced the dreaded phone pitch – you muster up the courage to call a reporter only to get told that you need to email them your pitch. So why pitch a reporter via phone in the first place? Well, for a few reasons: it gives you a chance to show how passionate you […]
While the news media’s wall-to-wall coverage during Hurricane Irene in late August drew criticism, the one place with truly up-to-the-minute coverage during the disaster was the social networking platform Twitter. During the storm, I had several family members and friends in the hurricane’s path. After falling victim to the sometimes sensationalized TV coverage, I found myself […]
We all know tablets are quickly becoming a valuable resource in this mobile-driven world. What I find amazing is all the different applications and uses that are emerging for this technology. Mashable recently posted this article about how tablets are changing the way we search and discover the web. Browsing is becoming an interactive experience, much […]
As I’m sure you’ve heard by now, Steve Jobs passed away this week. While there are many sites, videos and blog posts talking about his accomplishments, those who loved him and admired him were able to sum up their feelings on the homepage of Apple.com. The file name for the image of Mr. Jobs is […]
Nearly everyone knows someone who has been affected by breast cancer in some way. This year, in an effort to vamp up Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October), different organizations have taken to social media to get as many people involved in the cause as possible. Thebreastcancersite.com is spreading the word about its new “click […]