Archive for April, 2011

How to support your self-appointed social media evangelists

Posted on: April 26th, 2011 by Fransgaard The issue of employees using corporate social media channels badly/wrongly has been addressed… but what about the other way around?

People on Twitter don’t care what you had for breakfast… or do they?

Posted on: April 19th, 2011 by Fransgaard They all seem to be unified in a common attempt to streamline Twitter into this utopian news/ learning/ self-promoting/ marketing tool... but is that actually how ordinary people use Twitter?

Why you will NEVER get a job in social media

Posted on: April 15th, 2011 by Fransgaard Think of social media skills as a second language and imagine social media industry as a foreign country.

Conversation piece: What if Twitter hash tags were icons?

Posted on: April 12th, 2011 by Fransgaard What if Twitter hash tags transformed themselves into related icons if one was available? What would that mean for in-tweet hash tags? What would it mean for the 140 character limit? What would it mean for the user experience?…

To do or not to do: Manually updating non-tweeting colleagues

Posted on: April 11th, 2011 by Fransgaard Is it my responsibility to keep colleagues who are falling behind uptodate?

Etiquette for retweeting

Posted on: April 4th, 2011 by Fransgaard My tips to Tweeting in a polite manner.