Monthly Archives: January 2011

This week’s Social Media Matters column (originally published January 14, 2011)

This week’s Social Media Matters column’s topics: 1) Facebook forces new profiles on users; 2) CNN uses social media to seek witnesses to Arizona mass-shooting; 3) Social media to be used in Canadian pardon applicant investigations; 4) Facebook rumours abound; 5) Tweet gets British soccer player in hot water. Continue Reading

Happy New Year!

If you add value to others’ lives, businesses and networks, you’ll have a successful presence in social media. You just never know who’s reading… and watching! The true value in social media lies in genuine relationships. In 2011, commit to growing these relationships. The number of friends you have on Facebook means nothing if you don’t know them and never interact with them. Be genuine. Share. Be helpful. Add value. Continue Reading