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Social Media Matters: Local ballet star loves disco, too!

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 Metro section Local ballet star loves disco, too! Irish-born Leigh Alderson, 26, one of Moncton-based Atlantic Ballet Theatre of Canada’s star dancers, is a man of many talents. Not only can he — along with his other Atlantic Ballet Theatre dancingContinue Reading

Social Media Matters: French government bans word “hashtag”

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 Metro section French government bans word “hashtag” In an attempt to move social media terms away from English in the predominantly French-speaking country, France is moving to ban the term “hashtag” in certain areas, including government and legislation. (I can’t imagineContinue Reading

Social Media Matters: Are distraught Bieber fans hurting themselves?

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Jan. 11, 2013 Metro section Are distraught Bieber fans hurting themselves? Photos allegedly showing pop star Justin Bieber smoking marijuana surfaced online several days ago. Some of his most ardent (or should I say “obsessed”) fans were so upset that reports claim that manyContinue Reading

Social Media Matters: Stay busy with online puzzles

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Jan. 4, 2013 Metro section Stay busy with online puzzles In the past few weeks, I’ve been listing some of the top websites in the world in a variety of categories. There are so many that I think I’ll feature a couple of categoriesContinue Reading

Social Media Matters: Google continues to dominate online

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Dec. 21, 2012 Metro section Google continues to dominate online If you’re wondering which website is the most popular in the world, Google continues its rank in the top spot, according to Alexa.com. Here are the top 10 current websites globally, in Canada, andContinue Reading