Posts Tagged ‘Social Media Tools’

Social media for journalists – resources and guides

Posted on: September 12th, 2011

The first Australian newspaper to employ a social media editor is the Herald Sun, and her name is Isabelle Oderberg, in case you didn’t know!  It’s her job to improve the newspaper’s use of social media and to help journalists boost their own social media profiles, as reported in the Australian today.  Also mentioned was Read more…

Social media map

Posted on: August 16th, 2011

It’s not easy navigating through the social media landscape.  It’s a big, busy place, much like the Tokyo subway. To help with general way-finding, the awesome folks at Overdrive Interactive in the States have just released this little gem.  It’s a succinct, high-level look at the main social media tools and websites and where they Read more…

9 great web tools

Posted on: April 9th, 2010

Most of these tools I learnt about while attending a social media conference called ConnectNow this week; a couple I’ve been saving for a post like this. What’s one handy web tool you use at work? 1. Spark A mapping tool that uses GoogleMaps technology to create, define, and manage collections of geographically located data sets. Once a collection Read more…

New knowledge for PR professionals: how much do you know?

Posted on: July 16th, 2009

“I’m supposed to be on top of what’s new in tech, but there’s just too much, too fast; it’s like drinking from a fire hose” I like this quote a lot.  American tech columnist, David Pogue, said this and it’s sometimes how I feel trying to keep up with social media. Today’s PR professional needs to be on Read more…

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