Make no mistake about it, being stuck in the middle of a social media crisis is no joke. One misplaced comment, one ill-advised product launch, one badly-timed or insensitive message can potentially derail years of hard work on building a brand or individua...
This week, Twitter annouced that it was looking into offering users a more 'curated', algorithmically-sourced newsfeed to it's users - whether they like it or not. As a business, that's their prerogative, but I have to say that it's a mis-step from them in ...
Image from Hellebardius on Flickr (CC) One of the things that I’ve always tried to get across to people when helping them get to grips with social media is how personal the medium can be. Think about it. Think about how personal your social media profile is...
‘It’s a bit more nuanced than that’ This is becoming my favourite phrases of late. Why is that? Working as I do as a social media manager, I spend most hours of the day either on social networks of all shapes and sizes. I think that social media taken as a ...
- TSL EducationSocial Media Manager, present
- GMG RadioCommunities Editor, 2010 - 2013
- Ministry of SoundSocial Media/Content Coordinator, 2009 - 2010
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- Muze EuropeEditorial Assistant, 2004 - 2008
Jobbing Social Media Manager, Southampton fan. These views are my own, obviously!
Happy, done quite a bit, living in London.
I'm not an expert, I don't believe in bullshit, and I don't really like buzzwords. My blog is somewhere I let off steam and try de-code and de-mystify some of the rubbish that you can hear flying around about Social Media.
I don't believe in making social media and technology complicated.
- University of SurreyMedia Production, 2000 - 2003
Social media cheat sheet (2014) – super speedy, all you needy | The Pink...
Super speedy, all you needy, social media cheat sheet. Everything you need to know about branding your social media channels.
England name Luke Shaw and Jermain Defoe in squad for Denmark friendly
• Southampton left-back given chance to stake claim • Raheem Sterling rewarded for Liverpool form • Defoe to join Toronto FC on Friday
Southampton have José Fonte to thank for narrow victory over Hull City
José Fonte scored the only goal, given by goalline technology, as Southampton travelled to Hull City and won 1-0 in a hotly contested match
Gory images fail to deter young smokers - Today's news, tomorrow's lesso...
Graphic images of diseased lungs and heart surgery on cigarette packets have little impact on teenagers who have already taken up smoking, a
George Orwell, "Politics and the English Language," 1946
George Orwell, "Politics and the English Language," 1946. Most people who bother with the matter at all would admit that the English languag
Gender stereotyping is unhelpful and counter-productive – whoever's doin...
Deborah Orr: Assuming that men are not responsible for their actions harms them just as much as it harms women
Elementary school teaching in Canada - TES Connect
École Primaire, free lesson plans for Elementary and Middle school teachers including teaching activities and strategies for Grade 1 to 8