Tag Archives: twitter

Purley 2.0 – Home of the Croydon #twestival

In case you didn’t know already, March 24th is going to be date of Twestival 2011. Twestival® (or Twitter Festival) uses social media for social good by connecting communities offline on a single day to highlight a great cause and have … Continue reading

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Purley 2.0 Tweet-up – THANK YOU!

Thank you for making this happen: @Oliverjlewis – Thank you for catching the vision and wanting to take it to the next level – can’t wait to rebrand the fine town of Croydon with you! @Timothygodfrey – Thank you for … Continue reading

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#140exegesis Question 5

Below is question five of my Twitter game – #140exegesis. The rules are here. As always, I’d love to hear from people who aren’t on Twitter so please feel free to answer in the the comments box below!

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Your website is the cake, social media are the crumbs

These days, with all the focus  being on having an active and robust social media presence, it’s easy forget the importance of your blog/website and its relationship to your social platforms. A company I saw recently had some brilliant engagement … Continue reading

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How to generate leads with Twitter Advanced search

The great thing about social media is that you can know what people are saying about you and your product at any given time. Scott Gould describes it as “trackable Word of Mouth”. This is useful for businesses and marketers … Continue reading

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The Dark side of the Tweet

I’m a BIG FAN Croydon. The people and places in my local borough are all very dear to my heart and it is a robust, effervescent community. However, it would be incredibly remiss of me to downplay Croydon’s seedy underbelly. Croydon is one of the … Continue reading

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Your most compelling content is your testimony

Last week, during the Social Media for Social Change conference held at All Souls Langham Place one comment in particular stuck with me: Churches need to create quality content To which which my exact immediate thoughts were: Which seems harsh, but I think … Continue reading

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