Tagged: social media

Social Media: Breaking News or Fixing News?

In today’s SXSW Interactive panel, “Social Media: Breaking News or Fixing News?” AP Social Media Editor Eric Carvin succinctly summed up a new sentiment many legacy news organizations are realizing regarding social media: “Social networks need us more than we need them.” Joined by fellow panelists Allison Lichter, social media editor of the Wall Street...

Preview: Can Sports Help End a Culture of Violence?

In recent memory, we are provided several cases of domestic violence and sexual assault that have dominated sports headlines, including Ray Rice and the incidents at Florida State. As a common sports fan, I have felt that there have been many more cases like this as of recent than there were five, even ten years...

Preview: Love Letters – Building Brand & Community

If your brand or organization could benefit from having a highly engaged user base, you might want to consider putting them first. Just look at Pinterest – they’ve made this concept their company’s core value. David Rubin, head of growth at Pinterest, leads the community, marketing and brand teams who are responsible for the company’s...

Top 5 Panels for Bloggers

We live in a world where people can actually make a living by creating and managing a blog. Although many of these blogs look drastically different from when they first became popular, the basic idea is still the same. Content gets pushed out; people consume and share it. Whether you’re already an expert at running your couponing...