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Launch of the “Best by West Midlands 2013: A White... Tickets, West Bromwich

Please enter a quantity of 1 or more. The quantity you chose exceeds the quantity available. Please enter your name. Please enter an email address. Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your message or comments. Please enter the code as shown on the image. Please select the date you would like to attend. Please enter a valid email address in the To: field. Please enter a subject for your message. Please enter a message. You can only send this invitations to 10 email addresses at a time. Twitter: autoposting, shortlinks, hastags and mentions. Following on from my previous blog post on corporate social media use, here are a few tips to writing good messages on Twitter (or tweets).

Twitter: autoposting, shortlinks, hastags and mentions

A similar post about Facebook will follow. No Autopost If you have blog, it may be tempting to set up autoposting. This means the site automatically spits out a tweet (if you connect your account) with the blog post title and the link. No hiding place. Continuing with the Likely Lads theme from my earlier pos t one of the most famous episodes is a great example of how much technology has changed our lives in a single generation.

No hiding place

No hiding place was filmed roundabout the year I was born (1976) and the lads set out to avoid finding out the score of an England game, so they can watch the TV highlights later that night. Hypnotist plans to put Facebookers in trance - Online, Media - T. Chris Hughes has signed up more than 6,000 people for the stunt being run through social networking sites Facebook and Twitter.

Hypnotist plans to put Facebookers in trance - Online, Media - T

Mr Hughes, 34, said: "It started when someone suggested we do a mass hypnosis. "Nobody has ever tried this before on such a mass scale.


Rage Against the X Factor and AT&T: The rise of one-click protes. Facebook more than doubled its number of users this year. A live world premiere of a Shakira video took place exclusively on Facebook but drew less than 100,000 viewers.

Facebook more than doubled its number of users this year

Photograph: Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images Even by Facebook's standards, the past 12 months have been remarkable. Rock & Roll Will Never Die? It Might on Facebook. The graying of the Facebook population seems to have continued according to new stats released today by iStrategyLabs.

Rock & Roll Will Never Die? It Might on Facebook

And while one might expect more of the site's now nearly 10 million users over the age of 55 to be Neil Young fans, his "Rock N' Roll Will Never Die" refrain seems to be falling through. The listing of the term "rock and roll" as an interest is down over 60% among Facebook users in the past year. The statistics released today pertain to the 100 million U.S.

9 Tips for Enriching Your Presentations With Social Media. Olivia Mitchell is a presentation trainer and blogger.

9 Tips for Enriching Your Presentations With Social Media

Her blog has a wealth of presentation tips and she has written a free eBook, "How to Present with Twitter and Other Backchannels. " Follow her on Twitter. Pioneer presenters are using social media to engage their audience and extend the reach of their ideas. Twitter, Facebook, and numerous custom online tools allow presenters to create a backchannel for their audience's ideas and feedback. Silvio Berlusconi: Italian government threatens to block anti-Be. Redirect. Facebook employees know better than most the value of privacy.


This past summer Facebook relocated from University Avenue in Palo Alto, CA — where several buildings fan out along the downtown strip — to a new central office in Stanford Research Park. A good friend and two-year veteran of Facebook invited me to check out the new space. When I arrived, a security guard handed me a non-disclosure contract to fill out, a requirement to enter the building. “Just making sure you’re not a Twitter spy,” he said. I can therefore not describe the tour my friend gave, though photos of the new space abound on the Internet.

Facebook Connect Comes to MySpace. Facebook blocks social network 'suicide' website - Media, News -


Myspace. Twitter. Keep All Those Resolutions You Just Made: Try mySomeday. Teenagers risk death in internet strangling craze - Home News, U. In one, a group of teenagers set out clear guidelines to the practice in an "instructional video", while in several others British voices can be heard.

Teenagers risk death in internet strangling craze - Home News, U

The problem has been increasingly acknowledged in the United States, Canada and France but campaigners warn that Britain is turning a blind eye. Seesmic. Plurk. The power of social media. We All Live In Public Now. Get Used To It. Net Users Warned Of Social Networking Virus. Gravatars Can Leak Users' Email Addresses. RockYou Hack: From Bad To Worse. Earlier today news spread that social application site RockYou had suffered a data breached that resulted in the exposure of over 32 Million user accounts.

RockYou Hack: From Bad To Worse

To compound the severity of the security breach, it was found that RockYou are storing all user account data in plain text in their database, exposing all that information to attackers. RockYou have yet to inform users of the breach, and their blog is eerily silent – but the details of the security breach are going from bad to worse. The first issue is that RockYou attempted to downplay the entire incident, first by covering it up by not notifying users and then downplaying it in an official statement as being an issue that only affected ‘older’ applications. Yunait launches as a social network for bargains. [Spain] In Spain we’re struggling to recover from the recession. We’re behind our European neighbors and our unemployment rate is now 18%. A recovery is apparently coming, but in the meantime, people shuffle along, cashing unemployment checks, desperately looking for work and figuring out how to save here and there.

A number of initiatives are mushrooming to help us do this. Television programs, individual blogs, comparison shopping sites, you name it. Event Planning Online: 14 Essential Social Media Tools. 20 Tips to Define And Manage Your Social Networks [Part 1] - Flo.