Twitter Followers/Following Reset to 0

Cross-posted from Miss604.com Twitter was experiencing the effects of a bug this weekend that exploited the following/follower method (as this post on Mashable explains). This morning, as an after effect of this bug, all users have noticed their following and follower numbers have dropped right down to zero. This means the little corner store down […]

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Mainstream Goes Social for Vancouver 2010

I’ve been interviewed at least a dozen times about how social media people are covering the Olympics in Vancouver. However, I think an equally interesting story is how traditional media outlets are using social media to add to their coverage. CTV Olympics Video The official broadcaster of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games has been posting […]

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TMAC Presentation Now Online

This weekend I presented a quick “Who, What, When, Where, Why” of blogging and online branding for the Travel Media Association of Canada. The conference took place at the brand new Pinnacle Pier in North Vancouver and had a spectacular view of Vancouver from across the inlet. Unfortunately I couldn’t setup my shiny new Epson […]

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WordCamp Vancouver 2010

WordCamp is returning to Vancouver in the summer of 2010, welcoming WordPress developers, enthusiasts and bloggers once the Olympics have moved out. We have a great group of people signed on to organize so far who all want to see this event become a smashing success. It’s still very much in the planning phases so […]

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Twitter Introduces Lists

What are they? How do you use them? What might they be good for? We created a little screencast to help people get started with one of the newest features recently launched by Twitter.

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State of the Blogosphere 2009

Technorati, the authority on blog listings and ranks, has released their 2009 State of the Blogosphere. This annual report looks at household incomes of bloggers, genders, topics, measures of success and more. Here are a few interesting stats: Who are the Bloggers The “Why” of Blogging The “How” of Blogging Each part of the report […]

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Speaking Engagement: Cool Twitter Conference

I few weeks ago I was asked to take part in the Cool Twitter Conference, a global event circuit that is making its way to Vancouver this Friday, October 23rd. CBC Radio’s Steve Pratt will be the keynote and speakers include The Vancouver Sun’s Gillian Shaw, The Georgia Straight’s Stephen Hui, Adam Loving, Eric Becker, […]

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Twitter Trendsmap

To say that Twitter is huge in Vancouver is an understatement. During Vancouver Canucks hockey games the word #Canucks is often within the top ten trending topics on the service which is used by millions worldwide. Combining Vancouver and top trending topics has been a bit impossible, until now. This afternoon Mashable featured Trendsmap, a […]

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