Rebecca’s Book is Out Now!

By the summer of 2012 I was looking back at a few sixty4media projects and noticed that I had taken on a lighter load at the beginning of the year. The reason being that I was adding over a hundred pages to the book I published in 2010 with Eric Butow. By the fall of […]

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WordCamp Fraser Valley 2010

Cross-posted by Rebecca from Miss604.com WordCamp Fraser Valley returns for its 3rd year of talks and workshops in Surrey on November 20th, 2010. WordPress is the top blogging platform in the world however it is also used to power millions of websites that you visit each and every day. Its endless theme and plugin capabilities […]

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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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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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Business Blogging Tip: Don’t be a Robot

As a blogger (on my personal site) who is sometimes approached by other businesses, PR firms or marketers, the one thing that makes me click “delete” on an email almost instantly is the opening phrase, “Dear Sir or Madam”. Aside from using the correct pronouns you don’t want to sound like a press release, a […]

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Full posts versus summary in your RSS feeds

This is a topic that you can go circles in, but it’s one worth thinking about if you have a blog because simply put, RSS feeds are your life line. If people want to stay up to date on the latest that your blog has to offer, this is how they are going to do […]

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Social media in the world of tech and business

Rebecca was invited to the Massive Tech Show this week to be on a panel regarding social media and what it can do for businesses. The annual event takes place in downtown Vancouver, and it’s pretty tough to say no to something we have such an interest in while not having to go too far […]

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