Social Media Moms

Follow Friday

1 Comment 28 August 2009

I love the idea behind Twitter’s #FollowFriday. Introducing one friend to other friends feels natural, like attending a party where you know everyone and bringing a friend around to meet everyone. The problem on Twitter is that the idea isn’t always the same as the implementation. Receiving a list of people without any description doesn’t [...]

Continue Reading

Social Media Moms

Duh, Social Media is about People

5 Comments 05 August 2009

Lately I've been too caught up in the whys and hows of social networking that I lost track of what makes social media so much fun.

Continue Reading

Internet

Celebrating Apollo 11′s 40th Anniversary Online

No Comments 23 July 2009

Since I home school our two boys, I’m always on the lookout for fun educational activities. That’s why, when I saw this tweet by Queen of Spain, I had to check it out. Unfortunately, the boys weren’t nearly as impressed as I was at first, watching the preparations in real time is a little slow [...]

Continue Reading
Avoiding Twitter Spammers

Twitter

Avoiding Twitter Spammers

8 Comments 01 July 2009

It is a well-known and much lamented fact that twitter attracts spammers. When I first joined twitter, it felt like a small town. Perhaps everyone didn't know everyone else, but at most people were one or two degrees removed.

Continue Reading
Dear Twitter, Please Fix Your @s

Social Media Moms, Twitter

Dear Twitter, Please Fix Your @s

8 Comments 25 June 2009

Once upon a time, twitter had no @s. If you wanted someone in particular to see your tweet, you used their name and hoped they’d catch it. Then people started using @ in front of the name so others would know who the tweet was directed to. Twitter saw it, and thought it was good. [...]

Continue Reading

Social Media Moms, Twitter

Thoughts on Attending the First Social Media Breakfast - Tech Valley

4 Comments 22 June 2009

There's something about matching a name to the actual person, shaking a hand, or giving a hug to a friend you've never met before that makes relationships Velveteen Rabbit real.

Continue Reading

FrumChat

Twitter

© 2012 Social Media Mom.