The Future Of Social Media – Part I: Introduction 3

I’ve been thinking quite a bit about social networking and social media over the past few weeks.  I feel like it is time to write a position paper of sorts.  I want to get my feelings about the future of the medium down on paper, in official ink.  I talked about my social networking quest ...

Find Out Who Unfriended You On Facebook 1

Find Out Who Unfriended You On Facebook
Yesterday I had 200 friends on Facebook; now I have 199.  Who unfriended me?  Was it something I said?  Did I post too much?  What could have caused them to drop me?  These are the kinds of questions we think about when we lose a friend on Facebook.  Did you know there is a way ...

The Future Of Social Media – Part IV: Let’s Be Friends

What could possibly be next?  If you look at a typical Facebook news feed or Twitter stream, the riveting information you will find is staggering.  Here are some, ahem, interesting tweets: omg I so wish I was there!!! you ever cried off some chaka khan?? Enjoying the world of fantastic food at jack’s place!!! i hardly ever ...

The Real Use For Social Media – College

Here’s a great collection of, let’s just say awkward, moments caught on Facebook.  I’m not sure how I got through college without Facebook… http://www.penn-olson.com/2009/11/16/college-humor-4-awkward-moments-on-facebook/trackback/

Buy.com Email – Not A Fan

Buy.com Email - Not A Fan
This is an article I actually hate to write.  I like shopping at Buy.com.  I have always received great service, and the prices on things I have purchased have always been greatly reduced.  Buy.com has run social networking programs in the past that I have written about.  The programs were edgy and exciting.  So, I’ve ...

Unfriend Me? 1

To friend or not to friend?  That is the question.  What’s the answer?  We all handle our social networking lives in different ways.  For some of us, Facebook and Twitter are ways to catch up with old friends, meet new people, or find a date.  For some, social networking is an extension of our business ...