Tag Archive | Twitter

Your bio – probably just as important as your content

When it comes to personal social media, you see a lot of people with really non-existent bios. Facebook is (usually) not so bad, because most of what you say is shared only between people you know, but Twitter is a very public medium. Advertisements

Social Media – Don’t link them up!

It’s long been a belief of mine that anyone who auto-post their Facebook feed to Twitter, or the opposite way around, shouldn’t be allowed on social media – particularly if you’re a business. What people want on Facebook is very different to what people want on Twitter. And that’s all fine, but I had only […]

Just how much do we rely on technology?

A couple weeks ago, my phone stopped charging. I plug it in, it says “charging”, but it doesn’t actually charge. Probably one of the least helpful things a phone can do. I have a phone waiting for me in Auckland, but I won’t be in Auckland until this Friday. As such, two weeks using a […]

Trending in New Zealand…

In Eygpt, they used Twitter in overthrowing a dictatorial president. In the US, they used Twitter to organise mass protests that became worldwide known as the Occupy Movement. In New Zealand, what do people use Twitter for?

Why I want to leave Facebook (but I won’t)

Facebook. It’s breeding a culture where it’s okay to bombard people with things they don’t want. So-and-so thinks you should use the [stupid game] app. Sure, I can just block the app, but there’s more and more people taking advantage of the people who think Facebook games are cool, which means I continually have to […]

A little bit of a back-and-forth

Here’s the full conversation on Twitter I mentioned in the last post with Perth Wildcats CEO, Nick Marvin.

Did I actually just read what I think I read?

I’ve been having a bit of a back-and-forth with Perth Wildcats CEO, Nick Marvin. I will upload the entire conversation in a bit, but there’s one tweet I want to put here before he potentially deletes it… @googleismygf @Andrew_Mulligan I think we used up all our luck last night 🙂 — Nick Marvin (@NickMarvin) April […]