Social Media and Government Panel

Sep 06, 13 Social Media and Government Panel

Posted by in Events, Social Media

Wednesday, September 18 from 6:30-8:30 PM Location: Chief DC 1900 M Street NW Washington, DC 20036 Have you ever wondered what it’s like to use social media for the government? How does a large government agency leverage social media to achieve its goals? What opportunities are there for entrepreneurs and career seekers to...

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Jobs of the Week

Aug 30, 13 Jobs of the Week

Posted by in Jobs, Social Media

We all gots to get paid. And wether you’re looking for a job to get you out of your funemployment slump, something that pays more than a stipend, or your dream job, we’ve got you covered with our newest weekly jobs board. So spruce up your cover letter and get to it. Here are a few highlights: The Non-profits: Do you...

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[Experiment] Understanding Twitter’s New Conversations Feature (Part 2)

Aug 29, 13 [Experiment] Understanding Twitter’s New Conversations Feature (Part 2)

Posted by in Social Media, Twitter

Some call it the blue line of annoyance*, others call it the worst feature on Twitter, but we call it change. Twitter’s announcement of a new conversation feature aimed at helping new users keep better track of conversations was met with fire and brimstone from the online masses yesterday. There were negative Tweets (why we...

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Twitter’s “New” In-Line Conversation Feature (Part 1)

Aug 29, 13 Twitter’s “New” In-Line Conversation Feature (Part 1)

Posted by in Social Media, Twitter

Yesterday, Twitter unveiled A New Look For Twitter Conversations: I don’t like it. Twitter already HAD the feature to view more of a conversation: when a Tweet received responses, users would be given the option to view conversation, rather than view/expand details (time and date of Tweet, in some cases original sending...

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Time to Go Back to School – Social Media Style

Aug 28, 13 Time to Go Back to School – Social Media Style

Posted by in Social Media

It’s that time of year again- kids of all ages are heading back to school and, let’s be real, you’re getting a little jealous that you can’t buy matching Lisa Frank pen sets and notebooks anymore. (Or that Trapper Keepers don’t appear to exist either. What’s up with that anyway?) Just because you’re an adult now doesn’t mean you...

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Awesome Project & Free Event: #HeinekenMurals

Aug 28, 13 Awesome Project & Free Event: #HeinekenMurals

Posted by in Social Media

Hey DC Social folks! We recently learned about the Heineken Mural Project; a city-wide street art exhibit that aims to do away with art gallery walls and give city-dwellers a uniquely curated open-air visual culture experience. So, how does this tie into social? Like all hip, new, exciting things, buzz for this project is being...

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