July 23, 2013
Social Media Links (LEAD Presentation 7/23/13)
Links for the presentation on Social Media and Information for the Ross School of Business LEAD program on 7/23/13 by Corey Seeman.
Social Media Resources:Kresge Library Guide to Social Media
Overview of Social Media:
Use Kresge Resources from links above
Pew - Coming and Going on Facebook (2013)
Why people leave facebook - Huge amount of abandonment in Social Media.
Findability - a flickr story:Corey's Photostream
Their use in the world....
World's Most Delayed Airports (#8 - DFW)
NOTE: An illustrated list compiled by some organization which uses pictures you found...NOT NEWS...
How to get out there? It is all about tagging. Making things findable
- Connect diverse communities
- Share news
- Solicit help
- Report new kittens or adoptions
- Report sad news
- Share pictures
Previously, this could be done with a newsletter. Vastly improve the ability to share news more quickly.
Why join twitter -
Dalai Lama @DalaiLama 8 Jul
When you concern yourself with others, you naturally develop a sense of self-confidence. To help others takes courage and inner strength.
See also eMarketer
News and Social MediaTrending stories on twitter - one way I find out about news as it is breaking. I balance the speed with the decreased reliability and accuracy.
Yesterday's big stories:
- Dennis Farina Died - Around 1:20pm via twitter
- OSU football RB Carol Hyde dismissed
- Ryan Braun
Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crashing on landing at SFO (July 6, 2013). Twitter was way ahead of convention media
Tweet by author Neil Gaiman: “Neil Gaiman @neilhimself 6 Jul
They still haven't officially told us on this plane why we aren't flying to sfo. But we have told each other. Thank you twitter.”
Not all is good...
One Comeback They Could Skip (Celebrity deaths announced via twitter)
Potentially More Harm Than Help
Think of a young Justin Beiber...
Johnny Manziel and his twitter quote
Manziel Tweeted, "(Expletive) like tonight is a reason why I can't wait to leave College Station.... Whenever it may be"
Rachel Ryan - “Employers will check facebook before offering you a job”
Mashable - 10 People Who Lost Jobs Over Social Media
-"Someone hacked my account"
-"Delete the tweet" (almost always draws more reaction and attention)
How to Thrive on Social Media as an Individual or Organization
1. Don’t Tweet Your Junk
2. Don’t Be Boring
3. Seriously, Don’t Tweet Your Junk
4. Don’t Be Weird
5. Highlight Your Superpowers (but set limitations)
Squirrel Pancake last week during Art Fair
Posted by cseeman at July 23, 2013 07:34 AM