Today, 27 August 2013, I had the honor and pleasure of speaking with the Tryon Civitan Club about social media – where we are and how to make it work. Below are links to some sites I referred to and a copy of my notes.
Wolfram Alpha (www.wolframalpha.com) :
Wolfram|Alpha introduces a fundamentally new way to get knowledge and answers—
not by searching the web, but by doing dynamic computations based on a vast collection of built-in data, algorithms, and methods.
This is the page with the Facebook analysis: http://www.wolframalpha.com/facebook/
Infographic about Coffee from MarketPlaceMaven.com: http://www.marketplacemaven.com/blog/small-business-marketing/social-media-101/infographic-social-media-explained-with-coffee
Here are a couple of references to the Campfire story:
- http://blog.hootsuite.com/social-media-storytelling-2/ – especially the TED lecture link near the bottom of the page. If you haven’t yet discovered TED.com, I highly recommend it no matter where your interests lie. it is full of “ideas worth spreading” on hundreds of topics.
A Beginner’s Guide to Facebook Page Insights: http://mashable.com/2010/09/03/facebook-insights-guide/
This Brain Part Decides What Goes Viral on Social Media from Mashable.com.
This is a downloadable .PDF with my outline for the presentation today. Social Media for Tryon Civitan 8-27-13