Archive for the ‘Social Media’ category

15 Minutes of Fame – 140 Characters at a time

June 1st, 2020

“In the future everyone will be world-famous for fifteen minutes.” Andy Warhol

I have a theory on why social media is popular with kids. I think it is all about fame, or a variation of fame I call “e-fame.”

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Control Your Internet Image

June 1st, 2020

My Internet Image

Q. What is displayed when you Google your name?
A. Your Internet image.

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could control your Internet image? (here’s mine: Google, Yahoo!)

If you’re like most people, when you search for your name you see links to sites you don’t control and information about other people with the same name.

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Accountants on Twitter?

June 1st, 2020

Question – What do accountants and Twitter have in common?

     a) Nothing     b) Sales     c) Marketing     d) All of the above

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Searchable Social Media – My Tipping Point

July 12th, 2009

I find social media fascinating but I have never been a big user of it. I have always communicated with my friends by phone, email, and letters. The concept of making those conversations public via the Internet is something that never compelled me to join in.

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