Featured in Point Park News

A couple of weeks ago I was forwarded an email from my Thesis Chair about someone looking for quotes to be featured in an article by the Point Park News Service. The Point Park News Service is a news service is a student run media center within the School of Communication at Point Park University. Naturally [...]

By |2016-07-13T01:53:37+00:00February 22nd, 2014|Social Media, Tips, Trends, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Featured in Point Park News

Social Media for Museums

Social Media for Museums just like every other organization and business out there is it important. Below I have outlined 4 reasons for why it is important and some tactics museums should consider. Importance for Museums & Social Media Social Media is a reputation builder. The more reputable your museum is the more likely people [...]

By |2014-02-06T00:51:15+00:00February 6th, 2014|Social Media, Tips, Trends|Comments Off on Social Media for Museums

Library 2.0 Network

While research social media for libraries I came across a great networking site for libraries. The website is called Library 2.0 - the future of libraries in the digital age. This web portal is built like a wiki where you have your own space to post items. Along with the wiki ability the website offers the [...]

By |2014-01-14T01:20:38+00:00January 10th, 2014|Libraries, Social Media|Comments Off on Library 2.0 Network

Do you work for a library? Here are some tips for 2014

An article I read recently from the New Jersey State Library provided some great tips public libraries should definitely consider. In the article they provide 7 tips or resolutions (as they call them) for social media. The 7 resolutions are as follows. 1. Measure more. Marketing programs that are tracked and measured against a goal [...]

By |2014-01-13T08:04:07+00:00January 5th, 2014|Libraries, Social Media, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Do you work for a library? Here are some tips for 2014

VIDEO: Community Relations 2.0: Social Media in Libraries

Check out this online Google+ Hangout Presentation of Social Media in Libraries. Here are the key highlights I took from this presentation. Social media accounts Mentioned in presentation Cincinnati Library - Facebook | Twitter Chicago Library - Facebook | Twitter Multnomah County Library - Facebook | Twitter Douglas County Library - Facebook | Twitter    Twitter Tips: Authors are active on Twitter and [...]

By |2014-01-14T00:46:37+00:00January 1st, 2014|Libraries, Social Media|Comments Off on VIDEO: Community Relations 2.0: Social Media in Libraries