Filed under Social Media

What does social networking mean to you?

                    Per a recent post by Bill Dorman (see here), I was inspired to explore my own thoughts about social networking and its function in my professional, academic and personal life. With respect to my professional and academic careers, it is mandatory that I have a … Continue reading

LinkedIn Workshop Debrief – Part I

Social Media + Online Presence Workshop: LinkedIn View more presentations from Kine_Camara Almost two weeks ago now, I facilitated a Social Media and Online Presence Workshop focusing on LinkedIn along side co-coordinator and WWU student Teila Evans (see her guest blog post here). It was a great experience and I wanted to share some top … Continue reading

May I Have Your Password?

This past March, Facebook released this post, which announced the increase of employers asking potential employees to reveal their Facebook passwords and login information during an interview. Facebook Chief Privacy Officer, Erin Egan, advised Facebook users to protect their login information and not to give it so freely under these conditions. For some fields, specifically … Continue reading

Genius Spot: Instagram, finally.

The photo-sharing app Instagram was released for Android this week. I have an Android phone and Instagram was basically the main reason why I wanted an iPhone; I can tell you that I am ecstatic to have access to the app. What is so awesome about Instagram? Well, it combines three items: life experience, fancy … Continue reading

Genius Spot: Hootsuite

This past week I began working as social media coordinator for the Tech Tonic 2012 and Digital Media Forum happening on the Western Washington University campus April 11. Being that the Student Tech Center has multiple accounts to post to, I began using Hootsuite as a platform to post on both Facebook and Twitter. I … Continue reading

Advice from #WWUPopMIC

Yesterday, I attended the 3rd annual Pop Music Industry Conference at Western Washington University (#WWUPopMIC). It was an absolutely amazing experience – the panelists were well-prepared and did a great job of explaining the ins and outs of the industry. Below are prominent quotes and pieces of advice from the panels I attended. Special thanks … Continue reading