Getting More Per Tweet

Getting More Per Tweet

Those of us who regularly live tweet from conferences and other events received some welcome news last week. ¬†Twitter announced they will be making changes to the platform that will enable us to get more into each tweet. ¬†The full list of changes includes:  ...
Amplifying Bath Folk Festival

Amplifying Bath Folk Festival

Can a music festival be amplified? Is there an online conversation to be shared and captured, or should all social media posts be about promotion?   This year I have the honour of chairing the committee responsible for delivering Bath Folk Festival. A somewhat...
Can Snapchat Help to Amplify an Event?

Can Snapchat Help to Amplify an Event?

Snapchat has 100 million daily users, who post a combined 9,000 snaps per second (Source: DMR). But can it help to amplify an event? Amplifying NOT Marketing   This post will not tell you how to promote your event using Snapchat. There are plenty of informative...

Know Your Audience

No event organiser would plan a conference or workshop without understanding the needs of their audience. The same should be true when integrating social media into your event experience. If you want to use social media to amplify the conversation around your event,...