Cyber Monday Giveaway with Future Shop

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Happy Cyber Monday everyone! We’ve got a Cyber Monday giveaway from our good friends at Future Shop. This contest runs until tomorrow, Tuesday December 2nd. The winner gets a 50 dollar gift card. It is open to our Canadian followers only. Head on over to our Facebook page and like us on Facebook or follow […]

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Top 10 trending hashtags for #Sochi2014 include #WeAreWinter and #GoTeamUSA

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Hashtracking Inc. is pleased to share live data on hundreds of Olympic-related hashtags that the company has been tracking since the start of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. Several trends have emerged since the start of the Games. These include: Hashtag Hijacking: Hashtracking is following McDonalds hijacked #CheersToSochi Hashtag as well as the […]

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Will the bird take flight? Can the IOC limit Social Media usage at London 2012?

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Prior to the Olympics getting under way last week The Globe and Mail reported some interesting findings on how the International Olympic Committee (IOC) plans to manage athletes use of social media at the games in London this year. Thinking back to Vancouver 2010 I don’t remember the same type of concern by the IOC […]

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TELUS Optik TV poised to gain even more ‘followers’ with Twitter on Optik TV

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TELUS is giving Canadians in British Columbia, Alberta and Eastern Quebec something to “Tweet” about with a free Twitter app on its Optik TV service. The Twitter app is designed to provide Optik TV viewers with convenient access to Twitter features and content without missing a moment of their favourite TV show. This must-have app […]

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To Tweet or not to Tweet; That is the Strategic Question

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Today we welcome Della Smith. I met Della at one of her workshops in September where she discussed Twitter and the role it can play in companies and organizations who incorporate it as part of their Communications strategy. Della is someone has worked with organizations in virtually every sector over the past 25 years. Her […]