Social networking tools such as Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and Flickr have become invaluable mobilization tools for activists.
No longer is social networking just for gossiping, hobnobbing or telli[...]
Maybe 140 characters should not be used to comment on sensitive issues
Maybe 140 characters should not be used to comment on controversial or sensitive issues, especially those dealing with the Middl[...]
BP oil spill - redirect traffic
In the wake of the oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, BP has been getting a lot of negative press, has been the butt of many YouTube parodies and has been gener[...]
The power of social media when a crisis or emergency erupts
When most business leaders think about the advantages of using social media for business, they immediately think of the marketing benefits.[...]
Black oil Firefox plugin
In the wake of the oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, BP have been under heavy social media attack.
And now the Black Oil Firefox plugin that aims to black out all [...]
Food giant Nestle, already under pressure from environmentalists, became the subject of a Facebook- and Twitter-based "twitstorm" when the operators of the corporation's Facebook page took a h[...]