Posts Tagged ‘Social Media’

Over the past few months, I’ve been getting more questions about “tweetups.” Most of them come from people who have never been to one or interested in organizing one. What is a “tweetup” anyway? A “tweetup” is generally a meet-up of people on Twitter. It is often open, informal, with a central theme or interest. […]


On the morning of Monday, March 9, 2009, Maggiano’s Little Italy sent out this message on Twitter: According to Maggiano’s tweet, they started with 127 followers. At the end of the business day, they had over 2300 followers. At its height, the viral effect of the giveaway/contest pushed @Maggianos up to the #1 trending topic […]


Social Media Club Seattle held its 2nd event on February 24, 2009, on Microsoft campus in Redmond, WA. Chris Heuer, founder of Social Media Club, came to speak on the topic of “Making a Business Case for Social Media. The event had sold out one week prior, and a waiting list was growing.  People were […]