#MegaTweetup 2 in Review

Anyone who follows me on Twitter is probably well-aware by now that #MegaTweetup 2 took place last Thursday, December 16, 2010. The event marked the 500th event for the Microsoft NERD Center in Cambridge, MA. More than 400 people came to celebrate the best in social media, technology, marketing, and business innovation. The host and … Continue reading

Joselin Mane (@BostonTweetUp) on Building Social Value

[Editor’s Note: This article was originally written for Emerson Social Media] Recently,┬áJoselin Mane and┬áDavid Gerzof organized the #ESMup. #ESMup consisted of the #ESM (Emerson Social Media) class attending five TweetUps in one night in the Boston area. The purpose of this event was to introduce the ESM class to the TweetUp and networking culture. Joselin … Continue reading

Tweaching Out: Making Social Media More Social

“Twitter? I don’t get it! I don’t want hundreds of strangers following me if I’ve never met them in real life.” If only I had a penny for every time I heard some iteration of that sentiment. Many people think that the social interactions on Twitter and other social networking services that allow total strangers … Continue reading