Yesterday I finished up a monumental task that has taken me a while and that task was to trim down the number of people I follow on Twitter. Actually, it was more like a clearcut! At one point I had been following nearly 2,200 people and had about 2,350 followers. It was getting to the…
Today is Quit Facebook day, but I won’t be participating. I have many concerns about Facebook’s apparent complete disregard for the privacy of its users, but the baby isn’t going out with the bathwater, yet.
Facebook is making money via ads and other ways I’m sure. I hope they’ll improve their ad quality, but I’m not banking on it. If you’re thinking of doing online ads, think of the magazine model.
Twitter needs to make money and you could soon be charged for using Twitter. What form that will take, when and how much have yet to be answered.
Between two #twilightYEG events the Edmonton Twitter community was able to raise nearly $4,000 for the Royal LePage Shelter Foundation.
The May Social Web Meetup went well and was well attended. We heard from Brittney from iNews 880 & Adam from Dub5. I also handed out some business cards for the new Edmonton SEO company I’ve started.