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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:59:09 +0000
Episode 3 of the Inside P2 podcast is live. On this episode, we talk about the shutdown of open.gov, the opening of the Canada School of Public Service armchair sessions to the general public, …
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Sun, 02 Apr 2017 14:53:55 +0000
When I signed onto Twitter this morning, I realized that I’d been followed by a new “egg.” Except that the egg had been replaced by a generic head. I guess that’s the idea. Twitter wants …
Sun, 02 Apr 2017 14:20:13 +0000
It hasn’t arrive on my phone yet. But news that Snapchat is enhancing its search function to support topic keywords will make the app more intuitive for the casual user. And that’s the biggest challenge right now for …
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Tue, 07 Mar 2017 22:30:17 +0000
The Guardian is reporting that John le Carré will resurrect his classic character, Spymaster George Smiley, one last time. Publication date September 7. Will I be preordering the book? You bet. Le Carré’s novels have …
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 13:08:55 +0000
Third Tuesday #3tYOW is returning to Ottawa. We’ve been inactive for a while, but are now reactivating the group with a focus on public participation, open government and open dialogue. The first of the new …
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 10:35:19 +0000
Twitter Moments for all of us. Large publishers’ growing dependency on Facebook. Thinking ahead about the implications of AI in our devices and apps. And the ethics of the close-hold embargo. Gini Dietrich, Martin Waxman and Joseph Thornley are back …
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 18:42:32 +0000
Gini Dietrich, Martin Waxman and Joseph Thornley are back with another episode of the Inside PR podcast. #IPRMustKnows Snapchat is a Snap If you missed the news, Snapchat has rebranded and at the same time begun to move …
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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 14:08:00 +0000
Rapidly changing how it communicates with Canadians, the federal government is on pace to spend more on Facebook ads in the Liberals’ first year in office than it did between 2006 and 2014 combined. Here’s …
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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 00:10:59 +0000
There is no room for objectification of women or anyone, not even in the locker room. Well said.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:32:38 +0000
Gini Dietrich, Martin Waxman and Joseph Thornley are back with another episode of the Inside PR podcast. #IPRMustKnows Martin Waxman’s Social Media Marketing for Small Business is on Lynda.com Yes, this is a shameless plug. But since it’s Joe …
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Sat, 31 Mar 2007 00:00:00 PDT
The World Bank Blog: It is the Private Sector Development Blog which is gaining popularity. And there are real people behind it who readers can get to know and trust. This small effort is a giant step in the right direction. The direction? As he put it, we need to move away from the Big Bang theory of communications - where we are trying to get that colossal clip (we here that all the time - "get us on The Today Show, Oprah, WSJ"). And we should move towards lots of little bangs like the ones created by this blog.
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Fri, 30 Mar 2007 00:00:00 PDT
A leaflet on a telephone pole. On many telephone poles downtown. “Building the Anarchist Movement” building a sustainable anarchist movement in Ottawa. About time that the Anarchists get organized.
Wed, 28 Mar 2007 00:00:00 PDTSeth's Blog: Misogyny and anonymity Anonymity hasn't made the web a better place. Instead, it has allowed some of the worst ideas ever to get published. Saved By: Joseph Thornley | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: anonymity, SethGodin, KathySierra Ketcheson.net :: “So Said the Organization” Colin McKay has started up a worthy project with the “So Said the Organization” blog. Saved By: Joseph Thornley | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: governmentblogging, bestpractices KDPaine's PR Measurement Blog: It couldn't happen to a nicer company With its usual great reporting style, the New Yorker's Jeffery Goldberg does a beautiful job of explaining just how Wal-Mart uses Edelman and PR in general to achieve its ends. What is really hypocritical is the extent to which Edelman portrays itself as a leader in social media -- an environment that prides itself on honesty and transparency -- and yet practices the worst forms of deception. Saved By: Joseph Thornley | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: Edelman, Walmart, ethics [...]
Tue, 27 Mar 2007 00:00:00 PDT
Have you been the target of mean spirited bloggers? What did you do about it? What can you do? How should you respond?
7 ways to improve your blog’s SEO
Sun, 25 Mar 2007 00:00:00 PDT
Sat, 24 Mar 2007 00:00:00 PDT
a fantastic case study on the Southwest Airlines corporate blog, replete with the kind of statistics and anecdotal information that is of value to communications professionals.
Hugh Macleod's presentation notes to Edelman London about blogs and post-Cluetrain reality for one of their clients
Fri, 23 Mar 2007 00:00:00 PDT