The events around the Boston Marathon bombing this week have triggered a lot of emotions. We have seen a new quality of Social Media use in many areas.
Every Year during Earth Hour (Saturday March 31, 2012 8:30pm) people all over the world turn off their lights and as much electricity as they can to set a signal to their neighbors that they care about the environment and energy conservation.
Over the last couple of years a growing number of web sites take part in this movement and turn off their site for this hour.
If you would like your Wordpress Site to take part you can use the Earth Hour Plug in by Brave New Code
It’s really easy, here is how you do it:
Every week I share the blog posts I read that I found most interesting. This time I’ll add my experiences with my own way of curating posts and @Listly the tool I use to share the posts with you.
Two things stick out to me when I look at the eclectic (or is it confused?) collection of great content:
The blog post by Cathryn sharing the awesome “Stupid Ways To Die” campaign had a great impact on me
Video – in contrast to meeting my new blind friends last week, video is becoming more important to me in 2013
My friend Cathryn Wellner has a wonderful blog called This Gives Me Hope where she is well on her way to post 1001 stories that give us hope. Today she posted a story that touched me on many different levels. The way the Melbourne Transit authority gets their message across is a great example how we can touch our audiences so much better if we create engaging and unique content.