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 year we see men of all ages sprouting mustaches with more or less success. We do this to raise awareness and funds for men’s health issues like cancer and depression.
This international movement intrigues me because it’s largely Social Media driven. While every Mobro sports a visible reminder that serves as a conversation starter pictures and stories are shared on every conceivable Social Media channel.
I put the statistics that surprised me most into this Infographic
Mobiflock offers security and parent control systems for mobile devices.
Our “Digital Natives” grow up with mobile devices like smartphones and tablets and that is a good thing when done right! The challenge is to protect our children from predators like in Amanda Todd’s case or from bullies.
Traditionally the stereotypical Social Media user is a teenager that is addicted to his/her mobile device and lives on Facebook. While I keep telling you that this is changing dramatically I thought you might be interested in this Infographic by bestcolleges.com.