5 Reasons to Sign Up for the Twitter for Good Unconference

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  I’m hosting an unconference all about how to best excel on Twitter. Based on the content of my book, Twitter for Good, the unconference will go in depth to tell you exactly how to best use Twitter to to build your movement. If you’re not new to these parts, you’ve heard me tell you about […]

Don’t Talk About Other People’s Profile Pictures (Social Media Pet Peeve #9)

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This week’s social media pet peeve is all about talking about other people’s profile pictures. Don’t do it. Why? It’s simple. Anyone who puts up a profile picture onto a social media site puts up that specific profile picture because they think it is good, and they they think it is a good representation of […]

Hope Runs: Why I Want You to Make a 2011 Donation

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Lately, this Season of Giving has me feeling it’s a season of asking. It seems like Thanks to the 12 Days of Giving challenge I got to kick off, Craig Newmark’s How Will You Change the World in 2012 fun, and the upcoming Twitter for Good Unconference (which benefits Hope Runs) you’ve been hearing quite a bit about my […]

How to Get Podcast Reviews

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  I was futzing around with my new podcast today. Seeing how many people have downloaded it in its first month live, thinking about who I’m going to interview next, and moaning about the lack of podcast reviews on Itunes. To be clear, there are two reviews on Itunes. However, if you read these “reviews”, […]

Best Of the Interwebs: The *Me* Edition

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I wanted to provide a round-up of some of the places I’ve been lately on the Interwebs. Meaning, that this edition of “Best of the Interwebs” is a bit one note. Read/don’t read at your leisure: Social Good Stars – Claire Diaz-Ortiz: This over-the-top nice piece on the Huffington Post chats about some of the […]

How to Change the World in 2012

I’m a fan of Craig Newmark (that’s Craig of Craigslist, for those who need clarification). He’s been a big supporter of Twitter for Good and I’ve been lucky to share the stage with him when chatting all things social innovation. So when he asked me to write a blog post for his new Social Good […]

Ask Me Questions on Fox News About Social Media and Giving {12/19 11:15 am EST}

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Remember how I kicked off Day 1 of the #12DaysofGiving challenge last week by encouraging you to check out (and donate to) Hope Runs? Us 12 social good types and our 12 charities are getting some buzz, and this morning, Monday, Dec 19 at 11:15 am EST, I’ll be answering questions about social media, non profits […]