There have been countless stories about how social media tools such as Facebook and Twitter were instrumental catalysts in getting information across during the first hours of Typhoon Ondoy/Ketsana (and later, Typhoon Pepeng/Parma). Here’s one such inspiring story from the Philippine Red Cross. Dennis Mendiola, Governor of the Philippine Red Cross (and also known as […]Read more "Twitterific! How Twitter sparked a viral contact message for the Philippine Red Cross"
I recently gave a presentation on Twitter techniques (and Twitter in the Philippines in general) at the recent SEMCON 2009 conference at the Intercon in Makati. The presentation was entitled “Hardcore Twitter” and I’ve posted the deck on Slideshare. Of course it’s also embedded in this blog post, thanks to Slideshare’s WordPress.com friendly tags. The […]Read more "Hardcore Twitter: A Slideshare Success Story"