Times Opinion on Tumblr: The 10 golden rules of... →
timesopinion: David Aaronovitch No week seems to pass without some tweeter or other having their handle felt by officers of the law. So if you don’t want to be one of them but you do want to communicate in 140 characters, here are my 10 Golden Rules: Twitter IS publishing. Putting it out there…
#Fuel4 Social Media Presentation →
These are the slides from the presentation I gave to Channel 4 Online’s brilliant #Fuel4 event on Social TV. They’re my five lessons learned for Social Media. I’ll write up the slide notes as soon as poss and blog about them.
How to use social media
The new BBC College of Journalism website is full of really useful training videos, tips and guides. http://www.bbc.co.uk/academy/collegeofjournalism This one is a very brief guide for how to use social media tools like Google, Twitter and Facebook and it’s me giving a very speedy tour: http://www.bbc.co.uk/academy/collegeofjournalism/how-to/how-to-use-social-media/social-media-tools I...
EBU Radio Assembly interview
After my presentation at the 18th EBU Radio Assembly in Stockholm, I’m picked up on a point I made about young people and social media. Young isn’t necessarily better and yes, you can teach an old dog new tricks! https://audioboo.fm/boos/796503-sue-llewellyn-co-founder-ultra-social
My new sounds:
8 must-reads detail how to verify information in...
See on Scoop.it - Social News Standing for journalism, strengthening democracy | Journalism training, media news & how to’s… See on poynter.org
Storyful. » Inside Storyful – Storyful’s...
See on Scoop.it - Social News Inside Storyful: News editor @malachybrowne lifts the lid on our verification processes: http://t.co/AwfbtSJ3... See on blog.storyful.com
The Jig Is Up: Time to Get Past Facebook and... →
Excellent read. Where to next for technology start-ups.
How to find good videos on You Tube →
Texts from Hillary
Via Scoop.it - Terrific Tumblrs Via textsfromhillaryclinton.tumblr.com
Totally brilliant. Translate any paper, anywhere in the world.
Top Twitter Tools →
Really useful list of Twitter tools broken down by function. Some old favourites and some I’d never heard of.
Confused by Facebook Pages? →
Great online tutorial to help you navigate your way around Facebook Pages. Fill your boots.
Twitter tips →
A range of useful tips on using twitter from the New York Times including a couple of surprises.
If you've stumbled across this site ...
… you’ll see it’s not been updated in a while. This is because it’s used solely for practice and demonstration of how to use Tumblr to students on the BBC Digital Journalism course. For all other information on digital strategy and social media training courses please check out our website: www.ultrasocial.co.uk Thanks v much
Hatching your avatar
We always recommend that people we train ‘hatch’ their avatar as soon as possible because nobody wants to engage with an egg. Today the very lovely @ukcolinr, who started off as a total Twitter sceptic, has done just that. And it’s hilarious. Tearing himself away from Tweetdeck he also said: “I’ve just been mentioned and I’ve got five new followers....
Digital Journalism - June
Hi everyone Here we are with a new class of #bbcdigjo students who’re all starting their own Tumblrs. Watch this space.
Feedback on the #bbcdigjo course
Claire Wardle (@cward1e) and I (@suellewellyn) are piloting a new week long Digital Journalism course that she’s designed for the BBC College of Journalism. First up, the delegates are being asked to set up their own Posterous or Tumblr blog and to blog about what they get up to during the week and hashtag everyone #BBCdigjo on Twitter. Good luck to everyone