[MMU] 7 Questions on Becoming a Media Expert for @business_mmu

Over the last few years, I’ve been fortunate to engage with some good media coverage related to my research, so was asked to respond to a few questions by the MMU press team, to encourage others to take up the opportunity too. The questions were: How has the training helped you and how have you applied what you have learnt? Why is talking to the media important or useful to you as an academic? How Continue Reading →

11 Stories About #DigitalParenting 17/12/13

Keeping track of a number of stories relating to ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age‘ in the news… and I love this piece about a ‘tech-deprived childhood‘: Link between cyberbullying and teen suicides oversimplified, experts say: One of the threads tying their deaths together is a cause-and-effect link made by the media, politicians and parents between persistent bullying and the victim’s decision to end their life — a phenomenon that generated its own buzzword — “bullycide.” It is Continue Reading →

Is there a 'perfect post' on social media?

This infographic reckons it has the answer. What do you think? Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

[INFOGRAPHIC] Quick Tips for Better Status Updates

If you’re using social networks for any more than personal use, then the following infographic may be helpful: Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

Tips & Tricks for Viral Videos (with YouTube)

Videos: Going Viral? on Prezi What would you add/remove from this – I have a feeling that I want the ‘mechanics’ of YouTube separate… but we’ll see… Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

Prezi – "10 ways to say it"

Academy: 10 ways to say it with prezi on Prezi A great wee Prezi, which demonstrates by doing, the best of what it is capable of – and I now know how to zoom in onto something – I will be using frames more creatively now!! If you’ve never seen the introductory video, watch that first. Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Continue Reading →

Twitter Ye Not @outtherehq

This morning, looking forward to this session ‘Twitter Ye Not‘ at Outthere, who tweets as @outtherehq! Have a small but perfectly formed audience – hope have pitched it right, and look forward to lots of Q&A, rather than me steaming through a presentation… you still have 15 minutes to make it to the Coffee Shop (opposite the Discovery Centre!) Twitter on Prezi Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in Continue Reading →