Twitter http://wvxu.org en Social media is everywhere - what's new, what's coming, what does it all mean? http://wvxu.org/post/social-media-everywhere-whats-new-whats-coming-what-does-it-all-mean <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 27660 at http://wvxu.org Social media is everywhere - what's new, what's coming, what does it all mean? Poet Frank Watson and his use of micropoetry and Twitter http://wvxu.org/post/poet-frank-watson-and-his-use-micropoetry-and-twitter <p>Poet <strong>Frank Watson</strong> has received great acclaim for his use of micropoetry – usually 3-6 lines, akin to a haiku, and can often be found on his Twitter account <strong>(<a href="https://twitter.com/FollowBlueFlute">@FollowBlueFlute</a></strong>). Robyn Carey-Allgeyer talks with the poet during <a href="http://www.poets.org/page.php/prmID/41"><strong>National Poetry Month</strong></a> about how he came to this style and what readers will find in his newest collection, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Seas-Mulberries-Poetry-Frank-Watson/dp/1939832020/ref=la_B007J9LZD6_1_5?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1396533595&amp;sr=1-5"><strong>Seas to Mulberries</strong></a>.</p><p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 05:00:00 +0000 Robyn Carey-Allgeyer 25284 at http://wvxu.org Poet Frank Watson and his use of micropoetry and Twitter How millions of tweets boil down to six conversations http://wvxu.org/post/how-millions-tweets-boil-down-six-conversations <p></p><p>Many people struggle to make sense of Twitter. The constant stream of information containing up to&nbsp;140 characters can often overwhelm. But believe it or not all the tweets in the world<a href="http://www.pewinternet.org/2014/02/20/mapping-twitter-topic-networks-from-polarized-crowds-to-community-clusters/" target="_blank"> appear to fit into just&nbsp;six patterns.</a></p><p>The Pew Research Center and the Social Media Research Foundation studied thousands of tweets over a four-year period and came up with these six different conversational archetypes.</p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 18:02:07 +0000 Ann Thompson 23819 at http://wvxu.org How millions of tweets boil down to six conversations Live election coverage http://wvxu.org/post/live-election-coverage <p>Our Twitter feed is providing live, up-to-date election information. &nbsp;You can also visit <strong><a href="http://twitter.com/917wvxu">twitter.com/917wvxu</a></strong>.</p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 19:48:30 +0000 91.7 WVXU 19150 at http://wvxu.org Live election coverage Social Networking Services Update http://wvxu.org/post/social-networking-services-update <p></p><p>Facebook, Twitter, Linked-in, Instagram, Google+, are just some of the most popular social networking services in use today, by people reaching out to families and friends, and by businesses and organizations using it to connect with current and find new customers and patrons. Solution Architect and Partner at <a href="http://definitypartners.com/" target="_blank">Definity Partners, LLC</a>, Dave Hatter, and Chris Brewer, chief consulting officer of <a href="http://zavoodi.com/" target="_blank">Zavoodi.com.</a>, discuss the latest trends in social media services.</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 10:30:10 +0000 Mark Heyne 17065 at http://wvxu.org Social Networking Services Update