Book Review(s)

The eternal question: “Which is better, New New Media or Networked Nonprofit?” I tackle the issue in my REVIEW.

A Wikipedia Experience

I talk a bit about my Wikipedia experience, and also impart a little story about someone making an untrue edit on a band’s Wikipedia page just for kicks.

One Last Second Life Post

I definitely forgot to post a link to my latest posts on here.  So here goes!  I posted about how Second Life might affect IRL relationships (there is also a quite long comment that gives a different perspective) and I wrote an additional post about one of my essay topics, 750 Words, giving a pretty detailed description of the site.

Self-Endorsement in New New Media

Anyone else notice that New New Media is almost entirely Levinson’s personal accounts?  Is he just self-publicizing?  Check out my latest post to see what I think about Levinson’s approach to social media.

Trolling Justin Bieber

My Internet existence has been reduced to such base depravity as haunting and trolling Justin Bieber fans… Check it out on my blog!

Presidential campaign websites: who is using social media (well).

Nice to see people taking on Levison’s chapter about the 2008 election. I decided to take a quick look around at the 2012 campaign sites. I don’t actually know how the candidates are using their tools; the websites show awareness, but even the level of engagement with social media seems different candidate to candidate.

Tim & Eric in the Virtual Classroom

I decided to kick off this week of postings with a short “Tim & Eric” video regarding new and old media, and relating it to blogging. Enjoy!