Derek Baird consults with companies and non-profits like Yahoo!, Pearson, Kia Motors, Salt Lake Olympic Committee (SLOC), Simon Wiesenthal Center, UN-GAID Program, Stone Yamashita Partners, PBwiki.com, MacVision TV, Yahoo! Southeast Asia, Togetherville and others on the use of educational technology media.
February 28, 2012
According to a new Pew Internet study, two-thirds of profile owners (63%) have deleted people from their networks or friend lists, up from 56% in 2009. Another 44% say they have deleted comments that others have made on their profile, up from just 36% two years prior.
February 13, 2011
This handy infographic breaks down the top social networking sites by gender, age, income, and education demographics. We also discuss the affinity score of certain keywords for a few social networking sites. The sites included in this graphic are Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Digg, StumbleUpon and YouTube.
February 06, 2011
Floating around the Internet of late has been the photo above of what looks to be an Egyptian man amidst the anti-Mubarak protests in Cairo's Tahrir Square holding up what appears to be a pro-Facebook sign. A sign like that lends a little weight to the idea that, whatever tactical role that social...
January 30, 2011
Celebrating the just-past annual Community Managers' Appreciation Day, this infographic describes what makes a good community manager tick.
October 26, 2010
According to a study from the Pew Internet & American Life project (Lenhardt & Madden, 2005), more than one-half of all teens have created media content, and roughly one-third of teens who use the Internet have shared content they produced. In many cases, these teens are actively involved...