18 Feb '12, 4am

Traveller impressed by S'poreans' kindness during social media experiment

Traveller impressed by S'poreans' kindness during social media experiment

Martin Pasquier with the new friends he met in Singapore By Angelina Dass AsiaOne Friday, Feb 17, 2012 SINGAPORE - Landing in Singapore with nothing but his smartphone and the clothes on his back, Martin Pasquier was bombarded by many Singaporeans offering to help via social media. Armed with three Chinese phrases, the Frenchman was in Singapore from February 9 to 15 as part of a cross-city experiment created to test the goodwill of people through social media. Mr Pasquier was one of two participants involved in the "Can Man Live on Social Media Alone?" experiment. Intrigued by the notion of surviving on social media alone and curious about Singapore, he volunteered for the experiment. He was tasked with relying on the goodness of Singaporeans throughout his one week stay. His counterpart, Singaporean Daphne Chui, was to survive under the same requirements in London. Over ...

Full article: http://www.asiaone.com/News/Latest+News/Singapore/Story/A...

Tweets

Social Media Wrap-up Feb 19

pandia.com 19 Feb '12, 2pm

Here is some essential social media and networking reading from the last week or so. 13 ways stories support social media ...

@ladyironchef Hi sweetie :) Your post came in my google searches! Very busy work trip4u, u really dished around in HK!

@ladyironchef Hi sweetie :) Your post came in m...

ladyironchef.com 19 Feb '12, 1am

For those of you who are familiar with the online scene, I’m sure you know that Social Media Week took place on 13-17 Feb ...

Thinking about hiring a social media specialist...

seomoz.org 18 Feb '12, 7pm

SEO, Social Media presence, blogging and having discussions on authority sites are all methods of creating quality online ...

@HowieHanson We are

aimclearblog.com 17 Feb '12, 4pm

Gut Check! Setting Realistic Social Media Marketing Goals Moderator: Marty Weintraub, CEO, aimClear®. Author: Killer Faceb...

[TOC] The ‘Big Media’ of Singapore

[TOC] The ‘Big Media’ of Singapore

theonlinecitizen.com 21 Feb '12, 6am

Appearing in the news unabatedly since allegations relating to the Yaw affair broke out, pressure within the WP ranks has ...

#sempoBOS

sempo.org 17 Feb '12, 5pm

When you consider your marketing assets, two stand out as especially powerful: SEO and social media. They create a dynamic...

Social Media and the Millennial Brain

Social Media and the Millennial Brain

searchenginejournal.com 21 Feb '12, 5pm

Social Media has become a double edged sword. It gives businesses easy access to their customers and aids in communicating...

Your Road Map to Social Media Success

Your Road Map to Social Media Success

searchenginejournal.com 24 Feb '12, 5pm

Whether you are new to social media or have been creating campaigns for years, listen up. There is always room for improve...

Social Media ROI - Myths, Truths & Measurements

link-assistant.com 20 Feb '12, 11am

One of the most important aspects of understanding the long term impact of social media is the potential that it brings fo...

An Interview with Jordan Kasteler About His New Social Media Marketing Book

An Interview with Jordan Kasteler About His New...

searchenginejournal.com 22 Feb '12, 2pm

Jordan Kasteler has had quite the career. He was the Senior SEO Analyst at Overstock.com, a co-founder of Search and Socia...

Any Social media experts out there want to help...

seomoz.org 17 Feb '12, 9pm

Hiya! Saw this on SEOmoz’s twitter account. Your enthusiasm and desire to learn more about best practice is marvelous. Her...

A Beginner's Guide to Social Media

promotionworld.com 27 Feb '12, 8am

As most developers already know, social media is becoming a much bigger part of the search engine optimization picture. Tr...

Helping elderly S'poreans live independently

todayonline.com 19 Feb '12, 6pm

SINGAPORE - Elderly Singaporeans without family support can look forward to more independent, assisted living within the c...

Helping elderly S'poreans live independently

Helping elderly S'poreans live independently

channelnewsasia.com 19 Feb '12, 8am

SINGAPORE: Elderly Singaporeans without family support can look forward to more independent, assisted living within the co...

#FredNMT 2012 – New Media & Technology Conference on Social Media and Other Business Technology

#FredNMT 2012 – New Media & Technology Conferen...

networksolutions.com 17 Feb '12, 5pm

The Frederick Chamber is conducting the first-ever FredNMT Social Business Survey to find out how Frederick County profess...