Saving a City via Twitter: Newark Mayor Cory Booker’s 5 Rules

Mayor Cory Booker of Newark, New Jersey has over 1.3 million Twitter followers – more than his city’s population. He has been described as “charismatic and social network savvy”, and is extremely active on Twitter. But Booker isn’t tweeting as an after-work social activity – he’s growing his city, building community, making connections, and helping […]

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When a School Board is Cool on Twitter: Snow Day with @PeelSchools

A Snow Day is always amazing news for any student. But you may have never thought about how much better that news becomes, when it’s broadcast through a School Board’s clever Twitter team. Apparently the Peel District School Board, located in the GTA (covering Mississauga, Brampton and area) has been experimenting with their Twitter presence! […]

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When do you tweet?

TweetAn article on HowStuffWorks.com called Top 10 Ways to Get More Followers on Twitter asks, “How can you expect anyone to follow you if they’re asleep?” I decided to create the poll below, after reading tip 9: Tweet During Peak Hours (quoted below). Take a second to answer and share the poll! If you want […]

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