Not For Broadcast #media #socialmedia

10,000 breaking news citizen journalism videos on YouTube marked as **Not For Broadcast** and an ABC TV affiliate that ignores Twitter’s breaking news … may you live in interesting times #media #socialmedia #donedeal

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CEOs Don’t Understand Social Media The Australian

Australian CEOs are negligent in refusing to come to grips with Social Media, and their PR Media trainers are negligent in not training them to understand the impact of their communications in social networks.

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Financial Services and Social Media The Australian

If your financial services advisor is not using social media, sack them. The Cost of Inaction is too high.

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Mongrel Media: When Corporate Comms hijacks Traditional and Social Media

Mongrel Media: Traditional vs Corporate vs Social Media. Bought vs Owned vs Earned Attention. Which will win? I’m betting on the mongrel Corporate taking over Heritage AND Social channels.

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UK Teen Troll and Australian Radio Host – Social Media vs Traditional

Where do our teenagers learn it is fine to trash someone mourning the death of their father? From the media. #StopTheMedia #TrollMedia Compare these two situations: A UK Teen is arrested for making comments about an Olympian diver’s (Tom Daly) father’s death on Twitter and a lauded Australian Radio Host is lauded for making comments in front of Uni students about our Prime Minister’s father’s death.

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Is Today Tonight Breaking Facebook Competition Guidelines?

Is the TV show Today Tonight breaking Facebook terms and conditions by running a competition requiring fans to like the Today Tonight Facebook page?  You can’t run a competition on Facebook, on your wall, by asking fans to like your page. You just can’t. And yet, Today Tonight is running a competition where the first…

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Media and Mining vs Social Media and GetUp

Lord Monckton told Mining executives to buy up big in MEDIA and use the Super Rich to exert control over media messages. Gina Rinehart (mining family) has started buying up shares in Fairfax. And taking out injunctions to stop social media “crowdsourcing” about her, her family and her business. Which is mining and media. What…

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Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

As tomorrow is an historic day – The Australian and other news.com sites move behind the paywall – what WILL we pay for, what SHOULD we pay for and what OTHER revenues streams are being missed by News.com refusal to build online communities around their content? A few nights ago, I went to the bloggers/Twitterers…

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