Tag: India

Australia – Event: Media 08

Are you going? Media 08Australia’s Annual Report for Digital Professionals.Friday 7th March, 9.00am – 5.30pmJones Bay Wharf, Pyrmont, SydneyAustralia’s leading digital media organisations, Fairfax Digital and X|Media|Lab, bring...

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India: weddings and investment

I love a good wedding. If it’s bollywood style, even better: People Interactive gets $12-13 million VC fund from Goldman Sachs? People Interactive Group, which owns matrimonial site Shaadi.com, social networking site...

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India: Google launches Google SMS

Google moves further into the mobile/cellphone space – not community per se but yellow pages, movie showtimes, and so on: Google has launched beta version of a new service called Google SMS for mobile users in India. With...

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Australia: Wedding Social Networks

I’m an out and out romantic. An eternal optimist. And I’ve been thinking for a while about an online community for brides. Why? Well, social networks work really well around Rituals and Events, for starters. Plus the...

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Bride and Prejudice

… is one of my all time favourite movies. The next time I get married (I try to do that every few years) it will be Bollywood style, I swear. From my fave Indian online newsletter, Alootechie.Online matrimony market in...

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A Good Read (blogwise)

I picked up the book by blogger Belle de Jour around Xmas. Interesting account of a London call girl. Very amusing and a little sad. An “at the coalface” account of the ins and outs of the sex trade. Because of her...

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About Laurel

Laurel Papworth aka SilkCharm connects with 6.8 million people through social media each month and has 11,000 online students studying social media with her. Laurel was named by Forbes Magazine in the Top 50 Social Media Influencers globally and has taught Facebook, Blogging etc at the University of Sydney for 10 years. Laurel: About and Online Courses