Tag: Queensland

Australia: Social Media Competitions

TOURISM QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA AND OSAMA BIN LADEN Island Reef Job competition: One thing with social media – a lot of companies try to lock it down and make it their media, albeit promoted and pushed into social networks...

Read More

Dreaming of Summer?

From Isco 72 on Flickr: Isole Maldive, Atollo di Ari, BathalaHell Yeah: Dreaming of Beach Holidays Posted: 10 Jun 2008 12:22 AM CDT With the winter weather upon us, it seems Australians are looking to escape the cold with a...

Read More

Australia moves North: CNN

From Strange Maps: For cartophiles, the main problem with this map is not that interviewer Larry King’s head covers most of Europe, or that the bulky figure of his guest, moviemaker Michael Moore, obscures much of America. The...

Read More

User Generated Content at Channel 10

Julian Lee at The Sydney Morning Herald had this to say:DOES the launch of Channel Ten’s service allowing viewers to SMS, MMS or email live video footage, pictures and text messages direct to its newsroom herald the start...

Read More

Those Oh-So-Naughty Queenslanders!

TeleResources pointed me towards The Australian IT story on mobile phone users/drivers creating a community to warn each other of police activity on the roads.THE Queensland government is seeking advice on whether it can shut...

Read More

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