Twibbons equals twokenism

For the first time ever my Twitter Avatar is decorated by a twibbon, this particular one is in support of the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. Although only another 9,000 fellow twitter’s are doing the exactly same as I type, there are over 500,000 twibboned profiles of some sort, either in support of their favourite Read More …

Making an Ongoing Drama out of Crisis

Even the non-egg chasers among you are probably aware of the current controversy rocking my favourite sport of Rugby. For those of you that aren’t the overview is simple. In the Harlequin v Leinster quarter-final of the 2009 Heineken Cup, Rugby’s top flight European competition, a Harlequin’ wing faked a blood injury which enabled a Read More …

Human nature and social media

It’s been a rather Twitter-tastic couple of weeks here at PN towers. First there was all the brouhaha over the PR Week Twitter article for which we’d done the number crunching. It  made for a rather exciting Thursday as well as providing a nice opportunity to practise some online crisis skills, not that we actually Read More …