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The value of Social Media in neighbourhoods and appealing to communities

Yesterday a sad thing happened; 2 children went missing. It was presumed at the time that they’d gone of their own volition and they were later found well and safe, but none the less it was an awful thing to

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Promoted Facebook updates – What does it mean for hyperlocals?

Facebook has recently introduced Promoted Updates for page owners – it is a way of paying to have your updates appear in the news feeds of more people that like your page than would normally see it. Since it’s introduction

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Why WV11 – the reason I hyperlocal blog.

I’m at TAL12 – the Talk About Local hyperlocal unconference today and while talking to people about their sites I thought today would be a good day to re-share this  is a post I wrote 2 years ago for another

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  • Screw the naysayers - I've just been moved to tears by the music for tomorrows flash mob! Merry Merry Merry Christmas. 1 year ago
  • @loubylou60 Thanks Karen - I was just having a rant, over it now & looking forward to the event tomorrow :D 1 year ago
  • Sometimes I seriously wonder why we bother! 1 year ago
  • Community volunteers raise £5k - get extra christmas lights, live performances and a living tree for next year - and still someone complains 1 year ago
  • @coopukfood Except the sign above the door reads Griffith Drive - (No S on Griffiths) you may want to fix that. 1 year ago
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