Entries by Stephanie Darkes

Anyone can ‘do’ social – but not everyone can do it well

I’ve heard it said time and time again that ‘anyone can do social’ and it’s true, pop onto your Facebook profile and you’ll find any number of relatives from 15 to 80 sharing and chatting. But would you let your errant Aunt run your business’ Facebook page? Or would you let your tearaway teenage niece […]

Top of the Twops

*disclaimer, I removed myself from all lists to make room for those whose egos need more massaging 😉 I have to admit that I don’t follow many at the very top, I’m not a big sleb watcher, but the list does make interesting reading.  I was very surprised to find Coldplay at number 17 and […]

This month I liked this: iphonography

Got some spare time?  Why don’t you take up a course in iphonography – that’s iphone photography to you! Richard Gray a photographer for 25 years has set up a course at Kensington & Chelsea college in iphone photography.  To attend the course all you need is a passion for photography, a creative mind and, […]

The increase of Trolling & Cyber bullying

Trolling & Cyberbullying are terms that are appearing again and again when speaking of online communities and social sites.  I wasn’t entirely au fait with either so I decided to do a little research and this is what I discovered. Trolling “In Internet slang, a troll is someone who posts inflammatory, extraneous, or off-topic messages […]

Get started on Twitter

For newbies:  If you’re not on Twitter yet, you really should be, follow these easy steps to start the conversation Choose a handle – (eg; @stephaniedarkes) Write your bio– give people a reason to follow you, be engaging and tell them something about yourself Select a great photo– probably not a naked one because you won’t […]