Apr
10

Our letters to Selfie about his role in social media

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Oooooohhhhhhhhh, Selfie. How ya doin’? There’s not a day that goes by that we don’t see your name on one of our social media accounts these days. How does it feel to be so popular – so loved and so hated? Do you feel like it’s high school all over again? But wait … you…
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Apr
03

Join us for the 2014 Business of Photography Workshop

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We are pleased to announce that we will be speaking about social media at the 2014 Business of Photography Workshop hosted by our friend Troy Freund on April 5 at Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee. We have been longtime friends with Troy who mans the @MidwestPhoto handle on Twitter. If you are a photographer, we…
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Apr
03

Does @BrewersHank have the balls to be an unofficial official Milwaukee Brewer?

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If you haven’t heard of Hank the Dog, you either don’t follow baseball, don’t live in Milwaukee, don’t read People magazine or don’t like canines. We’d actually be shocked if you haven’t heard of Hank; but we’ll give you a very brief background just in case. Hank was found wandering around the Milwaukee Brewers’ spring…
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Mar
13

What social media network do you wish would go away?

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Earlier this month on Jon Stewart’s “The Daily Show” on Comedy Central, special guest Seth MacFarlane, Family Guy creator, had Stewart in stitches by doing the voice of Stewie Griffin from the popular animated series. More notably however, in the same interview MacFarlane expressed “his torment at having to flood Twitter with his wit day-in,…
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Feb
20

Social media on the road is actually work

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We are in the middle of a crazy road trip that we have hashtagged #6K30Days. The two of us are only together on the journey for 12 of those 30 days, but for this #shehechat we will happen somewhere between Austin, Texas, and New Orleans. We’ve been on the road together for just over a…
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Feb
13

What is your social status now?

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Not long ago when we used the phrase “social status,” we were referring to our economic place in society such as middle class or upper class. But these days, social status is more often referred to where we are positioned on the social media networks. How many Facebook friends and/or Twitter followers do we have?…
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Feb
06

Why don’t old people get social media?

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Now before you call a lawyer or accuse us of ageism, let us first say that we know the title of this post is an over-generalization. We know there are plenty of people who might be considered older that do get social media. But like with any new technology, those who are younger when it…
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