Montana Republicans discover Twitter

My wife, who has been following news about this year’s legislative session with gusto, pointed out the above-pictured Facebook posting to me this afternoon: Republicans take note! This article illustrates something many of us were unprepared for: the press use Twitter as a guide to what they should write about the legislature. We need to… Continue reading Montana Republicans discover Twitter

Point of discussion: Should the Chronicle put promotional updates on its Facebook page?

Social networking has been much on our company’s mind lately, so much so that I’m part of a corporate committee that meets regularly to talk about issues relating to Facebook, Twitter and other social media matters. One of the issues that’s come up of late is how to use Facebook to the utmost benefit. If… Continue reading Point of discussion: Should the Chronicle put promotional updates on its Facebook page?

Bozeman Deaconess Hospital joins Twitter

Bozeman Deaconess Hospital has jumped onto the social media bandwagon, chiming in with a Twitter account just a few days ago. The hospital’s marketing and communications manager, Connie Martin, said they started quietly using social media sites back in November 2009 to spread word about hospital events and health information. “By the beginning of the… Continue reading Bozeman Deaconess Hospital joins Twitter