When you come across a story about your town, city or state, what makes you want to share it?
Results of an NPR Digital Services study about what local stories are engaging, shareable and valuable to the community.
Attracting eyeballs online requires smarter strategy
"The interest graph is the next battle,"
Gary Vaynerchuk on the growth of sites such as Pinterest.
We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom. The world henceforth will be run by synthesizers, people able to put together the right information at the right time, think critically about it, and make important choices wisely.
Engaging Communities: Content and Conversation by Joy Mayer
What Big Media Can Learn From the New York Public Library - Alexis Madrigal - Technology - The Atlantic
Just a sampling…and to keep these links handy…I have got to choose a bookmarker soon…
Khanfar also emphasized the complementary, symbiotic relationship between new and traditional media
Guys prefer photos with girls. Girls prefer photos with girls. Pretty much everyone prefers photos with girls.
—Pixable CEO Inaki Berenguer quoted in a Mashable article about Facebook photos. Facebook now has a larger photo collection than anywhere else on the web, according to the article.