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New Life in Second Life

By: Milla Hansen, Josh Hoffman, Steve Karandy, Alli Utti  The guest speaker in today’s class was Dr. Donna Davis! She spoke about Virtual Reality and blew our minds. Dr. Davis showed us her Second Life avatar and the interactions that happen through it. For example, she brought us to a concert in a lounge. The mind-blowing part was that the singer was actually performing…read more
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Conquering the Social Media Audit; One Bucket and Data Point at a Time

By: Kayla Henderson-Wood, Lauren Muniz, Kurtis Copper and Lola Butcher On Wednesday Kelli Matthews gave a class demonstration on how she would present a professional social media audit to her clients. The example we studied was a website for a real estate company who wanted to better understand its media engagement and improve its tactics. The class discussed how millennials felt…read more
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Updating-more harm than good?

  In our discussion during Monday's class, we talked about what people want to see and what gets them engaged on social media.  This correlates with what we had talked about earlier in the term with buying followers, which aren't always or at all engaging.  People care about engaging pictures and short captions--not too much effort.  Data analysis is how…read more
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#CrockpotIsInnocent. Are you?

By: Justin Hanes and Caroline Bresler  Luckily, Wednesday’s class avoided a major crisis. Students started class with a presentation of what a crisis is and how it engages with an organization’s public. Professor Kelli Matthews stated that its best for organizations to “Tell it first. Tell it fast. Tell them what you’re going to do about it.” Many students reacted…read more
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Be the Voice in the Room

Authors: Kristle Saneewong, Gabe Ovetz, Brian Willison, Kenden Blake Our team was responsible for managing the class conversation on Twitter using the class hashtag #SOJCssm on Monday, February 5. During the three days around class (Pre, Day-Of, and Post), there were 44 tweets using #SOJCssm, with 34 coming on the actual day of class. Our team shared six background articles the…read more
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It’s a Small World After All

Authors: Stacia Betley, Keeley O'dougherty, Jesse Walker Twitter summary for the class discussion on 1/31/2018. Gabriela Zago was a guest speaker on Wednesday’s #SOJCssm class. She was a visiting scholar using social network analysis to study political conversations and news circulation on Twitter. She discussed the various types of networks and gave us an example. Look a the diagram below,…read more
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Influencers Impact

On Monday, January 29th our Strategic Social Media class began discussing the importance of influencers. Kelli Matthews began with asking our class to name some influencers that we personally follow. A few favorites mentioned on Twitter include DJ Khaled (@djkhaled), Rafael Casal (@RafaelCasal), and peers. Bailey Athan (@baileyathan) raised an interesting question with her Twitter poll “Which platform do you…read more
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Listen and Learn

Live tweeting started immediatly in class on Wednesday, January 24th with an understanding of active listening. As class proceeded, Kelli Matthews started the topic of listening and monitoring for social media along with what companies should listen for. Kelli asked us what brands we have personally interacted with on social media. Justin Hanes raised an intriguing question. He asked, "Which brands…read more