Category Archives: social media

DILG urges officials to get more people to attend Oct. 14 barangay assembly

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 23 Sept) — The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) is urging officials in the country’s 42,044 barangays to use social media, particularly Facebook and Twitter to get more people to attend the October 14 Barangay Assembly. A press release from the DILG on Saturday quotedOIC Secretary Eduardo Año as […]

Millennials help promote Davao ‘third wave’ coffee shops thru social media posts

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 3 July) – Millennials posting photos of their favorite coffee drink on social media have helped promote the so-called “coffee culture” in Davao Region, resulting in the rise of “third wave” coffee shops here and the surge of demand for high quality “specialty coffee” beans grown by local farmers. In an […]

3 social media and business trends to look out for in 2018

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A few weeks ago, I mentioned here on my blog that I will be a part of the “Go Social: A Digital Marketing Tour Boot Camp.” The boot camp tour, a project of the Iligan Bloggers Society and funded by the U.S. Embassy in Manila, was held in Iligan, Cotabato,…

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3 social media and business trends to look out for in 2018

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A few weeks ago, I mentioned here on my blog that I will be a part of the “Go Social: A Digital Marketing Tour Boot Camp.” The boot camp tour, a project of the Iligan Bloggers Society and funded by the U.S. Embassy in Manila, was held in Iligan, Cotabato,…

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“Keyboard army” amplifying impression of support for Duterte’s drug war — report

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/15 November) — Members of a “keyboard army” are being paid to amplify the impression that the Duterte administration’s “brutal crackdown on the drug trade” has obtained widespread public support, a US-based democracy and human rights watchdog said in a report released on Tuesday. “Reports of commenters paid to manipulate the online information […]

“Keyboard army” amplifying impression of support for Duterte’s drug war — report

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/15 November) — Members of a “keyboard army” are being paid to amplify the impression that the Duterte administration’s “brutal crackdown on the drug trade” has obtained widespread public support, a US-based democracy and human rights watchdog said in a report released on Tuesday. “Reports of commenters paid to manipulate the online information […]

Student communicators urged to verify “news” shared on social media

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews/02 October) — Consumers of news and information should verify and fact-check what’s being spread on social media to avoid becoming victims of so-called fake news or disinformation, resource persons from various media organizations said in a seminar here last week. The seminar, titled “Journalism in the Age of Truth, Trolls and Fake News,” […]

BEYOND THE FOUR WALLS: Reflecting on the killings for “better Philippines” 

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/29 July) – The world is very opinionated, thanks to social media. Even a nine-year old may now react directly to a shared post on a politician’s decision or a starlet’s narcissism on her selection as the sexiest. And a minor can draw direct and sometimes unkind responses, too. This child could be […]

Calling all Vis-Min schools! Avail of this #DigitalThumbprint Program #WonderfulPH

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If there is one thing that the youth of today should really understand and take to heart, it is how they should act safely and responsibly online. I’m sure you’ve seen posts (or two!) by young ones these days that can really raise eyebrows, can disappoint friends and even break the hearts of their own parents and loved ones. It’s undeniable that the youth of today can act careless and can be reckless with their own digital footprints. That’s why I’m really glad that Globe Telecom has joined forces with Optus and Singtel in launching Digital Thumbprint, an award winning program

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10+ WordPress Plugins Must Haves To Manage Your Blog

1.) Jetpack – I recommend this plugin a must have in every blogs or website. I believe this plugin is what completes a blog site. The features it offers are very helpful to make the blog look good and function well. 2.) WordPress SEO by Yoast- This plugin is noted as one of the best WordPress […]

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15 Things Muslims Should Stop Doing On Social Media

Social media is a great tool to spread valuable and inspiring information. While there’s a part of me that has been shaped around its use, I noticed few things that are inappropriate due to people using it. While the growth of social media continues to expand, I hope that Muslims start using social media properly. I’m…

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Join this CDO Bloggers-led blogging and social media workshop

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Blogging has truly evolved. From just sharing your personal thoughts on your online diary or journal, blogging has now turned into a very viable communication medium and even an opportunity to earn money. More and more people (and businesses) now want to learn how to start a blog and how …

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Speaking about social media in a US Embassy event in Palawan

This Mindanao blogger received a special invitation not too long ago. The US Embassy Manila folks asked if I wanted to speak about social media, blogging and citizen journalism in a two-day, all expenses paid eco-tourism workshop in Palawan. As an International Visitor Leadership Program alumnus, I was invited to …

Speaking during Social Media Day 2013

I was invited to be the keynote speaker during a Social Media Day 2013 event held at SM City Cagayan de Oro last Sunday, June 30, 2013. The said Social Media Day or SMDay event was just one of the hundreds being celebrated all over the world that day. I …

Join the Social Media Influencers Summit 2013 in Cebu City

Are you interested to learn all about the best social media practices in the Philippines from top industry leaders? Do you want to learn how you can maximize social media for your personal or business advancement? Do you want to know how you can promot…

Join the Social Media Influencers Summit 2013 in Cebu City

Are you interested to learn all about the best social media practices in the Philippines from top industry leaders? Do you want to learn how you can maximize social media for your personal or business advancement? Do you want to know how you can promot…