Found/interesting: 28 Dec to 5 Feb

Look what I found interesting: Why I’m going dark for purdah – Steph explains why he won’t be blogging during the election period. (I won’t be writing about work stuff during that time either for the same reasons, but intend to resume blogging about other interests and this could be a good time to do […]


Teacamp this Thursday

Just a reminder that there’s a Teacamp this Thursday at 4pm for anyone interested in networking with the Govwebbies. As usual it’s at Cafe Zest, upstairs in House of Fraser on Victoria Street. This promises to be a good ‘un including a run-through by Jenny from MoJ on the great stuff they’ve been doing using […]


Found/interesting: 6-14 Jan

Have a load of links on me. Blimey @joswinson thanks @tom_watson – Simon Dickson notes a first as Parliamentary business spills over onto Twitter. CivicSurf » DFID Blog Coaching – The DFID bloggers experiment is proving its value, and growing. The 5 stages of Twitter acceptance – Denial > microblogging. I think I’m on the […]


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Definitive list of commercial listening tools

Mashable has this list of the top ten reputation tracking tools worth paying for. Re-blogged here for those who enjoyed my four methods and 40 tools for doing the same thing for free.


Four methods and 40 free tools for listening… continued

There are hundreds of tools you *could* use to monitor social media sites for discussions about your stuff. So how do you choose? In this and a previous post, I’ve rounded up 40 of the best free tools, and suggested that, despite the bewildering choice, there are only four ways of putting those tools together […]