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Google+ Growing

July 12, 2011


Mashable just reported that Google+ will be reaching 10 million users shortly and in the past 32 to 34 hours there have been 2.2 million people who have joined. No other social network has seen that growth. It’s important to note that these numbers are coming in from a third party source, Google has not […]

Social Media to the Rescue! So long @WhiteyBulger.

June 23, 2011


Having lived in Boston (& currently living in Somerville) and having family that has long been from the area, I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to mention that emerging media helped to bring down James Joseph “Whitey” Bulger. He was the notorious leader of the Winter Hill Gang (a group of criminals located in Somerville). […]

Dressing Room Confessions

June 1, 2011


With new media emerging almost as fast as we finally learn how to champion, “old media” what’s caught my interest lately is that consumers are asking their friends, followers and family to improve and validate their buying decisions. I read about it on and almost immediately I realized that just before I sat down […]

The Uprising of New Media

May 17, 2011


Welcome to my blog on emerging media. I am a graduate student in the Integrated Marketing Communication program at West Virginia University. My professional background is in resource development in higher education and hospitality marketing. The purpose of this blog is to provide insight around emerging media trends and how it influences our decisions and […]