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Three tips for running a great tweetup

Last week I was fortunate enough to attend the Farnborough International Airshow as a guest of Raytheon’s #meetRay tweetup. As a bit of an aviation geek, I enjoyed the day tremendously – there’s a lot to be said for gaining VIP access (and shelter from the rain) – but what I found really impressive was

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The Swarovski SCVNGR hunt – our impressions

This weekend, FreshNetworks checked out the Swarovski Discover Your Light event, to experience a luxury brand social media campaign using SCVNGR. SCVNGR is a check-in app that sets users tasks or “challenges” to complete at certain locations. First impressions On arrival at the London Horticultural Society we were impressed to see hundreds of people queued

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Media140 – Social Media in London

Almost every event organsier talks about creating an engaged and involved audience. Sadly it rarely happens. On Thursday I spoke at the Media140, a Social Media Meetup in London. The event was mostly dominated by Social Media agencies and consultants. There was a lively atmosphere, a loud shouty man and most of all, lots of

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