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Why do I need Twitter if I have Facebook? Social Graph Vs Interest Graph

Posted: July 17, 2014 at 11:09 pm

Many of you might be thinking, “why should I bother with twitter when I have Facebook”?  Here we will tell you why, and point out the differences between twitter and Facebook. Although Facebook in the last few years has copied some features from twitter, such as allowing the use of hashtags and introducing a “follow” […]

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A Brief Introduction to Twitter

Posted: July 8, 2014 at 9:25 pm

Many of you have asked us about Twitter, hence this post is dedicated to demystifying Twitter in the hope that more of you will soon be active Twitter users. This is particularly important for the journalists and digital campaigners amongst you. We will begin with an introduction to the micro-blogging social media platform, Twitter. The uses of Twitter […]

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How to Organize a Social Media Advocacy Campaign

Posted: July 7, 2014 at 9:20 am   /   Twitter, Twitter, Twitter, النشاط الرقمي

In this post we will take you through a step-by-step interactive presentation on how to organize a successful social media advocacy campaign. You can follow those steps through the interactive presentation below or by reading the text blow the presentation. Below are the steps that we recommend you follow when you are planning a social media […]

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Choosing a Blog Platform: Blogger, WordPress and Tumblr

Posted: June 5, 2014 at 8:53 am   /   Featured, Featured

We want to help you to start blogging! So, for simplicity, the most popular (and free) blog platforms are discussed and compared below to help you decide what would work best for you. Opening a blog is as easy as opening an email account; the hard part is creating the content and keeping the blog […]

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Why you need a blog in the age of twitter and Facebook

Posted: June 5, 2014 at 8:26 am   /   Blogging, Blogging

If you’ve heard/read the interviews with our guests: blogger/author Amir Ahmad Nasr and cultural analyst Omnia Shawkat you should be convinced by now that blogging remains an important tool even in the age of social media. Below we have distilled their words of wisdom on why blogging still matters in the age of Facebook and […]

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