Category Archives: Sports

Digital engagement in the sports industry: CFL examples from VPDigital.com

I recently spoke with VPDigital.com about life in the digital media industry and what we were doing at the Canadian Football League to engage our fans. 2011 was a great year for the CFL in the digital space, especially on … Continue reading

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How Twitter made me cry: Thoughts from a community manager

I never thought Twitter would make me cry. When I launched the CFL’s social media presence in 2009, I did so because I loved talking football with people. I never considered myself a ‘community manager’. I was just another CFL … Continue reading

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Curiosity is King: Creating the digital autograph

One of the amazing things about having a 14-month old son is having the opportunity to witness his curiosity at the simple things in life – touching tree bark for the first time, smelling a raw onion or simply banging … Continue reading

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TweetUp Tale: Why working with good people is important

Working with good people is important – this statement is pretty obvious. We don’t always have the opportunity to work with good people, but when the opportunity does arise, what a difference it makes. This is a tale of a … Continue reading

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Is Twitter creating a generation of tattletales?

While Twitter can bring people closer together and create great conversations and connections, it may also be creating a generation of tattletales thanks to the intense scrutiny it allows society to place on each other. Continue reading

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