Posts Tagged "social media"

DUMC 2.0 launched

  • DUMC 2.0 launched
  • DUMC 2.0 launched
  • DUMC 2.0 launched
  • DUMC 2.0 launched
  • DUMC 2.0 launched
  • DUMC 2.0 launched
  • DUMC 2.0 launched
  • DUMC 2.0 launched
  • DUMC 2.0 launched
A few months ago, we began working on the DUMC website as the previous website was dated and did not serve the functional needs of the church. After much planning, sweat and endless keystrokes, here's how the landing page of the www.dumc.my website looks like.

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TheBackpackr beats The Great China Firewall!

TheBackpackr beats The Great China Firewall!
Oh well... the battle was fun while it lasted, though it didn't carry on for too long. Upon arriving in Beijing, China, I was presented with an Internet connection in my hotel that totally blocked YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Blogspot and many other sites (I wrote about it here). Sure I had heard about the issues before arriving in China, and…

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TheBackpackr vs The Great China Firewall

TheBackpackr vs The Great China Firewall
And so... I have arrived in China, and have already been warmly welcomed by The Great China Firewall. Facebook, nope. Twitter, nope. Gmail, nope. Blogspot, nope. And many other websites - all NOPE! Only Foursquare and LinkedIn work, among a few other international social media websites. It's no wonder the local Facebook / Twitter clones known as Weibo and RenRen…

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Social media disaster: Energizer Night Race 2011

Social media disaster: Energizer Night Race 2011
As a proponent of social media, we know how important it is to be transparent and to treat everybody with utmost respect. One golden rule that I uphold is, "whether a person is online or face-to-face, treat them the same". However, we oftentimes¬†witness brands / companies disrespect people online, just because they leave negative comments. It is seemingly too easy…

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Interactive Tools & Toys to Engage Your Audience

Interactive Tools & Toys to Engage Your Audience
In September, I had the pleasure of giving a presentation to various SMEs in Malaysia as part of an initiative by DiGi to help promote social media and online marketing to assist businesses improve themselves. After the pleasantries, Fan Chen Yip, Group Account Director for Carat Malaysia spoke, providing lots of statistics proving how there will be a huge increase…

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