Tag Archives: Online Communities

• Help Choose LA’s Best Bartender 2011

Help Choose LA’s Best Bartender 2011

Help Choose LA’s Best Bartender 2011 Enter now Our first best bartender contest-competition in 2010 got such a great response, we are making it bigger and better for 2011. This is not a typical bartender competition. Our purpose is to celebrate your favorite bartenders and to crown one of them as LA’s Best Bartender for […]

Philly: Tweet your beer order at ballpark, man with cold beer comes running

Philly: Tweet your beer order at ballpark, man with cold beer comes running

A CITIZENS Bank Park vendor is on Twitter. Tweet him during a game, and he’ll deliver a fresh beer to your seat. Ladies and gentlemen: I present the first practical use of Twitter. No more waiting for the beer man to finally wander down your aisle. No more hustling off to stand in line for […]

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• A Short Conversation Between Wine Writers About Wine as Art. Or Not.

A Short Conversation Between Wine Writers About Wine as Art. Or Not.

“If there’s one thing that Twitter is good for, it’s having meta conversations quietly in a room full of people talking about something else. Yesterday I posted Gerald Asher’s keynote speech to the Symposium for Professional Wine Writers. Towards the end of that speech he said something which sparked a conversation between a few of […]

• Top 5 Mistakes Wineries Make On Facebook

Top 5 Mistakes Wineries Make On Facebook

5. Not Embracing the Human Element As the Internet is evolving, it is becoming inherently more human. You can’t just setup a website, or in this case a Facebook Page and hope people love you and your content! In order to embrace the human element, it is wise to show your audience what you look […]

• Ever drink & tweet? Regret it? Here's plugin help for 'drunk dialers'

Ever drink & tweet? Regret it? Here's plugin help for 'drunk dialers'

Regretting that drunken tweet from Friday? Did your mom’s reply to your 3 a.m. Facebook video post reveal that, in the sober light of morning, it might not have been a good idea? Help is just a download away. “The Social Media Sobriety Test,” a free Firefox plug-in from online-security company Webroot, lets users name […]

• Twitter set to start selling wine through their Fledgling Initiative

Twitter set to start selling wine through their Fledgling Initiative

Micro Blogging industry giant Twitter has announced that they are all set to start selling wine under their Fledgling Initiative. The company said that they would contribute $5 for every bottle sold to Room to Read.