Posts with category Meetups

Cali - new Content Editor The Community Manager

Your New Content Editor…and Your Content

Hi, I’m Cali! I’m thrilled to be joining The Community Manager as Content Editor, which means I’ll be lassoing blog posts from, well, you. More on that in just a minute. You might know me as @caligater. Or perhaps we’ve connected if you participated in #reverb10 or #reverb11—an end-of-year blogging project I worked on with […]

Community Manager Appreciation Day #CMAD

Happy Community Manager Appreciation Day! #CMAD

In 2010, Jeremiah Owyang declared every 4th Monday in January as “Community Manager Appreciation Day.”  This day is meant to recognize and celebrate efforts of community managers around the world using social media to improve customer experiences.  Or so says the Wikipedia page. As we all know, there are quite a few community managers out […]

Tweet Drive

Community Managers are the Best Philanthropists

This holiday season, I have been writing post after post about social good and giving back because of my global toy drive, Tweet Drive, which is in its second year and seeing a lot of positive results. While the success is exciting, the way that others have started to rally around not only this cause […]


Interviewing Community Leaders for Fun and Traffic

About a month ago I started my community manager job at eVenues. It’s a small tech startup based in Seattle that has spent three years quietly putting together a online marketplace for meeting rooms and event spaces. We’re still pretty small, and although we have a pretty good list of meeting rooms in Seattle and […]

NYC #CMmeetup 8/23 – Social Media Management Tools: Is There One That Does It All?

Last week we invited Katie Van Domelen from CoTweet, Mike Perrone from SocialFlow, Julien Emery from HootSuite, and Ro Gupta from Disqus in to discuss each of their respective tools and share some thoughts on today’s sm tools. Here’s how it went down: Photo-Sharing? Mike: SocialFlow supports multimedia publishing/optimizing. Photos especially generate a lot of […]