Search Results for 'Writing To A Friend'

writing to a friend

June 18, 2015 More

writing a letter to a friend who is moving

June 13, 2015 More

Writing for Social Media

Social media has given us a new outlet to communicate with friends and colleagues while also giving us a new vocabulary. As Loraine Antrim points out: we now “blog” and “tweet” and “text”[,] read “blooks” and “microblogs”[,] and are concerned about “trackbacks.” A colon and parantheses signal our emotions (“:)”) and three letters can signal […]

January 5, 2011 More

Operation Layla

It’s funny how much you can get to know a person via social media. While it doesn’t replace the in-depth friendship you form fromface-to-face interactions, connecting with people through blogs/twitter/facebook does provide some insight into the character of a person. I first “met” Layla (or @ohdearitslayla as I know her from Twitter) when I joined […]

March 11, 2011 More

Web Presence on a Penny

It’s not surprising that non-profits have revolutionized web design and social media. Since they run on volunteers and donations, it was only a matter of time before they integrated good web design principles with interactive social media tools (and let’s not forget social media is changing nonprofits, too). Some of my favorite web sites are […]

January 18, 2011 More

VOTW: Vote for Animals & Autism Alliance

As part of my degree program, I have to secure a technical writing internship before I graduate. Since I ultimately want to work in the not-for-profit sector, I chose to seek out an internship with a local animal shelter, Polk County Humane Society. I’m really excited to get to work, so I’ve been obsessively looking […]

September 9, 2010 More