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Friday Linx: Cat cafe edition

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Friday Linx is a recurring feature on our blog. We’re aiming to bring you a collection of links worth a read and cute cat video to ease you into the weekend. You may be surprised to learn this is in fact a real phenomena in Japan. You’ll also find items on Storytelling, Facebook, social media tools below, and training opportunities below.

Onto the links!

M&R Research Labs did a storytelling webinar with NTEN last week and they’ve graciously posted the slides and the Q&A, worth a read.

This research from Constant Contact on Facebook events has been going around the web and generating a lot of posts. We might take up the topic in the future, but I can say definitively as someone that very successfully promotes events that Facebook doesn’t add a lot to the picture and it isn’t the future.

Tools are a dime a dozen, but it’s always interesting to see which ones people are using at the enterprise level.

This post provides some refreshing food for thought on creative ways to use Facebook ads.

And finally, some interesting training/learning opportunities coming up include:

 


About Raven Brooks

Executive director of Netroots Foundation and Netroots Nation.