February 25, 2013

Video: Talking Social Media and the Oscars with KATV

Filed under: Culture,Current Events,Social Media,Video — Emily Reeves @ 12:13 pm

This morning, I sat down with KATV to talk about the social media buzz during last night’s Oscars ceremony. See the video here:
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February 4, 2013

Video: Super Bowl Social Media Reactions

Filed under: Current Events,Social Media,Video — Emily Reeves @ 8:54 am

This morning I talked to KATV about social media reactions to last night’s Super Bowl. Check out the video here.

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February 1, 2013

Videos: Snapchat Interviews

Filed under: Culture,Current Events,Stone Ward,Video — Emily Reeves @ 7:54 am

This week I talked to both KATV (our local ABC station) and KARK (our local NBC station) about popular photo and video sharing app Snapchat that has become very popular with teenagers. You can check out the two videos here:

KATV
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Here is the link to the KARK interview.

November 7, 2012

Video: Recapping the Election’s Social Media Activity

Filed under: Current Events,Social Media,Video — Emily Reeves @ 9:05 am

After a late night watching the conversations online, I talked with KATV this morning to recap some key moments throughout the day. Check it out here:

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November 5, 2012

Video: Election Day and Social Media

Filed under: Current Events,Social Media,Video — Emily Reeves @ 7:35 pm

Here is a little preview of what I’ll be talking about tomorrow night at KATV. Be sure to tune in on channel 7 in Little Rock (and you can watch the live stream here for those not in state).

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November 2, 2012

Your 2012 Arkansas Election Social Media Cheat Sheet

Filed under: Current Events,Social Media — Emily Reeves @ 11:08 am

I am excitedly preparing to follow the election day commentary and action through social media channels. To do this, I’ve been working on my “cheat sheet” and thought it might be valuable to some of my fellow Arkansans. Be sure to let me know if I missed anything or should add anything. I am looking forward to election day!

General hashtag to follow for nationwide conversations on election day: #election2012

Presidential Election

A Twitter list that includes the presidential candidates and their spouses, and the VP candidates.

Barack Obama (D) – incumbent

Mitt Romney (R)

Arkansas Elections

Arkansas Election Guide

General hashtag to follow for Arkansas conversations on election day: #arpx (Arkansas politics)

A Twitter list for the official Arkansas political parties.

Arkansas Democrats

Arkansas Republicans

US Senate Elections: None this year.

US House of Representatives

Districts Map

A Twitter list of all House candidates for Arkansas.

District 1 (NE AR)

Hashtag for District 1 election conversations: #ar1

Rick Crawford (R) – incumbent

Scott Ellington (D)

District 2 (Central AR)

Hashtag for District 2 election conversations: #ar2

Tim Griffin (R) – incumbent

Herb Rule (D)

District 3 (NW AR)

Hashtag for District 3 election conversations: #ar3

Steve Womack (R) – incumbent

District 4 (S/SW AR)

Hashtag for District 4 election conversations: #ar4

(current is Mike Ross – D)

Thomas Cotton (R)

Gene Jeffress (D)

Arkansas Legislature: Hashtag for state legislature election conversations: #arleg

October 5, 2012

Video: Twitter and the Debate

Filed under: Current Events,Social Media,Video — Emily Reeves @ 9:10 am

This morning I visited with KATV about the explosion of Twitter during Wednesday night’s debate. Check out the video here:

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September 4, 2012

Video: Presidential Campaigns and Social Media

Filed under: Culture,Current Events,Social Media — Emily Reeves @ 7:52 am

This morning, I talked to KATV about the presidential campaigns’ use of social media. You can read more about the campaigns’ use of digital communications channels over on the Waiting for the Elevator blog. And check out the interview video here:

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