Reserving multiple usernames on social media sites

A screengrab of the spreadsheet, with scribbles on it to illustrate how it works

On more than one occasion I’ve had to set up multiple social media accounts. This is a list of hints and tips that I have collected along the way – including my Excel Username Checker – which quickly checks which Twitter and Facebook usernames are available. […]

Facebook Tips: Updating by email, and turn off auto-replies

You may be aware that you can update your personal Facebook profile by email. Log in to Facebook, then visit http://www.facebook.com/mobile/ and you can find your own personal “update Facebook” email address. Anything sent to that email address (from any account) will be posted on your wall – you can even add pictures to the […]

Social Networking for Charities: MyActionAid.com

Last week I went to a peer sharing event organised by oneworld about social networking. The session started with a chat about MyActionaid.org.uk.

Myactionaid is a social network for people raising money for the charity ActionAid.It allows each fund raiser to blog about their exploits, and add photos etc onto their profile. Supporters can comment, […]