Understanding Social Media Measurement on Oct 18

We have confirmed details for our next event so you can mark your calendars for October 18, 2011! Featured Presenter: Tara Coomans (SMCHI president) will present an overview of the social media measurement/metrics landscape. UPDATE 2011-10-25: Here are the slides from Tara’s presentation on Slideshare.net. UPDATE 2011-10-26: Member Peter Liu created a Tweetdoc with all […]

Notes from How to Buy Social Media Services

Our event last night was sold out at 100 live tickets and countless more who joined us online via the video stream and the Twitter chat throughout Hawaii and the mainland. Chuck Lasker organized a group on Kauai, April Williams joined us from Chicago, the list goes on! In case you missed it, you can […]

Curious about using video for business?

You already know there are lots of ways to create content, but chances are you’ve not tried video. Maybe your afraid of the technical aspects. Maybe you’re shy. Maybe you think its got to be perfectly produced and polished. Steve Garfield has some pretty heavy production chops, but his new book Get Seen (not an […]

SMCHI May 2011 Recap: Q & A with Phyllis Khare and Peter Liu

We’re a little late on our review from May’s Social Media Club Meeting and we hope you’ll forgive our tardiness. We want to keep you updated, but sometimes our imperfections get in the way. This month’s imperfections? Tardiness. Last month, well, it was technical difficulties. May’s SMCHI meeting featured two guest speakers, who joined us […]

Professional Member Rob Bertholf Puts Klout and Hawaii on the Map

Imagine, a dark room crowded with bubbling bunson burners and other methodical devices. A lone man snickering to himself as he drips one sinister-looking fluid into a previously innocent solution which leads to a wild explosion followed by  the cry of “EUREKA!” The image of the mad scientist isn’t so different from another near and […]

Using and tracking hashtags in Hawaii's Twitter stream

If you use hashtags on your personal or professional Twitter account, then you know their power. Hashtags make searching topics on Twitter easier and allow others to more easily catch up on a particular topic’s conversation. Sometimes #hashtags add humor or context to a Twitter conversation. #Hashtags are used for kinds of topics and conversations […]

Dec 15: Hawaii Social Media Year in Review

As the Hawaii chapter of the international Social Media Club organization, we have completed two years of free outreach to the community of businesses, nonprofits, government, and educators. We have seen enormous change and a tremendous adoption of social media practices here in the ʻaina and we want to celebrate you. Tag your conversations with […]

November 9: Building a Social Media Strategy

For our November, 2010 program, we will dive deeper into the age old question: “How?!” With over 91 million web pages dedicated to telling the world about social media, we’re pulling in local experts to give us their insights on developing a social media strategy relevant to the Hawaii market. Many times, the focus is […]

Join Us at the Hawaii Social Media Summit! Oct 5th

Technology News Bytes is presenting their annual one-day technology expo and this year they are honoring Social Media and supporting YOU in numerous ways: There are several featured speakers (local and mainland experts) with a full day of seminars, luncheon, and exhibits. (Rob Bertholf, Dan Zelikman, Jesse Stay, Nate Riggs, Andy Beal, Simon Fiddian, Eric […]

July 13: Music and Social Media

Music is in the air! Join us on Tuesday, July 13 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. for a look at how musicians and music industry professionals use and benefit from social media! We will have our usual enlightened discussion about best practices in social media AND we will have live music at this event in […]