Hashtags, we’ve all seen them – the symbol formerly known as pound (#) placed before a word or group of words within a Tweet, engaging users to search and find related topics of interest in the Twittersphere. The purpose of the tag is to assist people in searching for related topics and labels online – […]
Author Archive for: Michelle Murray
About Michelle Murray
Event Coordinator & Fund Development Officer– SHARE Family & Community Services
Born and raised in Northern Ontario, Michelle has spent the last 13 years living in Banff and British Columbia. She has always had a desire to market, promote, and share through music, community, and social awareness.
Michelle spends her days working for SHARE Family & Community Services, a non- profit, independent, and community based organization providing leadership and programs in response to the social needs of the residents of the Tri-Cities (Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Anmore and Belcarra), New Westminster and adjacent communities.
Michelle starting blogging back in the “MySpace” days, and she always shot from the hip and wrote from the heart. She thinks of herself as extremely funny, but only her dad and best friend laugh at her jokes. foodie and home cook; Michelle auditioned for MasterChef Canada this summer, and while her dish got rave reviews, she did not make it onto the show. While bummed at not being able to participate in any Mystery Box Challenges on the show, Michelle continues to shop farmers markets and make all her food from scratch.
Entries by Michelle Murray
I’m a Foodie, plain and simple. I know what I like and how I want it to taste, and I want to know where I can get the best of what I like – thankfully in this social world there’s an app for that (well quite a few). They can lead you to fantastic restaurants, […]
When I found out I was chosen to speak at this years’ Social Media Camp – I literally danced in my driveway – Seriously, I’m not kidding, you can ask my boyfriend (or the neighbours who think I’m nuts). You see, having the opportunity to share a passion with like minded people is very appealing; […]
On December 21, 2012, a Sarnia, Ontario man changed the way the world looked at space. Chris Hadfield, or @Cmdr_Hadfield as he’s known to over 400,000 followers on Twitter, has spent the last three months sharing pictures, stories and songs from the International Space Station. He is forever changing the way we communicate with astronauts. Chris […]
Recently, I was asked by someone why their content wasn’t going viral. What was their Social Media Manager doing wrong, with the content given, and how could it be fixed so that all their (companies) content was Re-Tweeted, and Shared. While there is no real answer to this question, you must stop looking at your Social Media […]
When I was younger, I wrote all my thoughts fears and dreams into a little black book—when that book was filled, I’d buy another copy, exactly the same, and continue on. I’d write for hours just about growing up mainly – and boys…I think if I looked back on some of those journals now (if […]