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June 3rd, 2010

Voce at D8

Voce’s Matt Podboy is currently attending D8 Conference, the annual tech event put on by Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher of The Wall Street Journal. Matt is posting updates to Twitter of the interesting take-aways from the speakers, including Steve Jobs, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Comcast COO Steve Burke, Steve Case and more. Attending D8 is […]

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June 1st, 2010

Talking User Experience at WordCamp Chicago

Here at Voce I fill the role of user experience design lead, so my presentation at WordCamp Chicago, titled UX Flight Check will be along those lines. Here’s a preview of what you can look forward to: Whether you’re developing your own custom site, customizing an existing theme or simply adding a few final touches […]

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May 7th, 2010

Social Media Breakfast, Boston- Creating Brand Advocates

I consider it a privilege, living in Boston, to be associated with one of the most active, creative and just plain smart groups of social media thinkers in the world. One of our regular gatherings s the Social Media Breakfast, which takes place in many cities, but was founded (as was PodCamp) right here in […]

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April 26th, 2010

Impressions From New Communications Forum

This past week, I attended the New Communications Forum, birthplace of the Society for New Communications Research. It was my first visit (finally) to this event, and as expected there was lots to learn, discuss—and ask. Here are some impressions of the sessions I attended, along with samples of in-the-moment Twitter commentary: Tuesday opening keynote […]

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March 29th, 2010

The Conversation: Helping Artists Find Their Way

While attending The Conversation, where I was leading a panel as part of Voce’s sponsorship of the event, I was talking with someone about where the film industry at all levels are in their usage of social media. Part of that had me mentioning my belief that there’s unfortunately very little cross-disciplinary reading going on. […]

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March 8th, 2010

More Info on The Conversation

As mentioned before, Voce is one of the sponsors of The Conversation, an event being organized by Scott Kirsner and others that’s meant to get storytellers and others talking about how to connect with the audience in a multimedia way. Scott has now posted some of the details of the sessions that will be happening […]

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February 8th, 2010

LaunchCamp; Boston Conference Underscores Need for More “101,” Not Less

I recently had the pleasure of attending LaunchCamp in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The event, organized by Todd Van Hoosear and Chuck Tanowitz of Fresh Ground Communications (and both former colleagues), was a new one but took place in partnership with the long-running Social Media Breakfast and the Social Media Club. The partnership implied that a number […]

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January 28th, 2010

Doug Haslam Joins Voce

We’ve been quietly sitting on this news for a while now, but it’s indeed official, this week Doug Haslam joined Voce Communications, and yeah, we’re very fired up to have Doug batting for our team. As some of you know, Doug comes to us with a background working for smart independents like Shift and Topaz, […]

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January 6th, 2010

Voce’s Chris Scott at WordCamp Atlanta

No sooner does he catch his breath from presenting at WordCamp Orlando (recaps and commentary on that coming shortly) than Voce’s Chris Scott announces he’ll be speaking at WordCamp Atlanta: I’ll cover some common examples seen in plugins, themes, and tutorials that are either the “wrong” way to do it, not the “WordPress way”, or […]

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January 4th, 2010

John Welton Named PR Specialist of the Year

Do you know Voce’s John Welton? You should since he was just named Public Relations Specialist of the Year by ChannelInsider. Here’s their write-up: Welton brings to the table a level of professionalism that one might sometimes describe as understated. But it’s effective. Journalists appreciate him for anticipating their needs on a story, while he […]

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