• 30
    Jun
    2011

    Today, June 30, marks the second annual Social Media Day, and event created by the ever-popular Mashable. People are gathering all across the country in honor of this occasion. While happy hours and in-person gatherings are fun for some, we at Beekeeper like to put our own spin on #SMDayDC. Check out how the Beekeeper Bee celebrated today:

    Built our hive of friends by pollinating our Twitter feed and Facebook page.

  • 20
    Aug
    2010
  • 01
    Jul
    2010

    The following was originally published on Colin Delaney’s blog, E-politics.  Had to share my wisdom with our Hive Talkin’ readers as well!!

    As a self-confessed Foursquare addict, I’ll admit I am a bit biased in writing this post. I can’t wait to see all of my favorite businesses, organizations and candidates get in on the craze. And I’m far from alone.

    So just why is there so much excitement about this new tech tool?…

  • 10
    May
    2010

    Beekeeper Group will be hosting two intensive advocacy workshops on May 26th. Each session will run for 2.5 hours and will be limited to 20 attendees only. By keeping each session small we can concentrate on the details of incorporating these important tactics into your advocacy programs. And yes, we do plan to get into the weeds here. We will walk you through each step of setting-up and managing your presences, reaching out to your supporters, buying advertising, determining and tracking your ROI, and most importantly, helping you find ways to get buy-in from your Board or your…

  • 26
    Apr
    2010

    Last week, at the Politics Online Conference 2010, a panel of industry experts assessed some of the top online tools and platforms in terms of their effectiveness for politics and advocacy. The panel also delivered thoughts on the future viability of these platforms by rating them either as a “FAIL – At Risk” (meaning the platform was potentially at risk), or “<3″ – [A.K.A the heart emoticon] (meaning the platform was likely to succeed or continue to succeed). As soon as we get the video of the panel we will post the discussion segments. But, in the meantime, here is a list of some…