| Apr 16, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Twitter is getting a makeover amid concerns that its user growth is slowing.
The social media platform updated its home page Wednesday, offering visitors the option to click on several popular topics without signing into an account.
| Apr 14, 2015
| 12:13 PM
Hitting a home run with your pitches takes practice, but you have to start somewhere. Here are my best tips for pitching journalists, myself included.
Don't send what's called Twitter spam. Some people are unfamiliar with the term and take great offense...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 12:41 PM
Bruce Eric Kaplan, the author and illustrator of a new memoir, “I Was a Child” (Blue Rider: 193 pp., $25.95), simultaneously holds two of the most coveted day jobs on the planet. He's a TV writer (he has worked on “Seinfeld,”...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 3:01 PM
Snapchat hasn’t revealed many usage statistics over the last year, but Chief Executive Evan Spiegel let out a little tidbit Monday, saying that more than 40 million users watched the Coachella “Our Story” on the social media app over the...
| May 10, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Buford peeks through the greenery in Disneyland's Critter Country. Jane walks atop a perch near Main Street Station. And Giovanni majestically poses on the cliffs of Grizzly Peak, safely out of reach of park guests.
In a theme park inspired by the...
| May 18, 2015
| 4:02 PM
They're gonna need a bigger Twitter. An organization studying great white sharks is enjoying some welcome attention after one of the creatures they've been monitoring, Mary Lee, started gaining a loyal social media following.
@MaryLeeShark is the fake...
| May 17, 2015
| 4:23 PM
They're gonna need a bigger Twitter.
An organization studying great white sharks is enjoying some welcome attention after one of the creatures they've been monitoring started gaining a loyal social media following. @MaryLeeShark is the fake Twitter...
| May 16, 2015
JAMES CITY — Angela Stanford is assembly-line consistent. She has played in each of the LPGA Tour's 11 events at Kingsmill, made the cut each time and twice tied for fifth. Moreover, she's among only two golfers to finish among the top-20 money...
| May 12, 2015
| 11:01 AM
Back in February, I wrote a column about 5 engaging ways to share social media content. I provided examples with a straightforward way, an alternative way and a bit of reasoning to tie it all together. I ended it with the promise of more in a future...
| May 12, 2015
| 9:52 AM
There’s just one problem with Mark Baratelli’s success in the food truck business: It hasn’t left much time for his Daily City blog lately.
Baratelli, 39, is the founder of Food Truck Bazaar, a thriving Orlando business that...
| May 11, 2015
| 7:26 PM
Bangor Area schools chief Frank DeFelice has defended the suspension of 10 high school students who used Twitter to criticize two students who wore Chick-fil-A shirts during a Gay-Straight Alliance event.
The students were suspended for bullying and for...