Social Media

Eat your heart out Justin Bieber you''ll never out-twitter Ó Muilleoir

30 Mar 2015Nick Garbutt Politics, Social Media

Scope stops off in South Belfast to examine politicians on social media and stumbles across the politician who out-tweets Obama.  

Lagan Valley MLAs on Twitter: what's the worst that could happen?

15 Mar 2015Ryan Miller Politics, Social Media

The Shakespearean horror of one MLA's destruction through salvation dominates our latest social media overview, as Scope turns to the greater Lisburn area (no doubt a big influence on the bard).

East Belfast MLAs on Twitter: the calm before the storm

4 Mar 2015Nick Garbutt Politics, Social Media

Scope visits East Belfast soon to be the scene of a ferocious General Election contest to check out its MLAs online activity. 

Phil Flanagan MLA: an apology

26 Feb 2015Nick Garbutt Politics, Social Media

In a recent article Scope described Phil Flanagan MLA as a “bad boy of Twitter."

Fermanagh and S Tyrone: a silent Minister and a Twitter "bad boy"

23 Feb 2015Nick Garbutt Politics, Social Media

After gritty North Belfast, our Twitter tour sees us seeking out the MLAs of the idyllic countryside of Fermanagh and South Tyrone whose steeples are far from dreary.

Demystifying Social Media Security

20 Nov 2014Ian Kelly ICTSocial Media, security

How much personal information are you sharing unknowingly on Social Media? And to what sort of people? Arm yourself with the knowledge to be able to protect you and your family from potential harm.

Step by step guide to creating a social media strategy

15 Sep 2014Nick Garbutt Social Media

Organisations no longer see social media as an optional extra, it's now and integral part of any communications strategy. This guide will give you a few tips to get started.

Reaching Out: Connecting Older People – Getting your message across

12 Jun 2014Roisin Kelly Reaching Out: Connecting Older PeopleTraining, Social Media

The ROCOP programme recently held training on how to create a key message for their Big Lottery, Reaching Out: Connecting Older People project,

Coffee, Donuts and Cats at NICVA's Second Annual Tweetup Event

12 Apr 2013Lisa McElherron ICT, Policy & Public Affairs, CommunicationsSocial Media

The chairs were barely stacked away after last year's successful Tweetup before people started asking when we could have another one, so on 10 April, over seventy people gathered at NICVA to share their experiences and advice on using social media.