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Posts Tagged ‘Big City Talk’

10 Civic Social Media things that are great about Brum


The social media scene in Birmingham is great at self organising and full of proactive people who make stuff happen. Common for everyone is the commitment to carry out ideas and trying out new things, in turn; helping others do the same. Through collaboration and a common passion for Birmingham and the people who live […]

An award for online civic activism in Birmingham – you can vote!


As the awards site itself says: Who do you think should win the first ever Midlands Media Awards People’s Choice Award? This award will recognise an individual or group that has used social media tools to make a difference. The four candidates are the Brum Bloggers Social Media Surgeries,  the Big City Talk site, the […]