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Posts Tagged ‘wxwm’

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 […]

How online sharing and collaboration turn ideas into reality


A few weeks ago West by West Midlands 2 (WxWM) was held at the Spotted Dog in Digbeth. An event inspired by the success of the first ‘impromptu’ WxWM event back in April. It’s an event designed to get people together, to discuss and share ideas about the things they love about the internet.