links for 2009-04-27

Adam Tinworth
Adam Tinworth
  • Good words of warning for those looking to build communities.
    (tags: [communities](
  • A worthwhile exercise to move the Digital Britain conversation forwards.
    (tags: [society]( [unconference]( [digitalbritain](
  • Repeat after me, social networking is a feature, not a destination: "When I visited Yahoo last week researching “friendship,” they sat me down with Kakul Srivastava, the general manager of Flickr. At first I wondered why."When she started talking, I realized how blind I’d been. Flickr, with 36 million members and a staggering 3.5 billion photos, is an immense social network. It’s full of friendship data.
(tags: [flickr]( [socialnetworking](
Yes, it's another piece on journalists and Twitter. But it's a good 'un.
(tags: [journalism]( [journalists]( [twitter](

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Adam is a lecturer, trainer and writer. He's been a blogger for over 20 years, and a journalist for more than 30. He lectures on audience strategy and engagement at City, University of London.