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Social Media In An EmergencyCrash, BOOM, tweet…with a twist<br />Lee Yount, Jr.<br />Programmer Analyst<br />Catawba Count...
Today’s Topics<br />How to tweet while driving<br />How to stalk your friends, family, and ex-loved ones using social medi...
Photo of car crash<br />Flickr: By H.L.I.T.<br />
http://www.imdb.com/media/rm233999616/tt0098258<br />
http://moviesblog.mtv.com<br />
http://media.photobucket.com - By koricoc<br />
Today’s Topics<br />Background<br />Tools<br />Case Studies<br />Earl<br />Catawba County Tornados<br />
January 12, 2010<br />4:53 p.m.<br />
January 12, 2010<br />4:53 p.m.<br />http://cache.gawker.com/assets/images/7/2010/01/95886167_01.jpg<br />
#Haiti<br />90999 <br />
Who is from NC?<br />
Who lives in Western North Carolina? <br />Flickr: By Lee Yount<br />
Who lives in the Piedmont of NC?<br />Flickr: By Willamor Media<br />
Who lives in Eastern NC?<br />Flickr: By pollyalida<br />
What happens when…<br />Wikimedia Commons: By  Cynthia Hunter, FEMA<br />
Flickr: By Scrunchleface<br />
http://www.erh.noaa.gov/rah/photo/20080508.clemmons.tor.nws(1).jpg<br />
Wikimedia Commons: By  Mark Wolfe, FEMA<br />
Case Study – Hurricane Earl<br />Wikipedia: By NASA Aqua/MODIS<br />
Case Study – Hurricane Earl<br />#earl<br />@fema<br />@ncgovoffice<br />@wxchannel<br />@RedCross<br />
#hashtags<br />#cio140<br />#bestcio_forumsconferencesessionever<br />
Tools Used<br />
What did I search for?<br />twitpic OR yfrog OR tweetphoto ORtwitgoo OR picktor OR mobypicture ORtwitxr OR posterous OR pi...
Being there…without being there.<br /> @hurricanetrack <br />http://www.hurricanetrack.com/<br />
Case Study - Tornados in Catawba County, NC<br />
October 26, 2010<br />7:00 p.m.<br />
Round 2 – Claremont, NC<br />
9:37pm – 11:01pm<br />
Let’s talk about<br />content<br />
Content is key!<br />http://www.titanicuniverse.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/titanic-new-york-american-coverage.jpg<br /...
Content is still key!<br />A tweet, blog post, or status update without RELEVANT content is just noise.<br />
Examples of Relevant Tweets<br />http://stevelundeberg.mvourtown.com/files/2010/03/fonzie.jpg<br />
http://www.aksysgames.com<br />Example of <br />not-so-relevant<br />Tweet<br />
Is your content answering the…<br />WHO – who is it affecting?<br />WHAT – what are you talking about specifically?<br />W...
Have an official voice<br />http://the-universality-of-cheese.blogspot.com/<br />
…or others will have one for you.<br />http://andersonreunion09.files.wordpress.com/2008/11/megaphone.jpg<br />
How to establish your voice<br />http://www.thinkgeek.com/images/products/zoom/ac3f_pop_quiz_clock.jpg<br />
http://bigphotodan.ca/pictures/1360X768/Florida%20Soft%20Shell%20Turtle%20(1360X768).jpg<br />
People are looking for the<br />correct information quickly…<br />Are you meeting the need?<br />http://fc02.deviantart.ne...
http://www.lukerymarz.com/blog/images/pretzel2.jpg<br />
@catawbacounty<br />Official Catawba County Twitter Site<br />
@catcoem<br />Official Catawba County Emergency Management Twitter Site<br />
@leeyount<br />follow me!<br />
@catawbacounty<br />@catcoem<br />@leeyount<br />
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During this presentation discussed how social media is a valuable tool during an emergency/disaster.This presentation was given at the CIO Forum & Executive IT Summit on 11-30-10.

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Social Media in an Emergency - Crash, BOOM, tweet...with a twist

  1. 1. Social Media In An EmergencyCrash, BOOM, tweet…with a twist<br />Lee Yount, Jr.<br />Programmer Analyst<br />Catawba County Government<br />CIO Forum & Executive IT Summit<br />November, 30, 2010<br />Slide 1 of…this might take a while :-)<br />
  2. 2. Today’s Topics<br />How to tweet while driving<br />How to stalk your friends, family, and ex-loved ones using social media<br />
  3. 3. Photo of car crash<br />Flickr: By H.L.I.T.<br />
  4. 4. http://www.imdb.com/media/rm233999616/tt0098258<br />
  5. 5. http://moviesblog.mtv.com<br />
  6. 6. http://media.photobucket.com - By koricoc<br />
  7. 7. Today’s Topics<br />Background<br />Tools<br />Case Studies<br />Earl<br />Catawba County Tornados<br />
  8. 8. January 12, 2010<br />4:53 p.m.<br />
  9. 9. January 12, 2010<br />4:53 p.m.<br />http://cache.gawker.com/assets/images/7/2010/01/95886167_01.jpg<br />
  10. 10. #Haiti<br />90999 <br />
  11. 11.
  12. 12. Who is from NC?<br />
  13. 13. Who lives in Western North Carolina? <br />Flickr: By Lee Yount<br />
  14. 14. Who lives in the Piedmont of NC?<br />Flickr: By Willamor Media<br />
  15. 15. Who lives in Eastern NC?<br />Flickr: By pollyalida<br />
  16. 16. What happens when…<br />Wikimedia Commons: By  Cynthia Hunter, FEMA<br />
  17. 17. Flickr: By Scrunchleface<br />
  18. 18. http://www.erh.noaa.gov/rah/photo/20080508.clemmons.tor.nws(1).jpg<br />
  19. 19. Wikimedia Commons: By  Mark Wolfe, FEMA<br />
  20. 20. Case Study – Hurricane Earl<br />Wikipedia: By NASA Aqua/MODIS<br />
  21. 21. Case Study – Hurricane Earl<br />#earl<br />@fema<br />@ncgovoffice<br />@wxchannel<br />@RedCross<br />
  22. 22. #hashtags<br />#cio140<br />#bestcio_forumsconferencesessionever<br />
  23. 23. Tools Used<br />
  24. 24. What did I search for?<br />twitpic OR yfrog OR tweetphoto ORtwitgoo OR picktor OR mobypicture ORtwitxr OR posterous OR pikchur #earl<br />=<br />Tweets with photos and the hashtag #earl(i.e. photos of something to do with Hurricane Earl)<br />
  25. 25. Being there…without being there.<br /> @hurricanetrack <br />http://www.hurricanetrack.com/<br />
  26. 26. Case Study - Tornados in Catawba County, NC<br />
  27. 27. October 26, 2010<br />7:00 p.m.<br />
  28. 28.
  29. 29.
  30. 30.
  31. 31.
  32. 32.
  33. 33. Round 2 – Claremont, NC<br />
  34. 34.
  35. 35. 9:37pm – 11:01pm<br />
  36. 36. Let’s talk about<br />content<br />
  37. 37. Content is key!<br />http://www.titanicuniverse.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/titanic-new-york-american-coverage.jpg<br />A newspaper without words…<br />is just a paper<br />
  38. 38. Content is still key!<br />A tweet, blog post, or status update without RELEVANT content is just noise.<br />
  39. 39. Examples of Relevant Tweets<br />http://stevelundeberg.mvourtown.com/files/2010/03/fonzie.jpg<br />
  40. 40. http://www.aksysgames.com<br />Example of <br />not-so-relevant<br />Tweet<br />
  41. 41. Is your content answering the…<br />WHO – who is it affecting?<br />WHAT – what are you talking about specifically?<br />WHEN – when is this thing happening?<br />WHERE – where is this happening specifically?<br />WHY – why should the people listen to this content?<br />HOW – how do people get more information, to do the thing you are telling them to do, etc…?<br />http://alicensetothink.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/questionmark-symbol.gif<br />http://www.koplowgames.com/INTERROGATIVE.jpg<br />
  42. 42. Have an official voice<br />http://the-universality-of-cheese.blogspot.com/<br />
  43. 43. …or others will have one for you.<br />http://andersonreunion09.files.wordpress.com/2008/11/megaphone.jpg<br />
  44. 44. How to establish your voice<br />http://www.thinkgeek.com/images/products/zoom/ac3f_pop_quiz_clock.jpg<br />
  45. 45.
  46. 46. http://bigphotodan.ca/pictures/1360X768/Florida%20Soft%20Shell%20Turtle%20(1360X768).jpg<br />
  47. 47. People are looking for the<br />correct information quickly…<br />Are you meeting the need?<br />http://fc02.deviantart.net/fs22/f/2007/330/3/7/waiting_for_the_subway_by_fabiK.jpg<br />
  48. 48. http://www.lukerymarz.com/blog/images/pretzel2.jpg<br />
  49. 49. @catawbacounty<br />Official Catawba County Twitter Site<br />
  50. 50. @catcoem<br />Official Catawba County Emergency Management Twitter Site<br />
  51. 51. @leeyount<br />follow me!<br />
  52. 52. @catawbacounty<br />@catcoem<br />@leeyount<br />
  53. 53. Thank You!<br />サンキュー!<br />Ви благодариме!<br />Gràcies!<br />آپ کا شکریہ!<br />Diolchi chi!<br />Aitäh!<br />Takk!<br />Vielen Dank!<br />Σας ευχαριστούμε!<br />Obrigado!<br />Vă mulţumim!<br />شكرا لك!<br />Ďakujeme!<br />Merci!<br />Grazie!<br />Hvalati!<br />Köszönöm!<br />Asante!<br />דאַנקען דיר!<br />Cảm ơn bạn!<br />Tack!<br />გმადლობთ!<br />Lee Yount, Jr.<br />Programmer Analyst<br />Catawba County Government<br />828.465.7975 | @leeyount<br />lyount@catawbacountync.gov<br />Eskerrikasko!<br />Paldies!<br />Gracias!<br />با تشکر از شما!<br />Дзякуй!<br />תודה!<br />谢谢您!<br />Спасибі!<br />Hvala!<br />Kiitos!<br />Ačiū!<br />Teşekkürler!<br />Děkujeme!<br />Спасибо!<br />Tak!<br />Grazzi!<br />Grazas!<br />Gratias!<br />TerimaKasih!<br />Go raibhmaithagat!<br />Mèsi!<br />Хвала!<br />Благодаря ви!<br />Baiedankie!<br />Dank U!<br />Dziękujemy!<br />Təşəkküredirik!<br />MaramingSalamat!<br />謝謝您!<br />धन्यवाद!<br />감사합니다!<br />

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