The Hungry Geek How I combined my passions for technology and food to promote a community farmers' market using social net...
Tech + food + social media
A new old farmers’ market
The local volunteer committee as marketing team
The usual one-way broadcasts
From broadcast to conversation
A bit of Python
Finding the right content
Early followers & conversations
@amandalaird’s potato salad
Photo pool
Participating in other conversations
The cooking began…
…and blogging followed
Numbers: adding it up Market Twitter 100 My Facebook friends 300 Total > 2,000 Retweets ?? Blog RSS feed 250 My Twitter 90...
The story of the zucchini flowers
Geekery makes it easy
Get your community together…
…then turn it into a conversation
Make social media an integral part of the campaign
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The Hungry Geek

  1. The Hungry Geek How I combined my passions for technology and food to promote a community farmers' market using social networking Sandy Kemsley @skemsley Photo: Richard Thomas (flickrich on Flickr)
  2. Tech + food + social media
  3. A new old farmers’ market
  4. The local volunteer committee as marketing team
  5. The usual one-way broadcasts
  6. From broadcast to conversation
  7. A bit of Python
  8. Finding the right content
  9. Early followers & conversations
  10. @amandalaird’s potato salad
  11. Photo pool
  12. Participating in other conversations
  13. The cooking began…
  14. …and blogging followed
  15. Numbers: adding it up Market Twitter 100 My Facebook friends 300 Total > 2,000 Retweets ?? Blog RSS feed 250 My Twitter 900 Market Facebook group 200 Market email list 250
  16. The story of the zucchini flowers
  17. Geekery makes it easy
  18. Get your community together…
  19. …then turn it into a conversation
  20. Make social media an integral part of the campaign

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