Tumblr Executive Shares Social Media Secrets for Success at #RVA Event

Tumblr, the world’s home to 41 million blogs and growing, also calls Richmond, Va., home with its customer support team. Follow this Storify recap of tweets from a Public Relations Society of America chapter meeting on April 25, 2012. The chapter featured Marc LaFountain, vice president of support at Tumblr, who shared insights about the future of blogging. LaFountain also detailed how PR practitioners can better connect with this growing community of self-publishers.
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Rattled & Shaken: Richmond PR Pros Navigate Yesterday’s Twitterquake

First, there was the magnitude-5.8 earthquake that rattled central Virginia at 1:51 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 23, and then there was the Twitterquake that erupted. I’m not sure if Twitterquake is an actual word. The Associated Press hasn’t added it to its style book quite yet, but as my office in Midlothian, Va., stopped shaking yesterday the news junkie in me immediately wanted information.
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