Eileen Brown

Eileen Brown is a social media consultant and advisor who has been working with collaborative technologies for over 20 years.

Latest Posts

StatusHQ - Microblogging for the enterprise?

Dennis Howlett published a great piece on StatusHQ, a microblogging service that has positioned itself to be a more grown-up version of Twitter, that claims it can be used specifically for business communications.While Howlett points out some of the service's merits (i.

September 1, 2008 by Jennifer Leggio


Cool Tools - What is your Twitter grade?

HubSpot has launched what it is calling the Twitter Grader, which seems to be the now-defunct Tweeterboard reincarnate -- yet with a proposed business purpose. The grader allows Twitter users to enter in their screen names (and the names of others) into its secret algorithmic stuff generator and find out how each user ranks on the Twitter scale.

August 29, 2008 by Jennifer Leggio


PitchEngine revs up public beta, puts the social in PR

Last week I wrote about how bloggers could better work with public relations folks. While I won't to get into the habit of writing about PR I think we'd all agree that, like it or not, there's a direct correlation between it and social media, especially when we're talking about business strategies.

August 19, 2008 by Jennifer Leggio