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Social Media Spotlight: Top 26 Edmonton Instagram Users to Follow

Linda Hoang - August 20, 2014

I’m a big of fan Instagram! The popular photo-sharing social network has 200 million monthly active users, with more than 40 million photos shared each day. Most Instagrammers use the platform to share photos of their everyday life – ranging from what they’re eating (that’s one of my favourite things to post) to selfies to their pets and more. Most of these photos aren’t too …

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Social Media Spotlight: Donations for less fortunate pour in with help of social media

Linda Hoang - December 11, 2013

Donations for less-fortunate pour in with help of social media By Linda Hoang Donations are pouring in after an Edmonton woman used social media as a platform to rally and inspire others to help ‘bundle up’ the city’s less fortunate. Jasmine Franklin (@JasFranklin09) started #BundleUpYEG last Monday, after a cold snap got her thinking about the thousands of Edmontonians who are living on city streets …

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Social Media Column: Social media lending a helping hand at Christmas

Linda Hoang - December 18, 2012

Published in the December 18, 2012 issue of The Edmonton Sun. Linda’s social media column can be found every Tuesday in the Edmonton Sun. Social media lending a helping hand at Christmas During the holidays, we’re often reminded to think of the less fortunate and what we can do to help ensure their season is merry. A lot of that comes from donating time, food …

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