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Explore Edmonton: Things To Do For Valentine’s Day 2017

Linda Hoang - January 31, 2017
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I love love! And I love celebrating love. I try to do this year-round, but like having an excuse to do it each year on Valentine’s Day.  Here’s a list of date ideas I’ve put together to help you plan your Valentine’s Day in Edmonton! It largely builds off previous lists I’ve created so if there are new events happening, please let me know and I’d …

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Social Media Notes (#105) – Links for the Week of March 1 – 6

Linda Hoang - March 7, 2016
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Social Media Notes Here’s this week’s round-up of social media (& sometimes tech) news. Come back weekly for what I hope to be a fun & informative blog post on social stories that caught my eye throughout the week!  Such an interesting read: How Snapchat built a business by confusing olds. Indeed. Speaking of which: MacEwan’s Tyler Butler and I will be running a Snapchat …

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30 Valentine’s Date Ideas in Edmonton (2016)

Linda Hoang - February 1, 2016

I love Valentine’s Day! My husband Mike and I always make a point to celebrate (but we also celebrate year-round, really). I don’t mind the commercialization of it – if there’s another opportunity to spend time with my loved one, then why not? This year as Valentine’s Day falls on the Family Day long weekend, Mike and I will be heading out of town for …

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20 Things to do in Edmonton for Valentine’s Day (2015)

Linda Hoang - January 29, 2015

I love Valentine’s Day! Yes, yes, sometimes the commercialism is a bit much – it’s crazy that the pink hearts and candy come out almost immediately after Christmas, all that societal pressure of finding someone to spend it with that can be stupid, and it’s silly to think that you should only celebrate your special someone on this one day a year, but I’ve always …

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Alberta Primetime Pop Culture Panel (December 11, 2014)

Linda Hoang - December 12, 2014

Click the image above or the link below to watch the October 16 Alberta Primetime Pop Culture Panel (#PTPopCulture). We talk about heartwarming holiday ads from airlines, shopping apps, the death of traditional television, and more! Click here to watch the December 11 Pop Culture Panel I was on the panel with Up! 97.7’s Lori Gibbs and the University of Calgary’s Dr. Tom Keenan! Alberta …

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Social Media Notes (#34) – Links for the Week of July 14-20

Linda Hoang - July 21, 2014

Social Media Notes Here’s this week’s round-up of social media (& tech) news. Come by each week for what I hope to be a fun & informative blog post on social stories that caught my eye throughout the week! YouTube plans on hiring Hollywood pros to compete with Netflix and Amazon. Interesting… but I will always think of YouTube as more of a playground for …

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Social Media Notes (#29) – Links for the Week of May 5 – 11

Linda Hoang - May 11, 2014

Social Media Notes Here’s this week’s round-up of social media (& tech) news. Come by each week for what I hope to be a fun & informative blog post on social stories that caught my eye throughout the week! The 2nd annual Yeggies celebrating the best new media content creators in Edmonton took place on Friday. Check out who won the top award, plus all …

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Social Media Notes (#27) – Links for the Week of April 21 – 27

Linda Hoang - April 27, 2014

Social Media Notes Here’s this week’s round-up of social media (& tech) news. Come by each week for what I hope to be a fun & informative blog post on social stories that caught my eye throughout the week! Looks like the Twitter/Facebook profile page is now available for all users. I switched over already. Might as well – it’s inevitable. Facebook now has more …

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Social Media Notes (#15) – Links for the Week of Jan. 20-26

Linda Hoang - January 26, 2014

Social Media Notes Here’s this week’s round-up of social media (& tech) news. Come by each week for what I hope to be a fun & informative blog post on social stories that caught my eye throughout the week! Ha. Did you see this browser plugin called ‘Downworthy’? It turns hyperbolic viral headlines into what they really mean. Too funny! We all know Google employees …

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Social Media Notes (#9) – Links for the Week of Dec. 9-15

Linda Hoang - December 15, 2013

Social Media Notes Here’s this week’s round-up of social media (& tech) news. Come by each Sunday for what I hope to be a fun & informative blog post on social stories that caught my eye throughout the week! It looks like Apple is making the move to go social by buying social analytics firm Topsy. And the most popular Instagram photo of 2013 is… …

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