Latest NOAA Advisory for Hurricane Earl, social web resources
What’s your favorite link today?
Emergency management zen, us on C-Span, and tweeting for help.
Lots of people are talking about the Emergency Social Data Summit we’re hosting tomorrow. Remember you can participate online.
We’re gathering government, nonprofits, social technologists, and engaged citizens to begin evaluating the increased role of the public in disaster response in the age of the social web.
A menu of social media tools for you to use/bookmark during hurricane season (and always) by FEMA, NOAA, and the Red Cross.
Just subscribe to the Disaster Online Newsroom. It’s all there out in the open. We keep it updated in as close to real time as we possibly can.
Our own Joe Becker explains how social media has changed the way we do business. “These are the normal systems that people have, and I think a lot of the social media tie-ins are changing how we do business,” he said.
Calling all college students and alumni! A new American Red Cross Blood Donors Facebook application was launched yesterday:
You are coming together in an incredible way to support people in Haiti. Check out some of our favorite Tweets and Facebook comments from the last 24 hours: