NFL teams on TikTok

The NFL has seemingly embraced the fast-growing social media app TikTok as it tries to grow its brand both in the U.S. and in other markets. As of Oct. 23, 2019, I was able to find 27 of 32 NFL teams’ TikTok accounts. The Philadelphia Eagles lead the way with...

NBA teams on TikTok

With the NBA about to tip off the 2019-2020 season, and TikTok continuing to grow in popularity, it seemed like a logical time to see which NBA teams have a TikTok account and how they are doing building a following. Below is a list of NBA teams on TikTok along with a...

Des Moines Video Workshop – Oct. 15, 2019

Ready to learn how to make compelling videos using the camera you always have with you? Des Moines Video Workshop will teach you the basics of shooting quality video as well as how to edit that video with your smartphone. Attendees will work in teams to shoot and edit...

How to keep up with social media news

The world of social media is constantly changing. Keeping up with those changes can feel like a full-time job. I should know: I write a weekly email newsletter where I try my best to keep readers up-to-date on the changes. Below are my go-to sources for keeping up on...

College students and Instagram

Today marks the start of a new semester at Drake University, so I thought I would check in with my Digital Media Strategies class about how they are using Instagram and how they feel about some social networks in general. This is a follow-up to the social media survey...