Heather Burke is a very brave woman. Her fiancé Dom Hodgson is organising their wedding with the help of a few friends on social media sites.
Facebook is the online tool I have used privately to arrange my social life for many years, but now as a journalist it is also a necessary part of my work life. But where should a journalist draw the line.
A couple of months ago I was asked to provide my colleagues at ITV’s Millbank Office with some training on how to use Twitter, Google+ and other forms of social media. These are my updated notes on how to explain Twitter.
Those of you who have been following my tweets will know that along with Politics Cymru, my colleague Adam Bearne and I broke the story of the winner of the Welsh Labour Leadership contest on Twitter. We were fortunate enough to sit in the press pack for the announcement along with ITV, BBC, PA, Media Wales …