Posts By: Maureen

Social Media Day is Coming!

Social Media Day is Coming!

That’s right.  Mashable’s 5th annual Social Media Day is coming up June 30, 2014.  It’s a day to celebrate the digital revolution of Social Media through meetups all over the world.  Check out their page to see how you can host or attend an event and be in on the action. Here at Scout Moderation,… Read more »

Five tips for customizing your TOS

Five tips for customizing your TOS

credit: Wikimedia Commons Every company that allows users to post content on its website should have User Guidelines or a Terms of Service (TOS) agreement in place.  These guidelines outline what your tolerance is in terms of what can and can’t be posted. Don’t want cyber bullies? All you need to do is customize your… Read more »

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

credit:  Image © Glamour Magazine  This year International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8.  As a woman-owned business, we at Scout Moderation feel very inspired by IWD’s initiatives to promote women’s equality and advancement. Almost everyone knows a red rose symbolizes love, but not many know there is a whole language around flowers,… Read more »

What would Emily say about cyber bullying?

What would Emily say about cyber bullying?

image credit:  Emily Dickinson Library Scout Moderation is based near Amherst, Massachusetts, birthplace of poet, Emily Dickinson.  At Scout, we are committed to keeping the online conversation civil.  We wonder, what would Emily Dickinson say about using the social network to hurt and bully?  Knowing the power of words to hurt, she once wrote, “We… Read more »