Transitions Thursday

Hashtags Transitions Abroad – Transitionsabroad.com compiles resources for countries around the world, while drawing from its ever-growing article archives to offer some of the most complete information for cultural immersion travel, study, work, and living to be found on the Web. We are fortunate to have collaborated with the family that runs this fave website. …

Earthquakes in New Zealand

Screenshot, MyRadar Hashtags of note: #eqnz tracking earthquakes in New Zealand August 2019 We have revised our Monday morning shake to M5.2 102km deep, 20 km south-west of Motueka. We’ve had just over 2000 felt reports #eqnz #goodmorning pic.twitter.com/aTb9zEs0T9 — GeoNet (@geonet) August 11, 2019 There is a significant swarm ongoing near Taupo in New …

What is your fave protected area? #FavouriteProtectedArea

Hashtags What is your fave / favourite / favorite protected area? Protected Planet is sharing people’s top memories and photos throughout the month of April to celebrate the World Database on Protected Areas’ 60th birthday (April 1!) 🎂🎉 and asks what’s your fave protected area? #FavouriteProtectedArea? It's the World Database on Protected Areas' 60th birthday! …

#AcademicTwitter

Hashtags #AcademicTwitter = Tweets about academic life posted by academics Embedded Tweets Honest question from a first-year prof: Are we responsible for teaching our students email etiquette, or is that something they learn in high school now? Most of my students are fine, but I get the occasional email like this one. #phdchat #AcademicTwitter pic.twitter.com/xFIlbRAA5B …

Vegas Chat

Hashtags The Las Vegas-focused #VegasChat returns in 2019 after a three year absence. The Twitter chat takes place on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 11am Pacific. How this works The @CityOfLasVegas account poses questions. People reply. Don Jacobson: Las Vegas is at the forefront of local government, smart cities, civic technology and community …

Flashback Friday, aka #FlashbackFriday

Hashtags #FlashbackFriday = Posts made on Fridays, typically with vintage photos Also: #FBF Also see: #ThrowbackThursday Embedded Tweets 2007 New Zealand #Ecotourism Conference https://t.co/E9v0OOk6wY @tuisong1 @wherestrentnow #ThrowbackThursday #FlashbackFriday #wildnz pic.twitter.com/TAFZHH8cg8 — Ron Mader (@ronmader) November 16, 2017 https://t.co/8zF80nhTmt 2009 #FlashbackFriday pic.twitter.com/CTohdAFnu1 — planetanews (@planetanews) February 8, 2019 A few thoughts about refrigerator magnets (imánes para la …

#MeToo

Hashtags The Me Too movement (or “#MeToo“, with local alternatives in other languages) spread virally in October 2017 as a hashtag used on social media to help demonstrate the widespread prevalence of sexual assault and harassment, especially in the workplace. – Wikipedia Recommended Listening Esteemed Australian scientist at the centre of a sexual harassment investigation …

Travel Tuesday

Hashtags Travel Tuesday = Tweets about travel on Tuesdays Hashtag: #TravelTuesday Headlines ‘Travel Deal Tuesday’ Is Still One of the Best Times to Buy a Plane Ticket Embedded Tweets Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness and Chaco Culture National Historical Park! #TravelTuesday https://t.co/w85vtDDjWn https://t.co/eIQgTTmVdO — Kialo Winters (@KialoWinters) October 1, 2019 #TravelTuesday Can't decide what to do next within …

Flickr Friday

Hashtags We use the #FlickrFriday hashtag to talk up all things Flickr on Fridays. As a photography site, Flickr has been one of my favorites. That said, the site’s diminishing popularity has put the hashtag into dissuse. There is a Flickr Friday Group with a different topic that changes on a weekly basis. Embedded Tweets …