2010 saw a bumper crop of events established to celebrate the revolution of media becoming a social dialogue. Here’s a convenient listing of them. Happy “socializing!”
|Established in 2010 by @jowyang to recognize and celebrate the efforts community managers around the world to improve customer experiences.
Hashtags: #CMAD #cmgr
|Social Media Week||Feb. 13-17, 2012||Social Media Week’s mission since 2010 has been to explore how local and regional societies, cultures, and economies are becoming more integrated & empowered through a global network of communication.
|Foursquare Day||April 16||Foursquare Day is a grassroots event started by Tampa Bay fans of foursquare in 2010, it quickly spread to communities all over the world. Foursquare Day is celebrated differently in each community.
|Social Business Month||May||Founded by Jive in 2012, Social Business Month drives awareness around moving orgs along their social business journey.
|Social Media Day||June 30||Founded by Mashable in 2010, Social Media Day honors the technological and societal advancements that have allowed us to have a dialogue, to connect and to engage not only the creators of media, but perhaps more importantly, one another.