PHL celebrates Social Media Day with the world

by Ren Aguila, GMA News Online, July 3, 2012 7:26pm “Breaking news: as of a few minutes ago,” event organizer Tonyo Cruz said, “we were only expecting 300, but we can say that we reached 411 participants!” The large turn-out at the 30 June Social Media Capital affair, the first of its kind in the Philippines under Mashable’s […]

Civic actions online take center stage at PH’s first Social Media Day

by Patrick Villavicencio, InterAksyon.com, Monday, July 2, 2012 · 11:35 pm MANILA, Philippines — They came, they saw, they tweeted. And by the end of the first-ever Social Media Day celebrations in the Philippines on Saturday, almost 500 users of Twitter, Facebook, and other social sites gathered in Makati and unlocked the Swarm badge on geosocial app […]

Netizens meet for PH’s 1st Social Media Day

from ABS-CBNnews.com, June 30, 2012 MANILA, Philippines – Hundreds of bloggers, Twitter users and internet users flocked to Makati City on Saturday to celebrate the country’s first Social Media Day. The event kicked off at the Tower One Fountain Area, Ayala Triangle in Ayala Avenue. Simultaneous “meet-ups” were also held in Cebu, Quezon City, Iligan City, […]