Between Hype and Frustration: Social Media in Emergencies

A practical approach to social media in emergencies.

Mobile, internet and social media use in 232 countries

Digital media stats from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.

Links I Liked: The White House, Statistics and Successful Community Management

A short collection of links for nonprofit and humanitarian communicators.

Use Twitter if you plan a revolution, Facebook to improve farming

World Bank paper on the impact of social media in development.

World Bank: Digital Revolution Requires Strong Analogue Foundation

Education remains most important aspect.

Technology without capacity pretty useless, study finds

Technology cannot solve fundamental communication issues.

What you liked in 2015

The most read articles of 2015.

Starting 2016 with a laugh: #HumanitarianStarWars and #DevelopmentDictionary

This year will be plenty serious. Let's start it on a

How Maps Helped Fight Ebola (Part II)

A deeper look at how maps can support humanitarian operations.