A few people may have spotted the BBC Local Live red box things on their local BBC sites. The BBC say: 'The module, in the top right of the Birmingham and Black Country and Derby pages, will display short updates of local news, sport, travel, … [Read more...] about BBC Local Live – opportunity for hyperlocal publishers?
Here are some links the Talk About Local team found interesting for Monday 23rd April: The BBC, Regional News and Sport, and Hyperlocal Blogs | Andy Mabbett, aka pigsonthewing - The BBC are keen to explore the potential for including items from … [Read more...] about Links for Monday 23rd April
I've just been asked by Lee, who has started a new community website for the Great Barr, Kingstanding and Oscott areas of Birmingham The B44 Blog, 'do you know how to set up a weather widget on the side of wordpress.com?' The answer is yes, this is … [Read more...] about Displaying the local weather forecast on your WordPress.com website
Here's a couple more Big Society explanations - the above film is from Beyond 2010, 'an international conference exploring the role of digital technologies in delivering better public services for less'. It starts tomorrow in Birmingham as part of … [Read more...] about Some Useful Links 19/10/2010
This is the first of what I hope will be a regular feature - answers to ten questions put to the publishers of some of the most vibrant and inspirational hyperlocal websites that are out there. Annette Albert, who manages W14london.ning.com - 'the … [Read more...] about Ten Questions: Annette Albert of W14 & SW6 London