Social Media and the Fight Against Homelessness September 4, 2012 7:14 AM Subscribe
A wonderful update on my post from July: SOCIAL MEDIA AND THE FIGHT AGAINST HOMELESSNESS
In July 2012, when the project had reached nearly 200 images, I noticed a sudden spike in views on my “Everyone Has a Name” set on Flickr. I soon learned that someone had suggested my name to MetaFilter, which had linked to my Flickr set, sending thousands of new viewers my way. Soon, other interest began to flow in. Business Insider profiled the project, as did Flavorwire. Each of these articles brought thousands of page views to the set, while increasing internet dialog about the project.A post on typeaparent.com
Then in August, I was contacted by the City of Philadelphia’s Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disability Services (DBHIDS)...