Posted at 08:00h in UncategorizedBy Beth Graddon-Hodgson, who is from Canada. Which may make her opinions rather suspect, if not subversive. With constantly evolving demands in social media, it is interesting how there is such a high frequency of social media conferences when techniques almost can’t be taught. Why do so many people feel the need to share their expertise on something when there are no real rules? The question is on my mind because there are a number of social media conferences popping up around the Toronto Area. The 140 Characters Conference is on a North American tour and just happened here. Blissdom Canada is another conference coming up this fall. Here are a few thoughts of mine about why these conferences are important and also some words of caution for those trying to learn from them.