Blogging and Business: The Adafruit Example. Mister Peters writes –
The International School of Prague is gearing up for Blogweek 2014. One of the ideas behind our annual blogging festival is allow students to explore ways that digital literacy is reshaping our world – and how we can leverage the power of social media in our own lives.
In that spirit, I thought I would write a short piece exploring – full disclosure – one of my favourite companies, and how they have woven social media into their DIY approach to business. It is a story which illustrates how relevant digital literacy is for entrepeneurs.
Adafruit Industries is a company that specializes in designing and manufacturing electronics for a broad range of makers: simple to use for students or hobbyists, but high quality for rapid prototyping in professional design environments. I became acquainted with them through my interest in robotics and in promoting digital design technology in education.
Fantastic write up of what we’re doing with our site and more from someone who really understands!
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