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Ignite DC #6

Andrea Weckerle

How Not To Be An Asshole Online

Millions of people are online, many of them active on social networking sites, forums and blogs, or chatting via text or instant message. That's wonderful. But getting online is easy - knowing how to interacting without being an asshole is not.

In this presentation you'll learn why passionate debate and spirited dissent are what make the Web work, but shutting others down with threats or attacks is lame.

About Andrea Weckerle:

Andrea Weckerle is the Founder and President of CiviliNation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization taking a stand for civil digital discourse. She holds a Juris Doctor and a Master of Arts degree in Communications/Conflict Analysis and Resolution.

Her personal motto is "Attack life, wait for nothing."

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