The FPL Year in Social Media 2013

A quick look at a year of social media activity shows it’s been a good one.

Thank you to all our Lab Notes readers, Twitter followers, and Flickr viewers! We’ve gained nearly a thousand new Twitter followers in 2013 and feel like we’re just getting started. Connecting with this network of wood lovers shows the depth of dedication to the science and impact of forest products research worldwide. It’s also been an expansive year for our news and information feed Lab Notes.

Listed below are the Top 10 most popular Lab Notes posts in 2013:

Hot Debate: Stacking Firewood Up or Down

NewsLine, Summer 2013

Finishlines offer practical wood preservation tips

Rate of Shattered Bats Remains Low Thanks to Teamwork from FPL and MLB

Paint, Varnish, or Preservative?

Understanding Physical & Mechanical Properties of Wood

From Wine Barrels to Wood Floors: FPL technology brings small business idea to life

Wood for Warmth

A Look at Wood Use in Nonresidential Construction

Forest Restoration: The Best Defense against Wildfires

Best wishes and happy holidays from your colleagues and friends at the Forest Products Laboratory.