Social Media Blog: Social Media Power
Mobile Web Blog: Mobile Web Slinger
Google Plus: Deltina Hay
YouTube Channel: deltinahay
Twitter: @deltina
LinkedIn: /in/deltinahay

Business focus

Deltina is an author, educator, speaker, developer, and consultant with over 25 years experience. She is available for:

  • Social Media and Social Media Newsroom Consulting: If you are overwhelmed by all of the tools and advice out there regarding social media, Deltina can help you make sense of it all and assist you in creating a manageable plan that will not kill you or your staff to maintain. Social media newsrooms are a great choice for organizations with a lot of news to share with their following. As she did for the award-winning newsroom of the University of Missouri, Deltina can help you and your staff develop a newsroom that will reflect the mission of your organization.
  • Mobile Web, Search, and Internet Future Consulting: Deltina's Bootstrapper's Guides are indicative of her ability to see where the Internet is heading and what you need to do to prepare. She offers affordable consultation to businesses who want to prepare for mobile, the new search algorithms, cloud computing, and beyond.
  • Curriculum Development: As demonstrated in her books, Deltina is a natural teacher. She has developed online curriculum for classes on social media, the mobile web, and online marketing. If you have a university-level course to develop or a one-day workshop, Deltina can help you develop your curriculum, and even teach the class.

Client portfolio

University of Missouri, Drury University, On Your Mark (Nestle Toll House, American Greetings, OshKosh, Carter's, Real Simple, more...), Accolades PR, and others.


Deltina Hay, author of The Bootstrapper’s Guide to the Mobile Web and The Social Media Survival Guide, is a veteran web developer, publisher, and a pioneer of social media and Web 2.0, especially as it applies to small business and the publishing industry. She is an avid writer, presenter, educator, and blogger.

Hay’s deep working knowledge of social media and mobile web concepts, as well as how to apply them in the real world, make her writings and presentations some of the most accessible in the industry today. Currently, she educates businesses on the strategies, technologies, and tools for creating a sustainable and optimized presence in the social and mobile web. She presently teaches the graduate level Social Media Certificate program online for Drury University..

Founder of Social Media Power, Dalton Publishing, and PLUMB Web Solutions, Hay is a regular contributor to many journals and online news sources, including Technorati and Deltina' YouTube video series receives over 10,000 views a month..

A long-time advocate of open source technologies, Hay has been programming or developing for the Web for over 25 years. Her graduate education includes computer science, applied mathematics, numerical analysis, fluid dynamics, nonlinear dynamics, and psychology. Hay is on the board of the International Marketing Standards Board’s Global Board of Advisers.


Austin, Texas

Favorite quotes

“You can't keep what you have without giving it away.”
“Don't give up 5 minutes before the miracle.”