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Twitter for organisations

Joitske Hulsebosch

I follow some organisations and some individuals on Twitter (I follow northern NGOs like @oxfamnovib , and some southern NGOs like @alamad_NGO ).

Qantas Airways on Twitter and the Black Face criticism

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

For once my social network let me down – I was off Twitter and therefore unaware of the Black Face incident! What would Virgin do?

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Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Elsua

FB, Twitter & G+. I’ll be scrutinizing for effecitveness. Greg Lowe (@Greg2dot0) December 27, 2011. So soon?!?! Really?

2011 85

Google Plus and Twitter – How They Work for Me Hand in Hand

Elsua

both Google Plus and Twitter will be walking along, hand in hand, for yours truly. Not Twitter’s any longer. Quite the opposite!

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Find Twitter followers by location 2011

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Can I make a list of those on Twitter who are in my local area? self professed home town in the location field in the Twitter bio profile.

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My Favorite Tweets for June 1 - 15 2011

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. 25 Women Who Rock Social Media in 2011 [link]. Twitter Will Automate Ad-Buying by End of Year [link] >for SMB. RT @VMaryAbraham : 9 Lessons From Successful Brands on #Twitter [link] #SM.

2011 54

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: IBM Social Business Partners

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. I am very pleased to be back after ten years. Now I return as a blogger.

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IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson

Elsua

Look no further. It’s that good! Welcome to the successful transformation from a content-centric organisation to a people-centric one!

2011 74

How People Define Smart Organizations: The Biology of Great Organizations Part II

Alchemy of Change

Employees now blog and use social media like Facebook and Twitter to stay in touch with customers, partners and other key stakeholders.

2011 143

Google+ Hints at a Social Media Marketing Revolution

Alchemy of Change

If you haven’t yet tried it yet, Google+ (pronounced “Google Plus”) is a worthy competitor to Facebook and Twitter. Listen+.

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Is Twitter Text, Speech, or Something New?

Portals and KM

I read an interesting article in the Neiman Labs blog, Is Twitter writing, or is it speech?    It asks the question: Is Twitter writing, or is it speech? The article concludes: “The framework of text and speech falls apart once we recognize that Twitter is both and neither at once. It’s its own thing, a new category.

2011 52

My Favorite Tweets for April 1 - 14 2011

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. Leading app maker said to be planning Twitter competitor [link]. Wanted, Twitter Tsar paid like PM to boost UK Gov's 'online presence' [link] via @ SBoSM. RT @ outstart : Enterprise 2.0:

2011 55

My Fast Forward Posts for August 2011

Portals and KM

  Does Twitter Slide Between Text and Speech? Here is the monthly listing of my Fast Forward blog posts. find it helps me with an archive and hopefully is also useful to you. There is a separate category for these summaries in my right side column on this blog. This isi the last month for the FastForward blog.  

2011 43

A Cure for Listless Tweeting: “Tweet to List”

Alchemy of Change

Like many of you, I use Twitter to help get the word out on things I’m writing about or things I find interesting. Tweet.

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Your number of followers on Twitter doesn't matter but retweets and mentions do

Joitske Hulsebosch

And I used to reassure them that you only get a notification from Twitter when people start following you, not when they unfollow you.

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Kyle Sandilands, Sponsors and Hypocrites

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Don’t employ a shock-comedian (Catherine Deveny) and then expect her to behave on Twitter. You deserve a different kind of badge… .

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Love Hurts – And That’s a Good Thing

Alchemy of Change

This isn’t your standard critique of Twitter and Facebook users being disconnected from the real world. Soul Facebook Love Twitter

2011 123

Twitter as Compliment, Not Replacement for Journalism

Portals and KM

Mathew Ingram posed an interesting piece, No, Twitter Is Not a Replacement For Journalism , on Gigaom.  see The New Twitter Journalism or if your prefer, Le Nouveau Journalisme Twitter ) as well as: Can Social Media Support Quality Journalism?   I have covered this topic a bit already. could not agree more.

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My Favorite Tweets for May 1 - 14 2011

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. Using Twitter Following + Follower Numbers as Effective Metric [link]. Why Twitter Shouldn’t Pull the Plug on TweetDeck [link] > yes! hope this is also useful for you.  by @ tdebaillon.

2011 48

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business

Elsua

first came about. Remember your email education and email etiquette? … No? Oh dear … Not to worry, I don’t remember it either!

2011 63

Twiitering = learning?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Sometimes people might say: ' Ok, but twitter is not learning. In that case twitter is very important. would now respond differently.

My Favorite Tweets for December 1 – 15 2011

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. RT @socialmedia2day : The State of Social Marketing 2011 - 2012 by @BrianSolis * [link]. RT @outstart : RT @rossdawson : Jane Hart’s @c4lpt 2011 Reading List - best articles of year [link]. vPsc3L.

2011 36

Nancy White and Suzy – An Intro to Twitter

Elsua

Tweeting is owned by Twitter. Yours sincerely, One of your many Twitter addicts! Unfortunately. Specially, But how long then? Yes, ever!

2011 49

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Future of Social Business – Rest of the Story

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. I am very pleased to be back after ten years. Chris spoke about business analytics.

2011 56

My Favorite Tweets for August 15 - 31 2011

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. Darwin Awareness Engine™ - KM World Trend Setting Software for 2011 [link]. Facebook, Twitter Drew Record Numbers Of U.S. spot tested the reduced shortened urls and they all should work. link].

2011 38

My Favorite Tweets for April 15 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. RT @ socialmedia2day : Top 10 Reasons Twitter is On Top of Social Media Food Chain [link]. spot tested the reduced shortened urls and they all should work. hope this is also useful for you.  link].

2011 43

Singapore Social Media Workshop for PR and Online Media: September 2011

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

On 13th of September, 2011 I am  teaching a social media workshop in Singapore, AND presenting at a conference. Understand how to measure the effectiveness of your press releases in Twitter and the blogosphere and social media marketing. Details below and also the brochure and a discount coupon for 15% off! Why Attend. Been There?

2011 46

The New Twitter Guide for Newsrooms

Portals and KM

I have been discussing the relationship of Twitter and journalism a bit (see Twitter Not a Replacement for Journalism but a Complement and T he New Twitter Journalism , as well as related: I s Twitter Speech, Text, or Something New? ). Mashable notes that Twitter may be preaching to the choir.    

2011 36

May 2011: Social Media Course

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We pull dynamic feeds of conversations on Facebook, Twitter, blogs and others social media sites all into one web page for easier monitoring. 

2011 28

Twitter Thanks and Social Media and Public Health

Nancy White

So before I share the slides I want to send a Twitter thankyou/shout out to all the people who provided retweets, links and information. Why me?

The New Twitter Journalism and the Darwin Awareness Engine™

Portals and KM

noted that social media, and especially Twitter is spreading good and bad information equally quickly, and in volume. Now here are some practical suggestions for using Twitter in a responsible way as a journalist in the post, Journalism's new wave: the world in a tweet by Mark Colvin of ABC. This makes a lot of sense.

2011 44

My Favorite Tweets for November 1 - 15 2011

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. RT @euan : 56% Of Young Professionals Won’t Work At A Company That Bans Twitter And Facebook [link]. Can A Twitter Account Be A Company Trade Secret? hope this is also useful for you.  link].

2011 33

How Social CRM “Friend Discovery” will Revolutionize the Way Organizations Collaborate

Alchemy of Change

Every once in a while, technology comes along that helps us re-imagine the way organizations work. Limitations of the Facebook Platform. Tweet.

Top 16 Reasons I Like Facebook More Than Twitter

Online Social Networking

I’m not at all thinking about quitting Twitter or stopping to recommend it. Facebook vs. Twitter. Not bad. Sharing is Caring!

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Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Elsua

That’s why I’m including this entry as part of the “Reflections from 2011″ series. What happened to me during 2011 then?

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My Favorite Tweets for October 15 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. new study - 2011 Fortune 500 and Social Media Adoption [link]. Twitter quietly testing expandable timeline [link]. RT @skemsley : [link] » Why Chomsky is wrong about Twitter [link]. link].

2011 33

Mary Poppins Online Community – Social Media Manager Leah Howard

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We grabbed a drink, Vashti held the camera and we chatted on about Facebook, Twitter, audiences, story lines and the future of social entertainment.

Why Google Sparks Matters

Alchemy of Change

You know… kind of like Lists on Twitter, only it’s flows of RSS content rather than tweets. Why Sparks Matters to Google. admit it.

Why Our Software Needs Social Context

Alchemy of Change

The problem is that lots of people use Microsoft Office for personal tasks and lots of people use Twitter and Facebook for professional reasons.

2011 84

8 ways to deal with negative comments in online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How about a bitchy tweet on Twitter? How do you respond to a negative comment in an online community,  on Facebook? Fight with them? Lawyer Up!