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Lance Armstrong and a tweeted Social Media Press Release

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Instead he used his blog as a social media press release site and then used Twitter as a distribution channel for that press release to amazing effect.

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Stop the presses! I agree with Jeff Jacoby!

Endless Knots

Books BostonIt happened. Rarer than a celestial line-up. Boston Globe's Jeff Jacoby, whose columns typically leave me, variously, shaking my head wondering how small-thinking a good writer can be or, worse, wondering how such poorly reasoned pieces can make it past.

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Digital literacies 3: Book giveaway

e-Moderation Station

Catch the fourth and final giveaway: Digital Literacies Book giveaway 4. And coming up in May – a free e-book on ICT in ELT.

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Blog>> Origins Gets Press

Green Chameleon

If you haven’t booked your place yet, time is running out The Straits Times today had a double page spread on the Origins Conference and its parent, the Singapore International Storytelling Festival. Some interesting quotes from our speakers that have me looking forward to the event even more.

An electronic edition is in press

Digital Habitats

“In press&# as in “in the works&# not in a printing press.  We’re working on an electronic edition of Digital Habitats. 

Upcoming Speaking in Engagements in Atlanta, Los Angeles, Kansas City and Raleigh

Managing Communities

Managing Online Forums (Book) PressAfter taking a speaking break for a few months, it is time to get back on the road. This fall, I am joining the Social Media Masters tour from Social Media Club.

Let’s Meet at South by Southwest Interactive 2012

Managing Communities

What’s different this year is that I will be on a panel for the first time, following two book readings, one Core Conversation (an audience focused presentation by 1 or 2 people) and one solo [.]. PressFor the fifth consecutive year, I am fortunate enough to be speaking at South by Southwest Interactive in Austin, Texas.

Nice Press for AppGap on Future Changes

Portals and KM

Stewart Mader, the author of Future Changes blog is also the author of the books Wikipatterns and Using Wiki in Education. Future Changes has a series on blogs to watch in 2009. One was the AppGap , the group blog I am pleased to be involved with. It’s sponsored by Intuit and built by an excellent little company called Beeline Labs.

The hidden wealth of nations: book review


ISBN 978-0745648026, published by Polity Press, 2010 (£13.66 The final theme covered in the book deals with power and governance.

Liberating Voices book published

Making CommunitySense

selection of patterns , including the Thinking Communities Pattern , has now been edited and published as a book by The MIT Press (ISBN 0-262-69366-6).

Lindy Hess changed our lives and so many others

Endless Knots

He was reassuring that he could sell the book again, which he did in very short order at a bit more than twice the original advance to.

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Media Press Release - Is There Such A Thing?

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Thinking In Terms of "Literacy" | Main | Recommended Reading: HBR Working Papers » January 31, 2008 Social Media Press Release - Is There Such A Thing? Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L. Your comment has not yet been posted. Trust Us.

Press 1 if you want us to treat you like a machine; Press 2 if you want to be treated like a human being

Governance in a Networked World

A number of years ago a wrote an article entitled "Re-humanising the Corporation" as a parody of the more famous "Re-engineering the Corporation" book which launched the business process re-engineering movement. why is the "press 8 if you want to talk to a person" always the last option!). This is clearly not a simple situation.

Two Years of “Managing Online Forums”

Managing Communities

Thank you to everyone who has mentioned the book line and everyone who [.]. Tags: Managing Online Forums (Book) Press I only have a couple hours left on this day, April 28, but I wanted to write a post to thank everyone for their support of “Managing Online Forums&# over the past two years.

New Book Coming: User Adoption Strategies (2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Seamless Teamwork , my first book, published by Microsoft Press. Chapter 6 of SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration , my second book.

Online Community Books – Amazon Bookshop on WordPress

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

By adding an Amazon Bookshop to WordPress I can earn a little money, recommend some cool books and look rather groovy. AND gives you a bunch of Online Community books you may enjoy… I’ve added an Online Communities Books bookshop to this here blog. Your Customer and Bad Press (0). Want one? Related posts.

Wiley: books, royalties, dust-ups, etc.from a Wiley author

Endless Knots

Facts: In March, 2010, Wiley and Bloomberg announced a new line, "Bloomberg Press, a Wiley imprint," naming Wiley as the new global publisher and distributor of Bloomberg's books. Royalty agreements for POD are quite low, which means although the list price is much higher, the percentage for each book sold is low.

Acquaintances: book review


Maidenhead, Open University Press. That's a consequence of the feeling that the book has been hurried and under-researched.

Scrumban Book Published Extend Your Agile Teams

Evolving Web

We are pleased to announce the first Modus Cooperandi Press book: Scrumban - Essays on Kanban Systems for Lean Software Development by Corey Ladas Is published and ready for order.  177   Technorati Tags: corey ladas , scrumban , modus cooperandi press , scrum , lean , lean software engineering , agile Why kanban? 48 Workflow.

Keynoting at Podcamp Topeka in Topeka, KS on November 6 (Please Attend and/or Sponsor!)

Managing Communities

I’m happy to announce that I have booked my first keynote presentation. Tags: Managing Online Forums (Book) Press It’ll be at Podcamp Topeka in Topeka, Kansas on November 6. The event will be held at the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library.

New Book Coverage: Interviews, Reviews, Conference Mentions and More!

Managing Communities

It’s been a few months since I posted a book related press recap, so I wanted to highlight all of the great mentions that the book has received in that time. Tags: Managing Online Forums (Book) Press

Book Review: The Moral Imagination – The Art and Soul of Building Peace

Viv Mcwaters

couple of months went by and it was time to order some books from Amazon. The books arrived last week. This is always a good sign.

Bloggers Are Not Journalists – But They Are Abducted, Imprisoned Tortured and Assassinated the Same #HowManyMore

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Note: I am NOT saying the Press don’t need to be protected – Australia currently rank 28th between Ghana and Suriname for our press “freedoms ” and we’re heading DOWN the list.  I just think trashing bloggers as armchair critics diminishes the lives given by bloggers that could’ve/should’ve been protected.

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SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration: Michael's Second Book

Michael Sampson - Currents

The first was Seamless Teamwork , my book published by Microsoft Press about how business teams can use SharePoint for collaboration. it's a second book called SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration. the book goes to the printer early next week. The second major deliverable is almost ready to go to the printers. Wrong.

Book Review: ‘The Element’ by Sir Ken Robinson

Viv Mcwaters

Heather Davis and I got together and wrote this book review of  The Element: how finding your passion changes everything   by Sir   Ken   Robinson, with Lou Aronica, 2009. This book was mentioned in and follows on from Sir Ken Robinson’s 2006 TED Talk “Do schools kill creativity?” New York, Viking. USD $17. References. Gladwell, M.

Book reviews on the neighbourhoods blog


In an experimental arrangement with Policy Press , we'll be publishing reviews of the following titles here over the next few months:   Searching for community: representation, power and action on an urban estate by Jeremy Brent Reviewed by Alison Gilchrist. Tags: Book reviews Smith Reviewed by Kevin Harris.

I'm not attending the Microsoft SharePoint Conference. but my book is

Michael Sampson - Currents

But, thanks to Quest Software, my book -- SharePoint Roadmap -- will be there! As you'll see from this Quest press release , Quest took me up on the offer a few months ago. while I can't attend the conference, you can get an autographed copy of my book at the Quest booth. Tags: Michael's Books SharePoint next week.

South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive 2009 “Managing Online Forums” Book Reading Topic Selected: “The Art of Responding to Feedback From Your Community”

Managing Communities

A few weeks ago, I asked for feedback on my upcoming book reading/presentation at South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive 2009. Tags: Managing Online Forums (Book) Press In so many words, I wanted some thoughts on what I should talk about. After much consideration, I have [.].

New Book: “Online Marketing Inside Out” by Brandon Eley and Shayne Tilley

Managing Communities

SitePoint has a new book out called “Online Marketing Inside Out&# and it’s special to me for a few reasons. Tags: Press Promoting Your Community First, it’s co-authored by my good friend Brandon Eley, who I’ve known for like 7 of 8 years.

The Divided Brain: A four day course with Iain McGilchrist

Jenny Connected

It took Iain 20 years to research and write his now acclaimed book…. Yale University Press. Yale University Press, p.230-231).

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Social Media Course – $176 – 13 June 2012 Sydney with @InforumGroup

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Book social media course. BOOK NOW. monitoring a social media news room (no more PDF press release!) Don’t miss this opportunity!

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My Epic Blog World & New Media Expo 2009 Recap

Managing Communities

Tags: Managing Online Forums (Book) Press

Green Chameleon » Rumsfeld on Ignorance

Green Chameleon

Is that muffled laughter from the press corps in the background as he strives to make his point? URLs are automatically converted into links.

Buddy Press Turns Wordpress Into Social Network - Covering All That's Social All the Web

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Friendster Beats Facebook to the Punch » Buddy Press Turns Wordpress Into Social Network Posted by Nick ONeill on November 10th, 2007 9:22 PM I have been working on a way to integrate social networking into the Social Times website. cannot wait for the new Buddy Press plugins are released. The screenshots are impressive.

Sydney Social Media Course – 3 Days with Laptop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

SYDNEY: Please note these are SMALL classes and book out very quickly. Sydney social media course 2013. Small classes, bring your laptop.

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An Introduction to the Divided Brain – Part 1

Jenny Connected

Iain talks fast and like his book the content of his talk is densely packed. Yale University Press. Vintage Books. Vilayanur S.

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But I can’t draw… Cancel that thought!

Full Circle Associates

Under McLaughlin’s masterful guidance, we come to recognize that, in fact, the drawings in this book exhibit extraordinary intelligence of observation.

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Unflattening: text, drawing and alternative perspectives

Jenny Connected

Unflattening’ is a gem of a book. The book is an outcome of Nick Sousanis’ PhD dissertation which he presented in comic format. and J.

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The Divided Brain and the Power of ‘No’

Jenny Connected

This has also been written about by John Kay in his book Obliquity : Why our goals are best achieved indirectly. Profile Books. 535 – c.

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Paywall for and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

There’ll be flexibility on how much locked content there will be based, in part, on how subs are going at the time and how much advertising is booked.