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How To Get The Content Advantage

Ken Carroll

What is the content advantage? Well, it’s about using content to power up your business. What is it that makes content so potent?

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March Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning March 1, 2011 to March 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

April Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning April 1, 2011 to April 30, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

May Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning May 1, 2011 to May 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

Good Advice for Content Curators

Portals and KM

Sean Carton  wrote an interesting piece, Become a Content Curation King. He defines curation as “the act of sorting through the vast amounts of content on the web and presenting it in a coherent way, organized around a specific topic(s).” It is specifically designed to help content curators. So what is new? will add more.

Seeding an Online Community = People, Not Content

Managing Communities

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The place of ‘the teacher’ in relation to open content

Jenny Connected

Evidently Sir John Daniel   as long ago as 1996 warned that traditional universities cannot create enough supply.  So the question that was raised is, how do we scale up teaching without simply throwing content at people. It’s easy to see that some very talented people, with expertise can provide high quality content. See also.

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The place of ‘the teacher’ in relation to open content

Jenny Connected

Evidently Sir John Daniel   as long ago as 1996 warned that traditional universities cannot create enough supply.  So the question that was raised is, how do we scale up teaching without simply throwing content at people. It’s easy to see that some very talented people, with expertise can provide high quality content. See also.

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January Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Answers from mLearn experts - Ignatia Webs , January 13, 2011 #LAK11 what about #privacy when using #data analytics to create #knowledge? Get involved!

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

Elsua

Welcome to the successful transformation from a content-centric organisation to a people-centric one! Not the content they produce.

2011 74

Supporting the Human Side of Content Monitoring

Portals and KM

Thierry Hubert and I recently gave a webinar on the Human Side of Content Monitoring through the Marketing 2.0 network run by the Human 1.0

Our Webinar Recording: Human Side of Content Monitoring

Portals and KM

The recording of our webinar, The Human Side of Content Monitoring , is now available. You see the presentation and hear the narration by Thierry and myself, as well as our answers to questions from the audience.   Here is the description of the session. One approach to these two issues is to use semantic technology.  While

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Forrester on Enterprise Content Management Suites, Q4 2011

Portals and KM

Forrester has release their report, The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Content Management Suites, Q4 2011 , by Alan Weintraub with Stephen Powers and Anjali Yakkundi. Forrester uses 66-criteria to evaluate enterprise content management (ECM) vendors. Then there is whole issue of making content sharing and content workflow more social.

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Konzepte, Kontakte, Kohle (Content, Connections, Currency)

Net-Map Toolbox

There might be one where the content is exciting and you build great networks but the client doesn’t pay you well. Or so it seems.

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Enabling Content Discovery within the Enterprise and On the Web

Portals and KM

has created massive amounts of content, much of it user generated and unstructured, making information overload grow exponentially. infiltrates organizations, the potential for content overload is reaching into new spaces. Enabling Content Discovery: Part 1 – Introduction. Enabling Content Discovery: Part 2 - Web Search.

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Why Bad Things Happen to Good Content

Online Social Networking

While these web sites have excellent content, they have few readers to use or enjoy that content. Good content needs to be consumed.

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How Will Social Search Impact Web Search and Help Find Good Content?

Portals and KM

Let the readers help determine what content has the highest value and also look at currency, along with relevance   This has become very useful. I use it every day and it is the default home page for my laptop. mainly try to provide good relevant content and let the readers respond.   We have all experienced this.

November Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Hot Topics Mlearn (8) Brandon Hall award for best in mLearning: gold medal! hotlist November

Why I’m Buying Jay Baer’s New Book Even Before I Know The Title

Ken Carroll

What is it that drives content? And let me try to answer the question of what drives content (and all other media) while I'm at it.

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The Meeting Map: Making Both Process and Content Explicit

How to Save the World

The mindmap can then serve as an instant set of ‘minutes’ by emailing it to all participants (and non-attendees) at the end of the meeting.

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SXSW Notes: Copy Matters: Content Strategy for the Interface

Portals and KM

This is the session on Copy Matters: Content Strategy for the Interface led by Amy Thibodeau, Content Strategist Facebook, Andy Chung, Designer Facebook, Dan Zambonini, Partner & Dir Contentini, and Tiffani Jones Brown, Content Strategist Facebook. How can we adapt content strategy tools and tactics to an interface context?

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Social Enterprise Today: Useful New Content Aggregation Site

Portals and KM

 Others include my friend Luis Suarez , Greg Lowe , who I just saw again at the Forrester Content & Collaboration Forum, Ross Dawson , whose work I have written about several times and one of the people I most frequently RT, and Jacob Morgan whose work I follow. More will likely be added.    

Discovering Emerging Patterns in Web Content for Better Business Decisions

Portals and KM

It lets the content self organize and thus is not subject to the influence of such practices as search optimization.     

2012 28

OutStart’s Learning Content Management System Automates Key Components of Content Development

Portals and KM

I recently spoke with Mike Gregory about OutStart’s Learning Content Management System (LCMS). You can find learning content there and the LMS keeps track of usage. LCMS then is like a factory where content is assembled from component parts. You can customize learning content by role (e.g.,  

Forrester on Web Content Management for Online Customer Experience

Portals and KM

I received a review copy of the Forrester Wave™: Web Content Management For Online Customer Experience, Q3 2011 by Stephen Powers and am just getting around to looking at it. It is a very useful document that covers a web content management market in transition. Web analytics tools can give insight into how consumers use content.

The Content Economy: The State of Social Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The Content Economy. Envisioning the future of knowledge work, and defining the steps we must take to get there. Pages - Menu. About. Speaking.

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List of 8 Social Media Anti Advertising Ads

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Lesson : Subvertising is perhaps closer to advertising than customer created content. click to see the secret anti ad. So you are duly warned.

The New Sweat Shop of the Mind: Content Creation

Portals and KM

It reported on a new form of sweat shops, the content farms. As they wrote: “Content farms, which have flourished on the Web in the past 18 months, are massive news sites that use headlines, keywords and other tricks to lure Web-users into looking at ads. reported on a milder version of this in Trying to Game Google on Mother’s Day.

SpringCM Moves Beyond Content Management

Portals and KM

SpringCM Cloud provides an robust enterprise content management platform. Mobile content management will only increase over the next few years.

Bringing Content Discovery and Curation Directly to the Business User

Portals and KM

The tool that allows you to uncover useful content within massive volumes of information needs to be simple and accessible.  He writes, “The organizations that figure out this part will reap corresponding rewards. In order to have enough impact, Big Data capabilities must be as easy to use as Google search.”.    

Is the Influence of Search Engine Rankings Over Our Content Access a Good Thing?

Portals and KM

It is a necessity if you want to get your content noticed. However, this situation means that those who can afford an agency to help them with SEO or possess that skill themselves will get their content on top.    There is a skill between people and content that is not related to the content.    

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Trusted transactions of user generated content. One, should we monetize other people’s activity? Two, how can Twitter make money?

Moving to a Multi-Vendor Approach to Handling Today’s More Complex Content Management Requirements.

Portals and KM

They note that enterprises are now struggling under increasing volumes of varying types of content (aka multi-channel information overload). Now the reports argues when “developing a content strategy, they should consider persuasive, transactional, and foundational content functionality to support specific business use cases.” 

Promoting Continuous Learning at Autodesk Through Smart Content Management

Portals and KM

In February I wrote about an interesting report Making Greater Use of Smart Content in the Enterprise by Geoff Bock, Dale Waldt, and Mary LaPlante. It covers XML applications that have long proven value with reusable componentized content. They now needed to build on this effort, to improve the accessed to this content

SXSW Notes: Content As a Means for Social Change

Portals and KM

This is the session on Content As a Means for Social Change led by Biz Stone, CCO/Co-founder, The Obvious Corporation and Brian Sirgutz, SVP, Social Impact, AOL/Huffington Post. Given that content takes up most consumers' time on the web, it's time to harness it as the most effective way to drive social change in the real world.”.

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Why I Post My Favorite Tweets: Simple Content Curation and Archiving

Portals and KM

  When I am looking for new content to blog about, the first place I look is my own tweet stream (@billives) or the @darwineco tweet stream. Sometimes I am asked by colleagues, readers of this blog, or tweeters why I post my favorite tweets (see for example: My Favorite Tweets for September 16 - 30 2011 ).    

August Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Become our #CoP advisor - Ignatia Webs , August 8, 2011 Other Sources The following are the top items based on social signals. August hotlist hot

Making Greater Use of Smart Content in the Enterprise

Portals and KM

Here is a useful Gilbane research report on Smart Content in the Enterprise by Geoff Bock. As Geoff notes, these application have long proven value with reusable componentized content.   This reversal has sparked a demand for new ways to enrich content with XML tags for better embedded metadata.  

I Don’t Report Inappropriate Content, But Still Complain You Took Too Long to Remove It

Managing Communities

photo credit: jontintinjordan Recently, a new member posted a request on one of my forums that violated our guidelines. Suffice to say, the request was inappropriate. It was available for viewing for a few days. As soon as I saw it, I removed it and handled it appropriately. veteran member of the community had [.]. Interacting with Members

Search vs Discovery – Finding Useful Content

Portals and KM

Search and discovery are both useful ways to find useful content. While still at an early stage, there is a new breed of tools, content discovery engines, that are gaining traction to complement search engines. Discovery goes beyond search as it can help you uncover meaningful content without having to formulate a question.