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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Just because a service connects people doesn’t automatically mean we should call it a “social network.&# There, I said it.

10 Tips for LinkedIn Social Networking

Online Social Networking

share in this article my basic LinkedIn how-tos that may shorten your learning curve and save you time and frustration. Keep at it.

Accepting Friends on Facebook vs. LinkedIn Social Networking Sites

Online Social Networking

A Facebook friend recently asked about accepting friend requests on social networking sites , and I promised to discuss the matter.

The Fallacy of Social Networking


Thanks much for the recent concerns shown upon out there through various social channels. Social just for the sake of social is now dead.

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Loyalty in Social Networks


Did we manage to kill already the conversation in the so-called traditional social media tools  landscape? My goodness! Goodness! Yikes! Maybe.

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Instant guide to LinkedIn

The Bumble Bee

As an added-bonus also included is a similar guide to Facebook for the same audience! Social Networking

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All


No longer would there be a need to keep up with multiple social networking environments, with multiple networks, with multiple levels of interactions.

2011 114

Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

More info on the Corporate inhouse 3 Day Intensive Advanced Social Media workshop here]. Perhaps you have a Facebook Page? Forever!

2012 111

18 Articles Help You Master LinkedIn Strategy and Technique

Online Social Networking

By maintaining a business focus, LinkedIn’s growth could persist unhampered by that of its social networking counterpart.

Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan


Social spaces where you goof off at work and get away with it, because they are all hyped and everything, and everyone needs to be there.

Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking


mean, we have only been having social software tools for merely 15 years and we are already starting to hate them, as end-users? So soon?!?!

2011 85

Tools for social network analysis from beginners to advanced levels

Joitske Hulsebosch

This year I''ve been drawn to the power of social network analysis. What kind of people would you like to have in your network.

16 Tips for Ning Social Networking

Online Social Networking

Many Ning social networking sites are easier to navigate and operate than those of Facebook or LinkedIn. Sharing is Caring!

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10 Tips for Inviting to Facebook Events

Online Social Networking

There are too many television and radio ads, too much email and snail mail, too many billboards, and yes, too many Facebook notifications.

Can You Back Up Facebook Relationships?

Online Social Networking

asked you, “How can you protect your interests by diverting or diversifying your networking and marketing efforts starting right now?&#.

Most Popular Social Networking Sites for Business

Online Social Networking

The rapid growth of Facebook and Twitter has created lots of excitement. Facebook , MySpace , Twitter , LinkedIn and Ning are ranked 4th, 11th, 25th, 89th and 154th among all websites in the world, respectively. Each social networking site is different. Facebook. like the realness of Facebook. Not I.

How Much Real Networking on Social Networking Sites?

Online Social Networking

I’ve written many articles about social networking sites. Little Real Networking on Social Networking Sites.

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10 Tips for Making Facebook Business Friends

Online Social Networking

In either case, you’d benefit from acquiring additional Facebook friends who share an interest in your business niche. Sharing is Caring!

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship. link] Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship danah m.

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Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Is Blogging Dead?


Have you moved all of your conversations to social networking sites? Is blogging dead for you folks as well? Blogging is not dead!

2011 62

Social Media Training for February March 2012

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Media Campaign (one day course). This is a very intensive course on the world’s fastest growing social network from Google. 

2012 40

The Case for Corporate Social Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

There are many benefits to implementing social networking. People build networks that cut across the silos of teams and departments.

Tweeting of purchases is a plug that money can’t buy – Social Media ROI Monetization

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How about a customer sharing a purchase on Facebook – can that make you money? Eventbrite, the social ticketing site, sold another $2.52

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7 Levels of Social Media Engagement

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

There are seven stages to social media engagement from shallow monitoring to deep peer to peer economies. Stage Zero - What is Social Media?

Understanding Users of Social Networks — HBS Working Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Key concepts include: Online social networks are most useful when they address failures in the real world. Why the popularity of photos?

Facebook, LinkedIn and Digg Content Sharing Tip

Online Social Networking

Tags: Best Practices Facebook LinkedIn Social Media and Social Networking Sites Twitter content sharing Digg

Larry Brauner Interviews Career Consultant and Book Author in His LinkedIn Group

Online Social Networking

I launched my own LinkedIn group, Larry Brauner and Friends , as an experiment early last year. The group has since grown to over 800 members.

An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Niche Social Networks

Ant's Eyeview Blog

That’s the advice we often give to companies seeking to connect with customers on social media channels. “Fish where the fish are.” AEV Blog

SEO vs SMO and how to TURN OFF Google Social Media Optimization

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Search Engine Optimization has been hijacked by your friends and family (Social Media Optimization) and that’s a good thing. years?

2012 154

Community vs. Social Network - Lithosphere Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Lithosphere Community Sign In Forums Up 24 Comments Community vs. Social Network MikeW (Lithium Guru) Jun 6 Labels: Cyber Anthropology Social Media Michael Wu, Ph.D. is Lithiums Principal Scientist of Analytics, digging into the complex dynamics of social interaction and online communities. They have a network structure.

What are Social Bookmarking Sites?

Online Social Networking

Social Bookmarking Sites Defined. Bookmarks themselves are the content on social bookmarking sites. Reasons for Social Bookmarking Sites.

5 steps to a social media marketing campaign

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We ( Gary Hayes from LAMP and I) structured Thursday for speakers to 50 people on their social media marketing campaigns. Nutshell time: .

Social Media for Training Departments in Companies

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I was invited to speak on social media in the Enterprise by Cadre eLearning to a group of corporate training people. Training departments and social media. Deloitte’s use “reverse mentorship&# – older senior staff train younger members who in turn train the older staff on social media tools and iPads etc.

Teens Explain Why They Don't Care About Facebook Anymore

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Things Mark Zuckerberg Did Not Like About Facebook's First Year As A Public Company. Network. → 33 Ways Facebook Ruins Your Life. Dont forget to share with your friends on Twitter and Facebook. Teens Explain Why They Don’t Care About Facebook Anymore. Share On Facebook. Facebook Conversations.

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Where Your Web Strategy Ought to Begin

Online Social Networking

Your social media and web strategy necessarily starts from your website, the one place on the the web that you own and control. Social networking sites , such as Facebook and LinkedIn , are very useful and will likely figure in your online plans. Your website doesn’t need to be intricate. What do you think?

Share2011 - Keynote: Building a Robust Framework for Social Networking at Work (Ramin Mobasseri, eBay)

Michael Sampson - Currents

He's talking about the social networking journey at eBay. He is going to show what eBay has been doing with enterprise social networking.

Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

The idea is that I intend to build the social network of people that we meet or connect with as we travel to new places over a 40 day period.

3 Key Social Media and Web Marketing Strategies for 2011

Online Social Networking

Here are several cases in point that affect social media and web marketing practice, especially for small business. Hello Ning Open Networking.

Network skills in the 21st century

Joitske Hulsebosch

asked them to form groups of three to formulate a short question on network skills and put this question out to their own online networks, as exercise.

LinkedIn (and Facebook and Twitter): What’s the Dif?

Hildy Gottlieb

These days it seems everyone is talking about Facebook and Twitter and LinkedIn. Some are on none, and are befuddled.  “Even if I think it’s a good idea to use Social Networking for our work, which should we use? Today, let’s start with LinkedIn. LinkedIn. LinkedIn is all business.