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Why I, Too, Killed My LinkedIn Account


Is that the main reason why I then went ahead and deleted my LinkedIn profile for good over a week ago? Will I survive as an independent trusted advisor on Social Business & Digital Transformation without having an active LinkedIn profile? You know, you had to have a profile out there all over the place. Silly Silly me. You see?

Visualize Your Own LinkedIn Network

Alchemy of Change

I just mapped all my LinkedIn connections onto a visual graph through a new web service called InMaps. It just emerged from its analysis. Tweet.

How to Do a LinkedIn Profile Audit

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Shares Audit/Benchmark your LinkedIn Profile. Who’s Viewed Your LinkedIn Profile in last 3 days = 7. LINKEDIN AUDIT NOTES.

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

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.

Table: Facebook Pages vs. Facebook Groups (vs. LinkedIn Groups)


And how they compare to LinkedIn Groups? Are you buffudled by the difference between Facebook Pages and Facebook Groups? often am. It's the most common question I receive when presenting on social media. Are you often confused about the difference between Facebook Pages and Facebook Groups? This post helps end the befuddlement. read more.

Instant Business Guide to LinkedIn

The Bumble Bee

I have been amazed at how many people have asked me for a really simple and very short guide to LinkedIN for small businesses and independent consultants. So here it is: Social Networking

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.

Building Community with LinkedIn Groups (and Cutting Down on Self-Promotion)

Managing Communities

Mr. Mitchell recently shared a blog post request for me Twitter: “Special tips for managing LinkedIn Groups to build real community vs. self-promotion.&# In May, at WordCamp Raleigh, I ran into Ray Mitchell, a Winston Salem, North Carolina-based web designer, who I had met previously. SixFour Web Design is his company.

LinkedIn Signal New Twitter Business Search Engine

Online Social Networking

Twitter and LinkedIn partnered last fall enabling you to automatically tweet your LinkedIn status and to post your Twitter tweets on LinkedIn.

LinkedIn Edges Out Apple in Forbes Fastest Growing Tech Companies

Portals and KM

According to the Forbes list of Fast Tech 25 : their annual list of growth kings, the current champion is LinkedIn. would likely have untold richness if I still had that stock. I was always a reluctant participant in LinkedIn. Its revenue rose 115% over the last 12 months and is accelerating.    

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

An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Recruiting on Social Media is more than LinkedIn

Ant's Eyeview Blog

After all, more than 50% of employed Americans are open to new job opportunities but not actively seeking.  A comprehensive InformationWeek article points out that you can reach these passive job hunters with very targeted LinkedIn and Facebook ads.  LinkedIn is the end all and be all for recruiting, right? Where do you begin?

What is the Value of a Tweet or Facebook Fan?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In contrast, a Twitter share is only worth $0.43, and a LinkedIn share is worth $0.90. What is the value of a Facebook Like? From TechCrunch.

LinkedIn | Discussion:Online collaboration tools or social networks what’s the difference? How can they improve communication in our immediate surroundings?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Skip to Content Search Home What is LinkedIn? Join Today Sign In Language Sign In to LinkedIn Please enter your email address and password. Copyright © 2009 LinkedIn Corporation. Make sure you have cookies and Javascript enabled in your browser before signing in. All rights reserved.

Social Media Training for February March 2012

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

LinkedIn for Business (Afternoon Course). This is a very intensive course on the world’s largest professional social network, LinkedIn

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

Hildy Gottlieb

These days it seems everyone is talking about Facebook and Twitter and LinkedIn. Being a teacher at heart, though, I can’t help but want to explain the differences between all these places - LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter.  Today, let’s start with LinkedIn. LinkedIn. LinkedIn is all business. That link is here.

What are Social Bookmarking Sites?

Online Social Networking

Neither Twitter , Facebook nor LinkedIn are pure social bookmarking sites, as they weren’t created explicitly for social bookmarking.

Can You Back Up Facebook Relationships?

Online Social Networking

Just as an example, we might start groups on LinkedIn and invite fellow Facebook group members to join these groups. You get the idea.

Human Capital Flows in Australian Banking - Courtesy of Linkedin

Governance in a Networked World

One of the lesser known features of Linkedin is the company insights feature that identifies where a company’s current staff have been employed in the past (just search for a company and then select ‘Insights’ to see where employees have come from). So what insights can we gain from this type of visual market? Not as much going the other way.

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

Hildy Gottlieb

In yesterday’s post, I tackled LinkedIn. If, as I noted yesterday, LinkedIn is like a Chamber of Commerce mixer, Twitter is like an outrageous party - picture the Party at the End of the Universe. Unlike LinkedIn, there are no unspoken rules about “business” vs. “not business” because it’s a HUGE party! Twitter. Brevity.

Use LinkedIn to make your work easier

Joitske Hulsebosch

I've been using LinkedIn as a passive repository of my face-to-face network. I've been wondering whether I should/could use LinkedIn in more ways. Friends told me that they find/receive CVs of interesting candidates through LinkedIn. We found a great one, but it would have been a nice experiment to try and use LinkedIn.

Building Online Community Through Email Noodges


LinkedIn's Groups have done a nice job in this regard. Community community management E-mail facebook LinkedIn CommunicationsBy Andrew Cohen, Managing Director, Forum One. Email is the annoying little brother of online communities: pesky, poking, insistent. Yet email is the most effective way to noodge people to participate. Email?

Facebook or Linkedin? Where do I put my work stuff?

Governance in a Networked World

To date I have been comfortable splitting my home and work life between Facebook and Linkedin. Facebook is disrupting the order I had between my work and home, which may not return until Facebook kills off Linkedin? Just finished reading a book on "The Facebook Effect". like reading the latest modern history books. What do you think

Where Your Web Strategy Ought to Begin

Online Social Networking

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

Most Popular Social Networking Sites for Business

Online Social Networking

Facebook , MySpace , Twitter , LinkedIn and Ning are ranked 4th, 11th, 25th, 89th and 154th among all websites in the world, respectively. Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and the Ning family of social networking sites are the most popular social networks with wide business appeal. LinkedIn. Facebook. Twitter. Not I.

Twitter, Blogs, LinkedIn, Facebook Top Growing Social Media Marketing

Portals and KM

The Media Buyer Planner reported that the study found that Twitter, blogs, LinkedIn and Facebook - in that order - are the top four social media tools used by marketers. Here is another study on the growing use of social media in marketing. See below for links to other studies. It is nice to see blogs up there.

Top 10 Twitter-LinkedIn Integration Takeaways

Online Social Networking

Take for example the recent integration of LinkedIn with Twitter. You can now tweet your LinkedIn status to your Twitter followers and automatically post your tweets to your LinkedIn status. It is easy to see that this Twitter-LinkedIn partnership has many practical implications. Hopefully Ning will take notice and react!

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. Good-Bye Facebook Open Networking.

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

Hildy Gottlieb

In prior posts you will find similar information about LinkedIn and Twitter. LinkedIn - the perpetual Chamber of Commerce mixer.

LinkedIn: SlideShare Presentations


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Social Media for Schools #NBN October 2016

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

social media Australia courses Education Facebook LinkedIn schools Sydney teachers Training Twitter webinar workshopsFacebook or elsewhere).

plaxo vs facebook vs linkedin - social network showdown

Engineers without Fears

LinkedIn has 24 million members (according to LinkedIn). If anything, LinkedIn is not messy enough. LinkedIn is the kind of social networking tool you could introduce to your mother (after your rebellious phase of wearing a leather jacket and hanging out with MySpace ). But no one would make LinkedIn their intranet.

Online Community Expert Interview: Allen Blue, LinkedIn

Online Community Report

This month's Online Community Expert Interview is with Allen Blue of LinkedIn. Most exciting to me right now is how we're going to be able to help groups of LinkedIn users work together. the need sticking to your vision with 2. This is one of the reasons that Visions have ethical overtones. But if I have to pick one, it's Facebook.

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch

LinkedIn - for groups Everyone knows LinkedIn. However, as facilitator, you should also know how LinkedIn groups work and how you can facilitate conversations in groups. Are you already an administrator of one or several LinkedIn groups? Every week I try some new tools (like this week vialogues ) and honestly? More tools?

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How Amplify, and Posterous Help Spread the Word

Online Social Networking

Can social aggregation websites make life online easier? These are my current favorites: Amplify - A social bookmarking site. Sharing is Caring!

Social Media Monitoring Bookmarks and RSS

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

For my students: RSS allows you to manually (or autopost) Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, LinkedIn etc updates from a 3rd party site. link].

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Building an Integrated Social Media Dashboard

The Bumble Bee

I have been looking for way to monitor and track all my websites/blogs plus all my social media accounts (linkedIN, Twitter etc) from a single dashboard. figured this would be pretty easy - a thing that most people would want to do! Social Networking

Social CRM with Google contacts and Rainmaker

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social CRM mixes up business information with personal tweets, LinkedIn and Facebook status updates. Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn networks.

LinkedIn is not a social network (and even if it was it's useless)

Engineers without Fears

TD's argument against LinkedIn seems a bit contrived. LinkedIn is not a social network and ii. But LinkedIn has been a reciprocal experience for me. tend not to accept links from people I don't know but my experience asking a question on LinkedIn about Green IT a few weeks ago was very powerful. social networks