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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.

Monetization: Social Network Advertising

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Media Monetization is becoming THE hot issue in online community chatter. Twitter: Reputation Management in Social Networks (20).

MySpace Credit Card

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

MySpace has a ReCharge card – credit card for youngsters. The grey of the MySpace generic card is frankly boring. Plus his avatar.

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. Facebook. Twitter. Not I.

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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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.

Social Networking's New Global Footprint | Nielsen Wire

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social networking has become a fundamental part of the global online experience,&# commented John Burbank, CEO of Nielsen Online. Not Just For The Young While social networks started out among the younger audience, they’ve become more mainstream with the passage of time. tags: Nielsen Social networking) [.]

MySpace Music Australia launch

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Myspace Music Australia has launched. It socializes the find-filter-forward mechanism a lot better, apparently. Kevvie On MySpace Music.

Understanding the difference between Forums, Blogs, and Social Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social Networks are like topic tables at a conference luncheon. rather than by people). It’s like that. Thanks tremedously!

The Primal Forces that Drive Social Networks | Digital Tonto

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The Primal Forces that Drive Social Networks 2009 September 6 tags: Albert-Laszlo Barabasi , Chris Andersen , Duncan Watts , Long Tail , Mark Granovetter , Network Theory , Réka Albert , Social Media , Steven Strogatz by Greg Social Networks are revolutionizing how we view our world.  MySpace? Thanks!

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Social Networking More Popular Than Email

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The far-reaching study also explored a number of other trends within the social networking space. As has been reported elsewhere, Facebook’s fastest growth demographic is older users – the social network tacked on 12.4 Most impressive is MySpace, which outpaces all in terms of revenue. social network tacked on 12.4

Traditional Media brainwashing Australians about Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Telephones don’t stalk children, Social Media doesn’t intimidate them either. People do. Investigate People. See what happens?

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

It’s somewhat relevant as Om Malik has now asked a rhetorical question if Social Network tools are just a feature of website.

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22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Whenever I present or give classes on monetizing social networks and online communities people usually have two questions. 20 million?

Happiness is contagious in social networks - CNN.com

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This network from 2000, colored for average mood, shows yellow as happy, blue as sad, and green as in-between. New research shows that in a social network, happiness spreads among people up to three degrees removed from one another. This reflects the total effect of all social contacts. Social ties also affect obesity.

Social Networking World Forum

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

When I grow up, I want to go to a social networking forum like this one in California (9-10 November) -. www.imeem.com.

34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Conspicuously missing from that round-up were many additional companies that specialize in the creation of social networks. When reviewing Ning , KickApps , et al., I was able to test the products first-hand by creating social networks from scratch and for free using online wizards and tools. companies). Thanks! Thanks.

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Social Networking with BuddyPress - Nettuts+

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The software, built on top of WordPress, was created by Andy Peatling as way to start your very own social network similar to Facebook. BuddyPress is a social networking application built on top of WordPress Multi-User (MU) as a plugin. It allows a user to host a network of blogs on a site. think I will try it!

Malaysia: Social Media and Facebook numbers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Malaysian Internet users like Facebook, Myspace, and Friendster. Social media big in Malaysia. By 2016, 2.6

Australia: Senior Citizens on Facebook over 55’s

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social network strategist Laurel Papworth said Australia’s take-up rate was generally about 2 to 3 per cent higher than the US for computer use.

Employee social networking case study : Sabre's cubeless product

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Sabre Town case study Document Actions Employee social networking ? Once the domain of the Internet, social networking has virally spread to the intranet with impressive results for Sabre. We humans are social creatures. The biggest piece of that pie will be employee networking, mashup and RSS solutions.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Networking: For Better Or Worse?

Collaborative Thinking

Worth reading: Is MySpace Good for Society? So what’s the net effect of social networking? Is MySpace Good for Society?

Social Network Sites: Webinar Today

Collaborative Thinking

Timely - we just published a reference architecture template on social network sites so if you are a Burton Group client, check out the document here (note: client access required). IT Best Practices for Enterprise Social Networking – Burton Group Webinar. short notice but still time to register and attend.

How Deloitte’s social network beat the isolation blues

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Coast Guard embraces social media By Andrew Analore New blog and Facebook help accomplish its mission. TOOLS FOR COMMUNICATORS TOOLKIT Tools for Social Media How to successfully use blogs, podcasts and electronic town-hall meetings. gives employees an action plan for turning things around. Communicators, are you afraid of video?

FINRA - Compliance Considerations for Social Networking Sites

Collaborative Thinking

Compliance Considerations for Social Networking Sites. This webinar covers compliance and regulatory considerations when using social networking sites to communicate firm business. FINRA - Compliance Considerations for Social Networking Sites. Live Program March 17, 2010 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., Pacific Time.

Social Networking Identity: A Cautionary Tale

Collaborative Thinking

Interesting article, worth following some of the links for additional reference information: Leaving 'Friendprints': How Online Social Networks Are Redefining Privacy and Personal Security - Knowledge@Wharton. Among other topics, the conference addressed security and safety issues raised by the social networks. Fader.

Interesting Social Media Site Statistics for Facebook, Twitter and MySpace

Portals and KM

I recently found some useful social media statistics through @ariegoldshlager on T witter. visits among a custom category of 155 social networking Web sites in September 2009. MySpace was second with 30 percent but it had a year-over-year decrease of -55%. Exoerian Hitwise released its September 2009 results. 

Carmun is Social Networking for Nerds

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

It’s kind of a virtual note passing under the table thing which was a form of social networking before anyone ever heard the term.

Email Photos to All of Your Social Networks with Pikchur

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

PikcHur, envía imágenes a tus redes sociales y cuentas de microblogging favoritas | Unión de Bloggers Hispanos Says: August 29th, 2008 at 3:00 pm [.]

Social Networks: Ad Spend to reach $2b in 2010

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Just a quick note on a prediction regarding Advertising revenue and online communities: An old article via Marketing Vox but worth watching to see how close they get next year: Ad Spend on Social Networks to Reach $2B in 2010. Ad spending on social-networking sites will reach $2.15 online social-network ad spend in 2007.

How Procter & Gamble Got Employees to Use Social Networking at Work - CIO.com - Business Technology Leadership

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Subscribe to Careers Subscribe to ERP APPLICATIONS CLOUD COMPUTING DATA CENTER MOBILE NETWORK SECURITY VIRTUALIZATION Drilldowns APPLE CAREERS DEVELOPMENT MICROSOFT OUTSOURCING WEB 2.0 Presented by CIOs and other senior level executives, these invitation-only programs offer timely topics and strong networking. platform. content.

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Social Networks And Group Formation - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

and social media. In this context, understanding the formation, evolution and utilization of online social networks becomes important.

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Ep.004 from Laurel Papworth on Vimeo. Monetizing social networks. advertising? Too weird.

MySpace and Bebo Running Out of Friends. How Will Twitter Fare?

Portals and KM

MySpace and Bebo are falling behind in the world of social networking. MySpace was purchased by Rupert Murdoch in July 2005 for $580,000,000 and Bebo, big social networking site in the UK, bought by AOL in March 2008 for $850,000,000. You only investment is the social capital you put into it. million.

How To Develop a Business-Aligned Social Media & Social Networking Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Click Here to download the report “Introduction to Blogging & Social Networking Basics for Professionals.&# advise caution.

Relationships and Identity: Two Sides of the Social Networking Coin

Collaborative Thinking

As organizations explore the use of social networking, the enterprise is no longer the only participant in managing identity. An employee’s social network site profile, social graph, and use of other social tools and applications enable them to construct additional identity facets to suit their own needs.

Facebook: Banned at work

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A press release I did through Porter Novelli/3 Mobile got picked up in Queensland: Facebook and other social sites banned by many bosses.

Leaving 'Friendprints': How Online Social Networks Are Redefining Privacy and Personal Security

Collaborative Thinking

generation is growing up with social networking web sites such as Facebook and MySpace, casually posting accounts of their lives for their friends -- and the world -- to see. Among other topics, the conference addressed security and safety issues raised by the social networks. Fader. Privacy is a moving target.".

Australia: Social Butterfly and 3 INQ Mobile

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I was asked to help with promoting a new social network mobile phone from 3 called the INQ so I came up with these “social butterflies&#.

Experiential Economy: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Episode 1 of Social Media Business: What is “the experience economy&# – is it the next step on from agrarian, commodity, service…?