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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.

The Fallacy of Social Networking

Elsua

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

2012 102

How Social Networking Can Improve Work Meetings

Elsua

If there is anything that social networking shines and thrives at is helping us all stay connected, regardless of where we may well be in the world.

2013 123

Ripple: Social Network Influencers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Ripple Social Marketing. You don’t need a big social network yourself. Before today, you would just add them.

2009 74

Social Networking and Going Back to Basics

Elsua

In “ Is Social Media Becoming a Vast Wasteland? The core aspect of social networking and the good old Web 2.0 Remember?)

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.

10 Tips for LinkedIn Social Networking

Online Social Networking

Here are ten tips for maximizing your LinkedIn social networking success: Your LinkedIn profile is your resume. Keep at it.

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. Don’t be too fussy.

E2.0 Santa Clara: Architecting the Building Blocks of Enterprise Social Networking

Collaborative Thinking

Given the amount of time, the deck focuses on profile, social graph, activity streams, and social objects. Enterprise 2.0

Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications.  At the June Enterprise 2.0 Social theory and design.

Most Popular Social Networking Sites for Business

Online Social Networking

Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and the Ning family of social networking sites are the most popular social networks with wide business appeal. From a business point of view, MySpace has become primarily a niche site for the music industry. Each social networking site is different. Not I.

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship. Most sites also encourage users to upload a profile photo.

2007 41

Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Elsua

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?!?!

Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: A Review

Portals and KM

One book at the top of the pile was Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: Choosing the Right Tools and Resources to Fit Your Needs.

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).

Digital literacies 4: Teens & social networks

e-Moderation Station

Social networks bring the world into our children’s lives. Activity: Online scenarios – Teens & social networks. 1.

Reference Architecture For Social Network Sites

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Templates always begin with a question (often based on what clients are asking us): What are the architectural components of a social network site?

Screencast: Employee Profiles & Social Network Sites

Collaborative Thinking

I recorded a short (11 minute) screencast this morning to help a customer better understand the role of employee profiles within social network sites. Screencast:  Employee Profiles & Social Network Sites. Posted to Cisco Enterprise Social Software Community. For

RSA shows how social networks can support Changemakers

Social Reporter

Together they should be able to achieve more than they could without the benefit of wider network connections. How will decisions be taken?

RSA shows how social networks can support Changemakers

Social Reporter

Together they should be able to achieve more than they could without the benefit of wider network connections. How will decisions be taken?

Social Network Marketing Campaigns: Features Attributes

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

By the way, I first raised these points in February 2008 in a post called Of course there ARE social media marketing campaigns.

What are Social Bookmarking Sites?

Online Social Networking

Social Bookmarking Sites Defined. Bookmarks themselves are the content on social bookmarking sites. Sharing is Caring!

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

Elsua

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

My Top 10 Social Media Sites

Online Social Networking

My top social media sites aren’t particularly the social sites that receive the greatest number of visitors.

2011 28

Convofy Provides Comprehensive Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking

Portals and KM

It is built on the Adobe platform and integrates two distinct realms: person and group-centered social networks and collaboration on digital content.

2011 31

7 steps to shutting down a social media site

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

More in Social Media is Not An Experiment. Shutting down the sites with SilkCharm. Export facilities to other social media sites.

2010 41

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business

Elsua

Will Social Software follow the same trend? Welcome to Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking!

2011 51

Social Network Sites As Connective Infrastructure

Collaborative Thinking

One of the more interesting articles I came across while on winter break was the dissertation abstract and presentation below on the role social network sites play as people adapt to different life transitions. Title : Networked Information Behavior in Life Transition. Identity Social Networking & Collaboration

Are Social Networking Sites Easy to Use?

Online Social Networking

Connecting on social networking sites with family and friends requires little forethought or planning. The most popular social networks are easy enough to figure out, even without instruction manuals. Most of us would agree that social networking sites are easy to use for casual networking.

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.

Enterprise 2.0: A Transition From Destination Site To Platform Services

Collaborative Thinking

and social network sites: Trend : The focus of “Enterprise 2.0”-related More accurately, we might describe this type of platform as a social network site ( Reference Architecture For Social Network Sites ). Is “social” viewed as a standalone decision or part of a collaboration platform?

2011 39

Build a Social Network Using Joomla! - Nettuts+

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Home Tutorials Articles Freebies Videos About Subscribe By RSS | Email | Other Home Tutorials Other Build a Social Network Using… Categories HTML & CSS Javascript & AJAX Other PHP Ruby Site Builds Tools & Tips Wordpress Build a Social Network Using Joomla! Joomla!, Lets review how. Joomla!

Social Graphs of On-line Communities and Social Networking Sites

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

Tags: online_community online_facilitation NWWCoP network_weaving networks

2010 15

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

2011 20

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?

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.

Police and Social Media News site – SA Police

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How do services like the Police engage in Social Media and online communities? Well the South Australian Police force have released a social media news site. An excellent entry into the “broadcast&# category of social media. You can follow SA Police News on Twitter @SAPoliceNews on Facebook or on YouTube. link].

2011 36

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?

2010 24

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. “While two-thirds of the global online population already accesses member community sites, their vigorous adoption and the migration of time show no signs of slowing.&# Social [.]

Occupy Wall Street – The Revolution is Twittervised

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Why Governments Fear Social Media – the Demise of Representational Democracy. Why Traditional Media Ignores or Reviles Social Media.

2011 137