Communities of practice: comm.unities.of.prac.tice 2.0

Joitske Hulsebosch

Martin studied the effects of weblogs, wikis and social bookmarking on communities of practice, as part of his thesis for Business Informations Studies. Social bookmarking more in terms of exploration, and wikis support varying levels of participation.

2006 130

The Role of Leaderboards in Online Communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

What are social network leaderboards? Sometimes when we have a list, we have a place to go - so leaderboards are in fact a social space. They give Twitter the appearance of a community that values popularity and the sheer size of your social network.

Roles 207

Netsquared thinktank: My best blogpost of 2009

Joitske Hulsebosch

I really enjoy Netsquared's thinktank blogging questions sent out to several bloggers each month. My best of are written in 2006 and 2008. But there is one surfacing from 2009: Can you shift your organisational culture by introducing social media?

2009 130

Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

One of my most popular index lists is the list of companies that provide White Label Social Networking solutions , in fact there’s over 60 in that space. These tools may have social networking features, that’s optional, but should certainly scale to it.

2008 58