Twitter is Not a Social Network

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Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Thank you, Benoît Mandelbrot Keep Stretching… » Twitter is Not a Social Network That’s right, Twitter is not a social network. So, is Amazon a social network?

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

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2007). Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship. link] Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship danah m. We chose not to employ the term "networking" for two reasons: emphasis and scope. 49, 2007). 2007).

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Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All


Like I have mentioned yesterday, it’s been a few days already since I jumped the shark and joined the bunch of early adopters who have been hammering down, and taking for a spin, the latest iteration of Google to get social with Google Plus , right after Google Wave and Google Buzz.

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Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan


One of the main inhibitors with regards to a successful adoption of social software within the enterprise that I keep bumping into from fellow knowledge workers and, specially, their managers!, that Social Networking can be serious.

KickApps — User-Generated Video & Social Networking at Your Website

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Affiliate Sign In Contact Us | Blog | KickDeveloper | Solutions Technology Services Customers About Us Social Networking Comments & Ratings Widgets Blogs Photo & Video Sharing Message Boards Video Players Feed Manager powered by the KickApps Social Graph Engine ™ for Web Publishers About Applications | How it Works | Our Customers Social & Media Applications On Demand Use KickApps to power audience growth & engagement on your website.

Brad's Thoughts on the Social Graph

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Thoughts on the Social Graph Brad Fitzpatrick, , author David Recordon, , collaborator, editor 2007-08-17 Ive been thinking a lot about the social graph for awhile now: aggregating the graph, decentralization, social network portability, etc.

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Social Networking's New Global Footprint | Nielsen Wire

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RSS Contact Us Consumer Health Media And Entertainment Online And Mobile Politics Sports Social Networking’s New Global Footprint March 9th, 2009 Posted in Global , Media And Entertainment , Nielsen News , Online And Mobile | 26 Comments Two-thirds of the world’s Internet population visit social networking or blogging sites, accounting for almost 10% of all internet time, according to a new Nielsen report “ Global Faces and Networked Places.&#

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Understanding the difference between Forums, Blogs, and Social Networks

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Social Networks are like topic tables at a conference luncheon. Social networks allow members to organize around a person’s relationships or interests, rather that just focused on topic. - om portable sociale netværk » Interessante links fundet d.

Social networks and informal support: the big shift for policy


It’s obvious that informal support and social networks can be critical to the way society looks after its members. When people can use their social networks to get support without going through formal agencies, there are social and economic benefits.

Social Graph: Concepts and Issues

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his post, Fitzpatrick defines "social graph" as "the global mapping of everybody and how theyre related" He went on to outline the problems with it, as well as a broad set of goals going forward. When any social network starts, it is hungry to leverage other networks.As

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Community Building: How To Create Your Own Social Media Network With Ning - Robin Good's Latest News

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Print this article | Read this article in: | IT | ES | March 6, 2007 ? Community Building: How To Create Your Own Social Media Network With Ning Stop [social] networking: Build your own network! -

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How social networks work: the puzzle of exhaust data :: Grant McCracken

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The network exists. The network is active. The network is flowing. A "newsflash"about my cat helps keep the network node called Grant McCracken fromblinking out. February 26, 2007. July 18, 2007. March 8, 2007. March 1, 2007.

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

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Social Networking goes mainstream I was recently asked by a buddy to name off some social networking platforms that could be branded or changed as needed (that’s where that term ‘white label’ has come from). You decide if the network is private or public.&#

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

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and social media. Read more at Going Social Now more about Shiv Stories by Shiv Singh Practical Strategies for Creating a Successful Intranet [1 Comment] Value-Driven Intranet Design [3 Comments] Making Knowledge Management Work on your Intranet [2 Comments] A Web 2.0

Commoncraft video on social networking

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Here's the new video in the series by commoncraft explaining social networking. Ofcourse I'm eagerly waiting for the social bookmarking one after our own attempt. Tags: social networking technology

The Primal Forces that Drive Social Networks | Digital Tonto

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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. However, it is very rare to hear anything about the underlying forces that actually drive the social network phenomenon. Networks Grow, Don’t They?

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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Community 2.0

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Similarly, virtual communities as economic enterprises represent a complex interweaving of social and commercial dimensions. This could be either through development of my skills or amplifying the value of my skills through social and structural capital available in the virtual community.

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For 2007 : Etsy’s 2007 gross merchandise sales reached $26 million in 2007. revenue Monetization online community social media social networkHow to craft a billion dollar business.

The Next Social Network: WordPress

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GigaOM GigaOM Earth2Tech jkOnTheRun NewTeeVee OStatic TheAppleBlog WebWorkerDaily Jobs Live Events About Contact All Posts Web Broadband Infrastructure Mobile Voice Briefings Archives The Next Social Network: WordPress Anne Zelenka | Tuesday, December 11, 2007 | 3:45 PM PT | 198 comments Could open-source blogging platform WordPress serve as your next social networking profile? The next hot social network might just be built out of blogs.

Literature Review: Improving Work Practices in Times of Change

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Santa Clara on Architecting the Building Blocks of Enterprise Social Networking. Gartner, Burton Group) researching topics related to collaboration, social networking, and “Enterprise 2.0”. Social Network Sites. Use of social tools (e.g., 2007).

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Green Chameleon » Social Networks and Identity Mapping

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It all started with Josh Porter who has been blogging ( here and here ) on how we form networks that look like concentric circles, where trust dissipates outwards, using Ben Shneiderman’s “Circles of Relationships&# visualisation.

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

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Green Chameleon » How To Use KPIs in Knowledge Management

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Posted on January 05, 2008 at 01:11 PM | Comment permalink Patrick Lambe There’s a good set of links to discussions of metrics for social media being maintained by Beth Kanter at [link] Posted on January 09, 2008 at 04:58 PM | Comment permalink Maytag Parts That’s a great overview document of KM KPIs - very thorough and thought provoking.

Happiness is contagious in social networks -

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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. Watch more on how happiness spreads » Sadness also spreads in a network, but not as quickly, the researchers found. This reflects the total effect of all social contacts. Social ties also affect obesity. Home World U.S.

CollectiveX - Create a Groupsite for sharing and keeping your group connected!

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CollectiveX Home | Tour | Uses | Pricing | About | Instant Enterprise | Groupsites Directory | Login - Trish Stafford Director, Non-Profit Learn More - Glenn Moss Advertising Executive Learn More Create a Groupsite for Free Social Collaboration & Networking for Groups.

7 steps to shutting down a social media site

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The photo sharing social network is shutting down and, thankfully, they have all undertaken all the key steps to do that sensitively and graciously. More in Social Media is Not An Experiment. Export facilities to other social media sites.

34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

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Conspicuously missing from that round-up were many additional companies that specialize in the creation of social networks. I was able to test the products first-hand by creating social networks from scratch and for free using online wizards and tools. But we were able to test many of the launched social networks that actually use these solutions, and we also interviewed several of the companies. elgg a solution for educational networks.

Seven Steps to Graphing Your Facebook Strategy

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Dave is organizing next week’s Graphing Social Patterns conference on Facebook, covering many of the topics and companies mentioned below. He’s also a rookie instructor for a new Stanford class on Facebook apps, and an unapologetic Facebook Fanboy and social networking addict. Sections on virtual currency and ad networks contributed by Susan Wu, Charles River Ventures and Sundeep Ahuja, AppFuel. Make Connections: Networks, Groups & Events 3.

Social Networking Platform Evolution: From Destination Site To Networked Services

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June 2009 event when I ran a workshop on enterprise social networking, but the trend is true in general (from destination site, to networked services) as platforms create ecosystems (re: recent news on Salesforce, LinkedIn, etc). Social Networking & Collaboration

3 Benefits of KM, 3 Types of Community and Online Facilitation, Social Network Software, X-teams - Weekly Knowledge Management blog by Stan Garfield

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Centralized facilitation De-centralized facilitation Distributed facilitation KM Link of the Week Trampoline Systems Enterprise software that harnesses social behavior Enterprise software is changing. Harnessing social behavior is. Trampoline has gone right back to the underlying social behavior and created software that harnesses human instincts instead of disabling them. SONAR: map social networks, information flows and expertise.

Social Media in the Inc. 500: 2007 - 2009

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The Center for Marketing Research at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth conducted a study on social media by Nora Barnes and Eric Mattson on the usage of social media in fast-growing corporations. Magazine 500 social media usage for the third consecutive year, allowing for a longitudinal study of corporate use of social media. In 2007, the study found that the Inc. Social networking continues to be the most familiar social media tool to the Inc.

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

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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. social-networking sites in 2007 is expected to reach $865 million, up from $350 million in 2006, and will surpass $2 billion in 2010, according to eMarketer. Ad spending on social-networking sites will reach $2.15

Green Chameleon » It Ain’t Over Till the Fat Wiki Sings

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about It Ain’t Over Till the Fat Wiki Sings Here’s a nice way (from Elliot Masie’s Learning 2007 conference ) of extending the life (and discussions) of a conference past its formal close.

MirandaNet: Social Networking trivial or mind expanding?

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At the moment I think this is our most advanced contribution to the debate about whether social networking is a time waster or a new social phenomenon that can advance human activity. At this point the participants become active professionals, using collaborative knowledge to build new theories and policies that will impact their profession in the longer term (Preston 2007). Online socialization and formulation of online identities.

Open Social Web

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Open Social Web September 5, 2008 Happy Birthday, Bill of Rights Filed under: Open Social Web — jsmarr @ 5:41 pm Hard to believe, but the Bill of Rights for Users of the Social Web is one year old today. Harder still to believe how much the social web has opened up in that year!


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How To Friends Home Mobimii is a mobile application that lets you chat with all of your social network friends and IM contacts worldwide. Use it to get all the wallpapers, ringtones and screensavers that your phone can handle. You can also share pictures, video and other mobile content with your friends.

Online Community Unconference 2007 / Online Community Unconference 2007

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Workspace: Online Community Unconference 2007 Whats New Weblogs Loading. 374 Revisions Print Tools Export as HTML Export to PDF Export to Word Online Community Unconference 2007 hide Welcome to the Wiki for the Online Community Unconference. Bayne Webcast parts of the OCU 2007 conference live on with her Webcam. Conference wifi is found on the open network "workshop" Wiki Index Schedule See the complete Schedule.

Green Chameleon » Maps Are Not Enough

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Maps Are Not Enough From Graham Durant-Law this pithy reminder that a social network map alone is not enough.

Green Chameleon » Shhhh… the IP Addresses Have Ears

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Social network analysis in organisations has long been promoted as a way of spotting opportunities for improving collaboration and knowledge flows. Network mapping software pioneer Valdis Krebs has just celebrated his twentieth birthday in the business.

Gating Social Networks

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Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta See how were connected Connections February 2009 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Categories Attention Management blogging BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0