Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

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?

Ripple: Social Network Influencers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Ripple Social Marketing. The main thing for me was to chat with Affiliate marketers about how social networks pass information around. You don’t need a big social network yourself. You only get out of your social network what you put in.

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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. I have taken the time to position my self on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Ning, with approximately 1K, 33K, 3K and 2K connections on each network respectively, consistent with my online social networking strategy. Each social networking site is different.

Enterprise: List of 40 Social Media Staff Guidelines

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Managing staff who participate in social networks. This list also includes policies called; Staff blogging policies, enterprise social network guidelines, Employee Blogging Policies, Staff engagement in online communities, and so on. Intel Social Media Guidelines [link].

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! Apr 20th in Other by Rick Blalock Social network implementation has become a necessity for successful websites. Site Strategy So you want to start a social network with Joomla!

5 steps to a social media marketing campaign

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We ( Gary Hayes from LAMP and I) structured Thursday for speakers to 50 people on their social media marketing campaigns. On Friday, I ran a one-day hands-on computer course on how to do a social media marketing campaign. Diagram Social Media Marketing Campaign.

Gary Hayes Social Media Count

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Media statistics: Ever wondered how many people are blogging, uploading videos, tweeting right at this very minute ? Social Network activity measured in real time. You might want to factor that into the social media counter! I just thought that was interesting… Gary Hayes Social Media Count is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

Understanding Users of Social Networks — HBS Working Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

HBS Home HBS Index Research & Ideas Understanding Users of Social Networks Published: September 14, 2009 Author: Sean Silverthorne Executive Summary: Many business leaders are mystified about how to reach potential customers on social networks such as Facebook.

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. How deep is the rabbit hole of social media? Stage Zero - What is Social Media? Doesn’t know, doesn’t care about social media.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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.

Lovd By Less -- Open Source Social Network -- Who loves you, baby?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Last year we had more requests for a "social network that also does " than for anything else. So we said we should just build an open source social network platform and give it away. While we dont believe that the world needs another social network, we do believe that most sites can benefit from some sort of social interaction, software is about communication after all. Lovd offers a free open source social network platform.

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Facebook: How to View Newsfeed of a Friends List

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In 2009, I gave some detailed instructions on how to set up a list and then view the newsfeed of that list. Unlike Twitter lists, you can’t use Facebook Lists to mine others’ social networks e.g. you won’t see “Real Estate&# or “Authors&# lists created by others.

Understanding the difference between Forums, Blogs, and Social Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

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. poso.dk - om portable sociale netværk » Interessante links fundet d.

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

Copyright © 2009 LinkedIn Corporation. Skip to Content Search Home What is LinkedIn? Join Today Sign In Language Sign In to LinkedIn Please enter your email address and password. Make sure you have cookies and Javascript enabled in your browser before signing in. All rights reserved. Use of this site is subject to express terms of use , which prohibit commercial use of this site. By continuing past this page, you agree to abide by these terms.

Social Networking with BuddyPress - Nettuts+

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Home Tutorials Articles Freebies Videos About Subscribe By RSS | Email | Other Home Tutorials Wordpress Social Networking with… Categories HTML & CSS Javascript & AJAX Other PHP Ruby Site Builds Tools & Tips Wordpress Social Networking with BuddyPress Mar 30th in Wordpress by Justin Shreve Automattic, the company behind WordPress, has recently acquired and will be releasing social networking software called BuddyPress.

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 MySpace remains the most profitable social network, generating an estimated $1 billion in revenue versus $300 million for Facebook in 2008. Well, I think that's very possible as social networking sites today are growing like mushrooms.

The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Details How Social Networks Network Best by Alex Pentland The humble bee has much to teach us about the flow of information in our own organizations. Bees, like human beings, are social animals,and evolution has provided them with elegant approaches to group decision making. Delving deeper into the communication networks of several organizations illuminated the links between productivity and information flow even more.

Rheingold Associates: How Online Social Networks Benefit Organizations

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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Comparing Collaboration and Social Networks - All Collaboration - allcollaboration.com

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This key distinction leads to the manner and means of networking that that are indeed different. Sure enough, there is some overlap between the two types of networks but this is neither an imposing nor a driving fact. Social networking is different in objective and mechanics.

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Australia Social Finance: List of Peer to Peer loans and p2p banks

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

After the radio interview with Tony Delroy a few days ago, I’ve had an inordinate number of requests for information on social lending and microfinancing sites. NOT Social finance but still a social network around finance.

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Etsy.com: Online Community Revenue

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Feb 1 2009: $100 million worth of goods were sold on Etsy in 2008. August 2009: $15 million turnover of product in August 2009. November 2009: 3.4 SFGate: Etsy’s 2009 gross merchandise sales reached $130 million at the end of October.

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. On the other hand, reaching out to your target audience on social networking sites requires both planning and an appreciation of the fine points of each site.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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. They will have never been restricted in their networks. Social Media.

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A Cure for Listless Tweeting: “Tweet to List”

Alchemy of Change

Some people care about sustainability, but not social networks. In late 2009, Twitter first introduced the list feature , which is an enormously useful way to follow specific interest areas. Networks & Systems Social Networks tweet2list Twitter

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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) -. Show highlights include: Two day conference dedicated to Social Networking. Social Networking World Forum is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

Peoplebrowsr: How to search Twitter bio profiles

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Type in World of Warcraft , your bank , social media guru whatever. You might like to see how it aggregates accounts of friends for example, merging the friend element of some social networks with the stranger element of online communities.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

In Jan 2009 I’ve now published a Forrester Wave which segments the leaders that provide solution (service, strategy, and support) for enterprise class marketers (aka customer communities for the big brands). Web Crossing Social networking and collaboration suite.

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Social Networking "Creates" a Collaboration Culture - Kim Nash

Michael Sampson - Currents

Kim argues that social networking creates a culture of collaboration : " Remember knowledge management? Now advanced collaboration tools, combined with a fresh mind set about sharing inspired by social networking, are reviving KM, ". The technology of social networking makes it easy to share information about your personal life, and this will transition across to the enterprise too. see TheAppGap's February 2009 article on The ROI of being social at work.

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Social Media and The Cone of Silence – Victoria Department of Justice

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, VICTORIA: What does it mean when the people you elected to represent you, turn off comments in social channels? It’s saying that social spaces are broadcast spaces. The other 7 steps to social media engagement ).

Social Marketing vs Traditional Marketing Mix

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In Australia, which is best - traditional agencies doing social vs social media consultancies? What is the marketing mix - online, offline, direct, TV, social - that is optimum for brands? Note for overseas readers: Tony Thomas runs a small agency The Population specializing in social media marketing). It’s not doing social media any favors making these statements and it makes the industry look amateurish. Now imagine a 3rd one - social.

Facebook: Iceland Constitution and Gov 2.0

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Iceland have turned to social media to ask the population to crowdsource writing Iceland’s new constitution. HOWEVER and it’s a big however, according to my 7 Steps of Social Media Engagement, these look very campaign based.

Are we a tribe?

Connectable Dots

I have loved the series of gatherings convened by Forum One, and for me they have always been a loose circle of respected social tools designers, subversive online community trend-steerers, researchers, and other online community specialists and practitioners.

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Literature Review: Improving Work Practices in Times of Change

Collaborative Thinking

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., 2009).

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Twitter: Skittles does a twitter bomb

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Tags: Online Communities fisting social networks Twitter brand velociroflcoptersaurus skittles

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

No journalists, except a journalists that now work in social media and a few bloggers now paid to bring their audiences and expert knowledge to journalism (blogournalists?) NB I’ll be on Radio National Monday night talking about OccupyWallstreet and social media).

Media140 Sydney: Social Media Twitter & Journalism

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I spoke at Media140 Sydney – I want to highlight some of the “arguments&# used against social media by the panels, also focus on Everybody co-creating The Human Narrative and the diminishing role of journalists who take news from one part of the community and deliver it to another part: It’s not YOUR content. So it’s a bit of a surprise that few people addressed the popular questions of “how will Freelancers survive&# , “how will social media make money&# ?

Social Network Toolkit - Ark Group Australia

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social-Network Toolkit Author: Patti Anklam Year Published: 2005 Pages: 120 ISBN: 0-9549674-2-9 Price: A$180 + GST Download Table of Contents and Executive Summary The Social Network Toolkit sets a strategic context for the developing of networking practices that strengthen an organization’s agility and influence from the individual level to that of the organisation itself.

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. 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.

Australia Enterprise: list of business online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A “top list&# of social networks and online communities for business and corporate. Australian Businesswomen’s Network - run mentoring programs (private community). Australian Investment Network - Connecting Entrepreneurs with Angel Investors investors can list. OzSmallBiz.net - by Stephen Spry Small Business Support Network (perhaps more of a blog than an online community?). Women’s Network Australia - have a forum called eNoticeboard.