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Treat Your Online Community’s Paid Memberships Like Amazon Treats Amazon Prime

Managing Communities

Please Update Your RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Generating Revenue

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Google, Amazon - Whisple?

The Bumble Bee

Read my article about Whisple Google, Amazon - Whisple?

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Re-Imagining Grocery Shopping – the Video on Amazon Go

Michael Sampson - Currents

More from Amazon on its new Amazon Go grocery concept store. And Larry at ZDNet contemplates the implications of Go for various sectors. Re-Imagining Effective Work

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The Gift and Curse of Social Reading and What It Could Do to Books

Alchemy of Change

Media Amazon books influence Kindle Fire media Pew publishing reading Shirky social books social reading"Social reading" centers not so much on the joy of reading or pursuit of knowledge, but a desire to build social capital on social networks. And now, it's coming to books.

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How People Define Smart Organizations: The Biology of Great Organizations Part II

Alchemy of Change

Amazon affiliates aren’t employees; they’re somewhere between a partner and a customer. There are lots of different types of Amazon affiliates, often specializing in various product or market niches. We can learn a lot about organizations from biology.

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Amazon Uses Purchase History to Seed Customer Questions and Answers

Managing Communities

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Intuit on Amazon

Community Guy

Intuit noticed that users were having dynamic discussions about their products in the reviews and review comments on Amazon. We knew we had to do something, as our QuickBooks customers were getting outdated information on the Amazon site.

Online Community Books – Amazon Bookshop on WordPress

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

By adding an Amazon Bookshop to WordPress I can earn a little money, recommend some cool books and look rather groovy. How to Add an Amazon aStore to your WordPress blog by LiveWithRichard – add your page to the same folder as post.php. And the actual Store widget itself is from Amazon. Online Community Books – Amazon Bookshop on WordPress is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

Blog>> The Knowledge Manager’s Handbook - now available for pre-ordering

Green Chameleon

My next book, co-authored with Nick Milton is now available for pre-ordering on Amazon! “ The Knowledge Manager’s Handbook: A Step by Step Guide to Embedding Effective Knowledge Management in Your Organization ” will be published by Kogan Page in April 2016.

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The Amazon community team is hiring

Community Guy

As a long time Amazon fan (I remember when the site was a solid tan background and only sold books), I’ve been so very impressed with the way their site and their community efforts have developed over the years. If you’re looking to be part of an impressive team and an impressive product, check out this job listing : Amazon’s Community team is looking for a seasoned Community Moderation Manager to help shape our vibrant online community of reviews and discussions.

Amazon likes Emacs, too

Making Sense With Facilitated Systems

Now I see that Amazon has—or at least had—a similar opinion. See Steve Yegge's Tour de Babel , a several-year-old commentary on programming languages, which includes a number of comments about Emacs and how it was used at Amazon. I've written about Emacs before as a highly productive tool for just about anything one does on the computer.

Gigwalk – Mechanical Turk Meets Yelp

Alchemy of Change

The Next Web has an good article on the startup Gigwalk – a kind of Amazon Mechanical Turk meets Yelp or foursquare. Engagement, Relationships & Connection Local Social Networks Amazon foursquare Gigwalk Local Tail YelpIt’s an interesting idea, especially in times like these when so many people are looking for incremental, low-barrier income streams. It’s no secret that the rise of mobile devices is creating an explosion of local apps and services.

API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Amazon API. Amazon and eBay dominate shopping widgets – Amazon lets you embed book widgets on your blog, and you get between 4-10% affiliate revenue. But clicking through to Amazon site is not ideal – so much nicer if you can complete the sale on site.

User Adoption Strategies now available for Amazon Kindle

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week I decided to see how easy or hard it would be to submit my book, User Adoption Strategies , to Amazon for publication on the Kindle. Answer: Dead simple.

Political Patterns on Amazon

TNT - The Network Thinker

This week, I am blogging on one of the Amazon blogs -- Omnivoracious. Each of us has a different approach for how to mine Amazon data for interesting insights. Multiple people are posting about various approaches on how book purchases relate to the upcoming 2008 US presidential election. I am grateful to be included with such experts as John Zogby, Bill Bishop, and Andrew Gelman. Here are my two current posts. intro & book maps. Enjoy

Tweeting of purchases is a plug that money can’t buy – Social Media ROI Monetization

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A FEW days ago, I bought a DVD on Amazon. At the end of the online checkout, Amazon thanked me for my purchase and then asked me to tweet, Facebook, LinkedIn or Google Plus the Amazon link with an image of the DVD, the price and a description. As for my DVD purchase on Amazon?

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Happy Holidays: Free download of Digital Habitats!

Digital Habitats

7 years later the book is still selling on Amazon (amazing! Electronic versions are available in Zipped files here: For Amazon’s Kindle reader (.mobi). It is hard to believe we finished “ Digital Habitat: Stewarding technology for communities ” back in 2009.

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Just Released: Why Plans Fail: Cognitive Bias, Decision Making, and Your Business.

Evolving Web

It’s $2.99, or free if you have Amazon Prime. Here’s the writeup for it from Amazon: Business runs on decisions. A few months ago, I wrote a series of posts in this blog about cognitive bias. Those became the pre-writing for this short ebook: Why Plans Fail.

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Learning Alliances - Untitled Article

Learning Alliances

Seven years later the book is still selling on Amazon. Electronic versions are available in Zipped files here: For Amazon’s Kindle reader (.mobi). It is hard to believe we finished “ Digital Habitat: Stewarding technology for communities ” back in 2009 (after working on it off and on for 5 years). And we hear that people still actually use it, even though the whole technology ecology has changed so much. .


Software Will Replace You

Alchemy of Change

Amazon is replacing Barnes and Noble. That’s how Amazon provides a ‘personal’ shopping experience to millions of customers everyday. It doesn’t matter who you are – software is going to take over more and more of what you do.

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Primer on Organization Network Dynamics & Analysis

Partnering Resources

The book is now available on Amazon and Powell’s. . We know that networks exist. But what we haven’t known until recently is how to work with them. A new article helps leaders understand just how to do so. The new NTL Handbook of Organization Development and Change features thirty-four chapters designed to help leaders and practitioners bring about meaningful change in organizations.

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Learning from our mistakes | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

he analyzes amazon s3 team's after action review (aar) process following a disruption in their service. michael krigsman has a good story today on zdnet about transparency and learning. this reminds me of the importance of learning from

Learning from our mistakes | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

He analyzes Amazon S3 team's After Action Review (AAR) process following a Michael Krigsman has a good story today on ZDNet about transparency and learning.

2013 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winners

Portals and KM

This years winners include: Apple, Amazon, IBM and many others. Here is more tech for this first week of the year. Teleos,  Teleos, in association with The KNOW Network, has announced the 2013 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winners.

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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

A “real-time information network” – that's how the people at Twitter describe their own service. Yes, it's “powered by people” but note that they're not using the term “social network” and they've become increasingly deliberate about

3 Ways Google Search is impacted by #SocialMedia & #GooglePlus

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Certainly it would be an excellent revenue earner with eBay, Amazon and itunes affiliate links/transactions. Should your business bother with social media, Google Plus and SEO/SMO? Does Google Plus make a difference to Google Search? How do social reviews online change search?

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Are You Tapping “Third-Order” Engagement?

Alchemy of Change

Hey Gideon, How is this different from cultivating a network effect? It seems this is just a fancy business term for something we've been doing for a few years now–enable people to share to their networks

Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: A Review

Portals and KM

or Amazon). I did some catching up on my reading over the last holidays. 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.

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No e-reader? No problem.

e-Moderation Station

Would you like to read e-books from Amazon but you don’t own an e-reader? Here’s the bottom line: You don’t need to own an e-reader to read e-books from Amazon. Download the Kindle app for PC, Mac or tablets, and you can read any Amazon e-book on your computer.

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Re-Imagining Grocery Shopping

Michael Sampson - Currents

Amazon is experimenting with a grocery store with no checkout lines or counters: E-commerce giant Amazon has opened a bricks-and-mortar grocery store in Seattle without lines or checkout counters, kicking off new competition with supermarket chains. Amazon Go, the online shopping giant’s new 167-square-metre store, uses sensors to detect what shoppers have picked off the shelf and bills it to their Amazon account if they do not put it back.

Green Chameleon » Book Binge

Green Chameleon

Here's a list of recently delivered goodies from Amazon that I can't wait to get into… I acknowledge the people who have pointed me to them, and whether I anticipate them to be a joy to read or virtuous hard work

Group Works

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

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Billionaires buying into the news(~papers)

Endless Knots

That was big news for 48 hours -- until billionaire Jeff Bezos (Amazon et al) bought the Washington Post for $250 million.

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Green Chameleon » What Makes Social Tagging Work

Green Chameleon

Tim over at LibraryThing has writen an excellent analysis of what makes social tagging work, by comparing the strategies used by Amazon and LibraryThing. His primary observations are that social tagging works when

Happy Holidays: Free Digital Versions of Digital Habitats!

Full Circle Associates

7 years later the book is still selling on Amazon (amazing! Electronic versions are available in Zipped files here: For Amazon’s Kindle reader (.mobi) It is hard to believe we finished “ Digital Habitat: Stewarding technology for communities ” back in 2009.

The Further Integration of Cloud Services

Portals and KM

The SaaS vendors such as Amazon, Microsoft and see the opportunity and are getting into PaaS. This applies to both more general vendors like Amazon and niche verdors like This is the start of other tech week on this blog.

Open Business – From Document-Centric to People-Centric Collaboration


Lately, I have been thinking quite a bit around the topic of Social / Open Business Transformation.

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Strategy & Resilience Take Center Stage at Partnering Resources

Partnering Resources

A quick look at headlines over the past year makes it clear that market-roiling upsets are the new normal: “ The Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Means Every Other Retailer’s Three-Year Plan Is Obsolete ” ( Harvard Business Review , June 2017). Image: Nicole on flickr.

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Research on Collaboration and SharePoint in the UK - All is Not Well

Michael Sampson - Currents

I wrote a book for IT managers and others facing this situation - it's called SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration , and although I've sold out of the three printings, you can buy a copy from Amazon. Fujitsu released results from a recent survey of IT managers in the UK (and maybe Ireland) on collaboration and SharePoint: " The research - commissioned by Fujitsu - shows that of all collaboration technologies, SharePoint is by far the most common.

Free Tool: Project Execution Assessment

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