Do Free Web Sites Make Sense?

Online Social Networking

For example, few free website providers will permit you to use your own domain name or obtain a dedicated IP address. At the hub of your web presence and social media , you ought to have web sites or blog sites that you control, as I asserted in Not Ready for Social Media Marketing.

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How You Too Can Bookmark with the Info Elite at the Business Exchange Site

Online Social Networking

I traced the visit back to Business Exchange , Bloomberg Business Week’s social bookmarking site “that helps professionals discover and organize information from across the Web… a great way to share content and find the most relevant news on business topics.&#. bookmark articles you discover into one or more topics. browse articles that have previously been bookmarked. react to articles that you or others have bookmarked.

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Elsua

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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Avoid Profile Potpourri

Collaborative Thinking

While initially identified as a social bookmark system for the enterprise (an "internal delicious"), the company has done a credible job of expanding the conversation beyond a tooling discussion. The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Putting the Social into Microsoft Outlook.

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2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part Two

Portals and KM

This is the second in a series on an IBM social media press event I attended last week following part one posted yesterday. Jeff Schick, VP social software, mentioned that IBM Research has done a study on the implications of using social and infusing collaboration into commerce experience.

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The Sharepoint Sessions – Part Two – Training Approaches

Green Chameleon

You need to show how current problems are solved by Sharepoint – users will feel excited if they feel their problems are being addressed. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

More on Enterprise Twittering & Dr. Vaine on Corporate Blogging

Green Chameleon

It does not have to be a tool replacement but the tool should address some workflow to add value, even if it is a transformative application. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages I recently discovered Mary Abraham’s blog, Above & Beyond KM , as we are going to be on a panel together. She is both a lawyer and a knowledge manager. Here is a great post on Twittering Inside the Firewall.

Web Oriented Architecture and SOA: Different Acronyms, Same Things

Green Chameleon

Both seek to address business problems by evoking shared, standardized services from across the network. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages I recently had the opportunity to take part in a podcast with Dave Linthicum , noted speaker, author and entrepreneur in SOA and integration, about the rise of Web Oriented Architecture (WOA), and what it means to SOA. Podcast link here.).

IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson

Elsua

It was one of those great presentations that makes you think about the daily challenges we all face when confronting work and our own productivity and how by shifting gears and opening up to social tools, we may find plenty of solutions to the problems we face today.

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KM World and Enterprise Search Summit 2010 Notes: Designing Social Search in the Enterprise

Portals and KM

I attended the workshop, Designing Social Search in the Enterprise. People are social, and people leverage social strategies to find information all the time-at work, with colleagues-to solve real problems. How do we add this social element into enterprise search systems? Our experienced designer frames these relevant models of social search and walks though how to think through the problems to get to a more optimal solution.

2010 148

Technology: how to read blogs?

Joitske Hulsebosch

In that case the blog address will appear in your recently visited web addresses. If you don't visit it for a long period, the history of your browser may no longer remember the URL (=the weblink) * You can tag it with an online social bookmarking tool, like e.g. del.icio.us ( [link] ).

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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. They’re social media sites I find the most pleasurable to use and that fit in some way into my search and social strategy. My Top Social Media Sites.

From Office Space to the Social Office

Elsua

Sometimes you come across one of those videos that makes your fingers tingle quite a bit and you just cannot help but sharing it across through multiple venues (blog posts, tweets, social bookmarks, word of mouth, etc.etc.).

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Luis Suarez’s E-Mail Liberation – An Inspiration to the Rest of Us

Green Chameleon

Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages I briefly talked about this issue on my own blog and am expanding on it here. I finally met my long time virtual friend, Luis Suarez at the Enterprise 2.0

2008 130

Being Human – What Are You Afraid Of?

Elsua

Under the title Being Human he shared a few insights around the abstract that he submitted for the wonderful Social Business Edge conference event that will be taking place in New York in a couple of weeks and where he will be one of the many talented speakers.

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Awareness Report Shows Significant Rise in Enterprise Social Media - Will It Continue?

Green Chameleon

It shows that social media initiatives are on are increasing and continue to evolve. Highlights include: Employers are starting to allow social media participation more freely in their organizations: The number of organizations that allow social networking for business purposes has increased dramatically to 69 percent in 2008 up from 37 percent last year. I think it is fine to do this for business social networking. Social media partially addresses this issue.

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The Future of Collaborative Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Aaron Fulkerson is co-founder and CEO of MindTouch , which has grown from a small open source project into a very popular collaboration platform that enables users to connect and customize enterprise systems, social tools and web services. "Social profiles: check.

Demand for on-demand too demanding for enterprises?

Green Chameleon

Some providers are beginning to address key “Wave III&# requirements, which support inter- and intra-company collaboration and personalized workflows. Continuous growth and innovation are core competitive requirements in most SaaS markets -addressing an ever-expanding array of customer and partner desires and requirements for interfaces and function. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

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TownSquare … Social Networking and Social Computing R&D

Green Chameleon

are tools and services that address in fundamental ways how people do knowledge work. One more piece of evidence that " organizations will have to realize … " is the recent announcement that Microsoft is testing, and may offer the corporate market, a Facebook-like application called TownSquare , a business-user-focused social networking application. And that re-tooling will consist largely of social computing capabilities.

Social Behavior, Usage Patterns, and Adoption: My Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes

Portals and KM

This post covers the session, Social Behavior, Usage Patterns, and Adoption. Then he asked about where does social media work? Walton began by noting the large numbers of people they are hiring and added that social media can help onboard them.   Social media can help here also. Here is a post I did in 2005 of their efforts then (IBM’s Social Software Initiatives: Blogs, Wikis, Tagging, and More – Part Three- Internal Applications ).

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Cisco and WebEx Combine Strengths to Launch New Enterprise 2.0 Collaboration Platform

Portals and KM

The Cisco WebEx Connect platform is designed to address these issues. Cisco WebEx Connect offers the real time collaboration that has long been a WebEx strength with asynchronous features such as wikis, calendaring, and social bookmarking.

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Everybody Loves Web Oriented Architecture

Green Chameleon

But is WOA capable of addressing enterprise requirements in the way SOA can? Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

How to read blogs?

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

You can add the link to your Favorites / Bookmarks in your internet browser; You can use the History of your internet browser. In that case the blog address will appear in your recently visited web addresses.

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Internet Evolution - The Big Report - Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social media at the enterprise level should be no different. All social." vuuchon Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off? Reddit Email This Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off? Introduction Written by Andrew Conry-Murray 3/21/2009 3 comments 3 saves Login to Rate Bob Pearson is convinced that enterprise social networking software  blogs, wikis, social bookmarking, and the like  will transform the way Dell works.

Looking at Trends in the Online Customer Experience

Green Chameleon

On the other hand, 58% use online channels to share complaints or reviews such as: - On the company’s website (39%); - In an email to friends and family (23%); - On a ratings and reviews websites (16%); - On an online message board (8%); and, - On a blog and/or social network (7%). Of course, you would also want to do this monitoring on a social networking site. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

2008 100

If the US State Department Can Use Wikis and Blogs Effectively, So Can Your Organization ?

Green Chameleon

There continues to be much debate about whether and how to use social tools and social computing in organizations, and the effectiveness of open cultures and co-creation in order to foster innovation, flexibility, resiliency and responsiveness (see, for example, Bill Ives’ recent post titled The Next Step In Open Innovation From McKinsey ). Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

2008 100

Dotster Connect: All-In-One Social Networking Solution

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The biggest differences between the two are the number of options presented for building out a social network, and the amount of customization available for the social networks. The goal is to provide “affordable&# and scalable social networking capabilities to businesses.

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News Updates (July 13, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

While some of these authors have introduced critical elements to address — seamlessness via platforms, work specific, governance & roles — they all use the phrase “drive adoption”. There are thousands of tools and platforms such as online conference systems, blogs, wikis, chat rooms, forums, social networks, social bookmarking sites, files sharing, etc., Don't "Drive" Adoption. Paula argues that adoption of Enterprise 2.0 tools can't be "driven".

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Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes: Three Approaches to Social Computing Platforms

Green Chameleon

They have developed a social computing solution to allow for user input to go with travel. (I I think this is great that they are including social computing components. Microsoft - no - people buy for many reasons - one reason is that they want a product that will be around - also software that addresses all generations. Social Networking and Social Computing R&D for more). I went to an interesting session at the Enterprise 2.0

Collaborative Thinking: PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Enterprise-enabling Facebook | Main | Designing & Enabling Communities » December 19, 2007 PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies Both presentations are worth viewing. What I find interesting is that we are "telling old stories in new ways" with much of the narrative around social software. Who should lead and own the social strategy within an organization? -

2007 100

Enterprise 2.0 for an Enterprise of One – Part Two - Content Monitoring

Portals and KM

Techrigy is designed to address brand monitoring with a balance of comprehensive analytics, simplicity of use, and a modest price point. Here is my review on the AppGap - Techrigy Provides Comprehensive Social Media Monitoring. Yasni.com is a German social search tool that does a nice breakdown of sources (e.g. Knowledge Plaza is a new Web-based platform for enterprise search, social bookmarking, knowledge management, information brokerage and expert identification.

2009 100

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.

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Sharing interesting websites

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

Information on the internet can be collected, shared and discovered online with this social bookmarking tool. is public, so everybody can see and search all the collected bookmarks of other people. Bookmarks to websites and online PDF-files can be documented online.

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The AppGap » Connectbeam Offers New Social Networking Application Integration Possibilities : News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Connectbeam Offers New Social Networking Application Integration Possibilities by Bill Ives April 28, 2008 at 8:07 am · Filed under Reviews Recently, I had a chance to catch up with Puneet Gupta, CEO of Connectbeam. You can see a list of related tags, related users, and related bookmarks.

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. Permalink Admin Remove Post Block email Block IP address Mike Yesterday 12:09 PM 1 point Please login to rate.

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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social Media Strategy Planning & Measurement – What’s Working? With social media, however, strategy is a compass, not a map, because it is a fast changing territory. Social media, however, is like a river you swim in.

IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I am now the Social Enterprise Evangelist at Jive Software. In my opinion, IBM Lotus Connections is primarily social networking software, not collaboration software. The social task management bit, however, is all about collaboration.

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Fast Forward Summit Notes – Andrew McAfee

Green Chameleon

Andrew said that we got the tool kit for "impose” during the 90s (in the form of enterprise applications) now we have the tool kit for "emerge” - this is why it is not just hype from the vendors but addressing a real need. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages Andrew McAfee spoke today at the Fast Forward Summit in Boston on the topic, A World of Change.

2008 100

The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Three Ways to Double the Value of Your Social Software

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog A resource and viewpoint from Connectbeam on how social computing is changing the way we work. So how exactly does one “double the value” of social software? Your Information (Name and email address are required.

2008 37

The AppGap» YoolinkPro Provides a Useful Combination of Social Media Features Designed for Enterprise Adoption - Web apps for work; reviews + commentary; Work 2.0, Web 2.0, Enterprise 2.0

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter YoolinkPro Provides a Useful Combination of Social Media Features Designed for Enterprise Adoption by Bill Ives February 17, 2010 at 8:45 am · Filed under Web 2.0 Who is using social media tools?

Social Media Targeting for People and Businesses

Online Social Networking

Social Media is Very Accessible. However, the new media such as blogging, video, online social networking and social bookmarking cost little or nothing to use and are as accessible to people and small businesses as they are to big corporations and direct marketers. Ineffective Use of Social Media. Marketers need to learn how to focus their social media efforts by applying rigorous standards and analytics to new media marketing campaigns.

The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Forrester Reports that Corporate Social Networks will Augment Strategic HR Strategies

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog A resource and viewpoint from Connectbeam on how social computing is changing the way we work. Zach offers a number of useful HR related applications for social networking applications in the report. and social networking.

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Communities and Collaboration » Maximising the power of collective knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Socially excluded. Social Bookmarking. Social Business. Social Network Analysis. Social Enterprise. social web. Social Computing. Social Networking Tools. Social Media. Social Bookmarks -- Powered by Category Cloud Other blogs and resources. Engaging the Social Web for Personal Knowledge Management (PKM). Future Trends in Social Media & Social Networks. Social Reporter.

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