Walking away from facebook

Chris Corrigan

Back in December I announced my intention to take a sabbatical from Facebook and see what would happen. Facebook creates a deep gravity well for conversation. A few people have complained that they miss me on facebook, that they miss my voice and the things I say.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Skype, social networks and language learning

Ken Carroll

Note: I use the Facebook SN to connect with professionals in my field. But Facebook is a destination site so the value is in the connections. Again, the hope is to consoildate a global audience, generate advertising, or take a cut of tuition.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Is ChinesePod setting industry standards?

Ken Carroll

First, you have Facebook, Linked In, etc, where the social object is to connect with people and serve some social purpose (finding a job, making new friends, etc). The Big Bang of 2005 yielded Facebook, Youtube, Flickr, and so on. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

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Collaborative Thinking: Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Microsoft Introduces Unified Communications Tools for Developers | Main | Social Media & Financial Services » December 01, 2007 Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon Facebook has the opportunity to lead the industry, or become an example of "what not to do", when it comes to balancing the confidentiality exepctations of its members against the desire to exploit (i.e.,

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Stark realisation: I no longer depend on Google to find stuff - Alex Campbell's advertising, culture and politics blog

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ALEXS CULTURE//ADVERTISING BLOG Stark realisation: I no longer depend on Google to find stuff Today I had a stark realisation: I no longer depend on Google to find stuff. Im Alex and I work in advertising in Sydney, Australia.

Teens Explain Why They Don't Care About Facebook Anymore

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5 Things Mark Zuckerberg Did Not Like About Facebook's First Year As A Public Company. Advertise. Archive. → 33 Ways Facebook Ruins Your Life. Dont forget to share with your friends on Twitter and Facebook. Teens Explain Why They Don’t Care About Facebook Anymore. “Everyone’s saying Facebook’s dead.” According to the study: In focus groups, many teens expressed waning enthusiasm for Facebook. Facebook.

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Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Diminishing Returns of Collaboration

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Popular Tags advertising citizen participation collaboration crowdsourcing Democracy education enterprise 2.0 Facebook Google government government 2.0 If you would like to see some of our white papers and Webinars, contact me at bill.barberg@insightformation.com Cheers, Bill Barberg Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Dunbar, Gladwell, Collaboration and Twitter June 18th, 2009 [.] How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything, with Don Tapscott , Anthony D.

Above and Beyond KM » Blog Archive » E2.0 Community Roles and Adoption Planning

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Since I am a lawyer, I do need to tell you that this publication is not intended as legal advice or as an advertisement for legal services. Above and Beyond KM A discussion of knowledge management that goes above and beyond technology.

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Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Is your Organization Talent Ready?

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environment Facebook gaming globalization Google gov 2.0 wikipedia wikis YouTube Featured Post Facebook is infantilising the human mind Heres one for Don and the Net Generation team to chew on or chew up. Featured Post Archive Recent Posts Putting the YouTube Long Tail in Perspective Skittles moves their homepage to Twitter: Crazy? On January 28th, 2009 at 6:32 am , Neo-nomad.net » Blog Archive » the very nature of work is changing said: [.]

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. But for every Silicon Valley developer, entrepreneur, and VC who has a pulse it’s been the Summer of Facebook. At the moment it is Facebook’s game to lose.

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iTWire - Employers block Facebook at their peril

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IT&T JOBS | Discussion forum | Releases | IT News for mobile | Technology Events | Advertise Today on iTWire Enterprise IT News Telecommunications People Our Blogs Tech Lifestyle Releases Science Sustainability MyProfile IT&T JOBS iProfile coming to Australia Technology news and Jobs Technology people Employers block Facebook at their peril Employers block Facebook at their peril by Lia Timson Wednesday, 16 April 2008 Page 1 of 2 !

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Wikinomics " Blog Archive " Getting past the collaboration' buzz word

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environment Facebook gaming globalization Google gov 2.0 wikipedia wikis YouTube Featured Post Facebook is infantilising the human mind Heres one for Don and the Net Generation team to chew on or chew up. Exploring How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything with Don Tapscott , Anthony D.

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Media: Sometimes Its All About The Contest

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Decentralized Co-Creation of Value | Main | SproutBuilder: Making Widget Creation Easy » January 31, 2008 Social Media: Sometimes Its All About The Contest Interesting to see where this blend of brand, advertising, community and gaming annd converge via social media: Votigo is an Oakland, Calif.

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Worklight Enters the Enterprise Facebook Market

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Worklight Enters the Enterprise Facebook Market by Bill Ives December 20, 2007 at 11:40 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 Yes, there is an enterprise Facebook market. I got an email a few days ago from Worklight , Announcing WorkBook, “a Secured Facebook for the Enterprise. Unlike Facebook which is free, Workbook pricing starts at $10 per user per month, with volume discount pricing available. I wonder if Facebook shares in the $10 cover charge per person?

Wikinomics » Blog Archive » When the walls come down, will a business be left behind?

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environment Facebook gaming globalization Google gov 2.0 wikipedia wikis YouTube Featured Post Facebook is infantilising the human mind Heres one for Don and the Net Generation team to chew on or chew up. They make a good point that companies like Facebook and Second Life look a lot like AOL in 1994, in terms of being closed worlds based on proprietary standards. If Facebook is playing the role of Microsoft, are players like PeopleAggregator the next Linux?

Facebook-like status updates coming to the office - San Jose Mercury News

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Social media — complete with Facebook-like status updates, profile pages and networks of social connections — is coming to your office cubicle. Facebook "Friends" become "Colleagues" on SharePoint 2010.

Facebook as a Corporate Portal Platform

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Facebook as a Corporate Portal Platform? by Paula Thornton December 20, 2007 at 8:51 pm · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 , Facebook , Social Networking Respected colleague, Tony Byrne (editor of CMS Watch, which often does deep industry reports) took an interesting look at Facebook in his piece, Is Facebook in the Enterprise an Oxymoron? There are some definite limitations to Facebook as a portal.

Web Worker Daily " Blog Archive Grouptivity: Using the Social Web to Build Consensus "

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Aimed at the MySpace/Facebook crowd looking to leverage the social web, but with practical use for the web worker. Support is only via email, and it’s not clear how the service plans to be profitable through advertising as there are currently no ads on the site.

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Techcrunch " Blog Archive " 9cays Taking The Pain Out Of Group Email

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Tech Gadgets Mobile Enterprise CrunchBase More Beta Invites Crunchies Elevator Pitches Gillmor Gang Podcasts TechCrunch50 TechCrunch UK TechCrunch France TechCrunch Japan About Advertise Archives Company Index Contact Jobs Twitter CrunchBar Email RSS Subscribe: Download the TechCrunch 2008 Year In Review » 9cays Taking The Pain Out Of Group Email 21 Comments by Nik Cubrilovic on March 17, 2006 9cays is a group email application developed by the folks at alien camel.

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5 Facebook Lessons to Improve Employee Engagement in Your Company

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Monday, December 3, 2007 5 Facebook Lessons to Improve Employee Engagement in Your Company So perhaps your company isnt sold on this whole Myspace/Facebook thing. IS it Facebook? But the underlying concepts that Facebook and similar environments have created can teach us several lessons in employee engagement. In this post, Ive listed 5 Facebook lessons for your corporate consideration. PERSONALIZATION No two Facebook profiles will be exactly the same.

2007 28

The FASTForward Blog » Serena has Adopted Facebook as Their Intranet: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

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Serena has Adopted Facebook as Their Intranet by Bill Ives November 28, 2007 at 8:42 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 A few weeks ago I wrote a post, It is Time for Facebook Fridays: A Idea that Should Spread , that briefly mentioned Serena Software’s policy of allowing employees one hour of personal time during the workweek to spend on their Facebook profiles and connect with co-workers, customers, family and friends.

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The FASTForward Blog » Awareness Makes a Smart Move with Its Facebook Integration: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

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Awareness Makes a Smart Move with Its Facebook Integration by Bill Ives May 5, 2008 at 7:12 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 We discussed their recently announced Facebook integration through their Awareness Facebook Application Framework. I have also been writing a bit about Facebook on this blog (e.g., However, I also said, picking up from Puneet Gupta, that Facebook can play a role in the enterprise when it is used appropriately as a social networking vehicle.

2008 28

Collaborative Thinking: From Star Power To Network Power

Collaborative Thinking

Facebook), from a business perspective (e.g., Advertisers appear to agree, and not just resorts and makers of ski gear like Head. Launched in December, 2006, Infield draws advertisers such as SprintNextel ( S ) (the sponsor of Nascars premier series), Bank of America ( BAC ), Harley-Davidson ( HOG ), and ESPN ( DIS ).

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Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

You can follow the one-hour archived session (or the slides on Slideshare) to get a nice slice of perspective from Amy Gipson of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Melissa Schoen of.

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Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

advertising? Archiving of high-resolution original images. Advertising versus Free/Premium subscriptions. LinkedIn, in October 2009 had over 50 million members (plus 385 staff) $75-100m – 1/4 from advertising.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

You can follow the one-hour archived session (or the slides on Slideshare) to get a nice slice of perspective from Amy Gipson of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Melissa Schoen of.

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My Favorite Tweets for June 1 - 15 2011

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. Facebook Sees Big Traffic Drops in US and Canada [link]. RT @dhinchcliffe : Facebook? Facebook Accounts For 38% Of Sharing Traffic On Web [link]. RT @darwineco : Facebook and the French Resistance [link]. Words “FACEBOOK” AND “TWITTER” are banend from French airwaves [link]. Why FTSE 100 prefer #Twitter to #Facebook [link].

2011 116

Social Media: Social TV and building audience communities online

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

So Facebook came along at the right time. But Facebook is a gated community, Twitter gave us live updates and half gated discussions. This is a presentation I gave to one of my favourite Australian television stations: Social Media And Building Tv Audiences Communities.

Collaborative Thinking: Legal Profession Explores The Value of Social Network Sites

Collaborative Thinking

Legal OnRamp - Home Legal Networking Site Triples Users as Top Firms Sign Up to Share Advice With the launch last week of DLA Pipers Facebook-style networking tool for its trainees, it looks as if the social networking buzz is slowly working its way into the legal world. Much like Facebook, Legal OnRamp functions as a networking site with the primary function of keeping both its private practice and in-house users connected on a daily basis.

2008 100

Wikia Open Sources Social Networking - Focused Networking Now Open to All - ReadWriteWeb

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and a Facebook-"Wall" style messaging system for individual and group friend messaging called the Board.

My Favorite Tweets for July and Late June 2009

Portals and KM

Since I use my blog, in part, as a personal knowledge management system and Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month. These are links that I want to archive and share. Look out - Advertisers Are Watching Your Every Tweet [link] via @SBoSM 1:54 PM Jul 17th from TweetDeck ?? ? ?? ?? How to Get Most from Facebook Fan Pages [link] 9:15 AM Jul 6th from TweetDeck ?? ? ?? Here is the first in a new series of posts.

2009 116

Collaborative Thinking: The State of the Media Democracy

Collaborative Thinking

Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere Subscribe to Collaborative Thinking Add me to your TypePad People list Archives May 2010 April 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 More.

2007 130

ReadWriteWeb: Guide to Online Community Management

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Included in the report We start out with the basics, comprehensive answers to the fundamental questions most companies ask about online community, "Should we be on Facebook?", "Should we have a blog?"

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My Favorite Tweets for April 16 - 31 2010

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. RT @ DearingGroup : Beet.TV: Online Video Advertising to Increase 35 Precent in 2010, eMarketer CEO [link]   April 29. Did Facebook Just Seized Control Of The Web? Here is the fifteenth in a series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information. 

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

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Vitrue – facilitates user-generated advertising •? Design Ninjas » Blog Archive » YourSpace February 27th, 2007 4:21 pm […] You can create your own community of interest around content that matters, your own MySpace.

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Nudge is given the elbow as economists move on to 'N squared' - Telegraph

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Accessibility links Skip to article Skip to navigation Advertisement Friday 21 January 2011 Telegraph.co.uk X Share & bookmark Delicious Facebook Google Messenger Reddit Twitter Digg Fark LinkedIn Google Buzz StumbleUpon Y!

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Understanding Users of Social Networks — HBS Working Knowledge

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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.

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Collaborative Thinking: What A Yahoo! Acquisition Might Mean To Microsoft

Collaborative Thinking

helps Microsoft when it comes to search/advertising.

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I want to facilitate online discussions but how do I choose the right platform?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Opening a group on an existing social network sites such as Facebook or LinkedIn. The advantage over email is that you have an archive, and a list of members you can share documents online.

Social Facilitation — PsyBlog

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Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

To think about it - online communities are like "Pages" on facebook (like this blogs page on Facebook, or the HR Professionals community ) while a social network is what you see when you log into your Facebook account. Jessie Paul Advertising is so 2000.

Trends in the Living Networks: Economics of Social Media - the role of Hollywood

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It is very interesting that networks are now presenting themselves as experts in building social networks, and making that a core part of their offer to advertisers.

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Collaborative Thinking: Should NewsGator Worry About Microsoft?

Collaborative Thinking

It also adds a lot of value to its Windows Live effort; leveraging NewsGators widget capabilities might be synergistic with Microsofts broader advertising directions.)