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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This is software you can brand and integrate tightly into your existing domain. The user experience should be near seamless, therefore any company can have their own MySpace. MySpace is obviously a social network. approach !

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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Twitter’s data model and messaging system is so primitive compared to Facebook’s, or even that of Buzz or MySpace or Friendster or Digg etc. That’s an interesting approach.

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Introduction Since their introduction, social network sites (SNSs) such as MySpace, Facebook, Cyworld, and Bebo have attracted millions of users, many of whom have integrated these sites into their daily practices. Facebook, MySpace, and Cyworld). Is MySpace just a fad?

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Community vs. Social Network - Lithosphere Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

With this knowledge, it should be obvious why Facebook , MySpace , and LinkedIn are social networks as opposed to communities. Many communities can have social network integrations (as you mentioned with Yelp). In fact our own community platform is also developing Twitter and Facebook integration to enable social networking capabilities in communities. That is the scientific approach to this problem. I know Mark Newmans work quite well, and I really like his approach.

Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Of course it also has lots of CMS functionality builtin, such as versioning, flexible workflows, locking support, link integrity checking, an AJAX-interface for editing pages (just click any element on the page and edit it in-place) and much more.

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Community 2.0 Conference Notes: Day 3 " humantech

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Research & Shawn Gold (b), MySpace Shawn GolBill Schreiner: How many people use myspace? Almost everyone in the room raises their hands) Elizabeth Churchhill: What was the first vision for myspace? Myspace listened to the audience. They created a toolset to execute small business on myspace. Shawn GolBill Schreiner: Myspace had to master plan to change the music industry. Myspace empowered the artist. Music industry does A&R on myspace.

The Primal Forces that Drive Social Networks | Digital Tonto

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Building enthusiastic, devoted communities requires a local approach (either geographically or in social space). MySpace? Or is it another network as could be argued that Facebook did to MySpace and Netscape’s portal to the Internet — the mother of all networks — did to AOL (note to Myspace users… yes, MySpace still exists but it’s a shell of its former self, same goes for AOL).

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The Value of Community Management

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Some approaches we are seeing to understand this value are social network analysis and systems dynamics modeling but both require an advanced understanding of the approach to effectively use.

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Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Is your Organization Talent Ready?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

government innovation intellectual property Internet leadership marketing mash-ups mass collaboration media mobile music MySpace Net Generation open innovation openness open source platforms policy politics privacy prosumers Second Life social media social networking technology transparency user-created virtual worlds web 2.0 This requires leaders to approach the goal setting and performance management processes in a very different way.

Exclusive: First Look At Genome, A Next-Gen Social Networking Service - ReadWriteWeb

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Instant Messenger : Genome will provide an open instant messenger thats integrated with your contacts. Its not a competitor to other data portability movements like Facebook Connect , MySpaces Data Availability , or Google Friend Connect.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

If you ever thought about creating your own mini YouTube, MySpace or community site, in which members can upload media, write and contribute directly, the time of your dream has finally come. is now as easy to use as MySpace , Blogger or YouTube.

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Seven Steps to Graphing Your Facebook Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Up until a few months ago, Facebook profiles stood in stark, locked-down contrast to the technicolor, anything-goes world of MySpace profiles. But with the introduction of Facebook apps, you now have the ability to make just as much of a mess of your profile on Facebook as on MySpace (ok, well almost). It’s no secret that Facebook intends to iterate its advertising offering in a big way, and MySpace recently made headlines for doing the same.

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Connected - SharePoint My Sites: It ain’t just about profiles, people.

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

It uses the Business Data Catalog to accomplish this, similar to how Lotus Connections uses Directory Integrator to bring data into the Profiles database and synchronize it with its sources, which is included with the Connections license. This top-down-only approach doesn’t cut it.

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SharePoint My Sites: It ain’t just about profiles, people. « Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

It uses the Business Data Catalog to accomplish this, similar to how Lotus Connections uses Directory Integrator to bring data into the Profiles database and synchronize it with its sources, which is included with the Connections license. This top-down-only approach doesn’t cut it.

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Socialising in the workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

This ‘Trojan mice’ approach – putting in lots of small tools that may or may not work – was largely an ongoing experiment. It also integrates with email as well – a social networking tool, with real-time micro-blogging and current-topic searching, as well as being a web service.”

Using social technologies to aid communities

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Home | Featured Articles | Using social technologies to aid communities Using social technologies to aid communities Two different approaches to fostering internal collaboration Technology is no longer seen as the answer to all KM problems in fact, it’s often seen as quite the opposite.

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BT Web 2.0 adoption case study " Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Having calmed ourselves, we took a different and probably more realistic approach. The balance was finally tipped by Ben Verwaayan, BT’s chief executive, who expressed publicly his support for the more liberal approach. BT’s approach is refreshing!

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study « Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Having calmed ourselves, we took a different and probably more realistic approach. The balance was finally tipped by Ben Verwaayan, BT’s chief executive, who expressed publicly his support for the more liberal approach. BT’s approach is refreshing!

34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

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First, these companies can protect and enhance their clients’ brands by delivering highly-tailored social network components that integrate seamlessly into existing websites. ThePort, which has been around since 1999 and focuses on creating niche communities, differentiates itself by integrating its social networks with its own news aggregation and start page services.

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The new employee connection: Social networking behind the firewall - Computerworld

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Business networking was born from social networking websites like Myspace and Facebook, so there is a stigma that needs to be shaken free in order for businesses to really understand how business networking can improve their business. See how Rackspace can optimize your IT dollars Real-time, reporting: Try Free 60 day trial now File Integrity Monitoring: Prove compliance and secure your IT environments Save up to 66% plus FREE Dessert from Omaha Steaks.

An adoption strategy for social software in enterprise. Strange Attractor: Picking out patterns in the chaos

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Your network, MySpace. How can the software be simply integrated into their existing working processes?

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Getting started with enterprise social networking :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

But when people talk about social networking, many people in business today think about Facebook, sheep-throwing, poking and embarrassing morning-after pictures on MySpace. A good place to start might be some kind of internal directory or personal profiles, perhaps integrating with corporate Active Directory or LDAP systems.

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