More than Rumours: Facebook Changes #Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

For those wanting to create an online community rather than a “product webpage” Facebook Page this will be a boon. For my students: So Facebook has around 1,000 to 1,500 versions running at anyone time (split A/B testing of interface, algorithms etc).

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Australia: Jobs in Online Communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Warner Music Australia is recruiting for a Web / Online Content Editor to join the Marketing & Promotions division. This is a very ‘hands on’ role with the primary responsibility for writing, publishing and maintaining multiple consumer facing online and mobile content initiatives for Warner Music Australia. . Always interested in people moving into or around the social media/online community space. Want a job running a social network? .

Australia: Number of Australians on Facebook 2010

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

If you hunt through this blog, you’ll notice that I’ve been tracking Facebook users in Australia since May 2007 (around 200,000 members I think) to today and 1/3 of Australian population. Well, the number of Australians on Facebook has shot through the roof.

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MySpace Music Australia launch

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Myspace Music Australia has launched. MySpace Music also offers users in Australia the opportunity to purchase and download single songs and full albums on iTunes. MySpace Music Australia launch is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

Alternative: Facebook Groups App Gone – Sep 2017 – Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In the good news, it’s not because Facebook aren’t interested in groups anymore – with Group analytics/insights/measurements, Group Admin badges and connecting Group communities to Facebook Business Pages, Groups aren’t going anywhere.

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Social Media courses – Facebook Twitter – 2013 Sydney Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Course Education Event Online Communities social media Social Media Australia social networks Training Facebook lesson Marketing teaching Twitter workshop

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Australia Defence Force ADF and social media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Because you really want moral direction of Australia's military social media engagement managed by an advertising agency, right? Can George Patts lead on metagovernment, wikileaks, emergency reporting, monitoring, organisational social networks, online community structures, h.r.

Australia: Senior Citizens on Facebook over 55’s

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Australia too has a massive increase in seniors in Facebook and social networks generally in the last year or two. Social network strategist Laurel Papworth said Australia’s take-up rate was generally about 2 to 3 per cent higher than the US for computer use.

Facebook: Active users in Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Well, let’s look at Australia and our massive growth since May 2007. Note the last section – nearly 6 million active users over 18 in Australia. Technorati Tags: Australia , Facebook , social media , social networks , statistics. Tags: Australia Facebook Online Communities social media social networks statistics There’s always a lot of questions around statistics and in particular how active “active users&# actually are.

Marie Claire Australia – Socialite social media spats

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The question of Google’s obligation to protect users has prompted debate in the online community, but Papworth is unequivocal: “They’re Australia Post – they’re delivering a message; they’re not the police.&#. in Australia (2).

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. Not blogs - they must have community features of many-to-many discussions, leaders, UGC etc. Australian Businesswomen’s Network - run mentoring programs (private community). Australia’s community for solo & micro business. OzSmallBiz.net - by Stephen Spry Small Business Support Network (perhaps more of a blog than an online community?).

Australia Toyota Yaris social media campaign Downfall

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

And while traditional media pitches means war to get content into banner ads, on TV and radio, when it comes to using the same tactics in online communities, there’s damage done. No community voting, very very basic. How respectful to the community members are they?

Apple iPad deliveries in Australia TNT

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Watching the iPad buzz building in Australia where TNT not FedEx are the delivery dudes. I wonder if TNT know their staff member is doing an awesome job of building TNT brand love in the geeky and no so geeky communities online? Technorati Tags: Australia , discussions , ipad , TNT.

Ford & Social Media – a con? Ford Australia and spam

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Ah well at least we weren’t spammed to join a period pain community. Ford Australia and spam is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Technorati Tags: Australia , campaign , Facebook , Ford , Online Communities , social media , spam.

Australia: Web Censorship - nocleanfeed gone!

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

PS no image cos Fairfax get wierded out by us driving traffic to their site… Technorati Tags: asher moses , Australia , cafepress , censorship , fairfax , filter , nocleanfeed. Hot off the press from Asher Moses at Sydney Morning Herald. Web censorship plan heads towards a dead end.

Journoggers: Teachers sue Newspaper Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Journalists that raid social networks like Facebook and Twitter, not caring about community, will face a backlash. A few months ago, I wrote about journoggers – and tried to highlight the difference between bloggers/twitterers ( social network members) vs journalists simply using social media to source stories (not be truly a member), and how they behave differently: Participating in the online community… or raiding it?

Australia: Bans, Filters and Government 2.0 Taskforce

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The Australian Minister for Censorship has today confirmed what I’ve been reporting for nearly two years: online adult games including Second Life will be banned in Australia. There is still a basic lack of understanding about filters, blacklists and classification systems in Australia.

Australia: ACMA caught out

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Following investigation of your complaint, ACMA is satisfied that the Internet content specified in your complaint is hosted outside Australia, and that the content is prohibited content or potential prohibited content as defined by Schedule 7 to the Broadcasting. Even under the current regime, a site like Wikileaks could certainly not be hosted in Australia. Technorati Tags: ACMA , Australia , censorship , Politics , whirlpool , wikileaks. … can we sue them?

Australia: Electrolux Global Social Media Summit

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I was invited to speak as the Australian representative: Note, I haven’t been in online marketing since 1989 – I’ve been in online communities since 1989. It’s really important to me that Australia and the region is represented internationally.

Australia Sharepoint Conference June 16/17 2010

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I mentioned on Twitter that I would like to go to Australia Sharepoint Conference but can’t justify the price of the ticket (not core business for me). Sharepoint Conference Australia. Australia: Social Media Freelance Journalism (37). Interesting.

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Australia Job: Social Networking Guru

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Australia Job: Social Networking Guru is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Technorati Tags: alltel , Australia , Jobs , social media , social networks. Tags: Australia Jobs Online Communities blogs social media social networks alltel Found this on Seek – job for someone in Melbourne? Online Marketing & Social Networking Guru. Develop and coordinate online Marketing Strategies. Build our Social Networks. Promote our brands.

Australia: Social Media Competitions

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

TOURISM QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA AND OSAMA BIN LADEN Island Reef Job competition: One thing with social media - a lot of companies try to lock it down and make it their media, albeit promoted and pushed into social networks by people.

Australia: Social Media Marketing Job at Commonwealth Bank

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The Commonwealth Bank Group is one of Australia’s leading organisations providing integrated financial services to more customers than any other Australian bank. Australia: Social Media Marketing Job at Commonwealth Bank is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

Australia DISloyalty: Qantas deleting points

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: Australia , choose , currency , lose , loyalty program , Monetization , qantas , social networks. Tags: Online Communities social networks currency Monetization loyalty program Australia lose qantas choose Qantas deleting frequent flyer points - choose or lose.

Facebook Lite: Twacebook, 3rd world countries and Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Which begs the question – why Australia ? Stephen Conroy should be deeply profoundly embarrassed that Australia is offered the “lite&# version due to poor broadband speeds. Technorati Tags: Australia , broadband , Facebook , facebook lite.

Australia: Newsagency and Mainstream Magazines

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

One of my favourite Australian blogs is Australian Newsagency Blog - A blog on issues affecting Australia’s small businesses, newsagents, media and small business generally. Mark Fletcher owns a software company and a newsagency in Victoria, Australia. I’m not feeling particularly social … Technorati Tags: Australia , mashup , mumbles , mumbrella , newsagency blog , newsagents , silkcharm , tim burrowes , user generated content , video.

Australia: ABC Four Corners and Q and A

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Are there solutions that don’t need $40million to block 100,000 pages out of billions that are not easily routed around and that won’t limit free speech on important community issues such as euthanasia, what -is-art and abortion? Twitter Terrorism and Australias Net Filters (1).

Australia: Mosman Council Twitter Guidelines

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: Australia , council , government , guidelines , mosman , Online Communities , social network , Twitter. Tags: Australia Online Communities Twitter government social media social networks council guidelines mosman social network Quite a different slant from the 40 Social Media Guidelines for Staff , here are Mosman Council laying out their guidelines for following @mosmancouncil on Twitter: . Stop following me!

Australia: Social Butterfly and 3 INQ Mobile

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A lunch break is peak time to flitter about online communities and find exactly the right contact for the next business pitch or dinner party. The Spyfly is wise, perceptive and able to understand the motives of others in the online community.

Australia ad:tech: Twitter

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Sydney, Australia: Panel on the Business of Twitter at ad:tech. I believe that Twitter is a fantastic example of the power and inflence online communities and social media can have. Technorati Tags: ad tech , adtech , Australia , conference , gavin heaton , jye smith , laurel papworth , mike hickinbotham , Sydney , Twitter. I’m on 2 panels at ad:tech -this is one of ‘em.

Australia: David Galbally vs Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

These figures are very low for someone who is Australia’s top lawyer, and the son of a famous lawyer. Technorati Tags: Australia , david galbally , laurel papworth , Law , social media.

Australia: Bushfire Media Feeding Frenzy

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I blogged about the Tsunami driving traffic back into the Australian Idol community. It was also the first time, as far as I am aware, that a new technology was seriously field tested in Australia. Social media and traditional media feeding frenzy during the Victorian bushfires.

Communities and Networks in New Zealand and Australia

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Monday videos communities of practice community events networks Australia New_Zealand

Australia EVENTS: Free Social Media seminars

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

What are the best tools for online communities, project development, video distribution and marketing. Aimed at anyone who wants to promote themselves, their product or creation into communities. Building loyalty and community with an online audience. Tags: Australia Event Online Communities social media social networks AFTRS course LAMP seminar workshop … not all are free, some are $60. But free works better at grabbing attention.

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

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Remember a bank holds money that the community members have each - for example, salaries, or savings. Then the bank manager takes the community money and decides who to give loans to - back to a community member. Peermint launching in Australia.

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Australia: Travel Tourism and User Generated Content

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: Australia , statistics , tourism , Travel. Tags: Travel Online Communities social networks tourism statistics Australia

List of Top Enterprise 2.0 Apps at CeBIT Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Event Online Communities social media social networks web 2.0 Tags: Australia Enterprise 2.0 Was on a panel today, at Cebit 2009 at Darling Harbor, Sydney. You might like part two where I showed a list of Enterprise 2.0 tools and “built a company&# from them. In 15 minutes. .

Australia Social Media: Chris Brogan – Marketing Now

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Never before has Australia hosted such luminaries in the field of social media and new marketing. This is the first ever two-day event dedicated solely to social media and online marketing in Australia. Tags: Australia Event Online Communities social media social networks web 2.0 This is not an event you want to miss – international caliber speakers on social media. And me. Chris Brogan, David Armano, Stephen Johnson, Darren Rowse, Jim Stewart.

Australia: Social Media Engagement on YouTube

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

She has 150,000 subscribers to her channel (slightly more than a morning TV show in Australia), she ranks #37 in Australia. Technorati Tags: asher moses , Australia , natalie tran , online communities , social media , sydney morning herald , video , youtube.

Beginning my ISS Fellowship in Australia

Full Circle Associates

Arthur and his wife Joy was hosting me at their home and Arthur organized a chance for me to do a Liberating Structures session for the KMLF (knowledge Management Leadership Forum) community on Tuesday. events learning Australia ISS KMLF Melbourne

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Australia & Time Magazine: Stephen Conroy’s Blacklist

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

My presentation at Broadband Australia last year about why filters won’t work once “Consumer ISPs&# become the norm - and yes, reselling telco services are illegal but yes, 802.11s international standards mean that that law will be unenforceable. Technorati Tags: ACMA , Australia , censorship , nocleanfeed , social networks , stephen conroy , telecommunications , time , wikileaks. Time Magazine features us this week.

Australia: Ban vs Educating on social media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: al upton , banned , Education , Online Communities , Safety , sex education , students , yahoo answers , youtube. Tags: Online Communities social media social networks yahoo answers Children al upton Safety Australia Education banned digital economy sex education youtube students I’ve got a good idea. Let’s ban kids from using social networks. Like YouTube in schools. We won’t educate them, we’ll just y’know, stop it.

Social Media Emmy: Australia’s Scorched.tv

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: AFTRS , award , emmy , entertainment , LAMP , Online Communities , scorched.tv , social media , social networks. Tags: Australia Event Online Communities TV social networks AFTRS award emmy entertainment LAMP scorched.tv Quick Post: Congratulations to Ellenor Cox and team for winning the interactive Emmy for their TV show with Social Media Scorched.TV : The guys that made Scorched.tv