The Business Case for Enterprise Social Bookmarking: $4.6 Million a Year in Cost Savings!

Elsua

Indeed, social bookmarking / tagging! Not sure what you would think, but I strongly believe that social bookmarking and social tagging are still an important and rather critical part of a successful Enterprise 2.0 Like any other standard social bookmarking site.

10 Tips for Using Social Bookmarking Sites Effectively

Online Social Networking

To what extent do you benefit from social bookmarking sites in your social media projects? I myself only dabbled in social bookmarking until recently. Using Social Bookmarking Sites Effectively. My Favorite Social Bookmarking Sites.

YouTube - Social Bookmarking in Plain English

Delicious/tag/cp2tech02

Home Videos Shows Channels Community Upload Upload Video File Record from Webcam Watch this video in a new window Social Bookmarking in Plain English Advertisement Subscribe Unsubscribe leelefever August 07, 2007 ( more info ) ( less info ) Want to Subscribe? A short explanation of the features and benefits of Social Bookmarking sites like Delicious.com.This video comes in an unbranded "presentation quality" version that can be licensed for use in the.

10 Easy Ways to Improve Your Blog or Website

Online Social Networking

We need to apply the 80/20 rule and focus on strategies and techniques that are easy to implement yet promise substantial benefits: Make Your Text Easier to Read - Some months ago, I noticed that my blog’s text wasn’t visually sharp enough. Be Social - Adding a social dimension to your web presence makes you real and credible. Join all the major social networking sites , and let visitors know how they can connect with you.

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.

PERTH: Social Media Training Course April 2012

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I’ll be teaching a couple of 1/2 day step by step social media course in Perth on 27th April, 2012 while I’m there for the #Media140 conference. Step by Step Social Media. You probably already know a little of Facebook, Twitter and social bookmarking.

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Interview with a teacher making smart use of social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

What always strikes me in contact with teachers is that there is so much difference in their attitude towards social media. One teacher loves social media and widely experiments with various media, another says "it's not for me" and doesn't want to try anything. education social media

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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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Twitter for School Staff Professional Development

SocialTech

All school staff benefit from engagement with continuing professional development (CPD) – keeping up to date in their subject and curriculum area, and in teaching approaches and methods.

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Social Learning at TELUS by Dan Pontefract

Elsua

On a rather regular basis one keeps bumping into not only some rather interesting and engaging dialogue amongst your social network(s), but also precious little gems that are worth while sharing across beyond G+.

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Blog>> Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines

Green Chameleon

social bookmarking tools that classify websites and allow other users to share them. Again, we need to engage people in conversations; typical platforms are communities of practice, forums, and social networking tools. Examples: social networking platforms allow to publish a personal profile, exchange thoughts, and keep in touch with colleagues and friends. Conclusion & Benefits. We welcome Tim Wieringa as a guest blogger to Green Chameleon.

The Humanity of the Web: Reflections of a Social Computing Evangelist

Elsua

The title of the article / book chapter is “ The Humanity of the Web: Reflections of a Social Computing Evangelist ” and you would be able to find it as well over here. And so I became a Social Computing Evangelist. The Web is a wonderful thing, especially the Social Web.

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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.

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Enterprise 2.0 Vendors need to get more serious about mobile

Green Chameleon

There are widget frameworks, platforms, realtime collaboration, blogging tools, social networks and more. While one of the benefits often touted by Enterprise 2.0 Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages Unlike just a few years ago, there are no shortage of Web 2.0 applications for the Enterprise.

Introducting social media in organisations to improve the learning function is more difficult than you may think.

Joitske Hulsebosch

For some time now, I have an evaluation report of an organization that has experience with the introduction of social media (like wikis and blog) in the organization since 2009. The aim of the project was that increased use of social media within the organization would support the development of a global network: information would be better available in one central place (through wikis) and transparency about what is going on within the organisation would be enhanced.

2012 143

CoP Series #8: Content and Community

Nancy White

In the new Ufi learndirect Childcare portal pilot (reminder: this series was originally written for Darren who works at Ufi) , learners can create “their learning plan&# and can draw on learndirect content and bookmark and rate content.

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2009 Intranet Innovation Awards Now Live!

Elsua

Tags: Social Computing Innovation Learning Communities Knowledge Tools Knowledge Management Enterprise2.0

2009 130

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.

Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The collaborative interdependencies of a team benefit from clear, articulated team processes. Flexible views of participation benefits. Network The organisation actively supports the use of network collaboration technologies such as social bookmarking, blogs, wikis, tagging and RSS.

Looking at the Tension in the Collaboration Process

Green Chameleon

Does collaboration benefit from a more formal process? Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages Bruce Lewin writes the blog, Four Groups and he recently posted a long piece on The Tension in Collaboration. He started with these four questions: Should we be putting people first, before technology, in our efforts to collaborate?

2008 100

Twitter for School Staff Professional Development

SocialTech

All school staff benefit from engagement with continuing professional development (CPD) – keeping up to date in their subject and curriculum area, and in teaching approaches and methods.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Future of Social Business – Rest of the Story

Portals and KM

Charlie began by discussing what do you need to make social happen. Charlie said a major part of his role is to make it easy to integrate Lotus technology and add more social to apps.  They have taken the social core of the Connections Suite and added analytics.

2011 182

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

Green Chameleon

I think that everyone is starting to see the benefit. 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.

2008 130

In uncertain times, Enterprise 2.0 takes the stage

Green Chameleon

Complexity reduction, efficiency increases and fast response times have been the cornerstone of many Enterprise Social Software pitches in the last 5 years. As traditional enterprise vendors suffer, a panacea for investors and customers is emerging with the nascent enterprise social software industry. “My clients always see my value as providing strong benefit of getting the most value out of social tools,&# of his work implementing and designing Enterprise 2.0

2008 109

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 ).

2010 133

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.

2008 116

My Top 10+ Blog Traffic Sources

Online Social Networking

In 8 Simple Ways to Penetrate Social Media Clutter , I recommended that you leverage multiple traffic sources. As with all other traffic sources, to benefit from Entrecard you’ll need to make a long-term commitment to developing it. Start by encouraging your website visitors and friends on social networking sites to follow you on Twitter. Ning social network - I’m sorry to report that Ning has morphed into a host of unrelated niche sites.

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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.

Everybody Loves Web Oriented Architecture

Green Chameleon

Steve Bjorg, in his follow up posts, says WOA can deliver all the enterprise benefits of SOA, and then some: WOA may sound too good to be true at first. Not coincidentally, the companies who designed and promoted SOA were those who would benefit the most from it… the tool vendors.

Best Practices for Business Social Networking Sites from Dotser

Green Chameleon

Many companies have started to use social networking. Others are starting their own social networking sites. Last week I spoke with Catherine Brown, Director of Business Social Networking at Dotster, a provider of internet businesses services, on best practices for business social networking. There are many benefits for a business to set up its own user community. So what are best practices for setting up a business social network?

2008 100

Talking points for digital inclusion: do you have some?

Social Reporter

I’m interested in blending them with the 45 propositions my co-authors came up for the NESTA Social by Social handbook, and the background ideas that led to them. Helen’s evidence has some good points on benefit … which also relate to this point below.

2009 130

Cisco I-Prize – Mining the Web and the World for Innovation

Green Chameleon

So there is a bit of "American Idol” plus at lot of social networking. In addition to the implementing the winning idea, Cisco is reaping many other benefits. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages On the App Gap I recently wrote about Brightidea's Webstorm Idea Collection and Ranking Portal that facilitates the innovation process (see Brightidea - Brings Focused Enterprise 2.0

2008 100

Green Chameleon » Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines

Green Chameleon

Examples: knowledge libraries in large corporations that allow global access to documents across departments and subsidiaries social bookmarking tools that classify websites and allow other users to share them search engines that are indexing vast collection of documents and websites Two: Collaboration Knowledge does not only exist in final documents, books, website, etc. Conclusion & Benefits Most of these disciplines are very closely linked.

Socialcast Moves Toward Providing a Unified Activity Stream with Its New API

Portals and KM

This was a good move, like the enterprise social bookmarking and social networking tools that followed del.icio.us For example, an HR group can send out a Socialcast alert about a new benefit package and allow employees to click on the alert to enroll.

2009 130

Transparent and Explicit

Green Chameleon

While many look to leverage transparency outside the organization, there is great benefit to be gained through increased transparency in leadership , internally. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

2008 130

Your Knowledge of Enterprise 2.0, Knowledge Management, Work Design In Action …

Green Chameleon

Collaboration is not social networking; 2.0 I’d also like to bring your attention to a new book by British author Niall Cook (with foreword by Don Tapscott of Wikinomics fame) titled " Enterprise 2.0 - How Social Software Will Change The Future of Work " Â .

2008 130

A Certain Sentiment in the Air

Green Chameleon

Social media (including blogs, discussion groups, private emails, etc) and mainstream press (web pages, newswires, announcements, etc) are full of quirky, subtle cues about people's attitudes and opinions. Can machines understand the feelings expressed in text?

2008 130

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

Portals and KM

I was involved in writing two chapters in a WebEx book on the benefits of SaaS that was produced during this transition so I knew that they wanted to move to a more robust business platform beyond the traditional WebEx products (see Software (and more) as a Service: Summary of Why Buy the Cow? ).

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Ten Reasons Why "Enterprise RSS" Has Failed To Become Mainstream

Collaborative Thinking

That said, I have always felt that feed syndication platforms constitute the backbone for social software/Enterprise 2.0 This space remains one of the most critical architectural areas for enterprise strategists - it touches on everything organizations are doing with blogs, wikis, tagging and social bookmarking systems, and social networking.

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Supernova 2008 - Interview with Umair Haque

Green Chameleon

phenomenon of social computing. Umair suggests, provocatively, that while we are increasingly living and working in these new interconnected conditions, we are still by and large using industrial era assumptions and logic to drive the purpose and, yes, the dynamics of creating economic and social value. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

2008 109

Presence Is Too Important To Leave To UC Vendors

Collaborative Thinking

While presence will remain a core element within platforms for unified communications, the social dynamics around presence require all of us to look beyond how presence is defined, packaged and delivered by UC vendors (e.g., The benefits of ???presence??? Social Presence???

Ken Carroll on Learning " Blog Archive " Here comes everybody

Ken Carroll

When you find something of value, you simply bookmark it or include it in your reader where it becomes part of your learning network. Learning is an exclusively human activity, done by humans, for the benefit of humans. In addition, tagging, social bookmarking, blog search, instant messaging, as well as podcasts, video, and other tools all serve to enhance my learning network. Ken Carroll. networks, languages, and learning 2.0. About Ken Carroll.

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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.