The Selfish Blogger Syndrome

Jenny Connected

‘Selfish Blogger’ – This jumped out of the page of Tony Bates’ blog post. He has been bemoaning the fact that there has been little discussion around his presentation to Change MOOC – and that the discussion that there has been, has been distributed across people’s blogs and he has had to go out and find it to collate it on his blog. I think it is a problem of the design of the MOOC, which actually promotes ‘the selfish blogger syndrome’.

Collaborative Thinking: XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter)

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere | Main | OLPC in NYC » February 04, 2008 XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter) Via Slashdot : Interesting article, follow the citation link for screen shots of the implementation. The example application that illustrate this article is a distributed Twitter-like microblogging platform.

What a coffee corner provides, how to call it and a research agenda

Mathemagenic

First is about understanding what is missing when the work becomes distributed (expect more on it – I’m working on a case :). Integration Digital traces Coffee table in Enschede (Office) in a tired mood by Johan Koolwaaij.

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Blog as a nexus of multimembership and accidental brokering

Mathemagenic

While to an extend weblogs do represent bloggers behind them and are often perceived as their online identities, studies presented in my dissertation also indicate that blogging involves many challenges of dealing with different audiences that a weblog serves (the results of blog networking study provide examples of both ). Integration This is a piece from the current version of final chapter of my dissertation where I discuss blogging across various boundaries.

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Mathemagenic " PhD conclusions in a thousand words: blogging practices of knowledge workers

Mathemagenic

Blogging is used for sense-making supported by writing, multiple ways to organise and assess one’s own blog posts and conversations with other bloggers. Bloggers have to deal with the effects of visibility that comes as a result of blogging.

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12 Ways to DO and NOT DO a Social Media Press Release – MSF Medecins Sans Frontieres

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I don’t have a problem with this type of TV show online – good on them – but let’s not talk about “socially integrated” shall we? The rest is for us bloggers and twitters and social media-ites as it involves solution not problem journalism.

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Media Trust launches Newsnet site and network

Social Reporter

It would be interesting to see if there are opportunities there for local bloggers.

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Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

And if you can make sure you have minimal production costs (graphic designer to create a virtual item graphic) and then charge small amounts to members to download (no distribution costs) millions of times, you are swimming in money.

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. Awareness builds these features into complete communities for companies, or customers use the Awareness API and widgets to integrate Web 2.0

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Pimp your blog

Joitske Hulsebosch

Widgets let you integrate all the other things you do on the web. Blogger allows you to show your picasaweb photos. For blogger, you can find a widget here. Blogger allows you to display your categories in the sidebar, which has a similar function, even though it is not displayed in a tagcloud. This is a joint post together with Christian Kreutz , which we co-created in a google doc. mine is a little longer though) 1. What is a widget?

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On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The more followers, the more information comes to the giver to distribute, which in turn builds more followers. Distributed leadership — consisting of many ears to the ground in many places — is more effectives than centralized or concentrated leadership.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Pluck “A leader in social media software solutions , Pluck helps transform how publishers, media sites and major brands engage their audiences and customers to discover, create and distribute information online.

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Blog Cases from 2005: Jim McGee on Knowledge Work

Portals and KM

Jim started to become more conscious of the broader social fabric connecting bloggers as they all started doing more of their thinking in public. The amplifiers can also better distribute the new insights of trend spotters. Other times, it may be a comparison or integration of topics that he saw as a result of items being juxtaposed in his aggregator. Jim advised prospective business bloggers to get started now.

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The True Nature of a Social Intranet

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Vision and Reality view comments The True Nature of a Social Intranet view comments Microsoft, Nokia Plan the Windows 7 Phone Future view comments Amazon Sells More E-Books Than Print, But Wait view comments Yammer Reveals 3 New Business Integration Tools view comments Interview: Top SharePoint Records Management Blogger, Don Lueders, Has Some Choice Words For You view comments Is Collaboration the End of Process?

4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Gina from Adventures in Corporate Education Jane Bozarth – New Skills for Learning Professionals Blogger in Middle-earth: New Strategies, New Skills? Which is why as learning professionals we need to make sure they are really honed in us, so we can integrate them into everything we do.

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F-Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

With this model in mind, a CLA map might look something like this: Other tools in this suite include: Spiral Dynamics Integral (SDi), used to understand and inform personal and collective growth through internal modeling. Institute for Distributed Creativity. Skip to content.

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The Economics of 90-9-1: The Lorenz Curve - Lithosphere Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Hes a regular blogger on the Lithosphere and previously wrote in the Analytic Science blog. As businesses incorporate and become integrated with social CRM, there is no room to be sloppy about social metrics. Economists have been dealing with skewed and unequal quantities for centuries, because many micro- and macro-economics quantities (such as income distribution , wealth distribution , GDP , etc) are by their nature all highly unequal across individuals and countries.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » FrenchPod is a PLS

Ken Carroll

I think the distributed community of practice that is now forming around FrenchPod is one example. It also means that we can integrate the elements and that users can dive in, immerse themselves in the resources, and develop a live culture of learning the language. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 About Ken Carroll « Language and social distance Edupunks need to grow up » FrenchPod is a PLS FrenchPod went live last week.

Email Photos to All of Your Social Networks with Pikchur

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The result is a broad distribution for your photo within the micro-blogosphere, giving you a one-stop shop for immediate photo sharing. Nevertheless, Pikchur is a handy service that makes photo distribution a brainless task, especially from an operational standpoint around your email.

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Guidelines for Group Collaboration and Emergence « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

schrage89) As a distributed group of individuals (agents) within a network, we form a complex adaptive system. The scribe documents the session – gathering, organizing, and distributing the results. Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect?

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Delicious/choconancy/online_facilitation

In the context of outbound marketing, community management tends to be oriented around content creation & distribution and conversion tracking. I’m not sure how you distribute that in a consultancy!

Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Share this: Share Facebook Email Digg Twitter StumbleUpon Reddit Print Like this: Like One blogger likes this post. Not sure what to call this except “integration” Reply. It is a transition from corporate economics of production centred profit maximisation to a post growth scenario of local food and energy production and distributed manufacturing in a sharing and people-centered local economies. Recognized in Top 40 Innovation Bloggers of 2011!

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Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

From the “social networks” of Facebook and others, which appear to have no direct relevance to professional work, to specific professional networks, to loosely affilianted networks of bloggers, people can now find and connect to others.

Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Writeboard.com - From 37signals, perfect for collaborative writing, journalists, bloggers and more. Various management tools suck as ticketing and milestones are built in, making managing your distributed team and going through a complete agile software development process easy and manageable.

Open Source Social Network Software List

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Appleseed is social networking software like Friendster, only distributed. MonkeyChow is Feed Aggregator Reader (branched from FeedOnFeeds) with Social Bookmarks (del.icio.us, Blogger, Newsvine, Technorati, mailto), Article Starring, Feed Tagging, OPML, Article Search, Reblogging and Refeeding, Aging, and Edit feed attributes.

Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

From the “social networks” of Facebook and others, which appear to have no direct relevance to professional work, to specific professional networks, to loosely affilianted networks of bloggers, people can now find and connect to others.

The AppGap " " Collaboration — What's in it for me?!: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The viewpoint i am working on is to look at the WIIFM in the form of value that the blogger receives … sort of like a price they receive for selling what they know! About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter UPCOMING WEBINAR: No Time, No Budget, Fewer People?

On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - HarvardBusiness.org

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The more followers, the more information comes to the giver to distribute, which in turn builds more followers. Distributed leadership — consisting of many ears to the ground in many places — is more effectives than centralized or concentrated leadership. Fewer people act as power-holders monopolizing information or decision-making, and more people serve as integrators using relationships and persuasion to get things done.

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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

is now as easy to use as MySpace , Blogger or YouTube. Obviously the degree of success you achieve here will depend upon the popularity of your social network , but nevertheless, with the right niche theme, this could prove to be an integral part of your independent publishing outlet.

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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.

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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.

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An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

As people whom I’ve never met generate trust through their networking gifts, integrity, and skills with others, I’ve found myself wondering how I can best support them – without considering “apartness&# from myself. emergent by design Home who’s the architect?

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Designing for Civil Society: Do communities need boundaries?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

From the work fellow bloggers put up in public, the conversations we have, and the endorsement of other people that I trust, Ive got to the point where I would happily not only ask some of these new friends for their advice but also do a project together.

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Ten leading platforms for creating online communities | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

John Tropea - Delicious Community

KickApps is a relatively new up-and-comer that is getting wide distribution in a relatively short time period including major wins with large public Web sites for ABC and the BBC. KickApps is a SaaS-based solution like Lithium that is extensively widgetized for maximum integration flexibility into existing Web sites. Lotus SameTime and Lotus Connections - IBM’s answers to community with many integrated capabilities.

Full Circle Associates " Notes from the Seattle Online Community Meetup

John Tropea - Delicious Community

If you are a K scale blogger segregated area. Want to integrate existing content into social network — what we intend to do is relaunch our content on a platform that does a couple of things. 1) allows us to distribute editorial authority to whoever and as many as we like.

Online Community Unconference 2007 / Online Community Unconference 2007

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Managing User Generated Content 2:30 session Room C Matters of Health: Issues around health topics in online communities New Community Planning 11:30am session Online Communities for People Who Dont Get Online Communities Subscription Services Twitter Business Applications Unconventional Facilitation Methods Wikis in Business People We will distribute an attendee list. Socialtext Mobile Settings Help Log in Register Search this workspace: Home People.lists the people you are following.

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Global Neighbourhoods: SM Global Report: Beeline's Francois Gossieaux

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Were currently doing this as a small team and we measure our influence by the number of reference bloggers (weve id 800 of them), that any member of the team can reach directly in either Facebook or LinkedIn. Distributed funding - great idea.

Community 2.0 Conference Notes: Day 3 " humantech

John Tropea - Delicious Community

People are looking at federation — people want a distributed network of archiving. They’ve made it a distributed model so others can access it. Michael: He focuses on blogger relations. Nirvana: get in product search integrated with community, integrated with knowledge base. ? humantech > technology enabled lifestyle « Community 2.0 Conference Notes: Day 1 Community 2.0 Conference Notes: Day 2 » Community 2.0

Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: How Some Folks Have Tried to Describe Community - Update 2005

John Tropea - Delicious Community

link] Hagel and Armstrong in their definitive book on business related online community, Net Gain , suggested there are five elements that define community which include: distinctive focus, integration of content and communications, a valuing of member generated content, an openness to competitive information/access and a commercial orientation. I feel the blogger community has tremendous potential to help expand the community and expand the understanding and involvement of members.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

As long as we are part of modern society, and modern political andeconomic systems, it is impossible to reach this goal, because a hugeamount of non-renewable consumption, pollution and waste is involved inthe production and distribution of everything we buy, and because weare an integral part of systems that are vastly wasteful anddestructive. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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