Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Episode 2 of monetizing online communities looks at donations – an overlooked revenue stream and the social media tools that enable donations online. They have a clip-of-the-sale revenue model themselves. Integrate PayPal Donations with your website in a few easy steps.

Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

120 million people play Zynga games in Facebook (Farmville, Farmtown, Mafia Wars) and it makes Zynga $450 million in revenue in 2010 alone. More than 90% of the company’s revenues come from users converting real cash into proprietary virtual currency.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: IBM Social Business Partners

Portals and KM

Now I return as a blogger. IBM provided a session for bloggers featuring IBM business partners who are helping their customers become social businesses and served sushi and sashimi whish was much appreciated. This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011.

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*Rough* Notes from the Online Community Roundtable: 1/11 at Salon.com / The WELL

Online Community Strategy

Lot of lists of what to measure – lots of web analytics available, but as a group can we talk about how these metrics are tied to strategy – what is the measurement process, communities have their own needs, revenue is only one aspect. Lurkers contribute attention and this may be just as valuable to the community – they may consume the advertising thereby generating revenue or they may contribute later on.

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Teachers & Web 2.0 – A Beginner´s Guide to Webs 1,2,3, x

e-Moderation Station

They keep all the revenue. Even if teachers are using some of these tools themselves they may still not see how exactly they can be integrated into their normal practice. If teachers are already using projects and group work in their normal teaching, then integrating Web 2.0

Dell’s Social Engagement Journey

Ant's Eyeview Blog

The Social Engagement Journey , put together by our team at Ant’s Eye View , is a 5-stage process that a medium-to-large brand or company goes through while integrating social media into their business. Revenues from Twitter approach $6.5 Second of three posts.

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. Build your community today and start generating incremental revenue from user generated content.&# You build loyalty, learn about your audience, and drive revenue.&#

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More on Potential Social Software Winners in our New Economic World

Portals and KM

see Attivio Tightly Integrates Structured Data and Unstructured Content for a New Approach to Information Access ). They need ways to develop true competitive differentiation, increase revenues and decrease customer churn. I recently read a similar thought by Jonathan Schwartz the Sun President and COO and long time blogger. Attivio provides an integrated set of results. This a follow up to my post yesterday, Will We See Major Price Reductions for Enterprise 2.0

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The New Arithmetic of Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Rung 4: Integral partnership (1+1 = 11). When Infosys became the first Indian software provider to achieve the highest level of CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration) certification from Carnegie Mellon University, Infosys shared its experience and learning of the certification process with all its Indian competitors and helped them to get certified at the same level, making the entire Indian IT sector globally competitive.

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Open Source Social Network Software List

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

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. It use standard function (add, remove friends, top10), forums integration, music module (artists directory with albums, songs), shoutcast integration, blog (add, delete, modify, view) and so on.

Me.com Launches A Ning Competitor

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

They’ve also integrated the Google AdSense API, so site admin can earn 50% of revenue displayed on their network. They’ve also integrated the Google AdSense API, so site admin can earn 50% of revenue displayed on their network. [.]

Internet Evolution - Executive Clan Editor's Blog - Social Net-Based Onboarding Boosts Productivity

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

So when new research indicates that organizations with a formal onboarding process see 60 percent year-over-year improvement in revenue per full-time employee and 63 percent year-over-year improvement in customer satisfaction, you have to ask why.

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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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Deconstructing the Business Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Blogging tool - Wordpress, Typepad or Blogger. Sure, that could be MyYahoo, Netvibes or iGoogle instead of PageFlakes; and Typepad or Blogger instead of Wordpress. Particularly because although nearly 80% of my business network is on LinkedIn, most of them are not active Bloggers. That would be harder to pull off, but could be a multi-billion dollar revenue play.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

designed to achievea 100% cradle-to-cradle economy; plus a substantial excess wealth tax.Ive written about this before, and its revenue neutral, and wouldallow usto end across-the-board income, payroll and sales taxes that punishsustainable behaviours, and to steadily reduce wealth disparity. Conditions: Theyhave to be revenue neutral (you cant finance more programs with lessmoney, and you cant just say youre going to eliminate governmentinefficiency).

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Video and Debate: Who really owns the Community?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

If we look at it from a sociological point of view, those who provide products and services have always been an integral part of any community, whether it is the lone merchant or the family business or the company town.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Your study seems to indicate that engagement is a more valid goal of an online community than say, revenue per customer.

Community 2.0 Conference Notes: Day 3 " humantech

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Empower the individual — path to great advertising revenue. 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 Conference Notes: Day 3 By boemiller Community 2.0