Visualize Your Own LinkedIn Network

Alchemy of Change

I just mapped all my LinkedIn connections onto a visual graph through a new web service called InMaps. After connecting InMaps with my LinkedIn account, it clustered all my connections into eight clumps that you can see in the image to the right. Facebook allows that too.

RBS Embraces Facebook at Work: My Reflections and Questions, and the Challenge Ahead

Michael Sampson - Currents

Facebook announced Facebook at Work earlier this year, a business version of its service for use by organizations. Given how many people already use Facebook in their every day lives, it was picked up quickly by those on the pilot, with minimal training needed.

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Trending Sources

Larry Brauner Interviews Career Consultant and Book Author in His LinkedIn Group

Online Social Networking

I launched my own LinkedIn group, Larry Brauner and Friends , as an experiment early last year. We’ve explored a wide range of subjects and have hopefully demonstrated the feasibility of using a LinkedIn group for personal branding.

Teens Explain Why They Don't Care About Facebook Anymore

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

5 Things Mark Zuckerberg Did Not Like About Facebook's First Year As A Public Company. 21 DIY Ways To Turn Your Life Into "Arrested Development". → 33 Ways Facebook Ruins Your Life. Dont forget to share with your friends on Twitter and Facebook. Teens Explain Why They Don’t Care About Facebook Anymore. “Everyone’s saying Facebook’s dead.” Users of sites other than Facebook express greater enthusiasm for their choice.

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Social Media Monitoring Bookmarks and RSS

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

When monitoring social media, don’t forget to monitor social media platforms (changes at Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, LinkedIn etc) as well as stuff specific to YOUR industry. name=company Also or

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Sydney Social Media Course – 3 Days with Laptop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Facebook, Twitter, Social Media Dashboards, Google Plus, Social Media Measurement. Are you looking for an intensive social media strategy and campaign course with hands on practical setting up of blogs, Facebook, Twitter and other social media tools? Sydney social media course 2013.

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Building Online Community Through Email Noodges


Just look at Facebook. Facebook is the noodgiest site on the Internet. New Facebook users are barraged by emails alerting them to activities taking place in and around their profile. Welcome back to Facebook" (after signing on after a period of inactivity). But these email messages are key to Facebook's success. While they can be annoying in their frequency, they're part of the reason half of Facebook's 600 million users login daily.

Where Your Web Strategy Ought to Begin

Online Social Networking

Social networking sites , such as Facebook and LinkedIn , are very useful and will likely figure in your online plans. The Gevril Group website, for example, which I developed in concert with Ivo Jackson and John Sealander , uses the WordPress content management system, a very basic 3-column theme, an opt-in form and a Facebook widget. Your social media and web strategy necessarily starts from your website, the one place on the the web that you own and control.

3 Key Social Media and Web Marketing Strategies for 2011

Online Social Networking

Good-Bye Facebook Open Networking. For years, Facebook was an open social networking site that permitted members to befriend people whom they didn’t know despite mounting privacy concerns. Put website development and optimization at the very top of your to-do list for 2011.

plaxo vs facebook vs linkedin - social network showdown

Engineers without Fears

Andrew McAfee recently added to the Serena Facebook-As-Intranet case study. I still have issues with Facebook. 80 million active users (according to Facebook) would disagree. However it is still a trail-blazer in terms of application development (even if most of them are really annoying). LinkedIn has 24 million members (according to LinkedIn). If anything, LinkedIn is not messy enough. But no one would make LinkedIn their intranet.

Social Media for Schools #NBN October 2016

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Facebook or elsewhere). developing a voice in social & what to say so it’s engaging and not boring/ignored. . social media Australia courses Education Facebook LinkedIn schools Sydney teachers Training Twitter webinar workshops

Seven Steps to Graphing Your Facebook Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Dave is organizing next week’s Graphing Social Patterns conference on Facebook, covering many of the topics and companies mentioned below. He’s also a rookie instructor for a new Stanford class on Facebook apps, and an unapologetic Facebook Fanboy and social networking addict. But for every Silicon Valley developer, entrepreneur, and VC who has a pulse it’s been the Summer of Facebook. At the moment it is Facebook’s game to lose.

Top 10 Twitter-LinkedIn Integration Takeaways

Online Social Networking

We learn nearly every day of developments in the social media world which have the potential for far reaching impact. Take for example the recent integration of LinkedIn with Twitter. You can now tweet your LinkedIn status to your Twitter followers and automatically post your tweets to your LinkedIn status. It is easy to see that this Twitter-LinkedIn partnership has many practical implications. As a result, LinkedIn can be more competitive.

22 Business Networking Tips

Online Social Networking

I recently revealed my top 10 Tips for LinkedIn Social Networking and 16 Tips for Ning Social Networking. I’ve also written Top 16 Reasons I Like Facebook More Than Twitter and 10 Simple Ideas for Setting Up a New Twitter Business Account.

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Contrast that with Facebook where the connections are mutual, two-way ties by default. Yes, Facebook is doing some things to change this, but this is a pretty fundamental difference between the two services. Facebook conquered the online photo sharing business a few years ago.

Social Media Intensive Course – August 2016 – Sydney Training

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Are you looking for an intensive social media strategy and campaign course with hands on practical setting up of blogs, Facebook, Twitter and other social media tools? A Facebook personal profile and other social media profiles such as Twitter are assumed.

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Collaborative Thinking: Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Microsoft Introduces Unified Communications Tools for Developers | Main | Social Media & Financial Services » December 01, 2007 Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon Facebook has the opportunity to lead the industry, or become an example of "what not to do", when it comes to balancing the confidentiality exepctations of its members against the desire to exploit (i.e.,

SEO vs SMO and how to TURN OFF Google Social Media Optimization

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

When you do a search now on Google, Google checks your history and your friends’ histories and gives your results based on what you’ve looked at before and what your friends have shared on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Tumblr, WordPress, and so on.

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When Work And Social Worlds Collide: Microsoft Outlook, Xobni & Facebook

Collaborative Thinking

LinkedIn, Facebook, Skype). Oftentimes when I receive an email from someone, I might look them up in LinkedIn or do a Google search to find their blog, etc. you are my friend on Facebook but I don't want that friendship shown without Outlook)? Xobni & Facebook Connect.

Behavior Guidelines: Unblocking Social Media at the Firewall

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Facebook banned in the workplace? LinkedIn blocked because it’s an excellent jobsearch tool? Find Out All About Facebook and Twitter! or What’s Cool, What’s Hot in Social Networks like Facebook! or Beginners Guide to Facebook!

What can development organizations do with Web2.0 tools?

Joitske Hulsebosch

tools for communication within a development project. are designed for participation, and what is more core business for development organizations? sites are Youtube , Facebook, LinkedIn, Ning, and many others. development Some time ago, I compiled some examples of what you can do with web2.0 In this case, a large project in several countries. I'd like to share my ideas about the different ways of engaging with the wide range of web2.0 tools. After all, web2.0

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

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I amble ever hopeful from the microhub site to the social sites but The Facebook page and the Twitter channel are used to promote, you guessed it, more advertising and press releases. Because the HTML is a copy and paste code from Facebook comments and is free, gratis, no charge.

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Your online Business Development System: The Blog Transmitter

The Bumble Bee

In my first article in my YOUBIDFAST series I introduced The TRANSMITTER as the first of three essential components of your Online Business Development System. Many books have been written about social media and it has a big role to play in any Online Business Development System.

Social Media Training: 3 Day Intensive Advanced Class

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A Facebook personal profile and a LinkedIn or Twitter account is assumed. Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. The steps include: developing Social Media Policies and Guidelines for Staff, Building Viral Engagement for promotion in social media sites, Collaborating with Customers in building Social Products and Services.

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Creative Facilitation – the Book!

Viv Mcwaters

Part Five: Resources provides suggestions for developing your own “toolkit” with what you learn from experience as well as useful links, resources and other information. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

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VisiblePath Is A Lot Like LinkedIn, Except It’s Useful

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

But we all know what sucks about LinkedIn. My LinkedIn contact list is littered with people that I don’t know and that I accepted as contacts simply to avoid turning them, whoever they are, into enemies. Silicon Valley-based VisiblePath is a lot like LinkedIn, but it automatically determines who your real network is, and how strong each individual relationship is, based on your emails and calendar items that involve them. He concludes that LinkedIn is useless.

Interview about the birth and growth of the HR community

Joitske Hulsebosch

I interviewed Remco Mostertman, the initiator of a large HR community mainly on LinkedIn (Remco is on the right). The basic idea was that we all need to improve and develop the HR field. At first I just started with a LinkedIn group. The newsletter from LinkedIn is free.

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How To Develop a Business-Aligned Social Media & Social Networking Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

SEARCH THIS WEB SITE: My Networks: Twitter Delicious LinkedIn Facebook « China as Manufacturer to the World. Social Media are collections of data and information that are developed collaboratively and/or shared interactively among individuals and groups.

8 Social Media Basics for 2010

Online Social Networking

Blogs and Facebook have been around for years, yet only recently have they emerged as key tools for main- stream businesses. By social networking sites , I mean sites that exist primarily for networking rather than content sharing.The principal social networking sites for business are LinkedIn , Facebook and Twitter. I’ve bookmarked and skimmed a dozen or more articles that project the path of social media in 2010.

Social Media and the Fortune 500 2014 from Nora Gamin Barnes

Portals and KM

The subtitle headlines the findings as LinkedIn Dominates As Use of Newer Tools Explodes.  Facebook, in its second year on the Fortune 500 list, has the highest number of followers on Twitter with over 13 million, followed by Starbucks (6.3

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Event in Washington DC: Launch of DAI Publication on Network Centric Development

Net-Map Toolbox

The DAI invites the interested public to join them for the launching of : “Network-Centric Development: New Perspectives on Global Challenges. You are cordially invited to the launch event for DAI’s newest publication, Network-Centric Development: Leveraging Economic and Social Linkages for Growth. With the popularity of sites such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Devex in our own industry, we are all becoming more familiar with the value of networks in our daily lives.

Another Example Of Facebook Integration

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Freeman: The Development of Social Network Analysis: A Study in the Sociology of Science Wouter de Nooy: Exploratory Social Network Analysis with Pajek (Structural Analysis in the Social Sciences) James Surowiecki: The Wisdom of Crowds Malcolm Gladwell: The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference Malcolm Gladwell: Blink : The Power of Thinking Without Thinking George S. Facebooks primary allure is its ability to integrate other social media platforms.

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The Inc. 500 Continues to Embrace Social Media in Increasing Numbers

Portals and KM

 It looked at blogs, online video, message boards, podcasting, and the specific social networking tools:  Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, Linkedin, and Foursquare.    Two of the biggest gainers in 2010 are Twitter and Facebook. Facebook growth was higher with 71% using it for business up from 61% in 2009 and it had a 85% success rating. In addition, 34% percent have developed policies to govern blogging by their employees.

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My Top 10+ Blog Traffic Sources

Online Social Networking

He and I are now also connected by email , Facebook and Twitter. As with all other traffic sources, to benefit from Entrecard you’ll need to make a long-term commitment to developing it. Facebook - I turned my attention to Facebook in June 2009 and experimented with the NetworkedBlogs application, which may have introduced new readers to my blog, but proved to be a poor source of ongoing traffic.

Missing Pieces: The Activity Stream Aggregator

Collaborative Thinking

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn in the consumer space as well as many enterprise social software vendors) display a chronological list of human-readable content fragments that describe actions taken by people and applications. For example, in Facebook this capability is referred to as a News Stream. What drove interest in standardizing activity streams in the consumer market is linked to FriendFeed (acquired by Facebook in 2009).

Community Goals and Measurements

John Tropea - Delicious Community

LinkedIn Home. What is LinkedIn? Develop, publish, and maintain documentation including FAQs. Develop and deliver training. How could you do this for a LinkedIn group?". A Proven Process For Developing Successful Online Communities. Skip to main content.

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Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus


In the last few weeks a lot has been written about whether Google Plus is the ultimate killer social networking site of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or several others, you name it. In Google Plus we don’t facebook, nor tweet , we just basically share.

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iTWire - Employers block Facebook at their peril

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

IT&T JOBS | Discussion forum | Releases | IT News for mobile | Technology Events | Advertise Today on iTWire Enterprise IT News Telecommunications People Our Blogs Tech Lifestyle Releases Science Sustainability MyProfile IT&T JOBS iProfile coming to Australia Technology news and Jobs Technology people Employers block Facebook at their peril Employers block Facebook at their peril by Lia Timson Wednesday, 16 April 2008 Page 1 of 2 !

Social Collaboration Tools - Four Mini Case Studies

Michael Sampson - Currents

Newly Weds Foods - using IBM Connections to bring experts together on recipe development. Fireclay Tile - using Salesforce to find and cultivate leads on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Earlier this week USA Today profiled four firms who are using social collaboration tools to improve productivity. The four firms were: - Westchester Medical Center, making use of Doximity to improve health delivery.