Elgg Spaces :: create your own network!

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Elgg Download Services Developers Docs Community News About Home Create your own social network , quickly and easily. Elgg allows you to take full advantage of the power of social technology with elegant, flexible solutions for organisations, groups and individuals. Awards Elgg wins best open source social networking platform 2008. News Are you a php developer looking to work on interesting Elgg projects? Elgg Community Want to join the growing Elgg community?

#NRC01PL – What does personal learning mean to me?

Jenny Connected

It reminds me of my reaction to Elgg. This is the question we have been asked to respond to in Week 4 of the Personal Learning MOOC (#NRC01PL). This is a quick response. The word that immediately came into my mind in response to this question was ‘Freedom’. Freedom to decide whether or not I want to answer that question; where, how and when I want to answer that question. In other words, freedom to learn when, where, how, and with whom I want to.

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Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Elgg (education) karma. Rewarding badges and points systems on your intranet – social scorecards – could be the turning point for turning your enterprise 2.0 systems from a thing of work to a thing of play. Foursquare becomes Social Work and all the better for it.

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Finding the perfect learning platform in 5 steps

Joitske Hulsebosch

The shortlist that I currently have for tools that are relatively easy to implement are Elgg, Moodle, Ning, Drupal, Bloom Fire, Buddy Press for wordpress, and Social Engine.

Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

Hybrid learning trajectory : You work for a long time with a group of project managers and have an online learning platform (Ning, Moodle, Elgg) designed to promote learning in between the face-to-face sessions.

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Groups, Networks, Collectives

John Tropea - Delicious Community

I think also there is a lack of clarity around the difference - very large, Id say - between a network operating within a single managed service (such as an Elgg installation) and a network formed by people blogging and tagging things of mutual relevance.

21st Century Learning: The Art of Building Virtual Communities

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

However, with the rise of virtual learning community platforms like Ning and Elgg it is becoming evident that many CoPs are dead onarrival and many others die of neglect early on, intheir toddler stage. 21st Century Learning « Learning 2.0 | Main | Meme: 8 Random Facts » The Art of Building Virtual Communities This is cross posted over on techLEARNING. Come join in the conversation.

Intelligent Learning Extended Organization (IntelLEO) project progress

Taming the spaces

We will use the combination of Elgg advancements in teacher portal Koolielu ( the draft version ) and LeMill collaborative learning object creation repository as the basic distributed software platform where the competence-management and learning-path creator will be added. The 7th Framework project Intelligent Learning Extended Organization ( IntelLEO ) was launched in february 2009. Since then we have been working with the first deliverables.

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

ElggSpaces “Elgg Spaces allows you to create social networks for your organisation.

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Free Alternatives to Ning

Influence

In addition to these hosted services, BuddyPress and Elgg are worth a look. Ning , the leading free social media platform provider has recently lost not only its CEO, but also about 40 percent of its workforce. For its nearly 20 million monthly visitors, this means a rate increase. Freshly-appointed CEO Jason Rosenthal posted last week , Ning will now "double down on our premium services business."

Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software (Part 3)

Collaborative Thinking

Drupal and Elgg came up more often in my calls this year but nothing overwhelming. Previous posts: Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 & & Social Software (Part 2). Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 & & Social Software. There are a few vendor events that stood out in my mind for 2009 (related to Enterprise 2.0 and social software) - in no particular order : Cisco Stumbles Early But Regains Composure & Sets The Stage .

34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

reply Ben Werdmuller - August 14th, 2007 at 1:46 am PDT Curiously omitted is Elgg , the open source social networking platform, which is powering over 1200 networks including what was the world’s first institutional social network to be released to every member of a university and rugby fan sites. elgg a solution for educational networks.

Virtual Canuck " Blog Archive " groups networks and collectives - more!

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Bounded networks such as elgg, nicely span all three levels of groups, networks and collectives. I find elgg and other controlled distribution systems to be useful tools to introduce active participation in networks to new users, while allowing individual users to determine the degree to which they wish to expose their ideas. Home About Terry Anderson Virtual Canuck Teaching and Learning in a Net-Centric World Feed on Posts comments groups networks and collectives - more!

Open Source Social Network Software List

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Elgg is an open source social networking platform developed for LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) which encompasses weblogging, file storage, RSS aggregation, personal profiles, FOAF functionality and more. Elgg Open Source last version ) OpenPNE is a Social Networking Service Engine written in PHP. Open Source Job Board Software Elgg Latest version v1.5

Virtual Canuck " Blog Archive " CatchingTumbleweeds

John Tropea - Delicious Community

LeMill seems to do for repositories what ELGG does for profiles. Home About Terry Anderson Virtual Canuck Teaching and Learning in a Net-Centric World Feed on Posts comments CatchingTumbleweeds October 24, 2006 by Terry Anderson Many of the sites I’ve been involved with over they years have gracefully (and some not so gracefully) atrophied away - usually through lack of posting/input or contribution.

Social Networking Goes Open Source With Insoshi

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

ELGG???? elgg???? You’re supposed to write those features yourself reply Ben Werdmuller - April 30th, 2008 at 10:52 am PDT Someone’s already mentioned Elgg (Crunchbase here ), but I thought I’d say a little more here. Elgg 1.0 is out this summer, and will be released at the Elgg Jam.

Wikinomics » Blog Archive » When the walls come down, will a business be left behind?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

This question led me to consider the power of currently unknown open source social networking platforms like Elgg([link] I can envision the programming community building bridges behind such platforms to other social networks easier than some of the bigger players like Facebook. Exploring How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything with Don Tapscott , Anthony D. Williams , and the Wikinomics Team.

" Naming aggregations Virtual Canuck

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Home About Terry Anderson Virtual Canuck Teaching and Learning in a Net-Centric World Feed on Posts comments Naming aggregations November 23, 2007 by Terry Anderson David Snowden in an interesting post titled Aggregative or emergent identity? Rethinking Communities (thanks for the pointer Stephen Downes ) argues that we need more discussion on the aggregations of individuals to note the emergent capacity of aggregations - beyond those of individual members being connected.

Jon Dron :: Weblog :: E-pluribus unum

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Elgg , the software that powers this site, can support each of the forms of the Many.

Virtual Canuck " Blog Archive " On Groups, Networks and Collectives

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Home About Terry Anderson Virtual Canuck Teaching and Learning in a Net-Centric World Feed on Posts comments On Groups, Networks and Collectives April 30, 2007 by Terry Anderson Jon Dron and I have been having fun developing a paper for ELearn in which we’ve been wrestling with the distinctions between three granularities of social software.

The Art of Building Virtual Communities (Techlearning blog)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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