Lessons Learned from Implementing Social Bookmarking at Océ

Portals and KM

For this post I spoke with Samuel and Peter Kruizinga about their social bookmarking experiences. Peter and a colleague set up the social bookmarking application in the Research and Development department using an Open Source tool. People were sharing links to web articles through email. Peter wanted a better way to share important links connected with their research so he set up the social bookmarking application.

How Amplify, Ping.fm and Posterous Help Spread the Word

Online Social Networking

Can social aggregation websites make life online easier? I wrote in Hubze is a New Business Site for Personal Branding and Social Media Aggregation that “the aggregation of social websites will be a major focus of 2010, as enabling technologies like semantic web come to the forefront.&#.

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10 Easy Ways to Improve Your Blog or Website

Online Social Networking

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. Blogs should offer subscription by both email (using a service like Aweber ) and RSS (using a service like Feedburner ). Use Social Bookmarking - Make your content easier to find and, as is the case with some social bookmarking sites , create quality links into your blog or website.

Killing Email: How and Why I Ditched My Inbox by Zen Habits


Well, a couple of weeks back, Leo put together what I can describe as one of those essential readings for everyone out there who keeps struggling with taming the email beast. In that amazing article he gets to share some of the various tips he is now following to finally ditch email for good.

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A World Without Email – Year 2, Weeks 34 to 36 (On Meaningfully Managing Streams of Content)


It looks like this is going to be one of those weeks where I sense I will be putting together more than one blog post on one of my favorite topics as of late; of course, living " A World Without Email " It has been a while since the last weekly progress report that I have shared over here , I guess it is a good time to talk a bit about what has happened since the last time that I blogged on this topic. The same thing happens with your favorite social bookmarks.

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10 Types of Widgets for Your Blog or Website

Online Social Networking

Today, I list 10 types of website widgets that can enhance your site: Community Building - I use both Google Friend Connect and Facebook fan page widgets here on Online Social Networking. Subscription - I use RSS and NetworkedBlogs widgets, which are suitable for blogs, and I also use an email subscription widget that works with any website. How much do you know about website widgets?

Social Networking More Popular Than Email

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

for email. The far-reaching study also explored a number of other trends within the social networking space. As has been reported elsewhere, Facebook’s fastest growth demographic is older users – the social network tacked on 12.4 MySpace remains the most profitable social network, generating an estimated $1 billion in revenue versus $300 million for Facebook in 2008. Well, I think that's very possible as social networking sites today are growing like mushrooms.

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awareness & squikis - patrick's response to peak email

Engineers without Fears

Patrick Lambe does something very cool with the final section of the Peak Email presentation. Patrick has cleverly brought in social bookmarking and created the "squiki". If I ever present "Peak Email" then I will have to use Patrick's section. patrick lambe peak email squikiI felt it was a bit lacking as well - but couldn't put my finger on what it was. A few years ago Rojo touted itself as a "collaborative RSS system".

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


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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End Endless Email Threads With Backboard's Document Approval App

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The process of getting something approved – like a press release or a design spec – can be time consuming and hard to follow, as the process degenerates to endless email threads and attachments. For $10 to $50 a month, I’ll just deal with the email threads.

Email Photos to All of Your Social Networks with Pikchur

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

What you can do is upload an image directly through Pikchur or send one to your assigned Pikchur email address via MMS or email from your phone or computer. A caption can be manually added for direct and MMS uploads, and your subject line will be the caption for photos sent via email.

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Going Beyond Social Media

Online Social Networking

I would love to spend my entire workday blogging , social bookmarking and business networking. However, long ago I discovered that combining these activities with other outreach is both more efficient and more far reaching than relying on social media alone to build a web presence.

5 Web Strategies that Paid Off in 2011

Online Social Networking

Leveraging numerous online and offline sources, such as SEO , social networking sites , social bookmarking sites , email , print ads and word-of-mouth, to generate a flood of targeted traffic to the company’s web content. Best Practices Networking and Marketing Strategy Offline Online Integration Web Marketing Website Traffic content sharing email marketing Marketing Strategy online presence SEO Social Media Strategies websites

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innovation Creators " Email is critical to Enterprise 2.0 and Office 2.0

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

About Videos Whitepapers Email is critical to Enterprise 2.0 Email works. Anne Zelenka, (AKA Anne 2.0 ) has an interesting post entitled Email: The Good Enough Collaboration Tool. Email is a critical enterprise tool, and it isn’t likely to go away. So how is email likely to be a key to helping Enterprise 2.0 They are powerful communication tools, but they are not all that different from existing tools, such as the phone, email and instant messaging (IM).

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Implementing Enterprise 2.0 at Océ

Portals and KM

I spoke with Samuel and Peter Kruizinga about their social bookmarking experiences. Samuel’s responsibilities include both the information architecture for structured information in applications such as PLMS and SAP and the unstructured information in places such as email and knowledge management programs. Lessons Learned from Implementing Social Bookmarking at Océ.

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch

Diigo - or any other social bookmarker Diigo is very important to keep track off your online sources. An alternative to this bookmark tool is delicious. If you have your own Yammer network you can easily build an external network in which people with different email accounts can exchange. Ning is a social network, but it can also be a LMS (Learning Management System) such as Moodle. Ning is more focused on social interaction, works well and is affordable.

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Avoid Profile Potpourri

Collaborative Thinking

While initially identified as a social bookmark system for the enterprise (an "internal delicious"), the company has done a credible job of expanding the conversation beyond a tooling discussion. The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Putting the Social into Microsoft Outlook.

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Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All


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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In which ways do you use social media for your own learning?

Joitske Hulsebosch

I met Niel van Meeuwen some time ago when we talked about using social media in learning trajectories. Question Niel put on Twitter is: in which way do you use social media in your own learning or the learning of others? A tweet a day keeps the email away?

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Melb Syd: social media marketing workshop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

This is a hands-on computer based social media course that takes you step by step through how to set up, monitor and measure a social media marketing campaign. One of the Laurel’s popular classes for computer based social media marketing campaign. Workshop Description.

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My Enterprise 2.0 Toolkit Q1 2010

Evolving Web

But there is only one email tool ever created that comes even remotely close to the utility of Gmail - and that is Evolution. Always having your email available via your phone or other device and having it totally searchable is reason enough for me to consider Gmail unparalleled.

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Joitske Hulsebosch

So if we are floaded with information and conversations through social media how are we going to filter? But through social media you can be active in a few and still scan the other networks. Learn to scan quickly and bookmark things for later reading.

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Gevril Group Launches Ambitious Social Media and Web Marketing Initiative

Online Social Networking

Mastering social media one bite at a time the past few years was an effective strategy for me, as the needs of my small number of clients were modest enough. A one-bite-at-a-time social media marketing approach for Gevril would be way too laid-back and totally unrealistic.

Collaborating Externally with Your Customers: The Final Frontier of Enterprise 2.0


So that provoked that a whole bunch of interactions with customers were being buried, for good, in email or IM conversations that were rather difficult to track and too cumbersome to engage with at times. Thus both email and IM still remain *the* main collaboration tools suite as back then.

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

Green Chameleon

He talked to me about getting rid of much of his email. conference when he told about his email liberation. He said on his own blog that it was ironic for a good number of hours that his anti-email he published in the NYT was on the list of the Top 10 Most Popular e-mailed items.

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Why Bad Things Happen to Good Content

Online Social Networking

Your follow-through might include email , social bookmarking sites , Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , Ning and other social networking sites. Best Practices Blogging Social Media and Social Networking Sites Web Marketing Get More Web Site Traffic increase website traffic

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Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business


Yesterday evening, my time, I attended a rather interesting webcast with Sandy Carter , IBM’s Worldwide Sales Vice President, IBM Social Business, Collaboration, and Lotus Sales and Evangelism, along with Jeremiah Owyang , Industry Analyst at Altimeter Group , on the topic of Why Be Social?

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Open Business – From Document-Centric to People-Centric Collaboration


Lately, I have been thinking quite a bit around the topic of Social / Open Business Transformation. that been sent around through either traditional tools like *cough* email *cough* or Instant Messaging or, even worse, through social file sharing services. .

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Australia EVENTS: Free Social Media seminars

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

SOCIAL MEDIA SEMINARS OVERVIEW : April 22nd 9:30- 1pm Innovation in Cross Platform content. We basically showed TV and film using social media in a really really extended way, including games and full collaboration. Social Media is a lot more than just people chatting about a viral video. A survey of free to use tools and services including Mogulus, Twitter, Joomla, Ning, Blogger, Ustream, Drupal, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Virtual World Gatherings, Wordpress and many others.

The Sharepoint Sessions – Part One – Dispatches from the Front Lines

Green Chameleon

It is also securable, provides personalization, is email-enabled, and integrated with MS Office. Some clients use blogs, wikis and social bookmarking because they are baked in but these tools are not a starting point. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

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Collaborative Intelligence for companies - YoolinkPro

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Mixing up both social network and social bookmarking features, YoolinkPro allows users to select or share information with their colleagues in one click. They regularly get an email update that summarizes relevant news of their company and industry. Request a contact.

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Teachers & Web 3.0 – A Beginner´s Guide to Webs 1,2,3, x

e-Moderation Station

Email this to a friend? Email this via Gmail. the social web). Ditch your browser-based favourites/bookmarks, and start using social bookmarking tools such as Delicious or Diigo. Subscribe to the comments for this post?

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Fascinating Social Media and SEO Case Study

Online Social Networking

My strategies include search engine optimization , social bookmarking , business networking and email campaigns , as well. Initially, there was substantial traffic from social media, particularly StumbleUpon.

Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence


After having put together last couple of blog posts about some of my reflections from the year we are about to end around The Social Web and Technology in general, I guess it’s now a good time to share with the world the third one from the series. Even after the Social Web.

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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.

Rebooting the conference

e-Moderation Station

Email this to a friend? [or: An excellent range of short sessions was run by participants on topics from IWBs to social bookmarking. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Reader. or: What’s an Unconference?].

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Technology: how to read blogs?

Joitske Hulsebosch

If you don't visit it for a long period, the history of your browser may no longer remember the URL (=the weblink) * You can tag it with an online social bookmarking tool, like e.g. del.icio.us ( [link] ). A lot of blogs have a 'subcribe by email' function.

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Not waving but drowning

e-Moderation Station

Email this to a friend? Coping with social media, professional development and information overload. She bookmarks a few recommended sites from Twitter for later reading. She will add the really useful sites to her social bookmarking account (she uses Delicious).

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Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent


Over the last couple of days, two rather interesting, and noteworthy, articles over at Technology Review , written rather nicely by Erica Naone , have been making the rounds out there on Social Web around Enterprise 2.0 An employee reconceived the service, adding better social features.

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Three lessons of a year of trying to introduce web2.0 tools in a research institute

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

Wikis, Social bookmarking, RSS readers, etc. wikis, social bookmarking etc. Many researchers complained of email overload. Lastly, these tools are social media, so it is hard to start a journey on your own, but much better to do it in a group. The webtastings weblog has a blogpost written by Pete Shelton reflecting on the introduction of web2.0 tools for researchers at the International Food Policy Research Institute IFPRI.

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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.

Technology: RSS, tagging and back to work!

Joitske Hulsebosch

Beth Kanter calls for nonprofit tagvocates (she writes tagovates, but yeah, I think I can read her mind), to use tagging for social change, not just for personal information management. What's very clear is that it's really hard to explain/imagine/dream up for people who have not experienced social bookmarking and/or RSS at work.

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Organisation 2.0

Joitske Hulsebosch

tools with built in interfaces using social bookmarking site delicious , voting news site digg and photo sharing site flickr. At AARF, these include emails to group mailing lists, which are automatically posted to a bloglike page."

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