3 Ways Google Search is impacted by #SocialMedia & #GooglePlus

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Should your business bother with social media, Google Plus and SEO/SMO? Does Google Plus make a difference to Google Search? If your customers find you by searching on Google, you might want to consider these three points: Where are the Plumbers WITHOUT a Google Plus Page?

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Monetization: Facebook Revenue and Business Model

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

and the self-service ads (Facebooks answer to Google’s Adsense, or Adwords or whatever it’s called) are surprisingly high, no? I venture to guess that MySpace Google ad dea l is included in their $2.17

Quiznos and the Old Business Model

Alchemy of Change

The reason I’m sharing this is that one of the contributing factors behind their fall was their business model, and the exploitive relationship that the company had with its franchise owners. Quiznos — unlike some other fast-food retailers … Continue reading » Google+ Posts Network Strategies franchise networks QuiznosHere’s an interesting NPR story on Quiznos being taken over by private equity firm to avoid bankruptcy.

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Google Plus – Who Owns the Filter Bubble?


For a good couple of years I have been a huge fan, and big advocate, of what I think is one of the most empowering and refreshing social networking tools out there: Google Plus. Does that mean I will be ditching Google Plus for good?

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Google Plus – One50, Two50 and TheRest


However, in the last couple of days, I have been playing, experimenting and learning quite a bit more about Google Plus itself and how it will be redefining the way I interact on the Social Web. Circles, on its own, makes it totally worth it working with Google Plus.

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Comparing Google Web Search and the Darwin Awareness Engine™

Portals and KM

Google has been the dominant web search engine for years now for good reason. I am certainly not attempting to equate these innovations but I want to attempt to better explain what the Darwin Awareness Engine does by comparing it to the well-known Google Web Search.

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Google Joins with Intel and Sony to Go After TV

Portals and KM

I have written on how Apple might impact the television business model. Google is also getting into the act. Amy Vernon writes how Google's Open-Source TV: Coming soon to a set near you. Google represents one of the latest Web firms to get into the TV action. Amy writes: “if anyone is down for the democratization of Internet-based TV viewing, it's Google. Now Google is partnering with Intel and Sony for technology and content.

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Augmented Reality and Social Media Marketing

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

16 Top Augmented Reality Business Models. Click, then click ALL SIZES for full view: Augmented Reality Business Models by Gary Hayes. Ok not strictly augmented reality but it DOES remind me of Cory Doctorow’s Scroogled – the day Google turned Evil.

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Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

Google uses their links to a particular website or blog as the “collective intelligence of the web&# and a sign that whatever is in those pages is important.

Social Enterprise and the Renaissance of Local News

Alchemy of Change

Given this, we have to at least open ourselves to the possibility that the new, unbundled business model for local news may well be a social enterprise. Hal Varian, Google’s Chief Economist. So many organizations are opting for new, more flexible, hybrid models.

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qualities of different social experience models

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Friday August 01, 2008 Qualities of different social experience models (why there is no single idea behind "Community") I read Jonathan Trenns recent posts on the fallacy of community (and more on it ) which seems to argue the concept of community but combine a number of different elements together: culture (mostly), governance, and structure. I have other models for governance (but not yet for culture). After all more models may upset this in the future.

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Learning in and around a “known community”

Learning Alliances

One of the online collaboration practices that I hold dear is using a Google Doc or etherpad for writing real-time meeting notes. After the meeting, people who couldn’t make it to the meeting left comments and responded to each other in the Google Doc. business models Communities of practice Consulting technology_stewardship

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Monetizing: Virtual Goods venture capital 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The platform is based on an innovative engagement-marketing model in which users earn points or virtual currencies by participating in unique advertising offers that are specially engineered for targeting, relevancy and maximum conversions. business models virtual goods

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Collaboration Loop - Exploring Google Docs and Spreadsheets

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration 2 Comments Feb 20th, 2009 | Janetti Chon (Google) Collaboration Can Be Beautiful. Culture Google IBM Knowledge Management M&A Mashups Micro-blogging Microsoft Miscellaneous Mobility Movers and Shakers Office 2.0

HR Magazine - Exclusive: Google research heralds arrival of the human systems director

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Exclusive: Google research heralds arrival of the human systems director. But research unveiled yesterday by Google heralds a new player in HR: the human systems director. By 2020 the workplace will be transformed by the sharing and development of ideas, according to a study of 3,500 employees, 100 HR managers and 100 IT managers across the UK, France, Germany, the US and Japan, conducted by the Future Foundation on behalf of Google. "It Features. HR TV. Blogs. About.

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From workplace courses to global conversations | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We had a good time co-writing using Google docs, a little skyping and slowly iterating back and forth.

How Facebook Pages Will Help Facebook Dominate the Internet

Online Social Networking

In my opinion: Facebook pages are part of a grand plan to dominate the Internet to a far greater extent than Google does today. Facebook’s Exquisite Revenue Model. Google doesn’t earn any revenue from the ads.

CoP Series #3: Community – without people? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Anthropologist Jean Lave and I coined the term while studying apprenticeship as a learning model. However, you might see if Google translate helps.

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Offline Access for Gmail, Calendar, and Docs

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google announced the release of new offline capabilities for Gmail, Google Calendar, and Google Docs : " Gmail offline will be available today, and offline for Google Calendar and Google Docs will be rolling out over the next week, starting today. This will be generally helpful for offline use (see Pillar 2 of the 7 Pillars model ), and especially helpful when highly undesirable events take place.

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Marie Claire Australia – Socialite social media spats

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Marie Claire this month has an article on an online brawl between a model/socialite, a snarky blogger and Google. Liskula Cohen inhaled sharply, glanced at her keyboard and punched her name into Google.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

September 17, 2007 Could You Be a Model Natural Entrepreneur? Some of these working models will be better, responsible, sustainable ways to live : Models of radical simplicity, love and generosity, let-self-change, self-sufficiency and intentional community. My book on Natural Enterprise tries to provide a roadmap for experimentation with new models for making a living. As models go, theyre the bestwe have. Could you be a model natural entrepreneur?

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Clustered Networks Spread Behavior Change Faster | Wired Science | Wired.com

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Barrios also said many researchers have made mathematical models to understand the spread of behavior, but that the models have have little application in predicting what will actually happen in the real world. Wired Home Subscribe Sections Cars 2.0

Of Course You Want Opt-In As The Default, Of Course You Want Everything Public, Said The Nice Social Networking Site Operator. Trust Us.

Collaborative Thinking

Google seems to have quite deceptively hidden some information that Buzz is an automatic opt-in regarding "following". As I've said before - social networking providers, especially in the consumer space (Facebook, LinkedIn, and now Google), are in a dilemma. They need people to be open in order to create the type of network effects that support their agendas and business models. WARNING: Google Buzz Has A Huge Privacy Flaw. WARNING: Google Buzz Has A Huge Privacy Flaw.

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Working as knowmads: How to stimulate knowmadic working in organisations?

Joitske Hulsebosch

The above model from our book Learning in Times of Tweets, Apps and Like was provided as thought provoker. In this model we describe four types of professionals. This group can also develop further.You may use the Seek-Sense-Share model to work on sharpening individual practices.

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Digital badges and the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

Stephen shares the draft writing of his weekly summaries in a Google Doc , which is a great example of open practice and the summaries are so very helpful This week he wrote: The traditional educational model is based on tests and assignments, grades, degrees and professional certifications.

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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Twitter and Google, Twitter and Facebook Once you start to see Twitter as an information network rather than a social network , its competitive edges start to look a lot closer to Google than to Facebook. The long-term challenges to Google are no less real.

Sharing our inspiration from the Learning Technologies conference with links to all our liveblogs

Joitske Hulsebosch

70-20-10 is the model for learning in the workplace by Charles Jennings. When we have a question, we start googling or asking our network. Think about digital watches or Google Glass.

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Visions of Business Ecosystems

Partnering Resources

Modeled after the systems that make Silicon Valley, Boston, Austin, and New York work, this map shows the basics: Ways to engage ( at the bottom of the map) – Venues for new participants, entrepreneurs, investors, hackers, and others to come together and innovate. Incredible complexity.

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Who to Focus On

Alchemy of Change

The other day, Seb Paquet shared the below diagram on Google+: It’s a great graphic that speaks for itself. So, I sketched this diagram and threw it on my Google+ page : (Yeah, the people who did the original have better handwriting than I do).

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Start a Content Business

Ken Carroll

But as we proceed, don’t get distracted from the three act model. And although there are endless variations in how you could put the three acts together, the model remains. Seth has constructed a unique business model that captures the value of his content and his particular approach.

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At last we have a shared framework for deep thinking about digital engagement

Social Reporter

It’s a model of how other cells could be filled out from the policy-makers perspective. Civil servants can meet face to face, some can blog and maybe tweet, but many sites are blocked to their desktops and using anything as simple as Google docs or Quip.com seems extremely difficult.

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What are Business Ecosystems?

Partnering Resources

Business Ecosystem Model developed by Dr. James F. If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+. Moore. I recently wrote about business ecosystems, adaptability, and change leadership.

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Will TV Web Convergence Lean Toward TV or the Web?

Portals and KM

I have been writing a bit about the convergence of TV and the Web (for example, see Will Google Succeed with TV Where Apple and Microsoft Have Fallen Short? ).   According to New TeeVee , while Google is planning to have its integrated TV and web offering available on Sony TVs and Blu-ray players, as well as Logitech set-top boxes, in stores by the holidays. However, TeeVee notes that TIVO ’ s current search model is not robust enough for the broader global web.

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Gmail Motion - The Biggest Email Innovation Since RFC822

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google announced a new innovation for its Gmail service - Gmail Motion to enable the inclusion of body language in email messages: " The mouse and keyboard were invented before the Internet even existed. I would like to see Google do more to address this.

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oneDrum Releases Peer-to-Peer Collaboration Application for Microsoft Office #collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

The application brings Google Docs functionality and more to Microsoft Office documents, with edits appearing in real time when working online, while offline edits synchronize effortlessly when connectivity is re-established.

2011 159

Social Physics: Oxymoron or Big 'Social' Data Tipping Point?

Governance in a Networked World

Carr states about Pentland “what he fails to see is that those norms and influences are themselves shaped by history, politics, and economics, not to mention power and prejudice” in referring to Pentland’s claims that social norms, behaviours and influences can be accurately modelled mathematically.

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Trust Falls at Work… Seriously? Trust in the Workplace

Partnering Resources

Saj-nicole Joni shares a pragmatic model for trust in the workplace in The Geography of Trust. If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+. “I Trust You” video by RossCreations. I talk with a lot of people about networks.

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OpenSocial In The Enterprise

Collaborative Thinking

I'm happy to see a session on the topic for the San Francisco event on Wednesday morning hosted by Chris Schalk, Developer Advocate at Google. And to be fair - developers from the consumer side of the market, need to embrace the need for robust permission models, audit, and other capabilities that are critically important to many organizations - especially if they are in regulated industries. But the symmetric friend model makes less sense within the enterprise.

Orchestrating Accidental Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

During a discussion with the CTO at a government agency earlier this week, he mentioned how powerful he found the distinction, and that it was being used as a key mental model in their work: " Collaboration comes in two flavors: Accidental and Intentional. Any time we perform a Google search or read an old answer on a discussion forum, we are accidentally collaborating with the original people who created that item. ".

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Lessons from the Octopus: Business Ecosystems, Adaptability, and Change Leadership

Partnering Resources

By contrast, we waste endless resources on strategic planning, predictive models, and optimization, with few successes to show for it. If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+.

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The Real-Time Web: A Short Reading List

Online Community Strategy

carries an implicit model of federation. Other recommended reading: Google vs. The Real-Time Web. A recent series of articles from ReadWriteWeb has spawned discussion here at Forum One of what impact the “real-time web&# will have on online communities. Those conversations continue, but I wanted to share our short list of selected readings on the topic from the last 12 months.

Specialized Search is a Next Big Move for Search

Portals and KM

As reported by Venture beat , Google is planning to launch a music search service with music sites Lala and MySpace-owned iLike, according to multiple reports. Of course, Google offers other specialized search services such as blogs. everything a music fan may need when searching online for a favorite artist, while TechCrunch says the pages will be modeled on Google results for public company searches. The Google page rank approach has been around for some time.

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News Updates (February 11, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

MessagePhone, which is available in two models, is distributed by Brightstar, a multi-billion dollar global innovator in demand generation distribution and integrated supply chain solutions in the converging wireless and IT industries. Google Buzz Tour. Network World has an 18-slide visual tour of the new Google Buzz. Google's introduction of Google Buzz came on short notice, but it's no small announcement. Google Buzz: But Why? re Google Buzz.

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