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Paywall for and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The usual suspects were there – bloggers and twitterers I see around from time to time – and a handful of new faces. Fairfax?

Social Media Call To Action: Bullied on a Bus

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Not For Profit Online Communities peer2peer social media social networks bullying call to action Facebook IndieGoGo karen huff youtubelink].

2012 74

The Human Behind Humans of New York

Leading Virtually

A little over a month ago, I had the opportunity to attend a talk at Cornell University by Brandon Stanton, the author of Humans of New York (HONY). A very eloquent speaker, Mr. Stanton kept his audience engaged with his stories of how he has interviewed thousands of people not only in New York City but across the world.

New York Times Starts Wine and Film Clubs

Portals and KM

I have been covering the plight of traditional media for some time on this blog. This even applies to traditional old guard papers as both The New York Times and The Wall Street  Journal have started wine businesses. Here is the  New York Times Wine Club site.       

Occupy Wall Street – The Revolution is Twittervised

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Why Governments Fear Social Media – the Demise of Representational Democracy. Why Traditional Media Ignores or Reviles Social Media.

2011 133

Older Web Users are Catching up with Youth on Social Media Participation

Portals and KM

As reported in the New York Times , a new Pew Research study finds that some of the greatest gains in social media use are occurring in older generations. Many former bloggers are now are doing blog-like things in other online spaces as they post updates on Facebook and Twitter, among other new channels. Blog on. 

2011 40

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Is Blogging Dead?


Is blogging dead for you folks as well? Have you moved all of your conversations to social networking sites? Blogging is not dead! Get used to it.

2011 62

7 Tips to Winning the Social Media Marathon

Online Social Networking

Building a social media presence is much more a marathon than a sprint. The social media marathon requires commitment, persistence and lots of patience, the type of mental endurance needed to complete a 26.2 When I wrote Social Media One Bite at a Time back in March, I emphasized the importance of motivation and focus. Online Community Revenue

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It will outlive me and everyone working there.&# ( Rob Kalin, CEO Etsy on Bloomberg ) The New York company tallied $273.2 127 countries.

Crowdsourced Funding: How to ask for $75K but get $1.5million

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Casey Hopkins asked people to fund his new project to make a better dock for the iPhone. This is not media business as usual. Media.

2012 126

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Ep.004 from Laurel Papworth on Vimeo. Social Media Monetization: Craigslist hits $100m (2).

Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

You can follow the story on The Guardian , on The New York Times and on Salman err Ahmed Rushdie’s Facebook Page. Theme. Speakers.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Media & Pharmaceuticals

Collaborative Thinking

The New York pharmaceuticals maker will announce a partnership today with Sermo Inc., a social-networking site for licensed physicians.

Blog Journalism: The World As Editor

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

And mainstream media is for the most part going out of it’s way to withhold that respect, the Payload. Newspapers invented scoops.

Social Media Helping Real Estate Agents Defy Commoditization

Online Social Networking

I attended REMarTech in New York City this past week. How Social Media Helps Real Estate Agents. What is Commoditization?

Future of Newspapers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: charlie rose , future of newspapers , Mort Zuckerman , Robert Thomson , The New York Daily News , time , Wall Street Journal , Walter Isaacson. Charlie has this fascinating video. I’m off to do a presentation this afternoon. So sit there, be good and enjoy it. I’ll be back later.

Facebook: Iceland Constitution and Gov 2.0

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Iceland have turned to social media to ask the population to crowdsource writing Iceland’s new constitution. And so on. In English.

Is MySpace Good for Society? A Freakonomics Quorum - Freakonomics - Opinion - New York Times Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Our original motivation was to better understand why individuals would voluntarily use a site that, based on media reports, offered them only a way to disclose information they shouldn’t disclose, collect hundreds of “friends” they didn’t know, and waste time better spent studying. Our news media loves to focus on these. Talk is cheap.

TV Industry Taps Social Media for Oscars and other Events

Portals and KM

Continuing its coverage of social media and TV, Brian Stelter reported in the New York Times on how TV Industry Taps Social Media, in this case for the Oscars.  Oscar winners will be seen accepting an award on the TV set, then seen celebrating backstage on the Web. The Times reported more data to support this trend.

25 Common Social Media and Web Marketing Mistakes

Online Social Networking

Shama Hyder Kabani’s The Zen of Social Media Marketing provides an excellent overview of the planning process. How about yours? Why not?

Collaborative Thinking: Social Networking: For Better Or Worse?

Collaborative Thinking

Worth reading: Is MySpace Good for Society? So what’s the net effect of social networking? Here are their replies. Is MySpace Good for Society?

Wrap Up of 2nd Annual Community Manager Day: Voices Around the World #CMAD « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing [.] details Kindly leave a comment below and I’ll aggregate into this post.

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Find Twitter followers by location 2011

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Doesn’t work if they say “new york, london, sydney&# or “on a yacht&#. Twitter followers by location – Bio.

2011 55

How BusinessWeek makes sausage, I mean, webcasts

Endless Knots

During make-up, people started pouring in – from BusinessWeek, Cisco, the multi-media vendor, and the janitorial service at NASDAQ (they were only there very briefly). Tags: New York Me Networks and Networking Collaboration Web 2.0 FYI, the show is being archived along with the slides. First the prep. Karen did the same.

Your online social workspace | Your collaboration software | FMYI

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Read what the New York Times and others think about the FMYI ». a new day. Watch “A New Day” ». Media buzz.

2012 43

What’s New on the Anthill: Reflections from our Third Annual All Ants Meeting

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Today, we welcome two new Ants, congratulate another and expand our search for new practitioners with the passion to join our adventure.

Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Time to create something new. See how many social media people jump up and do it too. AIMIA – Please Get Social (Media) (18).

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Climate Change, Poverty and The Great Horse Poo Debate of 1898

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In New York in 1900, the population of 100,000 horses produced 2.5 blogs social media cars climate change horse poo manuredoodoos.

2013 21

Preparing for a whole lot of Kaizen

Evolving Web

Focused Social Media ManagementThe last few weeks have been busy. We’ve launched Kaizen Camp which is bustling with activity.

My Favorite Tweets for April 15 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

RT @ socialmedia2day : Top 10 Reasons Twitter is On Top of Social Media Food Chain [link]. RT @ outstart : by @ robpatrob Measuring Influence and so Attention – New York Times [link]. RT @ rossdawson : RT @ ariegoldshlager : WSJ: Best Practices for Engaging with Customers Thru Social Media: [link]. link].  

2011 43

The Joy of Getting Disconnected

Portals and KM

There have been so many surveys about the addictive power of social media and the need to stay in touch with email. With email it is even worse, The New York Times addressed this issue recently with, The Workplace Benefits of Being Out of Touch. Then I went to New Orleans for three weeks because of the same benefit.

2012 31

Diversity is hard

Jenny Connected

London and New York, Routledge. Source of image. In doing this we reduce diversity. Downes writes. ‘ But what is diversity? 2016). 1998).

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Academy Awards: Oscars Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

When I speak and write on the COI of Social Media – the Cost of Inaction – one cost is cultural relevancy. Televising the Oscars.

Social Media before the Web

Portals and KM

I recently came across an interesting article, Social Media Before the Internet: Tales of Victorians, Comic Book Fans, Phone Phreaks and CBers. The bride was in Boston and the groom was in New York. It notes that “long before the rise of Facebook, Twitter and MySpace, people found innovative ways to use technology to interact.”

Announcing the Online Community Unconference 2013 – We’re Back!

Online Community Strategy

File under: blog posts I never thought I would be writing – but excited that I am. This is about real professionals having real conversations.

2013 18

New Facebook Groups for Better or Worse

Online Social Networking

There are the old Facebook groups , and there are also the new Facebook groups that will very soon supersede the old. My New Facebook Groups.

Social Media Revenue: Huffington Post TechCrunch Valuations

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Yes, Virginia, social media and blogs CAN make money. Will 2010 see the further rise of social media proprietors? Location: New York, NY.

Reputation Annihilation in Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

e.g. New York Times quoting Digg or a top blogger. Technorati Tags: AIG , company karma , Online Communities , social media , social networks , vizedu. Tags: social media Online Communities social networks vizedu AIG company karma anti advertising anti-PR blogs Anti Marketing anti-branding I want me some of that. Fed up.

June 30: Mashable Social Media Day #SMDay Sydney

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Join Mashable in celebrating Social Media Day. Wednesday June 30th is global social media day. Social media has changed our lives.

Online Community Unconference East - 2009

Online Community Strategy

Our first event of 2009, the Online Community Unconference East is going to be held on February 11 in New York City. Virtual Goods 101.