Ten Reasons Why "Enterprise RSS" Has Failed To Become Mainstream

Collaborative Thinking

There are a host of reasons why Enterprise RSS has not taken off yet (vs. The first concept to understand is that the key focus point for Enterprise RSS is not the reader - it's the feed syndication platform (the server back-end) that provides centralized administration, feed management and other services (e.g., Intranet web site owners have not made their sites "RSS friendly". IT organizations might not have rolled out any tools that focus on RSS. RSS XML_Syndicatio

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social Networking goes mainstream I was recently asked by a buddy to name off some social networking platforms that could be branded or changed as needed (that’s where that term ‘white label’ has come from). You decide if the network is private or public.&#

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Trending Sources

Social Networking More Popular Than Email

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

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.

Collaborative Thinking: XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter)

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere | Main | OLPC in NYC » February 04, 2008 XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter) Via Slashdot : Interesting article, follow the citation link for screen shots of the implementation. The example application that illustrate this article is a distributed Twitter-like microblogging platform.

Could This Be Your All-in-One Social Network?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Long time innovator Marc Canter has made a proposal for a system to let users integrate all their social networks from around the web into one central dashboard. Your incoming subscriptions (RSS, friends' new media published, perhaps some email). Your "social graph" aggregated.

Deconstructing the Business Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

ReadWriteWeb ReadWriteWeb ReadWriteTalk Enterprise Jobwire About Subscribe Contact Advertise RSS RWW Daily by Email RSS RWW Weekly Wrap-up Home Products Trends Best of RWW Archives Deconstructing the Business Social Network Written by Bernard Lunn / November 20, 2007 11:46 PM / 10 Comments « Prior Post Next Post » I am the wrong age for Facebook or MySpace. I am not looking for a social network. I think of RSS like SQL.

Carmun is Social Networking for Nerds

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

They could benefit some from easier integration with some sharing tools, that would better allow information to be imported and exported to other resources and networks, as Carmun aims to be more than a bookmarking site.

Social networking services for enterprise use

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Home About socialmedia.net Entries RSS | Comments RSS Subscribe in a reader Got social media news? 11) Widgets (1) Wikis (2) Category Cloud Blogs Bookmarking Browsers Data Portability Enterprise Europe Events Finland France Gadgets Ireland Japan Korea Mashups Microblogs News Reviews Search Semantic Web Social Media Social Networks Social News Social Software United Kingdom United States Video Views Web 2.0

Email Photos to All of Your Social Networks with Pikchur

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Given the lack of photo importing for redistribution purposes, Pikchur really caters to mobile users that would like a quick and easy way to send out photos while on the go, so its updating capabilities sent out to microblogging platforms is appealing in its simplicity for this purpose.

Dotster Connect: All-In-One Social Networking Solution

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The biggest differences between the two are the number of options presented for building out a social network, and the amount of customization available for the social networks. 4 business networking websites Says: June 19th, 2008 at 3:01 am [.] [.]

Enterprise 2.0 Report: Intranet Collaboration Features and Social Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social Software on Intranets A Report From the Front Lines of Enterprise Community, Collaboration, and Social Networking Projects 168 pages, PDF format Download Report (from eSellerate) $298 for a single report, $598 for the report and a site license to make copies within your organization and place on your own intranet. (No Case Studies Findings Its Not Just About Tools, But Tools Do Matter Gently Guiding Users, Integrating Social Features Content-is-King 2.0

NewsGator Enhances its Social Sites 2010 Platform for SharePoint

Portals and KM

NewsGator recently launched Social Sites 2010 2.0, the next version of their flagship enterprise social computing software. NewsGator has also announced a new video module for Social Sites that supports enterprise learning initiatives and multimedia sharing.

What Enterprise Social Networks Do Well: Produce Higher Quality Ideas " I'm Not Actually a Geek

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Where brokerage is social capital, there should be evidence of brokerage associated with good ideas, and vice versa. The sociogram below depicts a typical social network structure: There are essentially three nodes in this social network: A, B, C (+D).

Transforming collaboration with social tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Business is inherently social, which is why collaboration and communications that scale are so fundamental. The collaboration paradox: More social information helps the workforce find what they’re looking for.

Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

8apps.com - A mixture of social network and productivity applications. Eloops.com - Share files, calenders, projects, and then create RSS feeds to share your public ones. ProjectSpaces.com - Share and work on documents, notify team members via RSS and email. Family and Social Collaboration Cozi.com - Helps families organize and communicate in a web based method. Currently especially interested in the use and development of social media.

Its not the same thing – the 3 types of collaboration « Product Four

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I’ve written about this in several places too – “ Intel clear on ROI of Social Media&# and “ Is collaboration enough to connect-the-dots?&# ). And Network is aggregated individual behaviors, fed back to the individuals to provide value (think social bookmarking).

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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. Based on my research, these are my top 10 takeaways from the new Twitter-LinkedIn hookup: Microblogging has gone mainstream. Facebook has its own microblogging platform, and Twitter tweets can now show up on MySpace , LinkedIn and lots of other places on the web. of microblogging. and FriendFeed ) has been touted as the next big thing in social media.

More from Forrester on the Future of Enterprise 2.0 Technologies

Portals and KM

They focused on technologies considered most appropriate for employee collaboration and included 11 technologies: blogs, forums, mashups, microblogs, podcasts, prediction markets, RSS, social bookmarks, social networks, widgets, and wikis. Some were just starting on their journey (microblogs), others had reached their high point (podcasts and forums) but none were on their way down. They wrote, "Social networks provide context to content.

Collaboration – If it Were That Easy We Would all Do It – Well

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

about us | research resources | contact us | advertise here Newsletter Twitter RSS Feed Latest News Features Interviews Product Reviews Web CMS Enterprise CMS Document Management Web Engagement Digital Asset Management Web Publishing Enterprise 2.0

Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments


Talking about networked learning made me reflect on how much my own practice and thinking benefits from the networks and communities I am part of, and the excellent friendships that have come about as a consequence over the years. I wanted to model the benefits of networked learning and use the platform I was given to share ideas, resources and research. Digital spaces are social, economic, political and cultural spaces. social awareness” (2010).

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Forrester on Enterprise 2.0 for KM Professionals

Portals and KM

Forrester recently sent me a review copy of their 30 page report - Forrester TechRadar™ For I&KM Pros: Enterprise Web 2.0 - Wikis And Social Networks Are Ready To Deliver High Value To Your Enterprise, Q4 2008 by Gil Yehuda with Kyle McNabb, G. transform it…Experiment with social networking tools. deployments clearly connect content to the employees associated with that content… wait for microblogging to mature before jumping on the latest craze.

NewsGator Ramps Up Activity Streams and Analytics and Becomes Gets More Mobile and

Portals and KM

I have written about NewsGator before (see NewsGator Offers Social Sites ™: A Comprehensive Enterprise Social Networking Suite ). for some time as they were my first RSS reader in early 2004 (see Finally, I’m Scanning the Web through NewsGator).

Collaborative Thinking: OLPC in NYC

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter) | Main | Are Old-Tech Companies In Search Of A Fountain of Youth?

Me.com Launches A Ning Competitor

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

me.com has been around for a couple of years now, but they’ve only just launched a free service for the creation of your own networks. Their connected community model lets networks the access to the larger me.com network for building their own traffic base.

Collaborative Thinking: Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « The Value Of Being A "Generalist" | Main | XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter) » February 04, 2008 Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere More and more, execs at tech events need to single out bloggers as a distinct audience in addition to traditional press, media and IT analysts. Topics include social software, Lotus Connections, Bluehouse, etc.

Rex's Thought Spot: Beyond Serendipity for Enterprise 2.0

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

actually inhibits the potential of social computing technologies to drive greater value. is defined as " the use of emergent social software platforms within companies, or between companies and their partners or customers. a shift from emergence to social engineering.

No “real work” in ESN? « bbr [backed by research]

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

In response to our Yammer study at Deloitte , I have been asked why there is so little “real work” being done on Yammer in that case, even though it is such a mature network? Posted in Enterprise 2.0 , Microblogging | Tags: e20 , enterprise 2.0 , Yammer. Microblogging.

CPsquare’s Connected Futures Workshop

Nancy White

We are using Howard Rheingold’s Social Media Classroom as our home base this round (we vary each time to add to our own learning!) Have productive and lasting social connections with other participants, community leaders and community conveners.

Social vs work – where does the tension come from? « bbr [backed by research]

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social vs work – where does the tension come from? In the space of enterprise social networking (ESN) we hear a lot about the tension between “doing work” and “being social”, or that “social does not have a place in business” Now, where does this tension come from? Hence, the adoption of ESNs deliberatly draws on and invokes the social behaviours that people have learned in the private context. Microblogging.

Dion Hinchcliffe Enterprise 2.0 Conference Workshop – Part Two

Portals and KM

You need to provide metadata so you can make sense of it and RSS feeds to reach user. platforms; wikis, blogs, microblogging, mashups, online communities, social bookmarking, social networking and them went over the vendor space with examples of each category. It can also be adapted to implement many of the social emergent tools but usually requires some work. Dion went on to discuss the need to aggregate social data and not have silos.

Ross Mayfield's Weblog: Expertise Location and Social Sofware

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Square | Main October 26, 2009 Expertise Location and Social Sofware Todays Wall Street Journal has an article on How to Find In-house Experts in a Big Company by researchers Izak Benbasat , Dorit Nevo and Yair Wand. Iceberg Adrian Chan on The Social C.R.M

Swarming to write narratives in hybrid ecosystem

Taming the spaces

blogs, microblogs, wikis, social repositories and -networks). social software tools) and language (eg. Some social software environments (eg. New technology, such as microblogging (eg. The artefacts can be locatively geotagged in microblogging systems (eg.

Notes on "Apply Strategy and Governance to Social Computing Initiatives" (NewsGator)

Michael Sampson - Currents

NewsGator hosted a webinar this morning on strategy and governance for social computing initiatives. Although the call was about "social computing", Stacy started talking about intranet and portal governance. 1) A clear connection between intranet/portal/social technology and the business strategy and goals. "we reducing duplication of effort around social computing initiatives. (3) Greg interjected and gave a demo of NewsGator Social Sites.]. Microblogging.

Setting up an internal Facebook might just solve your company’s communications and engagement problems | Sharing at Work

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

About Contact Sharing at Work Subscribe by RSS Subscribe by email Setting up an internal Facebook might just solve your company’s communications and engagement problems By Daniel J. You won’t be surprised to hear that I think enterprise social networking can cure most of the problems we discussed in the meeting. I’ve referred a few of my fellow social networking enthusiasts to the inclusion breakfast series, and I sincerely hope we can make a difference.


John Tropea - Delicious Community

An RSS feed options is available for easy following of each CollabAndRate box. is One Self-Regulated Bugger (De-bugger, that is) Starbucks’ Bright Idea: Launch a Social Network. social network idea services are Bank of Ideas, Acorn, IdeaWicket…IBM have ThinkPlace.


John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

PikSpot really incorporates several tools that are featured on other social networking sites. The best aspect of the PikSpot widget though, is its community aspects, which could usher in a new way to experience social networking.

Three Big Benefits of Social Software | Blogs | ITBusinessEdge.com

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

ITBusinessEdge Newsletters Welcome, Guest Log In | Register Home Topics Resource Centers Blogs News Knowledge Network White Papers Premium Tools Events Blogs : Ann All Business of Tech Alignment, staffing and culture are often more critical than software and apps About this Blogger RSS | Next > Subscribe Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox. Reply Aug 31, 2010 9:06 AM Enterprise Social Software says: Excellent points.

You Are Your Organization’s Chief Collaboration Officer | Together, We Can!

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Many organizations are starting the process of rationalizing numerous, small collaboration projects supported by enterprise social software. Those social pilots not only need to be reconciled with each other, but with legacy collaboration efforts as well. Together, We Can!

You Are Your Organization’s Chief Collaboration Officer | Together, We Can!

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Many organizations are starting the process of rationalizing numerous, small collaboration projects supported by enterprise social software. Those social pilots not only need to be reconciled with each other, but with legacy collaboration efforts as well. Together, We Can!

News Updates (February 10, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

of its content management system, and included new social collaboration capabilities, among others. Social Collaboration adds new support for Social Calendaring. Social Calendaring now includes automatic RSS feeds and iCal event subscription to enable easy out-of-the-box synchronization with personal and corporate calendars. Google announced Buzz, an upgrade to Gmail with new social features. Day CQ 5.3. Day Software released version 5.3