More Consolidation in the White Label Social Networking Space: Mzinga Acquires Prospero

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Mzinga has also raised an impressive $32.5M reply Benjamin Parr - March 3rd, 2008 at 7:18 am PST If Delphiforums.com is a prime example of the worth and value of Prospero, then I don’t want to even think about how the hell Mzinga is going to leverage it. Perhaps Mzinga will be able to improve Prospero.

Online Community Platform & Vendor Research

Online Community Strategy

Tags: Community 101 Community Management community drupal hivelive jive leverage lithium liveworld mzinga online platform satisafaction social media vendor webcrossing

9/30 - Webcast: Best Practices for Moderating Your Online Community

Online Community Report

Please join me and Mike Pascucci of Mzinga for a webcast about best practices in community moderation. A Webcast Co-sponsored by Mzinga and Forum One Networks. Join online community expert, Bill Johnston of Forum One, and Mzinga moderation guru Mike Pascucci for in-depth examination and discussion on all aspects of community moderation, including key best practices. Best Practices for Moderating Your Online Community. Date & Time: September 30th at 2 pm ET.

Social Software Market Keeps Growing

Portals and KM

Rounding out the top 10 were Mzinga, Lithium, Yammer, NewsGator, and VMware. A number of large and small companies are making big bets on social business through acquisitions like Microsft’s purchase of Yammer and IBM’s extensive acquisition strategy (see IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce ). Many firms are also investing in product enhancements and product integrations.

Cisco, The Social Experience Company?

Collaborative Thinking

From a technology perspective, there are lots of options in this space (in alpha order: Awareness, Communispace, HiveLive, Leverage, Lithium, Mzinga, Sparta and many more). Just having the technology is merely "ante into the game". Building out the surrounding professional consulting services (e.g.,

Online Community Unconference East - 2009

Online Community Strategy

We had an amazing group in 2008, including: AOL, MTV, Consumers Union (consumer reports), Cyworld, Business Week, Socialtext, IBM, Mzinga, Spinvox, Twing.com, Salon.com, Harvard Business, MediaBistro, KickApps, HP, TV Guide and Zagat.com.

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Community and Social Network Vendor Blogs

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Mzinga. I find it interesting that some of the smaller vendors playing in the community and social networking market are missing public-facing blogs. I was updating my feed subscriptions this and remain surprised that certain vendors still don???t t seem to have implemented what I consider a basic stake in the game. If any of these vendors has a blog that I???ve ve missed, please let me know and I???ll ll correct my list below. Otherwise, my advice is ???ante ante up??????

Online Community Unconference East 2009

Online Community Report

We had an amazing group in 2008, including: AOL, MTV, Consumers Union (consumer reports), Cyworld, Business Week, Socialtext, IBM, Mzinga, Spinvox, Twing.com, Salon.com, Harvard Business, MediaBistro, KickApps, HP, TV Guide and Zagat.com.

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Marketing & Online Communities 2008: Final Lineup

Online Community Report

Mike Passcucci - Mzinga. We are just over a week away from the Marketing & Online Communities conference, which will be held November 5th at the Tribeca Grand in New York City.

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More White-Label Options For Social Network Sites

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

In any case, end-of-rant, on the flip-side, the space for white-label solutions is getting crowded so if you do jump-in, make sure you have a contingency plan - at some point, the dance floor will begin to empty: At our TechCrunch Boston MeetUp , a company is launching called Mzinga that brings white-label social networks to consumer research. Mzinga lets corporations create social networks for their most ardent customers or alumni and retirees.

Online Community Summit 2008 - A Report Back

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Aaron Strout and Jim Storer of Mzinga did several key interviews. The seventh annual Online Community Summit was held October 9-10 in Sonoma, CA, at Ramekins culinary school.

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The Social Organization: Assessing Organizational Readiness for Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Here at Mzinga, we have a couple of different assessment frameworks. For more information about what it means to be WE, see: [link] Feel free to use the graphic above but please credit Mzinga! The Social Organization About Rachel Social Media Metrics Social Media Examples Enterprise 2.0

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Mzinga (Acquired Prospero, March 2008) “We enable organizations to easily, quickly, and cost-effectively develop branded, integrated communities and social networks comprised of message boards, blogs, ratings, and chats and to manage them using a single, intuitive platform.&#

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The Fallacy of Community | Ask Spike

John Tropea - Delicious Community

It is the lone surviver of an era where Compuserve, Genie, AOL and Delphi competed, and while its present owner Mzinga has totally missed its potential as the sole profitable niche community online, it manages to survive with very loyal members. I've got all my flags unfurled Who is this guy? Spike Speaks Make Contact April 13 The Fallacy of Community By: Spike Jones Won't you be my, well, you know. Let’s talk about community for a moment, shall we?

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Online Community Expert Interview: Aaron Strout, Powered

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Prior to joining Powered, Aaron was the Vice President of Social Media at Mzinga, and focused on tapping into the power of social media for business. This month's Expert Interview is with Aaron Strout, VP of Marketing in Austin, Texas. Aaron has recently joined Austin, TX based, Powered as the VP of marketing. As the head of marketing at Powered, Aaron focuses not only on day to day marketing activities but also provides a social voice for the company.

Community 2.0: Supply chain management gets new social network

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skip to main | skip to sidebar Wednesday, February 11, 2009 Supply chain management gets new social network Inovis Social Network is a new online community specifically for those in supply chain management.

Community Managers and Quarterbacks " Musings by Tom Humbarger

John Tropea - Delicious Community

I was in constant contact (near daily) with Isaac Hazard, Maureen Condon and others from the Mzinga team who provided the platform for Catalyze.

The Social Organization: Lead from the Back

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Were lucky to have your leadership present everyday at Mzinga. The Social Organization About Rachel Social Media Metrics Social Media Examples Enterprise 2.0

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Ten leading platforms for creating online communities | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

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Mzinga - A solution designed for industry verticals such as HR and marketing, Mzinga is seeing strong uptake. On BNET: 6 ways to boost a netbook's power BNET Business Network: BNET TechRepublic ZDNet ZDNet all ZDNet in Blogs in News in Downloads in Reviews in Whitepapers in Dictionary Go! Members Log In Newsletters Site Assistance RSS Feeds Home News & Blogs Videos White Papers Downloads Reviews Popular Enterprise Web 2.0 Dion Hinchcliffe Get Enterprise Web 2.0

The Social Organization: Do Enterprises Have the Patience to Develop Communities?

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« The New Era of Management by Committee | Main | Leaving IDC.Joining Mzinga » June 25, 2008 Do Enterprises Have the Patience to Develop Communities? The Social Organization About Rachel Social Media Metrics Social Media Examples Enterprise 2.0

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