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Etsy.com: Online Community Revenue

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Etsy is a funky boutique of an online community, an independent online marketplace for handmade products and vintage goods where hand made jewellry, with tailor made skirts and vintage jackets live side by side with chocolates and photography.

8 ways to deal with negative comments in online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How do you respond to a negative comment in an online community, on Facebook? Ignore the negative social media commenter. Unless they go off and create an anti-community such as Dell Hell, alert the Press and continue to pursue their point of view.

Mary Poppins Online Community – Social Media Manager Leah Howard

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I loved interviewing Leah Howard who plays Mrs Corry in Mary Poppins and is Disney’s online community manager slash social media manager for the show.

Ripple: Social Network Influencers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Ripple Social Marketing. The main thing for me was to chat with Affiliate marketers about how social networks pass information around. You don’t need a big social network yourself. You only get out of your social network what you put in.

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

As tomorrow is an historic day – The Australian and other news.com sites move behind the paywall – what WILL we pay for, what SHOULD we pay for and what OTHER revenues streams are being missed by News.com refusal to build online communities around their content?

Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

One of the great mysteries of life is why Anon was such a genius in print and such an idiot online. And let’s not forget to look at the fact Facebook and Google make money from your online Identity. Women online – a lot.

Online Community Activism with GetUp and Prosper

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

has initiated a social media campaign to encourage house buyers to abstain from bidding at auctions due to bloated house prices in Australia. It’s up on GetUp the activism social network. Don’t Buy Now! Prosper.org.au

Sony online communities hacked

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Playstation and other online communities have been hacked. If you are the community host YOU are responsible for protecting members online. Also, the consumer now has the same tools that big companies have – these guys are shutting down Sony, using community tools, as a response to the corporates shutting them down using corporate tools. Online Communities social media social networks hacker online community playstation sony

Purpose Will Power Future Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

What if there was a way to create sustained engagement in communities and collaborative experiences that harnessed genuine motivation and strove for positive outcomes for participants? Purpose-Driven Communities. Tactical goals in the context of a community experience, yes.

7 Levels of Social Media Engagement

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

There are seven stages to social media engagement from shallow monitoring to deep peer to peer economies. How deep is the rabbit hole of social media? Stage Zero - What is Social Media? Doesn’t know, doesn’t care about social media.

Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: A Review

Portals and KM

One book at the top of the pile was Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: Choosing the Right Tools and Resources to Fit Your Needs. Rawn is best practices lead in the Social Software Enablement team in IBM Software Group. SlideShare), social network (e.g.,

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Occupy Wall Street – The Revolution is Twittervised

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In this article, I’m looking at process vs product journalism, representational democracy falling over, the demise of capitalism, authoritarian aspects of traditional media AND online community hosts e.g. Twitter and the newly found power of Crowd Activism.

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CommunityBuilders – Online Community Still Crazy After Years with Nancy White

Elsua

If you have been involved with virtual communities and online facilitation, I bet it’s almost impossible not having come across the absolutely fabulous work on facilitating online communities Nancy has done, and shared across!,

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Online Community Software | Leverage Software

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Leverage Software Who We Are What We Do Client Stories Community Contact Us (415) 946-6164 Leverage Your People Leverage Your Employees Leverage Your Channel Leverage Your Citizens Leverage Your Customers Take The Tour! We create enterprise social networks that make smart companies smarter.

Qantas Airways on Twitter and the Black Face criticism

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Do online communities overreact? My view is that there are deeper issues here -Qantas brand voice on social media is not their traditional marketing voice. Staff should be backed on social media and the Community is NOT always right! SOCIAL PROBLEMS HIGHLIGHTED.

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SEO vs SMO and how to TURN OFF Google Social Media Optimization

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Search Engine Optimization has been hijacked by your friends and family (Social Media Optimization) and that’s a good thing. SMO (social media optimization) is in, SEO (search engine optimization) is out. SEO vs SMO or Search Engine Optimization vs Social Media Optimization.

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Australia Enterprise: list of business online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A “top list&# of social networks and online communities for business and corporate. Not blogs - they must have community features of many-to-many discussions, leaders, UGC etc. Australian Businesswomen’s Network - run mentoring programs (private community). Australian Investment Network - Connecting Entrepreneurs with Angel Investors investors can list. Australian Women Online - supporting women in business.

Naming & Shaming Channel 7 on Facebook

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Online Communities social media social networksCorporate Karma is immediate & irrevocable. Transparency & accountability arent just nice to haves they are part of every day reality. I will let this poor mother speak for herself.

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Facebook: How to View Newsfeed of a Friends List

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Unlike Twitter lists, you can’t use Facebook Lists to mine others’ social networks e.g. you won’t see “Real Estate&# or “Authors&# lists created by others. Let’s say you want to see just the status updates of a group or list of friends on Facebook.

When a Con Artist Comes Calling: Online Community

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Recently, in an online community I am involved in, the members decided to get together in real life (IRL). of social network members that meet online will meet offline each year. So the group booked a venue interstate, a dinner, hotels etc and submitted a deposit to the moderator (community volunteer admin) who agreed to organise it all. The moderator had been a mod for around a year, and was someone the administrator had selected from the community.

Facebook: Bans 20,000 young children daily

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

SOCIAL networking giant Facebook is banning 20,000 children every day because they have lied about their age to join the site. At a parliamentary inquiry into cyber-bullying, other social networking and online companies called for campaigns to highlight the dangers of the internet.

Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Rewarding badges and points systems on your intranet – social scorecards – could be the turning point for turning your enterprise 2.0 Foursquare becomes Social Work and all the better for it. Obvious one is Community Moderator for those that volunteer community admin duties.

Pinterest: Blocking Spammers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I never know whether to be amused or irritated when I see new social networks repeat old errors. In Pinterest’s case, they refuse to give users tools to manage their own networks. For a network 80% women, to not be able to block abusive, intrusive or spammy messages is a massive oversight. And when women delete social networking accounts they attempt to incite others to do so as well. This lack of social management tools is a lawsuit in the making.

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RSA shows how social networks can support Changemakers

Social Reporter

Over the past few years the RSA’s Connected Communities project has developed methods for mapping who knows who in neighbourhoods, and how they can form a social network. The aim is for the network to be self-sustaining, as the RSA withdraws.

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RSA shows how social networks can support Changemakers

Social Reporter

Over the past few years the RSA’s Connected Communities project has developed methods for mapping who knows who in neighbourhoods, and how they can form a social network. The aim is for the network to be self-sustaining, as the RSA withdraws.

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Statistics: Why integrate Facebook into your business

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

STATISTICS WITHIN What are the social media statistics of engaging on Facebook? Will you see an increase in: brand recall, engagement, time on your website, referrals, sales revenue, and so on if you add Facebook social plugins? This post is about social media statistics and Facebook.

What is the Value of a Tweet or Facebook Fan?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Here’s some statistics for you: Eventbrite – Online Ticketing, Social Conference Organiser. For online ticketing service Eventbrite , each time someone. On average, across all social channels, each share is worth an average of $1.78

The Customer Community

Online Community Strategy

The last few years have seen big brands make extraordinary investments in developing massive “digital transformation” and social media programs. Companies now realize they have been renting their customer communities on social platforms. . the “Community”).

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How To Behave On An Internet Forum (Technology: Social Networking)

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

howto online_community online_facilitation3 1/2 minute video How To Behave On An Internet Forum.

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

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How does one build a community that will give money to a project? Kickstarter is an online community where you put up your project that you need funding, in this case to make a new dock for the iPhone. The community then decides to put money in, if the project is worth it.

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Has Social Media Killed Off Privacy?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The Social Web becomes the Intelligent Web. There are plans to pull your online identities such as Facebook and Twitter into customer relationship management (CRM) systems, for sales and customer service folk.

List of 8 Social Media Anti Advertising Ads

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

What happens when the consumer fights back against the advertiser (using social media channels)? Everyone from time to time has made a teensy little negative tweet on Twitter or status update on Facebook or some other online community against a company.

Finish This Sentence: Social Media is…

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

There are a few pitfalls in social media and definitely one of them is to try and force conversations around “finish my sentence… ” games. Here’s some tips and warnings for beginner online community managers. .

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12 Random Acts of Social Media Kindness Campaigns: World Kindness Week 2012 RAK

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The best social media campaigns in communities and social networks often arise out of Rituals (Christmas, Football Grand Finals) or Rites of Passage (Weddings, Births). Oh and because clients now have a megaphone and can report it back to the community as brand goodwill.

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Traditional Media brainwashing Australians about Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Telephones don’t stalk children, Social Media doesn’t intimidate them either. Don’t blame the online community tools. I must see a dozen articles a day trashing social media in traditional media.

How Social Media can Fix the Troll and Bullying problem

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

This article covers: What is a troll, History of Trollling and How Social Media can Fix Trolling (how can society fix trolling, actually). For individual responses to a troll/bullying situation, try 8 Ways to Deal with Negative Criticism Online. Social Media Spotlights Trolls.

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Facebook for Marketing Research: Political Polls #auspol

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

And how totally outdated, outmoded and antique they seem compared to Big Data of social media. Online Communities Politics social media Social Media Australia social networks Advertising analysis big data Facebook sentiment

Social Media ROI and CEOs – Affecting the $$$ Bottom Line

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Is Social Media just people mucking around on Facebook with their mates or does Social Media make share prices go up or down? Tell your CEO to get a basic understanding of ROI in online community discussions and activities or pay the price.

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How To Add Custom URL to Google Plus G+

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Given that Google has changed search engine optimisation (SEO) to include SMO (social media optimisation) and then allocated the greatest amount of points to Google Plus, you need to be on it. Online Communities social media social networks custom url g+ google plus gplus.to

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YouTube Symphony Sydney Opera House

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

YouTube Symphony Sydney Opera House Online Community Makes Music! Imagine The X Factor but the auditions are held online, the music is classical and The London Symphony Orchestra and others “judge&# the YouTube videos on the players precision and tone. by Gary Hayes.