Etsy.com: Online Community Revenue

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Given that I am still asked if there is money in online communities, I thought it would be interesting to look at how much revenue Etsy.com makes since they started in 2005. The company is generating over $1 million/month in revenue, Kalin told me. of those sales for its revenues.

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

SMS other social networks are built on SMS revenues such as SMSFun. It’s a good revenue stream for them, and we already have Tweetups. Social ads is the worst revenue payer in social media (MySpace make $2.17

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We look at Freemium revenue in social networks and online communities including asking that: if freemium is the business model of giving it all (or most) of the services away for free , how can you then charge for it? Revenue: Events in Social Networks (2).

Monetization: Facebook Revenue and Business Model

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Here’s speculation by The Business Insider on Facebook’s revenue streams: Earlier this week (July 2nd 2009) we spoke to several sources who each have some insight into Facebook’s financials (none of them know precisely).

Huffington Post Sells for $315m Social Media Revenue

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I often write on social media revenue – how social media sites like blogs and forums and social networks monetize. Huffington Post Sells for $315m Social Media Revenue is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Revenue: Events in Social Networks (2).

Social Media Revenue: Huffington Post TechCrunch Valuations

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We value what we value – here’s the some of the revenue information and the valuation of two uber-blogs: Huffington Post Revenue and Valuation. Compare with TechCrunch valuation: TechCrunch Revenue and Valuation. Monetization: Facebook Revenue and Business Model (7).

Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Episode 2 of monetizing online communities looks at donations – an overlooked revenue stream and the social media tools that enable donations online. They have a clip-of-the-sale revenue model themselves. Donations As Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast.

How Amazon’s Vine Program Boosts Community Content and Revenue

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Why Generate Revenue From Your Online Community?

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photo credit: mikecogh This post is part of the “How to Generate Revenue From Your Online Community&# series. Before I get too deep into the various methods that you can utilize to generate revenue from your online community, I wanted to first talk about why it can [.]. Generating RevenueView all of the posts in the series.

Double profits from revenue processes with Process Physics

The Bumble Bee

A serial bank robber was once asked why he robbed banks? He replied "because that's where the money is!" Why have I developed a new discipline called Process Physics ? Same answer - because that's where the money is (in a process).

How to Generate Revenue From Your Online Community: The Series

Managing Communities

photo credit: Seba López Whether you manage your community full time or as a hobby, your ability to generate revenue can have a direct impact on the long term feasibility and stability of your community. Generating RevenueFor some, managing a community may be a hobby – but, nonetheless, a hobby that may take time away from [.].

Web Passes TV to Achieve Biggest Ad Revenue in UK

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  Also, it would be interesting to see what portion of the Web advertising comes from online versions of newspapers and what percentage of newspaper ads revenue is from print versus online. The UK has become the first major economy where advertisers spend more on internet advertising than on television advertising, with a record ú1.75bn online spend in the first six months of the year according to the Guardian.

A Tale Of Two Media…And Their Revenue Models

Charmed Particles

So they took a step to protect and grow their revenues and screwed up. So Ars Technica took a stand – but explained it to its audience and explained that revenue is critical to the site.

A Tale Of Two Media.And Their Revenue Models

Charmed Particles

So they took a step to protect and grow their revenues and screwed up. So Ars Technica took a stand - but explained it to its audience and explained that revenue is critical to the site.

How Ad Servers Help You Generate More Revenue

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How Are You Generating Revenue from Your Online Community in 2011?

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So, I wanted to ask you: what are you doing to generate revenue from your community? Generating Revenuephoto credit: Andrew Michaels I am planning a series of articles on monetizing your online community. What specific programs, networks and services are you using? I’d like to hear about things that you have tried in the last year, [.].

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Social Media threatens ad shop revenue

Web Community Forum

In its worst-case scenario, the resulting decline in paid-for advertising space could see £16m ($23m) of revenues lost by the industry by 2016, if agencies fail to create new products and services to cater to the social media world. The Financial Times points out today the growing disruptive force that Social Media is becoming for advertising agencies around the world.

Social Media threatens ad shop revenue

Web Community Forum

In its worst-case scenario, the resulting decline in paid-for advertising space could see £16m ($23m) of revenues lost by the industry by 2016, if agencies fail to create new products and services to cater to the social media world. The Financial Times points out today the growing disruptive force that Social Media is becoming for advertising agencies around the world.

Question: #Slactivism vs #NoMakeupSelfie – #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Monetization Not For Profit revenue social media #givingTuesday #nomakeupselfie campaign charity nfp return on investment ROI Cancer Council UK introduced the #NoMakeupSelfie campaign and “accidentally” raised $2 million. Social Media vs Slactivism?

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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?

Statistics: Why integrate Facebook into your business

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

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? Outdoor sporting goods retailer Giantnerd.com saw a 100% increase revenue from Facebook within two weeks of adding the Like button.

Social Media Monetization: Craigslist hits $100m

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

When we talk about revenue streams and monetization strategies for social networks and online communities, people often wonder out loud if there is money in giving away stuff for free. One full-page graphic details Craigslist’s ad counts and revenue projections in more than 150 U.S.

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

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Online Communities revenue social media social networks crowdsource elevation dock how to build community kickstarterCasey Hopkins asked people to fund his new project to make a better dock for the iPhone. He wanted $75,000 he got $1.5 million. Kickstarter kicks ass. But how does one do that?

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Online Community Monetization Methods That Will Survive Ad Blocking

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What is the Value of a Tweet or Facebook Fan?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Monetization Money Online Communities revenue social media social networks statistics dollar Facebook LinkedIn online community social network Twitter value worthWhat is the value of a Facebook Like? What is the $$ figure for a Facebook Fan? What is a Twitter Follower worth?

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

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Monetization Online Communities revenue social media social networks 50 cent apple bottom line engadget ROI share price stockHow to make $10million in one weekend of tweeting.

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Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

120 million people play Zynga games in Facebook (Farmville, Farmtown, Mafia Wars) and it makes Zynga $450 million in revenue in 2010 alone. More than 90% of the company’s revenues come from users converting real cash into proprietary virtual currency.

API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Episode 3 focusses on monetizing APIs and looking at revenue streams from widgets. An overview of social media monetization revenues. Amazon and eBay dominate shopping widgets – Amazon lets you embed book widgets on your blog, and you get between 4-10% affiliate revenue.

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What Value Does My Work Have?

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Act Fast to Identify and Disable Bad Ads Served on Your Community

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Why Community Will Never Get the Credit It Deserves

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Monetizing Facebook: Dollar Value of Facebook Fan

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: Australia , cpm , Facebook , Marketing , Monetization , revenue , ROI , social media , social networks , value. Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast (51). An interesting way to calculate Return on Investment (ROI) of a Facebook Fan Page. Sorry Brand Page.

Monetizing Online Communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: dollars , laurel papworth , Monetization , Money , Online Communities , revenue , social media , social networks. Revenue: Events in Social Networks (2). Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast (49). Tags: Australia Event Monetization Online Communities social media social networks dollars laurel papworth Money revenue This is a presentation to ConnectNow in Sydney 2010.

Ripple: Social Network Influencers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Lastly I pointed out that widget revenue streams sit in the top left corner - consumer selling to other consumers an getting a clip of the sale, or business to consumer sales with a clip going to the consumer (blogger or Facebooker or whatever).

Treat Your Online Community’s Paid Memberships Like Amazon Treats Amazon Prime

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Experiential Economy: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The first episode of my new podcast, Social Media Business, looks at revenue stream associated with providing your online community or social networks with a real world experience such as a meetup, conference or party.

ASIA: Malaysia MOL buys Friendster

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It also holds several social networking patents which could mean an extra revenue source for the company. Technorati Tags: friendster , Ganesh Kumar Bangah , Malaysia , MOL , revenue. Tags: Online Communities asia social media social networks friendster Ganesh Kumar Bangah Malaysia MOL revenue

KFC Potholes and Social Network Spotlights

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

You can do it, and there’s revenue in them there social spotlights, but you have to be careful. Technorati Tags: chicago , KFC , monetizing , potholes , revenue , social networks , spotlight sponsorship.

Monetizing: Virtual Goods venture capital 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Targeting – Target the customers you want, maximizing your exposure and the revenue generated from virtual goods through a rich set of analytics tools. CNET came up with these figures for funding last month: Virtual goods funding tops $69 million in first quarter.

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Ad:Tech Sydney - Twitter presentation

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: adtech , Advertising , atsyd , business , business models , Monetization , relevance , revenue , Twitter. Tags: Online Communities social media social networks Twitter relevance adtech revenue business Event Australia Advertising atsyd Monetization Money business models My rogueish sense of humour. Before the whole shmozzle starts, I thought I’d put the “social media assets&# up online (video to youtube, Powerpoint to slideshare and so on).

Social Media Monetization: Leo Laporte TWiT

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: leo laporte , mashable , monetizaton , online , revenue , social media , social networks , Twitter. Tags: Monetization Online Communities podcast social media social networks leo laporte mashable monetizaton online revenue Twitter This video is absolutely worth watching in it’s entirety although here in Australia, for me it lagged and burped the entire time. Gosh I wish we had our National Broadband Network already!

Are Online Forums That Don’t Make Any Money Worth Any Money?

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Allowing Brands Into Your Forums

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