What are Social Bookmarking Sites?

Online Social Networking

I’m writing about social bookmarking sites because of comments on my Facebook page indicating that people could still be unfamiliar with social bookmarking. Social Bookmarking Sites Defined. Reasons for Social Bookmarking Sites.

Social bookmarking NPtech and NPK4dev

Joitske Hulsebosch

I read the chatnotes of a teleconference call on the community formed around the NPtech social bookmarking experience with Beth Kanter. Can we say there is learning going on or is it just sharing information more rapidly?

The Business Case for Enterprise Social Bookmarking: $4.6 Million a Year in Cost Savings!


Indeed, social bookmarking / tagging! Not sure what you would think, but I strongly believe that social bookmarking and social tagging are still an important and rather critical part of a successful Enterprise 2.0 Like any other standard social bookmarking site.

10 Tips for Using Social Bookmarking Sites Effectively

Online Social Networking

To what extent do you benefit from social bookmarking sites in your social media projects? I myself only dabbled in social bookmarking until recently. Using Social Bookmarking Sites Effectively. Always be on the lookout for additional content to share.

Social bookmarking - the next steps for the NPK4DEV tagging experiment

Joitske Hulsebosch

The three of us then continued to produce this video to explain the usefulness of social bookmarking for individuals and groups with a common interest. Tags: web2.0_tools social bookmarking

Lessons Learned from Implementing Social Bookmarking at Océ

Portals and KM

For this post I spoke with Samuel and Peter Kruizinga about their social bookmarking experiences. Peter and a colleague set up the social bookmarking application in the Research and Development department using an Open Source tool. People were sharing links to web articles through email. Peter wanted a better way to share important links connected with their research so he set up the social bookmarking application.

YouTube - Social Bookmarking in Plain English


Home Videos Shows Channels Community Upload Upload Video File Record from Webcam Watch this video in a new window Social Bookmarking in Plain English Advertisement Subscribe Unsubscribe leelefever August 07, 2007 ( more info ) ( less info ) Want to Subscribe? A short explanation of the features and benefits of Social Bookmarking sites like Delicious.com.This video comes in an unbranded "presentation quality" version that can be licensed for use in the.

How Amplify, Ping.fm and Posterous Help Spread the Word

Online Social Networking

Can social aggregation websites make life online easier? I wrote in Hubze is a New Business Site for Personal Branding and Social Media Aggregation that “the aggregation of social websites will be a major focus of 2010, as enabling technologies like semantic web come to the forefront.&#.

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10 Easy Ways to Improve Your Blog or Website

Online Social Networking

Be Social - Adding a social dimension to your web presence makes you real and credible. Join all the major social networking sites , and let visitors know how they can connect with you. Use Social Bookmarking - Make your content easier to find and, as is the case with some social bookmarking sites , create quality links into your blog or website. Sharing is Caring! Like you, I typically visit many blogs and websites each day.

8 Social Media Basics for 2010

Online Social Networking

I’ve bookmarked and skimmed a dozen or more articles that project the path of social media in 2010. Search Social Media 2010 on Google , and you’ll be able to compile your own social media 2010 reading list. If the information in all the articles isn’t sufficiently comprehensive, a list of 44+ social media books to buy and read can help fill the gaps. Search Engine Optimization - Social media and SEO complement each other.

Do Free Web Sites Make Sense?

Online Social Networking

At the hub of your web presence and social media , you ought to have web sites or blog sites that you control, as I asserted in Not Ready for Social Media Marketing. Sharing is Caring! Use the handy SHARE widget below.

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5 Ways to Continue Tagging

Joitske Hulsebosch

Though I've never falling out of love with tagging, it gives a good overview of the diverse applications of tagging to share resources. Re-enforce your learning at the end of year The inspiration for this post came from social media aficionado Tim Bonnemann's practice of tagging all the words he looks up online with the tag "dictionary." Create a shared items feed and put it on your web page Many of our readers probably use the shared items feature in Google Reader.

10 Types of Widgets for Your Blog or Website

Online Social Networking

Last week, in Website Widgets and Ads Raise Security and Privacy Issues , I shared my concerns about security and privacy issues connected with the use of widgets on a blog or other website. Today, I list 10 types of website widgets that can enhance your site: Community Building - I use both Google Friend Connect and Facebook fan page widgets here on Online Social Networking. Sharing is Caring! How much do you know about website widgets?

"Let's take that online" -- Boston KM Forum

Endless Knots

Lovely day spent with the Boston KM Forum's "Leveraging Virtual Teams & Social Tools for Business Advantage: Blogs, Wikis, Twitter, et al. Next up, Suzanne Minassian who took us inside IBM's social media developments.

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Enterprise 2.0 Knowledge Sharing Platform from Knowledge Plaza

Portals and KM

Knowledge Plaza is a new Web-based platform for enterprise search, social bookmarking, knowledge management, information brokerage and expert identification. In addition it's possible to export the Mosaic for sharing outside of Knowledge Plaza.

How You Too Can Bookmark with the Info Elite at the Business Exchange Site

Online Social Networking

I traced the visit back to Business Exchange , Bloomberg Business Week’s social bookmarking site “that helps professionals discover and organize information from across the Web… a great way to share content and find the most relevant news on business topics.&#. bookmark articles you discover into one or more topics. browse articles that have previously been bookmarked. react to articles that you or others have bookmarked.

Sharing interesting websites

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

Its potential is described in just 3 words on the website : keep, share and discover. Information on the internet can be collected, shared and discovered online with this social bookmarking tool. Bookmarks to websites and online PDF-files can be documented online.

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It Used to Be All ‘1’s and ‘0’s… Now It’s Social, Too

Green Chameleon

Geek & Poke’s Oliver Widder has been poking fun at today’s brave new world of social computing. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

2008 130

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I thought I’d share a few of them on this blog. Social Media Strategy Planning & Measurement – What’s Working? With social media, however, strategy is a compass, not a map, because it is a fast changing territory.

5 Web Strategies that Paid Off in 2011

Online Social Networking

Leveraging numerous online and offline sources, such as SEO , social networking sites , social bookmarking sites , email , print ads and word-of-mouth, to generate a flood of targeted traffic to the company’s web content. Sharing is Caring! Use the handy SHARE widget.

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My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #9


Week #9 of the series of My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week blog posts and here I am, once again, ready to share further along the next round of iOS Apps I would be recommending for this week. Refind : I have always been a huge fan of social bookmarking!

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Portals and KM: illumio – a Smart Content Filter that also offers Enhanced Collaboration and Content Sharing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Portals and KM This blog shares ideas and hopes to generate discussion on enterprise 2.0, The Business of Knowing The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog The Content Economy The Future of Communities Blog The Network Thinker The Obvious The Office Weblog The Parallaxview The Shed 2.0

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Interview with a teacher making smart use of social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

What always strikes me in contact with teachers is that there is so much difference in their attitude towards social media. One teacher loves social media and widely experiments with various media, another says "it's not for me" and doesn't want to try anything. education social media

2012 173

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch

Diigo - or any other social bookmarker Diigo is very important to keep track off your online sources. An alternative to this bookmark tool is delicious. Ning is a social network, but it can also be a LMS (Learning Management System) such as Moodle. Ning is more focused on social interaction, works well and is affordable. Please share it below! (photo by Kitty Terwolbeck ) There are lots of online tools that you can use for free or for very little money.

2015 181

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All


Like I have mentioned yesterday, it’s been a few days already since I jumped the shark and joined the bunch of early adopters who have been hammering down, and taking for a spin, the latest iteration of Google to get social with Google Plus , right after Google Wave and Google Buzz.

2011 274

Avoid Profile Potpourri

Collaborative Thinking

While initially identified as a social bookmark system for the enterprise (an "internal delicious"), the company has done a credible job of expanding the conversation beyond a tooling discussion. The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Putting the Social into Microsoft Outlook.

2009 130

What He Said

Green Chameleon

Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages Frankly I couldn’t have said it any better than Leo Babauta, in his piece Productivity 2.0: How the New Rules of Work Are Changing the Game. Indeed, he’s said a lot of relevant things I’ve wanted to say, but just haven’t gotten around to.

2008 100

CNN Using Twitter and Facebook During Prime-Time News

Green Chameleon

Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages I’ve just been watching an interesting new component of CNN prime-time news, wherein Rick Sanchez, one of the current anchors, flashes cherry-picked items from Twitter ( Rick’s Twitter Feedback ) and from Facebook ( Rick’s Facebook Feedback ) in order to counter or reinforce the story he has just introduced. I’m (still) all for Web 2.0

2008 100

Knowledge Is … All About Working Smarter, Not Necessarily Harder!


What if we would have that unique opportunity of injecting both smart collaboration and open knowledge sharing into the mix? IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Life Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing I love it when it happens!

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OpenNTF – Bookmark Viewer for IBM Lotus Connections Dogear


I am sure you would agree with me that Social Computing, and, in particular, social software tools, still have got plenty of different challenges within the enterprise in order to provoke that massive cultural shift most of us have been looking forward to for a long while.

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Technology: wikis, organisations and efficiency

Joitske Hulsebosch

I'm sure mails and meeting time will go down if people write and read about what's core to share with others, and I think the content of meetings may be more relevant to cater for faster organisational learning. At a small scale we are experimenting with wikis and social bookmarking.

2006 130

The Circles of 2.0 in Business

Green Chameleon

The mixing and mingling of PR vs Enterprise Social Media, vs collaboration vs enterprise 2.0 Where does Social Media overlap with Enterprise 2.0? Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

2008 130

In which ways do you use social media for your own learning?

Joitske Hulsebosch

I met Niel van Meeuwen some time ago when we talked about using social media in learning trajectories. Question Niel put on Twitter is: in which way do you use social media in your own learning or the learning of others?

2010 206

The shift to the web is becoming decisive for news

Green Chameleon

Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages This weekend the big news was General Powell’s endorsement of Senator Obama - how did most of us watch this - on the web. Katie Couric’s interview with Governor Palin was the Rubicon moment that showed most of us that the Governor was not up to the job. How did most of us watch it - on the web.

2008 122

2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part Two

Portals and KM

This is the second in a series on an IBM social media press event I attended last week following part one posted yesterday. Jeff Schick, VP social software, mentioned that IBM Research has done a study on the implications of using social and infusing collaboration into commerce experience.

2010 192

Communities of practice: comm.unities.of.prac.tice 2.0

Joitske Hulsebosch

Martin studied the effects of weblogs, wikis and social bookmarking on communities of practice, as part of his thesis for Business Informations Studies. Social bookmarking more in terms of exploration, and wikis support varying levels of participation.

2006 130

Dueling philosophies: social media vs. knowledge management

Green Chameleon

Venkat Rao of Xerox recently introduced an important argument about the underlying differences between social media and knowledge management approaches inside the Enterprise. Blog » Blog Archive » Social Media vs. Knowledge Management: A Generational War - An interesting and thought provoking post on some major philosophical differences between the world of knowledge management and social media.


Joitske Hulsebosch

So if we are floaded with information and conversations through social media how are we going to filter? But through social media you can be active in a few and still scan the other networks. Learn to scan quickly and bookmark things for later reading.

2011 241

Google gets a little more enterprisey

Green Chameleon

You can upload videos, comment on them, add bookmarks and share the videos around. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages Google is announcing a new enterprise product today. Google Video for Business. The product is available to Google Apps premier subscribers, which costs about $50/user/year.

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Twitter for School Staff Professional Development


Personal Learning Networks (PLN), developed and managed by educators, allow school staff to discover, discuss and share relevant ideas, resources and approaches. The workshop looked at how to write ‘sweet tweets’ – to share in a way that engages others.

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My Enterprise 2.0 Toolkit Q1 2010

Evolving Web

In a hyper connected world, one has little choice but to participate in Facebook - it's the 800 pound social media site. I also share many images with the Flickr community. Tagging Engine - While I have tried many, I still use Delicious more than any other social bookmarking site.

2010 222

I Know What I Did Last Summer

Green Chameleon

Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages FastForward colleague Bill Ives provided a glimpse of his summer hours, 21st-century style, which is informal, yet highly productive.

2008 130

The Sharepoint Sessions – Part Two – Training Approaches

Green Chameleon

Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages This is part two of my four part notes from a local event sponsored by Knowledge Management Associates , “Real World Sharepoint Experiences.” Pam Conway from Compuworks spoke on “Training Approaches to Drive Sharepoint Adoption.” Pam began her session by noting that acquiring skills is only one part of training.