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What are Social Bookmarking Sites?

Online Social Networking

Social Bookmarking Sites Defined. Bookmarks themselves are the content on social bookmarking sites. Reasons for Social Bookmarking Sites.

The Evolution of Site Search

Portals and KM

Site search is becoming more than a means to increase website traffic. In fact, 69% of Web sites examined did not even offer searchable self-help for customer service.   The report found that two thirds of search decision-makers are planning to expand their implementation and usage of site search this year.   

7 steps to shutting down a social media site

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

“Remember when the site went down for 3 days and the Dev told us…&# Sad mixed with pleasurable remembrance. Offer a contact.

My Top 10 Social Media Sites

Online Social Networking

My top social media sites aren’t particularly the social sites that receive the greatest number of visitors. Sharing is Caring!

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Accepting Friends on Facebook vs. LinkedIn Social Networking Sites

Online Social Networking

A Facebook friend recently asked about accepting friend requests on social networking sites , and I promised to discuss the matter.

How Much Real Networking on Social Networking Sites?

Online Social Networking

I’ve written many articles about social networking sites. Little Real Networking on Social Networking Sites. Lack of knowledge?

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Enterprise 2.0: A Transition From Destination Site To Platform Services

Collaborative Thinking

and social network sites: Trend : The focus of “Enterprise 2.0”-related More accurately, we might describe this type of platform as a social network site ( Reference Architecture For Social Network Sites ). The initial direction is to support social applications hosted on the social network site itself. implementations.

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Police and Social Media News site – SA Police

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Well the South Australian Police force have released a social media news site. In some respects the Police site usurps crime beat reporting in newspapers by using only “if it bleeds it leads&# articles, as all the news is about crimes such as handbag snatchings. They’ve even bit.ly’d their Emergency URL. link].

Most Popular Social Networking Sites for Business

Online Social Networking

Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and the Ning family of social networking sites are the most popular social networks with wide business appeal. From a business point of view, MySpace has become primarily a niche site for the music industry. Each social networking site is different. Facebook. I like the realness of Facebook.

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship. link] Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship danah m.

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Notes on “Experience from the Field: How to Use a Team Site Effectively for Collaboration” (Benjamin Niaulin)

Michael Sampson - Currents

After a great lunch at the New Zealand SharePoint Conference , Benjamin is talking about using a team site effectively for collaboration.

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"I Use SharePoint" - a New User Adoption Resource Site from Microsoft

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft has recently released the I Use SharePoint web site, which is filled with "winning attention" material. I like it.

2011 73

Web Site Story

Endless Knots

Perfect. Thanks to Georges Grinstein who put me on to this, for all of us online fanatics. Just wait until you get to the line about Evite. or eHarmony. just sit back and e(n)joy! Humor Web/Tech

Social Enterprise Today: Useful New Content Aggregation Site

Portals and KM

Here is another excellent site created by Jerry Bowles, Social Enterprise Today. It aggregates a number of bloggers on the topic and I am pleased be to included. There are also a number of bloggers who work I have covered on the OutStart Knowledge Solutions Blog : Michael Fauscette , Jane Hart , Harold Jarche , Clark Quinn , and Gautum Ghosh.

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? Using Social Bookmarking Sites Effectively.

Social Media Analysis Site Offers Directory of Software Firms

Portals and KM

Social Media Analysis, run by Nathan Gilliatt , is a useful site covering the “business of monitoring, measuring, and understanding social media.” As the site states each company in the directory has its own page with the following information: A link to the company's main website. A link to the company's Twitter account.

The Group Work Site in SharePoint 2010 - "strange, inconsistent, weird, and unusable"

Michael Sampson - Currents

SharePoint 2010 ships with a number of pre-defined site templates, list templates, and library templates. Have you tried the Group Work Site?

Screencast: Employee Profiles & Social Network Sites

Collaborative Thinking

I recorded a short (11 minute) screencast this morning to help a customer better understand the role of employee profiles within social network sites. Screencast: Employee Profiles & Social Network Sites. Posted to Cisco Enterprise Social Software Community. Identity Social Networking & Collaboration

Site Closure Policy: Maturity Impacts Approach

Michael Sampson - Currents

I have been reviewing the data on how SharePoint organizations approach site closure. Let's put that another way. SharePoint

Telstra and shutting down NowWeAreTalking social media site

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Companies who create social media sites and then don’t do a controlled shut down really don’t get engagement.A What a mess. Or not.

Reference Architecture For Social Network Sites

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Templates always begin with a question (often based on what clients are asking us): What are the architectural components of a social network site?

First Your Square Mile sites up – privately

Social Reporter

There is no central register of sites, but as examples here’s Liverpool8 , Manton , and Wigton. The main Your Square Mile site.

Do Free Web Sites Make Sense?

Online Social Networking

Disadvantages of Free Web Sites. Valid Uses for Free Web Sites. Free web sites make sense if used in the right context.

Social Network Sites As Connective Infrastructure

Collaborative Thinking

One of the more interesting articles I came across while on winter break was the dissertation abstract and presentation below on the role social network sites play as people adapt to different life transitions. A Transition From Destination Site To Platform Services ". community. Fred Stutzman's Dissertation Defense. Enterprise 2.0

Five Realities of Enterprise Collaboration & Technology - Managing Technology - Dennis D. McDonald's Web Site

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

McDonald's Web Site is (mostly) about technology and how people manage, collaborate, innovate, & communicate. INTERVIEWS. PRESENTATIONS.

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16 Tips for Ning Social Networking

Online Social Networking

Many Ning social networking sites are easier to navigate and operate than those of Facebook or LinkedIn. Accept invitations from others.

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Dutch Online Facilitation Resource Site translated into English via Google Translate

Delicious/choconancy/online_facilitation

online_facilitation WLS

18 Articles Help You Master LinkedIn Strategy and Technique

Online Social Networking

Business Networking LinkedIn Networking and Marketing Strategy News Social Media and Social Networking Sites business networking sites

SharePoint My Site - Set the Quota to 1MB and Eliminate the Risk?

Michael Sampson - Currents

To date we’ve only had a few people complain that their quota is preventing them from doing something, and in each case we’ve been able to direct them to a team or project site that was the more appropriate home for what they were trying to store in their MySite. What do you think? With a 1Mb quota, what harm can MySites do? ". SharePoint

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Blogging is Still a Good Complement for Your Small Business Web Site

Portals and KM

It clearly demonstrated that companies with a blog have far better marketing results for their Web site. Here is useful data from a recent study of over 1,500 HubSpot customers (mostly small- and medium-sized businesses). 795 of the businesses in my sample blogged, 736 didn't.  Others seems find this benefit as well. Blog on.

10 Tips for LinkedIn Social Networking

Online Social Networking

SEO can help you to be findable on LinkedIn , as well as other social networking sites. They let us figure out the how-tos on our own.

Why Bad Things Happen to Good Content

Online Social Networking

Sadly, very many potentially useful web sites languish in obscurity like proverbial trees falling in forests with no one around to hear them.

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How to Cope with Google Friend Connect’s Untimely Demise

Online Social Networking

This is not pleasant news for those websites that have sizable Google Friend Connect communities and whose community members have opted to receive newsletters from the site. For a free email list, you can create your own group on a Ning social networking site, such as my Small Business Network. Google Ploy. Invitation.

Social Graphs of On-line Communities and Social Networking Sites

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

Nice visual reflection on different types of connections within a community.

Your Square Mile launches new site and mutual for local action

Social Reporter

Discussion on Our Society site. YSM was originally part of the Big Society Network at its launch , but is now independent.

Are Social Networking Sites Easy to Use?

Online Social Networking

Connecting on social networking sites with family and friends requires little forethought or planning. Most of us would agree that social networking sites are easy to use for casual networking. Social networking sites are not easy to use when it comes to marketing. She Purged All of Her Friends on Facebook. In Conclusion.

3 More Social Media and Web Marketing Strategies for 2011

Online Social Networking

Online social networking is searched for 12K times monthly compared to 250K for social networking sites. Bigger Long-Term SEO Objectives.

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Can You Back Up Facebook Relationships?

Online Social Networking

Facebook LinkedIn Networking and Marketing Strategy Ning Sites Social Media and Social Networking Sites Facebook Groups Ning Ning social network

Fascinating Social Media and SEO Case Study

Online Social Networking

Several hundred will attend this unique event at which luxury, fashion and sporty watchmakers will display a wide variety of timepiece collections.

10 Tips for Inviting to Facebook Events

Online Social Networking

Promote your event on your blog and on social media sites such as Twitter , Google+ and LinkedIn. Inviting to Facebook Events.