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.

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

Elsua

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.

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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. My Favorite Social Bookmarking Sites.

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Video: Social Bookmarking in Plain English | Common Craft - Explanations In Plain English

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One of Lee LeFever's great videos.

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. Tags: technology introduction social bookmarking

Delicious

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Create a free account to use the social bookmarking site.

Social Bookmarking made simple…

Chris Collison

Another excellent and innovative video short from Commoncraft. Keep ‘em coming…

10 Types of Widgets for Your Blog or Website

Online Social Networking

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. Social Networking - Social widgets encourage visitors to connect with you on Twitter , Facebook , BlogCatalog , MyBlogLog and other social bookmarking and social networking sites. How much do you know about website widgets?

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.&#.

RawSugar for social bookmarking

Engaging

If you use [link] to bookmark and tag sites, it's worth looking at RawSugar , which David Weinberger has checked out recently. You can think of RawSugar as a searchable del.icio.us with automagic, hierarchical clustering. Users can also manually create hierarchical tag sets.) So, instead of seeing a long list of links on the left and a long list of tags on the right, at RawSugar you see a list of links on the bottom and your top-level tag categories on the top.

YouTube - Social Bookmarking in Plain English

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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.

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.

Does Your Community Receive a Lot of Traffic From Social Bookmarking, Networking or Sharing Sites? Install WP Greet Box

Managing Communities

For example: Social bookmarking sites like delicious and StumbleUpon. Social news sites like Digg. Social networking sites like Facebook and MySpace. Social aggregators like FriendFeed. Does your online community receive a lot of traffic from sites that are big on link sharing? Microblogging services like Twitter. Or any site that allows and encourages people to easily share links – perhaps sites [.].

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. (photo by Kitty Terwolbeck ) There are lots of online tools that you can use for free or for very little money.

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commoncraft cp2tech02 intro social_bookmarking

"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.

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Elsua

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.

5 Ways to Continue Tagging

Joitske Hulsebosch

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." Tag your microblog posts I know I'm not alone in finding it much easier to share information over Twitter than by blogging or tagging in a social bookmarking app. Tags: social bookmarking

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. Like you, I typically visit many blogs and websites each day. Some web sites clearly have it together.

Prescient Releases the Social Intranet Study

Portals and KM

Prescient Digital Media will be officially releasing their report on the Social Intranet Study at the Intranet Global Forum conference in NYC, Nov 9-10. The study examines social media use on corporate intranets, and the magnitude, use and popularity of social media by employees and executives. The findings indicate that there is rapid adoption of social media on the corporate intranet in the past year.

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.

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.

Why Bad Things Happen to Good Content

Online Social Networking

Your follow-through might include email , social bookmarking sites , Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , Ning and other social networking sites. Best Practices Blogging Social Media and Social Networking Sites Web Marketing Get More Web Site Traffic increase website traffic

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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. Best Practices Networking and Marketing Strategy Offline Online Integration Web Marketing Website Traffic content sharing email marketing Marketing Strategy online presence SEO Social Media Strategies websites

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Why I Post My Favorite Tweets: Simple Content Curation and Archiving

Portals and KM

Recently, I found a great new social collaboration tool, Convofy , that I will be writing about soon. Other tools include several news feeds and the Darwin Social Media on the Web Edition. So Twitter is now my main social bookmarking tool.  Sometimes I am asked by colleagues, readers of this blog, or tweeters why I post my favorite tweets (see for example: My Favorite Tweets for September 16 - 30 2011 ).

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It's-not-information-overload-but-filter-failure

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.

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Fascinating Social Media and SEO Case Study

Online Social Networking

My strategies include search engine optimization , social bookmarking , business networking and email campaigns , as well. Initially, there was substantial traffic from social media, particularly StumbleUpon.

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Collaborative Intelligence for companies - YoolinkPro

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Mixing up both social network and social bookmarking features, YoolinkPro allows users to select or share information with their colleagues in one click. Request a contact. Please fill in this short form. We will contact you asap. Firstname: Lastname: E-mail: Phone: EN | FR 2.0

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So many learning style tests, so little time.

Joitske Hulsebosch

I asked a question about learning styles on Twitter and in Jane Hart's social learning community and got some good responses which made me really think! I went looking for a learning style test for an online course.

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IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson

Elsua

It was one of those great presentations that makes you think about the daily challenges we all face when confronting work and our own productivity and how by shifting gears and opening up to social tools, we may find plenty of solutions to the problems we face today.

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PERTH: Social Media Training Course April 2012

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I’ll be teaching a couple of 1/2 day step by step social media course in Perth on 27th April, 2012 while I’m there for the #Media140 conference. Step by Step Social Media. You probably already know a little of Facebook, Twitter and social bookmarking.

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Gevril Group Launches Ambitious Social Media and Web Marketing Initiative

Online Social Networking

Mastering social media one bite at a time the past few years was an effective strategy for me, as the needs of my small number of clients were modest enough. A one-bite-at-a-time social media marketing approach for Gevril would be way too laid-back and totally unrealistic.

Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence

Elsua

After having put together last couple of blog posts about some of my reflections from the year we are about to end around The Social Web and Technology in general, I guess it’s now a good time to share with the world the third one from the series. Even after the Social Web.

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Open Business – From Document-Centric to People-Centric Collaboration

Elsua

Lately, I have been thinking quite a bit around the topic of Social / Open Business Transformation. that been sent around through either traditional tools like *cough* email *cough* or Instant Messaging or, even worse, through social file sharing services. .

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Future of Social Business – Rest of the Story

Portals and KM

Charlie began by discussing what do you need to make social happen. Charlie said a major part of his role is to make it easy to integrate Lotus technology and add more social to apps.  They have taken the social core of the Connections Suite and added analytics.

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. They’re social media sites I find the most pleasurable to use and that fit in some way into my search and social strategy. My Top Social Media Sites.

Going Beyond Social Media

Online Social Networking

I would love to spend my entire workday blogging , social bookmarking and business networking. However, long ago I discovered that combining these activities with other outreach is both more efficient and more far reaching than relying on social media alone to build a web presence.

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Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business

Elsua

Yesterday evening, my time, I attended a rather interesting webcast with Sandy Carter , IBM’s Worldwide Sales Vice President, IBM Social Business, Collaboration, and Lotus Sales and Evangelism, along with Jeremiah Owyang , Industry Analyst at Altimeter Group , on the topic of Why Be Social?

The Humanity of the Web: Reflections of a Social Computing Evangelist

Elsua

The title of the article / book chapter is “ The Humanity of the Web: Reflections of a Social Computing Evangelist ” and you would be able to find it as well over here. And so I became a Social Computing Evangelist. The Web is a wonderful thing, especially the Social Web.

Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent

Elsua

Over the last couple of days, two rather interesting, and noteworthy, articles over at Technology Review , written rather nicely by Erica Naone , have been making the rounds out there on Social Web around Enterprise 2.0 An employee reconceived the service, adding better social features.