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How to Write a Social Media Press Release #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

What are the Main Features of a Social Media Press Release? Who Needs a Social Media Website, Corporate Blog or Social Media Press Room?

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Thoughts on Managing Your Social Vendor Relationships

Online Community Strategy

What I am saying is that the sides of the social vendor relationship game aren’t evenly matched. What’s at stake? SWGD? (So

Social Media and The Purpose to Serve


I have blogged about it several times as well and I guess today’s blog post is not going to be the last one either, I am sure. Open Business

May 2011: Social Media Course

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

These are small classes, in front of the computer for those who want to set up their own social media sites and tools. Course Agenda.

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“About Your Blog…” Job interviews and Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Your social currency, your digital footprint and therefore your social reputation is available online. Been for a job interview lately?

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You Aren’t Really Monitoring Social Media (This Might Offend My Political Connects)

Managing Communities

Social media monitoring. There are so many people who say they do it and there are many vendors that say they offer it. La da da da… hey hey hey… goodbye. The secret? Many of them don’t. As I put my thoughts together, Jay-Z’s “D.O.A. Death of Auto-Tune)” was speaking to me. The fact is, [.].

The Inc. 500 Continues to Embrace Social Media in Increasing Numbers

Portals and KM

Here is the latest in the very useful series of longitudinal studies on social media use by The Center for Marketing Research at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth led by Nora Barnes.    This one covered Social Media Usage in the Inc. 500, but 27% of those not using social media tools.

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Gevril Group Launches Ambitious Social Media and Web Marketing Initiative

Online Social Networking

A one-bite-at-a-time social media marketing approach for Gevril would be way too laid-back and totally unrealistic. Sharing is Caring!

Introducting social media in organisations to improve the learning function is more difficult than you may think.

Joitske Hulsebosch

For some time now, I have an evaluation report of an organization that has experience with the introduction of social media (like wikis and blog) in the organization since 2009. We chose to use existing social media services in the cloud instead of buying a company package, because this creates flexibility and is cheaper.

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Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

million vendors live in more than 150 countries. revenue Monetization online community social media social networkMaine ).

Growth on the Silicon Valley Anthill: Welcome Christopher Carfi

Ant's Eyeview Blog

AEV Blog Ant's Eye View ccarfi Chris Carfi Social Business social CRM Social MediaChris also speaks regularly.

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext Traction Software TeamPage Twiki Open Source Social Bookmark Systems BEA Pathways Cogenz Connectbeam IBM Lotus Connections dogear component Scuttle Open source Feed Syndication Platforms Attensa KnowNow NewsGator Social Network & Community Sites Typically offer a mix of user profiles, blogs, wikis, social networking, etc.

Protecting Yourself From Social Media

Collaborative Thinking

and social media liability; offers enhanced coverage for data privacy, notification and credit monitoring expenses; introduces defined term for "rogue employee". We're seeing widespread adoption of social media technologies among businesses in virtually every industry. Tags: social_media Sign of the times.

CRM Meets Twitter: Will Vendors And Organizations Take The Time To Get It Right?

Collaborative Thinking

Social CRM") in environments where they already participate (e.g., Tags: social_media Operational CRM and Analytical CRM).

Social Media: Aggressive vs. Deceptive Use

Collaborative Thinking

The first article (see below), while focused on advertising, does raise the thought of how social media can be included as a key component to marketing strategies. Enthusiasts often point out the need for authenticity and transparency when it comes to effective use of social media. Tags: social_media

Social Media: Strategically Relevant In Down Times

Collaborative Thinking

Deloitte LLP’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) practice has recently released the results of the 2009 Tribalization of Business Study, which evaluates the perceived potential of online communities* and identifies how enterprises believe they may better leverage them. Tags: social_media PRESS RELEASE.

My First Year as a Consultant and what 2016 Holds for Online Communities (I hope)

Online Community Strategy

Almost overnight, the big consultancies dropped “Social Business” and began to sell Digital Transformation strategies. Vendors.

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Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I saw a lot of tweets around how people are using social media to track Hurricane Gustav and prepare to react to needs generated around the storm.

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I saw a lot of tweets around how people are using social media to track Hurricane Gustav and prepare to react to needs generated around the storm.

Year-End Thoughts On Social Media, Social Networking Social Analytics

Collaborative Thinking

& Social Software (Part 3). & Social Software (Part 2). & Social Software. Social Media. Earlier this year, there was a noticeable spike in my inquiry load concerning social media. conference San Francisco: Social Networking and Identity - A Cautionary Tale. Defining Social Media.

Bank Transfer Day

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Any bets as to when the banks start fighting back a la Fox News and Media? The Banking industry is dead in the same way as Media is dead.

Online Community Platform & Vendor Research

Online Community Strategy

The intention of the research project was to provide insight about customer attitudes towards online community platform and service vendors, particularly around satisfaction. This is cross-posted from the Online Community Report blog. Further, we wanted to explore the unmet needs in the online community platform and services market.

FDA-Regulated Medical Products Using the Internet and Social Media Tools

Collaborative Thinking

For additional information see the links to the FDA transcripts below: Promotion of FDA Regulated Medical Products Using the Internet and Social Medial Tools, Part 15 Public Hearing - November 12, 2009 Transcript. Public Hearing on Promotion of FDA-Regulated Medical Products Using the Internet and Social Media Tools.

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10 common objections to social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

I found the excellent post by Marshall Kirkpatrick with the most common objections to social media and ideas how to respond. Traditional media and audiences are still bigger, we'll do new stuff when they do. I think it is important not to overestimate the power of social media and 'push' it onto people. web2.0

Social Software Gaining Greater Traction with the Enterprise and Vendors Respond

Portals and KM

in his report, Enterprise Social Networking 2010 Market Overview. He goes on the writes that “ a very broad and rich landscape of technology vendors will differentiate to stay relevant in this crowded market. I was especially interested in his data on social media adoption through a survey of US and European KM decision makers.

Predicted Increase in Social Media Marketing in 2009

Portals and KM

As the economy stays down it is nice to see that social media marketing, including blogs, is predicted to increase in 2009 according to Online Media Daily – see Social Media Wins In Marketers' '09 Plans. This is consistent with what I have heard from social vendors who say their revenues are holding strong also.

Consumers Increasing Their Use of Social Media To Discuss Brands

Portals and KM

They are using social media to do this. In contrast 12% of online adults who encountered issues said they shared those experiences via blogs or social networks, twice as many as in 2008. Tealeaf provides online customer experience management   (CEM). They also sponsor an annual Online Consumer Survey.  

10 Reasons NOT to Ban Social Media In Organisations – The Meme


Here is a quick recap of them all, so you can quickly put them in context: Social media is a fad. Social Media is a time waster.

Social Networking and Going Back to Basics


In “ Is Social Media Becoming a Vast Wasteland? The core aspect of social networking and the good old Web 2.0 Remember?)

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How To Develop a Business-Aligned Social Media & Social Networking Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Click Here to download the report “Introduction to Blogging & Social Networking Basics for Professionals.&# I advise caution.

The AIIM 2010 State of the ECM Industry Report Looks at Social Media

Portals and KM

In this post I will mostly look at their social media findings. They found regarding social media and Enterprise 2.0, They also found that 21% of respondents regard use of external social media as “imperative” or “significant” particularly as a marketing tool for publicity, and for customer feedback.

Social Software Vendor Roundup

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Cross: The Hidden Power of Social Networks: Understanding How Work Really Gets Done in Organizations David Knoke: Social Network Analysis (Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences) John P Scott: Social Network Analysis: A Handbook Martin Kilduff: Social Networks and Organizations Linton C. Thanks!

Online Community Platform & Services Satisfaction Research

Online Community Report

and post-purchase support from the vendor (4.8). Tags: Community & Social Media Research Featured Posts Lithium. Job Title.

My Favorite Tweets for June 1 - 15 2011

Portals and KM

Social Democracy: White House Learns To Listen [link]. Collaboration: What’s Your Enterprise Social Networking Style? 25 Women Who Rock Social Media in 2011 [link]. RT @joemckendrick : RT @quicosala Next social computing frontier: highly social robots [link]. The Language of Social Media [link].

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Enterprise 2.0 User Profile from Forrester

Portals and KM

In their recent survey of 4,985 US information workers, they found that we’re still at a very stage in social software use in business. The employees currently using social business software are early adopters with high incomes and positive attitudes about technology. This is certainly a different story than the vendors present.

Enterprise 2.0 Finds Its Pay Day - McKinsey

Portals and KM

Penetration is also strong as nearly half of the companies that use social networking have at least 51 percent of their employees using it. This should be good news to all the vendors. This makes sense and supports social media marketing efforts. Here is some good news for the end of the year. technologies.”

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A Journey In Social Media: Clearspace Alternatives

John Tropea - Delicious Community

A Journey In Social Media A journal about my personal thoughts regarding evolving a comprehensive social media strategy at a large company. We spent another few weeks looking at vendors, and then we made our decision to go with Clearspace from Jive Software. Want to be successful in social media in your enterprise?

A Journey In Social Media: Going Live

John Tropea - Delicious Community

A Journey In Social Media A journal about my personal thoughts regarding evolving a comprehensive social media strategy at a large company. We spent all of last week getting our first social media platform up and running and suitable for human habitation. It was far more work than I envisioned.

The problem with being 'half social'

Governance in a Networked World

"The world has embraced social media". Social media monitoring has created a whole new discipline within marketing departments.

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Federal CIO Council Seeks to Advance Trustworthy Social Media


In the absence of social media compliance and regulatory standards, social networking technologies face increased scrutiny in both the government and commercial sectors. While many government leaders and corporate executives recognize the ability for social media to enable organizations to ?tap s Web 2.0