Does Flickr Understand Their Power Users? Auto-Tagging Controversy Could Have Easily Been Avoided

Managing Communities

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16 Tips for Using #hashtags HINT: You’re doing it wrong :P #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Understand Folksonomy vs Taxonomy (free tagging vs categories). Free tagging (hashtags) changes that. With the whole of humanity tagging objects, we see a ground up (popular tags) rather than a top down (dewey decimal system) approach.

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Trending Sources

Tagging and face-to-face events

Learning Alliances

Tagging before, during and after a conference is a key tool for using a big conference as a kind of host system a smaller group that wants to connect. But at a certain point, tagging the resources that emerge is essential. Tagging is the ideal way to keep track of them.

Moving from delicious to evernote

Learning Alliances

tagging Technology Over the years I’ve accumulated more than 1,000 links in [link]. Delicious (in its various versions) was my preferred tool for storing, retrieving, and sharing bookmarks. Far better than bookmarking things in a browser.

Tagging and face-to-face events

Digital Habitats

Tagging before, during and after a conference is a key tool for using a big conference as a kind of host system a smaller group that wants to connect. But at a certain point, tagging the resources that emerge is essential. Tagging is the ideal way to keep track of them.

ALTC2013 Blogging connections

Jenny Connected

Since Matthias recently moved his blog to this WordPress site and set up this contents page, we have been discussing how tagging might be able to help me and others find and remember what I have on my blog. Tagged: #altc2013 , blogging , reflection , tagging. ALTC2013 Blogging #altc2013 blogging reflection tagging One of the pleasures of ALT-C 2013 for me was that I discovered/met two readers of this blog who I was not aware of.

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hybrid tagging

Engineers without Fears

The Powerhouse Museum * is using a mix of user-tagging & Reuters' Open Calais automated tagging system. Automated tagging seems to be getting better and better at identifying entities (people and things). tagging metadataWhat it cannot do is provide information on how the document is used by readers - which is where user-generated tags are powerful. One focuses on the stuff inside the document and the other focuses on the context outside the document.

5 Ways to Continue Tagging

Joitske Hulsebosch

Marshall Kirkpatrick blogged about 5 ways you can fall in love with tagging again. Though I've never falling out of love with tagging, it gives a good overview of the diverse applications of tagging to share resources. I'm still as ever fanaticly tagging webresources with my delicious account. Build a collaborative tag stream for a community of practice One of the best things about tagging URLs is that all kinds of RSS feeds become available.

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

Delicious/tag/cp2tech02

Tags: cp2tech02 tagging

Green Chameleon » What Makes Social Tagging Work

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about What Makes Social Tagging Work Tim over at LibraryThing has writen an excellent analysis of what makes social tagging work, by comparing the strategies used by Amazon and LibraryThing. They are different beasts, and the things that make social tagging work on the internt are not necessarily present inside the corporate environment.

Green Chameleon » Resources on Taxonomies and Tagging

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Resources on Taxonomies and Tagging For those of you who you don’t regularly follow my book blog, there have been a number of recent posts on taxonomies and tagging, including lessons from burglars and emperors.

Are we a tribe?

Connectable Dots

Tags: Community OCTribe Online Community Social Networking Special Events tagging ocu2009 tribe unconference

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Technology: RSS, tagging and back to work!

Joitske Hulsebosch

Beth Kanter calls for nonprofit tagvocates (she writes tagovates, but yeah, I think I can read her mind), to use tagging for social change, not just for personal information management. As it was hard for me to imagine when I first heard about tagging. This is a huge shift RSS/tagging can bring into the workspace.

Social bookmarking - the next steps for the NPK4DEV tagging experiment

Joitske Hulsebosch

We decided to do a project about our tagging experiment. If you'd be a facilitator of a community of practice and everyone (or the majority) of the people are tagging, it would be a perfect tools to monitor the interests.

Collaborative Thinking: Tagging Beyond Content: Applications & People

Collaborative Thinking

» March 28, 2006 Tagging Beyond Content: Applications & People This post was originally contributed at CollaborationLoop. Tagging applications would likely have to capture key metadata about the record being processed and store the resulting tag data in a manner similar to content-centric tags. There would have to be some subtle differences however since record-level tagging would also need to extract business data (e.g., Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

Explaining tagging

Engaging

Bill Ives points to a Good Article on Tagging – HP Labs : Pito Salas of BlogBridge sent me a link to a great article on the concepts behind and within tagging, The Structure of Collaborative Tagging Systems by Scott Golder and Bernardo A. They describe collaborative tagging as "the process by which many users add metadata in the form of keywords to shared content".This Earlier, I did a brief general introduction to tagging.

Ask Idealware: Solutions for Tagging and Archiving a Discussion List | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jun 03 2008 Ask Idealware: Solutions for Tagging and Archiving a Discussion List Published by Nancy White at 12:54 pm under social media , technology stewardship Laura Quinn asked me to contribute an answer towards Idealware’s Ask Idealware. But it probably increases the consistency of tagging.

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 Enterprise Tagging Service social software saves IBM $4.6

Facial Recognition, Privacy and Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Viewdle – Photo and Video Face Tagging from Viewdle on Vimeo. This is what I was talking about in this post on privacy and facebook facial tagging and recognition -.

Listening vs. doing at CHIFOO

Learning Alliances

Carrie Gilbert, the CHIFOO program chair, and I came up with the idea of a “CHIFOO Tagging Project,&# as described on the CHIFOO site : In keeping with our 2009 Program Series’ theme of “Collaboration,” CHIFOO will be embarking on an experiment in online/offline community-building.

Social proof

Learning Alliances

Gene Smith observes in his book on Tagging that Cialdini’s idea of “ social proof &# explains a lot about why social tagging is useful. Tags: Communities of practice tagging technology_stewardship Books Smith’s book is full of insights and suggestions for software designers, but also seems very useful from a tech steward’s perspective.

Webology: Contents, Volume 5, Number 3, 2008, Folksonomies, the Web and Search Engines

Delicious/tag/cp2tech02

cp2tech cp2tech02 odinlab folksonomy tagging tags

Please Donate to Help Nepal’s Earthquake Victims

Full Circle Associates

So, I shared it on my wall tagging friends , many of whom re-shared the post, and made a donation. Just sayin… Next of course, my attention went to the question of “Where to donate?” I received several emails from charities that I already support that do work in the area. I donated to Save the Children. On Facebook, I noticed a list of vetted charities shared by another trusted colleague who works in the nonprofit sector, Peggy Duvette. I shared the article on my wall.

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Changing with technology: the example of collaborating with slack

Joitske Hulsebosch

With slack you can create channels, ask questions and call somebody into a conversation by tagging his name. I find it fascinating to see how our habits change (or don''t change at all!) driven by new technologies.

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Green Chameleon » Facets and Tags

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Facets and Tags More posts on tackling perceptions of facets and visualising tagging patterns over at the book blog.

Green Chameleon » Random Fun or Serendipity?

Green Chameleon

There’s a tagging meme going round where you design your own CD album cover using randomly generated elements for title, band name and cover image drawn from Quotationspage.com, Wikipedia, and Flickr.

Twemes.com vs. Search.twitter.com

Learning Alliances

Tags: flickr twemes mashups Event design tagging Technology Del.icio.us

Technology for communities Tools Wiki : Tags

Delicious/tag/cp2tech02

A resource on tagging for communities of practice. Tags: cp2tech02 calstat technologyforcommunity nptech tagging cp2tagging Still needs work.

Four Types of Status Updates for Improving Social Media Engagement on Facebook and Twitter

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

By naming people “tagging them” they can be pinged with interesting content. Just because you’ve got a Facebook Page and Twitter Account doesn’t mean anyone is interested in what you have to say.

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Green Chameleon » Supermarket 2.0

Green Chameleon

enabled – with user tagging, RSS feeds, semantic search, the works. www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Supermarket 2.0 OK, since we seem to be on a Web 2.0

Green Chameleon » Folksonomies in the Enterprise

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Folksonomies in the Enterprise Sarah Hayman has published a very strong and pragmatic paper on a combined folksonomy-controlled vocabulary approach which promises rich results for the application of tagging and exploitation of folksonomies in the enterprise. There is a web experiment regarding to folksonomies and collaborative tagging systems.

Prescient Releases the Social Intranet Study

Portals and KM

  Other tools followed with IM at 63% on the intranet, wikis at 61%, RSS at 56%, tagging at 51%, social networking at 43%, microblogging at 42%, podcasts at 39%, content ratings at 29%, social bookmarking at 23%, and mashups at 10%. 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. I had a chance to look at a preliminary copy and there are some interesting findings.

Technology for communities Tools Wiki : Tags

Delicious/tag/cp2tech02

A resource on tagging for communities of practice. Tags: cp2tech02 calstat technologyforcommunity nptech tagging cp2tagging Still needs work.

A Cure for Listless Tweeting: “Tweet to List”

Alchemy of Change

It’s an inelegant approach to a problem that bloggers have already solved by tagging their posts with different categories rather than setting up separate blogs for each of their interest areas.

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5 steps to a social media marketing campaign

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Just a game really, but a great way to get online, find communities, do some blogging, tagging, measuring and so on. This is for a presentation I gave as a seminar on Thursday.

Don’t Underestimate the Power of (Social) Collaboration. It Is Not a Given

Elsua

Take the example of tagging. And that’s just tagging. Ok, back to Social Business. After the last few days where I have been blogging a number of different times about some musings on redesigning and refining further along the workplace of the future, it’s time to get down to business again and continue to share further insights around social networking / computing for business or the good old Social Business itself.

2012 84

Has Social Media Killed Off Privacy?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Tagging occurs when a friend uploads a photograph of you to Facebook or Flickr or another photo sharing site. The Social Web becomes the Intelligent Web.

Four Ways to Improve Our Online Emotional Intelligence

Alchemy of Change

We need better tools for helping us track other people’s interests and tagging the information we run across on the web in ways that make it easy to share it with those most interested in it.

2011 91

#NRC01PL Personal Learning MOOC Week 1

Jenny Connected

I’m not sure how active I’ll be, but I’ll be tagging along. I have registered for Stephen Downes’ 7 week Personal Learning MOOC – Here is the text, advertising the course, from the first part of Stephen Downes’ Half an Hour blog.

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Curating our personal technology configurations

Digital Habitats

For a while I was obsessed with tagging material that helped us see others’ configuration, via my Delicious tags. (Cross posted on FullCirc and NWWCoP ).