Virtual Community/Social Media Course by Howard Rheingold on Prezi

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

virtual_community online_community social_media curriculum prezi

Rules and warnings for building successful online communities

The Bumble Bee

Most online communities are simply online ghost towns. Maybe online communities are not for you? Virtual CommunitiesPeople register, get their login details, visit once, decide its not for them and never return. This pattern is repeated over and over.

2012 80

Trending Sources

21st Century Learning: The Art of Building Virtual Communities

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

21st Century Learning « Learning 2.0 | Main | Meme: 8 Random Facts » The Art of Building Virtual Communities This is cross posted over on techLEARNING. Youd think developing a virtual learning community (VLC) or online community of practice (CoP) would be easier. After all, its virtual- nobody even has to worry about whatto wear! It is developed around the roles and interactions members of a community have asparticipants in that community.

New Research on Hard Benefits of Online Customer Communities

The Bumble Bee

According to a 2011 survey, almost 50% of the top 100 global brands host some kind of network or community but are there any indications that these investments are paying off? Virtual Communities

New publication: Expanding the Academic Research Community – Building Bridges into Society with the Internet

Making CommunitySense

de Moor (2014), Expanding the Academic Research Community – Building Bridges into Society with the Internet. Stillman (eds.), Theories, Practices, and Examples for Community and Social Informatics , Monash University Publishing, Melbourne. After (re)defining this process, we examine how the academic research community could be expanded using the Internet. academia communities Internet research socio-technical systems universities virtual communities society

2014 36

Rheingold

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

online_community virtual_community Howard_Rheingold 1987

Technology- where is the action in virtual communities of practice?

Joitske Hulsebosch

One of my questions on technology is whether you can reach a level of virtual community of practice with a substantial impact on actual practice of the members. (I Yet, it would still be a virtual community of practice as the main medium is the newsgroup.

Knowledge Jolt with Jack: The Art of Building Virtual Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Art of Building Virtual Communities Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach has an excellent piece on The Art of Building Virtual Communities. Obviously, these things build upon one another to grow (or diminish) a community.

Knowledge Management for Social Innovation: Virtual Communities: At What Price?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Knowledge Management for Social Innovation A blog about Communities of Practice and web based approaches to leading change through better use of knowledge. « Communities of Practice: Lessons from Latin America | Main | OPEN INVITATION: GLOBAL JAM ONLINE COMMUNTIES FOR SOCIAL INNOVATION » Virtual Communities: At What Price? How much does a virtual community cost?

The Art of Building Virtual Communities (Techlearning blog)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Question has Changed » The Art of Building Virtual Communities. Youd think developing a virtual learning community (VLC) or online community of practice (CoP) would be easier. After all, its virtual- nobody even has to worry about what to wear! However, with the rise of virtual learning community platforms like Ning and Elgg it is becoming evident that many CoPs are dead on arrival and many others die of neglect early on, in their toddler stage.

Virtual Behavior Settings: An Application of Behavior Setting Theories to Virtual Communities

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

online_community

Persona Management Software destroys internet authenticity

The Bumble Bee

In other words, it automatically generates what look like authentic profiles, making it hard to tell the difference between a virtual robot and a real commentator. Virtual Communities

LBJ School - RGK Center - Virtual Volunteering - The Dynamics of Online Culture and Community

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

online_community virtual_community resources

WorldChanging: Tools, Models and Ideas for Building a Bright Green Future: Cliff Figallo and the Evolution of Virtual Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Feb 24, 09 About Stuff Shelter Cities Community Business Politics Planet Cliff Figallo and the Evolution of Virtual Community Jon Lebkowsky August 27, 2007 7:34 AM Cliff Figallo is a man with deep roots in the evolution of the social internet. Community is instinctive, I believe.

An Analysis of the Use of Virtual Communities of Practice in Managing Knowledge for Professional Development by Oberlin Group Librarians

Delicious/choconancy/communities_of_practice

WSL communities_of_practice peer-learning

index

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

virtual_community online_community content repository Resnick

Upcoming Speaking Engagements in Raleigh and London

Managing Communities

photo credit: Brandon Eley Following my engagements earlier this year for CNN, Dell, South by Southwest Interactive and Virtual Community Summit, I have made a conscious effort not to pursue any speaking opportunities, so that I could be head down, getting some work done.

Appreciating people who reach out: influencers revisited

Connectable Dots

Yet anybody who works in online community knows some people do add tremendous value. What can we give to those who are providing community connective tissue? I wish we could pay a living wage for being part of a community and being fabulous.

Exciting unconference for online community pros

Connectable Dots

The best get-togethers for online community professionals are hosted by Forum One. Their sold-out summer 2008 Online Community Unconference was just held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View.

Online Community Business Forum in Santa Fe 2008

Connectable Dots

One thing that is obvious after going to multiple events organized by Forum One is the nature of the ongoing community around these small conferences.

Facebook Intensive Class – Computer Class, 1 Day

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

All your questions will be answered as your facilitator has been managing Facebook Pages with 1 million plus fans for several years and growing online communities in general for 20 years. Looking for a very indepth Facebook class?

2012 83

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Community 2.0

John Tropea - Delicious Community

It has been ten years since I wrote Net Gain and many people have asked me what my current view is on the economic opportunities associated with virtual communities. Well, a couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of delivering the opening keynote presentation at the Community 2.0

2007 20

3 Day Social Media Intensive – Hands on! Sydney 2014

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Since 2005, Laurel has been teaching online community management at the University of Sydney and she has been managing virtual communities since 1989. Shares Hiya, I’m running my last 3 Day social media intensive for this year, in December.

2014 89

Social Media Course – $176 – 13 June 2012 Sydney with @InforumGroup

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew, managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef.

2012 91

Sydney Social Media Course – 3 Days with Laptop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Laurel manages massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Since 2005, Laurel has been teaching online community management at the University of Sydney and she has been managing virtual communities since 1989.

2013 88

Social Media Intensive Course – August 2016 – Sydney Training

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Are you looking for an intensive social media course for advanced or professionals?

2016 46

Teemu - Virtual experiences are not virtual

Delicious/choconancy/online_facilitation

Referencing [link] - "virtual experiences are about identity building, group-cohesion, and community." " Tags: online_facilitation virtual_community online_interaction

Reclaim Blogging – On Why Your Blog Still Is Your Best Personal Branding Social Tool

Elsua

Community Builders. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0 Over the course of the years Hugh MacLeod has always been posting some of the most amazing content available out there on the Internet Blogosphere on various different topics, specially, related to Social Networking.

2011 127

The Leading Virtually Digest, February 8, 2009

Leading Virtually

What: Financial Times special report about the current downturn offering opportunities for distributing leadership and the use of flexible virtual teams. Posts to which it is related: What President Obama Teaches Us For Leading Virtually , So Far And Yet So Near , Leading Virtual Communities: Do We Have the Answers , Are Casual Virtual Team Participants Endangering Virtual Teams.

Social Media Training: 3 Day Intensive Advanced Class

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Since 2005, Laurel has been teaching online community management at the University of Sydney, Australian Film and TV School, Metro Film School and she has been managing virtual communities since 1989. Students will develop strategies on how to monetize their customer communities.

2012 64

CommunityBuilders – Online Community Still Crazy After Years with Nancy White

Elsua

If you have been involved with virtual communities and online facilitation, I bet it’s almost impossible not having come across the absolutely fabulous work on facilitating online communities Nancy has done, and shared across!,

2011 62

More on Trust in the Social Enterprise – confused of calcutta

John Tropea - Delicious Community

It’s during times like these that I see just how much of a blessing online communities can be. Virtual Communities and Trust. There should be a law against using the phrase Virtual Communities without invoking the name of Howard Rheingold , the doyen on that subject, the onlie begetter of that phrase. Different communities of interpretation, from anthropology to economics, have different criteria for studying whether a group of people is a community.

2012 27

#CMAD 2013 and Sharing Some Appreciation

Online Community Strategy

Today (ok, technically tomorrow) is Community Manager Appreciation Day, or #CMAD. I see #CMAD as a way to raise the visibility of the role of Community Management in addition to a whole lot of gratitude for Community Managers being passed around. My “A” is still appreciation, but I wanted to call out a handful of people in the industry who have really helped shape my thinking about Community Management, and consequently, my career in the industry.

Communities of Practice

Chris Corrigan

My friend Peter Rawsthorne begins a series of blog posts today reflecting on what is required to keep a community of practice together online and across organizational boundaries. What do you need to consider when building a Community of Practice CoP that spans organizational boundaries where client confidentiality needs to be honored. via Critical Technology: Virtual Community of Practice Conundrum. Collaboration Community

Communities of Practice

Chris Corrigan

My friend Peter Rawsthorne begins a series of blog posts today reflecting on what is required to keep a community of practice together online and across organizational boundaries. What do you need to consider when building a Community of Practice CoP that spans organizational boundaries where client confidentiality needs to be honored. via Critical Technology: Virtual Community of Practice Conundrum. Collaboration Community

Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Leveraging Community thinking. To think about it - online communities are like "Pages" on facebook (like this blogs page on Facebook, or the HR Professionals community ) while a social network is what you see when you log into your Facebook account. Lets build a community.

2004 11

A Social Network Development Model

The Bumble Bee

Way back in the social networking Dark Ages, OK - October 2005, I published a "A Virtual Community Development Model" with sports metaphors for each stage. Read A Virtual Community Development Model.

An Award Winning Community Strategy… 30 Years in the Making

Online Community Strategy

Community has been part of the fabric of Autodesk since the beginning, and as early as 1986 the company was engaging customers in the nascent virtual communities forming around BBS, Compuserve and the like. The Autodesk Community Transformation. The Fusion 360 Community.

How Many Circles Does it Take to Make a Community?

How to Save the World

L ast evening I spent a couple of hours with three of my Bowen In Transition colleagues — Don Marshall, Rob Cairns and Robert Ballantyne — discussing what, if anything, we might do to start preparing our community (Bowen Island, off Vancouver BC, population 3800, area 20 sq.

Building Great Enterprise 2.0 Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Communities. It’s All About Community Most business leaders do not care about social networking — especially at the office. Social and collaboration technologies enable us to form virtual communities and feel more connected. Although the communities may be virtual, the impacts that spill into the real world are tangible. Do You Really Have a Community? An enterprise community requires more. Communities. about us.

CMS 21