Scientific community managers: applications for the AAAS Community Engagement Fellows Program are now open
OCTOBER 10, 2016
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) has launched the application process for the new Community Engagement Fellows Program, which will provide professional development for engagement experts in the scientific community. Applications will be accepted through Sunday, October 16. Featured From the Trenches Mark Your Calendars Open Community
Everything You Need To Know About Online Community Management
OCTOBER 17, 2016
JOIN THE 150+ ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVES WHO HAVE TAKEN THIS PROGRAM! I’ve partnered with Ben Martin of Online Community Results to offer an on-demand, crash course on the Essentials on Online Community Management (EOCM). We designed this course for community managers (full or part-time) and the executives who oversee community management. DON’T BE LEFT OUT!
NEW! Essentials of Online Community Management On-Demand Course
APRIL 9, 2014
I’ve partnered with Ben Martin of Online Community Results to offer an on-demand, crash course on the Essentials on Online Community Management (EOCM). We designed this course for community managers (full or part-time) and the executives who oversee community management. You don’t need a deep dive into the finer points community management. Going live.
Membership as Living Community
FEBRUARY 22, 2012
She will explain and explore for us how “d emand-centered models require a re-orientation of an organization from products and policies to people—customers, members, stakeholders” — and these are ideas which clearly relate very directly to the themes we’ve been exploring both in Open Community and in Humanize. . And why wouldn’t it? the higher the retention rate.
Twitter Announces Twitter Developer Communities
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
Twitter developers, come together: Twitter announced the launch of Twitter Developer Communities Wednesday. Senior advocacy marketing manager Kelly McMichael said in a blog post that the program is aimed at enabling developers to form their own communities worldwide and connect with each other locally, or with the @TwitterDev team. We’re ecstatic about the momentum of the communities and how this program will take connecting developers to the next level. Our mission is to meet, learn and champion developers who have built communities and applications with our products.
Helping Members and their Communities Succeed: the Future of What We Now Know as Membership
MARCH 28, 2012
The community was shaped to her needs and facilitated the kind of interactions, learning and development paths she needed to practice successfully. She could post and read about cases on this community platform; ask for advice; compare results; brainstorm on solutions; and go as deeply as she wanted into a specialized issue. We all have had these moments.
Social Design for Social Success
JANUARY 31, 2012
To create an identity shows the human need for sense of community belonging and self-esteem. Social Social Design takes these facts into consideration, in order to bring true value to the community you aim to build. Based on our community’s feedback and input, we make emotional decisions. It is in people’s nature to be part of communities. Form your C ommunity. Summary.
The New Competition: For-Profit Communities With Deep Pockets (Part 2)
MAY 28, 2014
Check out Part 1 of this series for an introduction to the new, for-profit, online communities like Doximity and ResearchGate that are changing the way their members work. These new communities focus first on providing indispensable tools to their members – tools that save time, money and, in the case of doctors, lives. Part 1 is here (and here on Avectra ). Member services.
Facebook’s Favorite Hacks of 2016
DECEMBER 29, 2016
During a hackathon dubbed Hack With Heart, Facebook came up with enhancements to its Safety Check feature, as well as Community Help. With 2016 coming to an end, Facebook shared its favorite hacks for the year from the many hackathons it hosted. Instead, many teams find ways to build on top of Facebook’s existing infrastructure in new ways. Masks will also come to Android soon.
Get Open Community on Audible
JUNE 19, 2013
Open Community is now on Audible! Just answer any of these questions: How has the growth of online community changed the way you work today? Is community management part of your job? How has community management changed other business processes at your org (e.g. Does the leadership at your organization understand the impact of online community on the future of the org?
Social Media Community Manager's Management
Social Media Network Marketing
SEPTEMBER 7, 2010
Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Tuesday, September 7, 2010 Social Media Community Managers Management Monitoring Social Media can be overwhelming. Hi Folks, do you work as an Online Community Manager? Social Media Community Managers Management Monitoring Social Media can be overwhelming.
10 Ways Strengthen Your Twitter Community with Commun.it
JUNE 4, 2013
Today, I’m going to look at one that can help you find new people to connect with, identify the most valuable people in your community, cut through the noise, and strengthen relationships with those who are most important to your business or blog. From here, you can quickly reply to those top engagements with a thanks or other applicable response. Why I Use Commun.it. Commun.it
Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both
AUGUST 20, 2011
As publishers continue to rely on the outside social web to foster their communities, they often witness dire consequences. Sites have experienced a dramatic decrease in core metrics and a dispersion of their most passionate community members. Today, the comment section provides a tool to build community engagement around a publisher. socialmedia longtailseo communities
Can Communities Serve As Perfect Add-On For Your Blog?
APRIL 12, 2011
Tweet Written by Nabanita Roy , who is a web enthusiast and blogger currently working as a Community Development Executive at forums.com. There are several community building tools for blog promotion. For example, one of them is the application called Forums that I work with. You get to know bloggers from different places, communities and of varied blogging spheres.
There Is No Salvation for the ‘Facebook Expert’
JANUARY 26, 2017
With Power Editor and the Facebook Ads API (application-programming interface), the geeks got a ton of tools to play with. But that died, largely because not all posts should get promoted, like when you’re notifying the community of a problem. Sounds like a bunch of mumbo jumbo? Good–that means you’re not one of the people who are about to get slaughtered.
Facebook Debuts 360 Photos
JUNE 9, 2016
Product manager Andy Huang announced in a Newsroom post Thursday that 360 photos are currently available for viewing via Facebook on the web and the latest versions of its flagship iOS and Android applications, adding that the tools for users to share their own 360 photos will be made available “over the next few days.”. Woods for Time. It’s a great shot of a great city.
Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide
JANUARY 11, 2017
We know that our community values sharing and discussing ideas and news, and as a part of our service, we care a great deal about making sure that a healthy news ecosystem and journalism can thrive. People on the latest version of our iOS and Android applications will be eligible to see these posts in News Feed and on publishers’ pages in the coming weeks. and James L. and James L.
Facebook Unveils Resources for Business Influencers
OCTOBER 31, 2016
Strategic partner manager Craig Mullaney wrote in a Facebook Media blog post : Hundreds of global business leaders across industries, regions and enterprise sizes use Facebook to connect authentically with their customers, employees, communities and other stakeholders. Facebook Monday released a bundle of resources for business influencers , highlighted by its Business Influencer Guide.
Facebook 2016 Open-Source Year in Review (Infographic)
DECEMBER 19, 2016
Highlights include: The top new Facebook projects in 2016 show the large appetite for React and React Native in the developer community. Underpinned by React Native, React VR is a framework for the creation of virtual reality applications that run in your web browser. It takes advantage of functional, asynchronous, declarative programming models for building VR applications.
The Missing Link Between Media and Marketing
Buzz Marketing for Technology
MAY 28, 2014
Advertising Applications Big Data Business Intelligence Content Marketing Conversion Conversion Optimization Data Mining Innovation Interactive Marketing Lead Generation Lead Nurturing Marketing Online Advertising Pay Per Click ROI Strategy AIB CMO Integrate Marketing Ops Modern Marketing Online Ads PPC SEO Integration between the two is a critical missing link.
The Other Side Of Comments And Community
APRIL 6, 2011
What can someone new to the Social Media world do to find and attract readers while building their own community? She answered today on her Spin Sucks Blog with a post titled, Building Your Online Community. Her answer was: "I always say social media, and building a community in general, is all about stroking other people's egos and scratching their backs. It seems like everyone with an opinion assumes that the goal is to grow an audience that has a lot of engagement, maybe some conversation and a semblance of community. online community. Maybe he didn't.
Airbnb Dives Into Live 360 Video on Twitter, Periscope
JANUARY 6, 2017
The accommodations network will present livestreamed 360-degree videos Friday and Saturday from London, Kauai (Hawaii) and Detroit, in an attempt to “offer people unprecedented access to local communities and help them discover the hidden gems of a city,” while promoting its recently launched Experiences and Places features. Airbnb became one of the first brands to take advantage of live 360 video on Twitter and Periscope , which debuted last week. Friday (Jan. 6) at 11 a.m. PT/2 p.m. Kauai Home Tour: Travelers will be brought to an amazing home in Kauai. Saturday (Jan. 7) at 11 a.m.
It’s Time to Take Facebook Seriously for Location Marketing
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
Incidentally, as part of the latest round of location marketing updates, Facebook has also made it easier for its community to find recommendations for things to do and places to go. Facebook is participating in a larger move toward the so-called Uberization of commerce, in which consumers use applications and other tools to accelerate the process of buying goods and services. What’s your location marketing strategy for Facebook? How often do you update your pages? For many businesses, the answers are, “I don’t have one,” and, “Whenever we can.”. You have to start using them.
Why size isn’t everything – at least for communities…
The Way of the Web
AUGUST 3, 2011
If you’re a social network or community owner, then the application of the value theory makes sense, and from an overall perspective, then the rise tide lifts all your individual ships up. And it’s the rise or fall of my neighbourhood which impacts me most – whether that’s house prices, new community services etc. You what now?
Report: How Twitter Users Discuss Mental Health Issues
MAY 12, 2016
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and PsychGuides.com used Twitter’s application-programming interface to search for mental-health-related hashtags and terms to find out which people use most and the sentiment of mental health conversations on the platform. According to the report, #MentalHealth and #EndTheStigma were among the most popular hashtags related to mental health.
Periscope Producer Lets You Stream From Sources Other Than Phones
OCTOBER 13, 2016
Viewers will be able to watch these broadcasts as they would “regular” Periscope videos, both within the Periscope and Twitter mobile applications, and on Periscope’s website. In a blog post , Periscope commented: Professionally produced live broadcasts on Periscope have always been part of our vision, and they give our community new types of content to watch together live.
From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JULY 24, 2008
From shared databases to communities of practice: A taxonomy of collaboratories. From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories. The types are: Distributed Research Centers, Shared Instruments, Community Data Systems, Open Community Contribution Systems, Virtual Communities of Practice, Virtual Learning Communities, and Community Infrastructure Projects. " Compared to other peer groups, scientific communities are often surprisingly egalitarian and broadly international. Community Data Systems.
The Secrets to Becoming Part of the Spin Sucks Crazies
DECEMBER 3, 2014
Please take note when submitting your application for Craziness—average superpowers need not apply. Communication Spin Sucks 24 days of christmas brand ambassadors community management how to become a spin sucks crazy how to develop a dedicated community spin sucks crazies spin sucks holiday edition Becoming a part of the Spin Sucks Crazies is no doubt on the 2015 list of many.
Facebook Removal of Fanpages. Community Pages.
APRIL 8, 2010
But it’s cos of the new terms and conditions : Special Provisions Applicable to Pages. You will restrict access to your Page in order to comply with all applicable laws. Prior to the release of “Community Pages”, Facebook had to constantly monitor Pages that were not created on behalf of official organizations. The new Fan page is Community page. Community Pages.
It's A Small (And Strange) World After All, Brands
MARCH 18, 2014
place where anyone - in text, images, audio and video - can create content, applications and communities about anything and everything. applications. brand community. community. online community. How much control does a company really have over their brand? Never has this question in business been asked more than in the past decade. It''s one of the fundamental reasons why I''m such a massive advocate for marketing to become a horizontal function within the organization instead of it''s current role as a vertical. What is the face of the brand? apple.
The Importance of Localized Branded Content on Social Media
DECEMBER 12, 2014
What is happening right now in your local community? It takes a Community Manager who grew up in the given location and is based there. Only Another step was the Global Pages feature highlighting the value of local community management. International And do you take local context into consideration when creating Social Media content for your global brand? Facebook.
3 Social Media Apps Every Marketer Should Use
FEBRUARY 13, 2012
If you are responsible for monitoring and engaging with your Twitter community, here are a few applications that you should be using. These applications and some elbow grease from you and your team will provide results like what I posted earlier on how social media engagement drives new followers. Hands down one of the best applications for a team of social marketers to use.
Periscope Unveils VIP Program, Will Reward Popular Broadcasters
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
If you’re new to Periscope or just starting out, our community is always changing and growing, and we encourage you to try a different format, share a new adventure and find your niche with like-minded broadcasters. Twitter Web Video Android android apps Applications apps followers free apps iOS iOS apps Live Videos Live-streaming Apps Livestreaming mobile apps Periscope Periscope VIP Program SlackPeriscope announced that it is rolling out a VIP Program , which will give popular broadcasters access to special rewards, including a VIP badge for their profiles.
Tweet Spinner Review: A Powerful Application to Manage Your Tweets
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
DECEMBER 22, 2009
Tweet Spinner is a powerful application that manages the more high level management Twitter tasks for you, from managing followers/friends to changing your profile design and then some. You might also want to see that they are future upstanding members of the community. Does this add a lot more value than those two applications? Fortunately, Tweet Spinner is here to help.
MingleBird – The Next Big Thing?
MARCH 1, 2011
Tweet All eyes on future development of success stories for application development lies within a triangle – the touch points of Social – Mobile – Game Design. believe the last application (not being an actual game) to come out of this triangle that has turned big is LBS applications like Foursquare and Gowalla , with a call for human interaction, a game design to win mayor ships, badges etc – and all powered through your mobile. MingleBird – a mobile socializing application. MingleBird seems to have it all. But I’m not that guy. Winners of Mashable Awards.
Facebook Testing Ads on Messenger Home Screen in Australia, Thailand
JANUARY 25, 2017
Product manager Eddie Zhang announced in a blog post that the social network is testing a module on the Messenger home screen that resembles the application’s existing modules for birthdays and friends who are online. For the Messenger community, it may enhance the discovery of new experiences to make it seamless to interact with businesses on their terms. We run long-term tests.
A Complete Guide to Facebook’s Q3 2016 Financial Results, Earnings Call
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
The voter-registration link Facebook added to its flagship mobile applications in September helped an estimated 2 million people complete the process, many for the first time. We just announced our quarterly results and gave an update on our community's progress in making the world more open and connected. Our community now has 1.8 billion monthly active users as of Sept.
A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call
JULY 27, 2016
Twitter Engage , a new companion application for iOS, helps creators better understand, engage and grow their audiences on the go with real-time data and insights. This is why we launched the Twitter Dashboard in Q2, which is a stand-alone app and web interface designed to help businesses connect with their customers and community. Product overview. No. 1 is around on-boarding.
Why Publishers Need to Walk Away From Facebook
JULY 25, 2016
Facebook is also closing its News Feed application, Paper , further curtailing choice of outlets and hastening a consolidation of power that benefits no one but Facebook. It’s determined by the almighty, seemingly ever-changing algorithm, which underscores the real need for and value in building communities around interests. The key is focusing on building communities around interests, not personal connections, to draw in both consumers and relevant advertisers. And that’s not all. Yikes! For one thing, many consumers are starting to peel back on social usage.
Monitor Your Brand’s Instagram Activity with New Reporting Tool
AUGUST 27, 2012
In my blog post How to Boost Your Number of Followers on Instagram , I wrote about the importance of monitoring your activity on photo-sharing application Instagram at the same level as you monitor your other social media presences. Simply Measured just made that task easier with the launch of a new Instagram reporting tool. Similar Posts: Use Instagram to Create Visual Engagement.