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Facial Recognition, Privacy and Social Media

Laurel Papworth

This is what I was talking about in this post on privacy and facebook facial tagging and recognition -. This also works with fingerprint recognition. I’m live blogging from the Augmented Reality Event conference in Santa Clara the Viewdle application so that’s all for now folks! AlexKilpatrick. Viewdle – Photo and Video Face Tagging from Viewdle on Vimeo. Useful.

Dreamforce: A Must Attend Event for Marketers and PR Professionals

Spin Sucks

The community aspect. The community that comes alive in the commenting! Salesforce had set up a Chatter community specific to Dreamforce. It was Mitch Joel talking about how personalization is being confused with privacy, and that marketers’ biggest challenge is to educate consumers on how we are collecting their data and how exactly we are going to use it. Networking.

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

mashable.com

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

Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

mashable.com

Edwards and Telligent CTO Rob Howard are releasing a white paper today that delineates what these standard-setting communities of the future will look like. According to their research, here are nine steps businesses must take in order to make their online communities world-class. 1. the article in full to learn more about building world-class communities. Have an account?

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What to Look For When Hiring a Community Manager

mashable.com

Commonly referred to as the “Community Manager,&# these brand ambassadors are a company’s direct link to its customers, owning the critical responsibility to grow, shape and respond to online conversations happening around that brand. Do You Need A Community Manager? Determining whether your brand needs a community manager comes down to efficiencies, trust and skill.

Facebook Reactions – Three Months On

Mindjumpers

One really interesting thing to come out of this so far was Facebook’s first ever testing of a temporary Reaction – a flower for Mother’s Day in the US (and other countries that celebrate this event in May). This shows their intentions for the future and the massive potential for customised actions on one-off days or events such as this. Value for Marketers. In Need of Wow’s.

Highlights from ProBlogger Event 2012

ProBlogger

Last weekend, over 300 bloggers converged at Etihad stadium in Melbourne to attend the annual Problogger event. This was the first year that we held the event over two days. One of my favorite moments of the event at the end of Day 2 when we all went out into the 40,000 seat stadium to think about the impact we can have as bloggers – Image by Danimezza. Our 2013 Event.

9 Things to Include in Every Speaker Request

Almost Savvy

While I love the actual speaking part of each engagement, it can be a bumpy road leading up to the event, especially if the host or sponsor hasn’t taken the time to clearly define their goals. Wanting to better manage the process of up-front event planning, I’ve put together a few tips which would make things flow more smoothly and efficiently. love public speaking!

Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012

Laurel Papworth

Investigate security and privacy, Circles and distribution of information. But the privacy and circles of distribution are different enough for marketers and business people to ask: how can I reach and engage with my audience on Google in an effective way? Event registration for Facebook Timeline for Business Pages powered by Eventbrite. Session Details . Forever!

Using Social Media for Government Communications

Spin Sucks

From concerts to library events, jobs and airport cancellations, the @CityPortland Twitter handle acts as a one stop shop of all the goings-on Mainers in the know, need to know. Instead, when you give your consumer or community greater control by providing multiple communications channels, you eliminate a lot of the frustration. And even engage fans. being proactive and.

Important Facebook News: Privacy Updates

Almost Savvy

As you probably know, Facebook has been facing a barrage of complaints regarding their “public is the new norm&# approach to privacy which resulted in much of your/our content being made public by default. This My email from Facebook: Hi Irene, Facebook will roll out changes today that will make it easier for our users to understand and control their privacy settings.

8 Tips for Using Social Media for Political Campaigns

Almost Savvy

First a note to the candidates: You have my deepest respect and admiration for being willing to step up and commit to helping our community, state, school board, water district, transportation or other sort of infrastructure management body. It shouldn’t have been a surprise that the online community didn’t grown much. That’s perfectly understandable. Engage (a.k.a.

Facebook CEO Bares All, Embraces New Privacy Settings

Pamorama

pamorama marketing, life, social media Home About Bookshelf Links Contact Facebook CEO Bares All, Embraces New Privacy Settings by Pam Dyer on December 11, 2009 Share While privacy gurus, security firms, and users try to decipher the implications of Facebook’s new privacy settings , at least one person is embracing them: Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Zuckerberg, who is usually extremely private, has opened up his profile so that anyone can see his wall, events, and photos. The reaction to the privacy changes was mixed. Please leave a comment!

All the news that’s fit to Tweet

The Way of the Web

Matthew’s article was sparked by recent outcry in the media community in Boston, due to a sports reporter tweeting from the funeral of the wife of New England Patrios’ owner Bob Kraft, and also references other notable incidents when people have tweeted about personal experiences, such as sexual assault or the death of their child to try and ask whether Twitter is a suitable medium for these topics. Does Twitter differ to reporting on the same event for print or TV? Should it be the media community judging as gatekeepers on what is the right medium?

Instagram Does the Two Step - And Steps In It

Social Media Marketing

But with yesterday's announcement of pending changes in its Privacy Policy and Terms of Service , Instagram is quickly falling from grace. Timeline of Events With Marissa Mayer at the helm, it was clear that she was making Flickr a strategic priority (along with mobile and a a renewed focus on products). And it's about creating that community around the user base - as noted above.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different. Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations. Community Management/Engagement. Today, I turn 30. Enjoy! Social Media: Measurement and ROI.

2012 #Nifty50 Top Men in Technology on Twitter

Blue Focus Marketing

The #Nifty50 Men are remarkable not only for their leadership , but for the passion they bring to everything they do, energizing customers, employee s and other influential members of their community. . Doing good deeds in the community is not only the right thing to do, but in the age of social branding it also makes good business sense. Chris Adams – @chrishadams. in August 2006.

2012 in Recap: The Year of Visual Social Media

Mindjumpers

As Timeline allows you to post back in time, you could now enhance past events such as your founding date, events you’ve held or a launch of a product to tell your story. Brands quickly picked up on the importance of visual communication and started building Instagram communities. Facebook Timeline. Facebook & Instagram: success and turbulences.

Link Love Monthly: Best of February 2011

SocialFish

Creating Community on a Facebook Page (Debra Askanase). Event 2.0. Beautiful Event Website Design: 10 Inspiring Example s (Event Manager Blog). Expanding the Concept of Event Social Networking Beyond Online Platforms (Michelle Bruno). Privacy Policy Re-imagined For Users Like You (Facebook). Toolbox. Facebook Page Redesign: Why Should Brand Marketers Care?

2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men

Blue Focus Marketing

It takes a community to build a community. So much of building a community requires understanding people and engaging with them.  Now you may wonder, “ How do we build a community? ”  According to Tom Grant , Ph.D, Senior Analyst at Forrester ( @TomGrantForr ) “You don’t build a community.  It’s moments like these that makes communities feel like family.

Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late. : Community Group Therapy

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Upcoming Events. Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late… posted in Uncategorized |. I’ve done a number of workshops the past few months with clients designed to do two primary things: Land a common understanding across the teams involved around what social media, communities and influencer programs really are and more importantly why it matters to a business. Let’s assume we can generally agree that ~70% will lurk, 20% join, 9% will be regulars and 1% participate in the community in extreme ways. Best Engaging Communities. Events.

How to Get Started with Instagram Marketing

Pamorama

Decide on a visual theme to represent your brand Use your products to tell a story that will interest your audience Ensure that your photos provide value to your followers Here are the latest Instagram profile image dimensions: Find your audience by researching and listening Hashtags are the lifeblood of the Instagram community. Your goal should be 2-3 new photos per week.

Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth

Have a look at the Facebook page – the way Sydney Flashmob organise their events: SydneyFlashMob have a website. REQUIREMENTS FOR JOINING. • An eccentric sense of humour. • An open willingness to voluntarily particpate in public art/pranks staged by members. • You DO NOT have to attend every event. Privacy Type: Open: All content is public. Community Created.

How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks

Kikolani

Privacy Policy Questions. Unable To Change Privacy Of Post. Privacy Rights – Photo Removal Request. Request for Community-Created Page Review. Report a Privacy Rights Violation. Report an Isssue with Events. Your Feedback about Privacy Settings. You can also discuss issues with other users in the Facebook Community Forum. The reason?

Approaching Strangers Through Foursquare

Ari Herzog

Geolocation applications allow you to share your location with other people and associate that location to restaurants, events, and other real-world venues. This privacy intrusion is why I deleted my Foursquare account two years ago. But I returned to the Foursquare community last winter and now share my check-ins on a daily basis. Her picture was attached to her name.

Cool Social Tools: BigMarker

SocialFish

BigMarker gives you all the tools to plan, conduct, record, store, and share your community’s web conferences. Provides an event page where attendees can find information regarding your webinar. Updates you as to how many people have registered for your event. Engage everyone in the community for feedback. Site: Bigmarker.com. Enter, BigMarker. photo credit ).

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Need Gifts for PR Pros? Here’s 12 of ‘Em

Waxing UnLyrical

suggest you purchase the book – whether the Kindle or paper edition – because it will really make you think about your relationship with technology, and the privacy implications thereof. Events that will inspire you: 7. The When Kellye  asked me to speak  at the 2014 event, I jumped at the chance. And wouldn’t that be cool? Books that will round you out: 1. 

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Tetherless World Constellation Launch Event - June 11, 2008

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Rensselaer and the Tetherless World Research Constellation are partnering with one of the most widely read technology blogs in the world, ReadWriteWeb , to help engage the entire Web community in this interactive event. Ranked among Technorati’s Top 10 blogs in the world, ReadWriteWeb is the lead blog in a growing network of blogs devoted to Web technology, and is an ideal partner to link the community of the Web to Rensselaer. Schedule of Events. 2:30 p.m. The most popular questions will drive the discussion at the June 11 debate. Submit Your Questions Now.

The Career Path of the Corporate Social Strategist: An Introspection

Social Media Strategery

Be Proactive or Become ‘Social Media Help Desk.&# As I clicked through the report, I found that I couldn’t put it down – it did a fantastic job of putting into words some of the things that I, and many of my #gov20 counterparts have been talking about, not on the conference stages, but in the hallways of events like Gov 2.0 Summit and Gov 2.0 And other people realize that too.

Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth

She stays on message – online communities are good, broadcasting spammy advertising is bad. We’ve used them since day dot (well, since I’ve been in online communities, anyway, around the end of the 1980′s). When I was in Saudi Arabia , working on the women’s online community (iMatter, showing that Women of Islam matter), no one used their real name.

Event: Customer Service Call Centres and Social Media

Laurel Papworth

I’ve been asked to speak in Melbourne on April 15th (evening) about the impact of social media, online communities, social networks and call centres. Guest speakers: Laurel Papworth is Australia’s leading social media strategist and has been working with online communities, virtual worlds and forums for 20 years. Nick Duggal specialises in industrial relations matters, including compliance with privacy legislation. Event: Customer Service Call Centres and Social Media is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. 5.00 for 5.30 – 7.30pm. Price.

Nielsen Report: Blogs Still on the Rise | ClickZ

www.clickz.com

SES Events. Social Media Community Management Social Commerce Social Integration Social Media Smarts. Live Events. Community activity stream. Upcoming Events. Breaking Down Privacy Barriers: Strategies to Managing Customer Data. Community Management. Community Management. Privacy Policy. 0. ); //. Marketing News & Expert Advice. ClickZ.asia. ClickZ Academy. Search Engine Watch. Home Topics Stats & Tools Training & Education Jobs White Papers Subscribe. Newsletters. Mobile. iPhone. Whats Hot: SXSW. American Express.

Twitter Commits Suicide (or Twipocalypse Now: Redux)

TwiTip

Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip Neal Wiser @nealwiser Twitter Commits Suicide (or Twipocalypse Now: Redux) 17 Over the past few weeks, the Twitterverse has been rocked by events that might have as much an impact on the Twitter ecosystem as asteroids did on dinosaurs.

25 No-Fail Social Media Questions to Establish Meaningful Relationships

Rebekah Radice

With traditional networking, you had to dress up and go to a local event if you wanted to meet someone. With Give you a deeper understanding into how you can best support your community. We value your privacy and would never spam you. Ever wonder how to connect, engage and create meaningful social media conversations ? Or how Sure you have! It’s only natural. Preparation. That,

7 Social Media Tactics Your 2013 Budget Needs to Succeed

www.clickz.com

SES Events. Social Media Community Management Social Commerce Social Integration Social Media Smarts. Live Events. UPCOMING EVENTS. Community Management. Community Management. Privacy Policy. ); //. Marketing News & Expert Advice. ClickZ Awards. ClickZ.asia. ClickZ Academy. Search Engine Watch. Subscribe to Newsletters. Touch Edition. Marketing.

5 Supah-Cool Free Online Tools For Nonprofits

SocialFish

From the BigMarker website: BigMarker is a free web conferencing community. With unlimited access to live events, there are endless opportunities for you, your community, organization, business, classroom, and social network to grow. Unlike other web conferencing services, they offer a community to connect with. You can share documents, host club-only events, create a virtual bulletin board and even manage online donations. The iPhone app, which I use regularly on the subway, is a malleable resource at any event. BigMarker.com. WorkFlowy.com. TweetDeck.

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Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics

www.web-strategist.com

Why not just establish some sort of conversion goal from the web on your own site (blog or www) as hub and create a social segmentation, establish process to campaign tag special links / promos and set everything else as a KPI (community size, engagement events). Why are social analytics so important? This is a new medium, and proof over re allocation of investment is key. Wowza!

Introducing Users to the Concept of Meeting Workspaces in MOSS 2007 | NetworkWorld.com Community

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Events. Advertise | Careers | Contact us | Terms of Service/Privacy | Reprints and links | Partnerships | Press room | Subscribe to NW. Friday, June 27, 2008. Research Centers. Security. Anti-Virus / Spyware / Spam. Compliance & Regulation. Firewalls / VPN / Intrusion. Services. Cisco Security Watch. Microsoft Security Watch. LANs & WANs. Broadband Services. Ethernet Switches.

Like Stuff On Facebook? Say Cheese, You're An Ad!

Waxing UnLyrical

These “sponsored stories&# will only appear in the news feeds, and sidebar ads, of your Facebook friends, based on your privacy settings. This is the most interesting part of the whole thing: while you can determine which of your friends sees what, based on your privacy settings, what you cannot do is opt out of your “likes&# being used as ads. It’s just commonsense.

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I Don't Care Where. You. Are. Right. Now. | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search I Don’t Care Where.

How Facebook Hurt My Feelings | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

In the end, it turned out that somehow Facebook had totally screwed up her privacy settings and a bunch of her friends now had limited access. I was just the first one to notice it, so she had no idea. Still, it shocked me to see how a little check-box deep in the Facebook privacy settings led to my own feelings of self-doubt and rejection. Why would she have blocked me? Was I wrong?

This Week in Social Media – 5/8/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep our wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. Being a community manager is more than just posting to social networks on behalf of brands.

35 Great Social Media Infographics

Pamorama

link] Social Media in Orgs These charts are phenomenal and will come in very handy for folks who need to figure out how to leverage social media and help convince others about what should be done and how. I'm sharing them with members of the Social Media in Organizations (SMinOrgs) Community. Starshot – Strategic Event Marketing [.] The Social Engagement Spectrum 2. Anyone?