Is search a bridge between real and virtual worlds?
JANUARY 8, 2013
Search is the window into the virtual world and your virtual shop. Watch: How to Merge Your Real and Virtual Worlds [Video]. Podcast 393 - Effective Communication in a Virtual World. Social Media virtual world search content marketing strategy brand buying + online social marketing strategy online sales b2b b2cThis is key.
Podcast 393 - Effective Communication in a Virtual World
JULY 24, 2012
Debra Benton is a powerful speaker/consultant/author who has been in business successfully for over 30 years having founded Benton Management Resources in 1976 and today she joins Anna Farmery to talk about being an effective Virtual Executive. As a business executive you should always see yourself as online.and visible to the world. Debra Benton is a powerful speaker/consultant/author who has been in business successfully for over 30 years having founded Benton Management Resources in 1976 and today she joins Anna Farmery to talk about being an effective Virtual Executive.
Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User
AUGUST 1, 2010
Called Facebook “Credit it includes a real world component named, rather fetchingly, “App2User , which aims to encourage merchants and loyalty programs like Qantas Frequent Flyer points and Flybuys and whatnot to use the Facebook points social media system. But first… Quick note on currency and Virtual Goods. Virtual or otherwise. Hero World 2,100,000.
Real investments in virtual worlds continue
The Way of the Web
JANUARY 3, 2010
Don’t forget back in 2004, David Storey paid $26,500 in Entropia , then Jon Jacobs invested $100,000 in a virtual space station in Entropia in November 2005, and of course Anshe Chung became a millionaire via Second Life in 2006. Out-of-world mainstream sees that, not the real news as to what is actually happening inworld. hope they decide to open their eyes.
Show 352 - Creating Customer Value on the Digital Frontier
SEPTEMBER 23, 2011
To subscribe or listen for free , you don't need to download anything and all explained at the end of the post. Joe Pine who specializes in helping people see the world of business differently. joins How experiences can be a mix of reality, virtual worlds anda scale all the way between.for instance augmented reality such as navigation systems. What is infinite possibiliy?
Show 431 - Why you should be excited about robotics
APRIL 21, 2013
Are robotics bridging the gap between the virtual world and the real world. Pod Casts robotics robots what is a robot engaging brand podcast social marketing business ideas brand marketing tips Romotive keller rinaudo virtual world anybot romo future of robotics Today Anna Farmery (me!) Why robotics is fascinating? What is a robot? What is the future of robotics.
Show 361 - Thinking About Digital Legacy
NOVEMBER 25, 2011
How research shows how we are changing our ideas about what we own in the digital world. How the digital world is now incorporating 3D models and even senses. Does this mean that our physical and virtual worlds are merging. Show 361 of The Engaging Brand leadership and marketing podcast is ready just for you. We discuss.
Thank you and some free books for Christmas reading
The Way of the Web
DECEMBER 18, 2010
‘Virtual Justice’ by Greg Lastowka. Blogging books ebooks free books gaming hacking inspiration marketing open source pdf Virtual Worlds WritingIt’s the season of goodwill, so it seems a perfect time to say thank you to everyone that’s visited my blog, followed or message me on social networks, or kindly referred me to potential new clients. Plus everyone that’s helped me set-up sites, answered my own questions, and anyone that’s come along to the #DPiP meetups or chatted at conferences etc. ‘Content’ by Cory Doctorow.
Validation is the Prime Reason for Content Sharing
Social Marketing Forum
MAY 19, 2011
Validation is a primary motivator in human society and since the virtual world is a reflection of the analog one, it is here as well. Blogging Community marketing Content marketing Email marketing Opinion Social media marketing content marketing content sharing email marketing like buttons lurkers socail media
Survey: 60% of Physicians Believe Social Media “Improves the Care They Deliver”
The Realtime Report
NOVEMBER 1, 2012
Using Twitter has also expanded his network; the platform has “led to professional relationships with people he never would have met outside the virtual world.” Many physicians are making use of social media – as a way to manage new information, discuss the latest journal articles or research, and to help provide quality care. Dr. Robert S. The conclusion?
Virtual Event Technologies Defined
FEBRUARY 11, 2011
No doubt you’ve started investigating the dizzying array of digital solutions for your event: content-capture, hybrid, live stream, on-demand, Skype, videoconferencing, virtual, webinar, 2D, 3D. Virtual Event Definitions. 2D Virtual Platform. Two-dimensional computer-based digital models that are representational of real world objects. 3D Virtual Platform.
Will Microsoft and Xbox rule online identities in the future?
The Way of the Web
MARCH 22, 2011
A really interesting Microsoft internal team video has appeared on the web, showing the ambition of the Windows Gaming Experience team for your Xbox avatar to become your identity and persona in the digital world. Digital Culture Facebook Futurism Gamification microsoft Videogames xbox 360 avatars digital identity digital interaction leaked internal ideo micrsoft Virtual Worlds xbox live
Online Marketing 101 for Entrepreneurs
SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
When you’re a struggling entrepreneur, your business takes over your world as you try to boost your brand and broaden your customer base. You simply need to get your business into the online discussion world with a few key strategies. With websites being necessary in today’s business world, you need to use your site in a calculated manner. Start with Your Website.
Family Village - A Facebook Game I Can Get Addicted To
Stay N' Alive
MARCH 6, 2011
I've always avoided Facebook games such as Farmville, now Cityville, and other "Virtual Worlds" that seem to suck up your time while annoying your friends via your news feed. Technology Paul Allen Farmville social Facebook FamilyLink Family Village utah Virtual worldNetworking? Hardly. just came across a new game, still in Alpha, that may change my mind on the subject.
Family Village – A Facebook Game I Can Get Addicted To
Stay N' Alive
JANUARY 11, 2011
I’ve always avoided Facebook games such as Farmville, now Cityville, and other “Virtual Worlds that seem to suck up your time while annoying your friends via your news feed. Facebook Technology social Family Village FamilyLink Farmville Paul Allen utah Virtual worldNetworking? Hardly. The game is quite addicting! FamilyLink is a former client of mine.
Nonprofit Webinar Series – Social Fundraising
JUNE 14, 2011
Whether you work with a grass roots organization or a humongous nonproft you know that social media can be an effective way to make your message more visible out there in the world. He currently manages the online community of the Nonprofit Commons in the virtual world Second Life, which hosts 120 tenant organizations and an active volunteer base. Free webinars you say? link].
Match Makers go Social by Breaking Stereotypes
JULY 9, 2014
The #BreakingStereotypes campaign gained a lot of attention in the virtual world. [Ed: The tradition of arranged - as opposed to "love" - marriages has been practiced in India for centuries, and is still a thriving and commonly accepted practice on the sub-continent. relatively recent proliferation of matchmaking sites is bringing the tradition in step with the tech age.].
From Promoted Pins to Social Profiles on Google: What’s New in Social Media
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
In 2014, Pinterest made its foray into the advertising world with a beta test of Promoted Pins. With Promoted Pins, the company hopes users will continue to discover more of the things they love — and take those things from the virtual world to the real world. Check back at the end of February to stay social savvy by reading about the hottest developments! Use App.
Revenue: Social media games and virtual goods 2010
JANUARY 27, 2010
Virtual goods in the USA will reach $1.6 have a patent in social network economies particularly in user generated virtual goods – which we don’t see a lot of yet. So I tend to keep an eye on how virtual goods are coming along. Now it’s easier… From GamesBeat/VentureBeat : Virtual goods are expected to hit $1.6 billion revenue in 2010.
Snooki v. Toni Morrison
APRIL 4, 2011
“At some point in life the world’s beauty becomes enough. Brian Meeks used to make his living in the virtual world of Second Life, where he built spaces for corporate clients under the name Ecocandle Riel. Guest post by Brian Meeks. I don’t know Snooki. I can say with confidence. That would be unfair. She was to receive $32,000. applaud her for getting the gig.
IBM Social Computing Guidelines
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
Blogs, wikis, social networks, virtual worlds and social media. To contribute: IBMas a business, as an innovator and as a corporate citizenmakes important contributions to the world, to the future of business and technology, and to public dialogue on a broad range of societal issues. This includes forms of online publishing and discussion, including blogs, wikis, file-sharing, user-generated video and audio, virtual worlds * and social networks. Skip to main content. Country/region [ select ]. IBM Social Computing Guidelines. Introduction. Privacy.
Social Media Networking Is A Win - Win Situation
Social Media Network Marketing
OCTOBER 9, 2011
It is essential that you know what it takes to enable healthy Networking in the online world. Networking in the virtual world is almost similar to the Networking in the real world. The difference is obvious that while in the real world you are able to meet on a Face to Face basis while in the virtual world there is video conferencing and so on. Networking is an integral part of Social Media. The power of your online Network can be tremendous if you are able to retain and maintain it on a day to day regular basis. Have you helped them?
Acronym Acrimony: Winning The LOL War
MARCH 18, 2011
The great science minds of the world will continue to unravel its mysteries. In truth, I don’t really care if Hong Kong, Singapore and Chinese Taipei (or as it is pronounced in the rest of the world, “Taiwan ) are dominating the sciences. I don’t have kids and if I did, I wouldn’t waste their most productive years gaining a mediocre understanding of biology and physics.
Beware of the Digital Dark Side
DECEMBER 14, 2011
There are those who react immediately to everything and we accept them as they are both in the real and virtual worlds but they are in the minority. Write your post in a word processor and stare at it for a while, write your tweet on a post-it and read it over for several minutes, let the moment pass before you shout your righteous indignation to the world. Enter Social Media.
Show 359 - What is Gamification
NOVEMBER 11, 2011
Is gamification purely virtual world or are they in real world marketing as well? Is gamification purely virtual world. Show 359 of The Engaging Brand leadership and marketing podcast is ready just for you. To subscribe or listen for free , you don't need to download anything and all explained at the end of the post. . We discuss.
Websites, Emails, Chats, Forums, Social Media, Clouds, QR Codes
Social Media Network Marketing
OCTOBER 14, 2011
Twenty years back having your Business and Brand in the virtual world was not a very digestible thought. Unfortunately a lot of mishaps took place and the online world was seen with a lot of suspicion. The world was loosing boundaries. This was when the world become small. Being on Social Media was not even thought of. People had started with the dot com [.com]. This was not a wrong perception, there were many people who went all out and scammed on the net. People had made investments. There were people who trusted with a lot of money. Distances minimized.
Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics
AUGUST 14, 2011
After interviewing nearly 40 experts and working with Charlene Li and a bit of help from myself, she’s found six distinct use cases (see compass below) on how companies are measuring using these new toolsets. Why are social analytics so important? This is a new medium, and proof over re allocation of investment is key. The more you share it, the easier it is for us to produce more. Wowza!
Twitter and Guinea Pig Worry
JUNE 10, 2011
If they had Tweetdeck, they wouldn’t have missed my response, and my world would have been a happier place. Image: WOAW – the world of animal welfare via Flickr, CC 2.0. Brian Meeks used to make his living in the virtual world of Second Life, where he built spaces for corporate clients under the name Ecocandle Riel. Guest post by Brian Meeks. digress.
A Better Social Web Exists
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
Our virtual worlds can become a place of vigorous discourse. Instead of focusing on the Klouts of the world we need to develop more myImpacts. A better social web exists. It exists within each of us. Today, this social web isn’t popular, instead it has fascinating small pools and eddies of action and meaningful dialogue. Popcorn dreams? Maybe. Dreams can be achieved.
Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?
JUNE 29, 2009
For an additional 500, be sure to visit Master List 2. And the third 500 has started on Master List 3. To learn how to contribute/edit, visit the Administration page. Wikis Automotive United States David Bausola Ford Hurra Torpedo campaign Presentation sharing Automotive United States Philippe Deltenre Ford Where are the Joneses? adenin Facebook Page Social networks High Tech United States Meryl K. Evans adenin TECHNOLOGIES Inc. Adenin Twitter Microblogging / Microsharing High Tech United States Meryl K. Whittemore ePi Tech Inc.
5 Cool Education Tools to Check Out in Summer
JUNE 7, 2013
From toddlers learning their ABCs to adults looking to advance their knowledge of infinitely complex subjects, there is simply no topic left unexplored by the virtual world at large. Wikipedia. Sure, Wikipedia may seem like almost too obvious a choice to lead our list of educational tools, but it is a learning source that is too often taken for granted. Wonderopolis. Audio Books.
Why Facebook Timeline Ads Suck
APRIL 9, 2012
Now, please, let’s remember, this is my Timeline. I am concerned, quite concerned, that these ads might ruin my life and bring about an end to the world. In my grief I discover the secret to cold fusion and use my unlimited power to attempt to take over the world. Guest post by Brian Meeks. I was going to write a post on Pinterest, which has piqued my interest. will not!
8 ways to deal with negative comments in online communities
APRIL 26, 2011
So we ran (in the virtual world) an Olympics for them and they shut up about the logo change. This may end up being the most important response you can make to World War Three breaking out online – as groups with different value systems move into each others ‘ circles, our politically correct lives are about to be turned upside down. Fight with them? Ignore them?
Social Media: NAB Break Up Letter
FEBRUARY 14, 2011
Does NAB dissing the opposition make the world a better place? World of Warcraft: Terrorists and Virtual Worlds (9). NAB bank have a Valentine’s Day social media campaign running at the moment – encouraging people with a mortgage to “break up with the other banks. Here’s the “break up letter video. Let’s have a look at why.
Best Social Media and Digital Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 2
FEBRUARY 7, 2012
Meanwhile, dating websites and virtual worlds (e.g. Reports, surveys, studies and infographics are among the most popular content posted and shared across social networks. We’re all hungry for data. Marketers, we’re told, need to think like publishers. But which networks are most effective for spreading the content produced? Who is actually consuming all of this content?
A Beginner’s Guide to Online Social Networking
OCTOBER 5, 2010
The majority of the popular online social networking sites permit users to bond with new friends from across the world. You should be wary of conducting your whole life through the use of a social networking site – real physical connections with people in the real world are also very important. Online social networking sites permit you to get together and bond with new friends.
Social Media and Disability
MARCH 26, 2012
In the same way the Braun Corporation literally mobilizes the disabled, social media keeps the disabled and elderly moving in the virtual world. More and more the elderly and people with disabilities are embracing social media. With this in mind there are initiatives to make the web more universally accessible. Whether or not these initiatives will be effective is debatable, but it’s clear that social media technology can be used for more than just meaningless status updates – it can actually accommodate meaningful community. This couldn’t be further from the truth. Summary.
Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #273
SEPTEMBER 12, 2015
Goggles and virtual worlds? Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? Check out these six links that we're recommending to one another: Comment is weird. "I don't know what this is, but I like it. Maybe NSFW, at least Tony Blair is. Our cues for veracity are all borked." Alistair for Hugh). Hell's Club. mirum.
Key trends for 2012: Digital Disruption gets Physical
The Way of the Web
DECEMBER 15, 2011
But the majority of these changes have all been concerned with the fact you can transmit information and content effortlessly around the world. The key change for 2012 is that three major trends and breakthroughs will have a far bigger impact than ever before on the physical world. Big brands will continue to exist, but already they’re moving to a world in which they retain their size by the interests they own and the backroom elements they can provide more than leading the storefronts and businesses with their brands. President Obama has already announced the U.S
The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
DECEMBER 10, 2008
If people would simply apply common sense practices, both real life and on the web, the world would be such a better place. As the author of both Face to Face: How To Reclaim the Personal Touch in a Digital World and How To Work a Room, I’ve stressed that what we do both online and off-line (face to face) contributes to our reputations. Many call this spam. Usually.) At all.
22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets
APRIL 13, 2010
Expansions and upgrades Twitter’s not World of Warcraft so this is a bit harder. Virtual Real Estate a tough one again if you are not a virtual world like Second Life but how about a special forum for payment. Real World Events Music labels, film studios pay MySpace for record launches and Secret Shows. One, should we monetize other people’s activity?
Blogs and educating the eflective practitioner
Buzz Marketing for Technology
SEPTEMBER 29, 2008
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Why Government Monitoring Is Creepy
FEBRUARY 16, 2012
Everybody knows that Twitter is public (unless you make your updates private), Facebook has public updates, YouTube is for the world, many forums are public, and blogs are a form of publishing, right? All of this Internet-based communication happens in a virtual space, which is shared by everyone. Virtual means almost , which also means not. You have zero privacy anyway.