6 Tips for Building a Successful LinkedIn Company Page

Oktopost

LinkedIn started its life in 2003 as a resource for job seekers and recruiters, but in the intervening years, its functions have multiplied considerably. LinkedIn company pages are now used to define and drive branding. companies doing business in today’s markets, don’t get to be coy.

Techlearning > > 21st Century Skills: Will Our Students Be Prepared? > October 15, 2003

Buzz Marketing for Technology

October 15, 2003. 21st Century Tools: Recognizing that "technology is, and will continue to be, a driving force in workplaces, communities, and personal lives in the 21st century," Learning for the 21st Century emphasizes the importance of incorporating information and communication technologies into education from the elementary grades up. My students just had a film festival last week that over 500 community folks attended.

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How to Create a Thriving B2B Advocacy Community

Convince & Convert

jtroyer Tweet This Giving Back to Your Top Influencers Back in 2003, VMware ‘s online community was centered around a forum. Today, despite the fractured social media landscape, their community still has one central home on the web: the VMware Community site.

From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories

Buzz Marketing for Technology

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. 2003; Stokols, Harvey, Gress, Fuqua, & Phillips, 2005).

State of Search 2015 Conference

Bill Hartzer

This is one way how the Dallas/Fort Worth Search Engine Marketing Association is giving back to the community, and local business.

Journalism Is Not Content Marketing

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Real journalist (and, yes, I knew many back then) were doing the work of the community. They were spending hours at the public courthouse or at local community meetings, and asking the very smart, tough and better-informed questions that the rest of society wasn't bothered with.

Day One: Mirum

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As someone who has both published magazines and worked as a freelance journalist, there was something (deep inside of me) that wanted to use technology to share both the process of what we were going through as a business and how we - as an agency - felt about technology, brands and building a semblance of community. Having this out there - for all to see - was something new in 2003 (which is when this blog was started). community. Today is a new day. Hello, Mirum.

Why More Members, Money, and Ads Don’t Always Mean More Success: A B2B Marketer’s Survival Guide

Webbiquity SMM

How can the respective histories and behaviors of these two companies inform the best practices for B2B marketers? The two companies were created six months apart; Myspace was founded in August 2003 and by July 2005 was bought by News Corp for 580 million dollars.

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My Oscar Moment: the 2015 Matrix Awards

Waxing UnLyrical

So I share below the gist of what I said yesterday – in the company of many amazing area professionals, each a superstar in their own right – because you are a large part of my success. I first encountered Katie back in 2003, when she graciously taught a half-day workshop on PR measurement for a San Francisco-area PR club I was involved with. community embraced me when I was new here; as did San Francisco back in the day.

The Silent Rise of LinkedIn to 500M Members: What Marketers Need to Know for 2018 [SSM069]

Buffer Social

A quick look at LinkedIn’s journey to 500 million members: 2003 (0 members): Launch. ” A goal not far from reach seeing how LinkedIn has an in-depth dataset of company, industry, and individual contact information for more than 500 million members.

Social Success Comes from Individuality

Convince & Convert

We pulled out some of the insights from each show: Water.org Chief Community Officer, Mike McCamon Mike McCamon, Water.org @mccamon Mike’s team has distinguished their work at Water.org through creative partnerships.

Social media and the rise of fantasy sports

Sprout Social

Fantasy sports have played a huge role in shaping fans’ communities and conversations on social platforms. million in 2003. So in early 2003, we’ve got over 15 million people playing fantasy sports online. Social media makes fantasy sports a global, connected community. Fantasy draft companies. A few companies start popping up where online players can join, and play a variety of games, with people all over the world. Sporting goods companies.

The Life Cycle of a Social Network

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

For business promotion with social media, the growth and maturity stages would be ideal for business promotion with social media, and it could be argued that it is better for companies to adopt earlier in the introduction phase for enhanced visibility and overall socially savviness.

Social Media "Pioneers" Tell Why

Diva Marketing Blog

In fact, some companies thought we were a bit crazed to encourage brands to embrace concepts like transparency, authenticity, honesty and the most radical of all … customer-to-brand, peer-to-peer conversations in public forums. Elisa Camahort Page - BlogHer @ElisaC Began blogging 2003 (USA).

The Complete Solo Build It! Review - An Insider’s Perspective

The Social Media Hat

I was quite surprised then when, 6 months later, she recommended me to take the role of Chief Marketing Officer for SiteSell, a company that has been helping solopreneurs like her to start online businesses since 1997. suite of tools, training and community so that I could review everything.

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No Straight Lines / Technology makes it easy to remember,' the trick is learning how to forget

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A recent article in Fast Company. « Six attributes of an affinity group (or community of practice). December 2003. November 2003. October 2003. September 2003. June 2003. No Straight Lines. … a knowledge worker’s waste blog … Skip to content. Home Video Games: Future of education or harmful addiction? Technology makes it easy to ‘remember,’ the trick is learning how to forget. A blog post I wrote a year ago.

15 Tips To Optimize Your LinkedIn Initiative

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

LinkedIn has enjoyed explosive growth since its debut in 2003. Update your profile every few months to reflect changes in what you’re doing and how you’re doing it – especially if you’re changing roles within the same company or moving to another company.

Goldman Sachs Story Highlights Classic PR Blunder

Socialized

government has launched a fraud lawsuit against Goldman-Sachs for, among other things, misrepresenting to the federal government the company’s losses during the mortgage crisis, and according to the New York Times , “creating a (financial) product secretly designed to fail for the benefit of a favored hedge-fund client.”. It’s not as if Americans like the investment community right now, and this sure isn’t helping. A company must be truthful.

Stories From Smaller Nonprofits ~ Bags of Hope Project

Diva Marketing Blog

This important community initiative brings internet safety presentations to schools, neighborhood groups and other community organizations. For many folks who know me through my company, Daybook Network and Atlanta Daybook, they are sometimes surprised at my interest in this area.

10 Tips to Be Successful on LinkedIn

Ari Herzog

LinkedIn launched on May 5, 2003 (on my mother’s birthday) and currently has 277 million members — with two new people creating accounts every second. Tell your story — why you joined the company, what you did, why you left.

Stories From Smaller Nonprofits ~ Bags of Hope Project

Diva Marketing Blog

This important community initiative brings internet safety presentations to schools, neighborhood groups and other community organizations. For many folks who know me through my company, Daybook Network and Atlanta Daybook, they are sometimes surprised at my interest in this area.

Anecdote: Most Significant Change - a primer

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Company Profile. Communities of practice. Davies (2003). 2003). Consulting Services. Keynote Speaking. About Us. Workshops & Seminars. Whitepapers. Anecdote Associates. Clients. Contact us. Categories. Anecdotes. Blogging. Books. Change management. Collaboration. Complexity. Culture. Expertise location. Facilitation. Intervention design. Knowledge. Knowledge circulation. Most Significant Change. Narrative. Newsletter. Open space. Questions. Quotes. Sensemaking.

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WordPress vs Drupal: Which CMS is Right for Your Site?

Idaconcpts

It was first released back in 2003. Plus, it has a very large and helpful developer community. The Drupal community can really feel like the 90s-era Linux community where everyone expected you to Read The “Friendly” Manual before asking a question.

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The Rise of the Do-Leaders

Koka Sexton

A few that were VERY upset that I was somehow putting them down with my post and degrading them in the overall community. When you are seen as a leader and you tell companies, clients, customers you have real world experience DOing the job, the expectation is that you are being honest.

Content Marketing 2018 - The Next Chapter

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for this community. The Six Pixels of Separation content strategy that Mirum has been nurturing and developing since 2003 has been challenged more than ever before. So, what happens when your company posts a brilliant article to the corporate blog? What is the future of the content marketing industry? As the saying goes, "change is the only constant" and that applies just fine when it comes to understanding the future of the content marketing industry.

Time for a Change

Social Media Strategery

My first day with Booz Allen was October 6, 2003. For one, I never expected to still feel challenged after so long with one company; I never expected to have even half the opportunities that I’ve had here; I never expected to enjoy working hand in hand with our clients as much as I did; and most of all, I never expected to love working with the people here so much. I created our now 6,000 member+ Yammer community more than three years ago), and Gov 2.0 (I

When DIY Blogging isn’t for You: 5 Alternatives to Self-Hosted WordPress

ProBlogger

With hosted blogging platforms, the company hosts your site on their servers – just as Facebook and Twitter let you set up pages and accounts on their sites. Which means you can get all the advice, help and support you need from one place–the blogging platform company. But before we start, keep in mind that your site could disappear from any of these platforms if: your blog violates the company’s rules. the company goes bust. The company has a major problem or outage.

The Future of Work Weblog

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The official blog for the Future of Work Community. Our goal is to foster community, conversation, and mutual learning about the future of work and the forces driving change. December 2003. Communities and Economic Development. Community Development. Future of Work Community News. The Innovation Network for Communities. Fast Company Now. The Future of Work Weblog.

Lessons along the road: 5 career pointers for new graduates

Dave Fleet

I loved the idea that companies could use these new online technologies to anticipate and serve the needs of their customers. Its roots back in the mid-2000s – and the early business use-cases – centred around building communities and solving problems.

eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)

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Hence, they prefer the more limited view of PLEs as a configurable extension to a VLE, especially when they continue to see themselves as the monopoly technology service providers for their learning community (eg online enrolment, email addresses). 2003).

Diva Marketing Talks Online Publications With Deanna Sutton, Angela Benton & Heidi Richards Mooney

Diva Marketing Blog

Her experience spans a variety of industries including consultative relationships with companies such as UPS, Bizjournals.com, Realestate.com, and Lendingtree.com. In 2003 Heidi was named one of 50 women shaping the Internet by the International Virtual Women’s Chamber of Commerce.

The Internet Could Be Closed For Business

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When I first started blogging and podcasting (in 2003), the Internet was both an open and a closed environment. People were publishing online journals and creating communities around very obscure areas of interest. While companies like Google may argue that closed is bad, it's important to realize that human beings seem drawn to closed environments - especially for more nascent products and services. online community. Once upon a time.

With 4 Days Before Blogger Social, I Bring You the 4×4 Meme

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

4 Jobs I’ve Had Right after college, I worked for a few months in tech support at a forex company in the Empire State Building. Prior to Austin (where I had to go outside the city in order to get Kosher food for SXSW), the last time I ate Indian food was in 2003. Building my first online community 4. 12484 SUBSCRIBERS FOLLOWERS Lijit Search Read more about The New Community Rules Get Techipedia on your iPhone or iPod touch!

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Text Messages Sent by Cellphone Finally Catch On in U.S. - WSJ.com

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Verizon Wireless reports that its subscribers sent more than 10 billion text messages in 2004 -- more than three times the number in 2003. Wireless company executives acknowledge that its not easy to persuade ordinary Americans to add a new category to their cellphone bills. Wireless companies also have made deals with businesses that host "mobile communities" -- interest groups that chat via text messages about topics such as business, romance and sports.

The Future of Work Weblog

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The official blog for the Future of Work Community. Our goal is to foster community, conversation, and mutual learning about the future of work and the forces driving change. December 2003. Communities and Economic Development. Community Development. Future of Work Community News. The Innovation Network for Communities. Fast Company Now. The Future of Work Weblog.

What is Work Literacy?

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Karrer and Michele Martin have just launched Work Literacy , which is: "a network of individuals, companies and organizations who are interested in learning, defining, mentoring, teaching and consulting on the frameworks, skills, methods and tools of modern knowledge work." community. (5). ► 2003. (35). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Falkayns Nest.

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Mobile Marketing Goes To The Dogs

Diva Marketing Blog

He kindly agreed to share his latest article about mobile marketing with Diva Marketing 's community. The principal watch dog for abuses in mobile advertising is the Federal Trade Commission, working under the 2003 CAN-SPAM Act. While CAN-SPAM was initially focused on the glut of spam email messages flooding computers, Section 14 of the Act specifically bans companies from sending unsolicited commercial text messages to cellular phones.

Technology for Small Business

Buzz Marketing for Technology

From building business to getting a straight answer, social networking sites offer up a wide-ranging community. Friese found LinkedIn helped her get in the doors of companies she wanted to participate in TalentEgg. ?I share photos and exchange messages with friends, and create communities focused on shared interests. MySpace: One of the earliest social networking sites, MySpace was launched in 2003 and acquired in 2005 by News Corp. Real Estate. Careers. Personals.

Doug Johnson Website --Skills for the Knowledge Worker

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Offshore Outsourcing: Structural Changes, Big Impact,&# Gartner , July 15, 2003.) Social Responsibility Standard 7 The student who contributes positively to the learning community and to society is information literate and recognizes the importance of information to a democratic society.

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Social Media’s Redheaded Stepchild

Jeff Esposito

This is easy to understand given the fact that the HR community as well as PR people were among the dominant early adopters of the platform going back to its 2003 launch. LinkedIn allows organizations/companies to create a branded page where people can learn more about an organization, its staff, products and services for sale, or “follow” the organization so that they can receive timely updates on new happenings or staff changes. This is a guest post from Larry Jones.