Preparing Your Online Community for the Digital Generation


This post originally appeared on the Higher Logic blog , where I’m posting an ongoing series related to Millennials and online community. And don’t forget that Higher Logic clients can have access to our Essentials of Online Community Management program at a special discount.

Facebook Video and Facebook Live: The Future for Marketers

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Some industry experts say we are living in a post-dot-com age where “homeless media” is the future of content publishing. Users can also send invitations to friends to accompany them in these viewing experiences, making streaming more shareable while enticing a sense of community.

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NEW! Artomatic Diaries, A Living Social Media Case Study


The Artomatic spelling was modernized in 2004). Artomatic’s mission: Artomatic works to strengthen the artist community; build an audience for that community and helps focus attention on the use of temporary space for its events and the community of artists.

How to Grow Your Fitness Blog to 100,000 Monthly Visitors in Less than a Year


Let’s rewind and take it from the beginning and talk a bit about the fitness industry. The fitness industry is often referred to as the ‘million-dollar industry’. Remember when I mentioned above how competitive the fitness industry is? Build a community around your blog.

Make Your LinkedIn Profile Work for You |

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Here’s the first paragraph of my summary: I show businesses how to use social media technologies for external community building and outreach, and for internal collaboration. For the bonus round, I recommend staying up to date via LinkedIn’s community superhero, Mario Sundar. And I get some really great insight from the community on LinkedIn. To me it was industry speak and ‘normal’ people just don’t talk like that. December 2004.

Social Media "Pioneers" Tell Why

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However, many of the people who began exploring social media 7, 8, 9, 10, 12 years ago were 30+ when they/we started working in this industry. Yvonne DiVita, BlogPaws, Lipsticking - I joined in 2004 and it gave me immediate results. We came, we saw, we kicked its ass. Ghostbusters.

How Obama Sets Online Marketing High

Ari Herzog

The big story from the 2004 election was the use of 527 groups, the big story from the 2008 election was the power of online marketing as an important tool to reach voters. Photograph by Pete Souza. This Feature Friday article is written by Jessica Wagner.

“Reclaim Blogging”: Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook

I have heard similar observations about the music industry, where digital-based info technology has also facilitated an expansion of a “DIY&# culture that, in the opinion of some elite artists, has coarsened its output and lowered workers’ living standards.

Towards a Theory of Digital Literacy: Three Scenarios for the Next Steps

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Accordingly, this paper reviews an integrative framework for digital literacy recently suggested by Eshet-Alkalai ( 2004 ; 2005 ) as a starting point for the much-needed theorization. 1997 ; Lanham, 1995; Pool, 1997 ), which is presented as a special kind of mindset that enables users to perform intuitively in digital environments, and to easily and effectively access the wide range of knowledge embedded in these environments ( Gilster, 1997 ; Tapscott, 1998 ; Eshet-Alkalai, 2004 ; 2005 ).

Diva Marketing Turns 7!

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Diva entered the blogopshere May 24th 2004 as an experiement. They morph and change to reflect the interests of the author and the community. . Provide value to me and my community. Treat me and my community with respect.

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Interview With American Marketing Association CEO Russ Klein

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I felt I had a bit of a vested interest sincemy AMA affliation has a deep and long history from chapter president, to serving as facilitator of interactive and social media workshops and managing AMA''s first virtual communities. There''s a new dude in town.

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How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The High Point: Facebook In 2004, I joined Facebook and my behavior changed drastically. To answer some questions, Industry connections are those I know through the search industry (primarily) but I have not yet met in person. LinkedIn is a industry tool.

35 Great Social Media Infographics


I'm sharing them with members of the Social Media in Organizations (SMinOrgs) Community. Facebook was founded 2004, not 1997. ( [link] ), Twitter launched 2006, not 2000. ( [link] ).

Your say: Personal knowledge management - Inside Knowledge

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Communities of Practice. posted 5 Apr 2004 in Volume 7 Issue 7. If we measure outputs, such as completed lines of code or client billings, we can determine whether some knowledge workers are more productive than others in the same jobs and industries.? exact. any/all.

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Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1

Webbiquity SMM

Facebook (71%) and Twitter (67%) are close behind…Other channels used by B2B marketers include YouTube (48%), blogging (44%) and online communities (22%).”

The State of the Blogosphere 2010

The State of the Blogosphere 2010 Since 2004, Technorati has published its annual State of the Blogosphere report. For many, blogging has helped provide greater visibility into their industry. An enviable array of bloggers are tapped to speak at industry events.

Start Listening NOW!


A damaging video or commentary may not go universally viral, but it can become significant within your association or industry. The Social Media Screw-Ups: A Brief History slide show documents the most notorious mishaps since 2004.

How to Reach Out to Bloggers

A goal of mine for 2010 is to build solid relationships with 5 bloggers in my industry…this will help! We have compiled a list of bloggers in our industry and now have the tools to map out a plan to reach out to them. They are still major pillars in the community to this day.

A Brief History Of Social Media

Lauderdale bowling alley… with lots of fast food, stolen Bellsouth telephone equipment and industrial music-influenced fashion. BBSes had social discussions on message boards, community-contributed file downloads, and online games. The Well was a Bay Area BBS that evolved into an ISP and web community. followed by MySpace (2004 – 2006) and then Facebook (2007 -> ). Digg gives people a constant, community-filtered stream of potent & engaging content.

Analysis of Five Top Blogs and What You Can Learn from Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Based on my findings, Problogger started in 2004, Copyblogger started in 2006, Daily Blog Tips started in 2006, Steve Pavlina’s Blog started in 2004, and Entrepreneur’s Journey started in 2004. Some also build traffic but fail to build a community.

Knowledge work as craft work

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Curiously, most of the discussion around knowledge management is decidedly industrial in flavor. Standardization and reproducibility have been the watchwords of the industrial economy. There is a dangerous tension between industrial frameworks and knowledge work as craft work that needs to be managed. Forcing industrial models onto the management of knowledge and knowledge work accounts for much of the disappointing results of knowledge management efforts to date.

On Being A "Pro Blogger" -- Interview With Jane Genova

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When I launched Diva Marketing in 2004, professional blogging meant a few Google Ad Sense Ads on a site or perhaps a "tip jar." You know how those in the finance industry compulsively watch those numbers? 353,000 in 31 seconds.

Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 2: Aggregation Is Not Curation

Photo credit: Creativaimage Back in 2004 , I wrote an article entitled: The Birth of The Newsmaster. Photo credit: Creativaimage Back in 2004 , I wrote an article entitled: The Birth of The Newsmaster.

Real-Time News Curation - Types And Real-World Examples

WHEN Kevin Rose, a former host on the TechTV channel, created Digg in 2004 - before Facebook caught on and two years before Twitter’s start - the idea of a "social news" site, with content chosen by citizen-editors, was novel. is an open source project to pioneer “community powered reporting.”

Doug Johnson Website --Skills for the Knowledge Worker

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The conventional wisdom has been that in order to be a productive worker in the post-industrial economy one needed an educated mind rather than a strong back for work that would be done stitting at desk, not standing on the factory floor. ” , Feb 27, 2004.)

How Small Blogs Became 6-figure Income Generators (and How You Can Do the Same)


In 2004, when he was only 19 years old, Pete Cashmore started blogging from his parents’ home in Aberdeen, Scotland. The ad factor: Once Pete managed to create a huge community of loyal readers, he went for the big profit makers: advertisements. She has years of experience in the online marketing industry and has worked as a content writer for several media outlets. This guest post is by Patricia Rodriguez of Adsgadget.

209: 7 Types of Evergreen Content You Can Create On Your Blog


The 5 Stages of Building a Culture of Community on a Blog [Case Study]. You might want to write a post that’s an observational post about how someone else in your particular industry approaches a problem. As I think back to when I started ProBlogger in 2004, they’re the type of questions I got asked back then. In fact, I’ve probably been asked those three questions every week since 2004. 17 Types of Evergreen Content for Your Blog.

#MySMCStory: Social Media Club and Me

Ari Herzog

The prior five years involved senior management roles in state and local government and, despite sending off resumes and applications for full-time positions and being called in for numerous interviews, I decided I wanted to be self-sufficient and make a living in the online industry. Eight years after building my first website, I began blogging 2004 on a now-deleted LiveJournal community.

213: Blogging and Content Marketing: 10 Things To Know


Around his voice was this community. Everyone was getting smarter as a result of not only what he was saying but the fact that there was a community there. In 2004, blogging had become a part-time job. In 2004, I started ProBlogger. ProBlogger, when I started in 2004, it was a blog about making money from blogging. That was quite a controversial thing to write about in 2004 because blogging was seen as a very pure medium.

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

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CODE=INDUSTRY SYMBOL=DTE --> Text Messages Sent by Cellphone. billion in 2004, says Forrester Research Inc., CTIA estimates that in 2004, U.S. cellphone users sent 203 text messages on average, or 37 billion in total, while in China, cellphone users exchanged 651 per user, or 218 billion in total, according to the Chinese information industry ministry. Christina Campbell, a 30-year-old single mother of two, joined 42 mobile communities run by Upoc Networks Inc.

Social Pros 18 – Ike Pigott, Alabama Power

Convince & Convert

From a social media standpoint, I’m in one of those industries that you just don’t think about as doing really cool stuff with social. I’m in a little tiny unit now called “Strategic Issues and Community Affairs.”

192: 3 Key Things Bloggers Do to Grow Their Blogs into Businesses


Also, check out the Facebook group, the ProBlogger Community Facebook Group. Email is so important if you want to sell anything to your audience, if you want to build traffic to your blog, if you want to build community with your audience. If you think back to 2004, 2005 on the Internet, the big cool thing back then was banner advertising. Then couple of years later, people in the advertising industry began to write articles about how people were suffering from ad blindness.

192: 3 Key Things Bloggers Do to Grow Their Blogs into Businesses


Also, check out the Facebook group, the ProBlogger Community Facebook Group. Email is so important if you want to sell anything to your audience, if you want to build traffic to your blog, if you want to build community with your audience. If you think back to 2004, 2005 on the Internet, the big cool thing back then was banner advertising. Then couple of years later, people in the advertising industry began to write articles about how people were suffering from ad blindness.

JOLT - Journal of Online Learning and Teaching

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Lamb, 2004) Thus the wiki is ?forever. Wang & Turner, 2004). mediated by the community.? among members of an academic community, ? Lamb, 2004, p40) for educators, businesses, and organizations who wish to capture. Wikis have found their way into industry as well, as. Lamb (2004) predicted that it is ?a Lamb, 2004, p. their acceptance within the educational community. Lamb (2004) and Hemphill and Yew (2007) argue that a.

Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Please Use My Public Page or.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Now consider your industry. I’m sure the internet marketing industry isn’t alone in this regard. In due time, that started to change as I built face-to-face relationships with co-workers and then started building friendships in the industry.

Atlanta Women In Social Media Marketing_5

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My adventures in this industry gave me the opportunity to meet wonderful people all over the world but some how not so much in my own back yard. Our geographical challenges & industry diversity can be both weakness & strength.

Job Opening: Search Engine Optimization SEO Senior Analyst in Dallas Texas

Bill Hartzer

Cottonwood Financial, headquartered in Irving (Las Colinas), Texas, is one of the largest privately-held financial service providers to the growing, under-banked segment of the retail consumer finance industry. Revenues have doubled since 2004. INDUSTRY. The US consumer finance industry has exploded in recent years to annual revenue of greater than $40 billion.

Atlanta Women In Social Media Marketing_2

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I think of a social media hub in terms of industry or interest, not geographical location. My favorite social media tactic is contributing to the content and community in highly specialized LinkedIn groups to generate B2B leads. Learning to work together as a community.

Technology for Small Business

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Industry News. From building business to getting a straight answer, social networking sites offer up a wide-ranging community. Orkut: A social network launched by Google in 2004. share photos and exchange messages with friends, and create communities focused on shared interests. Real Estate. Careers. Personals. Login or Register. Member Centre. National. British Columbia. Prairies. Ontario. Quebec. Atlantic. Politics. Education. World. Americas. Europe. Asia-Pacific.

Diva Marketing Talks Blogger Relations With Susan Getgood and Liz Gumbinner

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Susan Getgood Susan Getgood has been involved in online marketing since the early 90s, and watched the web evolve from the first browsers to the interactive communities we participate in today. Diva Marketing Talks is a live, internet radio (BlogTalkRadio) show. 30-minutes. 2-guests.