Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth

As tomorrow is an historic day – The Australian and other news.com sites move behind the paywall – what WILL we pay for, what SHOULD we pay for and what OTHER revenues streams are being missed by News.com refusal to build online communities around their content?

A Walk Through Twitter’s Walled Garden

The Realtime Report

Smart people are posting ideas for new business models based on an open API , lamenting what could have been had Twitter become an API company rather than an advertising company, and raising money to build an alternative realtime feed API.

Twitter: @Anywhere announcement

Laurel Papworth

Our open technology platform is well known and Twitter APIs are already widely implemented but this is a different approach because we’ve created something incredibly simple. Rather than implementing APIs, site owners need only drop in a few lines of javascript.

How Groupon Integrates Social Media and Customer Experience

Convince & Convert

His community managers are in charge of optimizing content and pushing it out to various channels, while a whole editorial staff creates content. Sony is also aggregating information in the app about the different teams and other relevant tidbits related to the World Cup.

Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Koka Sexton

ExecTweet has tapped the Twitter API to give you a peak into what corporate America is doing. Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

ExecTweet has tapped the Twitter API to give you a peak into what corporate America is doing. Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Is Your Executive on Twitter?

3 Top Challenges Facing the Social Content Curator

Socialmedia.biz

Challenge #2: Automated curation tools have been known to aggregate low quality links. Who has the time to manually go through all the content aggregators, leaderboards, newsfeeds and RSS readers to find the best third-party content for posting? Post by Adi Englander.

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

It aggregates all of the recent posts from Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, Instagram, and others that contain that specific hashtag. Curalate also has community management capabilities that allow you to discover uncovered conversations about your brand.”

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Moving From Back Pats to Business, Social CRM Is For Real

Convince & Convert

But in almost every case, the evidence that social media “works” is based on aggregate, anonymous data. Roll Your Own Social CRM with Argyle Social API.

How to Fight For More Social Media Resources In Your Company

Convince & Convert

Even adorned with the latest and greatest social media management software and automation and workflow and APIs and the entire chorus line of digital marketing shiny objects, actual human beings in your company need to be at those controls.

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

Buffer Social

Description: Quuu and its amazing community (of real people, not computers) hand-curate content for you and fill your Buffer queue, making content curation super easy. All the articles are curated by its community of marketers and manually approved.

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What Do We Need to Teach About Knowledge Work? | Computer Writing and Research Lab

Buzz Marketing for Technology

That might involve learning popular time management techniques (Allen 2003) or participating in online communities that face similar problems (Spinuzzi 2003, Ch.6); they certainly will involve examining, evaluating, adapting, and adopting the local innovations that coworkers have developed.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

It is also great for socializing and building your own community. You can get your API key from Akismet. It is called WP RSS Aggregator. So, plugins like the Aggregator serve two purposes, as an archive (portfolio) and as a backup.

Toward a New Knowledge Society

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Community. Virtual Communities. Stallman Slide 28: Harder Answers From the inside, you see the tubes Look for connections, interactions (or more concretely, XML and APIs) Its not a truck. Evaluations are not an aggregation â?? in communities of experts, communities of practice Thatâ??s Developers & API. Slideshare.net (beta). My Slidespace. Upload. Widgets. Latest. |. Most Viewed. |. Most Embedded. |. Featured. |. Most Favorited. |.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Towards a Definition The following definition is intended to introduce the general nature of PLEs: a Personal Learning Environment is a facility for an individual to access, aggregate, configure and manipulate digital artefacts of their ongoing learning experiences. APIs ) available.

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Since then, the students have formed their own vibrant community on Twitter. Ive found out, that it is far too easy to be dragged to only one larger and very live community (Facebook for example) and to forget about all of the rest web 2.0 aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network.

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No, You Can't Automate Social Media!

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

People are flocking to sites like Twitter and Facebook and other communities because they are online communities where they can learn from and hang out with their peers. Twitter is a community and you’re a member of the congregation. Aggregator sites are evil.

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

A number of large web development discussion communities host contest areas, including NamePros , v7 Network , and Webmaster Talk. The software development community -- especially the open source community -- has long used "bounties" to help lure developers to certain tasks. Fixya is a question and answer community, in which people ask and answer technical support queries. aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

With the initiative for Facebook to be open and to empower businesses to host pages that celebrate their business, offering deals and giving the community the ability to converse directly with the business or entity these pages represent, you forgot about accountability.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Swix aggregates as many as 100+ of your social media metrics, and presents them in a unified, visually digestible fashion that will be the darling of any Excel hater. Swix also plans to publish its own API so that third-parties can push and pull Swix data into other applications.

Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As a top Digg submitter, it worked like this: at first, people noticed my heavy community involvement and my participation , and consequently, my submitted stories easily front-paged. The community had to react. In fact, it made for a few months of vehement blog posts about Digg on this blog that were hugely controversial but also incredibly well-received by the impacted community members. There’s no real community in Digg.

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eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts: Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I have been using Netvibes for more than a year now and similarly to the use case in the presentation I have tailored my start page to fulfill my needs in certain contexts (trips, translation tools, tech news, community and collaboration). Also, your work on using start pages for learning is quite interesting, though I prefer to stick to old-school by using my mail reader (Thunderbird) for syndication/aggregation. skip to main | skip to sidebar. eLearning 2.0

Social Pros 21 – Joe Stupp, Chipotle

Convince & Convert

While Argyle for example doesn’t have end to end capability within your own company, the way you integrate with APIs, you do have a broad ability to do a lot of things that these guys do under one roof.

Social Search at LinkedIn Beats Google - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

They will have to fix this or risk really turning off their core community and fall into the, "oh, no, another annoying spammy tool" category. This is the reason why they have been so conservative making an API available as this is where the value of their business resides. aggregators. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100. AltSearchEngines. About. Subscribe. Contact. Advertise. RWW Daily by Email. RWW Weekly Wrap-up. Web Apps. Trends. Google.

Social Pros 8 – Ian Greenleigh of Bazaarvoice

Convince & Convert

Just recently, based on an article from Clickz.com and made known to us through our friends at PageLever , Facebook deprecated some pretty important metrics from their Insights API. Metrics like aggregate daily comments and likes per page and per post, and things like that.

Social Pros 8 – Ian Greenleigh of Bazaarvoice

Convince & Convert

Just recently, based on an article from Clickz.com and made known to us through our friends at PageLever , Facebook deprecated some pretty important metrics from their Insights API. Metrics like aggregate daily comments and likes per page and per post, and things like that.

Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The Sexy Girls of Tech and Politics: The Unbeatable Trio (NxE): Find what the community likes and pander to them for the best kind of traffic exposure on social sites. 10 Secrets of Successful Online Community (Influential Marketing): Point #2 on Rohit Bharghava’s list is a theme that is pervasive on this blog: “listen to your users.&# Definitive List of Video Aggregator Sites (SEO Space): There are a lot of video sites beyond YouTube.

3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website | Social Media Marketing.

Convince & Convert

Facebook’s opening of the API to searches (and the subsequent inclusion of Facebook content in Google, Bing, Yahoo search results) blunts the historical searchability advantage of Web pages. I have actually heard this exact sentiment from several companies and agencies recently, wondering whether they should increase their Facebook efforts because the size of the member community is just so overwhelming.

RIP 3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website

Convince & Convert

Facebook’s opening of the API to searches (and the subsequent inclusion of Facebook content in Google, Bing, Yahoo search results) blunts the historical searchability advantage of Web pages. I have actually heard this exact sentiment from several companies and agencies recently, wondering whether they should increase their Facebook efforts because the size of the member community is just so overwhelming.