How Companies Like Bored Panda, REI, and Vox Are Growing Their Organic Reach on Social Media

Buffer Social

Imagine your fans actively posting constructive thoughts and participating in civil discussions on topics around your brand, besides simply liking your posts? Flipboard – a news and social network aggregator.

Realignment #2: From Passive Knowledge to Collaborative Discovery

SocialFish

Picture a workplace in which you don’t have to labor to artificially construct programs and products on the themes that your board arbitrarily decided would be this year’s strategic priorities. CEMEX is an innovative global construction materials manufacturer in Mexico.

Realignment #2: From Passive Knowledge to Collaborative Discovery

SocialFish

Picture a workplace in which you don’t have to labor to artificially construct programs and products on the themes that your board arbitrarily decided would be this year’s strategic priorities. CEMEX is an innovative global construction materials manufacturer in Mexico. Instead of surveys or focus groups, CEMEX executives spent some time on clients’ construction sites and talked extensively with contractors and their teams.

Facebook Commenting Platform: Pros and Cons For Businesses

Dave Fleet

Comment syndication and aggregation – commenters can push their comments to Facebook; comments left as a reply over there are aggregated back on the original site. Do you think this is a net good or bad thing for companies?

Realignment #3: From Passive Knowledge to Collaborative Discovery

SocialFish

Picture a workplace in which you don’t have to labor to artificially construct programs and products on the themes that your board arbitrarily decided would be this year’s strategic priorities. CEMEX is an innovative global construction materials manufacturer in Mexico.

Speaking your Members’ and Customers’ Language: Six Gaps that might be Dooming Associations to Irrelevance

SocialFish

These include aggregation and integration of content; ease of use; speed of delivery; broader access; consultative advice; facilitation of solutions, etc. For e-bay, this track of discovery gave rise to a stream of innovations –“ everything from an experiment like its eBay Now local one-hour delivery service to its global shipping platform, which the company says makes sending a package abroad from the U.S.

Who’s Driving the Data Movement? Social Media Managers

Buffer Social

And it’s data about the most important people in your company’s world: the customers and the audience. It’s taking all the social conversations in aggregate and looking at the overall tone of them.

This weeks #SocialMedia Tweetchat Topic: Destruction of the Media Industry: Will We Be Better Off In the Long Run?

Direct Marketing Observations

Our moderator, Paul Gillin, has delightfully taken the initiative to not only come up with his own topic, but to construct a post as well. With that, think about your company for a minute and the brand/s you represent. Since commoditized content is counter-intuitive to your brand strategies, aggregating stuff (content) just so you have more stuff does not fit with most corporate objectives.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

First, scientific knowledge is difficult to aggregate. The culture of independence benefits science in many ways, but it also makes it more difficult to aggregate scientists labors. Remote access facilities have also been constructed at the University of California, Santa Cruz; the University of California, San Diego; and the California Institute of Technology. The aggregated data are made available to artificial intelligence projects requiring such data. JCMC Home.

The Bamboo Project Blog

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Companies that didnâ??t The investment these companies will make in blogs, social networks, and communities will â??stimulate Week 4-- Aggregators and RSS Feeds. How we construct our web will determine how well we can filter. Services for Companies and Organizations.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

But whether constructively and defensively, interest in PLE appears to be growing. PLEs are meant to simplify managing these artefacts, creating meaning through aggregation, linking and metadata tagging (eg comments, keywords). eLearning & Deliberative Moments.

Customer Anthropology: The Art of Observation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

You wont read much about it on the Web because its still competitive-advantage stuff: What I know about the science of it I cannot disclose under a confidentiality agreement, and most of the companies doing it (Steelcase, Intel, Volkswagen, Microsoft -- thats Bill Gates in the pith helmet at right, from a recent Forbes Small Business magazine article on the subject) arent talking about it much. Fast Company Blog. Fast Company.

Confessions of a CKO: What I Should Have Done

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Track and aim to halve the aggregate amount of non value added time. Assess the aggregate cost to the organization of information (buying it, storing it, looking for it, reading it, figuring out what it means, managing it) and also the aggregate cost to the organization of not knowing -- the cost of failures (lost contracts etc.) Fast Company Blog. Fast Company. want to see more: constructive criticism, reaction, feedback.

How to Save the World

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Fast Company Blog. Fast Company. category killers: aggregators that capture the best of many blogs/feeds, so they need not be read individually. want to see more: - constructive criticism, reaction, feedback. reading lists/aggregations of material on specific, leading-edge subjects that writers can use as resource material. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

Personal Knowledge Management - Pollard

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The old model, which we pursued from 1994-2004, is focused on content and collection. -- the acquisition, organization & aggregation, storage and dissemination of content under organization-wide taxonomies using customized tools and containers, just-in-case it might be reusable. Many companies still see KM as a means to reduce cost and headcount, re-use intellectual capital and accelerate employee learning. Fast Company Blog. Fast Company.

How to Save the World - PKM An Update

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The old model, which we pursued from 1994-2004, is focused on content and collection. -- the acquisition, organization & aggregation, storage and dissemination of content under organization-wide taxonomies using customized tools and containers, just-in-case it might be reusable. Many companies still see KM as a means to reduce cost and headcount, re-use intellectual capital and accelerate employee learning. Fast Company Blog. Fast Company.

Connecting 2 the World

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The true gap, therefore, is between those educated in a traditional way and the new "skills" needed to work in a module setting (able to move people, companies, offices, departments around without losing knowledge or the knowledge product) communicating through a network (rather than the old vertical structures) with critical thinking and problem solving skills that allow workers to react to the environment as it changes and create new knowledge (or knowledge products) in a short period of time.

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PKM and the Organization - Pollard

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Many companies that jumped early onto the KM bandwagon have all but abandoned it, while many organizations that waited are now repeating the mistakes of the pioneers. Organizations provided staff with access to the Internet, but most of those who were inclined to use it already had it at home and were using it there, without the restrictions imposed by the company -- so that, too, was of marginal benefit. Fast Company Blog. Fast Company.

How My Old Blog Post Got Half a Million Pinterest Views [Case Study]

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Add nicely and thoughtfully constructed personal comments to pins. Contributing author Karen Lee is a co-founder and managing partner of Green Sisterhood , a network of green women bloggers with aggregated monthly page views of over 2.5

A Behavioral Model of Information Seeking on the Web

Buzz Marketing for Technology

For example, market research companies, financial institutions, industry associations, and government organizations make available on Web pages their reports, bulletins, and newsletters that analyze ongoing developments in their areas of watch. Aggregated data from the questionnaire surveys and personal interviews showed a number of interesting patterns: Of the twelve information sources that were compared, the Web was the third most frequently used source, after colleagues and mass media.

Is Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble | social crm.

Convince & Convert

Nobody forced companies to get involved with their customers in this way. But yet so many companies are using Twitter as a post-modern headline news service. Startling to me, but less than 1% of the participants would use Twitter as the first way they’d contact a company when they need customer service. The company can’t ignore me then!&# Twitter is also where aggregators (e.g. Twitter is also where aggregators (e.g.