Web 2.0 Expo – cool stuff seen on the floor of the show

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Here are a few companies in alphabetical order I thought had shown some real promise at the Web 2.0 Expo Ascentium – A model for the agency of the future I spoke to the CMO, Romi Mahajan who explained Ascentium 's go-to-market strategy to me. They are the nexus of a digital marketing company mixed with a technology firm that does Microsoft CRM, Business Intelligence and Analytics to provide creative solutions for brand perception and instantiation.

Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators by Tamar Weinberg on September 23, 2009 Share This is a guest post from Josh Schnell, founder of Macgasm.net and web developer. The major “Web 2.0″ This new world is an evolution of the Web and it cannot be undone.

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The Four Semi-Truths of Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

Semi-truth #1: Our infatuation with the next, new, shiny, thing in social media depreciates as soon as we realize that it’s just another engagement, aggregator, application, thingy requiring more time, increased effort, permission to access, another profile creation etc., Social Networks Web 2.0First some quick definitions: The definition of Nebulous according to Dictionary.com is hazy, vague , indistinct, or confused.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Business , Google , Industry News , Internet , Interviews , Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media , Viral Marketing , Web Design > Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009 Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009 by Tamar Weinberg on January 5, 2010 Share It’s my birthday!

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Business , Marketing , Social Media > How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing by Tamar Weinberg on May 5, 2010 Share As much as Facebook may not be kind to businesses , it’s still a tremendously valuable business tool. After all, Facebook could eat the web. You know about the potencial of brazilian market.

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What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Interviews , Marketing , Opinion , Social Media , Websites > What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer? What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer? What skills, though, do successful social media marketers have that put these individuals above the average (or addicted) social media user, and better yet, above the traditional marketer? I think as web 2.0

Is Social Media the Final Frontier of Marketing?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > Is Social Media the Final Frontier of Marketing? Is Social Media the Final Frontier of Marketing? Then and Now In the good old days, say from the 1850s onwards, marketing was mostly a one way “communication&# : companies advertized their wares via local media like newspapers, magazines, and traveling salespeople.

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The Bamboo Project Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I think my frustration right now is that Ive realized how firmly entrenched people are in a sort of passive, one-way view of the web. There still doesnt seem to be a full recognition of the power of co-creation and the idea that Web 2.0 Web 2.0 We have to get past this idea of the Web as simply a more efficient mechanism for dumping information. As long as we persist in seeing Web 2.0 through the lens of Web 1.0, Web 2.0

Indians in Social Media (2009) «

The Marketing Blog

Top Blogs Directory – The marketing & social media section in the directory of top Indian blogs. But your aggregation and your PoV is quite refreshing IMO. Subscribe to Blog Updates Feedburners Stats Email Subscription My Company About Hi, I am Daksh author of themarketingblog & co-founder of Iffort, a web-strategy & digital marketing consulting firm. The scope of my blog-posts span across the Enterprise 2.0 However, I still review some Web 2.0

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Web Apps. Web 2.0. However, that doesnt mean that its something that everyone innately understands or knows how to use - especially when it comes to using it for marketing, PR, or other business-related purposes. Today, you will find Communications and Marketing majors heavily involved in learning to use new media to their advantage. Lesson # 2 Know What Web 2.0 on the subject of understanding Web 2.0. Web 2.0 Web 2.0

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100 Examples of Corporate Social Media Policies

Koka Sexton

The right side column displays a link to the actual document of policy web page for you to either download or review. Public Web Participation Guidelines. Employee Social Influence Marketing Guidelines. Social Web Employee Policy. Web and New Media Strategy. Alumni Blog Aggregation Additional Terms. Policy for Social Networking and Other Web-Based Communications. Web 2.0: Utilizing New Web Tools. Web 2.0

auDA misuse of power?

Laurel Papworth

There is no Optus branding, my site aggregates all discussions re: Optus on social networking sites. I’m guessing that auDA will ignore “positive&# brand sites by customers and only enforce those that have the temerity to use the web for marketing against a brand. The web was built for companies to promote stuff, and shout out about their products, not for customers to shout back their experiences, right? Web 2.0 I registered OptusPoo.com.au

How are association publishers building new and existing revenue streams?

SocialFish

Association publishers are continually challenged to find new ways to leverage technology, assets, and markets to expand revenues. All information will remain confidential and used in aggregate form only, and participants will receive an Executive Summary of the findings and a discount on purchasing the full report. Since 2003, the Foundation has released four groundbreaking studies, including Web 2.0: IMPORTANT – THIS JUST IN.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Contents Introduction Towards a Definition Driving Forces Developments to Date Barriers Future Potential References Web Links Introduction A definition for the term Personal Learning Environment ( PLE ), remains elusive. 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.

Toward a New Knowledge Society

Buzz Marketing for Technology

WorkStyle 2.0. Creative Web 2.0 I Am Knowledge Worker 2.0. E-Learning 2.0 E-Learning 2.0 ? It looks like Web 2.0 Evaluations are not an aggregation â?? Valuations (markets, Blogshares) New types of knowledge yet to be discovered Slide 38: Knowledge is like recognition Learning is like perception the acquisition of new patterns of connectivity through experience Hume Slide 39: Pattern Recognitionâ?¦ Slideshare.net (beta).

Managing in the Virtual or Network(ed) Organization: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

Buzz Marketing for Technology

· Filed under Collaboration , Communities , Distributed Work , Enterprise 2.0 , Talent Management. The Economist article is now behind a pay wall, but I think there must be copies here and there on the Web … it’s a very well-researched and well-written artyicle and worth the time to search for it and read it). Share: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages. Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0

Keeping Gov 2.0 Fresh

Social Media Strategery

Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Government 2.0 Development Social Media Keeping Gov 2.0 Fresh Thu, Jan 21, 2010 Government 2.0 It, along with Federal Computer Week , GovLoop , Fedscoop , and the many Gov 2.0 leaders on Twitter, are my primary sources of all things Gov 2.0. at the local level to your Gov 2.0

Connecting 2 the World: University vs. Workplace

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In other words, I foresee learning management systems as becoming learning tool aggregates that will help keep track of where students and student groups keep their things. I used WebCT in the late 1990s and it was a good scaffold for learning about using the web with classes. I believe that use of web applications is better than a LMS for students. Corporate Policies on Web 2.0. Web 2.0 skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World.

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Five Benefits to Using Twitter Â? Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Marketing , Social Media > The Many Uses of Twitter The Many Uses of Twitter by Tamar Weinberg on June 15, 2007 Share As I promised in my earlier thread , besides answering the typical question, “What are you doing?&# , Twitter has many additional uses. Twitter as a marketing tool. A marketing firm might want to sell a product.

The Great Social Media Traffic Debate: Niche or General Networks?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media > The Great Social Media Traffic Debate: Niche or General Networks? I was fortunate to have the help of James Duthie, a serial guest blogger from Online Marketing Banter , a blog on social media, marketing, and more.? All three sites at the centerr of this analysis sit within the online marketing and search industry.

Micro Persuasion: Become a Knowledge Management Ninja with Google Reader

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Steve Rubel explores the impact of digital trends on business, culture, media and marketing. Most people who use RSS readers do so with the intent of subscribing to an aggregated river of news feeds, persistent searches and blogs. This philosophy is key - Google Reader = news aggregator + custom feed database. from Web-Tones. Reader is no good for links you stumble upon on the web without using the reader. Avatar Marketing. Citizen Marketing.

How friendfeed Can Teach You About Your Friends

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Founded by four ex-Googlers, FriendFeed allows you to subscribe to your friends’ updates across 35 social networks and to stay up to date with the content they’re discovering and sharing across the web. Since FriendFeed aggregates numerous social networks, it can give you a lot more information about its users, especially with regards to how and when they engage with online content. FriendFeed isn’t just an aggregator, though.

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Connecting 2 the World: Lessons learned from New Communication Technologies in Organziational Life

Buzz Marketing for Technology

However, I was able to aggregate many of the pieces I had coming into the course as my students worked on the class project: an online conference on nanotechnology. Corporate Policies on Web 2.0. Web 2.0 Education, the knowledge society, the global market all connected through technology and cross-cultural communication skills are what this blog and I am all about. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World.

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The Public Doesn't Need to Know What Gov 2.0 is, But They Do Need.

Social Media Strategery

Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Government 2.0 Development Social Media The Public Doesn’t Need to Know What Gov 2.0 is, But They Do Need to Experience It Mon, Mar 8, 2010 Government 2.0 “Dear U.S. Public The Open Government Directive set the wheels in motion for thousands of government 2.0 Gov 2.0 Gov 2.0

Election 2.0 – List of social media election sites to watch.

Laurel Papworth

The ABC has done a hybrid site – not really a community conversation build but aggregating information from multiple communities. Financial markets, financial regulation and manufacturing Professor Kevin Davis, Department of Finance. Labour market and employment trends, industrial relations Professor Mark Wooden, Institute for Applied Economic and Social Research. Election 2.0 – List of social media election sites to watch. Web 2.0

Connecting 2 the World

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The American Marketing Association, National Communication Association, American Management Association, American Institute of CPAs, and ASTD all have a great influence on organizations. In other words, I foresee learning management systems as becoming learning tool aggregates that will help keep track of where students and student groups keep their things. Corporate Policies on Web 2.0. Web 2.0 skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World.

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11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Marketing > 11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s 11 Characteristics of Highly Influential Blog(ger)s by Tamar Weinberg on February 23, 2010 Share A few weeks ago, I posted about the seven characteristics of highly effective online video. Search Engine Roundtable is an excellent example of a successful unique blog in a saturated market. Search marketing?

Fifteen Years of Online Social Interactions

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Fifteen years have passed, and while much has changed technologically, the concepts that animated web users back in the old days remain as relevant as ever. in 1995), advertisers are now paying for programs so that we can use them and enjoy the applications without shelling out a dime, and web services providers are seeing the value of being free for users by monetizing their sites instead with ad revenue. When and how did you make it into the lovely World Wide Web?

Confessions and Reflections of a [Former] Digg Addict

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I eager to see some Mixx functionalities especially the groups that can really reshape the Digg frontpage and push usability up for users… ok maybe marketing companies pushing for digg frontpage won’t be happy, but hey its a community, there’ll be always good opportunity, just gonna change the approach. Reply Web Success Diva May 9, 2008 at 2:28 pm Great, insightful post! Why is Digg allowing third-party sites to aggregate the statistics?

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Kevin Rose and Jay Adelson Respond to Digg Complaints

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The math takes time to aggregate.&# (Lesson: Stop noticing things the second that they happen.) Many places for *all* on the Web to be comfortable and want to participate. She provides consulting in internet marketing and manages Community Support & Advertising at Mashable.

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GoHawaii's A Thousand Reasons to Smile Makes Me Frown, Not Smile.

Bare Feet Studios

However, may I politely suggest that the way to attract them is NOT with a last century web site built on a 100% flash interface that loads s-l-o-w-l-y and is very controlling in its navigation schema, restricting how the user can (not) truly explore where s/he wants to go? I would have liked to point this campaign to my San Francisco friends, who also happen to be active web users, who themselves have a large “following&# via blogs, social networks, Twitter, et al.

Bloggers: This Is How Long Your Posts Should Be

Viper Chill

I love doing tests like this as I apply them to my own endeavours, but as I do write for an internet marketing blog, it makes sense to share them with you guys as well. As you can see, Celebrity Gossip, Web News and Gadget blogs tend to post short articles. Sites in industries like Marketing, Finance and Personal Development post less (1-7 times per week) but write much longer articles. love the findings that can be made from this data in aggregate. Home What the F ?

No, You Can't Automate Social Media!

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > No, You Can’t Automate Social Media! These new “Internet Marketers&# take Twitter by storm, using automated Twitter tools in abundance that give them the true appearance of expertise. Twitterfeeds are hardly the kind of thing a real human would ever want to read, especially one that wants to embark in social media marketing.

How Spying On Your Friends Causes Reevaluation of Endorsed Content

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Now that Friendfeed aggregates every social site you use (for the most part — they’re still missing some ), anyone can see that you’ve just thumbed up that article on how to find porn behind a WebSense firewall even though you may have done it as a favor to your friend. (Or As more and more social interaction gets pulled together on the Web, I think people will lose a little bit of freedom and privacy.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I do not like the idea of “the web&# being seen through the eyes of “who on Facebook likes it.&# Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > An Open Letter to Facebook An Open Letter to Facebook by Tamar Weinberg on April 28, 2010 Share I started this letter before f8, so for the record, it’s not about anything new. However, it even holds more water as a result.

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