A Social Network For Genetics Research: Can It Help Isolate Parkinson’s Genes?

The Realtime Report

Can social networks help with medical research? The world’s first genetics-based social network – as 23andMe labels itself – is looking to show they can. The company recruited people using social media, and at Parkinson’s research conferences.

The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

The 20+ tools showcased here enable you to automatically find, source, search, store, organize, annotate, and/or share content from a wide range of publishers and social sources. Sample review: “Add and curate content from any public webpage. A personalized news aggregator.

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Social network commerce and referrals: Rubbish in, rubbish out?

The Way of the Web

Two recent studies into social networking referrals and Facebook ecommerce left me slightly perplexed until the obvious answer smacked me in the face. The networks included ranged from Facebook and Twitter to the likes of Foursquare, Scribd and Meetup.

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand. 58% of consumers follow brands on social media. Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website. ” — Social Media Today.

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6 steps to create an org-wide social listening strategy

Sprout Social

Social listening is on the rise. As more businesses realize the power and advantages that come from social listening, they’re beginning to incorporate it into their org-wide strategies. Olivia Jepson Sprout Social Media Strategist. Not all social platforms are created equal.

The 10 Top Social Media Tools Brands are Using to Succeed in 2019

Buffer Social

From social media marketing to customer experience and advertising, it can be a challenge to stay on top of everything. Luckily for us, there are a plethora of great social media tools on the market to help you succeed in your role and stay productive. The Science of Social Media Tool

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The 10 Top Social Media Tools Brands are Using to Succeed in 2019

Buffer Social

From social media marketing to customer experience and advertising, it can be a challenge to stay on top of everything. Luckily for us, there are a plethora of great social media tools on the market to help you succeed in your role and stay productive. The Science of Social Media Tool

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Thirteen Tips for Effective Tagging

Buzz Marketing for Technology

View sample). View sample). Networks. Networking. What Can Social Networking Do for Your Organization? For example, the ACLU Â and civil libertarians might want to promote use of the tag "safeandfree" to aggregate posts about reforming the Patriot Act.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Dataset and Sampling Methods. Still, the difficulties of sustaining large-scale collaboratories were unexpected to many scientists and funders, partially because modern studies of science have repeatedly emphasized the social nature of scientific communities. Pioneers in the social studies of science documented how the basic activities of scientists, such as deciding what counts as evidence, are fundamentally social undertakings (Collins, 1998; Latour & Woolgar, 1979).

How to Analyze What Works for Your Audience

Sprout Social

The key to driving engagement and growing a social media following is knowing what your audience wants to see. To be successful with social media marketing , you need to create and share content your target audience resonates with. Practice Social Listening.

Get Social Media Right: Five Things you Just Can’t Miss

ProBlogger

There’s no doubt social media is important for businesses to engage with potential and existing customers. Social media is best used for engagement. Social media allows you to sell (without actually pushing). Social media is “social”. General Social Media

3 Keys to Layering Content Effectively

Waxing UnLyrical

Of course, you could question the validity of a global sample of online consumers with no respondents from India when, according to Internet Live Stats, it has almost 1.5

Content farms will eat themselves

The Way of the Web

Essentially they’re creating content to respond to popular search queries to arbitrage advertising revenue (sold direct or via networks such as Google’s Adsense). Advertising – Ad networks, affiliate deals, and particularly advertising linked closely to search works, such as Google Adwords.

How to Curate Content: The Secret Sauce to Getting Noticed, Becoming an Influencer, and Having Fun Online

Buffer Social

Let’s start by looking at a sample curation day (it just so happens to be my day), and all the different detail that goes into the Discover-Read-Share formula. Check aggregation sites like Inbound.org, Growth Hackers, Hacker News, Panda, Digg, etc. Community aggregators.

50 Habits of a Highly Effective Blogger " EdithYeung.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I met a few celebrity bloggers like Mark Cuban, John Chow and Matt Mullenweg (founding developer of Wordpress) and attended many great sessions about blogging, podcasting, videocasting, SEO and social networking, etc. Network with other bloggers. Submit blog to news aggregators and allow them to discover the blog. Limit the number of social bookmarking buttons. 7 Rules of Networking Made Easy. Communication & Networking (63).