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Top Five: Social networks invest in quality news

Sherrilynne Starkie

This week’s must-know social media news for marketing and communications professionals includes headlines about Facebook’s attempt to clean up, support for journalism from Twitter and Google, the continuing importance of links in SEO and some new, clever features from LinkedIn.

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Social Networking Friends vs. Real Life Friends | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

How secure should I feel when using Facebook’s privacy settings to determine which groups of friends can or cannot see particular photos? Social Networking Lines Get Blurred With the unprecedented growth of Facebook, it has become the largest social networking platform by far.

How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks

Kikolani

Do you have a burning question you want to ask the support team at a popular social network, but you gave up because you couldn’t find the actual contact form through the endless maze of self-serve support documentation? Privacy Policy Questions. Report abuse on events.

Facial Recognition, Privacy and Social Media

Laurel Papworth

This is what I was talking about in this post on privacy and facebook facial tagging and recognition -. I’m live blogging from the Augmented Reality Event conference in Santa Clara the Viewdle application so that’s all for now folks!

Just Because We're Social Networking “Friends” Doesn't Mean I'll.

Almost Savvy

If this happened at a live networking event, the conversation would go something like this: “Hi. Related articles which may interest you: How Facebook Hurt My Feelings Social Networking Friends vs. Real Life Friends Happy Holidays!

Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth

She stays on message – online communities are good, broadcasting spammy advertising is bad. We’ve used them since day dot (well, since I’ve been in online communities, anyway, around the end of the 1980′s).

Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012

Laurel Papworth

Here are some social media courses for you (or perhaps, for someone you know) for June and July. All social media training below is held in Sydney – please contact laurel [at] communitycrew.com for other locations and inhouse corporate training.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Tetherless World Constellation Launch Event - June 11, 2008

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Rensselaer and the Tetherless World Research Constellation are partnering with one of the most widely read technology blogs in the world, ReadWriteWeb , to help engage the entire Web community in this interactive event. Ranked among Technorati’s Top 10 blogs in the world, ReadWriteWeb is the lead blog in a growing network of blogs devoted to Web technology, and is an ideal partner to link the community of the Web to Rensselaer. Schedule of Events.

Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth

While traditional media spends most of their time dissing social media (it is a competitor after all), traditional agencies find social media a rich source for client campaigns. Social Created: Circular Quay 2008: Hundreds of normal (heh) people recruited from the internet.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Community manager Jen Lopez explains how SEOmoz increased its total Twitter followers by 250% to over 27,000 people. Hint: it helps to have a community manager. Twitter: Marketers Still Struggling To Understand Social Channel by MediaPost Online Media Daily.

2012 in Recap: The Year of Visual Social Media

Mindjumpers

As Timeline allows you to post back in time, you could now enhance past events such as your founding date, events you’ve held or a launch of a product to tell your story. Brands quickly picked up on the importance of visual communication and started building Instagram communities.

9 Things to Include in Every Speaker Request

Almost Savvy

While I love the actual speaking part of each engagement, it can be a bumpy road leading up to the event, especially if the host or sponsor hasn’t taken the time to clearly define their goals. Do you expect speakers to help promote the event and share in the fees collected.

Link Love Monthly: Best of February 2011

SocialFish

The list below is for serendipity ; if you prefer our “Must Read&# shares about important stuff for association social media, please click here to subscribe , or click here to browse. The Power of Facebook plugins, and other social sharing tools (Debra Askanase). Event 2.0.

8 Tips for Using Social Media for Political Campaigns

Almost Savvy

By now, most candidates for public office have figured out that incorporating social media into their campaigns is a critically important step. The last couple of election cycles, much of this social media business was new. You don’t need a separate social media strategy.

Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late. : Community Group Therapy

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Upcoming Events. Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late… posted in Uncategorized |. I’ve done a number of workshops the past few months with clients designed to do two primary things: Land a common understanding across the teams involved around what social media, communities and influencer programs really are and more importantly why it matters to a business. 4) None of the following are community platforms: Wikis, Blogs or Forums. Events.

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Social Pros Podcast 6 – Chad Pollitt, Kuno Creative

Convince & Convert

This is Episode 5 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. Read on for insights from Chad, our “Work It Out” advice segment, and Eric’s Social Media Stat of the Week (this week: are we unfriending each other more than ever?).

Blogging for Tickets. Am I Selling Out?

Almost Savvy

I was just offered a ticket to an event I really wanted to attend. I had been aware of it earlier, but decided not to attend due to the time and expense required, even though I knew it would have been an excellent learning and networking opportunity. I’m torn at the moment.

All the news that’s fit to Tweet

The Way of the Web

Matthew’s article was sparked by recent outcry in the media community in Boston, due to a sports reporter tweeting from the funeral of the wife of New England Patrios’ owner Bob Kraft, and also references other notable incidents when people have tweeted about personal experiences, such as sexual assault or the death of their child to try and ask whether Twitter is a suitable medium for these topics. Does Twitter differ to reporting on the same event for print or TV?

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Firm Leaders: Are You Social?

Myrland Marketing

Hootsuite, the Social Media management tool, recently published a post by Shawn Neumann , President and Founder of the web agency Domain7 , and a contributor to the HootSource Blog. It was called The Social Executive: Are You A Social CEO?

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Instagram Does the Two Step - And Steps In It

Social Media Marketing

Instagram was all the rage, and I've even heard from a number of sources that it is now one of the definitive social networks for the teen and tween demographic. It's not too long ago (okay, in social media terms, it was eons ago) that Flickr was one of the major social networks.

YoMacha: India's Hot or Not ?

The Marketing Blog

A brief look at YoMacha tells you that it isn’t exactly a run-of-the mill social networking portal with typical Web2.0 He already has good experience of working with Youth Organizations, events and Media. While going through the initial research we bumped into few Indian rating sites, which did not take care of person’s privacy and safety. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations.

Facebook Reader a welcome feature

Sherrilynne Starkie

I like that my online communities help surface the content that is most relevant to me and it seems to keep me up to date with news and events. However, the social network has been working on Reader for more than year, according a report in the Wall Street Journal and is said to resemble Flipboard. Related posts: Facebook graph search and your privacy. Facebook Featured Headline Social Media Facebook Reader Google Reader News aggregator

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different. also gathering intelligence via their rankings on top social sites and by stumbling upon new items in my feed reader. Social Media: General.

Social Media and IT Security: Adversaries or Partners?

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media Social Media and IT Security: Adversaries or Partners? Mon, Aug 10, 2009 Best Practices Well, it’s been an interesting couple of weeks in the world of social media and IT security. Now, don’t get me wrong, I believe information security is a very real and valid concern when it comes to social media.

SMX West '08 Recap: Takeaways, Shout Outs, and Pictures

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As all conferences I’ve attended, it was a great one, and by far the best part was the smallness of the conference overall which really helped the networking efforts. Social search is here to stay. The Pictures Here are some pictures of the event: Want more photos?

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How Facebook Hurt My Feelings | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

She carefully manages her social sharing and connections. In the end, it turned out that somehow Facebook had totally screwed up her privacy settings and a bunch of her friends now had limited access. If you are looking for a social media guru, youve come to the wrong place.

If You Manage Your Social Accounts on the Go, You Need This App

agora pulse

Does your job require you to create great social media content, keep on top of social chatter, and reply to all the comments on your social accounts? Only one of these options comes with a free trial and the following features: A Social Inbox.

If You Manage Your Social Accounts on the Go, You Need This App

agora pulse

Does your job require you to create great social media content, keep on top of social chatter, and reply to all the comments on your social accounts? Only one of these options comes with a free trial and the following features: A Social Inbox.

How to Be Great at Social Media for Financial Services

agora pulse

The industry has seen an average year-on-year growth of 31% on social media with companies waking up to the fact that a digital presence is good for business. So, here’s how to be great at social media for financial services. Only assign specific people to post and monitor social media.

Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? | E.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? Why would Starbucks need their own digital network? Your choice to buy a beer and/or play social games.

Facebook Tip: How To Choose Who Can See Your Friends

Almost Savvy

After the enormous missteps Facebook has taken lately with respect to privacy and control over our own content and a tidal wave of bad press, they’ve modified the settings and the ability to manage who can see our Friends has returned.

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Approaching Strangers Through Foursquare

Ari Herzog

Geolocation applications allow you to share your location with other people and associate that location to restaurants, events, and other real-world venues. This privacy intrusion is why I deleted my Foursquare account two years ago. Isn’t that how social networking works?

New Tool Makes My Email Work Harder and Smarter

Almost Savvy

I’m kind of into social networking (you may have heard). I’ve built a wide network of people that spans countries, industries, and areas of expertise and interests. social networking sites) and private (e.g.

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5 Supah-Cool Free Online Tools For Nonprofits

SocialFish

From the BigMarker website: BigMarker is a free web conferencing community. With unlimited access to live events, there are endless opportunities for you, your community, organization, business, classroom, and social network to grow. Unlike other web conferencing services, they offer a community to connect with. You can share documents, host club-only events, create a virtual bulletin board and even manage online donations.

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Help Me Help You | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

The primary networking platforms which many of us use – Twitter , Facebook and LinkedIn – have all undergone huge changes, seemingly at a breakneck pace. But, we’ve got some brilliant folks in our community who may know the answer or have advice to share.

36 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

Having long ago passed MySpace as the most popular social network, Facebook recently replaced Google as the most-visited website in the U.S. 5 Ways for B2B Companies to Engage on Facebook by Social Media B2B. A Blog App for Your Fan Page by Trailblaze Social Media with Josh.

24 More of the Best Facebook Guides, Stats and Rants of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

As noted in 21 (of the) Best Facebook Guides, Tools and Rants of 2012 So Far a few months back, Facebook remains the 800-pound gorilla of the social networking world. The Simple Science of Facebook Engagement by MyBeak Social Media. by WindMill Networking.

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55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. 500 companies now call social media “very&# or “somewhat&# important to their marketing or business strategy.

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25 No-Fail Social Media Questions to Establish Meaningful Relationships

Rebekah Radice

Ever wonder how to connect, engage and create meaningful social media conversations ? Social networking has revolutionized the way your business is making connections. With traditional networking, you had to dress up and go to a local event if you wanted to meet someone.

Work Literacy

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Main My Page Members Forum Videos Photos Groups Events. Introduce yourself to the rest of the community. Sponsored by Work Literacy and the eLearning Guild, from September 29 through November 7, 2008, this network will be THE place for you to learn about Web 2.0 and how social media tools can be used by learning professionals. The goals of the event are to: * Introduce you to new tools and methods for work and learning. Week 2-- Social Bookmarking and Tagging.

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