Why Facebook’s Community Pages Could Give Brands Headaches

Dave Fleet

Her opening question went something like: “What the heck are Community Pages on Facebook, and why is there one for my company?&#. Community Pages 101. Facebook states : “Generate support for your favorite cause or topic by creating a Community Page.

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Or Microsoft. “I built Kurrently in the three weeks between the end of school and the beginning of my internship at Microsoft,&# said Kurrently’s creator Gilbert Leung in my recent Skype interview with him.

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LinkedIn Groups: What you Need to Know Now

SocialFish

Then LinkedIn addressed these rumors in an FAQ …sort of. We remain committed to being a platform where members from around the world can come together to discuss and share their perspectives and insights, and engage in a professional community that matters to them.

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How to Host a Successful Virtual Event: Tips and Best Practices

Hootsuite

Check analytics to see when your community is typically online. Anticipate the troubles people may have by preparing easy to follow guides or FAQs. The Microsoft founder’s seventh AMA event on Reddit got more than 110,000 upvotes. It’s a community.

100 Examples of Corporate Social Media Policies

Koka Sexton

Online Community Guidelines. Microsoft. Microsoft. Press FAQ. Guidelines for Participation in Online Communities. Community Guidelines. Community Guidelines.

Asperger's and IT: Dark secret or open secret?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Though the terms are debated and sometimes disputed in the medical community, both refer in a general way to people who display some characteristics of autism -- including unusual responses to the environment and deficits in social interaction -- but not the cognitive and communicative development impairments or language delays of classic autism. Microsofts (un)secret weapon for winning the BI battle. Microsoft scales out SQL Server 2008, wants to democratize BI.

4 WordPress Alternatives: the What, Where, and Why

ProBlogger

Just like in the 90’s when Microsoft seemed like the only choice, but then we found alternatives like Mac or Linux, there are alternatives to WordPress too. Habari support is available via: FAQ. package FAQ. a thorough FAQ.

Doug Johnson Website --Skills for the Knowledge Worker

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Just think how little training is associated with using an AlphaSmart (a portable, inexpensive word processing device) compared to using Microsoft Word. Doug Johnson. Writing, Speaking and Consulting on School Technology and Library Issues. Search.

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6 Lessons Learned From the Demise of MySpace | facebook | Social.

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and Canada to Microsoft’s Bing last week. Nearly all the once mighty, now defunct social network or community sites unfurled and died after being purchased. link] Yael Davidowitz-Neu Great post – the line “used to be Janet now Latoya at best&# is particularly fantastic I think an additional challenge for MySpace was that its primary purpose wasn’t really building a community or connecting people.

Techlearning > > 21st Century Skills: Will Our Students Be Prepared? > October 15, 2003

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21st Century Tools: Recognizing that "technology is, and will continue to be, a driving force in workplaces, communities, and personal lives in the 21st century," Learning for the 21st Century emphasizes the importance of incorporating information and communication technologies into education from the elementary grades up. My students just had a film festival last week that over 500 community folks attended. City Council for their commitment to giving our community a voice.

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It use to be that Apple was the scrappy underdog and white knight to Microsoft's evil empire. link] James Windrow Apple used to be the scrappy underdog and white knight to Microsofts evil empire.

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Do You Have the Guts to Expect Social Media Failure | Social Media.

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– Small Business Blog from Microsoft – Site Home – TechNet Blogs [.]

Social Media Lawsuits Protect Yourself From Them | Guest Posts.

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joe [link] blogs of the world AnyBizSoft PDF to Excel Converter is designed for converting PDF files to Microsoft Excel … [link] #convert [link] Anna Gervai The lawyers are coming … Protect your company from social media lawsuits [link] [link] Ivette Means RT @Michae1Green: A Social Media policy is critical for businesses.

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Assuming you want to dive into the pool of custom graph creation and data manipulation, you’ll probably do so in Microsoft Excel.

4 Reasons the Social Business Evolution Starts Now

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I suspect ExactTarget’s database capabilities (quite robust due to heavy email customization needs of customers like Microsoft and Home Depot) will be tied to CoTweet and other platforms quickly, enabling companies to use ExactTarget (or its tightly integrated partners, Salesforce or Microsoft CRM ) as the customer database of record, with a variety of API-driven messaging options riding on top.

Is Your Social Strategy Proactive or Reactive | Social Media.

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Brand communities, contests, most social listening, and non-promotional tweeting fits into this category. Conversely, many blogs are too community-oriented, taking an overly insider approach, given that new research from my friends and clients Compendium Blogware shows that search drives 60%+ of total traffic on 80%+ of corporate blogs. link] This should be part of your Microsoft Dynamics CRM implementation [link] Mike Dado Phares Is Your Social Strategy Proactive or Reactive?

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The details of his somewhat haphazard education at Harvard, and his kismet kissed co-founding of LinkExchange (ultimately sold to Microsoft for $265 million) are downright fascinating. Also, the official Web site at www.deliveringhappinessbook.com will be morphing soon to an online community where readers and others can share their stories and work together to create and spread happiness in the workplace and beyond.

NEASC Best Practices for Electronically Offered Online Degree and Cert. Programs - Delhi Computer Information Systems (CIS) - Confluence

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Is there a well-designed FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) service, online and/or by phone menu or on-demand fax? - Curricular elements from recognized industry sources, e.g., Microsoft or Novell certification programs. - The institution recognizes that a sense of community is important to the success of many students, and that an ongoing, long-term relationship is beneficial to both student and institution. Dashboard. >

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

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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. If your community is there, then you should be too, and the question is really rhetorical, isn’t it? Despite their size you would have to think that a Google, Apple or Microsoft could still buy them without blinking.

RIP 3 Ways Facebook is Killing Your Website

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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. If your community is there, then you should be too, and the question is really rhetorical, isn’t it? Despite their size you would have to think that a Google, Apple or Microsoft could still buy them without blinking.