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Facebook: Reclaim Privacy Security and Safety

Laurel Papworth

Also a diagram on private to public social networks. And I know that it will sound odd to those who assume that “everything that goes online is for public broadcasting&# but my experience of Facebook is that it was the most private, gated social network online.

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). John Kerrison (Host).

7 Skill Sets for Nurturing Open Community

Convince & Convert

Tweet Guest post as part of the virtual book tour by Maddie Grant and Lindy Dreyer to explore concepts from their new book Open Community : a little book of big ideas for associations navigating the social web. You Don’t Have to Own A Community to Build Community.

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Sony online communities hacked

Laurel Papworth

Playstation and other online communities have been hacked. In doing so you have violated the privacy of thousands of innocent people who only sought the free distribution of information. If you are the community host YOU are responsible for protecting members online. Also, the consumer now has the same tools that big companies have – these guys are shutting down Sony, using community tools, as a response to the corporates shutting them down using corporate tools.

Marie Claire Australia – Socialite social media spats

Laurel Papworth

I know that some of you readers out there in bloggy land like to read traditional media from time to time – especially when a social media goddess a la me (heh) is in it – so here’s the link. Marie Claire social media article.

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.

Invasive or Indispensable: The Case of Permanent GPS

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

This isn’t a real post about social media strategy, but it’s an important issue that follows from our social media behavior online. A member of my religious community disappeared. This gave the social network a true exclusive feel and made people long for access.

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Social Pros 17 – Maria Ogneva, Yammer

Convince & Convert

This is Episode 17 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. Read on for insights from Maria, and our Social Media Stat of the Week ( this week : are Facebook and Twitter like the Tortoise and the Hare?). Welcome to Social Pros number 17.

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2012 in Recap: The Year of Visual Social Media

Mindjumpers

Brands quickly picked up on the importance of visual communication and started building Instagram communities. Facebook’s acquisition of Instagram triggered an outrage against the world’s biggest social network when Instagram during December made two announcements.

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. Facebook Groups: Privacy Bait and Switch? Business Social Media Tips community speakin

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?).

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 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.

Social Pros 29 – Lauren Vargas, Aetna

Convince & Convert

This is Episode 29 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. Read on for insights from Lauren plus Eric Boggs ‘s Social Media Stat of the Week ( This week : 62% of adults use social media for fear of missing out.).

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.

How to Run the Best YouTube Contest in 10 Easy Steps

Hootsuite

Marketing on YouTube is all about building community, and YouTube contests are a great way to do that. In this post, we’ll share key tips for hosting a YouTube contest. Get clear on why you want to host a YouTube giveaway before you start planning it. Social Strategy

18 Expert Guides to Using Google+ for Business

Webbiquity SMM

Despite the reputation Google+ has in some circles for being the social network that everyone has joined but no one uses , marketers are increasing viewing it as a vital platform for branding and engagement. Building an audience and networking? Google+ Social Media Marketing

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5 Surprising Reasons To Reconsider Google+ (That You Can Act On Today)

Buffer Social

I’ve always known that Google+ is good for SEO reasons, personal branding, and content sharing; I just found myself moving more naturally toward Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook — networks that I could use Buffer to manage all of my posts and share similar content.

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Everything Social Marketers Need to Know About Generation Z

Hootsuite

Bonus: Get all the insight and tools you need to inform your social strategy in 2019 with our free social trends toolkit. They’re protective of their privacy. Gen Zers crave hyper-personal experiences on social media, but they’re also keen to protect their privacy.

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.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

It takes a community to build a community. So much of building a community requires understanding people and engaging with them. Experts tell us the number one networking tip is to help others and they’ll return the favor — large or small. Tony blogs at Social CTO.

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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Chatville Alternatives and Similar Sites

SocialFish

ChatVille has a large community that continues growing. You can sign up to use InstaChatrooms, but the website also allows users to participate in chatrooms anonymously, protecting their privacy. Meetzur functions like a mini social media network of a sort.

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38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews

Webbiquity SMM

Manage all of your social media accounts from a single login on your iPhone? Make more productive use of your time on social networking sites? Find tools to do all of the above and much more in this collection of helpful business, online and social media tools, apps and reviews.

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IBM Social Computing Guidelines

Buzz Marketing for Technology

IBM Social Computing Guidelines. Blogs, wikis, social networks, virtual worlds and social media. Since then, many new forms of social media have emerged. The effort has broadened the scope of the existing guidelines to include all forms of social computing. Below are the current and official "IBM Social Computing Guidelines," which continue to evolve as new technologies and social networking tools become available. Privacy.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

The following are resources for starting your own blog on WordPress including choosing a domain name, purchasing your domain, hosting, WordPress installation, themes, plugins, settings, essential pages, backups, updates, and more! Hosting Your Domain.

Fetching Friday – The Final Resources Mashup of 2010

Kikolani

This post is part of a weekly series, Fetching Friday, featuring the resources mashup, some tidbits on Affiliate Summit West, and a free ticket to Social Media Marketing Las Vegas on kikolani.com. Social Media / Social Networking.

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Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Please Use My Public Page or.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > Want to Friend Me on Facebook? It helped that Facebook became an open network that invited everyone in. People use both networks as a free-for-all.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Facebook’s goal to be the social network of choice for all was a lofty one, but I gotta hand it to you, Facebook — it was a big deal, and let’s be honest here, it made lots of sense. Unless top-down social business strategy totally stinks, yes.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Don’t shy away from giving your community the information needed to find you elsewhere both online and offline. It also reminds you that Facebook is one of their social destinations on the web, but that you might be interested in their YouTube page.

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Technology for Small Business

Buzz Marketing for Technology

From building business to getting a straight answer, social networking sites offer up a wide-ranging community. So he turned to LinkedIn, an online social-networking service that ? Social networking sites have other features businesses can use. For instance, they let participants build profiles and create personal networks by linking to other users. Where to network. Orkut: A social network launched by Google in 2004.

Thirteen Tips for Effective Tagging

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Community. Networks. Hosted Applications. Networking. What Can Social Networking Do for Your Organization? To get started, visit the popular social bookmarks manager del.icio.us tagging practice is to embed yourself in a community of del.icio.us

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Social Media Outreach for Beginners

Sprout Social

Social media outreach is one of the best ways to form new relationships, increase engagement and get more eyes on your content. What is Social Media Outreach? Unfortunately some marketers use social media outreach as an opportunity to spam influencers. Using Social Media Ads.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, #FBCLContest Update & Funny Tennis

Kikolani

Pros and cons of outsourcing your social media marketing – I consider the cons more of considerations including ways to ease your worries. Dear Facebook friends, you’re doing it wrong – great commentary on the use of personal profiles, fan pages, groups, and the new community pages. Facebook privacy : what you need to know – why privacy advocates are concerned, how information is shared without your permission, and what Facebook has to say about it.

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50 of the Most Dependable Web Resources for University Students | Educhoices.org

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Encyclopedia.com - This free online library hosts reference works, such as Oxford Dictionaries and the Britannica Concise Encyclopedia, as well as millions of newspaper and magazine articles. Other site features include a blog and a community forum. Privacy Info

Crowdsourcing Our Health – Using Social Media to Educate and Unite.

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Social media is bridging the gap between health and healthcare. This is an invasion of privacy! I’m one of the leads for our social media/Government 2.0

Social Media Lawsuits Protect Yourself From Them | Guest Posts.

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 Protecting Yourself From Social Media Lawsuits July 21st, 2010 |Written By: Indra Gardiner | View Comments Tweet Guest post by Indra Gardiner , founding partner and COO at BG Creative.

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

RWW Network. The official definition of crowdsourcing from Jeff Howe, is "the act of a company or institution taking a function once performed by employees and outsourcing it to an undefined (and generally large) network of people in the form of an open call." A number of large web development discussion communities host contest areas, including NamePros , v7 Network , and Webmaster Talk. social networking. social media. social news.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Jesse Stay is a consultant who specializes in the integration of social APIs such as Twitter and Facebook. You may know him as founder and CEO of the social stream clean up and automation tool, SocialToo.com , but Jesse has also written two books on the subject of Facebook.

Being Lightweight: Tools We Use | Common Craft - Explanations In Plain English

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Hosted Services - Were not technical people. So, we use hosting services for. Instead, we use hosts like Vimeo.com that have good privacy options. Social Networking - We have presence on the major social networks, but they arent a part of our day-to-day work.

Social Pros 14 – Jason Falls, Social Media Explorer

Convince & Convert

This is Episode 14 of the Social Pros Podcast : Real People Doing Real Work in Social Media. This episode features Jason Falls , the founder and principal of Social Media Explorer. Social Pros Transcript For Your Reading Enjoyment, Thanks to Speechpad for the Transcription.