Directory of Social Networks for Learning Professionals

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DIRECTORY OF SOCIAL NETWORKS FOR. SOCIAL LEARNING. SOCIAL LEARNING. Directory of Social Networks for Learning. social networks aimed at learning professionals. of networks for both educators and workplace learning professionals. Use the list to find one or two relevant networks to join. The list is ordered by name of network. name of the network creator, where known are shown in brackets. virtual travels.

Revenue: Social media games and virtual goods 2010

Laurel Papworth

Virtual goods in the USA will reach $1.6 I have a patent in social network economies particularly in user generated virtual goods – which we don’t see a lot of yet. So I tend to keep an eye on how virtual goods are coming along. When I took out the patent – pre Facebook, pre Twitter – it was impossible to explain to investors how pixel products were going to jump from closed game worlds (Everquest) into the real world.

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8 ways to deal with negative comments in online communities

Laurel Papworth

How do you respond to a negative comment in an online community, on Facebook? Many social media guidelines have a one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to addressing negative criticism in social networks, but assessing the situation and the potential positive vs negative outcomes of responses is a skill that comes from experience. Ignore the negative social media commenter. Law as bullying tactic rarely works, it just incenses the community.

Survey: 60% of Physicians Believe Social Media “Improves the Care They Deliver”

The Realtime Report

Many physicians are making use of social media – as a way to manage new information, discuss the latest journal articles or research, and to help provide quality care. A recent study by the Journal of Medical Research discovered that a whopping 85% of oncologists and primary care physicians use social media (at least once a week or once a day) to read or explore health information, and the majority of those surveyed (60%) said that social media “improves the care they deliver.”

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Thank you and some free books for Christmas reading

The Way of the Web

It’s the season of goodwill, so it seems a perfect time to say thank you to everyone that’s visited my blog, followed or message me on social networks, or kindly referred me to potential new clients. ‘Virtual Justice’ by Greg Lastowka. And if you want to compare notes over Christmas, I’m just starting: ‘The Art of Community’ by Jono Bacon.

Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth

Called Facebook “Credit&# it includes a real world component named, rather fetchingly, “App2User&# , which aims to encourage merchants and loyalty programs like Qantas Frequent Flyer points and Flybuys and whatnot to use the Facebook points social media system. Social Networks and Online Communities – maybe Twitter? But first… Quick note on currency and Virtual Goods. Virtual or otherwise. Facebook Money for Social Games.

Event: Media140 Foodies with Bridget _Cooks

Laurel Papworth

Watch as Bridget Davis prepares some fabulous food together with discussion and conversation around how real-time social media is changing the food industry. Event: Media140 Foodies with Bridget _Cooks is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Technorati Tags: bridget_cooks , foodies , Julie Posetti , media140 , social media. World of Warcraft: Terrorists and Virtual Worlds (7).

Social Media: NAB Break Up Letter

Laurel Papworth

NAB bank have a Valentine’s Day social media campaign running at the moment – encouraging people with a mortgage to “break up&# with the other banks. Most of the other videos could sit comfortably in the viral video ad box rather than the social media box except… well except I think the campaign has jumped the divide. Does NAB dissing the opposition make the world a better place? Australia: Social Media Marketing Job at Commonwealth Bank (3).

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth

Whenever I present or give classes on monetizing social networks and online communities people usually have two questions. Social Media Monetization Models on Flickr [link]. Social media Donations it works for Wikipedia. Expansions and upgrades Twitter’s not World of Warcraft so this is a bit harder. SMS other social networks are built on SMS revenues such as SMSFun. Click again and get a free account on World of Warcraft for a month.

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Event: Customer Service Call Centres and Social Media

Laurel Papworth

I’ve been asked to speak in Melbourne on April 15th (evening) about the impact of social media, online communities, social networks and call centres. As you probably know, I believe that while marketing and PR want social networks to be about them and their needs, the customer usually has a specific question they want answered, best suited to Customer Service engaging on support and FAQ issues. Social Media is revolutionising the way we do business.

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Influencers and Social Media Experts

Laurel Papworth

Oh and if they tick the following criteria in the field of social media-ness, then they are social media experts. Except possibly in social media where one should maybe have a less traditional and more social publishing history. The support their community gives them when writing their next books is often paid back in recognition, thereby reaffirming the author’s role as influencer. Social grace ad infinitum.

7 steps to shutting down a social media site

Laurel Papworth

The photo sharing social network Radar.net is shutting down and, thankfully, they have all undertaken all the key steps to do that sensitively and graciously. Remember, customers believe that social media sites belong to “them&# the customer and for a % of your online community your exit strategy is going to destroy their friendships and their content. More in Social Media is Not An Experiment. For Radar : A warm look at history of the online community.

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Experiential Economy: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

Episode 1 of Social Media Business: What is “the experience economy&# – is it the next step on from agrarian, commodity, service…? The first episode of my new podcast, Social Media Business, looks at revenue stream associated with providing your online community or social networks with a real world experience such as a meetup, conference or party. Social Media and Experience. Social Media for Events and Conference Organisers.

Cyberbullying and blogs – a case study Mumbrella

Laurel Papworth

Or is this just “acceptable&# competitive behaviour by someone who see’s himself as my competitor in the social media space? If you move that into personal attacks – continually identifying e.g. pointing the finger and naming a person – you will find that you create a negative community with negative comments and a negative tone. People can also be bullied online by groups of people such as class groups or collective members of an online community.

Offerpal Launches Offerpal Tasks to Earn Virtual Currency

Bill Hartzer

Offerpal Media has launched “Offerpal Tasks,&# a new way you can earn virtual currency to use in online games and social networks. You can earn virtual currency through Offerpal Tasks by completing easy online tasks through Amazon Mechanical Turk. Offerpal Tasks are available right now throughout Offerpal’s network of more than 2,000 web sites and applications. Offerpal Media delivers the highest Revenue Per User for online games and social networks.

IBM Social Computing Guidelines

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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.

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

We look at Freemium revenue in social networks and online communities including asking that: if freemium is the business model of giving it all (or most) of the services away for free , how can you then charge for it? In this episode of Social Media Business podcast, the concept of freemium is introduced – what it is, how Flickr, LinkedIn, SecondLife are making millions of dollars from giving stuff away for free. Monetizing social networks.

Building Trust: A Relationship is Not a Newsletter Opt-In

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In the post, I shared my don’ts of social networks, and to that point, I added the following rule for LinkedIn: Gathering all the email addresses of users you are connected to — even locating email addresses of LinkedIn Group managers — and utilizing this mailing list to promote your own company or service off-site. Perhaps this individual lost sight that LinkedIn is a professional network and not a spam facilitator. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

Multiple Personalities

Almost Savvy

given the nature of the particular website (some professional, some social) or to be more consistent across all user generated content? Experts in personal branding tell us to decide what we want the world to know about us and then set out to reinforce a consistent and image in all that we do online. Not surprisingly, she has since toned down her page so that it represents her professional personality with a touch of the social side without any over-the-top content or photos.

The time is right for pervasive social gaming

The Way of the Web

Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← A blog plug for something I’m not involved in… Small rivers of content for a new discovery system → The time is right for pervasive social gaming December 9th, 2009 · View Comments I remember a quote from a Microsoft exec around the time of the Xbox 360 launch, in which he outlined his dream of console gamers being able to play a title like Halo on a console, but also contribute to the game via mobile devices. (I

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

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RWW Network. Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media. Social media. Whether youre socializing on Facebook , updating Twitter , or just adding a new bookmark to Ma.gnolia , social media has become an integral part of our daily lives. Thats why many of todays colleges and universities are now offering "social media" classes as an option for their students. Welcome to Social Media U. Lesson # 5 Use Social Networks.

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Websites, Emails, Chats, Forums, Social Media, Clouds, QR Codes

Social Media Network Marketing

Twenty years back having your Business and Brand in the virtual world was not a very digestible thought. Being on Social Media was not even thought of. Unfortunately a lot of mishaps took place and the online world was seen with a lot of suspicion. The world was loosing boundaries. This was when the world become small. When all teething problems were addressed in came the Network scenario. This is in today's time called Social Networking.

Non di solo Google.

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Personal Branding con i social media di Luigi Centenaro. Si tratta di “Personal Branding con i social media&# di Luigi. How do you interact with content ideas and experiences to build new knowledge, be it in a school classroom, a museum space, a community space or an online space? I must confess that the educational examples of the use of avatar based virtual worlds for student learning have consistently d. Learning Objects in Virtual Worlds.

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Practice Safe Networking

Almost Savvy

The Woodbine Street parent network was on the job 24/7. The network didn’t have any meetings or rules, but I’m certain the expectations were well understood – your kids are our kids and we’ll watch over them. With the advent of LinkedIn , Facebook , Twitter and an endless list of other networks, our connections are global. It is very easy to get comfortable with our virtual connections, those we know through online or long-distance communications.

Blogging Between Hot Flashes

Almost Savvy

Do I – and my generation-mates – belong online using twitter and connecting with people through social networking? I also hear many in the younger crowd dismissing the desire and capacity of older generations to venture into the virtual world. While I frequently speak about the virtual world, blogging is completely new to me. Social media marketing is new territory and there’s no such thing as being too late to the game.

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Blogging Between Hot Flashes

Almost Savvy

Do I – and my generation-mates – belong online using twitter and connecting with people through social networking? I also hear many in the younger crowd dismissing the desire and capacity of older generations to venture into the virtual world. While I frequently speak about the virtual world, blogging is completely new to me. Social media marketing is new territory and there’s no such thing as being too late to the game.

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How to Get the Most Out of Virtual Events You Attend

agora pulse

Wondering whether to attend another virtual event? “Business as usual” has been replaced with Zoom calls, Skype meetings, WhatsApp chats, and a whole bunch of virtual events. Networking cocktail party or coffee morning. Virtual Event Stats 2020.

Wired Campus: Computer Literacy Doesn't Mean Information Literacy, Report Says - Chronicle.com

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Community Colleges. Community Colleges. libraries, copyright, and virtual reality Jeffrey R. Campus Piracy Company Watch Distance Education Gadgets Leadership Legal Troubles Libraries Offbeat Open Access Research Search Engines Security Social Networking Student Life Supercomputing Teaching TechForum2008 Video Virtual Worlds Wikis. They don’t understand what the Internet really is: a vast network with many different content providers.

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In Memory of My Grandpa David, a Wonderful Man » Techipedia.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal > In Memory of My Grandpa David, a Wonderful Man In Memory of My Grandpa David, a Wonderful Man by Tamar Weinberg on October 25, 2007 Share As many of you know, my grandfather has been ill for awhile. Back then, Queens had no large Jewish community but the new residents had determination to set up a synagogue. Before 1950, he was an Army Air Corps Crew Chief in World War II.

Women in Blogging: 125 Fearless Female Bloggers

Kikolani

I took a look at 14 lists that have come out over the last year for the top bloggers, social media marketers, search marketers, and entrepreneurs. I have included many well known female influences as well as some that are just starting out but have a very promising future in the blogging world that I have come across online, found in other lists, connected with in forums like the Third Tribe and the BlogcastFM Green Room , or met at events such as Blog World Expo and Social Media AZ.

Helping Kids Stay Safe Online. Is SocialShield the Answer.

Almost Savvy

Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search Helping Kids Stay Safe Online. But, it is a scary world out there.

Is Social Media Too Big For Its Britches?

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 Social Media Too Big For Its Britches? At Monday’s Social Fresh conference in St. Social CRM The new telephone.

The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook by Tamar Weinberg on December 10, 2008 Share Social media mimics real relationships — in many cases. Here are some egregious sins that you must not perform on social media sites. Social news is about reciprocal relationships.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

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 6 Critical Services Agencies Must Provide to Stay Relevant in Social Media March 3rd, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Is there a future for agencies in a social media world?