7 Strategies for Growing Community on Your Blog

ProBlogger

This week on ProBlogger we’ve been looking at the topic of building community on a blog. We started by identifying 9 benefits and 3 costs of community on a blog and then looked at 5 stages of building community on a blog. Consider a Dedicated Community Area.

Learning via the Social Media Game

Bare Feet Studios

Do you have a community on the ground to support an online community? Or would you be better served to set up a community inside another social network? uStream. Aloha HowTo Social Media #SBOSM facebook flickr foursquare instragram linkedin smcjournal smcobserver twitter ustream youtubeTomorrow I am working with an esteemed group of coral reef scientists here in Hawaii to illustrate various ways to use social media.

Facebook: Iceland Constitution and Gov 2.0

Laurel Papworth

The main online community Facebook – and other social networks such as Twitter, YouTube, Flickr and Livestreaming – have been appropriated for the Icelandic Government’s communications channels to it’s own people. iceland metagovernment online community social network

Social Commerce And The New Consumer

Twist Image

Consumers are interested in much more: content, community, conversation, bragging, mobility, sharing, connecting with their peers, etc. Video streaming by Ustream. community content conversation ecommerce ipad keynotepresentation media mobility oneclickshopping publicspeaking radian6 sharing smartphone social2011 socialcommerce socialconsumer socialmedia socialmediamonitoring technologyTags: community. The consumer of today looks nothing like the consumer of yesterday.

When The Media Plays Scrooge

Waxing UnLyrical

Mark as read Approve comment I will be UStreaming the caroling as we stop at each station. UStream will automatically post an update to my twitter, [link] when I begin livestreaming and provide a link to watch. Third, is someone going to Ustream the event?

LeWeb Bingo!

Almost Savvy

Live streaming from the Main Stage at LeWeb: Video chat rooms at Ustream Live streaming from Salle 400 at LeWeb: Live TV : Ustream If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe to my RSS feed !

Are Meerkat and Periscope Good News or Bad

Convince & Convert

And while we have had live streaming apps in the past like Livestream, Ustream and others, the time appears to now be right for live streaming. David is a legendary figure in the social media and social business community. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

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10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Ustream and YouTube Video blogging is becoming increasingly popular, especially now that smartphones have better video cameras, and there are apps to upload them to video services, such as Ustream and YouTube. Tamar is also the author of The New Community Rules (July 2009).

The Innovative Educator: 5 Things You Can Do to Begin Developing Your Personal Learning Network

Buzz Marketing for Technology

PLNs provide individuals with learning and access to leaders and experts around the world bringing together communities, resources and information impossible to access solely from within school walls. CIS 339 Brings Professional Learning Communities I. IStream, UStream!

Who will win the video app wars?

Janet Fouts

I’ve actually been doing it since the beginning of uStream. ” … “ The question for organizational communications to ponder is whether or not their community lives on social networks and has an appetite for live streaming in these channels.

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7 Social Media Trends You Need to Add to Your 2017 Strategy

Rebekah Radice

Or you can use a video host like Ustream or Lifestream. But what I believe we’ll see in 2017 is the return of true community building. ” Many saw social media as a one way conversation, never bothering to cultivate a community.

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Who will win the video app wars?

Janet Fouts

I’ve actually been doing it since the beginning of uStream. ” … “ The question for organizational communications to ponder is whether or not their community lives on social networks and has an appetite for live streaming in these channels.

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The Most Overlooked (But Simple) Ways to Use Live Streaming Video

Rebekah Radice

new in comparison to UStream and other pioneers). How conversational, interactive and open you are with your audience goes a long way towards building an engaged community. And an engaged community according to Rosetta is worth its weight in gold. Nearly two million words.

Preparing for the Next Disaster: The Future of #crisisdata

SocialFish

I’ve always evangelized the potential of tools like Facebook and Twitter to create meaningful communities and collaborations, but now realize the true opportunity for all of us who spend our days mixing up cocktails of mission and technology: social tools + people = lives saved. We’re good at listening, responding, engaging, building community, and providing value.

Blog World 2010 Recap – My Notes and Experiences

Kikolani

Mashable has hired community managers to stay on top comments. Social Media Examiner responds to all wall posts and has a demographic of 60% females from 25 – 50 years old and has found that the page has brought more community to the site. Ok everyone.

7 Social Media Trends You Need to Add to Your 2017 Strategy

Rebekah Radice

Or you can use a video host like Ustream or Lifestream. But what I believe we’ll see in 2017 is the return of true community building. ” Many saw social media as a one way conversation, never bothering to cultivate a community.

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Wow Online Influencers With An In-Person Experience

Convince & Convert

UStream! I love giving tech advice, and it's what I'm doing at my new website…this week I'm going to try inviting people into UStream if they need support or want to chat about issues there having…authenticity is the only way to go. UStream! Cheers, Sheldon, community manager for Sysomos [link] Marina Maher Comm.

Fifteen Years of Online Social Interactions

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I became a big fan of playing games (bingo especially) at a little hub on AOL called RabbitJack’s Casino , which was considered a unique community within the AOL borders with a close-knit group of people from all walks of life.

What I Learned from an Indonesian Resort about Blogging

ProBlogger

I discovered this early in my own blogging (in fact it’s part of what attracted me to the medium) so the more you can do to welcome and integrate people into the community of your blog and into relationship with you the better.

Social Media is Scary - How to Address Junior Employees

Social Media Strategery

Start a community of all others who are interested in learning more about that topic. panel discussion in Denver this past weekend where the session was shared live on Ustream and had people ‘tweeting in’, I made a late New Year’s resolution.

My Dad Held the Keys to an Untapped Niche Market

ProBlogger

Have you ever seen a tweet from Darren that says “Come over to Ustream andlet’s have a chat”? Bloggers know that community takes time to develop. Because I wasn’t selling anything, the community didn’t trust the site. When entrepreneurs start online they usually blog about what they know. For me, that was study skills.

The Unfortunate Investment of Social Media (and its Consequences)

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Using Digg as an instrument to get Digg’s attention has never clearly had an impact until last week’s “revolt,&# and the only reason why it had an impact then was because it was done off Digg’s site (in this case, Ustream ) and had plenty of press people standing behind it. It’s their community of choice and that’s fine. 12484 SUBSCRIBERS FOLLOWERS Lijit Search Read more about The New Community Rules Get Techipedia on your iPhone or iPod touch!

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10 Types of Killer Filler Content for Your Blog

ProBlogger

Last week I ran an impromptu Ustream chat session with my Twitter followers on the theme of Blogger Productivity (to celebrate the launch of Blog Wise ). Another alternative is to run a “community workshop” where you take a reader’s question and then give it to your community to answer (e.g. These posts are easy to write but can add a lot of value in terms of reader engagement and community-building on your blog.

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

Convince & Convert

One of the local Twitterati here had Chris Brogan up to Maine for a social media conference, and I caught it on UStream. That mission, to add value to the communities they reach, is the heart beat of social.

New Media Expo 2008 Wrap up & Ideas

Bare Feet Studios

I loved being interviewed on TWIT, Web Pro World, and Tech Zulu, along with Sunny’s live uStream. you could energize the community around podcasting (regardless of the list they fall on) and get more people there next time. I also met so many new folks and reconnected with others at the NME that I feel am part of the podcast community. Advertisers need to come to an event like NME and learn about the medium and make personal connections with the community.

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

Convince & Convert

You have to create content, be part of many communities, and proceed incrementally. Too often, the humanization part gets overlooked in an effort to create a “user-generated video contest widget that we’ll launch on Facebook with support from Ustream.&# going so our COMMUNITY INFLUENCERS ?can going so our COMMUNITY INFLUENCERS ?can going so our COMMUNITY INFLUENCERS ?can