Become the Pied Piper of Community Building

Waxing UnLyrical

Communities have been around for centuries, however online communities have only been around for a few decades. According to Computerworld the first “online community” came about in 1973 when Talkomatic for the PLATO time-sharing system released a text-based group chat.

13 YouTube Community Building Hacks You Never Knew About

agora pulse

So, if you’re still saying your brand doesn’t need YouTube community building, you might need to rethink. So, with that in mind, I’m going to tell you 13 YouTube community building hacks you never knew about. This is key for YouTube community building.

How to Create Facebook House Rules or Community Guidelines

Harp Interactive

A Facebook Page is an excellent venue for community building among brand advocates and customers (or potential customers) seeking more information, discounts, insight or customer assistance. Does your Facebook Page have Rules or is it a free-for-all?

Get Down with the OPC! How to Ignite Your Brand with Other People’s Content and Community

Pam Moore

The OPC = other people's content and other people's community. Communities create markets, but only after you make the first investment in the human beings within. I share 10 golden rules to ensure you achieve the greatest results possible when engaging and participating in communities.

Facebook Groups for Business in a Nutshell

Pam Moore

Facebook Groups provide a unique opportunity for brands of all sizes to build community, increase brand awareness, generate leads and even increase sales of products or services. How to build and grow your community using a Facebook Group.

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Five Observations Gained from Starting an Online Community

Waxing UnLyrical

In October of last year, I launched an online community called Agree, Disagree, or Qualify. Building an online community doesn’t happen overnight. Discussion builds communities. The community builds upon itself by testing claims and commenting on those claims. The more discourse that takes place, the more others engage and the larger the community becomes. Communities co-create their own culture. Hey there, #WUL.

12 Ways to Make a Twitter Chat More Enjoyable and Efficient

Waxing UnLyrical

If there are specific tweets, such as chat guidelines, etc., If your chat focuses on a specific topic, try to get questions in from the community ahead of time. How To Resources Shonali Burke Social Media Twitter community building resources tips Twitter chat

6 Common Mistakes in Online Community Development

Convince & Convert

Many of the myths surrounding online community development are proliferated by common sense conclusions. Creating an online community has a basis in science—but best practices that seem clear-cut on the surface become much more complicated when you dig deeper.

Link Love Monthly: December

SocialFish

Here’s my monthly selection of links to some of the most interesting posts that I’ve read and shared over the last 30 days – about social media in general, of course, but also about associations, systems thinking, community building, good case studies, tool tips, social media in other industries, whatever. Trouble Lurks in Social Media Guidelines (The Buzz Bin). What’s up with Community? (LAF).

Nike’s Secret to Success on Instagram: Building an Engaged Community

Buffer Social

We sat down with Wes to understand just how Nike approaches customer care on Instagram and how they’re leveraged adding value to help grow a massive online community of athletes, influencers, and everyone in-between. However, the keyword there being guidelines, not rules.

Nike’s Secret to Success on Instagram: Building an Engaged Community

Buffer Social

We sat down with Wes to understand just how Nike approaches customer care on Instagram and how they’re leveraged adding value to help grow a massive online community of athletes, influencers, and everyone in-between. However, the keyword there being guidelines, not rules.

The Complete Guide to Facebook Groups: How to Create a Group, Build a Community and Increase Your Organic Reach

Buffer Social

Facebook has recently launched Groups for Pages, enabling the 70 million+ Pages on Facebook to create their own unique communities and feeds. And more importantly, how do you build an engaged community in your Facebook Group? Now let’s look at how to build an engaged community.

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What 777,367,063 Facebook Posts Tell Us About Successful Content in 2019 (New Research)

Buffer Social

Play the long game by focusing on building an engaged community. Why it works: The Norfolk PD offers a variety of inspiring and funny content that caters to their local community. This can help boost your brand’s reputation and build trust among your users.

[Artomatic Diaries] Getting started with Twitter branding and follow strategy

SocialFish

For DC, the event dates are determined by the site that is found to host the festival, usually a large corporate space either newly built (with developers looking for exposure to fill the building with new tenants) or slated for demolition.

Interview with ASAE’s Community Manager, Mandy Stahl

SocialFish

Community management is a new role at many associations, and it’s further complicated by being both a very public-facing job as well as one managing internal processes that often cut across more than one department inside an organization.

Influencer Marketing for Small Business: 7 Steps to Finding the Right Influencers (+ Free Templates!)

Later

And it’s not just for the mega brands — influencer marketing for small businesses can seriously level-up a campaign, build brand awareness and reach new audiences, without blowing the budget. .

Social Media Intensive Course – August 2016 – Sydney Training

Laurel Papworth

Those who do not yet have any social media profiles online will have them set up by the end of the course, more advanced users will be building deeper engagement and conversations. Before you build a social media campaign, you need a strategy.

Sydney Social Media Course – 3 Days with Laptop

Laurel Papworth

Those who do not yet have any social media profiles online will have them set up by the end of the course, more advanced users will be building deeper engagement and conversations. Before you build a social media campaign, you need a strategy. Sydney social media course 2013.

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The Social Cost of Unpaid Tweetup Teams

Bare Feet Studios

Brands hope to use influencers to build their own influence and market their products and services. Influencers get freebies and possibly a chance to build their own influence, by association. Here in Hawaii community, is not just a buzz word, it is a really big deal.

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Clearstep Business Community : Clearspace: Clearstep

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Online Communities Build, manage and measure your community successfully. Clearstep is a gathering place for Online Community and Internal Collaboration practitioners to interact, share best practices, and gain access to a much wider range of perspectives on common community and collaboration issues. Re: Building the Business Case for Enterprise 2.0. Please check out the communities and join the conversations. in Build. in Build.

Connecting 2 the World: Skills for the 21st Century

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I think Tech Valley High (which brought together experts from the regions schools, universities, business, policy makers, and community) is a good starting point for this discussion. Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Saturday, July 5, 2008. Skills for the 21st Century.

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Connecting 2 the World: Formulating the new work literacy framework

Buzz Marketing for Technology

On the left is an example of one of the more complex ones which took research on community building and created a model of online community building. Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Consider focusing your link building tactics internally — that is, on your site. Your strategies must employ content creation, community management, local/maps optimization, among others. Link Building. Link Building 101 : What’s link building?

All You Need to Know About Instagram Takeovers: How to Host a Takeover in 6 Simple Steps

Buffer Social

Engage the community – Number of interactions (likes, comments, views, or direct messages), number of live viewers, etc. Community members or customers. Engaging your community and building relationships. Building your brand image. Building brand awareness.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Journey Through Canyons

Kikolani

The Essential Ingredients for Building a Blog That Ranks in Alexa’s Top 10,000 – Would you like to know how I grew Quick Sprout to have an Alexa ranking of 10,000 in under four years?

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3 Day Social Media Intensive – Hands on! Sydney 2014

Laurel Papworth

Those who do not yet have any social media profiles online will have them set up by the end of the course, more advanced users will be building deeper engagement and conversations. Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Computer Based Session: Build a blog and social media press room with socmed press releases, blog and social objects.

Connecting 2 the World: University vs. Workplace

Buzz Marketing for Technology

TREND #7 Finding Courses Will Be More Important Than Creating Courses l Since there will be an explosion of community- developed courseware, campuses will focus on organizing a taxonomy to help users find learning content. 10 years later, we now have a set of very strict guidelines (at least in the NY state university system) to avoid infringing on copyright laws which has translated to higher overhead costs to maintain these systems (i.e. Corporate guidelines for social software.

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Social Media Training: 3 Day Intensive Advanced Class

Laurel Papworth

Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Since 2005, Laurel has been teaching online community management at the University of Sydney, Australian Film and TV School, Metro Film School and she has been managing virtual communities since 1989. Computer Session: Build an social media monitoring station . - Afternoon.

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Connecting 2 the World: Hanzel and Gretel through the internet

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Monday, June 9, 2008. Hanzel and Gretel through the internet. Today I logged on to check my e-mail and ended up looking at an article on Faxes. How did I get there? I found an e-mail about a document Tony Karrer was preparing for the WorkLiteracy group on google docs.

Connecting 2 the World: What do businesses really want?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Wednesday, July 16, 2008. What do businesses really want? Well, the Financial Times just confirmed what I have been saying all along: Businesses SAY they want a certain type of worker, but they really arent hiring those that meet the criteria.

Connecting 2 the World: The "soft skills"

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Also, the skill of being able to interact with others, understand their perspective (perspective taking), and build a common understanding (meaning making) is a vital skill that I think is being lost. Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Wednesday, July 9, 2008. The "soft skills".

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Connecting 2 the World: Some thoughts on Work Literacy

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Thursday, June 12, 2008. Some thoughts on Work Literacy. It seems that there is a lot of information that just needs to be analyzed and sorted. However, in reading the related blogs, links, and additional information over the last two weeks I have some thoughts of areas I would like to investigate further.

Connecting 2 the World: Literacy Gap

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Monday, June 16, 2008. Literacy Gap. While I have previously written about the trends I see happening in education and the workplace as a result of new technologies, I think there are many other issues that will contribute to the work literacy gap.

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Connecting 2 the World: What are we doing as teachers to make ourselves literate in the workplace?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Tuesday, June 17, 2008. What are we doing as teachers to make ourselves literate in the workplace?

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Why a Powerful Brand Image Is Crucial for Successful Blogging (And 6 Ways You Can Build One)

ProBlogger

But that will only happen when you intentionally work on building your brand image. Brands not only rank higher in search results, they’re much likelier to avoid a Google penalty even when they’ve violated its guidelines. This is a guest contribution from Jawad Khan.

Connecting 2 the World: A new framework: Part II

Buzz Marketing for Technology

It will be important for them to learn the new communication structure, the management structure within the organization, and the organizational norms while maintaining ties within the various communities of which they are a part. As a result, they would be less likely to see a need in becoming a part of a new community, relying on old ties and structures. Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar.

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Connecting 2 the World: New Skills for Knowledge Workers

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Sunday, August 3, 2008. New Skills for Knowledge Workers. On the work literacy blog, Tony Karrer posted a framework, that I was not really satisfied with. I thought it was too simplistic, too "cookbook" like with a follow the checklist type mentality.

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Connecting 2 the World: Developing "mind velco"

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Related to comments Ken Allen and Tony Karrer made on my blog, I began to think about the mind of the adult and the "basis" on which adults learn (the "mind velcro" on which we can build on). Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Thursday, July 17, 2008. Developing "mind velco".

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Connecting 2 the World: Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work literacy skill?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Monday, July 14, 2008. Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work literacy skill? I have been reading "Constructing Grounded Theory" by Kathy Charmaz for my dissertation. As I was reading it, I began to think that many of the points she brings up could very well be used for the workplace.

Connecting 2 the World: New skills for the workplace

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Relationship building is one form of knowledge, as is an understanding of the artifacts within a culture. Corporate guidelines for social software. and community building. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Monday, June 2, 2008. New skills for the workplace. Tony Karrer and Michele Martin are pleased to announce the founding of Work Literacy.

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