We've come a long way - Disqus is Now as big as Youtube

Stay N' Alive

It seems like just yesterday that Robert Scoble invited me to go with him to visit Disqus Headquarters with their founders Daniel Ha and Jason Yan out at their new offices in San Francisco. Just today, Disqus announced 1 billion monthly unique visitors -- yes, that''s as big as Youtube!

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'Jumo' – The New Social Networking Site For Non-profit.

Mindjumpers

Hearing Chris Hughes speak about the social networking site, definitely made me think two things: 1. So, put simply, Jumo is going to be an umbrella network for organisations doing good. What took me by surprise, though, is that Jumo already has a Facebook page.

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Mobile Social Networking Growing

Freelance Social Media

What would we do if we couldn’t spy on our Facebook friends at all times? Owner of LangfordMedia Blog Twitter blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: BrightKit is great for managing multiple Twitter accounts Next post: China spends more leisure time online than we do!

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Social Networking Online and Non-Profit Organizations | Freelance.

Freelance Social Media

Non-profits see online social media as an inexpensive way to build relationships, increase involvement, and help out with publicity and education efforts. YouTube (46.5%) and Twitter (43.2%) were cited as alternate social networking tools.

The Story of The World's Most Powerful Social Network – Facebook

Mindjumpers

It describes how the business is being done in Silicon Valley and how building a company like Facebook demands fierce fighting, no doubts, full focus and what the costs are in lost friendships and created enemies.

The 2010 Social Network Map | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Facebook seems to be the largest country on the map, and it is a really fast indicator of where to spend your social media efforts. It is simple and an illustrative way to show the different scale between networks.

How Not to Add a Comment Right Now: Install Disqus, Intense Debate, Echo, or LiveFyre

Ari Herzog

You are not required to log-in to your social networking site account to comment. I applaud Marian Schembari for sharing why commenting is best with Disqus , Zac Johnson for explaining why Intense Debate commenting is the best , Guy Kawasaki for showing why the Echo commenting system is for you (formerly called JS-Kit), and Danny Brown for opining why LiveFyre commenting is better than the rest. Related posts: Ranting Why WordPress.com and Disqus Commenting Systems Annoy Me.

Facebook Goes Live with New Video Channel

Mindjumpers

Facebook Live is a new interactive channel for the Facebook crowd, more precisely a channel dedicated to the happenings of the social networking company as opposed to a channel for others. Facebook Live has channels for features and events.

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Facebook Goes Live with New Video Channel

Mindjumpers

Facebook Live is a new interactive channel for the Facebook crowd, more precisely a channel dedicated to the happenings of the social networking company as opposed to a channel for others. Facebook Live has channels for features and events.

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3 Infographics on Why You Should Use Social Networks as Marketing.

Mindjumpers

Statistics taken into consideration, it’s more popular than ever to be present at several platforms, and Facebook, Twitter and Youtube each have a large audience. For example, if you just think about your circle of friends, is there anybody who is not on Facebook?

How the 'traditional' world punishes social networking

The Way of the Web

University Professor was recently suspended because of a Facebook status update on what was intended to be a private page for family and friends. Or that banks are mining social media sites for personal information which can affect your credit score ?

Facebook Places Explained

Mindjumpers

Here’s an explanation by the people at Facebook. According to Facebook, Places is basically about knowing where you friends hang out. From our profiles on Facebook, we all know and share all other sorts of things about each other.

Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison)

The Marketing Blog

02 am Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison) Jump to Comments With over 40,000 tweets per minute and new-user registration growth rate of 1500%, you would expect Twitter to give a close fight to the social networking giant Facebook. I was just testing uberVU , a paid social media analytics service for doing a comparison between Twitter & Facebook and the results that it shows are quite interesting to say the least.

Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised?

The Way of the Web

Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Social networks don’t make students dumb Summer iPadwatch → Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised? or b) That social networks are still growing massively despite such dissatisfaction?

The Business Behind Facebook

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Mapping the Social Internet – what part of the world is the most developed? The now 6 years old social network has grown into the world’s largest networking site with more than 500 million users.

Every Social Network is Different: Here's What You Need to Know

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you use Twitter regularly, you’d see that it wins as a social news site that provides instantaneous news — at least of that caliber. The story announcing Heath Ledger’s death was made popular with 13 minutes of submission to the social news site.

Urban Outfitters Likes Facebook

Mindjumpers

» Urban Outfitters Likes Facebook Posted by Anne Herngaard Sep 2nd, 2010 Tweet Urban Outfitters is making the most of their Like buttons as the official US website now invite visitors on the from page of the website to see the most Liked products.

Evolution of Privacy on Facebook

Mindjumpers

During the last couple of years, Facebook’s default privacy settings have become more and more permissive – and often with great confusion to the users. I have found this chart that illustrates Facebook’s evolution of privacy from the early days in 2005 up until recently.

How Users Engage With Advertising on Facebook

Mindjumpers

This means that if you run a business, you can benefit from having a Facebook page where you can send out updates to your customers and create dialogue. 40 people from Ireland participated in the test that used eye-tracking to docuement their online behaviour when using Facebook.

Facebook Marketing Drive Sales | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

Having a Facebook community allows the brand to listen to what the customers are saying real time. They also express how the marketing efforts on Facebook will make their fan base grow.

Facebook’s New Comment System: All You Wanted to Know

The Marketing Blog

Were you gearing up for the upcoming Facebook page updates for 10th March? The latest comes in the form of Facebook’s newly launched comments plug-in, a powerful system that is bound to re-define how users comment on Blogs and other social media sites.

How To Post Effectively on Facebook

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « In Time of Social Media Crisis – How Do You Respond? However, I found it quite interesting in terms of the general day and time of posting posts on Facebook.

Facebook Introduces Location Service: Places

Mindjumpers

Now Facebook is following their footsteps and introduces their own location service called ’Places’. Foursquare has been exploding in number of users the last year or so, but still doesn’t reach anywhere near the amount of users that are using Facebook.

Facebook Reveals New Changes On Platform | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

New Groups Now, we are actually going to have a kind of “Facebook within Facebook”. This initiative is launched, because Facebook users love to communicate and make updates. I really hope Facebook will change this asap.

Facebook Introduces Location Service: Places

Mindjumpers

Now Facebook is following their footsteps and introduces their own location service called ’Places’. Foursquare has been exploding in number of users the last year or so, but still doesn’t reach anywhere near the amount of users that are using Facebook.

Facebook Marketing: Now Available! | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Facebook Marketing: Now Available! Written on June 24, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , books , facebook 32 Comments - Leave a comment! What is Facebook Marketing About?

Herding Comments In The Digital Wind

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Here''s a truth: I truly miss the power of the community in social media. For a content creator, you have to spend a ton more time in places like Facebook , Twitter , Google + and more, if you really want to be a part of a conversation. I went through this exact same issue for months on end, and we wound up ditching our original comment system to bring in Disqus. disqus. facebook. online social network. social media.

Will iTunes' Ping Be a Success?

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Urban Outfitters Likes Facebook Watch out for Danish start-up – bringing you a social work platform » Will iTunes’ Ping Be a Success?

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Storytelling – A Powerful Tool When Branding Your Organization In.

Mindjumpers

Via social networks people all over the world are able to interact, share content, valuable advice and also recommend products to each other, for example. Storytelling is actually the most powerful driver of engagement in social media.

An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

While Facebook is introducing new developments, they are losing sight of the old issues that are mostly “broken&# or that have not yet been addressed. Dear Facebook, I’ve been your buddy since you were open to a handful of select universities and were called thefacebook.com.

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Facebook considers competing with Myspace on the music front

Freelance Social Media

Zuckerberg and other Facebook executives also have been busy taking meetings with the major record companies about the strategy. Record execs protested that Facebook was engaging in “massive infringement,&# reports Post writer Brian Garrity.&#

How I Network on Friendster, Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn Â?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Personal , Social Media > How Do You Network on Different Social Sites? How Do You Network on Different Social Sites? 2) Facebook.

The Two Faces of Privacy on Facebook | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking The Two Faces of Privacy on Facebook Written on July 22, 2010 by Justin Levy in books , facebook , social media 0 Comments - Leave a comment!

Booked: Facebook Disabled My Account | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media / Booked: Facebook Disabled My Account | Subcribe via RSS Booked: Facebook Disabled My Account December 1st, 2009 Posted in Social Media Tweet Share I feel so alone. I didn’t quite realize how much I used Facebook until it was taken away from me. Between Twitter and Facebook, I had built a nice little social network.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

After all, Facebook could eat the web. In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. Don’t use a Facebook Group.

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Successful Ways To Create User Involvement | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

People get more and more used to being bombarded with messages more or less everywhere possible: in urban space, in buses, in public toilets, when checking your Facebook etc.

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Facebook’s New Comment System: All You Wanted to Know

The Marketing Blog

Were you gearing up for the upcoming Facebook page updates for 10th March? The latest comes in the form of Facebook’s newly launched comments plug-in, a powerful system that is bound to re-define how users comment on Blogs and other social media sites.

Making Dough(nuts): A Real World Example of Using Social Media.

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Community , Social Media / Making Dough(nuts): A Real World Example of Using Social Media Effectively | Subcribe via RSS Making Dough(nuts): A Real World Example of Using Social Media Effectively August 13th, 2009 Posted in Community , Social Media Tweet Share There aren’t many folks who will argue that social networking isn’t a valuable tool for business.

Dear Facebook Friends, You're Doing it Wrong

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Facebook, originally known as thefacebook.com, was a service that connected college students to their classmates and to friends in other universities. and its restricted access, people had no need to use any other names on the Mark Zuckerberg-created social network.

Please Help Me Pick a New Look For My Blog

Convince & Convert

We’ve added Disqus as the commenting system. Changed the sharing tools to incorporate Sexy Bookmarks plug-in (Michael Stelzner at Social Media Examiner turned me on to it). link] Social Email Guy Voted 3 before seeing comments. link] Social Email Guy By the way: nice crowdsourcing / co-creation / collaboration Chris Rogers I initially like #3 best, however, not a big fan of the screened back logo – i.e. if #3 was a bit less busy, it would be my favorite.

Why I Choose Whrrl For My Location Based Time | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media / Why I Choose Whrrl For My Location Based Time | Subcribe via RSS Why I Choose Whrrl For My Location Based Time September 7th, 2010 Posted in Social Media Tweet Share I have to admit, it took me awhile to actually spend any real time with the location based social networks. Today, I also learned of a new “trusted&# professional social network.

Great news for Facebook page security

The Way of the Web

Until now, the original creator of a Facebook page couldn’t remove themselves or be removed, without personal intervention by someone in the Facebook team. But it’s nice to see a change by a social network to aid users and brands alike.

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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? Please Use My Public Page or LinkedIn Instead Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Facebook has its pros.