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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.

Social networks don't make students dumb

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Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Live cross-platform mobile gaming arrives Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised? Tags: Digital Culture · social networks blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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How the 'traditional' world punishes social networking

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Or that banks are mining social media sites for personal information which can affect your credit score ? blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised?

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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 More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same | Social Media.

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Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same Mon, Apr 27, 2009 Government 2.0 I’m one of the leads for our social media/Government 2.0

Great news for Facebook page security

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But it’s nice to see a change by a social network to aid users and brands alike. Tags: social networks blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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Newsflash: The world is constantly changing, so don't panic…

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Having played around with Ping, it’s obviously an initial first step which is quite likely to increase sales purely by allowing social recommendation within iTunes, and the simplicity of it at the moment is particularly useful on mobile devices rather than the desktop.

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One potential USP for Diaspora

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Advertisers and marketers are increasingly using social networks as a primary route for reaching consumers effectively. Revenue generation is increasing for the social networks and companies using them.

Great video with Leo LaPorte and Twit.tv

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Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← How the ‘traditional’ world punishes social networking Report recommending ‘Google Tax’ seems rather confused → Great video with Leo LaPorte and Twit.tv

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Is Amazon reading this blog?

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It makes total sense for Amazon to use the same model which has served them well to build the retail business – leverage a long tail of website publishers and social network users who can be rewarded in a small financial way if their recommendations result in sales.

Summer iPadwatch

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Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Users dissatisfied with social networks – are you surprised? The interesting thing will be resuming the tech-spotting when Android tablets arrive… Tags: technology blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Google Wave fails to cause a splash

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The curious thing is that Google is building a legacy of projects which attempt to utilise social tools, but then end up losing dedicated effort or closing. blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Learning about the game layer is vital

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And to be able to identify the good and bad parts elements of the gaming mechanic, just as increasingly we’re learning to identify the good and bad parts of social networking and interaction to keep improving.

Live moves pretty fast…

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The list is: Absolute 80s iAmp , Absolute Classic Rock iAmp and dabbl iAmp for the iPhone The Absolute Radio iAmp Widget for websites, blogs and social networks. Tags: Digital Audio blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

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There have also been doctors that have used social networking tools, like Twitter, during surgery. Here are ten social media tools that can aid you with crowdsourcing: Twitter It is already being used for many crowdsourcing efforts. Accelerated by MaxCDN Content Delivery Network.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2009

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of articles on the topic of Internet Marketing, from SEO to social media to web usability and then some. The article has examples of how social media worked too. In it, he offers some thought-provoking insights into what must be understood before going into social media marketing.

Stocktwits gets funding, Bit.ly get's safer, Cli.gs gets bought

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has been bought by social bookmarking site Mr Wong. Tags: Uncategorized blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Interested in mobile or internet privacy and security?

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Live cross-platform mobile gaming arrives

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Social networks don’t make students dumb → Live cross-platform mobile gaming arrives July 16th, 2010 · View Comments The idea of gaming with all your friends regardless of which console they use is fairly unusual, even today, but it’s already a reality in the mobile games market.

Influence and Empire Avenue

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Empire Avenue is a particularly different approach in that it mixes the financial market of stocks and shares, social gaming and networking, and peer review and influence into one big pot. I signed up a while ago, and the premise behind the social gaming element is a logical one.

Bored of slogans? Or just politics…

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The big difference across the Atlantic was that the use of social networking and communication/engagement in the U.S Tags: marketing blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

New reputable way to make money by blogging

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Monetisation often means having a few ad networks scattered around your site, rather than doing something more meaningful. It’s also quick and easy to register on ebuzzing.com I’ve actually used the service already, resulting in a post on the Small Rivers blog network tool.

Small rivers of content for a new discovery system

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So rather than manually creating your own blogroll, this acts like a distributed network of links, to which anyone can contribute. There’s also a bookmarklet to add content and sites easily, plus you can share via all the usual social networks.

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Mark Thompson of Search Engine Journal has a great article entitled How To Find Industry Influencers. Look at Boring Stats — and Make Them Interesting This has a little to do with the Social Media platforms, but mostly with analytics. Social Media isn’t only Social Networks.

Google Me – quick thoughts for and against…

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They might not have completely aced social search and the social graph yet, but they’re used to working with humungous data sets. If it can pick up people leaving Myspace and Facebook, social networks become a two horse race, with Google in the game.

Why I won't be signing up to Blippy…

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I’m also happy to share a lot of info on social networks, only drawing the line at things which reveal more about my family than they might wish. Tags: social networks blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Digital business needs to be effective more than efficient

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Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Will customer service come to social media? Using a social network to broadcast out your messages to everyone is efficient. Tags: business blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

How Young is Too Young?

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Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging > How Young is Too Young? In March, he came out with a list of social media blogs you should be reading , and no, I didn’t play favorites here; Techipedia is not included.

Do we get more than we give from the web?

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I’ve also linked to them on social networks, and that traffic is monetisable. Tags: Digital Publishing · advertising blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Top 6 Ideas for Incredible Viral Content for Social Media.

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Now I’m going to talk a bit more about six solid foundations upon which you can build viral content and I’ll illustrate how they’re used in today’s social media. Yet again why you are the queen of all bloggy, posty, social media-y things.

Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League

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In a nutshell, I focus on Twitter for mostly professional discussion (sharing social media news and information), whereas Plurk is a less rigid platform and feels a lot less formal to me. and social media sphere. If you want a more close knit type of social media, plurk, hands down.

Will customer service come to social media?

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Web Strategy Wikinomics Rankings ← Sometimes it’s better never than late… Digital business needs to be effective more than efficient → Will customer service come to social media? Get the attitude right, and social media simply allows you to express it.

Consumers pay less, and publishers starting to diversify?

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Most of the discussion so far has been around Hearst bringing search engine marketing in-house, along with social media marketing, measurement and analytics. Tags: Digital Publishing · marketing blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

Speaking, presenting, writing, and catching up…

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But I really miss the social side of online gaming. Still, it’s spurred me into arranging a couple of drinks with some friends, so I guess it’s not all bad… Tags: Blogging · Presentations · speaking blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

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Google Buzz proves problems with single online identities

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Security : Almost everyone has encountered a scam or phishing attempt by email or a social network. Let me own some software – ideally Open Source, which is stored locally on my own devices, and then allows for the initial interaction with networks and service providers.

Blogging: Social Media is Not Only About Social Media Sites

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Well, for one, social media users — that is, users on social news sites such as Digg, Mixx, Reddit — are not particularly enthusiastic about the proliferation of marketers in their community. But there’s a lot more to media than just these social networking sites.

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The time is right for pervasive social gaming

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Thirdly we have the world of Farmville and Fishville on Facebook, and the myriad of other social games created by the likes of Playfish and Zynga. Tags: Digital Culture · Videogames · xbox 360 blog comments powered by Disqus Blog Partners

7 Deadly Blog Writing Sins

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Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Marketing > 7 Deadly Blog Writing Sins 7 Deadly Blog Writing Sins by Tamar Weinberg on July 15, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Frank Lee.

The importance of experiencing your community

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Google Me – quick thoughts for and against… → The importance of experiencing your community June 28th, 2010 · View Comments When talking about community-building or social media, it’s easy to suggest you should be part of it.