Mapping Your Social Graph

Proactive Report

Social media has extended the reach and influence of your stakeholders – they’re on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and they’re connecting to each other. The Social Graph is the representation of our relationships. We’re social creatures.

Everloop promises: No child left without a social graph

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Everloop, which bills itself as an e-learning social network, claims “All tweens are left out of the social graph because they must be over 13 in order to legally use services such as Facebook. Without having a centralized online community of their own, a tween’s social media experience is disparate

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Google+, Google Apps and Your Social Graph

Proactive Report

Google+ and Mapping Your Social Graph. You’ll have your social graph at your fingertips. Digital PR Facebook Page. Social Media Case Studies

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Mapping the Brand’s Social Graph

Proactive Report

Social media has extended the reach and influence of your stakeholders – they’re on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and they’re connecting to each other. The Social Graph is the representation of our relationships. We’re social creatures.

Sydney, Australia – Facebook Course June 2017

Laurel Papworth

Dear Students, my next Facebook course is on June 21st & June 22nd (two day course) so please bring your laptop and charger on both days. Curriculum of the Facebook course (Sydney, Australia 2017): Are you interested in: Facebook Analytics , Insights, KPIs and writing Measurement reports?

Facebook Graph Search Optimization: 5 Must-Reads

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What should you do to optimize your Facebook page for Graph Search ? What Facebook Graph Search Means for Your Business. By Kelly Jo Horton Graph search is Facebook’s social solution for connected search. 5 Tips for Facebook Graph Search Optimization.

Crowdsourcing Curation: The Social Graph as Gatekeeper

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Tuesday, July 20, 2010 Crowdsourcing Curation: The Social Graph as Gatekeeper Ive written before about the compromise we tacitly agree to when amateurs take over the roles formerly held by professionsals. Did you see it posted to Facebook, Twitter, Buzz? Eric Reasons Its my name.

Facebook Tweaks Safety Check

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Facebook announced several updates to its Safety Check feature, including a new tool that allows select non-engineering employees to activate Safety Check and an internal Messenger bot.

Is Facebook’s Social Graph Beacon 2.0?

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With its incredible growth (200 million to 400 million users in the last 12 months), and announcement at its April 21 F8 developer conference of new capabilities, Facebook seems to have become, as Chris O’Brien of the San Jose Mercury News says, “the most important company on the Web.”. With Facebook users comes their friends; incorporate these connections to make your product more engaging. I’ve added a Facebook “Like” button on this blog and it is insanely easy to do.

Leaving Facebook

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Should you pull all of your advertising dollars out of Facebook? On the eve of Facebook 's historical initial public offering, automotive manufacturer, GM , made a big public stink about pulling ten million dollars of media spend out of Facebook because they felt that Facebook advertising doesn't work (more on that here: Advertising Age - GM Cuts Facebook Ad Spending, But Ford Steps on the Gas ). Facebook is not (just) an advertising platform. facebook.

Watch Out – The Apps Are Coming!

Mindjumpers

Tweet Last month Facebook announced the new Facebook Timeline at f8. But whereas the Timeline is more relevant for user profiles, what is more interesting for businesses is Facebook’s expansion of the open graph and the possibilities in the new social apps.

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Facebook Commenting Platform: Pros and Cons For Businesses

Dave Fleet

Facebook has announced a new version of its Comments Box plugin – its social plugin that enables Facebook-connected commenting on a website. Facebook’s Comment Box plugin. The new plugin allows people to share their comments over on Facebook.

Is Twitter Or Facebook More Influential In The SERPs?

Small Business Mavericks

Next year, what will effect (sic) SERP’s (sic) more, Twitter or Facebook? As Rand points out, Google and Facebook aren’t exactly friends. In fact, Google has decided not to use popular Facebook indicators in its search algorithms, which means that Facebook does not really affect Google’s SERPs. However, Bing and Facebook have a much more friendly relationship. And Bing does use Facebook indicators for ranking purposes.

Is Google+ About To Make Facebook Frown?

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Back in July, I Blogged about Google 's foray into online social networking, Google+ (more here: Co-dependency In The Age of Facebook ). At the time, the majority of the discourse surrounding Google+ was about whether or not it would be able to compete in a Facebook world.

How Your Brand Can Get the Most Value Out of Facebook’s Edgerank Algorithm

Mindjumpers

The following post is a follow-up on the ongoing discussion about the recent changes in Edgerank algorithm affecting Facebook reach and engagement. He predicts that in today’s social media environment, “Context” is what will become the king.

Facebook for Marketing Research: Political Polls #auspol

Laurel Papworth

What if instead of checking a thousand people, instead of ringing those poor souls when they get home from work and are trying to get dinner on the table, we could just check in on what they were thinking, facebooking, tweeting about? What if we could go on Facebook and have a look at 11.5

The Future Of Facebook And The Newsfeed

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Do you remember Facebook before the timeline. I loved the introduction of Facebook's news feed when it happened. Many were up in arms and many thought that Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg , was going to destroy the power and potential of the online social network. But newsfeed is - beyond a shadow of a doubt - the true killer app of Facebook. As Facebook continues to roll out Facebook marketing initiatives for brands, the newsfeed becomes ground zero.

Why Publishers Need to Walk Away From Facebook

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In late June, Facebook once again announced a News Feed algorithm change —this time to focus more on friends and family content, and less on brands and publishers —a change that’s not all that surprising since Facebook is organized around who you know. This modification, however, is making huge waves in the publishing world, since publishers and content houses have relied on Facebook as an effective way to get in front of consumers. percent on Facebook.

Facebook’s New Timeline

Janet Fouts

This time the changes at Facebook are really big. Good thing we’ve all got broadband these days isn’t it or it would take forever to load Facebook’s Timeline. Facebook Facebook profile Facebook timeline

"Follow" Networks and The Creep Factor - Why It Isn't a Facebook Play

Stay N' Alive

It's going to be a really tough battle for Google to get passed this without any sort of 2-way friend relationship like Facebook if they want a mass audience. Facebook's API is one of the most accessible APIs I've come across. It's a different type of social graph than Facebook's.

How Can Brands Connect With the Facebook Generation?

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According to a report by McCann WorldGroup , “The Truth About Youth&# , millennials live in a new “social economy&# in which recommending and sharing brands is front and center in their daily lives.

Facebook Should Not Be Treated like Other Media

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What is Facebook ? If you ask a nerd like me, you'll probably hear the words "online social network" or "social media channel" bandied around. We're looking for the business of Facebook. What does Facebook sell? we wind up in one place: Facebook is a media company. Is that how the c-level suite of Facebook would define themselves? Why are we trying to make Facebook be like every other media business? facebook.

Facebook Graph Search: Why Investors Shouldn’t Worry

Mindjumpers

Much anticipated, Mark Zuckerberg unveiled this week that Facebook has built Graph Search – a search engine within Facebook that combines web search with your social graph thus making it possible to search your entire life and those of your friends.

Facebook to Google+: "Hey Look, We Have This Too - It's Right Here!"

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Facebook announced an expected update to its service today that is scheduled to be released on Thursday. I wrote about the release of Facebook Friend Lists back in 2008 when Jason Alba and myself launched my first book, I'm on Facebook--Now What???

Google+ Just Beat Facebook to the Future

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Facebook's entire purpose has been to get to this moment. They've already been rumored to be working on a much stronger mobile strategy, bringing Facebook's powerful platform to the apps you use on the mobile devices you carry, to every place you go. It's that which has had Google scared and hinging employee bonuses on the success of their social program this year. However, it seems in one fell swoop Google just beat Facebook to their own game.

Google is Not Facebook (and Vice Versa)

Stay N' Alive

Google seems to be trying of late to do everything they can to be like Facebook. They've released an equivalent to Facebook's "like" button. They seem to really want to be on top of social search, but I can help but think, "why?" Let's "face" it - Google is not social.

Is it That Easy?

Proactive Report

Last week I wrote that for a company to successfully integrate social media with their PR activities they have to listen, learn and respond. Building social graphs has not been part of our PR practice. What does their social graph look like?

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Facebook Launches Timeline and Expansion of Open Graph

Mindjumpers

Tweet Yesterday, much talked about Facebook Developer’s Conference F8 took place in San Fransisco. It was a much talked about event and it seemed Facebook had something big to announce which would forever change the face internet and I feel as usual the social giant was quite impressive!

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Is Facebook Home the Beginning or the End?

Convince & Convert

Social Media Controversies Addressed, Fresh Each Week. In this edition of The Baer Facts, I talk with Kyle Lacy of ExactTarget about the newly launched “Facebook Phone,” released to little acclaim last week. How Much Facebook is Too Much Facebook?

LoveFilm: Facebook traffic’s increased 300% with Facebook social graph

Danny WhatMough

Fascinating stats from NMA today , revealing the potential impact of Facebook social graph for brands, businesses and publishers: LoveFilm said it had increased traffic from Facebook by 300% and had seen thousands of users ‘like’ movie and actor pages. In fact for me, the most amazing thing is that Facebook hadn’t implemented something like this sooner. Brands that see integration like this as a shortcut to social media nirvana will be sadly disappointed.

Co-dependency In The Age of Facebook

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It's hard to imagine that there is a Facebook killer somewhere around the next tech innovation, but there probably is. It just seemed so much easier and simpler than the more complex neediness of Facebook. What we've learned in the online social networking world of Facebook and Twitter is that there is more co-dependency between the two platforms than walled gardens that users are not allowed to cross. The truth is that it's hard to beat Facebook at this point.

Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth

Facebook has just announced it’s plans to expand it’s Facebook currency. Social Networks and Online Communities – maybe Twitter? – will no doubt be encouraged to use this Facebook Credit currency on their external sites.

Google+ Isn’t Dying. Facebook Isn’t Dying. The News Feed is Dying.

Stay N' Alive

Paul Adams, inventor of Google+ Circles, and an all-around smart guy, wrote a post I shared earlier today on Facebook about basically the death of “the destination” His post really resonated with me. Facebook as you know it will be gone. Your social graph will still exist.

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Social Commerce IQ 2012 [Report]

Mindjumpers

The most recent report from 8th Bridge provides an overview and trend evaluation of the most recent state of Social Commerce. 43 % of survey participants have asked their Facebook friends for advice before buying a product. Social Commerce Trends.

8 LinkedIn Tools for Business

Pamorama

The undisputed leader in business and career-oriented social networking, LinkedIn’s valuable demographic is sought after by marketers. Just connect to your LinkedIn and Facebook profiles to broadcast your thought leadership. Oktopost is designed for B2B social-media marketers.

Facebook Doesn't Get Small Data Right (And You're Worried About Big Data?)

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There was a lot of grumpy folks complaining about Facebook (again) lately. Someone in their family passed away or a pet got lost this past year, and suddenly this image is showing up in Facebook''s recently released The Year In Review as a way to celebrate that moment with your social graph. The Year In Review is a little app on Facebook that allows users to share with their friends a collection of photos - month by month - to summarize the year that they had in 2014.

9 of the Best Free Social Media Analytics Tools

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Want to know what’s working on social media? Chances are that you’re already using Facebook, Twitter, and other platforms to create engagement and thought leadership in your space. These 9 free social media analytics tools are some of the best out there.

Is Facebook All Wrong About Our Sharing Psychology

Convince & Convert

This is an important and bold move (the technology not the robe), because as you are probably aware, SnapChat formerly was set up so that all content shared on the social network expired – forever – 10 seconds after it was initially retrieved. So maybe Facebook has it all wrong?

Social Media is Dead, Long Live Big Data

Laurel Papworth

Shares Social Media has trained artificial intelligence and now Big Data is taking over. They are focussing on the DATA behind social media. SMH big data social media. They then provide that data to companies like Facebook and Twitter and also Agencies.

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"Relative Finder", Using FamilySearch.org, Shows the Future of Social Genealogy

Stay N' Alive

If a new app on Facebook gets its way, you may just see this some time in the near future. For me, most of my friends were between 7th and 10th cousins, but I found out very quickly a couple of my Facebook friends that were actually 3rd and 4th cousins.

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