Social Media On The Farm: Crisis Management, Market Research, Education And APIs

The Realtime Report

As a mobile-friendly platform, Twitter has been used by farmers to share information, check realtime conditions, and connect with customers from its earliest days – CNN reported on this as early as 2009.

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The Future of Twitter

Proactive Report

The major social networks (Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter) have been fairly stable for the past five or six years. That might be about to change -Twitter just reported a dismal Q4 for 2016: 16 cents per share on revenue of $717 million. Journalists on Twitter.

Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

Still it’s a no-brainer that Fundable or similar will have or already have a Twitter addon service. You can subscribe using the RSS feed for the Social Media Business video here or grab the Social Media Business audio version.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Launches #FirstTweet, Facebook Paper Teams With TED

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including lots of changes and new features for Facebook and Twitter: Twitter celebrates its 8th birthday with #FirstTweet. Twitter.

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RockMelt – The Social Browser

Mindjumpers

Usually I have a tab with Facebook as well as a Twitter client running in the background. When the browser is open you have extra features in the right and left side of the window: – On the left side , all your Facebook friends are imported.

Open social bookmarking service to rival Delicious

The Way of the Web

on Twitter, 500+ on FB), and perhaps the mix of bookmarketing and social networking will change that in this case. open source social networks delicious diigo freelis.us

7 Tips to Launch Successful Twitter Promotions

Sprout Social

Whether you’re trying to promote a blog post, upcoming event or your products, Twitter is a great option. Despite increased competition on the platform and the move to an algorithm based feed, Twitter promotions can still be effective if well executed. Twitter Contests.

Google Spreadsheets Update: Blessing in Disguise for Marketers…

The Marketing Blog

While scanning through the feeds in my ‘RSS Feed Reader’ , I discovered an interesting update in Google Spreadsheets. You are welcome to connect with me or send your pitches on my email id [toreachdaksh AT gmail DOT com] Twitter updates Wow very nice :) RT @ paavani Awesome compilation of reasons. Home About In the Media India’s Buzziest Media Brand Condolence February 20, 2008.3:10

Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India

The Marketing Blog

37 am Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India Jump to Comments What XML feed of some of the best Social-media, Marketing and Branding blogs in India Why Thoughts inspired by Age of Conversation’s Douglas Karr. How Simply use the import feature in your feed reader to import from these blogs. Home About In the Media themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile Applying the Johari Window to a s/w Product July 24, 2008.3:37

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12 Time-Saving Tools for Content Marketers

Convince & Convert

Feedly. Luckily, no one ever said you have to do it alone—blogs, online magazines, and newspapers are all great sources of inspiration. Feedly gives you a single place to collect and read all of this content. Audacity is an open-source audio editor—and it’s absolutely free.

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Top Tools for Mobile Marketing

SocialFish

It also links to your organization’s Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and other social media sites. Buzztouch : An open source app storage cloud that works with iPhone, iPad and Android.

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7 Ways to Repurpose Your Video Content

agora pulse

Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram are all pushing us to use more video. Converting a video to an audio file is straightforward using the open source podcast editing software Audacity. It takes up more space in the feed and matches the Instagram style.

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Top Tools for Mobile Marketing

SocialFish

It also links to your organization’s Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and other social media sites. Buzztouch : An open source app storage cloud that works with iPhone, iPad and Android.

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The 23 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions for Digital Marketers

Webbiquity SMM

That said, however, it’s amazing how much can be done without spending any money—or even leaving whatever web page is currently open in your browser. Too many tabs open in Chrome? Sample reviews: “Suddenly find yourself with a zillion tabs open? 17) Open SEO Stats.

How to Cut Costs with Your Own Support Community

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The social web has opened the communication floodgates. While most brands look to make a name for themselves on Facebook and Twitter, other businesses take a more introspective approach. To wipe startup costs, check out a free open source solution like phpBB.

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Free Culture and Attention as Currency

Waxing UnLyrical

Most web assets from the likes of Facebook, Twitter, Google, Tumblr, Foursquare and a gazillion others appear to be free, opening floodgates of content, ranging from the genius of Wikipedia/ Ushahidi to the apparently innocuous LOLcats.

[INTERVIEW] Twiplomacy reveal the secrets to communicating with world leaders

Audiense

Lüfkens: At the 2008 World Economic Forum, I saw that we had participants using Twitter to share their thoughts and findings with other attendees, and the wider world. Now in its sixth year, we’ve opened up the study to monitor their usage on Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, and others too.

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12 of the Best WordPress Guides, Hacks and Plugins of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

WordPress is no longer just the leading blog platform , but is now the most popular open-source CMS (content management system) as well. The English is broken but the list of free template sources, like Wp Mojo , eBlog Templates and ThemeLab is excellent.

5 Things I’ve Learned from Running BizSugar

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

BizSugar is built on Pligg, an open source content management system. Just a couple of the initiatives we’re currently working on are integrating Facebook and Twitter logins, and adding more community features. This is a guest post by Anita Campbell.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #293

Twist Image

As a maker of open source software, I can relate to this. Nadia Eghbal surveyed the landscape of non-VC-funded projects, sliced and diced them in different ways, and came up with a problem: many open source software projects, mainly dev tools, are fundamental to the functioning of the web. The End of Twitter - The New Yorker. I usually shy away from pieces that are filling the feeds, but it's an important read. I still love Twitter. twitter.

Ross Mayfield's Weblog: Elevating the Enterprise 2.0 Conversation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

« Techmeme Persistent Search Feeds | Main. Comments: Feeds. follow me on Twitter. Dmitri on Twitter Tips the Tuna. Reddit Open Sources with CPAL. twitter. Ross Mayfields Weblog. Markets, Technology & Musings.

Community Bootstrapping: Tools & Strategies To Build A Community.

Jason Yormark

Step 1: Hit The Big Three (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) It’s no secret that social networking is all the rage, so it doesn’t take a genius to point out that you need to start there. By far, Facebook , Twitter and Linked In are where I think most businesses should start their community building. And it’s not just about creating a Facebook page or a Twitter account. Their profile system however is very good and they have great Open ID and Facebook integration.

Barcamp Delhi 5: Spreading the Word out !

The Marketing Blog

Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit 5 Comments Filed under BarCamp Tags: BarCamp , BarCamp Delhi , BCD5 , delhi , Google , open source , Social media , startup , twitter 5 Comments Sesso January 22, 2009 at 12:25 pm Great site. Money Saver stretches the concept to make it a win-win for all by feeding on ’dependencies’. Home About In the Media SMTP Settings in MediaWiki After Hiatus, Social Media Predictions & 2009 October 10, 2008.7:08

You've Heard the Rumors. Here are a Few Predictions That "Just Make Sense" For Facebook's F8

Stay N' Alive

Last year I was pretty close in my prediction (I had the code right - just not exactly what the code did - this was all the launch of Facebook's Social Plugins), having got some clues in their open source Javascript SDK that were launched in the code before they were released to developers.

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Cool Apps & Tools

The Marketing Blog

an online mapping service GreatNews RSS Reader – With the evolution of RSS and Atom plenty of feed readers have been developed. There has always been a big debate over which feed reading method is the best? For desktop users GreatNews is an intelligent option as it offers its users multiple views to read feeds. Bloglines users can sync their feeds with GreatNews and you can always export your feeds as an OPML file Pretty smart utility to have.

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eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

On the other hand, in Europe more sites use inhouse and open source implementations (Vuorikari, 2003). These allow custom extensions, which may pave the way for the development of open APIs for connection by PLEs. Recent Twitter: Skype My status button [link]. -->.

17 Plugins to Improve Your WordPress Blog

Ari Herzog

The blog platform, as an open source community, is collectively shared by anyone and everyone who contribute code and provide feedback about what works and what needs improvement. Connect: Twitter | Facebook | Email | 978.558.0008. Plug photo by Adam Mulligan on Flickr.

Dr. Ralf Klamma's Blog: beamtenherrschaft

The Marketing Blog

Currently I have rss feeds from his blog and his del.icio.us I’ll subscribe for the feeds and will include a link to it on my own blog. You are welcome to connect with me or send your pitches on my email id [toreachdaksh AT gmail DOT com] Twitter updates Wow very nice :) RT @ paavani Awesome compilation of reasons. Home About In the Media News from Other Blogs Linkedin v/s Facebook – Professional up Against Social October 31, 2007.6:13

A Tools Guide to Live streaming on Facebook

Razor Social

If you want to go live from a mobile device, you just open up your status update and select ‘live video’ Facebook live. Recently, they also announced a blue room, which means you can make sure your live broadcast looks and sounds ok before opening it up to the public.

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Blogs et Wikis en formation

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Post to Twitter. Plateformes Open Source ILIAS version 3.8 Atelier CTN Caen Slide 26: Plateforme intégrée dans SL Moodle (Plateforme Open Source) intégrée dans le monde virtuel 3D de Second Life Moodle + Second Life = SLOODLE I. Atelier CTN Caen Slide 27: LMS & ePortfolio Plateforme WebCT et Service de plateforme de réseau social eLGG Source: [link] elearning.com/files/webct_elgg_factsheet.pdf Plus dâ??infos: RSS Feed.

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The Social Media Venn Diagram

Jeff Esposito

They range from an open-sourced virtual cocktail party to folks reliving the glory days and cliques of high school and businesses looking to become more human. You also see many folks on Twitter and Facebook sharing their latest posts over and over as it’s a way to bring more people to seeing what they are doing. One downside to oversharing is that communities like Twitter seem to self police themselves.

The Sprout Data Pipeline: NSQ and Beyond

Sprout Social

Both of these areas of our application have different querying requirements, yet each system needs to be sourced from the same upstream data. Because this system feeds data to all of our core Sprout services, any centralized technology puts the entire platform at risk. For example, our service that consumes real-time events from Twitter can buffer social messages to an instance of an nsqd that’s running on the same server.

to End Poverty

Stay N' Alive

Zach, who is also my cousin, hopes to organize groups around various software projects, create those software projects, and then release the code and technology as open source software that other Humanitarian organizations can then use freely. “Twitter GPS Locator App&#. “Tsunami Twitter/SMS Broadcaster&#. “Medical Twitter Broadcaster&#.

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Revisiting the Web 2.0 Dictionary - Part I

The Marketing Blog

So ‘RSS’ essentially acts as pipeline and it pushes web-content to us in the RSS feed readers. The image on the left ( original source Thomas Vander Wal’s blog ) is an example of Narrow Folksonomy. You are welcome to connect with me or send your pitches on my email id [toreachdaksh AT gmail DOT com] Twitter updates Wow very nice :) RT @ paavani Awesome compilation of reasons.

The Audacity of Free: The Products and Services Edition

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Books Take Time to Write Last week, a Twitter user asked a really blunt but surprising question about how to download my book (legally) for free. At the end of the day, though, we ALL have families to feed. I may badly paraphrase and source the quote.

4 WordPress Alternatives: the What, Where, and Why

ProBlogger

It’s also designed to be open and transparent, using modern software development techniques in its design. Twitter. custom RSS feeds and statistics. automatic Twitter updates. open source and completely free to use.

Top 10 Ways to Use del.icio.us - lifehack.org

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Subscribe to our feed! Every Sunday night I open everything in tabs in a new window, and make sure I’m not missing anything. to keep track of all of my sources. The RSS feeds from del.icio.us license:open-source. The nature of the link: =feed.

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The official definition of crowdsourcing from Jeff Howe, is "the act of a company or institution taking a function once performed by employees and outsourcing it to an undefined (and generally large) network of people in the form of an open call." The software development community -- especially the open source community -- has long used "bounties" to help lure developers to certain tasks. Commuter Feed Uses Twitter for Localized Traffic Reports. twitter.

Is Feedburner about to be closed by Google?

The Way of the Web

Having used Feedburner for years, it appears little positive has happened since acquisition by Google, and largely the service for syndicating and placing advertising in RSS feeds has been left running, but little more. The Google Adsense for Feeds Blog has announced it has closed; ‘After some consideration, we recognize that we’re just not generating enough content here to warrant your time, so we won’t be posting here any longer.’

Micro Persuasion: Turn Gmail Into Your Personal Nerve Center

Buzz Marketing for Technology

How to get real-time news updates in Gmail (Gmail+ Google Talk + Twitter). I scan 275 RSS feeds in Google Reader and I use dozens of bookmarklets and shortcuts to help me manage it all. The Toolbar then automatically feeds it into a new message. Note that the Google Toolbar automatically inserts the source URL. I usually keep Gmail open in a tab in my browser. Some enterprising folks have taken data feeds from the BBC and CNN and ported them to Twitter.

Six degrees of separation in instant messaging | Emerging Technology Trends | ZDNet.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

RSS Feeds. Busy man… Sources: Katharine Sanderson, Nature, March 13, 2008; and various websites. Follow ZDNet on Twitter. Suns Open Work Program Cuts CO2 Emissions, Reduces Real Estate Costs, Improves Job Satisfaction; Additional Focus on Energy Efficient Products, Greener Datacenters Delivers Value for Sun and Customers. The Cisco Mobility Resource Center is your source for FREE mobility solutions. Feeds. Linux and Open Source.

Customer Service: Contrasting Examples

The Marketing Blog

Talking about innovation in customer-service here are two companies which are leading the way: Turbotax Support – Turbotax has set-up a new interaction channel for its customers with its Twitter account. They’ve setup a blog which is great and also do have a twitter account. I just added your RSS feed to my Google News Reader. Home About In the Media Catching Up With Shane Warne Social Media trumps Mass Media? April 25, 2008.5:51

Fastrack Adopts Social Media

The Marketing Blog

Maybe we’ll re-open discussion to see if there ise any other way we can do it. The flickr dynamic feed was enabled but we have for now chosen to put specific images and might go to the dynamic feed soon. You are welcome to connect with me or send your pitches on my email id [toreachdaksh AT gmail DOT com] Twitter updates Wow very nice :) RT @ paavani Awesome compilation of reasons. Home About In the Media Bloggers & Writers – What Keeps You Going?