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Drive for Show, Putt for Dough – a Lesson for Enterprise 2.0 Platforms

Social Media Strategery

implementation – be it a wiki, a blogging platform, discussion forums, microblogging, or Sharepoint – fail miserably because they forgot to focus on the fundamentals. vendor out there offers a similar set of features – blogging, microblogging, wiki functionality, profiles, tagging, search, etc. They can’t wait a day for the wiki to come back up so it looks like they’ll be working extra hard to recreate everything I did last night.

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Justifying Social Media to the Big Wigs

Social Media Strategery

Use an open source microblogging service like Yammer or QikCom. If your organization already uses Instant Messaging, microblogging offers the potential to turn those one-on-one conversations into group collaboration. on our Social Media Investment team wiki page on our internal social media platform. on our Social Media Investment team wiki page on our internal social media platform. web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email!

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57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources

Dave Fleet

Use of social networking, microblogs and other third party websites. New PR Wiki. Over time I’ve found myself doing more and more foundational work for organizations looking to dip their toes into social media. One of the key elements of this work, in my opinion, is creating a social media policy that fits well with the organization’s goals, culture and risk tolerance. But where to start?

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It’s 2AM, Do You Know Where Your Organizational Information Is??

SocMed Sean

Now, add modern day blogs, tweets, text messages, forum posts, comments, status updates, videos, podcasts, and wiki posts to your list and what do you get? My Documents, file shares, document repositories, WIKIs, etc…)? no blogs, wikis, microblogs, etc…)? Tweet Sean R.

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Enterprise 2.0 Success is About the Players, Not the Field

Social Media Strategery

Over the last few years, I’ve seen dozens of failed wikis, blogs, microblog platforms, forums, and idea management deployments, and I’m sure I’ll see many more. Watch your local Pee-wee football team’s practice sometime and you’ll see a lot of dropped passes, missed tackles, and a whole host of other mistakes. But…what would happen if you put that team on Heinz Field and gave them all the same amenities as the Pittsburgh Steelers?

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Enterprise 2.0 Isn’t About Social Business, It’s Just About Business

Social Media Strategery

” She went on to say that instead of talking about social media, social business, building communities and why your organization needs to use blogs, wikis, and microblogging, you should be talking about increasing sales, increasing productivity, and cutting costs. Last night, while flying home from the Enterprise 2.0

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Social Web

Buzz Marketing for Technology

wikis. Blogs and Wikis for Beginners. Using blog and wiki for your portfolio. Organisational Wiki Adoption. Wiki Preconference - Computers in Libr. Wikis for collaboration â?¢ However, some learning to do Joan Vinall-Cox Slide 29: Visual Editor - Blogging Joan Vinall-Cox Slide 30: Wikis â?? Joan Vinall-Cox Slide 31: Wikis - [link]. Front Page Joan Vinall-Cox Slide 36: Twitter & Microblogging â?¢ Wikis for collaboration â?¢

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Best Business Social Media and Blogging Guidelines

The Way of the Web

Rather than relying on the efforts of a small group of individuals to monitor, engage, interact and report on all activity across the plethora of social networks, blogs, wikis, forums and other locations, a good social media policy or set of guidelines means that the workload can be shared, and the responses can be crafted by those in the best position to respond with the right knowledge on a subject. BBC Social Networking, Microblogs and other Third Party Websites [link].

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What Kind of Online Community Do You Have Behind Your Firewall?

Social Media Strategery

As CIOs and Chief Knowledge Officers bring tools that have been used on the Internet – blogs, wikis, microblogs, profiles – behind the firewall, they tend to expect the same results. "We'll " "Many people have had issues with this so we created a wiki page to walk you through how to set it up the right way" Your CEO announces large-scale layoffs. You create a wiki page for your team containing the text of a report you're working on.

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The 1-9-90 rule won't work for Internal Collaboration

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Ok, so you decide to implement an internal microblogging platform like Yammer or Socialcast, or even an internal Wiki platform like SocialText or Confluence. You go crazy making your business case based on the idea that people will be so much more productive. You sweat the long nights and the hard work that it takes to get your new platform stood up within your organization so that everyone can begin to collaborate.

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What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

Webbiquity SMM

blogs, microblogging sites, social networks, etc.). Its monitoring covers blogs, message boards, forums, microblogging sites, wikis, media sharing sites, social networks, online classifieds and review sites. Until fairly recently, keeping track of your organization’s online presence was relatively easy. Other than your company’s website, most mentions were likely in well-known online news sites or trade industry publication sites.

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The Blog Is Dead: Long Live the Blog

ProBlogger

Whether we’re blogging with words, videos, audio files or images, regular updates to a site—even one like microblog Twitter—are generally regarded as “blogging&#. Wikis can be updated frequently, but they’re usually updated by users of the wiki itself, and they’re most commonly used as references. That said, many blogs seek to act as references of points of authority on their topic, as do wikis. Image by @lox.

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How to Write a Social Media Policy

Webbiquity SMM

Wikis. Microblogging sites (e.g. Why is having a social media policy in place so critical? Because virtually 100% of companies are now involved in social media—whether they acknowledge it or not. Even without any formal plan to use social media, every organization with more than a handful of employees (and many under that benchmark) is present in social media because people are talking about them. If no one else is discussing a company, its employees almost certainly are.

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Book Review: Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

Microblogging (Twitter, Jaiku, Identi.ca; Li helpfully notes that “the power of microblogging for a business can be huge, if you add personality into your Twitter stream and not just allow it to be automated.&# Wikis (Wikipedia, hundreds of specific topic-focused wikis).

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Mr. Popularity and Your Enterprise 2.0 Community

Social Media Strategery

Take five minutes and do a quick search of your organization’s blogs, microblogs, wikis, and forums that are available behind your firewall – and then let me know what the most popular topics are. Let’s do an experiment. Do they involve &# social media,&# “Web 2.0,&# “new media,&# “mobile,&# “enterprise 2.0,&# or “collaboration?&#. Now, take a look at who is posting and commenting on these topics.

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The Innovative Educator: 5 Things You Can Do to Begin Developing Your Personal Learning Network

Buzz Marketing for Technology

5-Join the microblogging phenomena by reading Tweets at Twitter. Find Great Resources on My Wiki Follow me on Twitter. This blog has a companion social network , wiki , and Twitter feed designed to support and reinforce its contents. skip to main | skip to sidebar. The Innovative Educator. Sharing ideas about educating innovatively. Wednesday, April 23, 2008. 5 Things You Can Do to Begin Developing Your Personal Learning Network.

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Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Lesson #6 Master Wikis. Take for example, their WetPaint wiki for marketing students looking for career guidance. Like Marshall recently mentioned in his post Wikis Are Now Serious Business , Wikis are not just for internal use, but can be used for many things.things like teaching, for example. Daviss wiki called Integrating 21st Century Tools into Your Teaching , which shows you how to use Del.icio.us , GMail , Ning , Google Docs and more. ReadWriteWeb.

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Learn to Walk Before You Run | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

That’s the question I was recently asked by a colleague working on a project where they had just deployed an internal wiki. They said, “that’s what we want!&# They installed a wiki. And they waited… They soon discovered that their users weren’t actually, you know, using the wiki. The problem wasn’t that the users didn’t know how to use the wiki; the problem was that the users didn’t know how to collaborate.

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Need a little Social Discipline?

Janet Fouts

I follow almost 4,000 people on Twitter , over 1500 on Linkedin , and more on Facebook , Google+ , blogs , forums, a zillion social networks, wikis and more. If you use microblogs think of a theme for what you want to talk about and schedule some conversation starters. I get around 800 emails a day (half of them are alerts, newsletters and feed reports for my clients). I’m not bragging, there are plenty of people with more, it’s just a fact of my life.

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Tired of All-Hands Meetings? Try an INTERNAL Unconference

Social Media Strategery

Pre-Conference After receiving approval to move forward, we established our “home base&# – a wiki page on our Enterprise 2.0 About a month before the Unconference, we sent an email out to the team asking for people to propose potential topics via the wiki. We also created topic-specific wiki pages and blogs and each session was to have a blogger and note-taker who would help continue the conversation after the actual event.

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Reorganizing My Personal Learning Environment

Buzz Marketing for Technology

My Tumblr microblog feed is there, too, for the same reason. I plan to do a separate post just on the portfolio and the process Ive been going through, but part of what Ive been doing is working on a "Best of Bamboo" wiki where Im re-organizing my posts from this blog. Wikis. The Bamboo Project Blog. « Whos In Charge of Learning? Organizational Potential=Staff Potential » Reorganizing My Personal Learning Environment.

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10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Contests and other community activities (screenshot contests are one example) -Marketing and communications support -Requesting tools and features for both our owned communities (forums, social networks, wikis) and games (chat UI and improvements, social features like friends lists, guild functions) -Regularly featuring players (here’s an example: [link] and UGC like videos, blogs, etc.

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Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

How Companies Use Twitter to Bolster Their Brands From BusinessWeek: Good article that is part of Business Week’s CEO Guide to Microblogging. Fortune 500 Business Blogging Wiki Maintains a directory of Fortune 500 companies that have active public business blogs. Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Corporate Social Media Reading List I’m a huge fan of social media.

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Corporate Social Media Reading List

Koka Sexton

How Companies Use Twitter to Bolster Their Brands From BusinessWeek: Good article that is part of Business Week’s CEO Guide to Microblogging. Fortune 500 Business Blogging Wiki Maintains a directory of Fortune 500 companies that have active public business blogs. Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Corporate Social Media Reading List I’m a huge fan of social media.

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What Traits Define a Social Media Marketer?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Inviting — Building social media applications, such as blogs, wikis, bookmarks, to interact with your audience. Adam Metz , Social Media Strategist : [Social media marketing is] a few things: Experience working with diverse groups of brands, generally (business-to-business, business-to-consumer) Experience executing in at least 10 tools (podcast, video, wiki, blog, social network, etc.)

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How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

There is a large reference of these tags on their developer wiki. Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media > How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page by Tamar Weinberg on December 1, 2009 Share This is a guest post by Jesse Stay , founder and CEO of SocialToo.com and all around great Facebook Fan Page coder.

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The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook The Ultimate Social Media Etiquette Handbook by Tamar Weinberg on December 10, 2008 Share Social media mimics real relationships — in many cases. Would you do the following within real face-to-face relationships? Jump on the friendship bandwagon without properly introducing yourself?

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An Open Letter to Facebook

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Is it trying to become a wiki? Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > An Open Letter to Facebook An Open Letter to Facebook by Tamar Weinberg on April 28, 2010 Share I started this letter before f8, so for the record, it’s not about anything new. However, it even holds more water as a result.

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