The other side of Social Networking

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Home About In the Media Random Quote Questions which make you think. 47 am The other side of Social Networking Jump to Comments Social networking is making a deep(er) penetration in our lives,(our? Consultants are enjoying the social-media revolution. However, a couple of bitter events, connected with Facebook and Orkut, the biggest community sites question the growth of social n/w.

Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

Episode 2 of monetizing online communities looks at donations – an overlooked revenue stream and the social media tools that enable donations online. This does NOT have to be Not For Profits – social networks that have a “community&# feel, can also connect with the goodwill of the members and seek donations as a revenue stream. Online social media services provide scope for members to donate time, resources and money how and when they want.

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Battling burnout as a social media manager

Sprout Social

In the last decade, social media has rapidly evolved and become a major element of marketing in all industries. As a result, social media practitioners now play a role in more business initiatives than ever. — Sprout Social (@SproutSocial) March 19, 2020.

Criticising Social Media ?

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Home About In the Media Entrepreneurial resources Enterprise 2.0 35 pm Criticising Social Media ? Jump to Comments Criticizing social media ? Understand Social Media as a Philosophy and its application as a Culture. Criticising Social Media ? Awesome bullet points, helps to clarify lots of things for those with questions and give insight into why certain people shove social media away.

Combining UX With Your Social Media Profiles

Mindjumpers

Samantha is passionate about social media, blogging and other areas of online communication. Content and communication are essential parts of creating a social media presence for brands. One of the first steps in this process is to spread the word and be seen within the social media paradigm, primarily through engaging content. When working with social media the right User Experience holds an important place, in the grand scheme of things.

Preventing Social Media Spam

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Home About In the Media Enterprise 2.0 53 pm Preventing Social Media Spam Jump to Comments Image by Josh Russell via Flickr Sometimes it feels really sorry to see the tactics of a select group of folks in the name of using Social media as a Conversation Medium ! It is a controlled approach towards embracing social media medium. Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit Leave a Comment Filed under Social Media Conversation , Social media , Web 2.0

OSSCamp Summer Edition

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Home About In the Media Xtees.com – A Unique t-shirt selling hub YoMacha: India’s Hot or Not ? OSS Camp is a platform for promoting Open Source Projects from India. Name Topic Abstract 1 Sonali Minocha MySQL Optimization 2 Kinshuk Sunil Open Source Game Development A look at Tools & Technologies facilitating Indie and Open Source Game Dev 3 Vishwajeet Singh Subversion 1.5

Indians in Social Media (2009) «

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Home About In the Media Royal Challengers Bangalore Fanatic Fans Challenge Basics of Search engine optimization (SEO) September 29, 2009.11:01 01 am Indians in Social Media (2009) Jump to Comments By-and-large most of us would agree with that Social media is still in a nascent stage in the Indian context and there is a lot that remains to be explored in the Social media space. and the Indians in Social Media are still very less.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Social Media’s Internal Impact – An Interview with Phil Simon May 4th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet How does social media impact your internal organization?

Looking Into The Social Media Past

Firebelly

In mid-2008, news started to spread about a movie based on the rise of the popular social network. “Hulu.com, the joint venture between NBC Universal and Fox, will begin offering most of the two network’s popular shows online tomorrow…&#. Hulu Opens To The Masses Tomorrow , March 2008. Tech Alliance Announces Android Open Platform For Mobile Devices , November 2007.

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Fastrack Adopts Social Media

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Home About In the Media Bloggers & Writers – What Keeps You Going? 28 am Fastrack Adopts Social Media Jump to Comments For B-School students this seems to be a perfect case study in the making. Yeah, I am talking about embracing of social media by Fastrack,a leading youth fashion brand by Titan. and more 6 Comments media.fastrack.in » Blog Archive » Fastrack adopts social media December 22, 2007 at 8:20 am [.]

#Hashtags Hit Facebook – #WhatDoYouThink

The Social Media Incubator

In an announcement by the social networking service giant on Wednesday, Facebook informed users of the rollout of hashtags to status updates. As hashtags have been a big part of the Twitterverse for quite awhile, Facebook’s adoption of them will make the ability to search the two biggest mega-databases easy and effective especially those using social media for business marketing.

[SOLVED] WordPress Gives A HTTP Error When Uploading Images To The Media Gallery

SocMed Sean

Sometimes, the open source nature of the CMS can introduce bugs or incompatibilities that can cause errors or even bring an entire site down. Today’s post is one that is written to help folks who are running into the infamous “HTTP Error” error that displays when you try to upload an image to the WordPress image gallery or media gallery. Open your browser again and log in to your WordPress console.

After Hiatus, Social Media Predictions & 2009

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Home About In the Media Barcamp Delhi 5: Spreading the Word out ! Social Media Mercury rising up in India December 23, 2008.3:51 51 am After Hiatus, Social Media Predictions & 2009 Jump to Comments Image by Matt Hamm via Flickr Phew. Entrepreneurship graph will rise in 2009 This one is from my friend Nimesh on Windchimes corporate blog – ‘Social Media Predictions for 2009′ More entrepreneurs in the coming year?

Social Media and Blog Camp - Courtesy Delhi Bloggers Bloc

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Home About In the Media Proto.in July 18-19 2008 Social Technographics Ladder May 28, 2008.1:37 37 am Social Media and Blog Camp – Courtesy Delhi Bloggers Bloc Jump to Comments Come June 7th and we’d witness another one-day unconference on social media and blogging. Its the social media and blog camp by Delhi Bloggers Bloc.

Six Villains of Gov 2.0 | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media Six Villains of Gov 2.0 Sun, Jul 11, 2010 Enterprise 2.0 , Government 2.0 , Social Media I recently came across this funny (and too true) post by Todd Heim on social media villains that piqued both my long-time interest in super-heroes and super-villains and all things Government 2.0

Whose Ethics Apply in Social Media?

Net-Savvy Executive

Today's Wall Street Journal had Twitter abuzz about social media monitoring and privacy in closed communities ( 'Scrapers' Dig Deep for Data on Web ). Specifically, a health discussion board and a social media analysis vendor using individual accounts to access personally identifiable health information. Jeffrey Henning wrote about the etiquette of eavesdropping and presented a webinar on consumer attitudes towards social media market research.

Social Media Mercury rising up in India

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Home About In the Media After Hiatus, Social Media Predictions & 2009 Indian startups need more Community Managers January 5, 2009.11:43 43 pm Social Media Mercury rising up in India Jump to Comments Let me start of by wishing everybody a very ‘Happy New Year 2009′ ! If I re-collect the recent developments, it is really fascinating to see so much happening on the ‘Social Media’ front in India.

7 steps to shutting down a social media site

Laurel Papworth

The photo sharing social network Radar.net is shutting down and, thankfully, they have all undertaken all the key steps to do that sensitively and graciously. Remember, customers believe that social media sites belong to “them&# the customer and for a % of your online community your exit strategy is going to destroy their friendships and their content. More in Social Media is Not An Experiment. Export facilities to other social media sites.

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Twenty Theses for Government 2.0, Cluetrain Style | Social Media.

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Development Social Media Twenty Theses for Government 2.0, I’ve fulfilled one of my social media resolutions for 2009 , and have recently re-read the Cluetrain Manifesto. They all want to know how/if social media can help them become more transparent, participatory, and collaborative. Why is social media desirable?

Marketing, Social Media & Branding Blogs in India

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Home About In the Media themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile Applying the Johari Window to a s/w Product July 24, 2008.3:37 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.

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An Explicit Link Between PRISM and Social Media Intelligence

Net-Savvy Executive

Writing at Wired UK, Paul Wright has some concerns about the use of social media monitoring in law enforcement: Meet Prism''s little brother: Socmint. For the past two years a secretive unit in the Metropolitan Police has been developing the tools for blanket surveillance of the public''s social media conversations. In this case, Wired makes the connection explicit with their headline, calling social media intelligence "Prism''s little brother."

Facebook vs Twitter (A Comparison)

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Home About In the Media Moving One Step Closer to Dream Indian Companies on Twitter – A Usage Study March 3, 2010.10:02 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. Share this: StumbleUpon Digg Reddit Possibly related posts: (automatically generated) Criticising Social Media ?

Mastodon: What to Know About The New Social Media Platform

Ignite Social Media

Every so often a new social media platform arises and one cold day while I was sitting in the Toronto airport, Mastodon came to my attention. Since my co-workers had flown out earlier than I and I had some time to kill, I decided why not sign up and see what the new social platform was about. To blatantly steal from their about page , Mastodon is a free, open-source social network.

Social Media Marketing Without Brand Awareness Can Kill You.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Opinion , Social Media > Social Media Marketing Without Brand Awareness Can Kill You Social Media Marketing Without Brand Awareness Can Kill You by Tamar Weinberg on July 8, 2007 Share Social media marketing can be very effective if done the right way, but if it backfires, the fallout can be pretty undesirable.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Are You Slow Enough to Succeed in Social Media? Yes, thanks to social media, business is faster than ever.

The Top 130 Minnesota Tech Companies on Twitter

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter is consistently rated as the second-best social network for B2B and tech companies, behind only LinkedIn. Which businesses understand the “social” part of social network, and which are just there to broadcast? ABILITY Network.

Former Facebook User Explains Why He Quit

Ari Herzog

More changes are apparently coming to the social networking site that approaches 500 million users. The privacy/ “Like&# issues themselves were not huge for me; I’ve always had very public settings on my profile and I’m generally very open on the web. Much of it had to do with the efforts to get sites to adopt Facebook as their default social element, too. That makes me a bit uncomfortable, although plenty of pictures of me are on the open web.

YoMacha: India's Hot or Not ?

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Home About In the Media OSSCamp Summer Edition themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile June 23, 2008.2:25 A brief look at YoMacha tells you that it isn’t exactly a run-of-the mill social networking portal with typical Web2.0 He already has good experience of working with Youth Organizations, events and Media. I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations.

Linkedin v/s Facebook - Professional up Against Social

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Home About In the Media Dr. Ralf Klamma’s Blog: beamtenherrschaft REVAi: Old Story in A New Bottle? 51 am Linkedin v/s Facebook – Professional up Against Social Jump to Comments Matt Dickman’s thoughtful post on Linkedin v/s Facebook raises a few questions. As an individual how do you make the the differentiation between these two social networking platforms? Facebook like the name suggests is my “Face&# to the entire network.

The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

Webbiquity SMM

This year, colleague Cheryl Burgess and I changed things up a bit, opening the award to nominations but focusing specifically on outstanding men and women who work for technology companies and are active on social media. We’ve also expanded the focus of the #Nifty50 this year to include an element of social good—the #Nifty50 Kids project. Stacey is flat-out awesome: Social Media Manager for Vocus/PRWeb as well as serving her country as a U.S.

Social Media Scores over Mass Media Again

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Home About In the Media Wanna Present Like Steve Jobs? 44 am Social Media Scores over Mass Media Again Jump to Comments Are you a budding singer? 64 year old Dr. K Chaudhry has once again proved what social media can do or more appropriately how people can utilize social media. PM Reply Youtube » Social Media Scores over Mass Media Again May 13, 2008 at 6:08 am [.]

7 Mind-Numbingly Easy Marketing Changes You Probably Haven’t Made Yet

Convince & Convert

The average email gets opened by 30 percent of your subscribers. Newer popups don’t actually open in a new window, and don’t prevent users from clicking the back button. There’s also a free, open-source alternative with its own rudimentary exit-intent technology. When it comes to social networks, nobody even sees what you post anymore unless it’s in a visual format. The fact of the matter is that social networks just aren’t meant for in-depth content.

Enterprise 2.0 Conversations

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Home About In the Media Criticising Social Media ? Preventing Social Media Spam December 25, 2009.9:00 Conversations Jump to Comments Image by cambodia4kidsorg via Flickr Over the course of December, I have been closely following Jacob Morgan ‘s blog-posts on Social Media , emerging Enterprise 2.0 Reply When Will “Social Business&# Become Social Change Business? 00 am Enterprise 2.0

A Brief History of the Evolution of Social Technology

Social Media Marketing

To truly appreciate social media and the ubiquitous nature of the Internet, the consumer must first remember the wireless networks' distant and humble beginnings. Fast forwarding to 1970, Norman Abramson designed and tested the first wireless local area network, also known as the WLAN. From there it was merely a hop, skip and jump to the fourth generation of cellular wireless (4G) standards that social media and wireless communication users enjoy today.

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. Discover some great sources for free and reasonably-priced themes, essential plugins you may not be aware of, SEO tips, and other interesting techniques and hacks here in a dozen of the best WordPress guides of last year. The English is broken but the list of free template sources, like Wp Mojo , eBlog Templates and ThemeLab is excellent.

The 32 Best Twitter Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

While Facebook is far and away the largest social network, when it comes to driving B2B website traffic and brand visibility, Twitter and LinkedIn are tops. HubSpot has noted Twitter has more than 300 million active monthly users, and “accounts for 16% of referrals to longer articles from social sites and 14% for shorter news articles.” Showcase reviews: Buffer Social, BuzzBlogger, Cent Muruganandam, Social Media Explorer. 22) Social Quant.

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Royal Challengers Bangalore Fanatic Fans Challenge «

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Home About In the Media Usability questions from a novice Indians in Social Media (2009) September 10, 2009.9:47 47 pm Royal Challengers Bangalore Fanatic Fans Challenge Jump to Comments Good friend Nidhi Makhija who works for a digital agency called Experience Commerce just sent me an email about the social media campaign for IPL’s Royal Challengers Bangalore , called the RCB Fanatic Fans Challenge.

The Future of Twitter

The Proactive Report

The one thing you can rely on in Social Media is that there will be change. Each year new networks pop up and some go away. The major social networks (Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter) have been fairly stable for the past five or six years. It doesn’t create social media stars and their advertising is not producing as much revenue as other networks. Source Triggertrap eport.) Source: Forbes.com).

News from Other Blogs

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Home About In the Media Noel, Luck of Seven and Episode 20 Dr. Ralf Klamma’s Blog: beamtenherrschaft October 29, 2007.2:47 Measuring Social Media Read/Listen here Fake Steve Jobs meeting Guy Kawaski? I write about Social Media and how it is being used as a conversational channel by individuals and organizations. 47 am News from Other Blogs Jump to Comments Vogue’s India Launch Click to Read.

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