Tag: web 2.0 for business

8 tips for implementing intranet governance

8 tips for implementing intranet governance

It is widely accepted that without governance your intranet is doomed to failure. Occasionally there are exceptions to the rule, but these are typically when a particularly talented individual is leading the intranet and although it’s not called governance, their day to day efforts mimic everything that good governance would deliver.

How Your Twitter Addiction Could Save Your Social Life

How Your Twitter Addiction Could Save Your Social Life

There has been plenty of talk in recent years about all of the terrible effects that social networks—Twitter, Myspace and especiallyFacebook—have had on our lives.

Unlike: Facebook loses users to other social networks

Unlike: Facebook loses users to other social networks

If Facebook had a “dislike” button, the social media giant would have the most clicks. A new report shows that the company may be nearing the end of its timeline, setting a record low among social media sites.

Synchronizing Social Traffic Signals

Synchronizing Social Traffic Signals

“It’s very important that businesses make it ridiculously easy for visitors to their website, blog or social channels to connect with [their] business across all online outlets, and also to share content with their networks,” said Melissa Ruggles, social media manager with Splash Media.

Cuba’s Intranet Users Rise 40% from 2011

Cuba’s Intranet Users Rise 40% from 2011

2.6 million out of 11.2 million Cubans are Internet users.

Inception of an intranet

Inception of an intranet

Starting out on developing – or in many cases re-developing – an intranet can be a daunting experience. With that in mind, sharing some of our lessons learned about starting off on the right foot seems like a good idea.

Enterprise 2.0 a bright spot for software in 2012

Enterprise 2.0 a bright spot for software in 2012

As some expected, the move to incorporate social media into the way enterprises get work their done has been a difficult one, yet traction increasingly appears to be at hand. Along the way, new software products continue to emerge in the Enterprise 2.0 space, continuing the variety and innovation needed to keep lift going as the industry matures into a major component of the software business.

Microsoft buying Yammer to beef up enterprise social networking efforts

Microsoft buying Yammer to beef up enterprise social networking efforts

So, what exactly is a Yammer? Well, it’s a simple social network designed not to connect you with family or college roommates, but with with your coworkers.

Social ROI is not a Myth, Just Ask TD Bank Group or IBM

Social ROI is not a Myth, Just Ask TD Bank Group or IBM

Sit down long enough, or better said, get Sandy Carter, vice president of social business sales at IBM, to stay in one place long enough and you’ll start to hear story after story about how companies are realizing ROI from social business.

Can social networks protect your kids?

Can social networks protect your kids?

Here’s a look at potential safeguards that companies may put in place in light of recent cases of alleged abuse and rape in youth-centric online communities.

Social Networks and Personal Data Can Be a Costly Mix [Infographic]

Social Networks and Personal Data Can Be a Costly Mix [Infographic]

Social media has exploded, and millions of us are posting our most private information for the world to see. While there are many good reasons to use social media, realize you may be giving away details that could be used to hack your accounts or break into your house.

Social media can link you to a job

Social media can link you to a job

Job hunters: If you’re not on LinkedIn, you’re not where three-fourths of U.S. job recruiters are posting jobs.