Tag: web 2.0 for business

Facebook Launches WordPress Tool, Makes Blogging More Social

Facebook Launches WordPress Tool, Makes Blogging More Social

Facebook announced sweeping integrations for WordPress.org and WordPress.com VIP users on Tuesday morning — allowing you to add your blog content to the social network in one click.

Social Software Emphasis Shifts To Getting Work Done

Social Software Emphasis Shifts To Getting Work Done

Gartner’s Larry Cannell previews the social workplace trends he will be speaking about at this year’s Enterprise 2.0 Boston.

Tell Me One Thing I Don’t Know: The Selective Social Network

Tell Me One Thing I Don’t Know: The Selective Social Network

Thanks to social media-enabled life-streaming, we’ve been thrust into an unlikely scenario where it actually takes more effort to consume the content that’s being shared than it does to create it.

40% of social network accounts are spammers

40% of social network accounts are spammers

Around 40 per cent of the accounts on Facebook and Twitter and eight per cent of messages are spam.

News VMware’s Socialcast Is Reintroduced as Enterprise Social Networking Tool

News VMware’s Socialcast Is Reintroduced as Enterprise Social Networking Tool

Socialcast, which VMware acquired in 2011, is now a new social networking tool that the company is offering free for up to 50 users. VMware is hoping to distinguish itself by offering a free, full-service collaboration tool.

Too Funny: Google wants .LOL Domain

Too Funny: Google wants .LOL Domain

Google has applied to control a slew of domain names that are not only related to its core business but have “interesting and creative potential.”

Students Cite YouTube, Google, Wikipedia the Most [INFOGRAPHIC]

Students Cite YouTube, Google, Wikipedia the Most [INFOGRAPHIC]

When doing homework, many students turn to the same websites as they do when they’re surfing the web under other circumstances.

As Traditional Web Site Adoption Slows, Facebook and Other Social Networks Become Key Platforms

As Traditional Web Site Adoption Slows, Facebook and Other Social Networks Become Key Platforms

Since the 1990s, Web sites have provided a relatively inexpensive way for businesses to efficiently reach local and international prospects. Still, this basic form of online promotion continues to be perceived by many as difficult and costly to set up and maintain, and less than half of home-based businesses currently have a Web site.

More Connected With Social Networks and Smart Phones But Less Sociable

More Connected With Social Networks and Smart Phones But Less Sociable

24/7 connectivity offered by social networks and smart phones has many looking for ways to retreat to a quiet place. Being anti-social should be an acceptable life choice says award-winning author Leigh K Cunningham.

allAware: New Private Social Network for Nonprofits

allAware: New Private Social Network for Nonprofits

allAware, a free app and web-based private social network for nonprofits, is introduced by Linxter, Inc. to help organizations increase donations and strengthen member ties.

Tools To Manage Hundreds Of Social Media Accounts

Tools To Manage Hundreds Of Social Media Accounts

Sprinklr and Spredfast tools aim to serve big corporations that need multi-brand social media management.

The Upside of Peer Pressure: Social Networks Help Kids Exercise More

The Upside of Peer Pressure: Social Networks Help Kids Exercise More

A new study found that the single biggest influence on kids’ physical activity levels was the exercise habits of their six closest friends.