Tag: web 2.0 tool

7 Social #Intranet Adoption Strategies

7 Social #Intranet Adoption Strategies

Social intranets, as part of a broader social enterprise strategy, are increasingly more commonplace and there are no shortage of technology suppliers ready to add the functionality to your portal.

User Activity on Social Networks [Infographic]

User Activity on Social Networks [Infographic]

Pinterest may have 1% of Facebook’s users, but it is as sticky as the reigning social network, Facebook, with users spending an average of 405 minutes per month.

Livehoods Maps Neighborhoods For The Social-Networking Age

Livehoods Maps Neighborhoods For The Social-Networking Age

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon’s School of Computer Science have developed a program they’re calling Livehoods, which organizes “check-ins” from the popular social networking site Foursquare into a cultural database of local habits and trends.

Half of enterprises waste money on social CRM initiatives

Half of enterprises waste money on social CRM initiatives

Is your business getting good value from customer relationship initiatives, or are you even able to quantity it? Gartner says unlikely.

The Intranet that’s Social

The Intranet that’s Social

Of late I’ve been spending far too much time than is healthy in some of the nitty gritty issues of a tactical deep dive with no less than 5 separate Jive Software installs and how they all connect with Active Directory, LDAP, synchronisation, permission structures, and the like.

Social networks that are picture perfect

Social networks that are picture perfect

Today’s hottest internet services all involve pictures. Draw Something attracted 15m users in its first six weeks before the game was bought for $200m by Zynga, Pinterest has rapidly become the third-most popular US social network and Facebook is paying $1bn for Instagram. This week, snapshots of three picture-taking services.

Get Paid for Sharing Ads on Your Social Networks

Get Paid for Sharing Ads on Your Social Networks

Wingsplay, a startup that launched last month, pays its users to share video ads on their social networks. The distribution model is key; it relies heavily on connected social networks.

Using social media as a language learning tool

Using social media as a language learning tool

Children now turn to social media by default. This makes it a great – albeit currently underused – tool for language teaching, says Ryan Owen Gibson

Is social network marketing right for your small business? (Foster)

Is social network marketing right for your small business? (Foster)

Delving into the world of social network marketing can be intimidating for many small business owners. While it can be a valuable tool for some companies, it can be detrimental to others.

Building a Developmental #Intranet Team

Building a Developmental #Intranet Team

It’s a common question, often asked, with no perfect answer: “What’s the right formation for my intranet team?” The response will differ each time and is defined by many criteria, not least your budget, the size of the organisation and the skills available to you.

In 6 years, Twitter becomes major social, political player

In 6 years, Twitter becomes major social, political player

No longer just a place to tweet about your favorite gym, Twitter becomes social force

Joomla jumps to the enterprise

Joomla jumps to the enterprise

A new and more diversified technology focus for Joomla — the same open source CMS that small businesses know and love — is making waves in the enterprise