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The 2013 Social Media Landscape [Infographic] – Brian Solis

The 2013 Social Media Landscape [Infographic] – Brian Solis

See on Scoop.it – The Social Web Stephen Dale‘s insight: I’ve kept track of the various iterations of Brian Solis’s Conversation Prism since he first made this available (Version 1) in 2008. This is the latest version (Version 4) which reflects some of the consolidation and disappearance of some brands since the last version. From the article: “For those unfamiliar with The Conversation Prism, it is an evolving infographic that captures the state of social media, organized by how important…

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Bookmarks for May 18th through May 27th

Bookmarks for May 18th through May 27th

These are my links for May 18th through May 27th: Welcome to the Local e-Government Standards Body – The Local e-Government Standards Body (LeGSB) was re-launched at the NWeGG Annual Conference on 7 November 2006. Established to support the needs of Local Authorities and the Transformational Government agenda, LeGSB is embarking on a journey to facilitate the take up of standards, which can then be mapped onto a Local Government standards architecture reference model and developed with the local government…

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Bookmarks for May 4th through May 14th

Bookmarks for May 4th through May 14th

These are my links for May 4th through May 14th: Facebook Finally Calls Meeting on Privacy Strategy « Black Web 2.0 – I guess when you have over 400 million users you can afford to be arrogant – as Facebook is clearly demonstrating. Yes, there has been a flurry of news about people closing their accounts, but this represents a fraction of a percent of the total user base. I think the whole privacy thing is lost on the majority…

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Cultivating knowledge through Communities of Practice

Cultivating knowledge through Communities of Practice

The presentation looks at the phenomenon of Communities of Practice and how they can develop into effective knowledge sharing environments. Topics include: What is a ‘Community of Practice’ (CoP)? Moving from conversations to collaboration Community culture and behaviours What makes a successful community? Measuring success and the elusive ROI Lessons learnt from deployment of CoPs in local government. My thanks to Jesus Matinez Marin and the organising committee for inviting me to address the Congreso Internacional EDO 2010 Conference in…

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Bookmarks for April 28th through May 3rd

Bookmarks for April 28th through May 3rd

These are my links for April 28th through May 3rd: ManageTwitter – Fast & Easy Unfollowing – * Clean up and manage who you follow.<br /> * Find out who isn't following you back.<br /> * Find out which inactive accounts you follow.<br /> * Easily search inside your Twitter stream. Couch potatoes to get active with Google TV? – The days of sitting zombie-like in front of our TV screens may be coming to an end. Google TV will…

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Getting rid of IE6 – civil servants you can ignore this!

Getting rid of IE6 – civil servants you can ignore this!

This notice from PayPal caught my eye today in relation to safe web browsers. Getting on my hobby horse again (see previous post on this topic), I wonder when the UK public sector are going to wake up to the fact that the vast majority of government staff (central and local) have no other choice but to use Internet Explorer 6. IE6 is no longer supported by Microsoft, does not benefit from the latest security software patches, is not supported…

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Bookmarks for April 22nd through April 27th

Bookmarks for April 22nd through April 27th

These are my links for April 22nd through April 27th: The Conservative Party | News | Speeches | Adam Afriyie: Government must improve access to data – “The campaign to ‘free our data’ is an important one – all the more so at a time when our economy is in deep recession. UserVoice – Customer Feedback 2.0 – Harness the ideas of your customers. Build great products. Turn customers into champions. – Uservoice communities are the easiest way to turn…

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Knowledge Hub Hotseat (transcript)

Knowledge Hub Hotseat (transcript)

The following is a transcript of the Knowledge Hub ‘Hot Seat’ on-line question and answer session that took place on 26th February 2010 on the IDeA CoP Platform. Further information about the Knowledge Hub is available at: http://www.local.gov.uk/knowledgehub Video Transcript: Just a brief introduction to the knowledge hub. Have you ever had problems finding information amongst all over conversations going on out in the virtual world? Yes you can do a Google search and you might be lucky and find…

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Bookmarks for April 7th through April 18th

Bookmarks for April 7th through April 18th

These are my links for April 7th through April 18th: Buzz – Stuff – Post to Buzz<br /> Help people share stuff from your website in Google Buzz What To Look For When You Hire A Community Manager – FeverBee – The Online Community Guide – Experience aside, most community manager jobs look for the wrong skills. If community building is about bringing a group of people together and developing a community spirit amongst them – then you need to…

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Online Information Conference 2010 – Call for Papers

Online Information Conference 2010 – Call for Papers

Have you submitted a proposal yet? The deadline of May 3rd is approaching fast. Here’s why you should submit a proposal: Show case your work with 700 delegates from over 40 countries and be seen as a pioneer and leader in what you do If you have been part of a successful (or unsuccessful) project with innovative best practices, lessons learned, hints and tips, then we want to hear from you Benefit from the extensive marketing campaign and promotional exposure/recognition…

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