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Social Media tools in Businesses, Schools, Governments, Non-profits

Submitted by admin on Thu, 07/16/2009 - 13:09

Cisco System has figured out how to improve business prosesses and productivity using social media tools. Thier CIO, Rebecca Jacoby has led the charge. "...

Web 2.0, Communites, and Business Processes

Submitted by admin on Wed, 05/28/2008 - 08:14

The ability for members to freely exchange information. Most CMO's and business managers rely on web analytics - they look at quantitative data - to make decisions. CMO's should be changing their thinking about value. Rarely do they have a feel for the qualitative information. You know, the kind you would get from actively participating in a community or talking to customers. Ohhhhhhhh messy. Too time consuming.

A central web 2.0 principle

Students at LIAFA University in Paris partnered with a team at Orange Labs to analyze Flickr (a web 2.0 application) using data from 2006. They produced this paper.

admin Sat, 05/24/2008 - 11:12

Social shopping sites ringing up sales

Submitted by admin on Mon, 04/07/2008 - 10:39

Amazon figured out social shopping and e-comm - social e-commerce - a long time ago. They made it easy for consumers (aka prosumers) to make recommendations, write reviews and then share the information with other users. Although, I am not surprised that these ideas failed to catch on with most businesses. Interestingly, most businesses today are missing out on web 2.0 too.