Tag Archives: Social network

Don’t overlook the social network your community is already in!

One morning, there’s just one in your email inbox. The next day there’s three. And after that, they don’t stop coming. So-and-so would like you to join them on Plaxo/Ning/Xing… And suddenly, a social network you had never thought of, often … Continue reading

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It’s a myth that social media suffers from a lack of accountability or ROI

Most social mediators have finished the year fearful, often justified, that social media suffers from a lack of accountability or ROI (return on investment).  Their concerns are matched by more traditional players, companies and individuals who have come late to social media. They see the fun. … Continue reading

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Five ways Twitter can help you to develop skills to cultivate a community

Just as the reasons to be interested in Facebook once more are how it teaches you the basic skills of social networking, so Twitter can become your primer for understanding what exactly is a community and how to garden it. My moment … Continue reading

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Five reasons to be interested in Facebook once more

It comes in waves. One day I am obsessed with Twitter. Another day it is back to FriendFeed. But, at the moment, it’s Facebook. I’ll try and tell you why. Only a few months ago, I was asking on this blog … Continue reading

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