Social Network News & Analysis
| Tuesday Jul 2, 2013
Social business tools are bubbling up in a steady stream of releases, and Inc is one of the newest, a so called knowledge sharing tool designed as a distraction free place for teams to work.
| Thursday May 30, 2013
Zoho the creator of productivity, collaboration and business applications has launched a new social network: Zoho Pulse, which is designed to improve collaboration and communication throughout an organization.
| Wednesday Apr 17, 2013
Advertising on Facebook might become a little more costly as its being reported the social network will charge US$ 1 million for a single video advertisement.
| Wednesday Jun 13, 2012
Establishing corporate governance policies are one thing; implementation and enforcement are another. AvePoint has announced its DocAve Governance Automation product to enable end-to-end service request management for creating and managing governance policies in Microsoft SharePoint 2010.
| Thursday May 31, 2012
Among the sessions at the Advanced Intranet +Portals conference in Amsterdam today was a talk by Lars Mielke of Allianz about the development of its intranet and the process of moving its social networking application from Yammer to Jive.
| Wednesday May 16, 2012
Since 2010, Demandbase users have been able to use its Real-Time Identification service to better identify business web traffic, as it happens. Now, however, the module can be used for Drupal CMS users.
| Thursday Jan 26, 2012
IBM Symphony appears to have arrived at the end of the road. It’s not exactly unexpected, given the moves in productivity and collaboration space. According to Ed Brill, Director of Messaging and Collaboration Solutions at IBM, the release of Lotus Symphony 3.0.1 is likely to be the last release of the free productivity suite.
| Thursday Nov 17, 2011
We know that you’ve been waiting with bated breath for Microsoft’s social network to come out of accidental beta. Your time is now.
| Monday Jun 27, 2011
Employee engagement is best fostered online with collaborative software that enables the team members to communicate and exchange knowledge. Intranet Connections (news, site) has announced the release of version 11 of its social intranet software, which makes collaboration easier with customizable applications.
| Wednesday Mar 23, 2011
CRM no longer simply involves an address book or phone list. Social mediums are blurring professional and personal lives. Managing your contacts, conversations and communities will require a more powerful solution than just your email inbox and smartphone contact list. You're no longer even limited to a desktop computer or browser with today's mobile-oriented tools. I tried out Gist recently and got a pleasant experience using the service via Web and mobile.
| Wednesday Nov 10, 2010
Novell (news, site) joins the booming enterprise social networking scene with Vibe Cloud, but does it offer anything different?
| Monday May 4, 2009
CrownPeak (news, site) is joining the many companies adding social publishing features to their web content managment packages. They allow a company's message to be spread far and wide -- and more importantly, consistently -- across the social Web.
| Monday Feb 2, 2009
The decrease in RSS in favor of lifestreaming and micro-posting has, according to some, turned the Internet into a wasteland of incomplete sentences and bad acronyms. A far cry from what was once a watering hole for both the established and budding writer, today’s wordsmith may find their online writing experience saturated in services that seem to encourage the familiar saying, “less is more.”
Here to reinstate the power of creativity -- and, you know, actual writing -- is none other than Jason Shellen, the guy responsible for a little thing you may have heard about called Google Reader. His new steeze? A “content encouragement” tool called Plinky.
| Friday Jan 23, 2009
According to the report Nothing But Net: Outlook for Global Internet Stocks in 2009, released on Monday (Jan. 5, 2009) by J.P. Morgan Securities Inc., performance-based advertising has gained a larger and larger share of the total online advertising market over the past five years. In particular, the report isolates online video, social networking and Brand Ads for growth analysis.
And why not PBA? Who wins when some convoluted methodology is put in place whereby every site becomes an affilliate marketer? No up front conventional brand ad placement costs, the onus of generating leads is shifted to the ad host, no remuneration for the creativity behind a site that generates millions of CPM’s—the advertiser wins! Another lurch toward institutionalized chiseling and no-risk corporate shenanigans.