Everconnect.me Unifies Your Social Networking Profiles And Contacts

YoungUpstarts

Feeling overburdened by trying to handle multiple social networking services at the same time? Confused and frustrated by the need to manage all your social contact lists? We empathize. And apparently so do the folks at EverConnect Corporation, who has launched their everconnect.me

The Intellectual Social Network

Start Up Blog

Quora is quickly becoming my preferred social network to ‘invest’ time in. We’ll only open it up to a few thousand overworked, anti-social, Ivy Leaguers. Amazon - we’ll sell books online, even though users are still scared to use credit cards on the web. LinkedIn – how about a professional social network, aimed at busy 30- and 40-somethings.

The Best Social Network is the one you have with you

Eric Friedman

After reading the recent Chris Hughes Op-Ed in the NYTimes about Facebook I have been thinking about social networks. To me this is the perfect way to think about the future of social networks, feeds, and where you interact with your friends. My social folder May 2019.

4 Ways Social Networks Can Boost A Company’s Reputation

YoungUpstarts

For many companies, the ability to strike the right tone on social networks is a key way for managers, marketing departments, and owners to reach customers and ensure that a great reputation isn’t a company’s best kept secret. By Jenny Q.

Social Networking (the Shorter Version) Past, Present, Future

Both Sides of the Table

Social Networks: Past, Present & Future. I recently spoke at Caltech at the Caltech / MIT Enterprise Forum on “the future of social networking,&# the 30-minute video is here and the PowerPoint presentation is here on DocStoc ). Social Networking in Web 1.0.

Social Networking and Business Value

SoCal CTO

Just a quick note that I'll be moderating a Technology Council Event : Social Networking as a Business Strategy May 19, 2009 - Culver City Social networking media are used on a daily basis to grow businesses and expand career opportunities. Individuals use social networking sites such as LinkedIn and Plaxo as career-advancing tools, even more useful in a down economy. Can social networking be a money-maker for companies?

What the Past Can Tell Us About the Future of Social Networking

Both Sides of the Table

I recently spoke at Caltech at the Caltech / MIT Enterprise Forum on “the future of social networking,&# the 30-minute video is here and the PowerPoint presentation is here on DocStoc ). What I want to answer with this post (long though it may be) is: Why did Web 2.0

Vikido Launched Social Network and Web Browser for Parents and Kids

VC Cafe

Vikido consists of a mobile app (iPod, iPad or smartphone) and a web app, which is essentially a browser for kids and parents. Continue reading → Vikido Amit Knaani Browser content Facebook ipad Israel kids activity kids and parents Network proud mother training wheels Yami Glick

Openness and social networking

BeyondVC

As you know, I am a huge believer in open standards and that open standards (over time) will usually prevail over proprietary, closed networks. And my one wish from a social networking perspective was to really be able to manage all of my relationships from various networks and my interests from one meta-application. Check here if you want your music to be shared on this network and not the other one, etc. Web/Tech

Facebook Promises to Revolutionize Social Networking Today

Duct Tape Marketing

Facebook Promises to Revolutionize Social Networking Today This content from: Duct Tape Marketing. Rumor has it that Facebook will announce a radical change to its platform today and according to Mashable’s Ben Parr , who has seen the changes – “developers will be elated, users will be shellshocked and the competition will look ancient” “These changes will make Facebook a place where nearly everything in your life is enhanced by your social graph.

Debate: Twitter is not a social network

Jeff Hilimire

I really don’t think Twitter is any more a social network than email is or text messaging is. I think a socialnetwork&# is something you enter into mutually with other people. You can’t join my Twitter network. But just because a lot of people follow a person and receive their updates, that doesn’t make them a “network&#. When you go to a conference and hear someone speak, do you have a social relationship with them?

You Are Only Worth This Much On The Dark Web

YoungUpstarts

Chances are that you’ve heard about criminals buying or selling stolen personal information on the dark web. That’s not news, but did you know that the items listed go far beyond credit cards or Social Security numbers? Types of Personal Information on the Dark Web.

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Social networking and ads-who's paying attention?

BeyondVC

One note that many in the blogosphere seemed to pick up on is the higher cost of traffic acquisition from partners and the fact that social networking is not delivering results as expected( read Between the Lines for more). CFO George Reyes said social networking advertising is not monetizing as expected. He noted that Google also has Orkut and other social networking partners. “We I don’t think we have the killer best way to monetize social networks yet.

Entrepreneurs Needed to Keep Web 3.0 From Fading

Startup Professionals Musings

For some reason, I haven’t heard much about the next generation of the Internet ( Web 3.0 ) lately, which probably means it isn’t happening as fast as everyone predicted. After some work, I’m still convinced that much of the Web 3.0 Web 3.0 People on the Web now include everyone.

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Why Web Presence Is A Necessity For Your Business

YoungUpstarts

Your web designer and developer needs to customize your website in way that makes it functional. It is very important to have a professional web designer and a web developer as they both are the backbone to create a great website. Others web development website design

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The Top 10 Tools for Tracking Your Web Metrics

Up and Running

Thankfully, there are a number of great tools for tracking your web metrics (both free and paid) that can help you get a better understanding of what your users are doing on your site and even how your competitors are faring in their own online efforts. What is web analytics?

Ten Hidden Gems In Google Analytics: Do Smarter Web Data Analysis!

Occam's Razor

The 80/20 rule applies to our use of web analytics tools as well. You can easily see applications of this data in the content you might produce for your website or your social platforms – just to use one example of value.

Web Sites and Books for Novice Programmers

Feld Thoughts

In the continuation of the Learning to Program series with Nate Abbott and Natty Zola from Everlater , I asked them a few questions about which web sites, books, and blogs they consumed at the beginning of their journey when they knew nothing about programming. While they like sites like Stack Overflow and Github’s wiki pages on different open source projects, Nate and Natty never found a great site on the web that has comprehensive documentation on how to program.

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Turn Your Web Design Talent Into Freelance Success

YoungUpstarts

With so much demand and opportunity, now seems like a great time to tap into the market for quality freelance web designers, but what can you expect? Web design is an increasingly competitive profession. The Network Effect. By Dan Bochichio, co-founder of Bocain Designs.

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Whither the open web

The Equity Kicker

I’ve written a few posts now about the rise of new gatekeepers to the web – Google, Apple, Amazon, Facebook and how that changes the dynamics of innovation to the advantage of those companies and against the interests of both consumers and startups.

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Five Clues To Web 3.0 Opportunities Here Now

Startup Professionals Musings

Can you believe all the talk these days about Web 3.0? I’ve been doing some research to assess how much of it is reality, since I have to admit that I seem to have missed the clues to the transition to Web 2.0, After some work, I’m still convinced that much of the Web 3.0 Web 3.0

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5 Ways To Get Web Traffic Without Paying

YoungUpstarts

Online marketing generates billions of dollars in revenue, and even local mom-and-pop businesses feel the pressure to build a solid web presence or risk losing local customers who search online for goods and services. Professional networking takes time, but the rewards could prove substantial.

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Six Keys to Managing Your Reputation on the Web

Startup Professionals Musings

Most entrepreneurs don’t even know how to keep track of what people are saying about them on the web, much less how to respond or remove it. Web reputation management, both business and personal, has become a top priority requirement.

Understanding Real-Time Web Search Engines

Startup Professionals Musings

By Evan Britton Each day, millions of internet users post updates on a variety of social networking sites. Because of all of these updates, there is a wealth of real-time information on the web.

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What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About Google+

YoungUpstarts

Google+ is more than just a “wannabe” social media outlet. For them, it’s just part and parcel to thriving in a web-based world. Her articles have been published by the Hot in Social Media, Yahoo! by Alicia Lawrence, WebpageFX .

[Singapore][Event] Social Media World Forum Asia 2011 & Apps World Asia 2011

YoungUpstarts

Social Media World Forum (SMWF) Asia is back for its third edition! Organized by Bristol-based events company Six Degrees , this two-day conference and exhibition dedicated to all things social and digital media will take place in Singapore on 1st and 2nd September this year.

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5 Apps You Can Use To Customize Your Facebook Timeline

YoungUpstarts

Social networking giant Facebook launched Facebook Timeline last December as a new way for people to share their (entire) lives online. Perhaps people are just resistant to any kind of change; there are entire Facebook groups dedicated to sharing their hate for Timeline.

Web Framework Performance - Startup Founders Need to See These Numbers

SoCal CTO

In Web Framework Benchmarks , there are some very interesting and surprising numbers around the performance of various web frameworks. Startup Founders really need to see these numbers. And I hope you are not running on Cake PHP when you see these numbers.

Rethinking My Social Graph

Feld Thoughts

Specifically, I’ve been chaotic and much too promiscuous with regard to my social graph. Given my social network promiscuity I realize that I’ve fallen into a broadcast-only trap. When I extend this to my overall information consumption pattern, I realize that a lot of signal is once again getting lost in the noise, especially around the RSS feeds that I try to read regularly versus the endless amount of web media that is now distributed by RSS.

The End of the Web? Don’t Bet on It. Here’s Why

Both Sides of the Table

The top line is available storage (S), the middle line represents processing power (following Moore’s law) or (P) and the bottom line is the Network (N). In it he asserts that the web is dying and in its ashes will see the rise of the “App Internet.”

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How to Remove Maligning Web Content

Startup Professionals Musings

In the spirit of highlighting new startup opportunities, I think we need some new companies who can track down and remove unwanted content on the web. As I have discussed in previous articles, social networking sites like Facebook are now the most frequently used websites on the Internet.

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Can App.net Make It? On Dalton Caldwell’s Talk At SXSW.

YoungUpstarts

In the age of the advertiser supported social network, one person is trying to flip the script and create a paid social network. Dalton Caldwell, founder of App.net spoke at SXSW with a session called “ Is There An Alternative To Ad-Supported Social Networking?

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Entrepreneurs: Connect to Today’s Customer Network

Startup Professionals Musings

Every startup needs to understand that the customer paradigm has dramatically shifted over the past two years with pervasive social networks and smartphones. Join in conversations with customers who are already shaping brand perception and sharing their ideas and opinions on the Web.

[Review] Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook

YoungUpstarts

He is so good in what he does that Businessweek lauded him as “one of the top 20 people every entrepreneur should follow” Former founder of Wine Library and author of bestselling social media marketing books like “ Crush It!

[White Paper] How To Build An Online Network of Influencers

YoungUpstarts

As we head into 2011, we can safely say that to be effective within online PR , marketing, and communication we need to be social. Humans are social by nature. We’ve seen that more and more companies are becoming eager to join the social web. Look, Listen and Love.

Six Web Metrics / Key Performance Indicators To Die For

Occam's Razor

The term KPI is one that I hear far more than any other in this nascent field we call Web Analytics. Explain why, hopefully you'll have rules you can apply and check if your Web Metrics are indeed KPI's! Your Web Metrics: Super Lame or Super Awesome?

Small Business Marketing: Web Design Best Practices and Tips

crowdSPRING Blog

Today, we’ll cover web design marketing best practices and tips for small business. Most businesses, from one person start-ups to small and mid-size businesses to international conglomerates, need to have a presence on the Web.

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Small Business Marketing: Web Design Best Practices and Tips

crowdSPRING Blog

Today, we’ll cover web design marketing best practices and tips for small business. Most businesses, from one person start-ups to small and mid-size businesses to international conglomerates, need to have a presence on the Web.

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Media Exponential

Start Up Blog

Advertising media internet web change facebook television tech ipod radio shift Tags: entrepreneurship technology entrepreneurs startups social networking web 2.0 The speed at which media consumption has grown is mind boggling.

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Do I need a website? Web presence planning for new companies

Up and Running

A web-presence is the digital representation of your company and is a key factor for attracting new business. Often your web presence will be the first point of contact with potential customers so it is important to get it right. What are the benefits of a web presence?

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[Review] The Mesh: Why The Future Of Business Is Sharing

YoungUpstarts

Aided by social media, wireless networks and data crunched from every available source, people are moving towards sharing goods and services at the point of need. With a background in entrepreneurship and investment in social ventures, Gansky obviously knows her stuff.

[Singapore] Facebook Eyes Asia-based Developers

YoungUpstarts

In a developer conference today in Singapore, online social networking giant Facebook made its strongest indication yet of its intention to better engage developers in Asia and Southeast Asia.

LinkedIn Mobile Apps Redesigned; Includes Groups

YoungUpstarts

Entrepreneurs and small business owners in the know have been quietly leveraging professional online social network LinkedIn to keep in contact with business contacts and mine potential sales leads to good effect.

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