Tag Archives: Social Networking

The Global Map of Social Networking 2011

The “Global Map of Social Networking 2011” InfoGraphic from the Global Web Index shows the size of active social networkers for each regional market and then segments them into three behavior types : 1) Messagers and Mailers 2) Joiners and Creators of Groups 3) Content Sharers The Phillipines, Indonesia and Malaysia topped the percentage of …
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Social Media Strategies for Food and Drinks Companies

Datamonitor 360 has just published the report “Social Media Strategies for Food and Drinks Companies,” which provides an overview of the current social media landscape. The report also presents the most important areas for marketers to target in the online marketing space, based on industry interviews and surveys and qualitative research, and includes case studies …
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Technology: the Insurance Industry’s Pivot Point

The insurance industry is presently wrestling with how to interact with and retain customers in an effort to drive growth and profitability. A new study by A.T. Kearney finds that three innovative technologies – social networking, telematics and SOA – will be essential to companies that aspire to be industry leaders. To download the complete …
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The IESE Library has created a Channel on Youtube

The IESE Library has created a Channel on Youtube where we will post videos and tutorials. The IESE Library’s commitment to social networking has grown stronger with the recent launch of a Channel on Youtube for posting videos and tutorials. The channel will allow for the sharing of multimedia content aimed exclusively at new users. …
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Join the Leading Social Network for Scientists

Research Gate is a social network that connects scientists and researchers of all disciplines. It is completely free of charge and offers a range of useful tools: – Create your own personal research file designed to resemble a research CV. It includes sections on your research interests, education, projects, experience and contact details.    –  Researchers …
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Socialnomics: How Social Media Transforms the Way We Live and Do Business

Synopsis Social media platforms like Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter are fundamentally changing the way businesses and consumers behave, connecting hundreds of millions of people to each other via instant communication. This is a massive socio-economic shift that is fundamentally changing the way consumers and companies communicate and interact with each other. In Socialnomics, Erik Qualman …
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Social Networking: What's a Friend Worth?

In BusinessWeek an special report entitled “What’s a Friend Worth?” went straight to the source–Facebook HQ in Palo Alto–to figure out just how many real friends a given Facebook user actually has in his or her network. According to internally collected data, Facebook reports that “an average Facebook user with 500 friends actively follows the …
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