Mike Periu wrote a good post in the American Express Online Forum about 4 requirements to start an industry-specific social network. Such networks are valuable resources for discussing industry issues and challenges, and sharing resources. 4 Necessities for Industry Specific Social Networks: Critical Mass — He suggests getting the buy-in of 50 industry peers. Technology […]
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Check out our new social networking site resources page for the tools on how to start a social networking site. Social Networking Site Resources On our new resource page, topics include: Social networking software alternatives – find links from pros comparing programs and my experience with Ning to help you learn how to start a social […]
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If you are starting or trying to grow a social network or online community, you need to know Jeremiah Owyang’s 9 activities to jump start a community. Owyang calls himself a “web strategist” and has just left Forrester Research. He “strives to define and deliver user and community needs, business goals, and web technology to craft […]