How to manage your library’s social networking identities<br />Marketing Matters<br />Tennessee Library Association 2010 M...
Managing identities<br />Introduce librarians to tools such as social networking browsers or aggregators to streamline you...
tools<br />Social networking browsers, social networking aggregators, social interaction manager, event aggregators, etc.<...
Four most popular<br />Flock is a web-browser on par with Firefox & downloads to your pc<br />Minggl is a social interacti...
2 web-based services<br />Gruvie<br />Fuser<br />
gruvie<br />
gruvie<br />Interacts with facebook, myspace, yahoomail, gmail, linkedin, and twitter.<br />More interaction promised with...
gruvie interface<br />
fuser<br />
fuser<br />Only supports email with US language settings<br />Seamless email account aggregation and management for one-st...
fuser<br />
fuser<br />
fuser<br />
flock<br />
flock<br />Flock is powered by Mozilla (Firefox, Thunderbird, SeaMonkey, etc.)<br />Integrates & delivers webmail, photos,...
flock features<br />
flock<br />Enter email to download 12.9MB download<br />Download, set up, and launch to desktop<br />
turn on flock<br />
Logging into accounts via flock<br />
Making flock work for you<br />
minggl<br />
minggl<br />Compatible with firefox & IE, 1.6MB<br />One-click access to user profiles on various 2.0 sites from the toolb...
minggl<br />
minggl<br />
minggl<br />
minggl<br />
How they compare<br />
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Introduces librarians to tools such as social networking browsers or aggregators to streamline your library’s feeds and status updates all at once rather than piecemeal to make your forays into social networking more effective and efficient.
Compare available tools to see which fits your social networking needs

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How to manage your library’s social networking identities

  1. 1. How to manage your library’s social networking identities<br />Marketing Matters<br />Tennessee Library Association 2010 Memphis, Tennessee<br />3-3.50 Director’s Row<br />Rebecca Tolley-Stokes, East Tennessee State University<br />
  2. 2. Managing identities<br />Introduce librarians to tools such as social networking browsers or aggregators to streamline your library’s feeds and status updates all at once rather than piecemeal to make your forays into social networking more effective and efficient. <br />Compare available tools to see which fits your social networking needs<br />
  3. 3. tools<br />Social networking browsers, social networking aggregators, social interaction manager, event aggregators, etc.<br />
  4. 4. Four most popular<br />Flock is a web-browser on par with Firefox & downloads to your pc<br />Minggl is a social interaction manager; a toolbar that downloads to your pc<br />Fuser & Gruvie are web-based services<br />
  5. 5. 2 web-based services<br />Gruvie<br />Fuser<br />
  6. 6. gruvie<br />
  7. 7. gruvie<br />Interacts with facebook, myspace, yahoomail, gmail, linkedin, and twitter.<br />More interaction promised with blogger, hotmail, flickr, digg, imeem, youtube, friendster, bebo,wordpress, meetup, imagestock, photobucket, etc.<br />Requires adobe flash player plugin download & compatibility issues with Google Chrome<br />
  8. 8. gruvie interface<br />
  9. 9. fuser<br />
  10. 10. fuser<br />Only supports email with US language settings<br />Seamless email account aggregation and management for one-stop inbox from these services: aim, aol, comcast, earthlink, exchange/outlook, excite, gmail, hotmail, juno, lycos, etc. <br />Few social networking sites: Myspace, friendster, & linkedin<br />
  11. 11. fuser<br />
  12. 12. fuser<br />
  13. 13. fuser<br />
  14. 14. flock<br />
  15. 15. flock<br />Flock is powered by Mozilla (Firefox, Thunderbird, SeaMonkey, etc.)<br />Integrates & delivers webmail, photos, videos, and updates from favorite sites in 12 languages<br />20 online services: facebook, digg, gmail, youtube, myspace, flickr, twitter, worpress, photobucket, blogger, yahoo mail, delicious, blogsome, livejournal, xanga, typepad, aolmail, picasa, tinypic, etc. <br />
  16. 16. flock features<br />
  17. 17. flock<br />Enter email to download 12.9MB download<br />Download, set up, and launch to desktop<br />
  18. 18. turn on flock<br />
  19. 19. Logging into accounts via flock<br />
  20. 20. Making flock work for you<br />
  21. 21. minggl<br />
  22. 22. minggl<br />Compatible with firefox & IE, 1.6MB<br />One-click access to user profiles on various 2.0 sites from the toolbar<br />Mass-send/update status to each network as well as friends across multiple networks.<br />Works well, unobtrusive<br />Tacky banner ads, some default settings annoying but easy to customize<br />Filtering allows user to rank users/feeds by importance/relevance.<br />
  23. 23. minggl<br />
  24. 24. minggl<br />
  25. 25. minggl<br />
  26. 26. minggl<br />
  27. 27. How they compare<br />

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