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My presentation on the future of social media for the National Archives.

My presentation on the future of social media for the National Archives.

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  • Helped to drive adoption of avatars, abbreviations (LOL, BRB) and emoticons. Other IM clients soon followed

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  • 1. The past, present and future of social media Alex Howard Government 2.0 Correspondent O’Reilly Media
  • 2. What is social media?
  • 3. Postal Service (550 BC)
  • 4. Telegraph (1792)
  • 5. Pneumatic mail (1865)
  • 6. Telephone (1890)
  • 7. Radio (1891)
  • 8. Email (1966)
  • 9.
    • ARPANET (1969)
  • 10. Commercial online services (1969)
  • 11.  
  • 12. Bulletin Board Services (BBS) (1979) Ward Christensen and the First BBS [Credit: Wikipedia]
  • 13. Usenet (1979)
    • Conceived of by Tom Truscott and Jim Ellis.
    • Usenet let users post articles or posts to newsgroups.
  • 14. Online chat rooms (1980)
  • 15. Internet Relay Chat (1988)
    • IRC was followed by ICQ in the mid-90s.
    • First IM program for PCs.
  • 16. World Wide Web (1991) Credit: http:// www.radford.edu/srabago/links/text.html ]
  • 17. Blogs (1994)
    • First blog? Links.net
  • 18. Wikis (1994)
    • Ward Cunningham was inspired in part by Apple’s Hypercard
    • He developed Vannevar Bush’s ideas of “allowing users to comment on and change one another’s text”
  • 19. America Online (1995)
  • 20. Social networks (1997)
  • 21. P2P/ Social filesharing (1999)
  • 22. Livejournal … and Blogger (1999)
  • 23. Wikipedia (2001)
  • 24. RSS (2002)
  • 25. Friendster (2002)
  • 26. MySpace (2003)
    • Friendster (2002)
    • MySpace (2003)
  • 27. Second Life (2003)
  • 28. Facebook, Digg, Flickr and LinkedIn (2004 )
  • 29. YouTube (2005)
  • 30. Twitter (2006)
  • 31. Livestreaming (2006)
    • uStream.tv
    • Justin.tv
    • Livestream.com
  • 32. First YouTube Presidential Debate (2007) [Credit: HowStuffWorks ]
  • 33. Tumblr (2007)
    • Lifestreaming + microblogging platform
  • 34. My.Barack.Obama.com (2007)
    • 2 million+ members. Most contributed to nearly half a billion dollars raised online.
  • 35. #IranElection (2009) [Credit: UPI ]
  • 36. Foursquare (2009)
  • 37. Posterous (2009)
  • 38. DoD Social Media Policy (2010)
  • 39. Google Plus (2011)
  • 40.  
  • 41. The Future?
  • 42. China
  • 43. Russia
  • 44. Augmented reality
  • 45. Augmented overload! Image Credit: Daonk.org
  • 46. Digital tools for open government NY Senate on iTunes
  • 47. Social audits
  • 48. Social memories Image Credit: Portal To Your Dreams
  • 49. We’ll need better filter/browsers Image credit: PC World on Aurora
  • 50. Privacy challenges
  • 51. The stream